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Twelve 30-Day Challenges for One Year

Willpower is the foundation of most of your achievements. If you want to get something then you just need to work at it until you reach your goal. But, it takes 10,000 hours of practice to master something and that means real exercising to...

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Positive Psycology Lectures by Tal Ben-Shahar

Tal Ben-Shahar is an author and lecturer at Harvard University where he teaches the “Positive Psychology” and the “The Psychology of Leadership” courses. Tal consults and lectures around the world to executives in multi-national corporation, the general public, and at-risk populations. Topics include happiness,...

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The battle between your present and future self [VIDEO]

  Daniel Goldstein: Every day, we make decisions that have good or bad consequences for our future selves. (Can I skip flossing just this one time?) Daniel Goldstein makes tools that help us imagine ourselves over time, so that we make smart choices for Future...


21st Century Enlightenment by Matthew Taylor

What we mean by 21st century enlightenment, how the idea might help us meet the challenges we face today, and the role that can be played by institutions such as the RSA. And here is a full lecture with Q&A section: