John Martin

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Concentrate: How to Tame a Wandering Mind

This story originally appeared on BBC Future<p>I am about to be zapped in the head with an electromagnet, once a second, for eight minutes. I fidget, trying to get comfortable in a huge black chair with jointed metal arms that stand between me and the door. I feel faintly ridiculous wearing a tight …

The Brain

5 Habits That Are Destroying Your Ability to Lead

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Whether you’re an entrepreneur, a supervisor, or just the director of a team within your organization, your leadership abilities will ultimately dictate your professional success or failure. As a successful leader, you can chart a course …

High Level

Things to talk about in a relationship to make love last forever

<b>Things to talk about in a relationship:</b> Relationships need to grow and evolve to become perfect. Here are a few things to talk about in a …

Inside Google’s Insanely Popular Emotional-Intelligence Course

How one of Google’s original engineers became a self-help guru, and why thousands are on waiting lists for his course.<p>In 2006, Google engineer Chade-Meng Tan decided he no longer wanted to feel like a cog in the great machine, and set out to create a program that would train people to be more …

8 Ways You Make Life Harder Than It Should Be

By Ellen Nguyen,<p>Comment<br>• FlagFlagged<br>• http://tcat.tc/1FFKSyv<p>In personality psychology, there is a concept called locus of control. It refers to how much …

Women Are Running On Treadmills In Sheds Because They 'Fear Being Judged', Government Report Reveals

Women are steering clear of fitness for "fear of being judged", a new Government report has revealed.<p>Another heartbreaking reality was that those who …

How to Choose a Meditation

By Tom Ball —<p>Why is the Buddha smiling? Because it’s finally happened: meditation is mainstream.<p>Of course, the true “Buddha mind” finds reason to …