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Older Generations Should Start Helping Millennials

Zac Thompson | Posted 03.06.2017 | Media
Zac Thompson

It seems that much of the millennial generation would rather patronize swanky restaurants in gentrified neighbourhoods than think about their future. ...

A Reluctant Millennial Tackles the Millennial Problem

Jesse Bogner | Posted 01.23.2017 | Business
Jesse Bogner

No one wants to be a Millennial, except for a few weird undergrads who write politically correct versions of dictionaries that offer simple alternativ...

Working At Camp Puts Millennials On The Path To Success (Today More Than Ever)

Mitch and Stephanie Reiter | Posted 02.09.2017 | Parents
Mitch and Stephanie Reiter

There has been a viral video by TED Talk speaker Simon Sinek about millennials in the workplace that has been very hot over social media newsfeeds dur...

Why Simon Sinek's Video on Millennials Was Wrong

Jared Buckley | Posted 01.20.2017 | Business
Jared Buckley

I love your books Mr. Sinek, but with all due respect, your answer on millennials in the workplace was wrong. Unless you've been without internet fo...

How Penny Oleksiak Shows Us We Are All Champions

Siobhan Kukolic | Posted 08.15.2016 | Good News
Siobhan Kukolic

I had not heard the name Penny Oleksiak before this week. A 16-year-old swimmer from Toronto competing at the Olympics. Her mom said in an earlier interview that Penny always goes for it right until the end of a race. Even when she is behind.

Exercise Your Philanthropic Brain

John E. Kobara | Posted 11.24.2016 | Impact
John E. Kobara

The more we test our biases, certainties and assumptions by directly experiencing our feelings and expressing our compassion, the more we energize our philanthropic brains.

Why the Road to Better Health Has Nothing to Do With Willpower

Rena Williams | Posted 09.18.2016 | Healthy Living
Rena Williams

When it comes to health and wellness, if we shift our focus onto our why, making mindful choices becomes easier because your commitment and motivation comes from a much deeper place.

6 Ways to Unlock Your Inner Leadership Skills

Bryan Elliott | Posted 05.31.2016 | Business
Bryan Elliott

Simon Sinek started out like most entrepreneurs with a dream. He created a business because he thought he had a better mousetrap and watched it grow and prosper with a small staff and an amazing client roster.

The ONE Question Every Entrepreneur NEEDS an Answer To

Ebonie Allard | Posted 05.21.2016 | Business
Ebonie Allard

Who you are is made up of hundreds of tiny little decisions. Your business is made up of hundreds of tiny little decisions. All day long you make small yet important choices. Choices that impact who you are, what you stand for, and how you in turn impact the world around you.

My Conversation With Simon Sinek (VIDEO)

2morrowknight | Posted 06.01.2015 | Business
2morrowknight

By ourselves we can make a ripple in the pond and a difference in the world, but as TEDx legend Simon Sinek noted in his inspiring keynote at #Ulticonnect, "together we are remarkable."

Figuring Out the Why

Jessica Kline | Posted 03.22.2015 | Healthy Living
Jessica Kline

Simon Sinek famously said: Every single person, every single organization on the planet knows what they do, 100 percent. Some know how they do it, wh...

4 Steps to Finding Your Purpose

Jodie Rogers | Posted 01.14.2015 | Women
Jodie Rogers

The fundamental problem is that your passion/purpose is not OUT THERE. You aren't going to find it by looking externally, but this is the first thing that everyone does.

The Top 7 Books Every CEO Must Read

Mike Harden | Posted 01.06.2015 | Business
Mike Harden

Narrowing it down to a select few is no easy task. However, regardless of the number, I do have a library of required reading for CEOs. Here are my top seven must read books for CEOs.

Causing Success: What Is Your Why?

Jen Grisanti | Posted 11.18.2014 | Business
Jen Grisanti

While studying the TV pilots for the upcoming Fall season, I noticed that many of them start with a set up of the personal dilemma for the central character. This gives the audience a point of connection in the story. In fiction and in life, there is tremendous value in starting with why.

What Your Fear Can Tell You About Your Art

Jen Kiaba | Posted 10.22.2014 | Arts
Jen Kiaba

My fear was that in creating truthful work, I would finally be seen and would no longer be able to hide behind a safe facade. Yet when I consulted my desires, that was exactly what I wanted and what had lead me out of that religion in the first place.

Leaders Eat Last and Other Rules for Innovators

Elliot S. Weissbluth | Posted 08.20.2014 | Business
Elliot S. Weissbluth

I admire great leaders, those who know their job isn't to bask in the spotlight, but to relentlessly drive growth and move their organizations forward.

Money and Happiness

Anita Casalina | Posted 08.05.2014 | Impact
Anita Casalina

We've all heard that money can't buy happiness. It may interest you to know that Michael Norton of the Harvard Business School says, "If you think money can't buy happiness, you're not spending it right." His study found that what generates happiness is spending it on others.

4 Things They Don't Teach You in MBA Programs (Though They Really Should)

Simon Tam | Posted 06.21.2014 | Business
Simon Tam

Having spent six years in two different colleges (for both my Bachelor's as well as Master's), I have a clear idea of what business schools aim to do. However, I also found that there are several things that they don't teach even though they really should.

From Start With Why to Leaders Eat Last: An Interview With Simon Sinek

Matt Tenney | Posted 04.13.2014 | Business
Matt Tenney

By simply making the effort to help the people on our team more often, and show them that we truly care about them, we can start the process of creating an entire team or organization of people who trust each other.

Branding Yourself for 2014

Tom J. Hidvegi | Posted 03.05.2014 | Impact
Tom J. Hidvegi

Personal branding became such a buzzword that it's rather lame to use it. Regardless of the overused term and its negative connotation, there is no way to avoid it in 2014. Everyone's value is earned rather than built.

How Fear Gets In The Way Of Leadership

Brian Reich | Posted 03.04.2014 | TED Weekends
Brian Reich

2013-01-18-TEDplayvideo.jpgSure, there is no shortage of people who hold positions of power and authority, or who are put on a pedestal and proclaimed a leader - by the media, their supporters, or often themselves. But they aren't leaders. Actual leadership is in short supply.

My Why?? Yiddish!

Ido Leffler | Posted 02.16.2014 | TED Weekends
Ido Leffler

I am constantly in search of the next thing that I can do to provide my family and colleagues with another accomplishment that they can be proud of.

Patience And Empowerment: Figuring Out My Own "Why"

Gary Vaynerchuk | Posted 02.11.2014 | TED Weekends
Gary Vaynerchuk

If your "why" is big enough, it's going to be a "why" that requires patience.

Redefining Success: Getting to How and Why

Scott Steinberg | Posted 01.25.2014 | TED Weekends
Scott Steinberg

Contrary to popular belief, busy is not good in and of itself. Busy is only good from both professional and personal standpoints if you're working productively to achieve a meaningful goal, and one which justifies the time, effort and energy put towards this task.

A True Leader Is Not The Same As A Brand

Sara DeWitt | Posted 02.10.2014 | TED Weekends
Sara DeWitt

Some business leaders inspire our work. But some unique individuals inspire our vocation.