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12 Science-Backed Ways to Make Yourself Smarter

From chewing gum to having more sex, here are some things you can do to boost your brain power.<p>There are a variety of things a person can do, at any age, to make themselves smarter. And they're easier than you think.<p>One simple way to make yourself smarter is to believe that it's possible and tell …

The Brain

How to Stay Focused When You Get Bored Working Toward Your Goals

We all have goals and dreams, but it can be difficult to stay focused and stick with them.<p>Each week, I hear from people who say things like, “I start …

The Key To Reaching Your Goals: Willpower And Planning

It’s Monday again.<p>The annoying alarm breaks the piece of silence you are enjoying. You keep pressing snooze and don’t want to leave your bed. As the …

60 Simple Rules of Personal Finance

A while back, I was asked to give an hourlong presentation where I talked about my key principles of personal finance. I chose to give a presentation …

I Haven't Felt Bloated in 2 Months, All Because I Do These 5 Things Every Day

Bloating has been an issue for me ever since I was in college. That's 20 years of feeling uncomfortable, embarrassed and isolated, upset, and frustrated because I had no idea what was causing it.<p>I've seen doctors, gastroenterologists, naturopaths, and chiropractors and have had millions of tests …

Mindfulness may have been over-hyped

Mindfulness meditation has been practiced for millennia – and today is a billion-dollar business. But how much does the practice really change our health?<p>In late 1971, US Navy veteran Stephen Islas returned from Vietnam, but the war continued to rage in his head. “I came very close to committing …

Mindfulness

Google’s new Gmail aims to hit Microsoft where it hurts

It’s all business<p>Google unveiled a new Gmail design this week, overhauling its free email service with new features and a fresh look. Beyond the new design, smart replies, and email snooze features that regular Gmail users will enjoy, Google is adding in some smart business-focused features …

This Easy Hair Hack Will Take Your Ponytail to the Next Level

https://scontent-iad3-1.cdninstagram.com/vp/4122b8fd3cda20f22f1a6cc1d6b376e5/5B5EFA0F/t50.2886-16/18672103_1953957998167068_2794080400203317248_n.mp4<p>Kristin Ess, the genius behind Lucy Hale's gorgeous hair, will never cease to amaze me. Not only are her creations to die for, but they also are …

Hair

How Busy Working Parents Can Make Time for Mindfulness

It seems everywhere you look these days someone is touting the benefits of mindfulness — a practice that Jon Kabat-Zinn, the founder of Mindfulness …

Spring Clean Your Psyche

While you clean up your space, your finances, and your digital life, don’t forget that your brain can end up cluttered as well. Here’s how to sort …

Mental Health

Free Eye-Catching Résumé Templates To Help You Stand Out From The Crowd

<b>Competition in the</b> employment market can be tough. Thanks to this list of 17 free résumé templates by Creative Bloq, you can choose from a variety of …

Graphic Design

With This 1-Minute Video, Will Smith Describes the 1 Thing That Separates People Who Achieve From Those Who Only Dream

Best of all, it that one thing applies to everyone -- and to every pursuit.<p>We all have goals. We all have dreams.<p>So what separates the people who achieve their goals and realize their dreams from those who don't?<p>Here's what Will Smith -- the Grammy Award winning, Oscar nominated actor, producer, …

How Ordinary People Become Extraordinary

Everyone has the potential, but the habits necessary are adopted only by the few. Will you be one of them?<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Elon Musk has been quoted as saying, “I think it’s possible for ordinary people to choose to be extraordinary.” Now, whether you …

Motivation

8 Successful Mental Habits to Defeat Fear, Worry, and Anxiety

How intense is work right now? These simple and useful techniques may help lessen your anxiety.<p>Are you under intense pressure at work? Perhaps you're a busy entrepreneur and founder of a startup racking up 60 hours per week to keep your business afloat. Or the CEO of a company that just got handed …

7 Ways to Get People To Like You From an FBI Behavior Expert

Meeting new people can be awkward. What should you say? How can you make a good impression? How do you keep a conversation going?<p>Research shows …

The Three Biggest Differences Between Being Busy And Being Productive

Here’s how to figure out if you’re super productive or just needlessly busy.<p>You’re running around with a to-do list a mile long, crossing off item after item. You’re feeling super productive. But are you really being productive, or are you just being busy?<p>Read more >><p>Barbara Hemphill, founder of …

Meditation Guide for Beginners

Kamil Olszak<p>4:27 AM Core Basics, Featured, Meditation<p>This post is a meditation guide for beginners.<p>First of all, I’m really glad you decided to …

Three Time Management Mistakes You Don't Realize You're Making

No matter how smart or experienced you think you are, it’s important to remember you’re always a novice at something. Sounds obvious, but it’s …

How to Be Happier Without Really Trying

You are already a happiness expert. Seriously. You’re just a bit inconsistent.You already do a lot of things that researchers recommend for increased …

Detechter

Inspiration

Working Out and Still Not Losing Weight? Here Are 7 Reasons Why

These common mistakes may be to blame for your frustration.<p>Do you eat well, exercise often, and still feel like you’re not losing that stubborn …

Obama takes in India's grand Republic Day parade

NEW DELHI (AP) — President Barack Obama on Monday took in a grand display of Indian military hardware, marching bands and elaborately dressed camels, …

Obama's risky bet on Modi

Will overtures to India's PM bear fruit — or embarrassment?<p>NEW DELHI — Coming off Air Force One as he landed here Sunday, President Barack Obama started with a handshake. He stopped for a moment, then brought Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi in for a hug.<p>“Relations between countries depend less …

Obama Returns to India: 5 Reasons His Trip Makes History

With new bounce in his step amid rising poll numbers at home, President Obama is pivoting to his agenda abroad.<p>Obama and First Lady Michelle Obama …

India And America: Come Meet Mum

For two long hours he will inhale the capital's smog as he and India's prime minister, Narendra Modi, review a procession of military hardware, trick-motorcycle riders and troupes of dancers.<p>A chilly winter morning on Rajpath, New Delhi's main ceremonial boulevard, can be an eternity.<p>Mr Obama is …

India

Narendra Modi hugs Obama at start of three-day India visit

US President landed in New Delhi for a highly symbolic visit and to nurture friendship with a prime minister who a year ago was persona non grata in Washington<p>US President Barack Obama landed in New Delhi Sunday for the start of a three-day visit to India, receiving a hug from Prime Minister …

Modi’s Clean-Energy Goals Face Funding, Political Hurdles

India’s Prime Minister Narendra Modi says the world’s third-biggest polluter is ready to take on global warming. Money and politics stand in his …

Obama, Modi say progress made on civil nuclear trade

NEW DELHI — U.S. President Barack Obama and Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi said they made progress on a range of issues, including moving toward …

Barack Obama

PHOTOS: Obama Visits India For Republic Day Celebration

NEW DELHI (AP) — President Barack Obama was so honored to be invited to India’s Republic Day celebration that he showed it.<p>After arriving at …

Obama and Modi agree to limit US liability in case of nuclear disaster

Photograph: Bhaskar Mallick/Pacific Press/BI/Bhaskar Mallick/Pacific Press/BI<p>Obama arrives at the presidential palace.<p>276<p>http://static.guim.co.uk/sys-images/Guardian/Pix/pictures/2015/1/25/1422195824897/4d750de0-b322-4e23-985a-8d7ea3a93b2d-460x276.jpeg<p>460<p>Photograph: Bhaskar Mallick/Pacific …

Photographers