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20 Career-Boosting Actions to Complete Before New Year's Eve

Dr. Suzanne Gelb | Posted 12.10.2014 | Healthy Living
Dr. Suzanne Gelb

But as tempting as it may be to hole up with a big mug of cocoa and pine-scented candles this December, try not to hibernate all month long. Use the next few weeks wisely -- and get a head start on your job hunt!

Guiding Principles for Success in Life and Business

Andrea Goertz | Posted 11.26.2014 | Business
Andrea Goertz

Although society seems to be shifting to accommodate the professional woman who also has a family, we still have a ways to go in engendering workplace cultures that value work-life balance.

The Panic Attack That Saved My Business

Nellie Akalp | Posted 11.04.2014 | Business
Nellie Akalp

I thought about my employees. I thought about my kids and their future. I was baffled about the fact that I had already launched and sold a successful business in the exact same industry years before -- why was it so much harder the second time around?

How Sophia Broke the Rules for Advice Based Businesses

John Murphy | Posted 10.25.2014 | Business
John Murphy

You see Sophia completely smashes the myth that advice based business has to be done face to face -- and in particular that financial advice has to be face to face -- and cannot be done online.

9 Ways to Take More Initiative at Work

Anush Kostanyan | Posted 12.15.2014 | Business
Anush Kostanyan

Initiative and creativity move the world. They foster the realization of innovative ideas in various industries and contribute to constant development.There is a great demand for energetic professionals who are inventive and enterprising enough to be proactive in everything they do.

5 Tools to Rock the Hell Out of Being an Entrepreneur

Britt Bolnick | Posted 12.03.2014 | Business
Britt Bolnick

Entrepreneurship or owning your own business is NOT for the faint hearted. I've done more inner work, faced more fears, and stretched myself WAY more in building up my business to success than I have doing any other SINGLE thing- EVER.

36 Rules Every Entrepreneur Must Know

Kat Loterzo | Posted 11.26.2014 | Business
Kat Loterzo

1. It's all a lie. The idea that you have to be or do or have anything in particular in order to create your success is nothing but BS. YOU get...

Is Your Success Right in Front of You? Lily vs. the Squirrel

Simone Wright | Posted 11.22.2014 | Healthy Living
Simone Wright

I was out hiking with my dog Lily this weekend and she offered a teaching moment that I thought was perfect for us to consider as Visionaries and Ev...

Stop Saying You Want It If You're Not Out There Taking It!

Kat Loterzo | Posted 11.10.2014 | Business
Kat Loterzo

Fact: That dream you dream about all of the time, the really big-ass one that would truly mean the world to you, change your life, mean that each night when you go to sleep you know you are living on purpose?

Characteristics of an Entrepreneur

David Ingham | Posted 11.09.2014 | Small Business
David Ingham

Look for mentors that are already successful, who have had their own failures and have made a comeback to create success. Following successful mentors and associating with positive people is key to your journey in building characteristics of an entrepreneur.

Economic Forces Are Mightier Than the Sword

Jack Nadel | Posted 10.29.2014 | Small Business
Jack Nadel

We should do more to help potential entrepreneurs in places where domestic economies are too weak to assist. If we give this effort a higher priority in our country's foreign policy, we can create a healthier balance of world commerce.

The 6 Things You Need to Know to Be Great in Business

Mark Cuban | Posted 10.21.2014 | Business
Mark Cuban

There are no shortcuts in business. In order to be successful there are some things that you must know. These are not all of them by a long shot, but IMHO they are 6 of the most important.

Strategies to Connect Your Way Into Ultimate Success

Robi Ludwig, Psy.D. | Posted 10.07.2014 | Healthy Living
Robi Ludwig, Psy.D.

Seeking new and rewarding relationships is one of the most powerful ways to achieving lasting success, both socially and professionally. Connecting and networking is about building the right relationships to propel you into a happier and more rewarding life.

Conversations With Leaders: Why Everyone Needs a Coach

Warren Cassell, Jr. | Posted 09.09.2014 | Teen
Warren Cassell, Jr.

How do successful people think, act, behave and why? These were all questions I set out to answer.

Start Early to Be an Entrepreneur

Jack Nadel | Posted 09.28.2014 | Small Business
Jack Nadel

In many ways, an entrepreneur's career is like a football game. Both combine a swift pace with a highly competitive atmosphere. The "game" is divided into four quarters. In the first quarter you assess the other team's strengths and weaknesses based on your scouting report.

Learning From Mistakes: Three Lessons to Clear the Path to Success

Zach Overking | Posted 08.31.2014 | College
Zach Overking

No one starts out successful. Success is an experiment that comes with plenty of trial and error; it is built as you learn from mistakes along your path to personal and professional development.

Things a Business Owner Never Says

Sajeel Qureshi | Posted 08.24.2014 | Small Business
Sajeel Qureshi

Spend enough time at a playground and you'll notice that kids are envious of each other. Small kids want size, skinny ones want bulk and they all want to play with the kid who has the Mr. T 3-wheeler. This envy continues in the workplace.

3 Steps to Becoming a Digital Marketing Expert

Sajeel Qureshi | Posted 08.21.2014 | Small Business
Sajeel Qureshi

The key to becoming an expert in digital marketing is to cash in on your opportunities through practice and persistence.

Realizing Dreams

Megan McDonough | Posted 08.19.2014 | Business
Megan McDonough

Whether you're leading a Fortune 500 company, a mom-and-pop store, or an entrepreneurial start-up, realizing personal and organizational dreams can raise (instead of sacrifice) your whole person well-being.

Senior Entrepreneurs Play a Vital Role

Jack Nadel | Posted 11.17.2014 | Small Business
Jack Nadel

Over my nearly 70 years as an entrepreneur, I have sometimes been described as a visionary, but this is really a misnomer. The truth is that I am a tremendous opportunist.

How to Succeed in Business: the First Steps

Jack Nadel | Posted 07.30.2014 | Small Business
Jack Nadel

I'll begin where the majority of successful entrepreneurs begin--"follow your passion." It may be a shopworn phrase, but this advice is as valid today for how to succeed in business as it was a hundred years ago, and it has certainly proven true for me.

5 Keys to Building Your Personal Brand

Megan Dalla-Camina | Posted 07.20.2014 | Business
Megan Dalla-Camina

One of the key aspects of our career that really matters is your personal brand -- which is essentially how you choose to present yourself. Everyone has one.

9 Simple Statements That Will Make You Think Differently About The World

The Motley Fool | Posted 07.14.2014 | Business
The Motley Fool

A few smart sentences can change the way you think. Here are a few I read recently that got my mind twirling.

To Create A Real Connection, Show Vulnerability

Harvard Business Review | Michael Simmons | Posted 05.13.2014 | World

The hardest part of my business failing was not the loss of the business. It was the loss of the identity that came with being a successful entreprene...

4 Things Highly Successful People Do To Get Ahead

Michael Stewart | Posted 04.07.2014 | Business
Michael Stewart

Disruption is the new normal, and that will not change anytime soon. Now is the time for those who are willing and able to show up differently.