Articles tagged success

Six Ways To Facilitate Greater Personal Development


If you want to fulfill your potential and reach your goals, it is vital to spend time getting to know yourself better. Undertaking self-reflective and exploratory tasks can help you to discover your real needs and uncover aspects of your mindset that you want to change. Here are six unique and enjoyable ways to enhance self-knowledge and facilitate personal development. 1. Take A Critical Look At How You Spend Your Time One surprisingly powerful exercise involves contrasting your core values with how you actually live. On one side of a piece of paper, write down the ten things that you think are most important... Read more »

Seven Psychological Tricks That Will Boost Your Success


The Law of Attraction emphasizes using positive thinking, creative visualization and affirmations to help you get what you want. However, it certainly doesn't hurt to employ additional tactics that can enhance the chances of success. Here are ten particularly clever and effective psychological tricks that use subtext, body language and social norms to increase your likelihood of meeting your most important goals. 1. Connecting With Others When you are trying to make new friends or become more comfortable in a new work environment, a few common obstacles might make life difficult. Firstly, when you are dealing... Read more »

The 7 Traits Successful People Have in Common


While success can seem mysterious from the outside, there are certain key qualities found in the world's most accomplished individuals. Whether you strive to be an academic, an artist or the owner of a thriving business, working to cultivate and sustain these traits and skills can help you to achieve your dreams. 1) Resilience Fear of failure holds you back from success. By learning how to view failures as opportunities for self-improvement, you will cultivate a positive attitude that helps you persevere in the face of setbacks. Each time something doesn't go to plan, focus on preventing repeated errors.... Read more »

6 Ingredients For Effective Goal Setting


Setting clear goals illuminates your desires, boosts your motivation and encourages you to keep focusing on a positive future. Combine the following methods to maximize your chance of choosing and achieving goals that lead you to a better life. 1) Be Specific People who set specific goals are more likely to succeed. So instead of nebulously vowing to improve your health this year, set goals that define what 'healthy' involves. For example, you might decide to run three times a week, lose two stone, or keep your daily salt consumption within a particular limit. It is much easier to measure success and setbacks... Read more »

20 Quotes to Help You Never Feel Like a Failure Again

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Imagine if you never felt afraid of failing again? What dreams would you go for? What limitations and barriers would you smash through? In what ways would your life be any different to the way it is today? Failure is an inevitable part of life; if we didn’t stumble and fall from time to time, how would we ever have the opportunity to learn and grow as individuals? If you’re not prone to failing and are yet to fail at anything, then this isn’t something to celebrate. It simply means that you haven’t dreamed big enough yet. It means that you are yet to step outside of your comfort zone, to put... Read more »

Sick of Waiting? 4 Reasons Why You Can’t Manifest


You’re doing everything right…you couldn’t have made your intentions any clearer to the universe. You now consider yourself to be the poster boy/girl of positivity. So what’s gone wrong? When you feel you’ve put in all the work, and to no avail, it’s no wonder you’re left feeling discouraged. Here are the four most common reasons for when manifesting fails, to learn from, for greater manifesting success. 1) Stop Resisting Fear is the biggest form of resistance. When you’re still holding onto some form of fear, whether it’s a fear of not having enough money, of not being good enough or... Read more »

Do You Dare? An Anthem For The Brave…


Dear brave, wonderful and unique YOU… Do you dare to smile when others frown? To believe when others doubt and to love when others fear? Will you find the courage to step off of the beaten track? To create your own path and in doing so, lead the way for others too afraid to do the same? Can you break down all thoughts of limitations, to ensure you never settle for anything less than you’re absolutely worth? Will you push through all expectation, all fear of criticism, judgment and failure…to recognize that you are already enough, exactly as you are? Can you LOVE with everything you’ve got?... Read more »

How to Be Unhappy – An Unrecommended Guide


When you’re feeling unhappy or beat down by life, who or what is often to blame? Perhaps you blame the people you know; your family, your spouse or your boss at work? Maybe you look at your life and think ‘no wonder I’m so unhappy…what with my rubbish job/cramped apartment/the grey weather/my empty bank account etc. etc…’? Whilst it can be safely assumed that everybody wants to be happy, it seems that no one (myself included) is immune to the irresistible pull of wanting to find reasons for unhappiness. Not only do we look for reasons to be unhappy but we blame our unhappiness on everyone and... Read more »

If You’re Waiting For The Right Time, It’s Now


Do you have a dream? But until now, fear has prevented you from going for that dream? Most people know where it is that they want to go, but are too afraid to take the steps they need to get there. Fear has become the biggest dominating force behind all of their decision-making. However, it is important to remember that it doesn’t have to be this way. You don’t have to feel overwhelmed or afraid. You just need to use what you have now, focus only on what is in front of you and start now. You don’t have to have a degree, be working with the best team or have the perfect website in order to start... Read more »

Want to Be Happy? Give Up These 10 Things Right Now


Do you want to be happy? Of course you do! Happiness is the one common goal we all share. But frustratingly, when it comes to our happiness, we all come up against the same obstacles – the chief obstacle being ourselves. Whether we doubt our abilities, hold onto limiting beliefs or keep ourselves small out of fear; intentionally or unintentionally, we are all guilty of standing in the way of our happiness at some time or another. The good news is – there are countless ways in which we can get out of our own way! By learning to let go of certain limitations and by just embracing life, rather than... Read more »