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Successful Women in the Workforce: Is it Really All or Nothing?

A.G.S. Johnson | Posted 05.26.2013 | Women
A.G.S. Johnson

It's not just women that get caught up in the corporate game. Why is it so alluring? At a distance from it now, it's easy to answer the question. Where else in one's life does a man or woman get regular reviews, pats on the backs, atta-boys, praise and recognition?

Motivation Lies Within Us

Career Wardrobe | Posted 05.26.2013 | Impact
Career Wardrobe

Use your independence. Use your confident and independent voice to show your professional style, your professional work ethic. Use your unique mindset to set you apart from the rest.

5 Excuses For Laziness That Just Don't Cut It

Posted 03.25.2013 | Healthy Living

By Sam Ferrigno for We say we want to work hard. But sometimes, it seems like we just want to want to work, rather than actually work....

How to Become a Billionaire: Lessons Learned From Meeting Richard Branson

James Clear | Posted 05.24.2013 | Business
James Clear

If you want to summarize the habits of successful people into one phrase, it's this: successful people start before they feel ready.

The Unlikely Path to Entrepreneurship

Dedrick Muhammad | Posted 05.22.2013 | Black Voices
Dedrick Muhammad

When she was finally ready to take the leap, she did her homework by learning as much about the industry as possible. But research doesn't just mean looking up the risks -- it means checking in with yourself to make sure you're emotionally ready for a long, unpredictable and sometimes scary journey.

5 Ways To Clean Out The Mental Clutter

Polly Campbell | Posted 05.21.2013 | Healthy Living
Polly Campbell

We all get bogged down, stuck in the same ol' routine, caught up in our feelings of worry and stress that keep us from making progress and enjoying our life. But you can let go of this mental rubbish, and lighten up your life this spring.

Balance = Joy + Passion + Work

Catherine Chen, Ph.D. | Posted 05.20.2013 | Women
Catherine Chen, Ph.D.

Reconnecting with joy made me realize that success is living in all parts of who I am. If you are struggling, honestly reflect on how your choices affect you and adjust accordingly to what's true to you.

'Success' Is Such an Elusive Word

Michael S. Broder, Ph.D. | Posted 05.18.2013 | Healthy Living
Michael S. Broder, Ph.D.

The definition of success is truly in "the eye of the beholder." What for one person constitutes having achieved everything they've ever wanted might be seem like a gross underachievement to someone else.

Make Stress Work For You

Heidi Grant Halvorson, Ph.D. | Posted 05.18.2013 | Healthy Living
Heidi Grant Halvorson, Ph.D.

This might sound a little crazy, but what if it's the very fact that we assume stress is bad that's actually making it so bad for us? And what if there were another way to think about stress -- a way that might actually make it a force for good in our lives?

Why Sheryl Sandberg Can't Help Me

Dr. Cindy Haines | Posted 05.14.2013 | Women
Dr. Cindy Haines

Seeing high-profile businesswomen under fire for something that wouldn't even rise to radar for men is very stressful to me. Like Gwen Stefani sings in "Just a Girl": "I'm just a girl, my apologies. What I've become is so burdensome."

WATCH: Tapping for Vets and Others Who Have Experienced Horrors

Brad Yates | Posted 05.15.2013 | Healthy Living
Brad Yates

One of the greatest things being done with tapping right now is its use with vets. There have been many great successes in relieving the PTSD our troops so often bring home with them.

Don't Have Woulda, Coulda, Shoulda in Your Sport

Dr. Jim Taylor | Posted 05.15.2013 | Sports
Dr. Jim Taylor

You get one shot in a competition, so you might as well take it, otherwise there will be a whole lot of "woulda, coulda, shoulda" when you look in the rearview mirror of your day on the field, course, court, hill, or what-have-you.

Gary Vaynerchuk Unplugged - 5 Tips to Massive Business Growth You Won't Find in His Books

Stacey Alcorn | Posted 05.15.2013 | Technology
Stacey Alcorn

If you are a business leader, wine enthusiast, or techie, you know Gary Vaynerchuk. He is success, raw. There's no pretension when it comes to Gary, nor a filter.

Fifty Shades of Pinstripes: A Guerilla Guide for Women Who Want to Win at Work

BJ Gallagher | Posted 05.13.2013 | Business
BJ Gallagher

As women continue to make inroads in the workplace they also experience many of the same age-old frustrations shared by millions of working women over the years. Here are the ten helpful insights and practical tips for women who want to win with men at work.

How To Find Joy: On The Job And In Life

Frank Niles, Ph.D. | Posted 05.12.2013 | Healthy Living
Frank Niles, Ph.D.

When we choose to say yes to what we are given by living in the present, making meaning of each day, our experiences go from dread and "I can't wait until today is over" to appreciation and purpose.

There Ought to Be a Bead for That

Janet M. Neal | Posted 05.12.2013 | Healthy Living
Janet M. Neal

How do I turn this one around? How do I love myself not only for what I have accomplished but for what I have attempted? For just being me?

A Gift Wrapped In Sandpaper

Marilyn Tam | Posted 05.12.2013 | Healthy Living
Marilyn Tam

My mother was a gift wrapped in sandpaper -- cutting and abrasive upon contact, but when carefully examined and thoughtfully experienced, she became my most powerful and inspiring teacher.

Acting for Stage Is Acting for Life

Selina Wang | Posted 05.11.2013 | College
Selina Wang

Even if you have no desire to ever be on-stage or in front of a camera, some rules for successful acting can be applied to leading a successful life.

Treadmills at the Office

Anne Sobel | Posted 05.11.2013 | Healthy Living
Anne Sobel

If employees want to reach their full potential, the smart nerds have something to learn from the dumb jocks. Study after study suggests that athletes make excellent employees and even better leaders.

Technology and Schools: 10 High-Tech Lessons Every Teacher Should Know

Scott Steinberg | Posted 05.05.2013 | Technology
Scott Steinberg

It's important for teachers to consider how kids' seemingly constant use of technology when outside the classroom impacts both their everyday lives and educational development.

Wealth Inequality And Why Not to Be Poor in America

Shaahin Cheyene | Posted 05.04.2013 | Business
Shaahin Cheyene

I am fortunate enough to have a great life, and I have worked hard for it. I look at the poor and suffering with compassion. I know now that it may not be a choice to be poor in America but at the same time I know that to be rich can be a choice.

Leadership and Management Tips: Strategic Lessons Anyone Can Learn From Startups

Scott Steinberg | Posted 05.04.2013 | Business
Scott Steinberg

Too many companies start with an overambitious plan which they're pre-committed to adhere to. The wiser goal: Work to build a small, loyal fan base and stable recurring revenues, then reinvest in expanding your product and company.

4 Things Your Boss Will Never Tell You About Getting a Raise or Promotion

Eric Barker | Posted 05.04.2013 | Small Business
Eric Barker

Hard work isn't all it's cracked up to be. Performance is only loosely tied to who succeeds.

The Next CEOs - 10 CEO Ready Leaders

Mike Myatt | Posted 05.01.2013 | Business
Mike Myatt

The 10 leaders profiled below represent different industries, different disciplines, and even a few different countries, but they all share one thing in common - they're all CEO ready. Meet my predictions (in no particular order) for the next crop of chief executives...

How to Fear Less and Be More

Nikki Johnson-Huston, Esq. | Posted 04.29.2013 | Women
Nikki Johnson-Huston, Esq.

So many of us let our fears stand in the way of us being successful and living our best lives. People are afraid to fail, so they don't even try