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Positive Attitude

Slotted Spoons

Marcia Liss | Posted 07.27.2015 | Comedy
Marcia Liss

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Why The 'Best Time Of My Life' Keeps Changing

Elaine Ambrose | Posted 07.27.2015 | Fifty
Elaine Ambrose

Now is the best time of my life. This day. And, tomorrow could be even better, so I am willing to anticipate that happening. I believe that a positive attitude makes all the difference, no matter what age or circumstance surrounds us. I'm 63-years-old, and I'm not done.

How to Turn a Flat Tire Into a Fulfilled Speech

Elaine Ambrose | Posted 07.22.2015 | Comedy
Elaine Ambrose

I take pride in being independent but there are two chores I refuse to learn: how to change a tire and how to use a chainsaw. There are other people who can do those activities far better than I can.

Six Habits Of Positive People

Fast Company | Gwen Moran | Posted 07.15.2015 | World

Whether you realize it or not, you have a coach that gives guidance, critiques performance, and analyzes results. That coach is your self-talk—that ...

Positive Thinking Will Not Change Your Life!

Stacie Huckeba | Posted 07.13.2015 | GPS for the Soul
Stacie Huckeba

July 12th, 2012 was a day I'll never forget. That was the day everything changed. That was the day when I had to decide that no matter how unfair I th...

5 Lessons Learned from Switching to a Vegetarian Diet

Alex Ivanovs | Posted 07.11.2015 | Healthy Living
Alex Ivanovs

How do you spend 22 years of your life eating and craving meat, and then one day you stop doing just that. What has to happen in your life for such a ...

The Power of Positivity: Three Lessons to Guide Your Day

Jonathan J. Doll, PhD | Posted 07.10.2015 | Healthy Living
Jonathan J. Doll, PhD

But I continually choose to be positive. In the midst of this crisis, I have had the opportunity to slow down, to trust others to help out, and to continually learn new ways I can improve in my job. Rather than let weakness be an excuse, I am choosing to make it into a strength.

The Simple List That May Change Your Life

Molly Napolitano | Posted 07.09.2015 | Women
Molly Napolitano

We spend so much time criticizing our flaws that we have forgotten how to focus on who we really are and what makes us truly awesome. We are unique, wonderful creatures and it's time we start believing it. While most of us may struggle writing down things we love about ourselves, the task is incredibly easy for our friends.

You Don't Need Rose-Colored Glasses: 5 Realistic Tips to Be More Positive

Valeh Nazemoff | Posted 07.01.2015 | Business
Valeh Nazemoff

I used to look at people like that with a mixture of admiration and annoyance. Then one day I asked myself, what are they doing that is different?

The Power of Perspective

Corinda Lubin-Katz | Posted 07.01.2015 | Healthy Living
Corinda Lubin-Katz

Perspective can be the key to maintaining autonomy of your thoughts, and that is where many seeds of meaningful growth find the will to blossom.

A Bad Attitude Could Cost You $3,600 A Year

Amy Morin | Posted 06.29.2015 | Healthy Living
Amy Morin

Do you think most people are selfish? Do you have difficulty trusting people, even when they treat you with kindness? If so, research shows your attitude may be affecting your income.

Become Successful by Cultivating Gratitude

Reina Pomeroy | Posted 06.22.2015 | Healthy Living
Reina Pomeroy

Life is a continual balance of good days and bad days. On a good day, you're on top of your game, the master of your domain, patting yourself on the b...

Facing Breast Cancer With a Positive Attitude

Barbara Jacoby | Posted 06.22.2015 | Healthy Living
Barbara Jacoby

You have the ability to face your breast cancer treatment with the attitude of your choice. Should you choose to do so with a positive outlook, you have already made the biggest decision for yourself in influencing everything. You have today to enjoy and to live and to give the best that you have. No cancer diagnosis should ever take that away from you.

5 Truths To Help You Survive Midlife

Elaine Ambrose | Posted 06.20.2015 | Fifty
Elaine Ambrose

Some of you have been around the block enough times to know where to avoid the mud and dog poop or when to stop and smell the roses. Others, however, refuse to try a better path so they continue to trip over the same obstacles.

Yes?

Marcia Liss | Posted 06.19.2015 | Comedy
Marcia Liss

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Finding Joy Through Random Acts of Kindness

Leigh McManus | Posted 06.17.2015 | Good News
Leigh McManus

In this lifetime, I spent a long time looking for joy. I found that for me, choosing a good attitude and trying to affect positivity for those that I'm able to interact with is where I have joy. This is the joy that's available for free...it's love for other people.

Why Anxiety May Be Your #1 Frenemy

Kristen Lee Costa | Posted 06.16.2015 | Healthy Living
Kristen Lee Costa

Have you ever had a friend that makes you tear your hair out, but you can't shake off? Even though it would make life simpler, most of us know that we can't necessarily escape our frenemies -- or our anxieties.

Why Midlife Is Often The Age Of Regret

D. A. Wolf | Posted 06.06.2015 | Fifty
D. A. Wolf

The man in my life begins to rattle off a list of regrets. His jaw is set and resting in his hand, his gaze is fixed somewhere in the distance, and his voice is unusually monotone. I tell myself he's melancholy because of a recent birthday. 50 is tough enough. 60 can be tougher.

4 Inspiring Life Lessons I Learned From My Teenage Son

Erris Langer Klapper | Posted 06.04.2015 | Healthy Living
Erris Langer Klapper

There is nothing more humbling and rewarding than taking advice from your kids. Can I make myself feel better by taking credit for my son's intuitive words of wisdom? Maybe not. But I can be smart enough to pay attention. He's making good sense, so perhaps I'm not screwing up 100 percent of the time.

Find Grace in the Moment

Lisa Earle McLeod | Posted 06.02.2015 | Business
Lisa Earle McLeod

Ten years ago, I had an 'aha' that helped me become happier, and more effective at work. It happened when I was in Chicago to run a seminar. From the moment I came up on stage, I could tell that the attendees didn't want to be there.

Waking Up Twice

Don Joseph Goewey | Posted 06.01.2015 | Healthy Living
Don Joseph Goewey

The adrenaline woke me up, this time on the right side of the bed. I sat down and took stock of myself, and began calming my mind by dismissing the next stressful thought my brain was inclined to churn-up. Gradually my mind cleared, making room for me to choose to be at peace.

6 Little Reminders To Help You Get Through Life's Challenges

Mo Seetubtim | Posted 05.28.2015 | Healthy Living
Mo Seetubtim

Here are the six tips of what you can do to get yourself out of the habit of internalizing negative thought patterns. So that you can easily let go off negative thoughts whenever they hit you and feel happy again.

Unwrapping Your Gift Called Life

Gigi G. | Posted 05.26.2015 | Healthy Living
Gigi G.

(Picture: Shutterstock) Good Morning World! That's the way to start the day. Arms wide open. Ready to embrace another day. Ready to ...

Business Etiquette: The Benefits of Gratitude & Simple Thank-You Guidelines for Professional Contacts

Ciara Pressler | Posted 05.21.2015 | Small Business
Ciara Pressler

Etiquette rules may dictate that you have one year to send a wedding gift, but when it comes to business gratitude, your communication must be nearly instantaneous.

What We Can Learn From Graduation Season

Michelle Zarrin | Posted 05.21.2015 | Healthy Living
Michelle Zarrin

The truth is, what we focus on will expand. If our main focus is on how much more we have yet to achieve, we will come from a place of lack and continue to expand on that mindset. However, if we focus on all that we have accomplished, we will come from a place of abundance, and continue to build on that mindset.