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Thinking Outside the Box

Thinking Outside the Box

Jane Simon, M.D. | Posted 11.30.2015 | Healthy Living
Jane Simon, M.D.

Daily life offers many opportunities to think outside the box. On board a jet plane, the flight attendant instructs, "Look for the nearest exit and ke...

Designing an Outdoor Kitchen: 5 Steps to Thinking Outside the Box

Alla Kazovsky | Posted 08.27.2015 | HuffPost Home
Alla Kazovsky

My friends reached out to me last-minute; they were starting a project in the backyard -- installing an outdoor kitchen and a new hardscape. When we met, I knew that what they were about to do was not going to be much of an improvement; it lacked clarity, was way too obvious.

Coloring Outside the Lines

Hans Hickler | Posted 05.15.2015 | Business
Hans Hickler

I had dinner with my brother and his family the other day. At the restaurant, his son the kindergartner, is coloring with crayons. He is trying like crazy to color inside the lines, his tongue is sticking out with maximum concentration.

Do Nonprofits Need to Think Outside the Box?

Joseph Amodeo | Posted 07.22.2014 | Impact
Joseph Amodeo

Do nonprofits need to think outside the box? Is there even a box anymore? Through my own experience, the answer to both of these questions is yes.

Gregory Beyer

Wisdom Isn't What You Think It Is, And It Doesn't Always Come With Age | Gregory Beyer | Posted 05.14.2014 | Religion

Wisdom is high on the list of personal qualities we prize. Yet even though most of us recognize that being wise is entirely different from other marke...

Two Reasons Why Millennials Are Uniquely Positioned to Spur Positive Social Change Worldwide

Monica Gray | Posted 02.09.2014 | Politics
Monica Gray

Millennials are a highly collaborative, innovative generation. This, in turn, makes them uniquely well-positioned to work across party lines to reach outside-the-box bipartisan solutions.

Lessons From My Father: Thinking Like an Entrepreneur in Everyday Life

Tarun Wadhwa | Posted 08.15.2013 | Business
Tarun Wadhwa

My father would always push me to ask for things -- even, and especially, when I was completely embarrassed and afraid to. As a kid, I cringed whenever he did this -- I hated it. But as an adult, I'm thankful he showed me value of getting out of my comfort zone.

Want to Innovate? Break Your Routine.

XPRIZE | Posted 05.19.2013 | Business

By Matt Hudson Matt Hudson, PhD is a chemical engineer working for Shell Aviation Technology who recently interned at the X PRIZE Foundation through S...

Got Doubt?

Ira Israel | Posted 02.09.2013 | Education
Ira Israel

Our educational system evolved to produce workers; it was not devised to facilitate genius or what we consider to be "outside the box" thinking. Our educational system is the box.

Thinking Outside the Box

Isha Judd | Posted 07.23.2011 | Healthy Living
Isha Judd

Are you a rigidly structured person? Do you feel trapped within your own ideas, as if you were in a box? If so, the big question is, are you ready to change?

Do You Live in a Box?

Lisa Guest | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Lisa Guest

I have a persecution complex. I'm afraid of speaking my truth. I don't believe in mainstream. I'm not impressed with fluff or fun or fanfare.