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Depression: A Symptom, Not a Disorder

Lately, there has been a large number of articles about "depression" that seem to go out of their way to avoid mentioning any specific psychiatric …

Depression

How to read more effectively

Whether you’re dissecting Adam Smith’s <i>The Wealth of Nations</i> or relaxing poolside with <i>50 Shades of Grey</i>, reading is, for many of us, a regular source of joy, perspective, and ideas, which enable us to grow personally and professionally. But here’s the catch: We live in a world of never ending …

Writing

You Can Never Build The Future By Looking To The Past

Innovation isn't like operations<p>"The biggest change you are going to see over the next year is that we want to bring our toy stores to life," newly minted Toys R Us CEO Dave Brandon told a reporter a little over a year ago. "I want kids to be dragging their parents to our stores because they want …

Innovation

Master of mindfulness, Jon Kabat-Zinn: ‘People are losing their minds. That is what we need to wake up to’

By taking the Buddhism out of the practice, Kabat-Zinn pioneered a meditative approach used all over the world to treat pain and depression. He talks about Trump, ‘McMindfulness’ and how a 10-second vision in 1979 led to a change in the world’s consciousness<p>The police in Cambridge, Massachusetts, …

Mindfulness

Google searches for mental health issues spike in March

Google searches for mental health terms related to depression, major depressive disorder, bipolar disorder and anxiety disorder peak in the late …

What Expecting Moms Need to Know About Anxiety and Depression

Women are twice as likely as men to have anxiety and depression, and while these conditions can be difficult to treat, there’s therapy and a lot of different medicines available to help patients cope. But during a pregnancy, medication for depression and anxiety might not be an option, making it …

Mental Health

The Hoffman Process: Seven days to change a lifetime

For much of modernity, a code of omertà stopped us talking about mental health. We were men raised to suffer in silence. Thankfully, times are …

Mental Health

Mental health data shows stark difference between girls and boys

There is a discrepancy between emotional problems perceived by parents and the feelings expressed by their children<p>A snapshot view of NHS and other data on child and adolescent mental health reveals a stark difference along gender lines.<p>Related: Stress and social media fuel mental health crisis …

Mental Health

Kelly Holmes reveals she self-harmed at height of athletics career

Olympic champion speaks out about experience of depression as new figures reveal mental health crisis among girls<p>Dame Kelly Holmes has spoken about how she self-harmed at the height of her athletic career as figures emerged showing that mental health problems are rising sharply among teenage girls …

Mental Health

How a Psychopath Learns to Lie

It’s likely that there are psychopaths among us … in our workplaces, in our circle of friends, maybe even in our families. Or at least that’s what …

Blocking the 'love hormone' may reduce social anxiety

A new study in the journal <i>Biological Psychiatry</i> suggests that inhibiting the hormone oxytocin may help people to recover from unpleasant, stressful, …

This Quick and Easy Quiz Will Instantly Reveal Your Emotional Intelligence

It was developed by bestselling author Annie McKee, senior fellow at the University of Pennsylvania. So, how would you describe yourself in these scenarios?<p>I've written extensively about a critical work skill that, I feel, every person (not just managers) will need now and in the future to succeed: …

Emotional Intelligence

5 Tactics to Win a Negotiation, According to an FBI Agent

<i>This article originally appeared in TIME.</i><p>It was 1998 and I was standing in a narrow hallway outside an apartment on the 27th floor of a high-rise in …

Emotional Intelligence

Neuroscience reveals 3 secrets that will make you emotionally intelligent

Emotional Intelligence. It's everywhere. They won't shut up about it. And yet nobody seems to be able to explain what it really means or how you …

The New Workplace: Where Meaning And Purpose Are More Important Than Ever

More than ever, people are wanting more out of work than money. They want more meaning and more purpose. They want to be to be able to see how their contribution to the workplace makes a difference. Purpose and meaning is a two-way street where an employee is encouraged to bring their full set of …

Emotional Intelligence

12 Must-Read Books That Will Raise Your Emotional Intelligence

Your Amazon wish list is about to get longer.<p>I didn't learn about emotional intelligence until well into my 30s. By that time, I had started to realize that the best leaders -- those exhibiting high levels of EQ -- typically showed more self-awareness, collaborated better with others, and got …

Emotional Intelligence

Emotional intelligence -- your best asset in business

When was the last time you did inventory? No, not on whatever product you might be selling. Inventory of your emotional intelligence.<p>People with high levels of emotional intelligence do better in life and in business, and since it’s something you can train for and improve on, you’ll want to give …

Fear and Entrepreneurship: The Psychology of What Scares Us

Your stomach ties itself into a knot. Your heart races nowhere as your mind sorts through every conceivable worst case scenario.We call this “fear” …

Sleep Deprivation Could Help Those Suffering From Depression, Works In As Little As 24 Hours

Could not sleeping actually help those who suffer from depression feel better? According to a recent study released from the Perelman School of …

There's nothing funny about depression, except when there totally is

John Moe, host of "The Hilarious World of Depression."Shuttersmack<p>Looking for news you can trust?<br>Subscribe to our free newsletters.<p>It all started …

Career coaching service Paragon One gets $1.9 million seed funding from investors including Y Combinator

College is supposed to be a life-defining experience–but that doesn’t mean students always graduate with all the skills they need to build their lives. Paragon One, an online career coaching service and mentor marketplace, wants to fill in the gaps. The startup announced that it has raised $1.9 …

Just Keep Scrolling! How To Design Lengthy, Lengthy Pages

Websites with long or infinite scrolling are becoming more and more common lately, and it’s no mere trend or coincidence. The technique of long …

AI – technological singularity or simply the best thing to happen to digital marketing?

How can businesses stay on top of the digital marketing ecosystem and achieve the optimum balance of technology and human intervention?<p>What does the …

The Illusion of Reality: Scientists Find Proof That Everything is Energy

The Illusion of Reality:<br>The Scientific Proof That Everything is Energy and Reality Isn’t Real<p>BY CATE MONTANA, M.A.<p><i>the further quantum physicists peer</i> …

Physics

Neuroscience learns what Buddhism has known for ages: There is no constant self

Evan Thomson, a researcher from the University of British Colombia, has confirmed that the Buddhist teaching of a constantly changing self is …

The Mind in the Whirlwind

In our last conversation about consciousness, Riccardo Manzotti and I arrived at a crux. Having found both brain- and action-based explanations of …

Why self-aware leaders are more productive and effective

Author and psychologist, Daniel Goleman, explains the link between emotional intelligence and leadership, and why good leaders are those who master self-awareness.<p>What is emotional intelligence and what is its role in leadership?<p>Being emotionally intelligent means being self-aware, leading …

Expert Says Humans Will All Become Sexy Half-Robots By The Year 2029

The internet says we are going to turn into smart, sexy robots by the year 2029. And you know this has to be true because the this info comes from a …

Singularity