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4 Signs You Aren't Living Your Life's Purpose

Rachael Yahne | Posted 07.05.2016 | Healthy Living
Rachael Yahne

Often, and especially in times of personal struggle, we can't definitively know what is the right thing to do next, or even what's working. But we can identify what is wrong. We can point to what isn't working for us, what is leaving us feeling unsatisfied and apathetic, and we can start there.

Why 'Find Your Purpose' Is Terrible Advice

Zach Mercurio | Posted 06.06.2016 | Healthy Living
Zach Mercurio

"Find your purpose" is terrible advice and I'm guilty of imparting it to thousands of people. And for that, I am sorry. I'm sorry on behalf of the ...

The Meaning of Life

Rebecca Mckown | Posted 05.23.2016 | GPS for the Soul
Rebecca Mckown

Life isn't about control. It's about just being and doing and in this beingness and doingness we grow to be the perfect souls we were born to be. We learn to trust in ourselves and to truly love who we are. And best of all we learn to love the world we live in and all the life within it.

The Most Important Lessons Prince Taught Us

Eva Lesko Natiello | Posted 04.26.2016 | Arts
Eva Lesko Natiello

As I read stories written about Prince since his untimely death, I realize there are some loud messages he's left us to ponder. One of the most crucial is: it's okay to be different. In fact, it's not just okay. It's important, necessary, vital even.

3 Ways to Stay True to Yourself in a Noisy World

Anthony Awadalla | Posted 02.05.2016 | Healthy Living
Anthony Awadalla

Tools that give me the confidence that I know I need and the maturity I've developed in order to go after what I want without falling into the same mistakes I made in the past.

Struggling With Purpose? Try Changing Your Perspective

Hallie Sawyer | Posted 12.01.2015 | Healthy Living
Hallie Sawyer

Doesn't trying to find one's purpose feel so daunting? Have you ever felt like your purpose, or what you thought was your purpose, wasn't good enough? That it wasn't substantial enough? Finding one's purpose is supposed to be this earth-shattering thing, right?

What Is the Meaning of Life for You?

Gleb Tsipursky | Posted 10.28.2015 | GPS for the Soul
Gleb Tsipursky

(image credit) This article first appeared on the blog of Intentional Insights, a nonprofit organization that empowers people to refine and reach the...

How To Live A More Meaningful Life

Peter Field | Posted 09.16.2015 | Healthy Living
Peter Field

Above all else, experiencing a meaningful life means living in the moment, while connecting the past, the present, and the future. Doing so gives us a clearer idea of where we need to go in light of where we have been.

Unite Against Addiction

Jason Wahler | Posted 08.21.2015 | Impact
Jason Wahler

Rockers Set to Rally for Addiction Awareness Ever since I got sober, I have dedicated my life to doing anything and everything to bring awareness to ...

7 Reasons You're So Frustrated With Your Life

Christine Horner | Posted 07.03.2016 | GPS for the Soul
Christine Horner

I often teach about building a better world by applying common sense on steroids. What has become glaringly obvious is that our society is set up to push us to extreme levels of frustration.

Holistic, Student-Centered School in Bali Inspires U.S. Teacher Once Again

M. Shannon Hernandez | Posted 06.16.2016 | Education
M. Shannon Hernandez

I had pretty much given up on the idea of ever entering a school classroom again as a K-12 teacher. Maybe it was the accusation of professional misconduct for giving a group of students a hug that left me soured?

Instead Of A Fork In The Road I've Come Upon A Roundabout

Michelle Martin | Posted 05.24.2016 | Fifty
Michelle Martin

I've been feeling rather lost lately. I made a decision about a year ago to take a risk and pursue a passion and a life dream, and now I'm not so sure I made the right choice. Let me explain.

5 Questions to Help You Discover Your Purpose

Melissa J. Nixon | Posted 06.23.2015 | 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!

I Dreamt of Being Something Great, Now I'm a Mother

Mary Katherine Backstrom | Posted 06.15.2015 | Parents
Mary Katherine Backstrom

In the last decade or so I've dreamt of becoming an FBI agent, author, astronaut, rock star, horse trainer and food truck owner. And as of this moment, I am none of those things.

Figuring Out the Why

Jessica Kline | Posted 03.22.2015 | Healthy Living
Jessica Kline

Simon Sinek famously said: Every single person, every single organization on the planet knows what they do, 100 percent. Some know how they do it, wh...

A Work of Heart

Steve Bhaerman | Posted 02.18.2015 | Healthy Living
Steve Bhaerman

What contribution -- grand or modest, private or public -- do you have to make to the greater good of all? Is it a project or idea of your own design, or something that already exists that you fervently want to advance?

You Bee You: Understanding Your Purpose in Life Through The World of Bees

Amy Eskind | Posted 01.19.2015 | Fifty
Amy Eskind

A word to the wise: The queen bee is a hot momma for sure, but mature queens are less productive. After a couple of seasons they lose their je ne sais quoi. Queens quickly become yesterday's news.

Shortcut Strategies to Living Your Best Life

Robi Ludwig, Psy.D. | Posted 12.09.2014 | Healthy Living
Robi Ludwig, Psy.D.

Living our best life is something we all deserve to pursue for ourselves and all the others it will benefit. Living your best life is closer than you think, so go out there and achieve your fabulous goals!

Find Your Life Purpose and Get a Sexy Booty?

Joy Weston | Posted 11.25.2014 | Healthy Living
Joy Weston

photo by arztsamui of freedigitalphotos.net 5 JOY-Inspired How Tos! Have you ever felt like a beautiful carousel, going round and round day after da...

Are You Getting Your Purpose and Your Process Mixed Up?

Elizabeth McKenzie | Posted 09.27.2014 | Small Business
Elizabeth McKenzie

Figuring out your life's purpose -- what you came here to Planet Earth to do -- is a massively scary undertaking. In fact, it can turn even the most headstrong entrepreneur into a quivering, commitment-phobic mess. But it doesn't have to be that way.

Finding Your Purpose in Life

Mo Seetubtim | Posted 09.09.2014 | Healthy Living
Mo Seetubtim

In order to feel more fulfilled and find the path to sustainable happiness, we follow our passions and purpose. But what is your purpose in life? I believe this is the question we ask over and over within ourselves.

Discovering Your Purpose

Karin Volo | Posted 08.10.2014 | Impact
Karin Volo

Discovering your purpose is probably the most important work you'll do in your life and career. The same holds true for discovering a company purpose. It is essential to know why you do what you do.

The Joy of Service

Bill Halamandaris | Posted 06.28.2014 | Impact
Bill Halamandaris

When I wrote to tell JoAnn Cayce she had been nominated for a national award, JoAnn responded: I don't know this fellow that's nominated me -- he h...

You Are Right Where You Are Supposed To Be

Dr. Karin Luise | Posted 05.21.2014 | Healthy Living
Dr. Karin Luise

Reach into your soul's pocket and embrace that wisdom that is now yours: This life is about more than this moment, but this moment can change your life and the lives of others.

Sometimes, I Hate Being A Mom

Rebecca Lammersen | Posted 04.01.2014 | Parents
Rebecca Lammersen

I hate how my happiness is dependent on their happiness, and their happiness is dependent on mine. To be this intertwined with another, to carry the weight of this responsibility -- I cherish it, but I also hate it.