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Archive: Adapting to change

Focus, focus, focus

Getting out of a fallow period meant taking action on the things I knew I needed to do all along.

By Misti Burmeister | October 18, 2010; 12:00 AM ET | Comments (0)

Ups, downs, breakthroughs

How do I get out of a period of stagnation? Well, I've designed elaborate schemes and rituals, but I have a sneaking suspicion they all boil down to waiting for time to pass. Ups and downs are part of my life.

By Seth Kahan | October 18, 2010; 12:00 AM ET | Comments (0)

Torts terrors

On graduation day from law school, I opened the program to be sure my name was listed. I was there! Never had a graduation meant so much to me.

By Patricia McGuire | October 18, 2010; 12:00 AM ET | Comments (0)

Adapt and overcome

By being knocked down, I was forced to look inward and rely on my true strengths and passion. That gave me the energy to forge another path.

By Virginia Bianco-Mathis | October 18, 2010; 12:00 AM ET | Comments (0)

Negative thinking = success

I'm not into the whole recession thing; I think we generally have to work harder and smarter. It's a fact that the people with the most money buy in depressed economies, and there is always someone in every industry doing very well in tough times.

By Garrison Wynn | September 6, 2010; 09:02 PM ET | Comments (0)

Dealing with stress

For the millions of Americans who are unemployed or underemployed, success means dealing with the stress with greater skill, and finding a calm, sheltered place in a time of storms.

By James S. Gordon | September 6, 2010; 12:00 AM ET | Comments (0)

Progressive poverty

Trinity is thriving, in our best financial position ever, as other universities take a much bigger hit. Our years of living frugally served us very well when the recession hit.

By Patricia McGuire | September 5, 2010; 07:06 PM ET | Comments (0)

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