Don't sacrifice what you love just to achieve your dreams


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Yes, you’ll fail. This is how you’ll actually learn from it

  Failure is an inevitable part of the entrepreneurial journey and even the most successful entrepreneurs experience failure at some point. While having a positive attitude towards failure is a good indicator of future success, the advice we often hear about embracing failure can be counterproductive as it conflicts with our natural, emotional response. Here, Gwen Moran shares some top tips from executive coaches and leadership experts on the steps you can take to manage your emot...
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How to avoid a mediocre life


"Knowing is not enough; we must apply. Willing is not enough; we must do." Bruce Lee A couple of questions for you… How many of the things that you told yourself at the beginning of the year that you were going to do, have you followed through with so far? How long will you wait until something you "should" do becomes something you "must" do? What is really stopping you? In this video, I talk about the importance of taking action. You see… Knowledge is only potential power. The real, true power ...
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Negative thoughts are your greatest enemies


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The importance of confidence


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How to reduce stress


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Build productivity cycles for effortless creative productivity

When it comes to being productive, most people think about how to use their time more effectively. When you manage your energy better however, you can reduce how much time you spend on certain tasks and increase your output. In this article, David Kadavy explores how you can use productivity cycles to bring structure to your work, save mental energy, and end procrastination—even in creative work. He also shares some of the productivity cycles he follows, the factors to consider when cr...
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8 times you should put down the phone and communicate in person

Email, texts, instant messaging and group chats are changing the way we communicate at work and being able to communicate instantly doesn't always mean we're communicating effectively. We're getting used to communicating through short, concise messages and this often leads to miscommunications, incorrect assumptions and misunderstandings. In this article, Deborah Goldstein shares some top tips from members of Forbes Coaches Council on recognizing when communicating in person is a better option t...
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Boost your emotional intelligence with these 3 questions

A high level of emotional intelligence is a strong indicator of success in business and in life. Although it's often referred to as EQ, you can't measure emotional intelligence as a single number the way you can with IQ. There are several components to emotional intelligence and each of them involves a number of individual skills that you can develop. Here, psychologist Daniel Goleman—who popularized the concept of emotional intelligence—and leadership development coach Michele Nevarez share how...
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8 ways to improve your focus

In a world of endless distractions and interruptions, we need more than an iron will to keep our attention on the task at hand and maintain our productivity. We need focus. Focus allows us to start, work on, and complete a task without our minds constantly wandering off somewhere else. So how do we keep our minds focused to sustain the effort and energy needed to achieve our goals? In this article, Stephanie Vozza shares the expert tips and tricks that set your brain and environment up for ...
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