End the Grief and Get Relief from Your Limiting Belief

An aquarium tank was divided in half by placing a see-through, glass partition in the middle. One side of the tank housed a school of small fish, the other, a single, hungry piranha. After countless attempts by the piranha to attack and eat the fish on the other side of the partition, it eventually learned that all attempts were futile. …

Eliminate Oversight with Hindsight, Foresight, and Insight

Don’t Overlook Oversight If we have a sudden lapse of attention while we’re engaged in an activity, we’re apt to make an oversight. An oversight is a mistake we make when we’re not paying full attention. Just because it’s an innocent mistake doesn’t mean there aren’t serious consequences. An oversight by an airplane pilot, for example, can lead to a …

A Call for Practical Curriculum in Higher Education

The various hierarchal levels in a corporate business, business mergers, countless statistical formulas for probability, and of course accounting are a few of the topics covered while working on my bachelors in Business Management. Important material you might suggest. Good to know, possibly. My response to that is, “I want a refund”.  What my college overlooked in their curriculum was …

Characteristics of Great People

If You Wish to Do Great Things, Begin by Doing Small Things Greatly Is your life full? If so, full of what? Anxiety, fear, and worry? If that’s the case, your life may be full, but it’s not fulfilled. A life full of negativity is an empty life. Empty of peace, joy, and excitement. It’s like a vacuum waiting to …

Prerequisites For Success

You’ve reached this stage in life looking for more success. You’re not satisfied with yourself and you want change. Maybe your dream didn’t come true. You didn’t choose the events in your life. You had no choice but to accept whatever happened to you. But now it is time to start building a new life. What do you need to …

Sam Sits in on a Success Seminar

1. We Get What We Want Sam walked into the coffee shop, ordered coffee, and looked around. He saw his buddy, Zak, waiting for him at the usual place. You see, it was Thursday, 7 pm, and Sam and Zak meet each week at the same time and place. They get together to catch up on what is going on …

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Causes and Cures for Lack of Willpower and Self-Discipline

The bedrock for success in all areas of life is the combined force of willpower and self-discipline. Yet, when was the last time you monitored your willpower and self-discipline? Are they wavering, waning, or growing? Do you ever find you lack willpower and discipline just when you need it? If so, why does that happen and how can you restore …

How to become prosperous

To be prosperous is to flourish and thrive, which is the very nature of life. So, to strive after money, wealth, and prosperity is perfectly natural. But so is eating. We must eat if we wish to live and remain healthy. Yet, ironically, eating can also destroy our health and kill us if we overdo it, so balance is clearly …

The Formula for Failure and Success

by Jim Rohn (Excepted from the book The Five Major Pieces to the Life Puzzle by Jim Rohn) Failure is not a single, cataclysmic event. We do not fail overnight. Failure is the inevitable result of an accumulation of poor thinking and poor choices. To put it more simply, failure is nothing more than a few errors in judgment repeated …

Success is Easy, but so is Neglect

by Jim Rohn People often ask me how I became successful in that six- year period of time while many of the people I knew did not. The answer is simple: The things I found to be easy to do, they found to be easy not to do. I found it easy to set the goals that could change my …