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Articles Week Ending 19 October 2013 (Eastern Time):
21 Awesome Things to Say to Yourself: http://www.linkedin.com/today/post/article/20131009143428-20017018-21-awesome-things-to-say-to-yourself
6 Simple Steps to Eliminate Excuses: http://www.lifehack.org/articles/communication/6-simple-steps-eliminate-excuses.html#!
How to Fail Your Way to Success: http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424052702304626104579121813075903866.html
Ready to Give Up? What Successful People Know About Persistence: http://millennialceo.com/leadership/ready-give-successful-people-persistence
What Goes Into Picking a Small Business Name? http://www.usatoday.com/story/money/business/2013/10/14/smart-small-business-name/2972431
Be Happier: 10 Things to Stop Doing Right Now: http://www.inc.com/jeff-haden/how-to-be-happier-work-10-things-stop-doing.html
10 Life Lessons You Should Unlearn: http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2013/10/14/life-lessons-to-unlearn-martha-beck-advice_n_4058438.html
3 Steps to Discover Your Dream and Pursue It: http://www.lifehack.org/articles/communication/3-steps-discover-your-dream-and-pursue.html
Society’s Muddied Definition of Success Has Left Me Confused: http://sabotagetimes.com/life/societys-muddied-definition-of-success-has-left-me-confused
Lessons from a Donkey: Please All and You Will Please None: http://networkingstar.com/star-voices/jeffery-boyle/lessons-from-a-donkey-please-all-and-you-will-please-none/
Quotations, Images, etc. Week Ending 19 October 2013:
Quiet minds cannot be perplexed or frightened, but go on in fortune or misfortune at their own private pace, like a clock during a thunderstorm. – Robert Louis Stevenson
Music in the soul can be heard by the universe. – Lao Tzu
Today notice those choices that are automatic, born out of fear, not supportive of your true and authentic self, that undermine who you really are and want to be in your life. Pause and find the power within to choose with love and integrity what serves who you really are. – Sonia Choquette
There is only one way to happiness and that is to cease worrying about things which are beyond the power of our will. – Epictetus
Goals Happen Here Articles & Videos Week Ending 19 October 2013:
It’s helpful to take a moment to be grateful for what you appreciate about your life. You get more of what you think about, so certainly thinking about what you already enjoy is a great first step in creating the life you want.
Read more here.
You have a lot of things you’re going to do next week, but what’s the most important — the biggest — of them all? Is it something with your business/job? A personal goal — maybe you’re going to run a 5k for the first time?
Read more here.