Struggled? 5 Simple ways of avoiding burnout

Most modern success stories read like Greek myth adaptations. Our role models are remarkable demigods such as Oprah, Tony Robbins and Beyoncé— we admire them and study them with awe, aim high and take our own leaps as they lead the way. The hero is the entrepreneur or career rock star, on a journey builtContinue reading “Struggled? 5 Simple ways of avoiding burnout”

8 Ways to Effectively Prioritize the Things on Your To-Do List

Priorities are important things — I know, you know that. But many of us are guilty of the habit of reacting on — and off — our to – do list to the urgent things, rather than responding to the important ones. Important activities should be of high priority as they are the things thatContinue reading “8 Ways to Effectively Prioritize the Things on Your To-Do List”

10 Tips to Achieve Anything You Want in Life

1. Focus on commitment, not motivation. How committed to your goal are you? How important is it for you, and what are you willing to sacrifice to achieve it? If you find yourself fully committed, there will be motivation. • Here’s how to focus on commitment. 2. Seek knowledge, not results. Focusing on the excitementContinue reading “10 Tips to Achieve Anything You Want in Life”

4 Ways to Be More Positive

Do you think you’ve got to be a tortured soul — at la van Gogh, Kurt Cobain, or Sylvia Plath — to be really creative? You are not. Indeed, the more cheerful you are, the more imaginative and innovative you are to be. Alice Isen, Ph.D., late pioneer of scientific psychology, found that a positiveContinue reading “4 Ways to Be More Positive”

22 Ways to Become a Relentless Learner

Learning is not a magical occurrence around you. Learning is about capturing the lessons all around you. That’s not automatically happening, or else we’d all learn the lessons that could make us extraordinary. Becoming a learner requires a massive and relentless focus. And that means going out of your way to turn your laboratory intoContinue reading “22 Ways to Become a Relentless Learner”

Do These 5 Things to (Actually) Stick to Your Goals

You made New Year’s resolutions at the beginning of the year to stop smoking, lose weight, exercise more, think positively? And then remember how easy it was about six days later to slide back into old patterns? Why are your goals so hard to stick to? Because there’s a big change. It’s frightening. But withContinue reading “Do These 5 Things to (Actually) Stick to Your Goals”