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Working Over The Holidays? You Can Still Get Some Recovery By Doing These 4 Things | Inc.com

Every year at the end of December AirBnB shuts down for a whole two weeks. Yep, you read that right - the company takes an en masse break. They run a skeleton staff to service customers, but they don't organize any meetings or start new projects. While this has to be one of the the most attractive …

San Francisco

The uncomfortable secret to creative success is “disequilibrium”

It’s a Wednesday morning in the IDEO San Francisco studio. Bright sunshine reflects off the Bay and through the floor-to-ceiling windows. But in the project space, the mood is darker.<p>The team is on week five of their project. They’ve been conducting tons of human-centered interviews and broad …

Creativity

Your To-Do List Isn't Working. Here's How to Fix It in 1 Step | Inc.com

You're probably familiar with the story for a jar that represents the time available in your life. You fill the jar with rocks, pebbles, and sand representing the big, medium, and small stuff you do every day. If you start with pebbles and sand, you'll run out of space for the big rocks--the things …

Time Management

Here's the Key to Great Conversation in 1 Sentence | Inc.com

One of the most famous quotes about communication comes from Stephen R. Covley. He intelligently remarked that most people do not listen with the intent to understand; they listen with the intent to reply. In essence, this means that the most powerful thing you can do when you're talking to …

Self-improvement

Your Courage Will Motivate Other Believers

<b>“Most of the brothers in the Lord have gained confidence from my imprisonment and dare even more to speak the message fearlessly”</b> <b>(Philippians 1:14</b> …

Faith

Which Is Better: Discipline or Motivation? | Inc.com

When it's time to get something done there two ways to kick yourself into gear.<p>The first, and most popular, way is by motivating yourself. The second, which isn't as widely used, is through self-discipline.<p>But, how different are they? And, which is better, discipline or motivation?<p>Discipline vs. …

Motivation

23 Amazing Quotes That Inspire You To Think Differently | Inc.com

I just returned from a month traveling in South Africa. I was fascinated in many ways how it resembled the USA. In fact, the food, culture, and attitudes are so similar, if you blindfolded a couple of Americans and dropped them in Johannesburg or Cape Town it might take them a day or two to figure …

Motivation

Ten Fears Keeping You From Achieving The Career Of Your Dreams

Several years ago, I worked with a very talented media professional who wanted a career change. But she had a senior role and bristled at starting over again. She was the breadwinner for her household and worried about imposing on her family. She was already overworked at her job and couldn’t …

Motivation

5 Ways to Stay Motivated

Many distance learners agree that the most difficult part of studying online is staying motivated. Because students must take the initiative to …

The Art Of Self-Motivation

You're reading The Art Of Self-Motivation, originally posted on Pick the Brain | Motivation and Self Improvement. If you're enjoying this, please …

Motivation

Wearing this one colour will boost your motivation to exercise, says expert

We might actually make it to the gym now...<p>It can sometimes be hard to motivate yourself to exercise, especially when the weather doesn't look all …

How to Motivate Yourself

Family at Lucille’s BBQ.I’ve been studying a lot of physics (for fun), and have found all these lovely parallels between physics and “real …

Street Photography

3 Ways to Jumpstart Your Motivation to Accomplish Anything, According to Science | Inc.com

Many of us struggle with motivation. Whether it's a personal or business failure, it's hard to bounce back from tough obstacles that zapped our mental and physical well-being.<p>Generating motivation comes easy to some and to others such as myself, it often times feels as if I'm on a wild goose chase. …

Motivation

22 Time Management Quotes to Inspire You to Achieve Your Goals | Inc.com

Time is the one thing in life that you can never get back. Once it's gone, it's gone forever.<p>In today's fast-paced world, even though it seems like we're working 24/7, are we really making the best use of our time? Use these 22 quotes to help inspire you to reclaim your time and …

Motivation

50 Ways To Live On Your Own Terms

<b>1. Stop consuming caffeine</b><p>Although people think they perform better on caffeine, the truth is, they really don’t. Actually, we’ve become so dependent on caffeine that we use it to simply get back to our status-quo. When we’re off it, we under perform and become incapable.<p>Isn’t this absurd?<p>In his …

What Happens to Your Life When You Write Goals Down

You're reading What Happens to Your Life When You Write Goals Down, originally posted on Pick the Brain | Motivation and Self Improvement. If you're …

Motivation

22 Quotes About Grief To Comfort You When You Need It Most

When tragedy strikes, the sadness, shock, pain, and immense amount of heartache that comes along with it may seem extremely overwhelming. We are not …

Success Lessons From The World's Biggest Rejects: Steve Jobs, Michael Jordan, Meryl Streep and 10 More | Inc.com

The road to success can be long, winding, lonely, and difficult.<p>But sometimes we forget. And when we run into obstacles, we think it's a sign that we're on the wrong path, that we should give up.<p>But all great successes have struggled and had setbacks along the way.<p>For example:<p>A Baker's Dozen of …

Motivation

The 13-Minute Definitive Guide to Living Your Dreams | Inc.com

Last week, I visualized my new workout partner. Today, I'm benching 20 lbs more than I ever have before.<p>A few months ago, I noticed a 50-year-old man at the gym lifting twice what I lift in every exercise. His energy and overall vibes inspired me. However, after a hectic few months and adjusting to …

Self-improvement

12 Quotes That Will Inspire You To Go After Your Wildest Goals

You're reading 12 Quotes That Will Inspire You To Go After Your Wildest Goals, originally posted on Pick the Brain | Motivation and Self Improvement. …

Motivation

This 1 Skill Is the Fastest Way to Increase Your Emotional Intelligence (and Achieve All Your Personal and Professional Goals) | Inc.com

The only way that you change the world is by impacting other people. Although popular culture praises individuality--being self-sufficient and self-made through hard work--the truth is that no one becomes successful without influencing others. To maximize your ability to navigate social, political, …

Emotional Intelligence

20 Leadership Quotes From the World's Most Influential Leaders

From Steve Jobs to Thomas Jefferson, these quotes will inspire you to become a better leader.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Albert Einstein once said, "The leader is one who, out of the clutter, brings simplicity… out of discord, harmony… and out of difficulty, …

How to Invest in Venture Capital

Can ordinary investors play in the same league with big institutions? Here's how it works.<p>Venture capital is the lifeblood of new business …

5 Key Tips to Improve Your Landscape Photography

Traveling photographer Jimmy McIntyre has been making quite a splash with his landscape photography. Check out this short clip where he shares his …

How a Master Photographer Produced These Beautiful Audi Shots in One Hour, Inside a Crappy Garage

You don't need an expensive studio, just talent and know-how<p>Product photography is one of the more technically challenging subsets of shooting, …

eBook on How to do a Documentary Photography Project

Have you ever thought about doing your own documentary photography project? Maybe you have or maybe you’ve never even thought of the possibility. …

Street Photography