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Video: Nigerian Teens Build an Innovative Generator that Turns Pee into Power - Forbes

Video: Nigerian Teens Build an Innovative Generator that Turns Pee into Power - Forbes | Good News For A Change | Scoop.it
VideoA group of enterprising Nigerian teenagers from Lagos have developed a generator powered by urine to counter the country's chronic shortage of reliable electricity.
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5 Things You Can Do At Home To Improve Your Life At Work

5 Things You Can Do At Home To Improve Your Life At Work | Good News For A Change | Scoop.it
Simple strategies such as getting a good night's sleep and tapping into your creative strengths can impact your career.
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Four Things To Do Outside The Office To Boost Your Creativity | Fast Company

Four Things To Do Outside The Office To Boost Your Creativity | Fast Company | Good News For A Change | Scoop.it
To be successful, businesses need innovation, and that requires creative thinking.
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Want to be Happier at Work? Don't Quit Your Job–Get a Creative Side Hustle — Quartz

Want to be Happier at Work? Don't Quit Your Job–Get a Creative Side Hustle — Quartz | Good News For A Change | Scoop.it
A lot of people want to write novels, exhibit their paintings in a gallery or play in a band. But the frustrating reality is that it’s very difficult to make a living on art alone.
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Sandeep Gautam's curator insight, August 22, 12:33 AM
Rings true. I used to have a side hustle of being a psychology blogger along with my software job and used to enjoy it much better than now when I am trying to bridge my passions and make a psychology infused career as a full time coach.
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Your Brain Isn’t Wired for Consistency - but That’s Not as Depressing as It Sounds | The Creativity Post

Your Brain Isn’t Wired for Consistency - but That’s Not as Depressing as It Sounds | The Creativity Post | Good News For A Change | Scoop.it
Have you ever noticed how difficult it is to reproduce your signature exactly the same way every single time? Or play a G major scale, or hit a golf ball, or throw a dart in exactly the same way twice in a row (never mind 10 times)?
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Pinkcast 1.7: How to decide whether to say yes or no. | Daniel H. Pink

Pinkcast 1.7: How to decide whether to say yes or no. | Daniel  H. Pink | Good News For A Change | Scoop.it
Pinkcasts: short, informal, low-fi videos offering tips, recommendations, or whatever happens to be on my mind. Sent on the 1st and 3rd Tuesdays of every month.
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The Checklist App for Living and Leading | Management Excellence by Art Petty

The Checklist App for Living and Leading | Management Excellence by Art Petty | Good News For A Change | Scoop.it
Perhaps we are looking too hard at our technology and our apps to solve what is a distinctly analog problem. Consider my pilot friend and the simple checklist
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How to Be Smarter Than People Smarter Than You — The Mission

How to Be Smarter Than People Smarter Than You — The Mission | Good News For A Change | Scoop.it
Are you ready for this big secret?
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7 Creative Insights To Give Your Career a Boost This Very Second | 99U

7 Creative Insights To Give Your Career a Boost This Very Second | 99U | Good News For A Change | Scoop.it
There’s gobs of merit in chiseling away at one of your bad habits for months in order to make a long-term improvement to some aspect of your career.
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23 Powerful Ways to Motivate Yourself

23 Powerful Ways to Motivate Yourself | Good News For A Change | Scoop.it
Motivation: We all need it, and we all need help sometimes. Here are 23 great ways to give your motivation a boost.
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Psychology Has Identified Three Mindsets Shared by People Who Actually Follow Through on Their Goals — Quartz

Psychology Has Identified Three Mindsets Shared by People Who Actually Follow Through on Their Goals — Quartz | Good News For A Change | Scoop.it
I’ve never been an athletic or active person. My entire history of sports involved one season of track in high school and a brief flirtation with what I thought was a yoga studio but turned out to be more of a cult. But then,..
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Science Says 92 Percent of People Don't Achieve Their Goals. Here's How the Other 8 Percent Do It

Science Says 92 Percent of People Don't Achieve Their Goals. Here's How the Other 8 Percent Do It | Good News For A Change | Scoop.it
If you're serious about goal-setting, here's what the high-achievers know that you may not.
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Slow & Steady? No one wants to work with a slow coach

Slow & Steady? No one wants to work with a slow coach | Good News For A Change | Scoop.it
We all know the one about the hare and the tortoise, but what if the hare had a coach?
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6 Effective Ways To Get What You Want In Life

6 Effective Ways To Get What You Want In Life | Good News For A Change | Scoop.it
Here are the highlights from my recent interview with Dave Kerpen, New York Times bestselling author and founder of Likeable Media, and his thoughts on outsourcing social media, being selfless, differentiating, staying top of mind and gratitude.
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How To Finish 2016 Like A Rock Star (and have more momentum in 2017 than you know what to do with) — The Mission

How To Finish 2016 Like A Rock Star (and have more momentum in 2017 than you know what to do with) — The Mission | Good News For A Change | Scoop.it
As you look at the rest of your 2016 (4.5 months = approximately 135 days), I challenge you to re-think 1) the entire process of how people…
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To Achieve Your Goals You Must Become Attractive On the Inside | Entrepreneur

To Achieve Your Goals You Must Become Attractive On the Inside | Entrepreneur | Good News For A Change | Scoop.it
Half of this year is gone. Have you reached 50 percent of your goals?
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Neuroscience Reveals The Easy Ritual That Will Make You Happy

Neuroscience Reveals The Easy Ritual That Will Make You Happy | Good News For A Change | Scoop.it
Research shows that one simple thing can make you happier, more successful and even improve your relationships. And it's dead simple.
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Sandeep Gautam's curator insight, August 19, 12:49 AM
The power of touch to make you happy!
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Keep earning your title, or it expires | Derek Sivers

Keep earning your title, or it expires | Derek Sivers | Good News For A Change | Scoop.it
Derek Sivers: Until yesterday, I called myself an entrepreneur.Today I erased it from the top of every page on my site.
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What You Can Learn From The Excuses You Tell Yourself

What You Can Learn From The Excuses You Tell Yourself | Good News For A Change | Scoop.it
Making excuses offers temporary relief from a challenge or problem, but they also hold us back.
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The Domino Effect: How to Create a Chain Reaction of Good Habits | The Next Web

The Domino Effect: How to Create a Chain Reaction of Good Habits | The Next Web | Good News For A Change | Scoop.it
James Clear writes at JamesClear.com, where he shares self-improvement tips based on proven scientific research.
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4 easy ways anyone can start developing leadership skills at work

4 easy ways anyone can start developing leadership skills at work | Good News For A Change | Scoop.it
There are plenty of different ways to develop your leadership skills—even if there aren’t any official programs or tracks in place for you.
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How to Be Creative When You're Not Naturally Creative

How to Be Creative When You're Not Naturally Creative | Good News For A Change | Scoop.it
Creativity isn't something you're born with; it's a skill that can be learned and improved upon. Learn 11 ways to jog your creative thinking.
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How to Change Your Personality | The Atlantic

How to Change Your Personality | The Atlantic | Good News For A Change | Scoop.it
Almost everyone has something they want to change about their personality. In 2014, a study that traced people’s goals for personality change found that the vast majority of its subjects wanted to be more extraverted, agreeable, emotionally stable,..
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Is Multitasking Bad For You Or Not?

Is Multitasking Bad For You Or Not? | Good News For A Change | Scoop.it
Multiple studies offer conflicting findings on the benefits and drawbacks of doing several things at once.
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SageRave of Get Custom Content's curator insight, August 4, 6:36 PM

Harmful or not, multitasking is a modern necessity. Hopefully, we'll evolve two more arms and 3 more eyes to match.

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5 Behaviors That Could Be Killing Your Confidence and How to Avoid Them

5 Behaviors That Could Be Killing Your Confidence and How to Avoid Them | Good News For A Change | Scoop.it
These behaviors are killing your confidence without you even realizing - find out what they are so you can cut them out of your life and become succcessful!

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