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The Surprising Skill Successful People Have In Common (And How To Cultivate It)

While I was finishing my education back in the Pleistocene era, I got a job teaching at an international management school. I was happy, but also terrified: My 90-plus students … Continue reading

July 31, 2014 · Leave a comment

10 Reasons Why You Shouldn’t Give Up

REASON 1: You have already started. There is no need in stopping half way. I am sure stopping half way would not bring back all the time you have invested … Continue reading

July 27, 2014 · Leave a comment

How to Discover What You’re Passionate About

A common theme in most writing on goal setting is the need to follow your passions.  Do the things that make you want to get up early in the morning.  … Continue reading

July 27, 2014 · Leave a comment

The Zen of Folding Laundry

I hate folding laundry. So, when I recently had to fold some laundry, I was feeling impatient and irritated. The laundry wasn’t going to fold itself, and I was running … Continue reading

June 16, 2014 · Leave a comment

Live Your Life With a Purpose

Have you noticed the confusion, which seems to pervade in our world today? People seem to be going in all different directions. Many have no aspirations to pursue. There’s no … Continue reading

May 28, 2014 · Leave a comment

Invest in Yourself

Are you busy looking for success everywhere except the one place you can truly find it? Does life seem like a futile chasing after the rainbow? One possible reason for … Continue reading

May 14, 2014 · Leave a comment

The Bumblebee

According to scientists, the bumblebee’s body is too heavy and its wing span too small. Aerodynamically, the bumblebee cannot fly. But the bumblebee doesn’t know that and it keeps flying. … Continue reading

May 9, 2014 · Leave a comment


If you ask most people what is their one major objective in life, they would probably give you a vague answer, such as, “I want to be successful, be happy, … Continue reading

May 9, 2014 · Leave a comment

5 Things to Remain Positive About When All Hope is Gone

I noticed recently that Henrik had advertised he was looking for guest posters so I decided to contact him to see if the offer was still open. He told me … Continue reading

May 5, 2014 · Leave a comment

Never Assume Anything

Never assume anything – introduction Are you sure that the way you perceive things is the way they really are? Are you willing to challenge the norm in order to … Continue reading

April 26, 2014 · Leave a comment