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Workplace Rudeness Isn't Just Toxic. It's Contagious.

The Huffington Post | Alena Hall | Posted 07.28.2015 | Healthy Living

If you're dealing with rude coworkers on a daily basis, chances are it's rubbing off on you and affecting your other social interactions -- not to me...

Behaviorism 101: The Keys to the Kingdom of Change

Lara Fielding | Posted 07.14.2015 | Healthy Living
Lara Fielding

Auto-Pilot Behavior as Natural Instinct We all have a tendency to behave in ways that do not serve us. If the change I described in my last blog w...

Pre-Decision Making: How to Make Better Decisions Under Stress

Lisa Earle McLeod | Posted 07.14.2015 | Business
Lisa Earle McLeod

A critical decision is one that shapes your future, things that affect your career, your relationships, and your reputation.

Discipline: Using the Heart and Brain Science

Susie Wolbe | Posted 07.06.2015 | GPS for the Soul
Susie Wolbe

I grew up in Louisville, Kentucky. When I told my parents I wanted to go to college in Austin, Texas, my mother, in true form, pulled out the encycl...

When the Sheep Are Watching Over Your Mind

Dragos Bratasanu | Posted 07.02.2015 | Business
Dragos Bratasanu

Sheeping is mindlessly following the others when you actually know the right actions and behaviors but don't want to assume responsibility for them.

Sorry, Not Sorry

Marie Forster | Posted 06.18.2015 | Comedy
Marie Forster

I have been keeping mental note of how often I utter these meaningless apologies, and it's pitiful.

5 Essentials of Mindful Self-Care: Promoting Mind-Body Resilience

Lara Fielding | Posted 06.17.2015 | Healthy Living
Lara Fielding

At the end of the day, just as we must maintain all the things we cherish in our lives, we must work to maintain our mind-body vehicles. Take care of your vehicle, and it will take you a lot further, in a much more comfortable ride!

Drs. W. vs. Dr. Pepper for World Environment Day

Sean C. Lucan, M.D., MPH, MS | Posted 06.12.2015 | Healthy Living
Sean C. Lucan, M.D., MPH, MS

Last week, I attended the annual International Conference on Culinary Arts and Sciences in Montclair, N.J. Occurring for the first time in the United ...

New Era Challenges to Growth

Jonathan Hall | Posted 06.01.2015 | Business
Jonathan Hall

Challenges to growth are nothing new. But these challenges are now changing with shifts in culture.

How Confident Leaders Silence the Office Screamer

Brian de Haaff | Posted 05.15.2015 | Business
Brian de Haaff

When someone starts screaming, your first impulse may be to scream right back. Because you are the boss. That response will not work, and it puts you right in the middle of the argument -- the last place you want to be.

Why Dr. Oz Is So Popular

Georgianna Donadio, MSc, Ph.D., D.C. | Posted 06.21.2015 | Healthy Living
Georgianna Donadio, MSc, Ph.D., D.C.

In early 2015, the National Health Policy Conference was held in Washington D.C., Dr. Stephen Berkshire, member of the American College of Health Ca...

One Thing That Always Improves My Parenting

Sarah MacLaughlin, LSW | Posted 06.20.2015 | Parents
Sarah MacLaughlin, LSW

You know that skittish, trapped feeling you get when your children are uncooperative and you're running late? That's certainly worthy of our attention. Recognizing our emotional state requires that we tune in and notice.

What Is the Best Coaching Advice you Will Ever Get?

Marshall Goldsmith | Posted 06.14.2015 | Business
Marshall Goldsmith

This is a great question, and the answer is going to come from an unexpected source. But, I think you'll agree this is the best coaching advice you will ever get. It's not going to come from me -- it's going to come from you. Ready?

Asking Questions Is Really Hard

Barbara Jacoby | Posted 06.14.2015 | Healthy Living
Barbara Jacoby

So please understand that the next time I ask you a question, it is because I need your help. I don't ask questions about things for which I already have an answer. And if I ask you a question that doesn't make sense to you, please know that I am doing my best to inquire about something that I obviously don't have enough information to even ask the proper questions, so help me out.

A Radical New Approach to Employee Engagement!

Marshall Goldsmith | Posted 06.07.2015 | Business
Marshall Goldsmith

In my new book Triggers, I propose a radical new approach to employee engagement. To me, this new approach is the "other half of the equation", the missing piece, the thing that we've been overlooking that could change the business landscape for good!

Herding Cats...er Kids

Lynda Freeman | Posted 06.05.2015 | Good News
Lynda Freeman

As a retired elementary school teacher I sometimes do substitute teaching. I do this because I like being with kids and also enjoy the extra spending money I earn that takes me on trips.

Where Have Good Manners Gone?

Christa Dowling | Posted 06.02.2015 | Healthy Living
Christa Dowling

"You are never too old to set another goal or dream a new dream." -- C.S. Lewis (Irish Novelist 1898-1963) Out the door... it seems. An American frie...

How to Forecast the Environment for Success

Marshall Goldsmith | Posted 05.31.2015 | Business
Marshall Goldsmith

How can we forecast our environment so that we are aware of its influence over us and how we can use what we learn to our success? There are three interconnected stages of importance here: anticipation, avoidance, and adjustment.

How to Forecast the Environment for Success

Marshall Goldsmith | Posted 05.31.2015 | Business
Marshall Goldsmith

As we journey through life, we are creating our world and our world is simultaneously creating us. Much of who we are and what we will become is deter...

3 Tricks for Making Your Good Habits Stick

Amy Morin | Posted 05.24.2015 | Healthy Living
Amy Morin

Just because you're struggling with self-discipline doesn't mean you have to raise the white flag and declare your self-improvement efforts a complete failure. Instead, work to increase the chances that you'll stick to your healthier habits -- even when you don't feel like it.

Are You Being Played?

Marshall Goldsmith | Posted 05.24.2015 | Business
Marshall Goldsmith

Because some things are outside of our control, we may feel like victims of circumstance. Victims of fate. I don't accept that. What would life be like if we just accepted the hand of cards we were dealt and lived the rest of our lives in homeostasis?

3 (Healthy) Behaviors for Working Moms

Kenda Mullert | Posted 05.18.2015 | Healthy Living
Kenda Mullert

Our work of choosing healthy behavior combines together to form a creation of life and wellness. There isn't a choice too small to add to this creation of the healthy life we want for ourselves and our family.

6 Common Divorce Frenemies To Watch Out For

Christina Pesoli | Posted 05.11.2015 | Divorce
Christina Pesoli

During your divorce there are six specific frenemies to watch out for. Chances are you're on a first name basis with some (or all) of them. You may have even run into a little trouble with them. But just in case your danger detector is malfunctioning, allow me to alert you to the obvious.

Our Employer-Employee Marriages Need Counseling

Dov Seidman | Posted 05.06.2015 | Business
Dov Seidman

The quality of our employer-employee relationships is downright dysfunctional. The primary reason for this is that we're doing too much shifting and not enough elevating.

Laziness Is More Complex Than You Think: How a More Nuanced Approach Can Help Us Overcome Laziness When Needed

Jon Jachimowicz | Posted 05.05.2015 | Healthy Living
Jon Jachimowicz

We also need to recognize that sometimes, being lazy is far from a sin. After all, isn't getting to take a deserved break why we expend effort in the first place?