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The Danger of Role Models: A New Perspective

Shefali Tsabary | Posted 04.10.2014 | Parents
Shefali Tsabary

It isn't aspiring for success in terms of being a doctor or lawyer that's the barometer of a successful upbringing; It's aspiring to be all you can be, on your individual schedule and in your own unique way.

Kevin Bacon on Six Degrees, Success, and Creating Meaningful Change

Tim McDonald | Posted 04.10.2014 | Impact
Tim McDonald

Most days we are going so fast that we need to stop and ask who in our six degrees can use our help? Who needs someone to listen to them?

6 Online Resources to Make Your Life Easier As an Entrepreneur

N. Kimron Corion | Posted 04.10.2014 | Business
N. Kimron Corion

For aspiring entrepreneurs and for entrepreneurs having problems with their business, here are some effective online tools that will make your life much easier. This will also make the entrepreneurial journey much more fun.

Setbacks: Turning the Negative Into a Positive

Lauren Galley | Posted 04.09.2014 | Impact
Lauren Galley

What truly matters is how you choose to handle these setbacks. By focusing on positivity and recognizing that those who you trust the most may disappoint you at some point, you may move on and learn from these life lessons.

Worried About Not Making It in Life? 5 Reasons to Relax and Think Twice

Andrea Haupts | Posted 04.09.2014 | Healthy Living
Andrea Haupts

Have we finally made it? The answer to this question is very much dependent on our personal standpoint; however, we have a tendency to consider ourselves successful only if we measure up to general standards of success -- and it can be quite frustrating when we feel left behind.

How To Overcome 7 Big Blocks To Success

Dawn Gluskin | Posted 04.09.2014 | Healthy Living
Dawn Gluskin

Everybody has a dream in their heart. They stem from our unique gifts, which are part of our higher purpose here on this earth to share with the world. When the life we're living is not in alignment with this calling, it can result in feeling less than happy and fulfilled.

8 Things I Learned As a Recovering Workaholic

Caroline Dowd-Higgins | Posted 04.08.2014 | Women
Caroline Dowd-Higgins

I burn the midnight oil, never say no, and I have often prioritized my career over my life and my loved ones. Only recently did I take an honest look in the mirror to realize that life is too short to miss, and every moment is precious. I urge you not to miss the life you deserve to lead.

Accomplish Everything and More! 3 Easy Steps to Find More Time in Your Day

Diane Passage | Posted 04.08.2014 | Healthy Living
Diane Passage

Nobody ever really has enough time in their day. Trying to fit anything new into an already-overbooked schedule can sometimes prove to be more challen...

Courage: A Small Dose Will Help With Your Reinvention. Do You Have It?

Kathi Sharpe-Ross | Posted 04.08.2014 | Women
Kathi Sharpe-Ross

Where does one gain the courage to make a change? It's a great leap of faith and takes courage to define and explore your wants and needs in life. Whe...

The 5-Minute Change That Will Increase Your Productivity

Nora Tobin | Posted 04.08.2014 | Healthy Living
Nora Tobin

Needless to say, everyone was a little skeptical of the idea of disconnecting, including me. However, through the session they proved the point that how we start our day is how we are going to live our day.

3 Ways To Bring Yourself Back To Reality

Tasha Eurich, Ph.D. | Posted 04.08.2014 | Healthy Living
Tasha Eurich, Ph.D.

As human beings, we have to be careful not to deny reality when it hurts our happiness, health and success. We must accept things are they are, not as we wish them to be.

The Universe Is Simple

Richard Koch | Posted 04.08.2014 | Business
Richard Koch

Is life simple? It seems a preposterous idea. But bear with me. If you think about it, the most amazing and wonderful thing about our universe is t...

The Difference Between Successful And Very Successful People

LinkedIn | Greg McKeown | Posted 04.08.2014 | World

I recently met with a capable and driven executive and asked him, “How are you?” He gave me a rapid-fire answer of all of the things he was doing:...

Thrive

Diane Walton | Posted 04.07.2014 | Healthy Living
Diane Walton

My Pilates practice and my nomadic teaching are key to my "third metric," to my redefined success, my being well and willing to staying in touch with wisdom and wonder and more.

My Favorite Diet (One That Will Help Your Business)

Natalie MacNeil | Posted 04.07.2014 | Women
Natalie MacNeil

I know this all might sound a little extreme, but a digital diet will increase your energy, amp up your creativity and help you center on what matters most. So, get to it! Just resist the urge to tweet about it.

The Gifted Speaker -- 5 Keys to Comfort in Front of a Crowd

Michelle Hakala-Wolf | Posted 04.07.2014 | Business
Michelle Hakala-Wolf

Your comfort level is primary to getting the job done. After all, you are going to present yourself best if you are calm, confident and comfortable. So, how do we build this confidence?

4 Things Highly Successful People Do To Get Ahead

Michael Stewart | Posted 04.07.2014 | Business
Michael Stewart

Disruption is the new normal, and that will not change anytime soon. Now is the time for those who are willing and able to show up differently.

This Philosopher's Wisdom Will Help You Lead A Happy Life

James Clear | Posted 04.06.2014 | Healthy Living
James Clear

Many historians believe that Aurelius practiced writing as a daily habit, regardless of the circumstances. Some of his most famous passages were written from outposts and battlefields as he sought to expand the Roman Empire.

Admitted to All 8 Ivies: What It Really Means

Erika Oppenheimer | Posted 04.05.2014 | College
Erika Oppenheimer

The reason that Kwasi's success doesn't depend on which school he attends is because Kwasi has cracked the "big secret" that I hope to instill in every one of my students: ultimately, the power to succeed lies in you.

The Most Common (And Harmful) Ways People Sabotage Their Own Success

Forbes | Kathy Caprino | Posted 04.04.2014 | World

Working with mid- to high-level career women who’ve achieved great things in their lives, I’ve watched professionals build and sustain tremendous ...

The Secret to Authentic Success

Dr. F. Emelia Sam | Posted 04.03.2014 | Women
Dr. F. Emelia Sam

Obtaining authentic success requires an ongoing honest assessment of your current state of affairs. Consider the spouse who won't leave a terrible marriage for the sake of keeping the family together or the person who holds onto a job she despises.

Why Passion Matters, According To 15 Of The World's Most Inspiring People

: Inc. | Dave Kerpen | Posted 04.02.2014 | Small Business

I am passionate about social media. I'm passionate about helping small businesses. I'm passionate about playing with my wife and kids. I'm passion...

Finding Success in Surrender

Ari Andersen | Posted 04.02.2014 | Healthy Living
Ari Andersen

"Once I decided I would be happy living in my truck, I was free." The man who said this to me never has to work again. He built a company from noth...

Can Immigrant Women Leaders THRIVE?

Fiona Citkin, Ph.D. | Posted 04.02.2014 | Books
Fiona Citkin, Ph.D.

Being passionate about the work ethic, as our cultural DNA prompts, should not prevent us from stopping and smelling the roses, and changing perception of our priorities to embrace thriving.

Get in Touch With Your Inner Bossiness

Susan Krauss Whitbourne | Posted 04.02.2014 | Fifty
Susan Krauss Whitbourne

Recently, Sheryl Sandberg launched the "Ban Bossy" campaign to help girls and women develop their leadership skills by ridding themselves of the B-word mental shackles.