After 20 surgeries and thousands of hours of rehab, former real-estate agent and dancer Amy Jordan found a new sense of purpose by sharing her story.
The pandemic has felt like an unending nightmare and has tested the upper limits of our resilience. Reporter Irene Jiang asked her mother about how she got through her own hardship: the four years she spent in labour camps for dissidents in China. “Even though our material life was zero, […]
Warren Buffett advises young people to read extensively, work on their communication skills, and strive for a job they will be excited to do each day. The investor and Berkshire Hathaway CEO offered the guidance as part of a virtual commencement address on Saturday to students graduating from the University […]
World Mental Health Day is a great time to take charge of your mental health and access resources that could help you, including calming podcasts. In an interview with Business Insider, licensed clinical psychologist Ramani Durvasula said that in addition to seeking professional help, listening to mental-health podcasts can be […]
Georgette “Gigi” Dixon is a senior vice president and senior director of external relations for national constituents at Wells Fargo, where she is responsible for leading and coordinating Wells Fargo’s engagement and outreach to national non-government organisations and key stakeholders with the goal of promoting Wells Fargo’s policy priorities. She […]
Historian and journalist Robert A. Caro is most well-known for his seminal work “The Power Broker,” and more recently for his series of books on former President Lyndon B. Johnson. Caro has won two Pulitzer Prize awards for his work, which is famous for its meticulous research and thoroughness of […]
Julia Hawkins, 103, is a record-setting runner, according to a recent Q&A by The New York Times. In the interview she shared three life tips: Stay in shape, have passions, and take in life’s “magic moments.” Studies indicate that there are benefits to all of these, from clearing the mind […]
No one gives advice like dad. These Quora users’ dads gave advice on everything from how to be persuasive to how not to be a hypocrite. Most of these dads lived by example, and never went against their own advice. As for the ones who didn’t, they inadvertently taught their […]
I’m in my 30s, and over the past 10 years, I’ve completely changed my mind about several things. My views on friendship,family, and confronting conflict have evolved since I was in my 20s. Changing your mind about something doesn’t mean that you were wrong – it means your circumstances have […]
We heard lots of great advice in 2018. The best tips are listed below. Topics included relationships, careers, and productivity. For example, we learned about eliminating temptation to curb bad habits and spending more time with friends and family to feel less busy. Good life advice can be hard to […]
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When it comes to children, the only certain things about them is that they will cry, they will poop and repeat. Handling that is the easy part. Everything else is a minefield waiting to be stepped on. It doesn’t matter how many books you read, videos you watch, classes you […]
Over the past 12 months, we’ve shared with our readers insights from psychologists, couples therapists, time-management experts, and more. Each one had a slightly different take on what makes people happy, successful, and fulfilled. As the year draws to a close, we’re reflecting on some of the most useful tips […]
Dr. Gary Shilling, president of A. Gary Shilling & Co., spoke to Business Insider CEO Henry Blodget and relayed advice, including staying active and busy while doing what you enjoy. He says that if you don’t really like your job, you’re wasting precious time.
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