Shantelle Harker

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7 Things You'll Notice the Happiest People Always Doing

Here are seven habits of the happiest people, which will make the rest of us perpetually jealous if we don't hop on the wagon and join them.<p>So much has been written about the burgeoning happiness movement within the ever-expanding field of positive psychology, it's hard to keep up.<p>What scientists …

10 changes to make in your 30s that will set you up for lifelong success

Many people spend their 20s getting some unhealthy behaviours out of their system — like sleeping until 2pm on Saturdays and spending all their …

Self Compassion

3 Daily Habits That Can Set You Up for Success

<i>Nela Canovic, productivity hacker, writer and entrepreneur, answered the question “If a happy and successful life is all about developing three good</i> …

How to Feel Better About Not Being as Good as You “Should” Be

Here’s the bitter truth: we will never be as good as we think we should be.None of us will.There will inevitably be times when we slip up and fail to …

The 5-Minute Yoga Routine That's as Good as a Cup of Coffee

Whether your drink of choice is coffee, tea, matcha chai or anything in between, the sense of warmth and ritual that a morning beverage brings is a …

#MonthOfMindfulness Challenge Day 15 – Developing Mindfulness One Day at a Time

The acronym RAIN, first coined about 20 years ago by Michele McDonald, is an easy-to-remember tool for practicing mindfulness. RAIN is a tool for …

2-minute habits that will make you feel better at work

Everyone wants to be happier, particularly at work. But changing your life for the better in the office takes a big chunk of time out of your already too-busy day, right?<p>Not necessarily.<p>There are little things you can do on a daily basis to ramp up your mood while increasing how creative and …

10 Science-Backed Ways Your Best Friend Improves Your Life

Keep your pals close.<p>Let's take a moment to praise your best friend.<p>She's the Ron Weasley to your Harry Potter or the Monica Geller to your Rachel Green. He's the person who sticks with you beyond the breakups, bad news and blunders. And you couldn't love your bestie more for it.<p>The truth is …

Happiness

18 Habits of Mentally Strong People

Building mental strength takes hard work and commitment, but it's the key to reaching your greatest potential.<p>As the author of <i>13 Things Mentally Strong People Don't Do</i>, I usually spend my time talking about the bad habits that can rob you of mental strength. After all, it only takes one bad habit …

Self-help

17 of the World's Most Extraordinary National Parks

<i>Canada's Pacific Rim National Park is one of the world's most extraordinary national parks.</i><p>Yellowstone was the world's first national park. As the US National Park Service turns 100 years old this year, people from around the country (and globe) are flocking to these iconic reserves. US National …

National Parks

How Running Your Meetings Differently Can Transform Your Culture

Meetings. Some are dreaded, others are valuable. Make sure your meetings are productive and a good use of time. Your culture will thank you for it.<p><i>By Bob Pothier, director for Partners in Leadership and a former GE exec who works with leaders to create greater accountability across the work force</i> …

28 incredible roads to drive in your lifetime

From a mountain pass in Abu Dhabi to routes that wind through the Swiss Alps, these roads make for a drive you won't soon forget.<p><i>Sarah Schmalbruch contributed to an earlier version of this post.</i>

5 Ways to Build a Thicker Skin So You Can Go Through Life Smiling

Do you ever feel hurt by what people say about you? Well, it's a part of life, so you better get used to it.<p>I'm amazed by how quickly people get upset. And I'm not talking about getting upset about real things like disease, death, not having food.<p>I'm talking about the small stuff of daily life. Why …

Nelson Mandela

14 Things Ridiculously Successful People Do Every Day

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Having close access to ultra-successful people can yield some pretty incredible information about who they really are, what makes them tick, and, most importantly, what makes them so successful and productive.<p>“Whenever you see a …

Get a Full Body Kettlebell Workout With These Exercises

Kettlebells are a fun alternative to dumbbells, and their unique shape allows you to do some things that aren’t practical with other kinds of …

Remove Something Every Day

“To attain knowledge, add things everyday. To attain wisdom, remove things every day.” -Lao Tzu<p>Nature teaches us the creative side of destruction. A …

Life Reimagined

Celebrities at Home

Get an insider's look at the most beautiful celebrity homes<p>Get an insider's look at the most beautiful celebrity homes

When Gratitude and Mindfulness Really Count

The people who threw me under the bus can think whatever they want about me, but here's the thing. At the end of the day, THEY don't define me. I do. I know my value. I know my worth. I know what I bring to the table when I work with a great group of people and am truly engaged.<p>A few weeks ago I …

7 Ways to Declutter Any Room Using Feng Shui

By this point, you've likely heard of Marie Kondo's magical tidying method or applied some of its principles to your rooms, drawers, or even your heart. But did you know that feng shui is really the OG when it comes to creating a joy-inducing space?<p>Feng shui is the ancient Chinese art of …

9 Motivational Videos to Help You Succeed in Business and Life

Can a few minutes of watching change your life? These deeply inspirational videos just might.<p>There are videos that energize us, inspire us, and motivate us to do great things. Then there are the very few that do all of that--and touch us so deeply that we wind up watching them over and over. We …

3 Affirmations Successful People Repeat Every Day

"I think I can, I think I can, I think I can..." Success starts with positive self-talk.<p>I think I can, I think I can, I think I can. The power of belief and repetition are underestimated. Your thoughts have more influence over your life than you realize. Interview any successful person and they'll …

8 Clear Signs of a Successful Life That Have Nothing to Do With Money or Fame

If you're not careful you can end up chasing the wrong goals for the wrong reasons. Oftentimes peoples goals are associated with making money or achieving a high level of status. While there's nothing wrong with wanting either of the above, you can be lead astray by chasing after them. If money and …

Success

Six Small Changes That Make a Big Difference in Your Home Decor

If the walls of your home could talk, what would they say about you? Turns out, a lot. That’s the message in Susanna Salk’s new book, <i>It's the Little Things: Creating Big Moments in Your Home Through the Stylish Small Stuff</i>, that details how the smallest design elements have the potential to make …

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Top 71 Motivational Quotes To Boost You Life and Your Energy

Does Motivation needed in our everyday life, No it doesn’t, when? Only if you are “made of gold”. A made of gold person doesn’t need any motivation …

Mark Twain

13 IKEA Planter Hacks for the Ultimate Outdoor Patio Garden

Landscaping

15 Herbs That Grow Well In The Shade

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You'll never hear successful people say these 15 phrases

Here are some phrases you'll never hear a successful person say:<p>1. "We can't do that."<p>One thing that makes people and companies successful is the ability to make solving their customers' problems and demands their main priority. If a need arises repeatedly, the most successful people learn how to …

Try This Gratitude Meditation: How to Move Beyond Same S*** Different Day

I'd like to share with you a gratitude meditation I've developed.<p>I'm moved by the concept of finding happiness in any situation. It doesn't mean you have to be thrilled by a particular situation you may be in whether that's suffering from a job loss, the loss of a loved one, or another personal …

Meditation

Suburban Farming: Eco-friendly Tips and Tricks

The life of a suburban homesteader can become a lot more exciting if he/she has some area of land available to be used for farming. Remember, I am …