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Rescuing Yourself

Jamie Cornell | Posted 08.24.2016 | Parents
Jamie Cornell

We all have those mornings that we wake up and the first thing we think is: "I just CAN'T do it today." Whether it's work or parenting or just life in general. It's that defeated, deflated, and exhausted feeling in your gut that grabs you and convinces you that you aren't good enough to get the job done.

How To Find Your Calling (From 5 People Who Found Theirs)

Brittany Nims | Posted 08.18.2016 | Healthy Living

Why does our culture perpetuate the belief that “finding oneself” is an age-specific phase, reserved only for angst-ridden teenagers and wanderlus...

How to Survive: Widowhood

Honey Good | Posted 06.27.2016 | Fifty
Honey Good

By: Susan "Honey" Good Wednesday was National Widow's Day. In one split second, 26 years ago, I was no longer the wife of Michael Forman. I was his w...

How to Survive As The Absentee Grandmother

Honey Good | Posted 06.22.2016 | Fifty
Honey Good

Image Via Grandparents.com By: Susan "Honey" Good My Grands, like many of yours, have moved away with their parents. It is the modern-world syndrome...

Thinking Of A Digital Detox This Summer? Try These Instead

Alanna Harvey | Posted 06.10.2016 | Healthy Living
Alanna Harvey

Instead of a digital detox or a digital diet or whatever alliteration could be made of what it means to take a break from technology, why not consider just doing something else with your excess screen time? This summer is a good time to start.

Reasons Why Your 20s Aren't Always All They Are Cracked Up to Be

Gabrielle Pfeiffer | Posted 06.06.2016 | Healthy Living
Gabrielle Pfeiffer

Your life will change so much, and many different times. The best thing you can do is learn to roll with the punches and take it all in ease. Being young is amazing, and so is growing older. They each have their own ups and downs, so don't take any of it for granted.

15 Life Tips From A Slightly Mad Midlife Sex Goddess

Pamela Madsen | Posted 06.02.2016 | Fifty
Pamela Madsen

Do something different and don't worry if people talk about you. They will. And be big. Invite others to stand on your shoulders and be bigger.

What Do You Value?

Tracey Burns | Posted 02.11.2016 | Business
Tracey Burns

For years I have worked with brands helping to determine their values as part of a bigger brand strategy. A brands' values drive and unify the internal culture and behaviour of its organisation.

How to Survive: Embracing Simplicity

Honey Good | Posted 01.28.2016 | Fifty
Honey Good

By Susan 'Honey' Good "Tis a gift to be simple, Tis a gift to be free. 'Tis a gift to come down where we ought to be. And when we find ourselves In t...

13 Ways to Organize and Save Your Sanity

Paola K Amaras | Posted 09.14.2016 | Healthy Living
Paola K Amaras

The lazy days of summer are yielding to the frantic days of autumn, barreling towards the holidays, and with it a new year, if not in sight, just around the corner. It's easy to fly too high, do too much, and crash and burn.

13 Pearls of Wisdom for a Successful Life

Quora | Posted 08.28.2016 | GPS for the Soul
Quora

Read. Ferociously. Everything you can get your hands. Join a book club. Imbibe books about personal development, communication, achievement, biographies, leadership, success, marketing, sales, business, entrepreneurship.

She Pulls Out Her Old Lip Balm To Make A Clever Hiding Spot

LittleThings | Posted 08.27.2016 | Good News
LittleThings

A "life hack" is defined as "a strategy or technique adopted in order to manage one's time and daily activities in a more efficient way" -- and if there's one thing I really value and seek in life, it's efficiency!

3 Things That Will Endear You to Your Family and Friends

Lisa Earle McLeod | Posted 08.06.2016 | GPS for the Soul
Lisa Earle McLeod

I lost my Dad, Jay Earle, last week after a six-month battle with cancer. Regular readers know my father's stories: The skinny 1950s teen who played s...

10 Tips For New Graduates That I Wish Someone Had Given Me 40 Years Ago

Ann Brenoff | Posted 05.21.2016 | Fifty
Ann Brenoff

My Facebook feed is filled with photos of smiling college graduates. If you want to share some real advice with the graduates in your life, try these tidbits. Here's what nobody told me at my graduation 40 years ago that I wished they had.

5 Ways To Fall Head Over Heels In Love With Life

Lamisha Serf-Walls | Posted 06.19.2015 | Healthy Living
Lamisha Serf-Walls

For far too many people, life has become about surviving the circumstances that they are given. But life is an amazing gift and with these five simple tips, you will be falling head over heels in love with your life in no time.

The 2 Driving Forces In Life

Inc. | Chuck Blakeman | Posted 04.15.2015 | World

There are really only two fundamental driving forces in life. One of them can be helpful, but is short lived. The other one can make you very successf...

3 Questions That Can Lead You To A Better Retirement

John Diehl | Posted 05.16.2015 | Money
John Diehl

How do we decide what percentage of our income to earmark for retirement? Undoubtedly we think about the bills we have to pay and the medical expenses we might incur. This is a solid start -- but how many of us are thinking about the lifestyle we hope to have and the unpredictable realities that we may face during our retirement?

6 Steps to Becoming a Positive Person

Mo Seetubtim | Posted 03.23.2015 | Healthy Living
Mo Seetubtim

One of the main reasons we are constantly trying to find ways to improve ourselves is because we want to be happy. But as happiness is a state of mind, training your mind to be happy is essential.

The Most Important Question In The World

LinkedIn | Michael Peggs | Posted 12.19.2014 | World

It’s not, “what do you want to be when you grow up?” Nor does it deal with the meaning of life. Oh, and it has little to do with college or your...

You Are Not Too Old

Medium | Gary Wu | Posted 12.01.2014 | World

A common question I see frequently asked online is: “Am I too old to learn or do X?” where X is anything from programming to painting to starting ...

5 Questions That Will Test Your Sense Of Meaning In Life

Psychology Today | Susan Krauss Whitbourne, Ph.D. | Posted 11.26.2014 | World

Whether or not you’re aware of it, the need for your life to have meaning is at the roots of the motivation that makes you uniquely human. Positive ...

Sometimes Being Wrong Can Be More Valuable Than Being Right

Forbes | George Satell | Posted 11.17.2014 | World

Alexandre Dumas is thought to be the first person who said, “nothing succeeds like success.” Yet hard to know who really said it first. It’s on...

How To Boost Your Practical Memory (And Stop Losing Your Keys)

Lifehacker | Tori Reid | Posted 11.12.2014 | World

When you know how to use it, nothing works more efficiently than your own memory, even if you think your memory is lacking. An average memory is a lot...

Change Your Life Now: How to Make Changes That Stick

Jairek Robbins | Posted 01.10.2015 | Healthy Living
Jairek Robbins

Can you think of one area of your life that you have always wanted (and even tried) to make a change in, but never seem to make it happen? Or you did change it for a while... then it slowly went right back to the way it was before?

How To Conquer The Fear Of Failure

Forbes | Vanessa Loder | Posted 10.31.2014 | World

Every entrepreneur I know is afraid of failure. It’s human nature. When we go outside of our comfort zone, we feel scared. As entrepreneurs, our ego...