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Thoreau is Alive (and Crankier Than Ever) on His 200th Birthday

Peter Mandel | Posted 01.30.2017 | Books
Peter Mandel

In a recent piece in the Book Review section of The New York Times ("Celebrating Two Centuries of Thoreau") John Williams reminds us that "if the air ...

Timing Your Day to Greater Advantage

Don Joseph Goewey | Posted 01.11.2017 | Business
Don Joseph Goewey

A number of studies have pinpointed the best times for achieving the best results as we work to succeed at life. Here what researchers have found. YO...

Time

Stanley Ely | Posted 12.26.2016 | Fifty
Stanley Ely

Around your 55th birthday, you begin to hear the warning: "Old age is not for sissies." Then, in case you weren't listening, the chorus picks it up a...

This Is How To Slow Down Time

Diana M. Raab | Posted 12.19.2016 | Fifty
Diana M. Raab

It is a well-known phenomenon that as we get older, time seems to move more quickly, and nobody feels this more intensely than baby boomers, especially around the holidays.

How Obama's New Overtime Rule Could Affect Your Small Business

John Rampton | Posted 12.13.2016 | Business
John Rampton

Most of us aren't crazy about working overtime - especially when we're not being paid for it. President Obama's new overtime rule will make some changes in the way workers are paid that may correct that problem for at least some workers.

"It's Chloe Time"

Jerry Zezima | Posted 12.09.2016 | Comedy
Jerry Zezima

By Jerry Zezima I live in a different time zone than everybody else -- right now it is 8:49 a.m., Eastern time, 5:49 on the West Coast and 12:27 on M...

Got A Zeptosecond? Scientists Just Measured The Shortest Unit Of Time Ever

The Huffington Post | Ed Mazza | Posted 11.16.2016 | Science

A millisecond is a thousandth of a second, and a nanosecond is a billionth of a second, but there’s another measurement of time that makes both of t...

Time's Latest Cover Nails How We All Feel About The Election

The Huffington Post | Rebecca Shapiro | Posted 11.04.2016 | Media

The editors at Time magazine would like to remind its readers that the election is only a few days away. The latest @TIME cover; as @brianstelter no...

How We're Endangering our Kids' Imaginations

Melissa Bernstein | Posted 11.02.2016 | Parents
Melissa Bernstein

The American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) recently released its updated guidelines for children's media use. The recommendations reflect what I thi...

The Hour

Mitch Rosenzweig | Posted 10.24.2016 | GPS for the Soul
Mitch Rosenzweig

There was this hole. Not unexpected but still a vacancy on what was a busy day. I had not seen the client for weeks so I pulled up the chart, and refr...

How To Be Timeless Right This Minute

Deepak Chopra | Posted 10.10.2016 | GPS for the Soul
Deepak Chopra

By Deepak Chopra, MD For most people, the two words "timeless" and "eternal" seem roughly the same. They spell the end of clock time, and for many...

Time Management: It's NOT About Time

Jamie Cornell | Posted 10.10.2016 | Business
Jamie Cornell

I'm often facilitating a group class or meeting with a coaching client when the beautiful topic of "Time Management" comes up. It came up just last week: A group had the same set of questions and wanted answers.

How To Deal With Your Whole Lotta Nothing

Deirdre Maloney | Posted 10.07.2016 | GPS for the Soul
Deirdre Maloney

So embrace the intermission as best you can. Use it. Know that the new act will begin. Get yourself ready.

Identity In A Hall Of Mirrors

Jane Simon, M.D. | Posted 10.07.2016 | GPS for the Soul
Jane Simon, M.D.

To the extent that we are mirrored, encouraged and acknowledged for our achievements and our creative pursuits, we are unified within ourselves. To the degree that we are perceived through a distorted mirror, we are torn asunder and may search for approval at a cost to our real self and creativity.

The Parallel Universe Theory: Science or Science Fiction?

Quora | Posted 10.05.2016 | Science
Quora

What is the parallel universe theory and is it true? originally appeared on Quora - the knowledge sharing network where compelling questions are answe...

How to Make More Money in Less Time

John Rampton | Posted 09.22.2016 | Business
John Rampton

Making more money in less time is the dream of every entrepreneur. It is common to track and analyze a wide variety of key performance indicators that affect profit over time, but ironically time is often not one of them. Do you know how you spend your hours and how well they are spent? Where do you achieve the most or make the highest profit per hour? Chances are, you could do more in less time

Science, Signs and the History of Time!

Ajay Chaturvedi | Posted 09.20.2016 | World
Ajay Chaturvedi

Ajay Chaturvedi is the founder of HarVa, that among other things is also the first BPO set up in rural India which employs only women and author of th...

A Quick and Dirty Way to Make a Work Schedule or Revamp Your Exisiting One

John Rampton | Posted 09.19.2016 | Business
John Rampton

Learning how to manage and control your time is integral to success. And if we're being honest, time management is really about making smart choices and accepting that there are only so many hours in a day. 

Aging Faithfully At 24

Rob Lee | Posted 09.13.2016 | Religion
Rob Lee

Though it may not seem like much, this week I turn 24 years old. I don't claim to be old in any sense of the word, but I do mourn the passage of time. There is something dangerously real about the revolution around the sun, something that should be remembered and returned to every time we reach a milestone: time is the fire in which we all burn (to borrow from the poet Delmore Schwartz).

Why Time Slows Down When You're Traveling

Science of Us | Posted 09.09.2016 | Healthy Living
Science of Us

The author in Miyajima, Japan. (Photo: Jack Cheng) By Drake Baer Two weeks in Japan is a hell of a trip: burn your tongue on octopus-filled pancake ...

A Tale of Two Highways

Dan Turello | Posted 09.07.2016 | Travel
Dan Turello

One week, two major roadway systems, bear paws on my car, a cabin in the woods, I saw stars and flickering fireflies, surrounded by long-legged spider...

A Time Meditation~ Ireland

Mimo Khair | Posted 08.19.2016 | Travel
Mimo Khair

Ireland is one of those places on earth where time plays by its own rules. It can not be confined to any human rules and it waxes and wanes as it sees fit. As soon as I set foot on this magical emerald Isle, my wonders about time, space, movement and change began brewing.

The Politics of Academic Space

Gary A. Olson | Posted 08.16.2016 | College
Gary A. Olson

When I began my academic career at a historic Southern university, I recall being led to my new faculty office. My jaw dropped as I entered a spacious...

Our Curative Breath

Jane Simon, M.D. | Posted 08.09.2016 | GPS for the Soul
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Jane Simon, M.D.

We can wake ourselves up by increasing our oxygen level by breathing deeply. Or conversely, we can put ourselves to sleep with a kind of meditation of shallow breathing, and repeating silently the words to the rhythmic "in" and "out" like a mantra.

What We Can Learn From Luck

Jane Simon, M.D. | Posted 07.27.2016 | GPS for the Soul
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Jane Simon, M.D.

Conclusion: Considering the subject of luck can help us appreciate the moment and increase our compassion toward people who are less fortunate.