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This 100-Year-Old To-Do List Method Promises Maximum Productivity

It’s called the Ivy Lee Method.<p>When you’re writing your to-do list, it’s tempting to write down all the tasks you might <i>possibly</i> get done the …

Time Management

How to stop your devices from listening to (and saving) everything you say

Yes, voice technology is amazing. You can ask your phone a question. You can talk to your speaker system and book an Uber. With the right setup, your voice can lock the doors, dim the lights and change the thermostat. All across America, people are embracing their oral fixation.<p>But while virtual …

Amazon Echo

8 Body Weight Exercises You Can Do Anywhere

Are you worried you don’t have the right gear for a good workout? Don’t be, says Michele Olson, Ph.D., professor of exercise science at Auburn …

Exercise

9 Pasta Recipes With at Least 2 Servings of Vegetables

When it comes to healthy dinner options, it seems pasta is often forgotten. Which is a shame, because pasta can actually be a delicious blank canvas …

Cooking

Many Young Adults With Autism Also Have Mental Health Issues

College involved "many anxiety attacks and many trips home" for Daniel Share-Strom, an autistic 27-year-old motivational speaker in Bradford, Ontario. It wasn't just the challenge of organizing his assignments and fighting the disability office for the extra time he needed for tests. It was also …

Autism

23 Brilliant Books That Are Short Enough To Read In A Weekend

Get ready to make some room on your bookshelf.<p><i>We hope you love these book reccomendations! Just so you know, BuzzFeed may collect a share of sales from the links on this page.</i><p><i>Note: submissions have been edited for length and/or clarity.</i>

Books

Your To-Do List Has a Major Flaw (And Actions You Can Take Now to Make it More Effective)

To-do lists are popular and effective, but there’s a good chance you’re making yourself less productive.<p>To-do list is a time-honored system. It’s …

Time Management

6 Lessons for a Stunning Fall Garden

Autumn glow<p>“If I’m home, I’m in the garden,” says John Albers. After long days working as a medical researcher—a job that he describes as “all facts, …

Landscaping

Index is the cleaner, faster, better Evernote we’ve been waiting for

My issues with Evernote are well documented.<p>I broke up with the platform over a year ago, and to this day I still haven’t found the perfect solution. I like Bear for notes, and Milanote for Evernote-like bookmarking and organization, but I don’t like using two services and neither, on their own, is …

A therapist’s guide to staying productive when you’re depressed or heartbroken

“We entrepreneurs can’t afford to date,” I half-joked to a friend the other day. “We can’t take sick days when we get our hearts smashed.”<p>I’m a therapist who helps people learn to be resilient in the face of life’s uncertainties. But even I catch myself feeling anxious about how to stay motivated …

9 Stressful Things You Need to Stop Tolerating--if You Want to Be Successful | Inc.com

There are many things that can stress us out, especially when we want to create our own success stories.<p>Unfortunately, most of us end up tolerating some of our own bad habits, even though they cause much of the stress we experience.<p>So what are the stressful habits we need to stop tolerating? Here …

Self-improvement

Why You Shouldn't Charge Your Mobile Phone Overnight

You may already have heard the warnings: Don’t overcharge your mobile phone. Make sure you unplug it from the charger after it reaches 100%. Don’t …

Tech Trends

The 25 Greatest Kitchen Hacks Every Cook Should Know

Genius ideas from the <i>Cooking Light</i> brain trust show you how to save time, minimize effort, make do deliciously, and not let anything get in your way …

Slow Cookers

Apple iOS 11 Starts Causing Problems

Apple iOS 11 is packed full of features (including many secret ones), but following reports of several bugs my Upgrade Guide advised iPhone users in particular should hold off updating. This now looks a wise move because iOS 11 is causing problems…<p>A new report from mobile security firm Wandera …

IPhone 8

Asperger's syndrome: How 'Aspie' diagnosis slipped past world expert Tony Attwood

How did a world expert in autism miss a diagnosis right under his nose?<p>That's the question that Professor Tony Attwood still mulls over and deeply …

Autism

Why Are Autism Symptoms Different In Women?

<i>Why are Autism symptoms different in women? originally appeared on Quora:</i> <i>the place to gain and share knowledge, empowering people to learn from others and better understand the world</i>.<p><b>Answer by Natalie Engelbrecht, Registered Psychotherapist, Naturopathic Doctor, and Researcher, on Quora:</b><p><b>Why are</b> …

Autism

9 Things Successful People Won't Do

My last post, How Successful People Stay Calm, really struck a nerve. The trick is that managing your emotions is as much about what you <b>won’t do</b> as it is about what you <b>will do</b>.<p>TalentSmart has tested more than a million people and found that the upper echelons of top performance are filled with …

Emotional Intelligence

How to Grow Ranunculus Flowers

If flowering bulbs are one of nature’s mysteries, watching the claw-like tuber of a ranunculus produce three dozen rosette-shaped flowers must be one …

Cut Flowers

Uncovering Templates, the Hidden Gem of Evernote

One of the advantages of Evernote is flexibility. When you get a brand new account, it comes as an empty vessel to fill up with your ideas. That …

Productivity

The Early Signs Of Autism

For new or expecting parents, autism can be a worrying prospect. You are concerned about the health and welfare of your child, and the developmental …

12 low-maintenance flowers you can't kill

(Unless you try very hard.)<p>Sometimes you just want a guarantee. You don't have the money or time for that picture-perfect garden that you know …

Gardening

Autism detectable in brain long before symptoms appear

<b>Brain scans can detect autism long before any symptoms start to emerge, say scientists.</b><p>The earliest that children tend to be diagnosed at present is at the age of two, although it is often later.<p>The study, published in the journal Nature, showed the origins of autism are much earlier than that - in …

Autism

Best of Ikea 2017: Potting Shed and Garden Storage

Ever since Ikea introduced its Hindö Glass Greenhouse Cabinet two years ago, we’ve been admirers of the sturdy steel shelves and storage collection. …

MIT Gets $20 Million to Study Autism

The Massachusetts Institute of Technology announced on Thursday a new center for autism research, launching with $20 million in initial funding …

Autism

10 Amazon Echo Commands You Must Try

The big feature with every connected speaker is the ability to speak and get something interesting in response. Right now, the connected speaker with …

Why Autism Affects Boys More than Girls

While the definition of autism spectrum disorders (ASD) has changed over the years, one thing has remained relatively constant: the fact that rates …

Autism

How Habits Become Your Destiny

Habits are a part of everyone's life. We all have them, we all know of them, and most of us tend to complain about them. Yet not many of us take the …

Social Research

Gardening 101: English Bluebells

Bluebells, <i>Hyacinthoides non-scripta:</i> Fairy Flowers<p>Emily Brontë had the last word on English bluebells when she wrote “a fine and subtle spirit dwells …

How to unlock all of Netflix’s hidden categories: Free tool reveals secret genres

A new Chrome extension is making it easier for Netflix users to track down the content they want to watch.<p>Netflix currently allows users to either …

Track Down

The 9 Best Houseplants For Bathrooms

Anyone with a love for plants knows how they can cheer up a space! Indoor plants add a pop of color and freshness, and some can even help improve the air in your home. And what better room to freshen up than your bathroom? While it's not always the first room in your home you'd consider adding a …

Plants