Self

Self growth never stops. We look at brave new ways for professionals to learn, focus, and move forward with sustainability and authenticity.

According to UC Berkeley psychologist Dacher Keltner, we gain power by practicing empathy. We lose it by becoming intoxicated by it. How should we deal with power?

Abraham Maslow’s hierarchy of needs is a pyramid scheme that won’t ruin your bank account. His philosophies of human motivation have influenced everything from business theory to self-help books and can be incorporated into our lives to provide a clear path towards self-betterment, health, happiness, and productivity.

Leadership and vulnerability aren’t mutually exclusive. Opening up can be powerful. Being present and courageous with your team can motivate and inspire.

Devices can be distracting but, according to 1 million+ subscribers of popular meditation app, Headspace, they can also be a place for meditation and focus.

Does the ability to achieve goals and maintain healthy habits truly result from strong willpower? Recent studies suggest otherwise.

Human attention spans are dwindling. According to new research, that might not be a bad thing. Here’s how to work and chill in the multi-screen era.  

 

Neuroplasticity-enhancing headphones, Halo Sport promise faster, better learning. Are they legit or quackery?

Switch: How to Change Things When Change is Hard explores our aversion to the unfamiliar and how to modify our mindset to help initiate change.