Making a Living vs. Designing a Life

Making a Living vs. Designing a Life

Are you making a living or living a life that you designed? What’s the difference? Making a living is about survival. It’s making enough money to live an average life. It’s having a marriage that you can tolerate. It’s muddling by. Designing a life is about creation and choice. You consciously choose a life that’s tailored to your preferences. It …

Make a Good Impression Quickly and Easily

Make a Good Impression Quickly and Easily

Everyone judges you to some extent within the first few seconds of meeting you. It can take a considerable amount of time to overcome a bad first-impression. Save yourself the grief by presenting yourself in the best possible light up front. You’ll make more friends and influence more people that way. Always remember that people ultimately decide how much they …

Is Your Desire for Approval Hurting Your Marriage?

Is Your Desire for Approval Hurting Your Marriage?

Insecurity and the desire for approval can create lasting damage in a marriage. Are you allowing them to destroy your love and affect your partner? These deep-seated desires are difficult to eliminate, but you can achieve this. The desire for approval can create an unhealthy relationship. Codependence and other issues can appear, so it’s important for you to recognize them …

How to Move On From a Bad Decision

How to Move On From a Bad Decision

They say that the more mistakes you make, the more successful you become. That might be true, but you must deal with your bad decisions effectively before you can move forward. There’s a process to making the most of your poor decisions. If you can benefit from your good decisions and your poor decisions, life is easy! Unfortunately, our natural …

How to Achieve Huge Goals

How to Achieve Huge Goals

Achieving a huge goal is similar to achieving smaller goals. However, you must be much more diligent and aware of any negative thoughts associated with your goal. It’s easy to feel overwhelmed and lose all your momentum. Huge goals take more time and persistence. If you’re up for the challenge, there is no reason you can’t achieve a huge goal. …

Do You Allow Your Aversions to Control You

Do You Allow Your Aversions to Control You?

We don’t like to admit it, but most aversions drive most of our decisions. We spend more time trying to avoid certain things than we do trying to achieve things. Consider just a few examples that represent most people: * We’re more averse to exercise than we are driven to be fit and healthy. * We’re more averse to healthy …

Discover the Most Common Relationship Secrets

Discover the Most Common Relationship Secrets

Couples routinely keep secrets from each other despite the damage this does to their relationships. These secrets can range from innocent mistakes to more serious lies. Relationships secrets can vary, but there are some common trends among them. If you suspect your loved one isn’t being upfront about everything, one of these secrets might be the culprit: 1. Money secrets. …

Develop Daily Discipline and Reach Your Goals

Develop Daily Discipline and Reach Your Goals

The ability to control yourself might be the most important skill you can possess. You probably already know how to get in great shape, eat properly, find a better-paying job, and succeed in a lot of other ways. The problem is, you’re not doing those things. What you lack is enough discipline. Discipline allows you to use what you know. …

Creative Ways to Show Your Gratitude to Loved Ones

Creative Ways to Show Your Gratitude to Loved Ones

How do you show your gratitude to those you love in a unique way? Simply saying thank you is not enough. A spoken or written thank you note is not the only option. Show your loved ones how much you care in unique and unusual ways that will surprise them: 1. Create a social media post online. Instead of writing …

Could You Be Affected by Sick Building Syndrome

Could You Be Affected by Sick-Building Syndrome?

Do you feel sick while you’re at work, but the symptoms disappear as soon as you step outside or go home? You may be affected by sick-building syndrome. Sick-building syndrome is a serious condition that can hurt your health and cause permanent issues. If you suspect that your office or building may have it, then it’s crucial that you let …