Lifestyle, Health, Fitness, Mental Health, Relationships, Medical, Parenting , Environment, Human Rights
How healthy is it for you when you live near trees or there are a few outside your house or block, if you are lucky? Can trees really improve your physical and mental health? There are numerous studies which confirm that living near trees or forests is almost certainly the best medicine.
Why The Paris 2015 was a key and still is as regards climate change and saving the planet.
Are you concerned about climate change and its disastrous effects on the environment? If you live in the USA, you will no doubt be aware of the Climate Change government plan to combat climate change and move forward to renewable and safer energy. Safer for everybody so that by 2030, there will be 90,000 fewer cases of child asthma and there will be 3,600 fewer premature deaths. Wherever you live, climate change is, according to the United Nations, happening right now and is affecting people’s lives, their health and economic development.
Maybe you have seen dramatic photos of natural phenomena that leave you breathless, amazed or even frightened. They can be anything from freak weather to astronomical mysteries or weird rock formations and landscapes. Here are my top 20 favorite stunning nature photos of all time.
Europe’s gross failure over the years to deal with the refugee crisis is a challenge for each and every one of us. This is the conversation the whole world needs to have right now.
You will learn how your memory, fitness, mood, pain relief, and studying can all benefit when you take music more seriously. That’s what I should have done when I was a teenager.
Knitting makes you happier. Ask Russell Crowe
“It is not what you do for your children, but what you have taught them to do for themselves, that will make them successful human beings.” – Anne Landers. Good parenting means that you are in it for the long haul. Think of sound, long term investments: they pay off handsomely. When we do that and avoid certain mistakes, the chances of our kids turning into decent, caring, and well balanced adults are much higher. Here are 5 parenting mistakes to avoid.
What do we mean when we refer to an “entrepreneurial mindset”? Why should we teach kids this from an early age? Norman Goldstein, founder of BKFK (By Kids For Kids), asked himself the same question and his answer was to create an organization which would help kids towards empowerment in being creative, innovative and self disciplined.
I know a man who was deeply affected by his parents’ divorce. He is now in his forties but the fact that his father practically abandoned him when he was ten years old has left him emotionally scarred. It must be said that most parents and children get back to normal after a period of two years and children are able to adapt. Very often, however, mistakes are made when children get entangled in the parental conflict.
How can Dads help their teens when they may have to deal with cyberbullying and sexual harassment on the Internet? This post will offer some tips.
Are you one of the 70% who are dissatisfied with their current job situation? There could be many reasons that make work unbearable. These can include factors from a tyrannical boss, long hours, unpleasant colleagues to a low salary. But have you ever thought of turning the spotlight on yourself? Maybe you have some bad work habits that are making the whole work experience totally negative.
If you are good at your job, solve problems and can meet deadlines, you may think that is enough. According to a National Association of Colleges and Employers (NACE) survey, there is something missing. Effective communication skills are vital and are at the top of their list.
You know the scene. You work a 16-hour day and you are stressed out. The fear of losing your job prevents you from refusing more work, projects and responsibilities. But what is the result? You are at high risk of suffering from depression, stress-related illnesses and your relationships suffer. You have set a dangerous precedent and your company may assume this is your normal workload.
In my forty years of work, I always complained about long, boring and unproductive meetings, so join the club! Yes, old style meetings have negative effects on morale, productivity and motivation.