Trevor Lazard

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Making an older brain younger by manipulating a single gene

As we age, our brains lose plasticity, which is their ability to adapt to behavioral, physical, or environmental changes. This can have negative …

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20 Years Ago, Steve Jobs Demonstrated the Perfect Way to Respond to an Insult

In 1997, Steve Jobs was answering developers' questions when one audience member took a shot at him. What happens next is remarkable.<p>We live in a world where the insult has become the weapon of choice.<p>Internet trolls use them to get us riled up.<p>Competitors use them to get us off our game.<p>Sometimes, …

Demonstration

This app will analyze your DNA to help you lose weight

Could your sweat (or saliva) be a clue to a successful weight loss regime?<p>The weight-loss app Lose It! and Silicon Valley DNA analytics start-up …

Weight Loss

Want to Lead an Epic Life? This 1 Word Will Make All the Difference

Think deeply. Act accordingly.<p>The world we live in, with its constant alerts and notifications, is built to distract. In a few short years, we've been conditioned to constantly seek diversion--leaving us less time to work on the more important things.<p>But let's get one thing straight:<p>You can't rush …

Happiness

3 Reasons Millennials Don't Get Promoted

Fix these, and you'll climb fast.<p>You don't get promoted for attendance. You get promoted for impact.<p>There is a huge misconception around how promotions work in our economy. For the most part, people assume that promotions are the result of time. The more time you spend at a company, the more likely …

Leadership

The 6-week Model Body workout plan

Steer Films<p>Steer Films<p><b>Duration</b> 60<p><b>Exercises</b> 7<p><b>Equipment</b> Yes<p>Everyone has snapped a few shots only later to go back and delete a bunch of them. "My eyes …

Exercise

Bake Your Way Through Dorie's Trusted French Recipes

Dorie Greenspan is providing members of our Baking Club a glimpse into the kitchens of home bakers in France, with her thorough instructions and heartening narratives in July’s book of the month, Baking Chez Moi.<p>Luckily, she took the pressure off of readers quickly, stating that in a country like …

How You Are Killing Your Team’s Motivation Without Even Trying

There are two sources of motivation. The self and the outside. I cut that. Motivation is a seed that stems from within. The outside source is a …

15 Brand New Inspirational Quotes That Will Definitely Change Your Life

You've heard too many inspirational quotes before. Here's some new ones to live by.<p><i>Absurdly Driven looks at the world of business with a skeptical eye and a firmly rooted tongue in cheek.</i><p>Sometimes, we can't find inspiration within ourselves.<p>We just don't have it. We're completely out of hope, down …

Business Strategy

9 Ways to Stay Optimistic When All You Want to Do Is Quit

Any battle-hardened individual will talk about the darkness before the dawn—those make-or-break moments when they could have quit but held on with …

Ancient Philosophers Reveal 4 Rituals That Will Make You Happier

Alright, you’ve probably read a zillion articles about happiness online and you’re not a zillion times happier. What gives?<p><i>Reading ain’t the same as</i> …

45 Inspirational Quotes That Will Change Your Professional Life

For the past 25 years, I’ve compiled meaningful quotes I come across that are especially impactful not only in my personal pursuit of greatness, but to those that I’ve had the pleasure of working with.<p>I have always marveled at the ability some people have to say something profound in just a few …

Motivation

How I Motivated Myself During My Darkest Times

I always thought "When everything seems stacked against you the only thing that you want to do is crawl and hide under the covers."<p>Life is full of twists and turns. And, sometimes those twists and turns don't lead you somewhere pleasant.<p>There were two moment in my life where this couldn't be more …

Motivation

Fight Cancer With the Plentiful Flavonoids in Canadian Red Onions

Upping consumption of fruits and veggies is an easy way to get lots of the flavonoids and antioxidants and other plant compounds that tamp down …

Artists May Have Different Brains (More Grey Matter) Than the Rest of Us, According to a Recent Scientific Study

Sometimes—as in the case of neuroscience—scientists and researchers seem to be saying several contradictory things at once. Yes, opposing claims can …

Scientific Research

How to Build Your Side Business While Working Full Time

You're reading How to Build Your Side Business While Working Full Time, originally posted on Pick the Brain | Motivation and Self Improvement. If …

Six Secrets Of Highly Radiant People

Choosing contentment as a way of life means you decide to focus on the beauty, joy, love, creativity, and even the pain or sorrow of all moments …

Happiness

The science of motivation

Think of the last time you had to do a big, imposing, complicated project. How did you summon the will to even get started? How did you manage to …

5 Inspiring TED Talks That Will Free You to Be Happy and Successful

What’s the secret to happiness and achievement? Sometimes it’s not so much what you do as what you stop doing. That’s the lesson behind some of the …

Want to Raise Inspired Kids? A Navy SEAL Commander Says Teach Them These 10 Things

Rule No. 1: Make your bed, so you'll start the day with a consistent accomplishment.<p>A few years ago, a retired Navy SEAL commander named Bill McRaven gave a graduation speech at the University of Texas. His words went viral, starting with his advice that no matter what you do, if you want to be …

mcraven

How to Succeed by Quitting

You're reading How to Succeed by Quitting, originally posted on Pick the Brain | Motivation and Self Improvement. If you're enjoying this, please …

6 things you should give up if you want to be a great boss

Being an effective manager is no easy feat. Being effective and well-liked is even harder. But it's important to try: A Gallup study found that about …

Most people think about the concept of 'having enough time' the wrong way

I go up there twice daily to meditate for half an hour, so every time I'm in that room I can't help but think, at least once, about how much time I have left in the day.<p>During those sessions I'm more aware of my thoughts, and the effect they have on me, than at any other time.<p>And I've noticed that …

The 5 most inspiring thoughts from 2017’s graduation speakers

Part of the process of graduating is hearing unsolicited career advice about what you should be doing next with your life.<p>Here at <i>Ladders</i> we sifted …

Howard Schultz

10 Things You Do That Make You Less Likable

Too many people succumb to the mistaken belief that being likable comes from natural traits that belong only to a lucky few. Dr. Travis Bradberry shows you how being likable is under your control.<p>Too many people succumb to the mistaken belief that being likable comes from natural, unteachable …

Body Language

8 Ways To Walk Away A Game-Changer (In Any Situation).

Come on, life. Let's spar a little bit.<p>Whether you're looking to start a new business, travel the world or planning to head down the path to achieve another important goal, there are a few things you're going to need to put into place before you take that first step (and none of them will yield …

Self-improvement