Self-improvement

5 things mentally strong people don't do

Yes, it is possible to train your brain for success and satisfaction, in the workplace and in other aspects of your life. If you feel like you're constantly self-sabotaging yourself from achieving your goals, here are five key tips from "13 Things Mentally Strong People Don't Do" to help you …

6 Things You Should Never Stop Asking For In Your Relationship

Relationships are give and take. You give your time, thoughts, consideration, care and love to your partner -- and then you expect something in …

Relationships

The 6 High Performance Habits that Make People Extraordinary

When we look at highly successful people, we often fall into the trap of thinking that they possess superior talent, intelligence or resources that …

Jewish Culture

20 Motivational Quotes to Inspire Your Next Business Idea

There are many voices out there. All you need to do is listen.<p>As an entrepreneur, manager or leader, the thoughts you have each day matter. Thinking is where the process of launching your next busiess begins and your mind is where work through different scenarios before you invest time and …

Happiness

You don’t need work-life balance to be successful—you need these 4 things instead

According to a recent study of young executives by HubSpot, one in two people say that they need to improve their work-life balance.<p>One in two people …

Work-life Balance

Want to Be Really Happy at Work? Control These 8 Factors (Most People Don't)

That old saying that you're the master of your fate just happens to be true.<p>From Google's nap pods to Nike's basketball court, modern companies are going way (sometimes way, way) over the top to try to keep employees cheery. But when push comes to shove, controlling these eight factors might matter …

6 Things in Your Life You Should Give Up to Be Happy

Life—in its grand totality—is the most thrilling journey on which you’ll ever embark. Philosophical horse shit aside, that statement is completely …

For Men

10 Easy Steps You Can Take Right Now to Lighten Your Mental Load

Making a list will actually help you sleep better.<p><i>What 10 things can I do now to have a better life? originally appeared on Quora - the place to gain and share knowledge, empowering people to learn from others and better understand the world.</i><p><b>Answer by Lanie Bakeberg, Science Teacher, on Quora:</b><p><b>1.</b> …

Happiness

This Is the Mindset to Stick by When You're Feeling Defeated in Your Business

Toxic negative thinking is the toughest barrier facing many entrepreneurs.<p>Any online entrepreneur will tell you that launching a business is easy -- it’s sustaining and growing the business that’s the real challenge. In the age of nonstop success stories, inspirational Instagram posts and …

Entrepreneurship

Ladies, It’s Time to Stop Apologizing. Here’s How.

Growing up doesn’t mean never having to say you’re sorry. But if you’ve grown up as a woman, you’re probably apologizing too much. While a humble and gracious apology certainly has its place, saying you’re sorry for things that aren’t your fault is not winning you any points in the career or …

Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella Reveals the 1 Question That Taught Him About Empathy--and Made Him a Better Leader

A company that combines passion and purpose gets noticed and gets results.<p>In his new book, <i>Hit Refresh</i>, Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella says his highest priority is renewing the company culture with "a growing sense of empathy." The word "empathy" appears 53 times in the book, but Nadella admits he …

Microsoft

5 Ways To Overcome Fear Of Failure With Your Side Hustle

Many have the dream of escaping the 9-to-5, but most never take bold steps to turn that dream into a reality. During my chat with Michele Romanow, founder of Clearbanc and judge on the hit show “Dragon’s Den,” one of the primary reasons behind this interesting issue became clear: fear of …

Entrepreneurship

4 Tactics to Take Control of Your Career

Millennials—a word synonymous with labels such as lazy, demanding, entitled, impatient and disrespectful. Is it any wonder that many Millennials are …

Leadership

Are you in one of the most chronically underpaid, high-paying jobs in America?

Feeling like you’re not being paid what you’re worth? Chances are, you’re probably not.<p>The average U.S. employee could be making $7,528, or 13.3%, …

The Workplace

How to Maintain Motivation When Surrounded by Naysayers

You already know how hard your path is. You don't need people telling you it's impossible.<p>I’ve had lots of business ideas throughout the years. Some have paid-off, while others never panned out. Thankfully, I have a great support system that is honest without exactly being a naysayer.<p>However, I’ve …

Motivation

How to Land Your Dream Job

<i>How to knock the socks off your potential employers—from cover letter to follow-up. Borrowed from</i> <i>The Girlboss Workbook, which drops October 24.</i><p>Make …

Employment

13 Powerful Quotes About Inner Strength

As hard as some days are, it’s the difficult ones that can really bring tremendous growth in your life. When it feels like you are about to lose it …

Motivation

Rewire Your Brain For Success

Do you feel like bad habits and negative thought patterns are holding you back at work? The good news is that you can eliminate them by activating your brain’s delete button. Using neuroplasticity, you can rewire your brain by changing your behavior, thinking and emotions. This means that no one is …

21 things bosses say that are total nonsense

<b>Video by Wochit Business</b><p>How many have you heard (or suffered through)?<p>It's one thing if your boss uses certain words incorrectly, and looks kinda …

Leadership

8 Everyday Thoughts that Limit Your Success and How to Change Them

Why do some of the most intelligent people sabotage their own success? It all goes back to unconscious every day thoughts, also called cognitive …

Mindfulness

Why Ideas Without Inspiration Won't Bring You Success -- According to Elon Musk and Steve Jobs

Many entrepreneurs look for money-making ideas, while others look for inspiration. Find out why inspiration is more likely to bring you success.<p>Ideas are a dime a dozen, but the inspiration to drive a great business is a lot harder to find. As a mentor to many aspiring entrepreneurs, I often get …

Elon Musk

7 Character Traits Exceptional Leaders Have in Common

When the leader is respectful and honest, the team does not hesitate to follow.<p>It’s a simple fact that some people are easier to like and get along with than others. This almost always has to do with a person’s character. Exceptional leaders are those who are open, social, friendly, communicative, …

Want to Be Mentally Tougher This Season? Sleep More

<i>Mental toughness isn’t just about being more gritty than the next swimmer; it’s about taking care of yourself between practices. Here’s how sleep</i> …

Sleep

Scared of Becoming an Author? 6 Secrets to Overcoming Publishing Fears.

When our writing is so personal that rejection feels like a punch in the gut, try these tips.

Publishing

Want to Make a Difference in the Workplace? Here Are 12 Ways to Start Treating Your Women Colleagues

Guys should start treating women the same way they would want a man to treat their daughter.<p>Over the past week or so I have gotten hundreds of emails from women around the world and across all industries. They thought it was important that, as a coach, I know how they are being <b>treated in the</b> …

Feminism

One Shabbat can be life-transforming

Next week, thousands of Jews around the country will celebrate Shabbat UK, the British version of the annual global initiative designed to encourage …

Jewish Culture

Nick Farr-Jones questions whether Wallabies have mental toughness to beat All Blacks

Former Wallabies captain Nick Farr-Jones has lit the fuse ahead of Saturday's Bledisloe Cup Test by questioning whether Australia have the mental …

Rugby Union

Kristaps Porzingis on his mindset as the face of NYK going forward: "I never doubt myself. I never feel like I'm not ready for something even if it's the most difficult challenge in my life. I always try to think about the things I'm capable of doing and focus on those things and focus on the thing I can affect. I'm never too afraid of a situation. I'm here now, I had a great experience watching Melo how he does stuff on and off the court. I think that's what I'm going to use to go forward."

Kristaps Porzingis on his mindset as the face of NYK going forward: "I never doubt myself. I never feel like I'm not ready for something even if it's …

Afraid

Lewis Howes on the Masks We Wear

This episode is sponsored by FreshBooks.<p>What does it mean to be masculine? It's a question Lewis Howes, lifestyle entrepreneur and <i>New York Times</i> …

Happiness

If You Say Yes To Any of These 7 Questions, You're Much More Successful Than You Think

Numbers come and go, but feelings are forever -- especially when those feelings involve how you feel about yourself.<p>Sometimes comparisons can be useful... but where your sense of satisfaction and fulfillment are concerned, they're definitely not.<p>Like if you constantly you compare yourself to other …

Happiness