Denise Burke

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At Uber, a New C.E.O. Shifts Gears

Dara Khosrowshahi is charged with turning the scandal-plagued startup into a traditional company—without sacrificing what made it successful.<p><b>Audio:</b> Listen to this story. To hear more feature stories, download the Audm app for your iPhone.<p>The Indian city of Gurugram, which in Hindi means “village of …

Abusive men are falling; women are replacing them. But will this ‘reckoning’ spark real change?

First the spotlight was on the men, trailing them as they fell: Harvey Weinstein, Kevin Spacey, Charlie Rose, Al Franken, a seemingly endless parade of famous names.<p>Now the women are taking the stage, stepping into the spaces left behind. Robin Wright will take Spacey's place in the lead role on …

Americans Don’t Realize How Big The Gender Leadership Gap Really Is

A new initiative aims to get more women CEOs at top companies to help solve the huge gender gap in leadership.<p>Gender disparity is the greatest at some of the highest positions in the business world. According to the research firm Catalyst, women only make up 4% of CEOs in Standard and Poor’s …

3 Ways People Judge Your Executive Presence When You're A Woman

We know executive presence when we see it. It’s that feeling you get when a woman walks in poised and polished, with the presence of a leader. There’s a certain <i>je ne sais quoi</i> about how she carries herself, which of course, seems effortless.<p>We all want it, but how do we get it? Until there is a …

Futuristic Concept Smartwatches for Smart Cars

Andrea Ponti made an attempt to design smartwatches especially designed to be integrated with smart cars. There are two concepts: <b>Smartwatch A</b> and</b> …

Industrial Design

Token Smart Ring

It's obvious that thanks to technology, keys, cards, and other insecure forms of ID and payment will soon be a thing of the past. Using Bluetooth and …

How to lose fat and gain muscle at the same time

There are a lot of reasons to work out, including improving health, burning fat, gaining muscle, and just simply feeling better. Many of us have …

Exercise

6 Detox Salad Recipes You Should Make For Fast Weight Loss

Desperate times call for desperate measures when you're trying to lose weight quickly, but "salad" is probably one of your least favorite words. Fear …

How One School Changed Its Math Culture, Starting With Teachers

Many educators are aware of Carol Dweck’s research on growth mindset. The Stanford psychologist has found that the way students think about and …

Pedagogy

These 10 Authentic Quotes Will Give You A Reality Check

Never underestimate the power of quotes. Or should I say – words?<p>All it takes is one line, one thought, a few words and a little wisdom to shift your …

Motivation

The Power of Stoic Thinking

<i>The Stoics were not opposed to emotion in general but to negative emotions such as fear, anger, and grief — what sensible person wouldn’t be? They</i> …

A former Marine uses the '2-minute rule' to help mental toughness clients tackle stress at work

In this case, the game is the "2-minute rule." Here's how it works.<p>Say your boss announces that he expects you to submit a project by 5 p.m. today. You know there's no way you can do that — you've got other assignments on your plate and just gathering the necessary resources to start the project …

U.S. Marines

The Path of Fearlessness

The more I work with people who are struggling with habits or life problems, the more I see how fears are holding us back.<p>Fears stop us from building …

33 Whole30 Lunch Ideas You Can Bring to Work

Healthy Eating

How long does it take to change your life, change a habit or to form a new one?

Highly successful people don’t get where they are by accident. They have learned to make something that they do – or many things that they do – a …

Mindfulness Workouts Are The New Way To Work Your Body And Brain

<i>This article originally appeared in the December 2016 issue of SELF.</i><p>Here are some of the things to love about sweat-drenched, heart-pumping fitness …

Mindfulness

How To Use Mindfulness To Create A Healthier Mindset For 2017

Just as the body is influenced by what you eat, your mind is also influenced by your thoughts, your mindset and your life experiences. With mindfulness, you can train your mind to be in the present moment and spend less time preoccupied with unhelpful, unproductive thoughts. Recognizing that I am …

Mindfulness

Want Clarity In 2017? Ask Yourself These 7 Questions

One of the best things we can do is look back before we make the first step forward into 2017.<p>When each year begins to wind down, most of us make special efforts to plan for the future. We create resolutions. We put up new calendars in our office. We write out a list of new goals for the …

You're an adult, but your brain might not be, experts say

<b>(CNN) —</b> You're legally an adult when you turn 18, in most of the United States. However, from a scientific perspective, adulthood is an unsolved mystery.<p>Even neuroscientists don't know when adolescence ends and adulthood begins in the brain -- after all, our brains are constantly changing, …

The Biggest Secret to Success: Spend at Least 10 Hours a Week Just Thinking

Did you know that Warren Buffett has spent 80% of his career thinking?<p><i>What are the best-kept secrets of successful business people? originally appeared on Quora - the knowledge sharing network where compelling questions are answered by people with unique insights.</i><p><b>Answer by Brian Scudamore, Founder</b> …

A Question That Can Change Your Life

For years I’ve exercised every day — doing weights, cardio, yoga — but despite my continuous effort, I haven’t seen much change.<p>Until a few months ago.<p>Recently, my body has changed. My muscles are stronger, more defined, and I’ve lost five pounds along with a visible layer of fat. So what did I do …

Co-CEOs...and Other Org Chart Disasters to Avoid

Your org chart should have one purpose and one purpose only--to help your team make good decisions. Here's where org charts go wrong.<p>There are of course any number of contributing factors in the sad, sorry tale of the decline of RIM (known to most people by the name of their flagship product, the …

Management

Google’s former happiness guru developed a three-second brain exercise for finding joy

Chade-Meng Tan, a former engineer, joined Google in 2000 as employee number 107. Though he played an instrumental role in building Google’s mobile search function, among other technological feats, he’s better known for the mindfulness classes he later led for employees. The role earned him the job …

Loyola University

Your High-Intensity Feelings May Be Tiring You Out

Why are we always exhausted at the end of a workday? Why do we come home wiped out, with barely enough energy to make dinner before collapsing for the night?<p>Normally, when we think about being tired, we think of physical reasons: lack of sleep, intense exercise, or long days of physical labor. And …

Emotional Intelligence

5 Habits of Insanely Successful Leaders (They're the Opposite of What You Think)

It's no wonder so few leaders practice these principles--they're so often misunderstood.<p>If you've been following my column for a while, you've noticed humility is one of my favorite leadership traits to write about.<p>But because this word has different effects on different people, it's often …

Organizations Can’t Change If Leaders Can’t Change with Them

When it comes to organizational change, failure continues to be more common than success. In a survey of nearly 3,000 executives about the success of their enterprise transformation efforts, McKinsey discovered the failure rate to be higher than 60%, while Harvard Business Review conducted a study …

How to Spot Generalized Anxiety Disorder in Kids and Teens

Generalized anxiety disorder (GAD) and two other anxiety disorders—separation anxiety and social anxiety—are among the most commonly experienced …

A guide to radically improving your life and career in 31 days

Now that you have a glimpse into your own plan, a fair warning: It's not a quick fix. And it's not about you.<p>It took years for me to develop the understanding that life is really about giving, service, and meaningful relationships.<p>If you're still with me, these things have reshaped my path as …

Happiness

SWOT Analysis: How to Formulate a Self Improvement Plan

“If you know your enemies and know yourself, you can win a hundred battles. If you only know yourself, but not your opponent, you may win or lose. If …

10 Everyday routines that could turn you into a better entrepreneur

Share23<p>Tweet<p>Share15<p>+14<p>Shares 42<p>Desire is the key to motivation, but it’s determination and commitment to an unrelenting pursuit of your goal – a …