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Resilience Through Mindful Leadership

The movement to develop mindful leaders in business is at a tipping point, as interest from corporations, educational institutions and the media continues to grow. As Arianna Huffington recently pointed out on CNBC's <i>Squawk Box</i>: "The tipping point was very evident at the World Economic Forum in …

Mindfulness

How to Handle Stress (Hint: Don't Ignore It!)

"Hollywood Unplugged," a new series on HuffPost Entertainment, shows our culture's most influential figures in a new light. Instead of focusing on their accomplishments, it examines how they continue to thrive despite the inevitable stress. In this installment, Adrian Grenier, producer of the …

Film Festivals

Stress Is a Women's Issue: How to Build Resilience and Stay Afloat

<i>Written by Jan Bruce, CEO and co-founder of meQuilibrium.</i><p>Stress is part of normal life in our culture and few, if any, escape its vice grip of tension, worry, and fatigue. But according to the APA's "Stress in America" report, women now report higher levels of stress than men, along with the …

The Most Precious Gift: Cultivating the Ability to Lead and Live With Excellence

<i>This post is part of a series on Cultivating Leadership Presence through Mindfulness. The series will culminate in a four-day mindful leadership retreat in New York in October 2013. While the October Mindful Leadership Retreat is now filled, we are happy to announce the opening of registration for</i> …

You need these amazing comedy podcasts in your life, trust us

Oh, Internet! AKA, Distraction Mecca. If you happen to spend some of your daily life rummaging through the world wide web, maybe you’re already …

Make a Dementia-Friendly House

HOME IMPROVEMENT VIDEO:<p>It is important that people living with dementia have the best quality of life possible in their homes. See simple changes …

5 Fascinating Jobs You Can Get With a Sociology Degree

Yes, social work is a common career path, but it's hardly the only one.<p><i>In a Cosmopolitan.com survey of nearly 800 twentysomethings, the five most popular majors among female respondents were psychology, English, biology, business administration, and sociology. But what exactly can you</i> do <i>with</i> …

School of Social Work to Help Idaho’s Mental Health Crisis

<i>By Danya Lusk</i><p>Boise State’s School of Social Work has received a new federally funded research project, “Training & Education Access Model (TEAM) for …

Medical myths: What doctors thought they didn't need to say

Common knowledge when it comes to all things health and medicine might not be so common after all.<p>Inspired by a topic on Reddit, CNN reached out to health care providers, seeking stories of patients armed with surprising medical misinformation.<p>The responses ranged from amusing to concerning. We …

10 Banned Toys

New leaker disclosing U.S. secrets, government concludes

The federal government has concluded there's a new leaker exposing national security documents in the aftermath of surveillance disclosures by former NSA contractor Edward Snowden, U.S. officials tell CNN.<p>Proof of the newest leak comes from national security documents that formed the basis of a …

Gaza resident: We're being 'collectively punished'

GAZA CITY — As Israeli forces continued their offensive against Hamas militants in the Gaza Strip on Tuesday, outrage among Palestinians caught in the crossfire grew with the mounting death toll.<p>The offensive has killed at least 583 Palestinians and injured 3,300 more, the Palestinian Health …

Andy Griffith Knew Something About Space Travel You Probably Don't

It’s a surprise to many to learn that Andy Griffith was not only the beloved, homespun sheriff of Mayberry, he was also a science fiction space …

The 10 Emotional Stages of Writing Your First Novel

It has been on your New Year’s resolution list, your bucket list, your list of life goals and you’re finally going to do it—write a novel. But before …

5 Photos Every Photographer Must Know How to Create

Did you know that there are five basic photographs that every photographer must learn how to create? All other camera techniques in photography are …

Do You Know These 10 Selection Tools in Adobe Photoshop?

When it comes to localized image editing, Photoshop is probably a photographer’s best choice among different post-processing software. The beauty and …

The Fastest Way To Crack A 4-Digit PIN Number [Infographic]

Good ol' 1234 accounts for about 10 percent of passwords. That's more than the bottom 4,200 combinations put together.<p>We know people default to bad passwords, whether for their computers or banking PINs. But, we have to stress this here, people are <i>really</i> bad at picking passwords. This infographic …

The German officer who tried to kill Hitler

<b>On 20 July 1944, a 36-year-old German army officer, Col Claus Schenk Graf von Stauffenberg, arrived at a heavily guarded complex hidden in a forest in East Prussia. His mission was to kill Adolf Hitler.</b><p>The Wolfsschanze, or Wolf's Lair, was Hitler's secret headquarters on the Eastern Front. …

World History

Cara Delevingne's New Tattoo Sends a Message

See the model's latest ink.<p>Cara Delevingne is hardly a stranger to ink art, but her latest says more than it shows. Staying within the same theme as her "silence" tattoo, but in a slight departure from the lion on her finger, the latest is done in white ink and reads, "breathe deep." An Instagram …

8 Amazing Female Athletes You Might Not Know But Should

Earlier this week, when Kacy Catanzaro became the first woman to ever complete the American Ninja Warrior course and move on to the finals, we all …

Malevich review – an intensely moving retrospective

Kazimir Malevich painted his revolutionary <i>Red Square</i> one hundred years ago. It still looks staggeringly new at Tate Modern. Even after a century of abstract art nothing seems quite so radical as this dazzlingly simple form – more parallelogram than square – leaping into scarlet life out of pure …

The Library at Osgoode Hall

Alexander McQueen unveils its gothic AW14 campaign

Alexander McQueen have joined forces with photographer Steven Klein once again for their medieval-themed AW14 advertising campaign, which launches today. Capturing the essence of the AW14 runway show, the <i>Game of Thrones</i>-meets-<i>Sleepy Hollow</i> campaign stars British model Edie Campbell as a gothic …

Game of Thrones

Nordstrom's New Models Are Total Game-Changers

It's been a good week for the fashion industry and body image. First, the news broke that JCPenney's mannequins are representing people of many …

Rosa Clara 2015 Bridal Collection - Part 2

If you are a frequent here at Belle The Magazine – and I hope you are! – you know Thursdays are fashion days. Last Tuesday I brought you a glimpse of …

Drake Disses Macklemore At The ESPYS, Mocks His Music And Grammy Win

Drake hosted the ESPY Awards Wednesday night, July 16, and took the opportunity to publicly diss Macklemore in an original song called "Honorable Mentions/Side Pieces."<p>As you may recall, Macklemore and Ryan Lewis swept the rap categories at the Grammy Awards last January, picking up statues for …

Italy remembers cycling champion who helped save Jews from the Nazis

Gino Bartali saved hundreds of Jews by transporting counterfeit identity papers hidden in the frame of his bike<p>He was the star Italian cyclist whose victory in the Tour de France on the eve of the second world war made him a favourite of fascist dictator Benito Mussolini. But he was also a devout …

7 Common Portrait Mistakes and How to Fix Each One

Portraiture is one of the most popular genres of photography around. It’s also one of the most challenging. It takes many long hours of practice …

The Ultimate Banksy Gallery (127 photos)

Banksy is one of the today’s most prolific artists yet his identity remains unknown. Best known for his satirical street art, the artist debuted his …