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4 Ways To Become More Empowered

Guy Winch, Ph.D. | Posted 02.05.2014 | Healthy Living
Guy Winch, Ph.D.

The substantial effort and work that are required for us to demonstrate a real influence in our environment is extremely worthwhile, as it is guaranteed to produce not only real life improvements but psychological and emotional payoffs that are just as valuable and even longer lasting.

Have You Heard About The 'Fat Letters'?

William Anderson, MA, LMHC | Posted 02.04.2014 | Healthy Living
William Anderson, MA, LMHC

Mothers are the most important and most powerful people in the world related to solving our childhood obesity epidemic. The only way an obese child can change is if the home and family changes, and that will only happen when mom says it will.

5 Easy Steps to Accessing More Happiness and Boosting Your Success

Kathy Caprino | Posted 02.03.2014 | Women
Kathy Caprino

The three greatest predictors of happiness are optimism (the belief your behavior will eventually matter), social connection, and how we perceive stress (as a challenge or as a threat). If we want to raise happiness we need to make both mindset and behavior shifts.

Don't Tell Your Children They're Competent

Dr. Jim Taylor | Posted 02.01.2014 | Parents
Dr. Jim Taylor

When parents try to convince their children of how competent they are, they often have the exact opposite effect. There is this little thing called reality that children have to confront on a daily basis; life has a way of sending messages about competence that can be in sharp contrast to the outsized messages of competence that parents send their children.

The One Thing All Introverts Need To Do At Work

Quartz | Eric Barker | Posted 12.02.2013 | Business

Quartz: One of the best networking tips for shy people might be simply, “Move your desk at work.” From the book Achieving Success Through Socia...

Do You Want Your Life To Serve As A Warning Or An Example?

Stephenie Zamora | Posted 02.01.2014 | Healthy Living
Stephenie Zamora

This is not about being "picture perfect" or fitting into some kind of society driven image of successful. It's about taking responsibility for your life and living to the fullest.

When Your Best Is Not Good Enough

Lawrence D. Elliott | Posted 01.31.2014 | Good News
Lawrence D. Elliott

Although it does sting, the realization that you're not good enough should not be an ego-crushing experience. It's a recurring thing in our lives, so we'd better learn how to deal with it. It happens in all areas of our existence.

The 'Corporate Creative' -- Five Essentials for an Imaginative Business Mind

Bob Deutsch | Posted 01.31.2014 | Business
Bob Deutsch

Creative people all share five key cognitive processes that are consistent across culture, hierarchy and situational circumstance. Let's take a look at the primary aspects of this critical bent of mind.

Can This Quality Make You More Successful?

Posted 11.30.2013 | Healthy Living

By Hannah Morgan for U.S. News Giving thanks and being grateful is trendy right now and this season is the time to give thanks. A tradition that be...

Why You Shouldn't Feel Guilty For Taking A Work Break

Tasha Eurich, Ph.D. | Posted 01.29.2014 | Healthy Living
Tasha Eurich, Ph.D.

Working too much makes us stupider, unhappier, unhealthier and less successful. Let's break this down, shall we?

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...