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John Legend, Juanes Perform Outside Of Immigration Detention Center

AP | Carolina Moreno | Posted 01.03.2017 | Latino Voices

ELOY, Ariz. (AP) — Colombian musician Juanes and singer John Legend met immigrants at a jail in Arizona on Wednesday before performing for a small c...

3 Steps to Boost Your Leadership Development in 2016

Great Work Cultures | Posted 01.19.2017 | Business
Great Work Cultures

As a leader addressing 500 people whose opinions mattered to me, I started to clam up. Many of you are familiar with that peculiarly palms-sweating, heart-thumping, throat-choking form of social anxiety: the fear of public speaking.

The Secret of Getting Noticed by a Recruiter: 6 Networking and Resume Tips for Introverted Job-Hunters

Davis Truyen | Posted 01.06.2017 | Business
Davis Truyen

One of the best tools is LinkedIn. With your professional, interactive and impressive profile, it will let you create relationships with potential employers. But how do you use LinkedIn properly?

Life Lesson From My Broken Toothbrush: How to Look Out for Small Signs of Life

Davis Truyen | Posted 12.30.2016 | GPS for the Soul
Davis Truyen

One day, while I was brushing my teeth in the bathroom, my toothbrush was suddenly broken into two pieces. Holding the broken piece in my hand, I real...

Are You Setting the Right Goals?

Christine Carter, PhD | Posted 12.29.2016 | GPS for the Soul
Christine Carter, PhD

Could you be setting better ones? I've always found the idea of setting goals appealing. But -- and I hate to admit this -- it has been years since I...

Reflecting On Your Results

Randy Pennington | Posted 12.22.2016 | Business
Randy Pennington

The end of the year is always hectic. You are wrapping up last minute obligations, projects, and probably gifts. Spending time with family and friends is, no doubt, on your To Do list. And, you may be thinking about and planning for all that you want to achieve in the coming year.

Art Review: "Kenya Eats a (Big) Cracker"

Illya Szilak | Posted 12.15.2016 | Arts
Illya Szilak

Installed in a partially finished white box room with one wall of exposed and distressed brick, the sculptures did indeed invoke the simplicity, seriality and materiality of conventional minimalist art. Then, Kenya arrived.

5 Reasons Why You Don't Have a Strong Mental Game

Ed Tseng | Posted 12.13.2016 | Sports
Ed Tseng

These are just a few principles that I have unearthed over the years studying and working with some of the top athletes on the planet. With a solid understanding of how the mind works, we all have the potential to do our best when it means the most.

That Time T-Pain Sang An Entire Concert Without Autotune

The Huffington Post | Aaron Barksdale | Posted 12.20.2016 | Black Voices

This post is part of a weekly series celebrating #ThrowbackThursday with reflections of our favorite childhood memories, past pop culture moments and ...

Communication Strategies That Help an Introvert Get More Influence in an Extrovert World

Davis Truyen | Posted 12.08.2016 | Business
Davis Truyen

Not very often that you luckily find a job that matches your personality. Sometimes you fall in a job that is totally a contrast to your personality.

7 Thoughts To Defeat Pressure

Dr. Hendrie Weisinger | Posted 12.07.2016 | Healthy Living
Dr. Hendrie Weisinger

We all have our pressure moments -- situations in which we have something at stake and the outcome is dependent on our performance. If you want to do your best when it matters most, here's the mindset to create:

How Successful People Beat Stress

Dr. Travis Bradberry | Posted 12.05.2016 | Business
Dr. Travis Bradberry

People who feel that they control the events in their lives (more than the events control them) and are confident in their abilities end up doing better on nearly every important measure of work performance.

Burlesque, Bodies and Breaking Boundaries in South Africa

Christopher Clark | Posted 12.01.2016 | Arts
Christopher Clark

Tenille Lindeque-Joshua, aka Lady Magnolia. Image courtesy of Christopher Clark I have a tendency to approach things I don't understand with skeptici...

5 Myths About Burnout

Paula Davis-Laack | Posted 11.19.2016 | Healthy Living
Paula Davis-Laack

I eventually pulled myself out of the burnout spiral and made it my mission to study the illness that almost took me down. As I lecture and train busy professionals in the skills that help build stress resilience and prevent burnout, I hear certain myths about burnout repeatedly. These five myths about burnout need to be busted.

Letting Go of Fear of Failure -- Part IV

Dr. Jim Taylor | Posted 11.17.2016 | GPS for the Soul
Dr. Jim Taylor

This article is my fourth (and, I think, final) in a series exploring Fear of Failure. If you missed the first three articles, you may want to catch u...

I Thought My Daughter Was An Introvert. She Surprised Me.

Quiet Revolution | Alice Bradley | Posted 11.13.2015 | Healthy Living

This article first appeared on QuietRev.com We are at the pharmacy, perusing lipsticks as we always do. Sophie, my firstborn, asks if she can buy the ...

5 Must Do's in Writing Your Self-Evaluation

Daniel Horgan | Posted 11.12.2016 | Business
Daniel Horgan

Many colleagues and friends have asked for advice on preparing a self-evaluation that stands out. Here are five tips to support your self-appraisal, demonstrating the unique value that you contributed and your forward-thinking development approach.

Legal Questions When Creating a Musical Group or Band

Brad Reid | Posted 11.12.2016 | Business
Brad Reid

Like it or not, law permeates our society including the arts. Musical groups find themselves surrounded by legal questions. Frequently, default legal ...

Adrian Wilson's Challenge: Be Who You Are

Samantha Matcovsky | Posted 11.12.2016 | Entertainment
Samantha Matcovsky

That task, be who you are, often comes heavy with apprehension, disapproval and ultimately, a challenge.

Musings on "A" -- The First Installment of an Early Music Alphabet

Elizabeth Weinfield | Posted 11.08.2016 | Arts
Elizabeth Weinfield

One of the cultural icons most deeply associated with classical music is the ritual of an orchestra tuning prior to a concert.

How I Got There: Yefim Bronfman

Lan Anh Vu | Posted 11.05.2016 | Entertainment
Lan Anh Vu

Soviet-born Israeli-American Yefim Bronfman is among the most talented virtuoso pianists performing today. Bronfman has impressed audiences and critics worldwide with his solo recitals, orchestral engagements, and expanding catalogue of recordings.

How to Manage Innovation With Design Thinking

Soren Petersen | Posted 11.03.2016 | Business
Soren Petersen

Innovative new products are the lifeblood of society's progress but the risk of market, technology or execution failure is significant. With failure r...

Performance Artist Tamar Ettun on Sculpting With People

MutualArt | Posted 10.28.2016 | Arts
MutualArt

MutualArt sat down with artist Tamar Ettun to discuss how stillness, movement and collaboration function in her work.

Kindness/Competency

Kevin R. Stone, M.D. | Posted 10.28.2016 | Healthy Living
Kevin R. Stone, M.D.

Successful surgeries, and probably most complex team interactions, are determined in part by where the collaborators live on the Kindness/Competency C...

Whose Homework Is It, Anyway? How Parents Can Help, Not Hinder, Their Child's Success

Tamar Chansky | Posted 10.26.2016 | Parents
Tamar Chansky

With parents at the helm, kids aren't learning how to learn, at best they're learning how to get the right answer and in many cases may be led astray by parents -- however well meaning -- who don't understand the work. The conclusion? Parental engagement in children's education has no appreciable impact on their success in school.