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You can't always get what you want

Aug 19, 2013 - 8:00 AM

In order to get something better sometimes you have to let go of the things you have

7 signs you might be a narcissist

Jul 15, 2013 - 8:00 AM

Narcissism goes far beyond obvious manifestations of a desperate need for validation and admiration

3 reasons we all need a little chaos in our lives

Jul 01, 2013 - 8:00 AM

Chaos wakes us up shakes us into awareness shows us we have limits and makes us finally say That’s enough

Six ways to squash self-doubt

Jun 17, 2013 - 8:00 AM

We can learn to pick hypercritical thoughts out of our heads and squash them enough to minimize their damage

10 ways we sabotage our own success

Jun 03, 2013 - 8:00 AM

We can achieve misery and ruin pretty well on our own Sad to say we are often our own worst frenemy

Mend or end? How to deal with a toxic friend

May 20, 2013 - 8:00 AM

Resentment which is the natural offshoot of toxic friendships is like poison

10 types of lousy listeners

Apr 22, 2013 - 8:00 AM

Listening is a skill and one that gets more and more difficult to master the older you get

Three ways fashion makes us foolish

Apr 08, 2013 - 8:00 AM

Here are 3 ways I think fashion robs us of our common sense

Online you vs. real life you: what’s the difference?

Mar 25, 2013 - 7:18 AM

Does the dichotomy between our online selves and our real life selves have any worrisome effects on us?

3 things I hate about Valentine’s Day

Feb 11, 2013 - 8:10 AM

I love LOVE and I’m all for celebrating love I just hate all the hype that surrounds it in February

3 ways to beat job burnout

Jan 28, 2013 - 8:00 AM

Whatever changes you decide to make just do them before it’s too late If you’re feeling burned out – act on it Whining will get you nowhere

5 doable ways to detox

Jan 14, 2013 - 8:01 AM

The human body is designed to get rid of what we don’t need All we need to do to help it along is adopt and maintain a healthier lifestyle

How to head off a holiday hangover

Dec 31, 2012 - 12:02 PM

If you re planning to welcome the New Year with more than just a couple of drinks here are a few tips to nip that hangover in the bud

The end of the world as we know it

Dec 17, 2012 - 3:19 AM

Unpleasant as they may be end of the world scares always serve as chilling but necessary reminders of our own mortality

Thanksgiving: 3 ways to cultivate an attitude of gratitude

Nov 19, 2012 - 1:20 AM

Gratitude takes time and effort as well as a good bit of reflection and a side helping of humility

How to make it through Mercury Retrograde

Nov 05, 2012 - 5:28 AM

Even if it turns out that Mercury Retrograde is just a load of bull it s never a bad idea to be ready for life throwing you a couple of curve balls

Love, life, and leftover women

Oct 22, 2012 - 7:39 AM

You’ll find and choose what’s right for you eventually at the time that’s right for you If you haven’t found it yet that doesn’t make you a leftover – no matter what age you are

Bullying and the Social Media Mob

Oct 08, 2012 - 5:24 AM

Power was always meant to be a force for good to protect the weak and make the world a better place So it needs to be restrained by responsibility guided by a spirit of service and tempered with compassion and common sense

What happened when Rappler's Mood Meter made me moody

Sep 26, 2012 - 4:33 PM

I realized I d fallen into this really silly tendency a lot of us have to focus on little negative details instead of the big picture

Meeting Maria Ressa and 3 other great takeaways from Social Good Summit

Sep 23, 2012 - 11:20 PM

I attended the Social Good Summit on Saturday Septembe 22 and it was totally fabbo

The simple, scientific (and kind of scary) reason behind social media addiction

Sep 13, 2012 - 6:58 PM

I was really relieved to hear there was this whole smart scientific explanation for the fact that I practically live inside my computer