Amanda Pohlman

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Leadership: On the warrior's path

<i>Focusing on personal insight, courage and powerful creativity in every area of our lives can help us to develop strong leadership skills according to</i> …

Leadership

6 Pieces Of Buddhist Wisdom That Will Transform Your Life

Featured<p>Jul. 03, 2015 03:43PM EST<p>Here are 6 pieces of Buddhist wisdom that will transform your life...<p>1. Live a life filled with compassion and …

Self-help

Facebook

Since learning about minimalist living, and applying it to my life, I’ve come across tons of different definitions of what living simply actually …

Minimalism

Facebook

Over the last 2 years, I’ve made some big moves to simplify my life. I’ve streamlined my finances, my diet, the stuff I own, my home and my daily …

Overcoming Perfectionism: Why Perfectionism Is Really Another Form of Fear

“Perfectionism is a self destructive and addictive belief system that fuels this primary thought: If I look perfect, and do everything perfectly, I …

The Post

The Myth of Perfectionism: I Can't Make Me Happy

I think all the time. I have always been overly cognitive. Inhabiting my body was not safe when I was a child. I invented a much nicer world in my …

Pathways to Bliss: Joseph Campbell on Why Perfectionism Kills Love and How to Save Your Relationship

“Perfection is inhuman… What evokes our love … is the imperfection of the human being.”<p><i>“Where the myth fails, human love begins,”</i> Anaïs Nin wrote in her diary in 1941. <i>“Then we love a human being, not our dream, but a human being with flaws.”</i> Indeed, just like perfectionism kills creativity, it also …

The 22 Best Green Beauty Products of 2015

30 hair, makeup, and skin pros weigh in on the natural wonders of the beauty world.<p>For ELLE's ninth annual eco awards, 30 hair, makeup, and skin pros weigh in on the natural wonders of the beauty world, from a blush that's a photo-shoot regular to a wrinkle blaster beloved by derms. <b>This article</b> …

Homemade Lemon & Lavender Linen Spray

I’m loving my new Essential Oils for making homemade air freshener and linen spray. In the past few days I’ve been coming up with all kind of sprays! …

Essential Oils

DIY Wool Dryer Balls

<b>Are you interested in more all-natural laundry solutions?</b> Trying to stay away from yucky chemicals whenever possible? You will love this!<b>These DIY</b> …

Essential Oils

10 Essential Oils for Introverts

I am more of an introvert, always more on the side of reflective and reserved. Fortunately, my closer friends get that about me, and I am so …

Personality

Overcoming Depression: Can Essential Oils Help?

<b>If you’ve ever struggled with depression, you know that it can really affect your daily life.</b> So many people deal with various types and degrees of …

Essential Oils

Your 'Natural' Skin Routine Could Be Anything But

They can be dangerous, too. After all, "natural" doesn't mean it's perfectly harmless. Here, more about those essences and how to use them with …

Skin Care

5 Essential Oils To Help Anxiety

Here are my top 5 Essential Oils To Help Anxiety:<p>LAVENDER<p>Often known as the “universal oil” this essential oil has an incredible effect of calming …

Article - Chinese Herbal Remedies for Depression, Anxiety, Insomnia, and Psychosis

In China, before the twentieth century, all mental illnesses were treated exclusively with herbal medicine. Since Chinese doctors have been keeping …

Top 15 Anti-Inflammatory Herbs To Alleviate Aches and Pain For Good

Carly Fraser, <i>Live Love Fruit</i> <b><br>Waking Times</b><p>If you’re currently taking drugs for your inflammation, then you need to read this article.<p>First things first …

The Biggest List of 133 Relationship Management Tools

July 06, 2015<p>I think I use anywhere between 3-7 tools and platforms a day. Although, it may seem on the excessive end as the number rises, I couldn't …

Marketing

11 Things Ultra-Productive People Do Differently (Infographic)

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>When it comes to productivity, we all face the same challenge—there are only 24 hours in a day.<p>Yet some people seem to have twice the time; they have an uncanny ability to get things done. Even when juggling multiple projects, they reach …

Try an easy, 5-minute meditation

Dr. Shilagh Mirgain from the University of Wisconsin’s Center for Investigating Healthy Minds guides us through a mindful focus practice that you can do on your own each day.

90 Minutes in Nature Really Change the Brain

A new study finds quantifiable evidence that walking in nature could lead to a lower risk of depression.<p>Specifically, the study found that people who …

What bees can teach us about the real value of protecting nature

If you ask bee experts why we should worry about all those honeybees and wild bees that are famously dying off, they'll often give a simple answer: because bees pollinate so many of our crops.<p>Without bees flitting from flower to flower, spreading pollen as they go, we wouldn’t have bountiful …

6 Secrets to a Successful Facebook Campaign | Inc.com

Facebook now has 1.44 billion monthly active users and considering the world population is around 7 billion, the numbers indicate 20 percent of the people on the planet use the social network, making it a behemoth of a marketing medium. But running a successful Facebook campaign isn't a slam dunk …

AdTech

21 Inspiring Quotes That Will Motivate Your Entrepreneurial Pursuits

Serial entrepreneur, mentor, advisor and co-founder of YoungEntrepreneur.com<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>There's something about quotes that we all find irresistible. Maybe it's that they tend to come from ordinary people who have gone on to do extraordinary things …

7 bad habits that keep you from being successful

If you can rise above the habits that are blocking you, you can reach the potential you've always held.<p>These seven self-destructive habits are a good place to begin:<p>It's your life, so put a stop to allowing other people to decide for you. Take back control, and set healthy boundaries. Make your own …

Self-improvement

6 Life-Changing Decisions Successful and Happy People Make | Inc.com

While luck certainly plays a part, success is usually the result of making a number of smart choices.<p>And so is happiness.<p>Here's a guest post from Ryan Robinson, an entrepreneur and marketer who teaches people how to create meaningful self-employed careers. (His online courses "Launching a Business …

Entrepreneurship

48 Of The Most Beautiful Lines Of Poetry

"I have measured out my life with coffee spoons."<p>2. From "One Art" by Elizabeth Bishop:<p>"It's evident<p>the art of losing's not too hard to master,<p>though it may look like (Write it!) like disaster."<p>Suggested by Nekesa M., via Facebook<p>3. From "Leaves of Grass" by Walt Whitman:<p>"I bequeath myself to the …

Literature

10 Simple Qualities That Can Help You Achieve Professional Success and Satisfaction in Life

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>The two biggest things people search for are simple: the desire to be happy and the desire to feel satisfied with life. To attain these goals and to achieve great satisfaction and personal satisfaction in your life and career, consider …