Category Archives: Motivational

5 things to do when you have too many ideas and never finish anything

What do you do when you’re overwhelmed with too many ideas? Do you abandon them, or do you finish what you start? Juggling multiple ideas and goals — to write, exercise, read more, wake up early and so on — is a tough gig that often begins with excitement, but ends with procrastination, and failure to...
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11 Beyonce Quotes That Will Inspire You to Run the World

Is there anything left to say about Beyoncé that hasn’t been said yet? Probably not, but we’re going to try because this amazing woman turns 37 today. After all, this is the woman who can sell out concerts in minutes, overshadow the NFL with her Super Bowl performance, drop albums secretly, and dance like no...
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14 Habits of Successful People to Make Your Own

Success isn’t something that happens to us, it’s something we make happen. Here are fourteen habits that successful people embrace.

1. They Build Habits to Meet Their Goals

Having life goals is great, but those goals alone won’t carry you anywhere unless you create habits that help you make them reality. If your goal is to improve...
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Connect Your Day to Your Dreams

I know you work hard every day. For some of you, you may be working yourself to the point of exhaustion every day and then getting up the next morning to do it all again. But let me ask you this: What did you do today that will actually help you achieve your dreams? Yesterday? Last...
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40+ Worst Summer Jobs People Like You Have Had

Growing up, I had almost a dozen summer jobs. Most of them were pretty standard: working in a factory shipping department, taking shifts in a restaurant, conducting phone surveys, and so on. Nothing too memorable, they just happened to take place during the summer. But there was one summer job that was just… out there. By far,...
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Why Company Loyalty Isn’t Everything

Sometimes, we get so bogged down by what’s happening at work that we let it cloud our perception: I can’t start a job search in the midst of this re-organization. I have to assist with this database upgrade before I can even look for a new...
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Beyond Blue – How to Deal with Stress at Work

Are you trying to figure out how to deal with stress at work? Then trust me, you’re not alone! Thousands of Americans are affected by work related stress on a daily basis, and a constant barrage of this stress could cause severe instability in your life. Yes of course, many people like to say that “it’s...
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6 Ways to Re-Focus in an Open Office Environment

Whether you believe that open floor plans are a “gigantic experiment in willful delusion” or not, the fact remains: you probably work in one. As more than 70 percent of the offices in this country TEAR DOWN THOSE (cubicle) WALLS, we are left to pick up the pieces. And while there are plenty of articles talking about how to be...
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