Nadia King

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The Self Illusion: How Our Social Brain Constructs Who We Are

We’ve already seen that the notions of stable character and fixed personality are a myth. And yet, our culture is wired for labels and checkboxes, eager to neatly file people away into categorical cabinets and thrown into furor over the slightest inkling of multiplicity. Take, for instance, Howard …

44 Inspiring John C. Maxwell Quotes for Leadership Success

John C. Maxwell is one of today's top leadership thinkers. Here's what he thinks about leadership.<p>Being a great leader is all about having a genuine willingness and a true commitment to lead others to achieve a common vision and goals through positive influence. No leader can ever achieve anything …

Leadership

How to Structure an Argument (Cheat Sheet)

Most of what follows applies in formal debating scenarios. With a bit of practice and experience, though, the basic format could be used during less …

Watch the Trailer for the Sundance Award-Winning Doc, 'The Wolfpack'

It's an amazing documentary and we are really excited to help get it out there in the world.<p>This summer, VICE will be partnering with Magnolia Pictures to promote the release of the Sundance Award-winning documentary, <i>The Wolfpack</i>. Directed by Crystal Moselle, the movie tells the true story of six …

Manhattan

The Energy Collective

Since 1995, Energy Central has been a hub for news and content for electric power industry professionals. With more than 200,000 registered members, …

Marketing

World's First 'Solar Road' Is Generating Even More Power Than Expected

An experimental bike path that also functions as a giant solar cell has far exceeded expectations in the six months it's been in use -- and that has scientists eyeing roadways as possible sources of solar energy to power street lights, traffic systems, and electric cars.<p>SolaRoad, as the …

Energy-positive townhouses power Boston’s grid with renewable energy

Interface Studio Architects (ISA)’s LEED Platinum Roxbury E+ townhouses are paving the way toward more energy-efficient housing in Boston. Completed …

Being Single, How to Have Fun While Single, Dating Yourself

One of the best parts of this job is discussing the dating nitty-gritty. Whether it's the jedi mind-trick guys use to make you fall in love or when the right time is to have sex, there's always something to chat about. But in focusing so much on dating other people, it's easy to forget there's an …

The Next Era of Leadership

Over the last month, I have had the distinct pleasure of speaking on various platforms and talking with leaders from all over the world. I am promoting my new book on leadership and I am amazed at how this book is resonating with so many people. For years I have had the pleasure of developing and …

12 Habits of Exceptional Leaders

One of the most popular <i>Dilbert</i> comic strips in the cartoon’s history begins with Dilbert’s boss relaying senior leadership’s explanation for the …

Emotional Intelligence

14 amazing psychology facts you need to know!

<b>8. While money can buy happiness to an extent, studies show that after $75,000 per year, increased income does little to boost happiness.</b><p>A study of …

Psychology

The 30 Best TED Talks of All Time That Will Open Your Mind and Inspire You to Take Action

Christian Without Christ: How Religious Identities Distort Morality In Ghana

Jesus of Nazareth is hands down one of my favorite people ever. The basis of my initial moral compass, Jesus demanded from us that we help the “least …

'India's Daughter' filmmaker Leslee Udwin responds to critics

The filmmaker behind an explosive documentary about a brutal gang rape in India that prompted protests across the region told FoxNews.com that critics who claim the film sensationalizes the crime or puts blame on the victim sorely miss the point.<p>"India's Daughter," which was banned in New Delhi, …

CNN-News18 Breaking News India, Latest News Headlines, Live News Updates

Being HopefulContradictions in JD(S)-Cong Will Help Us Come Back in Karnataka: BJP Leaders<p>power sharing formula<p>HD Kumaraswamy to be in Delhi Tomorrow …

Are you ‘over-connected’?

Wander the city in 2015 and all you’ll see is people staring at screens or talking on handsets. Is it changing who we are? Tom Chatfield weighs up the arguments.<p>A group of people wait by a monument, unaware of each other’s existence. A woman strides open-mouthed down a busy street, holding one hand …

How to Overcome Wasted Authority When You are Not the Leader

This is a guest post by friend and mentor Bruce Rhoades, who retired after having run several companies. He reluctantly leaves his sail boat to help …

The twisted morality of climate denial: How religion and American exceptionalism are undermining our future

<b>James Inhofe (C-Span)</b><p>Despite overwhelming scientific consensus, Americans remain split on climate change. Here’s why<p>Edward L. Rubin<p>March 8, 2015 4:00pm (UTC)<p>James Inhofe, the senior Republican senator from Oklahoma and author of "The Great Hoax: How the Global Warming Conspiracy Threatens Your …

Climate

The Absolute Worst Things To Do When You’re Stressed Out

When life comes at you fast and furious, the last thing you want to do is make things even harder on yourself. Start by avoiding these 8 …

This 15-Minute Morning Yoga Routine Wakes You Up Better Than Coffee

Ever wonder how every yoga instructor you meet has more energy than Jess on <i>New Girl</i>, even at a 7 a.m. class? Yeah, coffee (or green tea) may play a …

Yoga

This Chart Shows You the Cheapest Ways to Eat Healthy on a Budget

When you’re on a tight budget, eating healthy can be one of the first things to go. But healthy doesn’t have to mean expensive — you just have to know the right ways to shop. That’s why we were totally excited to find this helpful infographic that gets down to the numbers of how to shop smart and …

Black Owned Wineries: A Black History Month Wine Tasting!

Have you ever been to a black owned winery or tried a black owned wine? I am thrilled to have my friend and fellow wine lover Kia Kenner Guilford …

'One Million Solar Homes,' Tanzanian Style

Can the SolarCity leasing model light up Africa?<p>The East African country of Tanzania, in an effort led by startup Off-Grid Electric, along with the …

Solar Power

Tax deductions for disaster-related losses

Unfortunately, more than a few disasters occur almost every year in America. If you were unlucky enough to suffer a disaster-related loss last year, …

Retirement

Investing, Broken Down to its Ridiculously Simple Core

<b>Myth:</b> Wealth and freedom come exclusively from living below your means.<b>Fact:</b> Frugality is the <i>first</i> step … not the last.~~~~~<br>There’s a couple that …