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Why Europe Is Doing the Ice Bucket Challenge With a Glass of Water

Gemma Godfrey | Posted 10.06.2014 | World
Gemma Godfrey

ECB President Mario Draghi has been highly effective with his words alone -- moving markets with speeches and little action. However, by doing so he has also set the bar high and expectations for action are becoming the norm.

AARP "Ideas@50+" San Diego Review

Jay Lickus | Posted 09.11.2014 | Fifty
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Jay Lickus

Baby Boomers, I have finally caught up from our wonderful trip to San Diego last weekend to attend the AARP "Ideas@50+" convention. First of all, I ...

Humility and Growing Old

Jay Lickus | Posted 08.30.2014 | Fifty
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Jay Lickus

Have you gotten tired yet hearing how broken down and dysfunctional we have all become in our advancing years? If we are smart, we except our shortcomings, find a way to overcome them and move on with living our lives to the fullest.

Making Inclusive Space: Bringing the 'Peoples' into the UN

Bonian Golmohammadi | Posted 03.26.2014 | World
Bonian Golmohammadi

Over the years, the relationship between the UN and "the people," or civil society, has eroded, and hasn't kept up with the changing dynamics of global governance.

Why You Should Question the Status Quo

Dave Gill | Posted 12.15.2013 | Technology
Dave Gill

If you could do anything, what would you do? If you could create something, what would you create? If you could live the good life, what would it look like? What are you waiting for?

5 Ways to Chase Your Passions in High School

Shoham Geva | Posted 11.03.2013 | College
Shoham Geva

When it comes to applying to college, it's no longer just about the 4.0. Now it's about what you've done outside the classroom. Here's a sampler of some popular organizations that give students the chance to follow their passions in a big way.

Cancer Makes Strange Bedfellows

Dan Duffy | Posted 10.19.2013 | Impact
Dan Duffy

I've come to realize over the past few years that real opportunities are few and far between. No matter what the situation, they all require one simple thing: you need to see them when they come.

Why Age Bias Laws Might Not Help Older Workers

U.S. News and World Report | Philip Moeller | Posted 07.19.2013 | Fifty

Age discrimination laws provided no meaningful protection to older employees during and after the recession, according to a study released this month ...

Cockroaches, Compassion, and Better Business Results

Matt Tenney | Posted 09.07.2013 | Business
Matt Tenney

Compassion can be a very powerful tool for creating capital as a result of our own innovations. The heart of the entrepreneurial spirit is to help others solve problems.

Clemantine Wamariya: Growing Forward in the Face of Challenge

Clemantine Wamariya | Posted 08.02.2013 | Women
Clemantine Wamariya

Just a few years ago, my sister and I were homeless refugees, moving from country to country, and today, I am a Yale graduate. Never allow other people to classify you based on your past and current circumstances, where you were born, your experiences, your gender or your race.

The Simple Truth to Waiting for Perfect

Jeff Cannon | Posted 03.16.2013 | Healthy Living
Jeff Cannon

There is a tremendous difference between waiting for a 100 percent perfect moment, and making 100 percent of the opportunity given to you. That difference starts well before any opportunity comes along. It starts with you believing in yourself.

Who Do You Think You Are? A 2013 Guide From Soul

Dr. Cara Barker | Posted 03.11.2013 | Healthy Living
Dr. Cara Barker

It may not look like it, but this moment is the most powerful time to shift your story. This month, the planet celebrates a new beginning. Summing up the past, we're given the opportunity to witness who we really are beneath the charade, writing a fresh, preferred chapter.

Wealth School: Being Fabulous -- The Spirit of Eli Davidson

Anne Naylor | Posted 02.19.2013 | Healthy Living
Anne Naylor

Is it possible to run a successful business and be committed to your spiritual practice? How can your inner wealth translate into financial achievement? How does building wealth equate with spiritual values?

How To Know When You're Ready

Tara Marino | Posted 02.13.2013 | Style
Tara Marino

Many women I work with ask me, "Tara, why haven't I achieved my vision yet? How do I live my desires?" But when an opportunity arrives for them to say yes to what they really want they stall. Instead of saying yes, they stop themselves cold.

Outgrow to Grow

Christina M. Martínez | Posted 01.14.2013 | Healthy Living
Christina M. Martínez

Many people have entered my life and have served as a vehicle for the universe to provide me with abundance. It's wasn't the person who sought me out to provide it -- I asked for it. They were the right vehicle and the right time. And they too were looking for an outlet to share.

10 Times To Absolutely Always Say Yes

Posted 11.05.2012 | OWN

By Amy Shearn There are plenty of moments when a well-positioned "no" will save you -- save your time, save your sanity, save your soul. And then t...

Impact Jobs Worth Doing

Jonathan Lewis | Posted 12.16.2012 | Impact
Jonathan Lewis

Wearing a job lens that myopically sees the human community as a teeming mass of potential customers and clients means you're unable to see all the powerful pathways for change, fulfillment and meaning.

You'll Make Decisions, And Copies: First-Job Tips For Change-Makers

Jonathan Lewis | Posted 12.08.2012 | Impact
Jonathan Lewis

Just landed your first job with a cool nonprofit or social enterprise? Fresh from school and a few internships? Brimming with ideas to change the worl...

On Your First Job, Outsmart the Experts

Jonathan Lewis | Posted 11.23.2012 | Impact
Jonathan Lewis

The stakes are so high (for ourselves, for humanity, for planetary survival) and yet most of us are struggling with when, what, how to make a difference. We are wondering if we have what it takes.

Kill the Social Change Martyrs!

Jonathan Lewis | Posted 10.20.2012 | Impact
Jonathan Lewis

Big challenges need big people to tackle them. Big leaders with visions big enough to include family, health and personal well-being.

Disaster or Opportunity? You Choose

Morty Lefkoe | Posted 10.16.2012 | Healthy Living
Morty Lefkoe

Looking back at such experiences we often realize they weren't nearly as bad as they seemed. In fact, sometimes they even turned out to have a lot of benefits, yet at the time they seemed like disasters.

Jobless Learn To Be Entrepreneurs With New Government Programs

The Huffington Post | Alicia Ciccone | Posted 08.06.2012 | Small Business

New Jersey is the latest state to incorporate an entrepreneurial training program for its unemployed. The program, called Entrepreneurial University o...

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.

Who Will Lead the Next Tipping Point?

Deepak Chopra | Posted 09.10.2011 | Politics
Deepak Chopra

We live in such uncertain times that the next tipping point could come from anywhere. The Tea Party could serve as a bellwether, since it sprang almost from nowhere, fueled by widespread social frustration and fear.

EU Bonds: Portugal Proving the Point & How You Can Profit

Gemma Godfrey | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Gemma Godfrey

Just what is at the root of the EU's troubles? And how do last week's events with Portugal exemplify the problem?