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Reframing Forgiveness

Jane Simon, M.D. | Posted 07.15.2016 | Healthy Living
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Jane Simon, M.D.

We can't force someone to forgive. Therefore, the road to forgiveness may also involve understanding the person who has harmed us. This requires starting off on a journey that may entail a close examination of the person we need to forgive. The journey can be long and torturous.

Media-Fêted Lupita Aids Africa's Cancer Women

David Tereshchuk | Posted 06.13.2016 | Media
David Tereshchuk

The theater world, rightly, was shadowed but not fully darkened by the Orlando terrorist hate-crime, as the Tony Awards ceremony presented the all-conquering Hamilton cast performing the Battle of Yorktown -- rather bizarrely, but pointedly and arrestingly -- with firearms completely removed from the scene.

4 Amazing and Profitable Lessons From a Marketing Legend

John Bowen | Posted 04.19.2016 | Business
John Bowen

Getting our message out to the right people and getting them to take action is the lifeblood of our success as entrepreneurs. So one of the smartest s...

Feeling the Love at Room to Grow

Emma Heming Willis | Posted 04.08.2016 | Impact
Emma Heming Willis

When my family and I were moving from the West Coast and planting roots in the east, I started looking for an organization where I could establish my own roots. Room to Grow just magically appeared before me and struck such a deep chord -- I couldn't jump on board fast enough.

3 Ways Listening Can Make Your Life Better

Matt Fore | Posted 03.01.2016 | Healthy Living
Matt Fore

This idea of hearing what other people say is brilliant. I wish I had come up with it myself. On my final day in the cruise ship diner I pointed to the menu and asked if I could have the roller skate salad with a rubber squeegee on the side. My waiter gave me a big smile. "Yes." That was nice. This time I smiled back. I'm still waiting.

Internship. Check. Job Offer. Check. Career That Is Fulfilling...?

Garrett Mintz | Posted 01.26.2016 | College
Garrett Mintz

In high school, it was very clear of what to do to get to college. You get good grades. In college, it was very clear of what to do to get a job offer. You get good grades, internships and leadership positions in extracurricular activities. But what about pursuing a career that is fulfilling?

Why I/We Hate Exercise (And How to Circumnavigate Our Reluctance)

Jane Simon, M.D. | Posted 01.15.2016 | Healthy Living
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Jane Simon, M.D.

This equation is simple:a few minutes of discipline equals hours of comfort, pleasure, a lengthened lifespan, and less time spent on medical procedures.

Virtual Project Managers as an Innovation for Managing Operational Risks

Ella Thuiner | Posted 12.29.2015 | Technology
Ella Thuiner

Future project managers will work on a virtual basis that enables them to better focus on what matters as well as to monitor and control operational risks mindfully. The picture below shall illustrate the business-related processes behind a financial instrument (for instance, as used by hedge funds).

Psychotherapy in (and of) Everyday Life

Jane Simon, M.D. | Posted 09.11.2015 | Healthy Living
Jane Simon, M.D.

We don't often stop to realize that our daily interactions with other people -- to whom we might feel love, hate or indifference -- can help us becom...

Self-Hate Attacks: What Are They?

Jane Simon, M.D. | Posted 06.15.2016 | Healthy Living
Jane Simon, M.D.

No matter what the etiology, the goal is to recognize the problem, learn from it, and extricate oneself as soon as possible to avoid loss of time and energy. If allowed to persist, the condition can result in inertia and hopelessness.

Mr. Magoo's Christmas Carol Makes the Jump From Beloved Holiday Special to Broadway

Jim Hill | Posted 02.09.2015 | Entertainment
Jim Hill

Here's a challenge for all of you Christmas trivia buffs out there: Name the first-ever animated holiday special produced especially for television.

Celebrity Reactions to the Ebola Epidemic: The Good, the Bad and the Very Ugly

Nikki Gloudeman | Posted 01.12.2015 | Celebrity
Nikki Gloudeman

As the Ebola epidemic rages on, health officials have gone into the trenches around the globe, putting their lives at risk to save those of others afflicted by the devastating virus. Yes, but... what do our beloved celebrities think of it all?

The Faithful Shopper: Best for Beauty

Faith Hope Consolo | Posted 05.27.2014 | New York
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Faith Hope Consolo

It's time to slough off winter skin, renew our faces, bodies and souls (and soles) with a stop at our favorite beauty stores and departments. Here are...

The Faithful Shopper: Guide for Gifts

Faith Hope Consolo | Posted 01.27.2014 | New York
Faith Hope Consolo

Welcome to Black Friday, and the official kickoff of the holiday shopping season! My next two reports will focus on some of my favorite places for gif...

3 Ways Abuse Changed Me for the Better

Marie Marley | Posted 01.23.2014 | Fifty
Marie Marley

My life history has resulted in me being very sensitive to others who are and/or were mistreated by parents, spouses or others. I can feel the pain of these people and am more understanding when they exhibit negative features, such as losing their tempers easily.

A Tale of Two Women: The Story Behind 'The Reality Rally'

Clarissa Burt | Posted 01.23.2014 | Impact
Clarissa Burt

Life has a terrible way of twisting toward tragedy, and dreams have a funny way of coming true. Few know this better than Gillian Larson. Her methodology? "Dream it. Believe it. Prepare for it. Do it."

The Songs of Dory Previn To Be Celebrated at New York's Vineyard Theatre

Holly Cara Price | Posted 08.13.2013 | Arts
Holly Cara Price

Legendary American singer-songwriter, playwright and poet Dory Previn passed away last year at age 86. Born Dorothy Veronica Langan in 1925, her long ...

NYC Improv Theater Provides Comedy for Hurricane Sandy Relief

Lisa Bernier | Posted 01.16.2013 | New York
Lisa Bernier

As a city that knows how to pull together post-crisis, many local businesses, groups and organizations are continuing to organize Sandy relief efforts. Last Friday this included comedy theater Gotham City Improv.

Howard Stern Auctions Private Photo Shoot For Charity

Posted 08.08.2012 | Impact

Howard Stern wants to take your photo for a “wild” cause. The say-anything satellite radio host is auctioning off his budding picture-taking sk...

The Faithful Shopper: May Makeovers

Faith Hope Consolo | Posted 07.15.2012 | New York
Faith Hope Consolo

Memorial Day is nearly here, and it's time to have some fun! Try a new look at one or all of these stores today! Happy Shopping!

A Viennese Ball For Good

Dane Steele Green | Posted 05.02.2012 | Travel
Dane Steele Green

Each year the Life Ball begins with an extravagant opening ceremony in the main square of Vienna City Hall, which can accommodate 45,000 people.

Benefit Cosmetics Founders Talk Shopping, Business Secrets And Fried Chicken

| Tami Yu | Posted 01.30.2012 | San Francisco

By Tami Yu Who: Jean and Jane Ford Years in SF: 35 years and counting Current Gig: Co-Founders of Benefit Cosmetics You both founded Bene...

PLAN ForYourArt: May 19-25

Bettina Korek | Posted 07.18.2011 | Los Angeles
Bettina Korek

Re-imagining our world as a series of graphic icons, artist Ryan McGinness layers and collages these images using both digital techniques and more traditional crafts like silk screening and painting.

Pets Helping to Heal Our Nation's Vets

Wendy Diamond | Posted 06.27.2011 | Impact
Wendy Diamond

After witnessing atrocities taking place in the Middle East, some of our soldiers are coming home with PTSD. Many of these men are finding that Dave Sharpe's P2V program is just what the doctor ordered.

PLAN ForYourArt: April 21-27

Bettina Korek | Posted 06.19.2011 | Los Angeles
Bettina Korek

Blum and Poe is hosting a benefit performance event for the victims of the Japanese earthquake, tsunami, and atomic disaster, featuring a live performance by The Head and the Heart.