Worry Less and Do More. What Can You Accomplish Today?

You only have so much time and energy to spend each day. Most of the negative thoughts you have each day are analogous to being upset over the weather. There’s simply nothing you can do about it. You’re only upsetting yourself needlessly.  The time you spend “doing” and “thinking” is all that you can manipulate.Continue reading “Worry Less and Do More. What Can You Accomplish Today?”

16 Ways to Fit More Fun into Your Day

Playtime isn’t just for children. Having fun is essential to your health and well-being at any age. When you’re enjoying yourself, you’re also reducing stress, increasing your energy levels, building stronger relationships, and promoting learning. Be proud of your decision to goof off on a regular basis. Take a look at these ideas to helpContinue reading “16 Ways to Fit More Fun into Your Day”

Do You Know These 9 Tips for Weathering Hard Times?

Life isn’t always easy. When times are challenging it can be tough to see the bright side. Life is harder to enjoy and appreciate when everything feels like it’s going wrong. But you’ve weathered hard times before, and you’ll successfully do it again. While nothing can make a hard situation easy, there are things youContinue reading “Do You Know These 9 Tips for Weathering Hard Times?”

8 Ways to Motivate Yourself When You Just Want to be Lazy

There are going to be days you don’t feel like doing much of anything. The occasional lazy day is fine, but when they become a regular occurrence, something needs to change. Successful people do a good job of motivating or inspiring themselves to take action each day. Whether this is just luck of the drawContinue reading “8 Ways to Motivate Yourself When You Just Want to be Lazy”

Do you know the 7 Ways to Arrange Your Life to Support Your Goals?

If you have huge goals, working on them here and there whenever it’s convenient will delay ever reaching those goals. If you arrange your life in such a way that supports those goals, however, all aspects of your life will be working together – complementing each other – with the realization of your goals asContinue reading “Do you know the 7 Ways to Arrange Your Life to Support Your Goals?”

10 Things You Can Learn About Life from Chess

Chess, the game of kings. Fortunately, chess is available to everyone in a variety of formats. There are invaluable lessons that can be learned from the game of chess. Even if you’ve never played, you can still benefit from the wisdom provided by chess. Maybe you’ll even be inspired to take up the game. ReadContinue reading “10 Things You Can Learn About Life from Chess”

Leverage Your Past for Greater Success in Your Future

Life is easy if you get a little better each day at living it. Consider that, if you were to learn something each day that you could apply to tomorrow, your life would be much different. Your past is a goldmine of information about yourself and how life works. It would be a shame toContinue reading “Leverage Your Past for Greater Success in Your Future”

Do You Know These 10 Steps to Make Great Decisions?

Your life is largely defined by the quality of your decisions. There’s a big difference between choosing a career and spouse that’s right for you and choosing poorly. And, that’s only two decisions among the thousands you make each month. If you consistently choose one or the other, imagine the difference 20 years from now.Continue reading “Do You Know These 10 Steps to Make Great Decisions?”

Do you know these 8 signs that you’ll be successful?

Why are some people successful while others are not? How can you predict if you or someone else will be successful? Each goal requires different skills and actions, so it’s difficult to create a list of attributes that covers every type of goal. Completing a marathon requires a different set of steps than writing aContinue reading “Do you know these 8 signs that you’ll be successful?”