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6 Questions That Might Be Holding You Back

Doug A. Sandler | Posted 06.02.2015 | Healthy Living
Doug A. Sandler

Take a moment and ask yourself the following six questions and see if you are being held back by the answers you give to yourself. Then follow the action items provided if the question is holding you back.

3 Simple Ways to Improve Your Relationship With Money

Elliot Begoun | Posted 06.01.2015 | Business
Elliot Begoun

Money, just the mention of it can stir strong emotions. Whether we have little or a lot, we all have a connection to its use and acquisition. There are people who brazenly grab and grasp for all they can and others who vilify its unequal distribution.

Influence More in Today's Workplace

Janine Garner | Posted 06.01.2015 | Business
Janine Garner

There is absolutely no doubt that there's a new kid on the block when it comes to workplace behaviour, particularly if you are looking to thrive at a leadership level. The days of hiding away in a corner office, gazing out the window in splendid isolation, are well and truly over.

Why Success Won't Make You Happy (And What to Do About It)

Stephanie Seibel | Posted 06.01.2015 | GPS for the Soul
Stephanie Seibel

For years, the Huffington Post was always the cool kids' table that I longed for from a distance, eating my bologna sandwich alone in my quiet corner ...

It's Time To Stop Wasting Time And Start Living. Here's How.

James Clear | Posted 06.01.2015 | Healthy Living
James Clear

What good is a lateral raise if you can't do a proper press? What good is a fancy business logo if you haven't found your first paying customer? What good is a better guitar if you haven't built the habit of practicing each day?

The Most Important Lesson I Learned About Failure

Ted Rubin | Posted 06.01.2015 | Business
Ted Rubin

The most important lesson I learned about failure is that without it, you do not truly understand success. When success comes too easily or too early in the process, we come to believe it is the natural state of things, and when failure comes at a later date in some form or another we are most often utterly unprepared.

The Most Meaningful Careers Aren't Always Blissful

Stephanie Seibel | Posted 05.29.2015 | Healthy Living
Stephanie Seibel

The only thing I am entitled to is the opportunity to become the person I came here to be. And while that might sound like a pretty lame birthday present from life, I've come to see it as the most beautiful gift of all.

Failure: We're Doing It All Wrong

Rebekah Iliff | Posted 05.29.2015 | Business
Rebekah Iliff

When we interpret failure as a lack of success or an inability, we're doing it wrong. Many of the world's most successful people have failed handfuls of times, and they're greater innovators for it, not the opposite.

How To Move From Entrepreneur To Manager

Gabriel Bristol | Posted 05.29.2015 | Business
Gabriel Bristol

As all great managers know, these three steps alone will not make you an effective leader, but what they will do is help you build a solid foundation on which to build a robust and profitable company.

How Long It Takes To Form A New Habit (According To Science)

James Clear | Posted 05.29.2015 | Healthy Living
James Clear

And that's how society started spreading the common myth that it takes 21 days to form a new habit (or 30 days or some other magic number). It's remarkable how often these timelines are quoted as statistical facts.

Secrets to Becoming a Highly Successful Woman -- 5 Easy Steps

Sue Davey | Posted 05.28.2015 | Women
Sue Davey

We all have unique gifts and talents, whether we've manifested them or not. It's vital to make a commitment to discover these talents and follow our dreams and passions -- not someone else's. Therefore, our first step should be to define what success means to us as individuals.

True Resilience Is Understanding Nothing Lasts Forever

Tyler Tervooren | Posted 05.27.2015 | Healthy Living
Tyler Tervooren

That's the thing about resilience -- you can only build it by accepting that everything will, one day, fail. The more ready you are to pivot when it does, the sooner you'll see big changes coming, the better you'll react to them when they arrive, and the faster you'll get back to business-as-usual once they hit.

Start Something That Matters

Brendon Burchard | Posted 05.27.2015 | Healthy Living
Brendon Burchard

Sometimes your dreams for living a great life and having more personal freedom can seem so far away. Yet no matter where you are on the path, never ...

Mindset Hacks for Acing the Interview

Nathalie Thompson | Posted 05.27.2015 | Business
Nathalie Thompson

Acing the interview begins with your mindset. The most successful interviewees are not passive outsiders to the process; they are active participants in creating the kind of situation most likely to serve them.

10 Steps to Start Your Startup

George Vou | Posted 05.26.2015 | Business
George Vou

"I'm ready to get started, so now what do I do?" Whether people are coming out of university, work or various competitions, everyone seems to have that same question. Here's my answer in ten little pieces.

The Ick of No

Deirdre Maloney | Posted 05.27.2015 | Business
Deirdre Maloney

Last year I stepped into a volunteer leadership position for an organization. I did my best with it, but I really didn't feel useful. Nor did I enjoy it at all. And so when the time came to renew it, I decided not to. But there was one problem.

3 Reasons You Don't Want a Red Ferrari

Barb Abramson | Posted 05.26.2015 | GPS for the Soul
Barb Abramson

Have you heard about the guy that wanted a red Ferrari? Story goes, it represented a symbol of success, of working hard and finally making it in the...

How to Excel as the Only Black Employee in the Office

Matt Drayton | Posted 05.26.2015 | Black Voices
Matt Drayton

My experiences as the only black in the office have been mostly positive because of my attitude, and my desire to succeed. Most people only care about productivity, and the bottom line.

10 Ways Successful People Deal With Stress Differently

Michael D. Simmons | Posted 05.26.2015 | Business
Michael D. Simmons

What separates successful entrepreneurs from unsuccessful ones is not the challenges. We all have them. A critical trait that separates successful entrepreneurs is the ability to take setback and after setback without any loss of motivation.

10 Things Dr. Seuss Can Teach Us About Life

Doug A. Sandler | Posted 05.26.2015 | Healthy Living
Doug A. Sandler

I've always been a huge fan of Dr. Seuss. His stories provide a great message on many different levels. As a parent, the morals I found within his writings enabled me to teach my kids many valuable lessons. As I got into the business world, it was me who learned invaluable lessons as I read quote after quote from Dr. Seuss.

Unwrapping Your Gift Called Life

Gigi G. | Posted 05.26.2015 | Healthy Living
Gigi G.

(Picture: Shutterstock) Good Morning World! That's the way to start the day. Arms wide open. Ready to embrace another day. Ready to ...

Invisible Scripts: Do You Know What You Think You Know?

Small Answers | Posted 05.26.2015 | Healthy Living
Small Answers

An invisible script is an assumption that is so baked in to how you view the world and your choices that you don't even question it. It often involves an inner voice telling you what you should do, need to do, or can't do.

Science Explains How Your Spouse's Personality Affects Your Career

Amy Morin | Posted 05.25.2015 | Healthy Living
Amy Morin

If you're not yet married -- and you're ambitious about your career endeavors -- a potential mate's conscientiousness may be worth considering.

WATCH: Permission to Be Successful

Brad Yates | Posted 05.22.2015 | GPS for the Soul
Brad Yates

Most of us have very strong programming about waiting for permission to do something... and many of us may still be waiting for permission to be succe...

My Three Paradigms of Success

Roxanne Hobbs | Posted 05.22.2015 | 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 get...