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How Bird-Nesting Became The Best Way To Co-Parent My Kids

My ex-wife and I now rent a single apartment where the girls live permanently, while their mum and I alternate one week at a time in a third …

Parenting

A new kind of doctor's office that doesn't take insurance and charges a monthly fee is 'popping up everywhere' — and that could change how we think about healthcare

Bryan Hill spent his career working as a pediatrician, teaching at a university, and working at a hospital. But in March 2016 he decided he no longer wanted a boss.<p>Soon after, Hill learned about a different way to run a doctor's office.<p>"It's the most fun I've ever had," Hill said.<p>Now almost 18 …

Health Care

The 15 biggest differences between French and American parenting

There are few things that the mythos of the French lifestyle — which purports that everything the French do, from eating to wearing clothes to putting on weddings— hasn't touched.<p>It also extends, unsurprisingly, to parenting. And, as it turns out, there are a few distinctive differences in …

Parenting

What’s Your Anger Style?

Anger Style: Explosive<p><b>What it looks like</b>: <i>“If you leave your jacket on the floor one more time, I’m leaving you!”</i> It may take a lot to push you over …

Self-help

How I Take Advantage of My ADHD With Hyperfocus

Hyperfocus is a common but little-known asset of ADHD. It is the ability to focus intensely on something for hours or days at a time.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p><i>Adapted from</i> Faster Than Normal: Turbocharge Your Focus, Productivity, and Success with the Secrets of …

Time Management

Smartphones Could Be Leading To A Mental-Health Crisis

Naming a generation is no easy task. While I’ve associated my own, Generation X, with Douglas Coupland’s 1991 novel of the same name, the term was in …

Why What I Hate in You Also Says Something about Me

Negative projection, its source, and its solution.<p>In last month's post I introduced the concept of "projection," a rather amorphous psychological …

Self-help

There’s a dark side to meditation that no one talks about

We’ve all heard about the benefits of meditation <i>ad nauseam</i>. Those disciplined enough to practice regularly are rewarded with increased control over the brainwaves known as alpha rhythms, which leads to better focus and may help ease pain. In addition to calming the mind and body, meditation can …

Meditation

Religion Is Nature's Antidepressant | Robert Sapolsky

The 50 Best Podcasts Right Now

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Podcasting

Naikan Therapy: A Method of Self-Reflection

<i>Naikan</i> is a Japanese word that means “looking inside,” though a more poetic translation might be “seeing oneself with the mind’s eye.” It is a …

North America
Startups (India)

The GOOD Guide to Donald Trump

WHAT CAN HE REALLY DO?<p>WHAT CAN WE DO ABOUT IT?<p>We were shocked, angry, confused, and worried. Now, we’re energized. The most enduring change has …

Donald Trump

16 Offbeat Holidays to Celebrate in January

If you're feeling sad that the holidays are over, fear not: the first month of the year is chock-full of very fun, very specific, and sometimes very …

To This Day

These Work-Life Balance Strategies Help Even In The Most Demanding Jobs

Even in industries known for insane hours, you can have a personal life if you’re smart about your time.<p>Work-life balance sounds great, but it’s getting tougher to achieve. Managers and staff often don’t see eye to eye on time spent between the two. Several studies also indicate that the …

Work-life Balance

Blend Turmeric + Ginger with Coconut Milk – Drink Before Bed

You might have heard of golden milk but have no idea what it’s made of or what health benefits it has. Golden milk is a mixture of different herbs …

The Three Stages of Failure and How to Fix Them

One of the hardest things in life is to know when to keep going and when to move on. On the one hand, perseverance and grit are key to achieving …

14 Things Ridiculously Successful People Do Every Day

Having close access to ultra-successful people can yield some pretty incredible information about who they really are, what makes them tick, and, most importantly, what makes them so successful and productive.<p><i>"Whenever you see a successful person, you only see the public glories, never the private</i> …

Time Management

The Nine Types of Intelligence Every Person Has

When you think about it, intelligence is a fairly broad term. Most of us are completely sharp in some areas but dull in others. Psychologist Howard …

Evangelicals are hurting the GOP: The movement is now synonymous with bigotry and abject stupidity

Republicans have long sought the vote of Christian fundamentalists. This election cycle they may prove a liability<p>Back before 9/11 indelibly linked Islam with terrorism, back before the top association to “Catholic priest” was “pedophile,” most Americans—even nonreligious Americans—thought of …

Religion

Brilliant Explanation for How Trump Uses Language Tricks to Manipulate Voters

One reason for Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump’s recent success on the campaign trail is that he uses language differently than any …

Hemingway’s Advice on Writing, Ambition, the Art of Revision, and His Reading List of Essential Books for Aspiring Writers

“In any art you’re allowed to steal anything if you can make it better.”<p><i>“As a writer you should not judge. You should understand,”</i> <b>Ernest Hemingway</b> (July 21, 1899–July 2, 1961) counseled in his 1935 <i>Esquire</i> compendium of writing advice, addressed to an archetypal young correspondent but based on a …

Hunter S. Thompson, Existentialist Life Coach, Gives Tips for Finding Meaning in Life

At first blush, Hunter S. Thompson might be the last person you would want to ask for advice. After all, his daily routine involved copious amounts …

Hunter S. Thompson

64-Year-Old Man and 7-Year-Old Boy Discuss the Meaning of Life

Video Lifestyle<p>Share<p>Share on Facebook Click me! Share on Twitter Click me! Copy Link<p>What kind of advice would a 7-year old give to someone more than …

Mark Zuckerberg

13 steps anyone can take to get rich, according to a journalist who spent his career studying millionaires

Prompted by legendary businessman Andrew Carnegie, who turned a few nickels and dimes into a fortune, journalist Napoleon Hill researched more than 500 self-made millionaires over 20 years before releasing his 1937 best-seller "Think and Grow Rich."<p>"It was Mr. Carnegie's idea that the magic …

Self-improvement

Why People Happily Spend Money on Snacks, Smartphones, and Slot Machines--But Not Coaching or Therapy.

I recently entered my 29th year of practice in the field of emotional health.<p>Through the decades, I've seen a number of things change--hairstyles, clothing trends, music, cars, technology, and communication preferences.<p><b>One thing hasn't changed, though.</b><p>Today--as always--many people are fine with …

Happiness

Is another human living inside you?

You may think your body and mind are your own. In fact, you are a fusion of many organisms - including, potentially, another person. Words by David Robson, photography by Ariko Inaoka.<p><i>This story is part of BBC Future’s “Best of 2015” list, our greatest hits of the year.</i> <i>Browse the full list.</i><p><i>-</i><p>Once …

Genetics

GOLDMAN: Here are 19 great stocks shoveling tons of cash to their investors

Dividends and share buybacks help increase value for people holding a stock, and there's a lot of money to be had as companies shovel record amounts of cash back to shareholders.<p>In a note to clients Thursday, Goldman Sachs' Amanda Sneider gave insights into a lot of the firms's investment …

Investing

How To Make Powdered Booze At Home

Fluffy like confetti and just as liquorous as the bottled stuff<p>Some truths we rarely question. The sky is blue. The sun rises in the east. Cocktails are wet. But a new product, called Palcohol, aims to crumble our everyday expectations. It's an alcoholic beverage -- in powder form. Carry a …

Maslow: The 12 Characteristics of a Self-Actualized Person

Abraham Maslow is the leading figure in the tradition of humanistic psychology and the modern Positive Psychology movement owes a huge debt to his theories. His 'Hierarchy of Needs' remains widely recognized and used.<p>Nonetheless, the layperson knows surprisingly little about the pinnacle Maslow …

Behavioral Sciences