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This 15-30 minute routine makes your brain healthier, younger, and smarter

“Everything popular is wrong”  —  Oscar Wilde<p>In the book, <i>BLUE ZONES: Lessons for Living Longer From the People Who’ve Lived the Longest</i><i>,</i> author Dan …

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8 Proven Habits for Ultimate Success

Build the habits you've always wanted.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>We are the result of our repeated behavior. Or as Aristotle put it, “Success is not an action, but a habit.”<p>Here, top entrepreneurs and members of The Oracles weigh in on the one mental habit that …

How to beat procrastination (backed by science)

Procrastination has been around since the start of modern civilization.<p>Historical figures like Herodotus, Leonardo Da Vinci, Pablo Picasso, Benjamin …

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Geniuses aren't born, they're made — and 3 of their daily habits can make you smarter

The word "genius" is one of the most misused terms in history.<p>While it's often referenced accurately, the connotation that we commonly associate with it diverges away from the truth.<p>We correctly label intellectual brilliance and creative power as genius — and we should — but it's about time we …

Roots of integers are either integers or irrational

An integer is either a perfect square or its square root is irrational. Said a different way, when you compute the square root of an integer, there …

8 Actions You Can Take Every Morning to Build Your Side Business Faster

When you're working full time while building your business, every minute from the moment you open your eyes has to be used productively.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Every successful entrepreneur has a morning routine that gets them ahead every day. Here are eight …

This poem about refugees has a powerful hidden message

LONDON — Arguably any poem benefits from a second reading, but the below poem about the refugee crisis is one you <i>have</i> to read twice.<p>British poet …

How To Stop Procrastinating By Using The “2-Minute Rule”

Let me just start by saying, I’m not what you would consider a morning person. I’m not a terrible dragon by any means. But, with three kids, the dog, …

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Statistical Tests

This chapter explains the purpose of some of the most commonly used statistical tests and how to implement them in R<p>1. One Sample t-Test<p>Why is it …

Check if the security on your website needs to be fixed

Building secure Web apps isn’t exactly easy, but there are a number of small tweaks you can implement using HTTP security headers to help protect yourself against attacks.<p>With relatively simple configuration changes, modern headers like CONTENT-SECURITY-POLICY and X-FRAME-OPTIONS allow you to …

Four Pillars Of Self Leadership

Much has been written and talked about on the importance of leading others. But what about leading ourselves?I believe that our ability to self-lead …

How to appear competent without saying a word

Though they may prefer to be judged by their intelligence and experience, they are also evaluated by their style and attire.<p>First impressions are formed in an instant and appearance can heavily influence someone's initial opinion of a business leader's personality, competence and capability.<p>Like it …

Time Management Doesn't Exist, But Here's What Does...

I never understood time, even from a young age I couldn’t understand how time actually existed in this world. As a result I had a thirst to find our …

3 Simple, Small Acts of Kindness That Can Make Someone's Day

<b>“The smallest act of kindness is worth more than the grandest intention.” ~Oscar Wilde</b><p>It’s the small, everyday things that can make or break a day …

How to Communicate Without Making Assumptions

I remember when I left my first job.<p>I had been back-stabbed. My bosses had gotten into a tiff, with me caught in the middle. My co-workers had turned …

Great Life Lessons To Remember

Life Lessons are only learnt the hard way. Embrace the challenges and mistakes you make in life because the life lessons you will learn, will be …

The Secret To Changing Your Habits: Start Incredibly Small

The bigger a project seems, the less likely you are to do it because it seems like too much effort. So if you really want to form better habits start really, really small–one pushup at a time.<p>In many ways, you are your habits. Research shows that nearly half of our actions are habitual. But habit …

How to Let Your Life Speak, Discern Your Purpose, and Define Your Own Success

<i>“Someone has a great fire in his soul and nobody ever comes to warm themselves at it, and passers-by see nothing but a little smoke at the top of the chimney,”</i> young Vincent van Gogh wrote in a letter as he floundered to find his purpose. For the century and a half since, and undoubtedly the many …

Chobani Founder Hamdi Ulukaya: 'Elevate Yourself' Above Common Sense | Inc.com

How did Hamdi Ulukaya go from being the owner of a decrepit yogurt plant in upstate New York to the CEO of billion-dollar behemoth Chobani?<p>Here's a hint: Sometimes, Ulukaya said, common sense is no help. "You have to find a way to elevate yourself to be above common sense," he said, speaking to an …

Successful People Start Before They Feel Ready

<i>James Clear writes about using behavioral science to master your habits and improve your health. His free guide, Transform Your Habits, has been downloaded more than 80,000 times. This post originally appeared on his blog.</i><p>In 1966, a dyslexic sixteen-year-old boy dropped out of school. With the help …

3 Ways to Squash Burnout and Boost Productivity

<i>Joelle Steiniger is the co-founder of Small HQ, HookFeed and Minimalytics. This post originally appeared on the Crew blog.</i><p>You have no problem keeping busy. No problem crossing things off your to-do list. You multitask like it’s going out of style. But the weeks continue to fly by and you can’t help …

Timeless Branding Lessons From A Young Steve Jobs

To understand how a legacy lasts, let’s flash back to when Steve Jobs rebuilt his own.<p>“It’s a complicated and noisy world,” mused a younger Steve Jobs, “and we’re not going to get a chance to get people to remember much about us. “<p>That chance to make a memory, he says, is the essence of brand …

Leadership Lesson: The Difference Between Google and Apple

Google and Apple are both highly esteemed brands. Both companies share many common traits which have contributed to their success, but there is one very big difference between the two – Google plays offense while Apple has recently settled for playing defense. Apple is struggling to maintain its …

Feeling Appreciated? Why It Can Make All The Difference

Sam Walton, founder of Wal-Mart, once said “Appreciate everything your associates do. Nothing else can quite substitute for a few well-chosen, well-timed, sincere words of praise. They’re absolutely free and worth a fortune.” Likewise, Donald Peterson, former chairman of Ford Motor Company, said …

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35 Lessons Learned in 35 Years

A collaboration between Srini Rao and David Crandall - Every year on his birthday Srini shares one lesson for each year he's been alive. This year he asked if I'd like to design and illustrate his 35 lessons. Being his business partner (and friend!), I said "HECK YA!!!" This is what we came up …

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Utøya massacre survivors: ‘I bear my scars with dignity’ - in pictures

http://www.theguardian.com/artanddesign/gallery/2013/apr/28/sony-world-photography-awards-anders-behring-breivik<p>720<p>Photographer Andrea Gjestvang's …

Will You Leave Your Comfort Zone? Ask Yourself This Question | Inc.com

I live in Basel, Switzerland, which might have the best public transportation system in the world. It is clean, fast, on time, and can get you where you want to be. In fact, it's so fabulous that I've lived here for four years and still don't own a car.<p>So, I was somewhat amused to look out the …