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Plan for Chaos: How to Stick to Your Health Goals When Life Gets Crazy

James Clear | Posted 09.28.2015 | Healthy Living
James Clear

If you choose to plan for chaos and use The If-Then Technique to outline ways that you can "reduce the scope, but stick to the schedule," then you can find options for staying on-task even when your day gets off-course.

Why Success Isn't What Everyone Thinks It Is

Atif Rashid | Posted 09.28.2015 | GPS for the Soul
Atif Rashid

We're all looking for it -- success. But what is it and how can we get there? Photo by bernavazqueze When the veils, garbs and blindness of succes...

Big Dreams Getting You Down? Why Size Matters

Danielle Vaughn | Posted 09.30.2015 | Healthy Living
Danielle Vaughn

And even when you go off the rails a bit, which we all do, another small achievable goal will get you back on track. It makes you realize that really and truly anything is possible, even those big dreams, one small step at a time.

Kick Your Bad Habits to the Curb!

Jennifer Bly | Posted 09.25.2015 | Healthy Living
Jennifer Bly

Despite being at the beginning of this journey, I've come to several realizations on how to break bad habits... for good!

Divorce and Unfulfilled Dreams

Debbie Martinez, M.A. | Posted 09.24.2015 | Divorce
Debbie Martinez, M.A.

Your dream is not the end result; it is just a stepping-stone to another dream. Enjoy the journey between dreams. I can't stress this point enough. Life is best lived in the present moment. You can't get this time back so while you are working on your dream, appreciate and enjoy the time in-between.

Eat It Tina

Michelle Tennant Nicholson | Posted 09.23.2015 | Healthy Living
Michelle Tennant Nicholson

"Eat it Tina" is my favorite line from the movie Napoleon Dynamite, and my family jokingly says it to our dogs and chickens. What are you eating tod...

Story: Momentum + Mindset = Achievement

Jen Grisanti | Posted 09.23.2015 | Los Angeles
Jen Grisanti

One of the most important ingredients of a successful story is momentum. When you mix momentum with mindset, you root for the achievement of the goal.

4 Sure Ways to Beat Constant Dissatisfaction

Nora Oravecz | Posted 09.23.2015 | GPS for the Soul
Nora Oravecz

I had an incredibly emotionally packed summer, and all the lessons I learned are finally coming together and bringing me closer to myself. I feel happ...

5 Things You Need to Stop Doing Now to Improve Your Wellbeing

Helen Edwards | Posted 09.23.2015 | GPS for the Soul
Helen Edwards

Stopping to take time out to look at where you are with your life, the ways you are behaving and thinking, the roads you are choosing to travel, is not a luxury and it is not selfish. Life is short. It is not always easy.

100 Days Left to Make Good on Your 2015 Resolutions

Steve Siebold | Posted 09.22.2015 | Healthy Living
Steve Siebold

If you haven't been as successful as you had hoped or didn't even make a dent in the goals you set at the beginning of the year, relax. You have just over three months to make good on those promises. Here are 10 tips for making the most of the last 100 days of 2015.

An Ocean Milestone

Ocean Unite | Posted 09.21.2015 | Green
Ocean Unite

Until now, the ocean has remained marginalized in a silo for many years and has not received the attention it deserves. SDG 14 can give the ocean the visibility it needs. With SDG 14, governments and civil society can build together a focused Ocean Movement that brings ocean recovery into the heart of sustainable development.

How to Chase Your Dreams and Reinvent Yourself

James Clear | Posted 09.17.2015 | Healthy Living
James Clear

The good news is that the path to doing work you love might not look the way you expected, but it can still get you to where you want to go -- if you make the choice to try something new. It's never too late to reinvent yourself.

3 Surprisingly Simple Things You Can Do Right Now to Build Better Habits

James Clear | Posted 09.17.2015 | Healthy Living
James Clear

Slipping up on your habits doesn't make you a failure. It makes you normal. What separates top performers from everyone else is that they get back on track quickly. Make sure you have a plan for when you fail.

30 Things to Start Doing for Yourself

Elyse Santilli | Posted 09.16.2015 | Healthy Living
Elyse Santilli

Many of us put our happiness and dreams on hold for another day, when the truth is life is happening right now. If you want to make positive changes, today is the day. Want to know where to begin? Here are 30 things to start doing for yourself.

Why Every Successful Person Has a Roadmap

Brian de Haaff | Posted 09.15.2015 | Business
Brian de Haaff

If you don't have a roadmap you are likely to suffer. The challenges of life make it easy to lose your way or whip-saw yourself in different directions. And when you do your progress towards your next step and your long-term target will be stunted.

'Pay as You Go' Solar Power Rewriting the Book

Adrian Ely | Posted 09.14.2015 | Impact
Adrian Ely

Beyond the focus on formal science and technology, innovation relies on education and training in engineering, design and management, and in order to make it relevant, innovators must be linked to -- and embedded within -- the communities that they seek to serve.

The Dream That Made My Dreams Come True

Reba Riley | Posted 09.11.2015 | GPS for the Soul
Reba Riley

It was 4 a.m., and I was tossing and turning as I had been for 10 nights in a row. That's it I thought, flopping over for the umpteenth time. Tomorro...

Is Education Bigotry a Thing?

Chester Goad, Ed.D. | Posted 09.09.2015 | Education
Chester Goad, Ed.D.

I've come to the troubling realization that people have found yet another bias that only serves to divide us. This bias lies in a new form of exclusionary bias or soft bigotry -- education bigotry.

Forget About Setting Goals -- Focus on This Instead

James Clear | Posted 09.10.2015 | Healthy Living
James Clear

Goals can provide direction and even push you forward in the short-term, but eventually a well-designed system will always win. Having a system is what matters. Committing to the process is what makes the difference.

Why You Should Celebrate Yourself Every Day

Alicia T. Glenn | Posted 09.09.2015 | Healthy Living
Alicia T. Glenn

There was a point when I was working extremely hard, but it never felt like enough. I would beat myself up if I didn't hit the milestones I set for my...

3 Ways to Set Better Goals

Alicia T. Glenn | Posted 09.30.2015 | Healthy Living
Alicia T. Glenn

We often forget to plan out the "how" of the goal, or analyze what it will take to accomplish it. The "idea" of goal setting is great, but the reality of what it takes to accomplish it can be daunting.

How to Achieve Your Dreams (And Keep Going When It's Hard!)

Brendon Burchard | Posted 09.09.2015 | Healthy Living
Brendon Burchard

It takes a lot of work to achieve your dreams, but what do you do when the struggle gets too hard? Here are four strategies to keep you on path:

How to Get It Done While The Kids Are In School

Kelly Pietrangeli | Posted 09.04.2015 | Parents
Kelly Pietrangeli

Dreaming about all of the extra hours you'll have with the kids back in school? Determined to get on top of your to-do list and have space in your day to do more of what you really want to be doing?

Want to Build Relationships? Start by Serving Others

Sar Haribhakti | Posted 09.04.2015 | Business
Sar Haribhakti

My personal mantra for networking (read it as connecting) is adding net value to people around you and your communities without any ulterior motives. Such graciousness sets you up for accomplishments and satisfaction in both personal and professional spheres in the long run.

How One Woman Turned Her Dream Into A Job

Dr. Misee Harris | Posted 09.03.2015 | Impact
Dr. Misee Harris

When what used to be your passion turns into a mesre job that you have to stick with in order to justify all of those years and pay back your astronomical student loans, what was once a dream can feel like a nightmare.