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The Four Hardcore Survival Skills You Can't Live Without Are Simpler Than You Think

Amy Oestreicher | Posted 04.13.2016 | Healthy Living
Amy Oestreicher

Who knew that mental health first aid was as simple an inspirational wall hanging? Survival -- Simplified. Surviving -- and "thriving" -- throug...

The Fascinating Truth: How Belief in Unicorns, Rainbows and Magic Help Empathic Entrepreneurs Grow Businesses Into Unique, Powerful, Profitable, Breakthrough Brands

Maimah Karmo | Posted 04.06.2016 | GPS for the Soul
Maimah Karmo

I don't know anyone who's ever seen a unicorn, the end of a rainbow, and most don't believe in magic. These phenomena conjure up the words "myth," "s...

9 Powerful Blogs By Latinas To Empower Women Everywhere

The Huffington Post | Carolina Moreno | Posted 03.09.2016 | Latino Voices

Being a feminist and a woman of color can come with its own set of obstacles. That's why many Latinas have made it a point to discuss these challenges...

You Don't Need Your Dad's Connections

Garrett Mintz | Posted 02.16.2016 | Business
Garrett Mintz

After you know the right people, who those people are, and have taken the time to listen to them, you can then easily transition to being understood. The key to being understood is to clearly and concisely convey what you are interested in doing.

Why Aren't You Awesomer?

Michael Neill | Posted 06.24.2015 | Healthy Living
Michael Neill

"Why aren't you awesomer?" It was such a direct question that it made me smile, and when my client asked me what I was smiling about I told him and he asked me what I meant.

The Power Of Power

Richard Pérez-Feria | Posted 06.22.2015 | Fifty
Richard Pérez-Feria

I always suspected I had it, but I got definitive proof right before lunch on a sunny Friday in Miami in Mrs. Weprin's third grade classroom when I was all of 8 years old. In that moment, I realized how powerful I was, and I have never forgotten how that felt. Ever

Have a Fear of Public Speaking? Here is One Solution!

Jay Weston | Posted 04.07.2015 | Los Angeles
Jay Weston

Public Speaking Coach Antoinette Byron photo by Jay The New York Times had a story recently about famed au...

Feel Like Giving Up? 10 Things I Remembered in 2014 to Keep Going

Laura Aiisha | Posted 03.07.2015 | Healthy Living
Laura Aiisha

As the final weeks and days of this year have come and gone, I'm reminded of the ways that 2014 has pushed me backwards, pulled me forwards, lifted me...

Kick Resistance in the Ass: 5 Things I Learned to Create My Legacy

Laura Aiisha | Posted 02.06.2015 | Healthy Living
Laura Aiisha

Standing up courageously in the face of fear, doubt, resistance, nerves and old limiting stories is by far one of the most dynamic and courageous human experiences I can think of.

WATCH: Step Into Your Power!

Brad Yates | Posted 10.25.2014 | Healthy Living
Brad Yates

Marianne Williamson famously said, "Our deepest fear is not that we are inadequate. Our deepest fear is that we are powerful beyond measure." It woul...

Luck Not Merit: Inequality and Opportunity in America Today

Elizabeth Evans | Posted 10.15.2014 | Education
Elizabeth Evans

Three years ago, we launched New Voice Strategies, a nonprofit designed to close the empathy gap by giving individuals a more direct say in our public institutions.

Are You Living Your Resume or Eulogy?

Mike Robbins | Posted 04.30.2014 | Healthy Living
Mike Robbins

In this week's vlog, I talk about why it can be challenging for us to focus on what truly matters and why we're often caught up in our desire to "get ahead" (aka focus on our resume).

Life Satisfaction May Depend On This One Thing

Beth Green | Posted 10.22.2013 | Healthy Living
Beth Green

If we are willing to admit that we see ourselves in hierarchical positions with just about everyone, if we recognize that hierarchy is institutionalized in our world, if we recognize that it's a damaging perspective, is there anything we can do about it? Absolutely.

The Uninvited

Nancy Cohen-koan | Posted 08.10.2013 | Politics
Nancy Cohen-koan

There are many poems written about being uninvited. This is mine. NOT THERE They are all there. The thems. Who are always there. Are there again. ...

The False Prophet

Christine Eilvig | Posted 07.17.2013 | Healthy Living
Christine Eilvig

To me, it's simple. We heal and grow when we are looked at with hopeful and believing eyes. And we break a little every time we experience the opposite.

Are Today's Young Women Afraid To Lead?

Mary Pritchard | Posted 09.18.2012 | Healthy Living
Mary Pritchard

Why even try to be a fearless leader if you're afraid of what people will be saying about you behind your back? Instead of empowering this generation of women, we've frightened them into inaction. This does not bode well for our society.