April

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Relationship Advice: What Saved My Marriage From Divorce

Marriage is a beautiful thing — but it can also be a challenging experience — one that requires work and commitment. To save you from the minor (and major) pitfalls of it all as you embark on the most amazing journey of your lives, six women share their stories of how they turned their marriages …

BrightSide — Inspiration. Creativity. Wonder.

Creativity

The Truth Behind Why Working On Yourself Doesn't Work

In a world where people are constantly working on themselves or their partners to fix what they see as wrong or broken, Ariel and Shya Kane have introduced a new possibility for people.<p>This possibility is called Instantaneous Transformation. The Kanes are committed to bringing people through the …

Self-Acceptance

Here's What the Real 'Love Your Spouse' Challenge Should Look Like

Marriage is made up of picture-perfect moments, and many that are so not. And some moms aren't afraid to show it.<p>If you're like me, your Facebook feed has probably been taken over by photos of friends taking part in the "love your spouse challenge," in which you're nominated to post a week's worth …

7 Simple Life Hacks That Will Make You Smarter

Looking to perform better mentally? Do the following.<p><i>Do you want to be smarter?</i><p>You can't boost your IQ overnight, but you can get a little smarter every day.<p>With enough motivation and determination, anyone can expand their mental capabilities and become smarter.<p>Integrating new habits into your …

6 Steps to Uncover Your Inner Greatness

Have you ever wondered how another highly successful person can help you channel your inner greatness to phenomenal success? Do you want to get more …

Self-improvement

Break on Through: A Meditation for Overcoming Obstacles

Break on Through: A Meditation for Overcoming ObstaclesLet’s face it, obstacles are a part of life and none of us have the playbook on how to …

Why Becoming Purpose Driven Is The Path To Success in the 21st Century

"A culture of purpose guides behavior, influences strategy, transcends leaders-and endures." - Punit Renjen, Deloitte Global CEO<p>The bigger purpose is a clear definition of why the company exists. When we explore this with companies, we always find a deeper reason that very often is <i>not</i> communicated …

You're Going To Want To Borrow This Mom's Viral Lesson On The Power Of Words

On the first day of middle school, mom uses a tube of toothpaste to give her daughter a lesson on the power of words<p>Amy Beth Gardner’s daughter …

One psychological skill you should master if you want to be successful

All these traditions posit that being well, happy, and peaceful comes from practicing mindful living.<p>Today, mindfulness is less about a spiritual journey and more about focus and concentration. It is the ability to provide undivided attention to the present.<p>The scientific community now concurs that …

Mindfulness

My wife doesn’t work, splurged $10,000 — and wants her name on my home

<b>Dear Moneyologist,</b><p>I have been married to my wife for three years. She is from Montreal and moved to California to be with me. I never asked her about …

Personal Finance

How I Went From Being Homeless to Making $500,000 a Year

Arian Simone shares how she became one of Hollywood's best-known publicists.<p>Arian Simone, 35, is the woman who went from being homeless to being a Hollywood publicist — who's worked on promoting blockbuster movies starring Robert De Niro, Bradley Cooper, and Will Smith, and rubbed shoulders with …

Robert DeNiro