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How an 18-Year-Old Uncovered Tim Ferriss's Secret Cold Email Template to Reach CEOs and VIPs

Never email someone and ask to 'jump on the phone,' 'get coffee' or 'pick your brain.'<p>7 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p><i>Adapted from</i> The Third Door: The Wild Quest to Uncover How the World's Most Successful People Launched Their Careers<i>. Copyright © 2018 by Alex</i> …

Self-improvement

New research explains why moving abroad is the best way to find yourself

I was a late bloomer. When I was young, questions about what I wanted to do when I grew up left me stumped.<p>Then I moved abroad, leaving my home in Poland to follow my now-husband to Canada, Germany, and now the Netherlands. As an expat, my path became clear: I would become a writer.<p>Cliché as it may …

27 cities around the world where expats are happy, rents are affordable, and jobs are plentiful

InterNations recently released its 2017 list of the best cities for living and working abroad.<p>City rankings are based on survey responses from nearly …

A counterintelligence expert says there are 4 types of people — and you can't earn someone's trust without knowing theirs

At some point during his career with the FBI, Robin Dreeke abandoned the "golden rule" — the old adage that you should treat others as you would like to be treated.<p>He replaced it with another guideline, this one from author and speaker Tony Alessandra, called the "platinum rule": Treat others as …

10 illustrations that sum up what life is like for introverts

Being an introvert in an extrovert world is hard.<p>When "friendly" is defined as outgoing and talkative, people who prefer to spend time alone or think through what they want to say before speaking often get left behind.<p>Maureen "Marzi" Wilson finally gives introverts their (somewhat reluctant) moment …

Pre-suasion: How to influence people to give you a job, according to a psychologist

Whether you’re trying to score a new job or give the hard sell in a business meeting, the key to persuasion is as much about timing as the message …

Employment

Radical ketamine therapy could treat alcohol addiction

Scientists believe that a radical treatment involving the tranquilliser ketamine could help overcome alcohol addiction by “erasing” drink-related memories.<p>Psychologists based at University College London are testing whether a one-off dose of the drug could help hazardous drinkers who are trying to …

Why it’s so hard to get over your ex, according to a relationship psychologist

Few things knock your emotional world off its axis like a breakup. When my first long-term relationship ended, I woke up for several days in a row not quite remembering that my ex and I had split. This lapse would only last one or two seconds, but each time the reality hit, I switched from my usual …

Smart People are Happier Alone, Rest Need Others for their Happiness

• shares<p>The psychologists explain a lot of our behavior by linking it to how our ancestors, the early homo sapiens lived and how they adapted to the …

Cozy Handmade Cat Caves Where Kitty Can Feel Safe and Warm Anywhere Around the House

Elevele is a small company in Vilnius, Lithuania who crafts wonderfully creative, cozy cat caves that keep the resident felines (small dogs too) …

Why Does God Regret and Repent in the Bible?

God is capable of bringing something about and both lamenting that act in one regard, while affirming it as best in another.Listen Now

What Animal Type You Are, Based On Your Myers-Briggs Personality

If you’ve ever caught yourself wondering, “what type of animal am I?” then we have at least one thing in common. I, too, have often wondered what …

Psychology

Cute cat fights yearning desire to eat food on table with adorable results【Video】

The way this cat <b>stares longingly at the dish while attempting to control her rising paw</b> is winning hearts all over the Internet.<p>Most of the cat …

Love the One You’re With

After C. S. Lewis lost his wife, Helen, to cancer, he realized he didn't have a single good picture of her. Maybe that's hard to grasp in our culture …

How to Defeat Modern Day Atheism With Three Easy Questions

Steve Greene wrote a web article entitled How to validate atheism in one easy step and gives us the most common defense of atheism that is out …

The “American Style” Of Business Speaking And Why You Need To Master It

These four key attributes of American verbal communication are shaping the spread of global English.<p>You know about American sports–baseball, (American) football, basketball. And you know about American food–cheeseburgers, hot dogs, barbecue ribs. But did you know there’s an American business …

The Most Powerful Argument Against Christianity

The most powerful argument against Christianity is the Problem of Divine Hiddenness. God wants to have a relationship with us? Then where is he? …

Psychologists say single people are more fulfilled. I'm getting to understand why

There remains a pervasive notion that happiness can only truly come from finding a spouse, lest one rot of loneliness in some dusty attic. But a new study out of the University of California at Santa Barbara provides a very different view of singledom, one that this single woman finds enormously …

Mental Health

Why being bilingual works wonders for your brain

In a cafe in south London, two construction workers are engaged in cheerful banter, tossing words back and forth. Their cutlery dances during more emphatic gesticulations and they occasionally break off into loud guffaws. They are discussing a woman, that much is clear, but the details are lost on …

Language

Dogs imitate crawling baby

Tim Tadder