WORD TO THE WISE

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7 Mantras that Will Stop You from Taking Things Personally

It’s tough to be around people who believe that everything happening around them is a direct assault on them or is in some way all about them.<p>It may …

Stop Using these 5 Words Now

Removing these words from your everyday can help you evolve into a stronger leader.<p>We know that words can inspire love and hate, action and surrender.<p>But sometimes the words we think have their intended force lead to the exact opposite of what we intended. Yet we are the ones enabling them! This is …

Leadership

10 Little Things to Remember When Life No Longer Excites You

Once upon a time, there was a girl who could do anything in the world she wanted. All she had to do was choose something and focus. So one day she …

Mind

How 16 Successful Business Leaders Start Their Day (Infographic)

From meditation to kite surfing, learn how these successful entrepreneurs jumpstart their mornings.<p>How you wake up in the morning can dictate how the rest of your day will go. That’s why it’s so important to have a positive and productive morning routine. If you don’t believe that, here’s proof: …

Success

A Mindfulness Expert Reveals 7 Morning Rituals That Will Transform Your Life

I think we can all agree that the morning is the most important part of the day. If you have a peaceful and productive morning, you’ll be ready to …

Meditation

What Happened When I Started Meditating Before Every Run

In an effort to begin my runs feeling relaxed and not just end them that way, I started doing just three minutes of guided mediation before every run …

Meditation

Highly Motivated People Seldom Boost Their Motivation, They Have These Habits Instead

Do you struggle to stay motivated? Why does it seem like other people seldom need motivation? Is it an inborn trait others have and you don’t? The …

Success

7 books that will help you slow down and appreciate your life

We live in a fast-paced, frantic, noisy, and highly overcharged society. Wired in more ways than one, the thought of disconnecting strikes fear in the hearts of most.<p>We are addicted to speed — online, in life, and even in our dreams. But is this constant push forward healthy?<p>Are our never-ending …

Mindfulness

The No. 1 Reason You're Not as Productive as You Want to Be

We all want to be more productive. Here are three ways you can set yourself up for success.<p>We all want to be more productive. After all, who wouldn't want to get more done than they thought possible? Unfortunately, productivity is and continues to be one of the biggest challenges for entrepreneurs …

Time Management

The 5 People You Need To Cut From Your Life Immediately

Toxic personalities that are killing your success, creativity and happiness.<p>You have control over your life. You work on your health, your mind, and your intellect. Your family loves you, your colleagues push you, and your friends support you. Yet, you still waste time with losers.<p>Here are the 5 …

Self-improvement

The Four Most Difficult Personalities and How to Handle Them

In a difficult work relationship, it is helpful to first define what kind of individual you are dealing with, then tailor your response to his or her limitations.<p>As a psychiatrist and psychotherapist, many clients seek my help handling difficult relationships. Although the old saying "it takes two …

Personality

Why The Most Productive People Do These Six Things Every Day

The secrets behind four-minute meetings and scrapping your to-do list.<p>Of all our available resources, everyone has the same number of hours in a day. Some, however, happen to get more done. Are they faster or smarter? Do they have more help? Perhaps. But they’ve also learned tricks that can help …

When You Love What You Have, You Have Everything You Need

How much do you focus on what you lack? Do you always notice your single status, the perfect job you don’t have or the house you don’t yet own? We …

Self-improvement