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10 Things Great Bosses Do Every Day

Dr. Travis Bradberry | Posted 02.12.2017 | Business
Dr. Travis Bradberry

We've all heard the adage, "People don't leave bad jobs; they leave bad bosses." It makes great fodder for after-work gripe sessions, but is there really any data to back the claim up? As it turns out, there's a ton.

10 Things Truly Confident People Do Differently

Dr. Travis Bradberry | Posted 02.13.2017 | Healthy Living
Dr. Travis Bradberry

Their focused pursuit is driven by these habits that you can emulate and absorb.

10 Bad Habits You Must Eliminate from Your Daily Routine

Dr. Travis Bradberry | Posted 02.06.2017 | Impact
Dr. Travis Bradberry

By practicing self-control to break bad habits, you can simultaneously strengthen your self-control muscle and abolish nasty habits that have the power to bring your career to a grinding halt.

8 Things Smart People Never Reveal About Themselves At Work

Dr. Travis Bradberry | Posted 02.06.2017 | Business
Dr. Travis Bradberry

At work, sharing the right aspects of yourself in the right ways is an art form. Disclosures that feel like relationship builders in the moment can wind up as obvious no-nos with hindsight.

8 Ways Cutthroat Work Cultures Suck The Life Out Of You

Dr. Travis Bradberry | Posted 02.01.2017 | Business
Dr. Travis Bradberry

Far too many companies believe that a cutthroat pressure-cooker culture gets results. They think that the harder they crack that whip, the better peop...

10 Harsh Lessons That Will Make You More Successful

Dr. Travis Bradberry | Posted 01.28.2017 | Business
Dr. Travis Bradberry

Everyone fails in life, and failure can be a crushing experience. The only thing that separates successful people from the rest is how they respond after they fail.

13 Habits Of Super Persuasive People

Dr. Travis Bradberry | Posted 01.24.2017 | Healthy Living
Dr. Travis Bradberry

Persuasive people are adept at reading and responding to other people. They rely heavily on emotional intelligence (EQ) to bring people to their way of thinking

9 Things Passionate People Do Differently

Dr. Travis Bradberry | Posted 01.21.2017 | Business
Dr. Travis Bradberry

Do you have enough passion in your life? Passion is the difference between playing the piano and being a pianist; it's who you are, not just what you ...

12 Things Every 'Type A' Person Wants You To Know

Dr. Travis Bradberry | Posted 01.14.2017 | GPS for the Soul
Dr. Travis Bradberry

We know that we can be awfully hard on everybody, but we're even harder on ourselves. This may be difficult to see because no one else is privy to the perfectionist that's goading or berating our every move inside our heads.

Why Smart Phones Are Driving Everyone Insane

Dr. Travis Bradberry | Posted 01.09.2017 | Healthy Living
Dr. Travis Bradberry

There's nothing worse than whipping out your smartphone during a meeting, and few things will turn someone off to you quite like a mid-conversation text message or even a quick glance at your phone.

10 Powerful Ways To Create Your Own Happiness

Dr. Travis Bradberry | Posted 01.10.2017 | Healthy Living
Dr. Travis Bradberry

Those who do rate themselves as happy are 36% more motivated, six times more energized, and twice as productive as their unhappy counterparts.

Flirt With Your Inner Genius

Suzannah Galland | Posted 01.05.2017 | GPS for the Soul
Suzannah Galland

It's your time You got the horn so why don't you blow it You are fine - Cream by Prince We always think there'll never be another Bowie, Prince, Coh...

9 Power-Packed Books to Help You Live Your Best Life Ever

Ann Davis | Posted 01.02.2017 | Books
Ann Davis

"The more that you read, the more things you will know. The more that you learn, the more places you'll go" - Dr. Seuss My friend told me he doesn'...

6 Toxic Bosses You Should Avoid Like The Plague

Dr. Travis Bradberry | Posted 01.02.2017 | Business
Dr. Travis Bradberry

At work or elsewhere, most everyone has experienced a relationship that turned toxic. If you have, you know they're a major drain on your energy, productivity, and happiness.

10 Unmistakable Habits Of Utterly Authentic People

Dr. Travis Bradberry | Posted 01.04.2017 | Healthy Living
Dr. Travis Bradberry

Living authentically is a perpetual challenge that requires emotional intelligence and yields great rewards. It's a noble path that you won't regret following.

How Complaining Rewires Your Brain For Negativity

Dr. Travis Bradberry | Posted 12.27.2016 | Healthy Living
Dr. Travis Bradberry

Just like smoking, drinking too much, and lying on the couch watching TV all day, complaining is bad for you. Put my advice to use, and you'll reap the physical, mental, and performance benefits that come with a positive frame of mind.

8 Paradoxical Habits Of Wildly Successful People

Dr. Travis Bradberry | Posted 12.29.2016 | Healthy Living
Dr. Travis Bradberry

Why are there so many different theories, complete with the science to back them up, about the traits that contribute to success? I think it's because most wildly successful people are complex -- so complex that many of their defining qualities are paradoxical.

Why wait for Santa when you have your own army of elves?

Tonya Leigh | Posted 12.22.2016 | Women
Tonya Leigh

It was December 25th, years ago, when I had my big epiphany. All eyes were on me. As always, I waited to open my gifts until the very end, only s...

The Stories We Tell

Amy Smalarz | Posted 12.20.2016 | Women
Amy Smalarz

What story are you telling today? To others? To yourself? Your words and your actions are all part of your story. Things you do and things you DON'T ...

7 Spiritual Self-Care tips to maintain inner peace for your body & soul this Holiday Season

Elena Lipson | Posted 12.19.2016 | GPS for the Soul
Elena Lipson

Tis the season for celebration, holiday lights and gathering with friends and family. Are there things you love about the season? Or are you dread...

11 Secrets To Staying Productive And In Control

Dr. Travis Bradberry | Posted 12.19.2016 | Business
Dr. Travis Bradberry

TalentSmart has given emotional intelligence tests to more than a million people and found that the upper echelons of top performance are filled with ...

9 Things Truly Passionate People Do Differently

Dr. Travis Bradberry | Posted 12.17.2016 | GPS for the Soul
Dr. Travis Bradberry

Do you have enough passion in your life? Passion is the difference between playing the piano and being a pianist; it's who you are, not just what you do. Passion makes you leap out of bed in the morning, eager to start your day.

The 10 Signs You Need A Life Coach

Alexis Meads | Posted 12.16.2016 | Women
Alexis Meads

You've probably had a coach at some point. Maybe it was for your little league soccer games, college swim meets, or violin practice. They teach you ...

Don't Get Scrooged This Holiday

Lauren Zander | Posted 12.14.2016 | Healthy Living
Lauren Zander

Could you imagine throwing a holiday dinner party and not preparing for it? I mean, just imagine: It's December 24th. There's a knock on the door. Yo...

13 Cognitive Biases That Really Screw Things Up For You

Dr. Travis Bradberry | Posted 12.13.2016 | Healthy Living
Dr. Travis Bradberry

Recognizing and understanding bias is invaluable because it enables you to think more objectively and to interact more effectively with other people.