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Freaking Out About Graduating? Don't.

Erin McKelle | Posted 11.20.2014 | College
Erin McKelle

Graduating from college affords you the luxury of living your dreams. Yes, it requires some hard work and perseverance but I promise you, your destiny is within reach.

"If I See a Leadership Book on a Leader's Desk, I'll Fire Her!"

Kristine Maudal & Even Fossen (Brainwells) | Posted 10.29.2014 | Business
Kristine Maudal & Even Fossen (Brainwells)

In the news some weeks ago, we read an interview with a well-known top executive from Finland. He had just visited Oslo to share his thoughts about l...

Why These Five Numbers Shouldn't Limit Your Potential

Unwritten | Posted 10.27.2014 | College
Unwritten

When we remember that these numbers do not confine us, we can start creating the life we want to live. No more limitations.

One Simple Choice That Unlocks Life's Limitless Potential

Panache Desai | Posted 11.02.2014 | GPS for the Soul
Panache Desai

If you take the risk and let your journey play out, you'll find life unfolding exactly as it is meant to. By giving all to love and letting your true expression -- your authentic soul signature -- shine forth without hesitation, everything you've been searching for will come searching for you.

Why Progress Is the Sweetest Thing

Kristine Maudal & Even Fossen (Brainwells) | Posted 10.20.2014 | Business
Kristine Maudal & Even Fossen (Brainwells)

Many leaders are concerned about how to motivate their employees. They know that engaged workers produce better results, are more creative, and care more for their work. However, which factors that actually motivate and engage their teams have long been discussed.

The Power of Possibility

Panache Desai | Posted 10.19.2014 | GPS for the Soul
Panache Desai

There comes a time when you feel the vibration of a new life awakening and expanding -- when you have the burning desire to peek through a crack in your chrysalis and see the world and its possibilities in a whole new light.

4 Things to Do to Make You a Better You

Kristine Maudal & Even Fossen (Brainwells) | Posted 10.12.2014 | Business
Kristine Maudal & Even Fossen (Brainwells)

Today many in our part of the world agree that personal development is important and that we live in a time where we must be adaptive and open to change.

Why Taking Time Off Is Valuable for Your Career

Kristine Maudal & Even Fossen (Brainwells) | Posted 10.05.2014 | Business
Kristine Maudal & Even Fossen (Brainwells)

When you are really busy in your life and career, it might feel like a utopian thought to take a few days off. Not to mention a few weeks. Days or weeks where you can whisk away on a much-needed vacation, preferably far away from everyday chores.

Virginity and Potential: A Case for Revision

Melanie Bishop | Posted 10.05.2014 | Books
Melanie Bishop

I should confess that I have never been a fan of revision. I preach to my students about its importance, but I am loath to embark on it myself. I want what I write to be right the first time.

How to Tackle Negative Feedback and Still Feel Great

Kristine Maudal & Even Fossen (Brainwells) | Posted 09.23.2014 | Business
Kristine Maudal & Even Fossen (Brainwells)

We know it is hard to change behavior. But trust us, you can do it. We can not remember the last time we had a fight or argument with someone. But we constantly learn new things and we end up knowing the nicest people all over the place, also if we start out on a rough path!

What Is the Cost of Your Leadership?

Kristine Maudal & Even Fossen (Brainwells) | Posted 09.07.2014 | Business
Kristine Maudal & Even Fossen (Brainwells)

Imagine the coolest racing car ever built. And you are the one in charge. You are ambitiously leading the construction team. You have a vivid image of...

Climbing the Corporate Ladder... and Falling Down

Kristine Maudal & Even Fossen (Brainwells) | Posted 09.01.2014 | Business
Kristine Maudal & Even Fossen (Brainwells)

There have been a few moments in my life, beautiful moments, where someone I've met tells me that what we talked about once, totally transformed their...

Being a Good Leader Is Not a Popularity Contest

Kristine Maudal & Even Fossen (Brainwells) | Posted 08.26.2014 | Business
Kristine Maudal & Even Fossen (Brainwells)

The corporate world is changing. Again. And the requirements for how to be a good leader are also changing. Again.

Realizing Your Full Potential, Part 2: Nothing Ventured, Nothing Gained!

Gigi G. | Posted 08.24.2014 | Healthy Living
Gigi G.

Last week, we talked about Milton reaching his stars and the first steps we need to take to help our seeds of destiny to grow. So with our seeds plan...

Want to Realize Your Full Potential? Here's how!

Gigi G. | Posted 08.19.2014 | Healthy Living
Gigi G.

As Muhammad Ali once said: Champions are not made in gyms. Champions are made from something they have deep inside them -- a desire, a dream and a vis...

What Is True Success

Sheldon D. Newton | Posted 07.19.2014 | Religion
Sheldon D. Newton

Success is discovering and doing the Will of God for our lives, and the divine purpose for which we have been created. Each of us has a destiny to fulfill.

From Being Considered At-Risk to Becoming Resilient, Part 1 of 2

Rosalinda Mercado-Garza | Posted 06.22.2014 | Education
Rosalinda Mercado-Garza

I lived in a children's home from my junior year in high school and until I graduated with my bachelors.

Why Living Life to the Fullest Really Isn't so Cliché

Unwritten | Posted 06.18.2014 | Women
Unwritten

As cliché as it sounds, we all really do take so many parts of our lives for granted. As much as we've heard it, we need to remember to appreciate the little things -- whether it's as simple as eating that delicious burrito bowl from Chipotle or something as critical as family.

Wanna Go Out?

Marc Erlbaum | Posted 06.14.2014 | Religion
Marc Erlbaum

The invitation comes daily, but there are certain times when it is particularly fervid and we are provided especial incentive to accept. One of those times is the upcoming holiday of Passover, the celebration of the nascent Jewish nation's 'going out' from Egypt.

6 Steps Great Coaches Take to Help Athletes Reach Potential

Tim Elmore | Posted 02.01.2014 | Sports
Tim Elmore

It seems everything in our culture screams that sports are the most important thing in life. These coaches simply used sports to teach a bigger lesson.

What Facebook Doesn't Tell Us

An Bourmanne | Posted 01.23.2014 | Healthy Living
An Bourmanne

Sometimes we wanna do something we really wanna do. Something we really believe in. Something we really care about.

Potential: The Most Beautiful Poem Never Written

Tanya Jo Miller | Posted 10.29.2013 | Healthy Living
Tanya Jo Miller

It's a good time to tidy your mental closet. Toss out some rubbish. Discover some beauty, locked away. You just never know what you might find once you start housecleaning.

40 Days to a Better You

Rabbi Daniel Cohen | Posted 10.07.2013 | Religion
Rabbi Daniel Cohen

You are about to embark on the journey of a lifetime! Our achievements and fulfillment in life emerge from the choices we make every day. When we measure our lives, too often we ask ourselves "Where has the time gone?" We ponder -- What if and Why not?

How to Make a Shift in the Shortest Time Possible

Michael S. Broder, Ph.D. | Posted 10.06.2013 | Healthy Living
Michael S. Broder, Ph.D.

Making a shift means changing something within yourself. This means changing an attitude or belief and then the behavior that's driving your self-defeating negative emotion.

Success: Ready to Become Your Own Authority?

Vanessa Andris | Posted 09.23.2013 | Business
Vanessa Andris

In my one ear, a 26-year-old demoralized by prestigious MBA school rejections. In the other, a 52-year-old terrified by unemployment yet thinking about rejecting a great job because it lacks status. When does it end? When do we stop needing society's stamp of approval?