Heroine of the Day - Anousheh Ansari

Anousheh Ansari (Persian: انوشه انصاری‎; née Raissyan;[3] born September 12, 1966, in Mashhad, Iran) is an Iranian-American engineer and co-founder and chairwoman of Prodea Systems. Her previous business accomplishments include serving as co-founder and CEO of Telecom Technologies, Inc. (TTI). The Ansari family is also the title sponsor of the Ansari X Prize. On September 18, 2006, a few days after her 40th birthday, she became the first Iranian in space. Ansari was the fourth overall self-funded space tourist, and the first self-funded woman to fly to the International Space Station.

4 Ways to Stay Focused - "How to stay focused."

How to Stay Focused

Method 1 of 4: Getting Organized

1 Keep an organized space. Whether you're doing work in your office or studying at home, having a clean space can

help you focus and get your work done with much more concentration. Remove anything that can distract you from

your work and isn't relevant to the task. Clean off your desk to include only the things you need to work, leaving

just a few photos or mementos to help you relax a bit.

If you spend just ten minutes cleaning your space at the end of every day,

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