How to avoid a mediocre life


"Knowing is not enough; we must apply. Willing is not enough; we must do." Bruce Lee A couple of questions for you… How many of the things that you told yourself at the beginning of the year that you were going to do, have you followed through with so far? How long will you wait until something you "should" do becomes something you "must" do? What is really stopping you? In this video, I talk about the importance of taking action. You see… Knowledge is only potential power. The real, true power ...
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20 life lessons I wish I knew 10 years ago

While it's natural to look back on our lives and think "I wish I'd known that sooner," it's important to reflect on the choices we make as a tool for learning rather than with a deep sense of regret for any opportunities we missed. Facing our own challenges and making our own mistakes form a natural and necessary part of our personal growth. Nevertheless, the insights we gain from other people's experiences—and those we share with others from our own experiences—can also serve as ...
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The biggest lessons that 2017 taught me

Around this time of the year, one of my favourite activities is reflecting back on what some of my biggest lessons in life, business and success have been for the year-to-date. So what have been some of the biggest lessons that 2017 has taught me? Here are a few highlights from what was a pretty long list… ​ Regular self-evaluation is important in awakening our self-awareness as being unaware is like thinking tomorrow will be totally different while inwardly you remain the same. Meditation offer...
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The 7 reasons we fail

We all fail sometimes and recognizing that failure is something that happens, not who you are, is the key to accepting failure as an opportunity for learning and growth. Failure is a matter of perspective. While some people see it as a stepping-stone to success, others consider it a stumbling block. The important thing is to identify the reason you failed and how to fix it and to help you do this, Harvey Mackay shares here the most common failure-causing problems and their solutions. [ Read the ...
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8 business lessons from one of the world’s most requested motivational speakers

Lisa Nichols is an awarded media personality, life coach, best-selling author of six books, one of the world’s most requested motivational speakers and corporate CEO of a business that has served more than 30 million people. From a struggling single mom on public assistance to a successful entrepreneur, Lisa has inspired millions of people worldwide to discover their untapped talented and potential. She’s the founder and CEO of Motivating the Masses, Inc , a personal and business development tra...
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7 life tips from a female combat pilot

“Life is the greatest adventure of all,” says Vernice Armour, and to get the best out of our lives we all “need to break through our obstacles and overcome the challenges to be our best selves.” Armour, America’s first African American female combat pilot and a leadership speaker and consultant, shares here her top inspirational tips to help you take advantage of every opportunity, “seize every second and find your happiness.” [ Read the full article on inspiyr.com ]
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Where you come from doesn’t determine where you go

Like everybody knows by now, persistence is the foundation of the entrepreneurial mindset. You need to give all your blood, sweat and tears to bring your idea to life and make it profitable enough to get by. Like other infamous entrepreneurs before him, Josiah Cantrall used all his courage and willpower to shape the odds in his favor despite having a modest background. The second oldest of 14 children, he grew up milking cows and shoveling manure in Farmington, Wisconsin, a place he describes as...
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3 life lessons that will make you a better leader

It is important see the events in your life as lessons, says entrepreneur, author and speaker Rhett Power. Every success and every failure has its purpose, whether you can see it immediately or not, and the key is being willing and able to recognize the lessons even if you only learn them long after the event itself. In this article he shares three of the most valuable lessons he has learned. [ Read the full article on cnbc.com ]
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To succeed under pressure, focus on the experience

Legendary American College basketball coach John Wooden not only led UCLA to record wins on the court, he also shared his values and life lessons to inspire players to achieve greatness off the court. His philosophies are as relevant to business and personal growth as they are to sport, and they continue to inspire people to achieve their full potential. This article shares some of Coach Wooden’s teachings about achieving success. [ Read the full article on success.com ]
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