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Mindfulness Is So 2017. This Is the Practice That Will Bring You Peace in 2018, According to a Psychologist

Resolve to try this?<p><i>Absurdly Driven</i> <i>looks at the world of business with a skeptical eye and a firmly rooted tongue in cheek.</i><p>You're never good enough, are you?<p>Never happy enough, never relaxed enough.<p>And never, you know, sufficiently at one with the world, no matter how much you've been practicing …

The 100 best nonfiction books of all time: the full list

After two years of careful reading, moving backwards through time, Robert McCrum has concluded his selection of the 100 greatest nonfiction books. Take a quick look at five centuries of great writing<p>Robert McCrum reflects on his 100 greatest nonfiction books list<br>• The 100 best novels written in …

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A Critic’s Picks: Five Best Novels of 2017

<b>As</b> a source of harmless outrage, lists of the best books of the year can scarcely be bettered. In the first place, it is obvious that the choices are …

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How to be resilient: 8 steps to success when life gets hard

<i>“Stick with it!”</i><p><i>“Be resilient!”</i><p><i>“Never give up!”</i><p>I see a lot of stuff about resilience, persistence and grit. What I don’t see is a lot of legitimate …

33 Smart Habits That Will Train Other People to Treat You With Respect

Most of these are small, subtle changes in behavior, but they can have a big impact on how much other people respect you.<p>What do people want out of work? More than money, more than benefits, much more than job security, a recent survey says, they want to be treated with respect.<p>If that sounds like …

Our Ego loves creating a Struggle—but we don’t have to Let It.

Have you ever said something like this?<p><i>“My fear of gaining weight keeps me motivated to exercise.”</i><p><i>“The guilt I feel about not having accomplished</i> …

Ep. 91: How to Be Comfortable Being Uncomfortable

This episode is sponsored by Gusto and Lovepop.<p>Our goal on this week’s episode is to make you uncomfortable—in a good way. To do that, Josh meets up …

Five Steps To Self-Love

My younger self was riddled with self-doubt and my self-esteem was incredibly fragile. I felt I was ugly, uncool and fat. I look back now and feel so …

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HOW TO CONQUER YOUR FEARS IN LIFE

<b>CONQUER YOUR FEARS WITH ERIC KIM ></b>1. What is your great task in life?First of all, know that you were born for a great destiny. The purpose of you …

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The mindfulness practice many highly successful people share

Tim Ferriss, self-help guru and author of <i>The 4-Hour Workweek</i>, has spent the past year interviewing professionals at the top of their field. He found …

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Can’t Get to the Gym Today? Try the Home Workout from Hell

You’ll do more work and burn more fat in 30 minutes than you normally do at the gym<p>Think it’s pointless to work out if you can’t make it to the gym?<p>Then you’ve never tried my Home Workout from Hell. (Note: It’s just as hellish in a hotel room.)<p><b>Related:</b> RIPTENSITY: The New Training System From <i>Men’s</i> …

The Quick Bodyweight Workout That’ll Leave You Breathless

We get it: Even the idea of waking up, packing a bag, and going to the gym can be exhausting. Plus, this summer we have trips to take, parties to …

The 2017 National Book Awards: the Finalists

This morning the National Book Foundation has announced the finalists for the <b>2017 National Book Awards</b> in the categories of<b> Fiction,</b> <b>Nonfiction</b>,<b></b> …

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100 Notable Books of 2017

<i>The year’s notable fiction, poetry and nonfiction, selected by the editors of The New York Times Book Review. This list represents books reviewed since Dec.</i> <i>4</i><i>, 201</i><i>6</i><i>, when we published our previous Notables list.</i><p><b>Fiction & Poetry</b><p><b>AMERICAN WAR.</b> <i>By Omar El Akkad. (Knopf, $26.95.)</i> This haunting debut novel …

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The 50 best books of 2017

The 2017 Giller prize longlist: Twelve books that caught our fancy

The Scotiabank Giller Prize longlist has been released. See who made the cut.<p>There’s something refreshing about a book jury simply shrugging its …

60 Books Everyone Should Read Before They Die

Curl up with #12 this weekend.<p>When you've had your fill of beach reads, broaden your horizons with a selection from this list of literary masterpieces that range from moving memoirs to hilarious essays. (And okay, okay — we have some "beach" reads in here too.)

9 High-Protein Dinners With 5 Ingredients or Less

Dinner is my favorite meal to eat, but not my favorite meal to cook. Nothing brings me more comfort at the end of a long day than curling up with …

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5 Ways to Make Yourself Look Polished to Everyone Around You

No amount of knowledge or dedication can help you succeed if you don't address this<p>The world is full of dreamers. Look around you and you'll find there are plenty of people who spend a lot of time and money reading business and branding books or signing up to attend intensive retreats and …

Johanna Konta seals first win at Wimbledon by beating Mónica Puig

• Briton wins 6-1, 7-5 after rain delay to go through to second round<br>• ‘Conditions didn’t make it easy for both of us and at 5-4 it started drizzling’<p>It took an extra day but for Jo Konta it was worth the wait. The Briton finally earned her first Wimbledon singles win, at the fifth time of asking. …

The Privilege and Pressure of Serena Williams

Days before the 2015 US Open tournament where a win would place Serena Williams at a tie for most Grand Slam wins by a tennis player, the new EPIX …

Entire JetBlue Flight Comforts Orlando Victim's Grandmother In The Most Beautiful Way

"In spite of a few hateful, broken human beings in this world ... people ARE kind."<p>A woman flying to Florida to attend the funeral of her grandson, who was gunned down in the Orlando massacre, has received an outpouring of support from flight attendants and fellow passengers.<p>Dancer Luis Omar …

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All the Books You Desperately Need to Add to Your 'To Read' Pile This Summer

Summer is upon us, which means there’s no TV on, which means it’s finally time to dig into those books you’ve been saving for your weekends, …

Cele|bitchy | Serena Williams: ‘Women deserve the same pay, we work just as hard as men’

Serena Williams lost the Singles Final at the Paris Open last weekend. After Serena’s stellar run in 2015 – where she won every major slam except for …

The Spy Who Posed as a Priest to Steal the Crown Jewels

Colonel Thomas Blood’s plan to steal the Crown Jewels was stunningly simple—and preyed on one family’s desperation.<p>For someone who craved public …

Ethan Hawke's 6 favorite books

<b>1. Three Day Road</b> by Joseph Boyden (Penguin, $17).<p>Xavier Bird and Elijah Whiskeyjack, the protagonists of Joseph Boyden's 2005 novel, are two Cree …

The Summer Reading Guide: New Arrivals, Plus the Classics that Will Never Do You Wrong

Every summer shepherds in a wealth of can’t-put-it-down reads, some inarguably lighter than others. Below, you’ll find some of our favorites from the …

Paris Review - John Cheever, The Art of Fiction No. 62

Interviewed by Annette Grant<p>Issue 67, Fall 1976<p>PHOTOGRAPH BY NANCY CRAMPTON<p>The first meeting with John Cheever took place in the spring of 1969, just after his novel <i>Bullet Park</i> was published. Normally, Cheever leaves the country when a new book is released, but this time he had not, and as a result …

37 books we’ve loved so far in 2016

History, Current Event & Pop Culture<p>The Bad-Ass Librarians of Timbuktu,<p>By Joshua Hammer<p>Part travelogue, part intellectual history, part geopolitical tract and part thriller, Hammer tells the remarkable story of the librarian who oversaw a plot to smuggle ancient manuscripts out of Timbuktu, Mali, …

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