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By Tim Clark and Mark Cunningham

7 Simple Ways To Overcome Negative Thinking & Set Yourself Up To Win This Year

Negative thinking is such a downer and it gets in the way of most things. You start to lack creativity, you feel down in the dumps, and you actually start to get exactly what you expect – NEGATIVITY! Most of us know that it would help to be a lot more optimistic about life but how do you do that when you are so used to thinking and feeling the way you do?

Sea Change Program: Change Your Life in 2017

By Leo Babauta I believe the freshness of this year brings a renewed energy for changing our lives.

8 Bad Food Habits That are Sabotaging Your Weight Loss Goals

It’s the hardest part, right? You’ve made the commitment to change your life for the better. You’re unhappy with feeling like a prisoner in your body. You’re fed up with that voice at the back of your mind telling you you’re the biggest person in the room.

Podcast 99: Take Personality Quizzes, Consider Your Email Habits, and Book Club Conflicts.

It’s time for the next installment of  Happier with Gretchen Rubin. We’re having so much fun with our Instagram project. Every day, for the month of January, Elizabeth and I are posting a photo on Instagram of something that makes us happier (giving us a boost, helping us stick to good habits, reminding us to feel grateful, etc.).  Join in!

How to Turn 12 Everyday Items Into Improvised Weapons

“Be polite, be professional, but have a plan to kill everybody you meet.” –General James “Mad Dog” Mattis While rare, violence often strikes when you least expect it. To counter violent attacks, you need to be fast and furious.

Unitasker Wednesday: Finger lights

Order a copy today of ​Never Too Busy to Cure Clutter​ by Unclutterer's Editor-in-Chief Erin Rooney Doland. All Unitasker Wednesday posts are jokes — we don’t want you to buy these items, we want you to laugh at their ridiculousness. Enjoy! When I first saw these finger lights in a local department store last month I knew I had to include them in a Unitasker Wednesday post.

Hackers Help: Height extension for PAX system?

We are looking at buying the PAX system for our master bedroom.  However we have very high ceilings and we want the storage to go all the way to the ceiling.  The Pax is only 236 cm tall so we are thinking of adding extra storage on top of the Pax wardrobe – either by purchasing separate shelving such as LACK or BESTÅ (but depth will not match) or getting extra Pax carcass and putting it

5 Awesome Tools To Help You Newbie Geeks With Your Open Source Project

Every new year welcomes new resolutions. We probably all want the same thing — to achieve more and feel proud of what we have achieved. For example, Mark Zuckerberg’s is to visit and meet someone in every U.S.

9 Tips To Overcome Stress For Freelancers

You’re a freelancer. You work day in and out, Mondays to Fridays, and sometimes even during the weekends. You spend more than 8 hours a day sitting in front of your computer with occasional coffee and TV breaks.

Podcast #268: How the Science of Competition Can Make You a Better Man

What if I told you that there’s a performance-enhancing drug that’s completely free, completely legal, and has no ill side-effects when used correctly?

Smart Ways to Navigate Office Politics and Emerge as a Winner

Office politics is part and parcel of the workplace. Sometimes, you are left with no option but to navigate office politics smartly to fast-track your career. It doesn’t mean that you need to jump right in and push your agenda. You need to prepare yourself carefully and know a good time to get involved.

Upon Waking, I’ve Had This Odd Experience — How About You?

I was recently re-reading C. S.

Can a digital assistant help you stay organized?

Order a copy today of ​Never Too Busy to Cure Clutter​ by Unclutterer's Editor-in-Chief Erin Rooney Doland. There comes a point in your life when you think, “I could really use an assistant.” School, work, kids, and a myriad of other things demand more and more of your attention. I don’t know about you, but the luxury of a personal assistant is not in my budget.

Sea monster Moppe

The beloved Moppe drawer unit is not available in Canada any longer. I was lucky enough to find one in a thrift shop. Unfortunately it was coated in thick and hideous purple paint. I started by carefully sanding off all of the paint. I knew what I wanted to do with the drawers but was trying to think of a theme that would be interesting.

5 Barriers That You Need To Cross To Achieve Success This Year

It is a fact that success is achieved with a lot of hard work, struggle and persistence. However, one important factor that is usually ignored is mental strength. Some people are generally good when it comes to emotional stability while others can still work on it. To be able to develop emotional strength, it is important to analyze how you are spending your time.