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Unsuccessful people focus on “The Gap.” Here’s what successful people focus on

“The way to measure your progress is backward against where you started, not against your ideal.” — Dan Sullivan, THE GAIN AND THE GAP<p>Key concepts to …

Happiness

A New Way to Create To-Do Lists You’ll Finally Finish at Work

To-do lists are a lot like a plate of food you don’t like. You know you should finish it, but the process is so unpleasant, you just end up pushing …

3 Email Etiquette Rules to Help You Write the Perfect Email

by Monica M. ClarkWe use email every day. For work. For fun. For love letters.It’s so easy. The standards are so low. Even at work—the standards are …

Seven wellness trends to watch in 2016

Some have called it a wellness revolution, others a right pain in the backside. Whatever you think of the current obsession with all things natural and healthy, one thing is certain – it’s not going anywhere.<p>In 2015, we had wearable fitness, farm-to-table, bean-to-bar, green juicing, kale and …

A Zen Master Explains Death and the Life-Force to a Child and Outlines the Three Essential Principles of Zen Mind

“Zen practice … requires great faith, great courage, and great questioning.”<p>If death is so enormous a mystery that we remain unable to wrap our grownup minds around it, despite comfort from our great poets and consolation from our great philosophers, how are tiny humans to make sense of it all? …

Time Management Secrets Anyone Can Use

If you’re reading this article instead of doing your work, chances are good that you have trouble managing your time efficiently. You’re not alone. According to a survey by Salary.com, 90% of workers waste at least a half hour each workday, not including lunch or scheduled breaks. While computers …

Time Management

Why Soda Expires in the Houses of the Super-Rich

Getting the details right was especially important when there were several houses, so that consistency could be maintained from property to property …