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Energy Storage Tipping Point Within 10 Years, Tesla Motors CTO JB Straubel Contends

<b>Published on</b> July 22nd, 2015 | <i>by Zachary Shahan</i><p>63<p>July 22nd, 2015 by <b>Zachary Shahan</b><p>Originally published on <i>EV Obsession</i>.<p>Tesla Motors CTO JB Straubel was …

Scientists Are Building a System That Could Turn Atmospheric CO2 Into Fuel

Suck it up and store it for later.<p>Scientists in Canada are developing an industrial carbon dioxide recycling plant that could one day suck CO2 out of …

Jurgen Appelo Proposes the Chunking Productivity Technique

Jurgen Appelo, CEO at Happy Melly and author of the book Management 3.0, recently posted his new technique of work management called the chunking …

Time Management

How to Recover From an Unproductive Day Like It Never Happened

We all have unproductive days. Maybe an unexpected event throws your schedule for a loop. Maybe you’re not feeling well. Whatever the reason, it can …

Time Management

4 Simple Steps You Can Take Now To Prepare For Your Retirement

It’s a good idea to periodically take a fresh look at your retirement plan. Making a few small changes now can make a big difference down the road. We’ve put together four simple steps you can take now to make both the saving and investing process a little easier — and a lot more rewarding.<p><b>1. Start</b> …

Retirement

Quick Four Minute Workout for iPhone Gets You Active Anytime, Anywhere

iOS: We've mentioned before that short breaks for activity can do you good, especially if you work in one place all day. Quick Four Minute Workout …

Exercise

8 Subconscious Mistakes Our Brains Make Every Day -- And How to Avoid Them

Get ready to have your mind blown.<p>I was seriously shocked at some of these mistakes in thinking that I subconsciously make <i>all the time</i>. Obviously, none of them are huge, life-threatening mistakes, but they are really surprising, and avoiding them could help us to make more rational, sensible …

How Writing Regularly Changed My Life (and How You Can Get Started)

I’m not going to tell you that you should write every single day, nor am I going to list out reasons that would make my arguments general enough for …

PDF4Kindle Converts PDF Files to Native Kindle Books

I love reading on my Kindle, but the screen is just too small and blurry to be useful for PDF files. While it's lacking in customizability, …

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 …

Self-help

Bypass Paywalls and Other Blocks with a Few Google Proxy Servers

Whether you work at a place that blocks a bunch of web sites, or you can’t access a page because it’s behind a paywall, tech blog Digital Inspiration …

"When In Doubt, Tidy Up."

The above quote comes from musician Brian Eno, who reminds us that sometimes the best way to spend time when you're unsure of what to do is to tidy …

Brian Eno

How Future-Proof Is Your Job?

When planning your career, it can be nearly impossible to know if your job will be safe in fifty years. It's still worth asking, though: just how …

Become a Better Writer with These Important Reading Skills First

<i>A lot of people want to improve their writing skills, both professionally and personally. In order to achieve that, a key ingredient is often</i> …

Hold Yourself Accountable for Decision Processes, Not Just Results

We often hold ourselves accountable for the results of a decision, but over on Psychology Today they recommend that you should also hold yourself …

Employment

How Regular Exercise Can Calm Anxiety

If the stress of day to day life gets to you now and again, the solution may be as simple as making sure you get a regular workout. Aside from the …

Use the "Fewer and Better" Principle to Invest Your Time and Money

We all have a limited amount of time and money to spend. Warren Buffett suggests employing the "fewer and better" principle to decide which things to …

Imaging

How to Trick Your Brain Into Thinking Your Day is Longer

<i>How many times have you wished for more hours in a day? Though adding time isn't possible, it is possible to trick your brain into feeling like the</i> …

My Secret to Reading a Lot of Books

My girlfriend says I have a thing for books. I probably spend more money on books than any other expense, aside from food. Walking into a bookstore …

Embrace Discomfort to Overcome Learning Plateaus

When you're learning a new skill, you eventually hit a plateau where it feels like you can't learn any more or get any further. It's hard to burst …

Butts

"Don't Waste Your Mind as an Office"

As David Allen, the founder of GTD, asks it: "Have you yet discovered that your mind has limited space, and it’s a terrible office?" You ought to use …

Why Exercise Helps You Think Straight

After a bout of exercise, it's common for people to report that they seem to think a bit more clearly, and even be more creative. Scientific American …

Exercise

Commit a Set Amount of Time to Learning a New Skill Before You Start

Learning a new skill isn't easy no matter what, but sometimes the hardest part is pushing yourself through those first moments when you're failing a …

The Voice

How I Went From Barely Jogging to Running 100 Miles Per Month

I started running a year ago. I had just begun a new job after leaving my own startup. I was tired of being a founder and desperately needed a break. …

Marathons

How to Escape the Cult of "Busy"

People who often say they're "too busy" or "crazy busy" sound like buzzing busy signals. And when you start sounding like an appliance, it makes it …

Time Management

Avoid Becoming a "Network Jerk" When You're Unemployed and Need a Job

When you're out of work, desperation lives right around the corner. You often feel the need to do everything in your power to rejoin the workforce, …