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An Open Letter to School Leaders

Eric Sheninger | Posted 10.09.2011 | Education
Eric Sheninger

Change begins with a no excuse mentality. Don't waste one more minute pondering what could be. There is a revolution going on right now in learning, and it is up to us to lead the way.

In Serving Life Prison Hospice Care Teaches Inmates About Dying With True Dignity

Adrian Margaret Brune | Posted 09.28.2011 | Entertainment
Adrian Margaret Brune

Serving Life shows a different take on the U.S. penal system's obligation to dying prisoners and those trying to change their lives before it's too late.

I Have to Ask: What is one thing you would change about yourself?

Posted 09.13.2011 | Women

Microphone in hand, I set out to ask perfect strangers one question that I just had to ask – what is one thing that you would change about yourse...

Caught in the Act: East Correspondent Peter Murphy Sits Down With Ben Hoyer

Kathy Eldon | Posted 09.14.2011 | Impact
Kathy Eldon

In a city still predominately known for is tourism and ephemerality, can a single coffee shoppe in Orlando, Florida spawn the groundwork for an actively influential community?

Defeating Devil's Advocates to Become an Innovation Champion

Robert F. Brands | Posted 09.10.2011 | Business
Robert F. Brands

As a leader and innovator-in-chief of your company, it is critical to drive the culture of innovation throughout the organization even in the face of opposition.

March on Washington for Jobs, Hope and Real Change

Brent Budowsky | Posted 09.10.2011 | Politics
Brent Budowsky

It is time for the real heirs to Samuel Adams, and John Hancock, and Thomas Jefferson and James Madison, to come Washington and answer the pretenders who do things in the name of the Founding Fathers that violate the ideals of the Founding Fathers.

Why Avoiding Conflict Keeps You Trapped in It Forever

Lisa Earle McLeod | Posted 09.05.2011 | Business
Lisa Earle McLeod

Have you ever been around someone who was frustrated or angry, but doesn't want to talk about it? They ooze resentment. Here are three big reasons people avoid conflict and tips to overcome them.

When Things Don't Go the Way We Want Them To

Holly Sidell | Posted 08.29.2011 | Los Angeles
Holly Sidell

No one likes change. Especially when it is completely unexpected. But when it happens, should we be so quick to run from it? Sometimes our reactivi...

Early Decision, Late Opinion

Taylor Nunley | Posted 08.22.2011 | Education
Taylor Nunley

We're fickle; we know. So, when given the daunting task of choosing a college, how are we supposed to know that by the end of the year we'll still even like the college we applied to early on?

Changing Stigmas Through Sports In Ethiopia

Alex Budman | Posted 08.21.2011 | Impact
Alex Budman

From the first second Yonas Tadess enters the gates of the school, it is evident that he is the big man on campus. The stigma that is usually applied to disabled people in Ethiopia does not apply to him.

6 Ways To Start -- And Keep -- A Healthy Diet

Joanna Dolgoff, M.D. | Posted 08.11.2011 | Healthy Living
Joanna Dolgoff, M.D.

Whether you're trying to eat healthier, lose weight or incorporate more plant-based foods into your diet, these tips will be helpful in making a positive dietary shift.

Who Are You, Really?

Marshall Goldsmith | Posted 08.08.2011 | Business
Marshall Goldsmith

Most of us have behaviors that make up what we define as "me." If we buy into our definitions, we can excuse almost any action we take by saying, "That's just the way I am!" It's when we let go of these definitions that we can do our best work.

Does Your Career Zig or Zag?

Caroline Dowd-Higgins | Posted 08.02.2011 | Business
Caroline Dowd-Higgins

It used to be that having short stints at multiple companies was a red flag. These candidates can now market themselves as desirable hires if they don't present as an immediate flight risk.

The Future Of OzerskyTV

Josh Ozersky | Posted 08.02.2011 | Home
Josh Ozersky

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Facing My Biggest Fear: Homeless Again In 30 Days (By Choice)

Mark Horvath | Posted 08.01.2011 | Impact
Mark Horvath

As with most anything there is a paradox in life. As I find the courage to face my fears, I am also finding freedom.

Teenagers Are Making Social Change A Social Effort

Priyanka Jain | Posted 08.01.2011 | Impact
Priyanka Jain

Sadly, giving back has been deemed a 'chore' that many students are forced to do and trained to resent. I have made it a personal goal to change this.

A Guide To Integrating Social Media In Schools

Eric Sheninger | Posted 07.26.2011 | Education
Eric Sheninger

We have seen many shifts in terms of instruction, communication, and learning at NMHS resulting in a transformative culture that is more in line to meet the needs of our students.

If Nothing Ever Changed There Would Be No Full Moon

Ed and Deb Shapiro | Posted 07.24.2011 | Healthy Living
Ed and Deb Shapiro

Change happens in the flash of a moment but the ego mind -- our self-obsessiveness -- needs to make everything appear solid and permanent.

Balanced Life -- Join or Start a Group. And Please Answer These Six Questions!

Gretchen Rubin | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Gretchen Rubin

I've written before about why the resolution to Join or start a group -- any kind of group -- can bring you happiness. I've joined or started fourtee...

How to Change Anything

Dorie Clark | Posted 04.21.2015 | Business
Dorie Clark

I ran across VitalSmarts -- a corporate training and research behemoth -- when I was teaching a course on social marketing at Tufts University. Their ...

Ignite Your Passion and Change the World

Michael J. McCarthy | Posted 06.07.2011 | Denver
Michael J. McCarthy

Last summer, Latinos were in the streets protesting what they seen as unfair immigration laws. They played a proactive role in rectifying an injustice. Why aren't the rest of us?

Gaddafi and Change

Joseph Nye | Posted 05.31.2011 | World
Joseph Nye

David Warsh, generally a respected journalist, has just published in the Providence Journal an attack on Michael Porter of Harvard Business School for...

Can The Catholic Church Change?

Michael Leach | Posted 05.30.2011 | Religion
Michael Leach

Will anyone care 500 years from now about today's debates? Women priests? Married priests? One thing is certain: the expression of priesthood will change by default if not by design.

Cutbacks Give Rise To Health Care Entrepreneurs

Rod Shrader | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Rod Shrader

The new health care legislation's provisions are far reaching and will usher in enormous change in the way health care is delivered in this country. To an entrepreneur, change means opportunity.

Braving The Storms of Change

Dr. Judith Rich | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Dr. Judith Rich

The pace of change is quickening exponentially, while our ability to contain it falls further behind. The idea of being in control of everything is being replaced with the recognition that, in truth, we are in control of very little.