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9 Things Powerful People Never Say

Chris Deaver | Posted 11.09.2014 | Healthy Living
Chris Deaver

Powerful people talk in a healthy way, combining the right blend of confidence and humility. They share authentically with their hearts and inspire others to action. Check out these things powerful people never say so you can become even more powerful.

Reinvent Yourself: Company Founder Secrets on How to Profitably Follow Your Passions

Robert Jordan | Posted 11.08.2014 | Business
Robert Jordan

Many of us feel like we are stuck on a path we can't change. Maybe it's the time already invested or fear that making a change could actually be a worse mistake. But the majority of successful entrepreneurs and professionals make a leap into uncharted territory.

Finding Other, Slower, Measures of Success

Michelle Chahine | Posted 11.07.2014 | Books
Michelle Chahine

It wasn't creative self-doubt. It was personal. What was I doing with my time? How could I measure what I had accomplished? I didn't have any of the traditional ways to judge myself and my work. By all the societal standards of success today, I had failed -- or at least, I hadn't yet succeeded.

Great Ideas Are Worthless Without Strong Execution

Rana Florida | Posted 11.07.2014 | Business
Rana Florida

Most people think a Great Idea -- a breakthrough discovery, a killer app -- will make them wealthy beyond their dreams. But successful entrepreneurs know that Great Ideas are a dime a dozen. True success lies in the execution.

How Bill Gates And Mark Zuckerberg Conquer Fear To Succeed

| Kevin Duam | Posted 11.07.2014 | Small Business

This country has a great admiration for entrepreneurs. Many people hold up leaders like Bill Gates, Richard Branson, and Mark Zuckerberg as heroes, ma...

Why We're All Failing at Life (and a List of Everything You're Supposed to Be Doing to Succeed at It)

Tamara Shayne Kagel | Posted 11.06.2014 | Women
Tamara Shayne Kagel

That means when I'm planning my schedule for life, I really have 1/3 less time for everything I'd like to be spending time on. And since I'm loathe to budget a third of my life to stupid things I should be doing, I guess I'm doomed to fail. My only consolation is you probably are, too.

A Life Comes Shining Through

Robin Korth | Posted 11.06.2014 | Healthy Living
Robin Korth

Perhaps your life has become someone else's idea of what you should be doing. Perhaps that you that sparked and shimmered in your dreams has winked small. Perhaps it is time to journey through your years and revisit and reclaim the child, the teen, the young adult.

People Are Listening and You Haven't Said a Word Yet

Jagneet Singh | Posted 11.05.2014 | Business
Jagneet Singh

This means your appearance, your body language, and the way you carry yourself are identifiers of what you are about. Think of it like being the front cover of a book; the content could be extraordinary, but if it doesn't scream "pick me up!" only a select few actually will.

What I Learned About Influence From Peter Drucker

Marshall Goldsmith | Posted 11.04.2014 | Business
Marshall Goldsmith

Think of the years that you have spent "perfecting your craft." Think of all of the knowledge that you have accumulated. Think about how your knowledge can potentially benefit your organization. How much energy have you invested in acquiring all of this knowledge?

9 Things Successful People Won't Do

Dr. Travis Bradberry | Posted 11.04.2014 | Business
Dr. Travis Bradberry

I went back to the data to uncover the kinds of things that emotionally intelligent people are careful to avoid in order to keep themselves calm, content, and in control.

The Knowledge Philosophy - Ancient and Modern

Richard Koch | Posted 11.04.2014 | Business
Richard Koch

I'm excited. I've been studying first and second century AD philosophers, including Jesus and the Christian "Gnostics". The Gnostics placed the grea...

Defining 21st Century Success: Are You Expert 2.0 or Hero 2.0?

Dr Layla McCay | Posted 11.03.2014 | Impact
Dr Layla McCay

I want to be clear: I'm not 100 years old. But when the twelve year old girl sitting next to me at the Broadcom Masters awards started talking about what to do with Raspberry Pi, the first answer that came to my mind was: "eat it?" No.

Why I Stopped Defining Someone Else's Version of Success

Russell V. J. Ward | Posted 11.03.2014 | Business
Russell V. J. Ward

I choose success defined on my own terms, where I determine what's valuable to me, certain that I'm headed on the right journey, in control and doing what I love most.

Evolving As An Entrepreneur

Richard Lorenzen | Posted 11.04.2014 | Small Business
Richard Lorenzen

I recently had the opportunity to catch up with real estate investor turned tech entrepreneur Ney Torres.

The Battle Between Success and Compassion

Vicki Zakrzewski, Ph.D. | Posted 11.03.2014 | Education
Vicki Zakrzewski, Ph.D.

If you were asked to rank in order of importance academic achievement, happiness, and care for others as priorities for our young people today, how would you respond?

Change Your Shoes, Lean in, and Believe!

Kathy Andersen | Posted 11.03.2014 | Women
Kathy Andersen

What we think, we become. With our thoughts, we shape our world.

How To Recover When Stress Builds Up

James Clear | Posted 11.02.2014 | Healthy Living
James Clear

Recovery is not negotiable. You can either make time to rest and rejuvenate now or make time to be sick and injured later. Keep your bucket full.

5 Simple Steps To Increase Daily Performance

John Rowley | Posted 11.01.2014 | Healthy Living
John Rowley

The key to a successful life is to utilize your education, social connections, resume and pedigree to bring value to the world -- and the best way to fulfill this is by being an energetic contributor to the environment you are in.

Values: Know What You Stand For

Richard Lorenzen | Posted 10.31.2014 | Small Business
Richard Lorenzen

There is perhaps no greater defining characteristic of a person than their values. Their values drive everything else: goals, priorities, success and everything in between.

Harvest Time: 5 Lessons From Nature

Rachel Verlik | Posted 10.31.2014 | Healthy Living
Rachel Verlik

Nature gives us lessons all year long, through each season. It totally amazes me. So as you huddle around the bonfire, kick around the leaves, and enjoy the crisp fall air, reflect on the lessons from the harvest and embrace the necessary renewal of winter.

5 Misconceptions of Successful Women

Nicole Rosengren | Posted 10.31.2014 | Women
Nicole Rosengren

It seems that there are a lot of stereotypes out there regarding the inner workings of successful women, so I wanted to clear some things up. Here are a few prejudices that I often come across that I could do without.

Using Your Words to Reach Your Business Goals

Stacia Pierce | Posted 10.31.2014 | Healthy Living
Stacia Pierce

Your words literally have creative power and the ability to transform your life. Many people don't realize that their level of success is directly connected to the words they are saying every day. In my office, we have a saying: "If anything can go well, it will!"

Want To Improve Your Health? Believe In Yourself

The Huffington Post | Alena Hall | Posted 10.31.2014 | Healthy Living

"I am enough the way I am." This popular, self-affirming mantra and others like it grant power to those in need of an extra boost of motivation. A ...

13 Ways To Successfully Move Through Difficult Transitions

Rakel Sosa | Posted 10.31.2014 | Healthy Living
Rakel Sosa

If you are having a hard time going through a transition, here are 13 ways to cool down the process and allow you to move on with less drama and more success.

Top 5 Fears that Paralyze Small Business Owners and Stop Growth

Dr. Tiffany D. Sanders | Posted 10.30.2014 | Small Business
Dr. Tiffany D. Sanders

But the truth is, there's a huge roadblock that paralyzes our growth in its tracks. No, I'm not talking about being denied a loan from a bank, not getting a contract or even receiving a bad review on Yelp. Rather, small business owners are plagued with fears the size of a mustard seed, which grow, paralyze and harm their business growth.