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Welcome to Forbes. Daily habits to be smarter. The workspace for your life’s work. Why Saying This Four-Letter Word Can Transform Your Productivity. Perfectionists are often reminded that "done is better than perfect.

Why Saying This Four-Letter Word Can Transform Your Productivity

" But it turns out there’s another reason we should all try to create more "done" moments in our workdays. Saying the word done can help you get more accomplished on your to-do list. "Telling ourselves that we’re done creates not only an emotional reaction but a physiological response as well," says Leslie Sherlin, a psychologist, neuroperformance specialist, and the cofounder of the brain-training company SenseLabs.

According to Sherlin, when we’re concentrated on a task, the brain’s electrical activity is heightened. But the moment we say we’re done with something, the electrical activity in our brain shifts from being activated and engaged into a more relaxed state. A neurochemical shift in the brain occurs simultaneously. Free Printable Planners, Organizers and Charts. 'I need to get organized.'

Free Printable Planners, Organizers and Charts

How many times have you said that or heard someone say it? Too many times to count, I'd imagine. A complete list of Massive Open Online Courses (free online courses) offered by the best universities and entities. Free Online Courses - Learn With ALISON. Courses.

750+ Free Online Courses From Top Universities. The search engine for online learning - edspire. Free Textbooks Online. Introduction This is a listing of 82 sites that legally offer free textbooks and written course material.

Free Textbooks Online

There is a separate page with links to free audio and video courses Free Audio & Video Courses Online To the best of my knowledge all of the websites listed here offer only content that they are legally entitled to transfer to you. If you find a site listed here that you know illegally offers copyrighted material, please contact me through the site with a link to the infringing content. Mr6n8 To the best of my knowledge every website listed here, and its downloads, are safe. This list is not comprehensive and if you know of any other sites please post in the comments below or at our forums. A comprehensive alphabetical listing of free books for reading or listening can be found on these pages: The best free cultural & educational media on the web - Open Culture. Ipl2: Information You Can Trust.

Old Masters at the Top of Their Game. Essay by LEWIS H.

Old Masters at the Top of Their Game

LAPHAM Oct. 23, 2014 The portraits here are of men and women in their 80s and 90s, rich in the rewards of substantial and celebrated careers, and although I know none of them except by name and reputation, I’m asked why their love’s labor is not lost but still to be found. Why do they persist, the old masters? To what end the unceasing effort to discover or create something new?

Why not rest on the laurels and the oars? The short answer is Dr. “From the time that I was 6 years old I had the mania of drawing the form of objects. Hokusai died in 1849 in his late 80s, by all reports still far from satisfied with his work then in progress. On the way through my 50s I could see signs of progress, producing manuscripts that required only extensive rewriting, not the abandonment of the whole sorry mess of a dumb idea. Now I am 79. TEL-ebook.pdf. WorkFlowy - Organize your brain. Emotional Intelligence. Reverse Dictionary. Lessons Worth Sharing. Lifehack - Tips for Life. Fastweb. Edutopia. Grants NEW!

Edutopia

Lowe’s Toolbox for Education Grants Deadline: August 3 to October 16, 2015 The annual Lowe's Toolbox for Education grant program is a great source of funding for improvement projects at public schools in the U.S. Grant funding falls into three categories, including "technology upgrades, tools for STEM programs, and facility renovations and safety improvements. Kids in Need Teacher Grant Applications Deadline: July 15 to September 30 Kids In Need Foundation grants are designed to help teachers purchase classroom materials for innovative projects. Target Field Trip Grants Deadline: August 1 to September 30, 2015 Would you like to take your students on a field trip next year, but the challenge is funding is holding you back? Classics for Kids Foundation Matching Instrument Grants Deadline(s): September 30, December 31 and March 31 The Classics for Kids Foundation supports school music programs throughout the U.S. by "providing matching grants for new stringed instruments.

" Online Mind Mapping and Brainstorming app - SpiderScribe. Coaching4Everyone. Alliancewp.com - Workers Assistance Program. 50 Great Coaching Questions. 50 Great Coaching Questions Guest Post by Darren Poke One of the key skills to being an effective coach is learning how to ask the right questions.

50 Great Coaching Questions

As a Life Coach with over ten years experience, I have been able to build up a sizable number of coaching questions that I’ve used effectively and I thought that I would try to catalog some of my favorites for this post. I was trained in the GROW (Goal, Reality, Options and Way Forward) Model, so I’ll be listing these questions under the relevant section. Goal: What must you accomplish in the next 12 months? Reality: Fit Brains.

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