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Tony Robbins: Want Success? Rewire Your Mind.

7 min read<p>Brought to you by Entrepreneur Network<p>Tony Robbins is in the business of breakthroughs. He helps people achieve personal and professional breakthroughs with his wildly popular motivational seminars, his life strategy coaching to CEOs, U.S. Presidents and billionaire hedge fund managers, …

Business Strategy

Doctor Who author Jenny T Colgan: Why I love writing River Song

What I love most about River, I will say, is her absolute fortitude and humour in the face of what is, objectively, an utterly terrible life – more …

Divorce

10 Success lessons from Mukesh Ambani - "Wealthiest Man in India" for entrepreneurs

Share55<p>Tweet<p>Share92<p>+11<p>Shares 148<p>Thousands of stories are told about how children inherit wealth from their parents, but not many are told where the …

For sale: 15,000-sq.-ft. Oakville mansion complete with indoor pool and 500-bottle wine room — just $17.9M

One of Canada’s most expensive homes is on the market for $17.9 million in Oakville, Ont. — about 30 minutes from Toronto. Spread over an acre of …

The kid

<i>There’s this boy—he’s 29; I’m 46 and female. We met when we were 23 and 41. I was not and am not into little boys. The Kid chased me, and I turned</i> …

Greg Jackson's top 10 books to make you a better person

Don’t be put off! Works by WG Sebald, Roberto Bolaño and Wallace Shawn and others can help us to see ourselves more clearly and understand life better<p>“If I knew for a certainty that a man was coming to my house with the conscious design of doing me good, I should run for my life,” wrote Thoreau, …

Books

Chris Kraus on her radical 1997 novel ‘I Love Dick’

Blurring the lines of fiction, letters and memoir, Chris Kraus's first novel, <i>I Love Dick</i>, caused a sensation when it was originally published in 1997. Over the last two decades its popularity has evolved from niche and divisive to a crucial and widely celebrated feminist text. Published by …

Novelist Joshua Cohen: Want to Write Better? Get to Know Your Deepest Animal Impulses — and Kill Your Distractions

<b>Joshua Cohen:</b> The best way to start writing is to stop watching videos. The second one is maybe to stop being in videos. Yep, but I also – but that’s …

Vadim Levental: 'A novel must be more than just the story of some made-up life'

Masha Regina’s author explains how he expects his debut novel to annoy readers, but traditional make-believe no longer works in an era saturated with fact<p>“If you’re doing something really new, really out of the ordinary,” Vadim Levental says, “then that automatically means you’re really fucking …

Russia

How Does Game of Thrones Author George R.R. Martin Really Feel About That Hodor Reveal?

The author reportedly told fans on Monday night that the books will handle the whole thing differently.<p>This contains spoilers for <i>Game of Thrones</i> Season 6, Episode 5: “The Door.” If you’re not caught up, well, it’s probably too late. But leave anyway!<p><i>Game of Thrones</i> aired one of the most astonishing …

Preacher: is Seth Rogen's new show the best comic book adaptation ever?

It came shrieking on to our screens this weekend with a healthy dollop of gore, daftness and – perhaps most importantly – respect for the source material’s tone

From a Size 22 to a Size 12: This Woman Changed Her Habits and Her Life

Meet Brooke, an empowered, strong, and inspiring woman from San Francisco, who is taking her health into her own hands and turning her entire life around with her conscious choices and habits. So far, Brooke has lost <i>over 100 pounds</i>.<p>Multiple factors have contributed to Brooke's awe-inspiring success …

Fitness

21 Unexpected Ways To Eat Fewer Carbs Without Even Noticing

Healthy carbs are an essential part of a balanced diet. While fiber-rich, unprocessed foods like quinoa and sweet potatoes are much better choices …

Malaria Tests, Mini Tractors, Solar Air Conditioning: 10 Innovative African Startups

Meet the finalists for the Innovation Prize for Africa.<p>Godwin Benson first got the idea for Tuteria–a peer-to-peer learning platform in Nigeria–when he tutored a couple of kids near where he lives in Lagos. He taught math for three months and realized there was pent-up demand for one-on-one …

8 Zucchini Boats That Are So Much Better Than Zoodles

Squash: So sexy.<p>Just when we'd mastered zoodles, a new zucchini creation started taking over our Instagram feeds: zucchini boats. Foodies everywhere are stuffing hollowed-out squashes with everything from ground turkey, to rice and beans, to chopped veggies.<p>We took to Instagram to hunt down the …

Paul Madonna's New Illustrated Novel Is Absolutely Stunning

Paul Madonna needs no introduction in San Francisco's art and literary circles—he's the pen and voice behind the locally beloved and award-winning SF</i> …

Our five favorite films at Cannes so far

If it's mid-May, a cinephile's eyes turn to France for news from the world's premier film event, the Cannes Film Festival. Here's where some of the …

21 Creepy Things That Are Totally Normal in a Relationship

Being ~in love~ is actually just cute stalking.<p>When you're in a serious relationship, you tend to get pretty close and personal with your partner. From inside your cozy little relationship bubble, all the things you do with each other probably feel normal and cute. But if you guys were just regular …

7 steps to accelerating your writing

<i>This article was originally published on PR Daily in May 2016.</i> <br>Ask a bunch of journalists or professional writers how many words they can produce in …

15 Secrets To Writing A Successful Novel As Told By Children's Book Authors

"Don't quit."<p>We asked Yallwest authors if they could tell us one writing secret that contributed to their writing success. Here are their very helpful tips.

Antiphysical: Why Men Are Giving Up Sex & Relationships » Alex Jones' Infowars: There's a war on for your mind!

<b>Why are more men now watching sports and pornography instead of meeting women?</b><p>Here’s why more and more people now prefer to be mere spectators in …

Lawyer sick of the City self-publishes thrillers and sells 1m copies

Mark Dawson's life story should provide hope to the thousands of undiscovered authors around the world with half finished manuscripts under their …

27 Businesses You Can Start for Less Than $1,000

"Ask yourself, 'What's my passion?'" career and life coach Deborah Brown-Volkman said. "People want control over their career, and so creating their own business for under $1,000 gives them the ability to test it out, to see what works and what doesn't."<p><b>Related: 63 Businesses to Start for Under</b> …

Small Business

Can You Really Find Your True Soulmate?

Isn't falling in love a wonderful thing? Such unbounded union of two people -- total mergence. When enraptured in love, the feeling is undeniable and the inner conviction screams out that you have found your soulmate. To fall in love is to experience your soul at one with the soul of another. In …

How Fanfiction Helped This Writer Go From Bullied Teen To The Next JK Rowling

His books are the biggest things since Harry Potter, and Dave Rudden is using his spotlight to talk about bullying and mental health issues facing kids today.<p><b>If you haven’t heard of Dave Rudden yet, don’t worry – you will.</b> The Irish writer’s debut book, <i>Knights of the Borrowed Dark</i>, hit …

5 exercises to improve your storytelling skills

<i>This article was previously published on PR Daily in April 2016.</i> <br>Football players practice ballet. Pianists repeat small sections of music until it's …

This year’s most erotic novel makes ‘50 Shades’ look like the Bible

If British author L.S. Hilton had her way, her new book “Maestra” would come with a warning label on it. “It would say, ‘THIS IS NOT A LOVE STORY,’ ” …

Self-Preservation

14 Things I Wish I Knew Before I Became a YA Author

You might need to get a second job.<p><b>1. You will get rejected hundreds of times.</b> I have a spreadsheet of all the times I've been rejected — by editors, agents, publishers — and it's hundreds of lines long. It took me three or four years to get my first short stories published, and longer until I sold …

Writing

Viet Thanh Nguyen wins the Pulitzer Prize for fiction for 'The Sympathizer'

Viet Thanh Nguyen took the Pulitzer Prize in fiction Monday for his debut novel, "The Sympathizer," published by Grove Press. Nguyen, a professor at the USC, is one of the L.A. Times' 10 critics at large.<p>"Thanks for all your good wishes," Nguyen wrote on Facebook. "I double checked with real people …

The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo sequel 'will be written like Raymond Chandler or Ibrahimovic biography'

<b>Swedish author David Lagercrantz</b>, who took over the Millennium crime series from the late Stieg Larsson, made the remarkable announcement that the fifth book will be written in a new style: like <b>Raymond Chandler</b> or even Lagercrantz's own ghosted biography of footballer Zlatan Ibrahimovic.<p>Millennium …