The Compassionate Edge: Thoughts Determine Your Reality

A young woman in a thinking pose.

“As a single footstep will not make a path on the earth, so a single thought will not make a pathway in the mind. To make a deep physical path, we walk again and again. To make a deep mental path, we must think over and over the kind of thoughts we wish to dominate […]

A Lifetime Love Affair

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A reviewer shares her secrets about how to get the most from a book I have been reviewing books for Your Workplace for several years now, but I have been an avid book reader for decades. You may be like me—someone who buys books just to have them. I buy books like other women buy […]

Caching In

A geocache in a birdhouse. Photo courtesy of @sbohon1 via Twenty20

Reinvent your lunch hour activities Who says technology gets in the way of spending time outdoors? Adventurers all over the world are using technology to participate in geocaching activities and have been for more than a decade. This activity involves geocachers using a navigational device to locate containers that other members of the geocaching community […]

Balancing Act

Photos of a young child and family held against a fridge door with magnets.

Most professionals believe they can have the career and the family It’s still under much debate in today’s competitive workplaces: Can you have it all? Can you have the exciting, demanding career and also feel fulfilled in your family life? Recent research from Accenture found that 70% of both men and women believe they can.