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Reflections on YouTube Star Superwoman's World Tour

Aamir Hussain | Posted 07.20.2015 | Entertainment
Aamir Hussain

Part rock concert, part comedy routine, and part motivational speech, Lilly Singh's show "A Trip To Unicorn Island" was an absolute blast.

Hanging Up the Cape: Letting Go of the Superwoman Role

Janet M. Neal | Posted 07.09.2015 | Women
Janet M. Neal

As a reformed Superwoman, I am living proof that not only is this Superwoman model an unsustainable one, but one that can only lead to burnout, frustration and mountains of guilt. It's time for a new model.

Unexpected Cure for 3 A.M. Anxiety

Millie Grenough | Posted 06.30.2015 | GPS for the Soul
Millie Grenough

One of those crazy mornings. Awake at 3 a.m., thunderstorm outside, mind thrashing with things I must do today... and tomorrow... and the next day.....

What's Wrong With Being Yourself?

Janet M. Neal | Posted 05.12.2015 | Fifty
Janet M. Neal

I am a 60-year-old woman with silver (I prefer that term) hair. And I'm darn proud of it. What is the problem with embracing your age and stage? Why do we need to feel or look like something other than what and where we are in life?

Protect Your Brand

Shanna B. Van Ness | Posted 05.18.2015 | Women
Shanna B. Van Ness

Protecting your brand is extremely important. Key aspects to consider as tips to protect your brand are to manage your time, value the time of others, balance personal and professional commitments and rid yourself of the Superwoman complex.

You Go Girl

Rumni Saha | Posted 05.10.2015 | Women
Rumni Saha

In honor of International Women's Day, let's celebrate womanhood. Let's live, love and laugh like there is no tomorrow!

Live Your Best Life By Removing The Superwoman Cape

Dr. Tiffany D. Sanders | Posted 04.22.2015 | Healthy Living
Dr. Tiffany D. Sanders

People with this syndrome have an irrational belief that puts an extraordinary amount of pressure on women to look beautiful, stay in shape, take care of the home, solve and fix everyone's problems while succeeding at work. Truthfully, this woman is fictional.

The Art of Receiving

Mary Pritchard | Posted 03.07.2015 | Women
Mary Pritchard

I think, as women, that receiving is sometimes foreign territory for us. We give, give, and give some more. But taking? Receiving? Isn't that selfish? No. It's survival. Hear me out.

Maiden, Mother, Bitch

Mary Pritchard | Posted 02.06.2015 | Women
Mary Pritchard

Women in my generation have many more opportunities than our mothers did. We can choose to play out a different role, roles that our mothers never dreamed possible.

Is This Your Year to Be Superman or Superwoman?

Larry Schwimmer | Posted 11.12.2014 | Healthy Living
Larry Schwimmer

When you think of what this radical change looks like, imagine Clark Kent changing into Superman, David Bannister turning into the Incredible Hulk, Eliza Dolittle becoming My Fair Lady; or, even the fictional person who meta-morphs into the Wolfman!

Climbing the Corporate Ladder... and Falling Down

Kristine Maudal & Even Fossen (Brainwells) | Posted 09.01.2014 | Business
Kristine Maudal & Even Fossen (Brainwells)

There have been a few moments in my life, beautiful moments, where someone I've met tells me that what we talked about once, totally transformed their...

Trying To Be Super-Woman

Marcia Ayacaba | Posted 04.26.2014 | Small Business
Marcia Ayacaba

A few years back I realized how futile my attempts at being a super-woman were. I never tried to dodge bullets or jump from the roof and fly (even thought flying would have been a practical super-power to have...). But I did try to be mentally & emotionally indestructible.

How to Stop Sweating the Small Stuff and Find More Peace in Your Life

Mary Pritchard | Posted 07.30.2013 | Healthy Living
Mary Pritchard

For several years now, I have been trapped by the SuperWoman Syndrome. Like many other women, I thought I had to be all, do all, or I would be nothing. Needed something done? Feel free to pile it right on my plate. Sleep? Ha! It's overrated anyway.

Out with the Old... In With the New You!

Karen S. Exkorn | Posted 01.02.2013 | Fifty
Karen S. Exkorn

For those of you who don't know, unlike the Bucket List, the F**ket List is that list of things that you really, truly want to do and you want to make happen now, (as opposed to waiting until you're way too old).

23 Illusions Shattered By Age

Carol Orsborn | Posted 02.10.2013 | Fifty
Carol Orsborn

The illusion of immortality was but the first of many illusions dispelled by the transit into and ultimately through midlife. On this, the far side of midlife, the deconstruction of illusions has only accelerated.