Side Effects of the Information Age

Side Effects of the Information Age

Demagogues or rabble rousers have always had a leg up in the political arena. If you can whip up a frenzy of prejudice and ignorance and raise the specter of looming threats or conspiratorial “elites”, while not being particularly beholden to facts, you’ll get a 

Creativity as a Process, not an Event

Creativity as a Process, not an Event

In 1666, one of the most influential scientists in history was strolling through a garden when he was struck with a flash of creative brilliance that would change the world. While standing under the shade of an apple tree, Sir Isaac Newton saw an apple 

4 Ways to Overcome Self-Doubt

4 Ways to Overcome Self-Doubt

Image Credit – Lifehack.org Entrepreneurs have frequent opportunities to doubt themselves, their plans, ideas and abilities. Perhaps you’ve occasionally asked yourself, “Am I really cut out for this job?” or “Am I on the right track?” In 1998, I was laid off from a prominent 

9 Habits of Creative Genius

9 Habits of Creative Genius

Article by Dr. Wayne W. Dyer “Everyone is born a genius, but the process of living de-geniuses them.” — Buckminster Fuller Genius is a potential that lives within you and every other human being. You have many moments of genius in your lifetime. These are the 

The Power of Aromatherapy

The Power of Aromatherapy

Aromatherapy. You may not know exactly what it is, but you can’t escape it. Everywhere you turn, there is a plethora of scented candles, oils, sprays and incense all claiming to be good for your health and well-being. “Smell this and feel calm!” “Light this, 

20 Signs It’s Time To Let Go & Move On

20 Signs It’s Time To Let Go & Move On

We find out how strong we are in the moments of uncertainty life inevitably gives us. The unplanned events – layoffs, death, disease or divorce – can come crashing into our world at any moment. Then the questionable life changes crop up. Should I stay 

5 Ways to Build the Resilience You Need to Succeed

5 Ways to Build the Resilience You Need to Succeed

Image credit: Iron Man | Marvel Studios The Boston Red Sox. Robert Downey Jr. Martha Stewart. Everyone loves a good comeback story. Perhaps the most famous example in the business world is Steve Jobs, who was forced out of Apple — the company he founded — in 

Emotional Energetic Healing: The Future of Medicine is Here

Emotional Energetic Healing: The Future of Medicine is Here

“Everything is energy.” ~ Albert Einstein Energy medicine is at once time-honored and new. Whether using traditional forms like acupuncture, T’ai chi and reiki or modern applications such as Emotional Freedom Technique (EFT), magnetic, vibrational or music therapy, working with the human energetic system to create wellness 

Often Overlooked Secrets to Success

Often Overlooked Secrets to Success

Image credit: Wes Peck | Flickr In his book, Influence: The Psychology of Persuasion, Robert Cialdini lists six principles of ethical persuasion. The first s reciprocity. “The reciprocity rule says that we should try to repay, in kind, what another person has provided us,” Cialdini