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This Is the Mercedes-Benz X-Class Pickup Truck

Mercedes has built trucks for years, but this is its first pickup truck.<p>Last October, Mercedes-Benz previewed its long-awaited X-Class pickup truck in concept form, promising a production version to come in the future. At an event in South Africa today, the X-Class midsize pickup made its official …

These 13 words and 10 tips will help salespeople close more deals faster

And according to marketing-software maker HubSpot, there are certain words salespeople should use to boost their chances of closing more deals, and, beyond that, there are certain characteristics common to top salespeople.

Surprising ways to beat anxiety and become mentally strong – according to science

Do you have anxiety? Have you tried just about everything to get over it, but it just keeps coming back? Perhaps you thought you had got over it, …

6 Spiritual Practices To Balance Your Emotions

Up and down ... up and down. Isn’t this how we feel <i>most</i> of the time? We fluctuate between feeling good and bad, happy and sad. We like this and …

7 Habits of Highly Positive People: The Secret to Constant Happiness

<i>This is a guest post by Celestine Chua from</i> <i>Personal Excellence</i><i>.</i><p>One question I often get is, “Celes, how do you stay so positive?”<p>Reason being people …

7 Habits of People Who Don’t Stress Over the Little Things

10 Amazing Benefits of Mindfulness Backed by Science

David K. William<p>David is a publisher and entrepreneur. He is also the founding editor of Web Writer Spotlight. Read full profile<p>Mindfulness, the …

Mindfulness

You Have the Right to Remain Silent

<i><br>by Marty Hayes, J.D.</i><p><i>DISCLAIMER: The following educational essay, written by Marty Hayes is not legal advice. It is, however, the beliefs and thoughts</i> …

How A Skeptic Learned To Love Meditation

Fancy feeling happy in 2015? Dan Harris, co-anchor of ABC's Nightline, has written a book called <i>10% Happier</i>. He shares with NPR's Rachel Martin the reasons that drove him to write a self-help book.<p>Transcript<p>RACHEL MARTIN, HOST:<p>With the flu-ridden dark days of winter upon us, here's a prescription …

5 Surprising Things That Manipulate Your Moods Every Day

Most people would like to believe they have a basic grasp on why they feel what they feel. As always, we're here to inform you that what you believe …

Psychology