Month: March 2017

Just Be It

Are you always on the go? Is your life stressful, frenzied and pulled in a million different directions? Do you have a hard time shutting off your mind even on vacation? A July 2008 Real Simple Magazine survey found that 93 percent of people don’t find time to have fun. With the last month of …

Can MOOCs Last? The Problems with Free Online Education

What is a MOOC?   MOOCs, or Massive Open Online Courses , are free and open to anyone, worldwide. They are sponsored by major universities in conjunction with private companies. They combine university lectures with quizzes with formal testing, and students completing the courses are often given a grade and certification, but no college credit. …

Gratitude Tips For Pros and Beginners

Personal Development begins with gratitude Having been in the life coaching / personal development scene for over 20 years now, coupled with the fact that I’m the chief editor at one of the world’s most popular personal development websites, I feel confident when I say, “All self improvement begins with gratitude.” Gratitude is the fastest …

Body Posture Affects Moods

A recent article from Canwest News Service said that recent research conducted at Hobart and William Smith College in New York state, has found that the “mere act of folding your arms increases perseverance and activates an unconscious desire to succeed.” Now the first response of people when they see someone with his/her arms folded, is …