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WHY IS THE WEST PRE-EMINENT?

Richard Koch | Posted 01.26.2014 | Business
Richard Koch

Why does the West still have a large lead over other civilizations in technology, innovation, military might, and to a lesser but still important degr...

An Experience In My Life For Which I Am Truly Grateful

Adele Scheele | Posted 01.26.2014 | Fifty
Adele Scheele

This Thursday many of us will gather with family and friends, filling up on stuffing and stories, perhaps overlooking the real sense of gratitude hidden in the name of the holiday. As I approach an inevitably crowded flight east to be with loved ones of my own, I am reminded of an experience for which I am truly grateful.

The Psychology Of Success

Joyce Marter | Posted 01.25.2014 | Healthy Living
Joyce Marter

Being successful requires us to wake up and be present in our own lives, aligning ourselves our greatest destiny and mapping out the way. We must consciously select a path that facilitates the awakening of our awareness, both individually and collectively.

10 Tips to Better Lead Those You Don't Manage

Daniel Newman | Posted 01.24.2014 | Small Business
Daniel Newman

If you ever truly want to be a leader, then you have to start by leading. This is through your actions not your position.

Success Behind the Success: An Interview With The Bachelor and His Mom

Stacey Alcorn | Posted 01.25.2014 | Business
Stacey Alcorn

Recently I sat down with Bob Guiney, made famous after becoming The Bachelor on season 4. He's tall, handsome, happy-go-lucky, and extremely succes...

What Young People Can Learn About Business from Quantum Physicists and Others

Steve Mariotti | Posted 01.25.2014 | Business
Steve Mariotti

There are four books that changed my understanding of the way we think, and what motivates our success. These four books showed me how so many of our actions are rooted in subconscious thoughts and how understanding this fact can drive accomplishment.

Harvard Asked Its Business School Class of '63 the Secrets to a Fulfilling Life. This is What They Said.

Danny Rubin | Posted 01.25.2014 | College
Danny Rubin

I know you can achieve greatness in your lifetime, but the only way is to live with conviction and decide to turn your camera onto the world.

From Corporate To Kauai: Redefining Success In Three Easy Steps

Gayle Hilgendorff | Posted 01.25.2014 | Healthy Living
Gayle Hilgendorff

While I had hoped for more happy inquisitive reaction, I mostly got a full dose of, "But you had it all, Gayle!" "Are you crazy?" and "How will you survive?" My favorite was, "But you were so successful!" Yes, I was, but I was now on my way to being even more successful.

The Best-Kept Secret To Highly Successful Couples

Emma Seppälä, Ph.D | Posted 01.25.2014 | Weddings
Emma Seppälä, Ph.D

In order to understand where you fit in and how to best navigate your relationships with others, here's a summary of the three styles of romantic partners.

Why Accepting Uncertainty Is The Key To A Meaningful Life

Daniela Tempesta, LCSW | Posted 01.25.2014 | Healthy Living
Daniela Tempesta, LCSW

Humbled, I've watched my courageous clients tolerate the uncertainty of what is to come and leap off the mountain without looking back. Some have found great success with their next steps, while others have not been as fortunate. If nothing else they now know that they can tolerate failure, they don't have to fear it. They jumped off the mountain and they survived.

The Passion of Success

Lindy McMullin | Posted 01.25.2014 | Good News
Lindy McMullin

I looked across the horizon and saw a rainbow covering Athens; I opened my clenched hand and allowed the sun to dance on the coin that had found me with a message from the heart.

Confronting the Loser Within

Candace Walsh | Posted 01.25.2014 | Women
Candace Walsh

I was ecstatic when I found out that it had been chosen to be a finalist in two different categories. But I almost didn't go to the New Mexico-Arizona Book Awards ceremony last Friday night. What was that all about?

Debunking the Original Idea Myth

MaryEllen Tribby | Posted 01.25.2014 | Business
MaryEllen Tribby

There are a few techniques for producing great product ideas. These techniques work for every aspect of your business, from new product ideas to brainstorming your marketing campaigns.

How to Work ON Your Business--Not Just In It

Tom Lowery | Posted 01.23.2014 | Business
Tom Lowery

Every business owner wants to expand their company. But one of the issues many face is an inability to move forward; they're too busy trying to control everything. That's fine at startup or even during the first years while establishing the business.

DECISIONS

Richard Koch | Posted 01.25.2014 | Business
Richard Koch

To decide or not to decide, that is the question. Men and women make decisions, in a way that other animals do not. Does a rabbit decide to excavate...

Work-Life Balance Is Bogus; Here's How to Get It Anyway

Deirdre Maloney | Posted 01.25.2014 | Business
Deirdre Maloney

Is it possible if you acknowledge that life is a messy stew, and that excelling at what's really important to you will take some extra forethought and strategy? Yes indeed! Easier said than done, but that's why we're in this together.

The Ultimate Cheat Sheet for Reinventing Yourself

James Altucher | Posted 01.23.2014 | Business
James Altucher

Here are the rules: I've been at zero a few times, come back a few times, and done it over and over. I've started entire new careers. People who knew me then, don't me now. And so on. This is what worked for me.

Change Your Shoes and Step Into Fearless Conversations!

Kathy Andersen | Posted 01.25.2014 | Healthy Living
Kathy Andersen

You need to step into your fear in order to step forward! That starts by having fearless conversations that take you far out of your safety zone, but directly into your freedom.

Visionary Grit

Miles Kimball | Posted 01.23.2014 | TED Weekends
Miles Kimball

2013-01-18-TEDplayvideo.jpgGrit is passion and perseverance for very long-term goals. But that is not enough. Grit also comes from having a vision, a dream, a picture in the mind's eye.

How I Pushed Past My Comfort Zone

Marquis Taylor | Posted 01.23.2014 | TED Weekends
Marquis Taylor

2013-01-18-TEDplayvideo.jpgMy mother locked me out of the house everyday to practice and develop my skills on the court. Without knowing it, this was my first life lesson on setting long-term goals and overcoming obstacles to achieve a dream.

Lessons On Success I Learned In Grandpap's Garden

Rob Furman | Posted 11.17.2013 | TED Weekends
Rob Furman

I am inclined to believe and agree that being passionate can lead us to a path of success

Grit Means Getting Up Close and Personal With Failure

Lindsay Ferrier | Posted 01.25.2014 | TED Weekends
Lindsay Ferrier

2013-01-18-TEDplayvideo.jpgI got my own first taste of grit right after I graduated from college. Armed with good grades, several internships, and stellar recommendations, I thought I'd be deluged with job offers. I thought wrong.

Heidi Farris: Are You A Giver Or A Taker? Your Success Depends On Finding The Right Workplace

Heidi Farris | Posted 01.23.2014 | Business
Heidi Farris

Some people say success and happiness come from being in the right place at the right time. I think it's more about the right person finding himself or herself in the right place.

Happiness No Matter What

Sandra Fecht | Posted 01.23.2014 | Healthy Living
Sandra Fecht

This is about being able to sail your unique, personal ship of life through the roughest storms and come through to a safe harbor. It is all about learning how to navigate the rough waters and enjoying the storms as much as the calm.

Reframing Your Measures of Success

Erin Cox | Posted 11.15.2013 | Healthy Living
Erin Cox

So would some new Christian Louboutin shoes or a sparkly new SUV make me feel successful? Definitely, but not in the way I am craving success at this stage in my life. Here are the top things in life that define success to me at this time.