Centuries-old mindfulness breathing and meditation practices have become an increasingly popular fad, but do they really have the power to transform lives? A growing body of scientific evidence says they do.
PwC Talent Manager Michael Fenlon discusses the aims of HeForShe, the solidarity movement for gender equality famously championed by actress Emma Watson in a September speech at the United Nations.
Flow is technically defined as an optimal state of consciousness where we feel our best and we perform our best. Steven Kotler runs through the neuroanatomic shifts that make it possible.
Leading a team of experts to reach creative heights may be the mark of today's genius.
PwC's global talent manager recently visited Big Think to discuss his company's Aspire to Lead initiative as well as to encourage men to pledge their support for gender equality.
When people are reminded of God, they are more ready to engage in risky behavior, but not morally wrongful behavior.
by Adam Lee
I've put up a new post on Dangerous Intersection, a review of The Omnivore's Dilemma by Michael Pollan.
This is an open thread. Comments and discussion are welcome.