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Meditation = Brain Training for Focus

<i>Athletes are using meditation to get an edge for these six reasons.</i> Work In<i> author Erin Taylor shares why you should add meditation to your daily</i> …

Meditation

How to use mindfulness to manage your money better

Mindfulness and meditation techniques can help you curb overspending.<p>Mindfulness may be a buzzword — the term’s search popularity on Google Trends rises steadily from 2004 to date — but those who practice it seem to reap real benefits. Researchers from Johns Hopkins University analyzed almost …

Mindfulness

22 Bad Habits to Give Up If You Want to Be Successful

What does it truly take to be successful?<p>People love to depict success as a single colossal goal; a mountain they have to surmount. But the truth is, that mountaintop doesn’t even exist if you can’t succeed at the small tasks that are right in front of you. Success isn’t the result of one home run. …

Self-help

The man with the most Rembrandts

An American billionaire believes that no artists depict our common humanity better than those of the Dutch Golden Age. That’s why he is sending his …

Dale Earnhardt Jr. Proves What Science Says: Marry the Right Person, Be Much More Successful | Inc.com

The person you marry makes a huge difference--not just professionally but also personally. Science proves it's true. I know from experience it's true. And so does Nascar driver Dale Earnhardt. Jr.<p>I'm not saying I know Dale Jr. well. At all. We've only spoken three times. Once for about 20 minutes …

Motorsport

11 New (and Creative) Ways to Show Off Your Succulents

Your tiny plants will instantly make a big statement with these ideas.<p>We'll be totally honest and say we haven't come across a succulent we didn't adore. They're tiny, cute and downright happy. But that doesn't mean we don't want to up our gardening game in honor of our favorite plants. These ideas …

Decorations

6 Habits That Will Turn You Into One of the Most Mentally Tough People on the Planet

Learn from the best.<p>Who are the most mentally tough people on the planet? Well, that's subjective--but one group without question would have to be Navy SEALs.<p>This incredible article breaks down what SEALs do to cultivate such mental strength and fortitude. But I figured I would add my own …

Self-help

The coolest container house you'll ever see

Today we will see a project where sustainability equals sophistication! <i>Christina</i> <i>Menezes Architects</i>, based in Brazil, came with the beautiful concept …

6 secrets of the super wealthy

Unfortunately, there's no silver bullet to becoming the next Warren Buffett, Mark Zuckerberg or Jeff Bezos. But there are some wealth-building secrets that millionaires and billionaires used to help them get where they are. Here are six secrets to keep in mind when building your wealth.

Mark Zuckerberg

Switzerland has discovered the unintended consequences of negative interest rates

In Europe, after they became established as the latest method of flogging savers until their mood improves, all kinds of absurdities saw the light of the day. For example, bailed-out national governments can now fund their deficits at negative rates, extracting money from their bondholders, rather …

Economics

The Isle of Sark -- Europe's Last Medieval Feudal State Is a Stone's Throw From Normandy

You're right off the coast of Normandy, a speck of land in the cold waters of the Channel between France and England. A mere 25 miles west of the Cherbourg Peninsula of France, and 80 miles south of the British coast. A steep-sided and car-free paradise.<p><b>The Isle of Sark</b> is one of the few remaining …

What Amazing Bosses Do Differently

We all know that job satisfaction often hinges on the quality of the relationships we have with our bosses. Yet in today’s rapidly evolving, 24/7 workplaces, it’s not always clear what managers should do to create the most satisfying work experiences and the happiest employees. My research into the …

Leadership

18 Habits Of Highly Creative People

Creativity works in mysterious and often paradoxical ways. Creative thinking is a stable, defining characteristic in some personalities, but it may also change based on situation and context. Inspiration and ideas often arise seemingly out of nowhere and then fail to show up when we most need them, …

Creativity

Britain's top tech firms growing 1,000pc a year

Could these fast-growing firms be bigger than Facebook within a few years?<p>The British companies most likely to become technology giants to rival Facebook and Google have been unveiled in a new report, which names 58 firms that could hit £100m in revenue in the next three to five years.<p>The so-called …

Where over half of the world’s exports are going in one elegant chart

Quartz has analyzed how important geographic proximity is for determining a country’s top trading partners—most countries trade the most with their neighbors. But a new graphic from the research firm Euromonitor that illustrates imports and exports of a selection of the world’s biggest exporting …

Exports

International Fraud Group – Graphic Design by October Design

International Fraud Group.<p>Graphic design and creative direction by London-based design studio October Design for the brand identity of the …