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9 Reasons Why INTJs And ENFJs Belong Together

By Will Buchanan,<p>Comment<br>• FlagFlagged<br>• http://tcat.tc/1GEoKmq<p>1. A deep senses of loyalty is ingrained in their very beings.<p>There will never be any issues …

A Stop-Motion Love Letter to the Power of Curiosity

“The more you know, the more you want to know… the more connections you can make between the different bits of knowledge… the more ideas you have, which is why curiosity is really the wellspring of creativity.”<p><i>“It is in our nature to explore, to reach out into the unknown,”</i> wrote pioneering polar …

Why Self-Care is Critical to Long-Lasting Success

In her new book, Ariana Ayu shows readers how to tap into your mojo and achieve authentic success. Rule number 1: Prioritize self-care.<p><i>In her new book, The Magic of Mojo: The Creative Power Behind Success, Ariana Ayu teaches entrepreneurs and other high-achieving individuals to tap into your mojo</i> …

10 Everyday Phrases That Don't Mean What You Think (to the Rest of the World)

English is confusing. Just check out the chart below.<p>Think back to the last time you spoke to someone from another country. Even if the other person was fluent in English, it's usually not long before some sort of misunderstanding. Here in Germany where I live, I witness miscommunications between …

7 Common Habits That Kill Credibility

When writing business documents, these attempts to seem credible backfire. Here's what to do instead.<p>With companies outsourcing everywhere and business travel on the wane, it have never been more essential to be able to write clearly. Unfortunately, many otherwise intelligent people make these …

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Stop This One Bad Habit and You'll Increase Productivity 40 Percent

Multitasking lowers your IQ, shrinks your brain, and cuts your productivity--and it's addictive. Here's how to stop for good.<p>You know that multitasking is a bad idea. You may even know that frequent multitasking shrinks your brain and lowers your IQ. But did you know that, far from saving you time, …

5 Keys to Quieting Your Busy Mind

Take back control, one breath at a time.<p>The morning I was to go on a short business trip, my client and friend Barb Schmidt, the author of <i>The Practice: Simple Tools for Managing Stress</i>, <i>Finding Inner Peace, and Uncovering Happiness,</i> shared her TEDx talk with me called, "Is This Seat Taken?"<p>In Barb's …

Why You Need to Stop Talking About How Busy You Are

No one ever felt more invigorated after hearing about someone else's crazy schedule, says leadership coach Anese Cavanaugh.<p>Being busy is a buzzkill, says Dare to Engage Founder Anese Cavanaugh.<p>"How many of you get really inspired and energized when you hear another person talk about how busy they …

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The 1 Time-Management Trick That Actually Works

All the time-management seminars in the world are wasted effort unless you take this one simple step.<p>Everybody I know has tried some type of time management, yet most are still stressed out. Despite all the books and seminars on time management, none of the techniques seem to be working in real …

Work Smarter Not Harder: 17 Great Tips

In Dan Pink’s Free Agent Nation: The Future of Working for Yourself he closes the book with a long, excellent list of “Work Smarter Not Harder” type …

The Dalai Lama's 3 Leadership Lessons

The spiritual leader says compassion and open-mindedness are key to fostering relationships.<p>Tenzin Gyatso, the 14th Dalai Lama, is known as the "ocean of compassion." His teachings are far from those of traditional business leaders, but those who are interested in building a business that's about …

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Charlotte Brontë’s Beautiful and Heartbreaking Love Letters of Unrequited Affection

“When one does not complain … one pays for outward calm with an almost unbearable inner struggle.”<p>Four years after English novelist and poet <b>Charlotte Brontë</b> (April 21, 1816–March 31, 1855) turned down a suitor’s marriage proposal with her assertive yet generous masterwork of the …

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7 Photos That Explain Why Cookie Monster Is The 21st Century Philosopher

By Harold Holger,<p>Comment<br>• FlagFlagged<br>• http://tcat.tc/1D5przP<p>Cookie Monster, with such poise and dignified grace, has entertained us, both young and old, …

The Virtues of a Wandering Heart: How External Crushes Fortify Your Relationship

“The marriages that last are the ones in which the two members regularly develop (but do not act upon) extramarital infatuations.”<p>Even as we arrive at an actual mathematical formula for lasting love, we remain tragicomically unskilled at anticipating — to say nothing of domesticating — the …

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Credibility

Unlike height or weight, your measure of credibility isn’t an objective measure. It is not something you either have or you don’t.<p>Credibility is more …

Scientists Probe Puppy Love

It's a question that bedevils dog owners the world over: "Is she staring at me because she loves me? Or because she wants another biscuit?"<p>Research published Thursday in the journal <i>Science</i> suggests that love (or something close) could be behind that stare. The work shows that when dogs and their …

This Children's Book Wants To Teach That Princesses Don't Need Saving

The Princess Who Saved Herself is about an awesome, multiracial princess who lives with a pet snake and plays rock 'n' roll.<p><b>Jonathan Coulton:</b> When I wrote the song my daughter was very into princesses and pink things, a phase that caught me a little by surprise. I certainly wasn't pushing the …

What Is an API & Why Does It Matter?

Your Internet experience runs on APIs. The acronym has helped you compare the best prices for flights, allowed you to embed a map into your store’s …

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5 Simple Ways To Make Creative Thinking A Daily Habit

Let your innovative ideas simmer and percolate with these five daily rituals.<p>Where or when do you get your best ideas?<p>I ask that question to a lot of clients and executives attending my presentations and seminars. The answers I often hear are things like “In the shower,” “Walking the dog,” “Working …

5 Great Indie Sci-Fi Comic Books that are Just Getting Started

If you’re looking for high quality indie sci-fi comic books that are just getting started (1-3 issues published so far), read on. These titles all …

The Best Comics We Read in March 2015

<b>Silver Surfer #10 by Dan Slott, Mike Allred, Laura Allred, and Joe Sabino (Scott Carelli)</b><p>I’ve been reading and really enjoying Slott and Allred’s</i> …