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The 15 Crucial Steps Needed To Achieve Financial Independence

Just about everybody wants to become financially independent – so why do so few people get there?<p>One of the secrets to attaining financial independence is that it doesn’t usually “just happen”.<p>It starts with a detailed plan, and a willingness to commit to that plan.<p>To help you get going in the …

How to survive a state of surveillance

As a new book from the film-maker Laura Poitras reveals her experience of Big Brother, Fiona Macdonald looks at how artists are using classified materials and spying technologies.<p>“I haven’t written in over a year for fear these words are not private. That nothing in my life can be kept private.” …

Use This Flowchart to Identify What Type of Procrastinator You Are

Procrastinators waste too much time, but to get over this bad tendency, you need to know why you procrastinate . Dr. Joseph Ferrari of DePaul …

Before You Grumble About Not Having Enough Time, Check If You Have These 8 Time-Wasting Habits

When you think you've run out of time the reality is that you're probably wasting much of your time being unproductive.

Six Scientifically Supported Ways to Crush Procrastination

Procrastination is something that <i>everyone</i> deals with. It’s hard to place too much blame on ourselves though, as the internet offers an unlimited …

Procrastination

Porsche's Driving School Is the Best Way to Spend a Day

From basic handling courses at its new U.S. Atlanta headquarters to more advanced G-Force training at Barber, there's something for everyone.<p>My goal for the day is simple: Don't rear end Hurley Haywood. America's most decorated endurance driver is ahead of me at Barber Motorsports Park in a Porsche …

Solving the Procrastination Puzzle: A Field Guide to Finally Getting Started

How often do you catch yourself putting things off until tomorrow? Does “tomorrow” ever really come? In <i>Solving the Procrastination Puzzle</i>, you’ll …

Procrastination

Before You Grumble About Not Having Enough Time, Check If You Have These 8 Time-Wasting Habits

Information overload is a creature that has been growing on the Internet’s back since its beginnings. The bigger the Internet gets, the more …

Productivity

A famous British philosopher explains the surprising root of all procrastination

You tell your friend you can't meet for drinks tonight because you're too busy. You cancel your morning meeting because you're already running late on completing your project.<p>Finally, you have a full day ahead of you. Hours pass and you have done plenty of things — but not the project that pushed …

Simple but effective tips on how to make every day a happy day

In this post, I am going to give my suggestions on <b>How to make every day a Happy Day.</b><p>First of all I would like to remind you that Happiness is a …

A Wharton professor discovered a lazy way to stop procrastinating

No willpower or discipline necessary. It's backed by scientific research and even has a cool name: "temptation bundling."<p>And oddly enough, it all starts with "The Hunger Games." Seriously ...<p>How Katniss killed procrastination<p>Katherine Milkman loves audiobooks. Especially the "Hunger Games" series. …

The humble list can be a powerful organisation tool – if you can keep it under control. Juliet Landau-Pope explains how to cut the clutter<p>Forget gadgets and gizmos, if there was a competition for the most useful organisational tool for small businesses, I’d nominate the simple to-do list. They help …

Time Management

10 Questions That Will Transform Your Life

<i>This article was originally published on Completed Thoughts.</i><p>Have you ever asked yourself questions like these?<p>"Why do I have to get up so early?"<br>• "Why is this happening to me?"<br>• "I'm screwed, aren't I?"<br>• "Why is life so hard?"<br>• "I should just give up, shouldn't I?<p>If you are like the average person, you …

Priv, The Android Phone With A Physical Keyboard, Goes Up For Pre-Order

It’s very thin pickings for fans of physical Qwerty keyboards in these touch-sensitive mobile times. But for those few who remain hung up on the caress of plastic keys under their fingertips there’s soon to be one more option to consider — given the BlackBerry Priv has just gone up for pre-order in …

6 Fixes To Break Corporate Surveillance Of The Internet

It’s not too late to take back control of our personal data online, if we act quickly.<p>Internet entrepreneur Maciej Cegłowski wants to regulate the Internet. We’ve been continually bullied with the doctrine of free market, so that probably sounds radical to you, but the corporate surveillance we …

Privacy

How to Never Get Angry: 3 New Secrets From Neuroscience

They’re one inch from your face, boiling with rage, screaming and yelling at you.<p>And all you want to do is scream and yell back. But you know that’s …

How to Work 40 Hours in 16.7 (The Simple Technique That Gave Me My Life Back)

<i>I used to work a lot — 60, 80, or even 100 hours a week…</i>I let my work be a big part of how I defined myself. I wore those insane hours like a badge …

House Passes Cybersecurity Bills Despite Privacy Fears

Two cybersecurity bills approved this week by the U.S. House of Representatives pose a threat to citizens' privacy, according to opponents of the …

Surveillance

How venture firm IVP was able to raise $1.4 billion in less than 3 months — and why it doesn’t think we’re in a bubble

Instead, LPs came pitching them on why IVP had to take their money.<p>"IVP XV was a quick and easy fundraise," general partner Todd Chaffee tells us.<p>On Thursday, IVP made it official that it's closed the fund with $1.4 billion in capital, the largest fund it's raised in history.<p>"Like our previous …

Venture Capital

Photograph: Empics Entertainment<p>Stewart gave Barack Obama one of his toughest interviews, suggesting his 2008 election slogan should have been ‘Yes we can, …

Comedy

Is Windows 10 Microsoft's Consumer Comeback OS?

I had the distinct pleasure attending Microsoft's event in Redmond last week where they brought out a myriad of new products like HoloLens and Surface Hub and disclosed many more details on Windows 10, in particular, the consumer features. In the totality of the event, I think Microsoft score big …

The Best And Worst Games Of The Xbox And Xbox 360 Launch Lineups

We’re on the verge of learning our first official bits of information about Microsoft’s follow-up to the Xbox 360, and it has us thinking about the …