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Without self-acceptance, self-improvement is only noise.

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How we overcomplicate what could be exceedingly simple.

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A Harvard psychologist’s advice to bust stress

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Open your hands and let everything fall.


How knowing yourself is the key to moving forward.

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#2 — They expect resistance from those they lead.

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“Learning to lead is a process of learning by doing. It can’t be taught in a classroom. It is a craft primarily acquired through on-the-job experiences — especially adverse experiences in which the new manager, working beyond his current capabilities, proceeds by trial and error.”

Dr. Linda Hill, Harvard…


How your brain sabotages public health measures

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Six simple habits to build into your life

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You don’t need to have an opinion.

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