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A Simple Formula for Staying Mentally Strong During Tough Times

At one time or another, your mental strength will be tested.<p>Whether you're dealing with a serious health problem, or you're faced with a financial crisis, tough times are inevitable. And it's during those tough times that your mental strength will be tested.<p>Without adequate mental strength, life's …

Self-help

This One Weekly Habit Will Boost Your Productivity, Improve Your Health and Make You Happy

And it's easier than you think.<p>It's been a tough week. You're behind on some important deadlines. Your customers want more from you than you can give. Or maybe you don't have enough customers and desperately need to find new ones. As always, you're worried about cash flow.<p>What should you do this …

Ziplining

Want to Work Smarter, Not Harder? 10 Scientifically Proven Ways to Be Incredibly Productive

Of course you do. So here's how.<p>I absolutely believe in the power of hard work. Like Jimmy Spithill, skipper of Team Oracle USA, says, "Rarely have I seen a situation where doing less than the other guy is a good strategy."<p>That's basically my mantra: I may not be as talented, or educated, or …

Productivity

6 TED Talks that will boost your career

9 Ways to Create Your Own Inspiring Reality (According to this Profound TED Talk)

In a recent TED talk, Isaac Lidsky asks the audience "what reality are you creating for yourself?"<p>In a recent TED talk, Isaac Lidsky asks the audience "what reality are you creating for yourself?"<p>Isaac tells the audience that he's going to share five facts with them. One of those facts isn't …

TED Talks

6 Ways to Maximize Every Day

When you woke up today, how did you feel it was going to go?<p>Today can be as great as you want it to be.<p>Your fate isn't set. You get to decide how much of yourself you're going to put into today.<p>Rather than saying, "Well, we'll see what happens," you must powerfully state, <i>"Today, I'm going to make</i> …

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3 Rare Habits of Successful People That You Can Adopt Right Now

Actions are important when it comes to success.<p><i>What are some uncommon habits that contribute to success? originally appeared on Quora - the knowledge sharing network where compelling questions are answered by people with unique insights.</i><p><b>Answer by Ariel Banayan, attorney and co-author of the Master</b> …

Success

The Best Advice From 2016 Commencement Speeches

From Sheryl Sandberg to Spike Lee, here’s a collection of some of the most inspiring advice from this year’s commencement addresses.<p>College graduation is one of those pivotal milestones in life when you stand with your entire future before you. It’s also one of those moments when anyone and …

This Science-Backed Technique Is the Secret to Better Learning

Creating neural patterns--"neural chunks"--underpins the development of all expertise.<p><i>What are the most effective learning techniques you have experienced? originally appeared on Quora--the knowledge-sharing network where compelling questions are answered by people with unique insights.</i><p><b>Answer by</b> …

Machine Learning

How 4 regular people became millionaires

Being a millionaire isn't quite as unique as it used to be.<p>In 2015, there were 10.1 million American households—that's 8.3 percent of the total population—with a net worth of at least $1 million, compared to just 5.9 percent in the heart of the Great Recession.<p>Yet hitting the million-dollar mark …

This Incredibly Useful Sales Tool Is Totally Free

Sales guru Barry Rhein uses this method to help people develop the natural curiosity that makes selling easy.<p>Here's something really valuable: a free tool that can help you get a meeting when you're cold-calling or having any initial phone conversation with a potential client.<p>It's based on …

Cold Calling

Making A Life Changing Decision? Try This Simple Quiz.

Life's toughest decision really boil down to answering 5 simple questions<p>I was terrified, but I was comfortable.<p>That was the way it felt almost 30 years ago when I started my first company. I was gainfully employed, making an extraordinary salary, had all the perks and privileges of an executive …

lifechanging

8 Unique Ways to Challenge Yourself to Work Smarter

Stop complaining and start reframing.<p><i>How can I motivate myself to work hard? originally appeared on Quora - the knowledge sharing network where compelling questions are answered by people with unique insights.</i><p><b>Answer by Matthew Jones, Life Coach & Personal Growth Expert, on Quora:</b><p><b>Motivation is great</b> …

Motivation

5 Top Indicators for Startup Success, According to This TED Talk

The biggest reason why startups succeed today<p>Bill Gross is a smart guy. Twenty years ago he started Idealab. They have started over 100 companies. They have had some successes and many failures.<p>Bill Gross loves startups. He believes the best ones can unlock human potential. Bill wanted to pin point …

startups

Puedes consultar la cobertura móvil de cada operador en sus mapas, o con estas herramientas

A día de hoy ya son centenares las poblaciones que cuentan con cobertura 4G. Pero a pesar de ello, quien viaje a pequeños pueblos lejos de las …

Diseñan un dispositivo capaz de aumentar un 40% la retención de lo que estudiamos

MADRID. Es un dispositivo cuya tecnología permite potenciar el aprendizaje a través de la mejora del sueño. Consiste, básicamente, en registrar y …

Jellyfish Aquarium can make it easy to care for pet jellies

Jellyfish are notoriously hard to care for, and even a slight change in temperature can kill them quickly. A startup called Jellyfish Art swears its cylinder tanks can help you keep teensy moon jellies alive for as long as possible, though, which means the animals could live for years instead of …

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The 8 Steps To A Successful Early Retirement

<i>A lot of folks dream about hanging it up before the traditional retirement age of 65. That’s a tall order, though. One of the smartest and best financial advisors in the business, AdviceIQ Network member Brenda P. Wenning, president of Wenning Investments in Newton, Mass., tells how to bring off</i> …

Retirement

The Secret to Actually Enjoying Speaking in Public

Act like the talk isn't even going to happen.<p><i>What are great ways to perfect one's presentation skills? originally appeared on Quora: The best answer to any question.</i><p><b>Answer by Gary Vaynerchuk, entrepreneur, investor, and bestselling author, on Quora:</b><p>Public Speaking. I do it a lot. I've given …

Public Speaking

I Started Meditating Every Day Before Work and Here's What Happened

Sharpened thinking? A greater sense of calm? A readiness to face the day? Check, check, and check.<p>Thanksgiving is the new Christmas.<p>Sure, there are no gifts or carols involved. But in terms of holiday stress, late November can be tough. The stressors include travel, family, and the early onset of …

Meditation

10 changes to make in your 30s that will set you up for lifelong success

But your 30s are an ideal time to cement the habits that will help you achieve personal and professional fulfillment for the rest of your life.<p>To give you a head start, we sifted through recent Quora threads on this critical life transition and highlighted the most compelling responses.<p>Here are 10 …

16 Tips for Getting 90 Percent of Your Work Done Before Lunch

Don't have enough time in a day? Follow these tips to get majority of your work done in the morning.<p>Imagine this.<p>By the time lunch rolls around, you push back from your desk with a satisfied sigh, saunter off to your car, and drive off to have a leisurely, stress-free lunch, daydreaming about the …

Productivity

7 Super Effective Habits for Working Smarter Not Harder

Get more done in less time by focusing on better outcomes rather than sheer output. Here's how.<p>It's a common misconception that the harder someone works, the more successful he or she will be. You can't just work hard to attain the most important goals you set for yourself and for your …

Time Management

2 Secrets of Memorable Presentations

A Stanford lecturer and expert on public speaking explains how to manage anxiety and deliver things smoothly.<p>As a communication professor and coach, I hear a lot from presenters about anxiety. Their two greatest fears are that they will forget what to say and that the audience won’t remember what …

Public Speaking

17 Things Extraordinary People Do Every Day

Want to achieve extraordinary goals? Take these easy, proven steps every day.<p>Some people seem to get ahead, no matter what. They aren't necessarily smarter, more creative or harder working than many others. Still, they achieve much more than their peers. Why is that?<p>The philosopher Aristotle …

Self-improvement

Dismantling the Sales Machine

Sales leaders have long fixated on process discipline. They have created opportunity scorecards, qualification criteria, and activity metrics—all part of a formal sales process designed to help their team members replicate the approaches of star performers. This is the world of the sales machine, …

Totally Terrified of Public Speaking? 4 Tips to Cope

If giving a presentation or public speaking strikes fear in your heart, I'll share a few of my favorite tips for how can you face your fear head on and speak like a pro in public.<p>Flashback to third grade and you have to get up and give your first book report in front of the entire class (even that …

Public Speaking

How to Work Less and Do More

Work/life balance is every entrepreneur's dream. Here are one entrepreneur's tips for growing your business without giving up your life outside the office.<p>About a year ago, a CEO I know well was on the verge of burning out so she decided to set about transforming her business-life routine. She …

Time Management