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How to change the way you deal with change Article

How to change the way you deal with change

Editor’s note: So much great business advice, so little time to read. That’s why each month…

As technology advances, we question what it means to be human Article

As technology advances, we question what it means to be human

Underneath questions about whether artificial intelligence can create works of art, or whether—and how—robots can take…

Why gendered language is everyone’s business Article

Why gendered language is everyone’s business

It was an upscale Indian restaurant near Central Park–”magnificent views of the park and upper Manhattan,…

Stemming the loneliness epidemic one interaction at a time Article

Stemming the loneliness epidemic one interaction at a time

As you’ve likely heard, there is an epidemic of loneliness going around. People feel profoundly disconnected…

What will we leave behind for the underrepresented in tech? Article

What will we leave behind for the underrepresented in tech?

Women are able to vote, drive, own property, pursue almost any career they want, raise a…

Volunteering your skill set can have some surprising benefits Article

Volunteering your skill set can have some surprising benefits

Selfishness is underrated. Wait—hear me out! Giving, giving, giving is a surefire path to burning out.…

3 surprising ways to volunteer your professional skills Article

3 surprising ways to volunteer your professional skills

We see you, do-gooder. You’re a busy, talented professional, so lucky and you know it. You…

Jenny Dempsey teaches that your health is a unique ecosystem all your own Article

Jenny Dempsey teaches that your health is a unique ecosystem all your own

How many health and wellness listicles have you favorited? You know, those stories like: “5 foods…

Our technology is only as empathetic as we are Article

Our technology is only as empathetic as we are

I’ve been to SXSW Interactive six times. Maybe it’s just me, but for many years I…

Growing up vs. adulting: the journey toward adulthood has changed Article

Growing up vs. adulting: the journey toward adulthood has changed

A few months ago, I learned about adulting—the modern term for twenty-somethings engaging in adult-like behavior.…

Stop exercising and start moving Article

Stop exercising and start moving

I’m moving house in T-minus 10 days. So, yesterday, after assembling 35 cardboard boxes, dismantling two…

Will you show up with your emotions, or send an emoji instead? Article

Will you show up with your emotions, or send an emoji instead?

If you’ve tweeted, posted to Instagram, or texted in the past few days—and who among us…

The kids are alright… but they don’t want your stuff Article

The kids are alright… but they don’t want your stuff

As our parents age, we move to a new phase of the parent-child relationship and accept…

How to make a soundtrack for your life Article

How to make a soundtrack for your life

“Splish Splash” and the “Flying Purple People Eater.” The Beatles. Goth, goth, goth. Fugazi and Bikini…

“V” in the moment of change: Q&A with diversity and inclusion expert Vernā Myers Article

“V” in the moment of change: Q&A with diversity and inclusion expert Vernā Myers

Everyone's a little bit racist. And the sooner we all figure that out, the sooner we…

Everyone is welcome here: making space for sanctuary in the workplace Article

Everyone is welcome here: making space for sanctuary in the workplace

We've heard about sanctuary cities, but what about sanctuary in the workplace? More employees are asking…

With eyes wide open, Generation Z looks to serve, share, and impact Article

With eyes wide open, Generation Z looks to serve, share, and impact

As with every generation, Generation Z has unique qualities. But how is this new generation looking…

Best friend, furry friend: the changing dynamics of pets and people Article

Best friend, furry friend: the changing dynamics of pets and people

The relationship between pets and people is changing. Learn how cultural norms and societal swings are…

“Alexa, what is hygge?” Article

“Alexa, what is hygge?”

Can a home that's "smart" also be hygge? With our modern-day need for technologically advanced everything,…

The long-term effects of Millennial bashing Article

The long-term effects of Millennial bashing

Millennial bashing is almost a sport for some, and while mostly in fun, it isn't very…