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10 Most Influential Books for Personal Growth

By: Amanda Froelich,<p>A means of expression one’s personal experience, scientific revelations, or new way of thought, books are extraordinary tools to …

10 Things Happy People Do Differently

Happiness is not something ready made. It comes from your own actions.<p>-Dalai Lama<p>Think being happy is something that happens as a result of luck, …

The Secret to Staying Motivated (and Motivating Other People)

<b>“Don’t be pushed by your problems; be led by your dreams.” ~Unknown</b><p>As the founder and owner of Samovar Tea Lounge in San Francisco, I’ve gone through …

How to Make the Best Decisions (Once and for All)

For any one of the 70 decisions you make daily (especially the biggies), these 8 research-backed strategies take you way beyond the old pros-and-cons …

List-Worthy

Eleven Things Science Shows Will Make You Happier Every Day

Did you know there are 11 ways we can make ourselves happier, and they are backed up by scientific research?<p>Our team tried out the popular productivity blog Buffer’s list of scientific suggestions this week and we added our own unscientific data to the mix. We spend a significant portion of our …

Building Confidence: 11 Ways To Boost Your Self-Esteem Right Now

<i>By Arianna Davis and Emma Haak</i><p>Simple rules for boosting self-esteem -- now achievable in one hour or less.<p>PHOTO GALLERY<p>11 Ways to Boost Your Self-Esteem in Less Than an Hour<p><i>Keep in touch! Check out HuffPost OWN on Facebook and Twitter</i> .

Anandra George, Life Coach for Soul Evolution

Words like dynamic, creative, keen, funny, insightful, compassionate, trustworthy, and honest have been used to describe how intuitive life coach, …

60 Ways To Make Life Simple Again

When we were young life was easier, right? I know sometimes it seems that way. But the truth is life still is easy. It always will be. The only …

Psychologists Identify the Best Ways to Study

Education generally focuses on what you study, such as algebra, the elements of the periodic table or how to conjugate verbs. But learning how to …

20 Fundamentals: What Every Teacher Should Know About Learning

What makes a teacher successful?<p>Having an expertise in reading, writing, math or science is necessary, but the ability to transfer that knowledge …

Pedagogy

The disposable academic

Why doing a PhD is often a waste of time<p>ON THE evening before All Saints' Day in 1517, Martin Luther nailed 95 theses to the door of a church in …

Higher Education

The One Reason Every Blogger Should Use Google+

Once again this week I was asked by a colleague why they should care about Google+. This is a person who regularly publishes content, already has a full plate and wanted to be convinced why she should take up another social network. A scenario that’s all too familiar with many people I come in …

Google™ Strikes Bizarre Licensing Deal With Nestlé® To Name Next Android™ Kit Kat®

Google has apparently struck a wild licensing deal with Nestlé to use the name ‘KitKat’ for its next version of Android. Though the announcement of the name by Google’s Sundar Pichai this morning struck off an immediate wave of commentary, it seems to go deeper than just a name.<p>If you visit …

World of Warcraft Trivial Pursuit arriving this month

Do you know your warlocks from your paladins? Your Pandaria from your Theramore? Your Shadow-pan from your Setting Sun? If so, prepare for the <i>World of Warcraft</i> Trivial Pursuit game.<p>The classic-board game, turned <i>WoW</i>, has 600 questions covering Geography, Player Characters, Lore, Loot, Villains, and …

Enemy Front promises a World War II 'combat sandbox'

CI Games' World War II shooter <i>Enemy Front</i> aims to let players kill Nazi occupiers how they see fit, giving them the tools to sneak, shoot and outwit Hitler's army. The game's creators call <i>Enemy Front</i>, which was previously a more linear first-person shooter, a "combat sandbox" that offers the …

Sony SmartWatch vs. Samsung Galaxy Gear: The first big battle in the wearable tech war

Two electronics titans target each other, waging war over your wrist.<p>Sony's latest wearable tech creation, the SmartWatch 2 (SW2) is attractively styled, water-resistant, and sports plenty of apps and watch faces. The Samsung Galaxy Gear is a strong contender too, running a specially tweaked …

Gear & Gadgets

The Unsafe Sex: Should The World Invest More In Men's Health?

On average, men aren't as healthy as women.<p>Men don't live as long, and they're more likely to engage in risky behaviors, like smoking and drinking.<p>But in the past decade, global health funding has focused heavily on women.<p>Programs and policies for men have been "notably absent," says Sarah Hawkes …