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Beating Procrastination: 72 Successful People Reveal their Most Powerful Tips

Why do today what you can put off till tomorrow?<p><i>"This isn't important right now, I will get to it later." "This is too difficult, let's keep it for next week." "I need to be in the right mood." "I work better under pressure."</i><p>It comes in various forms (as above), but it has one name. …

Procrastination

Self help: forget positive thinking, try positive action

For years self-help gurus have preached the same simple mantra: if you want to improve your life then you need to change how you think. Force yourself to have positive thoughts and you will become happier. Visualise your dream self and you will enjoy increased success. Think like a millionaire and …

How To Never Give Up - 7-step Infographic Guide

If you are thinking about giving up right now, wait until you read this. Here is why – your worst days come right before success. There are 7 big …

Ask Steve Harvey: Why Are Family Members So Critical?

<i>Lifeclass</i> viewer Marteeta asks the following question on Twitter: "Why is it some of your worst critics happen to be related to you?" Comedian and …

Why You Should Talk To Yourself More — And How To Do It

Psychologists call it "self-talk," and previous studies have found that self-talk helps improve your willpower and your athletic performance.<p>New research from the University of Illinois finds that <i>how</i> you talk to yourself matters, specifically which pronoun you use.<p>For example, when you try to …

Psychology

What Are the 3 Quick and Easy Ways to Boost Self-confidence?

As a general rule, you’re better off being moderately overconfident. Overconfidence is performance-enhancing and increases productivity.<p>But what …

50 Life Hacks to Simplify your World