Self Development Blog

There is power in repetition. It’s why I keep re-emphasizing points. Especially key points that must be firmly understood and engraved in the minds of any determined to realize their goals. Continue reading

I have talked about this before, but I think it’s worth reinforcing. Mistakes, failures and obstacles are things you cannot avoid when you decide to pursue goals. You shouldn’t expect yourself to go through a pursuit “cleanly” or unscathed. Continue reading

The success we desire to have from what we do is 100% our responsibility. It is wrong to think that we delegate that anyone else. As long as we initiated the desire to achieve it, we are the only ones that can be most invested in working to attain it. Continue reading

Nothing about pursuing anything important is easy. There are so many kinds of challenges that come with deciding to do that. Among the more significant challenges, is the issue of people not supporting your decision to pursue that goal you feel is most important to you. 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

If there is one sure way you can make this year (or any year) much different from the last, it’s by reading and apply what you read. Knowledge is potential power. If you want to excel in business or develop an important skill that will make you stand out, then you will have no other option but to learn. Of course it’s obvious. The question is whether you are willing to do it or not. Let’s make this year end on a different note! Continue reading

It’s that time of the year again, where we have to set new goals and promises to change our lives for the better. I have a few suggestions that might help you set yourself up for success. I believe they will help you develop the momentum you will need to attain your most important goals. Continue reading

You can make pursuing success in any field a lot less difficult if you learn about how others managed to attain success before you. This will arm you with the knowledge and wisdom required to navigate the difficult challenges that you will surely encounter. This is so important and can mean the difference between persevering or quitting on what matters most to you. Continue reading

Perfection is impossible to attain and can often become a distraction. Focusing on doing things perfectly the first time or all the time, can prevent us from making steady progress towards what matters most. We need to realize that the goal when it comes to self-development, is to be better than we were yesterday. A little change at a time in the positive direction is what we should aim for. Continue reading

We already know that pursuing goals is easy. Many know that from experience. We spend months and even years trying to build better lives for ourselves going through obstacle after obstacle. And depending on the nature of the obstacles, we might come across a challenge so great, that we feel like we have no other choice… but to quit. Continue reading

In this podcast episode, I take a few listener questions from 5 people. Questions on self development and the self-development podcast. A massive thank you for those that submitted questions. Continue reading

In this episode I talk about how we overlook a fundamental truth of how progress and ultimately success is attained. Figuring out whether we moving towards our goals or not can be as simple as measuring the actions we take on a daily basis. We cannot measure thoughts or words in the same way. We must never forget just how important it is that we spend more of our time making progress and less of it making excuses. Continue reading