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Who Do You Think You Are? Why You're in Control of Your Destiny

Sometimes when I'm about to take a big risk, go for something important or step out in a bold way in my life, a judgmental question will pop up in my …

10 Characteristics of Good Problem Solvers

Good problem solvers are good thinkers. They have less drama and problems to begin with and don't get overly emotional when faced with a problem. They usually see problems as challenges and life experiences and try to stand above them, objectively.<p>Good problem solvers use a combination of intuition …

Die digitale (R)Evolution frisst ihre Eltern

Warum und wie Unternehmen in ihrer Kommunikation dringend handeln müssen<p><b>Wir befinden uns in einem der dramatischsten medialen und gesellschaftlichen</b> …

Kleines Fenster zur großen Welt

Sie sind nicht auf Twitter? Dann wird's aber Zeit. Denn die Plattform ist keine sinnlose Quasselbude. Eine Verteidigung in 14.124 Zeichen.<p>Jetzt, so …

Do’s und Don’ts der Blogger-Relations: Es braucht ein Mindestmaß an Anstand

Worauf es bei Blogger-Relations ankommt? Unsere Gastautorin Juliane Ungänz erklärt es im folgenden Artikel und gibt zu verstehen, dass vor allem ein …

6 Social Media Trends That Will Impact YOU in 2014

“Social media is a two-way street.” We hear it all the time, but do we really believe it? Do we actually think that the users we’re trying to reach …

Das Leid der anderen

Die starke Schulter, der Fels in der Brandung: Von Angehörigen psychisch Kranker wird erwartet, dass sie stark sind und helfen. Dabei bräuchten sie …

Kurz erklärt: Was ist der Demografische Wandel?

Bevölkerung: Kurz erklärt: Was ist der Demografische Wandel?

My Advice for Starting a Business

Recently I encouraged my 13-year-old daughter Maia to start a vegan cupcake business, and it’s so exciting to watch her get started.<p>As I talked to …

Deutschlands kranke Seele

Ob psychische Erkrankungen häufiger werden, ist schwer zu messen. Fest steht, dass mehr Menschen sie erkennen und Hilfe suchen. ZEIT ONLINE widmet …

How to Get the Attention of Busy People

Two years ago, I made a commitment to do something that made me profoundly uncomfortable. I had just finished writing my first book, and I promised my publisher that I would reach out to bestselling authors and senior leaders, asking them to read my book and consider endorsing it.<p>I knew their …

Gut arbeiten trotz Handicap

Kaum ein Unternehmen beschäftigt so viele Mitarbeiter mit Handicap wie ohne. Der Ettlinger Recyclingbetrieb AfB tut es – und wächst damit …

Meditation: The Most Fundamental Habit

‘ To meditate does not mean to fight with a problem.<br>To meditate means to observe.’ <b><br>~Thich Nhat Hanh</b><p>It’s no secret that I advocate meditation as a …

Defeat Distraction: Refocusing with Purpose

Here’s a scenario: you jump into email or [insert preferred social network here] and start doing a few tasks, reading a few things, taking care of …

Time Management

Der letzte Posten Fuji Velvia 50 8×10 Film

geschrieben von em-lisa am 2018-04-13 in #News<p>Es ist wieder so weit: hier sind die Ergebnisse der letzten Weekly Challenge zum #frühlingserwachen und …

Work Smart: Do Your Worst Task First (Or, Eat a Live Frog Every Morning)

Mark Twain famously said that if the first thing you do in the morning is eat a live frog, you can go through the rest of the day knowing the worst is behind you. Your frog is your worst task, and you should do it first thing in the morning.<p>The best work habit you can ever get into is very simple: …

Living Simply: The Ultimate Guide to Conquering Your Clutter

“Be content with what you have, rejoice in the way things are. When you realize there is nothing lacking, the whole world belongs to you.” <b>– Lao</b> …

Minimalism

Spend On The Things You Do Every Day

I used to be guilty of spending money on the life I thought I lived, rather than the life I was actually living. To illustrate what I mean, consider the following past expenditures:<p>Snowboarding apparel, for my first and only snowboarding trip to date.<br>• Evening dresses from Bluefly.com. Yes, they were …

Micro Pig Enjoys Having A Tummy Rub (VIDEO)

It may be impossible not to squeal with delight while watching this adorable micro pig getting a belly rub in the video above. If this little guy is any indication, it is no surprise that micro pigs have seen such a spike in popularity, joining celebrities like Paris Hilton and Victoria Beckham as …

(Image) The Flow Diagram Of Life

For those who are chasing an answer to <i>happiness and change</i>, here is a <i>Flow Diagram Of Life</i>.<p>Very simple, yet so profound.<p>A Simple Flow Diagram Of</i> …

Promoting Independence for Those With Memory Loss

As the summer season begins and many of us celebrate the 4th of July, I'm reminded of how the term independence translates to those with Alzheimer's disease and related forms of memory loss. It's only natural that well-intentioned caregivers want to do all that they can to reduce the anxieties and …

Meditation In Action: Why You Should Be More Mindful In Relationships (PHOTOS)

<i>By Headspace</i><p>Mindfulness will undoubtedly help you get some headspace and make a difference in your life. But there’s another good reason for training the mind. Whether we like it or not, we share the world in which we live with other people and, unless we want to live as a solitary yogi or hermit …

Warum entsteht Terror?

Evgeny Morozov zu Big Data Warum entsteht Terror?<p>Von<p>-Aktualisiert am 20.06.2013-15:30<p>Big Data gibt uns das Gefühl, die Dinge im Griff zu haben. In …

Inspirational Quotes To Get You Through The Week (June 24, 2013)

It's the start of a new week, which means it's time to shake off your weekend, take a deep breath and try to think positive, energizing thoughts. We can help.<p>Click through the slideshow below for this week's mood-boosting inspirational photo quotes. (And feel free to read, rinse and repeat as …

Mindful Dishwashing

Recently, my partner Maitreya and I had a friend come to stay at our apartment, a very kind and light-hearted musician named Walter. A month or so earlier, we had been travelling with Walter, the three of us in a car, taking in the stunning beauty of the Connemara landscape -- we totally …

Jeder wird verdächtigt

Der britisch-amerikanische Tempora-Abhörskandal greift die gemeinsamen Werte des Westens an. Es ist höchste Zeit, sich zu …

How to Make the Most of Your Life Transitions

Major life transitions -- moving to a new city, becoming a parent, retirement -- can be an exciting and invigorating part of life. Yet transitions, even happy ones, can also be stressful and bring up mixed feelings.<p>Heidi always knew she would move to a new city after college. She wanted to live …

What to Say to Yourself (And Those You Love) When the Worst-Case Scenario Comes True

I've barely turned on the TV these past few weeks, and yet I've still absorbed an avalanche of bad news.<p>A shooting on the school campus where a close friend works. (She's rattled, but powering through.)<p>Another (unrelated) shooting, just a few blocks away. (My mom's physical therapist shared the …

Using Social Media Positively

Social media is so prevalent in our society that almost everyone is connected to some form of it; whether it be Twitter, Facebook or even Pinterest. We are a fast-paced, technologically evolving society and we are addicted to social media. In fact, we crave social media.<p>We post almost every aspect …