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Quitting

When To Quit

David B. Nast | Posted 07.11.2016 | Business
David B. Nast

Unless you are giving up cigarettes, quitting carries a negative connotation. When does it make sense to give up on your goals? Goal-setting is impo...

Quitters CAN Be Winners

William Anderson, MA, LMHC | Posted 05.26.2016 | Healthy Living
William Anderson, MA, LMHC

Being persistent is not the same thing as not quitting. Persisting is getting up and trying again. To be successful, we need to know when to quit, especially if we've been doing something that is destined to fail.

7 Reasons Why Quitting Is Sometimes Your Best Move

Helen Roe | Posted 05.19.2016 | Business
Helen Roe

There's more to quitting than bowing out when things get tough right?

What Do You Do If You Fail? Don't Quit!

Dr. Ashlee Greer | Posted 05.03.2016 | GPS for the Soul
Dr. Ashlee Greer

Stop being paralyzed by failure, or the fear of failure. Don't just quit because the road isn't perfectly smooth. Recognize that it's all part of the process. It's all unfolding perfectly to bring you to where you need to be.

When Does it Make Sense to Give Up in Business?

John Rampton | Posted 04.28.2016 | Business
John Rampton

We don't like the thought of giving up, especially as entrepreneurs who are told to stick with it. Sometimes, though, it does make sense to give up. ...

Why It's OK to Quit

Venessa Marie Perry | Posted 04.12.2016 | Women
Venessa Marie Perry

As a child my father used to always to tell me that quitters were weak. When you hear this at a very young age you begin to internalize it and strive...

Why I Will Never Quit My Job to Travel

Sharmistha Sahoo | Posted 04.12.2016 | Travel
Sharmistha Sahoo

Hello there! Today I am going to talk about something that has been on my mind lately. I see so many posts along the lines of "How I quit my job to travel" and it has been troubling me.

Why I Quit My Passion

Michelle Anneliese | Posted 04.06.2016 | Healthy Living
Michelle Anneliese

Everyone says to follow your passions and do what you love, but what do you do when your passion starts to destroy you?

Why I Don't Tell People 'Quit Your Job and Travel'

Sally Elbassir | Posted 02.26.2016 | Travel
Sally Elbassir

The reality is, quitting your job is hard. So is long-term travel. It's not as easy as our favorite travel bloggers make it look, and it's definitely not a decision to be taken lightly. The harsh reality is, unless you are planning to say goodbye to the Western world for a while, or you're really keen on embracing the digital nomad lifestyle, quitting your job to travel isn't something that everyone can do.

Lessons Learned from 2 Years as an Entrepreneur

Amber Rose Monaco | Posted 02.22.2016 | Business
Amber Rose Monaco

Two years ago, I had a really bad weekend. It started on a Friday afternoon in early February. Snow was on the ground, and I was eager to start my wee...

U.K. Approves E-Cigarette Prescriptions To Help People Quit Smoking

Reuters | Anna Almendrala | Posted 01.04.2016 | Healthy Living

LONDON (Reuters) - Britain's drug regulators have given the go-ahead for a British American Tobacco electronic-cigarette vaping device to be sold as a...

Why 'Quitting' Will Be My New Year's Resolution

Pamela Madsen | Posted 12.31.2015 | Fifty
Pamela Madsen

This New Year's, my resolution is to quit things that are not working for me in my life. I know it doesn't sound very daring to make your New Year's Resolution about quitting things. It doesn't sound very uplifting or positive either. But I'm loving the sound of 'I quit' coming out of my mouth.

The Race to Tobacco-Free Is a Relay: Working Together to Put America on a Path to Better Health

Eileen Howard Boone | Posted 11.18.2015 | Impact
Eileen Howard Boone

As we commemorate the American Cancer Society's Great American Smokeout on November 19, there is much to celebrate but also much more to be done to he...

Call Me a Quitter

Marin Langlieb | Posted 11.06.2015 | Teen
Marin Langlieb

From my experience of sitting through college boot-camp after boot-camp, and going on college tour after college tour, I, along with probably every admissions officer, can tell you there is no winning formula.

Entrepreneurs: 10 Things to Do When You Feel Like Quiting

Brandy Bonner | Posted 10.30.2015 | GPS for the Soul
Brandy Bonner

1) Go ahead and quit! It's only for a day or two. Sometimes you have to just surrender what you think should be happening today. Let go... There is is...

When to Quit -- From People Who Hate to Quit

Joe De Sena | Posted 09.29.2015 | Business
Joe De Sena

We grow up thinking of our achievements as being either successful or a failure. Believe me, I've spent my life unwilling to quit things. Those who are stubborn will often go far -- too far -- to ensure it's not a failure. But that is not always smart. In fact, there is a time to quit.

Why I Let My Kids Quit... More Than Once

Lisa Cavallaro | Posted 09.16.2015 | Parents
Lisa Cavallaro

There are no guarantees that my daughter will pour her newfound energy into things that make her happier. But as her parent, I'm happy to allow her the freedom to figure things out with my support.

What Running 100 Miles in the Snow Taught Me About Business

Joe De Sena | Posted 08.18.2015 | Business
Joe De Sena

There's a great phrase out there in the ultrarunning world -- it never gets easier, you just get better. And it didn't take long for it to hit me.

How to Write a Goodbye Email to Your Coworkers

Sarah Cooper | Posted 07.21.2016 | Business
Sarah Cooper

After you quit your job, your goodbye email to your coworkers has the power to set the tone for your tenure, your departure, and your farewell happy hour drinks at 5. With this in mind, here's a proven 8-step formula for writing your goodbye email.

The Hidden Cost of Quitting

Lisa Abeyta | Posted 07.08.2016 | Impact
Lisa Abeyta

We've all heard some version of the saying that begins "when the going gets tough." But the reality is that when things get difficult, even the tough find it very tempting to look for reasons to give up.

Declare Your Independence: Why Quitting Isn't Losing

Cyndi Chen | Posted 07.02.2016 | Healthy Living
Cyndi Chen

If you quit when you need to, you're actually placing yourself closer to success.

Waiting For Permission To Quit

Katie O'Brien | Posted 06.09.2016 | Women
Katie O'Brien

For most of my life, I've been seeking permission and validation to move forward -- everything from what sport to play as a kid to what area of concentration I was focusing on in college to what clothes I wore or car I drove as an adult. I was always being unconsciously influenced by others.

Wait, I Could Just Quit?

G. Doucette | Posted 03.17.2015 | Books
G. Doucette

For as many times that I have stage four panic attacks that maybe I have forgotten how, I'm always going to be a writer. Quitting? I don't know how to do that.

How I Quit Coffee In 7 Horrible Days

Thrillist | Posted 03.10.2015 | Taste
Thrillist

Despite my love of coffee, I don't run an IV line from a French press and hit the pleasure button all day.

Everybody's Quitting Their Jobs Now

The Huffington Post | Mark Gongloff | Posted 11.13.2014 | Business

Quit your job, help the economy. More than 2.7 million Americans, or 2 percent of all workers, quit their jobs in September, the Bureau of Labor St...