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3 Effective Ways to Put Your Heart in Your Hustle

Vicky Law | Posted 11.25.2016 | Home
Vicky Law

Image Credit Most entrepreneurs are talking about how the hustle and grind, long hours of work, little or no sleep, several cups of coffee and weeken...

5 Signs You Do The Dang Work

The Huffington Post | Abigail Williams | Posted 08.15.2016 | Home

Katie Ledecky took home the gold at the Rio Olympics on Wednesday night after coming from behind to win the 4x200 meters freestyle relay. But rather t...

Why You Need To Do The Joe Jobs

Lisa Larter | Posted 08.12.2016 | Home
Lisa Larter

We all have to do them - Joe jobs. They're not fun, and definitely not glamorous, but the important thing is that you're willing to do them. When ...

Think All Millenials Are Lazy? Think Again.

Rachel Pedersen | Posted 08.10.2016 | Home
Rachel Pedersen

Millennials. If you were born between the years of 1982 and 2004, you have been labeled and described as entitled, narcissistic, and even lazy.I mysel...

The Secret To Success? Pick Your Pile Of Bullshit.

Mark Radcliffe | Posted 08.03.2016 | Home
Mark Radcliffe

A friend of mine the other day told me he was quitting his career in advertising to go work for his brother's insurance company. He said the old care...

Plagiarism: It's More Than Just Borrowing Words

Jess Kapp | Posted 07.28.2016 | Home
Jess Kapp

Last week, plagiarism became national news. It got me thinking about the bigger picture of plagiarism, and why it is about more than simply borrowing someone's words or ideas.

Trying Harder Doesn't Always Work

Melissa Heisler | Posted 07.25.2016 | Home
Melissa Heisler

Perhaps it is time to stop, and look at what you want to accomplish. Is there a different way to do it? Is it not the right timing? Does your expectation of the end result need to shift? What is not in alignment with you?

7 Characteristics of an Employable College Graduate

Anne Deeter Gallaher | Posted 06.25.2016 | Home
Anne Deeter Gallaher

As a college graduate, you now have a clearer and shorter path to increased earning potential, compounded retirement potential, and a longer and healt...

Good Friends, Hard Work, and Love Showed Me It's Never Too Late to Discover The Purpose of Your Life!

Honey Good | Posted 06.15.2016 | Home
Honey Good

By Susan "Honey" Good When I was a little girl my mother gave me my first diary. It was lavender with a lock and a key! It was the lock and the key ...

Why We're Hardwired to Believe in the American Dream

Helen Zhao | Posted 06.07.2016 | Home
Helen Zhao

Despite the deteriorating health of the American dream, many still feel just as strongly about it. In a Pew Research Center survey, 64 percent of re...

Summer Camp in the Kitchen

Tzvi Miller | Posted 06.07.2016 | Home
Tzvi Miller

Raise your hand if you ever went to and/or worked at sleep away summer camp. A hundred million hands go up. Raise your hand if you ever worked in a summer camp kitchen. Ninety percent of hands go down.

Making Your Career from Passion: Carlo Alberto Orecchia Shares His Insights on Creative Business

Steve Mariotti | Posted 04.20.2016 | Home
Steve Mariotti

I feel incredibly lucky that my passions became my career. With Zoe Kravitz Professionals working in the arts are almost always working independen...

Myth: Hard Work And Credentials Determine Employment Opportunities

Alev Dudek | Posted 02.24.2017 | Home
Alev Dudek

Many jobseekers spend a great deal of time applying for job postings hoping that their fine-tuned resumes will land them the job of their dreams, or a...

My Newfound Respect for the Hard Work Performers Do Before Stepping on Stage

The University of Central Florida Forum | Posted 02.24.2017 | Home
The University of Central Florida Forum

This stuff is not easy, and boy, oh, boy, I am not looking forward to seeing this video.

Pull-ups and Hard Work: From Avoidance to Embracing

Julie Cohen, PCC | Posted 02.10.2017 | Home
Julie Cohen, PCC

As an executive coach, I often spend time with my clients supporting them to be more effective by focusing on and enhancing their strengths. This always made sense to me. It's more efficient to build upon your strengths than to commit to the heavy lifting of addressing weaknesses, particularly with no guarantee of success.

Is Hard Work Overrated?

Melissa Heisler | Posted 02.09.2017 | Home
Melissa Heisler

As these concepts are counter to how we have been taught, they can be hard to embrace. Start one by one and build up your strength in each one. Over time you will find a new rhythm which flows you into your dream life without all that pesky hard work and struggle.

You Don't Have to Work Hard to Be Successful

Amol Sarva | Posted 01.22.2017 | Home
Amol Sarva

Time is finite, and there are only so many hours in the business day. So the trick to working smarter is simple: Work more efficiently.

First Comes Smarts, Then Comes the Hustle

Gary Vaynerchuk | Posted 01.21.2017 | Home
Gary Vaynerchuk

While I've been focusing on promoting the "work hard" element of business, I've hedged away from talking about something that is just as important: working smart.

Thank You Kobe

David Ongchoco | Posted 12.01.2016 | Home
David Ongchoco

It's crazy how players like Kobe Bryant are able to bring people together even half-way across the globe. I'll admit that I'm not the biggest Kobe or Laker fan (at least not as big as my dad is) but every time I read about Kobe, I am inspired to get better at my craft; it's hard not to be.

'Hard Work' That Looks Like Mike Rowe and Me

Charles Clymer | Posted 11.03.2016 | Home
Charles Clymer

From what I can tell, although you don't really align with a political party, you believe in the conservative "bootstraps" theory: that people just need to put their shoulder into a task, have good ole American gumption, and they'll be alright.

A Gynecologist Tells Her Story About Motherhood and Career

Laurie Hollman, Ph.D. | Posted 10.27.2016 | Home
Laurie Hollman, Ph.D.

How do women measure success? Is it by mothering and having a career? How do they carry out both forms of work to their satisfaction? What helps? What hurts?

9 Jobs That Teach You How to Hustle (PHOTOS)

Alicia T. Glenn | Posted 08.25.2016 | Home
Alicia T. Glenn

Work is hard, but there are certain jobs that may require a little more grit than others. Those that can successfully navigate through these professions will come out with an exceptional work ethic that can set them up for success anywhere.

A Surprising Definition of Success

Joe Polish | Posted 07.27.2016 | Home
Joe Polish

You can be sweeping floors for five years, doing everything right. No one notices. Yet one day, someone is going to notice. All of a sudden, you'll be going somewhere, because you gave it your best.

Positive Thinking Will Not Change Your Life!

Stacie Huckeba | Posted 07.13.2016 | Home
Stacie Huckeba

July 12th, 2012 was a day I'll never forget. That was the day everything changed. That was the day when I had to decide that no matter how unfair I th...

What Deadlines Are Doing To Your Creativity

The Huffington Post | Leigh Weingus | Posted 07.08.2015 | Home

Got a big deadline coming up on a creative project? You may be in trouble, according to one neuroscientist. In an interview with The Washington Post...