Health

Google Flu Trends And The Limits Of Big Data

NYT - March 28, 2014

Google Flu Trends, once a poster child for the power of big-data analysis, seems to be under attack. Read »

How Meditation Makes You A Better Entrepreneur

Entrepreneur - March 18, 2014

That’s the message I share with Hollywood hustlers and it’s the message I want to share with you now: meditation is the greatest tool that I know of to help you both harness and maximize your entrepreneurial spirit. And... Read »

6 Ways To Strengthen Your Willpower Muscle

Entrepreneur - March 5, 2014

Would you rather be intelligent or disciplined? While most people would probably choose intelligence, discipline -- the ability to forgo immediate gratification in pursuit of a great goal -- is actually a great predictor of... Read »

10 Ways You Can Sleep Better

CEO.com - February 26, 2014

Running a business has many cool outcomes. Unfortunately a good night's sleep is not one of them, especially when you're overwhelmed or stressed — which could be most of the time. (Old joke: CEOs sleep like babies: they... Read »

7 Essential Habits Of A Healthy Entrepreneur

Entrepreneur - February 19, 2014

Turns out entrepreneurship and taking care of your health are quite synonymous. Here are seven things entrepreneurs can do to stay on top of their business AND their health. Read »

Is Your Brain Chemically Dependent On Stress?

Fast Company - February 3, 2014

If You work better under tight deadlines and thrive on a time-crunch, stress can be stimulant-but it's still terrible for you. Read »

More Mindfulness, Less Meditation

CEO.com - February 3, 2014

Here’s the promise: Meditation – and mindfulness meditation, in particular – will reduce your cortisol level, blood pressure, social anxiety and depression. It will increase your immune response, resilience and focus... Read »

5 Ways To Beat SAD In Your Office

Entrepreneur - January 23, 2014

If you live in the north, you may find your productivity during the winter months hindered by feeling sluggish, difficulty concentrating and irritability. Approximately six percent of Americans suffer from a condition known... Read »

Chipotle CEOs: Food With Integrity…

CNBC - January 15, 2014

This year Chipotle plans to remove GMOs from its ingredients, introduce a new vegetarian meal and expand into the pizza business. Co-CEOs Steve Ells and Montgomery Moran of Chipotle Mexican Grill, discuss their busy agenda. Read »

Sappi CEO To Step Down Due To Ill Health

BD Live - January 15, 2014

PULP and paper producer Sappi said on Wednesday that CEO Ralph Boëttger will step down due to ill health. Read »

Martha Stewart’s Juice Beauty Tip

Today - January 14, 2014

When Martha Stewart opened up her bathroom cabinets last week to reveal her beauty routine, we realized with a deep sigh that we'd probably never be able to afford (or have time for) her elegant, elaborate regimen. Read »

PepsiCo’s Healthy Food Strategy

CNBC - January 10, 2014

Indra Nooyi, Chairman and CEO of PepsiCo, discusses her company's initiative to shift to more "good for you" snack foods and ramp up the development of new products. This was an extremely difficult transformation, says Nooyi. Read »

A 20 Minute Morning Routine To Make Your Day Better

Inc - December 17, 2013

You probably already know that exercise is energizing. Researchers at the University of Georgia found that previously sedentary adults who started doing 20 minutes of low- to moderate intensity aerobic exercise three times a... Read »

What A Heart Attack Taught Me About Balance

Thought Leaders - November 18, 2013

So I had a heart attack last week. No. Literally. And I’m using the word “literally” correctly here. Read »

You Need To Slow Down If You Want To Speed Up

CEO.com - November 12, 2013

Two NFL coaches had some serious medical conditions come up recently. Denver Broncos head coach John Fox will miss the remainder of the season for heart surgery. Houston Texans head coach Gary Kubiak collapsed on the field... Read »