Articles by MOR

Escape Poverty – ‘Is Your Thinking Keeping You Poor?’ – Professional Speaker Douglas Kruger

Professional speaker & business author Douglas Kruger addresses a group of South African university students on the topic of poverty, entrepreneurship, and important differences in mindset between rich and poor, and how they can use these mind-set shifts to grow their careers. He explores the futility of relying on government, the importance of being your own boss, and the inherited baggage that can keep good people in generational cycles of poverty.

How to stop screwing yourself over | Mel Robbins | TEDxSF

Mel Robbins is a married working mother of three, an ivy-educated criminal lawyer, and one of the top career and relationship experts in America. Widely respected for her grab-’em-by-the-collar advice and tough love, Robbins drills through the mental clutter that stands between people and what they want. Her approach is smart, effective and entertaining. Five days a week, Mel hosts her own syndicated radio show The Mel Robbins Show, discussing hot topics and giving advice to callers across America.

How Sugar Affects The Brain

When you eat something loaded with sugar, your taste buds, your gut and your brain all take notice. This activation of your reward system is not unlike how bodies process addictive substances such as alcohol or nicotine — an overload of sugar spikes dopamine levels and leaves you craving more. Nicole Avena explains why sweets and treats should be enjoyed in moderation.