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What's Up With All the Honking?

Deirdre Maloney | Posted 03.31.2015 | Healthy Living
Deirdre Maloney

Honking is something that feels OK for many of us to do, but feels terribly personal when it happens to us. Honking may create sound on the outside, but it happens because we're not too happy inside... and we need a release.

How Successful People Handle Toxic People

Dr. Travis Bradberry | Posted 03.26.2015 | Business
Dr. Travis Bradberry

To deal with toxic people effectively, you need an approach that enables you, across the board, to control what you can and eliminate what you can't. The important thing to remember is that you are in control of far more than you realize.

10 Signs You're Married To A Nurse

Shelly Lopez Gray | Posted 03.26.2015 | Weddings
Shelly Lopez Gray

There are many tell-tell signs you are married to a nurse. These are just a few of them. God help our poor spouses!

Pressure: Meet the Villain

Dr. Hendrie Weisinger | Posted 03.25.2015 | Healthy Living
Dr. Hendrie Weisinger

Demolishers of cities and civilizations, slaughterers of heroes' fathers/mothers/lovers, terrorizers of little girls with fluffy kittens; villains are...

What I'm Grateful For On My Birthday

Honey Seltzer | Posted 04.01.2015 | Fifty
Honey Seltzer

A good life is so much more than how much money one has. Without feeling and giving love, there is no real life.

Is It Time to Retire 'Millennials'?

Brad Harrington | Posted 03.20.2015 | Business
Brad Harrington

Our center is presently collecting data on how young adults navigate their careers. Already we are hearing clear signals from study participants that they are very interested in staying with their current employer if they believe their employer is investing in them and offering long-term career options. Is this so different from what boomers were looking for when they were in their 20s?

What To Do If You Accidentally Hit 'Reply All'

The Huffington Post | Jenny Che | Posted 03.20.2015 | Business

Get ready to swallow your pride.

The 10 Cities With The Longest Work Weeks

The Huffington Post | Jenny Che | Posted 03.18.2015 | Business

Feeling overworked? Moving to a different city could help.

3 Ways to Incorporate (Fun!) Ongoing Training in the Workplace

Stephanie Ciccarelli | Posted 03.18.2015 | Business
Stephanie Ciccarelli

When you employ a growing workforce of young professionals, it doesn't take long to notice their insatiable appetite for learning and how using that knowledge or experience will help advance their careers.

20 Ways To Find Your Life Purpose

Deborah Chalk | Posted 03.18.2015 | Healthy Living
Deborah Chalk

You're ready to find out what you are here for, other than being able to explain every plot twist of your favorite show beside the company water-cooler. What next? Here are 20 ways to find your life purpose:

The Real Harm in Multitasking

Dr. Travis Bradberry | Posted 03.17.2015 | Business
Dr. Travis Bradberry

You've likely heard that multitasking is problematic, but new studies show that it kills your performance and may even damage your brain. Research conducted at Stanford University found that multitasking is less productive than doing a single thing at a time.

Work Smarter, Not Harder, and Other Lessons Learned In Pursuit of My Dream Closet

Katie Kempner | Posted 03.17.2015 | Women
Katie Kempner

He was supposed to be the finisher. He criticized the other two guys' work, but then he proceeded to work really hard all day long. He set up a table saw outside and spent hours and hours going up the stairs and down the stairs, not even breaking for lunch.

#ExceptionalCareers Series: What You Shouldn't Be Afraid to Do in Negotiations

Sanyin Siang | Posted 03.16.2015 | Business
Sanyin Siang

People on the other side of the table appreciate the honesty. No one has the time to second-guess or read minds. You owe it to yourself and your employer to be honest.

12 Most Indisputable Signs You Need to Leave Your Job

Dr. F. Emelia Sam | Posted 03.16.2015 | Healthy Living
Dr. F. Emelia Sam

Perhaps, most of us are not at liberty to immediately leave a job that pays the bills. However, if a few of these signs sound familiar to you, it may be time to re-evaluate your current circumstances.

Infographic: The 5 Habits of Highly Successful People

Ramon Nuez | Posted 03.13.2015 | Small Business
Ramon Nuez

This infographic by Business Management Degree lists a number of good habits that some of the most successful people are using to build an awesome life. I suggest that you grab a growth journal and add one habit per day. You may never become rich, but I am confident that your life will become awesome.

8 Ways to Enjoy Your Work On Most Days

David Peck | Posted 03.13.2015 | Business
David Peck

No matter what you do for a living, when you enjoy your work you're going to do a great job -- the best work of your career. Beyond that, you can't help but bring good energy and inspiration to family, friends, and colleagues.

The Dark Side of Freelancing

Aaron Hurst | Posted 03.18.2015 | Small Business
Aaron Hurst

Sometimes we just don't like some of the tasks in our jobs, somewhat like an artist having to not just create, but also sell their work. We at times find ourselves doing work we aren't sure we believe in.

Get Smart: Five Ways to Work Smarter, Not Harder

Nellie Akalp | Posted 03.10.2015 | Business
Nellie Akalp

Over the past year, I have been making a concerted effort to improve my work habits as a way to improve both my productivity and well-being.

Things You Learn When You're Lost on a Big, Fat Mountain

Deirdre Maloney | Posted 03.09.2015 | Healthy Living
Deirdre Maloney

Today's post is a bit different. It's a somewhat intense tale. Get ready. And please don't judge me. It begins after a good dose of "you can do it D...

Millennials At Work: They're Not Different, But Society Is

Dr. Kerry L. Schofield | Posted 03.06.2015 | Business
Dr. Kerry L. Schofield

The world we live in is in constant flux. Health care, insurance, lifestyle choices; the way we communicate, make purchasing decisions, choose partners -- in all these domains, there is increasing demand for greater flexibility and personalization. Nowhere is this clearer than in the modern workplace.

How To Create A Working Life That Does Not Suck

Ramon Nuez | Posted 03.06.2015 | Small Business
Ramon Nuez

If you want that rare and valuable lifestyle, then you need to offer something rare and valuable in return. The fundamentals of economics makes this very clear -- your most prized assets are your skills.

Laziness Is More Complex Than You Think: How a More Nuanced Approach Can Help Us Overcome Laziness When Needed

Jon Jachimowicz | Posted 03.05.2015 | Healthy Living
Jon Jachimowicz

We also need to recognize that sometimes, being lazy is far from a sin. After all, isn't getting to take a deserved break why we expend effort in the first place?

Thoughts on the Future of Productivity: An Interview with Brent Frei

Phil Simon | Posted 03.03.2015 | Business
Phil Simon

If it seems like there's an app for everything these days, you're right. What's the perfect or right tool?

Talent Is a Myth

Amol Sarva | Posted 03.03.2015 | Business
Amol Sarva

The verdict in the scientific community seems to be in line with Aesop's fable: The tortoise beats the hare, but only because the hare took a nap. Hard work beats talent if talent doesn't work.

12 Most Annoying Excuses for Your Mediocrity

Dr. F. Emelia Sam | Posted 03.04.2015 | Healthy Living
Dr. F. Emelia Sam

People who live extraordinary personal and professional lives do not live in the space of mediocrity. There are phrases that they will never even think to speak. Here are 12 of them we've all heard before... some of us may have even spoken them. See if anything sounds familiar.