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Redefining Success

Entrepreneurs Are Failures and Other Personality Traits

Apryl DeLancey | Posted 09.10.2016 | Business
Apryl DeLancey

Failure is going to happen, especially when you start your own company. Show me an entrepreneur that hasn't experienced failures and I'll show you someone that is delusional. Failure is something that helps us learn. We can refine our brand, our pitch, and our products from these learnings.

5 Ways That Facebook Success Is Nothing Like Real-Life Success

Eva Lesko Natiello | Posted 08.26.2016 | Media
Eva Lesko Natiello

We browse our Facebook feed and see extraordinary things happening all around us. A Facebook friend just climbed Mount Kilimanjaro. A friend of a friend won The Great Food Truck Race. Someone else was named Chicago's Teacher of the Year. It seems to happen all the time.

One Rule to Know Before You Break All the Rules

Tyler Tervooren | Posted 08.25.2016 | GPS for the Soul
Tyler Tervooren

This article was originally published on I've always been an early riser, but I'm not what you would call a morning person. I like t...

How Do You Know When to Walk Away?

Carissa Lada | Posted 08.25.2016 | GPS for the Soul
Carissa Lada

If you know me, or if you've read my previous posts, then you know that my life has changed a lot in the last few years. Some of these changes have in...

My Journey From Cleaner to Coach

Sarah Liddle | Posted 08.10.2016 | Healthy Living
Sarah Liddle

I want to open the way for you, to free the way for you to see that it doesn't matter about your past, you can pick up your baggage at any minute and throw it out the window.

How I Turned My Shame Into Success

Melissa J. Nixon | Posted 08.05.2016 | Business
Melissa J. Nixon

Have ever had something in your life that you were ashamed of? That you probably don't tell people or when you do, wish that part weren't a part of your story that you had to share?

The Good-Day Do-Good Checklist

Nancy Roman | Posted 07.29.2016 | Fifty
Nancy Roman

One night many years ago I was lying in bed, waiting for sleep and reviewing my day. I hadn't had a bad day, but I could not decide whether it had been a good day.I realized then that my problem was that I did not have any standard for measuring the success of my day. I needed a Good Day checklist.

How Do You Measure the Success of Your Business? -- Hint It's Not How Much You Made Last Year

Keri Vaca | Posted 07.23.2016 | Business
Keri Vaca

In our society it seems like our success is measured by how much we earn, how many promotions we get or how big our bonus is.

How Thrive Inspired Me to Create a Startup

Jennifer Taormina | Posted 07.21.2016 | GPS for the Soul
Jennifer Taormina

The Story. The Voice. The Book. How Thrive inspired me to create a startup to help heal the world. One thing I know for sure is that we all have man...

Thrive: My Way to Finding My True Success

Isa Camille Ybanez | Posted 07.06.2016 | Healthy Living
Isa Camille Ybanez

The influence of our culture, media, and even our loved ones can easily dictate what choices look good for our life. Only our individual selves can truly depict what is the true measure of success.

Redefining Success in 7 Simple Steps

Reina Pomeroy | Posted 07.02.2016 | Women
Reina Pomeroy

It's my experience and the collective experience of many of my clients that money is not the only indicator of success. There are infinite measurements of success: impact one makes in the world, the amount of quality time one is able to spend with her loved ones, and overall contentment.

Olympic Medalist Deena Kastor Shares 10 Mindfulness Tips for World Record Success, Health and Happiness

Michael Sandler and Jessica Lee | Posted 07.01.2016 | Healthy Living
Michael Sandler and Jessica Lee

Olympic Medalist Deena Kastor After Setting Four World Records. Photo Credit Group At 5'4" and only 104 pounds, no one knew q...

Become Successful by Cultivating Gratitude

Reina Pomeroy | Posted 06.22.2016 | Healthy Living
Reina Pomeroy

Life is a continual balance of good days and bad days. On a good day, you're on top of your game, the master of your domain, patting yourself on the b...

How to Celebrate Your Employees and Boost Your Bottom Line. #WorkHuman

Maya Mathias | Posted 06.15.2016 | Business
Maya Mathias

Two of my favorite words, work and human, had been joined at the hip, pulling me into its orb, inviting me to see what unexplored online world lay behind the ad.

8 Things Success-Oriented People Practice

Kristin Meekhof | Posted 06.05.2016 | Healthy Living
Kristin Meekhof

Many people assume that successful people have things handed to them or that it comes with little effort. However, what is not always obvious is that they are successful because they practice certain things.

How to Enjoy Your Life 99.99% More of the Time

Samuel 'Gentoku' McCree | Posted 06.05.2016 | Business
Samuel 'Gentoku' McCree

Last week I delivered a talk at the TEDx Zurich Women's conference in Zurich, Switzerland. It was a great honor to be chosen and an even greater pleasure to deliver a talk I had worked on so diligently.

Perspective Is Everything: Why Entrepreneurs Need to Re-Evaluate Success

Catriona Pollard | Posted 06.04.2016 | Business
Catriona Pollard

We need to understand that entrepreneurship and success are whatever you want them to be.

Maslow's Hierarchy of Needs and Success

Hope Perlman | Posted 06.02.2016 | Women
Hope Perlman

I have wondered, from time to time -- OK, day to day -- if this quest for success is some kind of frivolity, some kind of navel-gazing exercise that I only engage in because I'm a privileged person, not scrounging around for my very subsistence.

Following Your Own Path While Keeping the Legacy

Tajci Cameron | Posted 06.01.2016 | GPS for the Soul
Tajci Cameron

"Do you want me to play piano because you want me to be like you and continue your dream?" my then-6-year-old son asked me when I refused to let him q...

My Three Paradigms of Success

Roxanne Hobbs | Posted 05.22.2016 | GPS for the Soul
Roxanne Hobbs

Growing up, success to me was all about getting the A grade. Yes, looking back, the perfectionist tendencies took a hold around exam time when gettin...

7 Lessons From the World's Greatest Explorer

Joe De Sena | Posted 05.11.2016 | Business
Joe De Sena

Recently, I had the pleasure to interview Sir Ranulph Fiennes - the world's greatest living explorer - for Spartan Up! The Podcast. Fiennes has an arsenal of backbreaking, boundary-pushing, life-risking, hard to believe stories; the type that transport you right to the very places he triumphed over.

9 Ways The Most Successful People See Life Differently

| Jeff Haden | Posted 05.11.2015 | Small Business

While supposedly every cloud has a silver lining, when you're truly up against it those silver linings can be really hard to find. So take a moment...

Mother's Day Snapshot: Behind the Gifts, Flowers and Feelings

Dilshad Dayani | Posted 05.10.2016 | Women
Dilshad Dayani

We salute your courage to bridge the stereotypes with non-conventional ideas and as you continue to do so, we hope that you are rejuvenated by those who hold you near and dear on this special day!

A Roadmap Towards Work-Life Balance

Stacey Steinberg | Posted 06.23.2015 | Women
Stacey Steinberg

While I left law school armed with knowledge and enthusiasm, I had little in my arsenal to prepare me for the realities of balancing work and life. If I could give these students some career guidance, I thought to myself, I would say the following.

10 Strategies to Help Children Define Success for Themselves

Smart Parents | Posted 06.22.2015 | Education
Smart Parents

I recently gave a talk where I asked a group of parents, "What do the following four men have in common?"