When people see themselves as self-made, they tend to be less generous and public-spirited. I’m a lucky man. Perhaps the most extreme example of my considerable good fortune occurred one chilly Ithaca
We may be squeamish around talk of building “moral character.” But ethical behaviors might make us happier than productive ones. People desire excellence. We want to be healthier, well-liked, and successful.
This post from LinkedIn Influencer John A. Byrne appeared originally on LinkedIn. Educated … Empowered … Equal. That's the dream if you're a working woman. For every woman who leans in, far more are left
A question almost as old as time This article was originally published in the March/April 2016 issue of Popular Science, as part of our "How To Live Forever" feature. Life is destructive. Our environment
With a new round of funding, Modsy aims to launch its 3-D design tool out of beta this summer. Shanna Tellerman wants to help you redecorate your home. She’s not a designer, furniture aficionado, or personal
Walk, cycle, kayak or horse ride around some of the continent’s most stunning and remote corners The Persians named Cappadocia “the land of beautiful horses” after its wild mountain ponies – and the striking
All is not lost ... yet. This year was a big one for the planet, and world leaders are finally listening to scientists who say all is not well in the world. But while some things look dire, we've made
This daredevil's dream building might eventually be a reality. Called House Slalom, the 21-story residential complex with a ski slope could be built in Kazakhstan. The design by Shokhan Mataibekov Architects
What I know for sure is you can take an ordinary, boring, disappointing, and overwhelming life and turn it into a fulfilling, purposeful, happy, exciting and pleasurable life. You don't have to suffer
1. Write down three things you're grateful for every day. Taking the time to thoughtfully consider what you're thankful for reminds you that you already have many of the things you want -- and that's celebrating.
Most people, sometime in their life, enter into a period of seeking. The language they use to describe their quest may be different, but the intention is the same -- to tap into a higher dimension of and
It's the holiday season. I really don't need to say anything else. There will be many uncomfortable situations this year and in the coming years. There will be that one person at your holiday party that
Whether it's a date or a job interview, the small stuff matters — from the firmness of your handshake to how often you check your phone. We checked out the Quora thread "What are the really small things
"They are machines. There is no difference between you and your computer," the award-winning author and physician told Business Insider this week while promoting the new documentary he's in, "Mindfulness:
Entrepreneurial success seems ephemeral and is certainly not guaranteed. So, why do some entrepreneurs achieve success and others do not? How do you become as successful as Mark Zuckerberg? As a business