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The Pygmalion Effect: Proving Them Right

<i>The Pygmalion Effect is a powerful secret weapon. Without even realizing it, we can nudge others towards success. In this article, discover how</i> …

Psychology

Slideshow: Types of Depression

America Is Taking So Many Antidepressants They're Accumulating In Fish Brains

'They are receiving this cocktail of drugs 24 hours a day.'<p>Antidepressants being taken by humans to combat depression, are finding their way into the …

Doing This 1 Thing Could Help Your Intelligence, Focus, and Creativity | Inc.com

While our lives continue to be consumed by digital technologies, lost is the art of journaling. Keeping a written journal, however, can have remarkable benefits.<p>Studies have demonstrated that "students who write out their notes on paper actually learn more," and doodling has been shown to help …

Doodling

Keeping A Daily Journal Could Change Your Life. | Inc.com

<i>"The life of every man is a diary in which he means to write one story, and writes another; and his humblest hour is when he compares the volume as it is with what he vowed to make it." -- </i>J.M. Barrie<p>You know exactly what you want in life. But you can't seem to get there. You have all these …

Productivity

Study Finds People Harness Anxiety For Motivation

Long Story Short<p>Trying to cut down on your anxiety? New research says you may need to think twice about that.<p>Long Story<p>If you're a young professional, there's probably a good chance you're trying to work on your anxiety. A recent study suggested that more Americans than ever before are stressed, …

The Science of Self-Control: 6 Ways to Develop Greater Willpower and Discipline | Inc.com

Self-control. Willpower. Determination. Perseverance. Doing what you need to do, day after day, with total focus and resolve...that's how you succeed. And that's why we all want to develop greater willpower and self-control. Willpower, determination, and resilience help successful people keep …

Will Power

This Natural Anxiety Remedy Will Become a Part of Your Everyday Routine

"You have an emotional attachment to your oil diffuser," my boss said with a smile and a laugh. And she was right; after two years of relying …

This Herb is More Effective than Prozac at Treating Depression

It’s common knowledge in the natural health world that pharmaceuticals often (if not always) do more harm than good. It’s also clear that foods, …

This Is Your Brain on Porn

Casual porn watching changes the brain a lot more than you'd think.<p>Porn watching, as a hobby, has risen to record popularity. But scientists are …

How do antidepressants actually work?

A recent article by Deborah Orr regarding her experiences with antidepressants sparked a lot of debate as to their merits and drawbacks. The truth is, they’re not as simple or as understood as many might think<p>Antidepressants; the go-to treatment for depression, or generalised anxiety. It’s …

Depression

A professional organizer gave me a simple productivity strategy that takes 10 minutes a day

In May, I met with Josh Zerkel, a certified professional organizer and the director of global community and training at Evernote. I told him about my personal organizational challenge: My desk space has been growing ever more limited as stacks of old handwritten notes keep piling up.<p>Before you …

Depressed People See the World More Realistically

And happy people just might be slightly delusional.<p>Feeling blue? Strangely, it might mean that you're actually better at judging your performance—and reality in general—than when you're not.<p>It's called "depressive realism," and it seems to suggest that in our normal state, we tend to operate under …

How to Become More Self-Aware, According to Research

You probably know more than a few people who are just clueless about themselves.<p>They make the same errors over and over but never seem to notice. …

How To Do More In Less Time So You Can Actually Enjoy Life

Become a master of time management, so you can party more<p><i>Curated by Rachel Zoe and her team of editors and stylists, The Zoe Report is not only your stop for all things fashion and beauty but all-around lifestyle as well. Check out their site for everything from shopping tips to dating advice, to</i> …

This is Your Brain on Empathy

A look into the brain while hearing a sad story reveals the neural roots of caring.<p>When you friend tells you about their awful day, how do you feel? …

The Perfect Morning Ritual, According to Science

Even if you're not a morning person.<p><b>By Eric Barker</b><p>A morning ritual sure sounds nice (if it didn’t, you wouldn’t be reading this) but what’s the point …

Cognitive scientist explains why perceiving a false reality is beneficial

There are many wrong ways to sense the world around you, and one of them is the best way to ensure your survival. Amanda Gefter of <i>Quanta Magazine</i> …

The first thing 15 highly successful people do each morning

What you do immediately after you wake up sets the tone for the rest of your day.<p>Successful people swear by morning rituals they rely on to tackle challenges that await.<p>Whether you start your day with a stretch or take a few minutes to write a tentative schedule of events, positive and productive …

Meet 'Professor X,' the AI genius who left his lab at Princeton to beat Uber, Google, and Intel at their own game

By the fall of that same year, Xiao, known as something of a risk-taker, had moved himself and his family from New Jersey to Silicon Valley, and raised some modest seed funding for his new startup focused on self-driving cars.<p>His startup, dubbed AutoX, has done its best to stay under the radar to …

How humans became intelligent

<b>From Bacteria to Bach and Back: The Evolution of Minds.</b> By Daniel Dennett. <i>W.W. Norton; 496 pages; $28.95. Allen Lane; £25.</i><p>HUMAN neurons are distant …

Behavior

Build and Mount Your Own Floating Shelves for About Seven Bucks

Floating shelves are a great way to add some shelving to your house without taking up a ton of space. YouTuber DIY Creators shows off how to build …

Woodworking

10 Habits of Unlikeable People

Too many people succumb to the mistaken belief that being likeable comes from natural traits that belong only to a lucky few.<p>Co-author of Emotional Intelligence 2.0 and President at TalentSmart<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Too many people succumb to the mistaken …

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Want to Sharpen Your Focus? Science Says to Drop These 5 Habits | Inc.com

We are bombarded with information and competing priorities, from the moment we wake up until we go to sleep. Technology has permanently turned up the volume and quantity of noise that permeates our lives.<p>The current political climate has drastically impacted employee focus and productivity. …

Social Media

11 Brutal Truths About Emotions That You Really Need to Hear | Inc.com

Since it was first introduced decades ago, the concept of emotional intelligence has been heralded by many as the secret, intangible key to success. But as this concept has increased in popularity, it's also become widely misunderstood.<p>Emotional intelligence (EI) is a person's ability to identify …

Emotional Intelligence

How a smile in your pocket could help ease depression and anxiety

It is said that when you smile, the world smiles with you and now neuroscientists are putting the time-worn adage to the test.<p>A new project by University College London is aiming to find out if simply looking at a smiling face could help ease depression and anxiety.<p>Javier Elkin and Dr Parashkev …

Depression