iOS app Android app


Help! I Hate My Boss!

Gerard Kersey | Posted 10.04.2016 | Business
Gerard Kersey

How many times have you heard this? How many times have you said this? I know I have heard and said this many times. Actually a great number of people feel this way at some point in their professional career. From my personal experience and from the individuals I have spoken to it comes down to two reasons.

10 Things That Are Ruining Your Eyesight

The Active Times | Posted 09.13.2016 | Healthy Living
The Active Times

According to the American Academy of Ophthalmology, nearly one million eye infections that require a visit to the doctor or hospital happen each year ...

Is Your Business Confused?

MaryEllen Tribby | Posted 09.06.2016 | Business
MaryEllen Tribby

By MaryEllen Tribby Many entrepreneurs and small business owners make the mistake of not taking the time to craft a mission statement. They think it'...

8 Things To Know Before You Get Lasik | Posted 08.29.2016 | Healthy Living

But if you're considering Lasik, you probably have some questions like, "Will I be laid up for days?" "Will it hurt?" And: "What are the odds it'll work?" Before you go under the laser, here are a few things you should know.

What Makes a Good Leader? Why Trump Gets a Thumbs Down

Reiner Lomb | Posted 08.22.2016 | Politics
Reiner Lomb

I am deeply concerned about the upcoming presidential election given the scale and complexity of the challenges facing our country and the wider world. Issues such as climate change, global terror, gun violence, the refugee crisis, and the growing social and economic divide, have led to a very negative public mood in the United States.

Build Your Creative Office Space

Sophie Andrews | Posted 08.11.2016 | Business
Sophie Andrews

There are few things in life that can suck the creative energy right out of you quite like that of a drab and boring office space. Homogenous rows of cubicles completely devoid of personality might be the worst, but generic beige walls and bland carpets are horribly oppressive in their own right.

A Sorry Sight: Contemporary Culture Causing Vision Epidemic

Paul Spector, M.D. | Posted 08.08.2016 | Healthy Living
Paul Spector, M.D.

This is both good news and bad. It costs nothing to address most of these things and requires no doctor, therapist or trainer. But natural behaviors like moving or going outdoors do not come naturally to a culture conditioned to medicate its way to health.

How Do Our Brains Process Another Person's Gaze?

Quora | Posted 08.02.2016 | Science

How do we know when someone is looking at us? originally appeared on Quora - the knowledge sharing network where compelling questions are answered by ...

These Mice Watched A Classic Orson Welles Film For Science

The Huffington Post | Bahar Gholipour | Posted 07.15.2016 | Science

Orson Welles probably never thought some viewers of his masterpiece “Touch of Evil” would be mice. These classic film-viewing rodents belong to t...

World's Only Flying Eye Hospital Provides Eye Care To Those In Need

The Huffington Post | Madeline Diamond | Posted 07.08.2016 | Travel

The nonprofit Orbis International is using an unconventional method to deliver eye care ― a rehabbed cargo plane. The Flying Eye Hospital, a program...

Four Clever Ways To Get Free Or Discounted Lasik Eye Surgery

Clair Jones | Posted 06.22.2016 | Healthy Living
Clair Jones

Lasik can be expensive, but it doesn't have to break the bank. For me, it has been worth every penny I paid -- but I definitely wish I had looked deeper into my financial options before taking the plunge.

Here's Why Most Of Us Don't Draw Faces Any Better Than Kids Do

The Huffington Post | Bahar Gholipour | Posted 06.20.2016 | Science

Faces are everywhere. You see them pretty much every day for pretty much your entire life. Yet if you were to draw a human face, chances are that you ...

New Report Finds China's Optical Industry Is Creating Blurry Future For World's Most Populous Nation

Maureen Cavanagh | Posted 06.16.2016 | Healthy Living
Maureen Cavanagh

The China Center for Health Development report is a signal that the country's optical industry must improve its quality and professional standards in order to address a vision problem within its population that is expected only to continue growing.

Vote For You: A Commencement Address for Graduating to the Next Level of Your Work and Life

Tara-Nicholle Nelson | Posted 06.14.2016 | Women
Tara-Nicholle Nelson

Last week, I had the great honor of delivering the Commencement Address at one of my alma maters: California State University Bakersfield, where I did...

5 Ways to Keep Your Eyes Healthy this Summer

Dave Austin | Posted 06.09.2016 | Fifty
Dave Austin

June is National Cataracts Awareness Month, so there's no time like the present to take the steps necessary to ensure proper vision health. All too of...

Career Woman to Caregiver

Shanna B. Van Ness | Posted 06.09.2016 | Women
Shanna B. Van Ness

As I sat at my desk October 23rd, 2015 I began to devise a plan to off-board my managerial position at a large public serving institution I realized t...

So You Want to Be a Great Leader

Dana W. White | Posted 06.07.2016 | Business
Dana W. White

Fantastic! The world has never needed great leaders more than right now. With the presidential contest in full swing, most Americans are bemoaning their options in November. But this election offers an opportunity for us to truly examine what it means to be a great leader.

What's Your Leadership Style? 3 Questions to Ask

Nozomi Morgan | Posted 05.27.2016 | Business
Nozomi Morgan

Do you want to be an inspiring leader, but are afraid of becoming an obnoxious boss? Many of the professional women I speak with tell me they feel they are ready to become better leaders, but they don't know where to start.

The Earth Manifesto -- A Collective Vision For The Future

Karin Volo | Posted 05.20.2016 | Impact
Karin Volo

We, the people, have a shared vision and intention for our beautiful planet....

In The Absence of a Destination for Your Small Business...

​Jackie Nagel | Posted 05.17.2016 | Business
​Jackie Nagel

I live in Los Angeles. No one, I mean no one gets into their car without a clearly defined purpose, destination, and directions - or at a minimum, Goo...

Africa's Female Entrepreneurs Part II: Josephine Takundwa, Award-Winning Leader in Energy

O'Brien Browne | Posted 05.17.2016 | Business
O'Brien Browne

I continue this exciting series with the dynamic Josephine Takundwa, founder and CEO of Earthlink Technologies headquartered in Harare, Zimbabwe.

4 Business Lessons From Last Comic Standing

Tova Payne | Posted 05.10.2016 | Business
Tova Payne

A good comedian gets the crowd roaring by daring to speak the truth. It brings a relief to the audience, a sense of "Finally--somebody has the guts to say this."

So, What Does a Creative Director Do?

Janet Odgis | Posted 05.10.2016 | Business
Janet Odgis

When the AMC show Mad Men became a smash hit, it made millions of people aware of the creative director's importance. Every week for seven seasons, Don Draper convinced skeptical clients to follow his creative vision for their products.

Accessible Internet, Communication, and Technology (ICT) - Bottom-line, Accessibility Benefits Everyone

Debra Ruh | Posted 05.05.2016 | Impact
Debra Ruh

Universal accessibility in the Information, Communication and Technology (ICT) sector holds unparalleled promise and opportunity for people with disab...

The Fascinating Question: How Do You Pray?

Celeste Yacoboni | Posted 04.20.2016 | Religion
Celeste Yacoboni

As a practitioner of healing arts and the creator of an anthology of spiritual writings, it's my joy to encourage people to contemplate and share their own journeys.