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Avoiding the Helpfulness Trap: Why Parents Shouldn’t Help Their Kids Too Much « The Talent Code

Avoiding the Helpfulness Trap: Why Parents Shouldn’t Help Their Kids Too Much « The Talent Code | Good News For A Change | Scoop.it

One of the hardest things about parenting is avoiding the Helpfulness Trap: the temptingly wrong idea that parents should assist their kids through their struggles: i.e. speedily intervening when they show frustration, smoothing over rough patches.

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9 Things Incredibly Successful People Do

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Some people just seem to find success easier than others. Maybe because they regularly do these 9 things that others don't.
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5 Common Pieces Of Career Advice You Should Never Follow

5 Common Pieces Of Career Advice You Should Never Follow | Good News For A Change | Scoop.it
You've likely heard these tips floating between career experts and colleagues. Here, we separate myth from fact.
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How We Trick Our Brains Into Feeling Productive

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According to experts, not all procrastination distractions are created equal.
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How to Make Small Talk Way More Fun

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With these two techniques (and a little courage) you can transform mind-numbing everyday exchanges into actual conversations.
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Procrastination Is a Strong Emotional Coping Mechanism | Big Think

Procrastination Is a Strong Emotional Coping Mechanism | Big Think | Good News For A Change | Scoop.it
At a foundational, psychological level, putting off your responsibilities for what seems like innocent short-term pleasure is a powerful emotional coping mechanism.
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3 Productivity Rituals for a Kickass Life

I'm not a big fan of time management - this isn't a post to help you be more efficient, but to be more effective. There is no sense reading up on how to be more productive simply by cramming more into your day.

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Try something new for 30 days

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Is there something you've always meant to do, wanted to do, but just ... haven't? Matt Cutts suggests: Try it for 30 days. This short, lighthearted talk offers a neat way to think about setting and achieving goals.
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5 steps for structuring an ideal work day

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How to maximize your time at work.

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7 Ways To Stop Your Overwhelming Need To Procrastinate

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Finally stop putting off your goals . . . right after you watch this video.
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Productivity Hack Of The Week: Give Your Day A Theme To Regain Focus

Productivity Hack Of The Week: Give Your Day A Theme To Regain Focus | Good News For A Change | Scoop.it
Imagine running two major companies at the same timethat takes a lot of focus. Twitter and Square's Jack Dorsey did it with this trick.
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5 Ways To Upgrade Your Brain Before Lunch

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Before you begin the second half of your day, and the drowsy post-lunch lull takes hold, try these simple tips for perking up.
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Are you connecting or just collecting? | LinkedIn

Are you connecting or just collecting? | LinkedIn | Good News For A Change | Scoop.it

If you are using social media connections purely to push up your online business scores on klout or peerindex, then it's merely a number crunching exercise.

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How To Push Past That Terrifying Dip In Motivation

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That horrible mixture of discouragement, disappointment, difficulty and despair? It means you're on to something.
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7 Rituals You Should Steal from Extremely Creative People

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Practical Tips for Productive Living
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The One Habit Change That Can Help You Stop Procrastinating

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We hoped to regain our focus on the most important tasks with this habit challenge, but we didn't expect the other time-management perks.
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How To Eat Healthy: 5 Easy New Tips From Research

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Want to know how to eat healthy? Cornell University's top food researcher explains psychology tricks you can use to easily make better food choices.
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8 Smart Things Super-Productive People Do Each Morning

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The super producers know how to start their day and finish tasks, even before lunch. This sets the tone they need to stay productive all day.
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The New Habit Challenge: Optimize Your Sleep For More Creative Thinking

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Use this bedtime routine to wake up with more brilliant ideas.
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How to Optimize Your Daily Schedule

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We know how most people spend their time. What can research tell us about the best way to spend our time? Maybe you’re a night…
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The New Habit Challenge: Trick Yourself Into Accomplishing Your Goals

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Use visual cues to remind you on a daily or even hourly basis about your goals and the tasks needed to accomplish them.
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The New Habit Challenge: Use Your Morning To Focus On Your Goals

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Checking email when you wake up makes you feel burnt out. This week we'll try what the some of most successful people do before breakfast.
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How Successful People Make The Most Of Their Weekends

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The most successful people know better than to squander their weekends scrubbing the floors.
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How to Regain A Sense Of Power And Control Over Your Day

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To say that feeling powerless in your own life is frustrating is a huge understatement. Here's how to get control back.
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