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Positive Thinking Is an Obstacle to Achieving Your Goals
Positive Thinking

Positive Thinking Is an Obstacle to Achieving Your Goals

Daydreaming about your future puts your body into a position where it's harder to get what you want.
Lisa Evans
Live a Healthier Life by Making Consistency Work for You
Productivity

Live a Healthier Life by Making Consistency Work for You

Create a mental meal and exercise plan to reach your goals and get in better shape, and see a boost in productivity.
Stephen J. Bronner
Psychologists Say Power Does 4 Crazy Things to Your Mind
Psychology

Psychologists Say Power Does 4 Crazy Things to Your Mind

Who doesn't desire power? However, it can do some really weird things to your perception of yourself and others.
Drake Baer
Why We Act Irrationally: The One Word That Drives Our Senseless Habits
Habits

Why We Act Irrationally: The One Word That Drives Our Senseless Habits

Harvard psychologist Ellen Langer and the results of the 'Copy Machine Study.'
James Clear
Stop Reacting and Start Responding
Entrepreneurs

Stop Reacting and Start Responding

Virtually all of your thoughts and feelings are conditioned responses to past experiences. But if your strategy is flawed, you'll continue to get low returns on your efforts.
Shawn Mcintyre
One Simple Exercise That Can Help You Think Through Any Big Decision
Decision Making

One Simple Exercise That Can Help You Think Through Any Big Decision

With a little mental finesse, anxiety can be an ally -- even when it comes to decision making.
Drake Baer
How You Can Crush the Biggest Sales-Killing Mental Bias
Sales

How You Can Crush the Biggest Sales-Killing Mental Bias

When we enter a sales situation with a pre-conceived idea, we look for confirmation to support that idea. That usually ends badly.
Jeff Shore
The Pursuit of Happiness: Self-Actualization and Maslow's Mistake
Overcoming Obstacles

The Pursuit of Happiness: Self-Actualization and Maslow's Mistake

What if we looked at self-actualization just a little differently? Maybe, just maybe, the goal isn't to get to the top.
7 Psychological Equations to Empower Your Business Mind
Success Strategies

7 Psychological Equations to Empower Your Business Mind

You can either be at the effect of your business or act as the cause of it. Here's how to be and stay in power.
Sherrie Campbell
How Understanding Behavioral Psychology Can Help Your Business Blossom
Psychology

How Understanding Behavioral Psychology Can Help Your Business Blossom

Tony Robbins says understanding humanity's six basic needs can be an entrepreneurial game-changer.
John Rampton
How the Color of Your Office Impacts Productivity (Infographic)
Productivity

How the Color of Your Office Impacts Productivity (Infographic)

From the cubicle to the meeting room and beyond, here's how employers can harness the power of color to increase employee output and spark creativity.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
The Truth About 'Fake It 'Til You Make It'
Success

The Truth About 'Fake It 'Til You Make It'

The way to boost confidence and create positive outcomes is to be prepared, take risks, and learn through experience.
Steve Tobak