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What You Don't Know About Overnight Success

Grant Cardone | Posted 06.23.2015 | Business
Grant Cardone

I've been fighting this thing for 32 years. "Overnight" success doesn't happen overnight for most people. The media delivers this bad news and perpetuates lies making you believe that you are a failure because you didn't see the same results from your efforts.

Escaping the Need for External Validation

Hannah Massarella | Posted 06.23.2015 | Healthy Living
Hannah Massarella

Chasing validation, gaining it, quickly losing it and getting back into the race is something I've done repeatedly up until this point. So the next piece is choosing to change, choosing to change for the sake of living a joyous life.

Getting in the Game: Embracing Imperfection on the Long Journey to Thriving

Pam Stucky | Posted 06.30.2015 | Healthy Living
Pam Stucky

I'd been living my life waiting for the right moment to get in the game. Thinking that somehow, some day, I'd magically know how to do things the right way and avoid all possible embarrassment or failure. Of course, I was wrong.

If You Dream Big, Define Success Accordingly

Ginny Gilder | Posted 06.23.2015 | Impact
Ginny Gilder

I'm a big believer in the power and importance of dreaming. I'm not talking about fantasies or the stuff that wishes are made of. I'm talking about aspirations that take hold of you and your life and won't let go.

How FOMO Can Sneak Up on You

Deirdre Maloney | Posted 06.23.2015 | Healthy Living
Deirdre Maloney

If we really want to be intentional in our lives, if we really want to stick to decisions about our success and happiness, then we must be OK with not being a part of everything... of anything other than what's going on for us right now.

Finding Your Purpose: The Secret Sauce of Success

Ingrid Peschke | Posted 06.22.2015 | GPS for the Soul
Ingrid Peschke

Not many people can say they've worked the same job for 75 years. Add to that such a deep affection for the work that it never grows old. This de...

What Special Athletes Can Teach Us About Parenting; Father's Day Edition

Joe De Sena | Posted 06.22.2015 | Parents
Joe De Sena

Joe Galasso is clinical psychologist who specializes with individuals with disabilities and also with professional athletes. There is a specific part of his job that he holds close to his heart; working with Special Athletes.

3 Ways to Make Stress Become an Energizer Instead of a Zapper

Scott Halford | Posted 06.22.2015 | Business
Scott Halford

Since the world of distractions and work intensity is unlikely to change any time soon, it seems the thing that can change to make things not only bearable, but more energizing, is our mindset.

The Secret of Happiness (It's Not What You Think)

Daniel Goleman | Posted 06.23.2015 | Healthy Living
Daniel Goleman

Given that true happiness begins with a modicum of material comfort but then depends on cultivating qualities of mind like contentment and caring, the purpose of economic development, in the Dalai Lama's view, can be found in furthering both goals.

Become Successful by Cultivating Gratitude

Reina Pomeroy | Posted 06.22.2015 | 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...

If I Only Had a...

Janine Garner | Posted 06.19.2015 | Business
Janine Garner

Just imagine having the strength to defeat them and that Wicked Witch once and for all. Strength comes from within, and we make it to the Wizard and those amazing ruby red slippers by saying 'I am willing to admit I have need of...'

This Is How Successful Leaders Spent Their Youth

Quora | Posted 06.19.2015 | GPS for the Soul
Quora

I don't think I have ever before been compared with Bill Gates, Steve Jobs, etc. I am no where near as successful or accomplished as most of the people on this list. But for what it is worth, I'll give you a trait that I think is common among most of these people (including myself).

The Road To Success Is Boring. And That's Ok.

Daniel DiPiazza | Posted 06.18.2015 | Business
Daniel DiPiazza

For a long time I was only "half in" my business. I had a good idea. It was sort of working. But life kept getting in the way. I always had a reason why today wasn't a good day to get really focused and productive.

5 Steps to Turning Around a Faltering Business

Gabriel Bristol | Posted 06.18.2015 | Business
Gabriel Bristol

While there may not be any one single reason companies struggle, over the years I have developed a five-step formula that has proven successful for turning around a variety of faltering businesses across a variety of industries.

Treat Failure Like a Scientist

James Clear | Posted 06.18.2015 | Healthy Living
James Clear

Your failures are not you. Your successes are not you. They are simply data points that help guide the next experiment.

Tough Times Don't Last, But Tough People Do

James Michael Sama | Posted 06.18.2015 | Impact
James Michael Sama

The title of this article is a quote which has passed across our eyes and ears repeatedly. However, regardless of its origin or exact wording, the meaning behind the statement remains the same: There is always hope, even in the worst of circumstances.

7-Step Formula for Success

Blayne Davis | Posted 06.16.2015 | Impact
Blayne Davis

Countless self-help books flirt and kiss but rarely go all the way. Perhaps because for the most part it's the commercial appearance of value with their pretty fonts, lively testimonials, and convoluted messages that escape even the greatest cryptographer.

7 Excuses Killing Your Success

Gaynete' Edwards | Posted 06.16.2015 | Business
Gaynete' Edwards

We all have dreams for our future that we want to come true. Somehow, many of us seem to get stuck and cannot figure out why our planted flowers of prosperity have not yet bloomed.

The Power of Leadership Presence

Ben Bowen | Posted 06.16.2015 | Business
Ben Bowen

As I write this article there are millions of leaders around the world looking at their phone, tablet or PC while pretending to listen to a Co-worker. You might even be guilty of that right now.

How to Accept and Release Your Failures and Successes

Rachael Yahne | Posted 06.15.2015 | Healthy Living
Rachael Yahne

There are good days and bad days. Big days and little days. And it's not always easy to "stay the course" as my father always said.

How to Get From Here to There: Part II, Education, Entrepreneurship and Wooden's 'Pyramid of Success'

Steve Mariotti | Posted 06.16.2015 | Healthy Living
Steve Mariotti

What accounts for the varied approaches individuals use in business, careers, and their own aspirations? In Part One of this piece, I described what one psychologist teaches us about individuals and their motivation to meet their various needs--and how this helps explain behavior and solve problems.

3 Powerful Lessons About Failure And Success

Carolynn Ananian | Posted 06.14.2015 | Healthy Living
Carolynn Ananian

Growing up, we're not really taught about failure. We're pressured to be perfect, get good grades and play it safe. Many people fear failure and don't know how to deal with it, let alone overcome it. Here's what I've learned about failure and success.

Why Do We Still Get Confused Between Fake and Real?

Abi Fedorovsky | Posted 06.11.2015 | College
Abi Fedorovsky

I can probably say that I speak for many my age when I say that I am friends with people with whom I have absolutely zero interaction, apart from online.

Character Development: America's Sleeping Giant

Joseph W. Gauld | Posted 06.11.2015 | Education
Joseph W. Gauld

I have taught over 10,000 students over 63 years, the oldest now in their 80s. My primary focus has always been: What preparation leads to a meaningful and fulfilling life--and what does not?

The Power of Less: I Removed Every Inessential Thing From My Website and Here's What Happened

James Clear | Posted 06.11.2015 | Healthy Living
James Clear

Simplifying your options immediately makes you better because it's so much easier to do the right thing when you're not surrounded by the extra things. The simplest way to improve is to eliminate your distractions.