Self Development

We all know that you cannot pursue any significant goal without encountering obstacles. In fact, many of those who manage to attain and maintain success, consider failure as being an essential part of the pursuit of success. That without understanding failure, one might never truly understand success. Continue reading

I’m not the same person I was 10 years ago. I’m sure you are not as well. In fact, try to think back to 10 years ago. Think to a time when things weren’t so easy for you. Maybe a time when talking to those older than you was bit hard. Or trying to score a date was nerve-racking. Or how hard that first job interview was. Continue reading

Our choices shape our future. Not knowledge, financial status, genetic make-up or intelligence. Just because one is intelligent, does not necessarily mean that one will lead a healthy life. Consciously making choices aligned with a healthy lifestyle lead to a … Continue reading

At least once, every single day, you are no different from the successful people you respect and admire. Continue reading

In our quest to achieve our goals, we stumble across an ocean of ideas, suggestions, tactics, principles about how people acquire success. And while some ideas actually help us make healthy progress towards those goals… other ideas slowly sabotage our efforts. Leaving us confused and wondering where we went wrong. Continue reading

Waiting is probably the most frustrating part of the pursuit. You spend months, maybe even years working on an idea, goal or your dream… but don’t see the results of your efforts. Continue reading

Many ambitious dreamers seem to be convinced that ONE is the magic number that will help them realize success and fulfillment in their lives. For instance, if you want to be a successful software company, all you need is ONE great app idea. Or that if you want to be come a successful manager/leader all you need is ONE opportunity to prove yourself. Continue reading

If we are to win at what we truly desire to achieve, then we must understand the important role we must play in making it happen. Not only that, but we must be ready to grow effectively in these roles or risk become our own obstacles to success. Continue reading

What would you do if you found out that you only had 3 and a half more months to live? Only 3 and a half. Would you still wake up early to go to work every day? Would you spend your weekends watching marathons of TV shows? Or would you spend every single day left complaining about how unfair your life has been? Continue reading

Times have changed. We live in a world that many in the past, could have never dreamed of. But this is both a good and troubling thing. I would like to talk about some of the things we have to day that we never had before… and how they affect our lives. Continue reading

Who is an achiever? A person that get’s things done. That’s it. Achievers live in only two very clear to understand states. The first is “before task started”. The second is “after task completed”. Those who are not achievers dwell in an intermediate state between the two. That state is called “excuses”. Continue reading

I’m completely convinced that success is a habit. Many believe that it’s something you arrive at after putting in significant effort in accomplishing a goal/dream. Actually, it’s the effort itself. Can you arrive at success without effort? Then the formula can be broken down to success equals effort. And what is effort? It is action, work or habit. Continue reading

The closing words from probably the greatest book I have ever read and probably will ever read. Think and Grow Rich by Napoleon Hill. Also part of a longer quote by Ralph Waldo Emerson. Continue reading

At first, I used to believe that motivation was a key factor in helping men and women succeed in their quest to achieve grand goals. But after careful research I realized that motivation isn’t really a major factor of success for many that have achieved greatness. Instead, the key to long lasting achievement and fulfillment lies in discipline. Continue reading

Deciding to pursue your ideal life is one thing. Beginning to pursue it, is something else entirely. It’s not going to be easy getting to the life of our dreams. But as long as we keep in mind that the rewards at the end always out-weigh the challenges in the beginning, we should keep our strive alive. Here are some steps I make myself practice and that could help you get closer to the life you want. Continue reading