A number of stimulating books in psychology can provide insights and inspiration for developing creative thinking.
For example, in her NY Times article The Power of Concentration, Maria Konnikova reports on a University of Washington study on the effects of meditation training on multitasking.
She is author of Mastermind: How to Think Like Sherlock Holmes.
According to some research, we can only do or cognitively focus on one thing at a time. That is one of the themes of the PBS presentation based on the book Super Brain, by Rudolph E. Tanzi and Deepak Chopra.
The Express TribuneWomen empowerment: Handmade fabrics, accessories from Bahawalpur exhibitedThe Express TribuneHumanitarian organisations have initiated a number of projects across the country to empower women.
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Think Jar Collective: "The new RSA animate video, The Power of Outrospection is quite thought provoking and has gotten me thinking about all kinds of links between empathy and creativity.In the video, philosopher Roman Krznaric explores the idea that we live in a time that demands more empathic adventurers in all aspects of life. Empathy not just so we act better towards others, but also because it helps us create better innovations, services and quality of life. I was struck by the video because I think there is something in the zeitgeist these days that highlights the importance of empathy for creating."
What role do you have in a world where over 300,000 women die each year from complications related to childbirth? The Millennium Development Goals include reducing maternal mortality by 75% and achieving universal access to reproductive healthcare.
After the winter holiday, I have big plans in store for my little firsties! I really want them to start adding more *colorful* details to their morning journals. I created these fun display posters as a reference for them.
Pain, rejection, loneliness, abandonment are some of the many things that couples feel when struggling in relationships.
It’s difficult indeed to ignore such emotions, especially when they become a pattern. Many of us are unaware of their root cause and that the key to having a truthful, loving relationship with our partner is to mirror the nurturing relationship we have with our inner child.
The inner child is a very powerful voice that resides deep in our being. It talks to us about fear, hurt, needs that are not being met, the safety that it is longing for and the love that it hungers for.
Inspiring Working WomenHuffington Post UK (blog)2012 has been the year of many things - but if one thing stands out to me more than anything else (even more than sport, and that's saying something) it's that 2012 has been the year of inspiring women.
If you're doing Project Life, then journaling cards are probably something that you look for in kits or add-ons because they fill out PL pages so nicely. Can you make your own journaling cards? Of course!
There are three essential principles, three “L’s” that support and fuel authentic leadership: Love, Listen, and Leap. When facing difficulties with colleagues, family or community, we serve our purpose best when we lead with love, listening, and then leap to a higher level.
Enlightened leaders know that if they are to achieve anything great, they need to be able to rely on the blood, sweat and tears of those they lead. Enlightened leaders also know that the blood, sweat and tears of those they lead cannot be bought with money, but can only be earned with the dividends of human relationship. Since gratitude is the very currency of human relationship, enlightened leaders know that cultivating it is a key practice in their roles as leaders.
Obviously, you can't make any money directly by offering a free ebook, so how can giving away a free ebook possibly increase your blog income? One word: Traffic. Traffic - especially targeted traffic - is one of the keys to making more money...
Joe Chernov expresses his dismay with the 'boy's club' culture of content marketing, namely, excluding women thought leaders and influencers, noting that it is detrimental to the content marketing industry.
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