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Webinar Tailored to Social Entrepreneurs Offers Free Copy of Business Sustainability Modelling Tool

Conscious Company Media is offering a free webinar Wednesday, October 25, 10am PT tailored to social entrepreneurs to ensure that sustainability is …

Social Entrepreneurship

How to Automatically Post New Instagram Photos to WordPress

Do you want to automatically post new Instagram photos to your WordPress site? Instagram is an influential platform that can be used to drive traffic …

Social Media

6 Things You Must Quit Doing Today to Be More Successful

Sometimes quitting is necessary to overall success. Here’s how to know when you should throw in the towel.<p>Most of us grew up hearing the mantra …

The 1 Surprising Trick to Staying Motivated And Productive (That People Are Too Afraid to Try)

You can be healthy and successful, I guarantee it.<p>Everyone knows that motivation and productivity are vital to success. People read empowering articles, uplifting quotes, and self-help books all in the name of finding inspiration to power through long days and difficult weeks. Because without …

You'll Never Become an Expert In Anything Unless You Embrace This 1 Truth

Want to be an expert? It's not about what you know. It's what you don't.<p>To uncover the secrets of success, everyone looks to industry experts and global influencers for answers. After all, they've been there and done that. However, replicating Oprah's daily habit or waking up at 5 A.M. every …

Everything You Need To Know About 'Swedish Death Cleaning'

It's about so much more than dusting and sorting.<p>You may already know about hygge and lagom — two popular lifestyle trends coined and popularized by the Scandinavians, but have you heard of döstädning?<p>Döstädning, which means "death cleaning" in English, is a new method of downsizing and organizing …

Why I Moved My City Family to the Suburbs

Living in the city—<i>any</i> city—has a way of instilling a certain sense of pride in a person. And I don't mean the endearing kind of pride, like an …

Real Estate

12 ways successful people get more done than the rest of us

1. They create structured to-do lists.<p>Most people who have a to-do list just keep a running list, with no sense of timing or priorities. There are lots of ways to structure your list to avoid making it a never-ending drudge. One technique I suggest to my coaching clients is to take an index card …

Success

The Hidden Threat To Successful Nonprofits

As any architect knows, durable structures rise from strong foundations. The same is true of nonprofits. Organizational capacity and financial resilience provide the foundation that allows a nonprofit to advance its mission from a position of strength. Yet, both donors and grantees commonly ignore …

Nonprofits

Mentally Strong Kids Have Parents Who Refuse to Do These 13 Things

Give up the bad habits that rob kids of mental strength.<p>Raising a mentally strong kid doesn't mean he won't cry when he's sad or that he won't fail sometimes. Mental strength doesn't make you immune to hardship and it's not about suppressing your emotions.<p>In fact, it's quite the opposite. Mental …

50 Ways To Live On Your Own Terms

<b>1. Stop consuming caffeine</b><p>Although people think they perform better on caffeine, the truth is, they really don’t. Actually, we’ve become so dependent on caffeine that we use it to simply get back to our status-quo. When we’re off it, we under perform and become incapable.<p>Isn’t this absurd?<p>In his …

Self-improvement

SaaS vs PaaS vs IaaS: What’s The Difference and How To Choose

While the cloud is an extremely hot topic from small businesses all the way to global enterprises, it is still a pretty broad concept that covers a …

SaaS

How to Finally Slay Your Home's Clutter Monster

We all have a monster in the closet (or garage, or attic, or basement, or storage unit, <i>or...</i> you get the picture). A clutter monster—one big old pile …