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9 Ways to Take More Initiative at Work

Anush Kostanyan | Posted 12.15.2014 | Business
Anush Kostanyan

Initiative and creativity move the world. They foster the realization of innovative ideas in various industries and contribute to constant development.There is a great demand for energetic professionals who are inventive and enterprising enough to be proactive in everything they do.

What Does It Mean if I Don't Have Money Dreams?

Kelly Sullivan Walden | Posted 12.15.2014 | Healthy Living
Kelly Sullivan Walden

Now, if you do dream about actual money, that doesn't necessarily mean that you are coming into financial wealth (sorry -- don't shoot the messenger). Remember, our dreams speak in the language of symbols.

What I Learned From Being Diagnosed With Narcolepsy

Julie Flygare | Posted 12.15.2014 | Healthy Living
Julie Flygare

About six months later, I woke up one morning in the law school parking lot unsure of how I'd got there. I remembered leaving home, but couldn't recall arriving at school. I'd gotten 10 hours of sleep the night before. For the first time, I thought: Maybe I have a sleep problem.

Your Boss -- Seriously Successful or Downright Deluded?

Marshall Goldsmith | Posted 12.14.2014 | Business
Marshall Goldsmith

While your boss's positive beliefs about herself helped her become successful. These same beliefs can make it tough for her to change. The same beliefs that helped her get to her current level of success, can inhibit her from making the changes needed to stay there -- or move forward.

How Back-Breaking Work Put My Ego Back Together

Hedia Anvar | Posted 12.14.2014 | Women
Hedia Anvar

There is no shame in earning your own way in what amounts to hard labor. It's actually honorable. Mining strengths I did not know I possessed put my ego back in action.

What's Stopping You From Achieving Your Dreams?

Bernard Hiller | Posted 12.14.2014 | Entertainment
Bernard Hiller

Abraham Maslow the famous motivational psychologist once said that, "Until you take care of your lower needs, you will never be able to fulfill your higher needs." The reason most people never fulfill their dreams or goals is because their basic human needs are never met.

I Now Pronounce You Happy

Deirdre Maloney | Posted 12.14.2014 | Healthy Living
Deirdre Maloney

The good news is that not every unexpected experience has been about escaping death. Instead, several have brought unexpected lessons for a happier life. Three recent lessons have proven themselves to be particularly happiness-building. I present them to you now..

'Fun'-damentals That Football and Business Have in Common

Steve Caldwell | Posted 12.14.2014 | Business
Steve Caldwell

Every employee comes to work with a certain pre-conceived notion of what the business and work require of them. Without continual and clear communication from management and those at the top, one can never be sure everyone is on the same page.

The 80/20 View of Ego Boundaries: Strong links and Weak Links

Richard Koch | Posted 12.14.2014 | Business
Richard Koch

Can you remember the (first) time you fell in love? That's an example of reaching beyond what psychologists call our "ego boundaries." We feel at one with our romantic partner and we care for them.

Interview With Social Media Advertising Strategist, Daniel Reed

Christina Scribner | Posted 12.13.2014 | Business
Christina Scribner

As a club promoter in Baltimore, Daniel Reed quickly learned how powerful of a marketing tool social media can be. After reaching out to his thousands of followers on various sites, he saw dance floors become more crowded than they had ever been before.

Defining My Own Success in a Hyper Successful Family

Emily Nolan Joseph | Posted 12.13.2014 | Business
Emily Nolan Joseph

"You have to want success more than you want to breathe." That's what she told me when I called her last week in tears. My Mom, so full of inspiration.

Mile Markers

Melissa DeCastro | Posted 12.13.2014 | Healthy Living
Melissa DeCastro

A marathon reminds us to be more selfless, to be the cheering crowd for those around us. Life is not all a competition of aggressiveness and speed to reach the next mile. There is only a personal best that truly matters. We all have our own pace that we know we want to keep, and it is the support that we give as well as feel that makes the run enjoyable.

The Deadliest Threat to Success

Chris Deaver | Posted 12.13.2014 | Healthy Living
Chris Deaver

We all face things in our lives that are subtle and dangerous, and they're even more dangerous when we ignore or don't understand them. The deadliest threat to success for each of us is different, but it's there, lurking underneath the still waters of our daily lives.

Defeating Your Inner Hater

Allison Valderia | Posted 12.13.2014 | Healthy Living
Allison Valderia

Your purpose, passion and dreams are waiting. When you passionately live in your purpose, the universe will give you confirmation and help you renew your commitment.

Lead Yourself

Dr. Samineh I. Shaheem | Posted 12.13.2014 | Business
Dr. Samineh I. Shaheem

Managers come and go and we don't have a say in who they are so waiting for them to morph into that perfect director is an impractical option. So focus inward and begin thinking about ways that you could better manage yourself to help your manger be better at his or her role.

How to Create Better Ideas Faster

Jeff DeGraff | Posted 12.13.2014 | Business
Jeff DeGraff

Have you ever tried to get your team to brainstorm a breakthrough idea for a product or service only to find the process mostly yields extensions of existing ideas?

7 Life Lessons We Can Learn From This Ancient School Of Success

Thai Nguyen | Posted 12.13.2014 | Healthy Living
Thai Nguyen

Stoicism emphasized a harmony between acceptance and change; the perfect balance between fate and free will. It's the wisdom to know when the leopard can't change it's spots, and when you can always teach an old dog new tricks.

Why Ambiverts Are More Successful And Influential Than Extroverts

| Larry Kim | Posted 10.13.2014 | Small Business

Are you an introvert or an extrovert? You probably already have some idea. Personality-type testing is common in school and the workplace. Understa...

The Secret That Successful Entrepreneurs Usually Don't Tell You

Mercedes Maidana | Posted 12.10.2014 | Small Business
Mercedes Maidana

You work your tail off day and night, and you're still far from reaching the success that you are striving for. You even wonder whether you'll ever have your own breakthrough.

7 Things Successful People Never Say

Monica Bourgeau | Posted 12.10.2014 | Business
Monica Bourgeau

Have you ever noticed that the most successful people share a certain kind of attitude? For example, successful people don't spend a lot of time complaining. They're busy taking action and creating their success.

Why I Quit My Big Time, Powerful, Six-Figure Corporate Job

Gayle Hilgendorff | Posted 12.10.2014 | Healthy Living
Gayle Hilgendorff

I'm not sure if it was divine intervention, spiritual awakening, universal alignment, or just the really amazing bottle of chardonnay I had shared with my husband the night before, but something amazing happened one morning in November 2010. As my eyes struggled to open in the brisk morning sun, I felt different. I had an epiphany.

Unleash the Power of Your Mind!

Jamelle Sanders | Posted 12.10.2014 | Healthy Living
Jamelle Sanders

When you unlock the power of the mind you unlock a life of no limitations. Here are a few secrets to shifting your mindset for success!

Redefining Feminism: Wear A G-String

Caitlin Roberson | Posted 12.09.2014 | Women
Caitlin Roberson

I'm a big believer in building other women up. When we focus on what works, we create more of it. And together, we're a powerhouse.

Why the Rich Get Richer

Darren Hardy | Posted 12.09.2014 | Business
Darren Hardy

While you can definitely glean ideas, tips, and important distinctions that will accelerate your progress, there are three advantages superachievers have that separates them from everyone else -- advantages that are not easily accessible.

3 Ways Your Errors Can Lead to BIG Success

Jenn Lederer | Posted 12.08.2014 | Healthy Living
Jenn Lederer

While this is truly one of the BEST ways to start having FUN as you work towards your goals... it's important to understand what it is you're actually doing when you release the results.