Articles about Inspiration


8 quotations on leadership from Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.

Frequently quoted by leaders everywhere today for inspiration, Dr. King's advice on leadership is as relevant and as urgent now as it was when he first gave it decades ago.


Oprah Winfrey’s 9 best pieces of career advice

Winfrey has had a lifetime to build her wisdom. As a daytime talk show host, Winfrey became a pioneer in making a career out of giving confessional advice. Here's a roundup of her best career lessons.


This is the one question Jeff Bezos asked himself before launching Amazon

This is the one question Jeff Bezos asked himself that led to him to leave his job to launch Amazon. If you asked it to yourself, where would it lead?


How to be optimistic: 4 best steps for better living

Are there benefits to being an optimist? To live a better life, research proves that optimism, hope, and striving are the way to go.


This man swims to work every day and loves it

"It's completely relaxed and refreshing."


New study says there’s one surefire way to make people like you

It all depends on how you direct the conversation.


Six huge reasons you’re not getting what you want

Change these 6 things and watch your life change.


The best inspirational notes celebrities wrote to themselves

Write yourself a check for $10 million.


America’s best-known billionaires drive Volkswagens and eat at McDonald’s

Rich men drive Volkswagens and eat McDonald's.


The Game of Thrones guide to success at work (with spoilers)

Just don't be Cersei, whatever you do.


This is how to succeed like Warren Buffett

The Oracle of Omaha has managed his success well.


9 of the best Elon Musk secrets for success

It takes a certain intensity.


This 20-year-old’s ‘Dying 101’ can teach you about living better every day

Wisdom from an inspiring young woman.


Savvy 9-year-old boy becomes chief financial officer for a day at KIND

This kid is going places.

Pop Culture

3 brilliant tips for emotional intelligence from the Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt

We can all be as strong as hell.

Pop Culture

5 ways Wonder Woman succeeded against the odds (and you can too)

Turn your weaknesses into strengths.

The Commute

Subway riders throw amazing party for a graduate stuck on rush-hour train

Who doesn't want to cry with happiness on their commute?


4 proven ways to make rejection less painful

Success is a numbers game, as this poet found out.


The 5 most inspiring thoughts from 2017’s graduation speakers

Advice that's good for everyone, not just new grads.

Gender at Work

Women keep women in engineering, study shows

The "Queen Bee" theory is false, especially in engineering.

Office Life

The 5 blessings of introverts at work

Everyone can learn how to be better at work from introverts.


We all have a little Elsa in us at work, says co-author of ‘Frozen’

Let it goooooo.


The best salary negotiation advice we’ve ever heard comes from this comedian

A 'crass, money-grubbing comedian' has valuable salary-negotiation advice.

Side Hustles

Dutch king reveals his high-flying secret second career

We all need a side hustle, even kings.


Old Navy employee works a shift in her prom dress so she doesn’t have to change

You can work, or you can WERK.