Mike Bruyneel

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There's a scientific reason some people are more motivated than others — but it's possible to change

There are mornings when I look over my to-do-list and just keep staring blankly at it. Instead of getting to work, I keep checking my inbox, news feed, and making a fresh cup of green tea. Then I notice the dirty dishes in the kitchen.<p>I get the dishes cleaned up, but there are also those clothes …

Neuroscience

How To Be A Good Kisser – 10 Tips From Scientific Research:

What Does Science Say About How To Be A Good Kisser?<p>Regular readers might be saying “<i>What the hell is this, Cosmo Magazine?</i>”<p>In all fairness, how to …

Psychology

Why Is It So Hard to Tell If Someone Likes You?

Are you ever confused about someone's romantic feelings? Maybe you overlook good partners, or falsely perceive interest? Research can tell you …

Psychology

6 Stoic Rituals That Will Make You Happy

<i>This post originally appeared on bakadesuyo.com</i><p>People have enormous respect for ancient wisdom. They just don’t read it. Funny thing is, we’re more …

Tip of the Day 11/2

It's natural to deflect blame, but a real man owns up to his mistakes and takes responsibility for his actions.

Psychology

7 Exquisite Ways You Can Enhance Your Brain Power

Read more on my blog!<p>www.joeyt.net/blog<p>No matter who you are or what you do, there are so many different ways that you can enhance your brain power …

How To Stop Being Lazy And Get More Done – 5 Expert Tips

Some days the to-do list seems bottomless. Just looking at it is exhausting.<p><b>We all want to know how to stop being lazy and get more done.</b> I certainly …

Time Management

Here Are the Secrets to a Long and Healthy Life

Diet is the key to longevity—but also sex, naps, wine, and good friends.<p>In 2012, Dan Buettner set off around the world to answer a question that has obsessed philosophers and doctors since Methuselah: Why do people in some parts of the world live so much longer than others? His travels took him to …

Nutrition

What Are 5 Books That Can Change Your Life?

Little, Brown<p>Bloomsbury Publishing<p>Alfred A. Knopf<p>Farrar, Straus and Giroux<p>Harper & Brothers<p>Farrar, Straus and Giroux<p>Jonathan Cape<p>Viking Press, Dell …

Books

Psychological Lifehacks To Give You An Advantage

Lifehacks

Create an Extraordinary Life: 5 Questions to Ask Yourself Daily

<b>“We have one precious life: do something extraordinary today, even if it’s tiny. A pebble starts the avalanche.” ~K.A. Laity</b><p>Do you have a vision of a …

Loch Ness

8 Negative Attitudes of Chronically Unhappy People

All of us experience negative thoughts from time to time. How we manage our negative attitudes can make the difference between confidence versus …

Psychology

How to be human: how much should I sacrifice to make a relationship work?

<i>Leah Reich</i> <i>was one of the first internet advice columnists. Her column "</i><i>Ask Leah</i><i>" ran on IGN, where she gave advice to gamers for two and a half years. During the day, Leah is Slack’s user researcher, but her views here do not represent her employer. You can write to her at askleah@theverge.com and</i> …

Relationships

Chemistry Counts in Relationships — But How Much?

When it comes to romantic relationships, chemistry is a loaded word. Does one of these beliefs pop into your mind when you hear it?<p>For a good …

3 Tips to Begin Living Life to the Fullest

Are you coasting through life or <i>flourishing</i>? Unfortunately, most people are not flourishing. That’s a disappointing fact. The majority of people are …

Mindfulness

3 Ways to Take Your Health And Happiness Back After Losing Them

Life has a way of passing us by at what feels like the speed of light.<p>The older you get, the more quickly it seems to move. Before you know it, another day, week, month and year has gone by, and when this realization hits you, you can't help but wonder:<p><i>"What have I got to show for it?"</i><p><i>"What have I</i> …

Sounds True Presents: Body and Mind are One, Part 1

10 Zen-Based Habits To Motivate You

Applying zen to your life can bring about a radical change in your focus, dedication and positivity. Here are 10 ways to make work for you.<p>It is …

Motivation

10 Tips for a Successful Relationship

<b>Relationships come with ups and downs.</b><br>Don’t expect to be happy all the time. Be open to disappointments, too, and use them as an opportunity to know …

12 Things Emotionally Intelligent People Don't Do

One of the most important skills for being successful in life at work and at home, is not just being intelligent (meaning having a high IQ) but also …

Emotional Intelligence

10 unique decor websites that will make your apartment feel like home

Finding unique decor for your home doesn't have to be difficult.<p>The websites listed below are a curation of hidden gems and vintage treasures that …

22 Smart Ikea Hacks For Your Lovely Household

Renown worldwide IKEA deserves its place in the hall of fame thanks to its ability to provide simple designer items worldwide for a reasonable price. …

House Design

18 books billionaire Warren Buffett thinks everyone should read

Even now, he still spends about 80% of his day reading.<p>"Look, my job is essentially just corralling more and more and more facts and information, and occasionally seeing whether that leads to some action," he once said in an interview.<p>"We don't read other people's opinions," he said. "We want to …

Investing

This one word can make or break your relationship, research says

This is because the one word that can make a difference to your relationship is not 'sorry' (although this is important too) nor, oddly, 'ouch' or …

Happiness

5 Easy Ways To Improve Difficult Relationships, Backed By Research

Sometimes your closest and most important relationships are also the most difficult. Why?Columbia business school professor Adam Galinsky and Wharton …

10 Ways to Feel Better About Your Life, Today

Appreciating your life is not supposed to be work. It’s a way of allowing yourself to forgive any transgressions and make the promise that you won’t …

How To Never Get Angry: 3 New Secrets From Neuroscience

They’re one inch from your face, boiling with rage, screaming and yelling at you.And all you want to do is scream and yell back. But you know that’s …

Anger Management

The 5 Fighting Words You Need to Drop From Your Relationship

Source: wavebreakmedia/Shutterstock<p>Arguing is a part of every healthy relationship. You and your partner won't agree 100 percent of the time, and …

Anger Management

12 Tough Truths About Great Relationships

<i>Nothing in this world is more difficult than love. And nothing is more worth it.</i>Our media culture – with its happily ever after fairy tales – often …

Health