Motivation Tips

Different Types of Goals – Self-Improvement Vs. Performance Goals 12

The best way to achieve your goals is to know the different types of goals you can set and work towards. It’s not enough to just “have goals.” Here, I describe the difference between self-improvement (mastery) goals versus performance goals. Luckily, it’s more interesting and easier than it sounds. This research describes different types of goals – and how your […]

How to Telecommute – 5 Tips for Working From Home 3

If you know how to telecommute successfully, you’ll save time, money, and energy. You’ll get more done in less time – and you may even be happier and healthier! But not everyone agrees that telecommuting is valuable. “When employers analyze their bottom line, they find that teleworking seldom provides value,” writes Howard Levitt in “Telecommuting – Why It Will Never […]

4 Types of Goals You Should Set for Your Life 4

Knowing what goals you should set for your life is the first step to achieving them – and being happy! Here are four types of life goals, plus a few goal setting tips. “One half of knowing what you want is knowing what you must give up before you get it.” ~ Sidney Howard. Goals require sacrifice and self-discipline – but that’s not […]

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How to Cope When You Feel Too Stressed to Study 2

Stress will ruin your ability to learn, which will ruin your grades. Here are 6 ways to cope when you feel too stressed to study. These stress management tips are about better time management, because stress is caused by feeling out of control. The more in control you feel – especially if you need to learn how to study when you can’t focus – the […]

10 Ways to Get Luckier in Life and Love 2

Hard work will help you achieve your life goals, and a little luck can’t hurt! These ways to be luckier at work and in your love life will help you learn how to be lucky… because good luck is a skill that can be developed. Before the tips, a quip: “Luck? I don’t know anything about luck. I’ve never banked on it, […]

8 Tips for Getting a Great Performance Review at Work 3

Getting a performance review to be proud of is more complicated than showing up on time, These tips for getting a great performance review at work may be your ticket to a promotion or raise… Before the career tips, a quip: “Don’t worry about people stealing your ideas.  If your ideas are any good, you’ll have to ram them down […]

9 Steps to Achieving Your Dreams and Moving Forward in Life 2

Remember the dreams you had when you were a kid? These tips for moving forward in life and achieving your dreams will revive those dusty old goals. To make your dreams come true, you gotta give something up – whether that’s time, energy, recreation, sleep, or socializing with friends. If you need a unique way to get motivated to achieve […]