Category Archives: Motivation

Act Your Way Into Feeling Good

John C. Maxwell, in Failing Forward makes the following comment: “Don’t wait until you feel positive to move forward. Act your way into feeling good. That’s the only way to start thinking more positively about yourself.” I can vouch for … Continue reading

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The Be Do Are Paradox

A lot of us try to Have by Doing the activities we identify as needing to be done to get the goal. Isn’t it a logical to start at A and progress through B, then C then D etc to … Continue reading

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A Great Bookend to My Last Post

In my last post I talked about Every Child should be taught to expect Success.And how labels are applied to some of us as we are growing up. This interview points out the challenges that we have created for our … Continue reading

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Every Child Should Be Taught to Expect Success

Orison Swett Marden wrote “Every child should be taught to expect success, and to believe that he was born to achieve, as the acorn is destined to become an oak.” He then went on to say: ” It is cruel … Continue reading

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Personal Change Is an Inside Job

Personal change is an inside job. Yep, it all starts from inside the brain/mind! A number of years ago I read about a group of people who were moved out of a slum into a brand new apartment block. Their … Continue reading

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Choose Better Words To Talk To Yourself With

In a previous post I talked about how the sub-conscious is always listening to what we say to ourselves (and to others). Words have power!! We use different words in the different environments we live in each day. The environment … Continue reading

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You hold your future in your hands today!

If you knew that you held your future in your hands, right now, today, what would you do differently? What would you change in your life? Well, stop for a moment and think about what I’ve just asked. You do … Continue reading

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Create new Supportive Habits

Many of us have mental habits that are negative and unsupportive in helping us to achieve in life. How do you develop new supportive habits? Use self-hypnosis to help develop new mental habits to replace those that are negative or … Continue reading

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Staying on My Standup Paddle Board – Other Peoples Paradigms

I was talking to my bother the other month, telling him that I’d taken up paddle boarding. In our conversation I mentioned that I’d not spent much time falling off. In fact that I’d stayed on my board for that … Continue reading

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Shush! Your Subconscious is Listening To Your Self-Talk

That’s right – your sub-conscious is listening to your self talk. Or to put it another way, what you say to yourself. We all talk to ourselves. It may be that little voice in our heads that says either we … Continue reading

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