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Posted by Dalai Lama Center on 2012-09-24 10:29

Can’t remember the last time a stranger said hello to you? You’re not alone. But The Hello Pledge aims to change that. more

Posted by Courtney Lawrence on 2012-09-17 11:18

I remember the days when I was in high school and the meaning of “volunteerism” and “community service” started to take shape for me. more

Posted by Martin Phillips-Hing on 2012-09-11 11:01

Stacey Kennelly – July 23, 2012Greater Good more

Posted by Courtney Lawrence on 2012-09-10 13:28

Do you remember when you were 10?I invite you to think back to your life at that tender age – how was your relationship with your family? What were your hobbies? Who were your friends? And what were your most pressing concerns?Now, I can almost guarantee that your experience back then is nothing like what a 10 year old is experiencing today. more

Posted by Jason Motz on 2012-09-05 14:29

For those readers who are unemployed, you know all too well how difficult a prolonged job search can be. Finding the right career, or the decent paying job or even just a part-time gig to earn a few dollars more in savings can be a job in and of itself. more

Posted by Martin Phillips-Hing on 2012-08-29 10:45

The Adverse Childhood Experiences (ACE) Study is one of the largest investigations ever conducted to assess associations between childhood exposure to trauma, abuse and neglect more

Posted by Martin Phillips-Hing on 2012-08-27 15:52

PBS Video – Idea ChannelAugust 9, 2012 more

Posted by Courtney Lawrence on 2012-08-27 10:06

For many of us, the thought of bringing awareness to our thoughts and feelings for more than a couple of minutes may seem challenging. Committing to a true mindfulness practice on a regular basis seems even more daunting. However, at one point in our lives, we were all naturals. more

Posted by Andrea Poile on 2012-08-23 14:16

If you’re just joining us, check out my previous posts here and here to bring yourselves up to speed.   more

Posted by Courtney Lawrence on 2012-08-21 09:56

“Our philosophy is simple,” says Janet King, President and Founder of Kids Now Canada, “You have to let a child know that someone believes in them.” more