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Don't Let Someone Else's Marketing Become Your Mantra

Alex and Cadey Charfen | Posted 08.26.2014 | Small Business
Alex and Cadey Charfen

Marketing messages are intended to be persuasive and to propel you into action, usually buying or subscribing to a product that you may or may not have a need for. The danger in this occurs when you enthusiastically adopt someone else's marketing as your mantra.

Own Your Purpose

Joanne Heyman | Posted 08.07.2014 | Business
Joanne Heyman

To engage successfully in a single project or your role overall at an organization is to know your purpose and to own it. Identifying and embodying your unique set of values is necessary for sustainable happiness and success -- both on an individual and organizational level.

The Energy of Money

Leisa Peterson | Posted 08.23.2014 | Healthy Living
Leisa Peterson

To understand how we've gotten to where we are, it helps to understand we have built up a complex system of money beliefs in our subconscious.

Think Summer Hours Are Enough to Make People Happy?

Christine Fruechte | Posted 08.13.2014 | Business
Christine Fruechte

While you may think giving your staff a couple of extra hours of free time a week is feeding their souls, you're wrong. Time off is always welcomed, but employee happiness and productivity are driven by much more than free afternoons.

The Ten Deadly Mistakes That Entrepreneurs Make That Destroy Their Profits, Morale and Reputation

MaryEllen Tribby | Posted 06.07.2014 | Business
MaryEllen Tribby

10. Too many entrepreneurs are way too concerned about being liked and have a hard time being proactive when it comes to uncomfortable situations in their business.

How Stress Pros Deal With What's Worrying Them

Garance Clos | Posted 04.13.2014 | Healthy Living
Garance Clos

The only way to make a real difference is to make every action count, be fully present and conscious of the consequences of all your actions. Focus on one task at a time, learn to prioritize and just go with the flow.

Military Core Values: They Don't Exist

Rabbi Arnold E. Resnicoff | Posted 04.05.2014 | Politics
Rabbi Arnold E. Resnicoff

Military personnel must understand values all Americans share, but recognize how their responsibilities change with their oath. Every military initiative in the area of morals and ethics must be grounded in the core values that flow from that oath.

The 10 Deadly Mistakes That Entrepreneurs Make That Destroy Their Profits, Morale and Reputation

MaryEllen Tribby | Posted 02.19.2014 | Small Business
MaryEllen Tribby

I absolutely hate it when I see smart people do dumb things! Unfortunately, this happens all the time in business. For example, you see smart marketers who never leave enough time for a proper launch. Or content providers who continually blow all their money.

The Dos & Don'ts Every Startup Must Follow in Order to Prosper

MaryEllen Tribby | Posted 01.27.2014 | Small Business
MaryEllen Tribby

Startups operate differently from companies that have been around for decades. How they operate from the start can make or break the company. What may seem like a few harmless decisions can easily determine the organization's fate.

A Business Built by the People

Andrew Chau | Posted 11.12.2013 | Small Business
Andrew Chau

Our mission hadn't changed -- we still wanted to change the way people thought about boba and tea, but we did not know how to do it. We wanted to reach that pot of gold at the end of the rainbow.

Brand Yourself As a 21st Century Leader

Shanna B. Van Ness | Posted 11.11.2013 | Women
Shanna B. Van Ness

In reflecting upon my professional experiences, I inventoried ways in which my brand was created. These are tools that can be applied at any level in one's career.

First Nighter: Workplace Woes Scrutinized in Three Plays, One Musical

David Finkle | Posted 07.10.2013 | Arts
David Finkle

Perhaps it's this reviewer's imagination, but it seems that more than the usual number of plays set in the workplace are cropping up. Take Mike Bartl...

Missing: Leadership and Core Values

Marian Wright Edelman | Posted 05.15.2013 | Politics
Marian Wright Edelman

Is this the best we have to pass on to our children and grandchildren and the next generation of leaders the nation and world need today and tomorrow? Do corporate profits from dangerous products or harmful practices trump children's security and safety in our nation?

Overcoming Sustainability Challenges Requires Determination

John Friedman | Posted 04.23.2013 | Business
John Friedman

Regardless of size, the most successful companies will commit fully to sustainability when their efforts are based not on short-term market trends or a desire to 'look good' but rather based on the core and foundational values that have served them well for years.

Protecting and Projecting Your Personal Brand in 2013

Malcolm Levene | Posted 03.25.2013 | Healthy Living
Malcolm Levene

When we find an interest that adds meaning to our lives and to those around us, our life becomes more fulfilled. Our personal brand becomes glossier on the inside and on the outside. In essence, we are being the person we are most proud of.

Women Won Big On Election Day

Daniel Simon | Posted 01.08.2013 | Politics
Daniel Simon

The Republicans took a shellacking on Tuesday and they know it. Whether or not they make the proper changes is something the future of their party dep...

The More Things Change

Jaime Openden, M.S., CCC-SLP | Posted 10.31.2012 | Education
Jaime Openden, M.S., CCC-SLP

In the face of ever-advancing technology and seemingly endless budget constraints, all special needs professionals must adhere to our core tenets.

One Task These CEOs Refuse to Delegate

Melody Stevens | Posted 09.01.2012 | Small Business
Melody Stevens

I'm constantly seeking ways to help business owners and corporate leaders free themselves of certain day-to-day duties so they can grow their companies. Hence, delegation and having great teamwork are crucial.

Why Character and Core Values Could Prove Decisive in Battle for Presidency

Robert Creamer | Posted 03.30.2012 | Politics
Robert Creamer

Obama intends to make this campaign a battle over core values -- a choice between a society where we are all responsible for our future, and for each other -- or a society where selfishness is our highest value -- where "greed is good."

What Drives YOU? Take Our Core Values Quiz

John Tsilimparis | Posted 12.22.2011 | Healthy Living
John Tsilimparis

When we rediscover our core values and make a conscious decision to live by them as best we can, we gradually begin to see changes in our lives.

Twitter May Be the Firehose but Amplify Is the Conversation

Ramon Nuez | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology
Ramon Nuez

There is a social network that places enormous worth on engagement and conversation. Chances are that you may have never heard of Amplify -- I didn't until a few months ago.

Scientology Spokesman Storms Out Of Nightline Interview (VIDEO)

Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

Last night ABC's Nightline aired a report on the Church of Scientology, and accusations made against the church's leader, David Miscavige, by ex-Scien...