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Entries for April 2013

Tuesday, April 30, 2013
Living with and Embracing Paradox by guest blogger Marc Lesser
By Samy AbulEla

A coaching client of mine, a successful entrepreneur and scientist, once showed me his happiness assessment. Every day he ranked on a scale from 1 to 10 how he was performing in a variety of areas: work, relationship, spiritual practice, hobbies, exercise, and a few others. He would then calculate an average of these numbers to determine his daily overall happiness quotient. He showed me a chart he kept, tracking the daily rises and falls of this measure. It looked much like the Dow Jones stock market index, with its various trends up and down, seesawing between deep valleys and steep climbs.(READ MORE)

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Thursday, April 18, 2013
Video Interview with Linda Graham, MFT
By Samy AbulEla
We hope you'll enjoy this interview with Linda Graham, MFT, author of BOUNCING BACK.


Thursday, April 11, 2013
Win a Free Creativity Coaching Session!
By Samy AbulEla

 Eric Maisel’s prolific, multifaceted career is a testament to his profound understanding of what it takes to live out one’s creative ambitions. A therapist who is also America’s foremost creativity coach, a bestselling author, a columnist, and a featured blogger for Psychology Today and the Huffington Post, Maisel is an expert on all that blocks the creative person. In this guest blog post, he explains the important role that confidence plays throughout every stage of the creative process.(READ MORE)

Wednesday, April 03, 2013
Sublime Ease by guest blogger Ajayan Borys
By Samy AbulEla

By now most of you have probably heard about the numerous benefits of meditation — deep relaxation, mental clarity, increased vitality, less anxiety, better health, and more. Yet most people struggle in their quest to make a meditation practice a regular part of their lives.(READ MORE)