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10 Unconventional Ways to Use Writing to Help Your Business

Laura Probert, MPT | Posted 09.11.2015 | Business
Laura Probert, MPT

Next time you write or blog, think about these more unconventional ways to make your writing come alive to help support your business:

The Most Powerful Way to Alleviate Suffering

Laura DiMinno | Posted 09.09.2015 | GPS for the Soul
Laura DiMinno

(Photo credit: Peter J. Hughes) Do you know someone who's experienced a sudden loss? A child who is struggling with the cruel behavior of other kid...

In Search of the Feminine

Jennifer Howell | Posted 09.09.2015 | Arts
Jennifer Howell

A dear friend recently took me to a women's workshop on connecting to the sacred feminine. To say it was an eye opening experience would be a gross understatement. Three of the most vulnerable and uncomfortable hours of my life later, I left wide-eyed and contemplative.

Do You 'Pull' on Others for Love, Attention or Approval?

Margaret Paul, Ph.D. | Posted 09.09.2015 | GPS for the Soul
Margaret Paul, Ph.D.

A friend of mine asked me the following question: "How would you describe 'pulling' to someone? I know when I feel pulled at, and I know when I'm pull...

Wanting to Leave Is Enough

Caroline Garnet McGraw | Posted 09.08.2015 | Women
Caroline Garnet McGraw

If you're unhappy, your discontent is not something to ignore or stuff down in shame. Rather, it's something to face head-on and work to change. And sometimes, changing means leaving. Not everyone will understand this, and that's okay. You don't need a group consensus. You just need to trust your truest truth.

Invest In Your Beauty

Amy Crumpton | Posted 09.08.2015 | Healthy Living
Amy Crumpton

I began investing my time, money, and energy healing the inside. As my inner self grew stronger, I came to understand I was enough on the outside, too.

The Power of a Compliment: Deflating Autopilot

Robyn Shulman | Posted 09.09.2015 | Healthy Living
Robyn Shulman

We can break out of the autopilot type of gliding and begin living with awareness. However, we must choose to do so. And it is not easy. It takes a great deal to make the conscious choice to become aware of all things around us, even in the most trying of circumstances.

Your Own Kind of You

20 Beautiful Women | Posted 09.08.2015 | Healthy Living
20 Beautiful Women

When someone asks you who you are, what do you tell them? I am not asking about the fluff you place in your online dating ads, or the bare minimum characteristics you tell about yourself during a job interview. I am asking about the real you!

9 Lies We Tell Ourselves That Sabotage Your Success

Tyler C Beaty | Posted 09.08.2015 | Business
Tyler C Beaty

We know that the right thing to do is to be honest and not to tell lies to others. And we know the ramifications of getting caught when we do lie.

Self Awareness: Key to Sustainable Leadership

Bill George | Posted 09.09.2015 | Business
Bill George

After in-depth interviews with 170 world leaders and classroom discussions with 6,000 executives and MBAs in Authentic Leadership Development (ALD) at Harvard Business School, we've learned three essential steps to building your self-awareness.

Discovering That Grace Is More Powerful Than Glory

Christine Carter | Posted 09.06.2015 | Fifty
Christine Carter

They say that as you age, you slow down. Your metabolism burns those calories with less zeal, your stamina exhausts much quicker, and your muscles can't handle the weight they once could.

Shakespeare's Secret Legacy

Paul Hunting | Posted 09.04.2015 | Books
Paul Hunting

For thousands upon thousands of years great sages, masters, seers, prophets and teachers have been attempting to convey to us the ultimate truth about who we really are, where we come from and why we're here on this planet. Yet, to most people, it still remains a mystery.

10+ Ways to Celebrate YOUR Story

Susan Vernicek | Posted 09.04.2015 | Small Business
Susan Vernicek

Reflect back to the last 10 years of your life and write down all that has happened during each of those years; review what you have written and come up with a theme for those experiences. Okay, you don't HAVE to come up with themes, but I think it's a fun experiment.

Came and Went: A Dispatch From the Dating Trenches

Josh Sabarra | Posted 09.04.2015 | Gay Voices
Josh Sabarra

Apparently, Sean had one thing on his mind, and it wasn't a subject with any emotional substance. After all, our courtship was just 24 hours old, and he already wanted to have phone sex.

7 Critical Lessons About Emotions That Make Pixar's Inside Out a Must See for All Ages

Laura Jack | Posted 09.04.2015 | Healthy Living
Laura Jack

Even now, days later, I find myself considering Riley and her emotions. I think about the end of the movie when she finally opened up to her parents about how she felt. Instead of her parents simply telling her to be happy -- what most of us are told -- they said they feel the same way.

Wayne Dyer: The Passing of a Self-Help Master

Kathy Gottberg | Posted 09.03.2015 | Healthy Living
Kathy Gottberg

I never met Wayne Dyer in person. Although I heard him speak live several times, read many of his books and listened to dozens of his audio presentations, I only knew him from his work. But what a powerful legacy he leaves behind.

Positive Self-Image and Healthy Eating Wins

Margaret Marshall | Posted 09.02.2015 | Healthy Living
Margaret Marshall

When you eat well, you live well. When you eat healthy, you are healthy; when you nourish your body, you nourish your mind:

It's Time to Stop Shaming Those Who Struggle With Mental Illness -- Their Pain Hurts Them a Lot More Than It Hurts You

Lauren Rabin | Posted 09.01.2015 | Healthy Living
Lauren Rabin

I've found, now, that my greatest strength has come from embracing the intensity of my emotions and understanding where they come from. I understand, not only my own pain but the obligation that I have to the patients we serve. We cannot abandon them like so many of the people in their lives.

Why Working Moms Should Do Less So They Can Have it All

Laura Probert, MPT | Posted 08.31.2015 | Parents
Laura Probert, MPT

I'm reshaping my thoughts, beliefs and actions to create health, happiness, harmony and joy for myself and my family. I know I can have it all, but I can have it all and stay healthy and happy too.

Self Worth

Nate Zubal | Posted 08.28.2015 | Healthy Living
Nate Zubal

I recently read an interview with comedian-of-the-moment, Amy Schumer, in which her genius way of turning insecurity into comic fodder shed some light...

If I Don't Learn to Love Myself

Ayana Malaika Crichlow | Posted 08.28.2015 | Black Voices
Ayana Malaika Crichlow

I wrote this over a year ago and when I read it, it pulls me back there, back to the place of not loving most things about my physical self, because you are not what the world considers beautiful; you are not the standard.

Future Lawyers Should Be Screened and Trained for Empathy

Mark Baer | Posted 08.27.2015 | Divorce
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Mark Baer

Law schools must begin recognizing the damage that is being caused to interpersonal relationships and our overall society, due to the low EQ levels of those involved in the field of law and make a concerted effort to address this extremely serious problem.

If You Feel Like You're Not Good Enough, You're Not Alone

Quora | Posted 08.27.2015 | GPS for the Soul

I urge you to make peace with that feeling, because for most people, it never goes away; and I'm talking about the people who are the best in the field. It never goes away for them. Most of them don't feel like the best in the field.

Leave Twisted Mirrors in the Funhouse: Love Yourself As You Are -- Beautiful

Mary Buchan | Posted 08.26.2015 | Women
Mary Buchan

Photo Courtesy I thought I knew what was in store when my friends and I entered the funhouse at the Ohio State Fair: a collection ...

Self-Help: Where's the Harm?

Amanda Spencer | Posted 08.26.2015 | GPS for the Soul
Amanda Spencer

Self-Help or Self-Harm? Over the last number years, with the advent of self-help publications, blogs, seminars, TV shows on every feed, in the media,...