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Your body needs to be in good shape if your mind is to be awesome! Follow my efforts in tuning my body and get some ideas on what you would like to try out. Learn More

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It’s a struggle to make ends meet and find the time to do all the things we want to do in life, and with everything moving ever faster, it isn’t getting any easier. Share ideas on how to use technology or patterns to make things smoother.Learn More

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We spend a lot of our time working, so why not make as much out of it as possible! Discuss how to gamify the workplace and find flow!Learn More

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  • What Hit the Spot?

What Hit the Spot?

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Quotes

Too many organizations—not just companies, but governments and nonprofits as well—still operate from assumptions about human potential and individual performance that are outdated, unexamined, and rooted more in folklore than in science.
Dan Pink, Drive
The more you are open to influence, the more you are able to influence; the more vulnerable you are, the stronger you appear.
Brian W. Fitzpatrick, Team geek
Because work is so universal, yet so varied, it makes a tremendous dif-ference to one’s overall contentment whether what one does for a living isenjoyable or not.
Mihaly Csikszentmihalyi, Flow

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A study released on July 23, 2013 found that optimists have a better biological response to stress than pessimists. Researchers at Concordia University's Department of Psychology have found that “the stress hormone” cortisol tends to be more stable in people with a positive outlook.
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Ikea's New Catalog Magically Transforms Into Furniture

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How to Boost Your Willpower

The most persuasive evidence comes from two studies that measured young children’s self-control, and then kept track of them as they grew into adults. The most well-known experiment, the “marshmallow experiment”, was begun in the 1960s by psychologist Walter Mischel.
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