Seky

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Accountability from Top to Bottom

<b>Would your work life improve if the people around you were more accountable?</b><p>Employees are feeling the heat to respond to and deliver on higher …

How Influential Are You? Measure It!

It's simple, influence matters. It matters in your job and your private life. In fact, influence is part of every human interaction. Just think of …

Social Media

How to Handle Difficult People

The path to success can be derailed by clashes with difficult people, and even if the clash isn't disastrous, it can make your life very unpleasant. …

Leadership: 4 Ways to Act With Integrity And Humility

There are so many facets to being a good leader. I think that in order to be a good leader, it is important to act with <i>Integrity</i> and <i>Humility</i> in all …

3 Ways to Fight Stress in the Workplace | Pick the Brain | Motivation and Self Improvement

Modern workplaces are filled with hard working, motivated people who all have one thing in common: they’re incredibly stressed out. I live in Silicon …

Cleveland Clinic

10 Habits For a Healthier Work Life

ADVERTISEMENT ()<p>← Use Arrows Keys →<p>When hard at work, making time for healthy choices can be a little trying. But once you make these simple tweaks …

How to Extend your Influence

<b>The magnetism of isolation is control and safety.</b><p>Isolating yourself may indicate that tasks, problems, and challenges take precedence over people. …

4 Ways To Build Leaders, Not Followers

Is your leadership style creating leaders or just encouraging followers? Here are some tips on how to encourage your employees to live up to their potential.<p>In the business world, there is a lot of discussion about leadership. Very often, I find these discussions are really about how to lead</b> …

workimprovement

5 Tips To Create A Positive First Impression

<i>“I think I blew it with the new vice president,”</i> moaned my coaching client. <i>“I was drowning in paperwork when she walked through our department introducing herself. I was so distracted I could hardly get my own name out of my mouth. On top of that, I was wearing jeans while the VP and just about</i> …

Be a Respectful Listener

Notice I didn’t say “active listening”. Because this isn’t a post about active listening. We all know that stuff, right? Eye contact, body language, …

Are You Busy Being Busy? Four Tips For Effectiveness

Every day, we are all given the same 24 hours. So why do some people get more out of their day than others?<p>The people who are the most successful are the ones who earn the highest return on their hours. Quality matters more than quantity. How do we create the most value in each hour and earn the …

18 Great Bits of Wisdom for Working Women

I find that good advice is needed at every juncture of one’s career — whether just starting out or having climbed up the proverbial ladder of success. Having co-written a book of career advice, <i>Be Your Own Best Publicist: How to Use PR Techniques to Get Noticed, Hired and Rewarded at Work,</i> I not …

8 Traps Successful Leaders Must Avoid

When an organization is performing well, investments in talent and innovation should be at full-throttle. As recent history has shown, companies tend to get complacent when they are on top, instead of sustaining their momentum through strategic focus. Great leaders know how to keep momentum alive …

Confront Negative Behaviors

This post is republished from a newsletter I used to write.<p>“Problems in the workplace are often created not by what we do, but by what we fail to do.”<p>…

Is mindfulness the key to being a better leader? - Women's Agenda

<i>Press play to listen to the full podcast.</i><p>Practising mindfulness makes better communicators and better leaders according to mindfulness expert Dr …

3 Simple, Powerful Things Leaders Can Do To Inspire People To Do Great Things

Lately I’ve been thinking about the simple things leaders do, or fail to do, that have profound impact on their employees’ perception of them, and on their employees’ commitment and productivity.<p>Then recently I was speaking with someone who mentioned how a leader in her organization had recently …

How to Get Everything Done By Doing Less

4 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Most entrepreneurs subscribe to the philosophy: "If you want something done right, you have to do it yourself." This mantra, accepted by many small-business owners as fact, is only half true. If you want something done right …

Small Business

Look on the Bright Side: Optimism Can Boost Your Performance

<i>By Melissa J. Anderson (New York City)</i><p>By now, you’ve probably heard about how women are more risk averse than men, and this could be one reason why …

How To Organize Your Day For Success

The most successful people are immersed minute-to-minute in the way they become successful. With small scheduling tweaks, could we all do the same?<p>Author-entrepreneur David Kidder gave <i>Inc.</i> a definition of success that we can all act upon:<p>(Success is) when you have discovered your innate gift or …

Success

Three Keys to Business Success: Focus, Focus, Focus

It's hard to resist new things, new ideas, new services. But taking your eye off your core is a surefire path to disaster<p>Entrepreneurs can’t resist shiny new things. The allure is intoxicating.<p>As an entrepreneur, you’re built to dodge and weave. You’ll stop at nothing to make your vision work. …

Business Strategy

10 Ways To Be More Productive

Productivity. It's one of those things that is more of a necessity in life than a skill. But how much do we actually try to enhance the way in which we accomplish things?<p>I can still remember being a kid and thinking, "Wow, life will be so much easier when I'm an adult!" Little did I know how much …

Deciding How to Decide – The Decisions to Start With

I watched President Obama last night. After his speech was over, my wife asked what decision I would make.<p>My answer?<p>“I’m not sure, and these are the …

Core Sun Salutations

This video demonstrates one variation of Sun Salutation, Surya Namasakar A.<p>This video demonstrates of one modification of Sun Salutation, Surya …

Ancient Buddhist Way to Cope With Hardship

48<p>SHARES<p><i>Imagine you just found out that your child was suspended from school.</i> Imagine your boss just told you to redo a report you'd worked on for a …

All-Day Ayurveda: Give Your Daily Routine a Makeover

996<p>SHARES<p>If waking up is a struggle, midday finds you crashing, and you're restless and alert at bedtime, it may be time to reset your clock. …

Online Yoga Videos

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5 Ways Yoga Improves Your Love Life

Everyone benefits from a little more lovin' in their lives. Here's how yoga can help you have a better sex life.<p>1. Yoga gets you more in touch with …

Yoga

Sally Kempton's Simple Self-Inquiry Meditation

8<p>SHARES<p>Try this self-inquiry meditation on the question "Who Am I?" that can help you look beyond your ego's definition of you and discover what lies …