Cheri McDowell

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Changing Our DNA through Mind Control?

A study finds meditating cancer patients are able to affect the makeup of their DNA. “I think, therefore I am” is perhaps the most familiar one-liner …

I Love

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9 Things I Should Have Put On My Wedding Registry

My husband and I are only 5 years into this marriage thing. But 4 moves, 3 kids and a basement full of cast-off wedding presents later, it has become clear to me what wedding gifts should have been left off the list and what we could have used instead. (To see what I should have <i>left off</i>, read “9 …

Genuine Love: Four Elements of Love (Practices for Awakening the Heart), 2 of 2

Whether you and your partner are just getting started in building your love relationship, or struggling to get back the love and connection that once …

Spirituality

How To Successfully Start Your Own Online Business

Jess Levin of Carats & Cake shares how to make it as a female entrepreneur in the digital age.<p>In the digital age of blogging, online services and budding e-commerce sites, there's an endless sea of opportunity waiting to be discovered on the internet for the next generation of entrepreneurs. When …

Business Strategy

The Truth About Black Twitter

Complex, influential, and far more meaningful than the sum of its social justice-driven hashtags<p>Black Twitter is a force. It’s also not particularly well understood by those who aren’t a part of it. The term is used to describe a large network of black Twitter users and their loosely coordinated …

Social Media

4 Steps to Successfully Cut Down Sugar in Your Diet

The average American adult consumes the equivalent of about 32 teaspoons of sugar per day. Sugar is really the number one food additive: it is added to drinks, often in the form of high-fructose corn syrup, to bread, sauces, dressings, and to all kinds of processed foods including many low-fat …

Our pick of the best tablet and smartphone tools to enable you to make video, music, art and more<p>There’s an ongoing argument in the technology world about whether tablets and smartphones are more focused on consumption than creativity. As time has gone on, though, the number of apps helping us do …

Apps

Sam Harris on the Paradox of Meditation and How to Stretch Our Capacity for Everyday Self-Transcendence

Montaigne believed that meditation is the finest exercise of one’s mind and David Lynch uses it as an anchor of his creative integrity. Over the centuries, the ancient Eastern practice has had a variety of exports and permutations in the West, but at no point has it been more vital to our sanity …

#TheLIST: The New Places to Honeymoon in 2015

Our picks for the the hottest untapped romantic getaways.<p>A honeymoon is meant to be anything but typical and, let's face it, a little about bragging rights. Tried-and-true standbys may work for any old holiday, but this special trip should be once in a lifetime. For the newly-engaged couple or …

National Parks

How to Connect With Your Inner-Guide and Why it Matters

David James Lees, <i>Guest</i> <b><br>Waking Times</b><p>In this teaching I’ll introduce you to the Taoist understanding of the <i>Inner-Guide</i> and why it’s so important to …

Big Marketing for Small and Midsize Businesses

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The Email Hot Or Not List

<i>Denise Chan is the US Content Marketing Manager for Mailjet, an email service provider with more than four years of experience and 25,000 clients across 158 countries.</i><p>As temperatures rise, it’s time to engage in the age-old tradition of spring cleaning, bidding farewell to those bulky winter items. …

How to Discover and Create Content That Your Audience Craves (and Grow Your Following)

Tips / How To<p>How to Schedule Instagram Posts: The Complete Guide<p>As Instagram has grown it’s become an integral marketing channel for more than 5 …

How to Learn Social Media Marketing: 15 Blogs for Beginners

Are you blogging, Facebooking, tweeting, or pinning? If not, you’re missing out.<p>The Internet has become the primary means for prospective buyers to …

Happy Employees Equals Happy Customers

Imagine you are a contact center agent. You are stuffed into an office with a ton of other people. You’re given access to a phone and some old CRM software. You’re hungry and you need fresh air. Your manager doesn’t say thank you. No one asks how you’re doing (ever). The workplace negativity …

Customer Experience