Rob van Krimpen

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My secret to being happier and more successful is a question I ask myself every day

Do you work hard every day? Do you spend all your energy on making a living? And do you also feel drained at the end of the day?<p>If so, there's something wrong that needs fixing. And the solution is easier than you might think. I know this because I used to plant myself in front of the TV every …

30 Behaviors That Will Make You Unstoppable

A lot of people are good at what they do. Some are even elite. A <i>select few</i> are completely unstoppable.<p>Those who are unstoppable are in their own world. They don’t compete with anyone but themselves. You never know what they will do — only that you will be forced to respond. Even though they don’t …

The 20 Biggest Regrets from Those Who Are Dying

There is only one thing that is truly inevitable in our lives, and that is the fact that each and every one of us will, at some point, will breathe …

How to Become the Best in the World at What You Do

It can feel impossible to move toward your dreams. You know exactly what you want to do, but there are endless obstacles in your way.<p>There is so much competition — thousands or millions of people competing to do exactly what you want to do.<p>How do you get out of the rat race?<p>How do you advance quick …

Google-baas Mo Gawdat ziet het leven als een videogame: 'Geluk is een algoritme'

Ontdoe je van slechte apps, keer terug naar je fabrieksinstellingen. Google-topman Mo Gawdat beschrijft geluk als algoritme, en de mens als avatar.

50 Ways To Live On Your Own Terms

<b>1. Stop consuming caffeine</b><p>Although people think they perform better on caffeine, the truth is, they really don’t. Actually, we’ve become so dependent on caffeine that we use it to simply get back to our status-quo. When we’re off it, we under perform and become incapable.<p>Isn’t this absurd?<p>In his …

Monumental inverted pyramid home in Spain will blow your mind

Just when you thought you’ve seen it all when it comes to home architecture, along comes one of the most imaginative homes yet. This inverted pyramid …

How to Radically Improve Your Mental Willpower Through Navy SEAL Tactics

<i>The secrets used by Navy SEALs and US Olympians to build mental willpower.</i><p><b>Could you think positive thoughts if you were running out of oxygen and</b> …

6 Risks Successful People Take Every Day (That Will Advance Your Career)

If you want to advance, you have to do things that may make you feel uncomfortable. While you may feel it to be risky, it’s not. The real risk is staying where you are. The risk is not getting outside your comfort zone and allowing yourself the opportunity to grow.<p>Ask yourself, “What is the real …

TRUST YOURSELF: A practical guide to achieve any goal and live beyond fear

Life is not meant to be easy.<p>There are seemingly infinite constraints (e.g., genetic and environmental) stopping you from being and living as you wish.<p>However, the primary obstacles stopping you from being and living how you want are:<p>The lack of trust you have <i>from</i> yourself and others<br>• Your emotional …

Villa X is a Dutch house with windows that protrude inwards and outwards

Dutch studio Barcode Architects has completed a house in the country's Brabant region featuring some windows that angle inwards, and another that …

Max Tegmark: ‘Machines taking control doesn’t have to be a bad thing’

Afew years ago the cosmologist Max Tegmark found himself weeping outside the Science Museum in South Kensington. He’d just visited an exhibition that represented the growth in human knowledge, everything from Charles Babbage’s difference engine to a replica of Apollo 11. What moved him to tears …

Singularity

Unveiling the Mystery of Why We Age

Researchers have identified genes that contribute to autophagy. The findings shed light on the origins of the aging process and provide evidence that …

The 5 Actions You Must Take to Beat the Fear Blocking Your Success

Never trying because you were afraid is the only failure you can't learn from.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>You’re brainstorming a crazy idea, thinking of quitting your day job, and building a wildly successful business. You want to build your own company, recruit …

A Framework For Making Bold Decisions Without Regrets

<b>Regret is one of the most painful feelings any of us can experience.</b> It hurts because regret is, more often than not, based on our own choices and …

12 Things Truly Confident People Do Differently

Confidence takes many forms, from the arrogance of Floyd Mayweather to the quiet self-assurance of Jane Goodall. True confidence—as opposed to the false confidence people project to mask their insecurities—has a look all its own.<p>When it comes to confidence, one thing is certain: truly confident …

A neuroscientist who studies decision-making reveals the most important choice you can make

It's all about who you decide to spend time with. But "it's not just advice to choose your friends carefully," Cerf told Business Insider.<p>There are two premises that lead Cerf to believe personal company is the most important factor for long-term satisfaction.<p>The first is that decision-making is …

Self-improvement

25 Tony Robbins Inspirational Quotes

<b>Tony Robbins is one of the most popular and recognisable self-help coaches in the world.</b><p>He grew up poor and today is an American motivational …

The 1 Question to Ask Yourself If You Worry About Your Future | Inc.com

"Marissa, I'm worried about how my life will look in retirement , which is 2-3 years away. What will I do in the second half of my life? I don't want to waste it. Right now I have no real vision."<p>This was part of an email I received from a client asking me to help map out a clear path for his …

Self-help

Oakland fire-damaged home transformed into a magnificent naturally-cooled residence

California-based Terry & Terry Architecture rebuilt an existing home damaged in a 1991 Oakland fire as a beautiful residence offering staggering …

Design

modo designs' open house is a resort-like retreat developed in a classy indian locality

<b>this weekend house is meant as a retreat place for a gujarati family and is located in the western locality of the ahmedabad in india.</b> one of the …

Architecture

This Is Why You Should Never Let Fear Hold You Back

“I learned that courage was not the absence of fear, but the triumph over it. The brave man is not he who does not feel afraid, but he who conquers …

Want to Be 'In The Zone' Every Single Day? Try This Neuroscientist's Simple Hack | Inc.com

As an employee or entrepreneur, mind-blowingly good performance is always the goal. But admit it. Some days you've got moves like Rocky, and others, it's all you can do to differentiate your breakfast bagel from your car keys. But the key to achieving excellence on a daily basis is within you--or, …

14 Things People Don’t Realize You’re Doing Because You’re Quietly Chasing Your Dreams

<i>Some people call it the Beyoncé technique: to keep quiet about your goals until they are achievements. The truth is that there is immense power in</i> …

The Real Key To Living With Confidence Isn't What You Think

<i>How can I stop avoiding acting confident for fear of coming across as cocky? originally appeared on Quora - the place to gain and share knowledge,</i> …

Here’s how often IBM’s Watson agrees with doctors on the best way to treat cancer

And in data presented at the American Society of Clinical Oncology meeting, IBM Watson Health gave a snapshot of how it's playing out so far.<p>The studies looked at concordance rates, or how often Watson for Oncology reached the same course of treatment as the cancer doctors at different cancer …

Small House With A Wavy Roof And Gorgeous Bay Views

Situated 550 meters above the sea level, this little house makes the most of its location and especially the views. The house was not actually built …

Oprah: Every Successful Person Can Answer These 4 Questions | Inc.com

Nearly everyone wants to be successful, but that doesn't mean that everyone wants the same things out of life. The definition of success is different for different people, and you'll never get far chasing your own personal understanding of the word unless you first pause to consider its …

Motivation

How to Change Your Life in 5 Seconds. Yes, 5 Seconds | Inc.com

In 2008, author, entrepreneur, and award-winning television commentator Mel Robbins was out of work and out of money and running out of options.<p>Her husband, Chris, had invested in a restaurant that was struggling and the family was facing bankruptcy. Simple, everyday decisions like getting out of …

Why You Need to Have Fun With Your Fears to Succeed

Do you know anyone who doesn’t experience fear on some level? You don’t because that is not possible, even if you think you might. Fear is part of …

Motivation