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27 Values I Want to Live By in My Twenties

Rajat Bhageria | Posted 06.01.2016 | Healthy Living
Rajat Bhageria

So here we go. Here are 27 values I want to live by in my twenties -- and for the rest of my life -- in no particular order:

How the Angry Birds Movie Helped Me Beat Procrastination

Debbie Lyn Toomey | Posted 05.31.2016 | Healthy Living
Debbie Lyn Toomey

Have you ever procrastinated doing a task because it felt so boring, monumental, and time-consuming? If you just nodded your head, then I know I'm in...

7 Strategies to Make Healthy Habits Stick

Amanda Richardson | Posted 05.31.2016 | Healthy Living
Amanda Richardson

Luckily, there is a way to cut through the noise and create a plan that works. Here are seven strategies to make those healthy habits stick.

6 Surefire Ways to Take Back Control of Your Life

Elyse Santilli | Posted 05.31.2016 | Healthy Living
Elyse Santilli

If you want to step into your power as the creator of your life and ruler of your mind, here are 6 surefire ways to take back control of your life.

The Power of Placebo: What Happens When You Believe You're Taking Steroids

James Clear | Posted 05.31.2016 | Healthy Living
James Clear

Imagine the results you can enjoy if you can just get your body, your mind, and your heart all rowing in the same direction. Imagine what kind of performance is waiting inside of you, if you can just find the courage and conviction to believe in it.

Making the Case for Average

Janet Eve Josselyn | Posted 05.27.2016 | Parents
Janet Eve Josselyn

The goal is always to be the best. But what's so bad about being average? Excellence is a laudable goal but is often unattainable. Continually trying and continually failing to reach the goal of excellence can lead to disappointment, unhappiness and a sense of being unfulfilled in life.

Two Harvard Professors Reveal One Reason Our Brains Love to Procrastinate

James Clear | Posted 05.25.2016 | Healthy Living
James Clear

We have a tendency to care too much about our present selves and not enough about our future selves. We like to enjoy immediate benefits in the present, especially if the costs of our choices don't become apparent until far in the future.

7 Initiatives By Students and Teachers That Are Making Waves Outside The Classroom

Posted 05.24.2016 | Education

Some 6 million students attend California’s 10,000-plus public schools -- the largest state school system in the country. Across districts large and...

33 Tips for Achieving What We Want

Grace de Rond | Posted 05.25.2016 | Healthy Living
Grace de Rond

When we enjoy life, when we love well and are loved, when we appreciate our experience no matter what, we're unstoppable!

It's Not Up to You to 'Figure It All Out'

Jennifer Twardowski | Posted 05.23.2016 | Healthy Living
Jennifer Twardowski

Notice your inner mind chatter. Observe it, but don't attach to it. Recognize it as fear and only fear, as the thoughts are not of your higher self, but wounded parts of yourself. Love them and let them pass.

3 Tactics to Effective Goal Setting

Menellia Valcent | Posted 05.23.2016 | Healthy Living
Menellia Valcent

From experience, I am a firm believer that anything can be achieved if you set your mind to it. But in order to continuously focus of your goals, they...

How to Stop Procrastinating and Boost Your Willpower by Using 'Temptation Bundling'

James Clear | Posted 05.24.2016 | Healthy Living
James Clear

Take your time and write down as many behaviors as possible. Then, browse your list and see if you can link one of your instantly gratifying "want" behaviors with something you "should" be doing.

It's Me Against Me

Paula Kay Glass, BS, MEd | Posted 05.19.2016 | Women
Paula Kay Glass, BS, MEd

I am a 44 year old female with several university degrees. I've raised three children into adulthood, have owned a successful business for 13 years, am a writer for The Educators Room and the Huffington Post. I also have a children's book published. By my society's definition I am successful. Yet I don't see myself in that light.

Lessons From a Vexillonaire: Creativity, Simplicity, and the Carefully Constrained Life

James Clear | Posted 05.18.2016 | Chicago
James Clear

The flag of Chicago is widely regarded as one of the best city flags in the United States, perhaps in the world. It is certainly one of the most popul...

How to Become & Stay Motivated

Jen Smith | Posted 05.25.2016 | Healthy Living
Jen Smith

I don't know about you, but I am never short of good intentions or ideas: the difficulty that I encounter at times is maintaining that enthusiasm over...

5 Traits Many Successful Entrepreneurs Share

Harmel S. Rayat | Posted 05.17.2016 | Business
Harmel S. Rayat

Having an entrepreneurial spirit is what keeps me going. It's a mindset. I don't wait for things to happen. I make it happen. It's the difference between being a leader and being a follower.

Africa's Female Entrepreneurs Part II: Josephine Takundwa, Award-Winning Leader in Energy

O'Brien Browne | Posted 05.17.2016 | Business
O'Brien Browne

I continue this exciting series with the dynamic Josephine Takundwa, founder and CEO of Earthlink Technologies headquartered in Harare, Zimbabwe.

My Map to Become More Detail-Oriented

Tom Ayling | Posted 05.17.2016 | Healthy Living
Tom Ayling

This detailed-reporting article is a little insight into my life; not for you to see what I do and be impressed. The main reason I wrote this was to hold myself accountable. Accountable in writing and improving.

15 Life Lessons Learned After Launching My First Podcast

Rana Campbell | Posted 05.17.2016 | Women
Rana Campbell

Fear is a liar. On January 1st, 2016, I did something I'd been fearing for a LONG time: I launched the Dreams In Drive: No Parking podcast.

My Grandmother And Her Gift of Discipline

Daphne C Spyropoulos | Posted 05.16.2016 | Parents
Daphne C Spyropoulos

Success has been one of the most abused, miscommunicated and thus misconceived terms celebrated throughout history and even more so today, in an era o...

Fast Growth is Overrated

James Clear | Posted 05.16.2016 | Healthy Living
James Clear

We live in a world obsessed with what we do. What did you earn from your job last year? What place did your team finish in the standings? What trophy...

3 Simple Tools to Bring You More Peace

Chris Tompkins | Posted 05.16.2016 | Healthy Living
Chris Tompkins

If we remain true to our core values, are actively and authentically loving ourselves, we'll discover the peace we seek is already present and available. Not intellectually, but from the tangible shifts we'll see unfolding around us and the experience of it in our day-to-day life.

Are You Failing at Other Minds?

Gleb Tsipursky | Posted 05.12.2016 | GPS for the Soul
Gleb Tsipursky

Our gut reactions tend to perceive "the public" as a whole as sharing our perspective. This problem is especially problematic when it causes us to overrate substantially the extent to which others will agree with our political opinions.

Famous Biologist Louis Agassiz on the Usefulness of Learning Through Observation

James Clear | Posted 05.11.2016 | Healthy Living
James Clear

This is exactly why doing the boring work more consistently is actually a competitive advantage. Ignore the expert advice and pay attention to what gets results for you.

Ready To Unleash The Power Within? Tony Robbins Points The Way

Margie Warrell | Posted 05.10.2016 | Business
Margie Warrell

If you've never been to a Tony Robbins event you're probably a little cynical about "that guy in the infomercials." Which is fine. A little cynicism in an age of gurus adoration is a healthy thing.