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The Secret Lives of Start-Ups

Bob Deutsch | Posted 09.22.2014 | Small Business
Bob Deutsch

For the most part, SUs are a wild bunch. They don't have passion. They have kooky passion: they will not take "no" for an answer, are fussy about doing things in a particular way and vanquish all doubt.

How to Get Educated for Free

Steve Caldwell | Posted 09.19.2014 | Business
Steve Caldwell

What could you do with the time you currently have that is 'dead' time? You know, the time waiting in lines, driving the car, getting ready in the morning, the few minutes in bed before you go to sleep.

My Wakeup Call From Arianna Huffington

Chloe Johnson | Posted 09.17.2014 | Healthy Living
Chloe Johnson

I don't want money in the bank, power or fame to determine my success, but the ability to wake up feeling fresh, and to genuinely smile each day to focus on my direction with clarity.

The Harsh Sacrifice You Must Make To Reach Your Highest Potential

OWN | Posted 09.25.2014 | OWN

"In order to get to the next level, you have to break through a glass ceiling." This is what was Steve Harvey learned about success from Bishop T.D...

How to Do Nothing and Achieve Everything

Richard Koch | Posted 09.16.2014 | Business
Richard Koch

The two people I know who achieved the most in their lives were the two who did least. Deliberately. And they achieved the most because they did the least.

Fear and Failure

William Irvine | Posted 09.17.2014 | Healthy Living
William Irvine

Remember, too, that by desensitizing yourself to failure and by learning from the failures that will accompany the desensitization process, you can dramatically increase your chances of success.

What to Do When Your Manager Steals Your Ideas

Jonathan Alpert | Posted 09.15.2014 | Healthy Living
Jonathan Alpert

This quandary is a tough situation as you're trying simultaneously to protect your hard work, maintain your job, and not upset the person who oversees your work. Knowing though how to strike a balance among honesty, diplomacy, and directness is crucial in dealing with this issue.

10 Quotes Every Entrepreneur Needs to "Get" to Succeed

Alex Banayan | Posted 09.15.2014 | Business
Alex Banayan

Why was a 22-year-old CEO so quick to disregard a billion dollar offer? To me, Zuckerberg's brash action makes no sense. But Peter Theil argues that, for an entrepreneur like Zuckerberg, it makes perfect sense.

Steve Harvey Pinpoints A Big Reason Success Often Feels Just Out Of Reach

OWN | Posted 09.12.2014 | OWN

Long before Steve Harvey made a career out of comedy, wrote a best-selling book, hosted a talk show or won an Emmy, he was a college dropout who drift...

7 Smart Habits Of Great Innovators

| Lolly Daskal | Posted 09.12.2014 | Small Business

The biggest misconception about success is that what you did yesterday will help you succeed tomorrow. To stay on top of your game, your business, ...

10 Daily Steps to Keep Your Summer Glow

Elyssa Jakim | Posted 09.11.2014 | Healthy Living
Elyssa Jakim

Incorporating just one of two of these into your daily routine can add ease into your life in significant and surprising ways. Little actions such as these will smooth the stress and keep you in touch with your summer joy.

My Conversation With Robin Sharma

Richard Lorenzen | Posted 09.10.2014 | Business
Richard Lorenzen

I was honored to be able to spend time talking one on one with one of my biggest idols and mentors this week, Robin Sharma. The author of countless bo...

10 Lessons to Overcome Misguided Limitations

S. L. Young | Posted 09.12.2014 | Education
S. L. Young

Individuals can be quick to place limitations on someone's thoughts, ideas, capabilities or potential. These types of misguided limitations can cause individuals to not achieve their potential or miss opportunities for themselves, others and society.

How to Become a Star

Bernard Hiller | Posted 09.10.2014 | Entertainment
Bernard Hiller

Some people come into Show Business for all the wrong reasons. Their goal is just to become famous. This will not work. They're not really interested in any training or the acting process. They are trying to use the idea of acting to compensate for an invisible and disconnected life.

Finding the Strength to Start: How to Find the Courage You Need

Anthony Humpage | Posted 09.10.2014 | Small Business
Anthony Humpage

Over 10 years ago, I was heavily into distance running. From half marathons and marathons to ultra-marathons of up to 100 miles or more; I took it all on. At the time, the marathon was still the king of the distance events.

When We Come Alive

Jon Foreman | Posted 09.10.2014 | Healthy Living
Jon Foreman

if the meaning of life cannot be answered by the scientists or the philosophers, then it's up to the rest of us to define what it means to be alive. We, the living, answer that question every day -- not with our words, but with our lives. Let us show what life means to us with our actions.

Stress-Free Is As Near to You As Your Own Thoughts

Don Joseph Goewey | Posted 09.09.2014 | Healthy Living
Don Joseph Goewey

If you take a close look at stress over the course of a busy week, you're likely to discover that stress is happening in you far more than it's happening to you. It has more to do with the anxious way you relate to people and events than with the events themselves.

Here's How a 21-Year-Old Earns a Living Making Videos on YouTube

Michael Price | Posted 09.09.2014 | Business
Michael Price

Liz Meghan makes up a unique class of content creators that are using social media platforms to build an audience and build a business while doing what they love. More and more people are joining the ranks of people like Liz by expressing their passions, talents and hobbies online

The Lost Religion of Love and Optimism

Richard Koch | Posted 09.09.2014 | Business
Richard Koch

How would you respond to a new philosophy that brought personal liberation, whose highlights were love, forgiveness, mercy, reconciliation, life-enhan...

The Best Leaders Are Insatiable Learners

Harvard Business Review | Bill Taylor | Posted 09.09.2014 | World

Nearly a quarter century ago, at a gathering in Phoenix, Arizona, John W. Gardner delivered a speech that may be one of the most quietly influential s...

5 Tested Ways to Be Happier and More Successful at Work

Michelle McQuaid | Posted 09.08.2014 | Business
Michelle McQuaid

Studies are finding happier employees are more creative, more engaged, more productive and more likely to be promoted. They're also less likely to experience symptoms of fatigue.

The Music Industry Formula for Success Does Exist

Patrick Hess | Posted 09.08.2014 | Entertainment
Patrick Hess

Most recipes have an order or priority when adding ingredients. They are sometimes laid out in a particular order because it makes the end meal taste better. In the case of music, the order isn't always as critical as the time needed to prepare and cook the meal.

It's Time To Do Away With The Myth Of 'Overnight Success'

The Huffington Post | Carolyn Gregoire | Posted 09.12.2014 | Healthy Living

The road to success is a marathon, not a sprint -- but it doesn't always seem that way. In our age of instant gratification, Internet fame and "accide...

Why Everything Is Not All About You (And Why That's Awesome)

Susie Moore | Posted 09.06.2014 | Healthy Living
Susie Moore

We all have a purpose, a reason we are here on planet Earth, and that is what it is about. We are not here to be endlessly interested in our superficial selves and obsess over what we want, what we have and what other people think of us.

Rank Does Not Confer Privilege or Give Power; It Imposes Responsibility

Avril Brikkels | Posted 09.05.2014 | Business
Avril Brikkels

Significant change is not easy, however the possibilities of taking small steps with a sense of urgency and a planned orchestrated approach can mean the difference between executing on successful change and creating an utter failure.