Vic Rhoads

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He Asked 1500+ Elders For Advice On Living And Loving. Here's What They Told Him.

Karl Pillemer has spent the last several years systematically interviewing hundreds of older Americans to collect their lessons for living.<p>Pillemer admits he's an advice junkie. He's also a Ph.D. gerontologist at Cornell University.<p>Some years ago, after turning 50, he wondered whether there is …

Happiness

10 subliminal retail tricks you’re probably falling for

<i>This post is published in partnership with Money. The original can be found at Money.com</i><p>By Susie Poppick, MONEY<p>Today’s marketing strategies aren’t …

Sleep Deprivation Is Killing You and Your Career

The next time you tell yourself that you’ll sleep when you’re dead, realize that you’re making a decision that can make that day come much sooner. Pushing late into the night is a health and productivity killer.<p>According to the Division of Sleep Medicine at the Harvard Medical School, the …

He Pressed the Barrel of a Gun Against His Temple and Was About to Pull the Trigger — As His Hand Trembled Something Unexpected Happened

With the cold barrel of his .22 caliber pressed firmly against his right temple, Jay Lowder put his head between his legs and began to squeeze the trigger, planning to ease his pain once and for all.<p>Jay Lowder speaking to a crowd (Image via Jay Lowder/Facebook)<p>Disgusted by his life circumstances, …

Your Work Is Not Your Life

Why entrepreneurs have to make time to think about who they really want to be.<p>Very few things in our lives are absolute. Everything is measured by degree, from our attention to our patience to the range and intensity of our emotions.<p>At the same time, some things <i>are</i> absolute: You can't be all things …

How To Go Completely Invisible On Facebook

Some people don't like getting random friend requests or awkward messages from long-forgotten friends. Some people just want to use Facebook to keep up with others but don't want others to be able to keep up with them.<p>Want to stay hidden on Facebook? We can help you out.<p>When you're finished with …

Apps

9 Habits That Lead to Terrible Decisions

Several years ago we came up with a great idea for a new leadership-development offering we thought would be valuable to everyone. We had research demonstrating that when people embarked on a self-development program, their success increased dramatically when they received follow-up encouragement. …