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Physical and Emotional Wellbeing

How To Boost Your Resilience When You Feel Like Succumbing To The Pressure Of Unemployment

Priscilla Christopher | Posted 07.15.2016 | Healthy Living
Priscilla Christopher

How can you boost your resilience skills and bounce back from the pressure of unemployment? Check out these five tips for starters.

The Case for Prevention Science

Anthony Biglan | Posted 04.08.2016 | Impact
Anthony Biglan

In areas as diverse as education, criminal justice, substance abuse, early childhood development, and poverty, prevention science has proven its worth.

5 Inspiring Ways to Start the Day

Tom Ayling | Posted 03.15.2016 | Healthy Living
Tom Ayling

A child laughs 300 times a day. An adult? Five. When was the last time you remember laughing even 100 times in one day? When I was a kid, all I did w...

Human or Robot?

Danielle Posa | Posted 09.10.2015 | Healthy Living
Danielle Posa

At the end of the day, when you lay your head down on your pillow... ask yourself "Was I a robot or a human today." The world needs the human in you.

Why Happy Is the New Skinny (And That's a Good Thing!)

Amanda Yuill | Posted 09.03.2015 | Healthy Living
Amanda Yuill

Whatever your current level of happiness, the key thing to take away is that, just like your physical fitness, it is completely within your control to improve. And so I guess that happy being the new skinny may not be such a bad thing after all.

Feeling Stuck in the Yuck? Here's Why!

Dennis Merritt Jones | Posted 07.15.2016 | GPS for the Soul
Dennis Merritt Jones

"Argue for your limitations and, sure enough, they are yours." ~ Richard Bach Have you ever felt "stuck in the yuck"? You know, that mental, emotion...

Become the Strongest Version of Yourself: An Interview with Strength Camp Founder Elliott Hulse

Jairek Robbins | Posted 07.06.2016 | Business
Jairek Robbins

This interview is going down in the books as one of our all-time favorites. Period.

Can You Be Greater Than Your Suffering?

David Geller | Posted 06.18.2016 | Healthy Living
David Geller

You can choose to see yourself as a victim. You can lament your fate and just struggle to survive until it passes. Or you can accept the truth that suffering is part of your journey and embrace the incredible opportunities it offers you to grow and develop. Here are just a few to consider.

My Challenge to Warren Buffett

David Geller | Posted 06.11.2016 | Business
David Geller

Buffett said, "A rich person should leave his kids enough to do anything but not enough to do nothing." Many of our clients and prospective clients reference this famous quote.

The Seductive Lure of Meaningless Information

David Geller | Posted 05.30.2015 | Money
David Geller

I'll go out on a limb here and say we've all done it. We look up from our computer, iPad or iPhone, where we've just spent time on something that is really of no importance to us when we could have been engaging in a more meaningful activity. And that's my definition of wasted time.

4 Ways Viewing Yourself as Not Rich Can Harm You

David Geller | Posted 05.13.2015 | Money
David Geller

Are you rich? Pause for a moment and really consider the question. Does it make you feel uncomfortable to consider yourself rich? No matter how much money we have, most of us avoid classifying ourselves as rich.

My Sister's Unpredictable Life

Danielle Posa | Posted 05.02.2015 | Healthy Living
Danielle Posa

My family and I beg her to come home. We selfishly want her to be back in New York, or at least I do. I want to see her more. I want my friends to meet her, and hear all the interesting things she knows. And yet, in my heart I know that she should stay... at least for now.

The Hardships of Being Rich

David Geller | Posted 03.23.2015 | Money
David Geller

As a wealth manager, I deal with a lot of very wealthy people. Many of them will never have to work out of financial necessity, nor will their children or grandchildren. So they all must be happy all the time, right?

Your Money or Your Life

David Geller | Posted 02.11.2015 | Money
David Geller

I hope that my children will pass on our family values to my grandchildren who hopefully will pass it on to my great-grandchildren. I don't expect my great-grandchildren to remember my name. I do hope they understand the value of being an entrepreneur and living by our family values.

Privacy Is Overrated

David Geller | Posted 01.31.2015 | Business
David Geller

Privacy is important, but when facing a challenging situation, we also want a safe and supportive environment where we can talk openly and be vulnerable. When we can be vulnerable in a safe space, we forge our closest relationships.

You Have More Power Than You Think

David Geller | Posted 01.21.2015 | Healthy Living
David Geller

When life deals you a tough blow, it's easy to get down and feel powerless. Remember you have more power than you think. You have the power to choose how you respond to adversity. You have the power to use your energy in a positive way.

Why I Hope Not to Die at 75

David Geller | Posted 12.18.2014 | Media
David Geller

Our value as human beings extends far beyond our productive capacity. It includes our capacity to love and be loved, our capacity to listen to others without judgment and with compassion, and our capacity to make a difference for others. We can both contribute value and find value in life at any age.

The Tyranny of One Right Answer

David Geller | Posted 12.08.2014 | Business
David Geller

What's the right answer? That's the question we spend a lot of time asking ourselves when faced with a major decision. Should we move to Colorado? S...

Smaller House, Bigger Life

David Geller | Posted 12.01.2014 | Business
David Geller

If we redefined success to more closely reflect our values, what matters most to us, would we still want the big house? Or would we select the smaller space that allows us more time and energy to devote to relationships and creating our best life?

Is Gratitude the New Willpower?

David Geller | Posted 10.11.2014 | Business
David Geller

Given the limits of willpower, some psychology professors at Northeastern University began thinking about alternatives. Might experiencing certain emotions help curb our desire for the short-term gratification that comes from spending money

Rethinking the American Dream

David Geller | Posted 09.15.2014 | Money
David Geller

The American Dream now costs $130,000 a year. At least that's the figure USA Today came up with. Rethinking my money-based version of the American Dream helped me discover there is more to life than checking boxes.

Trending Now: Two Factors to Consider Before Making Major Portfolio Changes

David Geller | Posted 08.11.2014 | Money
David Geller

When your scarcest resource is time, does it make sense to spend time trying to add more money when you already have more than you'll ever use?

Mindless Accumulation Can Come at Expense of Happiness

David Geller | Posted 06.21.2014 | Healthy Living
David Geller

When we remind ourselves of our most important goals, we can choose not to make more than we need and redirect our time and attention to doing things we enjoy as opposed to working more to earn money we would never spend.

Has Gratitude Become Another Self-Help Fad?

David Geller | Posted 05.13.2014 | Healthy Living
David Geller

Gratitude is at the foundation of building supportive communities that empower each of us to be our best. It has the power to not only make our lives better, but to make the world in which we live a better place.

The One Addiction We Need To Pay More Attention To

David Geller | Posted 04.16.2014 | Healthy Living
David Geller

We have a serious money addiction problem in our society, and despite how insidious this addiction can be, we not only fail to recognize it as an addiction -- we actively encourage it.