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Educating Student-Entrepreneurs

Robert E. Johnson | Posted 09.09.2014 | Education
Robert E. Johnson

Student-entrepreneurs who graduate with an agile mindset can become pillars of the global economy, launching fresh ideas and revitalizing and reinvigorating the global marketplace in ways that benefit us all.

8 Insights Into Conscious Relationship

Michael J. Formica | Posted 07.08.2014 | Healthy Living
Michael J. Formica

Examining how these threads come together to create the balances and imbalances informing the relationship can provide insight into what's working and what may need some work.

Is Your Child Ungifted?

Scott Barry Kaufman | Posted 08.27.2013 | Science
Scott Barry Kaufman

When Jay Leno asked Steve Carell how his kids were doing, he didn't seem too concerned: "I hate it when people talk about kids on talk shows. I hat...

Adam Lanza: Tragedy Inside and Out

Therese Rowley, Ph.D. | Posted 02.17.2013 | Healthy Living
Therese Rowley, Ph.D.

Academically-gifted youth, such as Adam Lanza has been described, sometimes have emotional challenges that are called "twice exceptional," which cause them to channel their power for great good or for mighty tragedy.

Saving Education--and the Planet

Lisa Bennett | Posted 11.20.2012 | Education
Lisa Bennett

With mounting pressures on schools today, the suggestion that teachers should also be preparing students to address our growing ecological crises might seem ridiculous at best. But what if doing so could boost student achievement?

Embassy Attacks Spotlight Social Responsibility

Therese Rowley, Ph.D. | Posted 11.17.2012 | Healthy Living
Therese Rowley, Ph.D.

We are no longer only part of our family, neighborhood and local political ward. Social media links us to a worldwide family to which we must be responsible, or suffer an increasingly war-filled, global consequence.

Behave Like A Champion Every Day

Bonnie St. John | Posted 10.21.2012 | Healthy Living
Bonnie St. John

Now that the awe-inspiring London 2012 Olympics are over and we're done celebrating the amazing physical performances of Gabby Douglas, Usain Bolt, Michael Phelps, and so many others from around the world... We go back to our normal lives. But should we?

Is Spirituality A Byproduct Of Evolution?

Michael Graziano | Posted 10.05.2011 | Religion
Michael Graziano

We are beings that do not see the world literally or dispassionately. We see the world filtered through our most developed talent, our social intelligence, and spirituality is a direct consequence.

Your Embarrassing Facebook Photos Could Haunt Your For 7 Years

Forbes | Posted 08.20.2011 | Technology

Last week, the Federal Trade Commission gave a stamp of approval to a background check company that screens job applicants based on their Internet pho...

'Empathic Civilization': When Both Faith And Reason Fail, Stepping Up To The Age of Empathy

Jeremy Rifkin | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books
Jeremy Rifkin

Today, a new generation of scientists, scholars, and social reformers are beginning to challenge some of the underlying assumptions of both the Age of Faith and the Age of Reason, taking us into the Age of Empathy.

"That one!" Condescension and Contempt Redux

Jerry Weissman | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Jerry Weissman

In the heat of the 1992 presidential campaign, during a town hall style debate, President George H. W. Bush looked at his wristwatch while he was bein...