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Friendship And Our Vagus Nerve

Jane Simon, M.D. | Posted 09.23.2016 | GPS for the Soul
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Jane Simon, M.D.

We don't often think that the nature of our friendships has a profound or major impact on our health and well-being. But a recent New York Times, art...

Cherry Picking Science

Dana Ellis Hunnes | Posted 08.29.2016 | Green
Dana Ellis Hunnes

If there is anything I have learned this past week, it is that anyone can cherry pick their science.

Is Modern Day Criticism Too Much?

Amanda Redhead | Posted 07.28.2016 | Impact
Amanda Redhead

I always know that an article that I have written is doing well and being widely shared when I open up my messages to find cruel remarks inside. It is...

Why I Take Delight In Critcism

Byron Katie | Posted 07.13.2016 | Women
Byron Katie

I’ve come to see that there is no such thing as criticism, there are only observations. And there is no observation that does not enlighten me, if m...

Father-Daughter Bonds

Jane Simon, M.D. | Posted 07.01.2016 | Healthy Living
Jane Simon, M.D.

Conclusion: The parenting role of the father to his daughter may be one of the most difficult and significant of human relationships.

The DE-structive Effects of "Constructive criticism"

Susan Stiffelman | Posted 06.28.2016 | Parents
Susan Stiffelman

My mother insists on giving me what she calls constructive criticism. She thinks it's her job to tell me everything I'm doing wrong. For instance, wh...

Why is Wat Phra Dhammakaya so Controversial?

Nicholas Liusuwan | Posted 06.13.2016 | Religion
Nicholas Liusuwan

Image Source: Dhammakaya.net Wat Phra Dhammakaya, a colossal 1,000 acre temple in Thailand, is still much of an enigma to most people in the world. M...

Why You Should Face Your Fear And Tell Your Story

Gabrielle Pfeiffer | Posted 05.18.2016 | Business
Gabrielle Pfeiffer

We all have a story to tell. In fact, we all have many stories to tell. Some people are afraid of letting their walls down and being vulnerable, but s...

How to Grow a Thick Skin and Handle Criticism

Ellen Hendriksen, Ph.D. | Posted 05.16.2016 | Healthy Living
Ellen Hendriksen, Ph.D.

First, how to deal with angry criticism. Someone is mad already and now they're letting you have it. What to do?

If a Dandelion Had a Ted Talk: Mastering Creative Integrity & Your Critics

Kat Cowley | Posted 05.02.2016 | Good News
Kat Cowley

Ted Talks have changed the way we instigate & replenish passions around the world. No longer do you need a conference ticket, several hundred dollars ...

9 Movies Critics Hated That Still Made Bank At The Box Office

Thrillist | Posted 05.02.2016 | Entertainment
Thrillist

By: Matt Patches Credit: DC Entertainment The day after Batman v Superman's money-sucking opening weekend, legendary Hollywood trade Variety r...

Helen Vendler and the Science of Poetry

M.W. Jacobs | Posted 04.20.2016 | Books
M.W. Jacobs

Helen Vendler is a national treasure, and at least as deserving of a Kennedy Center Honor from the President as some of the actors and pop singers who...

Images: How They Help and Hinder

Jane Simon, M.D. | Posted 03.25.2016 | Healthy Living
Jane Simon, M.D.

Success often depends on our ability to present a socially acceptable image. Ideally, our social image aligns with our authentic self or essence.

Who's Afraid of the F Word? Embracing Failure as a Path to Fabulous!

20 Beautiful Women | Posted 03.23.2016 | Women
20 Beautiful Women

Written by Stephanie Barnes Taylor You know they say that people who aren't afraid to drop the F-word every once in awhile are more successful. What...

Good Enough

Diana Lang | Posted 03.07.2016 | GPS for the Soul
Diana Lang

Life can sometimes beat us up a bit, turn us over, and spin us around on the subject of our worthiness. Friends and family, and perfect strangers tell...

Leslie Jones Shuts Down Haters Over Her 'Ghostbusters' Role

The Huffington Post | Bill Bradley | Posted 03.07.2016 | Entertainment

Leslie Jones ain't afraid of no critics. After the release of the trailer for the new "Ghostbusters" reboot, Jones' character is being criticized for ...

Vulnerability at Its Finest

Harper Spero | Posted 02.11.2016 | GPS for the Soul
Harper Spero

I thought about my heartburn from earlier that had passed. I realized that it was self-induced. I was so terrified of this class -- the vulnerability, the criticism and the judgement that I caused myself to have physical pain.

What's Communication Got to Do With... Lasting Love?

Mark Baer | Posted 02.10.2016 | Healthy Living
Mark Baer

Try and assess the ratio of positive to negative comments you make to each other. Chances are, you may need to make some adjustments in that regard, if you value your significant other and hope to celebrate many more love and romance-filled Valentine's Days together.

WATCH: Needing to Find Fault With Others

Brad Yates | Posted 01.29.2016 | GPS for the Soul
Brad Yates

I know... I know... we all love to do this. But if we really look at it, it comes at too high a price. You deserve better. If you are new to tap...

Criticism: Can You Take It?

Dr. Hendrie Weisinger | Posted 01.08.2016 | Business
Dr. Hendrie Weisinger

You can't use criticism to your advantage if you are not going to at least listen to it. Align your definition of criticism with its historical helpful intent by programming yourself with the thought "criticism is information that can help me grow."

New Goal: Stop Speaking Negatively About the Physical Appearance of Others

Matthew Dicks | Posted 01.08.2016 | Style
Matthew Dicks

A person should be able to wear whatever he or she wants without ever having to suffer a negative word about it from anyone, to their face or behind their back.

Must I Tell My Spouse Everything?

Marcia Naomi Berger | Posted 12.31.2015 | Women
Marcia Naomi Berger

In a good marriage we can be ourselves more with our partner than with anyone else in the world. We can have imperfections and still be loved.

5 Tips for Surviving Criticism During the Holidays

Silvia Solis | Posted 12.22.2015 | Women
Silvia Solis

By trying to understand your mother-in-law and by showing her some compassion, you'll at least get a new perspective on her behavior and won't take her words so personally. In other words, her criticism won't affect you as much.

5 Crucial Considerations to Help You Better Steward Criticism

Chester Goad, Ed.D. | Posted 11.18.2015 | Business
Chester Goad, Ed.D.

We often discuss how to be better stewards of time, money, and resources, but have you ever considered the importance of stewarding criticism?

Dozens Of High-Profile Hispanics Write Blistering Open Letter To Donald Trump

The Huffington Post | Carolina Moreno | Posted 11.06.2015 | Latino Voices

Dozens of prominent Hispanic figures from across the political divide have come together to formally "condemn" Donald Trump and the comments the GOP c...