Motivation

News and Articles About Motivation

Banish 'Annual' From Your Performance Review Vocabulary
Performance Reviews

Banish 'Annual' From Your Performance Review Vocabulary

Companies are innovating by giving their employees more ongoing and supportive feedback to foster better results. Think of it as workplace coaching.
Beth Miller
5 Psychological Strategies for Building a Winning Team Culture
Company Culture

5 Psychological Strategies for Building a Winning Team Culture

Can you manage your emotions as well as be alert to those of your team? This is but one critical factor in serving as an effective champion for company goals.
Sherrie Campbell
Can You Really Measure and Shape Culture? (Infographic)
Company Culture

Can You Really Measure and Shape Culture? (Infographic)

See how small-business owners assessed the strength of their company's culture. Plus, discover ways to improve a workspace through changes to the environment.
Jonathan Eggleton
Motivation

The 10 Biggest Motivation Killers and How to Fix Them (Infographic)

Here's what's slowing your team down at work.
Kate Taylor
13 Movie Quotes to Push You to Excel at the Entrepreneurial Mindset
Quotes

13 Movie Quotes to Push You to Excel at the Entrepreneurial Mindset

These phrases serve as emotional anchors that lift the soul to a more enjoyable place.
Jeff Boss
The Importance of New Blood to a Startup
Innovation

The Importance of New Blood to a Startup

Fresh staff can infuse an innovative spirit at your company -- even stir the pot. Here's how a hire can serve as a great motivational force.
Boland Jones
Why Students Absolutely Should Create Startups
Young Entrepreneurs

Why Students Absolutely Should Create Startups

It's certainly not a smooth path, it's not the easy option. For some, it may never work out. But there are upsides to doing a startup.
Joel Gascoigne
How to Think, Train and Thrive Like a Champion
Success Strategies

How to Think, Train and Thrive Like a Champion

Athletes, entrepreneurs and everyday individuals can push harder and accomplish greatness.
Lewis Howes
How Being Dyslexic and 'Lousy in School' Made Shark Tank Star Barbara Corcoran a Better Entrepreneur
Shark Tank

How Being Dyslexic and 'Lousy in School' Made Shark Tank Star Barbara Corcoran a Better Entrepreneur

The millionaire real-estate mogul doesn't let dyslexia hold her back. She uses it to fuel her famously feisty entrepreneurial fire.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
Motivate Your Employees in 3 Steps
Motivation

Motivate Your Employees in 3 Steps

No matter how much training or talent you have on your team, engagement is one of the most powerful tools any team member and business can have.
Stuart Leung
10 Steps to Change Your Life: A Step-By-Step Guide
How To

10 Steps to Change Your Life: A Step-By-Step Guide

Clear out the mental clutter and the day's distractions to focus on what you think is important.
Nina Zipkin
What Does Mark Cuban Do First Thing in the Morning?
Mark Cuban

What Does Mark Cuban Do First Thing in the Morning?

For this billionaire entrepreneur, work is the breakfast of champions.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
Initiative

7 Easy Steps for Encouraging Employees to Take Initiative

Prompt everyone to contribute their ideas to have a richer harvest.
Marty Fukuda
How to Motivate Your Team to Want to Work for You
Managing Employees

How to Motivate Your Team to Want to Work for You

As the leader, barking orders, stealing the spotlight and enforcing your own agenda isn't the way to get employees excited about working with you.