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Nejla: Al Salt, Jordan, October 25, 2008

Robert G. Zuckerman | Posted 01.22.2017 | GPS for the Soul
Robert G. Zuckerman

It's the last day of principal photography on Transformers 2. We're in Al-Salt, a hilly area about half an hour outside of Amman. Formerly the capital...

Leaving the Age of Disconnect

Robert Koehler | Posted 01.05.2017 | Politics
Robert Koehler

It's too easy simply to blame Donald Trump for the void that's suddenly apparent at the center of American government -- or will be on Jan. 20. In fa...

Why Do I Feel So Alone? Correction, Disconnection

Ellie Newman | Posted 12.23.2016 | Women
Ellie Newman

To correct or not to correct, that is the question. The answer is it depends. So, when the urge strikes you to correct someone else's behavior, Stop, ...

Seeing The World Through The Eyes Of A Child

Lisa Rosas | Posted 12.22.2016 | Healthy Living
Lisa Rosas

Have you ever noticed at a certain age we stop playing and become more attuned to responsibilities and to things that need to get done? If you have th...

Breaking Bread and Building Connection

Kim Samuel | Posted 12.11.2016 | Impact
Kim Samuel

The final weeks of the year are a sacred time for many religious communities and cultures. Though the observers--and observances--differ, there is one...

How Your Friends Should Treat You

Oprah.com | Joann Pan | Posted 11.23.2016 | OWN

This excerpt was taken from Drawn Together: Uplifting Comics on the Curious Journey Through Life and Love, by Leah Pearlman....

An Unexpected Houseguest

Terri Britt | Posted 11.18.2016 | GPS for the Soul
Terri Britt

I had an unexpected houseguest recently and it brought an incredible gift, in spite of the fact that it was freaking out. It was a beautiful day and I...

Inside Out

Samie Al-Achrafi | Posted 11.07.2016 | GPS for the Soul
Samie Al-Achrafi

Everything in life begins with connection. In each moment, we are choosing to join or separate - to connect or disconnect - and the person to whom we'...

The Day My World Changed

Eva Moon | Posted 10.26.2016 | Parents
Eva Moon

This is not meant as a snub of non-members. There are lots of clubs I will never belong to. I will never have a daughter. I may never be a grandmother. I will never get into the club for men, Asians, twins or former Miss Americas. But my world was rocked when I got my mom card.

Forget Me Not: This Week In Daily Giving

Ari Nessel | Posted 10.23.2016 | Impact
Ari Nessel

As each and every one of us maneuver through our unique life path, we hope that we are not forgotten. We hope that the stranger we flashed a smile to ...

How Engaged at Work Are You Really?

Karin Volo | Posted 10.10.2016 | Impact
Karin Volo

How often do you hear these types of statements? Or perhaps we should ask have you EVER heard anyone saying these things?

Why Won't Frontier Fix My Landline?

Christopher Elliott | Posted 09.26.2016 | Business
Christopher Elliott

When the phone company can't get Cheryl Roy's phone line right, is she owed anything for the hours of wasted time? Question: I have had several intera...

Lost And Found: The See-Saw Of Self-Worth

Steph Thompson | Posted 09.23.2016 | Healthy Living
Steph Thompson

I saw it, though. I had been in such a good place, feeling so good about myself and my relationships all summer, and so I felt the shift dramatically. It was easy to identify how the shame and self-loathing sent me straight into a spiral of disconnection.

The Shift: Business Leaders Choose Connection

Michelle Long | Posted 09.16.2016 | Business
Michelle Long

We are not meant to be in service to the economy. The economy is meant to be in service to us. Yet today many of us feel powerless to an economic system that is collectively leading to results that no one wants. We have been taught scarcity and hyper-individualism, that it is "us versus them." Nowhere more so than in business.

Meeting People Where They Are

Ellie Newman | Posted 08.31.2016 | Women
Ellie Newman

My family and I just spent the better part of a week with a huge group of friends - couples, families, and single folk. It was wonderful, and it provided a great many opportunities for relationship insights. The nicest insight was regarding our friend, Chris.

Female Friendships: When Your Feelings Get Hurt

Christine Arylo | Posted 08.25.2016 | Women
Christine Arylo

Having strong, loving, open connections with other women is not just a nice to have, it's essential to the health, happiness and wholeness of our hearts and souls as women.

How to Heal Emotional Wounds, and How to Make Them Worse

Josh Korda | Posted 08.10.2016 | Religion
Josh Korda

So scandal allows us to exercise socializing emotions, such as superiority and contempt, while providing a sense of superiority, not to mention a false connectedness to those we share gossip and hearsay.

The Value Of Finding Your Tribe

Nika Kabiri | Posted 08.01.2016 | Divorce
Nika Kabiri

Our modern society is more likely to isolate than connect us. Not that true connection isn't possible. But for many of us -- and especially for some of us post-divorce -- it's pretty hard. And it didn't always used to be this way.

A Trip To Summer Camp Now Expands Your Relational IQ

Taylor Butch | Posted 07.19.2016 | Healthy Living
Taylor Butch

Calling all adventurous and creative people desiring to expand their relational IQ... This recent summer camp experience for adults centered on reintr...

Connecting With An Open Heart

Gary Zukav | Posted 07.18.2016 | GPS for the Soul
Gary Zukav

Last week I received an invitation from a small town in Wyoming to a ceremony for Vietnam veterans. The names of each are being etched into a plaque ...

Pet The Bee

Stacie Huckeba | Posted 07.18.2016 | GPS for the Soul
Stacie Huckeba

I know I'm supposed to sit here and write out these pieces that open a conversation or shed light on some social topic. But today I can't. I've tried ...

This AI Assistant Out Of MIT Helps You Automatically Network And Deepen Connections

Scarlett Ho | Posted 07.12.2016 | Technology
Scarlett Ho

Whether you are a young job seeker, an established business executive, or just an everyday working professional, networking is a key aspect of life. I...

How to Build a Global Brand in 6 Months - The HYPE Way!

Lirone Glikman | Posted 06.17.2016 | Business
Lirone Glikman

You're probably familiar with this feeling: you have an amazing business idea or product, and you want the whole world to know about it and help you make it happen.

Doing Business At The Speed Of Love

Jennifer Love | Posted 10.13.2016 | Business
Jennifer Love

"To handle yourself, use your head; to handle others, use your heart." - Eleanor Roosevelt You know the saying, "Success in business is all about mak...

Get Smart

Linda Bloom LCSW and Charlie Bloom MSW | Posted 06.13.2016 | Healthy Living
Linda Bloom LCSW and Charlie Bloom MSW

As most of us are all too aware, simply staying together isn't necessarily a measure of success in a marriage. A disturbingly high percentage of those...