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#Compassion

Why It's Important To Face Your Fears In Life And Business

HuffPost Live | Posted 05.29.2014 | HuffPost Live 321

Brooke Deterline, CEO of Courageous Leadership, joined HuffPost Live on Tuesday to share the advice she gives to those seeking her council in hopes of...

Why We Feel Others' Pain -- or Don't

Wray Herbert | Posted 07.24.2014 | Science
Wray Herbert

What is it that makes two minds respond so differently to the same encounter with misfortune?

Armchair Analysis: Was Your Relationship 'Good' Enough to Warrant So Much Grief?

Megan Devine | Posted 07.23.2014 | Healthy Living
Megan Devine

If you're wrestling with what to share or not share about your relationship, here's what you should know: The reality is, everyone has imperfect relationships.

Empathy: The Missing Link Between Parents and Childfrees

Keesha Beckford | Posted 07.23.2014 | Parents
Keesha Beckford

Let's get something straight: My complaining about my corner of motherhood is not an invitation to be patronized or blamed from my parenting choices. It does not signify a lack of love for my children, or that I am delusional about either the big picture or the minutiae of parenting.

On Being a Not-So-Peaceful Warrior: Lessons From My Mother's Diary

Peggy Tileston | Posted 07.23.2014 | Women
Peggy Tileston

Once again, I have to turn toward this war-like part of myself with curiosity and compassion so that I can train her, and train her well. I thought I had done most of that work, but opportunities for training and fine tuning my warrior self are on-going.

How Compassion Can Unleash Third Metric Success For Women in Workplaces

Michelle McQuaid | Posted 07.22.2014 | Women
Michelle McQuaid

It's time for women to be valued for the bottom-line benefits that come from embracing their feminine traits of empathy, kindness, collaboration, openness and flexibility rather than repressing them in order to fit the required leadership mold.

The Path to Love

Marco Cáceres | Posted 07.21.2014 | Religion
Marco Cáceres

It is extremely cliché to say "love conquers all" or "anything is possible with love." It is also cliché to say, "What the world needs is love." Of ...

There Is No Competition

Miriam Ava | Posted 07.19.2014 | Business
Miriam Ava

Perfectionism stifles creativity. Pressure to achieve kills innovation. Productivity on steroids becomes mass production.

Global Compassion and the Nigerian Schoolgirls

Paul Ekman | Posted 07.19.2014 | Science
Paul Ekman

Why do we care when we see the Nigerian schoolgirls who are the prisoners of Boko Haram? We do watch. Most of us don't change the channel. Why?

For Me? I Don't Think So: Saying No to Unwanted Gifts

Mary-Lou Stephens | Posted 07.19.2014 | Healthy Living
Mary-Lou Stephens

Just because you are a good person who practices empathy and compassion doesn't mean you're a doormat. If someone tries to dump their negativity on you remember the problem is not yours unless you choose to accept it.

Cultivate Compassion {Buddha Doodle}

Molly Hahn | Posted 07.14.2014 | Good News
Molly Hahn

Check out the new look at the Buddha Doodles online gift shop! Click this link: www.BuddhaDoodles.com...

What's Great About Kids Today

Colleen Turner | Posted 07.14.2014 | Fifty
Colleen Turner

Bullying behaviors do not last long when a child's peer group appreciates the importance of respecting themselves and others

After the 'Guffaw' -- The Serious Face of Visible Trauma

David Katz, M.D. | Posted 07.13.2014 | Healthy Living
David Katz, M.D.

Some of you correctly noted that there really is nothing funny about trauma to the face and head. There was a tangential point to make about our societal idiocy when it comes to quick-fix-weight-loss-by-any-means, and I made it. But then what? What comes after the... "guffaw"?

Nurturing Mama: 5 Ways That Taking Care of Yourself Is a Gift to Your Child and Family

Dr. Juli Fraga | Posted 07.13.2014 | Parents
Dr. Juli Fraga

For many mothers, self-care is not an easy task. And when we are unable to meet our basic needs tending to our deeper emotional needs becomes trickier.

Carolyn Gregoire

What Neuroscience Can Teach Us About Compassion

HuffingtonPost.com | Carolyn Gregoire | Posted 05.14.2014 | Healthy Living

Mounting evidence of the impact of contemplative practices like meditation (which we now know can, quite literally, rewire the brain) are finally brin...

Right Now (Buddha Doodle)

Molly Hahn | Posted 07.13.2014 | Good News
Molly Hahn

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Not on Our Watch

Wendy Silvers | Posted 07.08.2014 | Impact
Wendy Silvers

The outrage and sadness I feel at the abduction of these young girls in Nigeria cannot be described.

Rise and Fall - {Buddha Doodle}

Molly Hahn | Posted 07.12.2014 | Good News
Molly Hahn

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Don't Underestimate the Value of Life's Little (And Not-So-Little) Crises

Linda Bloom LCSW and Charlie Bloom MSW | Posted 07.08.2014 | Healthy Living
Linda Bloom LCSW and Charlie Bloom MSW

Although it may sound like a cliché, there is truth to the saying that pain is sometimes the price that we must be willing to pay for growth.

Compassion, Now! {Buddha Doodle}

Molly Hahn | Posted 07.08.2014 | Good News
Molly Hahn

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The Dalai Lama in Disguise {Buddha Doodle}

Molly Hahn | Posted 07.07.2014 | Good News
Molly Hahn

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Find Bliss by Going Inward

Joyce Marter | Posted 07.06.2014 | Healthy Living
Joyce Marter

Bring your attention inward to this love that is inside of you, connecting you to all that is living or has lived across time and space. Remember you are not alone or lacking in any way because you are intrinsically connected to this whole, vibrant universe of abundance.

Who Needs to Learn the Lessons Of Grief?

Megan Devine | Posted 07.05.2014 | Healthy Living
Megan Devine

There might be lessons here, about trusting your own heart, leaning into the places you are deeply broken. There might be places to explore, ways to find out if any of your deep self remains, given what you have endured. So learn, yes. Study your own heart, yes.

Defending the Defenseless Is Wisdom to Thrive

Catherine Nagle | Posted 07.02.2014 | Healthy Living
Catherine Nagle

We will not come into our own authentic power as grace-filled human beings until we first are able to give ourselves to others. Perhaps, we would not have to live through such great tragedies if we opened our hearts with love the way God intended.

The Path to Self-Compassion

Literally, Darling | Posted 06.30.2014 | Women
Literally, Darling

I am not saying you should excuse yourself for bad behavior, but you should never let your mistakes take over. You should have an immense amount of self-love because you are your greatest ally. You know your own heart better than anyone.