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10 Ways to Rise and Thrive After Disappointment

The disappointments of the sincere destroy them.

The worst thing you can do with disappointment is live with it.

5 sources of disappointment:

  1. Self-evaluation based on ambiguous standards.

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Leadership Development

Why My Counterpoints Failed

I always considered myself to be fair and reasonable.

That was the first problem.

My relatives have often pointed out that I am opinionated and defensive. 102 more words


How Your Brain Deals with Overload - Infographic

Via @MindBodyGreen

Remember the famous ‘This Is Your Brain On Drugs‘ commercial from the 1980s? While this infographic, ‘How the Brain Copes with Information Overload’, may not equate your brain functionality with a frying egg, it’s not much better — especially for multi-taskers, as “multitasking increases time to complete tasks by more than two times and increases errors.” 


The Skeptic's Guide To Meditation - Infographic

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When ABC News anchor Dan Harris had a panic attack on live TV in 2004, what was the most embarrassing moment of his life also prompted major lifestyle change. 83 more words


A week of Wwoofing in New Zealand

New Zealand is one of the many countries that participates in the Wwoofing program. Wwoofing (Worldwide opportunities on organic farms) is a program that allows the volunteer (Wwoofer) to work four hours a day on a farm in exchange for room and board. 1,193 more words


How To Be Alone (Without Being Lonely)

Via @MindBodyGreen

By Hannah Braime 

We have more tools and resources to connect to each other now than ever before. Yet, with this ease of connection comes a price: we unlearn how to spend time with ourselves. 708 more words