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In the Interest of Listening

Graeme Blackman | Posted 07.02.2015 | Healthy Living
Graeme Blackman

The truth is that often in our darkest times we are not even looking for feedback or advice, but rather someone to simply listen to us, empathize with our plight, and point us in the right direction. Sometimes all it takes is a really great listener to turn a life around.

Truths for Our Youth

Dr. Samineh I. Shaheem | Posted 07.02.2015 | Healthy Living
Dr. Samineh I. Shaheem

Adolescence is a particularly hard time for both boys and girls. They struggle through many new experiences, mentally and physically, which can lead t...

As Communication Improves, Culture Improves, as Does the Bottom Line -- 4 Tools That Make a Difference

Amy Rees Anderson | Posted 07.01.2015 | Business
Amy Rees Anderson

In order to be a successful company you must create an environment that encourages the contribution and open sharing of information.

The Cardinal Rule Of Successful Flirting

Iris Ruth Pastor | Posted 07.02.2015 | Fifty
Iris Ruth Pastor

My friend Betty is a born flirt. She is playful, attentive, frothy and light and men trip all over themselves to help pull out her chair, fetch her a drink, open her door.

Fess Up to Lighten Up

Laurie Gerber | Posted 07.02.2015 | GPS for the Soul
Laurie Gerber

I am a BIG advocate of telling the truth. The truth is the foundation of the method I use to coach people, and to govern my own life, from finances t...

Death and Friendship

Jessica Denis | Posted 07.01.2015 | Women
Jessica Denis

Think about all you go with in 25 years and remember to balance out all the amazing high points there has to be a low point here and there. However, even during those lows, we both knew that no matter what, that love of our sisters by choice would always remain.

10 Things Every Divorced Person Needs You To Know

Abby Rodman, LICSW | Posted 07.02.2015 | Divorce
Abby Rodman, LICSW

Know that divorced folks are hurting in ways that may never resolve despite their best efforts to move on. Here are some tips for not shooting yourself in the foot around those who've dismantled their marriages and lives.

Going Ape

Marcia Liss | Posted 07.01.2015 | Comedy
Marcia Liss

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What If We Treated Homeless People Like Potential Friends?

Gina Ryder | Posted 06.30.2015 | Impact
Gina Ryder

In the past six months I've spent more time with a 61-year-old formerly homeless man than I have with many of my friends and family. As our friendship developed, I wondered what would happen if we approached homeless people like we do new relationships: with openness to learning about the other person.

Don't Ask, Won't Tell

Marcia Liss | Posted 06.30.2015 | Comedy
Marcia Liss

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Should You Trust Other Women?

Christine Arylo | Posted 06.29.2015 | Women
Christine Arylo

I haven't met a woman yet without at least one "sisterhood wound" that has impacted her trust of other women. Some of us trust too easily and let the wrong women in too close and get hurt. Others have little to no trust and so let in a few to none or keep old friends around mistaking years known for intimacy and trust -- and so miss out on true sisterhood.

There's Nothing Cuter Than These Puppies Meeting Bunnies And Babies

Posted 07.02.2015 | Good News

A puppy can fill your life with warmth, love and endless amounts of cuteness. You are there every step of the way, watching your new best friend grow ...

Sunday

Marcia Liss | Posted 06.28.2015 | Comedy
Marcia Liss

Sundays are so boring.

You Never Forget Your High School Love

Maria Rodale | Posted 06.26.2015 | GPS for the Soul
Maria Rodale

by guest blogger Renee James, humorist and blogger "Love each other dearly always. There is scarcely anything else in the world but that: to love o...

7 Secrets of Successful Relationships

Sherrie Campbell, PhD | Posted 06.25.2015 | Women
Sherrie Campbell, PhD

A happy, intimate and successful love relationship is based in each person being fully supported, loved and respected with forethought and consideration in all decisions individually and collectively.

No Regrets

Marcia Liss | Posted 06.25.2015 | Comedy
Marcia Liss

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His Name Is Momo

Danielle McKechnie | Posted 06.23.2015 | GPS for the Soul
Danielle McKechnie

His breath smells like a Coachella porta potty softened by the tinge of chewed grass and spiders. His belly is so riddled with lipomas that the majo...

It Needn't be Lonely at the Top

Naphtali Hoff | Posted 06.23.2015 | Business
Naphtali Hoff

One of the most famous American photos was captured by reporter George Tames on February 10, 1961. The picture is of President John F. Kennedy, recently inaugurated, standing hunched over in the Oval Office. From behind, it looks as if he is carrying the weight of the world on his shoulders.

Annoying People

Marcia Liss | Posted 06.23.2015 | Comedy
Marcia Liss

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I Remember Rachel for Her Ferocity for Life, Not Cancer

Benjamin Rubenstein | Posted 06.22.2015 | Healthy Living
Benjamin Rubenstein

Now eight years after college I wonder if I could I ever do what Rachel did -- live with cancer without any possibility of a cure, all while never letting up on exclamation points?

The One Thing You Should Have Figured Out By the Time You Turn 26

Madeline Wahl | Posted 06.22.2015 | Women
Madeline Wahl

Growing up, I didn't really understand what it meant to take the road less traveled. I used to be so trapped in who I was that I didn't bother to look around me. But everything came to a sudden halt when my grandmother passed away. For the first time in my life, I really questioned what the purpose of everything was.

$3 Can Buy You Happiness: How I've Learned Integrity Fom the Poorest People in the World

Dragos Bratasanu | Posted 06.22.2015 | Impact
Dragos Bratasanu

A few years ago I went on a journey in Nepal. From the moment you land in Kathmandu, taxi drivers ask absurd sums of money for very short rides, merchants charge you a lot more because you're a foreigner.

Up a Tree

Marcia Liss | Posted 06.22.2015 | Comedy
Marcia Liss

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London Life

Brad Hobbs | Posted 06.23.2015 | Arts
Brad Hobbs

Living in London and being a photographer is one of the greatest things in my life. Having moved from a small town in Kent, London has always excited ...

A Story About the Power of Giving

Kim Mecca | Posted 06.19.2015 | GPS for the Soul
Kim Mecca

"This place where you are right now, God circled on a map for you" -Hafiz. A few months ago Arianna Huffington's name appeared in my inbox introduc...