“Does a consumerism mad society breed narcissism and selfishness?”


Are We Not Men (and Women)?–Apparently Not? Cadillac’s Ad Polarizes

Simple Chart For Prioritizing Responsibilities and Finding Success

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It’s the things that are really important, but not urgent or pressing, that give life its deeper meaning. A fresh look at Stephen Covey’s quadrant.

3 Tools to Unlock a Winning Mind and Free the Rabid Squirrel

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Alan Bishop, with three ways you can avoid the chaos and develop a winning mindset.

The Texts That Will Change My Life (I Hope)

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Pete Wilgoren and his wife are just two tired parents trying to make it all work at a time when the American Dream seems as far off as ever.

I’m Grateful for the Suburbs (and the Internet)

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Erik Crosier is thankful for the speed with which we can connect, thanks to modern technology.

The Difference Between Want and Need

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Why should a man clean his toilet rather than play video games?

The Case Against Saving for College


What is the best way to invest in your child’s education?

Fathers, Work and Family Issues on TV: Expedia’s “Find Your Perspective” Ad


One father finds work-life balance on the teacups ride at Disney. How do you find perspective?

The Patience to Just Be


Jim Wilson finds out he has got what his grandson needs most from him.

Prioritizing Time and Money


“Ten years ago, I turned my head for a moment and it became my life.”

Temper Tantrum Terrorists

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Is your desire to avoid confrontation turning your kids into tantrum terrorists?

When Men Waste Women’s Time


Men who sit too long on the emotional fence in a relationship, rob their partners of life’s most precious resource: time.

A Crossroads for an Autograph Addict

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Matt Raymond got hooked on the adrenaline rush of proximity to fame.

In Defense of Divorce


Divorce could be the best thing to happen to your family, too, says Mark Radcliffe.

What If We Celebrated Science Like the Olympics?


What NASA does every day is like a perfect balance beam act, performed every day, in space. Why don’t we celebrate these feats with the enthusiasm we reserve for Olympic athletes?

17 Things You Can Learn From Traveling


Humans are friendly and honest the vast majority of the time. Taxi drivers outside airports are the exception.