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7 Steps for Transitioning Out of the Corporate World to Find Your Bliss

Renee Lo Iacono | Posted 06.24.2014 | Healthy Living
Renee Lo Iacono

Transitioning out of the corporate world to pursue other personal or professional goals may be challenging, however, with a little focus and perseverance it's definitely doable.

Resetting the Table

Melanie Young | Posted 06.22.2014 | Healthy Living
Melanie Young

Everyone needs to reset their physical and mental vantage point every so often for a fresh outlook. It doesn't have to be a full-blown move or change; it can be a small adjustment. If you don't like the picture, reframe it. If things become too burdensome, take time to stop, clear and reset.

Let Things Change

Rick Hanson, Ph.D. | Posted 06.22.2014 | Healthy Living
Rick Hanson, Ph.D.

What's changing? The Practice: Let Things Change Why? Lately I've been writing about the fifth of my personal top five practices (all tied for fi...

It May Just Be Time for a Change

Rebecca Mckown | Posted 06.22.2014 | Healthy Living
Rebecca Mckown

If you are lucky enough to live to 75, it ends up being less than 30,000 days of life. This is a shocking realization and an eye-opening, punch-in-the-gut blow. Thirty thousand days to live?! The clock is ticking. The sun is setting. How do you want to live your remaining days?

Transition and Transformation in the Nonprofit Sector: Understanding the Need for For-Profit Best Practices

Joseph Amodeo | Posted 06.21.2014 | Impact
Joseph Amodeo

When I graduated from college with a bachelor of arts in religious studies, working in the nonprofit sector seemed like an appropriate 'fit.' However, now more than ever the sector is in need of students and professionals from a variety of disciplines.

6 Ways Change Will Transform You

Susie Moore | Posted 06.21.2014 | Healthy Living
Susie Moore

Change is liberating and healing and plain unavoidable. The more we welcome it, the more profoundly positive its impact. We know we can survive and overcome.

Change Management: 4 Factors That Distinguish Successes From Failures

Judith E. Glaser | Posted 06.19.2014 | Business
Judith E. Glaser

By Judith E. Glaser Many MANAGEMENT GURUS, ACADEMICS and CEOs are writing on change, yet there is a difference between theory and actual change. I...

Disability Doesn't Need Your Pity

Trisha Lynn Sprayberry | Posted 06.17.2014 | Impact
Trisha Lynn Sprayberry

Although it is assumed a misfortune to have a disability to handle within your life, there really should be no shame or pity in having one. Those of us with disabilities are proven to have superior skills to adapting to our environments.

Three Marks of High Leverage Change Initiatives

Ted Harro | Posted 06.16.2014 | Business
Ted Harro

Dear Change Agent, Let's say you just took over a major business unit of a well-known consumer services company. You were brought in from outside the...

Love Is the Engine -- Knowledge Is the Power

Bill Couzens | Posted 06.14.2014 | Impact
Bill Couzens

Knowledge is power -- it is the power in all our choices, from the food we choose to put on our tables to who we vote for in our local and national elections. Less Cancer must be everyone's priority, and I am grateful to the many people who have joined the fight.

Understanding Habits Helps You Change Them

Nicole Kosanke, Ph.D. | Posted 06.11.2014 | Healthy Living
Nicole Kosanke, Ph.D.

People repeat actions that are either rewarding or familiar, or both. In other words, people do things that feel worth it somehow. You might think imm...

Climate Change, Media, Psychology & the Denial of Death

Mitchell J. Rabin | Posted 06.10.2014 | Green
Mitchell J. Rabin

On the standard, commercial television channels we hear about extreme weather virtually every single day. Droughts in the southwest hardly seen since...

Overcome Obstacles for Change

Daniel Goleman | Posted 06.09.2014 | Business
Daniel Goleman

We've all heard the saying (or myth): People resist change. Of course, the main task of many leaders is to bring about change -- sometimes unpopular y...

Worried About Not Making It in Life? 5 Reasons to Relax and Think Twice

Andrea Haupts | Posted 06.09.2014 | Healthy Living
Andrea Haupts

Have we finally made it? The answer to this question is very much dependent on our personal standpoint; however, we have a tendency to consider ourselves successful only if we measure up to general standards of success -- and it can be quite frustrating when we feel left behind.

Do You Know How People Really Make Decisions?

Joe Boyd | Posted 06.08.2014 | Business
Joe Boyd

Every decision people make in life is an emotional decision. There is no such thing as a decision purely based in logic. Those who think so are just ...

Do You Want to Be a World Changer?

Maria Portas | Posted 06.08.2014 | Healthy Living
Maria Portas

Everyone seems to think that for change to occur, it has to be something outside of us that needs to happen. That only someone greater than yourself can really make a huge difference in the world.

Courage: A Small Dose Will Help With Your Reinvention. Do You Have It?

Kathi Sharpe-Ross | Posted 06.08.2014 | Women
Kathi Sharpe-Ross

Where does one gain the courage to make a change? It's a great leap of faith and takes courage to define and explore your wants and needs in life. Whe...

Leadership Involves Poetry As Well As Plumbing

Faisal Hoque | Posted 06.08.2014 | Business
Faisal Hoque

The headlines scream about leadership failure after failure around the globe every day -- at the world's biggest companies, in government agencies, non-profits, academia and at startups.

Uniting Disability. Let's Create Change

Trisha Lynn Sprayberry | Posted 06.04.2014 | Impact
Trisha Lynn Sprayberry

We as humans have the technology, and the ability. Apparently not the desire. We could be transforming sick , injured, and disabled people into healthy, happy, accommodated, valuable, and contributing members of society.

Where to Start When You're a Change Agent

Ted Harro | Posted 06.02.2014 | Business
Ted Harro

Dear Change Agent, Let's start with the bad news. If they hired you to be a "change agent," it means you automatically have a target on your back. Co...

Give Them a Power Greeting

Naphtali Hoff | Posted 06.01.2014 | Impact
Naphtali Hoff

You're walking down the street. Your eyes are looking forward and you notice a person coming your way. You prepare to say "good morning," "hello," or something similar, only to have the other person drop their eyes to avoid contact.

Do You Really Know How Powerful Your Intentions Are?

Dennis Merritt Jones | Posted 05.26.2014 | GPS for the Soul
Dennis Merritt Jones

Too often, in the busyness of our lives, our intentions are semi-unconscious, meaning they slip unnoticed directly through to the reactive habit-mind, circumventing the deeper contemplative self. As a result, we may make choices which spawn consequences that we may not anticipate.

Can Capitalism Afford a Conscience?

Marian Salzman | Posted 05.25.2014 | Business
Marian Salzman

At first glance, capitalism circa 2014 looks like a pretty soulless endeavor: massive piles of fast money, no wider context of conscience involved. Ju...

10 Things I Learned From Getting Divorced In My 20s

Susie Moore | Posted 03.25.2014 | Divorce
Susie Moore

I wish I allowed myself to be more relaxed and present in my younger years than fretting over how my life was changing when my marriage was not working.

The Power of Not Knowing

Roger Housden | Posted 05.22.2014 | Healthy Living
Roger Housden

Imagine a world in which everything is known and under control. It would be a flatland. There would be no amazement, no wonder, no edge. I believe tha...