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Wal-Mart launches massive sale to rival Amazon's new Prime Day, which promises 'more deals than Black Friday'

The Wal-Mart sale, which will involve more than 2,000 online-exclusive discounts, starts Wednesday. That's the same day as Amazon's Prime Day.<p>Starting Monday, Wal-Mart is also expanding its free-shipping offer to orders costing at least $35. (The free shipping offer was previously available only to …

4 Foundational Habits Every Person Needs

“We first make our habits, and then our habits make us.”<p>~ John Dryden<p>Every person is different, but every person is human, meaning we all have things …

Michael Sam Talks Coming Out, Troubled Childhood And His NFL Future In GQ

Michael Sam capped off an incredible 2014 when he was named one of GQ's Men of the Year alongside Chris Pratt, Steve Carrell, Ansel Elgort and others.<p>Still, the 24-year-old, who became the first openly gay player to be drafted by the NFL but is currently without a team, reveals many personal …

Concentrate! How to tame a wandering mind

Procrastinate often? Caroline Williams does, so decided to find out if brain training could tackle her wandering mind. What she discovered could help everyone.<p>I am about to be zapped in the head with an electromagnet, once a second, for eight minutes. I fidget, trying to get comfortable in a huge …

The Brain

Where Millennials Went Wrong and How They're Paying the Price

Millennials messed up and as a result they're paying the price.<p>Here's a few unfortunate facts about Millennials:<p>They contributed $1 trillion to our national student loan debt [Bloomberg]<br>• They are the most educated generation in human history, yet they have the highest share of people who are …

15 Sales Trends for 2015

As we head into the fourth quarter of 2014, the best sales managers and VPs are pushing to finish the year strong – but they’re also already looking ahead to 2015. Technology, along with an endless supply of information, is changing the way customers buy. Customers are raising their expectations on …

27 Tips for Mastering Anything

This story originally appeared on Business Insider<p>What does it take to become a master at your craft? Is genius innate, or can it be learned?<p>In his book, "<i>Mastery</i>," Robert Greene draws from the latest research, interviews modern masters, and examines the lives of former greats like Albert Einstein, …

The Secret To Happiness Is Simpler Than You Think

The secret to joy is simpler than you might think -- and it requires nothing more than an intention to be happy. Simply <i>trying</i> to be happy can actually boost your well-being, according to two experimental studies recently published in The Journal of Positive Psychology.<p>Researchers Yuna L. Ferguson …

Yoga for an Immune System 'Boost Up'

<i>by Holly Walck, devoted Iyengar yoga student and teacher</i><p>There are countless studies that show that yoga improves immune functioning, most recently the one mentioned in a post here by Dr. Eliaz that describes "how yoga is actually working to benefit us on the genetic level."<p>The online Oxford English …

Grand Theft Auto 5 hits $1 billion in three days, sets new record

Three days after launching, <i>Grand Theft Auto 5</i> became the fastest entertainment property to hit $1 billion in sales, according to company estimates released by publisher Take-Two Interactive today.<p>"Grand Theft Auto is a cultural phenomenon and Rockstar Games continues to redefine what can be …

This Beer Was Brewed Using Yeast Grown in a Beard

Beer basically consists of four things: hops, barley, water, and yeast. The hops add that flavor that we’ve come to know as beer, but without yeast, …

Beer

Spiderman tased, arrested after robbery

Spiderman was arrested early Friday morning after allegedly breaking into a Pittsburgh convenience store. Police were summoned, according to local …

Chiefs (3-0) sack Michael Vick six times as Andy Reid wins in return

PHILADELPHIA -- This was one time Andy Reid didn't mind being a big target.<p>The man in the bull's-eye so often when he coached in Philadelphia was …

Eagles Vick, Jackson and McCoy headed for career seasons

PHILADELPHIA — Through two games, the Philadelphia Eagles have seen receiver DeSean Jackson constantly running past his man deep down the sideline, and quarterback Michael Vick throwing as far as he can, hoping Jackson can run under the ball.<p>When those opportunities aren't there, LeSean McCoy has …

The ABCs of Inbound Marketing

Join author of Predictable Revenue, Aaron Ross and HubSpot's SVP of Sales & Services, Mark Roberge for a free webinar and learn how you can easily start your inbound marketing campaigns. Aaron and Mark will go over simple ways to get started now, and the most important ways to turn your first …

Marketing

Quotes about failure that will inspire you to succeed

Fear of failure is one of the main factors stopping people getting what they want. We can be so scared of failure that we don't even bother trying! It's one of the main factors that differentiates people who get what they want and those who don't. What if we viewed mistakes as learning rather than …

3 things i learned from bill gates final

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Brian Solis: What's the Future of Business

Presentation from Brian Solis, Principle Analyst and Author, given at an exclusive Q&A and book signing hosted by Adobe in London on 12 July 2013.<p>During his talk, Brian examined:<p>- The rise of the connected customer<p>- How leadership can survive Digital Darwinism<p>- The Four Moments of Truth through …

Marketing

Don't Be Closed Minded. 7 Ways Open Up Your Mind

Are you limiting your life and potential opportunities by having the wrong attitude? Feel alone? Anxious? Stuck?<p>Discovr 7 easy tips to get out of your comfort zone and wake up your brain!

Mind Garden Meditation: How to Connect More With Your Subconscious Feelings

The “Mind Garden” meditation is a mental exercise you can do to build a stronger connection with your subconscious mind.<p>The basic idea is to imagine …

Consciousness or Selfishness. Your Choice.

Rene Descartes, <i>Contributor</i> <b><br>Waking Times</b><p>Selfishness concerns itself with one’s own welfare regardless of others and with giving less than the best to …

Brain Chemistry Altered by Early Life Experience (Part 1)

There was a fascinating article that recently showed up on NBC News.com on June 2. It dealt with the overarching concept of resiliency possibly being …

Coming Soon

Sorry, that content is not yet available.<p>We are working hard to move nearly 15 years of media content to the new Integral Life website, so the piece …