Author: Positive Advice

What is Personal Development

Personal Development is the process of improving oneself in one or more areas of your life, whether it’s skills, education, health or personal relationships.  Personal Development is a life adventure to to achieve...

Opinions of Others

Why do most of us put so much stock in the opinions of others?  I think if you really look at many of the decisions you make in your life, they are driven...

How Leaders Solve Problems

Are you a leader or a follower? When faced with a difficult problem, how do you react? How you face problems is one of the critical factors that helps determine how successful you...

14 Core Personal Development Concepts

1. Continuous Learning: Take responsibility for your own lifelong personal development, knowing that it’s the secret to success in all areas of life, and your most valuable asset.  Your knowledge and experience is...

Don’t be too positive!

Many self help trainers will teach you all sorts of ways to be more positive… affirmations, motivational techniques, how to avoid negative thinking, etc. While this is certainly something worth achieving, it’s a...

Parental Development

I believe being a good parent is one of the more challenging aspects of personal development one can face. Most of us are thrust into this role without any special training or knowledge...

Are You Adaptable?

What does is mean to be adaptable, and why is it important?  This is one of the skills I see holding many people back from achieving what they are capable of.  It manifests...

Know Yourself

Knowing yourself is a very important task that one has to undertake and the most challenging as well. When one knows who he is and clearly understands what he wants, then he has...

Making Use of Your Subconscious Mind

Success is characterized in various forms, also has many meanings depending on what one is seeking for in his life, relationship and career.  To athletes, success can mean obtaining that gold medal, to...