Barb Reed

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Scott Stapp’s Wife Requested Psych Hold, Believed He Could Be Violent

Scott Stapp was well known in the 90s as the singer for Creed. He was worth roughly $10 million, and his band sold just about 53 million records …

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How to get psyched for the day (if you're not a morning person)

As it gets colder, it becomes increasingly harder to leave my nest of blankets, pillows and all things fuzzy and fleece. In fact, lately all I want …

Why Cloudy Days Help Us Think More Clearly

Just as melancholy, that raincloud of the mind, expands our capacity for creativity, so does actual gloomy weather — clouds, it turns out, offer something possibly more tangible, certainly more pragmatic, than “contemplation [that] benefits the soul”; their proverbial silver lining is more than …

8 Smart Things Super-Productive People Do Each Morning

The super producers know how to start their day and finish tasks, even before lunch. This sets the tone they need to stay productive all day.<p>Good productivity is a sign of smart thinking.<p>The people who achieve the most during the day typically have the smartest approach to their tasks, they have …

A Weapon for Readers

Imagine you are asked what single alteration in people’s behavior might best improve the lot of mankind. How foolish would you have to be to reply: …

Follow These 6 Rules to Accomplish More Each Day

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Have you ever noticed some people are able to stay organized while getting a massive quantity of work accomplished, while others appear to be busy but never actually produce results? Time management is the key to becoming a successful …

Time Management

William S. Burroughs on Creativity

<i>“What art does … is tell us, make us feel that what we think we know, we don’t,”</i> cultural critic and <i>Rolling Stone</i> writer Greil Marcus observed in his fantastic 2013 commencement address. But he wasn’t the first to recognize art’s capacity for opening our eyes by blinding us, for expanding our …

Charlie Kaufman - A Case Study in Social Anxiety Disorder

Chip the Cable guy - A case study in Borderline Personality Disorder

Dolores Price - A case study in Cyclothymic Disorder

The Joker - A case study in Antisocial Personality Disorder

Mad Hatter - A Case Study in Borderline Personality Disorder

Regina George - Histrionic Personality Disorder

Charles Dickens on Grief and How to Heal a Mourning Heart

In addition to being one of literary history’s most celebrated authors, no doubt in part thanks to being such a disciplined early riser, <b>Charles Dickens</b> (February 7, 1812–June 9, 1870) was also a man of extraordinary wisdom — from the timeless life-advice he gave his youngest son to his generous fan …

Big Thinkers on the Only Things Worth Worrying About

In his famous and wonderfully heartening letter of fatherly advice, F. Scott Fitzgerald gave his young daughter Scottie a list of things to worry and not worry about in life. Among the unworriables, he named popular opinion, the past, the future, triumph, and failure “unless it comes through your …

Maira Kalman on Curiosity, Courage, Happiness, and the Two Keys to a Full Life

Maira Kalman is one of the most beloved illustrators working today and one of my greatest heroes, a singular spirit living at the intersection of art and philosophy. In this fantastic talk from India’s INK Conference, Kalman takes us on a journey into her wonderfully idiosyncratic mind and …

The Greatest LGBT Love Letters of All Time

What is love? This question haunts the human psyche perhaps more persistently than any other. It has occupied our collective imagination for millennia, it has baffled scientists, taunted philosophers, and tantalized artists. So mystified by love were the Ancient Greeks that they itemized six types …