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A Magician of Time

J.D. Roth | Posted 05.16.2012 | Business
J.D. Roth

I don't have time for everything I want to do, but I'm still able to accomplish a lot. Because I embrace new experiences, it probably seems like I'm doing more than I actually am.

Motherhood on an Inhale

Kate McIntyre | Posted 12.21.2011 | Healthy Living
Kate McIntyre

It is amongst the daily chores, to-do lists, dentist visits and parent-teacher meetings that I breathe, listen, remember and use the skills yoga has given me to find that peace and balance I'm looking for.

The Quick Guide to Getting Guys: A Primer for Smart Women Who Love Them

Dr. Ali Binazir | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Dr. Ali Binazir

Here's a primer on how to understand guys. Whether you're single or married, this should help you relate better with half of the planet's population, leading to world peace and reversing global warming instantly.

WSJ vs. NYTimes on How Dumb You Are or Aren't

Tim Berry | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology
Tim Berry

In the WSJ-colored trunks, Clay Shirky, NYU prof, author, intellectual. And for the Times, Matt Richtel, of the San Francisco bureau, in Silicon-Valley-colored trunks. Let the games begin.

Balanced Life: How to Escape the Cubicle in Your Pocket

Gretchen Rubin | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Gretchen Rubin

Because of technology, some people feel distracted -- they can't focus. They can't pay attention to what's in front of them because their minds keep jumping around.

Multitasking Must Haves: A Green Guide to the Most Versatile Fashion, Foods, Tools and More

EcoSalon | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

From the hardworking white button down shirt in the closet to a few spare potatoes in the pantry, some things that aren't necessarily "green" are the ...

Balanced Life -- 11 Tips For Boosting Your Sense Of Quiet Focus

Gretchen Rubin | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Gretchen Rubin

Turns out that people aren't very good at thinking about two things at once. One study showed that when people were interrupted to respond to email or IM, it took fifteen minutes to resume a serious mental task.

Sabbath Saturday: 5 Things I Gained By Not Working On Saturdays

Delia Lloyd | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Delia Lloyd

There was not a Saturday that I wasn't tempted to do at least a bit of work. But there also wasn't a Saturday that I wasn't glad that I had decided not to.

Multitasking: The Brain Seeks Novelty

Russell Poldrack | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Russell Poldrack

The brain is built to ignore the old and focus on the new. Novelty is probably one of the most powerful signals to determine what we pay attention to in the world.

Why Email Can Be Habit-Forming

Linda Stone | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Linda Stone

One of the most significant lifestyle changes to happen over the last twenty years is screen time: time in front of a television, video game, computer, or mobile device.

Writer/Concierge: More Adventures of a Non-Bestselling Author

Wednesday Martin | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books
Wednesday Martin

The good news is that in addition to being an extremely non-bestselling author, I am also a concierge. The bad news is that I'm not very good at it.

Women in Hip-Hop: The B-girl Be Festival

Lauri Lyons | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
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Lauri Lyons

When it comes to women in hip-hop, don't call it a comeback. Women have been here for years.

Seven Myths about Meditation

Kay Goldstein | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Kay Goldstein

The real challenge is to stay with mediation long enough to start noticing how incredibly engaging the process can be as whole new worlds of awareness and sensation open to us. It's anything but boring.

Moms, Mother's Day, and the Myth of Multi-Tasking

Noah St. John | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Noah St. John

I believe that most moms are actually not multi-tasking, but juggle-tasking. This term describes when someone is juggling multiple tasks, projects, and even jobs.

How Multi-Goaling Beats Multi-Tasking Every Time

Russell Bishop | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Russell Bishop

Of course you have multiple things to do. That's a good thing. In fact, if you didn't have multiple things to do you might be coming near the end of...

Is Multitasking Good For You?

Russell Bishop | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Russell Bishop

People multitask everywhere these days, thinking they are being productive - Blackberrying away while walking down the street, texting while driving,...

Reignite the Spark in Your Career

Nicole Williams | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Nicole Williams

Using the same practices for spicing up your love life, you can rekindle the fire for your work and actually start enjoying your job again.

On Mastery

Arthur Rosenfeld | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Arthur Rosenfeld

Has mastery become an old-fashioned notion? Mastery takes time, something most of us have trouble finding. It takes discipline, a quality in short supply today.

Our Troops Don't Get a Time-Out for the Financial Crisis

Jon Soltz | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Jon Soltz

Unfortunately, insurgents in Iraq don't stop shooting at us, or setting IEDs, because our Commander in Chief needs a breather to figure out Wall Street.

Mind/Body/Spirit: The Meditation Connection

Kay Goldstein | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Kay Goldstein

Science is finding ways to verify what the ancients already knew: practices that expand awareness and consciousness can be of benefit to all aspects of the human condition.

Why Saying "I'm So Tired" Is So Annoying

men.style.com/details | Greg Williams | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living

There was a time not so long ago that when you asked a colleague how he was doing he'd likely reply, "I'm good, thanks." He might not actually have be...