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How to set up your money to build wealth as you sleep

Ramit Sethi, author of "I Will Teach You To Be Rich," writes that setting up an automatic system for savings and bill-paying "will let you focus on the fun parts of life. No more worrying about whether you paid that bill or if you're going to overdraft again."<p>You can do this in two steps:<p>Compile a …

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10 Steps To Conquering Information Overload

We’ve all heard the phrase “information overload.”<p>It reminds us of tweets, texts, emails, the endless stream of interesting articles on Facebook, those viral videos we can’t help but click on, the numerous phone photos and videos we take, Secret posts, fleeting Snapchat photos and more.<p>But actually …

7 Steps To Make It Happen (Pretty Much Anything)

Dreaming is easy, but translating those dreams into realities is not. So first you need to turn those dreams into goals, because it is goals, not dreams, that you can effectively pursue and capture. The pursuit of your goals can be broken down into Dr. Phil’s seven key steps. Learn these seven …

As Street Art Turns to Public Art in Barcelona

<b>Spain's Second Largest City Hosts "Open Walls"</b><p>A popular city for street art in the early 2000s that attracted artists from across Europe and elsewhere to its intimate doorways and darkened small streets, Barcelona has become less inviting to illegal painting in recent years due to an organized …

Meanwhile, Here's The Chatter About That Huge Financing Uber Is Doing ...

Meanwhile, Uber's "ruthless execution" and financial performance continue to astound those who are privvy to them.<p>As we reported last week, sources familiar with Uber's numbers say Uber is growing revenue at 300% per year and is expected to hit an annual run-rate of $10 billion by the end of next …

Keep Your Head Up: 'Text Neck' Takes A Toll On The Spine

"Text neck," the posture formed by leaning over a cellphone while reading and texting, is a big problem, according to the author of a newly published study in the National Library of Medicine.<p>Kenneth K. Hansraj, chief of spine surgery at New York Spine Surgery & Rehabilitation Medicine, says the …

How Animals Hacked The Rainbow And Got Stumped On Blue

Until about 600 million years ago, seeing colors didn't matter so much to Earth's inhabitants — nobody had eyes.<p>"Before the eye evolved, you just wouldn't have seen what was there," says Andrew Parker, a biologist at London's Natural History Museum who studies the evolution of color.<p>Simple animals …

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Making the Most of Your Doctor: Three Words to Get the Best Out of Those 10 Minutes

There are many models of communication that are used to train doctors in patient communication. A common one that we will use to demonstrate today is called the ICE model: ideas, concerns and expectations.<p>We have all seen those long faces on their way out of the doctor's clinic: frustrated, …

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New 'Tripr' App Makes Your Friends For You, Ahead Of Time

Instead of taking chances that you'll meet some good-looking backpacker at the next hostel or run into a gaggle of handsome travelers on a Parisian street, why not just "book them" ahead for your next vacation? New travel app Tripr can (and will) make that happen.<p>The app's mantra is that you should …

Hacking Into Your Happy Chemicals: Dopamine, Serotonin, Endorphins and Oxytocin

Dopamine, serotonin, oxytocin and endorphins are the quartet responsible for our happiness. Many events can trigger these neurotransmitters, but rather than being in the passenger seat, there are ways we can intentionally cause them to flow.<p><i>Image Credit: Pixabay.</i><p>We might not have a money tree, but …

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How Gratitude Spurs Growth

Think about all the people in your life that have made you who you are today. How many of them have you properly thanked? Most people will admit that they haven't taken the time to share their gratitude with even the most important people in their life - let alone the people with whom they want to …

The Simple Trick That Can Boost Your Confidence Immediately

Smile, don't slouch. And don't cross your arms. Your parents probably taught you to use certain body language to appear friendly and polite.<p>But new research shows that your body language does much more than change the way other people see you -- it can change how you see yourself. Psychologists …

Photographer Shoots Portraits of Shelter Dogs on Death Row

For the past two years, 37-year-old photographer Tou Chih-kang has been capturing the last moments of dogs at Taoyuan Animal Shelter in Taiwan. His …

15 Free Online Resources That Will Make You Smarter

Learning the new skills necessary to start a new business can be expensive, but fortunately the initiative for free, high-quality, educational resources online has only continued to grow in the past few years.<p>Below are some of the resources available to learn more about marketing, entrepreneurship, …

Never Lose Your Luggage Again With This Smart Carry-On

Traveling around the holidays, as delightful as seeing family can be, is a little hectic to say the least. That’s why we try to pack as lightly as possible, which means using a carry-on for all our luggage and gifts to the fam. But wouldn’t it be great if your light luggage was not only more …

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7 Things Remarkably Happy People Do Often

<i>This post is in partnership with Inc., which offers useful advice, resources and insights to entrepreneurs and business owners. The article below was</i> …

Refusing to be Normal - 6 Unconventional Ways to Achieve Success

I define success as maximizing my own physical and mental potential, while improving the lives of others around me. I didn’t set this as an objective …

7 Habits of Incredibly Happy People

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Why Saying Is Believing — The Science Of Self-Talk

From the self-affirmations of Stuart Smalley on <i>Saturday Night Live</i> to countless videos on YouTube, saying nice things to your reflection in the mirror is a self-help trope that's been around for decades, and seems most often aimed at women. The practice, we're told, can help us like ourselves and …