One of the keys to happiness — as well as productivity and effectiveness at work — is finding work you love, that you’re passionate about. Work you want to do, instead of just have to do.
Unconscious motivation plays a substantial role in how we respond to challenges. Find out how much.
As an increasing number of freelancers depend on the virtual workplace, how can they make themselves more attractive to potential employers?
Employees who pursue creative activities outside of work may find that these activities boost their performance on the job.
In this video with Bryan Elliott for “Behind the Brand,” best-selling entrepreneur, marketer and author Seth Godin shares his views on taking risks, challenging the status quo, and starting a business.
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Tips and tools for professional development include making your aptitudes and accomplishments more visible.
For some people, neither the carrot nor the stick will serve as a motivational tool
The trope that the likelihood of an accurate group decision increases with the abundance of brains involved might not hold up when a collective faces a variety of factors — as often happens in life and nature.
Researchers had students think up solutions to problems while acting out various metaphors about creative thinking – and found that the instructions actually worked.
It’s often said that women can have it all – motherhood and a career. But a study suggests that women who rule the household have less energy for or interest in being a rising star in the workplace.
I’ve been a professional writer since I was 17, so nearly 24 years now. I’ve made my living with words, and have written a lot of them — more than 10 million.
Contributors get noticed and attract new friends and opportunities easily, and contributing is much easier than you might assume
If you want to be an effective entrepreneur, you should have at least 10 good friends who are already successful entrepreneurs. Few entrepreneurs succeed in isolation, because, business is a social game.
Thinking of going it alone? Becoming a freelancer is an attractive option for many professionals, but can you make it work for you?
Everyone is essentially self-employed — and that even if you’re an employee, you should think of yourself as the President of your own personal services corporation.
I’ve been stuck in a job I hate, and I felt imprisoned, trapped doing work that bored me while following orders of others and helping them achieve their goals.
Although the marketing slogan suggests that Barbie can “Be Anything,” girls who play with this extremely popular doll see fewer career options available to themselves compared to boys.
Fame is attention — and with enough attention you can generate passive income. Monetizing fame is actually pretty easy.
Sometimes immersing yourself in the creative world of people doing amazing things can bring unexpected results.