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What Greek Dancing Can Teach Us About Life

Michael Neill | Posted 08.20.2014 | Healthy Living
Michael Neill

Worst case, we enjoy the journey. Best case, we enjoy the journey and arrive at some fun and interesting places. Either way, we are having fun, learning heaps, and dancing each day from a place of comfort and well-being inside us.

The Overachiever's Guide to Senior Year

Larry P. Thomas | Posted 08.20.2014 | College
Larry P. Thomas

For nearly two decades, I've been committed to preparing the most inspiring and motivated college students for graduate/professional school and lifelong achievement. I have learned that my very best students were focused, driven, and disciplined enough to follow these key steps-to-success during their senior year.

10 Things to Pack When You Go to College

Robert E. Johnson | Posted 08.19.2014 | College
Robert E. Johnson

Whether you are heading off to college this fall as a freshman or as a returning student, it is critical that you think about your preparation -- not just in the practical matters of packing to outfit your residence hall room -- but also in preparing your mindset so you can truly get the most out of college.

The Anatomy of Big Success

Linda Ford | Posted 08.19.2014 | Healthy Living
Linda Ford

But if you are in pain -- if you are stuck in the trenches of a life that feels all wrong for you -- then know that your suffering could actually be the very ticket that will catapult you into a life you could only dream about.

Are Life and Business Difficult?

Richard Koch | Posted 08.19.2014 | Business
Richard Koch

I will argue that life is difficult, even if you accept fully that it is difficult. It is difficult not because it is difficult -- though it often is -- but because we humans have a genius for making it difficult. And we have that genius because we are lost, strangers in a strange world.

5 Reasons You Are Richer Than You Think (And a Little Bit About Buddha)

Susie Moore | Posted 08.18.2014 | Healthy Living
Susie Moore

It is often said that the best things in life are the most simple and therefore the most under-appreciated. If you think of the happiest times in your life they are most likely to be around loved ones, when you were being creative or when you were giving of yourself. These have nothing to do with money.

10 Principles of Effective and Authentic Leadership

Anush Kostanyan | Posted 08.18.2014 | Business
Anush Kostanyan

There is a great amount of definitions and theories about effective leadership. Each leader chooses their unique formula of success, but still there are keys to authentic leadership that can't be ignored. Here are 10 important principles each leader should know.

Here's How an Amateur Used Instagram to Become a Successful Pro Photographer

Michael Price | Posted 08.18.2014 | Arts
Michael Price

In life we tend to look at the success of others and wonder if our story could ever resemble theirs. So many people turn the other cheek and accept a life of mediocrity, but it doesn't have to be this way. Chris Ozer proves that where there's a will there's a way.

In the Corner Office, You're Not Allowed to Cry

Lisa Chau | Posted 08.15.2014 | Business
Lisa Chau

Professional and material rewards blind society to those who need help. We equate a great resume and large bank account with happiness. Casual observers don't register anything wrong; sufferers are too conflicted about the emptiness they feel.

Is Creative Thinking The Next Big Productivity Hack?

Brian Horn | Posted 08.18.2014 | Business
Brian Horn

Very few of us are working on assembly lines, yet we're still using assembly-line thinking in the way most of us do productivity. It's like oil and water, they don't work together.

Learning to Enjoy the Moment

Ronda Lee | Posted 08.14.2014 | Women
Ronda Lee

I know it is better to give than receive, but why do we feel guilt on the occasions we receive? This is particularly common among women. In today's two parent households, usually both parents work. Yet the role of caretaker and homemaker still tends to fall on the mother.

Success Isn't for You

Chris Deaver | Posted 08.13.2014 | Business
Chris Deaver

Having come to a place in my career now that could be considered success, I've realized that success isn't for me. Now, before you write me off, let me explain.

Leading for Success: Setting Critical Success Factors

Pam Lyra | Posted 08.15.2014 | Business
Pam Lyra

Understanding how we're going to be measured and how success in one's job or department will be defined is important to everyone. And yet, selecting those critical measurements to drive performance and decision-making can be tougher than one might think.

Essential Steps to Success in Life

Anush Kostanyan | Posted 08.14.2014 | Impact
Anush Kostanyan

We only have to seize them and be open for accepting the amazing gifts of life. The steps below will help you go forward to your greatest dreams and feel the glory of true success.

4 Simple Things Helping Me to Attain Personal Success

Alex Ivanovs | Posted 08.13.2014 | Business
Alex Ivanovs

Success means different things to all of us, in my working life -- success is the ability to have a stable income that supports my lifestyle and my choices, in return for my dedication and discipline.

Chasing Your Big Idea Won't Lead to Success

Neal Samudre | Posted 08.12.2014 | Business
Neal Samudre

So often we imagine success to come once we innovate, come out with something completely new. But our "big ideas" aren't always new things. Our big ideas are sometimes improving on simple ones.

A Surprising Success Story: Jobs and the Arts and Humanities

Christine Henseler | Posted 08.12.2014 | Books
Christine Henseler

As the world gets bigger and the world's problems become more complex, employers seek more critical, comprehensive, and creative leaders. And the Arts and Humanities provide just that.

Who Wants to Be Good for Nothing?

Isabel Rimanoczy, Ed.D. | Posted 08.12.2014 | Healthy Living
Isabel Rimanoczy, Ed.D.

With success being often defined as "making it," through the acquisition of money, recognition and power, it has been difficult for me to fit the journey of my migrating interests into this definition.

6 Reasons Why We Should Embrace Criticism

Susie Moore | Posted 08.12.2014 | Healthy Living
Susie Moore

There will always be people who disagree with you or who dislike your ideas and actions -- whether or not these people are coming from a positive or a negative place. Appreciate and accept them for being different than you and forgive them if they upset you.

Valentinus -- The Gospel of Insight

Richard Koch | Posted 08.12.2014 | Business
Richard Koch

If I had to live in the past -- and because of modern medicine and dentistry I prefer living in the present -- I would choose to live in Rome in the s...

Why Performing In Nursing Homes Was The Best Career Decision This Man Ever Made

The Huffington Post | Sahaj Kohli | Posted 08.12.2014 | Healthy Living

With time, things change: the music industry, people, career choices, the list goes on and on. So in order to continue his career as a performer, 64-y...

TIME OUT! This is Your Life. Reinvention Inspiration

Kathi Sharpe-Ross | Posted 08.11.2014 | Fifty
Kathi Sharpe-Ross

If you start with this gift to yourself -- the gift of time and reflection -- you'll be on the way to creating a profound change that you never realized was possible.

Is Idea, Execution or Timing Most Important for Success?

Kevin Siskar | Posted 08.12.2014 | Business
Kevin Siskar

Imagine not just the idea, but ask yourself if it is the right time and then make your plan to execute on it. You need the right blend of idea, timing and execution to make a successful idea manifest itself in the world.

Sport Psychology Still Doesn't Get the Respect It Deserves

Dr. Jim Taylor | Posted 08.11.2014 | Sports
Dr. Jim Taylor

Why isn't mental training treated the same as physical and technical training?

Why Success Is More Than Being Strong

McKenzie Maxson | Posted 08.08.2014 | Women
McKenzie Maxson

In the professional world and elsewhere, women are different. My point is not to undermine the very real struggles that many men have as well, but the reality is, few were asking if "men could have it all" until the question with women had been nearly exhausted.