Category Archives: Work attitude

Success Journal Podcast 012

012 Seth Godin on Making Yourself Indispensible & a Remarkable Rags to Riches Story



How often do you interrupt yourself? We share how to get far more done by interrupting yourself a lot less.

And could you easily be replaced?  Entrepreneur and author Seth Godin (http://amzn.to/2wceX7F) explains how to make yourself indispensible and “fireproof”.

Then, the rags to riches story of George A. Santino (http://amzn.to/2v3XMF7) who rose from the projects to become a partner at Microsoft. You’re sure to find his climb to the top inspiring.

Plus, the 60 second tale of a man who sold comic books and laughed all the way to the bank.

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011 Craigslist CEO Jim Buckmaster has 20 Billion Page Views & How to Deal with a Job You Hate



You may be working harder and longer, but are you working better? We share some interesting research that may surprise you.

Then, Craigslist CEO Jim Buckmaster says the real secret to their success is putting the customers way ahead of revenues. Yet they are still profitable.

Do you hate your job? Tim Irwin, author of Run with the Bulls Without Getting Trampled (http://amzn.to/2vKSK05) has a plan to help you change that.

Plus, the 60 second story of a school teacher who starts a toy company, and turns playtime into pay time.

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003 A Woman-Owned Business Started at a Kitchen Table is Now Worth Millions & How Using Positive Psychology will Fuel Your Success



Do you sometimes lose focus or procrastinate?  We’ll share four quick tips to boost performance and motivation.  Plus, a mother of two and self-proclaimed Mommy Millionaire, Kim Lavine (http://amzn.to/2qqiEqP) has advice on starting a home business. She started at the kitchen table and quickly became a millionaire.

You’ll also hear sixty-second Success Journal stories about an immigrant who invented an exercise machine, and muscled his way to the top —  and a fruit juice salesman who found a way to squeeze out a fortune.

Then, Harvard psychology professor Shaun Achor, author of The Happiness Advantage (http://amzn.to/2qsUS9J) shares research on how a positive, happy attitude at work (and in life) will fuel your success.