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The One Thing Entrepreneurial People Never Do

Faisal Hoque | Posted 08.12.2015 | Healthy Living
Faisal Hoque

We suffer because of our desire to go beyond what we are today. In that context suffering is the step towards entrepreneurial growth which can initiate a positive force from a negative situation.

'Why Leaders Fail' (Book Review)

Stephanie R. Caudle | Posted 08.12.2015 | Books
Stephanie R. Caudle

Why Leaders Fail by Pastor Ronald Godbee takes a microscopic look into exactly why some of the greatest leaders often fail tremendously. In his introductory chapter Pastor Godbee explores the importance of asking the right questions.

5 Things I Can't Worry About Anymore

Stephanie Harper | Posted 08.12.2015 | Healthy Living
Stephanie Harper

My focus should be on wellness, on getting better and continuing to learn how to cope with my situation, how to find joy and gratitude in my life, in the people who surround me. I should be focused on this. There are some things I just can't worry about anymore.

You're Making It All Up: Why Your Reality Isn't Reality At All

Alexis Sclamberg | Posted 08.11.2015 | Women
Alexis Sclamberg

We ascribe meaning to events, behaviors, and the blank spaces in between so regularly that our reality is truly a creation of our imagination. But what if the meaning we give things is totally off base? What if we gave everyone--and every situation--the benefit of the doubt?

The Fifth Element of Influence Is You

Janine Garner | Posted 08.11.2015 | Business
Janine Garner

There are four key elements when it comes to life: water, earth, air and fire. But we often talk about a 'fifth element', that connecting point whic...

The Secret to Turning Life Into an Everyday Vacation

Jamilah Corbitt | Posted 08.12.2015 | Healthy Living
Jamilah Corbitt

When you shift your mindset to a non-traditional way of thinking, you will learn to invest your time in activities that have the greatest return on investment, and will also surround yourself with people who inspire you to be the best version of yourself.

Why This Birthday Is Special

Jamelle Sanders | Posted 08.11.2015 | Healthy Living
Jamelle Sanders

Every birthday is special; however, this birthday is extra special to me. I have embraced life at another level and have discovered a level of freedom that I never knew was possible before. I'm obsessed with mastering this thing called life.

Why We Don't Take Action on Our Ideas

Kevin Kleitches | Posted 08.11.2015 | GPS for the Soul
Kevin Kleitches

I know you've got ideas in your head. I know you've thought to yourself recently, "I really need to make a change," and yet, you've done nothing about it. Instead, you go through the motions at work convincing yourself that life isn't so bad. At least you're getting paid, right?

Bridging the Past and the Future: 8 Lessons

Valeh Nazemoff | Posted 08.10.2015 | Business
Valeh Nazemoff

Every day brings a new beginning. New beginnings can signify leaving the past on the way to the future. We've all been there, and while it's exciting, it's also scary to travel the bridge that takes you from your yesterday to your tomorrow.

3 Reasons Why Being Grateful Will Change Your Life

Jessica Dimas | Posted 08.10.2015 | Healthy Living
Jessica Dimas

There are three key reasons why being grateful every single day will start to improve your life immediately.

Someone Is Praying to Live the Miserable and Stressful Life You Live

Clementine Bihiga | Posted 08.10.2015 | Healthy Living
Clementine Bihiga

Most importantly, let's remember that someone, somewhere, is praying to live the miserable and stressful lives we think we are leading.

22 Habits That Will Make Your Life A Little More Peaceful Each Day

Brianna Wiest | Posted 08.10.2015 | Women
Brianna Wiest

Stop interacting with people who aren't positive influences in your life, and don't apologize for doing so. If they want to call you rude or unkind, so be it. You are under no obligation to make other people comfortable at the expense of your own sanity.

How To Program A Positive Attitude With 3 Simple Words

Phyllis Sues | Posted 08.12.2015 | Fifty
Phyllis Sues

Your body is your first instrument and your heart keeps it alive. And you have to keep active every day, so that this wonder of the universe continues to be perpetual.

For Passionate People Sick of Being Told About Work-Life Balance

Laura Probert, MPT | Posted 08.07.2015 | GPS for the Soul
Laura Probert, MPT

Work-life balance is a myth - one of the beliefs we've been conditioned into. People who envy others who have work-life balance don't envy perfectly p...

How Embracing My Inner Nerd Led Me to Find My Divine Self

Maimah Karmo | Posted 08.12.2015 | Impact
Maimah Karmo

Most of my friends don't believe this, but my childhood friends know. Growing up, I was a nerd. I was shy, teacher's pet, valedictorian in elementary school, terrified of boys; and I was most comfortable when I had my nose in a book.

Perfectly Imperfect : Replace Worry With Wonder

Cortney McDermott | Posted 08.07.2015 | GPS for the Soul
Cortney McDermott

The Perfectly Imperfect series is about acknowledging and embracing our individual gifts and quirks-our perfect imperfection. It's time we release the...

What Inspired Susan Cain to Write "Quiet"?

The Quiet Revolution | Susan Cain | Posted 08.07.2015 | Healthy Living

Have a question for our Chief Revolutionary? Email us via the Contact Susan page. You can also ask via Twitter with the hashtag #AskSusanCain. Thi...

Capturing Misty Copeland's Power and Grace

Richard Corman | Posted 08.07.2015 | Black Voices
Richard Corman

As I approached from the southern end of Manhattan, where the sun had just risen, I couldn't quite believe what I was witnessing. She moved gracefully, dramatically and with intent all over the Mason and Hamlin -- sitting, leaning, standing, en pointe.

The Impact of Music

Jessica Denis | Posted 08.06.2015 | Entertainment
Jessica Denis

Have you ever noticed what a profound change music can make on a person? It can change their mood in just a few notes, or it can make a person truly introspective within a chord.

Chasing Heroes: It's Just About... Life

Mark Brodinsky | Posted 08.14.2015 | GPS for the Soul
Mark Brodinsky

It's someone you look up to, someone for whom you have great respect, someone you admire and probably wonder how can that person do what they do? T...

What Road Is Your Life On?

Leon Logothetis | Posted 08.04.2015 | Impact
Leon Logothetis

Among the endless metaphors for life, a road is perhaps one of the best. There's times for speed, times for caution and time for rest stops. You have intersections, turns and often have to navigate everything effectively. My question to you today is: What road is your life on?

What Can Running a Marathon Teach You About Life?

Quora | Posted 08.05.2015 | Healthy Living
Quora

I ran the Chicago Marathon (in 2014). All 26.2 miles of it. It was definitely not an easy feat. Six months prior, I could barely run 10 kilometers.

You Matter

Kim Kalicky | Posted 08.04.2015 | GPS for the Soul
Kim Kalicky

Soul-bearing. Here we go - I know Ed Sheeran because of my son, Matt. Matt played the music for Thinking Out Loud for YouTube and then flamed out ...

The Day I Told The Ugly Truth About My Marriage

Oprah.com | Joann Pan | Posted 08.06.2015 | OWN

Last summer, I attended a birthday party with my 3- and 6-year-old for my friend Lucie's daughter. The party was held at the Heritage Museums & G...

Hey Internet, Stop Trying To Inspire Me

Jamie Varon | Posted 08.03.2015 | Healthy Living
Jamie Varon

I'm tired of people trying to inspire me to have a better, bigger, happier life. Let me exist. Let me fumble. Let me find the patch of light in the long tunnel of darkness. Let me figure out some sh*t on my own.