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Thomas Edison might have been estimating when he calculated that genius is one percent inspiration and ninety-nine percent perspiration, but he had a point. Most of our success stems from the hard work we put in ahead of time. That last percentage point is tricky, though. How much of an impact can inspiration really make on results? Would you believe 12%? Happiness and productivity share a really splendid relationship: more of the former leads to an increase in the latter. Happiness, in

Any serious student of test preparation can attest that the road to peak performance on test day can be grueling. But earning your very best test scores makes the struggle and sacrifice worthwhile. As Serena Williams said, “Victory is very, very sweet. It tastes better than any dessert you’ve ever had.” But if you do it right, you may be able to enjoy a little dessert on the way to victory… Proper nutrition makes a massive difference any time the moment demands your best. One of the most important items on your checklist when packing (the night before, naturally) for your SAT or ACT has to be food. The right snacks will support you in the stretch, while the wrong ones will undermine your effort. Obviously, you want to bring healthy snacks like nuts and fruit, but save a little room for something sweet, as long as you like chocolate.…

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