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7 Tools to Radically Transform Your Life - Pick the Brain | Motivation and Self Improvement

7 Tools to Radically Transform Your Life - Pick the Brain | Motivation and Self Improvement | Good News For A Change | Scoop.it
Over the last 5 years I've made some radical improvements in my life. I've reached my financial goals, found an amazing life partner, built confidence, and become much happier. How did I do all this?
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Guy Kawasaki's Secrets to Influencing Anyone (Infographic)

Guy Kawasaki's Secrets to Influencing Anyone (Infographic) | Good News For A Change | Scoop.it
Here's how to influence others, while maintaining your trustworthiness.
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An eye-opener on influence

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5 WAYS TO IMPROVISE YOUR WAY TO SUCCESS

5 WAYS TO IMPROVISE YOUR WAY TO SUCCESS | Good News For A Change | Scoop.it

Most of us would welcome a blueprint for success: a list of accomplishments to check off that would result in dream jobs and promotions.

 

But doing all the “right things” doesn’t necessarily give you an edge when it comes to achieving prosperity and happiness.


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6 CEO Productivity Tips to Steal for Yourself

6 CEO Productivity Tips to Steal for Yourself | Good News For A Change | Scoop.it
Everyone knows that leading a company is one of the toughest gigs around. Whether running a small business or a multi-national corporation, CEOs have to manage time, resources, ...

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This article is full of GTD (Getting Things Done) methodology tips and "tricks", including a reference to Tony Schwartz's research and writing on managing your energy. Not "snacking on email" all day, and blocking "focus time" for projects or weekly review work are important strategies. Also, go 60 - 90 minutes, then step away from the work, refresh, refocus, and resume.

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Five keys to getting things done | Greg Howlett

Five keys to getting things done | Greg Howlett | Good News For A Change | Scoop.it

“We all know people that seem unbelievably productive and we know people who just don't ever seem to get much done at all. Have you ever wondered what the difference is? I don't have all the answers and I am pretty ...”


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True Secret to Success (It's Not What You Think)

True Secret to Success (It's Not What You Think) | Good News For A Change | Scoop.it
If you're not exercising this emotional muscle, you're probably setting yourself up for failure.
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5 Ways to Become More Resilient - Huffington Post

5 Ways to Become More Resilient - Huffington Post | Good News For A Change | Scoop.it
5 Ways to Become More Resilient
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What I have realized is that while nothing can replace the experience of bouncing back, we can learn traits and behaviors which can build our resiliency muscle.

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Mike Klintworth's curator insight, April 19, 10:55 AM

Breaking the pattern of beliefs or traditional thinking by challenging yourself each day can be a powerful way to become more resilient.

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7 Things Really Respected People Do

7 Things Really Respected People Do | Good News For A Change | Scoop.it
Everyone wants to be respected. Here are 7 actions that make those who truly deserve our respect stand out from the pack.
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How to Override Your Default Reactions in Tough Moments

How to Override Your Default Reactions in Tough Moments | Good News For A Change | Scoop.it
“It’s 9:00am, you’re across the table from a colleague who doesn’t like you or the changes you’re proposing, she’s pushing all your hot-buttons and resisting your efforts to get her to support the change.

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The serious business of gamification

The serious business of gamification | Good News For A Change | Scoop.it
Companies are using carefully constructed online games to change customer habits, motivate staff and seed innovation

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Why You Need to Stop Bragging About How Busy You Are

Why You Need to Stop Bragging About How Busy You Are | Good News For A Change | Scoop.it
Author Brigid Schulte says companies should stop rewarding overworked employees and focus on productivity instead.
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6 Classic Lessons We Can All Learn From Stephen Covey

6 Classic Lessons We Can All Learn From Stephen Covey | Good News For A Change | Scoop.it
Dr. Stephen Covey, wrote the best-selling book in 1989 titled “The 7 Habits of Highly Effective People”. Here are 6 classic lessons we can learn from Ste
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Thank you for sharing, Bobby Dillard! The most profound truths are often simple, yet we need to be reminded of them so often. Being mental hygiene, we need to bathe in these waters daily.
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Profound truths are often simple.

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10 Ways to Lose Friends and Irritate People

10 Ways to Lose Friends and Irritate People | Good News For A Change | Scoop.it
Here are things Dale Carnegie would have said...if he was snarky.
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Few Things Highly Confident People Don’t Do

Few Things Highly Confident People Don’t Do | Good News For A Change | Scoop.it
Highly confident people believe in their ability to achieve. If you don’t believe in yourself, why should anyone else put their faith in you? To walk with swagger and improve your self-confidence,
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John Michel's curator insight, April 20, 12:09 PM

Highly confident people take action without hesitation. Every day, they remind themselves, “If not me, who?”

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What makes us feel good about our work?

What makes us feel good about our work? | Good News For A Change | Scoop.it
What motivates us to work? Contrary to conventional wisdom, it isn’t just money. But it’s not exactly joy either. It seems that most of us thrive by making constant progress and feeling a sense of purpose.

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How to Simplify Your Life in 5 Minutes a Day

How to Simplify Your Life in 5 Minutes a Day | Good News For A Change | Scoop.it
The situation for many of us is that life is fast and full of opportunity. The complication is we think we have to do everything. The implication of this is that we make a millimeter progress in a

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Steve Bax's curator insight, April 22, 11:32 PM

Some good time management tips in here. 

Mike Masin's curator insight, Today, 5:40 AM

Time is a fixed resource. Consider the price before committing it.

Gisele HELOU's curator insight, Today, 10:14 AM

Life bu design

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Positive Psychology, Enterprise social networks & Happiness at Work

Positive Psychology, Enterprise social networks & Happiness at Work | Good News For A Change | Scoop.it

Research proves that as individuals our happiness levels depend not on our genetic makeup, or the external realities of our life, but majorly on our thoughts and our thought process.


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The Hard Thing About Hard Things

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When you start losing the truth is the first thing to go and everyone sees it.
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5 Reasons to Go The Extra Mile and Live Your Best Life

5 Reasons to Go The Extra Mile and Live Your Best Life | Good News For A Change | Scoop.it
Going the extra mile, is a brilliant ambition, not only at work, but in life too.

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7 Things You Are Doing That Are Definitely Making You Average - Pick the Brain | Motivation and Self Improvement

7 Things You Are Doing That Are Definitely Making You Average - Pick the Brain | Motivation and Self Improvement | Good News For A Change | Scoop.it
I've come to realize lately that there is a fine line between being normal, and being average. Being a normal person is good of course.
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8 Questions To Ask Your Boss That Can Make Or Break Your Career

8 Questions To Ask Your Boss That Can Make Or Break Your Career | Good News For A Change | Scoop.it
Want to get ahead in the workplace? Channel your inner talk show host.

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40 Little Ways to Find Happiness in What You Already Have

40 Little Ways to Find Happiness in What You Already Have | Good News For A Change | Scoop.it

No, life isn’t perfect, but it’s pretty darn good.  You just have to…


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John Michel's curator insight, April 21, 10:37 AM

A big part of your life is a result of the little choices you make every day.  If you don’t like some part of your life, it’s time to start tweaking things and making better choices, right now, right where you are.

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Too Busy? 7 Ways To Increase Leisure Time, According To Science

Too Busy? 7 Ways To Increase Leisure Time, According To Science | Good News For A Change | Scoop.it

Feeling overwhelmed? Are you constantly running from thing to thing but never getting it all done?

 

When researchers survey people, they say they’re too busy — about everything.

 

Too busy to make friends, date, sleep, have sex, to go on vacation… or  to even have lunch.


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Vicki Kossoff @ The Learning Factor's curator insight, April 20, 11:45 PM

Where did free time go? Here's the science behind why we feel so busy and how to get those leisure hours back so you can relax.

Graeme Reid's curator insight, April 21, 6:45 PM

If you think you are too busy - take a minute to read this article.  Some great advice. 

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3 Beliefs of Highly Successful People

3 Beliefs of Highly Successful People | Good News For A Change | Scoop.it
High achievement isn't just about what you do, it's also about what you believe, says HubSpot founder Dharmesh Shah.
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6 Lessons of Success We Can All Learn from Dale Carnegie

6 Lessons of Success We Can All Learn from Dale Carnegie | Good News For A Change | Scoop.it
Dale Carnegie was a successful and famous writer and lecturer on self help who also developed popular courses to improve public speaking, interpersonal skills
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Stop Procrastinating: 5 Tips From Ben Franklin

Stop Procrastinating: 5 Tips From Ben Franklin | Good News For A Change | Scoop.it
Benjamin Franklin--author, printer, politician, postmaster, satirist, inventor, musician, and diplomat--clearly knew how to get things done.
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