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Posted on 18 Nov

No matter what our political affiliation, our children are entering a deeply divided society and the results are already being seen in schools across the country. Children’s brains are programmed to absorb information, learning and modeling the behavior they see in others—especially the adults around them. But, at a contentious time like toda…Read More

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Posted on 25 Sep
Jonas Weckschmied // Unsplash

How You Relate to Yourself Predicts Your Relationship Success With Others

When we think about creating a healthy and successful relationship with someone, we tend to focus on how we can best bridge our differences. We want to allow room …Read More

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Posted on 25 Sep
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Why Adderall and stimulants backfire for productivity—and what to do instead.

Get more done faster and better. That seems to be everyone’s modus operandi these days. And with a new school year starting, you too may be resolving to become more effic…Read More

Rachael Crowe // Unsplash

Posted on 25 Sep

 

Rachael Crowe // Unsplash

Many of us are tired or burned out; here’s how to restore ourselves for good.

I recently became a mother (a year and a half ago, to be exact). Before that, I was busy: writing a book and articles, working full-time at Stanford’s Cen…Read More

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Posted on 17 Sep

The number-one attribute CEOs look for in their incoming workforce (according to an IBM survey of more than 1,500 CEOs across 33 industries and 60 countries) is not discipline, integrity, intelligence, or emotional intelligence. It’s creativity.

After all, every company wants to be at the forefront of its industry and on the cutting edge of i…Read More

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Posted on 15 Sep
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Spiritual Practices lead to a large host of benefits for health & happiness

While fewer Americans believe in God and millennials are the least religious generation in the last few decades, nine out of ten Americans have relied on prayer in times…Read More

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Posted on 12 Aug
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A powerful new form of natural healing that hasn’t made it mainstream yet

You’ve probably heard of acupuncture and Ayurveda. You may even know what tapping and oil-pulling are. But there’s a powerful new healing modality that hasn’t made it to…Read More

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Posted on 01 Jul

By Emma Seppälä and Kim Cameron 

 

Recently the Communications Workers of America – the union that represents T-Mobile employees — contested a T-Mobile Employee Handbook clause on maintaining a positive work environment. The clause reads as follows: “[e]mployees are expected to maintain a positive work environment by communicating i…Read More

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Posted on 23 Jun
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In this age of senseless terror, we can feel helpless. But there are small ways that you can help contribute to a kinder world. By living a compassionate lifestyle, you will improve not only society and the planet but also your own well-being …Read More

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Posted on 01 Jun
Anna Vander Stel / Unsplash

We have this idea that – whether at work or in personal relationships – giving critical feedback is necessary but difficult. The relationship may become damaged if there are hurt feelings. Sometimes we prefer not to say anything, but then…Read More

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