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Top five regrets of the dying

There was no mention of more sex or bungee jumps. A palliative nurse who has counselled the dying in their last days has revealed the most common regrets we have at the end of our lives. And among the top, from men in particular, is 'I wish I hadn't worked so hard'.<p>Bronnie Ware is an Australian …

Palliative Care

What's Your Leadership Style? 3 Questions to Ask

Do you want to be an inspiring leader, but are afraid of becoming an obnoxious boss?<p>Many of the professional women I speak with tell me they feel they are ready to become better leaders, but they don't know where to start.<p>They struggle with an underlying fear of being labeled inflexible, difficult …

Leadership

If booze and vinyl made a baby it would be the Luno EGB2 Record Console

Good booze and smooth, warm vinyl bliss; It’s true what they say: some things just don’t go out of style. But what if you could combine these two …

Vinyl Records

How to Measure Your Emotional Intelligence and Become a Better Leader

The set of human skills that determine how we manage ourselves and our relationships matter enormously. Ask yourself these questions to see how you measure up.<p>Originally published by <b>Daniel Goleman</b> on LinkedIn: Measuring Your Emotional Intelligence<p>Emotional intelligence - how we manage ourselves and …

Intelligence

7 Life-Changing Skills You Can Learn Even If You’re Broke

Skills are the gateway to a better quality career and life.<p>The problem is, money is tight for most of us after covering rent/mortgage, car payments, …

Two Buildings Were Having an Epic Post-It War Until This Happened

Photograph by @freshasthedayshewasborn<p>It all began with a simple “hi” (6th floor, 3 windows from the left). An employee at Harrison and Star at 75 …

Five of the best meditation apps

The first rule of mindfulness might be to switch your smartphone off. From checking emails at bedtime to constant, needy push notifications from mobile games, our phones can often feel like they amplify our daily stress.<p>Turning to your smartphone for respite from the digital clutter may feel as …

Meditation

The 7 Habits of the Most Productive Entrepreneurs

Here are the 7 habits the world's most successful entrepreneurs have cultivated that allow them to consistently achieve, earn, and enjoy more.<p>Here are the 7 habits the world's most successful entrepreneurs have cultivated that allow them to consistently achieve, earn, and enjoy more.<p><b>Build blocks of</b> …

Self-improvement

TEDx Secrets to Success for Every Speaker

<i>By: Stephanie Scotti</i><p>Image Source: ThinkStock<p>There's something extraordinary about TED. This nonprofit foundation has touched millions around the world with inspirational talks, spreading ideas that invite listeners to see the world in a new or different way. Chances are, you've been deeply affected …

Public Speaking

5 TED Talks to Make You a Better Leader

Need some inspiration to up your leadership game? These thought-provoking TED Talks should do the trick.<p>Leadership. It's a simple concept -- but, not such an easy skill to master. In fact, being an effective and inspiring leader requires some serious thought, consideration, and (believe it or not) …

TED Talks

100 Podcasts That Will Make You Smarter, Better, and Wiser

Listen to these 100 podcasts and you will become wiser, smarter, and better at business and life.<p>Podcasting is a great way to learn and be inspired. It's a new use of technology that hearkens back to the original social medium, storytelling.<p>If you have an interest in entrepreneurship, tech, …

Podcasting

5 Ways Great Leaders Cultivate Wisdom In The Workplace

Throughout my life, my father would often remind me: “If you enrich your mind with meaningful knowledge each day, it will grow stronger – if you put it to the test, it will grow wiser.” Wisdom guides our thinking, attitude and overall mindset. It pushes us to break through boundaries, and to see …

Leadership

Photographer Combines Love for Storm Troopers and Whiskey in Hilarious Series

These Storm Troopers might’ve finally found the droids they’re looking for—but instead of a couple chatty robots, they’ve got bottles of whiskey. A scotch lover who fittingly calls himself Scotch Trooper (aka @scotch_trooper) photographs the toy soldiers playfully interacting with the brown liquor …

Photographers

This Four-Letter Word Is the Secret To Success

No, not that word.<p><i>The MPW Insiders network is an online community where the most thoughtful and influential people in business contribute answers to timely questions about careers and leadership. Today’s answer to the question: What’s the most important lesson you’ve learned in your career? Is</i> …

Success

20 Easy Life Hacks That Will Make You Wealthy

Stop blaming failures on bad luck.<p>Many people strike it rich by just making one smart career move, investing in the right stocks or even inheriting a family fortune. But for others, it simply comes down to changing their daily habits and routines, adopting a new mindset or implementing small …

Wealth

13 public-speaking mistakes you should avoid at all costs

Glossophobia — the fear of public speaking — is one of the most common phobias among Americans today.<p>According to the National Institute of Mental Health, a whopping 74% of people suffer from speech anxiety.<p>And, as most people know, when we're nervous or anxious, our minds and bodies tend to do …

Public Speaking

12 of the Most Inspirational Commencement Speeches of All Time

12 of the best commencement speeches that will not only inspire you but will motivate you when you need it most.<p>Now and then we all need something to pick us up when we're feeling down, to give us clarity when we're confused, to inspire us when we don't feel motivated.<p>These lines, excerpted from a …

Motivation

3 Foolproof Ways to Prevent Work Burnout, Backed by Science

Source: Tran Mau Tri Tam/UnsplashOur culture is obsessed with productivity. But research shows that stressing ourselves out over an ever-expanding …

Happiness

What Are 5 Books That Can Change Your Life?

Don't forget these on your next trip to the library<p>I recently posted about five of my must-read books. Here are a few more that have really made a difference in my life:<p><b>1) 59 Seconds: Change Your Life in Under a Minute</b><p><b>What is it?</b><p>If you like this blog, you’ll love this book. Richard Wiseman takes …

Creativity

This $250 Million Super Yacht Will Blow Your Mind

LifeMoney<p>Augusta Statz · May 20, 2016<p>If you thought simply owning a yacht was lavish— well, you haven’t seen anything yet. This “superyacht” takes …

Super Yachts

A Pianist Recreates Popular Ringtones and the Results Are Actually Really Fun

Musician Tony Ann recreated popular ringtones—like the iPhone’s Marimba and T-Mobile’s jingle—with a piano. Though hearing other people’s ringtones …

Piano

How to Keep Yourself Motivated Every Day

Enough has been said and written on how to achieve your goals and motivation to fulfill your dreams but with time I have realized that our everyday life needs a motivation to get up in the morning and take on the grills of the daily life. And accomplish all the things you are supposed to do …

Motivation

7 Reasons Why Smart, Hardworking People Can't Find Success

Think back to when you were in high school. Do you remember that person who stood out amongst the class? That guy or girl everyone thought would change the world?<p>They got straight A's on their report card and were praised all the time. People would talk about the things that person would go on to …

Success

10 Habits of People Who Are Always Happy

Trust me, number 10 is something you could do right now. ​<p>A lot of the time, "do this and you'll be happy" lists read like directions on how to make ice cubes. Like, duh, you should exercise and eat vegetables. But what else? A recent AskReddit thread prompted users to reveal the little things they …

Self-improvement

Should Leaders Focus On Results Or People?

People often debate what makes a better leader: the no-nonsense, results-focused type or the motivational, people-focused type. New research has provided the answer--neither.<p>James Zenger surveyed over 60,000 employees to see which leadership characteristics made leaders "great" in the eyes of their …

Leadership

A Helpful Guide to the Best Self Help Books

<b>"The Productivity Project"</b> by Chris Bailey, recommended by Amelia Diamond<p><b>What made you read it?</b><p>The cover, which apparently you're not supposed to …

Self-help

12 Mindfulness Quotes that Will Change the Way You Spend Your Life

Over the past couple of years, as I’ve watched my son grow from a baby into a remarkable little boy, I’ve learned that a young child can teach an …

Mindfulness

22 Executives Share the Daily Habits That Keep Them on Top

You might be surprised at the simple things they do to succeed.<p>The most successful people I know share some common traits. They tend to get up early, stay in front of health issues, and know how to handle money. They get quality sleep, play hard and stay sharp through continuous learning. They also …

Self-improvement

The Surprising Thing Strong Leaders Know That Weak Leaders Don’t

Perfect isn’t productive.<p><i>The Leadership Insider network is an online community where the most thoughtful and influential people in business contribute answers to timely questions about careers and leadership. Today’s answer to the question: How do you embrace imperfection as part of professional</i> …

Leadership

Learn a Key Negotiating Skill from Career FBI Negotiator Chris Voss

Transcript<p><b>Chris Voss:</b> You know, successful negotiation is not about getting to yes, it's about mastering no and understanding what the path to an …

FBI