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Negativity

3 Ways To Ward Off Toxic People

Oprah.com | Ashley Sepanski | Posted 01.11.2017 | OWN

You’ve seen these people. You’ve been around them. You may have even encountered them directly. They stand inside elevators, staring at you as you...

An Invitation to Outgrow Your Limitations

Guy Finley | Posted 12.20.2016 | GPS for the Soul
Guy Finley

Have you ever noticed how the more negative you get, the more difficult everything about your life becomes, including being able to do the simplest th...

Put a Little Love in Your Heart

Bill Couzens | Posted 12.05.2016 | Healthy Living
Bill Couzens

Less Cancer has been at the forefront of informing people on everything from lifestyle to the environmental risks associated with cancer. Our approach...

How to Find Prejudice Hidden in Our Words

Greater Good Science Center | Posted 11.01.2016 | Healthy Living
Greater Good Science Center

By Jenn Director Knudsen Language can reveal our hidden beliefs and biases, such as the assumption that men are stronger at science than women, or b...

Find Freedom From Toxic People!

Guy Finley | Posted 08.29.2016 | GPS for the Soul
Guy Finley

Those with whom we assemble, we soon resemble! This simple old saying hides a deep Truth that can enlighten and empower every aspect of our lives: W...

Find New Strength In Awakened Attention

Guy Finley | Posted 08.15.2016 | GPS for the Soul
Guy Finley

Choose awareness of your thoughts over being absorbed in the sensations they produce as they carry you along to get what they want. The aim here is simple: reclaim your attention in order to be where you are, and then just quietly notice all that you can about yourself.

Using The Law Of Attraction During Election Time

Linda Lauren | Posted 08.12.2016 | GPS for the Soul
Linda Lauren

As the voting time heats up toward November, remember that you have the power to allow the information you want to have access to you. You don't have to be an emotional punching bag for the news or strangers who disagree, especially when much of it may not even be factual. Use the Law of Attraction to your advantage.

5 Tools To Clear Negative Energy

Linda Lauren | Posted 07.25.2016 | Healthy Living
Linda Lauren

I don't know about you, but I am always looking for ways to purify an area of lingering negativity. Whether that is at home, in a hotel room, or an o...

The Best Way To Deal With A Super-Negative Coworker

OWN | Lisa Capretto | Posted 07.13.2016 | OWN

Every company in every industry has them: negative coworkers. When you interact with these types of colleagues, their dispirited attitudes and all-aro...

How You Argue Could Make You Sick

Greater Good Science Center | Posted 06.29.2016 | Healthy Living
Greater Good Science Center

New research from UC Berkeley and Northwestern University, based on how couples behave during conflicts, suggests outbursts of anger predict cardiovascular problems later in life.

There's No Need To Fear Other People's 'Bad Energy,' Says Psychic

OWN | Lisa Capretto | Posted 06.28.2016 | OWN

Call it bad energy, call it a negative vibe. Whatever you call it, we've all dealt with people whose awful attitudes seem to sour our own moods -- but...

5 Quotes to Create a Positive Mindset During Negative Times

Adam Gilad | Posted 06.06.2016 | GPS for the Soul
Adam Gilad

Let's say it's been one of those days... You know what I'm talking about. One of those days where you've been happily living your life when out of n...

Be the Antidote

Sonja Mitrevska-Schwartzbach | Posted 06.03.2016 | Healthy Living
Sonja Mitrevska-Schwartzbach

Where positivity remains, love, peace, and acceptance are certain to follow. While hatred and negativity whisper in corners, encouragement and optimism make their presence known. So press forth. Walk on. Rise up. Stand tall. Toxic energy can only move outward: it makes no upward elevation.

Can't We All Just Get Along?

Jenna Brownson | Posted 05.26.2016 | GPS for the Soul
Jenna Brownson

If you were paying attention in the spring of 1992, you probably remember this quote coming from the mouth of Rodney King. His broadcast appeal to the...

How to Grow a Thick Skin and Handle Criticism

Ellen Hendriksen, Ph.D. | Posted 05.16.2016 | Healthy Living
Ellen Hendriksen, Ph.D.

First, how to deal with angry criticism. Someone is mad already and now they're letting you have it. What to do?

The Scientific Reason We Can't Get Enough 'Negative News'

OWN | Lynn Okura | Posted 04.21.2016 | OWN

If it bleeds, it leads. But why are we so fixated on the scary, awful, sensational news of the day? Journalist and psychologist Daniel Goleman explain...

Thank You for Unfriending Me...

Leigh M. Clark | Posted 03.19.2017 | Women
Leigh M. Clark

To the woman who unfriended me, thank you: For teaching me to rise above and preparing me for others with the same limiting beliefs. You're not alone, and lucky for me, neither am I. I believe that good does exist, and I plan to spend my lifetime proving it.

A Guide For Letting Go When You're Stuck On A Problem

The Huffington Post | Lindsay Holmes | Posted 03.17.2016 | Healthy Living

Feeling stressed? You're not alone. We all have a center of wisdom and balance within us, but sometimes life takes over and we can feel all over the p...

Negativity Breeds Negativity, Positivity Breeds Positivity

Stuart Muszynski | Posted 03.15.2017 | Politics
Stuart Muszynski

"Diversity of ideas makes us all wiser. True leadership is embracing those who disagree with you, as well." - "President" Frank Underwood, House of C...

5 Ways to Mindfully Handle Negative Comments

Steffi Erbilgin | Posted 03.15.2017 | Healthy Living
Steffi Erbilgin

Throughout my own process of dealing with these feeling I've discovered 5 ways in particular that have helped me mindfully deal with any negativity comments that come my way. My hope is that they're of help to you the next time you're in this situation.

The GOP's Nattering Nabobs of Negativism

Brian Wagner | Posted 03.09.2017 | Politics
Brian Wagner

Regardless of one's personal politics, there is a serious reason for concern when the party of Lincoln, Teddy Roosevelt and Ronald Reagan forgoes any sense of optimism or positivity to ceaselessly lament the sorry state of the United States of America.

Why Are Latinos More Likely to Be Happy?

Daniel Cubias | Posted 01.18.2017 | Latino Voices
Daniel Cubias

Latin Americas and Scandinavians are more likely to be chipper than, say, the Chinese or the Iraqis (of course, there are very real non-genetic reasons for their respective unhappiness too). Is it possible, then, that as more Hispanics intermarry and intermingle and inter-you-know-what, they will spread their happiness genes among more and more Americans?

4 Ways to 'Press On' Rather Than 'Hang On'

Chester Goad, Ed.D. | Posted 01.04.2017 | GPS for the Soul
Chester Goad, Ed.D.

Remember the difference between the victor and the defeated. In the midst of failure the defeated finds blame and despair, while the victor learns a lesson and hopes to press on toward another day. If you live as a victor you will see more victories.

4 Tips for Dealing With Negativity

Susan Pearse | Posted 12.15.2016 | Healthy Living
Susan Pearse

You can influence the effect that negativity has on your life by being in the driver's seat in terms of how you respond to it. What you focus on grows. Cultivate the things you want to have in your life this festive season.

The Four-Letter Word HATE

Allison Toepperwein | Posted 11.18.2016 | GPS for the Soul
Allison Toepperwein

(DISCLAIMER: This is the most hate-filled post I will ever write. But it is a topic that needs addressing.) "You're a sociopath! You're a fraud! Good...