Self-improvement

The Ultimate Secret to Getting More Stuff Done

Sometimes the answer is not working less, it's working smart. Here's how to do it so you actually get more done.<p>For many entrepreneurs and busy professionals, the pursuit of getting more done during a typical workload can seem daunting. We're distracted constantly, we spend considerable time …

Happiness

5 Ways to Deal With the Really Negative People in Your Life

For some people, negativity is a way of life. Here's how to deal with that.<p>No matter how much people stress positive energy, there will always be those around us that seem to weigh us down with their negativity. For some, pessimism is a way a life.<p>Rather than growing frustrated with their …

Self-help

5 Things All Successful Negotiators Know

According to the World Economic Forum, negotiation will be one of the top 10 skills required for success in 2020. Don’t wait until 2019 to start …

Success

Feeling Stuck in a Rut? Here's How to Burst Out and Thrive.

Find your groove with these habits that build courage and personal strength.<p>Anyone who has ever started a business has faced fear. A little bit actually can be a very positive catalyst. But when fear overwhelms your ability to make decisions, it can become paralyzing and leave you feeling stuck. …

Success

Tony Robbins’ 4 rules for investing

You may know Tony Robbins from his life strategy books and infomercials that are running somewhere in the world at this very moment. But in his last …

Success

'Minimalism: Live a Meaningful Life' (book review)

<b>Published by The Minimalists in 2016, this book focuses on Five Values that, surprisingly, have nothing to do with material possessions.</b><p>When I first …

Minimalism

Find yourself, Live a life with Purpose, and Fulfill your Dream

How to apply for SW Remote Healing<p>WE TAKE OUT THE NEGATIVE ENERGY FROM YOU AND SEND THE POSITIVE ENERGY TO YOU; SO YOU CAN FIND YOUR TRUE SOUL AND …

Self-help

7 Steps to Building a World Class Network in 30 Days

Everyone hates a bottom feeder—use this script for your next cold email<p>What’s the difference between a depressed millionaire and an abundant, content …

Success

5 Things To Remember When Your Anxiety Feels Completely Out Of Control

I have a lot of reasons to be happy.<p>But on days when my anxiety completely takes over, it’s really difficult for me to remember any of those …

You Don’t Need More Money Advice, You Just Need Advice You Can Relate To

If you’re reading this, you’re probably at least a little interested in getting your finances in order. Maybe you’ve even tried! Maybe you’ve read a …

Personal Finance

Start Small, Start Now: Daily Ways to Build Resilience

“Most people define resilience as recovering from a hurricane or a divorce, a big thing. If you define it as small, you can improve.”<p><b>Amy Cuddy</b> is a …

Wonder Woman

Effort is a Choice

<i>You can’t always control what the competition in the pool is doing. But there is one thing that you have control over every time you step on deck.</i> …

Success

3 Ways to Get Inspired

The entrepreneurs I know are well acquainted with The Dark Side.<p>The setbacks that come with the lifestyle can lead to financial crisis, destructive …

Success

This marathon was about meeting more than just milestones

Do you have any goals that seem difficult to achieve? For many of us the idea of running a marathon is a daunting one, but it’s still on the goals list for a lot of people. Goals go much beyond our ability to cross a marathon finish line.<p>We’re not all cut out to run a marathon, but the only way to …

Marathons

Why a Compassionate Leader Gets Results

How do you judge good leadership? In business, return on investment (ROI) is often used to measure success. When you evaluate an employee, you …

Success

10 Fundamental Truths That Will Change Your Life

You can achieve amazing things if you stay focused on the right things.<p>It’s surprising how easy it is to lose sight of the important things in life. Busy schedules and regular routines have a tendency to put the brain on autopilot.<p>When things aren’t going quite the way you’d like them to, it’s …

Success

If You Make These Tough Choices Every Day You’ll Never Have Regrets in Life

This post is by Elle Kaplan, Founder & CEO, Lexion Capital<p><b>You can thrive, achieve, and enjoy success by making these smart decisions every day.</b><p>Let’s …

Success

Tony Robbins: To be truly successful, avoid these 3 mental traps

The most painstakingly crafted plans are useless if we can't manage to act on them.<p>That's why entrepreneur and bestselling author Tony Robbins says …

Success

The One-Word Secret To Creating A Life That Matters

Can one word capture your passion and purpose? Can your “one word” transform your life?<p>Evan Carmichael believes so much in the power of one word, he made it the theme of his new book: <i>Your One Word: The Powerful Secret to Creating a Business and Life That Matter.</i> One who truly breathes and bleeds …

Happiness

5 Exercises That Train Your Brain for Happiness and Success

Source: Fotolia.com<p>You have an estimated 70,000 thoughts per day. That's 70,000 chances to build yourself up or tear yourself down.<p>If you call …

Success

Five Signs You Need to Change Your Job

You're reading Five Signs You Need to Change Your Job, originally posted on Pick the Brain | Motivation and Self Improvement. If you're enjoying …

Employment

What Happens When You Take Full Responsibility of Your Life

Most people are too afraid to commit to anything because they already know they’re going to break their commitment. This internal fear is the primary …

Success

20 Small Habits That Will Help You Live A Wonderful Life

As Aristotle famously said, we are what we do repeatedly. Success and happiness are largely the result of practicing good habits.<p>The most important habits are keystone habits; habits which have positive cascading effects throughout your life. Here are twenty of the most effective,life-changing …

Well-being

5 Ways Successful People Take Control of Life

Some of the most important things in life are accomplished when we have a sense of urgency. And some of the greatest stresses we endure are …

Success

This is What You Should Do When You Fail

My favorite quotes on failure is this: “If you’re not prepared to be wrong, you’ll never come up with anything original.” — <b>Ken Robinson</b><p>My failures …

Success

10 Things I Always Used to Say at Work That Working Moms Rarely Should

These were holding me back, and they might be standing in the way of your success too.<p><b>1. Yes.</b> I used to say yes when I was asked to do anything. I …

Lifestyle

Why You Should Make Time for Self-Reflection (Even If You Hate Doing It)

When people find out I’m an executive coach, they often ask who my toughest clients are. Inexperienced leaders? Senior leaders who think they know everything? Leaders who bully and belittle others? Leaders who shirk responsibility?<p>The answer is none of the above. The hardest leaders to coach are …

Leadership

How I Stay Mentally Strong

Around our office, I have a reputation for being relentlessly positive.<p>I’m not completely sure why, but it might have something to do with my …

Success

Build Your Resilience: 5 Ways To Lean Into Life's Curves

Life isn’t linear. No matter how well thought out your plans, they’ll eventually collide with a reality you didn’t plan on. Learning to “lean into the curves” when life doesn’t unfold as you’d hoped will help spare you untold stress, bounce back faster and emerge better off. Here’s five ways to do …

Success

An Expert On Dying Shared The 5 Things You Can Do Now To Live A Happier Life

Fortunately, I’ve always been pretty healthy.<p>I’ve always felt like nothing was impossible, that I was capable of anything and that the world was mine …

Mind