Motivation Tips

Signs of a Burnout at Work

Signs of a Burnout at Work

The longer it takes to recognize a burnout at work, the harder it’ll be to bounce back. These signs of work burn out will help you recognize what you need to do to take care of yourself. Your emotions, relationships, cognitive abilities, and physical health will tell you what you need to know. Those four […]

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How to Find the Perfect Job Without Taking a Career Test

How to Find the Perfect Job Without Taking a Career Test

These tips aren’t for job hunting, resume writing, or career test taking. Nay! I believe finding the perfect job is about aligning your personality, education, skills, passion, abilities, and life purpose with the money making possibilities in your environment. My first tip is to read The 4-Hour Workweek: Escape 9-5, Live Anywhere, and Join the […]

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How to Stay Positive When Looking for a Job

Written by on August 6, 2012 in Achieving & Setting Goals, Career, Motivation Tips with 0 Comments

It’s vital to stay positive when you’re looking for a job because it increases your chances of getting hired. Who wants to hire a negative, depressed, miserable employee who can’t bounce back from a setback? Here’s what Miranda says: “Yesterday I was laid off from my job as a personal assistant at a law firm […]

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How to Choose a New Career When You’re Over 40

Written by on August 5, 2012 in Achieving & Setting Goals, Career, Motivation Tips with 0 Comments

Making a career change when you’re 40 or over is both exciting and terrifying; the secret to successfully choosing a new career is to get comfortable with the idea of taking risks in life. And, you need to follow through at every step of the way. “Those who are blessed with the most talent don’t […]

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Unemployed? 5 Ways to Fight the “I Don’t Have a Job” Blues

Written by on February 6, 2012 in Career, Motivation Tips, Workplace Tips with 3 Comments

If you’re depressed because you’re unemployed, you’re not alone. Here, therapist and writer Heddi Zalamar offers tips for fighting the blues when you don’t have a job and are worried that you’ll never work again… First, did you know that we’re ALL entrepreneurs – even when we work for someone else?  A few years ago, […]

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How to Win a Blog Contest – 6 Tips From a Survive the Blog Finalist

How to Win a Blog Contest – 6 Tips From a Survive the Blog Finalist

If you want to win a blogging contest, you have to take it a step further than “just” blogging! These tips and strategies will help you win first place in any blog contest – or any writing contest, for that matter. To win, you need skill, discipline, and organization. Here, a blogging expert outlines six […]

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10 Steps to Changing Your Life – Getting From Here to There

10 Steps to Changing Your Life – Getting From Here to There

It doesn’t matter if you want financial security, a happy marriage, or a healthy body – these steps will change your life. These tips for getting from here to there are inspired by quips from one of the most successful businesswomen in America: Mary Kay Ash, founder of Mary Kay Cosmetics. “Don’t limit yourself,” she says. “Many women limit themselves […]

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How to Turn Your Dreams Into Achievable Goals

How to Turn Your Dreams Into Achievable Goals

Ready to rock your life? These tips for turning your wildest dreams into goals you can actually achieve are inspired by a fellow writer. She has a lofty dream and isn’t sure how it’ll become reality… “I’d love to run a women’s retreat center somewhere beautiful and warm for women who were victims of violence…long-term […]

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Different Types of Goals – Self-Improvement Vs. Performance Goals

Different Types of Goals – Self-Improvement Vs. Performance Goals

The best way to achieve your goals is to know the different types of goals you can set and work towards. It’s not enough to just “have goals.” Here, I describe the difference between self-improvement (mastery) goals versus performance goals. Luckily, it’s more interesting and easier than it sounds. This research describes different types of […]

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How to Telecommute – 5 Tips for Working From Home

How to Telecommute – 5 Tips for Working From Home

If you know how to telecommute successfully, you’ll save time, money, and energy. You’ll get more done in less time – and you may even be happier and healthier! But not everyone agrees that telecommuting is valuable. “When employers analyze their bottom line, they find that teleworking seldom provides value,” writes Howard Levitt in “Telecommuting […]

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