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Don't Worry, Be Happy - Mostly  by: Douglas Eby
The lyrics of Bobby McFerrin's song include: Don't worry. It will soon pass, whatever it is In your life expect some trouble But when you worry You make it double Don't worry, be happy Being happy..
Want to be Happy? Say It And Do It Now - Self Improvement  by: Tim Connor
Do it now. Procrastination is a thief. It steals from your present, future, and past. One of the common qualities of unhappy people, is their tendency to constantly put things off. They somehow feel..
Stress and Decision Making: Avoid Expensive Mistakes  by: 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..
How Well Do You Know Yourself?  by: Gerri D Smith
You can make yourself happy or miserable, it takes the same amount of effort. Ray Bradbury A Test of Your Emotions 1. What makes you laugh? Go deep within your heart and become aware of what makes..
Look 'Em in the Eyes: The Real Power of Eye Contact  by: Debbie Bailey
“At that moment when our eyes are locked in silent communication, we are, in essence, touching.” -Debbie Bailey Besides touch (not really an option in a presentation setting), eye contact is the..
7 Ways To Reduce Pressure In Your Home  by: Evot Iacah
Does this picture describe your joyful home? your baby is crying while you quickly put the fast food on your table, the pet dog is throwing up on the floor, your hubby's got your television on..
Peace, At Any Cost (or, How To Solve An Anger Problem)  by: Stewart Robertson
Holding onto any emotion, is only harming you, and no-one else. We are very willing in this society to pay dearly and often for material goods and services. We will often sacrifice parts of ourselves..
Facing Fear Of Failure  by: Glen D. Williams
We've all experienced some form of fear of failure while growing up or as an adult. It stops some of us from even trying, while others try half-heartedly, undermining their own success and confirming..
10 Tips to Boost Self-Confidence  by: BH Yao
Self-confidence affects everyone to some degree or another. Some may have too much, some may have too little and others seem to have just the right amount. Self-confidence affects the way we perform..
How to Make Your Self-Help Really Help  by: 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..
I'm Not Fat, I'm Fluffy  by: 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,..
The Art of Distraction  by: 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...
Exist As Your True Self  by: Zoe Young
In order to awaken who you really are, you have to set free everything that is not you. Any part of yourself that has been built up, transformed, or altered and doesn't feel real is not you. By..
Don't Worry - You'll Take A Shot And Miss -The Fact Is You'll Miss Every Shot You Don't Take  by: Bjorn Brands
Don't worry you'll take a shot and miss. The fact is you'll miss every shot you don't take. I read this phrase in a program calt The SGR program( the Science of Getting Rich ). I think it makes a..
Getting the most out of each day  by: llbglobal
Over the past few weeks I have been in the grips of my own thought processes. I often wonder why I have made the choices I have made and how they have led me to this place. When I was a fulltime..
The Desperation Cycle And Failing Motivation  by: Kurt Mortensen
Many think motivation is useless because it doesn’t ensure long-lasting results. This thought tendency can be seen in what I call the Desperation Cycle. The Desperation Cycle shows how human nature..
How to Boost Your Self Confidence - 6 Great Tips You Can Use  by: Trevor Johnson
If you lack self confidence, it could be that you have low self esteem, which means you don't have a very kind opinion of yourself and your abilities. This often comes about because we like to..
7 Ways to Ensure Greater Happiness  by: Elaine Sihera
1. Being Yourself. The first guaranteed way of bringing real happiness into your life is to BE YOURSELF. Let no one take away the essence of you. Those who don't like you being yourself usually mean..
Believe  by: 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..
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..
It's The Way You See Things  by: 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 mostly keeps to..
The Secret Behind True Happiness  by: Winston A Henderson
Over the years people I know have been unhappy with their life, be it relationship, issues with family or friends, career, feeling as if their life has no purpose or no direction. For example, your..
How to Stop Fear Ruining Your Vibration  by: Paula Owen
We all know that what we focus on we attract. We know we should be putting out a happy vibration the best we can. But what happens when fear creeps in? That feeling where you are almost too afraid to..
The Law of Attraction Should be Renamed The Law of Distraction  by: Craig Harper
Today I'm stepping out on to the cyber high-wire. I'm performing a high-risk blogging manoeuvre. No safety net. No cyber-harness. I'm going to write a brief opinion piece on the Law of Attraction..
How To Get The Lucky Charm  by: Daniel Massicotte
Luck seems to only have meaning in computer games: If you wear this bracelet, you will have a 50% better chance of getting lucky when a monster drops magical items. Beyond computer games, most people..
Persuasion Skills - How to Influence People Using the Power of Persuasion  by: Michael Lee
Everyone needs persuasion skills - from the mom who wants her son to eat vegetables, to the son who wants a bike from his dad, to the dad who wants a raise from his boss and so on. You too must have..
THE WINNER WALK  by: 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 walk..
How Decisions Create Personal Grit  by: T.D. McKenzie
Decisions are a funny thing, once you make them they seem to take on a life of their own. A great example of this is when I was around 17 when I finally decided that my part time position as a..
How To Silence The Chorus Of Naysayers In Your HEAD  by: Nancy T. Mindes
Dear Audacious Ones, Okay. Here we are it's SPRING and all the promises you made to yourself to really ramp up your business, start a shape-up plan or begin that project you have been longing to do..
How to Talk So People Will Listen  by: Marguerite Pickett
When you are around a group of people, do you hold back from saying anything because you’re afraid no one will listen? Or worse yet, are you afraid that someone else is going to interrupt and bump..
Motivation Is The Force Which Can Propel You Towards Success  by: Ajay Shah
Motivation is the force which can propel you towards success. Combined with Smart Work, Patience and Persistence becomes the the Key to Success. There is No other Secret for Success. It doesn't..
A Short Lesson in Encouragement  by: Scott McQuarrie
One of the great advertising slogans of all time is also a powerful reminder that action speaks louder than words. And it is a universal truth, too, effective in every area of life. "Just do it."..
Unleash Your Subconscious Mind Power  by: 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,..
The Positive Power of Saying "NO"  by: Niquenya Fulbright
Knowing when and how to say "no" is a constant battle for many people. This becomes especially difficult for business professionals who are looking to please and impress higher-ups. Almost from..
Overcome Bad Habits In 21-Days Or Less, Is It Really Possible?  by: 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 Turn Difficult People Into Your Greatest Gifts  by: Clare Josa
All of us know at least one person we would class as 'difficult'. And dealing with them can lead to miscommunication, irritation and even stress, resentment and anger. Yet there are some expert..
I Need A Partner to be Happy - Self Improvement  by: Margaret Paul
Do you believe that you need a partner to be happy? My client, Adrienne, an attractive woman in her 50’s, has been married and divorced twice. She was unhappy in both marriages, but she still..
5 Top Tips for Staying Motivated  by: Will Edwards
Today I have two tasks that I absolutely need to get done before the end of the day. They are both important. One of these is quite a mundane task; the other is something I will quite enjoy. Now if I..
Plan to Achieve Your Goals  by: Colin Burton
Take a long look at your objectives and establish if accomplishing your goals is attainable. It all depends on what goals you have in mind and how extensive and realistic your goals are. Goals are..
Determination - The Key and Path to Achieving Success  by: Belsheba Nyabwa
Not all people would look back at their lives and say that they achieved their dreams without blunders. A lot of people regret most of the choices that they made in the past and wish that they had a..