Give This Some Thought

Give This Some Thought Instant gratification may offer momentary pleasure. But it will certainly have consequences…

How to Hold Yourself Accountable

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Think Before You Act

We’re all human. That explains why we sometimes think in the short term, crave instant gratification,…

Inner Peace — Be Cool, Calm, and Collected

Inner Peace — Be Cool, Calm, and Collected Some folks are wealthy, but their relationships are…

Knowing Isn’t Doing

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Do You Crave Acceptance?

How far would you go to win acceptance? Would you lower your standards, mimic inappropriate behavior,…

10 Hallmarks of an Honorable Person

10 Hallmarks of an Honorable Person Some people feel that honor and integrity are important. Others…

15 Simple Ways to Destroy Your Career

Did you ever do something stupid and come to regret it? Acting, without thinking, can destroy…

The Path to a Meaningful Life

Everyone is searching for meaning in life, but few people know how to find it. The…

How You Handle Success Says a Lot About You

Some folks achieve success…and then change overnight. It’s as though one moment you know the person,…

Are You Trying Too Hard to Look Good?

Everyone wants to win the praise and admiration of others. It’s only natural. That includes securing…

Do You Know Your Blind Spots?

Do You Know Your Blind Spots? How can you address weaknesses if you’re blind to your…

Compliments Are Not Always Helpful

People like compliments. I get it. But what if you send the message that you only…

What Works Better — Obedience or Commitment?

It’s an age-old question: How do you motivate people to do what’s right? For instance, you…

Put on Your Big-Boy Pants and Deal with It

Everyone’s asked to do things they disdain. It may be attending a function with folks you…

10 Reasons Why People Ignore Their Conscience

10 Reasons Why People Ignore Their Conscience You have one life to live. And YOU get…

20 Choices That Will Determine Your Destiny

Everyone is born with the potential for greatness. What happens next is up to you. You…

45 Clever Ways to Exceed Expectations

If you want to knock someone’s socks off, your actions must exceed expectations rather than just…

Why Is Everything An Emergency?

Do you ever wake up thinking your day will turn out one way, and it ends…

Perseverance: The Secret to Success

One drop of water doesn’t seem like much until you consider that a droplet of water,…

Life Is Short. Why Spend It on Stupid Stuff?

Some folks are obsessed with how they’re viewed, whether they’ll be accepted, and how they compare…

Problems Are Best Addressed Before They Arise

I find it interesting when you call your cable provider to cancel your service and they…

Why Happiness Is a Choice

How are you feeling? This post discusses something that far too many people are suffering from…

Critical Lessons That They Fail to Teach You in School

Most people learn life’s most valuable lessons too late in life. Here are 31 lessons that…

Go Ahead … Pat Yourself on the Back

Go Ahead … Pat Yourself on the Back If you’re oblivious to the wonderful things that…