The 7 obstacles to personal success

  Everyone wants to succeed in what they do. We all strive for success in our endeavors. And many of us are determined to achieve greatness. As a result, we continuously ask ourselves how we can be more successful. We ponder about the different ways to accomplish success. In our quest for success, we come…

10 things entrepreneurs should not do

10 things entrepreneurs should not do

Every entrepreneur knows the statistics, and the statistics are grim. Eight out of 10 new businesses fail. But God bless the entrepreneurs—they do it anyway. They believe their startup will be one of the successes. You cannot, however, escape making mistakes while setting up a business – it is inevitable. Mistakes and entrepreneurship are inextricably…

20 ways to Master your day

20 ways to Master your day

Self-improvement may seem unrelated to your academic or career success. It probably doesn’t even seem like it factors into your job or internship search or matters within interviews or at networking events. But, it’s probably a lot more related than you might think. How you conduct yourself in various situations, your personal knowledge, life skills,…

11 Productivity Hacks and Time Management Tips to Simplify Your Work Day

11 Productivity Hacks and Time Management Tips to Simplify Your Work Day

11 Productivity Hacks and Time Management Tips to Simplify Your Work Day productivity-hacks-time-management-tips There’s something to be said for a 9-5 in terms of time management. Now, before you start emptying water jugs and throwing toner cartridges at me, hear me out. In an office full of cubicles, memos, and staff meetings, someone else is…

How to turn Worry to your Advantage

How to turn Worry to your Advantage

How to turn worry to your advantage Wouldn’t it be great if you could turn a bad habit such as worrying into a catalyst that keeps you energized and productive? Actually, it’s possible with a little help from the way we think. Worry normally paralyzes you into a state of guilt, regret or getting stuck…

Why “comparing” makes you unstoppable!

“When comparing yourself to others, notice where you can improve and grow, that motivation is one of most powerful known to any man.” Eliminating self defeating behavior People with self-defeating behaviors often have a feeling of loss of control. They feel that the outcomes that they are achieving in life lie outside of their control;…

The one who mastered his time, has mastered his life

“The one who mastered his time, has mastered his life.” If I had to pick the single most important aspect of building self discipline it would be learning how to manage your time effectively and efficiently. Productivity and time management are critical to success in more ways than we ever realize. Most people have a…

7 simple rules for coping with stress

7 Simple rules for coping with stress There has long been a silly myth that a certain amount of stress is good for you. To be blunt about it, that is rubbish. The people who push this myth are confusing pressure with stress; two very different experiences, both physiologically and psychologically. A certain amount of…

40 thought provoking questions

Life has become a hectic ride. We’ve become so used to the state of being constantly occupied that we seldom stop to reflect on our lives. What is worse, vast numbers of people live their lives on autopilot. They are no longer questioning how they think and behave but let routines, patterns, and coincidences shape…

How I discovered my life’s purpose

    What is the good life? Entire books have been written to address this question. Philosophers of all ages pondered about this transcendent query as well. Still, the question remains to this present day. It therefore comes as no surprise that people are still looking to discover what it truly means to be living…

How to live a life with purpose

    What’s the purpose of life? Or to be more specific, what is it that adds meaning and satisfaction to life? What is it that gives us a sense of purpose? It’s the essential question that has challenged mankind throughout the ages. Living a purpose driven life is one of the most commonly held…

100 questions to completely understand anyone

If you really want to get to know someone inside out, you need to ask the right questions. No matter if you’re dating, meeting new people, or connecting with your co-workers, it’s always helpful to have a couple of deep questions at hand that aid you in getting to know the person you are talking…

The things only the 1% are willing to do

They say that the best things in life are free, but that doesn’t mean it doesn’t take time, dedication, and commitment. When it comes to learning important life skills, they are certainly difficult to acquire, but are beneficial to learn. Learning these important life skills will be one of the best investments you could ever…

Why Your Philosophy of Success Is Important

Why Your Philosophy of Success Is Important It is a great metaphor that tells you that the road to success is not a paved path or a surfaced road. Just like the kite while it is strongly held by you, struggles against the wind and climbs higher and higher, people who succeed are strongly anchored…

Whats holding you back?

What’s Keeping You Back? Are you doing everything you can to accomplish your goals? Do you still find that you fall just a few feet short most of the time? What’s happening here? What’s holding you back? Perhaps it’s your work habits. Perhaps you just aren’t trying hard enough. Perhaps you’re procrastinating. Or perhaps you’re…