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The Single Piece of Advice That Changed the Course of My Career

Darius Foroux | Posted 05.30.2016 | Business
Darius Foroux

Instead of always trying new things, or doing things that are not essential, try to keep things simple. Focus on your core competencies, and improve that. No gimmicks, just real work.

What I Learned From Wearing My Dad's Old Denim Jacket

Brent Thomas Whiteside | Posted 05.27.2016 | Black Voices
Brent Thomas Whiteside

These clothes held a special meaning, they've traveled with him from when he was my age until now. Out of all of the clothes that I borrowed, there's one item that I managed to hold onto - his old denim jacket. I left home with that jacket and moved across the country. Who would have thought, so much could be taken away from an old tattered denim jacket?

What's Your Leadership Style? 3 Questions to Ask

Nozomi Morgan | Posted 05.27.2016 | Business
Nozomi Morgan

Do you want to be an inspiring leader, but are afraid of becoming an obnoxious boss? Many of the professional women I speak with tell me they feel they are ready to become better leaders, but they don't know where to start.

This Is How You Find Yourself

Abby Rosmarin | Posted 05.26.2016 | Healthy Living
Abby Rosmarin

You find yourself through losing. Losing bets, losing out, losing your cool. You find yourself in bitter and beautiful and glorious failures. You find yourself when it seems like all you find are setbacks.

No One Seeks The Advice Of Anyone Over 50

Cathy L. Mason | Posted 05.26.2016 | Fifty
Cathy L. Mason

What an amazing experience it would be to have a young parent ask how they could be a better parent, and then not punish us for insinuating they aren't doing a good job. What happiness we would feel if advice was actually sought out, and the wisdom provided used and built upon.

'What Can I Do/Learn in My 20s to Get Ahead?'

Matt Hearnden | Posted 05.23.2016 | GPS for the Soul
Matt Hearnden

Do these two things: 1) Write down what's important to you. This will help to get you ahead because NOBODY ELSE WILL FUCKING DO IT! It pisses me off...

Dear Internet, Stop Telling Me to Quit My Job

Bianca Bass | Posted 05.23.2016 | Business
Bianca Bass

Don't get me wrong, the stories of those who have made it on their own are inspiring and deserve to be applauded. But for the vast majority people, they're far from reality. We need more voices, perspectives and opinions from all kinds of creative people.

Jupiter's Ocean Moon Europa Might Be A Good Place To Swim, But Could We Live There?

The Huffington Post | Lee Speigel | Posted 05.24.2016 | Science

Jupiter's ocean moon Europa -- one of the planet's four main moons -- may be chemically balanced to spawn life similar to Earth's oceans, according to...

Parenting Paradoxes

Reem Kassis | Posted 05.20.2016 | Parents
Reem Kassis

We bring these tiny humans into the world who look up to us, who think we run the world and control all that's in it. Little do they know that behind the all-boo-boo-healer, every-worry-comforter, and any-query-responder façade is a mildly crazy person whose brain runs in overdrive and whose emotions waver between guilt, worry, and sheer confusion at times.

Life Comes At You Fast. Or In This Case, Very, Very Slowly

The Huffington Post | Maxwell Strachan | Posted 05.19.2016 | Sports— Joel Dillis (@Jdill55) April 23, 2016 Confidence is a necessary part of surviving in the modern economy. It is wh...

This Is My Fat Girl Rant

Kirat Sodhi | Posted 05.19.2016 | Women
Kirat Sodhi

Yes, I am fat, healthy, plump and everything else you want to call me. I will use the word "fat" without feeling sorry for myself and without cringing. Fat is fat, but fat is not ugly, funny or unacceptable.

The Power of Negative Thinking

Brianna Wiest | Posted 05.19.2016 | Healthy Living
Brianna Wiest

Emotional freedom, and inner peace, is knowing what to do when those negative thoughts and feelings arise, because they will.

L i s t e n ...

SOE MOE LWIN | Posted 05.19.2016 | GPS for the Soul

We seem to do Just what we must And feel there is no choice ... From waking to Our sleeping hour As if we have no voice ... Pretending to our A...

We're Busy... And That's Okay

Susannah Lewis | Posted 05.18.2016 | Parents
Susannah Lewis

This isn't merely busyness. This is life, and we are right in the middle of it. Every practice, every game, every recital, book club, award ceremony, work, school or church function -- that's where our heartbeat is found.

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...

10 Ways to Improve Your Life Today!

Jen Smith | Posted 05.25.2016 | Healthy Living
Jen Smith

1. Move Exercise isn't everyone's favourite word, but simply put, it involves moving your body more. Find ways to exercise that you enjoy and that su...

20 Inspirational Quotes About Life!

Jen Smith | Posted 05.25.2016 | Healthy Living
Jen Smith

1. "Life is simple. Everything happens for you, not to you. Everything happens at exactly the right moment, neither too soon nor too late. You don't h...

'Who Are the Villains in Our Life?'

Matt Hearnden | Posted 05.17.2016 | GPS for the Soul
Matt Hearnden

Every basketball coach I had said I was one of the best players. They said I was a calm player. They said I was unselfish. They said they liked having...

Falling Forward to Achieve Success

Nozomi Morgan | Posted 05.17.2016 | Business
Nozomi Morgan

Do you ever look at "the lucky ones" in your sphere and ask, "How did they become so successful?" At first, it's tempting to slip into envy. But that...

The Silver Lining of a Very Dark Cloud

Danielle Posa | Posted 05.17.2016 | GPS for the Soul
Danielle Posa

It's been 3 weeks since his death and there is a new sadness that lives inside of me that feels like it will never fade away. It's as if my being has been permanently changed. The cells of my body are different. My organs feel different. And my heart physically aches inside of my chest.

The Journey

Harpreet Kaur | Posted 05.16.2016 | GPS for the Soul
Harpreet Kaur

Life is in chapters, we learn and grow constantly and its a beautiful thing. I have slowed down some things, stopped and started others and it feels good.

Don't Worry, Be Happy!

Linda Bloom LCSW and Charlie Bloom MSW | Posted 05.16.2016 | GPS for the Soul
Linda Bloom LCSW and Charlie Bloom MSW

Such reflection interrupts and weakens habituated thought patterns that may create anxiety and confusion. This may not always be enough to put you into a mood of ecstatic bliss, but it will at least put a little more breathing room into your life. And that sure beats the alternative!

The No. 1 Way to Get What You Want

Deirdre Maloney | Posted 05.16.2016 | Healthy Living
Deirdre Maloney

To again be clear, there's nothing high-and-mighty about any of this. People don't give me what I want because they think I'm all that. People give me what I want because I ask for it. Stay with me. This isn't as obvious as this sounds.

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.

Should You Feel Guilty When You Outgrow Friends?

Darius Foroux | Posted 05.13.2016 | GPS for the Soul
Darius Foroux

It just happens that you outgrow each other. It's not a big deal. But that doesn't mean you should stop seeing each other or that you should declare to the world that the friendship is over.