Myra Thomas

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5 Game-Changing Podcasts To Listen To On Your Commute

Podcasts are an excellent and free way to help you to continue learning and set you up for long term success.<p>If you're like me and have a commute to the office, you treat your car, subway, plane, bus or train ride as a classroom. This travel time, whether it's 10 minutes or two hours, is an …

Simplified® by Emily Ley

Planners and organizational tools for women. The Simplified Planner® is an easy-to-use, simple agenda created to help you achieve balance in your …

The Most Important Trait to Have as an Entrepreneur

Andrew Dreskin, CEO of Ticketfly, explains why all entrepreneurs need to be comfortable with the fact that failure is more common than success.

Albert Einstein Proven Right on His Life Advice Being Worth More Than a Cash Tip

Physicist Albert Einstein, one of history’s greatest minds, has been proven right in the long term about a lot of things, like the continued success …

Our Universe Likely Has Trillions (Not Billions) Of Galaxies

The universe is a big place. An astronomically enormous place. Until 2016, it was thought that the observable universe held about 100 billion …

Neuroscientists have figured out why you can’t concentrate at work

Even though most people think about themselves as primarily visual beings, neuroscience reveals a complex “connectome” of brain cells that connects all of our senses. Try writing a report in a noisy, uncomfortable place with the smells of the office microwave wafting over to your desk, and the …

Why Technology May Be Doing More Harm Than Good When It Comes To Employee Training

Most companies look at training all wrong. It’s not that they aren’t teaching people how to do their jobs; it’s that they aren’t looking at what training really is: building an employee up to becoming a more valuable asset for your company. However, assessing how and what an employee is learning …

The Odds Of Your Unlikely Existence Were Not Infinitely Small

In order for you to exist, a great many unlikely events needed to unfold in exactly the way that they did. The exact sperm cell and egg cell needed to meet to create you with the DNA sequence that encoded you, and brought you into existence; a one-in-250 million chance for a sperm cell alone. That …

Statistics

How to Hack Your Brain for Insane Focus and Productivity, According to Harvard Research

<b>The science-backed tips to destroy distractions and stay productive in the digital age.</b><p>Studies indicate that most of us have incredibly short …

15 Phrases That Make People Distrust You

Don't use any of these phrases yourself--and be careful of those who do.

Relationships

Warming Up The Cold Outreach: How To Email A Stranger

<i>Startups are the most rewarding, stressful, exciting, frustrating endeavors I’ve ever been involved with. I don’t pretend to know everything, but if you’ve got a question about building a startup in 21st century, especially as a millennial and/or a woman, I may be able to shine a little light on</i> …

CEOs

Newly Hired? Here's How To Be Sure You Succeed

In the medical world, “transplant rejection” occurs when transplanted tissue is rejected by the recipient’s immune system, destroying the transplanted tissue. Not surprisingly, this concept applies to a sizable portion of executives hired from outside an organization as well. These executives are …

Leadership

How To Explain a Short Term Job | Inc.com

Have you ever taken a new job only to find out that it was a disaster? Sometimes this is because it's just not a good fit. Sometimes the hiring manager lied to you about the job. (Surprisingly, hiring managers do this all the time--they'll play up a job and promise candidates the world, then when …

Employment

You can finally say ‘Computer’ to your Echo to command it

Still can’t make Tea. Earl Grey. Hot.<p>Amazon has added a new wake word to the Echo and the Echo Dot, and it’s the one that anybody who’s ever watched <i>Star Trek</i> wants: “Computer.” You can enable it by opening up the Alexa app on your iPhone or Android phone, then digging down into the settings to …

Being tired isn’t a badge of honor

Whenever I speak at a conference, I try to catch a few of the other presentations. I tend to stand in the back and listen, observe, and get a general …

Rocketbook | Best Smart Notebook | Cloud Notebook | Reusable Notebook

do-not-remove<p>“A cool way to do the analog-digital thing.”<p>“An app, a snap, and presto! All your notes are now online.”<p>“A good sketchbook for …

3 Interview Questions That Tactfully Weed out Narcissists | Inc.com

By design, the interview process is flawed. Both interviewer and interviewee want to know what the other is <i>really</i> like. But it's easy to hide your flaws and make sure that only the squeaky-clean best stuff shines through.<p>Though it's not easy to identify someone's true character in an interview, you …

Steve Jobs Used this Insanely Simple Strategy to Get What He Wanted (and You Can Too) | Inc.com

<i>This article also appeared on LinkedIn.</i><p>There's a video clip on YouTube of Steve Jobs telling the story of when he was 12 years old and he was looking for spare parts so he could build an electronic device known as a frequency counter.<p>He tells how he opened the Palo Alto, California, phone book and …

Hung Up

Why is the Sun's atmosphere hotter than its surface? Nasa explains

Nasa may have solved part of the mystery of why the atmosphere around the Sun is hotter than the star's surface thanks to images from its Interface …

Renowned physicist finds PROOF of God: Universe was created by DESIGN in huge 'matrix'

Michio Kaku, who is highly regarded in the scientific community thanks to his work in helping to popularise the String Theory, has developed a new …

The Rituals For Living Dreambook - Rituals For Living Dreambook + Planner

Your tool for finding clarity and achieving goals, while nourishing your body, mind, and spirit.<p>This is your life! Do you get giddy with excitement …

Productivity

10 Nasty Habits You Must Eliminate From Your Daily Routine | Inc.com

Make no mistake about it. Bad habits are called "bad" for a reason. They kill our productivity and creativity. They slow us down. They hold us back from achieving our goals. And they're detrimental to our health.<p>Of course, some bad habits are worse than others. Here are 10 of the worst things that …

Ink+Volt 2018 Planner Signature Series | Ink+Volt Planners, Calendars and Notebooks

The Ink+Volt planner was designed to make you more successful – it has layouts that help you set yearly, monthly and weekly goals with a flexible …

Daily Action Planner (30-Day)

<b>"It's not a notebook... it's a lifestyle and mindset tool." - #dailyactionplanner</b><p><b>WE ARE OFFICIALLY SOLD OUT OF THE 30-DAY ACTION PLANNER. WE WILL BE</b> …

How to Stop Procrastinating and Achieve Your Goals

By focusing on the things you're truly sold on, you'll move closer towards to achieving your vision.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p><i>This article was originally published on Nov. 10. 2016</i><p>In this animated video, Entrepreneur Network partner Peter Voogd explains how you …

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Self Defense