Are you an upside down turtle?

If you’re not consciously making choices about your life direction. Then your not using the most powerful tool you have as a human being. If I had to come up with a slogan for humans it would say… “choices. get unstuck”

Creative Problem Solving for the Everyday Guy

“The measure of success is not whether you have a tough problem to deal with, but whether it is the same problem you had last year.” John Foster Dulles

Of course, the adult world is far more complicated. Variables make problem solving more difficult. But while it’s not easy to find solutions, too many lose that child-like quality to use maximum creativity for solving problems. Continue reading “Creative Problem Solving for the Everyday Guy”

Setting Goals – Think Small for Big Results

“Setting goals is the first step in turning the invisible into the visible.” Tony Robbins

Just about everyone knows how important it is to set goals.  Without a clear goal in mind it can be all but impossible to achieve what we want in our work and our personal lives.  Even though goals are so important, however, many of us never get around to setting them or achieving them. Continue reading “Setting Goals – Think Small for Big Results”

5 Fundamentals of a Successful Life

“Action is the foundational key to all success.” Pablo Picasso

It’s safe to assume that most people want to be happier in their personal lives and reach a higher level of success in their professional careers. Given that volumes of literature have been produced on how to be successful, what does it really take to experience success in life?  Here are a few key factors that repeatedly appear in the most popular personal development literature. Continue reading “5 Fundamentals of a Successful Life”

8 Ways to Let Happiness Into Your Life

“Happiness is not something you postpone for the future; it is something you design for the present.” Jim Rohn

No one and nothing can make us happy. However, there are ways to achieve happiness without resorting to taking prescription drugs, going on extravagant vacations or getting into a relationship. In the end, happiness is a mindset more than a physical reality; in other words, if you will yourself to be happy, life itself will start bringing you happiness. How do you get into the mindset of being happy? Here are eight ways: Continue reading “8 Ways to Let Happiness Into Your Life”

Why Defining Your Identity Is Crucial to Your Personal Growth

“Human identity is the most fragile thing that we have, and it’s often only found in moments of truth.” Alan Rudolph

Your identity is what defines your reality. Think about that for a moment. It defines the realms of your possibility, and defines the boundaries for the things you are permitted to do. The first step towards becoming a new man is to give yourself a new definition of who you are. Only then can you have this definition become a part of your reality, align it with your nature and have it become consistent with your identity. Continue reading “Why Defining Your Identity Is Crucial to Your Personal Growth”

Never Give Up

“Never, never, never give up.” Winston Churchill

Have you ever been so fed up with someone or something that you felt like giving up? Life generally isn’t easy. Thus most people will one day find themselves faced with a situation that feels too difficult to overcome. If you are currently in a position that makes you feel like quitting, then this article is for you. Continue reading “Never Give Up”