Self-Reflection

"Steven Universe" Is Putting a Spotlight on Body Confidence and Positivity

"Animated characters light up our brains, daring us to believe in them and relate to them."<p>Since its 2013 television debut, <i>Steven Universe</i> has made a serious impact in the world of animation. The Cartoon Network series has been continually praised for its themes of inclusion, body positivity, and …

Music Videos

Building Teacher Capacity Through Reflection (Quick Reference Guide)

Building Teacher Capacity Through Reflection (Quick Reference Guide) <br>Next Available Date - 09/04/2018<p>Pete Hall, Alisa Simeral<p>Description<p>To be</i> …

Teaching

Lunatic Politics (Part 2) – It's Becoming Impossible To Have A Conversation

<b>More and more people are becoming aware of and concerned about the level of political dialogue going on right now.</b><p><b>We’ve gotten to a point where I’m</b> …

Critical Thinking

Rod Stewart announces his 30th studio album

Almost fifty years to the date after signing his first ever record deal, Rod Stewart will release the 30th studio album of his career, Blood Red …

Songwriting

No one is born a master

<b>Amanda, why did you choose the world of Formula 1 for your study ‘Expert Leaders in a Fast-Moving Environment’?</b> <br>There were two reasons. The first one …

Leadership

The Growth Mindset For Kids- What It Is, Why It Is Important, And Change

Few books have as much of a direct impact on a person’s thought process as does Carol Dweck’s, Mindset. I know when I read it, I found it useful for …

Self-improvement

'Generation Wealth' Shows How Capitalism Makes Fools of Us All

The new documentary lays bare our nation's addiction to conspicuous consumption.<p>Twenty four-karat toilets in China, a Birkin bag party in Mexico, debutante balls in Moscow that are sponsored by Maserati: It may be easy to spot the extreme decadence in places where luxury consumption is relatively …

Los Angeles

Can You Identify The People In These Pictures?

The Metropolitan Museum of Art<p><i>At the entrance of</i> African American Portraits: Photographs From the 1940s and 1950s <i>at the Metropolitan Museum of Art in</i> …

Art Galleries

Five Mindset Shifts You Need To Make To Earn Your Promotion To Management

You are darn good at what you do. You can (design, code, analyze, insert your skill here) with more skill than any of your peers, but you haven’t been promoted … yet. The things that could be holding you back are some of the very mindsets that were instrumental in making you the best of the best — …

Self-improvement

Spring King's 'The Hum' Is A Genuine Anthem

<b>Spring King</b> have shared new melter 'The Hum' - tune in now.<p>New album 'A Better Life' finds the group moving ever outwards, an intensely creative, …

New Albums

#Gr1tForGlory

GR1T is a habit. It’s a choice. It’s an effort, a willingness to be vulnerable to fail over and over again, to get up. GR1T is the ability to push …

Team USA

The best books to stop relational aggression

<b>My Secret Bully by Trudy Ludwig</b><p>If you need a book on relational aggression - make it this one.<p>The open-ended ending provides a natural opportunity to …

Psychology

Is this what happens when you go on too many dates?

There are wonderful experiences to be had in dating, but the bruises and betrayals can be seriously crushing. And when you’re an open-hearted, …

Relationships

Illusions of control

Most elevators have some form of a “close door” button. Impatient elevator riders the world over push that button when they want the elevator to get …

Psychology

With Confidence drop new song “Jaded” showcasing pop-punk roots

Aussie pop-punks With Confidence are releasing “Jaded,” the latest track from their upcoming <i>Love And Loathing</i>, and AltPress has the exclusive first …

Pop Punk

5 Ways To Connect With Your Daughter This Summer

Without the stress of school and her busy schedule, she has more mental space to consider what she really wants.<p>During the school year, if you ask a …

Paddleboarding

Premiere: Hercules & Love Affair’s Latest Video Is Here

Andy Butler of Hercules & Love Affair is taking it one step further. Known for pushing boundaries and reflecting on what’s happening in the greater …

Homosexuality

What to do when your boss takes you for granted

<i>Dear Work It Out,</i><p><i>I have been struggling with a situation at work. I have been so stressed out and feel like I’m worthless.</i><p><i>For the past seven years, I</i> …

Career Development

Facebook Still Isn't Hiring Enough Black People, Changes To How They Evaluate Talent May Be The Answer

Facebook's diversity problem isn't going anywhere any time soon.<p>The social media juggernaut released their latest diversity report earlier this week …

Social Media

The Healing Practice of Cultural Humility - Lion's Roar

Illustration by Joni Majer.<p>Charlene Leung discusses how Buddhist practice can help us be aware of and work with our biases.<p>As a Buddhist, I have …

Spirituality

STEEVES: Factors that determine quality of life

A lot has been written and talked about with respect to quality of life in the past number of years.<p>It has been said we have a better quality here on …

UC Berkeley

Canada's diversity not reflected on the silver screen, say actors, screenwriters of colour

Mariah Inger couldn't believe she was in this position.<p>It was 2005. She was on a movie set, coaching another actress who was painfully struggling to …

Entertainment (Canada)

1. GMAT always comes first

Admissions season is coming! Many applicants are studying for the GMAT in hopes of making Round 1 application deadlines, which are set for around …

College & University

Mac Miller’s “Self Care” is an Anthem for Long Nights and Longer Mornings

“Self Care” is an anthem for long nights and longer mornings.Mac Miller makes music for people who love the feeling of bloodshot eyes. On the heels …

Rap & Hip-Hop

Anu Ambasna's playful illustrations celebrate club culture, brown bodies and perfect paunches

“Club culture influences my work in a subliminal way – if I see someone in a club wearing a string vest, I’ll most likely end up drawing them that …

East London

12 Leadership Development Questions Any Leader Can Use Today

Every teacher learns before they teach. Every teacher learns while they teach. The learner in the coffee shop: I stood and embraced Jack when he …

Team Building

5 Ways To Tap Into Your Inherent Beauty

Most people who have grown up in popular Western culture, rife with media-driven beauty ideals, can easily identify what they don’t love about …

Wellness

The juicy true-crime series recorded in a spare room – podcasts of the week

They Walk Among Us<p>This British true-crime podcast has been so successful that it is hard to believe it started life as a hobby in the spare room of its mysterious creators, Ben and Rosie. Season three opens with more juicy investigations, forensically examined and delivered by Ben in his flat but …

Black Panther

The Wisdom of Frugality: Why the Philosophy of Frugality Is a Hard Sell

<i>This is the fourth entry in an eight part weekly series that provides a detailed look at the book The Wisdom of Frugality by Emrys Westacott. If</i> …

Personal Finance

Everything we know about Logan Paul’s ridiculous documentary

In the tradition of <i>Man on Wire</i> and <i>Citizen 4</i>, a documentary is being made about a brave man going up against unimaginable odds: Logan Paul.<p>This week …

Los Angeles