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This Is the Key to Happiness in a Marriage

We recently celebrated Random Acts of Kindness Day by DIY’ing flower bouquets for our besties and co-workers and we’re <i>still</i> high on those giving-back vibes. Which is why we’re so psyched to learn that those generous gestures are actually great for our <i>own</i> well-being. A recent study found that when …

Happiness

Neuroimaging study shows brain activity corresponds to men’s self-stated sexual orientations

New neuroimaging research has found that gay, bisexual, and straight men have different brain responses to sexual stimuli. The fMRI study of 26 …

Sexuality

9 Destructive Habits to Get Rid of If You Want to Be Happy

It’s no secret that we all want happiness. After all, the “pursuit of happiness” is even enshrined in the Declaration of Independence. But happiness …

To Be An Effective Leader Keep A Leadership Journal

Teddy Roosevelt did it. Harry Truman did it. Want to be an outstanding leader? Keep a leadership journal. As part of my executive coaching work, one of the most effective tools I recommend that powers up the coaching process is a leadership journal. The exercise of leadership is not unlike a sport …

Mindfulness

Experiencing Emotional Pain? Buddhists Have an Important Message For You

Ever heard of Buddhism’s three principles of existence? If you haven’t, it’s basically the three principles of life that govern Buddhism philosophy. …

7 Signs You're Focused on Stuff That Doesn't Matter

A CEO unloads on entrepreneurs who are more interested in "playing startup" than actually building a business.<p>Startups are sexy. With a Facebook movie, an HBO show, and a sitting president musing about his possible future career as a VC, there's no denying it.<p>That's both good and bad news. It's …

Startups

What Does the Way Your Mind Wanders Reveal about You?

During downtime, some of us daydream while others might focus on a to-do list, or get stuck in a negative loop. Psychology has traditionally defined …

17 Refreshing Cocktails You Need To Make This Summer

Delicious, cold, and boozy. Just what summer needs.