It’s a great way to get on your boss’s good side. [Photo: seb_ra/iStock] Starting a new job is all about making a good first impression. You have this amazing opportunity to start over—to build strong relationships and set your new career in the right direction—so don’t just enter your new office prepared to do the bare minimum […]Continue reading "Impress your new boss by asking these 6 questions"
You’ll wake up for about 25,000 mornings in your adult life, give or take a few. According to a report from the World Health Organization, the average life expectancy in the United States is 79 years old. Most people in wealthy nations are hovering around the 80–year mark. Women in Japan are the highest, with an average life expectancy […]Continue reading "Start Your Mornings Off Right"
The author of ‘Think and Grow Rich’ believed it could change everything It’s crucial to have a trusted network. Napoleon Hill’s “The Path to Personal Power” focuses on one of the most neglected steps in the life coach’s famous program of success — and one that he personally described as critical to the workability of […]Continue reading "This is Napoleon Hill’s most ignored secret to success"
“When I let go of what I am, I become what I might be.” Growing up as a high-level swimmer, I discovered at an early age that the results I get in life are proportional to the amount of hard work I put in. Ever since, I believed deeply that if I worked harder, I’d […]Continue reading "7 Steps to Remove Toxic Beliefs and Overcome Confirmation Bias"
Steal some wisdom from these brilliant minds. NurPhoto/Getty Images The Class of 2018 had some amazing commencement speakers, and we’ve collected their best insights so you can gain inspiration no matter your age. Whether you’re graduating this year, or even if your own commencement happened years ago, you’ll still be able to score valuable […]Continue reading "The Best Life Advice from 2018 Commencement Speeches"
Do you live alone? How much do you rely on your smartphone or computer to interact with others? How often do you find yourself feeling lonely? We don’t often think about the repercussions of living a solitary life, but maybe it’s time we start. According to new research published in Perspectives on Psychological Science, a […]Continue reading "Loneliness and longevity"
This one “hard skill” might help more entrepreneurs than any other. Creating a successful business requires many skills. There’s one that helps improve results the fastest. As a growth consultant, I saw the many ways businesses can fail. I’ve also seen them succeed–often for the same people, the same leaders. As I studied each situation, there were two common themes that […]Continue reading "5 Skills to Learn If You Want to Be More Confident (Yes, Confidence Can Be Learned)"
With so many things coming our way every day, Steve Jobs calls us back to the importance of focus with one prophetic quote. In the frantic pace of life to do more and be more, we hardly think about the importance of focus. That’s why, for those free-spirited, creative thinkers and entrepreneurs chasing after their dreams, this prophetic quote by Steve […]Continue reading "Steve Jobs’s Advice on the Only 4 Times You Should Say ‘No’ Is Brilliant"
What worked this year may not help you next year. Prepare for 2018 by changing the behaviors that aren’t serving you and your business. CREDIT: Getty Images It’s no secret that our world moves quickly. Start-ups launch at a rate of about 1240 per day in the U.S. alone. New technologies pop up faster than toadstools after […]Continue reading "5 Habits You Need to Drop Immediately For a Successful 2018"
Changing these 4 beliefs will make you surprisingly happy Traffic upsets you. People upset you. Your job upsets you… Wrong, wrong and wrong. Actually, none of those things upset you. Your beliefs about them do. That’s what the ancient Stoic philosophers believed. From The Daily Stoic: “People are not disturbed by things, but by the views they take […]Continue reading "Changing these 4 beliefs will make you surprisingly happy"