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Steve Jobs – Motivational Video

Steve Jobs – Motivational Video

  Steve Jobs – Motivational Video This is for all of you who are feeling demotivated Mandy X  

12 characteristics of self motivated people

12 characteristics of self motivated people

  12 characteristics of self motivated people What gets a person up in the morning, raring to go and eager to get stuck in with their goals and tasks? We are motivated by different things and the key to being motivated is to find your […]

Overcome Mental Inertia

Overcome Mental Inertia

How do we overcome mental inertia? People by nature are fearful of loss, whether that is financial, emotional or related to status or power. We are obsessed with accumulating safety, security and certainty. What we often ignore though is the fact that life is inherently […]

Stop Doing, Start Being

Stop Doing, Start Being

I have come across many people in life who measure their self worth by how busy they are and by how much they have achieved. There seems to be an explicit link between tasks, action and personal value. If we are not doing something (even […]

What is it that drives us?

What is it that drives us?

    Do you ever wonder what it is that motivates people? Some would say love and others would say money is behind our driving force in life. I don’t believe that it is love or money, the issue goes deeper than this. Our underlying […]

Insufficient Self Discipline – What To Do About It

Insufficient Self Discipline – What To Do About It

  Insufficient Self Control/Self Discipline Do you lack self discipline? Is there a pervasive difficulty in exercising sufficient self-control and frustration tolerance to achieve your personal goals, or to restrain the excessive expression of your emotions and impulses?  In its milder form,  people with insufficient […]

Your Many Different Sides…your strength within

Your Many Different Sides…your strength within

Our personalities are dynamic. By this I mean that they are constantly changing. The more open minded we are, the more willing we are to take on new ideas and incorporate these new concepts into the way we see the world. No one is completely […]

Self-Actualization

Self-Actualization

  What does it mean to be self-actualized? According to Abraham Maslow, who was instrumental in developing the theory of self-actualization, self-actualization is a continuous process of realizing our own unique potential. The theory proposes the famous hierarchy of needs to show that self-actualization sits at the […]