Personal Growth

The Two Types of Toughness Required for Success

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You can either experience baby steps as insulting frustrations or as small, precious achievements. ↓ Photo: Westend61/Getty Images ♠ Change “means setting small, reasonable goals for yourself, one step at a time, one day at a time,” writes Dr. Leo M. Marvin in his book Baby Steps: A Guide to...

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Master the Art of Setting Goals in 4 Steps

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  ♠   In early 2009, Ben Landers was setting objectives for Blue Corona, his year-old digital-marketing company in Gaithersburg, Md. The startup had earned $112,000 in revenues its first year but was still losing money. Landers wanted to nudge Blue Corona solidly into profitability, reaching $1 million in...

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Real Success Begins Where Selfishness Ends

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↓ Many of famed UCLA basketball coach John Wooden’s favorite maxims reflected his keen appreciation of unselfishness: ↓ “You cannot live a perfect day without doing something for someone without a thought of repayment.” “Be as enthusiastic about the success of others as you are about your own.” ↓ Coach Wooden considered the...

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