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The Gatsby Effect: How to Think Yourself Into Success

Alicia T. Glenn | Posted 03.24.2015 | Healthy Living
Alicia T. Glenn

The Great Gatsby should be seen as a testament of what someone can accomplish just by having the sheer will to attain it. Gatsby literally dreamed and affirmed himself into success. Everyone is capable of doing the same thing, but most are fearful or lack vision.

How to Ride the Wave of Action

Jaden Sterling | Posted 03.24.2015 | Healthy Living
Jaden Sterling

Become aware of internal dialogue and feelings preceding thought to know for certain when to take action. Inspired thoughts simply drop in automatically and can feel random or fleeting.

The One Thing You Need to Do Now to Reach Your Goals, No Matter How Ambitious

Teawna Pinard | Posted 03.23.2015 | Women
Teawna Pinard

Most people stay stuck because improving their lives looks too difficult. To get from where they are now to where they want to be seems an enormous leap. The effort to get there seems too great, as does the risk of failure.

Start Succeeding By Starting

Alison J. Dix | Posted 03.22.2015 | Women
Alison J. Dix

Sometimes, the hardest thing to do is to start. Start taking care of yourself. Start making yourself a priority. Start doing that thing you have always dreamed of. Start.

What a Month of Yoga Did for a Regular Person

Grete DeAngelo | Posted 03.22.2015 | Healthy Living
Grete DeAngelo

I told myself that I would commit to just 15 minutes a day, nothing crazy. In the process, I started to feel better physically (less tension in my neck and shoulders, no more back twinges) and I learned some new things about what I could accomplish.

Being A Person Who Stutters Shouldn't Hold You Back When Pursuing A Career

Madeline Wahl | Posted 03.18.2015 | Healthy Living
Madeline Wahl

I grew up with a stutter. Does this mean I shouldn't have pursued journalism because I stutter? Does this mean I shouldn't conduct interviews, speak up in meetings or ask questions when I want more clarification?

Climbing the Steps (of Acceptance) in 2015

Jane Simon, M.D. | Posted 03.18.2015 | Healthy Living
Jane Simon, M.D.

My goals for the new year can be summarized in one word: acceptance. These are some areas where I'd like to put it into practice.

Remixing and Rebooting Resolutions

Allison Valderia | Posted 03.18.2015 | Healthy Living
Allison Valderia

There are different ways to reach your goal. The great thing about having lived is being able to assess your failures, shortcomings and talents. Looking back on the past challenges is a wonderful way to figure out the new stuff. If something doesn't work, then try another way.

5 Ways to Achieve the Secret Goals You're Afraid to Share

Adam Rico | Posted 03.17.2015 | Healthy Living
Adam Rico

Fear has the ability to stop you from achieving these secret goals for your life. How many times have you missed an opportunity because of fear? How many times have you talked yourself out of wanting something because you were afraid it wasn't realistic?

The Most Important Game You Can Play As A Parent

Carrie Contey, Ph.D. | Posted 03.17.2015 | Parents
Carrie Contey, Ph.D.

When you play "What if..." with positive statements, you give yourself an opportunity to nourish yourself in the now.

Ready to Stop Beating Your Head Against the Wall?

Krysti Turznik | Posted 03.17.2015 | Healthy Living
Krysti Turznik

When you want something more for yourself, be prepared with the ammunition ready to do battle. Your alarms will sound, but soon you will move out of range and they will no longer distract you. Your deep purpose will propel you forward. Hold on to that and discover where it will lead you.

3 Ways To Sleep Better Tonight

James Clear | Posted 03.17.2015 | Healthy Living
James Clear

If you want to improve your sleep, there are actually some very simple and practical ways to go about it. I call these strategies the three levers of sleep.

The One Way to Be Indispensable at Work This Year

Chris Deaver | Posted 03.16.2015 | Business
Chris Deaver

Here we are: A New Year filled with endless hopes and dreams. It's exciting, but may feel scary for some of us, especially when it comes to our career growth.

The Working Woman's Guide to Creating Meaningful and Transformative Goals

40 Percent and Rising | Posted 03.16.2015 | Women
40 Percent and Rising

Through this step-by-step process to creating meaningful and transformative goals for this next year, not only will you be superwoman at work, but you'll thrive in all areas of your life and realize the most fulfilling year of your life yet!

The No. 1 Thing You Need to Do to Make Your 2015 Intentions Come True

Tonya Holcomb | Posted 03.16.2015 | Healthy Living
Tonya Holcomb

There's excitement that surrounds every new year, but 2015 just feels different. Doesn't it? The energy on my end is so intense. I wake up every m...

On Transforming 'New Year' Anxiety

Ioanna Opidee | Posted 03.16.2015 | Healthy Living
Ioanna Opidee

I like an anticlimactic New Year's Eve. One of my favorite New Year's memories is of sitting around a table with a motley crew of friends and family -...

Need Permission to Achieve Your Dreams? You've Got It

Claudine Chicheportiche | Posted 03.15.2015 | Healthy Living
Claudine Chicheportiche

I started boxing last year simply because I couldn't get to my thai boxing gym consistently enough and I wanted to train up for my first fight. But when I started boxing, without the kicks, knees and clinch, it turns out I was pretty bad at just using my footwork and hands. 

What Really Matters in Life?

Marshall Goldsmith | Posted 03.15.2015 | Business
Marshall Goldsmith

Most people don't want to "do nothing' all day. We have hopes and dreams, goals and ambitions. We want to contribute to the world, make it a better place, not "retire" from it to a life of "leisure."

Why You Have Your Foot on the Brake

Noah St. John | Posted 03.14.2015 | Healthy Living
Noah St. John

What does it really mean to "have your foot on the brake"? It means that at the same time you really WANT to change your life, reach your goals and ...

Reaching the Peak in 2015

Lorena Aguilar | Posted 03.14.2015 | Green
Lorena Aguilar

As we enter into 2015, GGO is rapidly approaching the final summit, moving upwards and pushing onward toward a gender responsive framework from the UNFCCC.

How to Make Your Goals a Reality

Pam Howard | Posted 03.14.2015 | Healthy Living
Pam Howard

Knowing what you want to accomplish feels good, but creating a goal doesn't do you much good if you don't work towards achieving it. How do you make that happen?

Inside the Mind of a Go-Getter Girl

Shinjini Das | Posted 03.11.2015 | Women
Shinjini Das

So there you have it, ladies. A go-getter girl believes something within her is greater to overcome obstacles, creates a vision for her life, works to set goals to achieve that vision, and engages her passions with her professions to remain authentic to her true self.

How to Create a Personal Success Mantra in 3 Simple Steps

Andrea Pennington, M.D. | Posted 03.11.2015 | Healthy Living
Andrea Pennington, M.D.

Do you have a personal motto for this year? Part of planning for a successful year includes identifying an inspiring principle to live by at all time...

7 Things Resilient Employees Do Differently

Paula Davis-Laack | Posted 03.10.2015 | Healthy Living
Paula Davis-Laack

The economy, the way people want to live and work, and a whole host of other factors are changing the way work gets done. Some companies are adapting right along with the changes, but many are having difficulties.

12 Under The Radar New Year's Resolutions To Consider This Year

liZ Evans | Posted 03.09.2015 | Women
liZ Evans

I was thinking that maybe there were some other goals that rarely get set. And that these resolutions may be just as beneficial as the others... and are possibly even easier to keep.