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This Jumbo Jet Night Club Is The Coolest Idea Ever

Though this Boeing 747 Jumbo Jet has been retired from the skies, it sill continues to take passengers on wild journeys. Thanks to countless hours of …

Boeing

How anxiety warps your perception

An anxious mindset can change the way you view the world in profound ways. But could a simple new treatment offer a way out of the perpetual fear?<p>As your thoughts run uncontrollably, your heartbeat starts to race and your breathing becomes heavy. Uneasiness is followed by fear, and then without …

Perception

The Truth About People Who Brag They Don’t Need Much Sleep

They could be more tired than they realize<p>For most of us, skimping on sleep means feeling cranky and foggyheaded the next day, but we all have that one friend who claims she can survive—even thrive!—on just a few hours a night.<p>A recent study suggests that people like that may indeed function better …

The Brain

5 Signs You’re on the Path to Success

Decisions, decisions.<p>We make hundreds of them each day, many subconsciously, without even realizing. But when it comes to our dreams and aspirations …

Entrepreneurship

Act Like a Leader, Think Like a Leader: How to Change the Course of Your Career

Turning into a leader doesn't happen overnight. It takes time and strategy to develop leadership skills and put them into practice.<p>Want to be a leader? You'll have to walk the walk before you talk the talk.<p>That's the claim of Herminia Ibarra, a professor of leadership at the INSEAD School of …

Leadership

15 Motivational Books To Read In Your 20s

Being 25 is hard. It took me longer than most 20-somethings, but after hitting a quarter of a century, I too realized that I am nowhere near where I …

Motivation

A Visit to Oswalds Mill Audio

Picture your typical high-end audio manufacturer.<p>It can be a spontaneous, self-generated hybrid of black shapes, brushed metals, and varying wooden …

Audiophile

11 Must-Watch TED Talks That Will Make You Insanely Productive

Spend a little time watching these talks now and you'll save a lot of time in the long run.<p>You know the old saying, "It takes money to make money." Well, the same can be said of time.<p>Sure, you'll spend somewhere between five and 20 minutes not working while you watch the TED talks below, but each …

TED Talks

15 Simple Ways to Kill Procrastination & Reclaim Your Productivity

If you find yourself constantly scrambling at the last minute to get done what you managed to put off as long as possible, don’t worry — you’re not …

Productivity

The One Quality That Separates Great Leaders From Good Ones

Everyone has bad days.<p><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 answer for: “What’s the key to great leadership?” is written by Andrea Thompson, partner at McChrystal Group.</i><p>Twenty-eight years …

Leadership

People Are Sharing This Photo Of “American Ninja Warrior’s” Jessie Graff High-Kicking At The Emmys

American Ninja Warrior’s Jessie Graff has won thousands of new fans on Twitter.<p>This is Jessie Graff. She’s a professional stuntwoman and a contestant on Emmy-nominated reality show <i>American Ninja Warrior</i>. When she turned up at the awards’ red carpet on Sunday night, she pulled some pretty awesome …

Ninja Warrior

6 Useful Psychology Tricks to Think More Positively

Ever heard of reframing? It's the greatest thing since sliced bread. Try it.<p>Do you ever hear that voice inside your head tell you things like:<p>"I screwed up again. I'm worthless."<br>"I can't do this. I was never able to do it. It's not going to work now."<br>"I am nothing compared to those …

Psychology

The Best Dressed Men on Motorcycles Ride Again

Now in it's fourth year, the Distinguished Gentleman's Ride is an annual global event (taking place in 500 cities in 90 countries) that seeks to raise awareness of and funds for prostate-cancer research. And let it be known that the "distinguished" part isn't just good branding, it's a rule …

Motorcycles

5 Ways Smart Leaders Ruin Companies

Most businesses are run by highly intelligent people. Yet, when things fall apart it’s usually due to these highly intelligent leaders’ stupid mistakes. Tragedies happen when smart leaders, who are otherwise great, sabotage themselves, day after day, with mistakes that they can’t see but are …

Leadership

10 Unmistakable Habits of Utterly Authentic People

Oscar Wilde said, “Be yourself. Everyone else is already taken.” Wilde made it sound so simple, but living with authenticity is a real challenge.<p>To live authentically, you must own your actions and ensure that they align with your beliefs and needs. This can be a difficult thing to maintain when …

Self-improvement

3 Simple Habits That Will Make You Insanely Productive

Remove the unnecessary. Automate decisions. Maintain good health.<p><i>What are the best productivity hacks of startup CEOs? originally appeared on Quora--the knowledge-sharing network where compelling questions are answered by people with unique insights.</i><p><b>Answer by Mikael Cho, founder of Crew | Unsplash,</b> …

Productivity

This Ancient Wisdom Reveals 6 Rituals to Become Happier

The Stoics held the secrets to happiness<p>People have enormous respect for ancient wisdom. They just don’t read it. Funny thing is, we’re more likely to live happier lives when we visit the classics section than the self-help aisle.<p>So how do we get the skinny on what one group of brilliant dead guys …

Psychology

Here's the exact email to send a new connection without seeming annoying or needy

Following up is critical to making a meaningful connection with just about everyone.<p>Especially when it comes to business.<p>In her Ultimate Guide to Meeting People at Events, business and publicity strategist Selena Soo writes that it's on you to connect with your new acquaintance beyond the initial …

Email

Try These 3 Tricks When Working With Difficult People

Yes, Don Corleone knew a thing or two about leadership. But dealing with other people's egos is more complicated than Hollywood makes it look.<p>Growing up in an Italian-American household meant you had to watch <i>The Godfather</i> Parts I and II every time they came on television. My father, John …

Leadership

20 Tough Truths About Life No One Wants to Admit

We all struggle. We all suffer on the inside. Every day…<p>We worry.<br>We procrastinate. <br>We feel overwhelmed.<br>We feel angry.<br>We feel lonely. <br>We don’t feel …

Happiness

14 Uncommon Habits That Contribute to Success

Find out what motivates you<p><i>What are some uncommon habits that contribute to success?</i><p><b>1. Sacrificing important things.</b> In the end, we all only have 24 hours in a day. To reach success you have to sacrifice spending time on important things to be able to have more time to spend on the things that …

Self-improvement

20 Self Improvement Tips That Will Change Your Life

Self-Improvement<p>Key to happiness in life is focusing on self improvement, if you are not doing, you are just sitting on the sidelines of life. So the …

I might look country-club rich, but I'm actually drowning in debt

<b>Debt:</b> $16,000<p><b>Source:</b> Credit cards<p><b>Estimated years until debt-free:</b> Six years<p>My childhood was spent straddling two distinct economic classes. During the school year my three sisters and I lived with my mother and stepfather in a huge, rambling house that projected affluence. In reality, we lived in …

Money

Snow White and the Seven Dwarves Makes a Surprisingly Great Crime Movie

We’ve seen endless adaptations of <i>Snow White</i>, but we’ve never seen one quite like this. In this animated short, a crew of thieves in matching hats has …

Animation

Best Balance Transfer Credit Cards of 2016

Just by coming to this page, you likely have some understanding of balance transfer credit cards. These cards are best for people who have racked up …

Credit Cards

How to Actually Acquire the 10 Most Valuable Career Skills in Your Spare Time

<i>Money Magazine</i> recently printed an article in their June issue (page 45, June ’16) that lists the most valuable career skills that a person can have …

Employment

You Can’t Delegate Talent Management to the HR Department

Successfully identifying, developing, and retaining leadership talent is critical for any organization’s long-term success. That’s why many of them, particularly the largest ones, rely on full-time “talent management” professionals, who work in coordination with other parts of HR.<p>These talent …

Human Resources

How To Reshape Your Brain and Improve Your Life in Just 5 Minutes a Day

<b>Everyone from Google to the NFL is using this practice, and you should too.</b><p><i>How do you typically start your morning?</i><p>For many of us, starting off on "the right side of the bed" involves almost immediately checking a smartphone or email, and then diving headfirst into a day of hyper-connectedness and …

The Brain

How to Give Feedback to People Who Cry, Yell, or Get Defensive

There’s no denying that performance review season can be a headache for managers. The process of writing reviews and delivering feedback takes a lot of time (especially if you do it thoughtfully) and can be particularly anxiety provoking if you have someone on your team who tends to have a …

Harvard Business Review

3 Skills Managers Must Have If They Want to Future-Proof Their Careers

Technology is about to radically change work. Here are the skills you need to be prepared.<p>The day is coming--and it's probably coming sooner than you imagine--when you'll work with robots.<p>Already, many professionals rely on smart technology to help them do their jobs (even if, sadly this smart tech …

Career Development