Optimism

Ready For Anything

The Science Behind Motivating Your Staff

If you choose the right people to be on your team, live your mission and find ways to keep the momentum going, your employees will stay motivated.
Optimism

Excessive Optimism Played a Big Role in the 2010 Deepwater Horizon Oil Rig Disaster. Don't Let It Destroy Your Startup.

Like BP's executives, we are all susceptible to an overly optimistic view of ourselves and our companies.
Entrepreneur Mindset

6 Characteristics of Resourceful People That Bring Them Success

Resourcefulness is the ability to recognize opportunity, even when it is camouflaged by a thicket of challenges.
Reality Check

Positive Thinking Is Powerful But Delusion Is Fatal

You have to be optimistic to take on the challenges of entrepreneurship but you need to stay real to succeed at it.
Entrepreneur Mindset

To Improve a Situation Immediately Stop Exaggerating How Bad It Is

Sometimes the best option still sucks. Telling yourself you're the victim of circumstances makes it worse.
Entrepreneur Mindset

This Mind Trick Works Way Better Than Delusional Optimism

It's much easier to sustain the tenacity necessary to succeed when we have sound reasons to believe our ambitious goals are not impossible.
Optimism

6 Ways to Stay Optimistic Amidst the Entrepreneurial Blues

The good news is you can learn to manage the stress associated with working in constant change by managing your mind.
Entrepreneur Mindset

5 Antidotes to Overwhelm In Your Life And Business

Overwhelm is part fact and part perception. You can change both.
Project Grow

How the Power of Optimism Helped Build a World-Renowned Brand

The co-founder of 'Life is Good' shares how the right attitude helped him find success.
Happiness

How to Be Happy When Everything Goes Wrong

Learning about the impact bias can help us realize that there is plenty of room for happiness in a life that may seem very foreign or undesirable.
Passion

7 Tips for Loving Your Career and Working With Passion

Here is some great advice from leading female entrepreneurs and executives on how to live your best life.
Financial Projections

6 Ways to Make Financial Forecasts More Realistic

When starting your business unbounded optimism is essential but keep it in check when making forecasts.
Perseverance

What Trying to Choke Grown Men Has Taught Me About Business and Life

Size and strength are good to have but can't overcome an opponent with a stronger will.
Optimism

The 5 Benefits of Being Optimistic

When running a business, as we all know, there will be difficult days, hard times and stressful periods.
Entrepreneur Mindset

3 Ways to Harness the Inner Child in Every Entrepreneur

The adult perspective will take you only so far when you're doing something as improbable as building a business from your dream.