What doesn’t kill you makes you stronger. That old adage roughly sums up the idea of antifragility, a term coined by the statistician and writer Nassim Taleb. The term refers […]
Research has shown the benefits of mindfulness, but the current mindfulness craze cannot deliver on its overhyped promises.
Searching for happiness in the midst of personal or societal crises are nothing new.
Humans are wired for short-term thinking according to neuroscience, making it difficult to save for retirement.
A textbook pregnancy consists of three trimesters. The baby develops at a relatively predictable rate during this time, from pomegranate seed to avocado to watermelon. And mom’s body adapts accordingly […]
Social interactions are important for building the strongest relationships.
We all know that work-life balance can be difficult, but do we make it harder on ourselves by how we choose to conceptualize the idea? More specifically, is the concept […]
At first blush, the damages done by sexual harassment seem obvious. Make that incredibly obvious. Such behavior exposes our organizations to legal consequences and the subsequent financial fallout. And in […]
It's insidious and destructive, but there are some things you can do to develop a healthier relationship with material things.
A study of 1.6 million people ties high incomes with more positive emotions and fewer negative ones, but only towards the self.
In her book The Art of Rest, one researcher conducted a thorough analysis of the top 10 activities we find most restful.
A new study casts doubt on previous research showing that emotional well-being plateaus at an income of $75,000 per year.
We look back at a year ravaged by a global pandemic, economic downturn, political turmoil and the ever-worsening climate crisis.
New research suggests you can't fake your emotional state to improve your work life — you have to feel it.
Learn how to practice "self-indifference."
First, recognize that our genes make us worrywarts.
Fractal patterns are noticed by people of all ages, even small children, and have significant calming effects.
A new study found that personality growth in young adults predicted career benefits such as income, degree attainment, and job satisfaction.
Radical thinker Rutger Bregman paints a new, more beautiful portrait of humanity.
Aligning your goals with deeply held values produces better results—in your career and life.
A recent NIHR report found that students with previously low connectedness scores saw improvement in well-being and eased anxiety.
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A new survey found that 27 percent of millennials are saving more money due to the pandemic, but most can't stay within their budgets.
Amid such suffering, people need some joy.
Move over, forest bathing.
Money can't buy happiness, but try being hopeful and broke at the same time.
Symptoms of mental illness in children are often dismissed as "going through a phase."
Can we affirm everything in life, the beauty and the suffering? Nietzsche says yes.
A new study used artificial intelligence to analyze relationship data from thousands of couples.
Six in 10 people say poor mental health impacts their concentration at work.