Success

9 Things Richard Branson Says You Should Do to Be Successful and Happy

Branson's approach to making the most of business and life can work for you too.<p>If you're looking for a model for a fully successful life, it's hard to do much better than Sir Richard Branson. Despite having dyslexia and dropping out of school at 16, he managed to build the Virgin Group into an …

Self-improvement

37 Inspiring Quotes to Get You Through Even the Toughest Day

Having a bad day? There's something you can do about that.<p>Having a bad day? Check out some of these super inspiring quotes to get you out of the dumps.<p>1. "Success isn't permanent and failure isn't fatal; it's the courage to continue that counts." --Mike Ditka<p>2. "Someday everything will make perfect …

Ralph Waldo Emerson

These 11 Steve Jobs Quotes Will Motivate You to Change the World

On Oct. 5, 2011, Steve Jobs lost a battle to cancer -- but he made sure his legacy lived on. The Apple founder left a huge mark on the world, and without his brains, vision and attitude, it would be a different place.<p>From iconic moments like the unveiling of the first iPod to his 2005 Stanford …

7 Things Today's Most Successful Millennials Do in Their Time Off

How do successful millennials maintain their work-life balance? It isn't easy.<p>While there are a million articles floating around that discuss millennials in the workforce--and how they do or don't thrive in it--there are rarely articles that discuss how millennials shape their lives in their time …

Kids Who Do Chores Are More Successful Adults

When your kids balk, science is on your side.<p>Want your kids to grow up to be successful? Make them do chores. When they balk (and trust me: they will probably balk), you can tell them that scientific research supports you.<p>It sounds great, and it's true--but there is a catch. (We'll get to that in a …

Parenting

The bad habits you should give up if you want to be successful

Sometimes, to become successful and to get closer to the person we know we can become, we don’t need to add more things to our lives—we need to give …

Self-improvement

The Strongest Indicator Of Success And 3 Ways To Develop It

What comes to mind when you think of emotional intelligence? If you’re anything like I once was, you probably think about being aware and accepting of your emotions. But that’s only half of it.<p>The second part is an ability to recognize emotions in others—and use this recognition as a way to …

Leadership

10 Entrepreneurs Share the Best Advice They've Ever Received

BEGIN SLIDESHOW<p>Incorporate these adages in your own work life.<p>NEXT<p>1. Don’t give into the doubts of others.<p>NEXT<p>2. Focus your time on the activities that energize you.<p>NEXT<p>3. Don’t be afraid to follow your dreams.<p>NEXT<p>4. It’s okay to be uncomfortable.<p>NEXT<p>5. Own your accomplishments.<p>NEXT<p>6. Don’t waste …

Entrepreneurship

The Most Common Lies People Tell About Their Success

As you get older, you’ll notice how many people lie to you.<p>And it is FASCINATING.<p>Once you recognize these lies, you can never go back.<p>For example, …

Introverts

13 Best Productivity Books To Take You From Slacker To Master

You have dreams. Maybe you’ve turned them into concrete goals. Maybe you’ve even broken those goals down into actionable steps. You do your best to …

Time Management

10 Ways to Become a Better Version of Yourself

Your life doesn't get better by chance, it gets better by change.<p>If you're at one of those points where your career is a bit stuck in the doldrums, you may already be thinking that your professional life can use a boost.<p>The things that first come to mind are probably big in scope and challenging to …

Productivity

34 Things You Need to Know About Becoming Successful

<b>1. It’s never as good as you think it will be.</b><p>“One of the enemies of happiness is adaptation,” says Dr. Thomas Gilovich, a psychology professor at …

Self-improvement

How to Make Affirmations Work for You - 5 Easy Steps That Anyone Can Follow

Affirmation is a powerful technique that has helped thousands of people achieve what they desire in life. Many people practice affirmations, but not …

Self-improvement

9 Powerful Confucius Philosophies That Can Change Your Life

Confucius was a highly influential Chinese thinker and philosopher who focused on issues of morality and relationships from a personal and society …

Self-improvement

Playing Big

“Your playing small doesn’t serve the World” Marianne Williamson<p>I saw this quote the other day in my “Be inspired” journal and immediately loved it! …

Autism

Embrace the fear: 15 signs it’s time to quit your job

<b>Are you obsessed with the idea of doing something different? Well it’s time to embrace the fear. Right now.</b><p>Why you need to start taking proper lunch …

Self-improvement

How to Handle 5 Success-Derailing Life Challenges

Not everything that can wrong on your entrepreneurial journey will be anticipated in even the most thorough business plan.<p>For entrepreneurs whose career have spanned several years, experiencing a setback could break everything. The illusion that nothing could go wrong with a perfect plan is where …

Entrepreneurship

10 Steps Toward Fat Loss Success

Deep down you know how to go about losing body fat—it may be simple, but it’s not easy.read more

Weight Loss

10 Millennials Share Their Best Advice For Work-Life Balance

Nearly six in ten millennials say that work-life balance and well-being are important to them. However, only 5% of millennials are thriving across the five elements of well-being (purpose, social, financial, community, and physical), and less than 40% are even thriving in one of these areas …

Work-life Balance

3 Necessary Practices to Manage Your Mind and Achieve Your Goals

Discipline your body, mind your emotions, and strengthen your soul.<p><i>How do I control my mind and focus on my goals? 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 Awdhesh-Singh, Author of Books on</b> …

Meditation

Money and success are never all there is

DEAR editor,I sense a spiritual emptiness in what Wan Lixin has written, a nagging question, “Is this all there is? Is life nothing more than a …

News (China)

Persistence trumps resistance

When Kenyan Sam Dindi plucked up the courage to write to Sir Richard Branson for advice on promoting his conservation blog, he had no idea how successful his environmental education program would become.<p>Finding the courage to write an email to billionaire and founder of Virgin Group, Sir Richard …

Education

The One Trend Impacting All Companies This Year

Success or failure in 2017 hinges on a company's ability to do this successfully.<p>Ten years ago, Steve Jobs stood on stage and changed the world. He took all information ever created and put it in our pockets, along with a mobile telephone and a music player. And it blew our minds. The launch of the …

Innovation

Dara Treseder - Co-Founder of NeuBridges

Chase down opportunities, especially the ones that frighten you a little bit. Those are the ones that will ultimately yield the most personal growth, …

Entrepreneurship

That's not a horseshoe! Give yourself the kudos.

Shares 0<p>“You have horseshoes up your ass.”<p>The number of times I was fed that line growing up could have chocked an unshod horse.<p>It didn’t matter the …

Frugal Living

A further 21 great investment quotes

Introduction<p>The basics of successful investing are timeless and some investors (often the best) have a knack of encapsulating these into a sentence …

Stocks

Q&A: Billionaire Richard Branson on Bill Gates’ tennis game, how he met Jeff Bezos, and more

At the age of 66, Virgin billionaire Richard Branson has seen a lot of entrepreneurs come and go, but he’s also gotten to know some of the enduring …

Richard Branson

Happiness Isn’t About How Much You Have, But How Much You Enjoy Life

Many of us believe that the more we have, the happier we are. But is it really the truth?<p>As economy develops, we seems to be able to live a better …

Self-improvement

20 Fears Girls Have In Their 20s That Make Life An Emotional Roller Coaster

Most of us hope we’ll be destined for greatness.<p>It’s a deep, longing desire we hold close to heart, and we try to do everything in our power to set …

Relationships

Scott Adams' Blog

Was President Trump’s first attempt at getting a healthcare bill a failure?<p>Your answer to that question probably depends on whether you are a</b> …

Health Care