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Why a Picture Is Worth 1,000 Words: Using the Power of Visualization to Achieve Your Goals

Craig Dowden | Posted 04.02.2014 | Business
Craig Dowden

Fresh off our New Year's celebrations, many of us chart a course for our personal and professional improvement. We reflect on where we have been and where we want to go. Change is a part of the beginning of a new year.

If You Were a Horrible Boss, Would You Even Know It?

Tasha Eurich, Ph.D. | Posted 04.02.2014 | Business
Tasha Eurich, Ph.D.

Why are there so many bad bosses? They're bad because everyone is afraid to tell them. And generally, as you climb the corporate ladder, fewer and fewer people tell you the truth. This is terribly unfair when you think about it. What's a horrible boss to do? I can give you three proven steps.

Shortcuts for Entrepreneurs: Advice From Chalene Johnson

Cortney McDermott | Posted 04.02.2014 | Small Business
Cortney McDermott

We need to simplify -- to cut away the unnecessary so we can hone in on the strategies and actions that create happier, healthier, smarter success.

7 Steps to Mindfully Manifest Your Goals

Ronald Alexander, Ph.D. | Posted 04.02.2014 | Healthy Living
Ronald Alexander, Ph.D.

As a mind-body therapist and an international trainer I've helped thousands of patients and workshop participants learn how to mindfully access their ...

The Weird Strategy Dr. Seuss Used to Create His Greatest Work (And Why You Should Use It, Too)

James Clear | Posted 04.01.2014 | Healthy Living
James Clear

Dr. Seuss was given 50 words. That was the size of his canvas. His job was to see what kind of picture he could paint with those words. You and I are given similar constraints in our lives.

What Really Drives Success: Lessons For Tiger Mom

Ellen Galinsky | Posted 04.01.2014 | Parents
Ellen Galinsky

What research tells us is that it is the children who learn throughout their lives to set goals and to be held accountable for achieving those goals who thrive.

Does the Look of Leadership Matter If Content Is Still King?

Alexia Parks | Posted 03.29.2014 | Women
Alexia Parks

Whether it's President Obama addressing the nation or a class valedictorian addressing graduating students, the question is the same: To lead, do we have to dress like a leader? Or does what we have to say matter the most?

The End of Our Way of Life?

Richard Koch | Posted 03.30.2014 | Business
Richard Koch

We saw last week that our pleasant way of life in the West rests upon assumption of liberalism - freedom with purpose and progress. In the last centu...

The 5 Things Great Leaders Must Do Very Well

Dr. Jim Taylor | Posted 03.29.2014 | Business
Dr. Jim Taylor

I don't believe in leadership styles. We certainly hear plenty from all sorts of business gurus that this style or that is ideal. I would argue, however, that talking about styles has little value because we are incapable of leading in a way that is inconsistent with who we are as people.

The Key to a Better Day? Stop Setting Yourself Up for a Miserable One

Deirdre Maloney | Posted 03.29.2014 | Healthy Living
Deirdre Maloney

Knowing your truths is the first step. Accepting them means a guaranteed better day. Figuring out how you'll manage them is how you make your life better and more successful in the long run.

Global Game Changers Reveal How Their Definition Of Success Has Changed

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 01.27.2014 | World

How does success differ across the world, and across generations? More importantly, how do we feel about success as we grow older? These are questions...

Have You Tried Giving Up?

Posted 01.24.2014 | Comedy

If you find yourself constantly struggling to achieve success, maybe it's time you tried giving up. Thanks, Pleated Jeans!...

Inner Balance

Tom Morris | Posted 03.26.2014 | Healthy Living
Tom Morris

Throughout your life, everything outer arises from something inner. Then, there comes to be a dynamic interplay between the outer and the inner, each informing and shaping the other. But the inner always, and in some form, comes first. And, from this truth, something surprising follows.

Key To Success? Embrace Failure

Betty Liu | Posted 03.25.2014 | Healthy Living
Betty Liu

What makes the difference between someone who fails and loses his or her way and someone who fails and goes on to become a millionaire or billionaire? It's easy: You get really good at failing.

Love Them or Watch Them Leave

Lolly Daskal | Posted 03.25.2014 | Business
Lolly Daskal

Times are changing, and today our mindset is entirely different, if you are not embracing love, you risk losing your most talented employees.

10 Tips for Young Entrepreneurs From an Expert Looking for a Global Impact, Sylvester Chisom

Steve Mariotti | Posted 03.25.2014 | Impact
Steve Mariotti

All entrepreneurs must overcome fear to start their endeavors. Sylvester Chisom overcame this fear early on, when he founded his first business at age 17. Now, 11 years later, he is committed to helping other young entrepreneurs take the leap.

On Success

Pauline Delpech | Posted 03.25.2014 | World
Pauline Delpech

You see, when I was 20 years old, I was petrified and terrified. So I dreamt. I didn't dream of a rich, beautiful, fulfilling and sweet life. I dreamt of a flamboyant life, social and reassuring in these young years. I was lacking the idea of success.

Coping With Contagious Affluenza: Mindful Consumption

Lilian Cheung, D.Sc., R.D. | Posted 03.24.2014 | Healthy Living
Lilian Cheung, D.Sc., R.D.

Do we really need all this stuff? Why are we eating so much? Why can't we focus on what's happening right now? The symptoms and effects of affluenza are plentiful, but there is good news -- relief is possible, and it can be put into action right away.

Cultivating a Focused Workplace

Daniel Goleman | Posted 03.24.2014 | Business
Daniel Goleman

It's very hard to be creative on demand. Most of us need time for reflection, which requires thinking alone, without distractions. It also requires be...

How I Lost My Meditation Virginity (Totally Suitable For Work)

Sandra Shpilberg | Posted 03.24.2014 | Healthy Living
Sandra Shpilberg

Meditation, it turns out, was about going deep inside myself by quieting external and internal inputs, to find the calmer version, who fortunately has better perspective, appreciation and solutions for my life. Meditation is about connecting to the best part of me, my wise mind, and allowing it to expertly comfort and support the other parts that need attention or soothing.

10 Ways to Winning in 2014: An Entrepreneurs' Guide to Startup Success

Melissa Thompson | Posted 03.23.2014 | Small Business
Melissa Thompson

2014 will be a formative year for new business owners and early-stage entrepreneurs. For those would-be entrepreneurs debating the startup leap? There is no time like the present.

What Makes Living in the West So Pleasant?

Richard Koch | Posted 03.23.2014 | Business
Richard Koch

Whenever I feel slightly down, I ask myself whether I would prefer to live where I do, or in, say, Russia, the Middle East, most of Africa, or China. ...

5 Things to Learn By 30

Ariana Austin | Posted 03.19.2014 | Women
Ariana Austin

Things to do, places to travel, life bench-markers to have attained (this one tends to be a short, but ambitious mental list). On my 30th birthday, I find myself searching for a different kind of "list."

Shelley Gazes: Simply Put: How Releasing Perfection Brought Me Closer to Success

Shelley Gazes | Posted 03.19.2014 | Women
Shelley Gazes

When I was younger, I assumed being tough on myself was the only way to remain on a steady path to "success." But I hadn't paused to define what success really meant to me.

How to Make Those New Year Plans Stick: Advice from Chalene Johnson

Cortney McDermott | Posted 03.18.2014 | Business
Cortney McDermott

We're busier than ever. Yet what keeps us so busy is rarely the same as what contributes to our success. Mostly, it distracts from it.