Think Clearly and Make Better Decisions

Sunk Cost Bias: How It Hinders Your Life and 4 Ways to Overcome It

Sunk Cost Bias: How It Hinders Your Life and 4 Ways to Overcome It

The sunk cost bias can make people literally waste their whole lives on. The good news is that the biggest step to overcome it is simply becoming aware of how it works.

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Einstein's Secret to Amazing Problem Solving (and 10 Specific Ways You Can Use It)

Einstein’s Secret to Amazing Problem Solving (and 10 Specific Ways You Can Use It)

Einstein is quoted as having said that if he had 1 hour to save the world he would spend 55 minutes defining the problem and only 5 minutes finding the solution. Here are 10 strategies you can use to tackle the most important step when solving problems.

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Boost your Brainpower

How to Learn (Almost) Anything

How to Learn (Almost) Anything

Have you ever read an informative book, only to later remember just a few main points — if anything at all? The problem might be that you’re using one of the least efficient ways of learning available.

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How to Always Remember People's Names

How to Always Remember People’s Names

Have you ever found yourself in the embarrassing position of forgetting someone’s name, right at the most inappropriate time? This is an awkward and common situation, but by following some basic principles you can easily avoid it from ever happening to you again.

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Be Creative and Solve Difficult Problems

A Whole New Mind

A Whole New Mind

The rules of the game are changing: in order to thrive in this new era of abundance of cheap processing capabilities, we must acquire a new set of skills. Although “left brain skills” continue to be useful, they’re not enough anymore.

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Tackle Any Issue With a List of 100

Tackle Any Issue With a List of 100

The List of 100 is a powerful technique you can use to generate ideas, clarify your thoughts, uncover hidden problems or get solutions to any specific questions you’re interested in.

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Do More in Less Time

6 Productivity Tips to a Stress-Free Life

6 Productivity Tips to a Stress-Free Life

The following are some common sense tips based on Getting Things Done to help you increase your productivity and have a stress-free life.

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6 New Productivity Principles to Live By

6 New Productivity Principles to Live By

A while ago I laid out a small set of productivity principles that work exceptionally well. From that time on, I discovered 6 new principles that are as awesome as those. Check them out!

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Overcome Obstacles and Thrive

How to Break Out of Recurring Patterns in Your Life in 5 Easy Steps

How to Break Out of Recurring Patterns in Your Life in 5 Easy Steps

Do you find yourself caught in certain loops in life? Situations that keep happening which you can’t help but wonder “Not again!” or “Why me”? In this article, I’ll share a technique you can use to break out of these patterns.

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Topics du Jour: Give Your Life Direction in Less than 10 Minutes a Day

Topics du Jour: Give Your Life Direction in Less than 10 Minutes a Day

Topics du Jour is a powerful journaling technique you can use to review, plan and put your life in perspective within no more than 5 or 10 minutes of your day. Here’s how it works:

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