The latest quest for new consciousness seems to be happening now. In October, the 6th Annual Conscious Capitalism Institute CEO Summit will be held outside of Austin, Texas. In tandem, John Mackey, co-chief executive officer of Whole Foods, is co-authoring a book titled Conscious Capitalism with Raj Sisodia (Mackey is also a founder of the Institute).
How can you conquer your inner Scrooge and get into the proper holiday spirit?New research provides an unexpected answer: Run your fingers over a coarse surface.
A trio of researchers from the United States, Canada, and China report that the sensation of physical roughness makes us, at least temporarily, more empathetic toward those in need.