Start Plotting Your Exit: The Importance of Thinking Ahead

Being loyal to your employer is important, but loyalty to yourself can be even more rewarding. Maya James shares the importance of thinking ahead.

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Reaping the Benefits of Wandering: The Meditative Nature of Walks

Feel stuck in an office or bored on the weekend? Discover the benefits of wandering. Getting outside for a bit may be just the remedy you’re looking for.

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Stop Setting Goals

What if the smartest goal you could set is to never set another goal again? Richard Nongard explains why he’s stopped setting goals and why you should too.

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A Little Optimism When Work Gets Tough

When things are hectic and stressful, anxiety creeps in. It’s a challenge to have optimism when work gets tough. But you can, and here’s how.

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Activating Relationships with Shared Vulnerability

For leaders who want to inspire and activate their teams: show your human side. Vulnerability can be our super power — sharing doubts takes a tremendous amount of courage and character and is part of what makes life so rich and interesting.

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Choosing To Do

If we let it, art can impact our lives and shape our attitudes. Justin Kanoya considers one work’s message and how he used it to process a sad event.

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Open-Handed Leadership: The Intersection of Humility, Adaptability, Longevity and Influence

What if leadership isn’t just about having the best ideas? The idea of open-handed leadership means leaders must value more than just expertise.

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The Sneaky Sentence That Keeps You From Growing and Thriving

In business and in life, if we’re not growing, we’re dying. Continual commitment to growth is the only thing that can keep us from backtracking. Here’s how to overcome the “It’s always been this way” mindset.

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We All Want to Live a Great Story… So Why Don’t We?

Everyone wants to live a great story, but not everyone does. Seeing our lives as a story propels us forward. Here’s how to do that.

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Do You Expect to Find Joy at Work?

Thirty years ago Kate Nasser told friends and family that she wasn’t happy at work. Her admission began her quest to find joy, and these are the lessons she’s learned along the way.

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Why It Matters That Your Best Ideas Come in the Shower

Have you found that your best ideas come in the shower? Here’s why it matters and why in an overstuffed world, space and daydreaming are important.

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You’re a Human Being, Not a Human Doing: 3 Steps to Opt Out of the Rat Race

Has life’s busyness got you ready to opt of out the rat race? Guest writer, Randy Conley, encourages us to remember we are human beings not human doings.

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