Kim Nixon

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Mindfulness for People Who Are Too Busy to Meditate

Mindfulness has become almost a buzz-word. But what is it, really? Mindfulness is, quite simply, the skill of being present and aware, moment by moment, regardless of circumstances.<p>For instance, researchers have found that mindfulness can reprogram the brain to be more rational and less emotional. …

Do This in the Morning and Be More Productive All Day

If you think coffee gets you kickstarted, just wait until you try gratitude.<p><i>Everyone has a unique way of starting their day off on the proverbial right foot. What do successful entrepreneurs do every morning to ensure they are über-effective at getting things done? We asked members of the</i></i> …

25 Creative Packaging Designs That Practically Sell Themselves

We often consider the products we use and their packaging to be two separate things – the product is the thing we want, and its packaging is a piece …

Emma Roberts Knows What Makes a Real New Yorker

<b>Katia Steward</b> was 11 years old when her father murdered her mother. “My mother was a corrections officer, but she never saw it coming,” Katia told an audience of models, designers, and assorted well-heeled New Yorkers at the Mandarin Oriental hotel in Manhattan last night.<p>Katia wound up in foster …