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Three Ways Entrepreneurs Can Take On the Big Guys -- and Win!

John Bowen | Posted 01.26.2017 | Business
John Bowen

As entrepreneurs, we often have to fight the 800-pound gorillas in our industries to get new business. To successfully take on our well-established competitors and find a way to win, we need the right strategies in place.

'I'm Going to Die Soon'

Doreen Guma, MA, FACHE, CPC, CLC | Posted 01.25.2017 | Healthy Living
Doreen Guma, MA, FACHE, CPC, CLC

"I'm going to die soon." Yesterday I spoke with a relative who said this to me. Not, thankfully, because she has any particular health reason for th...

Change Your Language, Change Your Life

Nozomi Morgan | Posted 01.22.2017 | Business
Nozomi Morgan

One thing I consistently see among my clients who have moved up from the unhappy, unsatisfied place they were in when we began working together is their use of PFO language.

Why Single-Tasking Is the New Multitasking

Andrew Merle | Posted 01.11.2017 | Healthy Living
Andrew Merle

Giving our attention only to the task at hand enables us to accomplish more while feeling less anxious and less scatterbrained. Digital interruptions are more prevalent and persistent than ever before.

Why You Should REALLY Try To Make A Few Resolutions

Kathi Sharpe-Ross | Posted 01.08.2017 | Fifty
Kathi Sharpe-Ross

Me? Write a New Year's Resolution blog? You bet! Wouldn't miss a chance like this while it's the topic of conversation to inspire, motivate and remind you of what you're capable of being in this lifetime. If not now, when?

5 Steps to Help You Actually Stick to Your New Year's Resolutions

Samantha Munoz | Posted 01.04.2017 | Healthy Living
Samantha Munoz

Here are five steps to help you actually stick to your New Year's resolutions all year long:

Going Against the Flow: Mike Sharkey, CEO and Co-Founder of Autopilot

Charu Sharma | Posted 12.30.2016 | Technology
Charu Sharma

Mike Sharkey is the CEO and co-founder of Autopilot, the easy and visual software for automating customer journeys, where he leads a team driven to help marketers harness the power of automation and build better relationships.

Virtual Project Managers as an Innovation for Managing Operational Risks

Ella Thuiner | Posted 12.29.2016 | Technology
Ella Thuiner

Future project managers will work on a virtual basis that enables them to better focus on what matters as well as to monitor and control operational risks mindfully. The picture below shall illustrate the business-related processes behind a financial instrument (for instance, as used by hedge funds).

6 Reasons Why Bigger Is Not Better In Your Startup

Marty Zwilling | Posted 12.26.2016 | Business
Marty Zwilling

There are a host of reasons why a non-focused startup business is more likely to struggle for survival, lose market and investor attention, and miss out on the opportunity to capitalize on their scope.

4 Secret Super-Powers You Can Get From Doing Yoga

Susanna Barkataki | Posted 12.22.2016 | GPS for the Soul
Susanna Barkataki

You'd never know it from the face of popular yoga. But there are some incredible superpowers yoga can give you. These have nothing to do with a perfec...

The One Word That Will Change Your Career (For the Better)

Sarah Peterson | Posted 12.21.2016 | Healthy Living
Sarah Peterson

With extreme focus on one priority, you'll conquer your projects. You'll become more effective and efficient and, yes, successful. Don't chase opportunities for the sake of the opportunity. Remember your priority.

6 Secrets to Make Your Vision Board Way More Powerful

Diane Passage | Posted 12.16.2016 | Healthy Living
Diane Passage

With that said, the only way to actually achieve your big dreams is to do the work by planning and taking action. A vision board is the important instrument you'll regularly reference on your journey to success.

Why I'm a Hypocrite and My Challenge with Mental Energy

Anne Loehr | Posted 12.09.2016 | Business
Anne Loehr

I'm a hypocrite. There, I said it. Leadership, both personal and professional, is an energy game. But it takes more than physical energy for peak per...

Mirror Mirror on the Wall: Who's the Fairest of Them All? Aack!

Noelle Nelson | Posted 12.09.2016 | Healthy Living
Noelle Nelson

Be mindful of your thoughts. Be consistent with your new, more supportive way of thinking of yourself. Appreciate how beautifully your mind and body work together, and get ready for success!

How to Properly Mix Love and Business

Troy Stoneking | Posted 12.06.2016 | Business
Troy Stoneking

No, this isn't a dating manual for interoffice romance. This is a way for you and your spouse (or significant other) to run a business in the same hou...

Mindfulness Adding Happiness to Life

Susie Wolbe | Posted 12.07.2016 | GPS for the Soul
Susie Wolbe

Dr. Jon Kabat-Zinn, creator of the Stress Reduction Clinic, the Center for Mindfulness, and the mindfulness meditation guru who founded Mindfulness Ba...

Doors: The Gateway to Reinvention

Kathi Sharpe-Ross | Posted 12.06.2016 | Fifty
Kathi Sharpe-Ross

Doors - they hold the promise of something new, curiosity, adventure, fresh starts, mystery. They all stand just on the other side of that door. So close yet so far away. Bringing two worlds together, yet part of the same. Inches apart yet so divided.

A 3-Minute Reminder About The Little Things We Take For Granted

OWN | Lisa Capretto | Posted 11.25.2015 | OWN

Filmmaker Louie Schwartzberg's life is all about focus. In each image and time-lapse he captures, there's an incredible amount of activity going on, b...

How Autumn Can Teach Us to Chill Out

Rupa Mehta | Posted 11.13.2016 | Healthy Living
Rupa Mehta

In autumn, the world seems cool in a way that I think we should pay attention to and carry with us throughout the year. So, cool down! Take a cue from Mother Nature and chill out. Chilling out is a treat, a period of change between intensity and rest.

Psyched Up, Let Down: The Harvey Moment

Kevin R. Stone, M.D. | Posted 11.10.2016 | Sports
Kevin R. Stone, M.D.

The ability to "center down" in a crisis, whether it's exhilarating or life threatening, determines the outcome of many critical decisions in life. It is a wonder that mental control is not taught as a major life lesson for all of us.

How to Be Incredibly Productive Before 2015 Ends

Helen Roe | Posted 11.04.2016 | Business
Helen Roe

Do you want to ramp up your levels of achievement and accomplishment as the curtains close on 2015? Stretch to make those goals a reality? Then listen to this. Before you get caught up in planning and visioning for next year, pause. Let's give it one last whoosh and propel you to completion. Let's end your year with a bang.

Listen To Ariana Grande's Peppy New Single 'Focus'

The Huffington Post | Sara Boboltz | Posted 10.30.2015 | Entertainment

After relentlessly teasing her new single "Focus" with the hashtag #FocusTonight on Thursday, Ariana Grande released the song an hour before its sched...

Our Individual Quirks of Mind

Barbara A. Bernard | Posted 10.29.2016 | GPS for the Soul
Barbara A. Bernard

With each year we can gain a deeper understanding of how our minds work, what our strengths are, and what is challenging for us. This is true for everyone. With the knowledge that "we are enough," we can then contribute in a way that nurtures our hearts and souls.

Kindness/Competency

Kevin R. Stone, M.D. | Posted 10.28.2016 | Healthy Living
Kevin R. Stone, M.D.

Successful surgeries, and probably most complex team interactions, are determined in part by where the collaborators live on the Kindness/Competency C...

Ariana Grande Wants Draco Malfoy To Be In 'Focus' Music Video

The Huffington Post | Cole Delbyck | Posted 10.28.2015 | Entertainment

Ariana Grande has officially been inducted into the Malfoy family. The cover art for the pop star's new single "Focus" features Grande sporting a sil...