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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.

The History of TED Talks

Quora | Posted 06.10.2016 | Media
Quora

These questions originally appeared on Quora - the knowledge sharing network where compelling questions are answered by people with unique insights. ...

Why Success Comes From Being Yourself!

Fani Stipkovic | Posted 06.10.2016 | GPS for the Soul
Fani Stipkovic

Every now and again we all identity crisis when we start questioning ourselves, our confidence & decisions, thinking we're not enough, letting the dou...

What Really Keeps Me Going At Age 93

Phyllis Sues | Posted 06.10.2016 | Fifty
Phyllis Sues

If you want to give yourself a super charge just 10 minutes out of your busy day -- then connect with Jose and you will experience boundless energy and strength. You, too, can be a great team and what's more -- you will look better, feel better and life will be better. It's really so simple.

What I Learned From The Greatest: Personal Reflections On Muhammad Ali

Dr. Terri Kennedy | Posted 06.09.2016 | Healthy Living
Dr. Terri Kennedy

It was the mid-1970s and Muhammad Ali was my new hero. To me, a grade-schooler, he was larger than life and yet so down-to-earth. My parents were in his inner circle, which gave me magical memories and personal insights on greatness.

The Mechanic

Matt Wilson | Posted 06.09.2016 | GPS for the Soul
Matt Wilson

It's not every day that you get away to visit family and friends. Years go by in some cases before the next connection. This year was no different, fi...

You'll Be Richer Than A Billionaire When You Do This

Miriam Ava | Posted 06.09.2016 | GPS for the Soul
Miriam Ava

Dare to be your own person. Don't live to please. Live your truth. Don't imitate. Innovate. Don't dwarf yo...

Your Story Is Her Inspiration

Jennifer Taormina | Posted 06.08.2016 | Women
Jennifer Taormina

The Story. The Call. The Startup. Last summer I wrote an article: How Thrive Inspired Me to Create a Startup... to help heal the world. Sounds ambiti...

Meeting Yourself in the Middle

Rance Collins | Posted 06.08.2016 | Queer Voices
Rance Collins

You aren't waiting to meet someone in the middle of the book. You are in the middle of your own story.

How Being Underestimated Taught Me To Love Myself

The Tab | Posted 06.10.2016 | College
The Tab

Living in a society that feeds off of your own self degradation, it isn't an easy feat to truly be accepting of ourselves. And for me, learning to really love and accept all aspects of myself has undoubtedly been a long journey. However, this last year has come with a lot of changes.

5 Ways to Attract Millennial Interns

Brandice N. Daniel | Posted 06.15.2016 | Business
Brandice N. Daniel

For 3 years, I've had an internship program with Harlem's Fashion Row (HFR). Every month, I receive resumes from millennials wanting to intern with us...

No, Tylenol Won't Heal Your Broken Heart, But This Might...

Samier Mansur | Posted 06.08.2016 | GPS for the Soul
Samier Mansur

"I may not be showing it right now, but I can feel my heart breaking into a million pieces as I say this..." Sitting by her side, I tried to connect w...

Warren Buffett's '20 Slot' Rule: How To Simplify Your Life And Maximize Your Results

James Clear | Posted 06.08.2016 | Healthy Living
James Clear

Charlie Munger settled into his seat in front of the crowd at the University of Southern California. It was 1994 and Munger had spent the last 20 yea...

Channeling Your Inner Beyoncé: How to Find Yourself Through Music

Suzannah Galland | Posted 06.07.2016 | GPS for the Soul
Suzannah Galland

Forget Beyonce, Madonna, Whitney or even the infamous Janet. This is your moment to shine. Imagine you've been invited to sing at the Super Bowl ha...

4 Excuses Mentally Strong People Don't Use

Amy Morin | Posted 06.08.2016 | Healthy Living
Amy Morin

Everyone overlooks risk, gives in to immediate gratification, or behaves impulsively at one time or another. But to really grow stronger, you have to acknowledge your mistakes so you can change your behavior going forward.

4 Keys to Building Strong Personal Relationships

Jack Choros | Posted 06.06.2016 | Healthy Living
Jack Choros

Be confident when interacting with others, and your level of comfort will in turn make them comfortable around you. This will help you develop positive social interactions with others and develop strong and meaningful personal relationships, which will you lead a happier life.

The Productive Workplace: Start by Creating a Culture of Innovation

Krish Ramakrishnan | Posted 06.06.2016 | Technology
Krish Ramakrishnan

Culture and engagement are rated as the most important facets of a company, while also being the most challenging aspects to maintain. And culture mea...

The Power of Having a Mentor in Business

Shawn Doyle | Posted 06.06.2016 | Business
Shawn Doyle

As much as you would like to think you can, you can't think of everything! Many times when you are involved in a situation, you can't see the forest for the trees. Simply put, you may be too close to the situation.

Be More Productive: The 15-Minute Routine Anthony Trollope Used to Write 40+ Books

James Clear | Posted 06.06.2016 | Healthy Living
James Clear

Beginning with his first novel in 1847, Anthony Trollope wrote at an incredible pace. Over the next 38 years, he published 47 novels, 18 works of non-...

Focusing on Our Strengths

Pratibha | Posted 06.06.2016 | GPS for the Soul
Pratibha

By focusing on our strengths and daily successes rather than focusing on fixing our failures, we become more effective in life and find greater meaning, satisfaction, and agency. By building on strengths, we learn more, grow more, and grow closer to fulfilling our potential.

How to land an internship at Google, from someone who did

Alicia T. Glenn | Posted 06.03.2016 | Business
Alicia T. Glenn

For most people, landing an internship at Google seems unattainable. I mean, who actually gets to work at Google? That one genius kid from high schoo...

Stopping 'Should' Shaming -- Ending the Self-Imposed Guilt Game

Lisa Zawistowski | Posted 06.02.2016 | GPS for the Soul
Lisa Zawistowski

The word "should" indicates that you aren't doing what you would benefit from, and you're not entirely resolute in your choice, either.

Within a Wish

Susana K. McCollom | Posted 06.02.2016 | Healthy Living
Susana K. McCollom

Historically, wishes were offered up to the gods; today, it seems we have internalized them. Each wish serves as an intention within our own psyches, a proclamation of gratitude, aspiration, and creativity. Something we grant to ourselves.

The Ivy Lee Method: The Daily Routine Experts Recommend for Peak Productivity

James Clear | Posted 06.02.2016 | Healthy Living
James Clear

The Ivy Lee Method of prioritizing your to-do list seems stupidly simple. How could something this simple be worth so much? What makes it so effective?

Ninjuries

Allison Toepperwein | Posted 06.02.2016 | Healthy Living
Allison Toepperwein

These outward displays of strength and grit are aptly called "ninjuries," and are worn as a badge of honor!