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5 Tips for Keeping New Year's Resolutions

Merritt Juliano | Posted 01.20.2016 | Healthy Living
Merritt Juliano

It's mid-January, and already I feel the self-imposed pressure of sticking to my New Year's resolutions. I'll be honest: Sometimes, I just don't feel...

Life Audits

Dr. Samineh I. Shaheem | Posted 10.26.2014 | Healthy Living
Dr. Samineh I. Shaheem

When necessary, change isn't easy and it's just natural to try and initially resist it. What's interesting is that it's not change that's difficult to confront; it's the process of transformation that can be challenging.

Dare to Be Your Own Person

Lisa Firestone | Posted 10.04.2014 | Healthy Living
Lisa Firestone

Thinking about what you want is not a selfish act, but it is a fundamental part of knowing yourself. Asking yourself what your principles are doesn't mean casting everyone else aside. In fact, it often means just the opposite.

8 Steps to Parenting the Art of Dreaming Big

Sherrie Campbell, PhD | Posted 07.28.2014 | Parents
Sherrie Campbell, PhD

Resilience is fundamental to success. It helps us to adapt and become independent and self-confident.

5 Ways To Boost Your Confidence And Find Success

Charles D'Angelo | Posted 12.01.2013 | Healthy Living
Charles D'Angelo

You can get past any roadblock on your journey to success, but to do that you will need confidence. When you are sure of yourself and the ultimate outcome, nothing can stop you! But how do you get confidence when you just don't feel that way?

Fantaspirations and Fallen Arches

David Katz, M.D. | Posted 08.17.2013 | Healthy Living
David Katz, M.D.

There are, I think, two dilemmas that complicate the reconciliation of wanting what we have and having what we want. Let's refer to them as the "night on call" conundrum, and the "wrinkle in time" fallacy.

These Special Talents Will Put You To Shame

The Huffington Post | Eliza Hurwitz | Posted 06.15.2013 | Comedy

Not everyone is lucky enough to have a special skill or talent, but these 10 people certainly are. Some may call their unique abilities useless or unp...

The Perfect Excuse: How We Allow Ourselves to Stay Stuck

Deirdre Maloney | Posted 08.10.2013 | Healthy Living
Deirdre Maloney

Start there, own it, and tackle the idea of exploring a change. Go as slow as you need to, but go. In the end, the unknown might be just what you need.

'Success' Is Such an Elusive Word

Michael S. Broder, Ph.D. | Posted 05.18.2013 | Healthy Living
Michael S. Broder, Ph.D.

The definition of success is truly in "the eye of the beholder." What for one person constitutes having achieved everything they've ever wanted might be seem like a gross underachievement to someone else.

Stepping Into My Potential

Amanda Slavin | Posted 02.09.2013 | Healthy Living
Amanda Slavin

There are times in your life where you just feel something inside you pushing you to be more, to be bigger. While I know there are so many people in my life who can help me be a better version of myself, I also am learning there is no better person than myself to help me get there.

The Achievement of Arthur Ochs Sulzberger, New York Times Publisher

Daniel R. Schwarz | Posted 12.08.2012 | Media
Daniel R. Schwarz

Even someone with the imagination, flexibility, and business acumen of an Arthur Ochs Sulzberger would have great difficulty in preserving the Times as a print newspaper, and perhaps even as a newsgathering operation.

I Get Presents For Being Single -- And You Should Too

XOJane | Posted 07.18.2012 | Women

I've been invited to three baby showers this month alone. And while I don't particularly enjoy them, I'll be there all the same because that's what f...

Parking Anywhere For Free: A Metaphor For Success

Dr. Ali Binazir | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Dr. Ali Binazir

In your job, you may get the promotion, the contract, and the big pile of dough, but lose your soul in process and be miserable in spite of "success." Know that true success makes you feel good.

The Decision to Be Remarkable

Chris Guillebeau | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Chris Guillebeau

Of all the steps required to change the world in the way you see fit, the decision to be remarkable is the most important. If you don't take decisive action, nothing else will ever change.

If This Were Your Life, Would You Consider It "Relatively Narrow"?

Bella DePaulo | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Bella DePaulo

You may want to skim this list before reading the Washington Post's summary of its story: "Kagan has many achievements, but her world has been relatively narrow."

So What Did You Do Today?

Heather Cabot | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Heather Cabot

Until I had my children, I never really appreciated what it felt like to get to dinnertime and wonder what you really accomplished that day -- yet feel exhausted.