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You Had Me at GRRR

Sarah Hodgson | Posted 05.07.2014 | Green
Sarah Hodgson

Resort to biting? It sounds like the dog is making a conscious choice. Dogs communicating and the humans refusing to listen? What's that? A Saturday Night Live skit? Are you saying that people are to blame when dogs bite?

So Much Stuff

Elissa Kravetz | Posted 05.06.2014 | Travel
Elissa Kravetz

If you've been consistently reading my blogs, you've been part of the intense and ever changing journey that has been my life for the past few years. ...

Going From Distrust to Trust

Judith E. Glaser | Posted 05.03.2014 | Business
Judith E. Glaser

Conversational intelligence changes the climate. By Judith E. Glaser Daily headlines suggest we are becoming mired in distrust, at high cost to ...

'I've Got Your Back'

Margaret Paul, Ph.D. | Posted 05.03.2014 | Healthy Living
Margaret Paul, Ph.D.

One of the wonderful things we have to offer each other in our relationships is to have each other's back. Being alone with difficult challenges is very hard. But all too often, this is not how couples relate to each other.

Why We Should Start Embracing Simplicity

Gail Brenner, Ph.D. | Posted 05.01.2014 | Healthy Living
Gail Brenner, Ph.D.

Without mental noise filling your awareness, you will make an important discovery. Peace is here. Presence is possible. You can be fully alive in your awesome life.

The Gifted Speaker: 5 Steps to Breath

Michelle Hakala-Wolf | Posted 04.30.2014 | Healthy Living
Michelle Hakala-Wolf

Pushing Past the Fear Your heart starts to race. Your hands are sweaty. You are pretty sure you are going to faint. You've been asked to speak in fr...

Curing Your Fear of Flying

Halle Eavelyn | Posted 04.29.2014 | Travel
Halle Eavelyn

What can you do, other than stay home, or at least use only much slower modes of transport to get to your chosen destination?

The True Meaning Of Fearless Love

Mable Chan | Posted 04.27.2014 | Weddings
Mable Chan

Deep down, I feared the trappings of marriage. I feared that marriage would make me give up independent thoughts and ideals.

How to Make Yourself Do Something When You Just Don't Want To

Heidi Grant Halvorson, Ph.D. | Posted 04.27.2014 | Healthy Living
Heidi Grant Halvorson, Ph.D.

Thinking about the consequences of failure, ignoring your feelings and engaging in detailed planning don't sound as fun as advice like "Follow your passion!" or "Stay positive!" But they have the decided advantage of actually being effective -- which, as it happens, is exactly what you'll be if you use them.

WATCH: Tapping Into Commitment!

Brad Yates | Posted 04.24.2014 | Healthy Living
Brad Yates

As the Olympics draw to a close, here is another video with an Olympic reference. Enjoy! If you are new to tapping, it will be beneficial to also ...

Allow Your Children to Create a Secure World

Dr. Jim Taylor | Posted 04.27.2014 | Parents
Dr. Jim Taylor

Early experiences in which your children feel safe to discover the world beyond you enables them to develop the sense of a secure world and gain comfort and confidence in being "out there" on their own.

Want Success? Handle Your Fear

Grant Cardone | Posted 04.23.2014 | Business
Grant Cardone

If you want more money, more freedom, and more goodness in your life, you must learn to use fear as fuel. More wins start to come for every brave step forward you take.

What's Better Than Bringing Home a Gold for Your Country?

Lisa Guest | Posted 04.22.2014 | Healthy Living
Lisa Guest

If you just focus on yourself, that's a life. But if you do something that is bigger than you, that has a bigger effect than just you, it's really wha...

Why Most People Are Deathly Afraid of Public Speaking and What They Can Do About It

Donna Labermeier | Posted 04.21.2014 | Healthy Living
Donna Labermeier

Being put on the spot to display one's knowledge or skills can feel terribly uncomfortable and scary. The key to overcoming these emotions is to be prepared and recognize that our fears stem, not from a lack of self-worth, but quite the opposite. Our fears are born out of a deep sense of love for the self that wants nothing more than to protect us and keep us safe.

Loud Music Doesn't Kill Teenagers

Rev. Ruth Hawley-Lowry | Posted 04.21.2014 | Politics
Rev. Ruth Hawley-Lowry

When do we decide -- as a nation -- that neither Skittles, nor hoodies, nor loud music are supposed to be a death sentence?

The F-Word: What Chelsea Handler and I Have In Common

Susan Lyne | Posted 04.21.2014 | Fifty
Susan Lyne

I could list a dozen moments in my career when the f-word took up a very visceral residence in my body -- and here is the advice I wish I had gotten.

Despite Skepticism, Many People May Embrace Radical Transhumanist Technology in the Future

Zoltan Istvan | Posted 04.20.2014 | Technology
Zoltan Istvan

I often get asked in a highly dubious way: Could you really just let yourself disappear into a machine, Zoltan?

Making Room for Fear

Emily Bennington | Posted 04.20.2014 | Healthy Living
Emily Bennington

As my mindfulness practice has grown, one of the most extraordinary gifts I've received is the capacity to view fear as an impartial force and, thus, treat it impartially.

10 Great Ways Mindfulness Turns Fear Into An Ally

Ed and Deb Shapiro | Posted 04.20.2014 | Healthy Living
Ed and Deb Shapiro

At first glance you might not put mindfulness and fear together or think that one can counterbalance the other. But while mindfulness invites us to be present with fear rather than run from it, it also frees us from being stuck in fearful thoughts and feelings.

7 Phobias You Probably Have (And Why)

Sara Latta | Posted 04.13.2014 | Books
Sara Latta

Many phobias--those irrational, excessive fears that send us into trembling pools of dread--are rooted in evolutionary history.

WATCH: Tapping Into Excellence!

Brad Yates | Posted 04.09.2014 | Healthy Living
Brad Yates

It's Olympics time again! I did this video during the last Winter Olympics, and so it seemed fitting to share it again now. Enjoy! If you are ne...

A Lesson From Warren Buffett on Buying Fear

Chris Wang | Posted 04.09.2014 | Money
Chris Wang

I thought it would be valuable to take a lesson on fear from legendary investor Warren Buffett. After an epic run in 2013, stocks have taken a breather to start the new year. If you read the recent headlines, you'd probably be scared stiff.

Mental Health on the Go

Wray Herbert | Posted 04.09.2014 | Science
Wray Herbert

Severe, debilitating anxiety has afflicted Scott Stossel his entire life, a life he describes in his morbidly fascinating new memoir, My Age of Anxiety. His case may be especially tormenting, but he is far from alone in this plight.

Shooting Through Fear

Annie L. Scholl | Posted 04.08.2014 | Fifty
Annie L. Scholl

No one stood laughing on the walking track above me. No one shouted, "Silly woman! You're too old for that! Go home!"

Haven't We Been Here Before?

Ty McCarthy | Posted 04.08.2014 | Religion
Ty McCarthy

Deconstruct these debates and the motivation behind the opposition to both evolution and LGBT people in the Church is clear: fear. It is a fear of falling down the "slippery slope" which changes long-held positions "supported" by scripture.