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6 Keys to Success From an Olympic Champion

Dr. Jim Taylor | Posted 04.07.2014 | Sports
Dr. Jim Taylor

As Bode prepares for the 2014 Winter Olympics, he has stunned just about everyone -- except perhaps himself -- with a remarkable start to the race season. This path leading to Sochi not only provides a compelling narrative, but it also offers valuable insights on what it takes to find success in any walk of life.

Myths vs. Facts: Playing the True or False Game in Entrepreneurship

Penina Rybak | Posted 04.07.2014 | Business
Penina Rybak

I don't think we have to dissect and micromanage every aspect of entrepreneurship in the blogosphere. I just think we need to shed some light on its reality and our perceptions of that reality.

Prepare Like an Olympian for the Challenges of the Business World

Nikki Stone | Posted 04.06.2014 | Sports
Nikki Stone

How does an Olympian prepare mentally for a once-in-a-lifetime event that can literally be over in seconds, but its results will last for the rest of his or her life? Surprisingly, in a very similar way as businessmen and women prepare for big projects.

THE WEST AND THE REST

Richard Koch | Posted 04.06.2014 | Business
Richard Koch

Few things are less clear - or more important - than what the West's attitude should be to the rest of the world. Most of the policies tried in the l...

Mittman-Sized Success -- Building Empires from the Ashes of Failure

Stacey Alcorn | Posted 04.05.2014 | Business
Stacey Alcorn

Be the person who finds the opportunity to make tomorrow better than today, and you'll be speaking Mittman's language.

Catherine Chen, Ph.D.: Everything I Know About Confidence I Learned From Performing Improv Comedy

Catherine Chen, Ph.D. | Posted 04.05.2014 | Women
Catherine Chen, Ph.D.

It's no secret that tapping into your funny bone can help you in your career and personal relationships. I like reminding others of how having fun in life leads to more success and confidence -- here are some lessons I learned from my first improv comedy class so that you can do just that!

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...