A leading interpreter of Mahler and Beethoven, Benjamin Zander is known for his charisma and his brillant pre-concert talks.
In this TED he tries to help us all realize our untapped love for classical music and by extension, our untopped love for new possibilities, new experiences, new connections.
Skmamun, blogger of ‘Time To Us‘, provides us some advices about success.
Here are the top ten keys to success:
1. Optimism. Think positive.
2. Faith. Believe in yourself, God and your country.
3. Planning. Know what’s important each day; set your priorities accordingly.
4.Determination. Have the courage to stand alone when taking the big risks in life.
5. Vision. Think big, dream big, keep success in your mind.
6. Attitude. If you think you can’t, you’re right. Winners have positive attitudes.
7.Goals. Set goals. Plan how to achieve them.
8. Perseverance. Try and try again until the goal is achieved. Never give up.
9. Knowledge. Learn to accept your mistakes, but make them only once.
10. Enthusiasm. Choose work you like. Enjoy the challenges.
Read other advices at: http://goo.gl/OIoTQ
Whether you are trying to survive an intensive schedule or just want to seem smarter in front of your friends, you can do a lot of things to both look and be smarter.
In his article “Top 10 Ways to Make Yourself Look (and Be) Smarter” published on lifehacker.com, Whitson Gordon, senior editor of lifehacker blog, provides ten simple tricks for boosting your real (and perceived) brain power:
- Read faster and better
- Speak up
- Don’t fall prey to BS
- Focus on what you know
- Get some exercise
- Talk to yourself
- Learn a second language
- Do things the hard way
- Know what won’t make you smarter
- Just believe you can be smarter
You can read more at: http://goo.gl/6TFL0
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In one of his extremely interesting tweets Vala Afshar (@ValaAfshar), author of many books, provides 5 good examples of Easy Work, together with 5 examples of Hard Work.
Which ones do you prefer?
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