Are You a Master – An Individual?

“He who conquers himself is the mightiest warrior” – Confucius   “Some people never become who they are; they stop trusting in themselves; they conform to the tastes of others, and they end up wearing a mask that hides their true nature.  If you allow yourself to learn who you really are by paying attention…

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Purpose Purpose Purpose

  Is this you?  Taken for a ride by family, co-workers, yet unable to get off or to save yourself?  And then when you do, you get right back up there with the same people, expecting different results? Yeah, you know what they call that! One of the buzzwords of the day is “Purpose”.  Everyone…

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Where Do You Find Yourself?

  Do you seek validation from others?  Maybe you seek validation from a boss, a spouse, a parent.  Some seek validation from an accomplishment, doing a good job, being at the top of the class, getting a promotion.  It’s possible that you identify yourself by the role you play – Computer Engineer, Father, Wife, Daughter,…

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Five Additional Steps to Improve Your Mindset Toward Success

      Yesterday I gave you 5 Steps to Improve Your Mindset Toward Success.  To continue, here are five additional steps that will help you. #6.  Optimize Your Environment – Many people are unaware of how their environment helps or hurts them in their journey toward success.  What do I mean by environment?  Environment…

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5 Steps to Improve Your Mindset Toward Success

  I bet you hear about Success every day – how to have more, how to be better at getting it, how to get rich quickly, and on and on.  I have been studying people for the last 40 years.  I have an undergraduate degree in Sociology/HR and used that information to help people in the…

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Job Burnout?

      Are you experiencing Job Burnout?  Why do you work the same as everyone else but they seem to go merrily along and you are feeling like you liked to scratch someone’s eyes out? Why do you go home everyday feeling like the world is coming to an end if you don’t get…

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Why Are You Doing the Work You Are Doing?

      Are you happy with the work you are doing? About 65% of Americans are not. Do you dream of changing jobs but it never seems to happen.  Do you tell yourself that banging your head against a concrete wall will help things?     Does the promise of career advancement more money…

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STOP Digging Your Hole Deeper!

If You’re Unhappy in Your Job, What 3 Things Are You Doing That Dig Your Hole Deeper? Work Harder – You take on more assignments either to make yourself numb, dead tired or oblivious to what’s going on around you.  NEWSFLASH – No one ever got ahead by taking on more work. Commiserate with Co-Workers…

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Top 3 Reasons You May Leave Your Job

      People leave jobs every day.  Some do it voluntarily, if they are lucky, and some involuntarily. Imagine right now that you are saying to your boss “I quit!”  Do you already have your resignation letter typed out?  How does that make you feel?  Are you elated?  Are you packing your office plant?…

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Commitment and You

Commitment What are you committed to? Maybe you are committed to a spouse, kids, a pet, or work. Don Miguel Ruiz wrote in his book, The Four Agreements, that the number one agreement you can make with yourself to do your best in life is to: “Speak with integrity. Say only what you mean. Avoid…

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