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Is Creative Thinking The Next Big Productivity Hack?

Brian Horn | Posted 08.18.2014 | Business
Brian Horn

Very few of us are working on assembly lines, yet we're still using assembly-line thinking in the way most of us do productivity. It's like oil and water, they don't work together.

Learning to Enjoy the Moment

Ronda Lee | Posted 08.14.2014 | Women
Ronda Lee

I know it is better to give than receive, but why do we feel guilt on the occasions we receive? This is particularly common among women. In today's two parent households, usually both parents work. Yet the role of caretaker and homemaker still tends to fall on the mother.

Success Isn't for You

Chris Deaver | Posted 08.13.2014 | Business
Chris Deaver

Having come to a place in my career now that could be considered success, I've realized that success isn't for me. Now, before you write me off, let me explain.

Leading for Success: Setting Critical Success Factors

Pam Lyra | Posted 08.15.2014 | Business
Pam Lyra

Understanding how we're going to be measured and how success in one's job or department will be defined is important to everyone. And yet, selecting those critical measurements to drive performance and decision-making can be tougher than one might think.

Essential Steps to Success in Life

Anush Kostanyan | Posted 08.14.2014 | Impact
Anush Kostanyan

We only have to seize them and be open for accepting the amazing gifts of life. The steps below will help you go forward to your greatest dreams and feel the glory of true success.

4 Simple Things Helping Me to Attain Personal Success

Alex Ivanovs | Posted 08.13.2014 | Business
Alex Ivanovs

Success means different things to all of us, in my working life -- success is the ability to have a stable income that supports my lifestyle and my choices, in return for my dedication and discipline.

Chasing Your Big Idea Won't Lead to Success

Neal Samudre | Posted 08.12.2014 | Business
Neal Samudre

So often we imagine success to come once we innovate, come out with something completely new. But our "big ideas" aren't always new things. Our big ideas are sometimes improving on simple ones.

A Surprising Success Story: Jobs and the Arts and Humanities

Christine Henseler | Posted 08.12.2014 | Books
Christine Henseler

As the world gets bigger and the world's problems become more complex, employers seek more critical, comprehensive, and creative leaders. And the Arts and Humanities provide just that.

Who Wants to Be Good for Nothing?

Isabel Rimanoczy, Ed.D. | Posted 08.12.2014 | Healthy Living
Isabel Rimanoczy, Ed.D.

With success being often defined as "making it," through the acquisition of money, recognition and power, it has been difficult for me to fit the journey of my migrating interests into this definition.

6 Reasons Why We Should Embrace Criticism

Susie Moore | Posted 08.12.2014 | Healthy Living
Susie Moore

There will always be people who disagree with you or who dislike your ideas and actions -- whether or not these people are coming from a positive or a negative place. Appreciate and accept them for being different than you and forgive them if they upset you.

Valentinus -- The Gospel of Insight

Richard Koch | Posted 08.12.2014 | Business
Richard Koch

If I had to live in the past -- and because of modern medicine and dentistry I prefer living in the present -- I would choose to live in Rome in the s...

Why Performing In Nursing Homes Was The Best Career Decision This Man Ever Made

The Huffington Post | Sahaj Kohli | Posted 08.12.2014 | Healthy Living

With time, things change: the music industry, people, career choices, the list goes on and on. So in order to continue his career as a performer, 64-y...

TIME OUT! This is Your Life. Reinvention Inspiration

Kathi Sharpe-Ross | Posted 08.11.2014 | Fifty
Kathi Sharpe-Ross

If you start with this gift to yourself -- the gift of time and reflection -- you'll be on the way to creating a profound change that you never realized was possible.

Is Idea, Execution or Timing Most Important for Success?

Kevin Siskar | Posted 08.12.2014 | Business
Kevin Siskar

Imagine not just the idea, but ask yourself if it is the right time and then make your plan to execute on it. You need the right blend of idea, timing and execution to make a successful idea manifest itself in the world.

Sport Psychology Still Doesn't Get the Respect It Deserves

Dr. Jim Taylor | Posted 08.11.2014 | Sports
Dr. Jim Taylor

Why isn't mental training treated the same as physical and technical training?

Why Success Is More Than Being Strong

McKenzie Maxson | Posted 08.08.2014 | Women
McKenzie Maxson

In the professional world and elsewhere, women are different. My point is not to undermine the very real struggles that many men have as well, but the reality is, few were asking if "men could have it all" until the question with women had been nearly exhausted.

Before Summer Quiets Down: Seek Moments of Solitude

Kirsten Blake | Posted 08.08.2014 | Healthy Living
Kirsten Blake

While we might not have the power to turn America into Europe and declare August vacances season, we can take small steps to stop the busyness in our own lives and take real moments of solitude -- a "vacances de la solitude," if you will.

Inspiration From Misty and Under Armour: Are You Willing to Have What You Want?

Tiffany Crawford | Posted 08.08.2014 | Women
Tiffany Crawford

Often times in life it may "seem" as the odds are against you. It may seem like the cards are stacked against your favor. They are the moments that prepare you for what's to come. They prepare you for the message you are to share and the hearts you are to inspire.

Strategies to Connect Your Way Into Ultimate Success

Robi Ludwig, Psy.D. | Posted 08.07.2014 | Healthy Living
Robi Ludwig, Psy.D.

Seeking new and rewarding relationships is one of the most powerful ways to achieving lasting success, both socially and professionally. Connecting and networking is about building the right relationships to propel you into a happier and more rewarding life.

Display Equanimity (and Never Lick Anyone's Sandwich) When Others Succeed

Mark C. Crowley | Posted 08.06.2014 | Business
Mark C. Crowley

I offer this story as a reminder to always take delight in the success of others -- most especially those who work for you -- and to never forget the universe is abundant. There's plenty of success and achievement to go 'round for all of us.

Working Hard -- And No Need for Vacation? Here's Why

Douglas LaBier | Posted 08.06.2014 | Business
Douglas LaBier

As women and minorities rise in business and organizations, the increasing upheaval may shift the dynamic that's been perpetuating the unhealthy attitudes, behavior and way of life of both the workaholic and traditionally successful male.

What Does Success Look Like?

Carissa Lada | Posted 08.07.2014 | Healthy Living
Carissa Lada

Ultimately, it is up to us to create our own happiness. Nobody else can shoulder that responsibility or take the blame for our discontent. Why should we waste another minute living up to someone else's expectations or ignoring our authentic path and vision?

Change Gears: Do Hard Things to Succeed

Maile Keone | Posted 08.05.2014 | Business
Maile Keone

About 15 minutes into class, right after the "warm-up" (from which I was still breathless), the instructor said something that hit me like a bolt of lightning.

Is Envy Controlling Your Life?

Kristen Houghton | Posted 08.05.2014 | Healthy Living
Kristen Houghton

Being satisfied with what you have now does not make you complacent and "stuck" with what you have in your current life. Let that little spark of envy work for you not against you. Let it energize, not exhaust you. Look around and make needed or wanted changes to your life.

Saint Steve Jobs?

Richard Koch | Posted 08.05.2014 | Business
Richard Koch

How do we transform our lives? Finding most of the self-help literature opaque on this point, I thought of studying the greatest example of personal...