Embed from Getty Images Do you have a “fixed” mindset, or do you have a “growth” mindset? See how many of the following signs/traits you have: • You believe talent/personality is something people are born with • You’re constantly trying to prove something to the world • You avoid asking for help from others, thinking it’s a sign of weakness • You tend to “stick to what you know” instead of trying new, potentially better ways of doing things • You like setting big goals, but you dislike making plans to achieve those goals • When you fail, you tend to get disheartened or react defensively If two or more of the signs and traits listed above apply to you, then you may have a predominantly “fixed” mindset—and that’s a bad thing because fixed mindsets tend to cripple your development and severely limit what you can accomplish in your lifetime.
Embed from Getty Images — Thinking about the traditional business meeting brings up images of people in stuffy suits sitting around a long table discussing business on the outside, completely bored on the inside.
Wet Hot American Summer: Fantasy Camp RPG Interior Put on your cut-off shorts, wail on your acoustic guitar, and make sure you’ve got your 20-sided die, because http://devastatorpress.com, America’s only all-humor press, launched a successful Kickstarter campaign to fund an officially licensed role playing game (RPG) based on the classic comedy film WET HOT AMERICAN SUMMER!
Embed from Getty Images — Are you a nice guy? This may be part of what holds you back in dating. See, there’s a problem inherent with being nice (as opposed to being a Nice Guy): it’s unsexy.The “nice guy” is pleasant and safe… and bland.
As I stand wrapped in my Nautica bathrobe, I take a breath in anticipation of receiving my much-needed massage.
Embed from Getty Images “What you’re doing speaks so loudly I can hardly hear a word you’re saying.” These words, first captured by master motivator Earl Nightingale, sum up the relationship between your child and you.
— Embed from Getty Images — If Plan A is for attaining your dreams, Plan B is for avoiding nightmares.
Embed from Getty Images Norman Mailer once said: “Because there is very little honor left in American life, there is a certain built-in tendency to destroy masculinity in American men.” I don’t know about that.
Embed from Getty Images If you spend any amount of time on the internet these days, it’s extremely trendy to be an entrepreneur.
“When my husband left, my world had become incredibly narrow and small. Him leaving saved me. At the beginning I didn’t see it this way, but it freed me.
— I first introduced you to 13-year-old Isolde Fair a few months ago when she created a music video for her song “To All The Little Girls,” which was created from words in Hillary Clinton’s concession speech.
Embed from Getty Images I’m supposed to go to a major corporation this afternoon and speak about white privilege.
Embed from Getty Images — Some days they offer good advice and others are overly critical. You can’t pinpoint it but have an inkling the relationship is going south and would be better if you went separate ways.
Embed from Getty Images — Welcome to Hell “Stop hitting my mommy!” A little boy’s world at six-years-old—living in the chaos of two parents out of control, yelling accusations, weekly fights, and emotional abuse.
Embed from Getty Images My six-year-old son got into the car after school and declared he only wanted to have one kid when he grew up.
Embed from Getty Images — Since the election of President Trump, there have been two major shifts in the American consciousness. First, is a resurgence of interest in politics. It has been exciting to witness and be a part of the numerous demonstrations that occur on an almost weekly basis, beginning with the inauguration demonstrations then the women’s march – the largest demonstration in history – up to the march for science, which occurred this past week. The second shift has been the massive pendulum swing towards progressive political ideology. Environmental issues, healthcare, and a renaissance of feminism are back in the forefront of American minds. Special elections in lockdown republican districts of Kansas and Georgia were so close – Democrats coming within percentage points of Republican candidates – that Republicans run a real chance of losing both the House and Senate in midterm elections.
Embed from Getty Images — The movie “The Hangover” weaves a story of a Las Vegas bachelor party so filled with debauchery, that the groom goes missing and his friends have no memory of the evening.
I never knew Hannah Baker. Of course, none of us knew her since she is a fictional character in Jay Asher’s best-selling book and the extraordinary Netflix series, 13 Reasons Why.
It’s a (seductive) movement. My Facebook news feed is cluttered with ads from life coaches, consultants, and online entrepreneurs, and they all seem to be saying the same thing.
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