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3 Morning Routines of Highly Effective People

What do Benjamin Franklin, Tony Robbins and Jack Dorsey have in common? They all have (or had) unique ways to start their mornings. Read on to see how their habits can help boost your day.<p>I had never been a morning person until nearly 8 years ago when I began anchoring our opening bell program on …

The 4 Traits You Need to Be a Great Leader

<i>The MPW Insiders Network is an online community where the biggest names in business and beyond answer timely career and leadership questions. Today’s</i> …

5 Reasons Why You Should Write A Business Plan - OLBlog

Why write a business plan? Just for the finance? No. We have 5 good reasons how business plan could help you shape future of your business success. …

Is homework stupid?

The average American high-school student spends seven hours a week on homework. The average for students across all developed countries is about five hours (pdf).<p>Is it all a colossal waste of time?<p>Mark Barnes, a former teacher and author, says yes. He tells Quartz his experience teaching, and …

33 business books every professional should read before turning 30

To help you figure out how to navigate the professional world and set yourself on the right trajectory, we've rounded up some of our favorite business books.<p>They include career guides, business memoirs, and academic research on how to maximize your time and network.<p>Here are the business books we …

4 Life-Changing Lessons for People Who Struggle with Anxiety

<b>“There is only one way to happiness and that is to cease worrying about things which are beyond the power of our will.” ~Epictetus</b><p>Sweaty. Hot. …

4 Ways To Stop Caring What Other People Think

<i>“Fear is the main source of superstition, and one of the main sources of cruelty. To conquer fear is the beginning of wisdom.”</i> <b>– Bertrand Russell</b><p>Last …

Handling Criticism: 5 Things to Remember Before Taking it Personally

It's impossible to know whether criticism is coming from a sincere place or not, but it is possible to process the information in a healthy, logical way. Introducing a few helpful checkpoints to keep in mind when receiving criticism so you don't become a paranoid zombie:<p><i>Co-authored by Carly Alaimo,</i> …

Free money?! How to find and claim your family's unclaimed funds

If you think it's a lucky day when you find a $20 bill in your jacket pocket, or some extra change under a couch cushion, then just wait — there could be a whole lot more money waiting with a few clicks online.<p>There is currently $42 billion in unclaimed funds floating around in the United States, …

6 Apps You Didn't Know Could Help Increase Your Productivity

<i>This is part of the Increased Productivity series where we explore the strategies and tools that will help you accomplish more on your business.</i><p>App usage has dramatically increased during the past three years, but it has also become much more difficult to determine which apps are actually worth …

18 DIY Floor Lamps to Make

I was recently asked on facebook for ways to make and makeover floor lamps. As always, I’ve got your back! I’’ve found 18 amazing ways to make <b>diy</b> …

The 37 Best Websites to Learn Something New

Forget overpriced schools, long days in a crowded classroom, and pitifully poor results. These websites and apps cover myriads of science, art, and …

When You Feel Frozen and Alone at Church

Have you ever struggled with a weighty sense of failure, a belief that no matter what you try, you'll make the wrong move?<p>Have you ever found yourself feeling uncomfortable in a group, thinking: I don't belong with all these happy people. I'd like to cheer up, but I'm tense and miserable. Wish I …

12 Simple Tips To Boost Your Home Wi-Fi

Gone are the days when we said, "What's life without love, family and success?" Today, it's "What's life without a good Internet connection?" …

20 Time Management Hacks I Wish I'd Known Before My 20s

Being able to manage your time most appropriately is something best done as early as possible. The earlier in life that you start, the better such …

14 Strange-but-True Health Tips

Check out this list to see how easy it can be to cure yourself<p>The major medical studies grab the spotlight in the media, but some of the best solutions to health problems are simple, little, and often unusual things. Check out this list to see how easy it can be to cure yourself.<p><b>Related:</b> The <i>Men’s</i> …

How To Successfully Start Your Own Online Business

Jess Levin of Carats & Cake shares how to make it as a female entrepreneur in the digital age.<p>In the digital age of blogging, online services and budding e-commerce sites, there's an endless sea of opportunity waiting to be discovered on the internet for the next generation of entrepreneurs. When …

10 Mantras From Inspirational Movies That Could Change Your Life

Inspiration can come from anywhere and anyone. Mine often comes from books and movies -- books and movies that combine life stories with a spiritual journey.<p>Inspiration can come from anywhere and anyone. Mine often comes from books and movies -- books and movies that combine life stories with a …

Innovation

8 Habits Of Perpetually Positive People

Ever notice how some people just seemingly have a bright outlook on life -- even when everything isn't exactly on the sunny side?<p>You know those people: They're the friends who have spilled coffee on their white shirt and still manage to have a nonchalant smile on their face. They're the co-workers …

Johns Hopkins University

48 Of The Most Beautiful Lines Of Poetry

"I have measured out my life with coffee spoons."<p>2. From "One Art" by Elizabeth Bishop:<p>"It's evident<p>the art of losing's not too hard to master,<p>though it may look like (Write it!) like disaster."<p>Suggested by Nekesa M., via Facebook<p>3. From "Leaves of Grass" by Walt Whitman:<p>"I bequeath myself to the …

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7 Things You Need to Stop Doing

In this post I want to write about what we all need to STOP doing to be better with people; the habits, behaviors and actions we need to curtail if we want to build connection.<p>I talk a lot about all the things you should do to be more memorable, charismatic and influential.<p>I write about starting, …

Scientific Research

Your Morning Matters: 4 Reasons Waking Up Early Can Determine Your Success In Life

We all have one thing in common: every night we all go to bed and every day we all wake up. Each day we have the opportunity to start again, seize …

Native American Code Of Ethics

By In5D on January 30, 2015 in Spiritual Awakening<p>The Native American culture is highly spiritual and places a great emphasis on the respect for …

10 Cancer Symptoms Most People Ignore

And why so many people blow them off instead of heading to the doctor.<p>Before you discount that persistent cough as just another part of flu season, you might want to ask your doctor to give it a second glance. According to a new study by Cancer Research U.K., more than half of adults have …

Cancer

9 Quotes By Will Smith That Will Inspire You To Live Your Own Life

I love Will Smith. His movies are awesome. His acting is great and you know something? He’s an inspiring dude.<p>He’s not just some celebrity. He’s a …

How French Women Curb Cravings: This 5-Minute Breakfast

All it takes is six easy ingredients and some je ne sais quoi<p>For a best-selling author who writes books with sharp titles like <i>French Women Don't Get Fat</i> and <i>French Women Don't Get Facelifts</i>, 67-year-old Mireille Guiliano isn't what you'd expect. The former Veuve Clicquot CEO is instantly warm and …