What would happen if everything was gone. Imagine somehow that everything you hold dear gets taken away from you: family, job, friends, home, everythi
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Steven Pinker, Harvard professor, cognitive psychologist, and author of Enlightenment Now, asserts that the world is safer than it has ever been and h
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I spent the last 4 days at James Madison University where I was invited to speak to the students of the College of Business. What an incredible grou
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There is a lurking force that can rob us of our happiness, confidence, and hope; it sends us spiraling from a self-assured state of mind to one of wor
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Giving makes people happy. Researchers from Harvard University and the University of British Columbia found that spending money on
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A few weeks ago my son was in Munich, Germany at Oktoberfest with a few college friends. At some point during the festivities, he got separated fr
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“You shouldn’t focus on why you can’t do something, which is what most people do. You should focus on why perhaps you can, and be one of the exc
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Do you remember Newton’s Cradle? This popular toy landed on the desks of many executives back in the 80’s. It models Newton’s 3rd La
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Do you ever feel overwhelmed? Recently I have felt like there weren’t enough hours in the day, like I was treading water in the deep end, and th
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I was in New York City twice last week for work. What an amazing city! In my 30 minute walk to my destination I feel like I saw just about everything.
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#NoHumanIsLimited On this Monday morning, how could I not write about Eliud Kipchoge, the 34-year-old Kenyan who achieved an unimaginable sp
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“It’s not because things are difficult that we dare not venture. It’s because we dare not venture that they are difficult.” 
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What do you want? Actually, those 4 words could be my complete post today if I believed in our ability to actually answer this question truthfully. We
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Who is up for a Free 7-Day Challenge? You can relax, it’s not a colon cleanse and it’s absolutely not push-ups! Actually, for this challen
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Do you ever think about the worst-case scenario? Tell me if this sounds familiar: Your teenager is driving somewhere but never texts to say he arrived
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“Every block of stone has a statue inside it and it is the task of the sculptor to discover it.” ~ Michelangelo Of the 7 traditional subdi
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Have you ever said, “Why aren’t things working out for me?” I have undoubtedly said those words too, and the words that usually foll
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Do you remember riding on a seesaw? I remember going so fast that I was actually lifted off my seat at the top as the wooden plank pivoted on the cent
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A few weeks ago I was at Orangetheory Fitness Princeton. We were instructed to move to the rowers for a 500 meter row. As we headed over, our coa
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