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Good News! This Bad Habit Actually Diminishes With Age

The Huffington Post | Yagana Shah | Posted 11.16.2015 | Fifty

Your friend gets a dream car while you're still driving a piece of junk. Or your nemesis is marrying Mr. Right while your love life is anything but a ...

How Envy Holds You Back From the Life You Deserve

Naomi Teeter | Posted 11.16.2015 | GPS for the Soul
Naomi Teeter

While we may not always agree with how someone got to where they are, saying that they do not deserve it only proves we're not ready for that kind of success in our lives.

Hey, Mean Spirited Critics of Anne Hathaway: Look Within!

SaraKay Smullens | Posted 10.02.2015 | Entertainment
SaraKay Smullens

Right after I saw Anne Hathaway and Robert DiNero in Nancy Meyer's newest film, The Intern, I noticed that the negativity against Hathaway burst out once again.

4 Reasons Why You Should Let Go of Comparisonitis

Lori Rochino | Posted 09.30.2015 | Healthy Living
Lori Rochino

Understand your own uniqueness. One person may thrive where you feel you need improvement, however you may totally rock at something they struggle with. Everyone on this earth has a gift.

Slapped in the Facebook

Lisa T. Schlesinger | Posted 09.14.2015 | Healthy Living
Lisa T. Schlesinger

Can you imagine a life without Facebook, let alone remember a time before it? It's now a part of our daily routine. We share our experiences, political views, photos and losses -- exhibiting ourselves for "our friends."

3 Effective Ways to Avoid Social Media Envy This Labor Day

Avelist | Posted 09.07.2015 | Media

Co-authored by Carly Alaimo, Content Manager at Avelist It's inevitable: this Labor Day weekend, social media will blow up with everything you're m...

Can Envy Be Good For You?

The New Yorker | Farah_Mohamed | Posted 08.11.2015 | World

How do we respond when we encounter people who are more successful than we are? Often, we imagine two paths: admiration and envy. Admiration is seen a...

The Seven Deadly Sins of Stock Trading

Timothy Sykes | Posted 08.06.2015 | Business
Timothy Sykes

I've been thinking a lot lately about what it takes to achieve financial & investment success. As a teacher, I have students at every stage of the process - from those who are completely new to the trading process to students that have gone on to become millionaires thanks to the lessons I teach.

Friends and Envy: When Your Friends Have More -- and When They Have Less

Dr. Peggy Drexler | Posted 07.25.2015 | Healthy Living
Dr. Peggy Drexler

Remember why you're friends in the first place. Don't judge them for what they have -- what they wear, the trips they take, the house they live in -- but for who they are, and how they treat you.

5 Reasons Why Facebook Can Be Dangerous for People With Depression

Lorne Jaffe | Posted 05.18.2015 | Healthy Living
Lorne Jaffe

Last week I fell into panic mode. It started with intense chest pains each time I logged onto Facebook to check the groups I belong to as well as scro...

Take Heart That Your Parents Made Mistakes

Jane Simon, M.D. | Posted 05.01.2015 | GPS for the Soul
Jane Simon, M.D.

Each of us forms images of the world based on our experiences derived from engaging with our families. Gradually we learn that our expectations don'...

I Wish I Didn't Want To Be A Teacher

Erin Taylor Green | Posted 06.29.2015 | Education
Erin Taylor Green

Life would be easier if I chose a profession that gave me answers, rather than endless questions. Life would be easier if my work friends didn't have to ask my permission to go to the bathroom. But for some inexplicable reason, every fiber of my being is called to be in this classroom with these kids.

Jealousy at Work

Nicole Williams | Posted 06.07.2015 | Women
Nicole Williams

There she was on Good Morning America. There I was sitting on my couch. Watching Diane Sawyer, head thrown back, apparently delighted with her guest, my arch-nemesis, provoked in me a feeling that can only be described in one word -- ENVY.

Here's How You Can Feel Better on Facebook: A New Meme

Brian Leaf | Posted 05.26.2015 | Healthy Living
Brian Leaf

I'd like to start a new Facebook meme: Tag five people whose posts you're envious of in today's newsfeed.

A Woman Walks Into a Room...

Reetu Gupta | Posted 05.08.2015 | Healthy Living
Reetu Gupta

A woman walks into a room, she is dressed well, she looks confident, she seems intelligent, successful. And yet, as she walks into the room, it is as ...

How To Stop A Jealous Thought In Its Tracks

The Huffington Post | Lindsay Holmes | Posted 02.23.2015 | Healthy Living

We've all been there. We see our partner (most likely harmlessly) flirting with the waitress or hear about our co-worker getting the promotion we real...

6 Things I Wish I Didn't Struggle With, But Do

Kimanzi Constable | Posted 04.20.2015 | Hawaii
Kimanzi Constable

I've had a lot of cool wins in the last year or so. After three years, the hard work is paying off. I've kept off the 170 pounds I lost. I get to wake up and do whatever I want -- work wise -- in the place that I love, Maui, Hawaii.

5 Ways to Run Your Own Race

Alex Lyman | Posted 04.10.2015 | College
Alex Lyman

College campuses are full of opportunities to succeed and make your own mark in your own way. While there are an unlimited ways to succeed, here are five ways to keep your eye on the prize.

Lindsay Holmes

8 Habits Of People Who Never Get Jealous | Lindsay Holmes | Posted 02.06.2015 | Healthy Living

Wearing green may be a fashion staple for spring, but seeing green isn't quite the statement we want to make. When it comes to our emotions, jealousy ...

Do You Have Metabol-Envy?

Lauren Slayton | Posted 04.01.2015 | Healthy Living
Lauren Slayton

Yesterday, I sat with a friend, and she said if she could have one wish it would be to be able to eat whatever she wanted and not gain weight. I clari...

Say Hello to a Common New Year Condition: 'The Envy and Jealousy Flu'

SaraKay Smullens | Posted 03.22.2015 | Healthy Living
SaraKay Smullens

The "envy-jealousy" flew can hit anyone at any time. However, exhaustion, coupled by dashed hopes for the new year, can bring it on suddenly. When a friend's reaction is completely out of character, allowing the tincture of time and space is an important first step. Then, an honest sharing can usually bring healing as well as an even closer and more intimate friendship.

Let's Talk About Envy

Sarah Foulkes | Posted 03.15.2015 | Women
Sarah Foulkes

We're in a culture that prioritizes self-actualization, but when we see someone who's achieved, or partly achieved, what they want, our first instinct is to tear them down -- and we tear them down because we envy them.

The Downside of Our Highlight Reel

Lindsay Henry | Posted 03.02.2015 | Women
Lindsay Henry

These photos we share on social media are a string of moments we choose to capture because we are happy. We take photos of the good times. We want to capture so we can remember. It makes sense.

The Perfect Lives of Style Bloggers

Neely Steinberg | Posted 02.08.2015 | Style
Neely Steinberg

What I've learned and what I'm sure I will continue to learn is that I'll probably never be that perfect domestic Goddess. I'll never be able to keep up with a constant schedule of hair salons and nail salons and spinning classes. And, you know what, that's OK.

s The Stepdaughter-Stepmother Relationship Doomed?

Barbara Greenberg | Posted 01.17.2015 | Parents
Barbara Greenberg

I'm a 17-year-old female and nearing the end of my life as a child. My parents have been divorced for about four years now, which is for the better, but a year ago, my father married a woman I cannot bear to be around.