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Why Would You Need 10 Year Goals?? -- Cedric Licuanan
The importantce of 10 Year Goals is examined with a comprehensive plan on how to create and follow your new 10 year plan. Have you ever noticed that you, your close family members, and friends seem ...

You are Too Busy to Move That Fast -- Why Going Slower May Get You Far Greater Results -- Kevin Eikenberry
You’ve probably heard the phrase, “go slow to go fast.” I sometimes say it to Clients and participants in training. I remind myself of this truth occasionally too. Why? Because too often we are ...

An Up Close Demonstration on the Destructive Power of Words -- Brian Carson
I was standing in line the other day at one of those dollar stores that every small town has and in front of me was a woman in her late thirties, early forties and her young son, who looked to be ...

Coding Up Your Self Improvement Program -- Robin OBrien
I’ll admit that I’m a software developer and that I spend up to 9 hours a day in front of a computer terminal, but I don’t think that it necessarily precludes me from the arena of self ...

Go Mental With Counseling -- Eric Cho
Isn’t it ironic, the more developed we are, the more complex life has become? You’d think that all the amenities, gadgets and gizmos around you would make life simple, sweet and pleasing. Perhaps ...

Healing a Broken Heart?...Take Yourself To The Next Level -- Susan Russo
"Go confidently in the direction of your dreams. Live the life you've imagined." -Henry David Thoreau When ending a relationship we go through several stages. Accepting that it's over is key ...

Movies that Mend a Broken Heart -- Brian McDonald
The title was a lie, but whoever believes that a number of titles mentioned in article in a dating website can in fact mend a broken heart has not had her heart torn in several parts enough to ...

Trying To Heal a Broken Heart?...Focus On Yourself -- Susan Russo
"We either make ourselves happy or miserable. The amount of work is the same." -Carlos Castaneda There are many times when ending a relationship that our self-esteem suffers. Self doubt and ...

Murphy's Law -- Dr. Randy Wysong
Murphy’s Law is: If anything can go wrong, it will. Then there is Otoole’s Commentary on Murphy’s Law: Murphy was an optimist. A related law is the Law of Selective Gravity: An object will fall ...

Rules and Guidelines of Human Behavior -- David Camp
The Three Rules of Human Behavior: Three R’s of Human behavior Reason, Response, Results 1ST RULE OF HUMAN BEHAVIOR (Reason) We always have a motive for what we do! Every action and every word is ...

Learning How to Stop -- Robert Rickover
A STORY: “A man enjoys life. But it isn't perfect. He sometimes experiences pain, frustration, and suffering. For a while he gets along okay. But the suffering builds over time, over a number ...

Harnessing the Power of Forgiveness to Heal Your Life -- Indigo Black
The concept of forgiveness is one that transcends religion. Every culture in the world has words of wisdom concerning the forgiveness of others. One Chinese proverb reads, "A man who seeks revenge ...

Overcoming Personality Defects -- Indigo Black
Have you ever woken up one day and realized that you were less than perfect? That you possessed a few unpleasant characteristics? I'm not talking about superficial ones, like the fact that your ...

How I Thank You, Let Me Count the Ways -- Cynthia Marcano
Saying Thank You is always nice, but taking it to the next level is better. Learn How. There isn’t a day in anyone’s life where we could function without the help, generosity, love or care of ...

Learning from your mistakes -- Fatimah Musa
Here’s what you can do when you have made mistakes. If you are alert, aware and awake, you will notice your mistakes when you make them. They contribute to your personal growth. However, if you ...

Fighting Fluxing Fear -- Marshall Wade
Fear is usually an extremely fearful feeling for most of us folks. things in our stomachs become all astir, and begin to flounder around – our minds become dreadfully manic, our feet freeze, and ...

Think Thinking -- Marshall Wade
Yes, once we have made the decision to change our lives for the better, and persist at it on a daily basis, our will to live increases exponentially, we wake up every morning actually looking forward ...

Optimistic Optimism -- Marshall Wade
Naturally, every bundle of organic DNA that is refered to as a human being experience those times in our lives, no matter how hard we strive, when things just seem to work against us. And sure as the ...

Meaningful Minds -- Marshall Wade
It’s rather hard to imagine our lives without our minds, for I seriously doubt we could imagine anything. We would probably resemble all those ........ ... mindless creepy creatures in us we need ...

Do You Have Flaws? -- Danick Buskermolen
Have you ever met anyone who has a character flaw so obvious that everyone around them sees it, but they are blissfully and completely unaware that it even exists. This is what I call a ...

Fame, Fortune & Good Looks Aren't Everything! -- Dr. Gary S. Goodman
Okay, you’re going to love this... I was just scanning the Los Angeles Learning Annex’s catalog and I decided to peruse the biographies of the seminar presenters. John McEnroe is that famous, ...

Tips from a Magician - Dealing with Nerves -- Christopher Shireman
Has this ever happened to you? You are out on the street, you walk up to someone and offer to show them a magic trick. They agree, but as soon as you start to perform your hands start to shake. You ...

Success. A cause and effect -- Phil Hariram
Felix Dennis, the publishing Tycoon reckons that to be rich you need confidence and unshakeable belief. It also helps to have tunnel vision, a thick skin, stamina and a capacity for hard work. So why ...

Your Ego - is not Your Amigo.... -- Samuel Kirschner
Are you Accommodating a bruised ego? Yours or some one else's? Do you realize how much time, energy, mental health and money we spend on feeding and accommodating our bruised egos, and those of ...

Practical Ways of Overcoming Shyness - Part 2 - Tips to Overcome Being Love Shy -- Roy Thomsitt
In the first of two articles on how to overcome shyness, we looked in general at the use of positive thinking about yourself, to build your confidence and use that to start to overcome your shyness. ...

Six Guides for a Planned and Purposeful Life -- Emmanuel Segui
Only 3 or 4 people, out of a hundred, set goals and live a purposeful life. If you want to turn your dreams into reality, there is no other way. Talking or wishing has never resolved any problems and ...

Self-Esteem: How To Let Your Light Shine -- Wendy Betterini
This week something interesting happened to me. I made a gift for someone, and they absolutely loved it. As they exclaimed over it and admired it, they asked if it had taken me long to make. I ...

Learning To Love Yourself: Even Your Ugly Parts -- Wendy Betterini
Does that title make you cringe? It made me cringe when it popped into my head a few days ago. We don't like to think about our "ugly parts," do we? By ugly parts of course I mean those aspects ...

Challenges And The Power Of Acceptance -- Wendy Betterini
Inevitably in life we will have to face disappointment from time to time. Sometimes they may be little disappointments, and other times they may be great, big, heart wrenching disappointments. When ...

Self-Growth: When Everything Falls Apart -- Wendy Betterini
We often have the perception that self-growth will be simple, enjoyable, and rewarding. It certainly can be, but there is also another aspect of the self-growth journey that is rarely mentioned. And ...

10 Ways To Kick The Procrastination Habit -- Julie Plenty
A survey (by the University of Chicago) suggested that those who relish challenge are more likely to live up to 10 years longer than those who spend their lives inhibited by timidity. Trying to ...

Success - Do You Have that Drive to Win? -- Janelle Brooker
For a start whatever your goals are, they need to be what your heart truly desires the most. It’s not just about setting a goal and then working hard to achieve it. You will need to make careful ...

Size Matters: Don't Think Small! -- Grace Judson
These days, it seems as if every time I feel as if I’m thinking BIG, something comes along to show me that at best I’m only thinking medium. While I take comfort in knowing that at least I’m ...

Building Ultimate Success by Boosting Confidence -- Paul Jerard
Most of us realize that it takes positive action to become successful. There are many reasons to avoid action, such as: Procrastination, pure laziness, and lack of confidence. Although ...

Mind of a Champion -- Keith MacLean
How many times did you hear a true champion speak with doubt? How many times did you hear a boxer say, “It will be a tough fight, we will just have to wait until Saturday and see how it all works ...

Principle Wins -- Mike Pniewski
Have you ever been asked to compromise your values? Been offered a chance to score big-time money or a huge promotion if you’d only bend the rules just a little bit? People who declare themselves ...

Accentuate The Positive -- Deanna Mascle
How badly do you want your life to change and improve? How much have you studied up on self help, personal development and success? How many articles and publications have you read? While research, ...

The Art of Distraction -- Wendi Moore
Kathleen appears to be having a bad day. First, her car wouldn’t start and she was late for work. Then, she got called into a surprise meeting where it was revealed that she lost a new account. ...

Slow Down, You Move Too Fast -- Deanna Mascle
Everyone agrees that the modern world is hectic and busy. Most of our days are packed chock full of tasks and challenges. We've all got places to go and people to meet. The more the pressure ...

The Lure of Low Self-Esteem -- Wendi Moore
Rachel has a problem. For 3 ½ years, she has been dating a man who indulges in drugs and alcohol regularly and who is often unfaithful to their relationship. Why, you ask, would anyone put up with ...

Achieve Your Vital Career Goals . Record Clear Goals and Follow the 15 Easy Steps to Career Success -- Mr. R. Sodoma
Career Goal Setting involves recording clear objectives and the actions required to achieve them. The main reason people do not achieve goals is that they do not set any To begin with. Use the ...

Essential Key To Success: Goal Setting -- Jared Winston
You know what most successful people have in common? The answer is simple: goal setting. In these current and ever more chaotic times, carefully setting goals is far more important than aimlessly ...

Discomfort Is Necessary For Your Success -- Keith Lee
Most people don't know much about the process actually committing to their life dreams and goals, because most people don't keep most of their agreements. Most people add a silent, ...

Success Is Just A Matter Of Time -- Stuart Gardiner
There is a great quote that goes "Time is God's way of keeping everything from happening at once" and perhaps this is key to our understanding of why things are the way they are. Time is there ...

Cure Complacency Before It Kills -- Mark Thompson
Successful living is no accident. If you're not on your toes, you can lose it all before you know it. One common thing that those who start to make progress do it to start to let it roll, sit ...

Relieve Stress - 3 Tips to Help You Relieve Stress -- John Purfield
Do you feel you need to relieve stress? If you are living a life with many things going on such as a challenging job, parenting or struggling relationship, then you may have bouts with stress once in ...

Hypnotherapy for Motivation – Getting the Drive Back! -- Rich MacKenzie
Motivation is the key to positivity in our lives. If we were not motivated enough, we would just not have the will in us to go about our daily lives. Its motivation that helps us get through the most ...

10 Proven Tips to Get What You Want!! -- Mohamed Tohami
Are you stuck?! Are you trying hard to achieve your simplest dreams but you seem to be standing on the same square without moving a step forward? Now, I will give you the super-smart proven success ...

What You See (in Your Mind) is What You Get -- Bill Gluth
Imagine the most beautiful sunset you have ever seen. Imagine it sinking below the horizon of that deep blue ocean or dropping behind that massive, snow capped peak. How did that make you feel? It ...

Top 3 Tips to Boost Your Personal Charisma! -- Mohamed Tohami
Charisma!! Charismatic individuals are highly respected by people around them and they project personal power wherever they go. Most people think of charisma as a natural gift. It may seem that ...

What Is Friendship? -- Lisa Vox
Many people don’t know the meaning of friendship, that is why we always expect a lot from other persons without given something in return. Friendship evolves a lot of feelings and has the power to ...

The Top 5 Tips on how to be inspired from the Heart -- Caroline Douglas
There was a time when I didn’t feel inspired at all and didn’t know how to be inspired. I felt like my life had no direction and was frustrated and didn’t know what to do. I was worrying about ...

Why Is Love Important? -- Deanna Mascle
So often we spend most of our time taking care of our physical needs. We make sure our bodies are fed, cleaned, clothed, exercised and rested. We also make sure intellectual stimulation and ...

How to enhance your personal happiness -- Mary Lennox
How often have you heard the cry “All I want is to be happy?” Sometimes this has been followed with,” Surely, that’s not too much to ask for?” Not too much to ask for. This suggests two ...

Monitoring Goals Online -- Virgil Baptiste
Everyone has goals in life; whether it ranges from owning a bigger television set to becoming a president of an important everyday multi-million dollars business, these goals need to thoroughly ...

Success is what happens when you realise that impossible is just a word -- Paul Ruddy
At some point in your life have you ever dreamed of being somebody special, somebody big? Have you ever fantasized about being the one who scores the winning goal? Do you remember your childhood ...

A Victim Mentality Will Make You Remain In A Hurtful Past - My Personal Story Of Emotional Success -- Heidrun Bergdottir
Winner: 1. What I have 2. Makes thing happen 3. How can I become 4. Looks at the positive 5. Finds ways 6. Acknowledges responsibility 7. Takes guidance 8. Always sees wins ahead 9. Listens more 10. ...

Success, Stress, and Happiness -- Dionna Sanchez
Recently I have come to some conclusions about my life and the changes I want to make in it. I had slowly been heading toward these changes within the past year, but it took some time away from it ...

Aikido and Conflict: Turning Difficult Moments into Ki Moments -- Judy Ringer
One of the things that interests me most about conflict is the tendency to resist it and the ways in which this resistance causes me to miss a ki moment - a key moment, when I might respond with ...

Useful Lie Number One -- Steven Gillman
What are useful lies? They are not necessarily lies, but beliefs that benefit us, yet cannot be proven. You don't even need to believe them in the traditional sense. You can use them as ...

Begin to Think Positively -- Terry Coyier
I started experimenting with affirmations years ago. Somewhere, in a dusty corner of my closet, is an affirmation tape, and maybe even a book or two. From these, I learned how to change the internal ...

Negative Energy - How To Avoid It -- Steven Gillman
Where does negative energy come from? Some of it is from the other people we spend time with. Don't we all know people who just suck away our energy? However, it also comes from our own thinking ...

Positive Comments that Motivate You More -- Josh Stone
I've always believed in giving positive feedback whenever someone accomplishes something or performs a job well done. Do you know someone who has a fitness goal? Did they lose weight/pack on ...

Give Yourself and to Your Life - "Just One More Chance" -- Sanjeev Himachali
“Every moment is a new moment; every day is a new day. Every show is a new show; and every match is a new game.” I have seen people getting frustrated with repeated failures. These failures can ...

Aerobic Pictures - The Truth About Their True Effectiveness! -- Mike F. Prince
I know how skeptical people typically are about motivational stuff like aerobic pictures. Everyone has seen and got fed up with that tripe posted on the partition walls of their cubicles – some ...

Hypnotherapy for Motivation – Getting the Drive Back! -- Rich MacKenzie
Motivation is the key to positivity in our lives. If we were not motivated enough, we would just not have the will in us to go about our daily lives. Its motivation that helps us get through the most ...

Finding Your Voice -- Judy Ringer
"There is a vitality, a life force, an energy, a quickening, that is translated through you into action." – Martha Graham When I opened my mouth to sing, my voice caught in my throat. The phlegm ...

The Embarrassment of Self Development -- Robin OBrien
For a long time I yearned to improve myself; my true inner self, but something was holding me back. I made a lot of excuses back then; I didn’t have time; I was too tired; I wasn’t sure what ...

Motivation List -- Noel Whaam
Infrequent years ago, I express to Endeavour to reduce the amount I weighed yet again, but was persevering that this interval the fat would stay off. I had read manifold books on the question of ...

Why Don't You Help Yourself? -- Michael Russell
Many people long for a change of job, a change of lifestyle, a change of direction but many people never achieve this change. Why? There are many why reasons people don't change their situation. ...

Top Motivational Speaker Says: To Stay Positive, Forgive Yourself -- Dr. Gary S. Goodman
The other night I was having a tough time getting to sleep. Random memories of dissatisfying encounters, financial missteps, and disappointments were filling my mind, and I noticed the pattern. Of ...

Conversation 101: Four Tips to Get Started -- Ronnie Ryan
Not sure what to talk about at your next networking meeting or cocktail party? The key to easy conversation is getting curious about other people. When you see someone you want to talk to, get ...

Conversation Tips - for men -- Dan Powers
I was recently talking to an old friend of mine who I hadn’t seen in a long time. While relaxing and enjoying a few drinks, he proceeded to tell me about his experiences with two attractive women ...

Conversation Starters - for men -- Dan Powers
The reality is that MOST guys REALLY need help in this area, so I’m going to dip into my personal archive and share an experience with you. Before I do though, let me just say that being able to ...

Effortless Networking: Initiating Conversations with "Strangers" -- Sri Dasgupta
What makes you want to talk to anyone? For instance, I'm sure you've attended a wedding or friend's birthday party, where there are many people you don't know. What do you typically ...

Small Things in Conversation That Make a Difference -- Steve Kaye
Sometimes little things prevent leaders from being great leaders. For example, I had two conversations yesterday. In one, the other person showed interest in what I had to say. In the second, the ...

10 Questions That Spark Vibrant Business Conversation -- Josiah Mackenzie
You've arrived at your local business networking event with a stack of business cards, and can't wait to meet as many people as possible. Already, you've met a new contact, and exchanged ...

Beat Negative Thinking by Your Positive Attitude -- Peter Fisher
Are your negative thoughts holding you back from being successful. Do you believe that most things don't go your way or even that your life seems filled with conflict and turmoil. Do you let ...

Improve Performance through Positive Thinking and Behavior -- Bill Piker
Positive thinking is making a conscious effort to think with an optimistic attitude and anticipate positive outcomes. Positive behavior means purposely acting with energy and enthusiasm. When you ...

5 Tips To Supercharge Your Motivation -- Christopher Green
Motivation is the driving force behind life-enhancing change. It comes from knowing exactly what you want to do and having an insatiable, burning desire to do what’s necessary to get it. It keeps ...

Your Self Esteem -- Gary
Self Esteem When you're learning about something new, it's easy to feel overwhelmed by the sheer amount of relevant information available. This informative article should help you focus on ...

Fire Up Your Motivation -- Gary
You should be able to find several indispensable facts about motivation in the following paragraphs. If there's at least one fact you didn't know before, imagine the difference it might make. ...

Practice Self Talk and Postive Affirmation Statements in Your Life -- Bill Piker
Positive self-talk means purposely giving yourself positive reinforcement, motivation, and recognition- just as you would do for a friend. Congratulate yourself when you do well, and remind yourself ...

Keep the little things ... little. -- Clayton Shold
Too much stress? Get dressed before bed, make breakfast the night before, and work with the little voices ... say what? Ever feel you have too much stress in your life? Most of know there is good ...

Keep on keeping on! -- Cristina Diaz
We all have felt at times like if the world crumbled upon ourselves. We've felt in a hole, a dark bit of reality, caused by negative feelings. It can be disappointments, bad news, a difficult ...

Be A Positive Role Model -- Cassandra Mack
Has it ever occurred to you that you may be the only positive influence on someone else’s life? Have you ever stopped to think that you may be the only example of excellence and integrity to a ...

Top Speaker Asks: How Can You Be Positive When You Abuse Your Body? -- Dr. Gary S. Goodman
I met a fellow in business whose greatest skill was telephone communication, and that’s nothing to sneeze at. But in his case, he was much more impressive when you weren’t in his physical ...

Beat Negative Thinking by Your Positive Attitude -- Peter Fisher
Are your negative thoughts holding you back from being successful. Do you believe that most things don't go your way or even that your life seems filled with conflict and turmoil. Do you let ...

Believe You Can Do It! -- SK Wong
When President J. F. Kennedy declared to the world that American would put man on to the moon by the end of the decade, no one knew then how to send man to the moon. Kennedy strong belief had set in ...

Are You On The Ball? -- Kate Harper
"The game of life is a lot like football. You have to tackle your problems, block your fears, and score your points when you get the opportunity." Lewis Grizzard You may be wondering if this topic ...

Positive Comments that Motivate You More -- Josh Stone
I've always believed in giving positive feedback whenever someone accomplishes something or performs a job well done. Do you know someone who has a fitness goal? Did they lose weight/pack on ...

Motivation Muster -- Kurt Mortensen
Basically, there are only two things that motivate us in life: inspiration and desperation. We either move toward that which inspires us, or we move away from something that fills us with despair or ...

Motivation by Listening -- Peter Fisher
Listening skills are a very powerful motivation factor. Hardly any people are actually good at listening, being more interested in what they are going to say next. When you think about how many ...

3 Simple Keys to Getting Rid of Fear -- Michael A. Verdicchio
Fear is your enemy – no other way to describe it. I’m not talking about that natural life preserving action along with a major boost of adrenalin that happens if a wild animal is coming at you. ...

Happiness Is About Connection And Gratitude -- Ineke Van Lint
People complain. They’re complaining all the time about everything. As a child, I was innocent enough to believe what people were saying. I really thought there were plenty of valid reasons to ...

An Article On Perfectionism -- Shen Gerald
What is Perfectionism? Perfectionism is defined as a meticulous drive to attain excellence. A perfectionist is one who has this characteristic. 'Perfectionism' is a most prevalent belief in ...

Laughter, Play, Fun, Joy, Happiness -- Jeanie Marshall
You have your own unique constructs and beliefs and views about laughter and play and fun and joy and happiness. As does each person. In this article, I focus first on the dynamic of laughter and ...

Don't Be A Slave To Your Things -- Steve Gillman
Do you have things like a bicycle, jetski, or swimming pool that sit unused? Is it that you don't have time to use them because you have to work so much just to pay for them? Sometimes it seems ...

Reserve Judgment -- Marcus Engel
“Sir, you need to come over here and have a seat,” the screener said, grabbing my arm and tugging me to a chair. “Well, they were right,” I growled under my breath, thinking back on my ...

10 Ways To Show Encouragement To Others -- Mary Lennox
I've never met anyone who didn’t like to be praised. Some find it harder than others to accept praise or can be embarrassed by praise but we all like to have some. Praise is something which we ...

Demotivation - It Happens To Everyone -- Josh Stone
You've all heard my views on motivation... well now, get ready for my take on demotivation. Ever been SO demotivated that you just can't find yourself doing anything productive? No mood to ...

Success and Self-Esteem -- Carla Valencia
"To laugh often and much; to win the respect of intelligent people and the affection of children; to earn the appreciation of honest critics and endure the betrayal of false friends; to appreciate ...

Smile and the World Smiles with you -- Sylvia White
Have you ever noticed as you walk along the street how grim every one looks. Where ever you look every one is going about their business with a look of consternation on their face. Have we forgotten ...

7 Steps to Happiness -- Pablo Golub
Although there are people who are chemically depressed, which means that they are depressed for no reason, happiness is a choice for most of us. Happiness is gained by doing, not by thinking. When ...

Protect Yourself Against Negative Thinking -- Linda Kleist
We protect ourselves against negative forces everyday in so many ways. Think about it; we lock our doors to our homes to keep ourselves as well as our belongings safe, we wear seat belts in our ...

Develop a Positive Attitude Today -- Lance Winslow
Are you looking to increase your positive attitude in life and develop a more positive perspective in your world? Well the first thing you should be considering then in looking in the mirror and ...

Using Positive Affirmations as an Aid to Self Improvement -- Roy Thomsitt
One of the terms you may have come across in your reading or listening about positive thinking is "positive affirmations"; but what is a positive affirmation? An affirmation, according to a ...

There is no place like now -- Deon Du Plessis
Most people in our culture today are so busy running around trying to arrange their lives to be somewhere else. We all want to be somewhere else geographically or financially or in our relationships. ...

Dare To Be Yourself, There's Nobody Like You -- Ineke
There’s no need for you to imitate anybody else; they already exist. Do you want to be just like your colleague? If the Creator wanted two identical colleagues, then He would have created a copy of ...

Healing a Broken Heart?...Learn To Forgive -- Susan Russo
"When a deep injury is done to us, we never recover until we forgive." -Alan Paton As you are going through the various stages of healing yourself after the end of a relationship; many people stumble ...

Memory – How to Memorize a Long List -- Ugur Akinci
There are TWO KEY CONCEPTS to memorizing a long list of items: 1) Converting each item into an IMAGE as RIDICULOUS and STRIKING as possible. 2) LINKING those images to one another through ACTIONS as ...

Motivation Defined -- Kurt Mortensen
Motivation is a call to action. Motivation inspires change, movement, and focus; it is what makes the world turn. The Art of Motivation is a must for Master Persuaders. How do you motivate in such a ...

How to Eliminate the Negative and Destructive Patterns of Thinking and Feeling -- Fatimah Musa
Negative thinking results in destructive feeling. As you continue to dwell on the negativity in your life, it becomes a pattern. From the minute you wake up, your thoughts and emotions become ...

Read Minds Using Simple Techniques -- Steve Gillman
I hope you won't be too disappointed when I tell you that you'll never read minds like Mel Gibson in "What Women Want." However, you can learn how to get a better idea of the general state of ...

The Mind Set Of Success - In The Beginning, There Was A Thought -- Richard Kimball
Thoughts are the starting point to all that we do, both good and bad, either success or failure. People underestimate the power of thought. Thoughts are things. They are energy. Every thought leaves ...

How to Find Your Real Self Again -- Kathy Gates
On the surface it seems an odd idea that you could actually be anything other than who you really are. But from the time we can talk, we’re being programmed to “fit in”. We find ourselves ...

The ride of your life: who's driving? -- selfimprovement-gym.com
One of the biggest challenges that most people face in the exiting times we live in, is the feeling that their lives are just spiralling out of control. They feel like the events and circumstances of ...

Seven Keys To Happiness -- Kim Olver
This article summarizes much of what I’ve learned thus far on my journey to self-discovery and positive growth. Along the way, through many of life’s ups and downs, with the help of many awesome ...

Happiness Is About Connection And Gratitude -- Ineke
People complain. They’re complaining all the time about everything. As a child, I was innocent enough to believe what people were saying. I really thought there were plenty of valid reasons to ...

Don't Be A Slave To Your Things -- Steve Gillman
Do you have things like a bicycle, jetski, or swimming pool that sit unused? Is it that you don't have time to use them because you have to work so much just to pay for them? Sometimes it seems ...

Four Enduring Truths -- Steve Gillman
There are enduring truths about ourselves that we sometimes don't see or remember. What are they? They are truths that were recognized thousands of years ago, and have stood the test of time. ...

Powerful Words -- Ann Stewart
We have the power to achieve, create and change circumstances in our lives. We are born powerful. Our Creator did not leave us helpless, poor and weak. He gave us all the tools to not only survive ...

When thoughts become things -- www.selfimprovement-gym.com
We don't really judge people by what they say but rather by what they do. We judge people by their behaviour and by their actions. The reason for this is that deep down inside we all know that ...

Inspiration…what is it? -- Donald Ogilve
This is very much like the chicken and the egg question, right? There is no definite answer. Concerning inspiration vs. aspiration, the best course of action is to discover how to get people ...

A Change is as Good as a Rest -- www.ellemence.com
How many times do you hear yourself say “I need a vacation!”? Your life is busy with routines - work, school, laundry, bringing the kids to all of their activities, so it’s no wonder that you ...

How to cope with stress and increase your natural energy -- Jack Prime
About a quarter of all people who visit their doctor or medical health practitioner complain about feeling tired, run down or exhausted. Often an underlying health issue is the cause and their body ...

Get Motivated Today With These 4 Essential Pillars of Motivation -- Adam Eason
I want to give you four wonderful pillars for motivation, four main themes to underpin a healthy sense of drive and inspiration. - The first main pillar of motivation is to gain recognition from ...

Do You Want More Energy -- Danick Buskermolen
Many years ago I suffered low grade chronic fatigue syndrome symptoms. So energy is now a precious commodity to me. Health issues are one thing, but there are some other energy zappers and power ...

Fear - A common Motivator for Self Confidence -- Abe Cherian
If you are like most people, you are often confronted with fears that hold you back - consciously or subconsciously. Although you weren't born with them, you are under the strong influence of the ...

How To Know Whether You Will Be Successful Or Not?! -- Mohamed Tohami
Did you know that... you can instantly know whether you will be successful or not? All of us want to be successful, but there is a big difference between what we want and what we have. Today, I will ...

One Great Way to Improve Your Life -- Laurent Grenier
Perhaps there is no greater means of improving one's life than striving to answer in the most enlightened way this single question: Why live? I started to ask myself that question about thirty ...

How To Stay Motivated in Attaining Your Goals -- Catherine Pulsifer
There will be times when you get discouraged, or start to doubt yourself as you work towards attaining your goals. The best way to overcome these feelings is to go back to the reason you set your ...

Ten Questions and Answers to Accomplishing Your Goals -- Scott Rendall
Here's your assignment and as I promised it won't be difficult. I want you to write the first things that pop into your head when you read the following questions. There's no need to ...

Failure Leads to Success -- Donald Ogilve
At first glance, would you be able to tell the real gold from a fake one? Just like majority of people, you probably won’t be able to tell since both have the same look, unless you have prior ...

Persistence is Key -- Donald Ogilve
Once, there was a dog named Manty. She was a typical house pet in a typical middle-income family. The family lived in a rather small house. So, home to Manty was the backyard, which was rather small ...

What Makes People Successful? -- Ruth Barringham
Strategies for Success What do successful people do that others don’t? What motivates them to keep going? Can anyone be successful? What makes them different from others? Attitude Successful people ...

One Great Way to Improve Your Life -- Laurent Grenier
Perhaps there is no greater means of improving one's life than striving to answer in the most enlightened way this single question: Why live? I started to ask myself that question about thirty ...

3 Keys to Making Your Dreams Happen -- Barb Elyett
Are you a dreamer? Do you have a desire to do something great with your life? Do you have unique talents and gifts that you long to share with others? If so, then take your hand right now, tap ...

Dealing With An Angry Person -- Steve Moore
Everyone is periodically faced with an angry person, and can be challenging to deal with. I’d like to share a few ideas in how to react to another’s anger, whether it’s a spouse, friend, or ...

Some Easy Ways to Save More Money -- Seth Rossman
Ways to Save Money Don't play the lottery. Just don't do it. You might as well flush your dollars down the toilet. Save $50-$250 a year. Cancel cable TV premium channels. You know they are a ...

Believe in Self; Trusting Yourself -- Lance Winslow
If you wish to succeed in life you must believe in yourself and trusting yourself is one of the most important things for developing self-confidence and self-esteem. It is great to rely on the ...

The Embarrassment of Self Development -- Robin OBrien
For a long time I yearned to improve myself; my true inner self, but something was holding me back. I made a lot of excuses back then; I didn’t have time; I was too tired; I wasn’t sure what ...

A Motivation Theory To Try Right Now -- Steven Gillman
A good motivation theory has to recognize the fact that we each get motivated differently. In the practice of neuro-linguistic programming or "NLP" this is taken into account in many ways. One of the ...

Motivation: What If You Didn't Need It? -- Pamela Catey
Do you beat yourself up emotionally for what seems to be lack of motivation? Are you trying to figure out what’s wrong with you and fix it, so that you can get on with the business of living your ...

How to Attract Personal Happiness -- Margaret Stead
The 'Golden Rule' occurred in the Greek and Chinese cultures thousands of years before the Christian era: "Do unto others as you would have them do unto you." The spirit of the Golden Rule is ...

Why Do We Hurt Those We Love Most And How To Stop This -- Ineke Van Lint
You love each other but can’t manage to communicate without arguing, fighting and ending up exhausted, each one in his corner, trying to lick his wounds and thinking of how to protect one self ...

Smart People Set Smart Goals -- Judy H. Wright
Years ago I remember reading a book or article by Zig Ziglar, on the eight universal needs of all mankind. Incorporating that information into my own life’s journey, has been a guiding principal in ...

Self Help: Discover Your Own Potential -- Michael Russell
Innovation is a talent that everyone has but many people would refute that idea. If you've ever marvelled at somebody's creative ability, you too can generate that same ability but it takes ...

How To Overcome Worry And Build Self Confidence -- Nick Arrizza, M.D.
One major negative emotion that erodes one's self confidence is worry. It does this by creating self doubt, fear, anxiety, nervousness, indecisiveness, feelings of uncertainty, a sense of not ...

Stress Relief Techniques -- Michael Russell
Is stress taking over your life? Do you wish you could just relax and not feel so much tension all the time? There are ways to reduce your stress using some very simple techniques. Stress affects ...

Planning For Change -- Michael Russell
Success means more than economic gains, titles and degrees. It usually follows careful planning. If you decide you want to change your life and have a good idea of what you want to do then that is ...

How To Increase Self Confidence -- Steve Hill
Are you looking into ways to help you to gain more confidence? Have you a lack of self-belief? Do you think that you are a weak person? Would you like to be more care-free person? If you have ...

5 Ways to Happy Energy -- Heather Dominick
Have you ever met someone who exudes “happy”? I’m not talking about over-the-top-in-your-face-they-make-you-a-little-uncomfortable happy. Just truly happy. You figure they must have been born ...

Create Success - One Goal at a Time -- Dorothy M. Neddermeyer, PhD
Success is the progressive realization of meaningful goals. This definition means that you will continually realize success one goal at a time with another goal waiting to be realized. Goals, by ...

How to Use Failure to Succeed -- Saleem Rana
Failure is not an end point. It is a signal for course correction. Despite the avalanche of material on system’s theory and many excellent works that compare the mind to a cybernetic system, ...

What Would You Do If You Knew You Could Not Fail? -- Maureen Staiano
What would you do if you knew you could not fail? It’s an interesting question and one that definitely gets the creative thought process started. Take the fear of failure out of the way and a whole ...

10 Attributes of Effective Strategic Leaders! -- Bill Thomas
Did you know that people who lead strategically resemble fine-tuned machines? By focusing on their strategies, leaders see a bigger picture, they understand the reasons why and recognize the ...

Seven Personal Characteristics Of A Good Leader -- Barbara White
How often have you heard the comment, “He or she is a born leader?” There are certain characteristics found in some people that seem to naturally put them in a position where they’re looked up ...

How to Attract Personal Happiness -- Margaret Stead
The 'Golden Rule' occurred in the Greek and Chinese cultures thousands of years before the Christian era: "Do unto others as you would have them do unto you." The spirit of the Golden Rule is ...

Conflict Resolution: 17 Secrets to Successfully Conquer Conflicts -- Paul Davis
Do we have to go to court over everything nowadays? Do we not have brains to work things out ourselves? Must we hold grudges for a lifetime? Isn’t there a better way? Going to court is becoming ...

Do You Have A Life Plan -- Deanna Mascle
During the course of our daily lives we make plans. We make plans for dinner, for trips to the grocery store, and for cleaning our house. We also make long-term plans for our education, our finances, ...

How to Get Exactly What You Want -- Dave Navarro
J. Paul Getty was quoted for his formula for success: "Rise early, work hard, strike oil." I'm a huge supporter of the practice of rising early (and if you're not, you probably should be). ...

Lack of Strength of Character -- Lance Winslow
Weakness is not a human trait and certainly our species could have never gotten this far had we been weak. Some volcano, Earthquake or Saber Tooth Tiger surely would have ended our short evolutionary ...

Self-Motivation: How to Keep Yourself Motivated -- Monice Dulcinea
Keeping one’s self going is a difficult thing to do. There are a million distractions that occur every day and that can mean that we do not stay on track with what we should be doing. ...

Action Speaks Louder -- Donald Ogilve
We’ve all been in that place. You have a pretty good idea what must be done, but you can’t do it. You know it is the appropriate thing to do, but you just can’t act. You are stuck. You mull the ...

The Reality of Imagery for Empowerment -- Jeanie Marshall
This article focuses on the power of imagination and imagery. Popular is the belief that imagery and imagination are not real. From my point of view, imagination is real: it exists in another ...

Find and Set Your Goals in 10 Easy Steps...Guaranteed! -- Johannes Nefischer
Goal setting and realization are a difficult task for most people. As simple as it may seem to be, thinking about and setting a goal is not really that easy. Just like anything else, there are steps ...

Creative Focus: You Always Get What You Focus On… So Focus On What You Really Want! -- Dan Goodwin
What do you focus on and spend most of your time thinking about? The things you want in your life? Or the things you don't want? Whatever it is you focus on, that's what you'll find will ...

Thoughts Become Things -- manifestwealthmentor.com
We are where we are, because of our thoughts in the past. Thoughts become things. We consciously or subconsciously always think about something. The problem is that we usually think more about things ...

How To Cope With And Reduce Stress -- Steve Hill
I have always struggled to live a stress-free life. I worry about almost every aspect of life and living this way has caused me a lot of problems including various bouts of ill health from time to ...

Life is Easier -- Tracey Wilson
Our lives depend so much on our attitude, especially when we first wake up. In the morning, the mirror in your bathroom is usually one of the first places you look. Plaster the bottom of the mirror ...

5 Powerful Reasons Why INSPIRATION Should Be a Part of YOUR Success Strategy -- Cari Vollmer
Let’s face it. Life can be difficult. It just can be. Work pressures mount, family demands become overwhelming, health suffers, stress builds. I have to admit, it happens to me and when it does, ...

Insomnia - What Causes Insomnia And How Does Insomnia Affect My Health? -- Ian Mason
Insomnia is termed as disease. But truth is that Insomnia is not a disease itself, it is symptom of sleep disorders. However, though the Insomnia is not a disease it may have adverse effect on your ...

The Master Key To Self Motivation -- Momodou Sabally
You see this thing called motivation could be really elusive. Do you remember being highly motivated one day or a week and then the next day or week you start flopping? Anyway I do and I know many ...

Working on Personality Flaws -- Tracey Wilson
It all starts out the same ... and every day you know that this is the day that everything is going to change. Today, everything will work out just like you have been planning in your head; Breathe ...

Music For Self Improvement -- Steve Gillman
Would you like to pop in a CD and have a better quality of life, and even self improvement? There are three ways you can use music to accomplish this. Music For Motivation Put on energetic music, and ...

Energy Boosters -- Steve Gillman
I needed to learn about energy boosters. Fatigue and a lack of energy have been problems for all my life. In an effort to find out why, I've asked doctors, read books, and finally decided that ...

5 Powerful Reasons Why INSPIRATION Should Be a Part of YOUR Success Strategy -- Cari Vollmer
Let’s face it. Life can be difficult. It just can be. Work pressures mount, family demands become overwhelming, health suffers, stress builds. I have to admit, it happens to me and when it does, ...

Move Forward with Intense Desire -- Doran Roggio
In order to be successful and reach your goals, there are several characteristics you must possess. In a series of articles we are going to examine the things that are so essential to your growth ...

How People Get Inspired -- Thomas Bekkar
“Which comes first, the chicken or the egg?” No matter how this topic is tackled, the question remains a mystery. “Do you need to be inspired to aspire or do you need an aspiration to get ...

Tips to Increase Your Self-Esteem and Confidence -- Thomas Bekkar
Whenever one is beset by a situation that he or she is unsure of – facing someone admired, having to perform in front of an audience, or simply talking to others – he or she is facing a goodly ...

7 Reasons Why It Is Important To Have Goals -- Deanna Mascle
I recently had a conversation with one of my former students. She has been out of school for a few years now but isn't satisfied with the direction her career has taken. In fact, she's not ...

Motivation And Your Personal Vision - An Unbeatable Force -- Ken Harness
Motivation can take you far, but it can take you even further if you first find your vision. Your vision will motivate and guide you on your journey to success and personal fulfillment. Trying to ...

The Easy Way To Lasting Self Motivation -- Peter Murphy
Will power alone will never work over the long term. It is the hardest way possible to get yourself to do anything. The answer is to discover the secrets of self motivation. Why? Because it is like ...

How To Motivate Yourself -- Dr Kem Thompson
Without appropriate action you won't get any results. You know the results you'd like to achieve. You know the actions you should take to help you achieve them. Yet you don't take action. ...

Attitude Is The Key To Success -- Joe Love
We all want success in life. We want success in our home life, business life, and in our relationships with others. The most important single factor that guarantees our success in every aspect of our ...

Goal Setting Tips and Techniques -- Nishanth Reddy
Every person in the world dedicates countless hours to thinking of their future and their present condition in life. Most of us wish that there was something that they could change in their life. ...

Freedom from Fear, Say Goodbye to your Panic Attacks -- Monalisa Hyden
What if I say that you are not going to have another panic attack? I will never blame you if you speculate when I say that you will not undergo another attack. I understand that you have gone through ...

Thoughts and visualization a powerful combination against negativity -- Dave Wright
You are your thoughts, All that arises, arises from our thoughts, We make the world with our thoughts. - Buddha. There is a Hindu story about a man, lost in a forest, who, late in the night, comes ...

Imagination – without it, life would be unimaginable -- Dave Wright
To imagine the unimaginable is the highest use of the imagination. – Cynthia Ozick We all have it, it’s just that we seldom use it. We go about our day following the usual routine and rarely ...

Love Is The Answer (Sounds Trite But It's True) -- Mark Maxwell
It’s all about love. It may seem trite to say, but its true. Love is where it’s at. What do you want to do in life? It goes easier with love in your heart. Want better relationships, or a better ...

Use The Power Of Your Thoughts -- Ineke
The greatest power we ever got is the power of our thoughts. There is an Intelligence inside us that can elevate our life at the highest level. Everyone should learn to collaborate with this ...

Happiness Takes Work: 5 Choices to Create Happiness -- Margaret Paul, Ph. D.
All of us have met people who just seem to be happy most of the time. Perhaps you have assumed that these people are just naturally happy, or that they are the lucky people who have an easy life, or ...

The Secret of Happiness -- Kathy Gates
What does happiness mean to you? There’s a lot of searching going on these days for the elusive emotion of “being happy” --where do you find it, how do you create it, even what it actually is. ...

"How to Reclaim Your Life’s Happiness by Demolishing the #1 Self-Esteem Killer" -- Dr Joe Rubino
Extensive studies show that more than 85% of the population suffers from some degree of diminished self-worth, lacking self-esteem and insufficient confidence. For most of the people who lack a ...

The Magic of Positive Thinking -- John Boe
Yes, there is magic in positive thinking! In aviation, the word attitude means the angle at which the plane meets the wind, whether the wings are level with the horizon, and whether it is climbing or ...

The most under rated method to achieve success! -- Graham and Julie
It’s a known fact that we subconsciously work towards that which we can visualise. The secret is; to ensure that the visualisation is good for you. What you visualise is what you want to achieve. ...

Tony Robbins CANI! System Explained -- Chris Knight
"CANI" stands for Constant And Never-ending Improvement. It's an acronym that Tony developed more than a decade ago and he was influenced by Dr. W. Edwards Deming. Dr. Deming is credited as one ...

Dr. Wayne Dyer - 22 Lessons I Learned -- Chris Knight
Dr. Wayne Dyer is a popular motivational speaker and author. His recent books include The Power of Intention, Ten Secrets For Success & Inner Peace, Getting in the Gap and Everyday Wisdom. I've ...

How to Use Eye Contact to Make a Good Impression -- Royane Real
Have you ever wondered why some people seem to make new friends so easily, while others find it so hard to form successful relationships with new people? Researchers who study relationships have ...

How to Accept Criticisms and Their Role in Our Life? -- Arvind Katoch
Critics play a major role in shaping our lives. Critics are very-2 important for producing a constructive and great work. If there is no one who criticizes our work then we will never be able to know ...

Developing A Winning Attitude -- Joe Love
A positive mental attitude is an absolutely indispensable prerequisite for success. Your attitude determines how well you do and how far you go in life. Speaker and writer, Earl Nightingale called ...

Overcoming Adversity -- Curtis G. Schmitt
Adversity in life is inevitable. Overcoming adversity--dealing effectively with setbacks, frustration, and resistance--is the single most important skill you can develop, in business and in your ...

Having A Positive Attitude To Life Brings Many Rewards -- Steve Hill
I am the type of person who used to have a very negative attitude to most aspects of life. I am not alone in thinking this way as most of the people I meet seem to be constantly moaning about ...

Free Tips To Improve Self Confidence -- Steve Hill
1. DRUNK! At the age of sixteen I was invited out for the evening on a Saturday night to celebrate a friend’s birthday. This for most people would be something to look forward to, for me it was ...

Your Biggest Do it Yourself Project -- Kevin Eikenberry
When I meet people and tell them what I do, I often hear, “Oh, you are a motivational speaker,” with some amount of assuredness in their voice. While I realize there are many speakers that people ...

Inspiration Through Fear -- Joshua Uebergang
You've brought books, CDs, those old cassette tapes, searched the internet, and maybe even attended seminars, but yet you find yourself falling short of your desire or you don't even come one ...

Happiness Takes Work: 5 Choices to Create Happiness -- Margaret Paul, Ph.D.
All of us have met people who just seem to be happy most of the time. Perhaps you have assumed that these people are just naturally happy, or that they are the lucky people who have an easy life, or ...

Are You A Know-All Or No-All? -- CD Mohatta
Expert or Generalist - what are you? Are you one who will know more and more about one subject and less and less about others? Or you are one who knows something about everything? Those of us who are ...

The Meaning of Friendship -- Paul Jones
It is easier to solve a problem when there are two willing minds to do it. When you need help of course you turn for help to your family. But when something really serious comes up you think about ...

Motivational Sayings - Ten Great Ones -- Steven Gillman
Why read motivational sayings? For motivation! You might need a bit, if you can use last year's list of goals this year because it's as good as new. All of us can benefit from inspirational ...

Inspirational Thought For The Day -- Steven Gillman
Are you ready for your inspirational thought for the day? When you first read it, it may seem too simple. However, if you think about it for even a moment, you'll see that the implications are ...

How Do You Develop Awareness -- Bill Gluth
Awareness is actually very easy to develop. All you have to do is stop worrying about the past, don’t anticipate a future that hasn’t occurred and stay focused on your thoughts and actions in ...

Showing Up When Opportunity Knocks! -- Lynn Kindler
Most of my life the message that seemed to be repeated over and over and over again was, “does not live up to potential“. It showed up in my conduct reports during school, it showed up in various ...

Don't Stop Short of The Gold -- Laurie Hayes
In Napoleon Hill's classic Think and Grow Rich, he tells a true story of a man named R. U. Darby and his uncle who were hit by the "gold fever" during the gold rush. After having their first car ...

If I Had 24 Hours To Live -- Dawn Fields
A few years back, the ex-recording artist, turned Pastor, turned recording artist again, Mase, had a record out called “If I Had 24 hours to live…” During the song, he, and a couple of other ...

Do You Think Motivational Thoughts? -- Steven Gillman
What do motivational thoughts do? They help you take action. This isn't about positive thinking or motivating quotes. Those have their place in shaping your attitude and thinking. However, what ...

Do you know who you really are? -- Regie Odom
Do you know how special you are, simply because you are? You are a natural, you are unique. . . one-of-a-kind. We need you since you are the only one of you. The great dancer and choreographer Martha ...

Success-- The Key and the Fire -- Dianne Ronnow
Discipline is learning to say “no” to our primitive uncontrolled cravings and selfish destructive desires. We develop self-management when we begin to distinguish the difference between what is ...

The Joy of Challenge -- Rich Fettke
How did you feel when you were going for it? How do you feel now when you think back on that challenge? My clients have shown me, time and time again, that when we have a compelling goal that ...

How to Increase Your Self-Esteem -- Susan Dunn, MA
Self-esteem is one of those things you earn by doing things. If you are not doing all you’re capable of, you know this, and so you can’t talk yourself into self-esteem. It’s hard to fool the ...

Can You or Can’t You -- Timothy Whitt
There are a lot of people out there who for one reason or another really can’t so something. This article is not about you so don’t be offended. This article is about all the other people who for ...

Complacency -- Sue Dyson
If we do not change our direction, we will end up where we are headed. - Chinese proverb The self-development market is inundated with tips, techniques and treasures on visualizing your success. ...

5 Habits of the Highly Mediocre -- Jan Hinton
At last, the closely-guarded, little-known habits of the highly mediocre are exposed! After years of unscientific research and observation, we reveal the powerful daily habits in this article. No ...

Are You Programmed For Success...Or Failure? -- Larry Bilotta
Have you ever wondered why some people just have it all? They're well liked by everyone they meet, financially set and attractive…but what stands out most is their beaming sense of ...

Self Knowledge -- Steve Gillman
Self knowledge means more personal power. You can more effectively use a computer when you know more about it, and in the same way, you can more effectively use your own brainpower, mind and body ...

Quiz - Are You Reliable? -- CD Mohatta
We all value those friends who are reliable. It also applies to family members. We do not respect anybody who is not reliable. He/she has lost our trust. In every relationship, trust is of primary ...

Give A Smile-Get A Smile -- Doran Roggio
In today’s world of technology we do not have ample opportunity to get personal. Life is fast-paced and everyone seems to be in a rush. We dial the phone and we talk to machines. We spend long ...

Achieve Your Goals Through The Magic Of Consistency -- John Watson
Consistency seems to be a boring idea at first sight. It lacks glamour and excitement. But, when you look more closely, consistency is anything but boring. It contains the secret of achievement and ...

Getting Control of Your Anger -- Todd E. Linaman
One of the major roadblocks to strong relationships, both at home and at work, is the inability to effectively manage one’s emotions. Of all the emotional, psychological and physical responses we ...

10 Ways To A Healthier and Better You -- Eva Moffat
10 Ways of getting healthier and becoming a better you. You can lose weight. Take more exercise. Eat a well balanced diet. Take care of your heart. Increase your enegy. Be kind to yourself. Be ...

Test Your Emotions And Outside Stimuli -- CD Mohatta
How much are your emotions affected by outside stimuli? This will be a difficult question to answer for anyone - Are You Happy? If yes, how much? Are you happy under all circumstances? At all the ...

A Sample Test to Test Your Positive Thinking -- Pradeep Aggarwal
To find out how positive you are, answer the following questions as honestly as you can using this scoring system: Answers Points Always or almost always 5 Usually 4 Sometimes 3 Rarely 2 Never 1 Put ...

Learn the Secret of Making More Friends! -- Royane Real
When you meet new people for the first time, do you usually like most of the new people that you meet? Or do you find that you usually dislike new people, unless they can eventually prove after a ...

Solutions For Extreme Shyness -- Royane Real
Are you ever shy? Shyness is actually very common. Most people experience some degree of shyness from time to time in certain situations. In fact, only about 7% of people claim that they never feel ...

Is Your Work Stressing You? Test Yourself -- CD Mohatta
All of us who are working to earn our living face some stress in our work life. Many of us face more stress than we can cope up with. But sometimes we don't realize that. The stressed life ...

Forgiving Yourself and Others -- Roger Ellerton
At some point in our lives, all of us have been wronged by another person and felt hurt, angry or resentful. This is a natural reaction and part of being human. However, if we do not resolve or come ...

How To Minimize Stress In Your Life -- Kim Beardsmore
Every parent gets stressed. Its a part of life. How we deal with our stress will help shape the emotional health of our children. This article shows simple keys on how to deal with stress ...

You’re Desire Power And The 3 Keys of All Great People -- Dale Odeyemi
Desire is a very strong Key towards your mind power. You must not only know “what you want”, but you must also “want it hard enough” and be willing to make an effort towards attaining it… ...

How To Be More Attractive: Gotta Have Sense Of Humor! -- http://www.pickupsuccess.com/
Men having great sense of humor ranked number three as being a personality trait that attracts women on survey results conducted by several magazines. Topping the survey is physical appearance and ...

Boost Your Self-Confidence with These 5 Tips (and create the life you really want!) -- Cari Vollmer
Imagine this day: You wake up in the morning, feeling well-rested and at peace because you know, beyond a shadow of a doubt, what you need to do to live the life you most want. You have a clear ...

How to be Confident in 4 Easy Steps -- Peter Murphy
Some people just seem to naturally know how to be confident in any given situation. Let’s face it; learning how to be more confident can seem like a daunting task. However, if you want to have the ...

You CAN do it! -- Peter Murphy
Today I just wanted to encourage you. Why? Because even as you are doing your best to motivate yourself there will be days when it all seems too much. Still, no matter how challenging life gets bear ...

How To Acheive Your Full Potential -- DeAnna Spencer
If you want to make more of your talents - live up to your full potential - you have to learn to use them. You have the power to change your habits - to acquire new skills and fully use the skills ...

Stress Symptoms -- Rolf Rasmusson
Stress relief and management Recognizing stress symptoms can be a positive influence in that we're compelled to take action. The sooner the better. It's not always easy to discern why the ...

Stress: Daily Self-Care Habits to Manage Stress -- Linda Dessau
Today we have more stress in our lives than ever before – good stress, bad stress, red stress, blue stress (my little ode to Dr. Seuss). No matter what kind of stress it is, a real crisis or an ...

7 Tips to Help You De-stress & Handle Your Problems -- Rene Godefroy
Life would be so wonderful if it weren’t for other people. Let’s face it, people will upset you. They will say things that will hurt your feeling. And no matter how well you plan, problems and ...

How to Deal With Difficult People Part 2 - The Bully -- Dr. Tony Fiore
Sixty-four year old Bill was a married retired executive who sought anger management help on the insistence of his wife Ann. After 24 years Ann could no longer tolerate his bullying behavior toward ...

The Top 10 Steps to DeStress -- Pam Woods
Do you feel tense and anxious at work? Do your co-workers and/or boss make you crazy? Is your personal life less than blissful? If so, you've got stress. If you're like most people you've ...

Fear and Worry - The real Lethal Weapons -- Sonya Green
Fear has many faces and most of those faces are in disguise. Fear can be so deceptive that we rarely recognize or define it, and therefore fail to challenge it when it sneaks up upon us in such an ...

Ten Relaxation Techniques -- Steven Gillman
A few good relaxation techniques can save your life, because stress is more than just unpleasant. It's also dangerous to your health. Disciplined practices such as meditation can help relieve ...

Six Easy Ways To Cope With Burnout -- Riana D Lance
Have you ever been hopeless, powerless, cynical, and unsuccessful at work? Having such feelings means you are experiencing burnout. Burnout is physical or emotional exhaustion, especially because of ...

Test If Your Work Is Causing Stress? -- CD Mohatta
All of us who are working to earn our living face some stress in our work life. Many of us face more stress than we can cope up with. But sometimes we don't realize that. The stressed life ...

3 Words That Relieve Stress, Depression & Anxiety -- Chris Green
One of the most common flawed modes of behavior performed by every sufferer who enters into a harrowing episode of stress, depression or anxiety concerns the words they use to describe situations and ...

Pampering for the Working Professionals: Ten Tips for a Balanced Work and Social Life -- Maryse Mignott
Health experts worldwide resoundingly agree that workers in all labor categories must maintain a balance between their work and social lives. The dangers of more or over work and less socializing ...

Ten Tips To Save One Hundred Dollars -- Erica Armstrong
1. Buy ten items from yard sales and thrift/charity shops, instead of paying department store prices. To locate charity shops (which accept donated clothes and then sells them) with the most ...

Ten Tips for Coping with People Who Go Silent -- Rachel Green
1. Prevent silence by developing a safe environment: Silence can occur when a person does not feel it is safe to speak out. Create an environment that invites participation and in which people feel ...

Top Ten Tips to Beat Stress -- Joy Healey
We have access to time- and labour-saving devices beyond the dreams of any previous generation. Yet poor time-management skills and resultant stress seem a more common problem than ever before. Do ...

How to Get Money When You Are Broke -- DeAnna Spencer
(Money You Don't Have to Pay Back) 1. One way to get money is to have a yard sale and sell items that you are getting ready to toss away because you don't want them any longer. 2. You can ...

Top Ten Tips for Getting Out of Debt -- Russ Dalbey
Believe it or not, I’ve been in debt. BIG DEBT. I mean, there were times when I would look for things to sell just to pay the bills. It was the worst feeling in the world! I always had stacks of ...

Change in the Workplace: Don't Fear It; Use It! -- Tom Richard
Every day something changes at work: your products, your customers, your delivery schedules, your company’s policies. Do these changes negatively affect your company and your sales? Why do you let ...

Gratitude is an Attitude -- Matt Garrigan
"Let yourself be silently drawn to the stronger pull of what you really love." – Rumi Expressing our gratitude increases our positivity. Withholding the communication of our gratefulness decreases ...

Tap Away Your Fears -- Lorna Minewiser
In my workshops we use energy techniques that involve tapping with your fingers on the ends of the energy meridians on your face, upper body, and hands. I would like to tell you why we do. For more ...

Power of Positive Beliefs -- Lorna Minewiser
I am an educator as well as a coach and am interested in what it is that brings out the best in the people with whom I work. Over the last few years I have read a great deal of research on the power ...

Positive Mental Attitude -- A.M.Sall
Look at this glass on the table in front of you. Is it half-full or is it half-empty? Now, do you realize that it is entirely for you to decide what the answer to this question is going to be. The ...

Positive Self Talk - What Should You Say? -- Steven Gillman
How do you explain things to yourself? With positive self talk or negative? What we say to ourselves radically affects the quality of our lives, and our ability to do things effectively. How useful ...

10 Tips to Improve Your Self Esteem -- Peter Dobler
Striving to improve our self esteem is on everybody’s mind. It doesn’t matter if you actively pursue this goal or you subconsciously working on improving your self esteem. The problem with this ...

5 Tips on Turning a Negative into a Positive -- Dawn Fields
I thought this was fitting sense I just experienced a huge negative in my life and choose to focus on the positive in the situation. For instance, when I was unable to sign into this program to get ...

How to Build Rock Solid Self Confidence -- Peter Murphy
You have probably noticed those people at work, school, and in your daily life that always appear to be self confident and on top of world. Everything seems to go right for these people and they ...

You Can't Plant Apple Seeds and Expect Oranges -- Dawn Fields
Cheri decided that she wanted to grow an apple tree in her back yard. She had never planted an apple tree before. In fact, she had never planted anything before. This was her first time trying her ...

You're Here For A Reason! -- Dr. Gary S. Goodman
Call it a sixth sense, if you will, but sometimes I just feel certain I’m going to run into someone I know personally, or by reputation, when I’m in unfamiliar situations. Often, this means ...

Why I Avoid Negative People Like The Plague -- Priya Shah
If you’re trying to make any sort of change in your life, to take your self or your business to a higher level, there’s a certain kind of person that you should avoid like the plague. They’re ...

A Victim No More: Freeing Yourself to Live a Fulfilled Life -- Chris Robertson
The self-help psychology movement has provided hundreds of thousands - if not millions - of people with the tools they need for healing their body, mind, and spirit. On the whole, these tools are ...

Your Thinking style - Test It -- CD Mohatta
Thinking it is said is one of the toughest things to do. Many of us say that they will think about something and then revert. You must have heard this many times. Do these people really think? What ...

A Key To Success -- Steve Gillman
Emulating successful people is one key to success. Be careful, though, if you ask them for advice. Often, people don't really know why they succeed, but they will give you as many explanations as ...

Solutions For Depression -- Steve Hill
This article is aimed at helping people who are often in a state of depression. I have had many of periods in my life where I have found it difficult to carry on and where in truth I have wished that ...

This Powerful Quote Was Earth Shattering! -- Lou Castillo
Last night I was straightening out my office, going through some notes I had taken when I met with a friend in New York last week, and I came across a powerful quote. This quote is actually very ...

Motivational Sayings - Ten Great Ones -- Steve Gillman
Why read motivational sayings? For motivation! You might need a bit, if you can use last year's list of goals this year because it's as good as new. All of us can benefit from inspirational ...

What is transpersonal psychology? -- Lana Marie
Transpersonal psychology is an integration of psychology and spirituality. It includes all realms of being human, including realms that go beyond words and perceptions. It includes the awareness that ...

How To Permanently Lose The Fear Of Approaching An Attractive Woman -- Nick Arrizza, M.D.
As a man I know this fear well. If you've read any of my other articles here in this ezine you'll know that I suffered from paralyzing shyness most of my life and of how I managed to release ...

Do You Have This Bad Habit? -- Steve Gillman
It's likely that all of us have this bad habit to some extent, and I nominate it for the title of the worst habit one can have. What is it? Fighting reality rather than accepting and dealing with ...

Fear of Rejection, a sign of low Self-Esteem -- Carla Valencia
One of the symptoms of low self-esteem is to feel alienated and lonely from other people. Where do these feelings come from? . They come from the belief that everyone else seems to be better than you ...

Creative Ways to Say "Thank You" -- Jo Condrill
Thanksgiving Day comes once a year in the U.S., but every day there are people in our lives who deserve our thanks. Sometimes a simple "Thank you" is appropriate. At other times, it is more ...

Motivate Your Motivation -- Shari Hearn
This week you finally did it. You brought the gym bag out of storage and joined a spinning class. Or, you finally decided to quit smoking. Or, you bought that juicer and have vowed to start eating ...

Motivation! The Key To Inner Peace -- Pat Kiggins
I’ve always been a motivational coach of sorts. I think I inherited that gene from my mother. My dad was a key contributor also. Heck, I’ve just had a charmed life! You see, I was a military ...

Finding Your Motivation -- John B. Perry
In a recent “experiment” performed by a Yale economics professor Barry Nalebuff on ABC’s Primetime live, subjects were challenged to lose 15 pounds and their only motivation was threat of ...

Self Improvement Motivation: Design Your Destiny With Positive Habits -- Andy Thompson
Every (and I do mean EVERY) human potential success coach from the most famous to the little known conclude, that habits hold the key to success or failure. According to the dictionary, a habit is an ...

Motivation Revisited -- Cheryl Wright
Last time I talked about setting goals, and sticking to them. I thought it appropriate to revisit this topic and see how you’re going. First of all, did you print out and complete the goal ...

The Motivation Factor -- Cheryl Wright
I’ve never been one for resolutions, mainly because I never keep them. But goals are a whole different ball game. Goals can be measured, they can be changed, but most of all, they can be extremely ...

Eliminate Your Motivation Problems Forever -- Niall Roche
Working for yourself is tough. You don't realize that until you start doing it - working from home that is. Your dream was of breaking free of that 9am - 5pm grind of office politics, ungrateful ...

Create A Motivation List To Help You To Lose Weight -- Steve Hill
If you are looking into ways of how you can become fitter or how you can lose weight, this article may be of interest to you. It gives information and advice to help people to successfully lose ...

You Are Not a Victim - You Are Not Alone -- Colette Kelso
If you don’t feel good about yourself, you have to fix it. There’s no other way around it. You can’t raise confident kids, have a healthy relationship, or get satisfaction from your job if you ...

Understanding What Motivates People to Take Action -- Victor Gonzalez
So I wanted to buy a car. It was a tough choice but I decided that my next new car would be a Volvo. So I drove down to a local dealer and told him I wanted to take a look at a few Volvos and could ...

5 Tips to Reduce Depression -- Wayne Perkins
While war and poor economic conditions begin to affect people all over the world, more and more people suffer with depression. The more we focus on news events and the business climate, the more we ...

Bad Habits Can Lead To Stress Related Depression -- Christopher Ruane
When a person has bad habits, you can bet that this person will have stress throughout their lifetime. For example, if a person smokes cigarettes it increases the vitals functioning capabilities, ...

Overcome Bad Habits In 21-Days Or Less, Is It Really Possible? -- Andy Thompson
In her self-improvement program “Habit Busting – A 21 Day Program to Break Any Habit” success coach Lee Milteer teaches you how to adapt her proven step by step techniques to break painful bad ...

How To Overcome Bad Habits -- Dr Kem Thompson
A habit is a pattern of behaviour that you do repeatedly. Some habits are good, some are not. Some habits literally cut off years from your life, such as smoking and stress (perceiving events or ...

What has Tae Kwon Do Got to Do With Your Health? -- Emily Clark
A lot, if you value your physical health! Tae Kwon Do is Korean Karate. It means The Way of the Hand and Foot (punching and kicking). There are basically four sections to the art: Toning, Sparring, ...

Tae Kwon Do As A Means To Stay In Shape -- Christopher Graham
Becoming a martial artist is a fanatastic method of fitness. While there are many martial art forms to choose from, taekwondo is clearly the most beneficial, and the most practical. And while many ...

To Lose Weight, Feed Your Brains -- Gabrielle Guichard
When was the last time you focused so much on a task that you forgot to eat? You did not really forget, but you were too much interested in what you were working on to stop doing it and go to the ...

If You Cannot Make Friends, Make Foes -- Gabrielle Guichard
There are few desires (if any) stronger than the deep wish to be liked. The first time you realized that not everybody liked you, it was a shock. For most of us it was the first lesson we learned at ...

Ten Relaxation Techniques -- Steve Gillman
A few good relaxation techniques can save your life, because stress is more than just unpleasant. It's also dangerous to your health. Disciplined practices such as meditation can help relieve ...

The Most Courageous People in the World -- Graham Harris
Who are the most courageous people in the world? Armed services? Coastguards? Astronauts? Firepersons? Explorers? Mountaineers? ……Sports? For us, the most courageous people in the world are those ...

The True Cost Of A Lack of Motivation -- Peter Murphy
And what a lack of motivation means.. As you read this article you will start to understand why a lack of motivation is costing you even more than you realize. As you read the story below notice how ...

The Seven Keys to Motivation -- Nancy Wurtzel
Motivation. It’s a complicated subject that is studied by many and understood by few. Virtually every aspect of human life -- from the mundane to the life-changing -- is guided, swayed and altered ...

Overcoming Shyness - the 7 Simple Tricks -- Peter Murphy
Many people struggle with overcoming shy. It can effect every aspect of your life, especially your interaction with other people. Being shy can cause you to miss out on friendships, fun experiences ...

6 Ways To Overcome Shyness And Gain Confidence -- John Edmond
Are you shy? Do you have difficulty coping with people or situations? Then I have good news for you. You do not have to suffer from shyness and you should not feel insecure and fear that you are ...

Relationships: How I Overcame Paralyzing Shyness -- Nick Arrizza, M.D.
As a young boy and throughout most of my early adult years I suffered from paralyzing shyness. Early in my life I was so anxious about meeting and speaking with people that I would find myself making ...

Relationships: How To Overcome Your Shyness Quickly And Painlessly -- Nick Arrizza, M.D.
Shyness is something that many individuals suffer with. It can literally determine the level of success one achieves in areas such as relationships, career, wealth, happiness, fulfillment etc. It can ...

Getting Started Today Is Crucial To Having Massive Success Tomorrow -- Keith Matthew
Millions each day (if not more) are afflicted with and effected by the habit of procrastination. How many times have we all said, "Oh, I'll do it tomorrow"? Procrastination will kill your dreams ...

Where Are You Going? -- Thea Westra
Are your goals “moving away from” goals or” moving toward” goals? Check in with yourself on this one because one of these is a source of power for consistent action and the other is a source ...

Communicating With The Visual Language -- Sue C. Nichols
Most people have no problem saying what is on their mind. Some of us say a little too much sometimes! But there are those who are not blessed with good communication skills. Words fail them. They are ...

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The Top 10 Secrets From Anthony Robbins -- Thomas Murrell
For more than 25 years US-based motivational speaker and success coach Anthony Robbins has been passionately pursuing the answers to questions such as 'What shapes human behaviour? And how can we ...

Self-appreciation: The Key To Living A Life Of Joy -- Gwen Nyhus Stewart
How do you appreciate yourself? Or do you? Did you learn that being good to yourself was selfish? If you said 'No' were you bad? If you praised yourself or were praised, were people afraid ...

Have An Above Average IQ -- Steve Gillman
What is the average IQ score? In theory the tests are designed so that half the population will score below 100 and half above, and are scored according to age of the test taker. Here is a breakdown ...

Self Motivation Secrets -- Steve Gillman
We all have a lack of self motivation at times. We can learn a hundred ways to improve our lives, but then hesitate to act. Something less important catches our attention, or we just don't feel ...

How do you create your dreams in your life? -- Donna Price
How do you create a dream? What are your dreams? Spend a few minutes, right now, writing them down. Of course, don’t edit your thoughts, just ask –what are my dreams? And start writing down the ...

Did You Fall Into The Biggest Trap of Goal Setting? -- Fracka Future
Goal Setting! It’s a wonderful thing. All you have to do is set a goal and now your life is on easy street. Unfortunately, it doesn’t work that way. But wait a minute, I thought goal setting is ...

A Success Principle 95% of Self Growth Students Don’t Practice -- Ruth Brown
Have you ever come up with a great idea and told someone else about it? What you usually hear is, if I was you, I wouldn’t do that or I don’t think you should try that, blah, blah, blah! ...

What makes a Front Runner -- Martha Winslet
# Thoughts, the master of mind; it controls the mind which in general is the root cause of our sorrows and happiness. Thoughts generally restless; it roams constantly even in unconscious and semi ...

Motivation Letter For Work Abroad -- http://www.motivation-articles.com
By: profitweaver If you are applying for a job abroad (particularly in Europe or South America), a Motivation Letter For Work Abroad takes the place of a Cover Letter. Both resumes and Motivation ...

Motivation is Consistency in Action -- Linda Geyer
We all exercise for the results. Different people are looking for different results or outcomes. Goals vary from weight loss, athletic performance, endurance, strength, toning, body building to more ...

Lighten Your Load -- TJ Smith
Do you feel like a pack mule carrying around a heavy load? It is no wonder we are always exhausted with the load most of us carry. It’s not only the physical stuff we carry but also the emotional ...

Waterfalls - The Motivation Of Work -- CD Mohatta
Water, the liquid that sustains the nature. It will be very difficult for us to find a living being who does not need water. Have you observed water anytime? Yes, I know that you take bath in water, ...

Five Keys For Sustaining Motivation To Exercise -- Pepper Montero
It would appear that many an eager beginning exerciser looses interest and stops an exercise plan within a month. In order to keep this phenomenon from happening to you, follow these five steps. If ...

Do Not Wait! -- Vicheka Lay
Do you think the world does have everything, so that you do not need to produce more? Do you think you have contributed a lot to remain your human traces in this world? In addition, take while to ...

Genius is One Percent Inspiration and Ninety-Nine Percent Perspiration (Thomas A. Edison) -- Vicheka Lay
This article is made to dedicate to Thomas A. Edison who coined the world’s most inspiring idea; “Genius is one percent inspiration and ninety nine percent perspiration.” Just a glace at his ...

The Power of Reason -- Vicheka Lay
In a century that any natural person, juristic person and state all intend to sustain economic prosperity, philosophy does have a huge iron barricade to be on par to other fields. However, to my ...

Power Language – What Language Do You Use to Determine Your Reality? -- Hyacinth Fraser
“Act as though it is impossible to fail” -Ashanti proverb Language helps to create our reality………. “The thing always happens that you really believe in; and the belief in a thing makes it ...

Six Bad Habits -- Steve Gillman
Your bad habits limit your success in life. Below are six of the worst, with suggestions on how to break them. It is great if you can retrain your mind and develop good habits too, but just getting ...

I Hope You Are Responsible -- Olabisi
Where is Yesterday? Really where did it go? I mean.............. How can 24hrs just disappear? (Inspirational) Awareness, Education and Responsibility. One of the best ways that i have found to build ...

Losing Weight One Pound at a Time! -- Cyndi Schoenhals
Over two-thirds of American adults are overweight or obese. That’s quite a high percentage of adults who have a need to shed a little or a lot of fat! The only way to do this is one pound at a ...

17 Painless Pointers To Plan, Prepare & Practice For Public Speaking even if you're Scared to Death -- Deborah Torres Patel
Many people get jitters in public. However, as Lilly Walters author of Secrets of Successful Speakers says, 75% of fear can be reduced by practice and preparation, 15% by deep breathing, and 10% by ...

Self Improvement- Role Of Quizzes -- CD Mohatta
Self improvement is everyone's goal. All of us want to know about weaknesses and strengths. The awareness about our personality, character, thinking style, emotional reactions, can help us ...

Top Tips for Reluctant Speakers and Presenters -- Karyn Pless
As a natural introvert, speaking and presenting in public used to be a task that I dreaded. Being a type-A personality however, I never said no or turned down an opportunity to speak. Instead, I ...

How To Give A Great Acceptance Speech -- Thomas Murrell
"Acceptance speeches didn't used to be at all autobiographical," says former Clinton speechwriter David Kusnet. "Roosevelt didn't talk about recovering from polio. John F. Kennedy didn't ...

Public Speaking: 9 Characteristics Of The Greats -- Paul Evans
There's more to speaking than sharing a few words. Here are the top nine characteristics of public speakers that you can use too 1. Solid Content. Even a person lacking charismatic gifts can ...

How I Conquered My Public Speaking Phobia -- Nick Arrizza
As you can glean from my bio below I now spend about a third of my time presenting at conferences and doing workshops both at home and internationally. I look forward to the experience of being able ...

None of the Secrets of Success Will Work Unless You Do -- John L. Mason
You can't fulfill your destiny on a theory... it takes WORK. You are made for action. It is much more natural for you to be doing than sitting. Success simply takes good ideas and puts them into ...

Explain Yourself! Te Reason Why Excuses Sabotage Your Success -- Joy Fisher-Sykes
Have you ever been in a situation where you were unable to make good on a promise or commitment? Perhaps you were late with a report to your manager, unable to take a child to the playground, or late ...

Compelling Goals - Setting and Achieving Them -- Gretchen Sunderland
How many times have you set a goal, felt excited, started some action, and then dropped it when it became too tough to follow through, or you got sidetracked? What about the other goals that you ...

Are You Living a Groundhog Day Life? -- Debbie Friedman
Does anyone remember the movie Groundhog Day with Bill Murray? Every day Bill's character, Phil, would wake up and find himself trapped in a kind of nightmare: the same people saying the same ...

Trapped By Seduction? -- Stan Lewis
Ever get a mouse in your home. They are big time pest. When you go to the store to pick out a trap to catch them, you will find all different types. No matter which one you choose, they all have the ...

Having a Party? -- Arthur Buchanan
You could be left with more than a mess the next morning! Know what you're in for! As the host: you can be held responsible: • for injuries or damages that occur as a result of the alcohol you ...

Discover Your Genius Within -- Patrick Porter
The functions of the right and left brain are only a small portion of the potential that comprises THE MIND. The mind and the brain are two very different things. You can think of the brain as the ...

How to increase your chances of succeeding -- Fatimah Musa
Everyday and in everyway, you are given another chance to excel. The minute you wake up, you can decide to stay the same or become and have more. Your chances of succeeding depend on you. People ...

7 Simple Tips For Boosting Self-Confidence -- Peter Murphy
Want to feel more confident? Use these 7 tips each day and watch your confidence soar... 1 Spend Time Each Day With Confident People Their energy and inner strength is so inspiring that you will find ...

Balancing Self Confidence and Self Worth -- William Martin
Self Confidence and Self Worth obviously have a lot to do with how well we do in life. However, what confuses the picture is that the two terms are often used as if they have the same meaning. They ...

Work and Preparation Equal Success and Confidence -- Raymond Johnston Jr
You have decided to start your own business on the internet. The first question is what do I do? What kind of service do I offer or what product do I sell. What field are you knowledgable in? What do ...

6 Ways To Overcome Shyness And Gain Confidence -- John Edmond
Are you shy? Do you have difficulty coping with people or situations? Then I have good news for you. You do not have to suffer from shyness and you should not feel insecure and fear that you are ...

5 Tips On How To Build Self Confidence Today -- John Edmond
There are very few people who could call themselves perfect and be right. Most of us need to build self confidence today, but the majority just either ignore the issues or concentrate on the ...

How to Regain Your Lost Self-Confidence -- Thomas Bekkar
Nobody can hurt you without your consent There are many instances in life where your confidence is hit hard. Sometimes you overcome life's hardness, sometimes you get overwhelmed. Sometimes your ...

Ten useful Tips to Improve Your Self-Confidence -- Thomas Bekkar
Self-confidence is an important key to success in any walk of life. People with self-confidence are noticed more. They achieve their goals relatively easily. In contrast, people who lack ...

Reach Out And Punch Someone. Boxing Glove Training For Confidence and Conditioning -- Randy LaHaie
The thought of being punched is unsettling to most people. Unless you have a history of participating in contact sports, the fear of being hit can be intimidating and can compromise your ability to ...

Boosting Your Vocabulary is a Winning Choice -- Olivia Romero
Did you know that simply “boosting” your vocabulary can benefit you at school, work, and in life? It’s true. You may be doubtful that something as simple as learning to use “new’ words ...

Education - Self Confidence -- Michael Russell
It is a fact of life that some people suffer from a Lack of Confidence. Unfortunately this problem holds back people who, in other ways are highly qualified but are failing to use their full ...

Life Is Wonderful -- Ineke
It is so simple and so easy to get what we want that we have a hard time to believe it. We are programmed to do things the hard and difficult way, in order to get what we want. We can not believe ...

Mastering Your Fears -- Kim Knight
You are not the only one who has fears. We all have them. It is a normal human condition. Fears are not confined to any one type of person or any one country or continent. They are universal. If you ...

How I Conquered Fear And You Can Too! -- Aubrey Richardson
We’ve all heard it, felt it, sensed it, experienced it and dealt with it in some way or another, it’s FEAR! You know … False Evidence Appearing Real!! The question is, how are you going to ...

How To Create Your Own Success Formula -- John L. Mason
It is a marketer's burden to create his or her own formula to reach success as there is no such thing as "one size fits all" for marketers. Every successful marketer that you have heard of has ...

There Are No Unimportant People -- John L. Mason
You are not insignificant. Never view your life as if Jesus did nothing for you. Make the most of yourself, for that is all that God made of you. The first and worst of all frauds is to betray ...

The Most Unprofitable Item Ever Manufactured Is An Excuse -- John L. Mason
When it comes to excuses, the world is full of great inventors. Some people spend half their lives telling what they are going to do, and the other half explaining why they didn't do it. An alibi ...

The Most Dangerous Place To Be Is In The Middle Of The Road -- John L. Mason
"My decision is maybe and that's final!" Is this you? Have you ever noticed that some of the most miserable people in the world are those who can never make a decision? Being decisive is an ...

Ask Yourself this Question, "What Am I Really Aiming At?" -- John L. Mason
"One Thought Driven Home Is Better Than Three Left On Base." (Liter) Ask yourself this question, "What am I really aiming at?" Delegate, simplify or eliminate low priorities as soon as possible. ...

Everything Big Starts With Something Little -- John L. Mason
The impossible, many times, is just simply the untried. I can remember a time in my life when I was literally frozen with fear at what God had called me to do. It seemed so huge a task that I was ...

Success Is -- Robert Curtis
Success is such an illusive concept. What is “success”, and how do we know when we have it? All areas, all aspects of life have a success factor. We seek to be successful in all of those things. ...

How to forgive an abusive parent -- Fatimah Musa
Once you forgive, you feel a sense of relief. Accepting his or her weakness. Some fathers or mothers treat their children based on their memories on how they were treated. Some others have been ...

Work - Satisfying Goals -- CD Mohatta
Every business talks of goals. No business can run without goals and no business can achieve anything without goals. The goals give direction to the business about where to head and what to achieve. ...

Is It Too Late To Save The World? -- Terry Vermeylen
Do you know your vocation or calling? Do you spend anytime seeking meaning and purpose? The Internet has allowed me to peek into people's lives. Whether it’s a blog, an online journal, diary or ...

Personal Alchemy: Three Steps To Positive Transformation -- Laura Turner
Lately, I've become intrigued by the idea or process of "alchemy." Funk & Wagnall tells me alchemy is a transformation, "a change in nature, form or quality." So how to take charge of your own ...

Unleash Your Subconscious Mind Power -- Dale Odeyemi
If you want to learn the true art of mind power then it is of the greatest importance you understand 2 functions of your mind, and also how they interact with each other… You only possess one mind, ...

Review: Now, Discover Your Strengths -- John Woolf
There seems to be no lack of the number of books written about personality traits, talents and how to more effectively manage personnel to the advantage of the organization. However, Marcus ...

3 Quick And Easy Ways To Build A Profitable Opt In List -- Ken Crowe
Setting Goals Can Make You More Productive Imagine the next time you join a discussion about Being More Productive. When you start sharing the fascinating facts on Being More Productive, your friends ...

How We Are Trapped By Repetition, And How We Can Escape -- Sara Dryburgh
A recent problem page in a newspaper I read had the following issue sent in by a reader: “My partner and I live together and share a strong relationship in many ways but we have a major problem ...

Ethnicity and regionalism in voice over, is your race or culture a burden? -- Michael Minetree
We all know how quickly an article about race, color or culture can spin out of control, so allow me to make a preemptive strike and announce right here that this is not an article about righting ...

Does The Law Of Attraction Really Work? -- Alex Nguyen
¡§Thoughts Are Things¡¨ Napoleon Hill wrote it in his famous book ¡§Think and Grow Rich¡¨ a few decades ago. Yet to this day not many people understand its profundity. To someone who might ...

Mental Muscle Memory -- Edward Mills
When I was actively training at the Karate Dojo, every workout included time spent repeating individual techniques over and over and over and . . . well you get the idea. We would stand in a circle ...

Surrendering To Freedom: Stepping Into Grace -- Edward Mills
Earlier this month as I sat at the desk by the upstairs hall window, looking down on the blossoming apple trees and the vineyard beyond, I suddenly heard a fluttering sound behind me. A house finch ...

Designing Effective RISK - the One Element that Can Catapult You to the Next Level of Personal and P -- Connie Butler
• How many times have you looked back and wished you had taken an action that for some reason you did not take? • How often have you looked at the success or the accomplishment of another and ...

Make Your Relationship New Again -- Richard Keir
Relationships are generally seen as our main source of support, love, self esteem, enthusiasm and pleasure. Naturally there are differences of degree and type when we look at our relationships with ...

Stop Giving Yourself Permission To Fail -- Christopher Green
It’s a powerful statement isn’t it? Because who on earth would ever give themselves permission to fail? But, and I say this without any fear of contradiction, most people I meet give themselves ...

Types Of Self-Defeating Communication -- Patrick Porter
If there was a law against people verbally abusing themselves, it would be a safe bet that most Americans would now be in jail. The things we say to ourselves both silently and out loud are amazing! ...

Meditation to Relieve Stress -- Anna Dorbyk
The Connection between Mind and Body The ancient practice of meditation has long been known as a way to heal the mind and body. In times of mental or physical stress, human beings have turned to the ...

How to Increase the Working Power of Hypnosis -- Steve G. Jones
Any hypnotherapist who is professionally trained and accredited will inform a new patient that not everyone responds to hypnosis’ power of suggestion. The truth is that some people are much more ...

The Solution WITHIN -- Ference Kish
It's quite amazing how many people go through their lives with very little thought as to where they are heading with it. There is an accepted lifecycle assigned to everyone and most of us seem to ...

Stress Relief Advice -- John Furnem
Stress is a killer, it is a known fact that stress is one of the reasons for heart attacks and many other lethal stress related disease. The bad thing about stress is that it will not only ultimately ...

How to Generate the Courage and Faith to Be Lazy -- Kerul Kassel
It's hard to imagine that this could be so, but I'm finding that I have to be ambitious about being "lazy". How amusing! If you're like most of my clients (and myself), you're very ...

Easter Weight Loss & The Easter Bunny - Are They Both A Myth? -- Tracie Johanson
Millions of Americans are well into their annual spring diet program, trying to lose weight fast before summer arrives. Unfortunately, Easter can derail our weight loss efforts faster than Peter ...

Easter - Easter Eggs Are The Sorrows Of Our Tomorrows -- www.allaboutonlineeducation.com
Just an Easter thought that needs to be shared that some of you may find very beneficial for you and your family. The season of spring is a time for new beginnings, new life and new tomorrows - our ...

What Does the Future Hold? -- Bonnie Moss
This is a very interesting and intriguing subject. There are many perspectives and beliefs when it comes to defining what the future holds. Some apply foresight, some see issues in hindsight, others ...

Moving On -- Robert Curtis
One of the greatest sources of motivation we can discover is the ability to make changes and “move on”. It is an extremely liberating experience that will give you an added measure of essential ...

How a Life Coach can Help Reduce Stress and Improve Your Life -- David Tomaselli
In today’s busy world, more and more people seem to be experiencing stress. If I got a dollar every time I heard some one say “I do not have enough time to do things”, “Which option do I ...

Success: How To Achieve It -- Andre Bias
Many individuals want to become successful but many of those people do not know how. A large majority of people equate success with a college education and that is not always the case. There are many ...

Perfectionism: An Irrational, Illogical and Potentially Paralyzing Activity! -- Chris Crouch
What? Perfectionism is yet another form of dysfunctional behavior disguised as a positive personality attribute. Before the majority of the perfectionists reading this tune me out, let me clarify my ...

Today Is All You've Got! -- Ann Stewart
This day; this moment, is all you’ve got. It’s the only thing you can have control over. Yesterday with all its mistakes, disappointments and sorrows is gone forever. Even its happy moments and ...

Passion Is Powerful! -- John L. Mason
Every person has the potential to be passionate. Everyone loves something. We are shaped and motivated by what we love. It reveals our passion. Enthusiasm is a choice, not a result. Ignore what you ...

To Live or Merely Exist - The Choice is Yours -- Cindy Brooks
The answer lies within your own mind. Aimlessly I have wondered thru my life, never knowing that I could be in control of my own future and destiny. The power lie dormant--not being utilized because ...

Finding Your Path -- John Halderman
What you try or attempt is the process of finding your path. You must follow your deep yearnings, desires and curiosities. This is how you discover your path and your purpose. By ignoring those inner ...

Winning Choices -- Joe Love
Everything we are and ever will be in life is because of the choices we make. The path to success lies in the critical concept of personal choice and responsibility. There eventually comes a time in ...

The It Factor -- Nan S. Russell
American Idol judge, Simon Cowell, periodically remarks about the "it" factor when assessing contestants. It seems to be one of those nebulous, undefined and subjective attributes one either has or ...

The Meaning of Life - In 25 Words or Less -- Patsi Krakoff, Psy. D.
What is the meaning of life - and could you sum it up in 25 words? What if someone offered you $10,000 for your best description? The website www.themeaningoflife.com is running such a contest, and ...

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How to Eliminate Stress Instantly, Effortlessly In 10 Seconds! -- Christiane Holbrook
No matter where you find yourself on your career journey, you know by now that overwhelm is a natural by-product of success. Whether you are employed, you are in transition to your own business, you ...

Having a Definite Purpose -- Chris Crouch
What? The real, but rarely talked about, reason many people are unorganized is because they have an unorganized mind. It’s no mystery to understand why this is a huge problem these days. Most ...

Are You Living On Purpose? -- Marcia Wieder
Your Purpose is who you are, what gets you excited; I might even say that your Purpose is remembering why you're here. If you're like a lot of readers, you might say, "I want to make my ...

Learn 3 Positive Steps to Discover the Purpose of Life -- Pradeep Agarwal
In this article we will discuss the concept of life and its underlying principle. We will be going through a step by step procedure, exploring your feelings and options, and by the end of this ...

The Key To Achieving Success: Trusting Yourself -- Nick Arrizza, M.D.
Perhaps one of the biggest emotional stumbling blocks to success is one's inability to have complete trust in themselves. In other words what many call "self doubt" can literally undermine ...

Do You Deserve Success? -- Donna Davis
What’s your first reaction to that question? Do you believe you deserve success, abundance, love and happiness? Or is there something inside that says you’ll never get there? Did you grow up with ...

Goal Setting Avoids Failure -- Joseph Then
Why is it that goal setting an activity that most person shun away from? Is it the fear of not fulfilling it? Or is it the fear of trying to achieve it? There are many people that are very reluctant ...

Stimulate Your Brain with Classical Music -- Tania French
Copyright 2006 Tania French I’ll always remember my dad saying that he loved listening to birdsong early in the morning. The singing centered him in a way that I didn’t understand at the time. ...

Which are you - Spontaneous or Impulsive? -- Pauline Wallin
Which are you: Spontaneous or Impulsive? A recent New York Times article titled, "Living on Impulse" describes the difference between people who are merely spontaneous or adventurous, and those whose ...

Learn How To Love Yourself -- Ineke Van Lint
I’m sure you read a lot of times this sentence : you need first to love yourself. But what does that mean? Is it about getting you a hot chocolate when you are cold? Is it about getting you a new ...

How to Think Faster – Because It Isn’t That Simple! -- Alicia Power
Copyright 2006 Alicia Power Ever wondered how coffee drives your brain into action – and where we’d be without it? There’s no doubt that when it’s time to think fast – we humans regularly ...

Can You Say Yes To Happiness? 11 Practical Steps You Can Take To Make It Really Happen -- David Ambrose
Think about it ... every single thing we do is intended to make us happier. And yet sometimes we get diverted and do things that actually move us away from this goal. We all have the potential for ...

The Key To Making Money With Your Talent -- John Jacobs
So, how do you take your talent and turn it to gold? First, you need to do what a person with a good business talent would do. Research. Instead of just wanting to do things that you want to do, use ...

A Tale of Self Love -- Arielle Sumner Consoli
It's Monday morning. This morning I choose to start my week off with a little dose of love. Love for myself that is. I have in the oven a happy, cozy smelling batch of muffins. Never mind the ...

Increase Self-Confidence- How A Tragedy Helped Me To Increase Self-Confidence -- Steve Hill
There are many people seeking help and ways to increase their self-esteem or self-confidence. This article describes how I managed to pull myself out of depression, and how I boosted my own ...

Set Goals for Self-Improvement -- Dennis Watson
In order to succeed or accomplish anything in life you must first set goals. It is especially a must for any person interested in self-improvement. With that said, one of the first sets of goals ...

4 Steps To Finding Joy In Your Relationships -- Brenda Shoshanna
Usually we enter relationships hoping they will make us happy. We hope that this person is the right one, that we aren’t repeating mistakes of the past, and that finally we will receive the love, ...

Become The Star, Director, And Writer Of Your Future -- Seth Francis
One of the secrets of success is to not work so hard with your physical body; instead, use your mind to work out the details of how to be the person you want to be. Are you motivated to spend 10 ...

Creating A Winning Mindset Using The Power of Hypnosis -- Steve G. Jones
Do you know anyone who always wins? Sure you know that person, everything just works out for them. They go into business and they are an instant success. They enter the dating scene and their phone ...

Discover Four Reasons Why Inspirational Poems Are Just Irresistible -- Lela Iskandar Suhaimi
It was just after noon when the young President's limousine made its way into a depository. He had stopped twice to shake hands with some nuns and school children. Suddenly, shots were fired; and ...

Explain Yourself! The Reason Why Excuses Sabotage Your Success -- Joy Fisher-Sykes
Have you ever been in a situation where you were unable to make good on a promise or commitment? Perhaps you were late with a report to your manager, unable to take a child to the playground, or late ...

7 Simple Steps to Get More Out of Your Day -- Alan Fairweather
Let's face it - time is probably our greatest resource. We never seem to have enough of it and it seems to pass so quickly. Well we won't get any more of it and we can't slow it down. ...

Goal Setting & Attainment -- Kim Olver
I am sure that many of you are deep into the drama and excitement of the holiday season. There is so much to be done and so much to think about and consider that many can hardly think of anything ...

Living The Dream --- Yours Or Theirs? -- Kim Olver
I know people in my life who when asked how are things going, will reply, “I’m living the dream.” Can you say the same? If you could, what would it mean? As far back as Sigmund Freud, ...

The Top Ten Ways to Stop Procrastinating Now -- Kerul Kassel
10. Procrastination Condemnation - Lose the Labels! All those things you call yourself, such as lazy, scattered, disorganized, not good enough, incompetent, or stupid, for example, aren’t helping ...

The Most Important Aspect In Your Life! -- Kenia Morales
I am not going to beat around the bush. The most important aspect of your life is YOU. If for any reason you feel differently then you need to do some serious soul searching. Why? It’s simple, if ...

5 Signs That You Have Found the “Right One”! -- Amy Schoen
Nancy is 38 and has been dating Barry for a year now and is wondering if he is the one for her. She would like to be married with a family and is starting to think about if she should break up with ...

The Most Important Aspect In Your Life! -- Kenia Morales
I am not going to beat around the bush. The most important aspect of your life is YOU. If for any reason you feel differently then you need to do some serious soul searching. Why? It’s simple, if ...

How To Nurture Your Goals And Dreams -- Wendy Betterini
One of the most powerful things we can do for ourselves is make a conscious effort to nurture our goals and dreams. After all, isn't nurturing care what makes everything grow? Think of the ...

Excuses Can Make or Break You! -- Mark Machaalani
“He that is good for making excuses is seldom good for anything else” said Benjamin Franklin. There is a lot of truth in this quote. Those, whom tend to be successful in life, do not get there by ...

How To Have Stronger Willpower -- Steve Gillman
Have you ever wished you had stronger willpower? How can you make yourself stop doing things you don't want to do? There are ways, and the first thing to do is to redefine the concept of ...

Living a life of "Frustrated Potentiality"? -- Doreen Banaszak
Frustrated Potentiality... I wish I had this phrase 5 years ago when I was sitting at my desk, wanting to bang my head on it, thinking how much more I could be doing if I wasn't working 60 hours ...

The Eight Keys of Creative Leaders -- Muath Daraghmeh
In a knowledge-intensive world of continuous innovation and change, I assert, every professional must be a real leader. There are no generally accepted, prescribed 'steps' to becoming a great ...

Me, Myself, and I - How Big is Your Self-Esteem? -- Lynne Dean
Are you able to take responsibility for your actions? Do you enjoy life? How is your interaction with others? Are you loved and do you love? See if you can improve your self-esteem with these tips: ...

6 Ways To Overcome Shyness And Gain Confidence -- John Edmond
Are you shy? Do you have difficulty coping with people or situations? Then I have good news for you. You do not have to suffer from shyness and you should not feel insecure and fear that you are ...

Happiness is Right Outside Your Window -- Roberta Barnes
Nautre is outside your window, and so is happiness. When you connect with nature you gain the skill of presence of mind and learn to view what is around you with a new awareness. Nature is both ...

How to Feel Good When You Are Feeling Bad -- Robert Higginson
Do you ever just feel bad and want to turn it around and feel good? We all want to feel good. And the wonderful thing is that good feelings attract more good feelings. But the reverse is also true. ...

Positive Thought, Positive Action Equals Successful Life -- Mike Pachuta
Can you name one negative person with a successful life? Every successful person has had either a very positive person behind them or they had a very positive attitude. We need to start instructing ...

What is Your Attitude Towards Your Work? -- Craig Nathanson
This is not a trivial question. On a recent trip to teach and speak in Russia I discovered that one’s culture can influence one’s position or attitude about their work. For example, in Russia, ...

25 Power Questions to Ask Your Mentors -- Vernon Myers
If you have a mentor you need to make sure that you ask the following questions at some point during your relationship: 1. What are your goals and dreams (Short term and long-term)? 2. How can I help ...

Manage Time- Manage the Future -- Terry Wisner
As many of you know, the seventh step in the Partnering Process is to “Review.“ This is an important step because it allows us to reflect on the progress we have made and the changes that have ...

How to Stay Motivated and Stick to Your Goals -- Stephen Adele
Dear Friend, I would like to start by sharing a small excerpt from an incredibly riveting book, which reveals how powerful the human spirit is, even when opposed by extreme elements. This quote, ...

Where Are You Going? -- Thea Westra
Are your goals “moving away from” goals or” moving toward” goals? Check in with yourself on this one because one of these is a source of power for consistent action and the other is a source ...

The Key To Self Discipline -- Steven Gillman
Self discipline starts with the ability to control your behavior. That means motivating yourself to do what you need to do, and stopping yourself from doing things that are bad for you. The "ability ...

Correction: Take Life seriously...But Don't Exaggerate. -- Dr. Joan Marques
Take Life serious But Don't Exaggerate. It is so easy to fall into the trap of taking things serious: Too serious. We hold on to partners, possessions, careers, and lifestyles, long after they ...

Stress; Control It, Change It or Let It Go! -- Simma Lieberman
Have you ever tried to control other people? Who gets stressed out? Have you ever tried to control things or events over which you had no control? Do you find that stressful? There are different ...

Feeling Beneath Our Fears -- Charlie Badenhop
Description: Listening deeply to your own mammalian nature has the power to profoundly enrich your life. * * * Several years ago I made the acquaintance of a new friend named Tara. She is as ...

How To Improve Your Memory By Up To 10 Times With Memory Techniques -- http://www.memory-improvement-guide.com/
Improve Your Memory By Up To 10 Times With Memory Techniques I'm writing this article to inform you about memory techniques. When applied correctly they are so powerful that can improve your ...

10 Steps to Achieving Your Goals -- Brian Bartes
The ability to set goals and to develop a plan for the accomplishment of those goals is arguably the most important ingredient of success. Mastering this skill will enable you to achieve your dreams ...

Self-Talk: The Power of Words -- Brian Bartes
One of the most powerful forces affecting the quality of our lives is the words we use. What words are you using habitually, and what effect are they having on your life? I was in Kansas City last ...

What Does Success Mean to You? -- Brian Bartes
When you think of “success” what comes to mind? Maybe you think of a business owner with a wife, two kids, a dog, and a white picket fence surrounding a big suburban house? Maybe you think of a ...

Coach Yourself for Success -- Brian Bartes
I received an email last week from a woman inquiring about coaching. She questioned the cost of coaching, and wondered what people can do when they are not able to afford a coach. This is a great ...

Are You Having Fun Yet? -- Brian Bartes
“Dad, you’re always so serious,” my son told me. “You never have any fun.” My initial reaction to my son’s accusation was defensiveness. Of course I have fun, I thought. First of all, my ...

Do You Harbor Resentment? -- Paul Hegarty
Harboring resentment is a physiological cancer. Resentment is a form of anger. This can be an extreme form of grievance. This grievance can be real or imagined. The fact that you resent means that it ...

Positive Thinking Advice: Keep Right On To The End Of The Road -- Steve Hill
We all face problems or hurdles as we travel along the road of life, this article gives my viewpoint on how to deal with these issues. I have personally taken inspiration from my favourite football ...

Inspirational-The Lessons of April Fools Day -- CD Mohatta
Who does not know about The First of April? We try to make fools of others on this day to have a hearty laugh. It is the battle of wits on this day. All of us expect to get fooled, and try to save ...

7 Ways to Soothe your Shyness -- Mark Tyrrell
Shy people instinctively know that they are missing out. Shyness equals lost opportunities, less pleasure and fewer social connections. Shyness can be crippling but there are tried and tested ways to ...

10 Straightforward Tips on Receiving Constructive Feedback -- Michaela Scherr
After the initial nervous breakdown, banging head on keyboard and brick wall (I suggest you restrain yourself from doing this - it hurts and leaves funny indentations in your forehead!) and sheer ...

Body Language, Five Key Ingredients -- Jay Conners
When making your living in the sales industry, and working with people, it is important to not only get your point across verbally, but you want to allow for your body language to send a clear ...

Body Language – It’s What You Don’t Say -- Bill Willard
You’ll be judged from the moment you walk into a room; the way you stand, sit, and use your hands can send messages—intended or otherwise. Sometimes good, sometimes not so good—and sometimes ...

Body language - what is she really saying? -- Kimberly Webb
It has happened to everyone. Dinner was great and you had an amazing conversation, but then at the end of the date you don’t even get a peck on the cheek. Was she not into you? How can you ...

Meditation in simple language -- Laxmanmurthy Ganesh
Meditation is described in two very different ways. 1. In western world meditation is concentrating your mind on one thing and not thinking about any thing else. 2. In eastern world meditation is ...

The power of words: How the right language can make you shine -- Allison Nazarian
It’s been said time and again that “the difference between the right word and the almost right word is the difference between lightning and the lightning bug.” We may know this to be true, but ...

Mastering the Secret Language of Love -- Ada Porat
What is it that attracts us to certain individuals, while we find others unappealing? In some circles, this force of attraction has been attributed to fate, destiny or even karma. Beyond the romantic ...

The power of words: Market yourself by adopting a whole new language -- Allison Nazarian
I think we all agree that gone are the days when we would mass e- or snail-mail tens or even hundreds of resumes just for the sake of telling ourselves that we’ve done all we could to find the ...

Make Every Day an Artist Retreat Day -- Linda Dessau
What do you enjoy most about going on an Artist Retreat Day? For most of us it's getting away from our "normal routine", having our creativity sparked by new surroundings and having the luxury of ...

Self Improvement Success Thinking -- Devlyn Steele
If you think success, success will happen. It sounds like magic, success thinking, but that is exactly how it works! Before anything is realized in our lives, it is preceded by a thought. If you want ...

Getting The Most Out Of Your Voice -- Deborah Torres
No matter who you are or what you do, chances are you need to use your voice most of the day. Everyone knows the importance of exercising the body but few people realize the voice needs exercise too. ...

You MUST Have A Healthy Self Image -- Arthur Buchanan
How can we have a healthy self-image, easy it begins with a simple smile! I bet you are saying to your self as simple as a smile? Yep it changes your mood really fast, as a matter of a fact try ...

Who Determines Your True Worth? -- Gary Aschenbrenner
Some say your JOB because they pay you a salary or hourly wage and offer (or do not offer) benefits, perks, etc. Some say the vehicle you drive, the house you live in, the neighborhood you live, your ...

Living in the Now: Use it to Enrich Your Life -- Gabriella Kortsch, Ph.D.
At about this time of year, some months after New Year’s resolutions have been made and kept, or made and neglected, one thing is undeniable: we have a chance to learn and grow every day, no matter ...

How can I setup a goals program? -- Arthur Buchanan
How can I setup a goals program? Primarily it's not a bunch of New Years resolutions. Then what is it? When you set a goals program, you look at all aspects of your life and see where it is that ...

Find Out Where You Are At! -- Arthur Buchanan
This is one of the most important things you can do; find out where you are. If you aren't willing to do this then you might as well STOP right now because if you don't know where are at ...

The 3 Keys to Success -- Alexis Froehlich
If you desire to become better, or successful at something, this article will provide you the foundation to get started. Chances are, no matter what your current income, relationship, or job ...

Developing Patience -- Steve Scoresby
In a world of instant gratification, people jump from stimulusto response without as much as a second thought. Patience is the pause in between that allows us to get the result we are really looking ...

Recovery From Addictions: Part 1 -- Margaret Paul, Ph.D.
(This is Part 1 of a 5-part series on addiction). Just about everyone in our society is addicted to something. Addictions can take many forms: SUBSTANCE ADDICTIONS: addiction to alcohol, recreational ...

Get Smart with Goal Setting -- Ritchie Hale
What do you want to achieve? Do you dream of more time pursuing your interests? Do you want more money in your pockets? Do you desire better health and more energy? Maybe in the past you have set New ...

Agression Or Passivity- What Is Better? -- CD Mohatta
I am the world. The world must obey me. I can never be wrong. I know what is to be done and how. All of you must follow what I say without any protest, because I tolerate no dissent. I am the ...

Take Time to Save Time -- Jeanie Marshall
Do you ever say, "I don't have time to ......"? Often this is an excuse to justify doing something else or not doing anything. The following is an updated version of an article I originally wrote ...

The fundamental need to create links to communicate at your best. -- Emmanuel Segui
Others call it getting rapport. I call it creating links. Let's face it! Communicating is tough. Have you ever asked yourself how you can get others to understand yourself easily? You thought: ...

How to Experience a Lucid Dream -- David Slone
Lucid dreaming means dreaming while you know that you are dreaming. The term was coined by Frederik van Eeden who used the word "lucid" in the sense of mental clarity. With practice nearly anyone can ...

Can a Dream Tell us of the Future? -- David Slone
Much has been written regarding dreams and their meanings or purpose. Mankind has been fascinated with our dreams since the first dreamer awoke and wondered about what their visions meant. Since ...

Change UP! Attitude is Everything -- Bill Tyler
"Believe that life is worth living and your belief will help create the fact." - William James Attitude is everything. I know that you've heard this before and either agreed or disagreed. Either ...

Be Happy! One of the Greatest Sources of Happiness—Nature -- Pradeep Gusain
Nature is one of the greatest sources of happiness. In fact, humans had lived in the lap of nature for millions of years and their stay in modern cities is comparably very very short. Still now ...

10 Steps To Clear Thinking -- Steve Gillman
Does your mind sometimes feel like a television station you can't quite tune in? You know there's an interesting program on - or several, but everything is mixed with static. What if you ...

THE WINNER WALK -- John Di Lemme
The Winner's Walk is a key strategy in the sport of life/business. When you meet somebody new, your perception of the person and what you feel about them is based 93% on body language. When you ...

Timing -- Rebecca Hanson
"The attitude that we would have is: 'The universe is lining it up just right, and the timing will be just exactly right. And I'm not doing anything wrong. I'm doing everything just ...

You Have To Resist To Not Receive What You Ask For -- Rebecca Hanson
Ask and you shall receive describes the Law of Attraction in a nutshell. The moment you are clear about what you desire, it is on its way to you. The only way for you to NOT receive your heart's ...

Release Resistance -- Rebecca Hanson
One of the 3 conditions for deliberately attracting more of what you want is to 'allow the Universe to give you what you desire'. Resistance can take many forms as you will see as you read ...

You’re Desire Power And The 3 Keys of All Great People -- Dale Odeyemi
Desire is a very strong Key towards your mind power. You must not only know “what you want”, but you must also “want it hard enough” and be willing to make an effort towards attaining it… ...

How To Attract Everything You Desire Effortlessly! -- Nancy Powers
Be Simply Irresistible . . . How To Attract Everything You Desire Effortlessly! 1. Create an environment that naturally pulls you forward so things like commitment and discipline are optional. Being ...

How To Increase Your Charisma -- http://www.datingnewsletter4u.com/
We often wonder why there are certain individuals we simply abhor. While there are certain individuals that we simply love without no apparent reason at all. We wonder why someone as violent as ...

How to Manifest Dreams -- Jimmy Roos
Lets face it, we all have dreams. And we all want to know how to manifest dreams. We had dreams since we were young and since that time we wanted to know how to manifest dreams. We lived our dreams ...

Manifestation is Absolutely Real -- Kelly Archibald
Throughout the ages, many leaders and common folk, religious and otherwise, have demonstrated the ability to manifest out apparent nothingness something that was required for the moment. Loaves and ...

Manifesting Your Desires -- Edward Karniewicz
I could make it very easy from the start and say that you are already manifesting your desires everyday, but you just don't realize it. Most people are unconscious creators. They go about their ...

Are you truly living the life you want to live? -- Heather Redmond
Some of the things people most desire to have, or to improve in their life are money, a loving relationship, a successful job, great health, nice house, and a new car. Most people just dream about ...

Spiral of Manifestation -- Paula Picard
The "Spiral of Manifestation" is a powerful, energy-based technique that assists you in getting "unstuck". It is a wonderful tool that you can access at any time and in any circumstance. The Law of ...

Bring Love Into Your Life -- Ineke
So many people are complaining about the lack of love in their life. They act as if some stranger decided one day to take away the love out of their lives. They hold on to lovers already gone since ...

Manifestation is what we do naturally -- Mark Slattery
Manifestation is what we do naturally and it shows up in all facets of our lives if we realize it or not. When you are inspired or not inspired, you created it. If you could look back at a record of ...

An Obvious Manifestation Secret -- Kelly Archibald
There is a well known and very much overlooked ‘secret’ that Master Manifestors use continuously. It is a very basic, simple component that sets in motion all that exists in the human world. We ...

How To Be More Attractive: Gotta Have Sense Of Humor! -- http://www.pickupsuccess.com/
Men having great sense of humor ranked number three as being a personality trait that attracts women on survey results conducted by several magazines. Topping the survey is physical appearance and ...

How ugly has society made you? -- Ryan Fyfe
With media creating hype twenty four seven, and the pressure that we face on that same timeline to always look our best, it's no doubt that their is soo many 'after-market' ways to make ...

Does The Law Of Attraction Really Work? -- Alex Nguyen
“Thoughts Are Things” Napoleon Hill wrote it in his famous book “Think and Grow Rich” a few decades ago. Yet to this day not many people understand its profundity. To someone who might not be ...

Beating Anxiety - The Importance of a High Life State -- Thomas Chant
To beat anxiety you need to keep yourself in a high life state. Most people who suffer from Anxiety, Panic Attacks or Agoraphobia tend to link their symptoms with certain situations: crowded shops, ...

Is Worry Causing Your Tossing and Turning? -- Mary Desaulniers
Tossing and turning is an annoying habit. There are nights when we just can’t get comfortable in bed and keep tossing and turning all through the night. Why is our bed more comfortable some nights ...

In Times Of Stress, Walk Out Of Your Body -- Mary Desaulniers
Straddling the end of winter and the beginning of spring, March has always been a hectic month—a month of reckoning as it were—when last year's issues must be faced head on. Income tax ...

A Bad Hair Day -- Carolyn Porter
Your alarm rings and you slowly pull yourself out of bed. Sniff, sniff…where’s that aroma you are so used to smelling…your immediate pick-me-up? You discover your coffee pot didn’t come on ...

Massage Therapy and Stress Relief -- Stephanie Macintosh
While the practice of therapeutic massage has been used for centuries in the east, it is a relatively recent phenomenon here in the west. While the wonders of modern medicine have left many ...

Stress Management Tips: Helping Your Child To Deal With Stress And Bad Dreams -- Steve Hill
Many children suffer from various forms of stress and in this article I give advice on how parents can help their child during these periods. Their stress can cause them to have nightmares and to ...

Stress Management In Eight Easy Steps -- Sherrie Le Masurier
When was the last time you felt stressed out? Last week? Yesterday? With today’s hectic pace, it’s no wonder many of us experience frayed nerves on a regular basis. With our to-do list in hand we ...

Workaholic Behavior -- Chris Crouch
What? Workaholism is a common type of dysfunctional behavior. It is a destructive behavior pattern that is not normal. Simply working hard from time to time is not what I am talking about here. We ...

Using Meditation As A Way Of Lowering Your Stress Levels -- Steve Hill
Do you feel that you are constantly under stress? Are you looking into ways of how you can reduce your stress levels? If you have answered yes to both of these questions, you are not alone. The world ...

Advice For People Who Often Stress About Money -- Steve Hill
Money or the lack of it, can cause many people a great deal of stress. People often play mind games with themselves by worrying about certain situations. How will I be able to pay if my car breaks ...

Tips To Help You To Attain Your Goals In Life -- Steve Hill
It is important that we set ourselves goals in life, these can be short term, over a longer period of one to five years and also lifetime goals. It is one thing setting yourself these targets, ...

How to Gain Instant Rapport With Language -- Adam Eason
I went to the theatre at the weekend to watch a stage version of a favourite film of mine. The film is called 'East is East' and is nothing short of hilarious throughout. The stage show is ...

How To Be Everything To Everyone -- Angela Richard
I read an interesting book recently by Dr. Martha Beck entitled, Breaking Point Why Women Fall Apart, And How They Can Re-Create Their Lives. The most interesting thing about the book, other than the ...

Listen And Hear -- Devlyn Steele
Life Coach Advice Who doesn’t enjoy being listened to? We crave good friends and a partner in life with whom we can share our life experiences, both good and bad. Whether we are mad, sad, ...

Unleash Your Subconscious Mind Power -- Dale Odeyemi
If you want to learn the true art of mind power then it is of the greatest importance you understand 2 functions of your mind, and also how they interact with each other… You only possess one mind, ...

Oh No - Not Another Coach! -- Shaun O'Reilly
Have you had the above reaction to your coaching services yet? If you have, do not take it personally - it is perfectly understandable. There are just so many coaches out there at the moment. For ...

Life Coaching Advice- Be Happy With Who You Are And What You Have -- Steve Hill
In this article I write about how we can become content with life by learning to like ourselves and by appreciating what we have in life. There are far too many people who are comparing their lives ...

How To Find The Best Self-Improvement Book -- Chris Simons
Books can be a wonderful resource when trying to find ideas or to become motivated to improve. There are literally hundreds of self-improvement books available about anything and everything from ...

Luck of the Irish? -- Cheri Alguire
March 17 is a day of Leprechauns, four leaf clovers, green beer and luck. Even if you are not Irish, it is a day to get caught up in the fun of it. Unfortunately, many Real Estate Professionals rely ...

Why Mentors Are So Important -- Matt Bacak
Most of us can think of people in our lives, with more experience than ourselves who have supplied information, offered advice, presented a challenge, initiated friendship, or simply expressed an ...

Who Needs a Coach? -- Tarsha Polk
Great athletes have had coaches to help them become successful in their sport. So to become successful in business, you need a business coach. Business owners are the perfect candidates for business ...

Overcome Bad Habits In 21-Days Or Less, Is It Really Possible? -- Andy Thompson
In her self-improvement program “Habit Busting – A 21 Day Program to Break Any Habit” success coach Lee Milteer teaches you how to adapt her proven step by step techniques to break painful bad ...

Help Yourself and Others by Mentoring and Volunteering -- David Maillie
We see and hear about them every day - Charity runs, walks for Breast Cancer, Dinners, Golf outings, etc... These events raise needed money for research, medical expenses and expensive treatments, to ...

Of Gratitude, Sickness and Spiders -- Edward Mills
It's the season of gratitude, yet last week I found myself in a sea of darkness. I was sick. I don't know about you, but I find it very difficult to be grateful when I'm sneezing, ...

Five Secrets For A Happy Life -- Michael Bowen
Face life squarely: Face your problems with the highest light you have, knowing that through solving them you will grow both in wisdom and depth of being. This is called Courage. Dedicate yourself to ...

Use Appreciation As Your Foundation For Your Happiness -- Terry Vermeylen
I don't think that happiness is about gaining material objects and wealth like our societies, advertising, and many corporations teach us. I do believe, however, that our happiness and ...

I Deserve Better -- Annie Kaszina
Have you ever said those words to a partner or to yourself? It's an important statement to make because it’s often the first step towards truly realising that ill treatment you have experienced ...

Something All Can Share -- Robert Curtis
It has been said that everyone has something to give. Something that can be shared with their fellow human beings over and over again. Something whose supply is never depleated, but constantly ...

Happy People Are More Abundant! -- Maria Moratto
Ever noticed that the happier a person is the luckier he or she is as well? They find money on the street, not just pennies; opportunities abound; doors open up for them; they have lots of friends ...

One of the Reason Why People are Very Unhappy -- Entjik Jeffrie
One of the main reason why someone will become very unhappy because he/she sees no sign of progress in his/her life because he/she decides to stop growing and learning. Most people would rather spend ...

Happy People Have Happy Lives-5 Steps to Your Dream Life! -- Maranda Mann
With all the Job lay-offs, divorces, relationship problems, and countless other problems going on in everyones lives from day to day, how can anyone be truly happy with their lives? Is there any hope ...

Choosing Happiness -- Cheryl Hammer
Ever heard someone say,”…so-in-so is great, but I’m just not happy?” Or have you ever wondered why you just couldn’t seem to find happiness? Read on to learn how you can choose to be happy. ...

The Value of Associations -- Tim Whiston
This past week I ran into a friend of mine who I hadn't seen in quite some time. It was good to see him again, at least for a few minutes. Then I remembered why I stopped associating with him in ...

The Real Power of Positive Thinking -- Cherry Collier
Summary -- I remember it like it was yesterday. I was in a room at an NLP seminar with 60 other people. The noise permeated the room – I mean it was everywhere. There was music, people cheering, ...

Results vs. Reasons, Which Side of the Equation Are You On? -- Cherry Collier
So what is empowerment? Empowerment is taking the results over the reasons every time. When things happen (and they will happen), how you decide to view the situation has a direct impact on how the ...

Breakthrough System for Living Better, Longer -- Kenneth Little
Living better and longer is what all of us hope for. There is a simple strategy that will provide the action plan to fulfil your hope. Living better calls on you to change your outlook on life. You ...

Positive Thinking Tips: Keep Right On To The End Of The Road -- Steve Hill
We all face problems or hurdles as we travel along the road of life, this article gives my viewpoint on how to deal with these issues. I have personally taken inspiration from my favourite football ...

The Person Who Gives You The Most Angst Has A Gift For You -- Dorothy M. Neddermeyer, PhD
Have you wondered why it seems that the same type person shows up in your life—the person who gives you the most angst, a.k.a. difficult people? This person could be your neighbor, boss, colleague, ...

Live to 100 - 3 Secrets of Thinking Young -- Lynn Ward
Look through the birthday cards at any card shop and you will see a lot of jokes about age. Starting at 30, the message is that getting old is a negative experience and that it means “being over ...

Think Better, Live Longer -- Lynn Ward
The headline almost jumped off my screen… "Want to live longer? Think positive thoughts." According to this 15 year study of 545 Dutch men between 64 and 84, optimism and an overall positive ...

The "I Love It When…" Game: Bring Out The Positive -- Maria Moratto
By now, you are very much in touch with the Law of Attraction. To refresh your memory, the LOA, as we call it, declares that every thought that you send out to “outer space” so to speak, comes ...

5 Tips On How To Build Self Confidence Today -- John Edmond
There are very few people who could call themselves perfect and be right. Most of us need to build self confidence today, but the majority just either ignore the issues or concentrate on the ...

Coaching Your Coach: How to Deal with a Boss -- George F Franks III
Coaching your coach or in other words dealing with your boss at work is one of the most challenging aspects of working life. People who do this well can often count on improved compensation, ...

5 Myths of Leadership -- Andy Britnell
Theories of leadership abound, but there are also a number of assumptions made about leaders which on closer inspection turn out to be false. 1. We often think that leadership is rare, but in fact it ...

5 Leadership Qualities -- Andy Britnell
At a conference I attended recently, one of the main speakers quoted a survey which showed that 65% of employees say that the most stressful thing about their job is their boss, and 58% of people ...

Self Improvement Advice- Do The Opposite Of What Your Demons Tell You To Do -- Steve Hill
I am sure that I am not alone in the fact that I have a large army of demons in my head. These demons are always talking to me and trying to advise me about how to react to different situations. For ...

Learn To Become A Leader Not A Follower -- Steve Hill
Most people in life are happy to follow the lead of other people, to sit on the fence in a debate or have the attitude of hiding at the back of the class. The most successful people are leaders and ...

It Takes More than Effort to Get Results -- Kevin Eikenberry
Read the title again, carefully. It doesn’t say “it takes more effort to get results.” It says “it takes more than effort to get results.” Ah, the difference a word can make. In the world I ...

Why Conflict is Too Hard To Be Solved? -- Lay Vicheka
The world, to me, is approaching what I name “enlightened diversity.” This matter of fact does fetch in countless matters of challenges, patience, readiness, creativity, decision-making and ...

Who Determines Your True Worth? -- Gary
Some say your JOB because they pay you a salary or hourly wage and offer (or do not offer) benefits, perks, etc. Some say the vehicle you drive, the house you live in, the neighborhood you live, your ...

Road to Success -- Stephanie Martinez
Have you ever asked yourself why can't I have that great job where they actually respect their employees, an amazing significant other with an amazingly healthy relationship, the ability to ...

The Six 'C's' to a Successful Mindset -- Therese Skelley
Have you ever had that experience where you know what you should do but just can't? It's like something's blocking you. You may not be able to even understand it, but you feel it - like ...

Ten Useful Tips To Improve Your Self-Confidence -- Thomas Bekkar
Self-confidence is an important key to success in any walk of life. People with self-confidence are noticed more. They achieve their goals relatively easily. In contrast, people who lack ...

Time Management - Time Is Money -- Bill McRea
Working 14 hour days trying to figure out how to develop and launch a new product or service is not uncommon for most internet marketing professionals. But do you really understand the value of your ...

Five Tips For Avoiding Road Rage -- Kyle Varner
Road Rage is a term that, unfortunately, we have become more and more aware of as the media covers an increasing number of “road rage” incidents. We’re all aware of the shocking stories of mild ...

Free Tips On How To Reduce Depression -- Steve Hill
This article is all about beating depression. I am a person who suffered from long bouts of depression, however after deciding to change my whole outlook on life, I now have a much happier, ...

Beyond Fear And Addiction: Six Steps To Healing -- Margaret Paul, Ph.D.
There is a wonderful anachronism for FEAR: False Evidence Appearing Real Much of the fear in our lives is based on false evidence. Our bodies are designed to respond with the fight or flight ...

Hypnosis: Myth & Reality -- Pradeep Aggarwal
Hollywood hype would have us believe that a hypnotist can control and direct our actions, and that we can be made to do all sorts of unimaginable things under hypnosis. Following is a list of some of ...

The Importance Of Listening -- Paul Hegarty
In these modern times we as people are very busy. We have multiple distractions. Distractions such as cell phones, computers, Ipods and 24/7 television. We are constantly talking. Even when we are ...

The Things That Stop Most People Presenting in Public & How to Overcome Them -- Maria Davies
Gerald R. Ford said “If I went back to college again, I’d concentrate on two areas: learning to write and learning to speak before an audience. Nothing in life is more important than the ability ...

Is It Deja Vu? -- Pamela Thomas
Have you ever had an issue or situation reoccur time and time again which left you asking, “OK, when will this go away?” OR “Why me?” Yes, why you? Great question! The answer; oftentimes ...

5 Practical Ways to Make the Most of Your Day Dreams -- Karin Syren
Live more powerfully & more significantly – the journey begins today! PURPOSE is what you’re created for. MISSION is what you’re meant to do about it. VISIONS are the evidence, and GOALS are ...

Self-Esteem: You Are Not Who You Think You Are -- Margaret Paul, Ph.D.
David sat in front of me at one of my five-day intensive workshops. A successful businessman with a wife and two grown children, David believed that he was not good enough. “I’m insufficient,” ...

Your Greatest Mentor Is You! -- Jonathan Michel
Whenever a motivational speaker, or self-help book, as well as any other related materials tell you that you should find yourself a mentor to follow and inspire you, remember that the greatest mentor ...

The SMART Way to Set Goals -- Jude Wright
Goal setting is equal parts art and science. Many people create goals that simply don’t work. If you’re in business, you don’t have the luxury of creating goals that don’t work. You need to ...

Keep the Tension Tight -- Jeff Earlywine
During the 2006 winter Olympics, Lindsey Jacobellis was alone in the clear, and could have practically crawled to the finish line and won. After an Olympic-sized flub, she probably wishes she had. ...

Active Relaxation - The Neglected Art -- Graham Smith
Stress Stress is a serious business. The subject is often in the news: we know that it causes the loss of more working days than physical illness and can lead to serious conditions of the heart and ...

Lovin' Your GOALS Yet? -- Mary Foley
I bet you've heard time and again that if you want to create a successful life, career, or business, you'd better start liking goals. Make goals. Post goals. Follow your goals. Goals, goals, ...

How To Prevent Burnout -- Mike Moore
Unmanaged stress is costing business and industry millions of dollars in days missed and diminished productivity. Morale in workplaces all over North America is low and on the job stress high. When ...

Manifest the Life You Want -- Karen Kelley
Have you ever known anyone that just always seems to get everything they want? They have that perfect job, perfect spouse, perfect house, etc. and they are always happy and very upbeat. You’re ...

The True Message of Anxiety -- Steven Stosny, Ph.D.
Anxiety is a feeling that something bad might happen and that you will not be able or willing to cope. Misinterpreting the true message of your anxiety keeps you walking on eggshells. First of all, ...

Help Abounds For Those Who Help Themselves -- John Welch
Throughout my life there has been many times where I have been stuck. I was unable to take the necessary steps to move forward. I didn’t know how to get out of bad relationships. I couldn’t get ...

Make Life A Daring-Do Adventure -- Dean Shainin
Too much comfort in our lives and work is as unhealthy for personal growth as too much risk and danger. The key to taking risks is to learn the 7 keys of personal change. 1. First Change Yourself. ...

How Self-Empowerment Leads To Self-Improvement And Success In Your Life -- Dean Shainin
Have you ever wondered if what you know about self-improvement is accurate? Consider the following paragraphs and compare what you know to the latest information on self-improvement. Have you run ...

Mental Training - A How To Guide -- Steve Gillman
Mental training isn't necessarily like physical training. "No pain - no gain" isn't the way it works. Look, you could practice running faster, or just use a car, and if all you want is to get ...

Three Ways To Relieve Stress -- Steve Gillman
Of all the ways to relieve stress, meditation may be one of the best, but what if you don't have the time? What if you are having trouble with your meditation? Try one of the following three good ...

What to Do When People Don't Like You -- Royane Real
Have you been trying hard to make friends with no good results to show for all of your efforts? If it seems that you have been trying hard to make friends, but that other people still don’t want to ...

The Power of One -- Lee Colan
Getting the best from yourself and others all starts with the power of one… One Thought, One Word, One Action. “One” is the first note in orchestrating your attitude. Contrary to the lyrics ...

What Does it Take to Experience Transformation -- Sally Anderson
What does it take to experience transformation in the domains of our lives where we have never experienced mastery? As we look forward to our future, it can also be rewarding to review how far ...

Coaching: Taking Personal Responsibility For Your Life -- Nick Arrizza M.D.
Do you ever find yourself complaining to others, to the universe, or to God about the course of events in your life? If so do you ever ask yourself what purpose such complaining is supposed to ...

What is Life and Motivational Coaching -- Alan Crisp
What is life-coaching? Life-coaching is a means of bridging the gap between where you are now and where you want to be. It will often involve clarifying those two first. Life-coaching works through a ...

What Rules Are You Making Up? -- Michael Bungay Stanier
Some years ago, I worked for a company that helped create new products. My job title was "inventor" and part of the process was running sessions that would generate hundreds and hundreds of ideas as ...

Do I Like Who I am When I'm There? -- John Carvana
It’s about being authentic. It’s about being true to oneself about oneself regardless of where you are, who you’re with or what’s going on around you. It’s about setting a standard for ...

Are You Using All The Power Of Your Mind? -- Marian Massie
If you’re like me, you’re fascinated with the mind. I know I have been, ever since I was small. Here’s what I believe… Understanding how your mind works is enormously important for helping ...

Are You Experiencing the Same Life Challenges Over and Over? -- Richard Ross
Not long ago I was conducting one of my training teleclasses in my Energy Healing Facilitator Training series. When we got to a place where I needed to demonstrate one of the processes, I asked for a ...

Gain Confidence By Waging War On Your Inner Demons -- Steve Hill
This article is about how to gain confidence and how to increase self-esteem. I am a person who used to be a very negative thinker, I would always believe that I would fail in whichever task I was ...

Help Abounds For Those Who Help Themselves -- John Welch
Throughout my life there has been many times where I have been stuck. I was unable to take the necessary steps to move forward. I didn’t know how to get out of bad relationships. I couldn’t get ...

Your Life Is What You Make Of It -- Steve Hill
This article describes how your life is what you make of it. If you are willing to work hard to reach your ambitions and goals, there is no reason why should not attain them. In my opinion far too ...

How To Deal With A Bully, Play The Nutter Card -- Steve Hill
Most people at some stage of their lives will become the victim of bullying. People may think that this only occurs at school, however a lot of bullying also occurs in the workplace and even by your ...

Listen And Hear -- Devlyn Steele
Life Coach Advice Who doesn’t enjoy being listened to? We crave good friends and a partner in life with whom we can share our life experiences, both good and bad. Whether we are mad, sad, ...

Do You Know What Your Purpose Is? -- Reggie Odom
Have you ever wondered what your life is all about? Why you are here? What you are supposed to be doing with your life? Who you really are? The answer to these questions lives in your purpose. And we ...

Develop an Attitude of Gratitude -- Hilda Carroll
I have to confess to being a big fan of the X Factor. If, like me, you avidly followed the contestants who competed in the run-up to Christmas 2005, you won’t have missed the week where Chico was ...

Live in the Here and Now -- Hilda Carroll
You hear it regularly, and in your heart you know it’s true. Yesterday is over and done with, and tomorrow may never come. So all you really have is right here, right now. There’s a difference ...

Our Destiny Begins From Within Ourselves -- Roberto Zarotti
What is success ? There are many definitions. One that I hear often is "to do (or to live according to) what you want". That is true, but I would complete the definition by adding and underlining: ...

Of Gratitude, Sickness and Spiders -- Edward Mills
It's the season of gratitude, yet last week I found myself in a sea of darkness. I was sick. I don't know about you, but I find it very difficult to be grateful when I'm sneezing, ...

The Source Of True Happiness -- Chuck Danes
True Happiness : What Is It Really And Where Does It Come From? Can It Really Be Achieved? You’re About To Find Out. So many in the world today are seeking True Happiness. I at this point in my ...

When Your Emotions Become Like Ticking Bombs -- Rino Soriano
So, where does disease come from? How does it get manifested in your body in the first place? Do environment and diet really play key roles in causing disease? Well, the information contained in this ...

7 Simple Steps to Get More Out of Your Day -- Alan Fairweather
Let's face it - time is probably our greatest resource. We never seem to have enough of it and it seems to pass so quickly. Well we won't get any more of it and we can't slow it down. ...

If You Can't Change Your Reality, Change Your Mindset -- Hilda Carroll
Coaching is all about change. Clients hire coaches because they wish to change something about their lives; because they believe that this change will make them happy. And as a coach I am all for ...

Pay More Attention To Positive Feedback! -- Dr. Gary S. Goodman
I just had an interesting experience as I scrolled through the evaluations that have been assigned to my articles at an ezine site. I blurred my way through the fives and fours, which are the most ...

How To Make Rejection Pay Off! -- Dr. Gary S. Goodman
I’m not in the writing or consulting or coaching or audio or video businesses. I’m in the rejection business, and this is precisely what I need to acknowledge and to form my activities ...

Are You A Dreamer? -- Deanna Mascle
I'm a dreamer and I'm proud of it! However, sadly we live in a world that does not encourage dreamers when more than ever we need to cultivate them. This is a wonderful time of year to ...

The Dark Side of Fame -- Douglas Eby
Many creative people actively pursue fame, or at least endure it, as a way to advance their careers. But fame may also be driven by hidden emotional needs, and can lead to harmful expectations and ...

Change Is Coming! -- Yvonne Finn
Actually, change is gone, change is here and change is coming. We cannot live without change. Yesterday was a change from the day before; today is a change from yesterday and tomorrow will be change ...

Try Using Fortune Cookie Affirmations! -- Dr. Gary S. Goodman
About once a week I trek to my favorite Chinese restaurant for some crispy duck, sweet and sour shrimp, and a dollop of inspiration. Of course, a bright and shining moment comes when I am presented ...

Introductions: 6 Vital Strategies for Success -- Rich Hopkins
You’ve done all the hard work. You know your topic. You know your audience. Your words are precisely chosen and your delivery is practiced. You see your introducer walking up to the lectern, ...

Live in the Moment -- J. Anthony
Like most busy people, I have found myself constantly planning ahead and preparing for the next day, week, etc. While it is always good to plan and to have a plan for your life, it is also very ...

Why on Earth are you Here? -- Erik Teh
Most of us live in a cycle of repetition – work, work and work. We never slow down and evaluate the purpose for our lives. We would rather accept what fate has handed out and not feed the huge ...

Create A Warm Atmosphere -- Yana Mikheeva
Say “yes” to the sun! Say “yes” to warm days! Say yeas to spring and good mood! Yes! Yes! God, I’m so fed up of shivering and muffling myself up. It’s such a happiness, to wake up in the ...

It's Never Too Late to Get Started! -- Steve Farmer
Do you remember when you were a kid and every day was new and fresh. All you wanted was to wake up and get going on whatever made you happy on that morning. Then along came maturity and slapped you ...

A Really Great Place to Live -- Carolyn Porter
Much has been said about ways to improve your life. Perhaps you’ve already tried different approaches, some that helped and others that didn’t. One thing that is irrevocably true is this: ...

You Can Shift Your Reality to Include More of What You Want -- Carrie McLain
Do you know that you are emitting signals that the universe responds to? It's like we're all emitting radio signals that go out into the universe and match us up with anything on the same ...

Star Wars and Psychology: Embracing the Dark Side -- Kyle Varner
A few evenings ago, some friends and I decided to watch the latest Star Wars film, Return of the Sith. This film got me thinking about a concept that is key to much of the hypnotherapy that I do, and ...

The Art of Happiness -- John Edmond
Here is a really simple way to bring happiness into your life. A couple of years ago, when visiting friends Pete and Sandra, and Sally their 3 years old daughter, I was asked to baby sit for a hour ...

What is Happiness? Can it Be Defined? -- CD Mohatta
Happiness is one of the most commonly used words. We all say - the children look so happy. I am very happy today. You don't look happy. Any reason? How to make a happy world? How to avoid sad ...

Intentional Focus: Your Happiness, Your Success, and the Law of Attraction -- Gabriella Kortsch, Ph.D.
What have you been focusing on lately? On how well life is going for you? Or on how much business you’ve been doing compared to last year, or how well your superiors have been rating you? Or on how ...

The Happiness Recipe - Attitude, Memories, and Authentic Communication -- Terry Vermeylen
I’ve done an enormous amount of research on happiness over the years and it is a subject I am continually fascinated by. Human beings are already such incredibly complex creatures. Add on the ...

How To Set Goals Like an Olympic Champion -- Stephen Kraus
Virtually every Olympic athlete shares the same goal: winning the gold medal. But the interesting finding from research by sports psychologists is that the most motivated and successful athletes set ...

Beyond Fear and Addiction: Six Steps to Healing -- Margaret Paul, Ph.D.
There is a wonderful anachronism for FEAR: False Evidence Appearing Real Much of the fear in our lives is based on false evidence. Our bodies are designed to respond with the fight or flight ...

What Transpires During A Panic Attack -- Jeff Miles
What we usually perceive as a possible threat or danger brought about by a panic attack actually starts from the brain. From the brain, signals are sent to the nervous system of our body. It is the ...

Excuse Me...Your Life Is Waiting -- Doreen Banszak
What if one day you were minding your own business when someone tapped you on the shoulder and said, "Excuse me, your life is waiting. It's right over there and in it you have all that you ever ...

The Truth About Depression -- Graeme Notega
You’ve probably seen the commercials on television talking about the “you” you used to be before depression set in. Such commercials are generally aired by drug companies promoting an ...

Money and Success - 8 Traits of Extremely Wealthy People -- Tania French
Have you ever wondered why some people are magnets for wealth and most others just flounder by the wayside? I bet you want to know the secret traits these wealthy people possess. But first, let’s ...

Why Should You Find Your Life’s Purpose? -- Ineke Van Lint
Many spiritual traditions revolve around one central question: “Who am I ?” Even the business world ponders this crucial matter. According to business gurus, the first step on the road to success ...

Stress Management -- Kim Olver
Have you ever said the words, "This job/my life is so stressful!" Or something else along those lines? Most people believe that stress is something that happens in their lives. They believe it is the ...

Small Changes = Big Rewards -- Steve Roberts
From the minute we are born our brains are being programmed by adults, don’t do that, don’t do this, that’s right, that’s wrong, the list goes on. Parents all over the world programming their ...

What is Important in Life? -- David Snape
When we are healthy, we seldom think about what it feels like to be sick. But when we are really and truly sick, all we can think about is being healthy again. No matter how much wealth we manage to ...

The Extraordinariness of Being Ordinary and Happy -- Rajesh Kanoi
Ordinary! The word sends a chill down one's spine, especially if it's used to describe a person or his ability. Well, if not a chill down the spine, certainly a feeling of worthlessness, of ...

Motivation- Get the Daily Dose that Keeps You on Fire -- Beth Tabak
"One of the strongest characteristics of genius is the power of lighting its own fire." John W. Foster If that's the case we each have the ability to manifest the genius within. Motivation seems ...

7 Ways to Leave Your Clutter -- Barbara Myers
Everyone has some degree of clutter lurking at home. When you're tired of moving it around, stepping over it, and losing important items in it, it's time to take control of the clutter. What ...

Eliminate Distractions and Get More Done! -- Gina Gray
5 Ways to Eliminate Distractions and Get More Done Now! 1. Know a distraction when you hear it, see it or feel it Some distractions are simply interruptions. “The average American worker is ...

How to Organize Without Losing Flexibility -- Hans Bool
Are you easily taken by surprise? And then what; still no problem. Organizing is not always needed if you can improvise. Yet, even a small business needs to be organized in some kind of a way. You ...

5 Ways To Suddenly Be In A Class By Yourself! -- Dr. Gary S. Goodman
It’s really so easy to distinguish yourself, that it’s amazing. Yet few people ever happen upon these principles of getting ahead. Let’s take a student, a junior in high school, as an example. ...

Create Your Own Luck by Making Things Simple -- Dave Lorenzo
Have you ever met someone who loves to complicate things? They relish showing you how smart they are by making a concept or procedure so difficult that only they can understand it. These people ...

Mental Training - A How To Guide -- Steve Gillman
Mental training isn't necessarily like physical training. "No pain - no gain" isn't the way it works. Look, you could practice running faster, or just use a car, and if all you want is to get ...

How Do You Feel? -- Dr Kem Thompson
Are there things you know you should do, but you don't do? Things which, if you did, would help you bring about the sort of lifestyle you desire? Yet you don't do them? If you're like ...

Which Wall Is Your Ladder Leaning Against? -- Dr Kem Thompson
This time of year, goals are all the rage. As there are a lot of resources on goal-setting readily available to you, I won't go into it now. Rather our focus will be on actual achievement of the ...

Happy Talk Keep Talking Happy Talk For Your Success -- Don Doman
The road to success isn't necessarily one of motivation and hard work. Happiness and enjoyment should be the path we follow. When I make a sale, I'm not usually happy because I make a sale, ...

Personal Development & Success - "Creating the Motivation You Need" -- Jeffrey Miller
Have you ever heard someone say something like, "I haven't felt motivated lately," or, "I'll do it as soon as I feel motivated enough?" I know that I have and, truth be known, am guilty of ...

A Time to Rest, A Time to Heal -- Bonnie Moss
Life is not always a pleasant walk down the garden path.Who has not known pain and anguish? Who has not suffered the wounds of a relationship discord? Problems are challenges life casts our way. We ...

Uncover Emotional Secrets and Live a Happier Life -- David Snape
Can you remember a time when you became a little irritated with someone and made a sharp comment that may have hurt, one which you later regretted? Have you ever writhed in the pain of emotional ...

Importance of Studying Cultures -- Daniel Hunt
What is a culture to an average citizen? For some it is something they learn at school, for some these are norms of etiquette, for some folklore of the definite country. None of these individuals is ...

Increasing Prosperity With Positive Thinking -- Wendy Betterini
Increasing prosperity in our lives can be accomplished by having the right frame of mind. The truth is, our thoughts are very powerful. They are capable of influencing every aspect of our daily ...

Learning How To Overcome Self-Sabotage -- Wendy Betterini
It's easy to forget just how powerful our subconscious minds can be. We are often completely unaware of how our actions (or inactions) are affecting our lives. We may complain that things never ...

How To Remember Things -- Steve Gillman
What's the biggest problem with memory tricks? Remembering to use them, of course. There are many memory techniques that work well, but you'll forget them when you need them most - unless you ...

On Empathy -- Sam Vaknin
The Encyclopaedia Britannica defines empathy as: "The ability to imagine oneself in anther's place and understand the other's feelings, desires, ideas, and actions. It is a term coined in the ...

How To Increase Your Charisma -- http://www.datingnewsletter4u.com/
By: My Relationship Tips - We often wonder why there are certain individuals we simply abhor. While there are certain individuals that we simply love without no apparent reason at all. We wonder why ...

Building Your Success Team -- Jason Johns
Think about anyone you know who is incredibly successful. Do these people do everything themselves? Do they do it all themselves? Think of J.K. Rowling, the author of the Harry Potter books. She ...

The Biggest Secret -- Jason Johns
I’m going to share a secret with you now, so just come a little bit closer. It’s a big secret and I’m going to have to ask you to not tell anyone though, please. I know I can trust you on this. ...

How Much Can You Handle? -- Jason Johns
I was talking to one of my friends just a few days ago, and she got me thinking. She was telling me about all the problems in her life and how bad she was feeling and that it seemed that the universe ...

Releasing Relationship Pain -- Jason Johns
Often times when a relationship ends there are things left unsaid and questions left unanswered. Through the use of this technique you can resolve these issues and allow yourself to move on and let ...

You Make Me Feel -- Jason Johns
Do other people make you feel things? Do they make you feel happy or sad? I’m curious. How do they make you feel this way? Do they say, “Hey, here’s a tin of sadness.” Or maybe they say, ...

Music; An Enjoyable Necessity -- Jackie Gee
It's a safe bet that, since the arrival of cognitive human beings on this earth, music has, in some form had a significant effect on their lives. The first sounds, other than speech, were ...

Bring Love Into Your Life -- Ineke
So many people are complaining about the lack of love in their life. They act as if some stranger decided one day to take away the love out of their lives. They hold on to lovers already gone since ...

Where Has All The Time Gone -- Jason Johns
We live in a busy society. We may have demanding jobs, children, families and many other “important” things that hoover up all of our time, and before we know it, Christmas is looming once more ...

More Time Please -- Jason Johns
You’ve got goals haven’t you? Things you want to achieve in life? The thing I would guess you are lacking is the time to do it. I mean, you’ve got a job, then your social commitments, then your ...

Manifest Your Dreams -- Jason Johns
For each of us, the universe is different. A homeless man may view the universe as unfair, hard and tough. A rich man may view the universe as a lovely place full of luxury and pleasure. Both of them ...

Achieving Your Goals -- Jason Johns
You may or may not have a set of written goals. If you do not, then I strongly urge you to make a written set of goals and clarify what you want to achieve. Whatever the case, you may be struggling ...

The Language Of Confidence -- Jason Johns
The language we use programs our brains. Mastering our language gives us a great degree of mastery over our lives and our destinies. It is important to use language in the best way possible in order ...

Breaking Down Your Goals -- Jason Johns
A wise Chinese sage once said, “A journey of a thousand miles begins with a single step.” Wise words? But what do they mean to someone who is trying to achieve their goals in life? That’s what ...

How to Regain Your Lost Self-Confidence -- Thomas Bekkar
Nobody can hurt you without your consent There are many instances in life where your confidence is hit hard. Sometimes you overcome life's hardness, sometimes you get overwhelmed. Sometimes your ...

Take Action to Achieve Success -- Sue Edwards
As I was going through a new training course, that is helping me to develop a new career, there it was staring me right in the face - Take Action! Few people REALLY understand how important this ...

How to Have Confidence by Adopting a Realistic Attitude -- Peter Murphy
If you are struggling with how to have confidence in your life, you are not alone. Most people think that self-confidence is something that lucky people have, people who can do anything and ...

Nine Characteristics of An Enthusiastic Person -- Ineke Van Lint
Enthusiasm is passion. Enthusiasm is living your dream. Enthusiasm is a divine energy you will feel as a reward for pursuing your dreams and staying on your own path. Someone who is earnestly looking ...

Failure Is Temporary -- Raymond Johnston
Would you like me to give you a formula for...success? It's quite simple, really. Double your rate of failure... You're thinking of failure as the enemy of success. But it isn't at ...

Effective Public Speaking Tips For Beginners -- James Masterson
People have praised and respected over the centuries those who could speak well in front of a crowd. The audience is oftentimes left in awe at how these leaders express themselves well and eventually ...

Public Speaking Lessons -- James Masterson
The benefits of communication are evident from the least sophisticated creatures to the most advanced as in humans. Perhaps, among the creatures especially endowed with the power of communication, ...

How To Master Your Material For An Oral Presentation -- James Masterson
One of the techniques that great public speakers have is knowing their material. You cannot be a master mechanic and give a speech on "How to Grill the Perfect Steak". It is very important for a ...

Looking Back to Move Forward -- Bonnie Moss
Another year is over. Take a moment to reflect on the past years.Start with an honest evaluation of your accomplishments, successes and failures. Welcome the new year with a celebration of the past. ...

Thinking Outside The Box - The How To -- Steve Gillman
When innovators talk about thinking outside the box, they mean coming up with creative ways to solve problems - new ways to look at things. How do they do it? How can you do it too? We first have to ...

Creative Solutions Using 'What If?' -- Steve Gillman
For the most creative solutions you need to get your mind looking in new directions. One of the most systematic ways to do this, is with a list of words, primarily adjectives, to create "what if?" ...

THE CONVERSATION OF RECOVERY -- Dr Harry Henshaw
Transformational Counseling is all about assisting another human being to live a life that they love and to live it powerfully. Transformational Counseling is about creating a space for others to ...

The Truth About Emotional Intelligence -- Lee Down
There is so much emphasis on emotional intelligence these days that it appears that people are suppressing their emotions and problems in an effort to "fit in," to keep their jobs, and using ...

Healthy Grief, Unhealthy Grief -- Margaret Paul
We all know that it is in one’s highest good to grieve the loss of a relationship. Healthy grief releases feelings rather than allowing them to get stuck in the body. Healthy grief allows the ...

Effective Time Management - Ten Top Tips -- Jackie Fletcher
Have you ever thought to yourself that there aren’t enough hours in the day, or felt overwhelmed at the tasks facing you? If you have, this article can help you! • Clarify your goals and ...

Tear Up Your “To Do” Lists! -- John Di Lemme
Tear Up Your “To Do” Lists! Most of you have those tedious “To Do” list that you create in an effort to get more things done in your day. But let’s take time to really look at your “To ...

Double Or Triple Your Time! -- Dave Saunders
Why do some say that time is much more important than wealth? Nearly all biographies and self-help books, by top leaders and speakers from the past decades, all focus on time as being the most ...

Lack Of Time! Perception or Reality -- Diane Randall
One day you're going to college, studying and having fun; the next thing you know you’re working long hours, eating on the run, rushing home to take care of your kids or your spouse/significant ...

Say No To Time Stealers -- Eric Garner
If you find yourself going to work with the best intentions of making the most of every minute, but end up at the close of the day wondering where it all went, the chances are that you’ve been ...

The 3 P’s: Perfectionism, Procrastination, and Paralysis -- Gina Hiatt
Do you set your standards high, but always feel like you've failed? Learn about the 3 "P's" and end the vicious cycle that keeps you stuck and ineffective. The Vicious Cycle Perfectionism, ...

3 Magic Bedtime Questions -- Lance Ong
For many people, life zooms past once they reach their working age. Everyday, it's the same flash routine of waking up, going to work, coming back from work, and sleeping. It's no wonder why ...

7 Quick And Easy Steps To Manage Your Time More Effectively -- Jason Tarasi
The internet is one of those things in life that borders on the verge of a good versus evil battle. It can be the greatest money making tool in existence, or the most malicious time waster. When ...

Why Work/Life Balance Doesn't Work -- Steve Holloway
I can’t help feeling that using the phrase ‘work/life balance’ reinforces the problem it seeks to address. To describe a need to balance work and life implies that work is not part of ...

4 Useful Tips on Efficient Managing Your Time -- Tyler Benson
Let’s start with elementary arithmetic. A day comprises only 24 hours: sleeping takes at least 8 hours and there are also work and study hours to be taken into account. And not much time remains ...

Questions to Ask Before Volunteering - Obligation -- Roger Carr
Volunteering is one of the most rewarding things you will do. You will receive as much for giving your time as the ones that benefit from your hard work. Volunteering will also be a frustrating ...

Time Management Tips For A Successful Life -- Roy Thomsitt
The application of time management skills has tended, in the past, to be thought of as something that is for business life only. In reality, though, time management is something from which we can all ...

Two Proven Techniques That Successful People Do To Triple Their Time In A Day -- Rene Graeber
They say that time is much more important than wealth. Most effective people think so. They know how to get more time in a day, and they have mastered the art of utilizing time effectively to do more ...

How to Plan your Day -- Tyler Benson
Sometimes you feel like you are ready to overcome everything, you can manage any strain and solve the most difficult problems. But this state continues for a very short period of time. After a while ...

How To Optimize And Free Up Your Time -- Aurelia Williams
Time is one of the most important resources that we have. Time is one thing that you can’t swap, borrow or purchase. We are all given the same 24 hours to each day. Even with all of our modern day ...

Work/Life Balance: Making Every Day Sacred -- Wendy Betterini
So many of us rush blindly through our days, fall into bed exhausted, and wake up the next morning to do it all over again. For many of us, our lives are composed of millions of meaningless moments, ...

Work, Work, Work: Making Each Moment Count -- Judy Ringer
Time, time, time. It seems there is never enough of this precious life support. In a previous story about time, I quoted the following aphorism: TIME IS MY FRIEND TIME IS MY ALLY I HAVE ALL THE TIME ...

Do You Use Your Time Wisely? -- Rene Graeber
When I was younger, I never considered the importance of time. I just laze around, watching TV, lie in bed, and play video games. As I grew older, I thought about the things that I have achieved. To ...

Embracing Change -- Peggy L. McNamara
Do you ever wonder why some people deal with change better than others? Were they born with natural skills? Did they learn through trial-and-error? Or, are they just faking it? Truth-be-told, it is ...

Body Language is Effective in Public Speaking -- Marlene Challis
Public speaking is a very important skill that kids need to enhance when in school. You need to have self-confidence to be an effective public speaker. Enhancing your public speaking skills is never ...

Taking Charge of Your Life -- Roger Ellerton
How do you live your life? At cause or at effect? It is important to be aware of this distinction. It is the rare individual who always lives his or her life at cause; however, far too many of us ...

Five Steps To Success In Everything You Do -- Ineke Van Lint
If you follow these 5 steps, no doubt you will get everything you want! 1. What you need first is to have a strong desire. A desire like a fire! Not like a little flame you have to stir to get some ...

Creating A Meaningful Life -- Wendy Betterini
If you knew you were going to die tomorrow, what would you do today? Sometimes we forget how fleeting life is. There are no guarantees. We might be here until we're 100 years old, or we might ...

Say Goodbye to Struggle -- Jeanie Marshall
Struggle is a common expectation in our society. We tend to plan for it, anticipate it, and invite it into our lives. It has become so familiar that we often push away joy or peace or harmony, ...

Wealth Building and Success - Here's Your First Step! -- Jason Oman
If you want to be more successful in any area of your life, and especially if you're into wealth building, then there is one single step you MUST take before anything else. Nothing can affect any ...

Using Conscious Creation To Improve Your Life -- Wendy Betterini
You've probably heard the phrase, "Idle hands are the devil's tools" -- meaning if you don't have something to keep you busy, you're likely to get into trouble. That can be argued of ...

The Strength Of Beliefs And Their Impact On Success -- Matthew Hayford
Have you ever heard the expression, "if you don't believe you can do it you can't"? This holds true for business especially since many when beginning a new venture have some inherent doubts ...

Body Image and Creative Expression -- Douglas Eby
It isn’t just about “looking good” or eating disorders; body image relates to our identity, and how we think about and accept ourselves, which directly or indirectly affects how we access the ...

Ten Roadblocks to Creative Success -- Jan Marie Dore
To stay competitive in the world of work today, you must use your imagination and creativity. These innate gifts have the potential to give us an edge in business and in life, yet we are often ...

How I Found My Voice -- Francine Larson
It was totally unexpected. I was puttering around the house on a hot summer day in Florida. Julie, my next door neighbor called and asked me to have breakfast with her. Julie is a high school honors ...

Entitled to Be Exceptional -- Douglas Eby
Being exceptional - unusually skillful, smart, creative or otherwise more capable than the norm - may include a judgment both by others and ourselves as being an “outsider.” Gifted and talented ...

Being Creative and Self-Critical -- Douglas Eby
Healthy criticism can help refine our talents and creative projects in the pursuit of excellence. But when it is based on a excessive perfectionism or an unrealistic self concept, criticism can be ...

The Power of Imagination -- Joe Clinton
Dear fellow entrepreneurs, while reading some very informative information on the internet, I came across a really intriguing concept of creativity and imagination. In it's application to ...

The Search for Creativity -- Annett Tate
In the middle of the night I awaken with a sparkling idea that squeezes every ounce of sleep right out of me. For a few moments I lie unmoving, trying to convince myself that I’ll remember it in ...

Creativity and Flow -- Douglas Eby
The experience of optimal functioning called flow enhances creativity, and can be nurtured in our own lives, says the psychologist who developed the concept. Author of "Flow: the Psychology of ...

Everything Is Connected -- Linda Dessau
When my mind gets to wanderin', I find it truly extraordinary to examine the seeming coincidences in my life and in the world at large. When I cleaned out a drawer in my office, I got a new ...

Preparing For Performance -- Linda Dessau
Stage fright can be an incredibly debilitating condition that can keep artists locked away in their own homes, carefully guarding their creative gifts. Then those gifts never see the light of day, ...

The Keys to Successful Living -- Vic Conant
Success is a concept that carries with it all kinds of associations. Money, career achievement, fame, these and a dozen other factors contribute in one way or another to our working definition of ...

STOPPING May Be The Best Way To Get Ahead! -- Dr. Gary S. Goodman
There is a very interesting book that I read about a year ago, written by a former priest. It is called, STOPPING. The theme is straightforward. Most of us are so busy rushing from task to task, ...

Success Through Being Average -- John Watson
Success seldom arrives suddenly. It usually comes after months, if not years, of study and practice as a beginner moves from being useless, to poor, to mediocre, to average, to above average, to ...

5 Success Tips to Success -- Jackie Ulmer
You've just started your Network Marketing business and you are ready to shoot right to the top. Here are some concepts to embrace each day as you go along your journey. Success Tip # 1 - Change ...

How To Be A Lucky Guy -- Steven Gillman
Want to be a lucky guy or gal? There are things you can do to become one. In fact, there are at least a dozen luck "techniques" that you can use. I have been using them for years, and yes, they say ...

The Real Reason You're Not Rich -- John Lundholm
First, let's be clear what I mean by rich or wealthy. I mean having the financial means to do what it is you truly want. Now there may be other reasons why you don't do what you want, but you ...

Improve Your Life by Learning to Use What you Have -- Graham Harris
Imagine for a moment that wherever you went, whatever you did, people kept telling you, you could improve. Driving the car and when you arrive at your destination this person sits up in the back seat ...

A Big Secret to Success! -- Scott Hove
There are a lot of steps to success - but there is one BIG secret. Are you ready to learn that secret? Are you sure? I’m going to burst some bubbles right now. Are you sitting down? While it is ...

Success Lessons from the Winter Olympics: Visualization -- Stephen Kraus
Over the next few weeks, the Olympics will no doubt generate many headlines focusing on inspirational stories, unexpected successes, good/bad television ratings, and even scandals. But here's a ...

Pull Your Life into Focus -- Bill Gluth
Over the weekend I was invited by a new friend to participate in a marketing blow out program in Atlanta. It was an exceptional event with great, like minded people. Everyone there was dedicated to ...

Train Your Nervous System for More Success -- Brad Isaac
“An ounce of practice is worth more than tons of preaching.” --Mahatma Gandhi One of the fundamentals of developing new skills you can sell in the marketplace is practicing them until they are ...

Fear Of Success -- Ted Lewis
Fear of success could be keeping you from achieving what you want. That sounds ridiculous, because we all want to succeed, right? Of course we do. Surprisingly though, many people subconsciously ...

Three Reasons for Feeling like a Failure in Life -- Frank Gasiorowski
Have you ever asked yourself, Why am I a failure, What is happening to my life, Where can I find the answers, Can I change my current situation, Where do I go for help? If you are asking yourself ...

What Happened To You? -- Dr Kem Thompson
Do you remember when you were little, and you believed everything your parents told you? If you don't remember your childhood, think of any 2 year old you know or have seen. Notice how they are ...

Success Lessons From Houdini -- John Watson
Harry Houdini (1874-1926), born Erich Weiss, was not an immediate success as a magician and entertainer. Eventually, however, he became world famous and was acknowledged by many to be the world's ...

The No Cost No Obligation Secret to Success -- Henry Ramsey
Most people say they want to be successful, but beyond saying the word, they have no clear mental concept of what success is. Getting what you really want is one definition. Attainment. Not some ...

Using Your Mind to Create Wealth -- Daniel MacDougall
The first step to the realization of lasting wealth is to know what wealth means to you. What is it that you are searching for? Remember that happiness is not a destination but a way of traveling ...

The Key Success Factors of Life -- Herndon Davis
(The following is the 2nd installment of a series of essays focusing upon achieving success. The previous essay was titled “Your Only Option is Success.) It simply amazes me just how many people ...

Your Only Option is Success -- Herndon Davis
(The following is the part 1 of a 2 part series focusing on achieving success in one’s life.) Did you realize that your life was actually pre-destined for success and that you were hard-wired and ...

Are You A Great Finisher But A Poor Starter? -- Dr. Gary S. Goodman
When I was 14, I was criticized by one of my coaches for being a dilettante. I signed up for a summer camp, where he was a counselor. Thinking I would love it and stay for 12 weeks, I cut that ...

Setting An Example For Success One Foot At A Time -- Don Doman
I was waiting for the great man to speak. He was supposed to be example of what young men who want to succeed can be. I was looking him over during his introduction. He was fashionably dressed from ...

Do More By Deleting More! -- Dr. Gary S. Goodman
The famous Father of Modern Management, Peter. F. Drucker, who was also my professor, said businesses are fairly good at adopting new practices, but they’re terrible at terminating the old. His ...

Perseverance and Commitment -- Nicola Karesh
Re-dedicating yourself over and over to a goal... Feeling the fear and doubts and not succumbing to it... Reaching deep down inside to connect with the part of you that is not going to roll over and ...

Success and You- Defining your Personal Mission Statement -- Robert Paisola
How many times have you said "I want to be successful?" How many times have you said, "If I only had X, then my life would be perfect and I would be so successful! See, we all look at what success is ...

The Journey From Where You Are to Where You Want to Be -- Cheryl Vallejos
After the beginning of the New Year has come and gone, how do you keep the momentum going? Hopefully, you set your New Year’s goals and now you’re ready to see them begin to manifest. Your goals ...

Your Power To Choose -- Dr Kem Thompson
I remember the day I decided to become extremely successful. It was in my penultimate year in medical school. Up until that time I'd been passing my exams, just sailing along, not putting in much ...

Do It Now -- Dr Kem Thompson
One difference between the 'haves' and the 'have nots', or the 'successful' and the 'unsuccessful' people of our world, is in what they've done or not done. ...

It's The Way You See Things -- Dr Kem Thompson
Has this or something similar ever happened to you: There's this new staff member, 'X' who you'd like to make friends with. But she seems uninterested in you or anyone else, and ...

Begin with the Mind and the Body will Follow -- Mary Desaulniers
It Is Commonplace Knowledge In The Weight Loss Industry That Just Going On A Diet Or Being On A Weight Loss Program Does Not Guarantee Permanent Weight Loss Results. You Will Invariably Gain Back All ...

Self-Growth: Building Character And Integrity -- Wendy Betterini
It's been said that character is defined by what you do when you think no one is watching. What an illuminating concept that is. Most of us have a public face and a private face. There are parts ...

Looking Back to Move Forward -- Bonnie Moss
Another year is over. Take a moment to reflect on the past years.Start with an honest evaluation of your accomplishments, successes and failures. Welcome the new year with a celebration of the past. ...

Adult Continuing Education is Healthy for You -- Ian McAllister
Adult continuing education is very practical. Seniors have several advantages over children. * Better memory (truly!) * Experience * Fewer distractions ------------- Better memory ------------- ...

How To Ignite The Success Forces Within You -- Laura Roman Lopez
Mediocre people choose lives of mediocrity. It's not that they aren't smart enough..or lucky enough...or attractive enough. People who live lives of excellence, on the other hand, make ...

Think Success And You Will Have Success -- Ineke Van Lint
Those who fail, follow the laws of failure. Those who succeed, follow the laws of success. It is impossible to reach success with a scheme of failure thoughts in your mind. It’s impossible to have ...

How To Get Happy During OPTIMISM MONTH: March 1- 31, 2006 -- Maryann Troiani
Are you an optimist or a pessimist? Do you often expect bad things to happen? Pessimists are like the fairy tale about Chicken Little. In the fairy tale, Chicken Little kept shouting, ‘Help, help ...

Are You Setting Yourself Up to Procrastinate? -- Gina Hiatt
"How can I stop procrastinating?" This is by far the most frequent question that I get from graduate students and professors. As a dissertation and tenure coach, I’ve come to realize that everyone ...

10 Tips on How to Give Yourself the Best Chance for Success on a First Date- Especially if You Have -- Amy Schoen
Let’s say during the last couple of weeks you have communicated with someone of interest via emails and several telephone conversations. There is obvious “phone chemistry” and there is a mutual ...

Breaking Through The "Status Quo" -- Stan Lewis
In order to get to where you are supposed to be in life and have the desires of your heart, you have to get past the Status Quo. Breaking the status quo will involve embracing what I call the ...

I AM -- Rick Meredith
The words “I am” are very powerful and creative words. It is how we use these words in our thoughts and our speech that is the creative element in shaping our lives. What I know is that our ...

Unleash the Power of Listening -- Barbara White
A vital skill in becoming an effective communicator is the ability to listen. Listening skills are not taught in school, and sadly are largely undeveloped skill in many people. To listen effectively ...

Learning To See Challenges As Opportunities -- Wendy Betterini
Are you a person who loves challenges, or hates them? I must admit I've spent most of my life as a person who hates them. I always thought of challenges as frustrating, maddening obstacles ...

Work/Life Balance: Making Every Day Sacred -- Wendy Betterini
So many of us rush blindly through our days, fall into bed exhausted, and wake up the next morning to do it all over again. For many of us, our lives are composed of millions of meaningless moments, ...

What If You Don’t Try? -- Adebola A. Oni
I have seen and heard lot of people giving excuses for their inability to act out their dreams. The truth of the matter is that there is hardly anybody existing on this earth that does not have a ...

Fulfilling Relationships - 7 Common Sense Core Elements -- Karin Syren
Relationships can be complicated is pure understatement. And yet, rather than shy away from them, we continually seek new ones. They are the pivot point around which society, an organized pattern of ...

Excuse Again? -- Patric Chan
When we fail to do something we are expected to do, we almost always have an excuse for it. That's just how our habit acts. But we have a choice to change that for good. If we analyze it closely ...

Get Organized -- Paul Hegarty
Why should you get organized? Getting organized gives you the ability to achieve balance in your life. Getting organized allows you to see what you are doing and how much time you spend doing it. ...

Go Beyond Your Limitations -- Debbie Friedman
We all sat staring at her in awe – knowing what was going to come out of her mouth and yet somehow not quite believing it. She was describing what she wanted to vision that evening and part of her ...

Share your grief -- Gene Torrey
Everyone gets to experience a moment of grief, loss and sadness at some point in their lifetime. Grief is something that follows a loss. Grief can take many forms: it can initially settle in as ...

This is Your time to Shine Bright -- Debbie Friedman
I personally love the analogy of candles on a birthday cake. Like a candle on a birthday cake, each and every one of us has come here with a special light, special talents or gifts, to contribute to ...

Intuition -- Arthur Buchanan
What exactly is intuition? What can we do with it? How do we use it, can you use it at all? So many questions about a small word, don’t worry by the time when we are done with this chapter, you ...

Your Television Viewing Might Keep You Awake -- Brandon C. Hall
Watching an exciting movie in the evening is a favored way for many people to relax after a long day of work. They look forward to getting home, having dinner and then sitting down to be entertained. ...

What Was Albert Einstein Thinking? -- Vickie Milazzo
Albert Einstein once said, “You can’t solve a problem with the same mind that created it.” To solve a problem you’ve obviously helped to create, you need to start with a new and fresh mind. ...

Do Nothing! -- Hifzur Rehman
Do nothing! Yes I mean it. But only for five to seven minutes a day during working hours. You are born to work and working is a fun activity for the successful people of the world. I am giving you ...

Staying In Bed Can Cause Insomnia -- Brandon C. Hall
It would seem ridiculous to suggest that the reason you can't fall asleep is because you are in bed. As preposterous as this sounds, it can actually be the case. When a person is suffering from ...

How To Develop Your Own Personal Mission Statement -- Dana Goldberg
Your personal development and motivation is the key to a successful and happy life. If you want to feel fulfilled from day to day then you need to know what makes you tick and how to get it. You need ...

Developing An Optimistic Attitude -- Wendy Betterini
How's your attitude lately? I caught myself doing something surprising a few days ago: being a pessimist! I was working on a big project and making great progress, when suddenly I encountered a ...

Fresh Air Can Beat Insomnia -- Brandon C. Hall
If you live in a climate where you are subjected to the four seasons in all of their glory, you might find that you suffer from insomnia at certain times of the year. Quite often people find it more ...

Inner Awareness -- Arthur Buchanan
What exactly is this thing we call inner awareness? Does it have anything to do with me and my family AND HOW CAN WE TELL WE HAVE GOT WHAT IT TAKES TO HAVE SUCH A THING AS INNER AWARENESS? PLEASE LET ...

Finish the Job: a Lesson On Discipline -- Cameron Elliott
Growing up, my two main chores were to take the recycling out to the curb every Sunday night, and helping with the yard work. There was grass to mow, hedges and trees to trim, plants to water, seeds ...

Decisions, What You Haven't Been Told About Them -- Maria Boomhower
Have you ever sat there trying to make a decision yet, you just couldn't. If only I had more information, or a proverbial crystal ball, you think to yourself. Many times when you are avoiding ...

Reflections on a New Image -- Judy Ringer
Occasionally I have an identity crisis. I think that's good. From time to time I have to ask myself questions like: Who am I? What am I doing? Do I like doing it? Am I good at it? Will it help ...

Use Visualization to Expand Your Mental Powers -- Royane Real
Over the centuries, human beings have developed many techniques to gain access to their inner wisdom and improve learning. One technique that many people have found very beneficial is to have an ...

Creative Imagination -- Steve Gillman
Creative imagination is more than just active imagination. To be able to actively imagine things, to see and hear things in one's mind, is an important ability. It doesn't have to involve ...

Positive Thinking and Your Creative Mind - 7 Steps to Success -- Marie Gervacio
You have a bright idea hidden somewhere in the back of your mind that you just can't wait to test out. The question is, do you really want to bring it out into the light? What could motivate you ...

Goalamania -- Lynne Dean
It never really occurred to me that goal setting was not an option. I don’t know when or how it started but it’s always been a blessing in my life. It gives me a sense of accomplishment and hope. ...

How To Reduce Your Stress Like The Pros Do. -- Christos Varsamis
Stress is a huge problem especially for people in western societies. There are three types of stressors: - Physical - Psychological - Environmental or Social. The first group of stressors affect ...

5 Quick Stress Busters -- Diane Baskind
How do you react when your plans fall through? Do you roll with the punches? Or does anxiety keep you from enjoying life? To a great extent, our personality determines how we deal with stress in our ...

We All Need More Patience – NOW! -- Diane Baskind
Patience is often the most confusing of virtues. For one thing, many people don’t realize that patience is learned! It doesn’t come naturally for most of us. Here are three areas in which ...

How Stress Effects Your Body And Brain And What To Do About It. -- Maria Llorente
Which of these is stress? • You receive a promotion at work. • Your car has a flat tire. • You go to a fun party that lasts till 6:00 a.m. • Your dog gets sick. • Your new bedroom set is ...

Stress Reduction – 30 Easy Things That You Can Do -- Ron Goodwsen
Stress affects the whole person - body, mind, feelings, and behavior, and just as symptoms can take many forms, so there are many simple actions that you can take to relieve these symptoms. Take ...

Driving Away Stress -- Rene Graeber
It’s the morning rush hour, and your blood has reached the boiling point. You have exactly five minutes to get to work and you discover a major traffic tie-up along the freeway. You see the orange ...

Simple Ways To Combat Stress -- John Hilbert
We live in a fast paced society which seems to be becoming more hectic by the day. Every day we run into people who lose control and flip out. We, ourselves, do it on occasion. There's no way to ...

How To Manage Tension And Stress - 4 Useful Tips -- Rene Graeber
Stress has always been a part of our lives. It is but a common occurrence for people to hear someone complain of how stressful his life had been in the school, in the workplace, or even with his ...

How To Stop Worrying -- Steve Gillman
These tips on how to stop worrying come from experience. I've always been a bit of a worrier. Thankfully, I have learned some techniques that help me and others that have used them. Here are the ...

Tackle Your Stresses In The Corporate World One Step At A Time -- Stan Popovich
Your fears, anxieties, and other business related problems have the best of you and you don’t know what to do. You try to manage your anxieties, but are not able to do so. At this point, what you ...

Dealing With Your Depression In The Business World -- Stan Popovich
It is not easy to deal with your fears, anxieties, or depression in the business world. If you have such a problem, the first step is that you should talk to a professional who can get you started in ...

Worry Causes Anger -- Christos Varsamis
If you are constantly worrying then you are harming your body and mind, and eventually your emotions will explode into anger. Worrying often leads nowhere, since most times, the things that people ...

Stimulate the senses for stress relief -- Jim Brackin
Whilst there are hundreds of books, therapies, drugs, herbal remedies, self help courses and specialist activities available for reducing stress, there are still only two ways to have less stress in ...

How to use Self-Doubt as a Powerful Action Tool -- Michaela Scherr
One night last week after everyone had gone to bed, I sat by myself fully immersed in a self-doubt session. What if my latest e-book is a dud, what if my articles aren't up to scratch, what if ...

When Your Anxieties At Your Job Become Difficult To Handle -- Stan Popovich
Your fears, anxieties, and other problems at your job have the best of you and you don’t know where to turn for help. At some point you feel totally helpless as you struggle each day. What do you ...

Managing A Panic Attack While Your At Your Job Or Business -- Stan Popovich
At times, our worries and anxieties can overwhelm us at our place of work or business. Here is a brief list of techniques that a person can use to help manage their anxious moments at their job or ...

How Can You Deal With Your Holiday Stress? -- Susan Wong
When traveling with your family, it should be a wonderful spending time together. Sharing and caring with loved one sounds wonderful, but often there is an undercurrent of tension that can make this ...

How to Fight the Depression? -- Tyler Benson
“I can’t go on working, I am depressed”, “I am so sick and tired of everything, maybe I have a depression?”, “Don’t bother her, don’t you see she is so depressed”. Such phrases are ...

Nothing More Than Feelings -- Judy Ringer
"How are you Inventing Your Life Today?" – the lead story from my last issue of Power & Presence – drew comments from several readers. Most of the comments went something like: "I wish I could ...

Stress -- Linda Giles
Defined simply, stress is the body’s reaction to a threat or challenge resulting from a situation (called a stressor) that can be either positive or negative. The body does not differentiate ...

Are You Worried You're worrying too Much? -- Gary Mosher
We all experience some stress in our lives every day, but if you find yourself worrying so much that you’re losing sleep and having a hard time concentrating at work, then it is time you took ...

Good News for Goofballs -- Charlie Hatton
I've found that there's a gap in the set of self-help and how-to books available. Sure, there are books to improve your outlook, and boost your self-esteem. If you want to learn to cook, or ...

What Does Your Body Language Tell? -- George Williams
It is your choice whether to listen or not listen to someone talking. You listen when needed and wanted to, but do other people see you as a good listener? Listening skills are essential for good ...

IQ Test How It Works and Why It’s Used -- Bob Benson
The IQ test is the common name for Intelligence Quotient. An IQ test is a way to measure the relative intelligence of a person, but the answers derived from an IQ test aren’t based on the amount of ...

The Logic of Emotions -- Nili Sachs
Staying and thriving in great, meaningful relationship takes some intent, work and vulnerabilities. Having said that, the complaint I often hear from one of the partners in intimate relationship is: ...

Orchestrating Attitude: Getting the Best from Yourself and Others -- Lee Colan
How do you measure success? Is it by financial security, career growth, community involvement, quality of relationships, spiritual centeredness or the legacy you leave? Whichever measure you choose, ...

The Power of Positive Affirmations -- Jeff Griswold
To a large extent, your happiness and your success in life is determined by the thoughts you hold in your subconscious mind. Positive affirmations are powerful statements that are used to build a ...

If You Can See It, You Can Have It -- Sue Urda
It’s true we think in pictures. Our minds create an image when we think about something specific. Try this... Think of a baby. Think of a bridge. Think of what you ate for lunch. What do you see? ...

How To Live Alone And Love It -- Tonja Weimer
Do you live alone? Would you like to know how to make your life happier, more fulfilled, and more purposeful? People who live alone are often challenged to develop a positive attitude and find those ...

10 Simple Tips to Increased Self Confidence -- David Holmes
You have to believe in yourself, that's the secret. Even when I was in the orphanage, when I was roaming the street trying to find enough to eat, even then I thought of myself as the greatest ...

Are You Free of the Opinion of Others? -- Vicki Miller
"Only insecure people need security. Secure people know that there's no such thing. Security comes from within, when you know you can handle anything." - Dr. Wayne Dyer "What positive thing would ...

Living with A Positive Mental Attitude -- Bill McRea
The more you understand about any subject, the more interesting it becomes. As you read this article you'll find that the subject of Positive attitude is certainly no exception. Success is in the ...

Inner Peace and Balance in Daily Life -- Remez Sasson
Inner peace and balance are of great importance in everyone’s life. They are highly valued by most people, though really few possess them. Yet, everyone can develop them, some more some less. What ...

Living with A Positive Mental Attitude -- Bill McRea
The more you understand about any subject, the more interesting it becomes. As you read this article you'll find that the subject of Positive attitude is certainly no exception. Success is in the ...

The Extraordinariness of Being Ordinary and Happy -- Rajesh Kanoi
Ordinary! The word sends a chill down one's spine, especially if it's used to describe a person or his ability. Well, if not a chill down the spine, certainly a feeling of worthlessness, of ...

A Little Kindness Goes Along Way -- Jeffery S. Miller
No matter where you go, someone's going to make you mad. That's just the way it goes. Welcome to life, right? Of course, it's part of nature's way of showing everyone that life ...

Winner's Gold from Personal Garbage -- Charles Burke
Have you noticed how everybody takes it for granted a bad experience is automatically, unreservedly, unremittingly bad? That nothing good could ever come from a bad childhood, for example? I'm ...

All Faith Needs Feet -- Charles Burke
A subscriber recently wrote to me: A friend of mine is on a fixed income and has maxed out his credit cards (nearing $10,000). He has started a new business, but currently has no customers or ...

The True Price of Success -- Charles Burke
Standing in the gale-force winds, the kid was looking queasy. We could all see the storm was growing more intense. The rain had already plastered his hair to his forehead and his new black suit was ...

How to Wake Up Eager to Start -- Charles Burke
When you jump out of bed every morning, all fired up with enthusiasm, motivation and eagerness to... Huh? What's that? You don't do much jumping in the mornings? Well, okay, when you ease out ...

How to be the Most Memorable Person at Networking Events -- Charles Burke
Most of the people I hear from hate networking. They go only because they know they "should," but it's like pulling teeth for them. If you've experienced the usual clammy grip of fear when ...

How to Set Intentions that Energize You -- Charles Burke
We've all heard how crucial it is to set intentions, goals and targets. Powerful goals electrify us. Clear intentions energize and pull us forward. Without a clearcut intention, we're ...

Do Your Self-Realizations Quickly Fade? -- Charles Burke
As we grow, we do so in fits and starts, lurching forward then back, sometimes looking more like clowns than seekers. Winston Churchill wrote: "Man will occasionally stumble over the truth, but most ...

How to Make Your Self-Help Really Help -- Charles Burke
Ray was on a tear. "All that self-help stuff is okay, I guess, but it has never worked for me. Ever." He was starting to get excited, waving his arms and pacing around. "In fact," he went on, "it ...

The ABC’S of Life -- John Di Lemme
This article is targeted toward professional marketers in the industry of network marketing. During one of my workshops, I did a special presentation on the ABCs of achieving the top position in life ...

INDIVIDUALIZED POSITIVE AFFIRMATIONS FOR IMPROVING SELF-ESTEEM -- Dr Harry Henshaw
Positive self-esteem is very important if not crucial to our happiness and well being as a human being. Having positive self-esteem can make the difference in that which we take on in life, in that ...

TAKING CARE OF YOURSELF -- Dr Harry Henshaw
Living in our world today can be very stressful. While some of the stress that we experience is actually useful for motivating us, a point can be reached where it becomes very harmful, physically, ...

Little Things Do Make a Difference -- Roger Carr
Think back over your life. Think about the people that had a positive influence on you. If your past was like mine, many of them didn’t realize the impact they made. The influence was usually due ...

Who Needs Encouragement? -- Roger Carr
Everyone has times when they could use some support or motivation from others. That means everyone is a candidate to receive encouragement from you. Look for someone you know who has been ...

How to Get Rid of Addiction and Abuse -- Lori Prokop
Tell me, does this describe someone you know? Some people who feel inferior use an addiction to try to overcome weaknesses, especially in times of increased stress or deep inner conflict. A ...

Motivation – How To Build Trust At Work -- Christos Varsamis
You may be a skillful, effective employer but if you don’t trust your personnel and the opposite, then the chances of improving and expanding the business you deal with, are extremely limited. ...

Motivation's Effect On Mental And Physical Health -- Dr. Isaac Schumann
Many studies have been done to research the effects of motivation and mental health. As the implications of helping those with negative self-esteem, depression and anxiety are immense this is ...

Motivation – How to Build Trust at Work -- Chris Varsamis
You may be a skillful, effective employer but if you don’t trust your personnel and the opposite, then the chances of improving and expanding the business you deal with, are extremely limited. ...

Why read self-help books and attend personal development seminars? -- Joel Chue
We live in a very competitive world. Any individual who wants a piece of pie in this world has to fight for it. Today we go about getting a larger piece of the pie by increasing our self-worth ...

Genius or Gifted? -- Chris Wells
Every person has particular abilities or skills that make them different from the others. There are no similar genetic codes, so there are no completely alike people. Some of the abilities are placed ...

What is Holding you Back? -- Andreas Obermueller
Did you ever ask yourself one or more of the following questions: How is life so hard to me? Why can’t I succeed? Why are all circumstances against me? Why don’t I have the money I want (and ...

Motivate yourself with positive self-talk -- Alan Fairweather
Let me tell you a quick story. When I was working in the Beer industry I was intrigued by our top ten successful Bar and Hotel owning customers. The majority of them, to put it tactfully, didn't ...

Success Steps For Your Personal Or Business Life -- Tony Davies
Fact: Success is something of which we all want more. Fact: Most people believe that success is difficult. Fact: They’re wrong - it’s not! Success isn’t really that difficult. There is a ...

It’s a Habit -- Judy Ringer
Do you sometimes have the feeling that you're running into the same obstacles over and over again? Many of my conflicts have the same feel to them, like "Hey, I think I've been here before," ...

Motivation -- Anand Nataraj
What is motivation? Motivation is a force which drives character to overcome conflicts or is a set of forces that cause people to behave in a certain way. Why Motivation? I’ve specified answer for ...

Simple Happiness -- Ken McIsaac
If you aren't happy, why aren't you? Chances are it is because you want something which you do not have, objects or conditions. This is probably not a good enough reason and a review of your ...

The Path to Happiness -- Sharron Myers
Happiness is something that so many people strive for each day and yet many times it eludes them. Often, they feel that happiness can be theirs if only their situations were different. Have you ever ...

Tomorrow's Happiness Begins Today -- Gary Mosher
If you want to be happy tomorrow you need to begin working at it today. Some people spend their lives waiting for happiness to arrive on its own and it never comes. Others work hard at creating ...

Finding Happiness in Your Treasure Chest -- Gary Mosher
If you haven’t been able to find a lot of happiness in your life, maybe you’re looking in the wrong place. Our level of happiness is based on our thoughts and our thoughts are a reflection of ...

Simple Happiness -- Ken McIsaac
If you aren't happy, why aren't you? Chances are it is because you want something which you do not have, objects or conditions. This is probably not a good enough reason and a review of your ...

Alone But Not Lonely -- Denni Gill
In today’s fast paced society, we’ve become accustomed to filling the eeriness of silence with fluff. We turn to many distractions as a means of escaping feelings of idleness or boredom. But the ...

Guilt, Resentment, and Our Struggles -- Irwin Gootnick
Why Do I Feel Guilty? Before we can start to understand the why behind the guilt, let’s first define it. Guilt means that we believe that something we are doing is causing pain to someone else. ...

How to Have a Beautiful Life in a Mad Dash Society -- Lance Ong
When you go out, look at the people around you. Don't they look like they're in a hurry to get somewhere? When you ask your friends out for a gathering, do you often get, "Sorry, I've got ...

Why Do I Do It If It Makes Me Unhappy? -- Irwin Gootnick
When, as a child, our NBA fan assumed responsibility for the misbehaviors of his parent, he accommodated his parent’s flaw (“always be nice to others”). He did this hoping to make things okay ...

Balancing Achievement And Happiness In Seeking Personal Success -- Roy Thomsitt
Being goal oriented is one possible asset in achieving success in any field. It does not ensure success, but I have no doubt that it can be a very useful tool. I used it as a development tool when I ...

The TV Series Lost; Is Changing Beliefs That Easy? -- Adam Eason
I have to admit it; I have become addicted to watching the wonderful TV series "Lost." For me, it is simply the best thing on television this year. It has reminded about how I was when Twin Peaks was ...

Life Happiness -- Ian Glover
Is it really possible to attain a lifetime of happiness or is this just some dumb dream that we all have from time to time – well I can’t promise you a lifetime of happiness each and every day of ...

7 Surprisingly Quick And Easy Ways To Feel Happier -- J Lundholm
All of us have days when we're out of sorts. You just wish you were in a better mood. You've had days like that, haven't you? Perhaps you tried to get yourself into a better state of mind ...

True Happiness -- Kim Olver
Most people look outside of themselves as the cause of their unhappiness or frustration. After all, wouldn’t life be practically perfect if the significant people in our lives would simply do ...

Fear of Change? How to Easily Overcome it and Increase Your Confidence -- Kunbi Korostensky
When facing a change, most people invariably feel insecure, lost and overwhelmed. Still, do you agree with me that life without any form of changes would not only be monotonous but also ...

Whom Are You Trying to Please? -- Don Monteith
Are you trying to please Mom? Dad? Spouse? Friend? Grandma? You may think this is a strange question. It can be a subconscious and hidden revelation that's not even recognized, but for many folks ...

Be Happy - 5 Easy Tips -- Andy Britnell
We all want to be happy, or maybe just a bit happier than we are already. We often tend to compare ourselves with others, whom we see as happier than we are. Instead why not focus on yourself and ...

10 Steps For Maintaining Happiness -- Julio Saltos
Happiness is a mental beauty and acts as a fuel of sound health.It is essential for a healthy life.But it depends upon the happening of events in our daily lives.There is a constant pressure from ...

Taking a Confidence Course can be the First Step to a More Fulfilling Existence! -- Robert Kokoska
There are many confidence courses available to people from all walks of life, all ages, and all income levels. The need for building self-confidence is almost universally acknowledged, and many ...

10 Simple Questions For A Happy Day -- David Holmes
On a typical weekday, we get up, have a bite to eat, get ready for work and hit the road—without a single thought to what our day is going to be. This auto-pilot mentality seems to work for ...

Romance Your Goals: Seven Secrets for SMARTER Goal Setting -- Ed Sykes
It’s that time of the year when you are motivated and ready to take on the whole world. You know you need to set goals, but in the past you have set goals with mixed results. However, this year ...

Move Beyond Your Limitations -- Steve Brunkhorst
Limitations are often temporary barriers that block the view of one's true potential. Barriers might be self-limiting beliefs, fears of failure or success, discouragement from the past, or simply ...

Just Do Something! -- Phil Covington
New Year's resolutions don't work! At least not for most people, according to the experts. Part of the reason why is unrealistic goal setting. If it took months or years to put on extra ...

How to Overcome Your "Obstacles" -- Graham Harris and Julie Harris
...I realised that I really created my own obstacles in life, and if I just got out of the way of myself and let my mind not hold me back, I could do things I never thought I could." (Hilary Swank, ...

Money-Friend or Foe? -- Kevin King
Is money a friend or a foe? I dare say neither. Money just is. It is a medium of exchange (nothing more and nothing less) that our society has elevated into a determination of status. Much of western ...

Finding Inspiration -- Zach Bashore
According to dictionary.com, the word inspire means to affect, guide, or arouse by divine influence. Every successful person has been inspired by one thing or another and didn`t become successful ...

Top Ten Hints to Finding Reality -- Mary Rosendale
Time magazine has an article this week about how Reality TV shows are faked. Next week they're running a cover story posthumously outing Liberace. Apparently some of the ways they're faked ...

How to Stop Time -- Annett Tate
Not that I’ve been alive that long, but in the past fifty or so years, time seems to have sped up so incredibly that most of us can no longer keep pace. We fly around the world at dizzying speeds. ...

Being Alone Does Not Have To Bother You -- Stanley Popovich
There is nothing wrong with being alone. If being alone bothers you then seeing a counselor can help you. In the meantime, here is a short list of techniques that a person can use so that the fear of ...

Fear of Change?- How to Easily Overome It and Increase Your Confidence -- Kunbi Korostensky
When facing a change, most people invariably feel insecure, lost and overwhelmed. Still, do you agree with me that life without any form of changes would not only be monotonous but also ...

12 Ways To Maximize Time And Life -- Jim Estill
My business experience has taught me one true thing: That maximizing your productivity, happiness, peace, or impact can best be accomplished if you clearly understand the 12 Rules of Time. 1. Have ...

Learning To See Challenges As Opportunities -- Wendy Betterini
Are you a person who loves challenges, or hates them? I must admit I've spent most of my life as a person who hates them. I always thought of challenges as frustrating, maddening obstacles ...

Taking Charge of Your Life -- Roger Ellerton
How do you live your life? At cause or at effect? It is important to be aware of this distinction. It is the rare individual who always lives his or her life at cause; however, far too many of us ...

Procrastination- 4 Essentials to Break Through -- Beth Tabak
“I have learned that most regrets come from the things I DIDN’T do. I have learned that regret lasts forever.” Simply Brilliant Procrastination- putting off what you can do today until ...

Daily Habits- Are They Expanding or Diminishing Your Life Experience? -- Beth Tabak
“Your net worth to the world is usually determined by what remains after your bad habits are subtracted from your good ones.” Benjamin Franklin "Up to 90 percent of our normal behavior is based ...

Motivation and Personality - Which Type Are You? -- Peter Murphy
The level of motivation that a person has depends a lot on the personality of that person. If a person has the personality of a quiet, shy type of person, their motivation will come from living ...

Motivation in the Workplace in 5 Easy Steps -- Peter Murphy
How does management achieve motivation in the workplace in today's society? It is a great question, because a motivational workplace is a successful one. Without motivation the end result is poor ...

Motivation to Exercise Secrets -- Peter Murphy
Obesity plays a big role in our society today. Exercise and eating right are a way to fight obesity. But how do you motivate yourself to exercise? Let's face it; it isn't one of the most ...

Cultivating an Attitude of Gratitude -- Jan Marie Dore
The practice of gratitude is a powerful tool for recreating your life so that you regularly experience happiness, joy, and contentment. Gratitude is simply a feeling of thankfulness and appreciation ...

Creating a Life that Works -- Peri Coeurtney Enkin
The journey from where we are to where we want to be does not have to be arduous or riddled with stress. In fact it can be a gentle expansion into more of everything we want for ourselves and even ...

Motivation to Exercise Secrets -- Peter Murphy
Obesity plays a big role in our society today. Exercise and eating right are a way to fight obesity. But how do you motivate yourself to exercise? Let's face it; it isn't one of the most ...

The Art of Meaningful Conversation -- Jan Marie Dore
The degree of meaning and fulfillment you experience in your life is a direct result of your level of engagement and conversation with the world around you and with yourself. The poet David Whyte ...

Why Personal Motivation is The Key To Success -- Peter Murphy
When it comes to success, a person needs to be able to achieve personal motivation. Personal motivation is what drives us internally and externally to succeed in what ever we want to succeed in. ...

Get Motivated Today -- David Green
For years, I had goals. I had dreams and ambitions. But I found it really hard to find the motivation to get them done. When I knew I should spend the day writing, other tasks always seemed more ...

Self-Motivation Strategies for Greater Achievement -- Peter Murphy
The key to self-motivation is setting goals. Without goals, it really doesn't matter how self motivated a person tries to be. They have to know what it is that they are motivated for. There must ...

Luck, Do You Have It? -- Catherine Pulsifer
"I'm a great believer in luck, and I find the harder I work,the more I have of it." Thomas Jefferson Luck comes to those who work. You may think that other people are just plain lucky. Barbara ...

Work Motivation Tips for Greater Productivity -- Peter Murphy
Enter any child’s classroom and you are likely to find at least a few boys and girls who are motivated to write the best story, draw the best picture, do the most interesting dramatization in the ...

Appreciate Yourself And What You Have -- Ken McIsaac
A better life has been achieved when we are no longer trying to achieve a better life. It means that we are content, as we should be, with ourselves and what we have. To be anxious for more or to ...

Breathing: The Way Back to Balance -- Judy Ringer
“If you don’t like what’s happening in your life, change your mind.” This brief quotation from the Dalai Lama reminds me that my experience of life changes as I do. As I change, I change the ...

Knowing When I'm Not: 4 Suggestions for Developing a Strong Center -- Judy Ringer
The more I practice centering, the more I realize that as important as it is to be able to identify and access the centered state, it is equally important to be able to know when I'm NOT ...

Letting Go Of Perfection -- Judy Ringer
"The power of discovery enables us to achieve excellence without having to be "perfect.'" – Thomas Crum, The Magic of Conflict I arrived at the conference center ready to present my workshop. ...

Reflections on a New Image -- Judy Ringer
Occasionally I have an identity crisis. I think that's good. From time to time I have to ask myself questions like: Who am I? What am I doing? Do I like doing it? Am I good at it? Will it help ...

What Does Your Body Language Tell? -- George Williams
It is your choice whether to listen or not listen to someone talking. You listen when needed and wanted to, but do other people see you as a good listener? Listening skills are essential for good ...

The Most Courageous People in the World -- Graham Harris
Who are the most courageous people in the world? Armed services? Coastguards? Astronauts? Firepersons? Explorers? Mountaineers? ……Sports? For us, the most courageous people in the world are those ...

The True Cost Of A Lack of Motivation -- Peter Murphy
And what a lack of motivation means.. As you read this article you will start to understand why a lack of motivation is costing you even more than you realize. As you read the story below notice how ...

Why Effort is Not Enough -- Paul Huff
“A man to carry on a successful business must have imagination. He must see things in a vision, a dream of the whole thing. “ – Charles M. Schwab (1862-1959)American capitalist Many of us have ...

Motivation and Personality - Which Type Are You? -- Peter Murphy
The level of motivation that a person has depends a lot on the personality of that person. If a person has the personality of a quiet, shy type of person, their motivation will come from living ...

Procrastination Breakthrough: If You Intend to Do It, Do It Now! -- Bill Marshall
If there is one quality that successful people have, it is a bias towards taking positive action. Once they reach a decision that they are going to do something, they take action. And they take it ...

Are You Worried? 4 Steps to Peace of Mind -- Judy Ringer
A friend has this quotation on his office wall: "I know worry works because nothing I worry about ever happens." I think I must believe that, because I worry a lot -- and about the most insignificant ...

No News Is Good News -- Jeffery Glaze
Did you watch the news on television today? Did you hear it on the radio? Did you happen to listen to your favorite talk radio show today? Watch a movie? A television show? Do you feel good because ...

Should We Admit Failure? -- Jeffery Glaze
Failure is something that none of us ever plans for but it is a part of the human condition. As we go through our lives there are few if any who have never experienced this phenomenon. So as we ...

Broke? Fix It Yourself: BE Wealthy -- Carina MacInnes
If you’re reading this right now you probably have been broke, are broke, or know someone who is struggling with being broke. The pain and suffering of being in this state is truly awful. Being ...

Self-appreciation: The Key To Living A Life Of Joy -- Gwen Nyhus Stewart
How do you appreciate yourself? Or do you? Did you learn that being good to yourself was selfish? If you said 'No' were you bad? If you praised yourself or were praised, were people afraid ...

Time Management: A Non-Renewable Resource -- Gwen Nyhus Stewart
Benjamin Franklin wrote: "If you want to enjoy one of the greatest luxuries in life, the luxury of having enough time, time to rest, time to think things through, time to get things done and know you ...

Stress Management: 10 Practical Steps -- Gwen Nyhus Stewart
The World Health Organization calls stress "the health epidemic of the 21st century." Stress resulting in illness is the causative factor underlying more than 70% of all visits to the family doctor, ...

Forgiveness: A Path to Healing -- Gwen Nyhus Stewart
In our journey to inner peace and healing, both guilt and forgiveness of self and others have a profound effect on this process. Guilt is defined as a feeling of culpability especially for imagined ...

What Motivates You to Action? -- Rich Douglas
Motivation is an acquired skill. In order to build it within yourself, whether its for your business or personal growth, you first must discover what it is that actually motivates you. Ask yourself ...

Your 10 Most Dedicated Motivated & Promising Ways to Chopping Down the Roots within Your Problems -- J Mercado
Problems did you say? This article is entirely based upon metaphysics, logic, and self experience. What I’m going to share with you isn’t necessarily true or false, right or wrong. You can ...

Use These Six Steps to Motivate Yourself to Change -- Eve Delunas, Ph.D.
As the New Year approaches, are you looking to make a change? Are you ready to retire an old habit and replace it with a new, healthier way of living? Here are six tips for motivating yourself to ...

Words: Use Them To Motivate -- Jan Verhoeff
Everybody chatters and talks; we all use words. Pack a power punch and use them to your advantage. Impact your market, stoke your fires, and burn your bridges with action words that set your sales in ...

Let Romance Motivate Us -- CD Mohatta
What motivates a tiger to run after his prey? The desire to get his meal. What motivates the prey to run away from tiger? The desire to save his life. That is why, many times, the prey outruns the ...

Motivate Yourself: Treat Bad News As Good News & Good News As Temporary -- Dr. Gary S. Goodman
It’s lonely at the top, and this applies to salespeople, especially. Selling isn’t a team sport. It is a task that resists collaboration, like writing. And those of us who sell for a major part ...

How To Get Motivated and Stay Motivated -- Matt Bacak
You cannot finish anything unless you start. The greatest ideas are useless unless they are carried out. Thinking about something will not get it done, you have to get up and get going. I know this ...

The Lazy Man's Steps to Becoming Self Motivated -- Don Wilson
I’m speaking from experience here. I used to consider myself to be a lazy person. It took great effort and careful planning for me to get off my duff and become a self-motivated person. To be ...

You Need One Special Kind of a Vision to Motivate -- Hans Bool
The expedition to setup up a vision is needed to motivate your organization. “I have a dream,” is often taken as an example when discussing the importance of a (business) vision. A vision should ...

Success Through Trying -- John Watson
Many people argue that trying is not good enough. You must succeed. But reality dictates that you may not succeed. You may not be as talented as someone else. A more talented tennis player may well ...

Conceive, Believe and Achieve - Mind Over Body, or Body Over Mind? -- Kurt Hurley
"Empty pockets never held anyone back. Only empty heads and empty hearts can do that." Norman Vincent Peale As a fitness professional, I am always amazed at how little understanding exists regarding ...

The Personal Confidence Trick -- Alistair Nee
If there are times when your confidence deserts you, this simple trick or technique could make all the difference. Before I tell you how to do it let me give you the opportunity to quickly prove it ...

Five Powerful Lessons about Communication -- Steve Brunkhorst
Powerful communication involves timing, silence, listening, actions, and carefully chosen words and emotions. 1. First Things First Communication involves making internal choices. Timing can make all ...

The First Step To Success - Get Off The Couch! -- John Wagner
People complain about why they don’t make more money or why they’re not in better shape or why they don’t have a better relationship with their kids yet they sit, hour after hour, on the couch ...

The Keys to Building Self Confidence -- Robert Kokoska
Many of us know that we would benefit from increased self-confidence; after all, a lack of it is easy enough to identify! If you lack self-confidence, you are more likely to let people treat you ...

It's All Up To YOU -- Tim Knox
Well, folks, we've made it to the end of the year and what a ride it has been. 2005 was a great year for me personally and professionally. I saw my business grow almost as fast as my kids. Both ...

Self Confidence -- Chris Wesley
What is Self Confidence? Self confidence comes when you are comfortable with who you are in the world. You feel worthwhile, with a right to occupy your place in the world. You feel capable, ...

The 7 Secrets of Success -- Alex Cleanthous
Have you ever wondered why two people, who have started with all the same advantages and disadvantages, which seem similar in almost every way, can end up in different places? Have you ever wondered ...

Success Mindset -- Matthew Eigbe
Just a dream? You are lying on the beach with your favourite drink close to your hand, soaking up the warm rays. The ocean lazily rumbling just beyond your toes, palm trees swaying in the light ...

Success - The Psychic Component -- Zach Keyer
I'm sure you have noticed the difference between the successful and strong men in any walk of life, and the unsuccessful weak men around them. You are conscious of the widely differing ...

Unleashing Your Millionaire Mind -- Adam Sargant
How much do you earn? How much would you like to earn? Why the difference? And why was your answer to question 2 as low as it was? If, like more than 90% of the population, the answer to question 1 ...

Success Training Strategies- The Success Secrets of the Greatness Grower -- Doug Firebaugh
"The power inside of you would stagger you if you really knew what it could accomplish. It is a power that conquers, empowers, and Grows Greatness. But most of us have been conquered by Greatness ...

How to Overcome The Fear of Success -- Peter Dobler
Today I will talk about something that all of you are working hard for, but when it really happens, nobody knows what to do next. I’m talking about success. Day in and day out you are tweaking, ...

What if We're Not Getting It 'Our Way?' -- Gene Simmons
That’s it! I’ve had it! Here I am bustin’ my hump and all I get is busted in the chops! Enough awready! I’m sick and tired of trying to get anything to go my way. From now on, I’m just ...

Success Is Inside You -- David Henning
Explore the possibilities, unleash the dream within you. Success is not a destination that you arrive at, it’s a journey. Success is not money, wealth and power, it’s being all that you can be ...

Motivate Yourself -- Steve Gillman
Why do you want to motivate yourself? Actually, just answering that question fully can be one of the better ways to get your daily motivation. Below are seven more ways that have been provem to work ...

Stress Meditation -- Steve Gillman
Too much stress? You need a simple stress meditation. Of course, learning to meditate might intimidate you, and it's tough to find the time for daily meditation. A solution to both problems is a ...

The Top Ten Ways To Avoid Failing In Your Business -- Nancy Powers
1. Stop hiring yourself. First stop hiring yourself by continually working "in" your business. Don't be an employee of your company, reserve the choice to be the president of your company. ...

Combat Stress - 7 Practical Methods -- Rene Graeber
A stress-free lifestyle could very well do wonders in eliminating depression. Here are 7 practical methods to combat stress: 1. Express Amusement And Be Happy. Laugh hard and loud. If you don’t ...

20 Ways Of Training The Mind On Positive Thinking -- Rene Graeber
1. Start the day with cheers and smiles. Your whole day depends on how you greet the morning. Therefore, as long as you welcome it with energy and high spirits, everything will go okay. You don’t ...

Do You Use Your Time Wisely? -- Rene Graeber
When I was younger, I never considered the importance of time. I just laze around, watching TV, lie in bed, and play video games. As I grew older, I thought about the things that I have achieved. To ...

Goal Setting the SMART Way -- Hanif Khaki
Goal setting is a task that is often overlooked until the New Year, when people decide to set resolutions. However, these resolutions are nothing more than wishes and are far from what we would call ...

5 Quick Stress Busters -- Diane Baskind
How do you react when your plans fall through? Do you roll with the punches? Or does anxiety keep you from enjoying life? To a great extent, our personality determines how we deal with stress in our ...

10 Tips for Loving the Work You Do -- Jeff Herring
Law of Passion In terms of work, the happiest people I know are the ones who love what they do and have a strong passion for what they do. Their passion can get them up early in the morning and keep ...

How to Start a Conversation with 3 Super Body Language Tips -- Peter Murphy
Using body language to enhance how you start a conversation can lead to great conversation. You do not have to say much just a look or a movement can speak volumes for you. This is especially useful ...

How to Start a Conversation -- Mathew Greem
For the beginning start smiling With a good mood and nice smile the distrust with the people around you is fading, that’s the first step to the way of gain people’s favor. What do you need to ...

Where to Find Anger Management Courses -- Steve Hill
You may have a Hollywood image of anger management courses based on recent films that depict the encounters in humorous ways. But anger management is actually a serious approach to tackling a ...

Making (almost) Every Stranger into a Friend -- Mary Gardner
It is possible you know! It is definitely possible that every person that you come in contact with can immediately be your friend. Okay.. Okay! I know what you’re thinking! That friends take a long ...

True Confidence -- James Rick
It's time to get at the root of what confidence really is; what causes it and how can we cultivate it. Imagine you are a general. Standing on a small hill overlooking a field of enemy soldiers. ...

The 7 Step Guide to Having What You Want -- Alistair Nee
As the stroke of midnight heralds the end of another year, research suggests that along with the rest of us you will almost certainly resolve to do some things differently in the year ahead. Chances ...

Create a Better Future -- Dorothy M. Neddermeyer, PhD
Where you plan to go in life is far more important and powerful than ‘where you’ve been.’ We are taught that the past controls us and most therapies focus just on the past, which is why it can ...

A Lesson in Letting Go -- Catherine Franz
Do you hear yourself saying? When I have enough money, I'll... When I go on vacation, I'll... As soon as I find the right partner, I'll... When the house is clean, I'll be able to... ...

When You Attract Negative People, Be Thankful -- Catherine Franz
Laws of Attraction are clearly defined. What comes back is a reflection of the energy you are radiating. If negative people are being attracted to you, then be self-assured that you are sending out ...

Tackle Your Fears And Anxieties One Step At A Time -- Stan Popovich
Your fears, anxieties, and other problems have the best of you and you don’t know what to do. You try to manage your fears but are not able to do so. At this point, what you need to do is to be ...

Tips To Beating Depression -- Dr. Isaac Schumann
Everyone has days when they are down, worn out and just not feeling all that happy. That's OK, you need to have days like this, otherwise how would you know when you are happy. You need to have ...

Beating Depression By Action -- Dr. Isaac Schumann
Depression can come on us at any time of the year. Sometimes, holidays are the worst times for those that feel this down-in-the-dumps fear and worry and things just seem to happen to make us feel ...

Just Say "No" To Depression! -- Dr. Isaac Schumann
Depression is believed by the medical profession to be the most prevalent disease of our time. The fear of developing heart problems or cancer alone is enough to cause tremendous stress and ...

5 Tips To Gain A Winning Advantage In Life -- Christopher Green
Do you wish you could live your dream life? Here’s 5 top tips to help turn your dream into reality… 1. Invest in your dream. This will mean investing time to develop the necessary skills and ...

Learn the Secret to Achieving Maximum Productivity -- Daniel Sitter
Many people struggle with trying to balance work, family and other obligations. Have you ever secretly wished that there could be more hours in the day! We all have the same twenty four hours. How is ...

How to Make Your Wildest Dreams Come True - Fifteen Principles to Realise Them -- Craig Lock
Fifteen Dynamic Principles to Make Your Wildest Dreams Come True "I'd rather attempt something great and fail... than try something easy + ordinary and succeed." - inspiring words from Norman ...

How Big Is Your Why? -- Garry Zancanaro
The first step to achieving success and happiness in our lives is to decide exactly what we want. If we are not totally clear about what we actually want it is impossible to make plans and take ...

Are You Doing What You Love? -- Kate Harper
Success is not the key to happiness. Happiness is the key to success. If you love what you are doing, you will be successful. --Albert Schweitzer (1875 - 1965) We are busier than we have ever been, ...

Taking Care Of Yourself -- Harry Henshaw
Living in our world today can be very stressful. While some of the stress that we experience is actually useful for motivating us, a point can be reached where it becomes very harmful, physically, ...

What are you waiting for? -- Jim Donovan
- By: jimdonovan, Do it now! Whatever it is you have been putting off, do it. This is your life, it is not a dress rehearsal. What is it you have always wanted to do but, for some unknown reason, ...

Focus On Ideas -- Vic Johnson
"No person can be confronted with a difficulty which he has not the strength to meet and subdue… Every difficulty can be overcome if rightly dealt with; anxiety is, therefore, unnecessary. The task ...

How to be a Good Communicator - in Business and in Life -- Craig Lock
COMMUNICATION: How to be a good communicator and how to make the most of your relationships: * Be interested in other people - show that you are by asking questions (but don't be insincere or ...

Is Life Keeping You From Getting Anywhere? -- John Halderman
Are you too busy with what you are doing to change or get ahead? Are you so distracted with life that you have time to pay attention to what you want in life? Can you even remember what you want any ...

Is Social Anxiety Holding You Back? -- Ron Goodwsen
Another year, another New Years resolution ... if only this time it could be different? Do you feel overwhelmed by both your own and others expectations for the festive period? Does the forthcoming ...

5 Tips To Add More Spice To Your Life -- Christopher Green
You know the old saying “variety is the spice of life”, and although many such phrases are just soundbites, this one is anything but. Because let’s be honest, sometimes our lives can become ...

What Do Your Thoughts Add Up To? -- John Halderman
How do your thoughts add up? Do they point towards what you want or something else? Are they scattered or focused? Which thoughts are winning? What you are thinking all day long is guiding you into ...

Thank You Very Much – Turning Problems Into Gifts -- Judy Ringer
I am a martial artist and black belt in aikido, a practice that continues to teach me about life, both on and off the mat. For example, at the end of each aikido practice, I express gratitude to my ...

Don't Let Other Peoples Walls Fence You In -- Jim Donovan
"How's it going?" I asked the clerk in the new bookstore. "Well you know," she replied "it takes a long time to build a business." I caught myself just before I muttered in agreement and instead ...

Learning To Embrace Change -- Jim Donovan
The only constant is change. If theres one thing we can count on in our life it is that whatever is going on now, will change. We live in an ever-changing universe. Everything in our world, including ...

Embracing Adversity for Achievement -- Chris Widener
"Show me someone who has done something worthwhile, and I'll show you someone who has overcome adversity." -- Lou Holtz Success in life depends upon being strong people with clear goals and ...

Are You an Optimist or a Pessimist? -- Chris Widener
Are You an Optimist or a Pessimist? I've been giving some thought lately to optimism and pessimism. Basically, these are attitudes. Attitudes that shape and formulate our entire existence. I ...

Learning From Einstein's Creativity -- Ron White
One of the most famous quotes of Einstein is when he said, "Imagination is more important than knowledge." Einstein was putting value on creativity here. His theories and ideas were all about ...

Are You an Optimist or a Pessimist? -- Chris Widener
Are You an Optimist or a Pessimist? I've been giving some thought lately to optimism and pessimism. Basically, these are attitudes. Attitudes that shape and formulate our entire existence. I ...

It's Your Life So Make the Most of It -- Nathaniel Branden
One of the most important ingredients in your personal development is taking real responsibility for your actions. This requires that you consciously become the cause of the results that you want. ...

4 Quick and EASY Tips On How-To Become The Person Of Your Dreams -- Cory Threlfall
Quick question... What would you like to be when you grow up? I bet you often heard this question asked many times when you were still young from your parents and relatives. But, have you really ...

Why We Must Learn To Forget! -- Garry Zancanaro
Having an outstanding memory is generally considered to be a great gift and a talent we should all work hard to develop. Brain researchers believe that we never actually forget anything, and that ...

7 Habits Of Spectacularly Unsuccessful People -- Rene Graeber
WARNING! If you want to have a fantastic life, never engage yourself in these 7 deadly habits that incompetent people do. NUMBER 1 - They Think, Say, & Do Negative Things. Yes. They see problems in ...

Dare To Be Different -- Barbara White
There is a secondary school not far from our home, and I often see the students either walking to school or waiting at the bus stop. Over 1500 students attend this school, and yet when I see them ...

Achieve Your Goals For Success Step By Step -- Kathryn Thomas
You have a dream! Now, how do you make it happen? First, imagine that it is real. See every detail so clearly that you can reach out and touch it. You can feel the emotions of being there. For ...

SELF IMPROVEMENT AND SUCCESS -- Karin Mellart
Everything that happens to us happens in purpose. And sometimes, one thing leads to another. Instead of locking yourself up in your cage of fears and crying over past heartaches, embarrassment and ...

Key to Success -- Eric Garner
Success… We all aspire to it, talk about it, envy those who achieve it, we think about it, fight for it. It is really worth it. Success comes with reaching our aims and it brings us incomparable ...

The Gratitude Attitude -- Eric Garner
Gratitude is one of the most powerful forces in the Universe. It may not look as good as money, a big car, a palatial house, or the latest makeover – in fact, you can’t see it at all – but, as ...

Qualities of a winner -- CD Mohatta
Out of millions, comes one big winner and out of billions, comes a winner who overtakes every other winner in the world. Look at the history of the world, and you will always find few individuals ...

Plan Your Success -- Elinor Stutz
“Now, Work Your Plan” Early in my career, I was told, “Most people have a business plan, but the problem is they don’t work their plan.” The same may be said of New Year resolutions. How ...

How to Start a Conversation in Unusual Circumstances -- Peter Murphy
Starting a conversation can sometimes seem difficult. Certain circumstances can make this process even more difficult. Knowing how to start a conversation in a variety of tricky circumstances will ...

Reacting Vs. Responding -- Linda Salazar
There’s been a common theme lately in my coaching practice with my clients and I thought it would be worthwhile to share this with you. We’ve been having a great deal of discussion about reacting ...

Anger Management: How to Handle Frustration -- Jeff Herring
I've yet to meet the person who never struggles with frustration. It comes with the territory of being human. Like many negative emotions, it's not wrong or weak to feel frustrated. What is ...

Remaining Silent - The Top 10 Reasons for Doing So -- Martin Sawdon
1. When words are about to be spoken in anger and might be regretted. 2. When it has been said before and is not worth repeating. 3. To justify one's behaviour, of which one is not proud, by ...

How to be a Good Spokesman -- Tyler Benson
A battle is won when a leader is successful. We can find a large number of examples in World history. Today we can also see that the statement is quite true. There will never be a result if the lead ...

Positive Thinking - It's Not in the Self-Help Section -- Nancy Mure
Some people never consider where to obtain the most positive reading. It isn't in the self-help or psychology shelves of your favorite bookstore. It’s in the children’s section. Want to find ...

Lose Weight Fast For A Special Occasion -- Adam Waxler
If you have just a little weight to lose, and want to take it off fast (say, so you can fit into those great pants for your cousin's wedding), there are a number of diets that you can use. Most ...

The Power of Voice: Speaking from the Body -- Mary Desaulniers
We are all familiar with the power of intention and the energy of thought. Just as important, if not more so, is the power of voice—the momentum that emerges in our voice when thought is aligned ...

Luck is an Attitude -- Mary Desaulniers
A friend of mine who started playing the dollar-a-week lottery 4 years ago seems to have a knack for winning. He has won at least 5 times, each win ranging from $200 to $1000. I can’t help but feel ...

Dealing with Post-Holiday Blues -- Mary Desaulniers
After the usual pre-Christmas and post holiday celebrations, I found myself feeling a bit depressed and lethargic. The house has become too quiet; friends and family have returned home. It is not ...

Wealth and Material Things In Relation To Personal Happiness -- John Greuel
A common misconception is that money and material things can help buy you happiness. One of life’s truth is that many times having wealth and buying that new material item will only offer an empty ...

Let it Go...Meditation for Cutting Energy Cords -- Tamara Hawk
Do you often find yourself feeling drained or lacking in energy? Is there someone that you just can't seem to get over or stop thinking about no matter how much you try to let them go? Or how ...

Stress Management: New Age Solutions -- Chris Robertson
With the hectic pace of life today, most people experience stress on a daily basis. The debilitating effects of stress are such that corporations provide employees with free stress management ...

Making Better Decisions -- Ken Davis
Decisions Matter The execution of Australian "drug mule" Van Nguyen polarised opinion in Australia. On one hand the "pro-choice" lobby said he knew what he was doing, made a risky choice and paid the ...

Boundaries Support You and Your Relationships With Others -- Trish Pratt
Boundaries are the lines you establish between yourself and those around you, that support you in caring for yourself. When clear boundaries are not established and upheld, your personal needs can ...

Learn How To Appreciate Yourself and Others -- Bill Knell
I grew up in a home that was filled with guilt. As bizarre as it may seem, that guilt grew out of very generous behavior. My parents always thought of other people. In many cases, they were forced ...

New Year Goals -- Devlyn Steele
“Action Steps To Success” Life Coach Advice Think back to the beginning of 2005. Like most, you started the new year with many goals. What goals did you set? Maybe 2005 was the year you were ...

Why not realize your goals? -- Fatimah Musa
Have you forgotten what it is you want to become and have? Probably you have made a few attempts, found that your strategies didn’t work and lost yourself along the way. Why not give yourself ...

8 Rules of Rules of Success for Your 2006 -- Sheraun Britton-Parris
Do you ever wonder what the difference is between those people who DO accomplish their dreams and those that DON’T? Over the last several years I have taken quite an interest in understanding that ...

What Does it Mean to “Self Improve?” -- Margaret Paul, Ph.D.
Self Improvement has become mainstream. In the last few years, since I have been writing articles and submitting them to article sites, I’ve noticed that the category of “Self Improvement” has ...

How To Relax Fast -- Steve Gillman
Why should you learn how to relax fast? Because stress is more than just unpleasant. It's also dangerous. Many diseases are now known to be caused by or made worse by stress, but you can do ...

Realistic Goals...How To Set Them and Why -- Sue and Chuck DeFiore
So many people want to start a business today and be rich tomorrow. Sorry, people it doesn't happen that way. If it did, everyone would do it. There is no free lunch...it takes hard work, ...

4 Tips Toward Making Resolutions That Matter! -- Matthew C. Keegan
Turning the calendar over is an excuse to make personal resolutions for the coming year. It is also a way to bring about certain frustration for you if the goals that you set for yourself are ...

You Achieving Your Goals? -- Roger Carr
Have you found yourself setting goals every year but eventually losing interest? Did you have every intention to make a difference by accomplishing your goals but then not following through? It is ...

5 Quick and Easy Ways To Wiping Out Obstacles To Goal Achievement -- www.hypnosis-mania.com
Life is nothing but an obstacle course, its all about getting through that obstacle course *successfully* to your desired goal that most people seem to have a problem with. And it's only normal ...

Are You Bored By What You Do? -- Adrian Savage
Is your working life in the doldrums? Do you feel stuck in a rut? Uncertain about the future? Depressed by what you can see ahead? Still looking for a job that will fully engage your interest? If so, ...

Success By Staying Enthusiastic -- John Watson
Failure can knock the confidence and enthusiasm out of people as quickly and as easily as a punch on the nose can make your eyes water. How can we recover and maintain the enthusiasm we have lost? ...

Focus to Succeed -- John Jacobs
If you have a lot of ideas for various products or ways of marketing your product, the way to success is to focus your efforts. You may be very creative and have many ideas for new products or ideas ...

Are You Asleep at the Wheel? -- Paula Gregorowicz
Imagine yourself in the driver's seat of your own life and career (which you are). You're in charge and get to make all the choices, turns, detours, and stops along the way. You are ...

Success Through Trying -- John Watson
Many people argue that trying is not good enough. You must succeed. But reality dictates that you may not succeed. You may not be as talented as someone else. A more talented tennis player may well ...

Forgive & Forget – It'll Keep You Sane -- Debbie Gisonni
Have you ever made a mistake? Of course you have. We all have! If you were the only one affected by the mistake, you might just consider yourself foolish. If it caused harm or inconvenience to ...

Managing Innovation - - Leaving Before the Party is Over -- Hans Bool
Innovation is constantly coming up with new ideas, implementing them, protect them once growing, and than comes the hardest part. Leaving them. “Partir, c’est mourir un peu” (help me, who said ...

Read the Necessary and go Back to Where the Action is -- Hans Bool
Internet is a nice source of information. There are free advices to find in nearly any area of expertise. Advices and information you can learn from. There is nothing wrong with reading it. Although. ...

Creativity & The Brainstorm Rule: What You Should Not Forget -- Hans Bool
One of the few rules in brainstorming is “every input is welcome.” How useless an idea might appear at first sight, it might be the opening for a new fruitful thought or a chain of next steps. Do ...

How to Improve Your Memory by Forgetting the Right Things -- Jon Weaver
Back in 1885, the German scientist Hermann Ebbinghaus made the first experimental studies in remembering and forgetting. What he discovered then still holds true today -- that using the common method ...

How to Improve Your Memory and Never Forget a Face -- Jon Weaver
You are still in the company of your new acquaintance. Having applied Rule One successfully, you are positive you heard his name pronounced correctly, and you are conscientiously observing Rule Two, ...

Why We Must Learn To Forget! -- Garry Zancanaro
Having an outstanding memory is generally considered to be a great gift and a talent we should all work hard to develop. Brain researchers believe that we never actually forget anything, and that ...

Let Go of Emotional, Physical and Financial Baggage -- Marie Roker
You don't want to start 2006 with old baggage do you? It's time to let go of the emotional, physical or financial baggage that is weighing you down. You deserve a great life, so shake your ...

Your Past: Baggage, History or Springboard? -- Jeff Herring
I usually don't get hooked on a TV show, but I must admit I am hooked on the ABC Wednesday night show "Lost." The show is about a group of people whose plane has crashed on a tropical island. ...

Emotional Baggage -- Bonnie Moss
We all have them. It has many faces. We carry them around us, We store them in the remotest part of our brain, in the deepest chambers of our hearts.We have them in our extensive database of ...

Opportunity's a Knockin -- Justin Herald
There’s that old saying that “opportunity knocks”. But for many, opportunity always seems to miss them. My theory: If opportunity isn’t knocking, build a door! By that I mean don’t wait for ...

Nothing Comes Easy -- Justin Herald
I am constantly approached by people when I am speaking at an event and asked the same two questions “How easy is it to become rich?” and, “How can I become rich really fast?” I am still ...

Overcoming Disappointment -- Justin Herald
There will come a time in everyone’s life when you will cross the bridge of disappointment. We are all aiming for those things or results that we think will make us happy. That is why they are ...

Master Your Beliefs, Master Your Emotions -- Steve Davis
Joe makes a comment and you suddenly feel a rush of energy. Your face flushes and your knuckles whiten as you begin squeezing the edge of the table for dear life. Some part of you knows that this ...

How To Give Up What You Have To Get What You Want -- Joan Clout-Kruse
I discovered that sometimes we have to give up what we have in order to get what we want. Change is painful. It causes stomach churning. The simple truth is that usually it is “fear of the ...

Use These Six Steps to Motivate Yourself to Change -- Eve Delunas, Ph.D.
As the New Year approaches, are you looking to make a change? Are you ready to retire an old habit and replace it with a new, healthier way of living? Here are six tips for motivating yourself to ...

Motivation: Do You Got Game? -- Jeff Herring
So what's the size of your game? For what in your life do you have a burning passion? What are you hungry for? How much passion do you bring to your life? Here are three categories, only one of ...

Why Be Normal? -- Grace Judson
When you think about it, it's pretty funny, the things that we'll do to be what our society considers normal. Just look at any band of teenagers in a shopping mall or outside a high school, ...

On the Verge of Success: Resistance is Not Futile, It's Likely! -- Bill White and Rasheed Ali
How many times have you started a project and, as you approached completion, found yourself losing momentum? How many near misses have you had with success? In my youth, I was a musician. I practiced ...

How to Overcome Boredom -- Fatimah Musa
Being bored is a state of mind when you are fed up and sick of what's going on or the lack of activity around you. Complacency also contributes to feeling bored. Boredom becomes a great concern ...

Respond or React? -- Justin Herald
Respond, don’t react. Have you ever had something bad happen to you when you least expect it? How do you handle that situation? Do you react or do you respond to that situation? These questions are ...

What to Do When Your Self-Confidence Declines -- Fatimah Musa
You lose the enthusiasm and excitement to take action. This could have resulted from experiencing repeated failures, encountering numerous challenges or missing opportunities. Here are steps to take ...

Work Smarter, Not Harder -- Katie Byrd
Although it’s true that most successful people spend more time working to achieve their goals than others, there are many people who work hard, but don’t accomplish the success they want. How ...

Why Attractive Women Are So Cold To Men-Are They? -- Patrick Huey
You're walking down the street somewhere, or shopping at a mall, or sitting at a restaurant or bar, and then you see her. That beautiful woman you've had your eye on since who knows when. You ...

Compliments are Compelling: How To Attract People -- Tonja Weimer
How do compliments play an important role in our relationships? Why are compliments important to the health and well-being of every individual within the vicinity of hearing them? Here is how a few ...

Take Back Your Personal Power, Stop Being Blamed and Start Creating An Incredible Life! -- Lisa Whatley
Have you ever had a person in your life who literally thrived on playing the blame game? You know the ones that are constantly belly aching that it’s your fault? Then you actually believe them, so ...

Practicing Failure -- Randall Stafford
Most people today spend more money on needless junk than they do on living expenses. In that reality, people complain that they are always broke. What's worse is people eventually set themselves ...

True Confidence -- James Rick
It's time to get at the root of what confidence really is; what causes it and how can we cultivate it. Imagine you are a general. Standing on a small hill overlooking a field of enemy soldiers. ...

12 Techniques for Letting Go of Your Clutter -- Jessica Duquette
Remember, it’s not clutter if you really love it. Always keep in mind that it’s ok to keep the things you really appreciate, this is more about discovering what you love and separating those ...

Get More Sleep And Lose That Weight -- Gary Matthews
What if I told you that when you are tired your adrenal glands are stressed and your kidneys will retain fluid and you will appear puffy. It's true, but when the body is rested your organs will ...

The Key To Your Motivation and Success -- Deanna Mascle
What sets successful people apart from the pack? Is it luck, money, good lucks, and/or talent? No, it is one small simple fact -- motivation. People who are successful all share one trait -- they are ...

Harness the Power of Your Dreams -- Deanna Mascle
"If you can imagine it, You can achieve it. If you can dream it, You can become it." -William Arthur Ward William Arthur Ward's quote should be a powerful call to action. Dreams have tremendous ...

Learn to face difficulty -- Deanna Mascle
"It is not because things are difficult that we do not dare; it is because we do not dare that they are difficult." -- Seneca the Younger This is a great quote to both contemplate and to apply to ...

Learn how to motivate yourself -- Deanna Mascle
"Motivation will almost always beat mere talent." ~ Norman Augustine I truly believe Augustine's words are true and if you look at history you know it is true. There are many people in the world ...

How Do You Define Success? -- Deanna Mascle
"Success isn't a result of spontaneous combustion. You must set yourself on fire." ~Arnold H. Glasow This really is a great quote. Not only is it interesting but also inspiring. One of the truths ...

Persuasion Techniques -- Steve Gillman
Some of the best persuasion techniques have been developed from NLP (neuro-linguistic programming) methods. For example, if you hear a person saying, "I see," a few times, they are probably ...

New Year-New Goals: Make Them Really Happen This Year! -- Kathryn Marion
It happens every year, doesn’t it? You think up some ‘resolutions’, maybe set a personal goal or two, but by the time Thanksgiving or Christmas rolls around again, you realize with a big sigh ...

Keeping New Year Resolutions -- Hilda Carroll
What is it about New Year’s resolutions that for so many people almost predict failure just by declaring them? The answer lies in the vacuum in which so many of us “resolve” to do better next ...

New Ideas For New Years Resolutions -- Steven Gillman
New years resolutions. You promise yourself you'll quit smoking, lose ten pounds, take that vacation or buy that dream car. Did you know that 93.5% of new years resolutions are never followed ...

Five Steps to Successful New Year Resolutions -- Douglas Woods
Do you ever make New Year resolutions only to see them broken in a few days or months? Have you stopped making resolutions because you never seem able to keep them? Here are five simple steps to help ...

Motivation and Goal Settings –The to Do List -- Lynne Dean
What is it that you need to do in order to be successful in your endeavor? One way to find out is to write a daily "To do list". This "To do list" will supplement your goal settings. It will simplify ...

Motivation To Change, Why Is It So Hard? -- Lynne Dean
We encounter constant changes throughout our life; it could be educational, health, relationships or financial, and of course with oneself. Maintaining or increasing one’s sense of self-worth and ...

Negative vs Positive: The Ever-existing Battle In Your Mind -- Lynne Dean
WE ARE ALL THINKING ALL OF THE TIME. Can you believe that our thoughts never leave us. Wow! Silly thoughts, hungry thoughts, angry thoughts, melancholy thoughts, happy thoughts; that’s a bunch of ...

C-R-I-T-I-C-I-S-M -- Lynne Dean
Yuk! One thing, I really have a problem with is criticism. Oh I can do the criticism. That I can do. It’s too easy (but that’s not today’s point!) Receiving it, well that’s another story. So, ...

Believe -- Debbie Gisonni
One of my all-time favorite movie lines comes from the 1947 version of Miracle on 34th Street. It was recited by both lead actors, John Payne and Maureen O’Hara—“Faith is believing in things ...

How To Achieve What You've Always Dreamed Of -- Graham Harris and Julie Harris
There are only two words that describe people who fulfill their dreams. PASSION and DETERMINATION If you have passion but no determination then you end up like a lot of people moaning about what ...

It Can Be Another Way -- Saleem Rana
I don’t think you came into this world to work day and night for small wages, to suffer ill health, and to be lonely. I don’t think you came here to lose, over and over again. I think you came ...

Confident Relationships -- Leslie Gail
At the end of the day, the quality of your life is largely due to the quality of relationships you have with others. This applies the most with our partners. No one has the magic formula for what ...

Is a Million Bucks Enough? -- Ken Lizotte
The success of Regis Philbin and "Who Wants to Be a Millionaire?" not to mention uncouth cousins like “Who Wants to MARRY a Millionaire?” and Survivor, with its million dollar final prize, and ...

Success - The Amazing Attraction Factor -- Kenneth Little
Your success is assured when you begin using The Amazing Attraction Factor. No other factor can generate wave upon wave of success for as long as you live. You are five easy steps from catching the ...

Just Say Yes -- Debbie Friedman
I was never a fan of the big purple dinosaur. As a matter of fact, I used to make fun of him. Then, my grandson Ben was born and I bought Barney’s Great Adventure video. Over the years Barney has ...

Aura is the Key to "Good Looks" -- Vittorio Norman
I hear this all the time, how only guys with good looks get the attractive women. It's an error in causality. This is the same sort of flawed thinking as the belief that guys need to be rich or ...

Become A Visionary – Tapping Into The Artist In You -- Karin Syren
Purpose is what you’re created for. Mission is what you’re meant to do about it. Visions are the evidence. We are all visionaries. Anyone who has ever dreamed of a better way or a bigger brighter ...

Money, Motivation, and Happiness -- Peter Vajda, Ph.D
The question of money as a motivator in the workplace is not new. Years of research, and countless books and articles on motivation include references to money. However, much of the focus on money ...

How To Put An End To Your Troubles -- Saleem Rana
Success often takes time. The more complex the task, the higher the success we desire, the longer it takes. This is not because it is the nature of life to be as frustrating as possible. Rather, it ...

Boundaries With Yourself: The Most Important Parameters -- Ken Donaldson
Boundaries with yourself? It does sound a bit odd, doesn’t it? Well, if you will bear with me for a few minutes here you can have a major break-through…really!! I received a phone call earlier ...

Boundaries: No Bull Allowed -- Ken Donaldson
Do you have unwanted bull in your life? You know what I’m talking about: Those annoying people who want to control, dominate, and manipulate you for their own best interests. Those people who love ...

Simplify Your Way to Success -- Bill White and Rasheed Ali
Throughout history it has been said repeatedly that the simple truths are the most profound. It is also said the truth is often overlooked because of its simplicity. When I was in my twenties, I was ...

Muscles Don't Push -- Rebbie Straubing
When I was in chiropractic school, I had a teacher who liked to impress one point on our fertile, young minds. He repeated it over and over and reminded us of this fact every time the subject matter ...

The Power Of The Edge -- Rebbie Straubing
Reality has no edge. In fact, that’s how we recognize it. If it has an edge, it’s not reality. A movie on a big screen draws you into its reality immediately. Once you lose your awareness of the ...

Loving Yourself -- Rebbie Straubing
I love Myself so much That I can love You so much, That You can love You so much, That You can start loving Me -Chant From The Sound of Agape Chant; Collection 1 Rickie Byars Loving yourself allows ...

Words Are Seeds -- Rebbie Straubing
The words you speak sow seeds in the minds of those who hear. The formed word is like the shell of the seed. It hides the potential for manifestation in its tiny, unassuming exterior. The word can ...

Good Luck -- Steven Gillman
Good luck, people called it, when a couple I know had a business handed to them for free. It was making a little money, but the owner didn't want to deal with it anymore. Other things were going ...

How to Use Movies to Get Out of A Rut -- Maria Grace
Does the routine of daily living feel recently more like a torture than a familiar ritual? Do you find yourself going through the motions day in and day out as you go to work, come home, have dinner ...

Ending Poverty Consciousness -- Jeanie Marshall
Definition number 1 of "poverty" in the American Heritage Dictionary is: "The state of being poor; lack of the means of providing material needs or comforts." It is further defined as "deficiency in ...

Success and Money – 10 Creative Ways to Attract Wealth -- Tania French
Many creative people have a bad attitude about making money. When it comes to talking about wealth and prosperity, they look at you like you’re from Mars. Well, I’ll let you in on a little ...

See It Before You Seize It -- Devon D. Harris
Napoleon Hill said “Cherish your visions and dreams as they are the children of your soul; the blueprints of your ultimate achievements.” As human beings, you and I have a unique ability that ...

Take Charge of Your Life -- Stephanie Marston
The majority of us are exhausted from climbing the corporate ladder, dressing for success and trying to balance our work and family lives. We live as if we are careening down a freeway at warp speed. ...

Make Passion Your Middle Name -- Stephanie Marston
Have you ever had the experience where you were involved in an activity and times passed without your having noticed? Think back to the time before adolescence when you were between the ages of seven ...

Create Your Own Luck to Get Big Success -- Anandrahi JS
Even in this modern and scientific world most of the people (both educated and uneducated) run to religious places, saints, astrologers, palmists, numerologists or tantriks just to become more lucky ...

Long Distance Relationships: How To Keep The Love Alive -- Tonja Weimer
Is your long distance relationship thriving...or just surviving? Are you madly in love with someone but cannot find a way to live in the same city? How do you support your relationship when you have ...

Five Ways to Sharpen Your Sense of Humor and Improve Your Relationships -- Mike Moore
Humor has long been considered one of the most effective tools to judge the quality of any relationship. If there is laughter present you can be sure the relationship is a healthy one. When the ...

Coping with Difficult People -- Mike Moore
In my travels across North America speaking on motivation and human potential I hear the same question asked repeatedly, "How can I become more assertive?" There is no doubt about it, there are ...

The Art of Confident Conversation -- Mike Moore
When I first started speaking for a living I had great difficulty with one-on-one conversation with members of my audience. I could speak before 2500 people and enjoy every minute of it, but when I ...

Good Conversation Secrets that Work Every Time -- Peter Murphy
Once you have a conversation started keeping it going is sometimes the hardest part. Good conversation can sometimes be hard to come by. People have a way of turning a great start into a horrible ...

Motivation -- Devon D. Harris
I hope that over the last two issues you actually invested the time to identify the goals that would have the most significant impact on your life once achieved, determine the steps you need to take ...

Never Tolerate Excuses (At Least Not From Yourself!) -- Dave Navarro
I have a small plaque on my desk that has three words in tall bold black letters: NEVER TOLERATE EXCUSES. It's an angry looking sign, and it should be - because once you allow yourself to get in ...

Step Into Your Discomfort Zone -- Dave Navarro
No doubt you've heard the phrase "stepping out of your comfort zone." I never liked that much - because to me it sounded incomplete, even weak. The reason is because it's not really ...

Motivation is Needed -- Henrique Plöger-Abreu
What drives employees ? J.W. Atkinson: “achievement is 50% ability and 50% drive” To a certain degree each person has specific needs, drives and ambitions. Once satisfied basic needs according to ...

Why You Must Stay On Course -- Marquez Comelab
I believe that all of us want to express something: an idea, a theory, an opinion or a statement. I also believe that the majority of human beings would love to be creative in the expression of these ...

New Year's Resolutions: Turn Complaints Into Action Steps, Failures Into Money -- Jeremy Hoover
On a marketing forum I like to read there has recently been some complaining about a certain affiliate program. The complaining originates out of sincerity and genuineness: good folks are frustrated ...

Success Training Secrets- START! Just Start Where You Are! -- Doug Firebaugh
"Do what you can, with what you have, with where you are..." Theodore Roosevelt Start. Just start. Nike says it -- "Just Do It!(tm)" In WildFire Success, we say "Just Start!" Doesn't matter if ...

Persistence is the Key of Gaining Your Plan -- Mathew Greem
We all have some aspirations in life which we want to accomplish. Most often this seems so impossible and even when we think about it, we already give up. The American psychologists discovered that ...

Conformity Can Ruin Your Dreams -- Daegan Smith
We hope for things to be different, to be better. We hope to acquire new things and reach new heights. This desire for one’s betterment and success is basic to all. Why is it though that as we age, ...

Stress and Decision Making: Avoid Expensive Mistakes -- L. John Mason
Have you ever made a bad decision? Some people respond well in stressful situations and some people lose focus and can make costly mistakes. But why does stress cause many people to have impaired ...

Sleep Better Now! Stress Management Tip to Beat Insomnia -- L. John Mason
18% of American adults complain to their doctors that they are tired and can not get enough "quality" sleep. Over 50% of the population has occasional problems: getting to sleep, staying asleep, or ...

Get Back in Control: Goal Setting for Stress Management -- L. John Mason
Sometimes life's major stresses seem insurmountable! Would you like to be able to move beyond these obstacles? Many people feel the stress of life as if they were "painted into a corner." They ...

Expectations Often Mess Things Up -- L. John Mason
As I reflect on the end of the year, I confront some lessons that have been visited many times before. It does not take the end of a year to experience this lesson, but the timing is right for this ...

Connections - Support and Stress ... What Every Business Person Should Know -- L. John Mason
In past articles, I have discussed the importance of communication and the impact of poor communication on individual and organizational levels of stress. More basic than this is the need to connect ...

Achieving Your Financial Goals: A Secret to Success -- L. John Mason
Part I: Do you have a goal to your financial success? Do you have a plan for reaching this goal? If you are like most people, you desire financial security and higher levels of financial success. The ...

Become a Better Negotiator and Avoid Arguments -- David Neese
Ever noticed the outcome of an argument between two people or groups with contradicting views? Was there really a winner? It is important to come to some kind of understanding without burning bridges ...

What's Your Excuse for Not Being Successful in Life? -- David Neese
Excuses! Excuses! When we fail to do something we are expected to do, we almost always have an excuse for it. However, if we analyze it closely, an excuse is a self-destructive alibi for having ...

9 Keys to Business Success -- L. John Mason
1. Time management: What is Important….??? Urgent vs Important List all of your daily tasks. Label them as: U for Urgent: They must be done very soon N-U for Non-urgent: No pressing time problem, ...

Find Happiness By Giving Happiness -- Lance Beggs
Have you ever heard this quote? “There is a wonderful, mystical law of nature that the three things we crave most in life- happiness, freedom, and peace of mind- are always attained by giving them ...

The Easiest Way To Achieve Happiness -- Song Chengxiang
People always think that what they want is money, relationship, material possessions, but what they truly want is happiness. Wealth, health and relationship are just the rewards of being happy. ...

Happy as You Want to Be -- Karin Mellart
Almost everyone have heard the hit single 'Don't Worry, Be Happy' by Bobby McFerrin. The song has a very catchy way of conveying its message of being happy to everyone. Bobby ...

Free Tips To Increase Self Confidence -- Stephen Hill
1. DRUNK! At the age of sixteen I was invited out for the evening on a Saturday night to celebrate a friend’s birthday. This for most people would be something to look forward to, for me it was ...

Simple Ways to Have Happy Experiences -- Michaela Scherr
Happiness is a ‘now you feel it, now you don’t’ emotion. I know this from personal experience and from hearing of the experiences of others. Sometimes I’m very happy, other times, sad, ...

7 Unique Ways To Make Someone Smile -- Roger Carr
Do you want to put a smile on someone's face? Maybe make their day a little bit brighter? It doesn't have to take much time or money on your part. In fact, many things can be done as a part ...

The Underlying Cause of Nervous Breakdowns -- Margaret Paul, Ph. D.
Life can offer us many challenges having to do with loss. When we are faced with relationship loss, financial loss, loss of health, loss of limb, loss of regard, or loss of love, we can feel ...

Self-Judgment Versus Self-Compassion -- Margaret Paul, Ph.D.
We hear a lot about how important it is to be compassionate toward others, and it is very important. The problem is that you may not be able to really feel compassion toward others until you are able ...

Getting Through The Day When Your Anxieties Are Out Of Control -- Stan Popovich
What do you do when your fears and anxieties overwhelms you as soon as you get up in the mornings? Well the first thing you need to do is to seek the services of a professional and/or counselor who ...

From Anger to Peace of Mind -- Dr. Brenda Shoshanna
Anger is a serious problem for one in every five Americans. Road rage, workplace violence, domestic abuse and even addiction are just a few of its many expressions. The reason such a large umber of ...

How to Meditate in a Noisy Environment -- Mike Suzuki
The first thing any meditation text will tell you is to find a quiet place with little or no distractions. In a perfect world, these silent places would exist for everyone. But, in many people’s ...

10 Ways to Reduce Commuting Stress -- Rachelle Arlin Credo
Do you get out of your car with a queasy stomach, a headache and your blood pressure registering through the roof? If you do, that energy vulture called stress may have sent your pulse skyrocketing. ...

14 PRACTICAL METHODS TO COMBAT STRESS -- Zaak OConan
A stress- free lifestyle could very well do wonders in eliminating depression. Here are some practical methods to combat stress: 1. Express Amusement And Be Happy. Laugh hard and loud. If you don’t ...

Stress Relief Tips -- Ryan Fyfe
With how busy we keep ourselves on a day to day basis, it’s no wonder that so many of us suffer from stress. Stress is something that is almost impossible to avoid, because of the way that we are ...

How To Improve Sleep By Reducing Worry And Anxiety... -- George Lesco
Perhaps you're someone whose mind is always busy. Do you think about the events of your day as you wind down for the evening? Do you worry about your family, your job, your finances, and what ...

How To Combat Stress -- Leo John
Tips To Ease Tension We all know what it feels like to get emotionally mangled by the weight of day to day struggles. Our bosses yell at us, our spouses yell at us - it feels like an endless circle ...

The Daily Grind: Take Out The Stress, Discover The Joy -- Eric Garner
If you suffer stress from the tedium of boring, repetitive, and meaningless work, then it’s time you changed your attitude. Simply by seeing work as adventure, service, ritual, self-expression, and ...

How To Stay Calm When Life Isn't -- Dr. Brenda Shoshanna
No matter what is happening in the world around us, it is never necessary to become caught in depression, fear or other negativity. We are not the victims of the world we see, but have the ability to ...

ENHANCED HEALING THROUGH MUSIC -- Dr Harry Henshaw
Music has always been a very important part of our lives, from childhood to our being an adult. As a part of our experience, music can have both a physiological and psychological affect upon us as ...

Symptoms of Stress: How to Spot the Signs and Do You Have the Courage to Admit You're Not Coping? -- Stress Doctor
It’s never ending isn’t it? Every day the responsibilities, tasks, problems and work mounts up. Everyone needs it now! And all the high tech gadgets and tools don’t seem to help either. If ...

Little Known Stress Management Tips & Techniques: How To Relax More & Worry Less -- Stephen Rhodes
What is Stress? To understand the need for stress management, we must first understand stress. When a person is in danger, the body reacts, preparing to defend itself. The heart rate increases, blood ...

How To Reduce Anxiety -- Dave Lloyd
At some level, all of us experience at different stages of life. Quite often it's a circumstantial anxiety due to a feeling of being out of control, dissatisfied with life circumstances, worried ...

3 Powerful Tips To Help Manage Everyday Stress -- Jerome Grazier
Often times stress will manifest when we carry over yesterday’s concerns into our present day concerns. An accumulation will almost always end up in a high stress level. Therefore, we must be able ...

Go Where Your Energy is Strong -- Judy Ringer
\"Keep your center and you’ll know which way you have to go.\" – Terry Dobson, aikidoist and author, Aikido In Everyday Life I had undertaken a project that I was beginning to feel was beyond my ...

Stress Less! -- Aurelia M. Williams
STRESS. "Yes, the S word'. Stress is the 'wear and tear' our bodies experience as we adjust to our constantly changing environment. Stress has both physical and emotional effects on us ...

Coping With Holiday Stress -- Regina Pickett
The holidays are upon us and instead of leisurely sipping eggnog around the fireplace, we find ourselves in a frenzy trying to get all too many things done in anticipation of that one perfect, albeit ...

Three Simple Ways to Dissolve Stress Using Only Paper and a Pen -- Kimberly Dawn Wells
Twenty-first century life can be defined using one word - stressful! The noise, the deadlines, money, expectations, and time restraints. Sleep deprivation and food cravings, where does it all end? As ...

Law of Attraction and Dreams, Premonitions or Predictions -- Rebecca Hanson
Recently, I received an interesting email in which a woman told me that when she was 10 years old, she was shown in a dream how one day she would have a son and he would die at a certain age in a ...

To Focus Or Not To Focus -- Rebecca Hanson
Often I receive emails from people who have been learning about and applying the Law of Attraction yet they feel stuck. They are clear about what they want. They stay focused on their desire and yet, ...

Feeling Hopeless -- Rebecca Hanson
Letter: "I don't know why I'm writing this - it's so unlike me to actually feel 'hopeless.' I am a single mom raising two teenaged boys. After my youngest was assaulted on the way ...

The Law Of Attraction Doesn't Understand 'Don't, Not or No' -- Rebecca Hanson
Have you ever wondered why sometimes we get something that we really didn't want in our lives? People often tell me, "I didn't ask for THAT!" In fact, some people think that the Law of ...

The Truth About Body Image -- Alan Fairweather
Have you ever considered how much your body image - your personal packaging, contributes to your business and personal success? The multi million pound cosmetics industry is acutely aware of the ...

Developing Intuition -- Steve Gillman
Developing intuition starts by realizing you have it already. If you've ever had a hunch about something, that was intuition. Intuition is just your mind using more than what you are consciously ...

Creativity - How To Have More -- Steve Gillman
To have more creativity, follow this two-step plan: 1. Encourage creativity. 2. Train your brain to be more creative. Start on both of these right now, and you can experience greater creativity ...

What is Creativity? -- Adam Eason
Here in England September represents the end of Summer and the beginning of Autumn as well as the start of the new school year and the start of many new initiatives in business, life and lots more ...

How to be More Creative and Enhance Your Creativity -- Adam Eason
Before thinking about how to be more creative, let me begin point out some real barriers that some people seem to have when wanting to enhance creativity, have a think if any of these things are ...

Connect with Your Body -- Linda Dessau
When we're in the creative flow, we can sometimes forget we even have a body, because our minds are exploding with color, sounds, words and images. But when unhealthy habits sap your body of its ...

Creativity and Rebellion: Why They Go Hand-in-Hand -- Tom Filsinger
Studies on creative people have consistently demonstrated that creativity is associated with openness to new ideas, risk-taking, and being inner-directed. Do these traits put creative people at odds ...

Always Look On The Bright Side Of Life -- Stephen Hill
I was always somebody who felt quite sorry for myself, what I had not got compared to my friends, how much of a struggle my life seemed to be compared to others. I was caught up in a web of ...

The Power of Words: How the Right Language Can Make You Shine -- Allison Nazarian
It’s been said time and again that “the difference between the right word and the almost right word is the difference between lightning and the lightning bug.” We may know this to be true, but ...

Is Psychology a Science? -- Sam Vaknin
Author of "Malignant Self Love - Narcissism Revisited" All theories - scientific or not - start with a problem. They aim to solve it by proving that what appears to be "problematic" is not. They ...

3 Easy Steps to Low Stress Communication -- Peter Murphy
Life is all about choices. And so is the way you communicate. You can fill your days with frustrating high stress communication or you can have days of low stress effective communication with your ...

3 Clever Ways To Stop Procrastinating -- Peter Murphy
Stopping procrastination can be challenging, especially since you can't put it off until tomorrow! Most people who procrastinate did not do so overnight. Like any other bad habit, procrastination ...

2 Simple Ways To Cure Procrastination -- Peter Murphy
Curing procrastination is not necessarily about will power or forcefully advancing in your goals but rather it is about learning why we procrastinate, what we are afraid of and finding ways to face ...

14 Reasons To Get Motivated And Stay Motivated -- Peter Murphy
Why should you bother to spend your valuable time to learn how to get motivated and stay motivated? Here´s why. Your quality of life will change dramatically when you take charge of how motivated ...

12 Reasons to Develop Exceptional People Skills -- Peter Murphy
Why should you bother to spend your valuable time learning how to develop exceptional people skills? Here's why... Look at the people who seem to have it all - a great job, an active social life ...

12 Powerful Motivational Tools That Guarantee Success -- Peter Murphy
No matter how many years you spend in a classroom or from what social class or lifestyle, motivation is the common factor among those who are high achievers. Finding the tools to put meaning and ...

10 Easy Ways To Stop Procrastinating -- Peter Murphy
It is counterproductive to concentrate on so many tasks that you cannot accomplish them and may cost you time and energy with no results. Many people seem to spend a lot of time and energy only to ...

Difficult Conversations and How to Turn Them Around -- Peter Murphy
Many of us have run into a difficult conversation. Some people even like difficult conversations. Arguments are necessary and are going to happen, but this difficulty shouldn’t stop you from ...

Conversation Starters for Successful Daters -- Peter Murphy
Dating can seem hard. It is hard to find someone that shares your same interests. It is hard to find someone you connect with. Looking for love is definitely a hard road to travel. Dating ...

Good Conversation Secrets that Work Every Time -- Peter Murphy
Once you have a conversation started keeping it going is sometimes the hardest part. Good conversation can sometimes be hard to come by. People have a way of turning a great start into a horrible ...

Motivate your students to speak out! -- Teacher Joe
Teacher Joe's Principle 1: Positive Reinforcement As a teacher, you should focus on your students successful attempts to use English. At first, reward ANY success however small. If students speak ...

How To Gain Confidence Quickly And Effortlessly -- Rohan Cox
How To Gain Confidence Quickly And Effortlessly When You Feel the World is Against You. Have you ever felt the whole world was against you? No matter what you try, you just can't succeed, causing ...

Using "Self-Talk" to Fulfill New Years Resolutions -- Michael J. Russ
There is something truly special about the coming of a New Year. Another twelve months present the perfect opportunity to start over, transform or change your self in some way. Regardless of what you ...

Success Through The Way You Think About Yourself -- John Watson
If you think you are a loser, you train or work like a loser i.e. sloppily and half-heartedly. If you think you are a winner you train like one i.e. with maximum focus, great expectations, excitement ...

Don’t Let the Outtakes Take You Out -- Barbara White
One of my favourite things I like to watch is the bloopers and outtakes that are shown of mistakes made during the making of a movie. Most DVD’s have a section of outtakes to be viewed, and often ...

How Hypnosis Can Help You -- William Lee
Hypnosis has long been recognised as an effective means of treatment for a number of psychological conditions. Hypnotherapy can help you to create more confidence for yourself and improve feelings of ...

Songwriter Confessions #2 -- Bill Dollar
Any real Beatle fan knows that Stu Sutcliffe was the original bass player,who died of a brain embolism before the Beatles became famous. But what if it hadn’t been Stu with the deadly weakness, but ...

Stop Needing Me! -- Michael Breckenridge
Sometimes it's possible to accomplish something important by doing nothing at all. Well, actually, I did do something. I resisted. I think that counts. Here's my story. Many of my friends ...

Songwriter Confessions -- Bill Dollar
Looking up this week from getting a reggae backing to sound like St Ann rather than St Felicity, I spotted the small dark mist in the usual corner behind the left monitor speaker. I have sometimes ...

Optimism - Explore The Possibility -- Mark Myhre
We can't help it; that's part of what makes us human. Our frontal lobes - the area of the brain right behind the forehead - constantly thinks about the future. Creating, reviewing, ...

Special Delivery! Tips for Improving Your Humor -- Tom Antion
Special Delivery! Tips for Improving Your Humor Delivering humorous speeches involves a lot more than simply having good material. Take some time to incorporate these tips into your presentations and ...

Accelerated Learning is Profitable -- Daniel Sitter
Accelerated learning is not only practical, it is profitable. Acquiring the ability to learn new skills faster is undoubtedly the most direct path and fastest means possible to enhance your earning ...

10 Sure-Fire Steps to take the Fear out of Public Speaking -- Alan Fairweather
Do you "feel the fear" when asked to do some Public Speaking? Public Speaking is still one of our greatest fears and it turns grown men and women into nervous wrecks. The mere thought of it turns our ...

A Short Guide to Effective Public Speaking -- Stephen D. Boyd, Ph.d.
Delivering an effective presentation to 20 or to 200 people is difficult. Because listeners have better access to information since the internet became commonplace, audiences expect more content from ...

How to Stay Motivated Despite Negative People -- Peter Murphy
Getting motivated is sometimes easy enough to do. At least for short periods of time. But staying motivated can be a lot harder to do. And when you add into the mix the presence of negative people it ...

Marketing Conversations, And Conversation Stoppers -- Nina Ham
Where many marketing conversations get off-track are the ones you have with yourself, before you even pick up the phone or initiate the handshake. As independent professionals, usually at the helm of ...

Start Conversations as Easily as You Start a Car -- Arlen Busenitz
Starting a car is easy. Put the key in, turn it, and the car starts. Would it not be great if starting a conversation was this easy? It can be--if you know how! Unfortunately, many people don't ...

Gossip: Destructive Conversation -- Chris Hall
An occasional hour of gossip with the girls isn't so bad......or is it? The first thing to determine is the difference between gossip and healthy "girl" talk. Gossip involves repeating idle talk ...

Conversational Negative Self-talk -- Skye Thomas
Most people don't even know they're doing it. Throughout the course of normal conversation, they bombard themselves with negative self-talk. Even people who are aware of the power of their ...

How to Turn Around A Sinking Conversation - 7 Tips -- Peter Murphy
When a conversation is not working out there is the potential for massive frustration or a breakthrough depending on how you look at it. 1. Question your assumptions about the other person Perhaps ...

The First 3 Secrets to Boosting Your Creativity -- Inez Ng
I have professed to be the ultimate left-brained nerd. For years I saw myself as the analytical automaton, sorely lacking in creativity. And creativity is something that I really valued. Think about ...

Four Secrets of Learning Masterful Conversation -- Loren Ekroth
We all learn conversation through active oral practice beginning in early childhood. During those years we are learning through an apprenticeship of observation with our ears and eyes and our ...

You Can't Have An Intelligent Conversation With Everyone -- Rachelle Disbennett-Lee
Intelligent conversation is one of life's pleasures. I love nothing better than to engage in conversation with someone who has ideas to share, different perspectives, and is interesting. An ...

Top Five Ways To Improve Conversation Immediately -- Loren Ekroth
"Communication is a skill that you can learn. It's like riding a bicycle or typing. If you're willing to work at it you can rapidly improve the quality of this very part of your life." - ...

Why Write an eBook? -- Karen Martin
Why Write an eBook? By Karen Martin It's not true that everything that has been said has already been written. Since that unfortunate axiom came into use, the whole universe has changed. ...

The Danger Of Negative Thinking -- Kevin Quigley
The Danger Of Negative Thinking By Kevin Quigley. As you have shown an interest in starting a business of your own it would be safe to assume that you want to change your life. You want more money - ...

The Psychology Of Success -- Kevin Quigley
The Psychology Of Success By Kevin Quigley. Everybody has a dream. A fantasy, if you like. Usually it takes the form of something we would like to have, or something we would like to happen to us. ...

10 tips to kickstart your self esteem! -- Julie Plenty
If you're tired of feeling "less than", afraid of making and achieving your desires and goals, feel that no matter what you do it is never "good enough", then your self esteem could do with a ...

Top 10 Secrets for Being HAPPY! -- Philip E. Humbert
One of my favorite songs is Bobby McFerrin’s refrain, "Don’t Worry, Be Happy". I recently had the opportunity to observe people’s reactions when a highway was closed because of an accident ...

The Top 10 Steps to Becoming a Millionaire -- Philip E. Humbert
There is perhaps no more important decision than to take charge of your own financial future. We live in a world of opportunity, and yet most Americans are buried in credit card and other debt. We ...

The Top 10 Questions to Ask Your Goals -- Philip E. Humbert
Human beings are goal-seeking creatures. We are impatient and try, and fall, and try again until we learn to walk. We babble and coo and struggle until we learn to talk. Skinned knees mean nothing in ...

Relinquishing Your Dreams -- Ginny Dye
How many times have you abandoned an idea, project or dream because someone made a disparaging remark or rolled their eyes when you told them about it? Relinquishing your dreams All too frequently we ...

When Life Gives You Waves, Learn to S.U.R.F. -- Frank F. Lunn
Would you like to learn a skill set and technique so powerful that you could learn to recycle every failure, disappointment, setback and discouraging situation into a steppingstone for your success? ...

Information Overload -- Kathy Paauw
"One of the effects of living with electronic information is that we live habitually in a state of information overload. There's always more than you can cope with." -Marshall McLuhan Surveys ...

Depression -- StarHerb
Many of us feel depressed at one time or another, but for some, depression may be chronic and even debilitating. Emotions are a normal part of our life. We all experience anger, sadness, worry or ...

Dispell Anger in 2 Simple Steps -- Margrit Harris
"It really works!" "Well, I'll be…!" BJ like so many others in the workshop was astounded that a technique so simple could produce such an amazing result. You must try it. Next time your ...

How to turn Failures into Unstoppable Success -- Saravanan Sivagnanam
Failure, the moment we hear this word, we get the feeling of dejection and disappointment. Not many of us can take failure as a learning experience. If we want to live through failures and emerge ...

Optimism: The Tremendous Benefits of a Positive Attitude -- Anna White
How many times have you heard someone say, “Hey, cheer up!” or “Turn that frown upside-down!”? Unconsciously we all seem to know that optimism is a virtue and that a negative outlook is ...

Why You Must Learn to Forgive for the Sake of Your Own Happiness -- Sonia Devine
Your ability to forgive those who have hurt you in the past is a crucial stepping stone to your spiritual and emotional growth. Throughout the course of our lives, we collect emotional baggage. This ...

Our Beliefs Define Our Limits -- Saleem Rana
The universe is vast, it's dimensions inconceivable, it's potentialities unimaginable, and we know too that our own consciousness has depths to it that are virtually infinite, and yet despite ...

Instant Frequency Boosters: 10 Fast and Simple Ways to Raise Your Vibration -- Julia Rogers Hamrick
When you're feeling "low," or out of the flow, it's a sign that you need to raise your frequency. There are infinite ways you can lift yourself up—pretty much anything that makes you feel ...

How to Get Rid of Frustration and Self-Pity -- Jeff Herring
I've yet to meet the person who never struggles with frustration. It comes with the territory of being human. Like many negative emotions, it's not wrong or weak to feel frustrated. What is ...

How Gratitude Can Be Your Partner in Life -- Sonia Devine
Gratitude is one of the most important things you can practise if you want to manifest unlimited wealth. One of the best ways to keep abundance and wealth flowing into your life is to give thanks for ...

Failure is Celebration Time -- R.G. Srinivasan
Failure is my favorite subject. For I have spent my life failing. My failures have not been once in a lifetime affaire. They have been too numerous even to begin listing them here. Let me brag a bit ...

Free Tips To Increase Self-Esteem -- Steve Hill
I have had many confidence issues in my life, all of which I have either dealt with or overcome. I have written about some of these issues below. 1. The Bald Patch 2. My height 3. My weight 4. The ...

Reading People: Body Language Briefing -- Chris Coffman
Body language is the meaning behind the words or the “unspoken” language. Surprisingly, studies show that only up to an estimated 10 percent of our communication is verbal. The majority of the ...

Body Language Speaks Louder Than Words -- Lydia Ramsey
Has it ever occurred to you how much you are saying to people even when you are not speaking? Unless you are a master of disguise, you are constantly sending messages about your true thoughts and ...

Speaking Body Language -- Robert F. Abbott
I observed an almost surreal event when I was a business student. At the front of the classroom, an entrepreneur was practicing a pitch he would make later to venture capital firms. Specifically, he ...

7 Essential Body Language Tips -- Pete Grand
The secrets of our body language have been around forever yet people constantly fail to recognize the importance of using body language to their advantage. Did you know that people only pay attention ...

Listening is Harder Than You Think -- Andrew E. Schwartz
Researchers have discovered that most of the daily communicating we do is in the form of listening. It is mainly by listening that we receive the vital information needed to make decisions, perform ...

Do You Use Sarcasm? Don't! It's Deadly... and the User? He's an Adult Bully! -- Mary Gardner
“Ouch, those words hurt. I know you were joking, but what you said isn’t funny.” “WHAT are you saying? Would you please be quiet? You are embarrassing me in front of all of these ...

We Have to Talk: A Step-By-Step Checklist for Difficult Conversations -- Judy Ringer
Can you think of a conversation you’ve been putting off. Got it? Great. Then let’s go. There are dozens of books on the topic of difficult, crucial, challenging, important (you get the idea) ...

Listening Attitude and Technique -- Andrew E. Schwartz
As the story goes, a New York columnist who had to attend many cocktail parties each season had come to believe a certain socialite was a less than perfect listener. It was said that this socialite ...

Conversation Starters -- Mary Gardner
In my many charisma courses that I teach, I am constantly amazed at the high quality of person that shows up to take the classes. The people are usually attractive, articulate and professional. ...

Powerful Communication:Language: The Key that Opens or Closes that Important Door -- Connie Butler
What prevents people from using their native language or secondary languages confidently comes down to seven traps that most people fall into. Language is one of the things that sets us apart as ...

The 31 Absolute Best Resources for Self Improvement -- David Riklan
Every week, I hear from people with the same Self Improvement questions: Where should I go for help? What should I do? Who should I listen to? This article is designed to help you explore all of the ...

If You Don't Ask You Are Rejected, 7 Steps to Overcome that Fear of Rejection -- Mike Makler
If You Don't ask then You are Already Rejected. Many Home Based Business People are afraid of Asking Because of fear of rejection. If you are afraid of rejection you need to change your Mind set. ...

Motivation: Tearing Down Your Own Limitations -- Jeff Herring
Q.: I've always been sort of cynical about all this motivational stuff. Lots of rah-rah but no how-to. Now I see all these commercials that talk about no limits, no boundaries, etc. But there are ...

Quit Pretending - You Have To Live What's In You To Succeed -- Sonny Julius
Some people, after they reach their mid and upper adult years seem to go through their lives just existing. Oh! They work at their jobs as best as they can. Some may even pursue higher positions in ...

Sometimes Being Unfocused is the Risk You Need to Take -- Mary Gardner
I was accused recently of being unfocused. This lady challenged me to decide whether I was a coach, a writer, or a TV personality. She couldn’t imagine that one person could do all of these well ...

A Lesson in Letting Go -- Catherine Franz
Do you hear yourself saying? When I have enough money, I'll... When I go on vacation, I'll... As soon as I find the right partner, I'll... When the house is clean, I'll be able to... ...

When You Attract Negative People, Be Thankful -- Catherine Franz
Laws of Attraction are clearly defined. What comes back is a reflection of the energy you are radiating. If negative people are being attracted to you, then be self-assured that you are sending out ...

Your Best Defense Against Aging: Your Attitude To Life -- Priya Shah
In the international bestseller, Blink, Malcolm Gladwell explains how researchers who study mind-reading using body language and facial expressions found that the old clichéd advice to smile when ...

To Be A Champion, Become A Child -- Priya Shah
Have you ever wondered what successful people have that makes them successful? Ever wonder how those champion recruiters in your company manage, month after month, to get the most new recruits, the ...

Believe In Yourself And Become a Winner: Lessons from Hollywood -- Priya Shah
A while ago I made it a point to watch the movie "Legally Blonde." Not just for the bright, chirpy and eminently watchable Reese Witherspoon, but also because I loved the message it sent out. If you ...

The Psychology Of Success -- Kevin Quigley
Everybody has a dream. A fantasy, if you like. Usually it takes the form of something we would like to have, or something we would like to happen to us. How we respond to this dream will decide ...

We need Creativity -- Simon Mitchell
Creativity is central to the management of our individual lives, but in modern times few people are able to access this as a resource. Alan Watts writes in The Wisdom of Insecurity: "We have allowed ...

Change Your Focus and Change Your Results -- Roger Seip
In his all-time bestselling record The Strangest Secret, author Earl Nightingale made one of the most profound observations of the 20th century. He said: “You become what you think about all day ...

Everyone's Favorite Subject -- Roger Seip
I believe that everyone reading this newsletter understands that no matter what business you are in- Real Estate, Financial Services, Teaching, Auto Sales any other profession, we are all in the ...

Average Sucks! -- Roger Seip
The very first "motivational speaker" I heard as an adult was a gentleman named Mort Utley. I experienced his speech in May of 1989 in Nashville, Tennessee, at the end of a week of Sales School with ...

Motivation: 3 Powerful Quotes from Golfer Tiger Woods -- Jeff Herring
I am not a golfer, unless you count an occasional game of putt-putt. I'm not even a fan of the game. But I am a fan of excellence, and so the following quotes by golfing great Tiger Woods ...

Five Ways to Stand Out from the Crowd -- Terry Mitchell
Some people are content to just to be another face in the crowd. By assuming this attitude, they are saying, in effect, to the rest of the world, I'm just average; there's nothing special ...

2 Ways to Start Burning fat Quickly -- Adrian Bryant
1. Start Exercising first thing in the morning. As soon as you wake up in the morning workout for at least 30min to an hour. Studies show that working out in the morning has been shown to burn up to ...

14 Tips to Make Moving Day Easier -- Carole Pagan
It’s that time of year again for a lot of us. Here are some tips to make your moving day less painful, both mentally and physically. 1. Lighten the load. Dispose of as much as possible before you ...

6 Saving Tips When Moving -- Kimberly Griffiths
Moving households, whether it is due to a job transfer or upgrading your home, and whether moving across country or across town, is an expensive proposition. Even when a new employer sponsors a ...

Letting Events Control Your Life ... Dropping The Negatives And Moving On! -- Edward Toupin
It's interesting to note how we sometimes become so inundated with events in our lives that we allow them to become our lives. Instead of enjoying and nurturing the life we have, we fall prey to ...

5 Surefire Ways To Eliminate Credit Card Debt -- Wesley Atkins
Do you have enormous credit card debt? You are certainly not alone. According to research, the average family in the United States has $7000 in credit card debt and pays about $1000 in interest each ...

7 Surefire Ways To Repair Bad Credit -- Wesley Atkins
Do you have a poor credit rating? If so, you are one of tens of thousands of Americans with the same problem. In fact, it seems that this has become a national ‘disease.’ And just what do people ...

Change Your Life, Release Fear, and Create What you Really Want -- Rosamunde Bott
Do you have a dream? Or do you just have a nagging feeling that life could better? Many of us have a life that we know is not what we really want, but perhaps we’ve become resigned to it, believing ...

Life Beyond The Internet -- Virginia Bola, PsyD
Am I letting the Internet take over my life? I sit here on my one day off this week and think about how I have spent the last three or four months of my life. Except for the time I put into my ...

I'm Not Fat, I'm Fluffy -- Virginia Bola, PsyD
A distorted body image is one of the symptoms that define anorexia and related eating disorders. Patients may be painfully thin but still see themselves as fat while they continue to cut calories, ...

Five Reasons NOT To Lose Weight -- Virginia Bola, PsyD
We are inundated by exhortations to lose weight - from the media, from our friends, from our family. As the richest, fattest, nation on earth, we idealize the impossibly thin supermodels who smile ...

Five Really Tough Dieting Tips -- Virginia Bola, PsyD
If you are losing, trying to lose, or think you need to lose, weight, you are probably as sick as I am of those "easy" and "quick" diet tips that NEVER work! The following tips are neither quick nor ...

Emotional Eating -- Virginia Bola, PsyD
Yesterday, out of the blue, without any foreboding gossip or rumor, the company I work for was taken over by a competitor. All afternoon we sat stunned and unnaturally quiet, trying to absorb what ...

Are Your Attitudes Making You Old? -- Virginia Bola, PsyD
A common complaint of the mature is that, in American society, there is far too much focus on youth. We collectively spend a fortune on attempting to look younger and fighting the natural results of ...

The Ripple Effect of Fear -- Virginia Bola, PsyD
Unemployment carries a lot of emotional baggage for most of us and fear is a major component. We fear the financial fallout of no longer receiving regular wages. We fear the impact of our lack of ...

Correct Your Mindset and Expel The Fear -- Mark Claridge
The main problem with many of us is we loose our direction in life. We have great aspirations upon leaving school or college but then just loose direction or do not know how to achieve our dreams. We ...

Ten Steps to Fearless Public Speaking -- Graham Jones
There is plenty of dubious material which suggests you can combat public speaking fear. Much of it includes fancy techniques such as 'visualisation' or 'breathing techniques'. Well, ...

Dream Bigger! -- Kevin Eikenberry
A number of years ago we created a graphic logo based on the phrase Dream Bigger! We produced buttons and t-shirts. I’ve signed letters and emails with this phrase. It is more than a short ...

Correct Your Mindset and Expel The Fear -- Mark Claridge
The main problem with many of us is we loose our direction in life. We have great aspirations upon leaving school or college but then just loose direction or do not know how to achieve our dreams. We ...

Positive Thought -- Mark Claridge
The power of positive thoughts to affect one's experience of life has long been recognized. Positive thinking has been credited with the success of many business people. More recently scientists ...

Self Esteem -- Mark Claridge
Self-esteem is very important. It is the way we view and feel about ourselves that has a profound effect on how we live our lives. These opinions are shaped by experiences within the family, at ...

How To Win Over Your Fears -- DeAnna Spencer
If you really want to do something you will always find a way. But if you don't want to do it, you will almost always find excuses. The easiest way to combat fear is by facing your fears. Look ...

Getting Past Fear -- Dale Kurow
Have you gotten tons of career advice, solicited and unsolicited? You nod when you hear it and think, "Yeah, I know this stuff." So, what else is new? But what have you done with the advice? Fess up. ...

The Top 10 Steps to DeStress -- Pam Woods
Do you feel tense and anxious at work? Do your co-workers and/or boss make you crazy? Is your personal life less than blissful? If so, you've got stress. If you're like most people you've ...

Feeling Lonely? Write An Imaginary Letter -- Mark Else
I know what its like to feel lonely, with no-one to turn to for help or advice, maybe you`ve just lost someone you loved and feel no-one else can help you but they can, you can also help yourself. In ...

What Is A Loan? -- John Mussi
A loan is money that you borrow and agree to pay back over a set period of time with interest. The amount of money you borrow is called principal, and interest is the cost for borrowing the money. ...

Useful Tips When Choosing Credit Cards -- John Mussi
Chances are you have received your share of "pre-approved" credit card offers in the mail, some with low introductory rates and other perks. Many of these solicitations urge you to accept "before the ...

A Few Brief Tips To Deal With Writing Rejection -- Laura Hickey
What to do when you get rejected. You've just finished your book, sent out query letters and was rejected. What's left to do? You could give up, but I wouldn't suggest this. Here's ...

4 Tips to Avoid Internet Scams -- John Lynch
If you are new to the internet you will come across numerous programs offering promises of riches. You may know about people who have become rich on the Net but you have also heard about the scams. ...

Five Hot Tips To Get Out Of Debt Forever -- Rhiannon Williamson
The financial and psychological burden of being in debt causes us and our families continuous emotional stress. That stress eats away at the quality of our lives and leaves us feeling powerless, ...

Stress Tips -- Bill Reddie
26 ways to minimize and manage the unhealthy effects of stress, anxiety and burnout. No doubt about it - we live in an increasingly competitive and stressful world. In many subtle and not so subtle ...

Conversation Tips -- Jesse Edwards
there. Looking for conversation tips, are you? Conversations can be hard work. First you have to break the ice, then you have to try to keep the conversation going, and then you have to try to make ...

How To Handle Audience Questions Effectively -- Paul Daniels
For some reason, the prospect of having to answer audience questions fills many presenters with dread and fear. Looking at it in a positive way however, it’s an ideal opportunity for you to satisfy ...

The Most Important Word in a Business Letter -- Rix Quinn
What do you think it is? Many experts insist it’s the word “you.” Why? When most of us read anything, we’re looking for something that interests us. What do we need at that moment? What will ...

How to Speak So Your Audience Will Listen -- Rix Quinn
Did you hear about the executive who was asked to give a speech? He talked about his company, himself, and his plans for the future. You haven’t heard this story because the audience fell asleep, ...

Effective Communication: Hear the Unspoken, Speak Well, and Say What You Mean! -- Bethany Rule
Are you a good communicator? Do people understand you easily? I've had several experiences lately that made me realize once again the tremendous importance of EFFECTIVE communication. I tend to ...

What Is My Life Purpose? -- Jo Ball
Why am I here? If you haven’t already asked this question, I’m sure you will. Sooner or later most of us do. It’s not an easy question to answer. It’s broad in terms of possibility. Right now ...

Online Dating - 8 Sizzling Tips To Make Your Profile Standout! -- Amanda Lee
We know one of the hardest part of creating your profile is describing yourself to others. Dating pearl.com gives you the freedom to define & express yourself so you can put your best foot forward. ...

Is Your Focus, Life Sucks? -- Maria Boomhower
I have heard many people state something like, my life sucks, how are you getting your life to go so well? Well, their question answered itself. For what we communicate with ourselves, we attract. ...

Yahoo Personals Offers a Great Way to Meet and Date New People -- William Lezubski
With more people turning to online dating every year, it's only fair to say that Yahoo personals is rising to be one of the most successful dating services on the Internet today! Why are they ...

Dating On The Internet Is Growing! See How Online Dating Can Help You Find Available Singles Today -- William Lezubski
Dating on the Internet is growing rapidly year after year, because it has become very difficult for most people to meet quality singles in their local communities and find compatible matches! When it ...

5 Steps To Better Sleep -- Donald Saunders
If you've ever found yourself counting sheep into the wee hours, then you can take some small comfort from the fact that you’re not alone. Insomnia is plaguing more and more people each year ...
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