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Complaining Is Terrible for You, According to Science | Inc.com

Why do people complain? Not to torture others with their negativity, surely. When most of us indulge in a bit of a moan, the idea is to "vent." By getting our emotions out, we reason, we'll feel better.<p>But science suggests there are a few serious flaws in that reasoning. One, not only does …

Happiness

9 Reasons Why That Person You Gossip About is Happier Than You

<b>1) He isn't wasting his time talking about you or other people</b>Heard of this quote?"Big people come up with ideas. Average people talk about things. …

Happiness

Here Are 2015's Top 50 Running Songs, According to Spotify

Spotify analyzed what runners listened to in 2015 to come up with this ultimate list of running songs.<p>For many runners, a good playlist is as …

Top 10

Everything you need to know about introverted leaders

To be a great boss, you don’t have to be an extroverted back-slapper. A growing body of research suggests introverts can be excellent leaders too.<p>After all, billionaires Warren Buffett, Larry Page, and Bill Gates have been described as introverts. And other CEOs including Colgate Palmolive’s Ian …

Leadership

Stunning Celebrity Portraits Taken at Vanity Fair's Oscar Party

<b>Lupita Nyong'o</b><p>Did you catch last night's Oscars? If not, here's a quick recap. Jareto Leto and Lupita Nyong'o gave two eloquent and moving acceptance speeches, Ellen (or rather Bradley Cooper) took a celebrity-filled selfie that broke Twitter, and Leonardo DiCaprio didn't win..again. Of course, the …

Paul Rudd

Positivity Vs Negativity: It's A Question Of Focus | Pick the Brain | Motivation and Self Improvement

Well, not for everyone. Some people seem to have it coded into their DNA. The kind of person that has their house burn down, but the cookie jar …

Self-help

How You Can Form Good Habits and Stick to Them

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Have you ever set out with the goal of actually sticking to a new behavior only to find yourself not doing it at all one week later? I know I have.<p>Why is it so hard to form good habits? Why is it so difficult to make consistent change? …

Motivation

Men's Health - Fitness, Nutrition, Health, Sex, Style & Weight Loss Tips for Men

She's live. She's naked. She wants you. And she's 3000 miles away.<p>There's a whole world beyond the Egg McMuffin.<p>It's time for This Week in Chrises!<p>If you don't tow a Jeep down the road, do you even lift, bro?<p>We talk to a 24 Hours of Daytona endurance racer about sweat and recovery.<p>Jimmy Kimmel's …

11 Sites and Apps Kids Are Heading to After Facebook

By Kelly Schryver, Senior Content Specialist at Common Sense Media<p>Remember MySpace? Not so long ago, practically every teen in the world was on it -- and then many left for Facebook. Now, as Facebook's popularity among teens is starting to wane, you might be wondering what the new "it" social …

Social Media

Rosh Hashanah 2013: The Jewish New Year Explained

Rosh Hashanah, the Jewish New Year, is celebrated in 2013 from sundown on Sept. 4 to nightfall on Sept. 6. The Hebrew date for Rosh Hashanah is 1 Tishrei 5774.<p>Though Rosh Hashanah literally means "head of the year," the holiday actually takes place on the first two days of the Hebrew month of …

Hope in Hillbrow: ‘If Jesus lived anywhere, it would be here’

Arriving at the NObama protest in Pretoria, one couldn’t help but notice the white family among the Cosatu cadre. Nigel Branken, his very pregnant …

8 Ways Satan Keeps You From Worship

Satan wants to keep you from worshipping the One he hates. He wants to keep you from doing the right thing, whether that is spending time alone with …

Evangelical Christianity

Matt Keller | Your Job – Simplified – (Summer Repost Series)

Step 1: Create the Best “Product” you possibly can.<p>Step 2: Identify your “Most-Likely” Customer as best you can.<p>Step 3: Work your tail off getting …

Motivation

4 Tests to Determine if a Desire Is From God

Page 1 of 3<p>My friend was sick with frustration. You could see it all over her face and hear it in her voice as she talked about unmet expectations at …

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Are you waiting on a vision from God?

There are instances when God sends someone up a mountain and that person comes down with a vision from God printed on stone tablets. The more common …

Playlist: 7 education ideas from unlikely places

Geoffrey Canada rocked the audience at TED Talks Education with his passionate talk. Photo: Ryan Lash<p>Geoffrey Canada gives a very interesting analogy …