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20 Quotes For Getting Through Tough Times

20 Quotes For Getting Through Tough Times 1. Tough times never last, but tough people do. - Robert H Schuller 2. The difference between stumbling blocks and stepping stones is how you use them. – Unknown

The Number One Mistake People I Interview Are Making These Days

The Number One Mistake People I Interview Are Making These Days I'm the Managing Editor of Business Insider, which means I'm responsible for all of the editorial hiring here. So I'm constantly meeting people of all different levels, from interns to senior editors. Lately, the majority of people I interview have one thing in common. They're all messing up on something that I think is very important when trying to get a job: the Thank You Email.

How to Start the Big Project You've Been Putting Off - Peter Bregman

I want to write a screenplay. I wanted to write one last year, but other work took more time than I expected, and I kept pushing “write screenplay” off my to-do list. I know I’m not alone in struggling to make incremental progress on long-term projects or goals. How do you get started when you have “all the time in the world”? Maybe you have a project with no deadline, like my screenplay. How to Start the Big Project You've Been Putting Off - Peter Bregman

89 Simple Swaps That Could Change Your Life

Whole grains for white, quality for quantity, Wii Fit for Mario Kart—just one smart swap can pave the way to a healthier and happier life. We decided to go all out and provide 89 “this for that’s,” so there are no excuses when it comes to making healthier choices! Fitness 1. Planks for crunches. Okay okay, have we said this enough? 89 Simple Swaps That Could Change Your Life

70 Reminders to Help You Break Any Barrier

70 Reminders to Help You Break Any Barrier I am pleased to introduce this guest article by a new friend John, the creator of HiLife2B, where he hopes to inspire people and to help them achieve their dreams. Follow him on Twitter: @janyasor 1.
Contrary to popular belief, you don’t have to make drastic changes in order to notice an improvement in the quality of your life. At the same time, you don’t need to wait a long time in order to see the measurable results that come from taking positive action. All you have to do is take small steps, and take them consistently, for a period of 100 days. Below you’ll find 60 small ways to improve all areas of your life in the next 100 days. Home 1.

60 Small Ways to Improve Your Life in the Next 100 Days

60 Small Ways to Improve Your Life in the Next 100 Days
30 Things to Stop Doing to Yourself

30 Things to Stop Doing to Yourself

post written by: Marc Chernoff Email When you stop chasing the wrong things you give the right things a chance to catch you. As Maria Robinson once said, “Nobody can go back and start a new beginning, but anyone can start today and make a new ending.” Nothing could be closer to the truth. But before you can begin this process of transformation you have to stop doing the things that have been holding you back.
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The Disadvantages of an Elite Education - William Deresiewicz Exhortation - Summer 2008 Print Our best universities have forgotten that the reason they exist is to make minds, not careers By William Deresiewicz

The Disadvantages of an Elite Education - William Deresiewicz

Why We Owe Amazon a Huge "Thank You" Why We Owe Amazon a Huge "Thank You" Thanks, Jeff. Amazon just reported its third quarter results. The company missed Wall Street's estimates for both revenue and earnings and said it would have lower profit margins next quarter. This resulted in the usual spanking of Amazon's stock, as short-term profit seekers growled in disgust and raced for the exits.