Self Development Blog
Creating permanent change in your life is no easy task. It’s also not a “one-time” task either. In order to bring long-lasting positive change, you are going to be doing a set of tasks, on an ongoing basis. It’s similar to how top performing athletes don’t just quit working out after they have won 1 championship. Continuous and never ending improvement is a lifestyle choice critical for anyone seeking success. Continue reading
In this episode, I take a different direction. First, I share a bit of my world up to this point as far as the progress of the self-development blog/podcast is concerned. Then I dive into talking about pursuing a better life in an imperfect world. This is obviously something that a lot of us struggle with. But I think it’s important to make sense of what things actually mean and how we can navigate around it, to get to where we desire to be. Continue reading
When it comes to pursuing goals, limiting beliefs can be very destructive for the person trying to change their life for the better. Their very nature is to highlight what you think you cannot do or accomplish. For example, a popular limiting belief is thinking that you cannot learn a new technical skill if you did not acquire it in a school or learning institution. Continue reading
It is natural to want to avoid any type of experience that makes us feel uncomfortable. And the process of pursuing something bigger than you currently are is definitely going to make you feel very uncomfortable.
You are going to have to learn new things. Experience new types of hurt and end up in situations that will leave you feeling confused.
However, it is these very experiences we need to make progress towards that thing we are pursuing. You cannot better at what you don’t practice. To get become a better business owner, you must fully immerse yourself in the business experience. There is no avoiding this.
When I was thinking of doing this podcast, I thought about how many dreamers struggle with identifying who they are or who they would like to become. And it is an important struggle. If you want to change for the better, you must be prepared to abandon the current version of yourself that isn’t providing what you ultimately want. Continue reading
Persistence is super power. Capable of bringing positive change and even progress to the person that understands how it works. It is no doubt an essential ingredient in the process of pursuing goals. In this episode, I briefly look at why persistence is important and the two important benefits it brings those who apply it to their pursuit. Continue reading
To struggle is part of life. Especially for those who desire to change their current situations or pursue better lives. It is unavoidable. But it is important. Out of resistance comes the opportunity to develop strength. There is much we can accomplish through struggle if we understand why it is necessary to go through it. Continue reading
We live in a world full of distractions. As dreamers, if we are not careful, we might end up allowing those distractions to interfere with the pursuit of our goals. We should learn to not pay attention to what people are doing or saying when are supposed to be working on making progress towards our own goals. Continue reading
Pursuing what you are passionate about is something many of us are already familiar with. But we set ourselves up for success when we decide to become more passionate about what we are pursuing. The more time, energy and emotional investment we put into our work, the more work we can do and the greater the quality of work we produce… compared to those who do not make such investments. Continue reading