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Happiness Formula: Learn It To Become Actually Happier

<i>– By Nils Salzgeber</i><p>In the 20th century, psychology was primarily focused on pathology, victimology, and mental illness. For every one hundred …

Happiness

It Takes 5 Minutes to Relieve Stress With This Japanese Technique

While a certain amount of stress in our lives is normal and even necessary, excessive stress can interfere with normal daily activities and take a …

How to Wake Up Your Body for Morning Meditation

When you win the morning, you win the day. But there are days when my body isn’t quite ready to wake up when I am. And if I want to meditate in the …

Dark Buddhist Teachings That’ll Upend Westerners’ Peace-And-Love Assumptions

From hatred of singing and dancing to comparing women to snakes, these Buddhist teachings reveal that this religion isn't exactly the paragon of …

Spirituality

Simone de Beauvoir on Atheism, the Ultimate Frontier of Hope, and the Need to Move Beyond the Simplistic Divide of Optimism and Pessimism

“To fight unhappiness one must first expose it, which means that one must dispel the mystifications behind which it is hidden so that people do not have to think about it.”<p><i>“Optimism is an alienated form of faith, pessimism an alienated form of despair,”</i> the great humanistic philosopher and …

Atheism

The Greatest Science Books of 2016

From the sound of spacetime to time travel to the microbiome, by way of polar bears, dogs, and trees.<p>I have long believed that E.B. White’s abiding wisdom on children’s books — <i>“Anyone who writes down to children is simply wasting his time. You have to write up, not down.”</i> — is equally true of …

6 Tools Entrepreneurs Must Master to Succeed in an Accelerating World

Being an entrepreneur today is vastly different than it was 20 years ago.<p>Today, each of us has access to more capital, more technological tools, more …

Innovation

Hacking the nervous system

Standfirst: <i></i>One nerve connects your vital organs, sensing and shaping your health. If we learn to control it, the future of medicine will be electric. …

How to Curb Self-Defeating Habits

<i>“I am not a strong enough leader to manage my team…”</i> <i><br>“I wilt under pressure, I’ll never be able to meet this deadline…”</i>These are just some of the …

Mindfulness

Why We’re Living in the Age of Fear

Jen Senko believes that her father was brainwashed. As Senko, a New York filmmaker, tells it, her father was a “nonpolitical Democrat.” But then he …

Psychology

herschrijf je leven

Welke dingen vertel je over je verleden als je nieuwe mensen leert ­kennen? Zulke verhalen zeggen veel over jezelf. En: door er een kleine draai aan …

Remedies for Your Anxious Mind

On a bad day—and those can come one after another—every little thing can drive us to distraction. We’re itchy, antsy, pulling our hair out, too jumpy …

Positive Psychology with Tal Ben-Shahar

This is open to anyone interested in the movement of Positive Psychology. Join in to increase our tribe! It was started for those who have taken the …

Why Stoicism is one of the best mind-hacks ever devised – Lary Wallace

We do this to our philosophies. We redraft their contours based on projected shadows, or give them a cartoonish shape like a caricaturist emphasising …

4 Common Types of Self-Talk

The Laboratory of Neuroimaging at the University of Southern California says that a person has about seventy thousand thoughts per day. Whether that …

7 Mindful Strategies to Ease Election Anxiety

Presidential elections in the past have been negative and hard fought, but this is the first one in memory to have produced a recognized …

How to Settle the Mind

Sometimes, you get lucky in life, when the most important thing you need to do turns out to also be the simplest. One example is breathing. Breathing …

Insurance brokerage is broken

I’ve worked on a number of projects over the past year as an MBA Associate with the General Catalyst team. One of my principal areas of focus has been a deep dive into the emerging field of insurance technology startups, piggybacking GC’s early work in the space with investments like Oscar Health, …

Customer Experience

Baan nodig? Vertel eens een verhaal

Solliciteren Op één vacature komen soms wel tientallen reacties. Met storytelling kun je opvallen tijdens het solliciteren. Hoe pak je dat aan?<p>Door …

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The Science of Stress and How Our Emotions Affect Our Susceptibility to Burnout and Disease

How your memories impact your immune system, why moving is one of the most stressful life-events, and what your parents have to do with your predisposition to PTSD.<p>I had lived thirty good years before enduring my first food poisoning — odds quite fortunate in the grand scheme of things, but …

The Relationship Between Creativity and Mental Illness

<i>“I think I’ve only spent about ten percent of my energies on writing,”</i> Pulitzer Prize-winning writer Katherine Anne Porter confessed in a 1963 interview. <i>“The other ninety percent went to keeping my head above water.”</i> While art may be a form of therapy for the rest of us, Porter’s is a sentiment far …

EBA Strong Customer Authentication - The End of Frictionless Card Payments?

<i>It seems that European payments regulation may be forcing the cards market to take a step backwards. We appear to be moving away from the</i> …

Banking

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Jet Lag

Storend gedrag? Zo simpel kom je ervan af.

In iedere organisatie komt er hardnekkig ongewenst, grensoverschrijdend, onbegrijpelijk, merkwaardig of onmogelijk gedrag voor.<p>Waar je misschien niet …

How blockchain is transforming business models

The traditional business model is under attack… as well it should be.<p>In this era of disruption, it’s absolutely necessary to redefine business models and archetypes as a whole. This post dives into the benefits of blockchain, its impact on the financial system, and how some companies are …

Geheugen- hacker

Hersenwetenschappen<p>Heeft Boris Konrad een snelweg naar het geheugen ontdekt in het menselijk brein? De Duitser is hersenwetenschapper én een van de …