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When It Pays to Think Inside the Box

Sue Gober | Posted 07.10.2014 | Education
Sue Gober

Last summer my granddaughter, Brooke, played in the U.S. Kids Golf World Championship in Pinehurst, North Carolina.

Learning From Mistakes: Three Lessons to Clear the Path to Success

Zach Overking | Posted 07.01.2014 | College
Zach Overking

No one starts out successful. Success is an experiment that comes with plenty of trial and error; it is built as you learn from mistakes along your path to personal and professional development.

Things a Business Owner Never Says

Sajeel Qureshi | Posted 06.24.2014 | Small Business
Sajeel Qureshi

Spend enough time at a playground and you'll notice that kids are envious of each other. Small kids want size, skinny ones want bulk and they all want to play with the kid who has the Mr. T 3-wheeler. This envy continues in the workplace.

3 Steps to Becoming a Digital Marketing Expert

Sajeel Qureshi | Posted 06.21.2014 | Small Business
Sajeel Qureshi

The key to becoming an expert in digital marketing is to cash in on your opportunities through practice and persistence.

A Success Tip That Takes Almost No Effort At All

Ray Dodd | Posted 06.11.2014 | Healthy Living
Ray Dodd

We define success as achieving what we want -- an accomplishment of an aim or purpose. We think that achieving success will ease any unnamed discomfort we have, but the obsession with success often leads to more stress and losing ground in the pursuit of a better quality of life.

A Key to Success -- With Interest

Craig Dowden | Posted 06.03.2014 | Business
Craig Dowden

There is a reason that the phrase "Do what you love and the money will follow" is a popular piece of business advice. People who enjoy their jobs gen...

How to Succeed in Business: the First Steps

Jack Nadel | Posted 05.30.2014 | Small Business
Jack Nadel

I'll begin where the majority of successful entrepreneurs begin--"follow your passion." It may be a shopworn phrase, but this advice is as valid today for how to succeed in business as it was a hundred years ago, and it has certainly proven true for me.

8 Things The World's Most Successful People All Have In Common

The Week | Eric Barker | Posted 05.20.2014 | World

I've posted a lot about the strategies of very successful people: artists, scientists, business leaders… Looking back, what patterns do we see? ...

A Cover Girl's Confession

Maaretta Tukiainen | Posted 05.13.2014 | Healthy Living
Maaretta Tukiainen

Many people dream of being on a magazine's cover. I never did. For me being in public has always been just part of the job, nothing more. Of course ...

What Successful People Do When They're Scared

OWN | Posted 05.07.2014 | OWN

When Bishop T.D. Jakes stopped by "Oprah's Lifeclass" for some revealing lessons on living a new life of purpose and success, one audience member stoo...

17 Habits For Success And Happiness From A Dad Who's Found Both

| Bill Murphy Jr. | Posted 05.06.2014 | Small Business

The other day my dad sent me an email with the subject line, "YOUR COLUMN." (My dad is sometimes big on all-caps.) It began: Bill: In the traditio...

7 Step Process to Repeat Success, Modeled After Apple's Routine for Creativity

Sean Smith | Posted 06.17.2014 | Business
Sean Smith

This is how you scale. This is how you perpetuate your success by creating systems.

4 Things Highly Successful People Do To Get Ahead

Michael Stewart | Posted 04.07.2014 | Business
Michael Stewart

Disruption is the new normal, and that will not change anytime soon. Now is the time for those who are willing and able to show up differently.

Success Is Abundance Within

Maaretta Tukiainen | Posted 05.19.2014 | Healthy Living
Maaretta Tukiainen

In my life as a TV boss, I had an abundance of power -- or that's what people thought I had. That's what they wanted to meet me for. Of course, all I had was an image of power in their heads, nothing more. Real power is rooted somewhere much deeper.

Self Made Advice: Never Trust One Income Flow

Grant Cardone | Posted 05.17.2014 | Business
Grant Cardone

Most of the financial advice in this country focuses on saving and retirement when in reality, you cannot save your way to financial freedom. Creating financial freedom is literally impossible without creating multiple flows of income for an individual, family or even a company.

10 Traits All High Achievers Share

: Inc. | Lou Adler | Posted 02.24.2014 | Small Business

In my last column, I detailed the one question that reveals everything a hiring manager needs to know to evaluate a candidate. The idea here i...

Want Success? Handle Your Fear

Grant Cardone | Posted 04.23.2014 | Business
Grant Cardone

If you want more money, more freedom, and more goodness in your life, you must learn to use fear as fuel. More wins start to come for every brave step forward you take.

9 Things Successful People Say Every Day

Inc. | BILL MURPHY JR. | Posted 02.18.2014 | Small Business

Your words are among your greatest tools. They're a window into your vision, your values and your abilities. So, whether you're running a giant or...

10 Things Super Successful People Do To Stay Calm

Forbes | Travis Bradberry | Posted 02.12.2014 | Small Business

Forbes: The ability to manage your emotions and remain calm under pressure has a direct link to your performance. TalentSmart has conducted researc...

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.

How to Make Those New Year Plans Stick: Advice from Chalene Johnson

Cortney McDermott | Posted 03.18.2014 | Business
Cortney McDermott

We're busier than ever. Yet what keeps us so busy is rarely the same as what contributes to our success. Mostly, it distracts from it.

Make 2014 Your Year!

Gail Federici | Posted 03.17.2014 | Business
Gail Federici

Let's make 2014 the year of you. The year you make the things happen that you've always wanted to but somehow they've eluded you. What does it take to...

All Growz Up with Melinda Hill: Kevin Christy

Melinda Hill | Posted 02.10.2014 | Comedy
Melinda Hill

"All Growz Up" explores what popular comedians wanted to be when they grew up, and how that's panned out for them.

Could Your Belief System Affect Your Success?

Beth Kuhel | Posted 02.08.2014 | Business
Beth Kuhel

My recent interview with Greg Baldwin, the President of VolunteerMatch, is a current example of an individual whose successful leadership could be attributed to Sinek's "inside out" theory on how great leaders inspire action.

Procrastination: I Won't Let You Get the Best of Me!

Sarina Tomel | Posted 02.05.2014 | Healthy Living
Sarina Tomel

Eventually, it all gets done, but it's that worrying of having pending issues to close out, which can sometimes lead to just not knowing how to get started. Therefore, let's shift our focus on what we can control.