Irfan Ostman

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9 Bad Habits That Get In The Way Of Our Happiness

Habits. They are so ingrained in us that we do them without realizing it. They are second nature, and we can live our whole lives with destructive and harmful habits, scratching our heads wondering why we aren't happy or successful. We don't even realize that are in a continuous loop of doing the …

How Do You Know If You Have Psychic Abilities?

Psychic abilities are those abilities that allow you to see different things from outside your physical being. For many people, they are a regular part of daily life. You can hear about them in books, movies, and social media. Things like telepathy and intuition are referenced all the time.<p>Studies …

How to Find Your Purpose and Do What You Love

<i>“Find something more important than you are,”</i> philosopher Dan Dennett once said in discussing the secret of happiness, <i>“and dedicate your life to it.”</i> But how, exactly, do we find that? Surely, it isn’t by luck. I myself am a firm believer in the power of curiosity and choice as the engine of …

How to Find Your Life Purpose: An Unconventional Approach

Let’s say you’re feeling unmotivated, unsure of yourself, aimless, can’t find your passion, directionless, not clear on what your purpose in life …

27 Underrated Parenting Products That Actually Work

There are a lot of products that you don't need. These are the ones you do.

10 of the best adventure holidays in Europe

Horse-riding, Turkey<p>The Persians named Cappadocia “the land of beautiful horses” after its wild mountain ponies – and the striking landscape of deep canyons and strangely shaped rocks is perfect for an unusual horseback adventure. Ride Worldwide has an eight-day group trip that crosses plateaux, …

European Travel

80K Instagram Followers Later, Here's My #1 Advice for Better Photos (with Befores & Afters)

Spot relies on great imagery to deliver a compelling place-discovery experience. Here, our content and community lead, Kelly Lack, shares the one simple tip that has helped top Instagrammers build beautiful portfolios (and huge followings).<p>Off the bat you should know that this is not an article …

Top 10 TED Talks That Could Change Your Life

There’s no time like the present to grow or refine ourselves a little bit more, and few resources are as helpful as TED talks. In that vein, here are …

Public Speaking

Dr. Randy Cale’s Terrific Parenting: Are you sick of the arguing and negotiating?

Dr. Randy Cale<p>Do you notice that kids argue and negotiate about almost everything these days? It’s not just in line for ordering a pizza, but …

The Science of Happiness

What makes you happy?<p>This question is not as easy as it might seem.<p>According to Shawn Achor in the Happiness Advantage, most Americans find free time harder to enjoy than work. Yes, you read that right. <b>It's easier for most of us to be successful than to be happy.</b><p>Why do we have a hard time enjoying …

How to Debug Your Brain and Build Better Habits

Wouldn't it be great if you could debug your brain as though it were bad code? We might not be able to reprogram ourselves, but we can use the …

Debugging

We may already know how we will cure death—but should we?

A pair of advocates—they do legitimate research too, but their ardor is so intense, it’s hard to call them scientists—believe that they will, within their lifetimes, make ours the first generation of humans to live forever.<p>Their quest is elegantly laid out in <i>The Immortalists</i>, a new documentary …

Singularity

23 Akun Instagram Paling Kreatif dan Inspiratif (Pic+++)

Quote:<p><b>Bismillahirrahmanirrahim</b> <br>Dengan Menyebut Nama Allah Yang Maha Pengasih Lagi Maha Penyayang <br>Agan dan Aganwati pecinta fotografi tentu kenal …

KUN FAYAKUN…

<b>Pertanyaan pertama</b> adalah: “kepada apa atau siapa Allah menyampaikan kalimat KUN itu untuk pertama kalinya?”, sehingga kemudian sejak itu wujudlah …

Kebiasaan Orang Sukses Sebelum Jam 8 Pagi

Selamat pagi!<p>Suka atau tidak suka, waktu pagi adalah waktu yang sangat penting untuk gaya hidup sehat dan sukses. Apabila Anda merasa bahwa malam …

Why Empathy Is Your Most Important Skill (and How to Practice It)

TL;DR: Empathy is the most important skill you can practice. It will lead to greater success personally and professionally and will allow you to …

How to Harness Your Brain's Dopamine Supply and Increase Motivation

I spent an hour on this opening paragraph. The hour wasn't time well spent, mind you. Sure, I was working—writing, deleting, fiddling with words here …

March 2013