iOS app Android app

Change

12 Young Entrepreneurs Who Make Me Feel Optimistic About Nigeria's Future

Mary Olushoga | Posted 07.22.2014 | Impact
Mary Olushoga

Despite the growing concern for Nigeria's future due to terrorism or the lack of conscientious leaders, I am optimistic.

How Code Empowers Social Good: The Warby Parker Story

Saeed Jabbar | Posted 07.21.2014 | Home
Saeed Jabbar

"Our thinking here is aligned with support for scale, rapid prototyping and agility."

We Can't Do That Here

Gary A. Olson | Posted 07.21.2014 | College
Gary A. Olson

Knowing whether your proposed change would be governed by an institutional rule or a policy, or if it is merely a matter of procedure, is important.

Navigating Life Changes

Mindy Utay | Posted 07.18.2014 | Healthy Living
Mindy Utay

As a society, we are obsessed with change -- changing ourselves and others. Just look at the hundreds of blog posts, articles and infomercials touting all sorts of advice on how to live a better, happier, sexier or richer life.

Changes Ahead: How to Create a Personal Transformation

Linda Durnell | Posted 07.16.2014 | Healthy Living
Linda Durnell

We can accomplish transformation in any number of ways, but I favor using our intent -- our purpose, ambition or desire -- as a force that makes us succeed when our negative thoughts or others tell us that we cannot.

Change, Dance and Hoover: It's Just About... Life

Mark Brodinsky | Posted 07.16.2014 | Healthy Living
Mark Brodinsky

Change is inevitable, growth is optional. Change will happen, everything will change, but if you embrace it and are open to it, then life can change for you.

Think Before You Speak!

Marshall Goldsmith | Posted 07.15.2014 | Business
Marshall Goldsmith

Thinking before speaking is a challenge for a lot of people. It might even be hard for you, especially if you are trying to prove to the world how sma...

Why Change Sucks Even When You're Middle Age

Donna Highfill | Posted 07.12.2014 | Fifty
Donna Highfill

Change is difficult. For some reason I thought being in my fifties meant that a change in life would no longer cause me to grieve. Instead, I would sit, Yoda-like, and spout wisdom such as 'Do or do not, there is no try.' Didn't happen.

4 Simple Steps To Reinventing Your Life

Peter Field | Posted 07.11.2014 | Healthy Living
Peter Field

When we take a close look at people we define as successful, we often discover that they have in fact reinvented themselves on more than one occasion. If you are serious about reinventing yourself, you need to be prepared for and ready to embrace change.

5 Ways To Get More Out Of Every Day

Susie Moore | Posted 07.10.2014 | Healthy Living
Susie Moore

What do you do with your time? Are you prolific in your passions or are you poignant in your excuses? In life we either have one of two things -- results or excuses. And excuses mean nothing. No one cares! You don't even care, if you are honest with yourself.

When Your Worst Enemy Lives Between Your Ears

Axelle Tessandier | Posted 07.09.2014 | GPS for the Soul
Axelle Tessandier

I do not believe thought that perfectionism is the basis of a true champion's way of thinking. Acceptance is.

Creating a New Normal: White Men at the Diversity Table

Colette A.M.Phillips | Posted 07.09.2014 | Business
Colette A.M.Phillips

White men could be the most important group to ensuring that diversity and inclusion truly works. By ensuring that they are engaged, interested and invested players in diversity and inclusion conversation America will forge a new normal.

12 Strategies To Embrace Change And Ignite Transformation In Your Organization

Terri Wallin | Posted 07.08.2014 | Small Business
Terri Wallin

First of all we must learn not to be afraid of transformational change or to change transformationally. Sometimes fear stops us in our tracks -- the old adage "what if I fail" prevails if we let it.

Dear Family Whisperer: How to Make Him Listen When You Need to Talk

Melinda Blau | Posted 07.07.2014 | Parents
Melinda Blau

If you share childcare and housework, bravo! Many women would envy you. But also give your partner a chance to do his share of the emotional work.

Go Ahead, Indulge! It's Not a Bad Thing

Michael Feeley | Posted 06.30.2014 | Healthy Living
Michael Feeley

Indulgence has energy, enthusiasm and purpose. It calls to you and asks for something. Listen well. Indulgence is irresistible.

Positively Deviant School Reform?

Sam Chaltain | Posted 06.27.2014 | Education
Sam Chaltain

If you had six months, little to no resources, and a clear mandate to solve a chronic country-wide problem -- what would you do? As someone who cares deeply about American public education, I believe a certain approach could yield great returns.

Recruit Your Stakeholders (Principle No. 4 of the 7 Principles of Personal Effectiveness)

Peter Fuda | Posted 06.26.2014 | Business
Peter Fuda

...

Clinton Repeats '08 Mistake

Brent Budowsky | Posted 06.26.2014 | Politics
Brent Budowsky

There is a growing concern in Democratic circles, which I share, about whether the Hillary Clinton who could run in 2016 is repeating the mistake she made in 2008, when she ran as the inevitable and invincible candidate of a political establishment held in widespread public disrepute.

You Can't Teach An Old Dog New Tricks... Says Who?

Dr. Margaret Rutherford | Posted 06.26.2014 | Fifty
Dr. Margaret Rutherford

It is sad but true that we often carry around burdens from the past way into our 40's, 50's and even 60's that have never been addressed or healed. Guilt. Shame. Old angers and resentment.

Feel the Fear and Do It Anyway

Scott Stabile | Posted 06.26.2014 | Healthy Living
Scott Stabile

I've learned -- over and over again -- that when I resist making necessary changes in my life, life itself usually makes them for me. It gnaws and pushes and drags me out of my resistance, as I groan and claw and struggle to hold onto a reality I know needs transforming. This usually hurts a lot more than it needs to.

The Benefits of Change

James Van Praagh | Posted 06.26.2014 | Healthy Living
James Van Praagh

I would assume that this would be a stressful time for most people, but because I feel the time is right to change my environment and to start making memories in a brand new location, I view this as an adventure.

Burnt Out at 28?

Shane Dolan | Posted 06.25.2014 | Healthy Living
Shane Dolan

We live in a society where getting ahead is too often in direct proportion to the speed at which we operate. Yes, fast-paced is sometimes necessary. There will always be a deadline quickly approaching or an urgent matter that was completely unplanned for -- that's part of life.

Leadership Is a Contact Sport!

Marshall Goldsmith | Posted 06.24.2014 | Business
Marshall Goldsmith

My career as an executive coach began many years ago with a phone call from the CEO of a Fortune 100 company. I had just given a leadership clinic to ...

Last Days of School

Karen Cordano | Posted 06.24.2014 | Parents
Karen Cordano

Oh, pompous, naive, foolish Karen. When will you get over yourself and start actually listening to the more experienced parents?

How You Can Make Friends With Change

Ed and Deb Shapiro | Posted 06.24.2014 | Healthy Living
Ed and Deb Shapiro

The world around us is not the same as it was just a moment ago. Babies have been born, people have died, clouds have passed overhead, waves have risen and fallen.