Giving up on your goals could be the best thing you ever do. Quitting can be smart and life giving – especially if your goals unrealistic, unachievable, or life-draining. If they’re causing insomnia, stomachaches, headaches or other physical or emotional symptoms of stress, you may… Read More »How Do You Know If It’s Time to Quit?
What was the most surprising thing about Malcolm Gladwell’s research on achieving goals and succeeding in life? “What surprised me most were the ordinary methods successful people use to achieve all they achieve,” writes Malcolm Gladwell in Outliers: The Story of Success. If your goals are… Read More »10 Tips for Achieving Goals in Life – Malcolm Gladwell
It’s a problem most college students face: you have to study for the exam or prepare for the test, but you’re stressed and distracted. These tips on how to study when you can’t focus will help you learn what you need to know. The first… Read More »How Do You Study When You Can’t Focus?
You love him, but your boyfriend has no goals, ambitions or even motivation for the future. You have your own career and life goals, but you’re wondering if your boyfriend’s lack of ambition and motivation might drag you down. His perspective is bound to affect… Read More »If Your Boyfriend Isn’t Motivated, Will He Drag You Down?
If you’re a foster kid – or even a foster parent – my tips for dealing with feelings of helplessness, shame, and loneliness will help you cope. It’s hard to be in foster care, even when your foster homes are supportive, your foster parents kind, and the system good to you.
Should you move to Africa? I vote yes! I lived in Nairobi, Kenya for 3 years – and I don’t regret a minute of it. Here are 7 mistakes to avoid when you’re moving to Africa, 3 tips from expats living overseas, and a list of things to take to the African continent.
You’ll find business success faster and more interesting if you learn how to find a mentor at work. Scaling upwards is easier when you have a hand up – and when you help your mentor succeed at work, too. These tips for finding and starting… Read More »7 Tips for Finding a Mentor to Help You Succeed at Work
These five tips on how to deal with anxiety will calm your spirit. Performance anxiety is a common problem for musicians; not only does it prevent us from playing our best on stage, it robs us from the joy of performing music. And yes, we… Read More »How to Deal With Performance Anxiety and Play Your Best