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US vs. UK: Business Meetings Aren't That Different... Right?

Barry Whyte | Posted 11.23.2014 | Business
Barry Whyte

With the exception of royalty, spelling and humour (humor), most Brits and Americans like to think of their countries as culturally rather similar. You would be forgiven for thinking this is most obvious in the globalized world of business.

Real Reason You Get Attracted to People Who Are So Different

Linda Bloom LCSW and Charlie Bloom MSW | Posted 11.11.2014 | Healthy Living
Linda Bloom LCSW and Charlie Bloom MSW

The ability to recognize the positive contribution that one's partner makes to the needs of the relationship, rather than holding the perspective that they are the cause of the "problem" is the core variable that determines whether the couple is headed for disaster or for mutual fulfillment.

How Differing Opinions Can Help You and Your Business

Marilyn Tam | Posted 12.15.2014 | Healthy Living
Marilyn Tam

Knowing that we should welcome conflicting opinions is different from actually doing so. Here are five steps to help when you are faced with differing perspectives.

'It's OK to be different': Sports Illustrated'sSportsKid of the Year Nominee Overcomes Challenges

KidsInTheHouse.com | Posted 12.10.2014 | Good News
KidsInTheHouse.com

While Ezra's differences have never stopped him from pursuing his dreams, the strength he's had to demonstrate throughout his young life is apparent.

She Stands Alone

Marcia Liss | Posted 11.09.2014 | Comedy
Marcia Liss

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Differences Aren't Inherently Problematic

Linda Bloom LCSW and Charlie Bloom MSW | Posted 06.24.2014 | Healthy Living
Linda Bloom LCSW and Charlie Bloom MSW

Differences can be used as a means of creating greater awareness, appreciation and understanding of each other's unique perspectives. It is, after all, our differences more than our similarities that attracted us to each other in the first place.

What it Means to Be Financially Disadvantaged in College

Audrey Cheng | Posted 04.15.2014 | College
Audrey Cheng

As a college student with almost full-financial aid, I work four jobs to pay for my tuition, housing and other activities. And I love it.

An Open Letter to Cyberbullies

Mark Weinstein | Posted 01.23.2014 | Technology
Mark Weinstein

You, the faceless one, who hides behind empty words. You, the unhappy one, spreading your misery through harassment and humiliation. You, the angry one, trying to feel powerful by intimidating others with your hate. I refuse to let you hurt me.

Dick Martin's Three Steps To Becoming A Better Business Leader

Joey Katona | Posted 11.16.2013 | Impact
Joey Katona

In addition to all the unconscious biases that divide us, we are born with a powerful instinct that can bridge differences. That instinct is empathy.

Are You Just Fighting or Engaging in 'Conscious Combat'?

Linda Bloom LCSW and Charlie Bloom MSW | Posted 08.05.2013 | Healthy Living
Linda Bloom LCSW and Charlie Bloom MSW

It's not just the exposure of our partner's imperfections that we need all that patience to accept and live with, it's the exposure of our own imperfect aspects that get illuminated in reaction to them that leave us shame-faced and embarrassed.

Move Past An Argument -- Quickly

Linda Bloom LCSW and Charlie Bloom MSW | Posted 07.12.2013 | Healthy Living
Linda Bloom LCSW and Charlie Bloom MSW

The next best thing to preventing conflict is having the skills to manage differences effectively. Most of us don't come into marriage with highly developed conflict-management skills, but these abilities can be cultivated through practice on the job.

On Learning Entitlement or the Seminar That Changed Me

Gina Athena Ulysse | Posted 01.28.2013 | Media
Gina Athena Ulysse

The goal of the seminar was to impart those under-represented in the media with skills that encouraged them to become contributors and in the process move the dial to diversify public debate.

WATCH: Signs That A Relationship Will Last, From Dr. Sue Johnson

Posted 08.21.2013 | MarloThomas

Will your relationship persevere? Relationship expert Dr. Sue Johnson spoke about the signs of a lasting relationship when she met with me on a recent...

Jain or Hindu? Finding a Distinct Religious Identity in a Multi-Faith Society

Nikhil Bumb | Posted 05.25.2011 | Religion
Nikhil Bumb

When I meet people who have not heard of Jainism, or who assume it is an obscure branch of Hinduism, it frustrates me. Honestly though, until a few years ago, I barely knew the difference myself.

Breakups and Broken Hearts

Jim Selman | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Jim Selman

Here are some basic ideas that I have found to be useful when coaching people to 'be complete' with a sudden breakup and all the emotion and sense of loss accompanying it.

5 Reasons Why Women Love 'Men of A Certain Age'

Dr. Irene S. Levine | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Dr. Irene S. Levine

A groundbreaking dramedy explores the bonds of late-middle-age male friendships. What women love most about this show is that we finally get a glimpse of male friendships that resemble our own!

Meet My Valentine: Play the Game!

www.mochiads.com | MochiAds | Posted 05.25.2011 | Comedy

It is very nice and pleasant game. You need to find the differences between the images. Click on the differences between the two pictures before your time runs out. For each difference found you will obtain scores. For not correctly selected objects scores are removed. And all this happens on the background of a romantic date story on the Valentine's Day.

Why is the Charter for Compassion so Important?

Karen Armstrong | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Karen Armstrong

Each one of the world religions has developed its own version of the Golden Rule and maintained that this is the prime religious duty.

The Friendship Olympics: Which sex wins the gold?

Dr. Irene S. Levine | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Dr. Irene S. Levine

How do male and female friendships differ from one another?