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Do You Struggle to Organize Your Life? Try These Five Steps

Mercedes Maidana | Posted 02.05.2015 | Small Business
Mercedes Maidana

My method of organizing is simple. And I'm sharing the method with you, hoping that it will inspire you. If you like, you can modify any of these steps and develop your own method for organizing your life.

Remember to Be Grateful

Jo Tinyow | Posted 02.03.2015 | Impact
Jo Tinyow

As many people are frantically shopping for Christmas presents and awaiting the launch of new stores to open, I request that you take a moment out of your lives to just be grateful for what you already have in your life and give a moment to those that don't.

That Time I Wanted to Get Hit By a Bus on the Way to Work

Samantha Sutherland | Posted 02.01.2015 | Healthy Living
Samantha Sutherland

Be yourself, do your best work every day, find a mentor (or just a single friend in the office) and make time for yourself every single day.

How Not to Get Fired While Building Your Side Business

Andrea Shields Nunez | Posted 02.01.2015 | Small Business
Andrea Shields Nunez

For most people, the purpose of a side business is to build something so you can eventually leave your job. Until you get there, though, it's important to create the best possible conditions for yourself at your current job.

4 Signs You're Not Cut Out for Working from Home

John Rampton | Posted 01.31.2015 | Business
John Rampton

Working from home is the American dream for many -- but it can quickly turn into a nightmare. Simply put, not everyone is cut out for telecommuting, working from home, or virtual offices -- and that's okay.

Stigmatize Me, Fool

Lauren Kruczyk | Posted 01.31.2015 | Healthy Living
Lauren Kruczyk

Depression isn't weakness. It's an illness. I think this message will make itself clearer as more people feel free to talk about it. So here I am, talking about it.

Two Strikingly Similar Films Celebrate Professional Fulfillment

Elisabeth Joy LaMotte, LICSW | Posted 01.25.2015 | Entertainment
Elisabeth Joy LaMotte, LICSW

Viewing the recent DVD releases Chef and Begin Again, some startling similarities challenge viewers to rethink what it means to cultivate professional satisfaction. Both films feature a male artist who seems past his prime and is struggling through a mid-life crisis.

How to Like Your Life More

Deirdre Maloney | Posted 01.24.2015 | Healthy Living
Deirdre Maloney

It's up to us to remember why it excited us, and to ask ourselves if it still does. It's up to us to ask ourselves how we can make it fun again, perhaps in a new way. And then it's up to us to do it.

The Real Reason Why 'I Can't Do What I Know I Need to Do'

Linda Bloom LCSW and Charlie Bloom MSW | Posted 01.24.2015 | Healthy Living
Linda Bloom LCSW and Charlie Bloom MSW

Recognizing the shadow aspects of ourselves, those parts that we have denied, disowned, or attempt to conceal from others, is a powerful step in the process of becoming a more self-accepting person, which is a pretty important aspect of any successful relationship.

How to Design Your Dream Job

Aaron Hurst | Posted 01.20.2015 | Business
Aaron Hurst

No job is a perfect fit until you take ownership of it and make it your own. Just like buying a suit, you need to tailor it to fit you. Many people, sadly, never tailor their jobs to make them fit and end up being frustrated by their job due to lack of purpose.

This Company Not Only Mandates Vacation For Its Employees, But Pays For It, Too

The Huffington Post | Alena Hall | Posted 11.19.2014 | Business

As if it isn't problematic enough that the average American worker is entitled to only 10 vacation days each year, 40 percent of people don't even use...

Trusting the Crowd and the Machines

Despina Katsikakis | Posted 01.19.2015 | Business
Despina Katsikakis

The business environment of the future needs to trust people and technology and provide flexibility and choice for employees to connect with complementary skills across a network, to work together on challenges, to learn fast, unlock their passion and improve performance.

How to Attract, Retain, and Develop Millennial Employees

Josh Cline | Posted 01.18.2015 | Business
Josh Cline

Figuring out how to work with the "Millennial" generation has often been a pain point for me at my strategic marketing and PR firm. The reason comes from the different experiences between millennials and those, like me, who were born in the 1970s or earlier.

3 Tips For Finding The Elusive Good Night's Sleep

Amol Sarva | Posted 01.18.2015 | Healthy Living
Amol Sarva

The first thing you have to ask yourself is whether you have actually tried any of the tips that you have read, let alone performed them over a period of time where you could observe whether there was any effect or not.

Does a Degree Equal Talent?

Amber Aziza | Posted 01.15.2015 | Business
Amber Aziza

The other day I witnessed an intense debate about the importance of having a college degree.

I Burnt Out at 15

Madeline Hill | Posted 01.13.2015 | Women
Madeline Hill

Burning out at 15 is not what they talk about in the coming-of-age movies. It is not the common gossip at lockers and is not the topic that rules Friday night sleepovers. That is how it should be, though. Not just for teenagers, but for everyone.

What Does Working for Your Worth Look Like?

Sarah McCartan | Posted 01.14.2015 | Healthy Living
Sarah McCartan

Since electing to do freelance creative work full-time this year, I've found several processes and practices to be incredibly valuable. If you find yourself in any realm of self-employment, perhaps these offer you some insights, or if nothing else, serve as positive affirmation.

Work: Death by Audio (VIDEO)

Crane.tv | Posted 01.14.2015 | Arts
Crane.tv

"We create really crazy sounds that people wouldn't be able to get anywhere else, because we build things that are maybe illegal for the electronics market," admits Ackermann.

18 Ways To Use The Internet To Make Life Just A Little Bit Better

The Huffington Post | Sara Boboltz | Posted 11.13.2014 | Technology

Sometimes it seems like technology just overcomplicates everything, instead of making our lives easier. But some Internet tools really do simplify ...

'What Do You Do?' How to Deal With a Stay-at-Home Mom's Most Dreaded Question

Reem Kassis | Posted 01.11.2015 | Women
Reem Kassis

The next time I find myself about to label or judge, I will take a step back and remember this woman's answer. I will remember the kind of world I want my daughter to grow up in and I will play my part in creating that world.

10 Things I Wish I Knew at Age 22 About Work

Cliff Hsia | Posted 01.11.2015 | College
Cliff Hsia

From these experiences, I've come away with 10 lessons about work and the corporate world that I wish I could have known when I had graduated college at age 22. Ultimately, it's my hope that you are able to do the work that you were created to do, no matter what stage of life you are in.

How to Handle Drama in the Workplace (VIDEO)

Jimmy Fowlie | Posted 01.11.2015 | Gay Voices
Jimmy Fowlie

2014-11-10-20141108gogoboyfightpicsmall.jpgIn Episode 6 of Go-Go Boy Interrupted, Danny Carter makes a triumphant return to his old club on a probationary period, but what he finds out changes everything.

Why We Meditate at Work

Megan Larsen | Posted 01.07.2015 | Healthy Living
Megan Larsen

In the early days there were only three full-time employees, and two of us would meditate at work each afternoon. One day the third employee came in to my office and said, "I want what you have! I want to know more about this meditation you do, can I learn?"

5 (New) Reasons Why Mitt Romney Should Enter the 2016 Race

David Bradford | Posted 11.06.2014 | Politics
David Bradford

Whether or not you voted for Romney in 2012 (and even whether you like Mitt personally or not), I believe he would make a remarkable president. As...

Redefining the Good Life at Work

Shelley Zalis | Posted 01.05.2015 | Women
Shelley Zalis

It was my first real moment of clarity and began my journey to finding what the good life at work meant for me. I taught myself to never work to live and to never have regrets. Think forward in your life, and if you're going to regret missing something, don't do it.