Leaving a high-flying job in consulting, Angela Lee Duckworth took a job teaching math to seventh graders in a New York public school. She quickly realized that IQ wasn't the only thing separating the successful students from those who struggled. Here, she explains her theory of "grit" as a predictor of success.
What is the best way to ease someone's pain and suffering? In this beautifully animated RSA Short, Dr Brené Brown reminds us that we can only create a genuine empathic connection if we are brave enough to really get in touch with our own fragilities.
When Oprah was in her 20s, she says, she went looking for love in all the wrong places. Watch as she looks back at past relationships and explains how low self-esteem led to bad choices. Plus, Oprah reveals the moment she got the message that love doesn't hurt.
1. Don't live a limited life 2. Have passion 3. Design for yourself 4. Don't sell crap 5. Build a great team 6. Don't do it for the money 7. Be proud of your products 8. Build around customers 9. Marketing is about Values 10.Stay Hungry, Stay Foolish (Source) Evan Carmichael Learn more about Evan Carmichael
Bishop T.D. Jakes says many people believe having a talent is the same as living with purpose. Find out why he says being good at something isn't necessarily your life's calling and learn how to keep your eyes open to recognize your true purpose.
John Paul Dejoria, co-founder of John Paul Mitchell Systems (hair products) and Patron Tequila (alcohol), is living the American Dream on steroids. He tells Bloomberg the business ethos that fueled his meteoric rise to the top.
Carrie Green founder of the Female Entrepreneur Association demonstrates the power of your mind and how this can shape your experiences. This is worth a watch if your serious about programming your mind for success!
Here's a talk that could literally change your life. Which career should I pursue? Should I break up — or get married?! Where should I live? Big decisions like these can be agonizingly difficult. But that's because we think about them the wrong way, says philosopher Ruth Chang. She offers a powerful new framework for shaping who we truly are.
It's the sermon that changed the way Oprah sees her life. Watch as Pastor Joel Osteen, one of America's favorite preachers, reveals the power of the words "I am" during a Sunday sermon at Lakewood Church in Houston. Find out why Pastor Osteen says anything is possible if you have the faith to believe it.
When is the last time you did absolutely nothing for 10 whole minutes? Not texting, talking or even thinking? Mindfulness expert Andy Puddicombe describes the transformative power of doing just that: Refreshing your mind for 10 minutes a day, simply by being mindful and experiencing the present