Ann Marie

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19 Great Truths My Grandmother Told Me on Her 90th Birthday

<i>“I have seen and touched and danced and sang and climbed and loved and meditated on a lifetime spent living honestly. Should it all end tonight, I</i> …

Legend of Zelda

This Is Why She Isn’t Coming Back To You

She isn’t coming back to you because she knows her worth. Finally. She knows it. And she won’t ever lose that sense of self ever again.<p>She knows that …

5 Major Ways You Can Ruin Your Relationship, According To Psychologists

In the past month, I've watched three of my girlfriends go through breakups I wouldn't wish on my worst enemies.<p>They're all getting through them, …

5 Ways To Be Vulnerable In Your Relationship So It Becomes Stronger Than Ever

As a matchmaker and online dating expert for 24 years, I know far too well the role vulnerability plays in both successful and failed …

6 Ways to Be Your Best Self

shutterstock.com<p>Many people today are frustrated and disheartened by the divide that seems to have arisen in this country and across the globe. This …

Happiness

The Search for Your Core — The 5 Ways to Discover Who You Really Are

Recently, at the awards banquet for a leadership program I recently completed, I spoke with and received congratulations from members of my cohort …

So You've Effed Up Your Life, Here's How To Fix It

I'm not sure that I've ever met someone who hasn't fucked up their life at least one solid time. It doesn't matter in what manner. It could be …

The Dalai Lama Reveals the Ultimate Morning Ritual That Will Brighten Your Day

How do you usually start your day? If you’re like most of us, it involves hitting the alarm clock several times before struggling to get your body …

Meditation

10 Things Besides Affairs That Could Spell Trouble for Your Relationship

Cheating is far from the only mistake that can ruin a marriage.<p>1 Too Many Boys' or Girls' Nights Out<p>Time apart is healthy, and let's be honest, you …

Mental Health

Get More Done By Focusing on Systems Instead of Goals

We all have things that we want to achieve in our lives—getting into the better shape, building a successful business, raising a wonderful family, …

7 Positively Simple Rules for a Happy 2017

<b>“Happiness is there for the taking and the making.”</b> ~ OprahIn last weeks article on banishing new year resolutions and making promises, I touched …

Happiness

What True Leaders Know About Emotional Intelligence

<i>This article first appeared on the blog of Intentional Insights, a nonprofit organization that empowers people to refine and reach their goals by providing research-based content to help improve thinking, feeling, and behavior patterns.</i><p><i>Written by Dr. Gleb Tsipursky, Intentional Insights Co-Founder</i> …

Three options to choose from when you’re in a difficult situation: Two good, one bad

<i>In this article, I discuss the importance of being mindful of three options to choose from when you’re in the midst of difficult work and</i> …

Self-help

Stupid Writing Rules: 12 Dumb Things New Writers Tell Each Other

Shares 12<p><i>Stupid writing rules–Beware the Dunning-Kruger Effect.</i><p><b>by Anne R. Allen</b><p>Fake news isn’t our only problem in the era of social media. Fake …

Writing

How to Stop Overthinking Everything and Find Peace of Mind

We all overthink aspects of our lives. Whether it's decisions, regrets, self-worth, or general worries about the future, we're so often stuck inside …

5 Ways to Build Your Personal Magnetism | The Art of Manliness

<i>Editor’s note: The following selection comes from</i> The Technique of Building Personal Leadership <i>(1944) by Donald A. Laird. It has been condensed from</i> …

Winston Churchill

Kids Make Friends More Easily Than You. Here's Why.

So I was blogging at a lovely, quiet park the other day, when this mom showed up with a screaming, upset three-year-old. She was yelling and crying …

Relationships

Another Reason Not To Ask People If They're Okay: It's REALLY Freaking Rude

So you're at a party, and you see a woman who is -- heaven forbid! -- NOT smiling. Do you:<p>a) Avoid her -- she's clearly in a bad mood.<br>b) Go ask her, …

New Jersey

These Specific Behaviors Will Make You More Charismatic - Starting Right Now.

Olivia Fox Cabane, author of The Charisma Myth: How Anyone Can Master the Art and Science of Personal Magnetism, recently gave a talk at Stanford …

Body Language

Top 10 Backpacker Rain Jackets – Survey Results

Buying a rain jacket has got to be one of the most confusing purchases a new backpacker can make. With dozens of manufacturers and rain jackets to …

Backpacking

A Simple Formula for Answering "Tell Me About Yourself"

“So, tell me about yourself.”<p>What seems like such a simple question can really make you sweat, especially in an interview. What, exactly, should you …

How to Answer the 31 Most Common Interview Questions

Wouldn't it be great if you knew exactly what a hiring manager would be asking you in your next job interview?<p>While we unfortunately can't read …

The Cover Letter Formula That Skyrocketed My Interviews From 0% to 55%

When I first moved to New York, I was a cover letter <i>machine</i>. I wrote to every sir or madam with a job opening. I expressed my interest in positions …

16 Small Ways You Can Improve Your Life in Less than 30 Minutes

Improving your life doesn’t have to be about making one big gesture. Instead, it’s something you can <i>constantly</i> work on—and it typically comes down to …

What Happens to Your Brain When You Negotiate About Money

Not once in the original edition of <i>Getting to Yes: Negotiating Agreement Without Giving In</i>, which was published in 1981, was the word “brain” mentioned. Certainly, the “mind” was invoked several times to discuss the psychological aspects involved in negotiation. The absence of the “brain” is to be …

What Happens When A Woman Photographs Her Catcallers

One young artist is taking a stand against street harassers with a simple tool: her camera. Caroline Tompkins, 22, started taking pictures of the …