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Being Vulnerable

Sharing Something Most Intimate, My Blood Sugar

Riva Greenberg | Posted 04.25.2016 | Healthy Living
Riva Greenberg

For even after 15 years of marriage, seeing my diabetes management up this close is a game-changer. And, truth be told, there's something profoundly satisfying for me to see this transformation occurring in him. The rest we'll just have to figure out as we go.

The Power of Vulnerability: Trusting Ourselves After Heartbreak

Dina Strada | Posted 06.04.2016 | Divorce
Dina Strada

It's now been a year and a half and I am learning to trust myself. That has taken a lot of work on my part and I have cried many tears getting there as the fear of opening myself up to getting hurt again sometimes engulfs me.

True Leadership

Scott Painter | Posted 04.05.2015 | Business
Scott Painter

It wasn't my smarts that turned the tide, nor my ambition or doggedness. It was my vulnerability.

Purpose Can Be Something New

Ari Andersen | Posted 08.25.2014 | Impact
Ari Andersen

It wasn't until this week though, when I read a particular letter, that the reality of what going this deep with one another on a large scale could look like. And feel like.

The Perfectly-Hidden Depressed Person: Are You One?

Dr. Margaret Rutherford | Posted 10.17.2014 | Healthy Living
Dr. Margaret Rutherford

Her friends will tell you, "She's a fantastic friend. Always there for you when you need her." Strangely enough, they don't seem to know what kind of deeper issues she might have.

Brené Brown: How To Live With Uncertainty

Posted 03.12.2015 | OWN

By Brené Brown I'm currently trying to make some changes in my career -- and travel a lot less -- so I can spend more time with my family and expl...

Sharing for Growth, Gratitude and Paying It Forward

Jane Coxwell | Posted 01.23.2014 | Impact
Jane Coxwell

My hesitancy about expressing my want for my own evolution is that I'm a private person -- well, that's what I've been telling myself. But I saw recently that it was mainly just vulnerability. Opening myself up to things that I otherwise don't have to address.

WATCH: Why Vulnerability Is Your Greatest Strength

OWN | Posted 09.12.2013 | OWN

Like many others, Dr. Brené Brown says she was raised to believe that vulnerability was a weakness. But she learned that you can't have true courage ...

The 7 Most Vulnerable Moments In Any Man's Life

Posted 03.16.2015 | OWN

Finally: a guy who has the courage to explain vulnerability to us. (And his astonishing novel The World Without You is out in paperback now.) By Jo...

Let's Get Vulnerable, Baby!

Dougall Fraser | Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices
Dougall Fraser

In always amazes me how often we are afraid to be vulnerable. I am guilty of this as well; expressing my own personal truths on national television brought up the fear that I might be judged or misunderstood. But every night I am so proud of our callers' honesty.

3 Myths About Vulnerability | Margarita Tartakovsky, M.S. | Posted 09.04.2012 | Healthy Living

Vulnerability is scary. But it’s also a powerful and authentic way to live. According to author Brené Brown, Ph.D, LMSW, in her latest book "Daring...