J Hall

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Forget About Setting Goals. Focus on This Instead.

We all have things that we want to achieve in our lives — getting into the better shape, building a successful business, raising a wonderful family, …

Top 10 board games everyone should have | Board Game Reviews

Hey, everyone! Today we’re going to speak about the 10 board games everyone should own. Why? Each game from this list has an incredible replayability …

18 Signs You Are Killing Your Creativity

<i>“Creativity is contagious, pass it on” — Albert Einstein</i><p>You can make a significant impact in the world in your own small way if you expand your …

Want a Creative Culture? Pixar Says Do These 3 Things

Pixar achieves legendary levels of creativity not only by hiring great people but also in the way they design and run their teams.<p>Leaders worry about innovation. This is true of almost every executive in any industry. While much has been written on various innovators' dilemmas and how to overcome …

How to Design for the Poorest Markets

<b>Over the past 30 years,</b> I’ve looked at hundreds of technologies for developing countries. Some provided elegant solutions for challenging technical …

Customers

25 Weight Loss Smoothies to Help You Lose Fat

If you had the power to make your life better in just 30 seconds, would you use it?<p>Well, that power is yours. With the simple push of a button, you …

Nutrition

Warren Berger’s Three-Part Method for More Creativity

<i>“A problem well stated is a problem half-solved.”</i> <br>— Charles “Boss” Kettering***The whole scientific method is built on a very simple structure: <i>If I</i> …

Creativity

How to stop wasting time online and make space for creativity

If most of us, myself included, were completely honest about our balance between consumption and creation, we’d see that it’s pretty out of whack. We consume far more than we create, when it should be the opposite. Every day our consumption diet includes some combination of articles, emails, social …

Social Media

10 TED Talks that re-imagine school

All over the world, there's a growing consensus that our education systems are broken. These educators offer lessons in how we might re-imagine …

How to write descriptively - Nalo Hopkinson

The quest to end poverty

It's the challenge of our age: How do we end poverty? Hear ideas and results from economists, philanthropists, activists working -- in labs and on …

How to find work you love

Scott Dinsmore quit a job that made him miserable, and spent the next four years wondering how to find work that was joyful and meaningful. He shares …

Happiness

The 50 Best Songs of 2015

As with our 50 best albums of 2015, arriving at a consensus for the 50 best songs is a long, demanding process. A ridiculous 302 songs were nominated …

We Don’t Need No Stinking Badges… Or Do We?

Never have there been so many options available to acquire knowledge at various life stages, nor have there been so many ways to acknowledge the …

Higher Education

Student Course Evaluations Get An 'F'

At Denny's, diners are asked to fill out comment cards. How was your meal? Were you satisfied with the quality of service? Were the restrooms clean?<p>In universities around the world, semesters end with students filling out similar surveys about their experience in the class and the quality of the …

How to Make a Chili Stuffed Sweet Potato

<i>This is an article from Nerd Fitness Rebel Chef Noel Fernando</i><p>Imagine sitting around a camp fire on a clear desert night. Decked out in ponchos, …

Recipes

How to hack creativity

Not only that, understanding the way your brain works and regularly training it can help you better exploit your <i>limited</i> creativity reserves and increase them over time. So why not hack into the brain and take control of our creativity instead of letting it mess around with us?<p>Here’s a round-up of …

Creativity

The 4 Phases Of Developing Your Creative Voice

We all have heroes of our chosen craft. These are people we deeply admire, because their work moves us, and challenges us to be better at our own. …

Creativity

11 best ways to brainstorm creative ideas

Stuck for design inspiration? Can't get started on a project or still looking for a suitable angle? Struggling to overcome creative block?<p>Don't feel …

Creativity

Podcast Suggestions for Men: 24 Shows to Make You a Better Man | The Art of Manliness

The humble podcast has seen its fair share of ups and downs since its inception (at least as we know it now) about 15 years ago. These days, …

Top 30 Must-Read Posts On Leadership | August 2015

So here’s my top 30 curated leadership <b>tweets</b> you might have missed in August 2015.• 27 Practices Resilient Leaders Use to Thrive by …

Leadership

The Best Full-Body Workout to Lose Up to 16 Pounds

More than 500 men and women signed up to try out <i>Zero Belly Diet</i>—and many lost up to 16 pounds in 14 days!<p>Now, with the book a bestseller, we share …

Weight Loss

4 Zero Belly Dinners (In 10 Minutes Or Less!)

You'll be looking forward to dinner all day long.

Food

A call to reinvent liberal arts education

Bennington president Liz Coleman delivers a call-to-arms for radical reform in higher education. Bucking the trend to push students toward …

23 Protein Shake Recipes for Weight Loss From Eat This, Not That!

Packed with essential nutrients that keep your skin, hair, bones and heart healthy, there’s virtually no prep work or cleanup with shakes. But not …

Nutrition

How to Lose Weight While Cycling

Spinning those pedals provides a fat-scorching workout that’s gentle on the joints, and actually fun to do, no matter how much you weigh. Here are eight easy ways to get leaner by bike.<p><b>SPIN BEFORE BREAKFAST</b>: Set up your trainer in a pleasant, convenient spot and saddle up each morning for 20 …

How Ron the Lay Pastor Lost 100 lbs

<b>Meet Ron, an office manager for a retirement and investment firm, a lay pastor at a local church, and a badass nerd.</b>Ron and his family (wife of eight …

Motivation

Video Explains Why Special Effects in Movies Peaked in the 1990s

New letters from U.S. and accreditors provide framework for approval of competency-based degrees

The U.S. Department of Education and regional accreditors are closer to being on the same page about competency-based education.<p>Earlier this month …

Higher Education