iOS app Android app

Why

PURPOSE - beyond earning money!

Kristine Maudal & Even Fossen (Brainwells) | Posted 05.20.2016 | Business
Kristine Maudal & Even Fossen (Brainwells)

The most important assets of employees have evolved over the years - from muscles and speed to knowledge and the ability to adapt to rapid changes. ...

Design Driven Startups from the Heart

Soren Petersen | Posted 05.17.2016 | Business
Soren Petersen

Design and entrepreneurship are in vogue and enjoying a strong endorsement from both business and Venture Capitalists. The nexus of design, innovation...

Aborted? Why Not? Adopted? Why?

Kathryn Atkins | Posted 03.07.2016 | GPS for the Soul
Kathryn Atkins

Fact: Every person on this earth comes here by the same means. We are conceived, and we are born. If those two steps didn't happen, we wouldn't be he...

Design Philosophy -- Leading Creatives

Soren Petersen | Posted 02.29.2016 | Business
Soren Petersen

Managing creative professionals for breakthrough innovation requires finesse beyond traditional management since pressure, micro-management and extrin...

My Why

Kate Savage | Posted 02.24.2016 | Women
Kate Savage

I've been involved in a lot of mentoring events recently, and a question that keeps coming up is 'Why did you move into coaching?" So I'm going to talk openly and honestly -- as people who know me will tell you I'm prone to do -- about my "why."

Why I/We Hate Exercise (And How to Circumnavigate Our Reluctance)

Jane Simon, M.D. | Posted 01.15.2016 | Healthy Living
Read More: Exercise, Hate, Why, Circumnavigate, Year, Thoughts, Health, Improve, Naturally, Loom, Acquired, Apple, Watch, Part, Feedback, Progress, Humans, Always, Objective, Reporters, Assumed, Electronic, Device, Keep, Honest, First, Week, Together, Reports, Failed, Meet, Goal, Medley, Feelings, Flood, Brain, Notes, Symphony, Wonder, Need, Voice, Shape Up, Fight, Back, Perfect, Neglected, Give, Credit, Flight, Stairs, Time, Spent, Stretching, Mat, Arguing, Waste, Law, Inertia, Handy, Simply, Principle, States, Object, Remain, Rest, Force, Behavior, Body, Bodies, Motion, Effort, Work, Cope, Saboteurs, Myriad, Voices, Race, Positive, Constructive, Action, Wait, Late, Game, Rapid, Heart, Rate Exacerbated, Emphysema, Smoking, Emergency, Care, Saved, Physical, Therapy, Recognize, Value, Daily, Routine, Sabotaging, Messages, Difference, Eat, Temperature, Weather, Hot, Cold, Die, Start, 88 Year Old, Proves, Never, Discomfort, Knees, Days, Stretch, Triad, Flexibility, Strength, Balance, Muscle, Groups, Helpful, Think, Most, Important, Day, Grants, Hours, Living, Meditation, Moment, Repeat, Ordeal, Tedium, Set, Sites, Future, Imagining, Beautiful, Healthy, Benefit, Build, Consistency, Advantageous, Bursts, Extended, Workouts, Yogis, Long, Distance, Runners, Tools, Listening, Music, Distract, Rewards, Breakfast, Royal, Canadian, Air Force, Plans, Fitness, 1962, Gentle, 11, New York Times, 7 Minute, Valuable, Reference, Terms, Walking, Achieve, Engaging, Adl, Good, News, Choices, Best, Eliminate, Nothing, Discipline, Equals, Comfort, Pleasure, Lifespan, Medical, Procedures, Accurate, Afterward, Another, Anything, Anyway, Applied, Begins, Capitalizing, Cares, Climbed, Describe, Discordant, Discovered, Easier, Economical, Either, Else, Emanating, Equipment-Free, Erect, Few, Helped, Impede, Include, Incorporating, Infrequent, Intra-Psychic, Laughable, Lengthened, Minutes, Newton’S, Nitty-Gritty, Pain-Free, Performed, Provide, Put, Reluctance, Sadly, Saviors, Strenuous, Strident, Suffered, Swallowed, Through, Workup, Healthy Living News
Jane Simon, M.D.

This equation is simple:a few minutes of discipline equals hours of comfort, pleasure, a lengthened lifespan, and less time spent on medical procedures.

Because I Said So

Denise Geelhart | Posted 08.14.2015 | Parents
Denise Geelhart

My daughter is curious, willful, and wants to know why everything happens in the world. In fact, "why?" is her favorite question. We try to answer all her questions and will even follow-up by looking something up on the internet or reading her a book on the topic.

Jason Linkins

Bloomberg Politics Takes Us To The 'ScrumZone,' For Some Reason

HuffingtonPost.com | Jason Linkins | Posted 05.28.2015 | Politics

Thanks to Bloomberg Politics, I journeyed on Thursday to a new and terrible land. It is called "the ScrumZone." I am not entirely sure about what I sa...

Are You Asking the Right Questions?

Christine Marion-Jolicoeur | Posted 04.05.2015 | Parents
Christine Marion-Jolicoeur

When you're a parent you have to make lots of decisions. I haven't check the stats, but I'm guessing it's something like a million decisions every day and it can be exhausting! So it definitely helps to have short cuts to make things easier on yourself.

Figuring Out the Why

Jessica Kline | Posted 03.22.2015 | Healthy Living
Jessica Kline

Simon Sinek famously said: Every single person, every single organization on the planet knows what they do, 100 percent. Some know how they do it, wh...

Get Reconnected to Your Why

Shawn Tolleson | Posted 02.09.2015 | Healthy Living
Shawn Tolleson

Often, we spend so much time talking about strategy, that we neglect some of the fundamentals. So I'm going to spend a few minutes today talking about one of the most important things in your career, your motivation behind your goals, also known as your why.

The Expectations of Whys

Susie (Newday) Mayerfeld | Posted 12.15.2014 | Parents
Susie (Newday) Mayerfeld

Why is an accusing word. A word that is inherent criticism.After all, if everything was perfect, you wouldn't need to ask why. Have you ever heard anyone ask, "Why is the house so clean?" or "Why were the errands all run?" No. You haven't.

Win Clean: Know Your Why!

Scott Mercier | Posted 08.20.2014 | Healthy Living
Scott Mercier

In today's society, with our over-scheduled lives and the daily grind of life, it's sometimes difficult to find time to enjoy a quiet moment or to stop and smell the proverbial roses. It's even more challenging force ourselves to be honest with ourselves and ask this tough question: Why?

How Fear Gets In The Way Of Leadership

Brian Reich | Posted 03.04.2014 | TED Weekends
Brian Reich

2013-01-18-TEDplayvideo.jpgSure, there is no shortage of people who hold positions of power and authority, or who are put on a pedestal and proclaimed a leader - by the media, their supporters, or often themselves. But they aren't leaders. Actual leadership is in short supply.

Redefining Success: Getting to How and Why

Scott Steinberg | Posted 01.25.2014 | TED Weekends
Scott Steinberg

Contrary to popular belief, busy is not good in and of itself. Busy is only good from both professional and personal standpoints if you're working productively to achieve a meaningful goal, and one which justifies the time, effort and energy put towards this task.

The Secret To Getting Anyone To Do Anything For You Is ...

Dayna Steele | Posted 02.07.2014 | TED Weekends
Dayna Steele

2013-01-18-TEDplayvideo.jpgThe way you get people to do what you want, the way you get people to buy your product or use your service, the way you get people to follow your lead - it is all the same. You let these people know what is in it for them.

Why? How Great Leaders Inspire Action

Lloyd I. Sederer, MD | Posted 02.05.2014 | TED Weekends
Lloyd I. Sederer, MD

2013-01-18-TEDplayvideo.jpgWe are too often programmed to start with "the what and the how" -- the service or product and the way it does its thing -- and omit the greater value of it all.

Killing Kids' Questions: Critical Thinking OR Critical of Thinking

Kevin Walsh | Posted 01.23.2014 | Parents
Kevin Walsh

Nature or nurture? Do we, by default, stop asking questions as we get older? Or are those questions driven from our minds by parents and teachers -- like rats from a sinking ship, locusts from Egypt or any other pestilential metaphor near at hand?

Why Do You Do What You Do?

John Murphy | Posted 11.06.2013 | Business
John Murphy

We all get so busy caught up in what we do every day, that we don't give the time to really reflect on why we do it!

The Importance of Why

Laurel Schwartz | Posted 09.15.2013 | Impact
Laurel Schwartz

Now that the Common Core State Standards require students to make claims and support them with evidence, my students have to learn how to ask and answer more complex questions. This is challenging for both students and teachers.

Passion, Purpose and Clarity Unpacked

Peter Walters | Posted 05.01.2013 | Impact
Peter Walters

When considering a career path, I'm sure you've been told to"follow your passion," right? If you're doing something that inspires and motivates you more than anything else, it's probably a good road to be on. But this question likely has left you wondering: what is my passion...?

The Most Annoying Question All Kids Ask -- And How To Answer It

Betsy Brown Braun | Posted 03.11.2013 | Parents
Betsy Brown Braun

And what you can do about it.

WHY?'s Yoni Wolf Has the Strength of an Approaching Asteroid

Stereo IQ | Posted 01.19.2013 | Entertainment
Stereo IQ

Yoni Wolf takes a step back to tackle life's disappointments with a newfound sense of appreciation for the graveness of it all, contrasting the tone of his previous albums, yet he hasn't lost his trademark sense for clever wordplay and underhanded irony.

How To Win A Negotiation

Art Markman, Ph.D. | Posted 09.30.2011 | Healthy Living
Art Markman, Ph.D.

It appears that it is hard to be persuasive when negotiating. People enter negotiations knowing that the other party is an adversary. Each side wants to get the best deal, and so they treat every piece of information given by the other party with skepticism.

Is Why Worth Asking? Whom Do We Ask?

John Backman | Posted 05.25.2011 | Religion
John Backman

Job did not get a straight answer to why then. I cannot imagine why we would get one now. So what are we left with? If faith cannot answer the cry of the heart, what good is it?