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The Superstitious Rituals of Highly Creative People, from Salvador Dalí to Yoko Ono
Chances are that many of us have knocked on wood, avoided walking under ladders, or carried some sort of good luck charm (maybe a rabbit’s foot or an evil eye) close to our bodies. These rituals, of course, are products of superstition: the comforting belief that a ritual or object has the power to bring good luck, or ward off evil.
Workout Hacks: Scientifically Proven Ways to Get in Shape
There’s a new workout fad every month, a new must-take supplement every year, and a new reason you’re not shedding those extra pounds every time you open a men’s magazine. It’s enough to make your head spin. To get an effective workout, perhaps you should turn to science. Here is a collection of scientifically proven tricks that will get you in better shape. Want a more efficient and effective trip to the gym? Try these workout hacks.
How To Get People To Like You: 7 Ways From An FBI Behavior Expert
Meeting new people can be awkward. What should you say? How can you make a good impression? How do you keep a conversation going? Research shows relationships are vital to happiness and networking is the key to getting jobs and building a fulfilling career. But what’s the best way to build rapport and create trust? Plain and simple, who can explain how to get people to like you? Former head of the FBI’s Behavioral Analysis Program, Robin Dreeke, has studied interpersonal relations for over 27 years and has some tips for you.