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Why Working Mothers Need Resilience

Sue Davey | Posted 06.22.2015 | Parents
Sue Davey

When the unexpected strikes, breathe to control your emotions, which in turn will allow you to develop a plan to tackle the immediate issues. And if you have time, recognize the fact that adapting to the unexpected and the difficult will make you -- and your brain -- stronger.

I Love the F-Word

Darren Hardy | Posted 06.23.2015 | Business
Darren Hardy

I've often asked rooms full of big-time CEOs to list the top five defining moments responsible for their great successes. Inevitably, great failures are on their lists -- often occupying more than one spot.

Success Starts With A Vision And A Plan

Stacia Pierce | Posted 06.23.2015 | Small Business
Stacia Pierce

I learned that you need a vision that inspires the people that work for you so that you can grow and go together.

The Path to Happiness: Lessons From the 2015 World Happiness Report

Jeffrey Sachs | Posted 08.07.2015 | World
Jeffrey Sachs

Getting richer but not happier: It's a familiar story, for people and for nations. The purpose of the World Happiness Report, now in its third edition for 2015, is to remind governments, civil society, and individuals that income alone cannot secure our well-being. True happiness depends on social capital, not just financial capital.

5 Apps for Maintaining a Successful Product Launch

Alex Ivanovs | Posted 06.23.2015 | Small Business
Alex Ivanovs

I'm emphasizing the word maintaining for a reason, because it takes a different set of tools and apps to actually get to the launch of your new product, but in order to keep it alive we need to invest time and energy into finding something that will back us up when we most need it.

Great Teaching Is The Real Test

Nicholas Simmons | Posted 06.22.2015 | Education
Nicholas Simmons

In math, our students do extraordinarily well not because we teach them how to take a test, but because our teachers guide them to fall in love with problem-solving.

The Power Of Power

Richard Pérez-Feria | Posted 06.22.2015 | Fifty
Richard Pérez-Feria

I always suspected I had it, but I got definitive proof right before lunch on a sunny Friday in Miami in Mrs. Weprin's third grade classroom when I was all of 8 years old. In that moment, I realized how powerful I was, and I have never forgotten how that felt. Ever

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?"

How to Change Your Manager's Mind

Chris Deaver | Posted 06.20.2015 | Business
Chris Deaver

There are always situations where you can influence a manager. Launching a new project. Brainstorming a product or service. Taking the business to the next level. But many people fail to see their power in these situations.

Giving Up Is Not Always Surrendering, It's Re-prioritizing and Being True

Wassim Israwi | Posted 06.21.2015 | Business
Wassim Israwi

To me it is clear: We do not control our destiny nor do we create our paths. Clear and simple.

Book Review: 7 Wealth Building Secrets

Suna Senman | Posted 06.21.2015 | Money
Suna Senman

While the title 7 Wealth Building Secrets, looks ordinary, the contents of this book are extraordinarily grounded in greatest wisdom and proven practicality.

The One Secret of Highly Successful Leaders

Brian de Haaff | Posted 06.21.2015 | Business
Brian de Haaff

Successful leaders don't hide their goals and their motives. They broadcast them. Transparency is the currency that is used to acquire trust. It's an investment that also requires you to be open to the possibility that you might be wrong.

7 Excuses That Will Hold You Back From Success

Bernard Marr | Posted 06.21.2015 | Business
Bernard Marr

I've written several times in the past about the qualities and elements that successful people share, but I think perhaps the most important is their ability to get past excuses.

Our Children and Grandchildren Will Be Richer Than Us, but There Is a Problem

Richard Koch | Posted 06.21.2015 | Business
Richard Koch

The pressures on social cohesion and the resurgence of class envy may take us backward a generation or two, despite the magnificent and apparently unstoppable whirring of the modern wealth machine.

How to Solve Difficult Problems by Using the Inversion Technique

James Clear | Posted 06.20.2015 | 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 06.20.2015 | 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 06.20.2015 | 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 06.17.2015 | 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 06.17.2015 | 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 06.17.2015 | 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 06.16.2015 | 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 06.17.2015 | 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 06.17.2015 | 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 06.16.2015 | 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 06.15.2015 | 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.