Watch enough nature documentaries, and you’re bound to witness an apex predator singling out the sickest and the weakest prey. People seem to have a subconscious fascination with homing in on weaknesses in ourselves and others. Just like how we watch a lion attacks the slowest antelope, we sometimes watch as our self-doubt and negativity […]
Did you know that yelling at your child can cause just as much damage to them as hitting them?  The majority of parents resort to yelling, screaming, or simply raising their voices when they are trying to get a message through to their child who is acting out. They know that yelling isn’t the […]
What is learning, really? At the heart of it, do you approach learning something as truly consuming it, letting it ruminate and understanding it before applying what you know? Or do you simply memorize information that’s being fed to you and consider that “knowledge”? If it’s the latter, you may be using learning as an […]
The adage “out of sight is out of mind” is more fitting in relationships than is “absence makes the heart grow fonder”. Clichés as they both might be, long distance relationships are indeed no cakewalk and need far more effort and patience to maintain than a normal relationship where people live together or live in […]
You aren’t going to be an overnight success. Focus on what matters to you and take a methodical approach.
Comments View the discussion thread. Whenever I solicit questions from readers on my blog, one continuously pops up: “How did you learn to believe in yourself?” This is such a popular question and is central to becoming a top performer. After all, if you don’t believe in yourself, none of the tactics, techniques, frameworks and […]
View the discussion thread. In this emotional talk, Carrie Wilkerson encourages us to define success for ourselves and no one else. Related: 4 Definitions of Success That Will Never Fully Satisfy You It’s useless to try and chase another person’s vision, she says. Your point of achievement isn’t something that others can decide for you, […]
Have faith in yourself and your ability to figure out what works and what doesn’t. Here is a familiar scenario for all of us: You have an exciting goal in mind, you’ve done your homework, you think you’re amply prepared… and things just don’t work out. You’ve probably had times when you thought you were […]