Posts Tagged ‘Things’

12 Things Truly Confident People Do Differently

Confidence takes many forms, from the arrogance of Floyd Mayweather to the quiet self-assurance of Jane Goodall. True confidence Healthy Living Special News Bulletin- -As millions of Americans strive to deal with the economic downturn,loss of jobs,foreclosures,high cost of gas,and the rising cost of prescription drug cost. Charles Myrick ,the President of American Consultants Rx, […]

5 Things The Media Gets Wrong About White Supremacist Hate

White supremacist terror is at the top of people’s minds after a white supremacist stabbed and killed two men who were defending two young black women, one in a hijab, from his bigoted rant in Portland, Oregon, last month. The incident attracted widespread media coverage, which in turn drew criticism from many people on Twitter who denounced news […]

7 Things That Will Happen If 14 Million More People Are Uninsured Next Year

Next year, about 14 million more Americans could be uninsured if the House-passed version of health care becomes law, according to the Congressional Budget Office analysis, a more pressing issue than the estimated 23 million expected to be affected by 2026.  In addition to the individual burdens of accessing health care without insurance, injecting millions […]

9 Things Smart People Won’t Do

My recent post, “10 Ways Smart People Stay Calm,” really struck a nerve. The trick is that managing your emotions is as much about what you won’t do as it is about what you will do. TalentSmart has tested more than a million people and found that the upper echelons of top performance are filled with people who are […]

Jeb Bush Warns Trump: ‘Stop Saying Things That Aren’t True’

Former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush, who unsuccessfully ran for the Republican presidential nomination against Donald Trump, praised his one-time rival on Tuesday. But he also had some stern words for the president.  Speaking on “Facing South Florida” on CBS Miami, Bush said Trump had made “some really good appointments” and acted “decisively” on regulations. But then host […]

WATCH: “Finding” the Time to Do Things

Do you have things you’d like to do, but keep putting them off until you “find the time”…? And in today’s busy world, where we are constantly bombarded with different things to give our attention to, how often does that strategy actually work out? Here’s a video to help you stop kidding yourself, and start […]

10 Things Truly Confident People Do Differently

True confidence–as opposed to the false confidence people project to mask their insecurities–has a look all its own. One thing is certain: truly confident people always have the upper hand over the doubtful and the skittish because they inspire others and they make things happen. “Whether you think you can, or you think you can’t–you’re […]

9 Things Twins Are Really Sick Of Hearing

If you have a twin, you know that people tend to have a lot of pressing questions about the whole experience. (At this point, when someone asks “can you feel each other’s pain?” you have a canned response ready to go.)  In the BBC Three video above, three sets of twins share some of the […]

Ten Things You Need to do Before You Turn Thirty

What are 10 things that you should definitely do before turning 30? originally appeared on Quora – the place to gain and share knowledge, empowering people to learn from others and better understand the world. Answer by Max Lukominskyi, Founder of Perfect Impulse, on Quora: Ten things you should definitely do before you turn thirty: […]

6 Cool Things To Do If Someone Hurts You

Have you ever felt so upset with someone for hurting your feelings that you didn’t want to ever speak to them again? It’s a common scenario: someone says something that’s rude, accuses you of doing something wrong, or in some way makes you defensive. But does harboring dislike, revenge, even hate, do any good? Does […]

12 Things Every ‘Type A’ Person Wants You To Know

Robert Frost once said, “The brain is a wonderful organ; it starts working the moment you get up in the morning and does not stop until you get into the office.” He certainly wasn’t thinking about Type A people when he said that. They barrel into the office like they’re racing for a pot of […]

Four Things You Need to Stop Putting Off

What are the things you should do before it is too late? originally appeared on Quora – the knowledge sharing network where compelling questions are answered by people with unique insights. Answer by Nicolas Cole, Author & Entrepreneur, on Quora: Here are four things you should do before it’s too late. Create That Project Whatever project […]

Things They Didn’t Tell Us at My Fancy High School

I’ll admit it, I was blessed to go to one of those super-posh, elite boys’ schools where someone with gray hair stands up in chapel and says “Gentlemen, someday you will rule the world.” Or something like that. I couldn’t entirely hear him over my handheld electronic football game. And mumbled recitations of the Shema. […]

5 Powerful Questions to Ask When Things Seem to be Going Wrong

When things seem to be going wrong and you’re stuck in a pit of fear, start getting curious and ask yourself some of these questions: 1. What opportunity is this giving me for growth, healing, evolution, or learning? 2. What would happen If I didn’t label this as bad? 3. What meaning am I adding […]

9 Things Truly Passionate People Do Differently

Do you have enough passion in your life? Passion is the difference between playing the piano and being a pianist; it’s who you are, not just what you do. Passion makes you leap out of bed in the morning, eager to start your day. Dr. Robert Vallerand at the University of Quebec has studied passion […]

13 Cognitive Biases That Really Screw Things Up For You

The human brain is a natural wonder. It produces more than 50,000 thoughts each day and 100,000 chemical reactions each second. With this amount of processing power, you would think our judgment would be highly accurate, but that’s far from the case. Our judgments are often inaccurate because the brain relies on cognitive biases over […]

5 Things That Will Make You Much Happier

There’s enough advice on happiness floating around out there to make your head spin. Yet, this is understandable, as everyone is different. What makes one person happy might make another miserable. In the face of so much contradictory, and often subjective, advice, what are you supposed to do if you want to live a happier […]

13 Things Mentally Strong People Don’t Do

We all reach critical points in our lives where our mental strength is tested. It might be a toxic friend or colleague, a dead-end job, or a struggling relationship. Whatever the challenge, you have to see things through a new lens, and take decisive action if you want to move through it successfully. It sounds […]

7 Things You Need To Know To Tame The Monkey Mind

The monkey mind is something every modern human is familiar with. It’s that incessant thought stream that no matter how hard you try never seems to settle down. It’s the worries that keep you up at night, the assumptions that cause you grief, the projections you make about the future and the regrets and sentiments […]

10 Things You Only Understand If You Do Boot Camp

(Photo: Marija Mandic/Stocksy) By Rachel Lapidos for Well+Good Yogis have their community of spiritual gangsters, boxers relate with each other over their jab-cross-hook combos, and runners all know what hitting the wall feels like. Hey HIIT class addicts and boot camp fanatics, what about you? Maybe you mistake random objects for kettlebells. Or find yourself […]

Things to Consider When Hiring Friends

“Hi, my sister told me you worked at this company and I would love to take you to lunch and discuss the administrative assistant role that is currently available.” “Hey, I saw there is a job I think I’m really qualified for at your company, can you pass my resume along?” “Hi. I know we […]

Bill Maher Reveals ’25 More Things You Don’t Know’ About Hillary Clinton

Bill Maher has been imagining what Hillary Clinton’s rivals would say in Us Weekly’s “25 Things You Don’t Know About Me,” ever since the Democratic nominee answered the magazine’s questions herself in April. In recent weeks, the “Real Time with Bill Maher” host has poked fun at Bernie Sanders, Ted Cruz and Donald Trump. And this week, […]

Stop The Violence And Hate: 5 Things You Can Do Now

I am sure everyone reading this can agree on one thing — the violence and hate needs to stop, and it needs to stop now. I am talking about the daily violence and hatred that is going on around the world. The fire of violence is consuming us, and it seems to be a raging […]

Bill Maher Reveals ’25 Things You Don’t Know’ About Donald Trump

Bill Maher hilariously imagined the kind of things that Donald Trump would say for US Weekly magazine’s “25 Things You Don’t Know” article on Friday. The “Real Time With Bill Maher” host followed up on previous segments, in which he spoofed the replies of Bernie Sanders and Ted Cruz, to poke fun at the presumptive […]

When Things Seem Terribly Wrong

This morning I was on a call with a bunch of my beloved colleagues, a group of powerful and wonderful coaches who meet every Friday morning to discuss the world of coaching, but today it was different. Instead of discussing the world of coaching we were discussing our coaching in the world, a world where […]

Trump Amps Up His Call For Torture: ‘We’re Going To Have To Do Things That Are Unthinkable’

Presumptive Republican presidential nominee and ardent waterboarding supporter Donald Trump wants America to be much tougher on suspected terrorists. So tough, in fact, that we must to do “the unthinkable” when it comes to prisoner interrogation, he said Thursday. Trump, during an interview with New Hampshire’s NH1, was asked about his calls to reinstate waterboarding […]

If Grief Could Speak, Here Are Five Things It Would Say

If grief could speak it would say, I’m sorry. I’m sorry it’s me that arrived at your doorstep instead of love. But I am made of love too. In fact, it’s because I love so much that I hurt so much when I lose the people I love. If grief could speak it would say, […]

12 Things You Should Do in Your 20s

Your 20s are your selfish years and it’s a decade where you immerse yourself in everything around you and the world out there. Ensure you are selfish with your time, look after yourself, pay attention to your mental health and love the people who are important to you. 1. Pat attention to your mental health. […]

10 Things You Do That Make You Less Likeable

Too many people succumb to the mistaken belief that being likeable comes from natural, unteachable traits that belong only to a lucky few–the good looking, the fiercely social, and the incredibly talented. It’s easy to fall prey to this misconception. In reality, being likeable is under your control, and it’s a matter of emotional intelligence […]

5 Things You Can Do Today to Keep Stress from Getting You Down

Photo credit: Benjamin Combs If you’re on a hike and a bear comes crashing out of the bushes you better believe that stress is the perfect response. If though, on an on-going basis, you’re dealing with a miserable situation like an unhappy relationship, money worries or a crazy, unpredictable boss, you’re depleting your mental and […]

The 6 Things A Highly Sensitive Child Needs Most

This article first appeared on “Children do not experience our intentions, no matter how heartfelt. They experience what we manifest in our tone and behaviour.”   —Gordon Neufeld Dear Parents of Highly Sensitive Children, There is nothing wrong with your child. Both you and your child need to know that—really know that. Below are the […]

10 Things I Do When I’m Being Self-Aware

1) I live in reality. Sometimes I feel a nudge of jealousy when I’m reading about successful people. But that’s arrogance. They’re where they are because they’ve earned it. I haven’t. Not yet. And it’s not like they’ve even earned the right to be where they are. They’ve earned the privilege of being where they […]

Things I want the new baby to know Big sister Journal by CafePress

Things I want the new baby to know Big sister Journal by CafePress A beautiful way for your babys siblings to document this special day, in their own words. A MUST HAVE for any new big brother or big sister. Big sister Journal Scribble important stuff – lyrics, recipes, addresses, and more. Our Wire-O bound, […]

8 Things You Should Never Do During Your Workout

SPECIAL FROM Next Avenue By Linda Melone Skipping your warm-up and cool-down, not stretching afterward, not eating beforehand and a host of other tips focus on recommendations for before and after your workout. But often little things you do duringyour workout can be just as harmful, even more so. The following eight subtle habits can […]

This Foolproof Guide Will Help You Get Out Of Things You Don’t Want To Go To

It begins innocently enough. Your neighbor casually mentions an upcoming BBQ and you respond that it sounds like fun. The conversation turns to golf or harpoon guns or something else banal and you forget about the BBQ. Next thing you know, your family is responsible for bringing the potato salad to an all-day birthday party […]

30 Things To Do In Your 20s To Ensure You Succeed In Your 30s

By Brenda Della Casa Success means a lot of things to a lot of women. Whether your definition is a corner office, seeing the world, or finding long-term love, the truth is that lasting success stems from a stable, peaceful, and contented self. It’s for this reason that we must create a solid foundation on […]

WHAT'S EATING YOU? The Top 10 Things That Prevent You From Losing Weight and What You Can Do About Them

WHAT'S EATING YOU? The Top 10 Things That Prevent You From Losing Weight and What You Can Do About Them Learn how to focus on overcoming what causes you to eat, rather than restricting food, to achieve permanent weight loss. Identifying and breaking through the behaviours, beliefs and attitudes that prevent you from losing weight […]

7 Things That Get Me High Today (Instead of Booze)

This was originally published at A lot of people will say that one of the hardest things about sobriety is learning how to have free time. The time that would typically be spent using and getting high is suddenly an intimidating emptiness. For many people, free time is dangerous because it allows them to […]

7 Things That Get Me High Today (Instead of Booze)

This was originally published at A lot of people will say that one of the hardest things about sobriety is learning how to have free time. The time that would typically be spent using and getting high is suddenly an intimidating emptiness. For many people, free time is dangerous because it allows them to […]

11 Things Optimists Want You To Know

This goes out to anyone who has ever been told to get her head out of the clouds. Optimists are known for their perky dispositions and even more so for their overly positive outlook on every situation they encounter — a viewpoint that some may criticize as not grounded in reality. But just because optimists […]

11 Things Optimists Want You To Know

This goes out to anyone who has ever been told to get her head out of the clouds. Optimists are known for their perky dispositions and even more so for their overly positive outlook on every situation they encounter — a viewpoint that some may criticize as not grounded in reality. But just because optimists […]

Wild Things

Wild Things The Wild Things Funky Little Dresses clothing range brings exciting and mythical clothing to your child’s wardrobe; now you can make your own everyday play clothes to bring to life. WILD THINGS: FUNKY LITTLE CLOTHES TO SEW will inspire makers of all abilities to create something exciting for their children that they will […]

Smartphone Lovers More Likely To Forget Things, Walk Into People

Did you forget your wallet at home today? Miss an appointment? Bump into someone on the street?  If you answered “yes” to any of these questions, there’s a good chance that you’re spending a little too much time staring at your iPhone.  New research from psychologists at De Montfort University in Leicester, England, finds that frequent users […]

7 Things I Learned on My Journey to True Love

As you may have heard, I met the love of my life through The Huffington Post. Who knew a mouthy manifesto I wrote after a bad post-divorce date would lead me to my very own Magic Mike, a man who makes me giggle like a school girl on HuffPost Live? Honestly, being struck by lightening […]

7 Things I Want My Son to Know About Leadership

Standing in a crowded gym I watched as my teenage son and several of his friends took to the basketball court. He’s been playing sports since he was four years old and in many ways is a natural athlete when it’s channeled and honed by the great coaches he’s had. In prior seasons it’s taken […]

Zoe Bowie Sings, Despite All Sad Things

Zoe Bowie Sings, Despite All Sad Things Zoe Bowie loves many things-her best friend, Taylor Pie; the color purple; and forming pictures that tell stories from what she sees in the clouds. She sometimes tries to write them down, but her baby brother, Meatball, eats them. Now she simply sings them. As if the frustration […]

Baby Things: Discover Series Picture Book for Children

Baby Things: Discover Series Picture Book for Children Used – Is there a new baby in the house? Will there be one soon? Part of the Kindle Kids Library from Xist Publishing, BABY THINGS features 34 full-color images of all of the things that seem to pile up when there’s a baby around. From bottles […]

8 Things Mentally Strong People Do Every Single Day

Just like people aren’t born with physical strength, no one is blessed with incredible mental strength at birth. Instead, mental strength is developed over time by individuals who choose to make personal development a priority. In addition to avoiding the things that could hold them back, mentally strong people create healthy habits that assist them […]

5 Things Not to Do to a Person With Deformity

I was nearly boiled to death as a six-month-old infant. I fell into a pot of boiling-hot water, immersed in it for nearly an hour — alone and unsupervised. This traumatic event, literally scarred me for life. Physically for sure, but also emotionally and psychologically. Dysmorphohpobia — It’s a word that most people have never […]

12 Things to Stop Blaming Yourself For

Too often in life I find myself apologizing for situations or things that, quite frankly, are out of my control. Why? Because I feel like I have to be at fault for something going wrong because I’m technically the one in charge of my own life. However, as I go through the growing pains of […]

Raising Our Vibration by Doing the Things We Love

I think we’re going to start to see more and more of the phrase “raising your vibration” in the coming years, the New Age movement has adapted to this idea fully, and personally a lot of the mentors and therapists I have spent time with in the last year alone, all have agreed that in […]

18 Things That Whisk Us Back To The Summers Of Our Youth

Summer is the season of freedom from work and school and excessive amounts of clothing. Huff/Post50 editors asked members of our Facebook community to name the things that remind them of their summers as kids. Here are some of our favorite answers: 1. Hearing Brian Hyland’s “Itsy Bitsy Teeny Weeny Yellow Polka-Dot Bikini.” 2. Dairy […]

8 Things No One Tells You About Doing Yoga

The essential lessons every yogi should learn. By Alison Feller, SELF I have always been a self-proclaimed adrenaline junkie. I was a competitive dancer through college, and once I got hooked on running and Spinning I was all cardio, all the time. But yoga? Never. Then one night, just a few years ago, I was […]

8 Things Success-Oriented People Practice

Each of you can probably name an “overnight” success story, but most successful people spend countless hours nurturing and caring for their beloved projects. Many people assume that successful people have things handed to them or that it comes with little effort. However, what is not always obvious is that they are successful because they […]

5 Things to Do Today to Save Your Relationship

The decline of a relationship is an awful thing to experience. More often than not, the process starts slowly, and we hardly notice little ways we may be pulling back or growing apart. Eventually, negative dynamics start to evolve, then persist for so long that we have trouble knowing where to start when it comes […]

10 Things No One Ever Told Me About Grief

“No one ever told me that grief felt so like fear.” — C. S. Lewis, A Grief Observed In 1979, when I was two weeks shy of turning 5, my father died. He had suffered for as long as I can recall from the effects of cancer, so my family was not surprised when he […]

The 3 Things You Need to Stop Doing to Be Happier Today

Sometimes it’s the not the things we need to start doing but the things we need to let go of doing that are holding us back from making progress and moving forward. 1. Stop trying to be perfect. As women, we have this idea in our head that we need to be superhuman. We strive […]

Baby’s Things

Baby’s Things ‘Baby’s Things’ is one of a series of chunky board books full of appealing images of familiar objects – clothes and toys and baby things – accompanied by simple words. Price: $ Sold by

7 Things You Should Know About The Death Penalty, Even If You Support It

Dzhokhar Tsarnaev, who set off homemade bombs at the Boston Marathon and embarked on a week-long police chase with his brother Tamerlan in April 2013, was sentenced to death on Friday. The seven-woman, five-man jury that handed down Tsarnaev’s sentence went against the wishes of several Boston bombing victims, including the parents of the attack’s […]

9 Things I’ve Gained From Sobriety

When I first ventured into sobriety two years ago, a family friend, who is also sober, said to me: “You’ll be amazed how full your life can be.” At the time, I didn’t believe that. My life was full when I was drinking — at least I thought it was. It took some time, but […]

On Thinking About Things Cosmically

Before I begin, no, this is not a post about Outer Space. Sorry to disappoint all of you Interstellar enthusiasts. Moving on! I remember the first time that I ever sat in the poorly lit nurse’s office at Samuel Staples Elementary School was because I was sent there after I was hysterically crying outside of […]

5 Things a Health Care Provider Should Not Say to a Widow

Last week on The Huffington Post, I submitted a piece entitled “Five Things Not to Say to a New Widow,” and I received an overwhelming response. Widows, friends and family of widows, and people who work with widows all wrote to me about how they felt this piece hit home for them. What was interesting […]

Starting a Juice Cleanse? 4 Things You Need to Know

Juices cleanses are a trendy weight-loss method. Proponents of juice cleanses claim you will lose weight and remove toxins from your body. Is it really healthy to only have liquids for as long as a week? If you don’t get enough fruits and vegetables in your diet, juicing may help in that area. In most […]

Don’t Eat the Last Cookie — And 5 Other Things I’ve Learned About Creating a Happy Marriage

Holding on to the seat, I wheel my newly purchased road bike out of the garage and onto my gravel driveway. I was excited about my first ride, also a bit nervous as I had zero experience with clipless pedals, but there I was, ready to go. What happened next was like a bad, slow […]

5 Things You Didn’t Know About Caffeine

We R29ers are one caffeinated bunch — but, how much do we really know about what’s in our beloved coffee, tea, or soda? In Caffeinated: How Our Daily Habit Helps, Hurts, and Hooks Us, journalist Murray Carpenter reveals the secret world of the most widely used and misunderstood drug in the country. Despite the fact […]

5 Things I’d Like to Tell My 7th-Grade Self

I recently was invited to keynote at a Microsoft Digigirlz Camp in Albuquerque, New Mexico. And while I was very honored to keynote the event, I struggled a bit with what to say. I kept thinking back to what I was like in 7th or 8th grade and wondered what that girl would have wanted […]

113 Things To Do By 13 With Tips From Your Fave Celebs And Tween Insiders 113 Things To Do By 13

113 Things To Do By 13 With Tips From Your Fave Celebs And Tween Insiders 113 Things To Do By 13 Presents lists how-tos recipes beauty tips celebritiy facts and personal advice for girls who are about to turn thirteen.Title 113 Things to Do by 13Author Macleod Brittany Macleod Terri CONPublisher Harlequin BooksPublication Date 20090501Number […]

43 Things I Would Say to My Angsty Teenage Self

A friend of mine from my teen years recently got married. Even though we lost touch, I still feel the same joy for her that I would if we were still a close part of each other’s lives. She looked radiant and blissful. In seeing the pictures floating around Facebook, I can’t help but reminisce […]

9 Real Things No One Tells You About Having a C-Section

If you’re lucky, the final weeks of your pregnancy are spent asking fellow moms what you really need to know about childbirth. I asked all the down and dirty questions getting ready for the birth day. Most, if not all, of the moms I spoke with had delivered their children vaginally, so there was the […]

Smart People Should Create Things

It was 1974 and Art Fry was spending his weekend singing for the local church choir. On this particular Sunday, Fry was dealing with a relatively boring problem: He couldn’t keep his bookmarks in place. In order to find hymns quickly, Fry would stick little pieces of paper between the pages like bookmarks. The only […]

3 Things I’ve Learned Watching My Sister Fight Breast Cancer

Here in Kansas City, you don’t have to walk very far before you see people of all ages dressed in Royals gear. That certainly was the case at Kauffman Stadium when we took our kids to the ballpark. Everywhere you looked was blue. Hosmer, Salvy, Moose and Cain jerseys surrounded you on all sides. But […]

Few Other Sarah Hyland Titles Offer So Much – 159 Things You Need To Know

Few Other Sarah Hyland Titles Offer So Much – 159 Things You Need To Know New, enriched Sarah Hyland. This book is your ultimate resource for Sarah Hyland. Here you will find the most up-to-date 159 Success Facts, Information, and much more. In easy to read chapters, with extensive references and links to get you […]

The Natural Disorder of Things: Baby Blues Scrapbook 25

The Natural Disorder of Things: Baby Blues Scrapbook 25 It''s a family feud full of fun and togetherness in Kirkman and Scott''s The Natural Disorder of Things. Readers step into the home of the MacPhersons, a perfectly normal family with perfectly chaotic lives. Daryl and Wanda are deep in the trenches of child rearing, earning […]

The Natural Disorder of Things: Baby Blues Scrapbook 25

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10 Things You Need to Let Go of to Find Peace

I’m surrounded by 20-somethings in my everyday life. I look at their energy, enthusiasm, and youth… overhear them talk about their hopes and dreams and alternately listen to all the angst and frustration they go through. My friends and I often joke that we would never in this lifetime want to go back to our […]

101 Things Everyone Should Know About Judaism

101 Things Everyone Should Know About Judaism What’s the difference between Reform and Orthodox Judaism? What does it mean to keep kosher? And what are mizvot? Compact and comprehensive, 101 Things Everyone Should Know about Judaism touches on all these basics and more. You’ll learn all you need to know about this ancient religion and […]

When Technology Loses: 3 Things I Won’t Give Up

Technology is a beautiful reflection of how intelligent, foreword thinking and innovative the human race is. We create technology that saves lives and makes other components of our lifestyle so simple. It’s a beautiful thing that most of us use in our personal or business lives in one form or another. There are, however, a […]

A Budget Of Letters, Or, Things Which I Saw Abroad

A Budget Of Letters, Or, Things Which I Saw Abroad This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1847. Excerpt: … At all the stations there are good, substantial stone houses, but no […]

100 Good Things That Happen as You Grow Older

100 Good Things That Happen as You Grow Older Used – Old age used to come early in life, and everyone dreaded it, because it was always seen as a series of losses: youth, beauty, health, jobs, abilities. But things are changing. Snelling takes a look at the positive side, focusing on the latest information […]

All Things Girl Leader's Guide

All Things Girl Leader's Guide ALL THINGS GIRL Leader''s Guide is for home, group, or parish use with the All Things Girl book series that includes the titles: Friends, Boys, and Getting Along Mirror, Mirror on the Wall…What is Beauty, After All? Girls Rock! Mind Your Manners Modern and Modest ATG Journal for Prayers, Thoughts, […]

How Your Brain Learns New Things

Have you ever met someone who learns new things easily? Spanish, algebra, the piano — all mastered with ease while you struggle to memorize verb conjugations, formulas and which key is middle C. Maybe you’re the person who has no trouble picking up a new skill, but when friends ask how you do it you […]

Top 10 Most Difficult and Useful Things People Need to Learn in Their 20s

What are the most difficult and useful things people have to learn in their 20s?: originally appeared on Quora: The best answer to any question. Ask a question, get a great answer. Learn from experts and access insider knowledge. You can follow Quora on Twitter, Facebook, and Google+. Answer by Nicolas Cole, Writer and Artist, […]

5 Things I No Longer Apologize For

You may have noticed that women apologize a lot. A whole lot. While it’s appropriate to say, “sorry!” when we’ve, say, stepped on another’s toe, apologizing for being ourselves hurts us and, by way of example, others. 1. For not being a night owl. I think I’m genetically predisposed to turn into a mushy-headed pumpkin […]

Survey Reveals 50 Simple Things That Make Us Feel Great

We may fantasize about going on a tropical vacation, buying a luxury car or winning the lottery, but there’s good news for those of us who aren’t likely to fulfill those dreams anytime soon: We don’t actually need any of that fancy stuff to find happiness. — This feed and its contents are the property […]

99 Things Women Wish They Knew Before Planning for Retirement

99 Things Women Wish They Knew Before Planning for Retirement Money and emotion are two worlds that never go well together, like oil and water! Women either have a great relationship with money, or it’s a disaster. With approximately 40 million baby boomers coming into retirement in America alone, the question that I have asked […]

15 Characteristics of People Who Make Things Happen

A few years ago I dabbled in Multi-Level Marketing and tried my hand at a few Networking Companies. I didn’t make much money or grow in the ranks like I could have because I didn’t give these pursuits the kind of focus, attention or commitment they required. The one thing I took away from these […]

10 Things Nanas Know

I was one of the first in my group of friends to get married and have children, so it is only logical that I would be one of the first to become a grandmother. My friends look at my pictures of my grandchildren with the proper amount of enthusiasm, but until they have walked in […]

Things Not To Do Or Say To Your Pregnant Wife

Things Not To Do Or Say To Your Pregnant Wife Sometimes men forget to use their internal editor. During my wife’s pregnancy, I discovered I never turn mine on. I started posting some of the things I’d do or say without thinking on Facebook, and soon developed these postings into a book. For men who […]

Finland’s Schools Are Overhauling The Way They Do Things. Here’s How

Finland’s education system, often held up as an exemplary model for the rest of the world, is on the verge of making some major changes. For years, Finland has led the pack in international test scores, becoming a source of fascination for education policymakers and experts. Now, the country is changing the way it teaches […]

The Feminine Culture: 6 Things I Learned From Women That Make Me #Thrive

© Cosmin Gheorghe Our current notion of success, in which we drive ourselves into the ground, if not the grave -in which working to the point of exhaustion and burnout is considered a badge of honor- was put in place by men, in workplace culture dominated by men. — Arianna Huffington, Thrive One of the […]

8 Things To Get Rid Of Today | #OWNSHOW | Oprah Winfrey Network

When starting to organize your space there are large tasks that seem insurmountable and then there are small steps that anyone can take today. Professional organizer Jill Pollack has 8 places for you to start to get your home in order today. Find OWN on TV at SUBSCRIBE: #OWNSHOW is a digital exclusive […]

101 Things to Do with Cheese

101 Things to Do with Cheese Slice it, dice it, melt it, shred it – or just eat it plain. There’s no wrong way to savor the deliciousness that is cheese. But, as Adams and Barlow show, there are plenty of right ways to enjoy it. Bake Gruy re on top of French Onion Soup. […]

4 Things I Learned From My Wife’s Cancer Scare

Marriage vows are promises that we make to our soon-to-be spouses during the wedding ceremony. Most of us say these things with all intentions of reaching ‘until death do us part’… But, what happens when “in sickness and in health” becomes a relevant vow much earlier than you expected? Do you stay or walk away? […]

CosmoGIRL! The Book of Happy Things!

CosmoGIRL! The Book of Happy Things! Every word in this joyful CosmoGIRL! collection will help chase away the blues and bring a smile to a girl’s face. That’s because it contains scores of the happiest thoughts imaginable about the people she loves, the activities she enjoys, even the foods she likes most. Just think about […]

Runnin Things: The Resilient Spirit Of An Entrepreneur

Runnin Things: The Resilient Spirit Of An Entrepreneur Who better to write a book on entrepreneurship than the entrepreneurial beauty queen of Cleveland? Teresa''s knowledge and experience will be a sure help to those looking start their own business as well as those veterans that have been in business for some time. . . Alexis […]

22 Things To Start Doing Now That Will Improve The Rest Of Your Life

On Quora, the social question-and-answer site, a 23-year-old student asked: “What can people start doing now that will help them a lot in five years?” Hundreds of answers poured in, and this one by Quora contributor Andy Giroux was one of our favorites. You can contribute your own answers to this and other questions; we’ll […]

48 Things I Know for Sure

You can learn something from everyone who crosses your path. Some people will show you what not to do and others pass along a bit of wisdom that improves your life. Not too long ago, I was at the art studio of painter Jonas Gerard who told me you have to silence your inner critic […]

5 Things You Need to Know About the U.S.-Israel Relationship Under President Obama

Since Israel’s founding in 1948, the United States has stood firmly as its closest ally in the Middle East. The first country to recognize Israel, the United States has forged a deep and unshakable bond with Israel through a multifaceted relationship that reflects the depth and breadth of the ties between our people and the […]

12 Things You May Not Remember About Who You Really Are

1. You are ever-expanding. The Universe is always expanding and as a piece of the Universe, you are also ever-expanding, giving birth to new ideas, desires and dreams. The problem is you are taught from a young age to squash your desires and conform to the status quo and the expectations of others. The gap […]

11 Simple Strategies to Blow Through Procrastination and Get Things Done!

“I know I need to do X, but I just can’t seem to get myself to do it.” This was a comment that a business coaching client shared with me a short while ago. It’s a common problem, one that over half the business owners I know struggle with from time to time – the […]