Edward Lim

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5 Tips to Help You Stop Being a People Pleaser

<b>“One of the most freeing things we learn in life is that we don’t have to like everyone, everyone doesn’t have to like us, and it’s perfectly okay.”</b> …

57 small things you can do every day to be happier and more successful

1. Assume people have good intentions.<p>Since you can't read minds, you don't really know the "why" behind the "what" that people do. Imputing evil motives to other people's weird behaviors adds extra misery to life, while assuming good intentions leaves you open to reconciliation.<p>2. Avoid using …

Read This Google Email About Time Management Strategy

A Google employee teaches his colleagues how to block out interruptions and set aside “make time.”<p><i>Editor’s Note: This article is one of the top 10 Leadership stories of 2015. See the full list here.</i><p>I recently wrote an email to our team that posed a simple challenge in time management. The response …

Time Management

How To Deal With Jerks In The Workplace

Think you have to put up with that jerk of a boss, client, or coworker? Think again.<p>In my almost four decades on this planet, I’ve had a lot of jobs: working at fast food restaurants, in retail, at nonprofits, movie studios, global technology companies, and being an entrepreneur. But as varied as …

Here’s What You Should Do When You Have to Make a Tough Decision

<i>The Entrepreneur Insider network is an online community where the most thoughtful and influential people in America’s startup scene contribute</i> …

7 Habits of the World’s Most Powerful People

If you're seeking more power or influence in your own life, or you just want to model your lifestyle on the powerful leaders that came before you, take inspiration from these seven habits.<p>Powerful people don't become powerful by chance. They aren't born leaders, they don't get randomly selected, …

Body Language

How Emotional Intelligence Became a Key Leadership Skill

Andrew Nguyen<p>Anyone trying to come up to speed on emotional intelligence would have a pretty easy time of it since the concept is remarkably recent, and its application to business newer still. The term was coined in 1990 in a research paper by two psychology professors, John D. Mayer of UNH and …

Emotional Intelligence

12 Motivational Quotes That Aren't for the Weak-Willed

A collection of powerful quotes that don't pull any punches.<p>Sometimes we need someone to give us the hard truth--a dose of pure, distilled honesty--to shake up normal patterns and give us fresh perspective.<p>Here is a collection of quotes that have the same effect as jumping into cold water--they are …

Motivation

Google names Best Android Apps of 2014

We still have a few more weeks before Year 2014 draws to a close but Google has already named the Best Android Apps for the past 12 months. Among the …

Cook Almost Anything with Your Bread Machine

Bread machines are useful for a lot more than just making bread. After all, you've got a single device that can both stir and heat and even do it on …

Food

9 Simple Things You Can Do to Be a Happier, Healthier Person

As a health editor, I spend the majority of my day poring over content related to, well, health. At HuffPost, we're lucky to talk to experts on a daily basis about how to live our best lives, both mentally and physically. Over time, you start to pick up on some things. Themes begin to emerge loudly …

The Key to Retaining Employees After an Acquisition

I’ve been the CEO of three start-ups, two of which have been acquired by great companies (Yahoo and Google). What I’ve learned about keeping a team cohesive after an acquisition is that ultimately, it’s not what you do to try to retain everyone — after an acquisition you can only do so much — but …

How We Work, 2014: Tessa Miller's Gear and Productivity Tricks

I've interviewed a lot of brilliant people for our <i>How I Work</i> series. Today, however, I'm interviewing... myself. Here are some of my favorite tips …

How Can I Make the Transition Easier After a Promotion?

Dear Lifehacker,<br>I recently got promoted to a more managerial position in my company, which is great—but I'm a little nervous about making the …

Delicious Dishes You Didn't Know You Could Make in a Slow Cooker

You’ve probably heard about slow cookers, and how they can save you time and money in the kitchen. Most people use them for slowly simmered soups, …

Best 10 Color Pairs For The New Year

It’s a new year and that means there will be a host of new trends and new styles around every corner. And that includes the simplest of terms, which …

For Senior Leaders, Fit Matters More than Skill

A recent CEB survey of C-suite executives indicates that organizations will require significantly higher performance—23% improvement, on average, in performance ratings— from their executive-level direct reports in the new year. How well are executives prepared to rise to that challenge? Less than …

One-hand Rule

The Q Ruler is a piece of innovation that helps you measure the length of any figure. It is designed so that it can be with one hand only and …

5 Top Brian Tracy Tips for Deal Making

“From the time you get up in the morning until the time you go to bed at night, you are continually negotiating, communicating, persuading others to cooperate with you to do the things that you want them to do,” says negotiating expert Brian Tracy, top-selling author of more than 45 books.<p>Tracy …

Escape from Life into a Private Movie Theater - Technabob

Life getting to be too much for you? Get away from everyone and everything by escaping into this DIY personal movie theater. It’s like a trip to the …

How to Identify and Overcome Leadership Blind Spots

Wondering why your team is struggling? It may be time to look in the mirror. Leadership advisor Mike Myatt explains how a gulf between what the boss …

The Six Roots of Grounded Leadership

What drives great leadership? The answer probably will surprise you.<p>The traditional view of leadership has been all about action and results. In …

How to Be a Family-Friendly Boss

I have a friend who is an ascending executive at an international financial firm. His career has always been demanding- long hours, lots of travel, ultra-high performance standards (which he always has met or exceeded). Several years ago, when his daughter was quite young, he was considering …

10 strange ways to stop you from overeating

Psychology and the human brain are awesome. This list of 10 amazing ways to stop overeating is proof of it.<p>1. Use smaller plates (fooling the …

Overcome the Eight Barriers to Confidence

To get a more confident You in the new year — or a more confident company, community, family, or team — first know what gets in the way. The best resolutions will go nowhere without the confidence to stick with them.<p>Confidence is an expectation of a positive outcome. It is not a personality trait; …