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I never considered myself a spiritual or religious person. In fact, as a left-brain engineer, much of my worldview has been through the lens of data, logic, and empiricism. It took leaving the corporate life to really appreciate that there was something deeper missing an...

Dan Sevigny is the co-founder of the digital marketing firm Spooky Digital and founder of RecoveryX, a platform where addiction recovery experts can share information online. As a kid, Dan was sensitive, had learning difficulties, and trouble connecting with his peers. He coped by cutting...

In 2007, as a newly minted Vice President at Blackrock I bought a "junior 1 BR" (aka studio) in the East Village. A friend, in a similar situation bought his first place too in Williamsburg. It was a dizzying time in New York. The finance...

[su_note note_color="#E3E3E3" text_color="#3a3a3a"]Juicy Bits are, well, just what the name implies. The juiciest bits of articles, books and podcasts that you'd want your future self to remember.[/su_note] Here's meditation teacher and [amazon_textlink asin='0399588949' text='Meditation for Fidgety skeptics' template='ProductLink' store='khemaridhhy0a-20' marketplace='US' link_id=''] author Jeff Warren on the...

I'm really excited about a new investment opportunity. I want to build a portfolio of poorhouses, flop houses, and cardboard boxes. Why? It seems to be where many successful professionals think they'll ultimately end up living. And plus, in the investing spirit of Peter Lynch, I'd be "buying...

In the months after the 2016 election, 16,000 women contacted the non-profit Emily's List to learn about running for office, compared to 1,000 the entire prior year. Alessandra Biaggi is one of these new faces in politics. As a young girl she declared at...

Jeff Warren is a meditation teacher and the co-author of Meditation for Fidgety Skeptics (alongside Good Morning America's Dan Harris). We talk a lot about mental health and Jeff's longtime struggle with ADD, which to this day impacts his sense of acceptance and belonging. This...

A group of us at work got together and started a Slack channel called #death. For the uninitiated (to Slack, that is) you can think about it as a running AOL Instant Messenger chat where likeminded aficionados meet to noodle on this topic. A quick...