7 Ways to Get Over Criticism

7 Ways to Get Over Criticism

Criticism is tough to deal with. Constructive criticism is much easier, but it’s rarely given because most people don’t want to take the time to be helpful. However, you can certainly ease the pain of regular criticism and turn it into something that helps you. Here are 7 easy ways to do so: 1. Identify where it’s coming from People don’t criticize others for no reason. It could be a…

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Freaking Out: 5 Career Success Myths

Freaking Out: 5 Career Success Myths

Myth #1: I need to be well-rounded When I was a kid, I brought home a report card from school. I got an A in every subject, except English. I hated English. It didn’t make any sense to me. I was getting a C. How did my parents respond? Did they compliment me on my excellent work in most of my classes? Did they encourage me to focus my efforts…

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The Art of Getting Off Your Ass

The Art of Getting Off Your Ass

What do you think is the single most important element to getting things done, living the life you want, and accomplishing goals? It’s ACTION. It’s getting off your ass and going for it! You can dream, you can talk, and you can plan, but nothing is going to happen until you take that first step. It’s the difference between a sayer and a doer. It’s the difference between change and…

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How to Graduate the School of Hard Knocks With a 4.0

How to Graduate the School of Hard Knocks With a 4.0

The School of Hard Knocks has no physical location but it has millions of students and just as many teachers, but most aren’t even humans. There are no books and there are countless tests. It’s the toughest and best education you can get. Sometimes it costs you money, but other times it’s free. People often find it difficult to graduate with a good grade, let alone a 4.0. However, in…

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How to Turn Failure Into Success

How to Turn Failure Into Success

“The great question is not whether you have failed, but whether you are content with failure.” – Chinese proverb Before you can succeed, you need to fail. You should expect it and accept it. Failure can breed new opportunities and new knowledge for you. So why wouldn’t you want to fail? You can either let failure prevent you from moving forward or you can utilize it to propel you to…

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7 Tips to Help You Escape a Rut in Your Life

7 Tips to Help You Escape a Rut in Your Life

No matter who you are, this is something we all can relate to. We’ve all had a point in our lives where we just can’t seem to escape, we’re stuck. Whether you are stuck at a boring job, stuck in school, or stuck financially, there are ways that you can begin your escape. Hope is plentiful, things will eventually change, even if you currently don’t see how. To speed up…

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Dealing With Negativity: 8 Ways to Beat the Naysayers

Dealing With Negativity: 8 Ways to Beat the Naysayers

Naysayers come in all shapes and sizes. They can be young or old, more successful or less successful than you, and many times they are your close friends and relatives. Naysayers are always looking for the negative aspects of everything, whether it be because of fear or even jealously. Here are 8 ways to deal with their negativity, follow your dreams, and prove the naysayers wrong. 1. Take their opinions…

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How to be Like Google

How to be Like Google

This post was sponsored by: Free Websites by www.AptoHosting.com Google was started in 1996 by Sergey Brin and Larry Page as a project at Stanford University. In September of 1997 the domain name, google.com was registered and in September 1998 the company was incorporated. Google started out in garage but quickly grew into the company we know today. Google’s rapid success is amazing even by dotcom standards. If you are…

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20 Websites That Can Change Your Life

20 Websites That Can Change Your Life

This post was sponsored by: Free Websites by www.AptoHosting.com *Editor’s Note (July 2014) Since we published this list in January 2008, the internet has changed tremendously. At that time, Facebook was just about to turn 4 years old, and Myspace and Digg were massive. With this in mind, you’ll find that some of these sites may not impact your life like they once had the power to, but others are…

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