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Daring Greatly

Do You Sink or Float?

Jean-Paul Bedard | Posted 07.24.2014 | Healthy Living
Jean-Paul Bedard

As a writer, I'm always looking for inspiration, and this can come from the strangest of places. My days are spent walking that tightrope between keeping my monkey mind quiet while simultaneously trying to be amped up and creative.

Are You Cultivating Resiliency?

Jean-Paul Bedard | Posted 07.22.2014 | Healthy Living
Jean-Paul Bedard

There is a mysterious force underlying everything in this world, and it has an unseen hand in all parts of our life from our job, to our relationships...

If Not Now, When?

Jean-Paul Bedard | Posted 07.16.2014 | Healthy Living
Jean-Paul Bedard

I make no secret that I am an addict in recovery, and this has meant devoting myself to, in the words of the AA literature, "clearing away the wreckag...

Coping With Shame: An Open Letter to Dr. Brené Brown

Mark Travis Rivera | Posted 02.17.2014 | Healthy Living
Mark Travis Rivera

It is time that we silence the voices in our heads that tell us we are not good enough, and it is time we start shouting the phrase: "I am enough."

WATCH: The One Thing More Terrifying Than Being Vulnerable

OWN | Posted 10.02.2013 | OWN

Shame and vulnerability researcher Dr. Brené Brown says we all have a choice in life whether to put our true selves out there or hide behind our fear...

Relationship Is the Currency of Leadership

Omega Institute | Posted 10.28.2013 | Healthy Living
Omega Institute

"The bottom line is that vulnerability is scary and it feels really dangerous, but it's not nearly as dangerous or scary as spending your life on the outside looking in and wondering, 'What if I had chosen to show up?'"

Brené Brown: 'The People Who Practice Authenticity Work Their A** Off At It'

Posted 08.25.2013 | Healthy Living

Dr. Brené Brown on vulnerability, authenticity and being her own guinea pig. The following is an excerpt from ORIGIN Magazine. Interviewer: Chanta...

Why Knowledge Workers Suffers From Employee Burnout

Laurie Erdman | Posted 09.07.2013 | Business
Laurie Erdman

Employee well-being matters. It matters for our health, our relationships and our economy. Well-being is not about fluff. It's about personal and professional results.

WATCH: Are You Authentic -- Or Unknowingly Fake?

OWN | Posted 06.29.2013 | OWN

For more than a decade, Dr. Brené Brown has studied vulnerability, worthiness, shame and courage as a professor at the University of Houston's Gradua...

WATCH: Brené Brown's Parenting Advice Brings Oprah To Tears

OWN | Posted 03.22.2013 | OWN

In addition to being a researcher, TEDx speaker, professor and author of Daring Greatly, Dr. Brené Brown is also a parent. In her book, Dr. Brown inc...

How Louis C.K. Saved My Life

Robin Amos Kahn | Posted 03.28.2013 | Fifty
Robin Amos Kahn

For almost 25 years I had it all: career, marriage, motherhood, a beautiful home -- and I was also buried under so many responsibilities for other people that I think of myself as being a member of the "Panini Generation." Worse than just a sandwich, we are squeezed and pressed.

The Year of Daring Greatly

Maria Rodale | Posted 03.09.2013 | GPS for the Soul
Maria Rodale

The best book I read in 2012 was Daring Greatly, by Brene Brown. But 2013 is the year I'm going to put Brown's discoveries into action. The phrase "da...

The Wholehearted Parenting Manifesto

Brené Brown | Posted 11.28.2012 | Parents
Brené Brown

Who we are and how we engage with the world are much stronger predictors of how our children will do than what we know about parenting.

Do Not Compare My Outsides to Your Insides

Robin Amos Kahn | Posted 10.14.2012 | Media
Robin Amos Kahn

Often when I am engaging in actions that feel risky (no, I'll never skydive, I'm talking about crazy stuff, like going on a date), I wonder, "what would Brené say?" She would say, "Go for it."