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How We Misunderstand 'Innovation'

<b>1. How we misunderstand innovation... a meditation.</b><p>"But there is another form of ignorance which seems to be universal: the inability to understand …

3 Beliefs of Highly Successful People

High achievement isn't just about what you do, it's also about what you believe, says HubSpot founder Dharmesh Shah.<p>Here at Inc.com, we frequently round up things you can do to be more successful. That makes sense--we all want to know what we can do to achieve more, but as Hubspot founder and CTO …

3 Scientific Insights About Being Happy

For centuries scientists have been peering out at the stars and into the human body, trying to learn how people and the universe work. But only …

13 Experts Share How they Shake Off Failure, Dump Discouragement, and Persevere - You Have A Calling

<i>“It is hard to fail, but it is worse never to have tried to succeed.” ― Theodore Roosevelt</i><p>This year can finally be your year! You can stay …

Mindly Makes Mind Mapping Simple and Beautiful on Small Screens

iPhone: Mind-mapping is an effective technique to take notes of your thoughts, but it can be a little difficult on the limited screen space of an …

Achieve Health Goals With Optimism/Positive Thinking

You're working hard to quit smoking, eat healthy, or exercise more. You're truly committed. Then you make one tiny misstep and the temptation to give …

10 Scientifically Proven Ways to Be Incredibly Happy

It's easy to think of happiness as a <i>result</i>, but happiness is also a <i>driver</i>.<p>One example: While I'm definitely into finding ways to improve personal …

What You Really Need to Be Happy

A dysfunctional family is more than disagreement or constant arguments. Anything from plain neglect, to abuse and even verbal and physical violence …

10 Questions To Ask Yourself Before January 1

Do you find yourself recycling the same New Year’s goals year after year? If so, you may believe that success just keeps drifting farther away from …

Emotional Intelligence Predicts Job Success: Do You Have It?

Consider cosmetics giant L’Oreal, which has started to factor emotional intelligence in their hiring process for salespeople. Those who were …

8 Things Happy, Successful People Never Say

<i>That’s what careless words do…<br>They make you love life a little less.</i><p>How well have you chosen your words? Have you put them to positive or negative …

Easy Techniques for Combating Stress

<i>Today’s post is by Kurt Smith (no, that’s not him in the picture – at least we don’t think it is…).</i><p>Stress. Everyone has a lot of it – it’s almost a …

Money may corrupt, but thinking about time can strengthen morality

Priming people to think about money makes them more likely to cheat, but priming them to think about time seems to strengthen their moral compass, …

7 Things To Ask Yourself To Truly Wake Up In Life

Far too often our minds get clogged up by the stress of life. Add in the words and thoughts from other people and you’ve a recipe for disaster in …

7 Smart Ways to Deal with Toxic People

<i>Don’t let toxic people rent space in your head.<br>Raise the rent and get them out of there.</i><p>Surviving the ups, downs, and lightning storms of other …

If You Cannot Measure It …Five beliefs that erode workplace motivation (Part 5)

As we have discovered with all five of the eroding beliefs in this series of posts, completing this statement falls off the tongue: <i>If you cannot</i> …

How Tinkering Can Help You Learn

Tinkering is often thought of a lot like doodling. Mindlessly playing around with things certainly can't help you learn, right? Well, as writer Annie …

5 Ways to Boost Your Confidence

A key pitch meeting. A critical presentation. A new product roll-out. Whatever you're about to do, it's incredibly important--and you're incredibly …

Eat to beat stress: 10 foods that reduce anxiety

Here’s some good news to keep in mind the next time you’re stressed out: Eating may help you stay calm.<p>But here’s the thing: We’re not talking about …

Six things you need to STOP doing to be successful

NO ONE can deny that we are creatures of habit. We hate routines, but we always seem to find ourselves stuck in them. We are always doing things that …

Growth Mindset and the Common Core Math Standards | Edutopia

Fixed Mindset vs. Growth Mindset<p>Brain scientists define learning as a process that will modify a subsequent behavior, and memory as the record left …

5 Powerful Exercises To Increase Your Mental Strength

<i>The following guest post is by Amy Morin, a licensed clinical social worker in Lincoln, Maine. In addition to working as a psychotherapist, she is</i> …

21 Ways That Men Practice Happiness - The Good Men Project

Shares 6K<p>Don’t like ads? Become a supporter and enjoy The Good Men Project ad free<p><i>Happiness isn’t merely “that time when…” or some fleeting feeling.</i> …

7 Science-Backed Reasons Why It's Good To Give

Giving of yourself -- whether it be your time, energy or money -- isn't just a boon to those you're helping. A wealth of research shows that …

Saying yes to happiness means learning to say no to the things and people that stress you out

A dysfunctional family is more than disagreement or constant arguments. Anything from plain neglect, to abuse and even verbal and physical violence …

Is Equal Opportunity Threatened By New Findings That Female And Male Brains Are Different?

University of Pittsburgh: Controversial new findings. (Photo credit: roger4336)<p>Judging by how drivers behave when they’re lost, female and male …