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The Secret to Creating Habits That Lead to Success
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The Secret to Creating Habits That Lead to Success

A book that I am constantly re-reading and referencing is Tony Robbins Awaken The Giant Within. It’s like my personal development bible, and truly a life changer. I wanted to share a really interesting concept from the book and an activity that will help you to break some of your […]

Careful What You Wish For: Is Chasing Your Dreams a Bad Idea?
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Careful What You Wish For: Is Chasing Your Dreams a Bad Idea?

I’ve always insisted that one of my biggest regrets has been not studying English or Journalism so that I could have been a professional writer. I’ve kicked myself for going to a business school to pursue a bachelor of commerce so that I could make the big bucks instead of […]

When Jail Time Isn’t an Option: How to Deal With Difficult People
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When Jail Time Isn’t an Option: How to Deal With Difficult People

Sometimes I know that it can seem that there is just a lack of common sense in a majority of the population, or that some people have the emotional intelligence of a rock. Although it’s easy to get caught up in other people’s negative energy, it’s important to catch yourself […]

Stop Waiting For a Career Miracle: Creating Your Own Opportunities
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Stop Waiting For a Career Miracle: Creating Your Own Opportunities

I, like many of those in their late-20’s/early 30’s have been patiently waiting for my “passion” to just to one day miraculously appear to me. I’ve been working hard doing things that aren’t necessarily my passion with the hopes that one day, someone would just show up and say — […]

Who Do You Want to Be? How to Shape Your Future Starting Today
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Who Do You Want to Be? How to Shape Your Future Starting Today

I just read a great article in Psychology Today titled Reinvent Yourself, and it brought up some really interesting points on how to shape your future by focusing more on your future self. As you’ve read in past posts, I am currently (still) working on my own reinvention, and it’s […]

Want to be More Influential? Work on Being a Better Listener.
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Want to be More Influential? Work on Being a Better Listener.

I’m one of those people who doesn’t like talking on the phone. The only people who can get me on the phone is my dad and grandmother, and that’s because they don’t know how to send text messages. The problem with our current nonverbally-communicating culture is that many of us […]

What The Hell Am I Doing With My Life? Finding The Joy in Scary Transitions
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What The Hell Am I Doing With My Life? Finding The Joy in Scary Transitions

I am writing this post after a long ass day of real estate school. For those of you who follow the blog, you may be thinking, “wait a minute, I thought you were training to pursue your passion of becoming a life coach?” Yes, after expensive seminars and classes to […]