How to Focus Your Thoughts and Accomplish Great Work

You may notice that it’s easier to enjoy a certain situation when in a good mood. You aren’t affected by problems as easily. This occurs because your focus is on something that keeps you happy. Standing in line behind two young women, probably in their early twenties, at the grocery store and they were complaining about their boyfriends. Their groceries ...

3 Must Know Rules to Earn Respect

Have you ever been in a situation where you deserved more respect, but you couldn’t command it? Feeling respected is a huge part of happiness. When we feel respected we are more confident. This confidence carries into our interactions. When we are confident we want to improve friendships. We want to hang out. We want to jump into new projects ...

How to Overcome a Lack of Confidence

Editor's note: This is a guest post from Tim Handorf of Best Colleges Online. Have you ever found yourself facing an unfamiliar situation that seems impossible to resolve? Have you ever felt as though your previous experiences and current skills haven't sufficiently prepared you for this newest task? I ask because I recently faced my toughest challenge yet, and I want ...

Reposition Your New Career

Editor's Note: This is a guest post from Art Decker of New York self storage “When life hands you lemons, make lemonade.” This occurred to me during a recent move, but I was skeptical. I was moving from Chicago, where all my friends and family lived, where all my work contacts were located, to San Francisco. San Francisco is a ...