Brandon Ward

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How a Few Handwritten Letters Helped My Career

Taking the time to write someone a letter—without requesting anything or asking for favors—can actually be a great way of making professional …

5 Simple Habits That Guarantee Rapid Progress Towards Your Goals

“Your net worth to the world is usually determined by what remains after your bad habits are subtracted from your good ones.”<p>-Benjamin Franklin<p>We all …

The 4 Secret Motivation Killers that the Top 1% Know About

Most people have motivation all wrong.We often get generic advice telling us to think about ‘<i>what motivates us</i>?’ or ‘<i>what gets us up in the morning?</i>’ …

The talent trap: why try, try and trying again isn’t the key to success

The idea of “grit” speaks to our deepest wishes: we all want to believe in our own limitless potential, and that of our children.<p>Angela Lee Duckworth …

7 Insanely Productive Habits of Successful People

<i>This article originally appeared on Entrepreneur.com.</i><p>Entrepreneurship isn’t for the faint at heart. Founders must forge their own path, gather …

Productivity

6 Habits of Remarkably Likable People

They're charming. They're genuine. And they can make an entire roomful of people smile.<p>When you meet someone, after "What do you do?", you run out of things to say. You stink at small talk, and those first five minutes are tough because you're a little shy and a little insecure.<p>But you want to make …

personaldevelopment

Who you marry affects your success at work

If you want a promotion or a happier work life, you might do well to examine your choice of a life partner.<p>Unromantic as the motive may be, people with a conscientious spouse were 11% more likely to get a promotion, and the likelihood that they would have a higher income and higher levels of job …

Outsourcing

Letting Go of the 12 Behaviors Holding You Back

<b>12 Behaviors that always hold leaders back:</b><p>Avoiding. <i>Avoiding is the path to mediocrity</i>.<br>• Copying others and losing you. Copying others is useful when …

10 Movies to Watch on Netflix in September

It's a new month, and that means a new batch of movies just hit Netflix. Here, the films we just added to our queue.<p><b>1) The Blue Lagoon (1980)</b> <br>Even though summer is unofficially over, relive those sultry months with this risqué classic, then check out Brooke Shields' character on our summer style …

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