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How to Solve Difficult Problems by Using the Inversion Technique

James Clear | Posted 04.20.2015 | Healthy Living
James Clear

It is far easier to avoid stupidity than it is to create genius. Eliminating the errors and mistakes that are preventing your success can be just as powerful as building new skills or habits.

10 Shortcuts To Self-Confidence

Adele Scheele | Posted 04.20.2015 | Business
Adele Scheele

Here are 10 simple ways to jumpstart your confidence right when you need it -- asking for a job or a raise, coping with someone's rage or complaint, even hosting a party.

What to Do When You Have Too Many Ideas (And Not Enough Time)

James Clear | Posted 04.20.2015 | Healthy Living
James Clear

Ideas are like rose bushes: They need to be consistently pruned and trimmed down. And just like a rose bush, pruning away ideas -- even if they have potential -- allows the remaining ideas to fully blossom.

Why You Need Emotional Intelligence to Succeed

Dr. Travis Bradberry | Posted 04.17.2015 | Business
Dr. Travis Bradberry

When emotional intelligence first appeared to the masses, it served as the missing link in a peculiar finding: people with average IQs outperform those with the highest IQs 70% of the time.

Individual Character: It's Still an Important Factor in Success

S. L. Young | Posted 04.20.2015 | Business
S. L. Young

Character development is a lifelong pursuit. There must be a willingness to admit to mistakes, take a step back, and make a conscience decision to work toward self-improvement.

Instant Achievement

Laura Berger | Posted 04.17.2015 | Travel
Laura Berger

We undulated the never-ending steep path while clumsily hurdling felled trees many feet in diameter and used limbs lain from bank to bank to cross rivers like a tightrope. Someone did occasionally end up in the drink.

Anxious About a Work-Related Conflict? You're Likely to Make a Bad Decision!

Douglas LaBier | Posted 04.17.2015 | Business
Douglas LaBier

These findings are relevant to everyone in their career roles, but perhaps have greatest significance for those in high-impact decision making positions, whose judgment and decisions affect the organization's success.

Think Twice: Will Doubling Your Paycheck Really Make You Happier?

Becky Lynn Smith | Posted 04.23.2015 | GPS for the Soul
Becky Lynn Smith

What if having more money could actually be a hindrance for people? Is it possible that making enough money could be a hurdle that keeps people from exploring what would really make them happy and successful in this life?

Measuring Success: Why It's Time for a Change

Daffnee Cohen | Posted 04.17.2015 | Healthy Living
Daffnee Cohen

In a bustling society driven by technology and to-do lists, we tend to define our successes by how hard we work, what we have to show for it and what our next steps look like. For every individual, our successes are highly diverse and cover our careers and professional life, but also our love life, family life, health, finances, creative sides and so much more.

The 9 Worst Mistakes You Can Ever Make at Work

Dr. Travis Bradberry | Posted 04.16.2015 | Business
Dr. Travis Bradberry

You don't have to throw a chair through a window or quit in the middle of a presentation to cause irreparable damage to your career. No matter how talented you are or what you've accomplished, there are certain behaviors that instantly change the way people see you and forever cast you in a negative light.

Get to Know the Custodians

The University of Central Florida Forum | Posted 04.15.2015 | Sports
The University of Central Florida Forum

In 1996, I was fresh out of college living in Bay City, Michigan, and about to begin my first year as a paid volleyball coach. I began the process of asking experienced coaches for advice on how to approach my new endeavor.

The Power of Your Words

Darren Hardy | Posted 04.15.2015 | Business
Darren Hardy

You have a responsibility to the people you care about. Your words, your validation, your affirmation can change people's lives. This is as true for your children and your spouse as it is your clients.

What It Takes to Break a World Record: The Story of Michael Wardian

Joe De Sena | Posted 04.15.2015 | Business
Joe De Sena

Uncertainty often makes us hesitant, but when used as motivation, it can produce the most outstanding results. The most successful people I've come across have mental discipline, they harness uncertainty and embrace the possibility of failure. As Mike has shown, a lifetime of success far outweighs temporary discomfort.

It's an Accessible Life: My 24-Hour Journey

Sally Swanson | Posted 04.15.2015 | Healthy Living
Sally Swanson

"I think we're not in Kansas..." leaps to mind during the descent into Adelaide, South Australia -- having left San Francisco more than 22 hours ago...

10 Livable Truths for Success and Life Satisfaction

Sherrie Campbell, PhD | Posted 04.14.2015 | Healthy Living
Sherrie Campbell, PhD

To experience happiness and that deep sense of well-being and satisfaction with who you are, what you are doing, and who you still desire to become you must contemplate daily on what it means to be authentic.

How to Have Good Mojo

Brendon Burchard | Posted 04.15.2015 | Healthy Living
Brendon Burchard

We all have bad days. But why do some people seem engaged and happy more often? What's the secret to having great mojo? 1. Let go of the past: ...

The Truth Behind Your Guts

Deirdre Maloney | Posted 04.15.2015 | Healthy Living
Deirdre Maloney

Sure, people show their guts in amazingly grand ways every day... by persevering through big challenges and climbing to new heights. But all of us show our guts in smaller, different ways every day.

The Truth About Patience. Finally!

Tom Morris | Posted 04.14.2015 | GPS for the Soul
Tom Morris

For most of my life, patience has been a monumentally aggravating virtue. I like to make things happen. I like to dream it, do it, and then move on to...

10 Reasons Why Your New Online Business Will Fail and How to Avoid Having These Things Happen

Greer Wignall | Posted 04.13.2015 | Business
Greer Wignall

You talk about how much you want to start your own business with your family or friends, but you never really commit to getting started. You keep waiting for the 'right time' or continue to 'think about it' without ever getting started.

How To Become A Highly Successful Achiever

Sue Davey | Posted 04.13.2015 | Healthy Living
Sue Davey

Everyone has something they want to achieve, a dream or goal they're working toward. Often, it can seem challenging, especially for women. Wherever you may be on the path to your personal success, below I have shared 15 simple achievable steps to reaching the summits of success and happiness, and become a powerhouse.

7 Amazing Ways Smart Leaders Turn Failure Into An Asset

| Minda Zetlin | Posted 04.13.2015 | Small Business

We in the start-up world like to talk a lot about failure. Fail often, fail early, fail forward, and most importantly -- don't fail to learn from fail...

WATCH: Arguing for Limitations

Brad Yates | Posted 04.10.2015 | GPS for the Soul
Brad Yates

It has been written: "Argue for your limitations, and they are yours." We miss out on too much because of this, and the world misses out on too much o...

How to Find Your Hidden Creative Genius

James Clear | Posted 04.10.2015 | Healthy Living
James Clear

Creating something useful and compelling is like being a gold miner. You have to sift through pounds of dirt and rock and silt just to find a speck of gold in the middle of it all. Bits and pieces of genius will find their way to you, if you give yourself permission to let the muse flow.

Crafting An Effective Pitch

Lauren Goldstein | Posted 04.09.2015 | Business
Lauren Goldstein

While working with my clients on how to craft effective, call-to-action pitches, the common theme that always rings true for great pitches is, clarity; Clarity of why, clarity of who, clarity of benefits. With clarity as a base, we can break down a pitch into an easy formula: W+TM+B = P

Does the "Dream School" Really Exist?

Sarah Convissar | Posted 04.09.2015 | Teen
Sarah Convissar

As teens we are sometimes afraid to voice our individual opinions in fear that we might not "fit in" with the crowd. However, it is crucial to think for yourself and set your own goals and your own version of success.