E. A. Bunnell

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‘Learning to live’: why sophrology is the new mindfulness

Feeling stressed, anxious, burnt out? Time to pause Headspace and allow us to introduce a technique from the 1960s instead<p>We have welcomed mindfulness so wholeheartedly into our collective wellbeing consciousness that there are now more than 1,300 mindful apps to choose from. In busy cities, you’re …

Mindfulness

Unconscious Bias Training Perpetuates The Problems America Strives To Fix

In 2015, John Doerr, an investor in Google and Facebook, was speaking at the TechCrunch Disrupt conference about diversity in Silicon Valley. As reported in <i>The New York Times</i> article “Has ‘Diversity’ Lost Its Meaning?”, Doerr said that his firm, following a sexual discrimination suit, had “begun …

The Only Surprise At GE Was That Anyone Was Surprised

General Electric announced quarterly results this week, and and they were pretty bad. Profits were nowhere near expectations, and the company lowered expectations for the year. Cash flow was also disappointing, not even strong enough to cover the dividend. Now analysts are really negative on …

Why You Need To Stop Asking 'What's Your Greatest Weakness?'

Dear Liz,<p>I know you hate the job interview question “What’s your greatest weakness?” but I think you are missing a key point.<p><b>Watch on Forbes:</b><p>I love that question. The candidate’s answer to “What’s your greatest weakness?” tells me if they know what they’re not good at. It tells me if they are …

Success Tips For Women In A Male-Dominated Industry

As a leadership presence coach with female clients from Silicon Valley, I’ve learned a thing or two about what it takes for women to be successful in a male-dominated industry.<p>But, while I coach it, NJ Goldston lives it.<p>Goldston is the Editor-in-Chief of fashion and lifestyle site, The Blonde and …

Only 1 Out Of 4 Leaders Encourage Suggestions From Their Employees, New Data Shows

I recently conducted a study called The Risks Of Ignoring Employee Feedback that involved 27,048 executives, managers and employees. And what I discovered, among other things, is that very few leaders encourage, or are open to hearing, suggestions for improvement from their employees.<p>The study …

Haute Couture Paris Fashion Week in Pictures

How medical marijuana can help those with ADD and ADHD focus | Salon.com

So what’s the next best contender? According to research, cannabis.<p>A 2013 study published in the Journal of Substance Use & Misuse found that people were self-medicating, in order to deal with and manage hyperactivity and impulsive — two major components of ADD/ADHD.<p>The study surveyed about 280 …

We Tried All The Calming Teas. Here Are The Ones That Actually Eliminated Our Anxiety

I’ve struggled with anxiety for most of my adult life. For the most part, I try to avoid medication (every person is individual, and I find it’s not …

Spices

For $149 a Month, the Doctor Will See You as Often as You Want - MIT Technology Review

Imagine if your doctor’s office was more like an Apple Store mashed up with a fancy gym: a modern white-and-wood aesthetic, replete with fancy …

Health Care

9 Things You Should Know About Paying for Grad School

Students attend graduate school to gain more knowledge in a specific field, increase their future earning power, or switch careers. But depending on …

College & University

How machine learning is ushering in a new age of customer service

While machine learning itself is nothing new, the speed at which data can now be processed, analyzed and actioned has completely changed the machine-learning game. Readily affordable computing power, the quantity of data available, and algorithms we never thought we could use are now …

10 Emergencies Every Homeowner Should Know How to Handle

It’s a law of nature and of home-owning: whatever can go wrong, eventually will. With a bit of preparedness and forethought, though, damage from …

Home Improvement

Quickly Learn the Differences Between Most Home Design Styles With This Chart

Whether you’re hunting for a new home to rent or buy, real estate listings love to use specific design terminology like “traditional ranch,” or …

The euro cannot survive unless Europe changes

Europe stands at a crossroads in 2017.<p>For nearly 70 years, it has known only one direction: ever stronger integration involving a steadily rising number of countries. Now a big economy and political heavyweight has turned its back and is leaving the European Union. Brexit will be seen as a turning …

Europe

This Is The Single Best Diet For Your Overall Health, According To Nutrition Experts

The way we think about diets is undergoing an important shift.<p>We thinking less about diets as being for rapid weight loss and more about for creating …

Nutrition

15 of the world's happiest places | CNN Travel

15 Health Benefits of Vitamin D

By Alina Petre<p>Vitamin D is a fat-soluble vitamin that is essential for optimal health.<p>Only a handful of foods contain significant amounts of this …

The MLK History Forgot

During his last three years on Earth, Martin Luther King went through hell.<p>In January 1966, Martin Luther King Jr.—founding president of the Southern Christian Leadership Conference, Nobel laureate and the nation’s most prominent civil rights activist—moved his family into a squalid tenement …

Black History

12 Things You Can Do To Feel Better When You are Down

Gone are the days when we were little kids who had everything in life and the only reason we used to be sad was because our parents did not let us …

Learn Digital Photography with Harvard University’s Free Online Course

Since the taking of the very first photograph in 1826, photography has developed, as it were, in ways hardly imaginable to its first few generations …

Los Angeles

Furniture Disruptors: 5 Fast-and-Easy Flatpack Sofas

The single most daunting piece of furniture in the house is, if you ask us, the sofa. First you have to find The One and commit to it. Then there’s …

Four Tips From Pediatricians to Teach Kindness to Kids

Children are listening. During the election, messages of hate, fear and intolerance were propagated across different media and into communities. And …

91% of Women Can't Answer These Questions—Can You?

We'd like to think that gender stereotypes are a thing of the past, but new data suggests that when it comes to managing money, women are not as …

Health Check: is snoring anything to worry about?

There’s nothing quite like the sound of snoring as the ultimate sleep interrupter.<p>But snoring can be more than just a frustration to those in your …

This Family Tree Site Knows A Lot About You And It's Creepy As Hell

This genealogy site makes all of your information accessible to anyone<p>A genealogy website that tracks your family connections is getting a lot of …

Learn the Basics of Sheet Music with This 5-Minute Video

For non-musicians, sheet music can look incomprehensible. Dots, wavy things, and doodles somehow equate to the written version of music. So how do we …