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Finding Your Passion

Entrepreneur On the Prowl

Jane D. Wurwand | Posted 03.27.2014 | Small Business
Jane D. Wurwand

A number of questions surround the word "entrepreneur." Is one born with the qualities to become an entrepreneurial success or does one learn the skil...

The Secret To Really, Truly Being Happy

Justina Sharp | Posted 03.20.2014 | Teen
Justina Sharp

Don't ever apologize for what you love. If it makes you happy, do it. Only photograph birds in pine trees or become the greatest makeup artist Instagram has ever seen. Don't edit your happiness, because it may help someone else find their own.

Is Rhett Butler Now in 'Right Work'?

Leni Miller | Posted 03.05.2014 | Impact
Leni Miller

Right Work At Any Age: "Youth is not always... wasted on the young!" Who doesn't remember the steamy scene in the 1939 film rendition of Margaret Mit...

Why Every Woman Over 50 Should Practice Bisexuality

Arlene Schindler | Posted 02.28.2014 | Fifty
Arlene Schindler

Imagine a day of pleasurable activities with someone who loves and appreciates you, followed by a bottle of Cabernet and a delicious dinner, laughing all the way, maybe ending the night with some light cuddling. That's a snapshot of a day in the life of an affectional bonding relationship.

Are You Squandering Your Gifts?

Maureen Anderson | Posted 04.13.2014 | Healthy Living
Maureen Anderson

Hard work and great fun aren't mutually exclusive. And enjoying what you do isn't selfish. It's responsible.

How to Find Your Calling: 7 Beliefs to Change Right Now

Tama Kieves | Posted 04.10.2014 | Business
Tama Kieves

Unleashing your life's work is not about doing. It's about undoing all the beliefs that stand in your way. You already have an off-the-charts destiny for your life. You already have the hard-wiring to be the most exquisite version of yourself.

A Dream From My Father: Do What You Love

Andrew Chau | Posted 04.02.2014 | Business
Andrew Chau

I fundamentally believe that the DWYL mentality is constructive and positive when used properly.

Girl on a Ledge -- Moving Past Your Fears

Marisa Leigh | Posted 03.29.2014 | Women
Marisa Leigh

We surround ourselves with barriers, with reasons not to take the step out into the unknown. We don't follow our bliss, because although the idea of adventure is exciting, actually taking the chance is terrifying.

Passion, Passion and Passion

Andrey Grehov | Posted 03.26.2014 | Healthy Living
Andrey Grehov

Atari 2600. This was my first meeting with a computer. I was just a kid about 4-5 years old. I still remember those black joysticks and that Ping Pong...

Why Finding Yourself Is Overrated

Aliya LeeKong | Posted 03.12.2014 | Healthy Living
Aliya LeeKong

I, in fact, did have an "aha" moment, but my own life shifted not when I realized what it was I wanted to do as a career, how I could turn what I love (cooking) into what I live on a daily basis (chef and cookbook author).

The Life Out Loud: Live Your Legend

MeiMei Fox | Posted 03.11.2014 | Healthy Living
MeiMei Fox

How many people you know are passionate about what they do for a living? Scott Dinsmore believes that we all have the potential to find and pursue mea...

My Life As A World-Famous Teen DJ

Cole Plante | Posted 02.08.2014 | Teen
Cole Plante

It was a struggle. The long drive to school, the tight space, bargain meals from the 99 cents stores -- it was a lifestyle I couldn't bear to live anymore, and one that I knew my family didn't want either.

Legacies Through the Decades

Rachael Freed | Posted 02.01.2014 | Healthy Living
Rachael Freed

Take time to reflect and write about who you are and were, in earlier periods of your life. Divide the time in any way that fits your life and the stages you moved into and out of through your years and because of your unique experiences.

Why 'Follow Your Passion' Is Bizarre Advice

Cal Newport | Posted 11.29.2013 | TED Weekends
Cal Newport

2013-01-18-TEDplayvideo.jpgWhy, we might ask, do we so easily accept the assumption that we're hard-wired for a specific economic pursuit?

There's No Room for Being Scared on the Stage -- Or in Life

Payton Smith | Posted 01.25.2014 | Teen
Payton Smith

If I make a mistake, fail big. There's no room for being scared on the stage, and there shouldn't be any in my life either.

How I Found My 'Spark'

Maya Penn | Posted 01.23.2014 | Teen
Maya Penn

Doing what you love makes the work easier. And remember, You have to work hard and be committed. It will be worth it in the end. If you have a passion, then listen to that passion.

WATCH: This Woman Freed Her Mind And Improved Her Relationship With One Easy Fix

Posted 10.15.2013 | Healthy Living

Sibyl Chavis was working as an attorney and dealing with all the stressors that come with the job when she realized how much of her day she spent comp...

WATCH: How To Define Success When You Don't Know What You Want

Posted 10.09.2013 | Healthy Living

How do you define success if you're unsure of your ultimate goal? The answer could be right in front of you. In his new book, Springboard: Launchin...

Is it Ever Too Late? Watch and See

Nancy Lang | Posted 11.19.2013 | Women
Nancy Lang

A few weeks ago, my beautiful mother who is 75, had a recital, where 35 friends and family members (including her mother who's almost 102 years old), were honored to watch this master pianist at work.

Weathering a Financial Crisis That's Close to Home

Michael S. Broder, Ph.D. | Posted 11.09.2013 | Healthy Living
Michael S. Broder, Ph.D.

Economic crisis is a time that couples and families operate best when they stick together and work as a team to find solutions to the problems that are under your control.

Finding your Personal Brand Through Reinvention -- Back to School, Reality, Project 'You'

Kathi Sharpe-Ross | Posted 10.19.2013 | Women
Kathi Sharpe-Ross

Regardless of whether you enjoyed a long, lazy vacation or glimpses of sunshine and soulful weekends, there's no denying that "back to school" season puts a charge into the universe that says "get back to it all!"

Only The Outcast Can Lead

Dr. Gail Gross | Posted 07.12.2013 | TED Weekends
Dr. Gail Gross

2013-01-18-TEDplayvideo.jpgFear of failure or already low self-esteem may further work to push those passions down to a forgotten place, where we try to tell ourselves they belong. The problem is that by attempting to silence our inner voice, we limit our true potential and our ability to lead full, happy lives.

Why Do You Do What You Love?

Jenna Garecht | Posted 09.10.2013 | Teen
Jenna Garecht

Whether you dance, sing, act, cook, swim, run, play video games, listen to music, play an instrument, draw, write, bake, read or play a sport, why do you what you love?

Why It's OK If You Don't Know Your Passion Yet

Ella Gonzalez | Posted 08.26.2013 | Teen
Ella Gonzalez

Shooting for perfection in high school and collegiate studies is close to useless if neither passion nor mediocrity as a byproduct are exhibited; mediocrity is the enzyme for growth.

How Difficult It Is to Choose Your Aim

Aastha Chaurasia | Posted 08.18.2013 | Teen
Aastha Chaurasia

I would like to tell you all that while making a decision about your aim careful consideration is needed. You have to think what you want from your future and doing what will make you achieve them all. Forget all the pressure.