Posts tagged "ambition"

Check Your Vibes: 5 Ways To Build Your Willpower Muscle

When I think about willpower, I usually think of shame.

By: Claire Hannum / April 13, 2015

Make It Stop: “I’ve Lost All My Ambition”

“Where do I start to regain ambition? How do I make the apathy stop?”…

By: Anna Goldfarb / March 27, 2015

Lean In Asks, What Would You Do If You Weren’t Afraid?

What would you do if you weren’t afraid? That’s what LeanIn.org, the organization established by Facebook’s Sheryl Sandberg, author of Lean In: Women, Work And The Will To Lead, wants you to ask yourself. Would it be calling yourself a writer or a musician? Would it be asking for more money? Would it be standing…

By: Jessica Wakeman / May 30, 2013

Girl Talk: In Defense Of Being Lazy

What do you do when one of the things you used to like about yourself the most, looking back, becomes one of the things that you like about yourself the least?

From as young as I can remember, a rocket ship of ambition propelled me forward in all that I did. I didn’t —…

By: Jessica Wakeman / January 19, 2012

Girl Talk: What Female Competition Has To Learn From World Cup Soccer

I am by no means a sports fan. In fact, if I’m being honest, it took me eight full days to bother turning on ESPN to tune into the World Cup — this despite New York City’s peculiar, nearly European-scale football/soccer mania which has surrounded me for over a week and permeated my consciousness.

By: Lucy Bankhead / June 23, 2010