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Am I an Author or Prostitute... Who Can Rightly Say?

D.J. Wilson | Posted 12.08.2014 | Books
D.J. Wilson

Do some authors prostitute themselves to make a living creating stories that sell to the masses, rather than writing "their story" directly from the heart? That is the question of the day and one that I've asked myself repeatedly a thousand times.

Grit: Your Secret Success Strategy

Paula Davis-Laack | Posted 12.08.2014 | Healthy Living
Paula Davis-Laack

Grit is having both the passion and the perseverance to achieve a goal, and grit often predicts who achieves the highest levels of success in school and at work.

How Marketers Should Appeal to Women

Bob Deutsch | Posted 11.30.2014 | Business
Bob Deutsch

Marketers targeting a female audience need to understand the critical difference between men and women. Namely, women cycle and men consummate.

Which Was the American Century?

Richard Koch | Posted 12.07.2014 | Business
Richard Koch

Although I have lived and worked in the U.S., over the last two decades I have become an infrequent visitor. So my 5-day visit to Chicago for my Star Principle seminar last week provided a chance to take the pulse, and reminded me how very different America is from Europe.

Financier Stan Bril of MCG on Achieving Success from Adversity

Richard Lorenzen | Posted 12.06.2014 | Small Business
Richard Lorenzen

I've always believed that out of adversity and poor economic climates can emerge the best and strongest companies and entrepreneurs. I was proved right once again when I sat down with financier Stan Bril, who founded his private lending and investment firm, MCG.

The Unexpected Consequences Of Success

Srinivasan Pillay | Posted 12.06.2014 | Business
Srinivasan Pillay

People often prepare for failure, but rarely prepare for what they will do when they succeed.

Q&A With Arianna Huffington About Thriving During Expectation Hangovers

Christine Hassler | Posted 12.05.2014 | Healthy Living
Christine Hassler

As someone who has thrived through many unexpected events in life, I knew Arianna would have incredible insight on the topic of overcoming disappointment. I trust you will be as inspired and comforted by her words as I have been.

7 Books That Will Change Your Life

Susie Moore | Posted 12.04.2014 | Books
Susie Moore

What I have here for you today is a curation of some of the books that have most impacted my life, changed me for the better and radically improved my quality of living. I feel sometimes like reading is cheating -- I get to learn from everyone else and use their experiences to drastically better my life.

Hungry for Culture? 11 Business Lessons Inspired by Restaurant Royalty

Andrew J. Levine | Posted 12.03.2014 | Business
Andrew J. Levine

As you strive to build the best workplace and culture for your business, keep in mind these these tips from the Union Square Hospitality Group brain trust.

13 Rules for a Successful Career

Bernard Hiller | Posted 12.02.2014 | Entertainment
Bernard Hiller

When students come to see me, they're interested in telling me what they would like to get from me, what they would like me to teach them or what they didn't like from other teachers they've have worked with before.

The Root of Procrastination (And How to Change It Now)

Giuliana Cortese | Posted 12.02.2014 | Healthy Living
Giuliana Cortese

When we allow our fear to come up in the present moment, we can accept it as such and stay present. When we choose to be exactly where we are, it's easy to begin what we set out to do. This is the power of Now.

How Failing Made Me Finally Understand Success

Amanda Dai | Posted 12.02.2014 | Teen
Amanda Dai

After my routine finishes, my thoughts no longer revel with happiness. What have I done? Why didn't I execute my skills? Why wasn't this routine as good as my hoop?

The Power of a 'Selfie' -- A Misunderstood Tool to Increase Your Confidence in Business

Dirk Stroda | Posted 12.02.2014 | Business
Dirk Stroda

If you truly want to become successful in your business, imagine yourself as you have already achieved your goal.

5 Millionaire Traders on the Biggest Mistakes You Can Make in the Stock Market

Timothy Sykes | Posted 12.01.2014 | Small Business
Timothy Sykes

No matter how many video lessons, blog posts, webinars, watch-lists and trade alerts I give, far too many of my students keep making the same mistake that prevents them from taking their accounts to the next level.

Success Advice from Wall Street's Super Man

Richard Lorenzen | Posted 11.29.2014 | Small Business
Richard Lorenzen

I recently had the chance to sit down with a multi-million dollar stock trader who is known by many as the Super Man of Wall Street. Stock trader and financial educator Paul Scolardi is the CEO of Super Trades.

Two Critical Factors to Consider if You Want More Success

Anthony Humpage | Posted 12.01.2014 | Small Business
Anthony Humpage

Be very aware of what happens when you discuss your goals with those around you. Good, cautious advice is always welcome from those who want us to succeed, but be very careful about spending too much time with those who mock or put down your efforts to improve your situation.

Are You Addicted to Success?

Michael Neill | Posted 11.30.2014 | Healthy Living
Michael Neill

I read a magazine profile a few years back on the actor Charlie Sheen where he said "the only thing I'm addicted to at the moment is winning." One as...

40 Little Decisions That Will Deeply Enrich Your Life

Thai Nguyen | Posted 11.30.2014 | Healthy Living
Thai Nguyen

Image Credit: Pixabay. It's a blistering 30 degrees outside, Michael is walking down the street in shorts and a T-shirt. Many drive past, curious...

Sell Like John Lennon

Darren Hardy | Posted 11.30.2014 | Business
Darren Hardy

John Lennon is my real estate agent in South Beach, Miami. Seriously, that is his real name.

The 80/20 View of Anger

Richard Koch | Posted 11.30.2014 | Business
Richard Koch

Anger, like pain, can be instructive. But, like pain, you can have too much of a bad thing. Only a small proportion of anger is useful. When it comes to anger, most of us really are our own worst enemies.

IF I COULD, I WOULD... Time to Reinvent Your Life?

Kathi Sharpe-Ross | Posted 11.29.2014 | Fifty
Kathi Sharpe-Ross

Do you want to live a life of few regrets? Do you want to live with passion and fulfill some of your dreams? Well, it won't happen all on its own. You have to consciously create your reality and your life to make it what you want.

Don't Worry... Be Crappy

Deirdre Maloney | Posted 11.29.2014 | Healthy Living
Deirdre Maloney

Over the years I've gotten pretty good at being pretty crappy at some things. To be clear, I hate being crappy at things. It's not my intention, it's frustrating. But I also know that sometimes it's just necessary.

Falling Is Not Failing

Tim McDonald | Posted 11.29.2014 | Healthy Living
Tim McDonald

I'm learning that the only failure we experience is something we don't learn from. Life is a journey, not a destination. Falling is part of the adventure. Failing to me is giving up.

The Power of Positive Thinking

Aimee Hedman | Posted 11.29.2014 | Healthy Living
Aimee Hedman

Believing in my abilities is an integral part of obtaining true success. Without believing in myself, I can never reach the fruition of my own potential. I am convinced there is no greater gift we can give ourselves than to go after our goals with the belief that we can and will succeed.

5 Actions To Take To Get To The Life Of Your Dreams

Mary Morrissey | Posted 11.28.2014 | Healthy Living
Mary Morrissey

I happen to believe that you can live a "fairy tale" life, but I prefer not to use the term "fairy tale." I think it implies that something is unattainable through normal channels. On the other hand, I believe it is perfectly possible to live a dream life.