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How to Survive a Boring Dinner Partner

Samantha Boardman MD | Posted 04.23.2015 | Healthy Living
Samantha Boardman MD

Imagine yourself at a dinner "stuck" next to someone who is rambling on about something you have no interest in. "How can this person be so boring?" y...

Beyond Academics: Leadership Link Between Classroom and Careers

Karthik Rajan | Posted 04.14.2015 | Business
Karthik Rajan

As we grow older, a gradual transition happens without us realizing it. The soaked sponge builds memories, waddles through new puddles of water, with very little absorption, focused on the destination rather than the here and now. How self-aware are we as humans on this natural progression?

Renewing Our Citizenship: Questions, Stories, and the Passover Seder

Rabbi Josh Feigelson | Posted 03.31.2015 | Religion
Rabbi Josh Feigelson

Here's an aphorism you're likely to hear this time of year: 'The Passover seder is the longest-running symposium on the meaning of freedom in the history of the world.' That's true, but it's insufficient.

3 Money Questions We Are Too Embarrassed To Ask

Credit.com | Posted 03.30.2015 | Money
Credit.com

Money troubles can be hard to discuss. The secret many don't seem to know is they are not as alone as they feel. Here are some questions people ask me -- and the ones I ask them in response.

Checking Intention: How We Can Promote Constructive Online Dialogue

Lauren E. Galvan | Posted 05.23.2015 | Technology
Lauren E. Galvan

This morning, I realized that I live in an era in which silencing others' opinions online means psychologically shutting people up, or making people f...

Decoding The Secret Language Of Egg Cartons

Epicurious | Posted 05.06.2015 | Taste
Epicurious

Shopping for eggs? Better bring a glossary.

The No. 1 Question Your Child Should Ask After Having an Anxious Thought

Renee Jain | Posted 04.14.2015 | Parents
Renee Jain

Have them write down all the evidence supporting their thought and all the evidence negating their thought. Then ask them to have a debate--with themselves. Self-disputation is an excellent way to combat anxious thoughts. Remember, the goal here not positive thinking; it is accurate thinking.

10 Tips On What to Do Before, During and After Your College Intership

David Ongchoco | Posted 03.28.2015 | College
David Ongchoco

A lot of students enter college not knowing how to go about finding an internship that will help them with their career goals. It's a process that can sometimes be very daunting and confusing.

The Worst And Best Ways To Ask Someone About Their Race (VIDEO)

The Huffington Post | Lilly Workneh | Posted 01.15.2015 | Black Voices

Things can get tricky -- and sometimes offensive -- when asking someone: “What are you?” But producers over at Moral Courage TV, a YouTube cha...

7 Tips for Asking Highly-Effective Questions

HopeLab | Posted 01.14.2015 | Healthy Living
HopeLab

People have shifting interests, concerns, and worries. So as a leader, you cannot support people unless you know what they think and how they feel. And this can only be done by asking meaningful questions and listening deeply.

Why Jesus Taught With Questions Instead of Answers

Mick Mooney | Posted 12.09.2014 | Religion
Mick Mooney

Jesus talked a lot in parables, in little short stories. He also seemed to be more interested in questions then answers. When people asked Jesus a question, often he gave them a question back.

Questions New Yorkers Are Asking

Horacio Fabiano | Posted 11.19.2014 | Comedy
Horacio Fabiano

In the attempt to start a citywide dialogue with "the types of questions a child would ask, but few adults actually do," Spanish-born graphic designer, Marta Ibarrondo, is inviting New Yorkers to join her movement at The Unzipped Truth.

10 Questions All Wedding Photographers Are Asked By Guests

Jake Moore | Posted 11.19.2014 | Weddings
Jake Moore

I guess it's only natural to be curious about someone else's job, or maybe it's simply engaging in small talk whilst I stick a lens in their face, bu...

The Stupidest Investment Question Ever

David A. Dedman | Posted 11.18.2014 | Money
David A. Dedman

To me, the stupidest investment question ever is the one that never gets asked. As an investor, how in the world will you become educated?

The 7 Queerest Questions I've Been Asked as a Gay Dad

Brent Almond | Posted 11.11.2014 | Gay Voices
Brent Almond

While the motivations may be different, the questions all make the same assumption -- that every child needs a father and a mother in order to be healthy and happy.

Philanthropy-Yoga

Steven Crandell | Posted 11.05.2014 | Impact
Steven Crandell

What is the optimal way to use your money? The answer to that will likely change over time, encouraging effective donors to keep posing - and answering -- questions. But you shouldn't worry. It's like a kind of philanthropy-yoga: regularly asking deep questions about giving helps donors stay flexible as well as strategic.

7 Questions That Will Keep You Curious

The Huffington Post | Alena Hall | Posted 08.05.2014 | Healthy Living

“It was through the feeling of wonder that men now and at first began to philosophize,” Aristotle, the renowned Greek philosopher and scientist, o...

Ten Things Every Gay Guy Is Sick of Hearing

Ed Coffin | Posted 09.07.2014 | Gay Voices
Ed Coffin

The following is list of things this gay dude is tired of responding to, so I thought I'd just write down the responses too in the hopes that maybe these things can stop being said.

Win Clean: Know Your Why!

Scott Mercier | Posted 08.20.2014 | Healthy Living
Scott Mercier

In today's society, with our over-scheduled lives and the daily grind of life, it's sometimes difficult to find time to enjoy a quiet moment or to stop and smell the proverbial roses. It's even more challenging force ourselves to be honest with ourselves and ask this tough question: Why?

Questions I Would Ask

William B. Bradshaw | Posted 07.24.2014 | Education
William B. Bradshaw

As the school year ends for all levels of education, I want to put forward one final quiz especially for our high school and college students to answer. If you do not know the answer to a question, just move quickly to the next one.

So, What Good Question Have You Asked Today?

Vicki Cobb | Posted 07.19.2014 | Education
Vicki Cobb

It seems that the answer-driven culture in schools, which has been conditioned by endless test-prep, has rubbed off on science teachers where the content should be approached by inquiry.

'Will You Try Again For a Girl?' And Other Equally Irritating Remarks!

Luckymothersofboys | Posted 07.13.2014 | Parents
Luckymothersofboys

I am the very lucky mother of three gorgeous boys and I could be sunning myself on my own luxury yacht in the Bahamas if I had a dollar for every time I have heard this question: "Will you try again for a girl?"

100 Questions Every Great Business Leader Should Ask

: Inc. | Leigh Buchanan | Posted 04.11.2014 | Small Business

There’s no Superman versus Iron Man face-off between questions and answers over which is the better tool for innovation. But if there were, ques...

The Surprising Power of Beautiful Questions

Scott Goodson | Posted 05.05.2014 | Business
Scott Goodson

Questioning -- or to be more specific, the art of asking "beautiful questions" -- is about living fully and opening your mind. In business, it is how the world's most breakthrough enterprises in the IT and tech industries start off.

5 Questions You Should Be Asking Yourself Every Day

Susie Moore | Posted 05.02.2014 | Healthy Living
Susie Moore

The answers are within us. We have everything we need to create the lives we want. An old proverb says, "The best time to plant a tree is 20 years ago. The second-best time is now." Get busy now sowing the seeds of the life you want to flourish over the coming years.