Harvey Mackay

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Mackay: Winning friends at the office and at home

For Aristotle, friendship ranked among the highest virtues. It was an essential element in a full, virtuous and worthwhile life....

Updated: December 21, 2014, - 02:00 PM

Mackay: Lessons from Santa

No matter how you celebrate the holidays, or even which holidays you celebrate, chances are you know about Santa Claus....

Updated: December 14, 2014, - 09:33 PM

Mackay: Getting fired is not the end

What’s one of the hardest tasks in business? It’s not starting a business. It’s not raising money. It’s not even...

Updated: December 07, 2014, - 02:00 PM

Mackay: Stand out in the place where you work

There’s an old joke about farmers: They’re “outstanding” in their fields.But there is nothing funny about being a standout at...

Updated: November 30, 2014, - 02:00 PM

Mackay: There's always room for gratitude

Think that you have little to be thankful? Haven’t taken time to think about the blessings you have?For starters, you...

Updated: November 23, 2014, - 02:00 PM

Harvey Mackay: Happiness means helping others

There is a fable about a little girl who was feeling particularly lonely and blue when she happened across a...

Updated: November 16, 2014, - 02:00 AM

Mackay: Be accountable if you want to count

The recent political silly season is over — finally — and once again, I was listening for one particular word...

Updated: November 09, 2014, - 02:00 PM

Mackay: Motivation lets you be your best self

I began a third career as a motivational business speaker about 26 years ago. Frequently, I have the privilege of...

Updated: November 02, 2014, - 02:00 PM

Mackay: Pressure can be an opportunity to excel

Pressure. The very word strikes fear into many people. Winners thrive on pressure, while losers fear it.What is pressure? My...

Updated: October 26, 2014, - 02:00 PM

Mackay: Discover your values for a greater life

One of the most important traits of any person is the value system by which he or she lives. I...

Updated: October 19, 2014, - 02:00 PM

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