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Challenges

Learning The Art Of Surrender

Anne Naylor | Posted 09.05.2012 | Healthy Living
Anne Naylor

I know the beauty of surrender -- the surrender of releasing my concerns upwards and of surrendering up to the greatest good and guidance available for me. It looks like relaxing and being patient, not being inactive but following inspired action.

Step 1 in Solving Problems: Don't Go Looking for Them

Dafna Maor | Posted 09.01.2012 | Parents
Dafna Maor

What my experience has taught me, especially in the first year after Tal was diagnosed, is that things that used to seem like big problems simply aren't any more.

If Nothing Changes, Nothing Changes

Irene Tanner | Posted 08.26.2012 | Healthy Living
Irene Tanner

A little plaque with this message is attached to the frame of a photo of my darling doggie, Princess Yin (Yinnie to her intimates) to remind me that h...

How Facing Challenges Helped Me Build My Business

Cory Zacker | Posted 08.13.2012 | Education
Cory Zacker

When I meet a prospective tutor for the first time, I always ask myself, Would I want this person working with my son? If the answer is no, then he or she is not added to our roster. Trusting my mom gut is one of my greatest tools as a business owner.

What I Learned from Madeleine Albright

Women 2.0 | Posted 07.23.2012 | Women
Women 2.0

What we have come to clearly know now, Ms. Albright knew well back then: Self-promotion and asking for what you want and need are among the most essential keys to a woman's success.

PHOTOS: America's Largest Pizzas

The Daily Meal | Posted 05.19.2012 | Food
The Daily Meal

A well-done pizza rarely goes unnoticed. America is a country that seems to survive on three main food groups (pizza, hot dogs, and burgers), and each...

WATCH: I Have To Ask: What Is The Biggest Challenge You've Faced In Your Career?

Posted 03.09.2012 | Women

Microphone in hand, I set out to find the answer to one question that I just had to ask - what is the biggest challenge you've faced in your career? ...

If You Think Making Money Is Hard, Try a Nonprofit

Marty Zwilling | Posted 02.18.2012 | Small Business
Marty Zwilling

A common misconception I often hear in the start-up world is that nonprofits are easy and safe, since they don't have to pay taxes, and they don't have to make a profit for their shareholders. Exactly the opposite is true.

7 Simple Life Tips -- From Mexico's Huichol People

Brant Secunda and Mark Allen | Posted 01.04.2012 | Healthy Living
Brant Secunda and Mark Allen

The Huichol people don't wake up bummed that they have to work, or worried that they're overeating, or exhausted because they couldn't sleep. What's their secret? What can the Huichols teach us about balance?

Overcoming Obstacles With 'No Excuses'

Charles Scott | Posted 12.27.2011 | Healthy Living
Charles Scott

Would you take the risk of signing up for a marathon when you've never come close to running 26.2 miles before? Intimidating proposition for anyone, but imagine making this decision after losing much of your sight.

A Long Struggle Ahead For World's Newest Nation

AP | MAGGIE FICK | Posted 09.06.2011 | World

JUBA, Sudan — The people of South Sudan finally get their own country on Saturday, an emotional independence celebration few thought possible du...

Time to Scale Back

Frank A. Weil | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Frank A. Weil

The noise in the world all around us is rising and gives the feeling that a crescendo cannot be far off. And, that noise is coming from all quarters. ...

Frog 6 Guidance for 2010-2020

Robert David Steele | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Robert David Steele

From Virtual Secretary of Defense Purpose The purpose of this memorandum is to establish priorities for my strategic objectives through 2012 and p...

Does Life Always Conspire For Our Highest Good?

Dr. Judith Rich | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Dr. Judith Rich

You might think you know yourself. But I suspect, that like most people, you've kept your true identity a secret, not only to the larger world around you, but especially to you.

4 Steps For Turning Challenges Into Opportunities

Lauren Mackler | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Lauren Mackler

We're living through challenging times. But inherent in nearly all challenges are opportunities for renewal and transformation.

Davos Falls Short of Putting the Right Pressure on Banks

Brett King | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Brett King

The world normally watches the Davos World Economic Forum with significant interest, but I get the feeling that this week the event is facing lackluster performance.

Divorce Is Forever

Lissa Coffey | Posted 05.25.2011 | Style
Lissa Coffey

Marriage is a big risk. Divorce is another. Both take a commitment. It's a commitment to living life to its fullest, to being true to yourself, to doing what you feel is best, and to honoring the wisdom that you have gained through your experiences.

Meeting Challenges with Spirit

John Morton | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
John Morton

In the Spirit, we're always having a good time. Keep that in mind when challenges present themselves.

3 Roadblocks To Success And How To Get Around Them

Anne Naylor | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Anne Naylor

"People are always blaming their circumstances for what they are. I don't believe in circumstances. The people who get on in this world are the people...

Our New President

Quinn Bradlee | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Quinn Bradlee

As someone who lives with learning disabilities, Obama's ability to transcend stigma and bridge gaps in our society has made me feel part of the world.

Break Out of Your Comfort Zone

Karen Leland | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Karen Leland

"Do one thing every day that scares you"-- Eleanor Roosevelt. What does this motto mean in practice?

Partnering with God in Tough Times

John Morton | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
John Morton

Some years ago, I chose to take a vow of poverty and focus my life on being of service. I gave up my material concerns as I had known them. I no longer owned anything.

Sabathia and Obama -- High Hopes

Stephen C. Rose | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Stephen C. Rose

Sabathia must be the most expected person in baseball. And surely Barack is the most expected person period. In the world.

Resilience in the Recession: Seven Strategies to Free Yourself from Negative Thinking

Tamar Chansky | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Tamar Chansky

Adjusting to this new reality means appreciating that just because there's a crisis going on, you can't live in it all the time: in crisis mode there's nothing to do but get immobilized with dread.