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Starting Over and Radiating Your Power

Tamsen_Fadal | Posted 01.03.2015 | Healthy Living
Tamsen_Fadal

No one is going to do it for you. If you want something, you have to ask for it. No exceptions. If you want a raise, don't make a big deal out of it. Write down the reasons, make an appointment with your boss, and then ask for it.

A Guide To The Pleasures Of Work

The Philosophers' Mail | Posted 06.02.2014 | World

You might think this bit would be easy, but one of the hardest things about our working lives is knowing what we ideally want to do with them. It’s ...

This 15 Minute Activity Will Make You More Successful At Work

Business Insider | Drake Baer | Posted 05.28.2014 | World

According to a new working paper from Harvard Business School, setting aside 15 minutes to write at the end of the workday is enough to make you bette...

The Difference Between Successful And Very Successful People

LinkedIn | Greg McKeown | Posted 04.08.2014 | World

I recently met with a capable and driven executive and asked him, “How are you?” He gave me a rapid-fire answer of all of the things he was doing:...

The Most Common (And Harmful) Ways People Sabotage Their Own Success

Forbes | Kathy Caprino | Posted 04.04.2014 | World

Working with mid- to high-level career women who’ve achieved great things in their lives, I’ve watched professionals build and sustain tremendous ...

Why You Don't Have To Be A Risk-Taker To Be Successful

The Daily Muse | Alex Honeysett | Posted 03.27.2014 | World

As a certainty-driven kind of girl, I’ve always admired people who are totally comfortable taking running, uninhibited leaps off the edges of (metap...

If You Can't Be in the Job You'd Love, Love the One You're With

Sophie Wade | Posted 05.13.2014 | Women
Sophie Wade

When someone is doing something they are engaged in, the quality of their work and positive energy is evident --- and these benefits can be leveraged and shared

If You Want To Be Successful, Welcome Obstacles

Forbes | Paul B. Brown | Posted 03.04.2014 | World

Let’s start with three truisms. 1. If you do exactly what everyone else does, you will never have a competitive edge. You will always be the same...

What NOT To Do When Leaving Your Job

Kathy Caprino | Posted 09.18.2013 | Women
Kathy Caprino

Don't wait until you are desperately unhappy in your current situation to make change. And definitely don't leap before you've improved your current situation.

5 Signs That You're Ready for a Career Change

Kathy Caprino | Posted 08.31.2013 | Women
Kathy Caprino

Most of us spend more waking hours working than doing anything else, and I can tell you from firsthand experience that if you don't like your work, it won't like you back, and overly-stressful, misaligned work can very easily make your body break down.

I Have a Dream... But!

Tarun Sakhrani | Posted 09.30.2012 | Money
Tarun Sakhrani

My first thought always is, how can I justify being out of the workforce and spending all the money for two years and then spending another several pursuing a dream or a vision that may or may not get me anywhere?

I Just Want to Tell You 5 Things...

Eric Garland | Posted 04.04.2012 | Home
Eric Garland

A life well told is as close an approximation of a life well lived as I've found. Do you savor the memories of chances you almost took but didn't, adventures you packed your bags for but then never left the driveway?

How To Create A Successful Work Process

Alison Rose Levy | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Alison Rose Levy

Though our daily lives are filled with work and work-related activities, we rarely contemplate our work process.

Staying Sane in a Job You Don't Want

Marcia Reynolds | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Marcia Reynolds

According to Joyce Gioia, Strategic Business Futurist, at least 54 percent of today's employees are ready to change jobs. I have read that the percentage of top performers eagerly waiting to leap is even higher.

Yesterday's History, Tomorrow's A Mystery

David Wygant | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
David Wygant

You need to make mistakes every day. You also need to embrace every one of those mistakes, because it is when you embrace your mistakes that you will learn from them.