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Are You Chasing the Right Prize?

Carl Phillips | Posted 05.05.2014 | Healthy Living
Carl Phillips

Our prizes are not always so clearly defined and can get blurred. We've lost sight of our goals, what drives us and ultimately what success for us will look like. We've just entered a state of routine where we do what we do because we think that's what we have to do!

Love Supreme

Jack Schimmelman | Posted 05.05.2014 | Good News
Jack Schimmelman

ictoria believes that autistic children are powerful souls who have diminished themselves in a body gone wrong; that they are the very best of us come here to teach. They are angels.

9 Little-Known Habits Of Confident People

Susie Moore | Posted 05.05.2014 | Healthy Living
Susie Moore

Our mind is a very powerful tool, and the impact of our thoughts and words cannot be underestimated. Confident people have greater control over their minds and have tuned their mental station to one of "I can."

The Real Secret To Success: Meditation

Russell Simmons | Posted 05.04.2014 | Healthy Living
Russell Simmons

When we become still through meditation, we realize that everything we do has value, that every moment we're breathing is a miracle. And if we can carry even a little bit of that truth with us out of our meditation and into our day, we'll be so much more content and happy.

Every American Parent Should Teach Their Children about Patents: Here's Why

Richie Etwaru | Posted 05.04.2014 | Parents
Richie Etwaru

I did not learn about patents until about the age of 25, and I was insanely lucky to find co-founders who explained to me why it was important that our start-up business filed a patent. How many Americans learn this by 25, and how do Americans become more intellectual property aware even younger?

If You Want To Be Successful, Welcome Obstacles

Forbes | Paul B. Brown | Posted 03.04.2014 | World

Let’s start with three truisms. 1. If you do exactly what everyone else does, you will never have a competitive edge. You will always be the same...

The Hubs in Your Life

Richard Koch | Posted 05.04.2014 | Business
Richard Koch

Hubs -- formal groups -- can make or break our careers and our lives. What hubs have you joined in your life, and what good or harm have they done you?

5 Traits You Should Embrace to Live Without Regret

Kathy Caprino | Posted 05.03.2014 | Women
Kathy Caprino

We strive so hard to live good lives, to be "happy," to find our way and to create success and joy and share it with others. But it's occurred to me that it's just not that complicated. It's very simple, in fact.

5 Questions You Should Be Asking Yourself Every Day

Susie Moore | Posted 05.02.2014 | Healthy Living
Susie Moore

The answers are within us. We have everything we need to create the lives we want. An old proverb says, "The best time to plant a tree is 20 years ago. The second-best time is now." Get busy now sowing the seeds of the life you want to flourish over the coming years.

Joe Moglia's Personal Story (Behind His Success)

Natalie Pace | Posted 04.30.2014 | Business
Natalie Pace

In the first of my two-part interview with Coastal Carolina head coach (and TD AMERITRADE chairman) Joe Moglia, we drilled into the details of Joe's Be a Man philosophy, which, according to him, is what lies at the heart of his success in business, on the football field and in life. Here's what BAM looks like in action.

The Value Of Internships That Don't Work Out

The Huffington Post | Lauren Betesh | Posted 02.28.2014 | Healthy Living

Internships are complex for young, ambitious hopefuls. On one hand, they're thrilled to gain access to that most coveted company or work environment. ...

Why You Should Be an Emotionally Open Leader

Dorie Clark | Posted 03.18.2014 | Small Business
Dorie Clark

When Chip Conley's life was rocked several years ago by tragedy (including the suicide of several close friends and the breakup of a longtime relationship), he discovered that embracing emotion -- and sharing his story with others -- could also make him a better leader.

How to Be Your Own Inspiration

Darlene Mininni, PhD, MPH | Posted 04.29.2014 | Healthy Living
Darlene Mininni, PhD, MPH

What if we could wear blinders too -- sort of metaphorically -- to keep us focused on our own path without comparing ourselves to others? Could we be calmer and live better, just like the horses? I think so. Here are a few ways to do that.

10 Things I Learned From Oprah and Madonna About Success

Shayne Traviss | Posted 04.29.2014 | Healthy Living
Shayne Traviss

There are so many powerful people in the world who have all had such a profound influence on humanity. Two of them have a magnetic effect on my mind a...

What Does Success Mean To You?

Harvard Business Review | Boris Groysberg and Robin Abrahams | Posted 02.27.2014 | World

How do you know if you’re successful? Do you rely heavily on objective metrics such as your job title, the size of your bank account, or the college...

Be a Man: Success Strategies From a Winning CEO and Head Coach -- Joe Moglia

Natalie Pace | Posted 04.28.2014 | Business
Natalie Pace

He took a college football team that was one of the worst in the country, and made them division champions overnight, two years in a row. Before becoming the head coach at Coastal Carolina, Joe was the CEO and chairman of TD AMERITRADE, where he led the company from a market value of $700 million to $10 billion.

How to Raise a Confident Child

Donna Wick, Ed.D | Posted 04.28.2014 | Parents
Donna Wick, Ed.D

Real confidence only comes from endless practice, mistakes, setbacks, recovery and finally mastery. And kids only have these kinds of experiences when parents believe in them,

How to Make Yourself Do Something When You Just Don't Want To

Heidi Grant Halvorson, Ph.D. | Posted 04.27.2014 | Healthy Living
Heidi Grant Halvorson, Ph.D.

Thinking about the consequences of failure, ignoring your feelings and engaging in detailed planning don't sound as fun as advice like "Follow your passion!" or "Stay positive!" But they have the decided advantage of actually being effective -- which, as it happens, is exactly what you'll be if you use them.

Got Mojo? 6 Tips to Boost Your Self-Confidence

John Tsilimparis | Posted 04.27.2014 | Healthy Living
John Tsilimparis

These six tips are "sustainable" forms of powering your self-confidence. If you use them on a daily basis, you can be your own natural resource.

12 Life Hacks You Need to Be Awesome at Life

Carlota Zimmerman | Posted 04.26.2014 | Women
Carlota Zimmerman

I spend a lot of time convincing people to stop being their own worst enemy, and instead invest that energy in developing their potential so they can create the opportunities they need. In the nature of a public service announcement, here are the 12 most common things I find myself reminding clients who are attempting to re-create themselves.

The Missing Piece of the Entrepreneurial Puzzle

N. Kimron Corion | Posted 04.27.2014 | Business
N. Kimron Corion

entrepreneurs tend to go full speed ahead, without first understanding one of the fundamental principles of business planning, and that is first identifying their customer profile.

WATCH: Tapping Into Commitment!

Brad Yates | Posted 04.24.2014 | Healthy Living
Brad Yates

As the Olympics draw to a close, here is another video with an Olympic reference. Enjoy! If you are new to tapping, it will be beneficial to also ...

Avoid Mental Masturbation: 5 Tips From Uber-Successful Entrepreneurs

Andrea Pennington, M.D. | Posted 04.26.2014 | Healthy Living
Andrea Pennington, M.D.

I have had the honor and privilege to work with diplomats, members of royal families, Fortune 100 CEOs, world class athletes, best selling authors and...

Learn to Recognize and Savor All Forms of Career Success

Monique Valcour | Posted 04.26.2014 | Business
Monique Valcour

You need to develop the awareness and adaptability to notice, appreciate, and exploit opportunities to enjoy career success in all its different forms, even if the most explicit forms of recognition aren't currently available.

10 Traits All High Achievers Share

: Inc. | Lou Adler | Posted 02.24.2014 | Small Business

In my last column, I detailed the one question that reveals everything a hiring manager needs to know to evaluate a candidate. The idea here i...