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Brace Yourself With a Few Shots of Confidence

Brace Yourself With a Few Shots of Confidence

When you feel uncertain, put on your good clothes, stand straight and say something nice to somebody. Works like a charm.
5 Steps to Building a New Habit

5 Steps to Building a New Habit

Understanding how to build new habits is essential for making progress in your health, your happiness, and your life in general. Let's get started.
The 3 Percent Solution for Personal Development

The 3 Percent Solution for Personal Development

Investing for retirement is a smart. Investing in yourself for a richer career from now until retirement is brilliant.
4 Motivating TED Talks to Help You Bounce Back From Failure

4 Motivating TED Talks to Help You Bounce Back From Failure

If you at first you don’t succeed, dust yourself off and TED again. These inspiring talks will get you back on your feet in no time.
5 Ways to Help Build Your Integrity

5 Ways to Help Build Your Integrity

Setting up a lifestyle of authenticity can affect everything on your horizon -- in your personal sphere as well as your family and business obligations.
Don't Let These 5 Excuses Become Your Brand

Don't Let These 5 Excuses Become Your Brand

Every project, meeting and appointment is an opportunity to show results and reliability. Don't be known as the person with an excuse instead.
Don't Let Your Brain Commit This Crime Against You

Don't Let Your Brain Commit This Crime Against You

Sometimes we carry old beliefs, unknowingly, that don’t serve us anymore. You have to unlearn the things that you believe to be true.
Transform Your Vision Into Action With These 3 Steps

Transform Your Vision Into Action With These 3 Steps

What's holding you back from reaching that long-held dream? Stop making excuses and try this strategy.
This Person Improved Every Tiny Thing by 1 Percent and Here's What Happened

This Person Improved Every Tiny Thing by 1 Percent and Here's What Happened

There is power in small wins and slow gains. Where are the small improvements in your life and work?
5 Ways to Change the Odds

5 Ways to Change the Odds

Whatever the odds are facing you, the biggest variable in your life is you.
Money Is Not What Makes Successful Entrepreneurs Tick

Money Is Not What Makes Successful Entrepreneurs Tick

It's easier to make money with a job. Entrepreneurs who succeed do it because it is hard.
Why You Should Set Radical Goals

Why You Should Set Radical Goals

The next increment isn't the next big thing. Going big and thinking far into the future sets you free to excel.
Master Any Skill With These 3 Simple Steps

Master Any Skill With These 3 Simple Steps

Simple doesn't mean fast or easy, but if you put in the work, you'll be on the way to conquering new abilities.
The Smartest Long-Term Investment is You

The Smartest Long-Term Investment is You

There is more to building a successful company that what's on your to-do list. The investments we make in ourselves to learn, grow and broaden perspective are the intangibles that make for greatness.
3 Simple Swaps That Will Make You a Better Entrepreneur

3 Simple Swaps That Will Make You a Better Entrepreneur

Changing a few daily habits can help improve your productivity and stamina.
Want to Become the Most Interesting Person Around? Start With These 7 Steps.

Want to Become the Most Interesting Person Around? Start With These 7 Steps.

Not only are interesting people more liked, they are more successful.
How to Change Your Beliefs and Stick to Your Goals for Good

How to Change Your Beliefs and Stick to Your Goals for Good

The root of behavior change and building better habits is your identity. If you change the type of person that you believe that you are, then it’s easier to change your actions.
Forget Time Management. Do This Instead and Be More Productive.

Forget Time Management. Do This Instead and Be More Productive.

Behavior science expert James Clear shares the biggest lesson he's learned about habit formation that can help you work smarter.
The DNA of a 'Maker': AOL.com President on Work-Life Balance

The DNA of a 'Maker': AOL.com President on Work-Life Balance

For many, the age-old topic of work-life balance is not just a conversation starter reserved for dinner parties and coffee dates. It's a very real, daily challenge.
Business Books Are Virtually Worthless Without This

Business Books Are Virtually Worthless Without This

Reading new titles is my guilty passion. Here's how to make the financial lessons stick -- and apply them in your workplace.
Time for a Talk: Don't Let Your Phone Be a Selfish Boyfriend (or Girlfriend)

Time for a Talk: Don't Let Your Phone Be a Selfish Boyfriend (or Girlfriend)

Trying to keep up with technology is like trying to earn love from a person who doesn’t know how to love.
10 Tips on How to Be a Better Entrepreneur in 2014

10 Tips on How to Be a Better Entrepreneur in 2014

From taking an improv class to learning how to play tag, here are a few pointers on how entrepreneurs can put their best foot forward this year.
From Profit to Purpose: Making the Shift From Me to We

From Profit to Purpose: Making the Shift From Me to We

Raj Lahoti on turning obstacles into opportunities.
3 Critical Steps to Reinvent Yourself or Your Business

3 Critical Steps to Reinvent Yourself or Your Business

These principles can help you find the path you are meant to take.
5 Ways to Achieve Balance as an Entrepreneur

5 Ways to Achieve Balance as an Entrepreneur

Here are ways you can reconfigure the way you live and work to get yourself -- and your startup -- on track for success.

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