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Neil deGrasse Tyson Selects the Eight Books Every Intelligent Person on the Planet Should Read

In December of 2011, <b>Neil deGrasse Tyson</b> — champion of science, celebrator of the cosmic perspective, master of the soundbite — participated in Reddit’s Ask Me Anything series of public questions and answers. One reader posed the following question: <i>“Which books should be read by every single</i> …

How to Plant Ideas in Someone's Mind

If you've ever been convinced by a salesperson that you truly wanted a product, done something too instinctively, or made choices that seemed …

Twenty-one ways to achieve wealth and success

In his book, <i>Rich Habits – The Daily Success Habits of Wealthy Individuals</i>, Tom Corley outlines several habits that distinguish the wealthy from the nonwealthy.<p>It got me to think, How many people operate on autopilot and don't stop to monitor their everyday patterns? Below I've summarized 19 of his …

Self-improvement

28 Secrets of Exceptionally Productive People | Inc.com

Occasionally, I stumble on my own productivity tools and strategies, but mostly I borrow them from others.<p>So does Ryan Holiday, the author of the best-selling The Obstacle Is the Way (a really great book) and the compulsively readable <i>Trust Me, I'm Lying: Confessions of a Media Manipulator.</i><p>He's also …

Productivity

Uniiverse for iPhone curates nearby events that matter

Even though it feels like the classifieds are dying, replaced by online marketplaces for practically every product and category, technology has still …

The Complete Guide to Making Money in Your Spare Time

We all could do with a few extra dollars in our pocket, but unless your boss is a fan of giving you free money, you’ll probably have to work for it. …

13 CEOs and Founders Reveal Their Top Productivity Hacks

Struggling with distractions in the workplace? Here is how 13 tech entrepreneurs get the most out of their workday.

Productivity

Top ten time management tips for entrepreneurs

Running a business is difficult. Starting one with little support can be nearly impossible. Add to that family commitments and personal commitments, and you'll quickly start to feel overwhelmed. But there is a two-word solution that most successful business owners will tell you is key to their …

Time Management

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Going to school should be like going to the gym

We've heard it all before: Manufacturing is dead. Our high-tech industries can't compete with the high-tech industries of the developing world. On the international stage, Canada's reputation as a mid-level player is being seriously jeopardized. Pretty soon even our maple syrup will be made in …

Education

Just because you have a great idea doesn't mean you should start a business

You may be a brilliant scientist with a great new invention or a couch potato with a unique idea. Just because you're clever doesn't mean you have any business being in business.<p>Ideas are a dime a dozen, I often say. It's how those ideas get executed and commercialized that matters. Troll through …

Small Business

Apple's Craziest, Most Futuristic Patents Show How Insanely Ambitious Its Thinking Is

Luckily it's often possible to get a hint of what Apple has in the works, just by looking at its many patent applications.<p>It's important to note that Apple files for many more patents than it will actually use, employing a protective strategy that quickly annoys those tired of legal patent battles …

Tech Industry

17 Startup Founders on How to Become Insanely Successful

Here's what it takes to launch a business, from those who have been there before.

Startups

How great leaders fire up employees and customers

<i>This is a excerpt from</i> G3: The Gift of You, Leadership, and Netgiving <i>published with permission from author</i> Tim Cork<i>, ©2013. He is presently the president of Straight A's Inc., an international provider of leadership development, coaching and sales training.</i><p>"The leader of the past was a person who …

Top 10 Ways to Perfect Your Daily Routine with the Power of Science

Science is awesome. It explains how birds can fly, why the sky is blue, and how gravity works. However, you can also use science to perfect the tiny …

Top 10

Think leaders today have it easy? Think again

When I first launched my company, countless issues kept me up at night: financing, finding the right talent, developing my go-to-market strategy. The list seemed endless. I complained about my problems to a successful entrepreneur, who I believed had it all worked out. She patiently listened for a …

Detach Your Feelings From Reality for Better Decision Making

You might think that a bad mood is tied to an event that impacted you negatively, but that's not necessarily the case. Understanding that your mood …

The Common Mistakes You Make in Both Money and Love

How we treat money is surprisingly similar to how we act in romantic relationships. That is, we tend to act irrationally with both. In this TEDx …

The Beginner's Guide to Working From Home

Starting a new remote gig, be it a contract project or a full-time job, can be a little intimidating if you’re used to going into an office day after …

Project Management

Proof That Open-Plan Offices Are Satan's Handiwork

Are you a wage slave toiling in an "open-plan" office—meaning, in a single giant room, without so much as a sheet of waxed paper separating you from …

How to Get Reduced Prices and Save Money When Shopping on Amazon

We love a good deal and the convenience of Amazon, but not every bargain magically floats to the surface. The online retailer offers several ways to …

Shopping

Compare the Contents of Two Folders with the Diff Command

Whether you want to sort out duplicates or figure out which folder has certain files and which doesn't, you can use the diff command in the Terminal …

Getting to Yes

• <b>Author:</b> Roger Fisher and Others<p><b>The key text on problem-solving negotiation-updated and revised</b><p><i>Getting to Yes</i> has helped millions of people learn a better way to negotiate. One of the primary business texts of the modern era, it is based on the work of the Harvard Negotiation Project, a group that …

The Power of Habit

• <b>Author:</b> Charles Duhigg<p><b>OVER 60 WEEKS ON THE NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER LIST</b><p><b>With a new Afterword by the author</b> <b></b><br>In <i>The Power of Habit,</i> Pulitzer Prize–winning business reporterCharles Duhigg takes us to the thrilling edge of scientific discoveries that explain why habits exist and how they can be changed. …

The Five Dysfunctions of a Team

• <b>Author:</b> Patrick M. Lencioni<p>In <i>The Five Dysfunctions of a Team</i> Patrick Lencioni once again offers a leadership fable that is as enthralling and instructive as his first two best-selling books, <i>The Five Temptations of a CEO</i> and <i>The Four Obsessions of an Extraordinary Executive</i>. This time, he turns his …

10 Great Math Apps for Kids

These fun apps will reinforce basic arithmetic concepts and spark a love for learning math.<p>When it comes to teaching your kids math skills, you've done it all: quizzes over breakfast, extra homework help, bedtime stories that sneak in math concepts. If you're looking for new, clever ways to help …

Mathematics

Three rules for business success

If you want your business to be extraordinary, there are three rules you should follow. They won't guarantee success. But research by Michael Raynor and Mumtaz Ahmed of Deloitte Consulting LLP, published in their new book <i>The Three Rules,</i> found that those rules distinguished extraordinarily …