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Rocketing Skyward: Navigating This Thing Called 'Life'

Lisa Durant | Posted 05.25.2015 | GPS for the Soul
Lisa Durant

I'm not sure how you all are feeling, but just gotta say the last few weeks have brought some seriously interesting times. I'm not one to follow astro...

The Secret to Becoming the New Powerful

Chris Deaver | Posted 05.14.2015 | GPS for the Soul
Chris Deaver

Elon Musk is disrupting things. Again. With his announcement of the Powerwall battery, in a TED-like presentation, Elon challenged us to be differ...

12 Thought-Provoking Passages From Viktor Frankl: Man's Search for Meaning

Thai Nguyen | Posted 05.14.2015 | Books
Thai Nguyen

As many as 6,000 people were killed each day during the Holocaust. Escaping death and enduring the brutal conditions of the concentration camps, Vikto...

The Most Important Step You Can Take to Discover Your Purpose

Amy Crumpton | Posted 05.07.2015 | Healthy Living
Amy Crumpton

I did not love myself. The words I whispered in my private inner world were often cruel and condemning. I believed I could not love myself until I proved myself worthy. To be worth something, I needed a purpose, which constantly seemed to escape me.

A Rock God's Spiritual Journey: How Rock Stars Live Their Purpose and How You Can Too

Dragos Bratasanu | Posted 05.07.2015 | GPS for the Soul
Dragos Bratasanu

Steve Vai is a Grammy Award winning musician and probably the most inspiring guitarist in the world. In his interview for my new movie The Amazing Y...

Three Powerful Insights to Finding Fulfillment

Panache Desai | Posted 05.06.2015 | GPS for the Soul
Panache Desai

As human beings, we are always on a quest for fulfillment. We often hunger for a purpose or calling that will bring us into our authentic selves. We l...

What Is Your Purpose?

The New York Times | David Brooks | Posted 05.06.2015 | World

Every reflective person sooner or later faces certain questions: What is the purpose of my life? How do I find a moral compass so I can tell right fro...

Discover Your Purpose

Matt Wilson | Posted 05.01.2015 | GPS for the Soul
Matt Wilson

Sometimes inspiration comes from the darkest of times. These moments will change you forever. It is up to you to decide if you will let it knock you down, or rise up, inspired and motivated to learn and grow.

The Gift I Would Give to Grandparents Raising Grandchildren

Edwin Leap, MD | Posted 04.27.2015 | Fifty
Edwin Leap, MD

They fight for custody, they change the diapers, feed and bathe the children. They take them to school, clothe them, care for them in their sickness.

The Spiritual Warrior -- On Life After Death

Lisa Durant | Posted 04.26.2015 | GPS for the Soul
Lisa Durant

I nearly died this past January. To be more precise, I believe I was actually dead in a Marin County, California hospital. I know it's a stretch for s...

5 Questions to Help You Discover Your Purpose

Melissa J. Nixon | Posted 04.23.2015 | Women
Melissa J. Nixon

Before you heart constricts at the thought of figuring out what it is you want to do for the rest of your "life," let's first start by focusing on this moment, right here and right now!

Bringing Meaning to Your Birthday

Tim McDonald | Posted 04.13.2015 | GPS for the Soul
Tim McDonald

Today, I turn 47. It has been a very different life than I ever imagined. The vision I had when I was 16 of what my life would be like included one fa...

How Warren Buffett Defines Success

Business Insider | Richard Feloni | Posted 04.08.2015 | World

When Warren Buffett was 25 years old, he had accumulated about $2 million in today's dollars. He had achieved his childhood goal of assured financial ...

What I Learned From Crashing a Funeral

Ryan Greenhalgh | Posted 03.30.2015 | Healthy Living
Ryan Greenhalgh

It was raining when I woke up. How fitting. Today I was going to follow in the footsteps of the wisest and sharpest professor I've had to date. I wa...

Your Path to Purpose

Kellyann Petrucci | Posted 05.19.2015 | Healthy Living
Kellyann Petrucci

Your purpose in life is bigger than any single goal -- it's your reason for being on the planet. You may have more than one purpose, and your purpose may evolve over time, but it's basically your reason for existence. So it's worth discovering.

20 Ways To Find Your Life Purpose

Deborah Chalk | Posted 05.18.2015 | Healthy Living
Deborah Chalk

You're ready to find out what you are here for, other than being able to explain every plot twist of your favorite show beside the company water-cooler. What next? Here are 20 ways to find your life purpose:

Entitlement Means So Much More to Millennials

Casey Bruce | Posted 05.12.2015 | Healthy Living
Casey Bruce

We understand that to be happy means to search for it, deep in the trenches of our everyday joys and woes, and that it's hard to do. How many of us are saying to ourselves every single day, "If I just had the chance, I could be so much happier."

Birdman, Relevancy and a Life That Matters

Kathy Gottberg | Posted 05.09.2015 | Healthy Living
Kathy Gottberg

When it's all said and done, I personally believe that the gift of life itself fulfills any requirement for relevancy.

What Is Your Purpose?

Christine Hassler | Posted 05.02.2015 | Healthy Living
Christine Hassler

Ever wonder what your purpose is or how to live it more fully? The first step to discovering and living into our true purpose is to understand that t...

The Best Retirement Plan Is Having A Job You Love

Reiner Lomb | Posted 04.24.2015 | Fifty
Reiner Lomb

Around the time I turned 50, I had the following dilemma to consider: either continue working for another 10 to 15 years in my old career to ensure a financially secure retirement, or change to a new career that is better aligned with my passion and purpose. After a period of struggling with this question, I finally decided to change to a new career in my mid-50s.

Where Is Your Aliveness?

Annemiek van Helsdingen | Posted 04.21.2015 | Healthy Living
Annemiek van Helsdingen

Dear you, This is a big question! A question that is so important, so beautiful, and so potent. Let me tell you about my dance with it. I've bee...

How I Learned to Stop Hating My Job and Love My Life

James McCrae | Posted 04.20.2015 | Healthy Living
James McCrae

At this moment, you are being called to make an impact where you have been assigned. It's not perfect. But things are never perfect. Instead of waiting for your job to be perfect, make your reaction to your job perfect. Show up everyday as an act of service. Take what you are given and turn it into art.

5 Steps to Help You Discover Your True Purpose

Heather Sample Spires | Posted 04.20.2015 | Healthy Living
Heather Sample Spires

After stripping off all of the outdated emotional baggage we've piled on, we can finally let our authentic selves shine through, and when we do, we attract what we've always wanted.

How to Find Your Purpose -- And Go For It

Mia Redrick | Posted 04.20.2015 | Healthy Living
Mia Redrick

Ask yourself, what do I you love? What do I enjoy? Sometimes we make identifying our purpose a science experiment, when it isn't. Recall what brings you joy in your life or in your work in some past experience. Start there.

What I Learned From Doing a Job I Hate

Bri Seeley | Posted 04.15.2015 | Healthy Living
Bri Seeley

While my life has been slightly uncomfortable since becoming unemployed, I wouldn't trade it for the world. I have unlocked my undeniably passionate spirit, allowed space for great opportunities, and truly begun to enjoy waking up every day. Living a life in line with my purpose is definitely a life worth living.