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Stop Letting Other People's Opinions Control You

Dr. Ashlee Greer | Posted 04.02.2017 | Healthy Living
Dr. Ashlee Greer

Your path is unique and different and special. Just like you! So checking in with your intuitive knowledge about who you are and what you really desire is essential to let go of others opinions. Because then you'll always have a connection with your truth!

Your First Choice Is Rarely the Optimal Choice: 5 Lessons on Being Wrong

James Clear | Posted 03.29.2017 | Healthy Living
James Clear

Your first choice is rarely the optimal choice. Make it now, stop judging yourself, and start growing.

5 Steps to Shift a Romantic Setback to a Life-Changing Comeback

Mario & Diane Cloutier | Posted 03.26.2017 | GPS for the Soul
Mario & Diane Cloutier

By Mario P. Cloutier and Diane Sawaya Cloutier "Failure" is one of those rare words that can activate all of our senses in a flip of a second. W...

4 Ways to Bounce Back Faster After a Failure

Marisa Morby | Posted 03.26.2017 | Business
Marisa Morby

I stared at my inbox, my face burning with anger and my eyes blurring with rage-tears. I read my fourth rejection email. My fourth rejection email that day. I blinked away my tears, determined to not actually cry, and resisting the urge to throw my computer on the floor.

Failure Is Your Friend

Brianna Smalley | Posted 03.25.2017 | GPS for the Soul
Brianna Smalley

Failure really is your friend. Change the mindset to be -- what if I succeed? Not what if I fail. We will all fail, just like we will all die. Not too many things are certain in this life but failing and dying are certainly two.

Dear Mom Who Is Totally Screwing Up

Rhiannon Giles | Posted 03.23.2017 | Parents
Rhiannon Giles

Today my 5-year-old daughter screamed the whole way home because I would not buy her a pottery wheel.

Bring Back Failure!

Anne Loehr | Posted 03.19.2017 | Business
Anne Loehr

Definition of failure: Noun 1. lack of success. That's all it is. Yet, society tends to make it much more that that, using terms like loser, wimp, di...

5 Common Reasons You Haven't Realized Your Big Dreams Yet

Lynn Daue | Posted 03.16.2017 | Healthy Living
Lynn Daue

If you find yourself stuck with a collection of incomplete dreams, you may have fallen prey to one of these common pitfalls.

Ask, and You Shall Receive

Mila Atmos | Posted 03.15.2017 | Healthy Living
Mila Atmos

People generally do want to lend a hand. All you have to do is ask. Allowing others to give to you is also giving them a gift because it creates a balance between giving and receiving. When you ask for help, you are signaling to others and yourself that you are ready to receive, expand, and enrich your life.

Why Fear and Failure May Be the Keys to Success

Clara Emanuel | Posted 03.12.2017 | Healthy Living
Clara Emanuel

So I'm going to embrace it. I'm not going to 'let go' of my fear anymore as I realise that I have no need to mask any emotion that rolls inside me. I'm just going to continually breathe and move through it. I do believe it will take me closer to my goals in the most human and real way possible.

How to Prevail Over the Paralyzing Post-Failure Emotional Cocktail

Bill Douglas | Posted 03.11.2017 | Business
Bill Douglas

Emotions can be good, they can be not so good, and sometimes they can be paralyzing. Of course we all love the good emotions and we're proud when we ...

Don't Underestimate the Value of Failure

Linda Bloom LCSW and Charlie Bloom MSW | Posted 03.12.2017 | Healthy Living
Linda Bloom LCSW and Charlie Bloom MSW

Even when we're positive of our inability to succeed at something, we can be wrong. The intensity of our efforts is directly linked to the degree to which we are willing to be honest we are with ourselves in regard to how important the fulfillment of our desire is to us.

5 Ways to Give Your Business an Instant Death

Zak Mustapha | Posted 03.10.2017 | Business
Zak Mustapha

Who the hell wants to kill their business? No one in their right mind would want to do that, right? Hopefully, you're here because you want to avoid...

5 Ways to Stay Motivated After a Failure

Susie Miller | Posted 03.09.2017 | Business
Susie Miller

Any worthwhile endeavor inevitably includes failure in our pursuit of success. No one likes to fail, and we certainly shy away from discussing our failures. The thought of broadcasting them to the world can cause an outbreak of hives.

Failure, I Love You

Elin Barton | Posted 03.09.2017 | Business
Elin Barton

Here in the United States we are especially weird about failure. We're a nation that values wealth and perceived success over mostly anything else (as the current political events prove). We hate weakness, vulnerability and what we perceive as failure. But I think that is a mistake. Not only does it make us extremely superficial, it also robs us of an opportunity to reflect and learn valuable lessons.

I Am Not Afraid I Am Going To Fail. I Am Afraid I Am Going To Succeed

Jessica Winterstern | Posted 03.08.2017 | GPS for the Soul
Jessica Winterstern

I do not play small because I fear the fall. I do so, because I fear the rise. I fear what it will mean when I finally get out of my own way. I fear the responsibility that will be mine to take. I fear the grand path that I will pave.

Why Failure Is a Mirage

Jock Gilchrist | Posted 03.05.2017 | Healthy Living
Jock Gilchrist

What if each little failure is a teaching moment that gets you more perfectly primed to achieve the success you're looking for? We could not only accept failure, but see it as a great teacher. It could be a gift.

Why We Need to Let Our Kids Fail

Heather Sandager | Posted 03.01.2017 | Education
Heather Sandager

Over the past six weeks or so, our Grade 4-8 students have been working hard to hone their entrepreneurial skill set. Their teachers guided them thro...

5 Reasons Why You Don't Want to Achieve Your Goals

Daphne C Spyropoulos | Posted 02.28.2017 | Impact
Daphne C Spyropoulos

Fear shelters your self-doubt and together they ask that you play it safe. They instruct you to under-reach and tailor your goals to dress a frail self image. So you sabotage yourself and you validate your doubts.

Why Failure Is an Illusion: Life, Death and Selfishness

Denise Mills | Posted 02.26.2017 | GPS for the Soul
Denise Mills

The one thing I know for sure is this: If I have tried, I have not failed. My options are either delving into whatever piques my interest, or staying safe and trying nothing -- and surely that is the truest form of failure?

The 5 Things I Learned From (Almost) Dropping Out of Yale

Nozomi Morgan | Posted 02.25.2017 | Business
Nozomi Morgan

When I arrived at Yale, it felt as if my classmates had sparkles in their eyes; they all seemed full of hope and beautiful ideals. Back then I believed I needed a grand, life-altering passion, something in the line of "I want to change the world!"

The Daddy Diaries. Chapter 45.

Dimitri Ehrlich | Posted 02.23.2017 | Parents
Dimitri Ehrlich

The thing nobody tells you about failing at sleep training is that it is the best thing you can ever do in your life.

What Aviation Can Teach Us About Failure

Samie Al-Achrafi | Posted 02.16.2017 | Impact
Samie Al-Achrafi

As far back as I can remember, I've had an interest in how attitude and culture can influence lives, and often save them. I used to train airline crew...

4 Steps To Letting Go Of The Past Once And For All

Randall Hartman | Posted 02.23.2017 | Fifty
Randall Hartman

You never got over the divorce. Your best friend betrayed you. Your kids hurt you. The boss gave the promotion to someone less deserving. Over the years the garbage heap of the past weighs you down. This is a serious problem. It's critical to let go of the past.

The Difference Between Failure and Being Unsuccessful

Heather Shue | Posted 02.19.2017 | Impact
Heather Shue

Image from Pixabay Let's talk about failure. Failure isn't something we discuss openly, yet it's something we all experience. It's not fun to talk a...