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Benjamin Franklin built his character around 13 virtues — and following his weekly plan could change your life
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With the dawn of every New Year, pledges are made by hopefuls everywhere to do or change something big in their life and business. Most of these commitments are shelved or forgotten altogether soon after
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The well-read CEO recommends books that have informed his own thinking and that of his team at Microsoft in formulating the company’s turnaround. If you spend time with Satya Nadella—as I did on several
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A big adventure doesn't have to cost you a fortune. If one of your 2017 resolutions is to see all of the beauty and history that America has to offer on a dime, then you're going to love this supremely
As the author of 13 Things Mentally Strong People Don't Do, people often ask me why I would write a book about what not to do. While I outline the personal story of how I developed that list in my TEDx