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How to Bounce Back From Failure

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* How to Bounce Back From Failure * This too shall pass, if you grasp for a new beginning. You need to pull yourself up and move back into the world with a plan. Here is a familiar scenario for all of us: You have an exciting goal in...

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6 Secrets of Happy Relationships

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* 6 Secrets of Happy Relationships * Before the battles begin, we start out believing that being with this person will make us happy. Ironically, that’s the critical mistake… “This isn’t working. Let’s just get a divorce,” Caroline said, as she stormed out of their new house. Wally stopped...

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Sometimes Just Stepping Outside Is a Mark of Courage

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* Sometimes Just Stepping Outside Is a Mark of Courage * On crowded streets, I often wonder who among us found it very hard to leave his or her home that day, yet did it anyway. In other words, I wonder who is brave. Then I send silent greetings: Hello,...

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13 Ways to Take Care of Yourself Every Day

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13 Ways to Take Care of Yourself Every Day * Don’t get stuck in an unhealthy daily grind. Here’s how to work “me time” into your busy schedule. It’s 7:30 a.m. and your alarm is blaring. Squinty-eyed, you reach for your phone, fumbling to swipe that horrible noise...

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5 Mindset Traps That Will Derail Your Success

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5 Mindset Traps That Will Derail Your Success * For 12 years, I was a bread delivery driver, and I dreamed of more for my life. But I also listened to my doubt and fear, and I let them keep me from more—from success. Then I finally got...

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7 Ways to Be the Very Best Leader You Can Be

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7 Ways to Be the Very Best Leader You Can Be * It takes a special kind of courage—to refuse to consider the possibility of failure. By Brian Tracy * The best leaders have a special kind of courage. They have the courage to endure, to persist, to “hang in there”...

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Actually It’s Happiness that Loves Company

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 Actually It’s Happiness that Loves Company  * Not only do your happy feelings spread through your social network, your happiness can be increased by people you’ve never even met, reports a study from Harvard Medical School. Harvard Medical School professor of sociology Nicholas Christakis and University of California...

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Muster Confidence and Responsibility

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Muster Confidence and Responsibility * By John C. Maxwell * I get asked all the time what are some of the greatest things I have ever seen happen as a leader. So I compiled a list of a leader’s “greatest things.” I need to note this list is subjective...

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To Make a Resolution Stick, Ask Yourself One Question

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By:  Kathryn Drury Wagner * To Make a Resolution Stick, Ask Yourself One Question * The game-changing technique in influencing behavior is asking a question. * According to research firm Nielsen, the top New Year’s resolutions in America include desires to stay fit and healthy, lose weight, enjoy life to the...

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5 Tips if You Feel “Behind” in Life

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By:   Naomi Teeter 5 Tips if You Feel "Behind" in Life It happens around this time every year—I get that feeling of loss. Autumn is known as a time for reflection. For many of us, during this season, it becomes clear what we didn’t accomplish during the...

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Walk With Me

  |   Awareness & Health, Exercise, Exercise and Fitness, Health, Health Awareness, Healthy Body, Healthy Life Style, Life In General, Refining Character, Relationship, Smart Living, Success Living, Wellness   |   No comment

* Walk With Me * Hey, brain researchers—yeah, you with the lab coats and electrodes. Where are all the studies on walking and relationships? On why taking a stroll together is as great for romance, family ties and friendship as it is for muscles and Reebok sales? Not only...

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Why You Need to Stop Worrying About Failing

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Why You Need to Stop Worrying About Failing Don’t let the fear of making a mistake distort your decision-making and lead to an even worse mistake. Do you know what “icing the kicker” means? In football, when a kicker is preparing to make a potential game-winning field...

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Interior Design-Question yourself to build the life you want.

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Question yourself to build the life you want. In my leadership coaching, I teach a concept called Designing Your Own Life. It’s a detailed inventory of considerations that, once clarified and documented, simplifies success. It consists of approximately 50 exercises that really narrow down what you...

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How Do You Attract Opportunity Into Your Life?

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Rohn: How Do You Attract Opportunity Into Your Life? Success is not to be pursued; it is to be attracted by the person you become. Someone once asked me the question, “How can I have more opportunities come into my life?” It is a good question—but I...

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