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

Mark C. Crowley | Posted 10.06.2014 | 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 10.06.2014 | 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 10.06.2014 | 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 10.05.2014 | 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 10.05.2014 | 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 10.05.2014 | 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...

Givers, Fakers & Fair Weather Colleagues

MaryEllen Tribby | Posted 10.04.2014 | Business
MaryEllen Tribby

I was told the following story the other evening and I was so touched I needed to share this narrative with you . . . A few years ago, at the Seattle...

3 Reasons You Are Not a Fraud

Carol Morgan | Posted 10.04.2014 | Women
Carol Morgan

You are awesome. Everyone is awesome in their own way. So pat yourself on the back and don't feel like you're not worthy. You are worthy! You're not a fraud! You're awesome!

The Messy, Imperfect Blog Post

Deirdre Maloney | Posted 10.04.2014 | Healthy Living
Deirdre Maloney

Reflect on the lessons you've learned recently. Reflect on what you might want to change. Reflect on how you might bust out of your comfort zone to get there. Be imperfect. But be real. Know that's the best way to be. And know that, in the end, it will all be fine.

6 Ways to Get Your Groove Back on When You're Suddenly Feeling Stuck

Emma Bathie | Posted 10.04.2014 | Healthy Living
Emma Bathie

It happens to everyone at some point. You're in your flow and life is feeling good. Then something happens and before you know it you're waking up with a tightening in your chest and feeling like a deer in headlights.

The 5 Pearls of Wisdom Not Taught in MBA Programs

Wendy Reese | Posted 10.01.2014 | Healthy Living
Wendy Reese

I took a "weekend warrior" certification. I liked yoga, but I didn't want to teach it. About the time I did that, we hired a new teacher who was very committed and I never had to teach.

4 Questions To Ask Yourself When You're Feeling Stuck

The Huffington Post | Lindsay Holmes | Posted 08.01.2014 | Healthy Living

We all know that burnout is a dangerous landscape we don't want to find ourselves exploring. It leaves us stressed, drained and sometimes even physica...

2 Secrets To Steve Jobs's Success That Can Help You Grow Your Business

| Inc | Posted 08.10.2014 | Small Business

When Steve Jobs returned to Apple in 1997 after it acquired NeXT, he brought with him two essential concepts without which Apple would never have achi...

30 Career Tips Every Young Woman Should Know

Lexi Herrick | Posted 09.30.2014 | Women
Lexi Herrick

Sometimes you will feel like you have to work a little harder to make an impression than a man would, that's OK. Don't use that as a crutch, use it as a motivator to be better.

The Morning Routines Of The Most Successful People

Fast Company | Kevan Lee | Posted 07.31.2014 | World

Whether you’re a morning person or a night owl, we all start our day at some point. And we all seem to start it differently. Some of us hop onlin...

How Getting Hit With a Ton of Bricks Helped Me Find My Passion

Mike Liguori | Posted 09.29.2014 | Business
Mike Liguori

Life is one big unknown. Signs like the one I saw on the building one night are reminders that when a ton of bricks hits you square in the face, pick them up and starting building your new career.

Mind Your Manners Tips for Effective Cross-Cultural Communications

Colette A.M.Phillips | Posted 09.29.2014 | Business
Colette A.M.Phillips

Communicating across cultures in the business world can often be confusing and uncertain, but it doesn't need to be. With a little bit of homework and open-mindedness you can avoid some of the pitfalls.

Where They Hide the Great

Lisbeth Darsh | Posted 09.29.2014 | Healthy Living
Lisbeth Darsh

How bad do you want it? How much will you give? The answers to these two questions will do more than guide you; they will reveal you.

Do What You Love

Stacie Huckeba | Posted 09.29.2014 | Healthy Living
Stacie Huckeba

Maybe you're not an "artist" by anyone's standards at all; maybe you're just a guy who really loves fishing. I don't know. But I do know this, there is a thing in you that drives you and your one mission on this planet is to find it, follow it and do what you love.

4 Misconceptions About Self-Discipline

Rory Vaden | Posted 09.28.2014 | Healthy Living
Rory Vaden

Self-discipline also isn't about self-denial of anything that is good. It's simply about engaging your heart and your mind in an intentional way to guide the way you live.

The Plotinus Principle?

Richard Koch | Posted 09.28.2014 | Business
Richard Koch

Wouldn't it be great if we could get schools, universities, business schools, and organizations to see one of their main functions as being to increase intuition? In the meanwhile, we can usefully work on our own intuition, and become happier and more productive.

C'mon, Yah Cowardly Lion: Courage to Be the Change

Judith E. Glaser | Posted 09.27.2014 | Business
Judith E. Glaser

When Bayer, a $7 billion multinational pharmaceutical company, acquired a smaller $300 million diagnostic company, CEO Rolf Classon chose to call it...

Job Hunting and Your Body: How to Walk Into Your Next Interview With Confidence, Even When You Don't Love How You Look

Dr. Suzanne Gelb | Posted 09.27.2014 | Healthy Living
Dr. Suzanne Gelb

Enjoy your interview for what it is -- an inspiring conversation, not a body-evaluation -- and remember: You are more than just a size, a weight, or a shape. You are a whole human being -- more beautiful, more valuable, more competent and capable than you know.

What Does It Mean When You Dream of a Celebrity?

Kelly Sullivan Walden | Posted 09.27.2014 | Healthy Living
Kelly Sullivan Walden

Do you ever dream of celebrities? Do you dream of becoming a celebrity? Have you ever considered that you are more like the celebrities in your dr...

It's an Accessible Life: My 24-Hour Journey

Sally Swanson | Posted 09.27.2014 | Healthy Living
Sally Swanson

It's only been in recent years that I am at peace with food, and I am certain that this is much more than a temporary truce. Why did it take me such a long time to appreciate the value in my acupuncturist's words? Look around, there's a standard in this country that is harmful to women. Life is lived in many shapes and sizes.