“How do you do this as a single woman?” That is the response I gave when asked, “Is there one question that you never get asked that you wish someone would ask you?” at a panel for women in entrepreneurship at the Maine Startup and Create Week event. I know how hard it is to […]
Larks seem inclined toward more conventional lifestyles, while night owls often gravitate toward the arts and entrepreneurial endeavors, says Ben Michaelis, clinical psychologist and author of “Your Next Big Thing.” “I’ve definitely seen a pattern with people getting more creative inspiration at night,” he says. [Read more]
Dr. Ben Michaelis chats with David Ralph of Join Up Dots about his life and career, sharing his best strategies to take action and live a life of purpose. Show Highlights During the show, Dr. Ben Michaelis and David Ralph touch upon the following topics: Why saying yes to an opportunity is the best way to achieve […]
FROM IMPOSTER SYNDROME TO DESIGN FIXATION, HERE ARE THE WAYS YOUR BRAIN WORKS AGAINST YOU AND HOW YOU CAN OUTSMART IT. You may not realize it, but your brain is working against you. Think about it: How many times have you tried to focus in a meeting, only to succumb to a burning desire to […]
“The most important thing that I can say is that if you think you should ask for a raise, then you have almost certainly earned it (and likely more) and must do it,” says New York City psychologist and author of Your Next Big Thing, Ben Michaelis, PhD. “Therefore, what matters is not so much […]
Time to whip out your maps. We all want to be successful, and some of us will be, while others won’t. There’s a lot of debate about what creates the road to success. It’s perseverance, working hard, and being focused and motivated, no doubt. But can success come from knowing when to walk away and take […]
Most people tend to run from failure as though it were some kind of disease — a life sentence. Yet, it is anything but that. Failure is not only good for you, it is actually essential to your well-being, growth and how successful you could be in your life. The problem with failure is that […]
Three ways that being a good boss is like being a good parent, by Dr. Ben Michaelis for SheKnows.com.