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The Myth of 'The One Thing' And Why 3 Is Better

Lisa Earle McLeod | Posted 07.09.2014 | Healthy Living
Lisa Earle McLeod

The human mind hates complexity. When something goes wrong, we want to know the cause, and we want it to be simple. But success or failure is never one thing: It's lots of things.

Finding the Sweet Spot in Life Can Be More Than Just a Dream

The University of Central Florida Forum | Posted 09.30.2013 | College
The University of Central Florida Forum

I think that finding a career fit is very much like my childhood dream of flying. It may be frightening at first, but once you go for it, and find a good fit (your sweet spot), you do it naturally, with a passion and a purpose, and can actually live the dream!

How Companies Keep Succeeding

Kare Anderson | Posted 08.15.2013 | Business
Kare Anderson

Some believe companies are great because of leadership. Others fervently think it's agile collaboration and innovation. Some say luck or serendipity play a larger role in this increasingly random, complex and connected world.

Understanding Change Is Good... You Go First

Don Meyer, Ph.D. | Posted 02.04.2013 | Business
Don Meyer, Ph.D.

"If you don't like change, you're going to like irrelevance a lot less." -- Tom Feltenstein Some months ago I was sitting with some colleagues talkin...

Jim Collins Shares His Mentors' Advice

Posted 12.24.2011 | Fifty

Wisdom is perhaps the greatest gift one generation can give the other. Jim Collins, the author of best-selling "Good To Great", told CNN Money the tim...

Who's The Latest Author To Go Digital?

AP | Posted 09.06.2011 | Books

NEW YORK -- Another e-book skeptic has converted: best-selling business writer Jim Collins. Harper Business announced Wednesday that Collins has a ne...

Conscious Business: Like Water To A Fish ...

Brian Whetten | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Brian Whetten

Fear makes us stupid, it makes us un-conscious, it literally sucks the blood from our brains, reverses tens of thousands of years of evolution, and puts us into "fight or flight mode."

Apparently, It's the Government's Fault Detroit Is Bankrupt

Andrew Winston | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Andrew Winston

We're seeing an amazing act of willful ignorance here. The predicament that Detroit has found itself in is an American business tragedy. Let's not make it worse by lying to ourselves.