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Five Factors of Personal Development

Five Self-Growth Factors for Success

There are five self-growth factors for success which are a vital part of any personal development path. Understanding them is essential to facilitate your self-improvement as well as for achieving your goals. I like to separate these in two groups: One group has three factors that must be pursued consciously and on purpose. The second group has […]

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Don’t Let Fear Rule Your Life

Fear is a normal animal and human emotion. Even the most corageous people have felt fear at one time or another. Some people are afraid of heights, while others may be afraid of spiders or confined places. These fears are psychological in nature and as such, therapy may be needed to overcome them. This article […]

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4 easy techniques to relax

4 Easy Techniques to Relax

There are a multitude of events in our daily lives that can cause us to feel stressed out, and if we are not conscious about this, we cal easily get wrapped up in the intensity of a situation. This is especially true in business situations or at work but it can apply to any area of your […]

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Everyone Needs Encouragement

Everyone Needs Encouragement

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Wisdom is Not Always Knowing the Answers

A moment of reflection for you today… There is an old Zen story about a sage who came to a Zen master seeking enlightenment. As is their tradition, the Zen guy wants to drink lots of tea first. He makes the tea in the classic teapot and pours tea into his sage’s cup. But when […]

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Eliminate Regrets in Your Life

There comes a time in life where most of us won’t be able to do certain things, such as climbing a mountain once you reach your 80’s, for instance. This is just part of the nature of living and one we must constantly adapt to as time passes. As my dad always says… “It is good to […]

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Get the Most Out of Life

Have you ever noticed that those who get the most out of life – and thus, the best results – are usually those who are willing to do what it takes and go the proverbial ‘extra mile’ by giving their dreams and goals their best shot? For instance, my youngest son loves basketball and his dream is […]

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Together Everyone Achieves More

You’ve heard about it… T.E.A.M. stands for Together Everyone Achieves More! And, I’m here to attest that when there is collaboration between individuals in a group which has the same intent or goal, things turn out better and faster than when working by oneself. This reminds me of a tale that my dad used to tell […]

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Creativity for Problem Solving

Most of us have experienced complex situations that require a special insight to get resolved; one that goes beyond the usual problem solving strategies, where you describe the problem first and analyze it later. Now, don’t get me wrong. Problem solving techniques do work, and can be very helpful. It is important to define the problem, and ask […]

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Get Rid of Clutter in Your Life

This may be a shocker for many, but living in a cluttered space can affect your life in more ways than the obvious. You surely know that it’s difficult to move around, keep organized, and find stuff in a cluttered space. But have you thought of the more subtle ways in which living in a […]

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