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Why Runners Can't Stop Talking About Themselves

Jason Saltmarsh | Posted 10.19.2014 | Healthy Living
Jason Saltmarsh

We love to share our running goals and achievements in hopes of finding encouragement along the way, or possibly inspiring others to chase their own dreams. Nothing shines brighter on the mantel of running rewards than the marathon finisher's medal.

The Memories From One Act of Kindness Can Last a Lifetime

Kindness Blog | Posted 10.10.2014 | Good News
Kindness Blog

Over 30 years have passed, since this particular act of Kindness was shown towards me, yet I can still clearly remember what happened and remain deeply thankful to the person who helped the little boy that I once was

The Homeless: 39 Questions for Your Reflection

Kindness Blog | Posted 10.02.2014 | Impact
Kindness Blog

When you see a homeless person, do you look the other way and keep on walking? If you do ignore a homeless person's request for help, just how quickly does the incident evaporate from your mind? Seconds? Minutes? Hours?

40 Ways to Practice Self-Kindness

Kindness Blog | Posted 09.26.2014 | Good News
Kindness Blog

As we all know modern life can be very stressful. With so many demands on our time, through juggling family, work and friends, it can be a little difficult to give ourselves the attention that we really need and deserve.

40 Simple Ways to Practice Kindness

Kindness Blog | Posted 09.24.2014 | Good News
Kindness Blog

Smiles are irresistible. Don't hesitate to smile warmly at friends, family, colleagues and even... strangers. Write hand-written thank-you notes. The notes don't need to be an essay and people love to receive them. It's the personal touch.

Weave Compassion Into the Fabric of Your Family's Lives

Dr. Jim Taylor | Posted 09.23.2014 | Healthy Living
Dr. Jim Taylor

Yes, acts of compassion can be big and noticeable. Yet the power of compassion learned by children is best woven into the fabric of your family's lives.

Today's Buddha Doodle - Love and Abundance

Molly Hahn | Posted 09.15.2014 | Good News
Molly Hahn

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Why I Allow my Kids to Struggle Over Toys

Kate Russell | Posted 09.09.2014 | Parents
Kate Russell

With the drama surrounding these struggles, it can be easy, as parents, to want it ended quickly to restore peace in the house. It is tempting to step in and break up the fight, putting the toy away or giving it to its original owner.

A Bag of Chips by Any Other Label... Is Not the Same Bag of Chips

Ishani Banerji, Ph.D. | Posted 09.03.2014 | Business
Ishani Banerji, Ph.D.

Are we more likely to buy something if it features a reminder about sharing?

5 Lessons on Sharing

Jan Cloninger and Rosemary Strembicki, LCSW | Posted 10.07.2014 | Parents
Jan Cloninger and Rosemary Strembicki, LCSW

If kindness is a trait we want our children to embrace, we have to model it. We have to be conscious of how we treat others, what we say about them and how we respond when we're hurt.

Opening Doors of Dialogue, Closing Tunnels of Revenge

Gaia Paradiso | Posted 09.28.2014 | Impact
Gaia Paradiso

We have different options, but not to lose our humanity and our hope for the future, the future that we all have in our minds and hearts, of safety and security for all, we only have one resolution and one way forward: harder, but essential: peace.

5 Secrets of Raising Charitable Kids

Melinda Blau | Posted 09.16.2014 | Parents
Melinda Blau

Charity begins at home -- as does empathy, generosity, kindness, responsibility, honesty and a host of other relationship-building traits that make life worth living.

Facebook's Highest Purpose: Talking To The Dead?

Ann Brenoff | Posted 09.16.2014 | Fifty
Ann Brenoff

Forget trips to the psychic. Increasingly, Facebook has become our conduit for talking to the dearly departed.

Can I Give Charity to a Thief, a Prostitute or a Non-deserving Person During Ramadan?

Farahnaz Zahidi | Posted 09.06.2014 | Religion
Farahnaz Zahidi

More than once, my research as a journalist led me to the most infamous red light district in Pakistan. Heera Mandi, in Lahore, has since the time of Mughals housed courtesans, dancers and commercial sex workers. But time has been unkind to the people here.

What We Talk About When We Talk About Sharing: 10 Social Media Dos and Don'ts for Filmmakers

Kristin McCracken | Posted 08.24.2014 | Technology
Kristin McCracken

Maintaining social media platforms for your film is not entirely different from running your own personal account. The key difference is in your goal-setting.

The Sharing Project

Joel Tauber | Posted 08.17.2014 | Arts
Joel Tauber

I've been struggling for the last couple of years to understand the concept of sharing and how to teach it to our young son Zeke. We have a lot of questions.

Have We Forgotten How to Remember?

David Sable | Posted 07.26.2014 | Business
David Sable

Needless to say in our always-on, never gone, digital world, memory has taken on spectrum of new meaning most of it cold, rational and linked in very clear and direct ways.

What's so Secret?

Sheila Raju | Posted 07.21.2014 | Technology
Sheila Raju

The facebook albums, pinterest boards, tweets, instagram filters are all part of the carefully curated, online personas of Millenials. The intrigue of the anonymous sharing apps hinges on the absence of this context.

Evil in the Database of the Beholder

David Sable | Posted 07.18.2014 | Business
David Sable

"Advertising is only evil when it advertises evil things." So said the legendary David Ogilvy many years ago. But that was before the advent...

The Power of a Smile

Kaitlin Roig-DeBellis | Posted 07.14.2014 | Good News
Kaitlin Roig-DeBellis

It's pretty amazing to feel its power; I would urge you to try it. As you sit reading this, my guess would be that you are not smiling. Take a few seconds and smile. Do you feel that?

What's Great About Kids Today

Colleen Turner | Posted 07.14.2014 | Fifty
Colleen Turner

Bullying behaviors do not last long when a child's peer group appreciates the importance of respecting themselves and others

The Facebook Experiment Is Failing -- Here Are Its Flaws

Jeswin Kumar | Posted 06.14.2014 | Technology
Jeswin Kumar

The thing is, these aren't accidental flaws in Facebook. These are features.

The Next Economy: After 'MarketWorld'

Robert Moran | Posted 06.11.2014 | Business
Robert Moran

If we want a clearer picture of emerging trends and the next economy, we need to better understand the effects of automation on employment, sharing on existing business models and household production on political views.

17 Easy Ways to Be More Awesome Today

Susie Moore | Posted 06.07.2014 | Good News
Susie Moore

Sometimes we are so busy, we do not realize that a few minutes of our time, a smile, or even sharing a few dollars can change the course of someone else's day.

How The REDD+ Community Leverages Online Learning To Protect Our Forests And Reduce Carbon Emissions

Breen Byrnes | Posted 06.01.2014 | Impact
Breen Byrnes

Forests have a critical role to play in the fight against global climate change. Forest loss accounts for up to 20 percent of global carbon emissions -- more than all the cars, trucks, trains, planes and ships in the world. By reducing forest loss, we can reduce carbon emissions and fight climate change. It's that simple.