Tag: ambition

Planning For The Future: It’s Time To Get It Done

Planning For The Future: It’s Time To Get It Done

“What do you want in life?”   It’s one of the most difficult questions for anyone to answer, and yet we don’t get a lot of time to answer it. Life is not a guarantee; time is not a guarantee. We don’t get to choose…

The difference between goals and values

The difference between goals and values

The difference between goals and values is vast. Values add meaning and direction to your life. You can’t achieve a value as you can with a goal but you can live a life in accordance with your values. Goals should be set according to your…

What are you doing with your life?

What are you doing with your life?

Have you ever thought about the quality of your life and what you are doing with your life? I don’t mean a fleeting thought but rather a serious assessment of where your life is at right now? Life gets so busy that we end up…

Failure to launch and how to help young adults thrive

Failure to launch and how to help young adults thrive

The emotional burden for parents of these “failure to launch” young adults – and for the young adults themselves — is incalculable: lost dreams, increased discord in the family, fears for the child’s future safety and security. The financial costs– multiple college failures, increased mental…

Tips for Students: How to Choose the Right Career

Tips for Students: How to Choose the Right Career

  Choosing a Career is a Monumental Task One of the most difficult tasks for a person is choosing the right career. Yet, defining the direction of a career can help one to get a job. Choosing work or a career involves deciding what to…

Goal setting – 9 questions to ask yourself

Goal setting – 9 questions to ask yourself

Goal setting – 9 questions to ask yourself 1) If you knew you couldn’t fail, what would your life look like? What are you doing? Where are you? Close your eyes and visualise where you want to be. You have to name it before you can…

Tips on creating meaningful goals

Tips on creating meaningful goals

We all need to have short term and long term goals. They help us to keep an eye on our life direction, add structure and offer a sense of meaning and purpose to our existence. Creating meaningful goals in line with our values is essential…

Positive affirmations to live by

Positive affirmations to live by

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Think big

Think big

Think big It’s important to think big because you often get what you expect in life. This may not always work in terms of expecting fame and a ferrari and getting it but it definitely works in reverse. If you have low expectations, you will…

Tips for creating goals

Tips for creating goals

  Tips for creating goals   Small decisions can have a great impact that help you work towards your goal. Remember that your goals are your road maps and your direction to success in life. Without them, you can lose your way. Although you can…

Filling the void

Filling the void

  Filling the void   Sometimes life feels so empty, like something is missing but I’m not quite sure what. As if I am missing out on a big secret that everyone else knows about and I don’t. Of course, this isn’t really the case…

Why setting goals is a good thing

Why setting goals is a good thing

  Why setting goals is a good thing When you set goals and work towards them you place yourself in the minority of people that ‘do’ instead of just talking. Everyone wants to be successful and progress but many aren’t prepared to make the effort.…