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What's the Difference Between Judgement and Evaluation?

Robert C. Jameson | Posted 07.31.2015 | Healthy Living
Robert C. Jameson

A friend of mine once told me that next to every truth stands a lie, that one person's ceiling is another's floor, and that to follow a truth is like walking a razor's edge -- it's easy to fall off in error. I find defining the difference between evaluation and judgment to be in this fine-line category.

The Courage to Change

David Shechtman | Posted 07.29.2015 | Business
David Shechtman

Stepping into change requires a reconciliation between the old and the new. Nobody, no matter what the circumstance, completely transforms as a person when going through change. It's not a 100 percent shift. Some parts of a person endure. It's the way things have to be.

It's Time to Change Change

Randy Pennington | Posted 07.28.2015 | Business
Randy Pennington

The best leaders, organizations, and teams don't view change as a negative. They seize it as an opportunity to prove their continued relevance and strategic value in a competitive marketplace.

Do You Really Want to Be Healthy and Happy?

Ed and Deb Shapiro | Posted 07.28.2015 | GPS for the Soul
Ed and Deb Shapiro

If we can recognize our difficulties for what they are and accept them as simply that, without creating further drama, then we have the power to let go and be healed.

Tips For Dealing With A Mid-Life Crisis

Deb Blum | Posted 07.27.2015 | Healthy Living
Deb Blum

I believe that those of us who are called into a mid-life crisis and those who accept the honor of moving through it thoroughly and with grace are the lucky ones. Now that I am on the other side, I see my mid-life crisis as a true breakthrough, an awakening, and the path to the peaceful, joyful, and loving life I am living now.

Can You Create Changes That Last?

Michelle McQuaid | Posted 07.22.2015 | Business
Michelle McQuaid

When it comes to creating the changes you really want to make in your work or in you life, do ever find you have difficulty making this last?

Splitting Hairs

Marcia Liss | Posted 07.22.2015 | Fifty
Marcia Liss


Changing to Hit a Moving Target

Randy Pennington | Posted 07.21.2015 | Business
Randy Pennington

Every leader has, at some point, felt that everything is harder than it should be. Maybe the team is stressed from pushing itself harder than normal. Perhaps open communication has been compromised due to perceptions about motives or intent.

Does Holding a Grudge Do You Any Good?

Michael Feeley | Posted 07.20.2015 | Healthy Living
Michael Feeley

I've found that getting rid of anger is essential for an absolute healthy heart and mind. I've learned to speak my mind and to trust in instincts and in the world.

4 Ways To Get Out Of A Rut

Paula Vital | Posted 07.20.2015 | Healthy Living
Paula Vital

After staying with this question for a while, I have found a few steps that are helpful in getting us unstuck and able to balance present moment awareness with the genuine human need for creation, growth and change.

Why Summer Is The Best Season For Reinvention

Kathi Sharpe-Ross | Posted 07.20.2015 | Fifty
Kathi Sharpe-Ross

Reinvention, renewal, inspired ideas ... they all have time to breed just a little more during those lazy summer afternoons when you may be taking an extra walk, sitting on a beach, hopefully even holidaying somewhere wonderful.

On Heroin, Ohio, and Storytelling for Change

Rebekah Bolser | Posted 07.16.2015 | Politics
Rebekah Bolser

We cannot seek to prevent the collapse of communities we deem valuable while ignoring the ones that produced these issues. We forget that there are people who are dying who have lived lives that we do not understand and who have people who love them as much as we love those around us and that this lack of connection with those affected prohibits us from developing comprehensive solutions.

Leaving New York Essay™

Ramona Emerson | Posted 07.16.2015 | New York
Ramona Emerson

As much as Sex and The City wanted us to think it, New York isn't your boyfriend. And since it isn't your dumb boyfriend, it's free to be perfect -- and New York is perfect. I recently had two West Coasters say things like, "New York is great, but all people do there is sit in bars and talk." Can you imagine anything better?

How Feeling Stuck or Discouraged May Be Your Cue to Do This

Danielle Vaughn | Posted 07.15.2015 | Healthy Living
Danielle Vaughn

Get a little scared, face the fear, it's good for us to step into what's uncomfortable -- it makes our world bigger. Besides, you have nothing to lose. As the saying goes, no one is getting out of here alive.

Can We Create a Flourishing World?

Michelle McQuaid | Posted 07.14.2015 | Healthy Living
Michelle McQuaid

Given the ongoing economic, environmental, social and political challenges currently reverberating around our world, it can be hard to feel hopeful ab...

Disrupting Disruption

Randy Pennington | Posted 07.14.2015 | Business
Randy Pennington

The future belongs to the disruptors. Customers reward it. Your business survival demands it unless you want to be rendered obsolete by an unknown start-up or overtaken by a global company from a developing nation. You had better be different, or you will die.

Comings and Goings and Leavings and Arrivings: Goodbye NYC and Hello Austin - at a Ripe Old Age

Ann Fry | Posted 07.06.2015 | Women
Ann Fry

Today, I'm driven to begin a series about the excitement of living in NYC for the past 9+ years, why I loved it, why I'm leaving it, where I'm going. I hope it's helpful. Perhaps it will move you to "reinvent" yourself ... at any age.

Viewing Ourselves In and Out of Context

Jane Simon, M.D. | Posted 07.06.2015 | Healthy Living
Jane Simon, M.D.

To view ourselves in the context of our background, history and the present, is an essential aspect of self-acceptance.

Everything You Change Changes Everything

Ed Harrold | Posted 07.06.2015 | Healthy Living
Ed Harrold

Change is expansive, it's freeing, it's liberating, it's growth, it's transformation. When we are willing to change something no matter how big or small, a world of endless possibilities is open us.

Focus on These Four Aspects of Your Life and Evolve

Dr. Ipshita Basu Guha | Posted 07.06.2015 | Healthy Living
Dr. Ipshita Basu Guha

It is often because of fear of the unknown, the apprehension from change, anxiety of meandering into something unfamiliar or new that we tend to stick to our "known spaces." But whether we like it or not; the world around us is constantly evolving, seasons are changing and so must we.

40 Years of Stanford Research Found That People With This One Quality Are More Likely to Succeed

James Clear | Posted 07.02.2015 | Healthy Living
James Clear

You and I can do the same thing. We can train our ability to delay gratification, just like we can train our muscles in the gym. And you can do it in the same way as the child and the researcher: by promising something small and then delivering.

As Communication Improves, Culture Improves, as Does the Bottom Line -- 4 Tools That Make a Difference

Amy Rees Anderson | Posted 07.01.2015 | Business
Amy Rees Anderson

In order to be a successful company you must create an environment that encourages the contribution and open sharing of information.

You Don't Need Rose-Colored Glasses: 5 Realistic Tips to Be More Positive

Valeh Nazemoff | Posted 07.01.2015 | Business
Valeh Nazemoff

I used to look at people like that with a mixture of admiration and annoyance. Then one day I asked myself, what are they doing that is different?

Millennial Activism -- A Look Into America's Current State

Dennis Williams II | Posted 06.30.2015 | Impact
Dennis Williams II

What change does social network activism really evoke? There's no doubt that awareness is brought to these situations that need to be brought to light, but often that awareness substitutes action.

The Power of Perceptual Change

Susanna Barkataki | Posted 06.28.2015 | Healthy Living
Susanna Barkataki

Perceptual change is powerful. Knowing our roots and honoring our ancestors is a transformative way to rearrange the social fabric of our society. ...