Posts Tagged ‘success’

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8 Obstacles to Success

  1. Not Knowing What You Want: Your success is not my success, nor mine yours. The way you measure success needs to be based on what it is you want from your life. You cannot find success unless you know what it is you want. So, what do you…
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The Two Types of Hunger

There are two very different types of hunger. The first type is the hunger you feel when you want or need something now, like food, water, shelter, a new smart phone, an 85-inch television, or a Bugatti. This hunger is impetuous and feels urgent,…

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Be Your Own Tyrant

Tyranny: the word means a cruel and oppressive ruler. Liberty: defined as freedom from oppressive rule.

If you want liberty, you need to rule yourself like a tyrant. If you can’t govern your desires like a tyrant, then you will undoubtedly…

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The Value In Challenging Yourself

Sometimes things can get a little boring (or a lot boring, in some cases). You get stuck in a routine, even though you didn’t try to create or maintain that routine. You are doing the same things over and over, and what was once interesting no…

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My 2014 Balance Sheet

Another year ends, and it's time for an accounting.

Assets

I practiced patience, empathy, and compassion more often and more consistently. I massively improved my ability (and willingness) to listen. I spent more time with my family (but… Continue Reading

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