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Warning: You're a Failure... And So Am I

Jacqui Zadik | Posted 01.08.2015 | Women
Jacqui Zadik

When we define and compare our lives to these overnight victories of others, we are putting so much pressure on ourselves to succeed in a way that's unattainable most of the time. There's a reason why the saying, "The road to success is paved with failure" is so true, and I'll prove it.

How to Turn Competition Into Collaboration

Alex Kip | Posted 01.08.2015 | Healthy Living
Alex Kip

That's it, simple. The only one you're trying to make better is you, the only one you're trying to beat is you. You can't move forward by looking sideways. Take a look at the things that have been beating you up in the "locker room" and see how you can take them out.

The Insidiousness of Excuses

Wendy Reese | Posted 01.08.2015 | Healthy Living
Wendy Reese

The moment this awareness hit me was days after learning of a friend's death. I avoided doing something that would have been beneficial and healthy fo...

The Psychology of the Shortlist

Wray Herbert | Posted 01.08.2015 | Science
Wray Herbert

A plum job has opened up, one that you really want and feel well qualified to hold. You can almost taste victory now. So you do the interviews, and again all seems to go very well. Then the job goes to someone else. How do you feel? Does it help that you came close, or does that make it worse?

Redefining Success in 2015: How Much Is Enough?

Craig Dowden | Posted 01.07.2015 | Business
Craig Dowden

Pick an element of what it means to be successful and W. Brett Wilson has likely achieved it. He is one of Canada's most financially successful and well-known businessmen, he is an Order of Canada recipient, a best-selling author, and former television star of Dragon's Den, the Canadian hit series precursor to ABC's Shark Tank.

Top 5 Essential Skills for Teachers

Sue Gober | Posted 01.07.2015 | Education
Sue Gober

I sent an email to all of my student teachers recently, asked them to please hit reply, and then quickly list the five most important soft skills needed by teachers.

Your New Year's Resolution Will Likely Fail. Here's What Works

Brad Wheelis | Posted 01.07.2015 | Healthy Living
Brad Wheelis

The change in calendar does not give us more will power nor does it give us more determination. Notice throughout the year, we declare we'll start a new diet on a Monday. Rarely do our eating habits change when we start our new week.

Getting Fired From My Dream Job Was The Best Thing For Me

Alexis Meads | Posted 01.07.2015 | Women
Alexis Meads

Some of you are fed up with the way things are going in your life. Some of you are tired of doing everything for others while your internal voice secretly beats you down.

My Biggest Leadership Win: The Day My Life Stopped Working

Sarah Kaler | Posted 01.07.2015 | Business
Sarah Kaler

To truly lead in the world and create the results you want in all areas of your life, it will require you to create conscious shifts and become the leader of your future.

Divorce Is Your New Beginning

Honoree Corder | Posted 01.06.2015 | Divorce
Honoree Corder

Just as a brand new year is upon you, after divorce you have a new life in front of you. There are some powerful ways to make the most of your new life and this new year, and I'm sharing several of them with you here...

What I Learned About Life From a Dog Trainer

Karen Ann Kennedy | Posted 01.06.2015 | Healthy Living
Karen Ann Kennedy

When you make a decision to do something bold, to go for your dreams, to accomplish your goals, do not let the pack distract you. Do not let people talk you out of doing what your heart desires. Stop playing small in life to appease the pack.

6 Ways to Help Your Fitness in Less Than 6 Minutes

Matthew Basso | Posted 01.06.2015 | Healthy Living
Matthew Basso

Yes, I'm on line at the bank doing hip circles and quad stretches. No, I don't care what you think. You may laugh now but when I get to that rower before you and start my intervals immediately because I don't have to worry about getting injured, you'll be singing a different tune.

Elevate Your Life in 2015!

Jamelle Sanders | Posted 01.06.2015 | Healthy Living
Jamelle Sanders

If you want this to be the greatest year of your life then you must make a commitment to change the course of your life. Without commitment you will continue to experience cycles of frustration and failure. Do not just set goals. Make this the year that you create a game plan for success.

The 5 Things to Do Every Day for Success Have Not Changed

Dayna Steele | Posted 01.06.2015 | Small Business
Dayna Steele

These five things have not changed... and never will. In fact, now more than ever, it seems people need to be reminded of the basics, the foundation of success -- no matter who you are or what you do. Looking to succeed in 2015? Try these five things starting today.

Why More Women Are Burning Out in Their 20s and 30s

Paula Davis-Laack | Posted 01.06.2015 | Women
Paula Davis-Laack

Messages about self-care and the importance of recovery aren't always sent as strongly as messages about achievement and success, and that has implications for how women eventually work, live, and parent.

6 Steps to Creating Your Own Measures of Success

Teawna Pinard | Posted 01.06.2015 | Healthy Living
Teawna Pinard

Isn't it our innate human desire to know that our life matters? Don't we all want to be assured that we are living lives of significance and will leave the world a little better than when we found it? Decide on your own measures of success. Own them. And commit to living them today.

2015 is Your Year

Honoree Corder | Posted 01.06.2015 | Good News
Honoree Corder

Build your belief. Only when you truly believe you can do it will it happen. Make a list of all of the reasons why you know you can do it, and why you deserve the end results. Then post that list where you can see it, every day.

How To Be A Kick-Ass 20-Something In 2015

Kate Endres | Posted 01.08.2015 | Women
Kate Endres

Don't be that girl who wants to change the guy. Run from the guy that you would want to change. There are very few things that a deep breath and a glass of red wine can't fix.

All the Success You Need Is Available Today

Robert J. Morgan | Posted 01.06.2015 | Religion
Robert J. Morgan

Success is a slippery subject, because most people don't pause to think about how God defines the term. Biblical success isn't measured in net worth, self-fulfillment, fame, fortune, or even happiness. Instead it has three critical aspects.

Do You Need to Be Liked?

Richard Koch | Posted 01.06.2015 | Business
Richard Koch

Know that while being liked in business is better than the opposite, it still won't take you very far.

9 Keys to Incredible Change in 2015

Dr. Carmen Harra | Posted 01.05.2015 | Healthy Living
Dr. Carmen Harra

A new year delivers new hope for improvement. And as much as we dread the effort this entails, we must bear in mind that we're the only ones who can make ourselves better in any and every way. Strive for the right kinds of change in 2015 and broaden your horizon so that it becomes endless.

Why We Can't Expect to Reach Our Goals If We're Still Thinking of Ourselves as Failures

Gregg McBride | Posted 01.05.2015 | Healthy Living
Gregg McBride

New year. New you. Right? But wait... Who exactly are you as this brand new year begins? How do you think about yourself? What kind of energy are you ...

The Necessity of Failure

Terry Newell | Posted 01.05.2015 | Impact
Terry Newell

From my earliest memories, I never wanted to fail. From getting the "right" answer in school, the highest batting average in Little League, the appro...

Learning Matters: Failure Can Lead to Success

Stedman Graham | Posted 01.05.2015 | Business
Stedman Graham

As we dive into the new year with renewed vigor, stop for a moment and take stock of your habits. Are you failing enough? If all of your efforts are resulting in home runs, you might need to play a bigger game, a game based on your powerful identity.

Business Innovation: How to Succeed and Stay Ahead of the Curve

Scott Steinberg | Posted 01.04.2015 | Business
Scott Steinberg

Of all the buzzwords utilized in business today, innovation and disruption rank among the most popular. What you may be surprised to learn is that they also rank among the most widely misunderstood. Were you to look up either term's definition, you may be surprised what you'd find -- and the resulting implications.