So many people spend their time and energy searching for inspiration in the wrong places or waiting for it to magically appear one day. Inspiration will come to you when you actively search for it. This article is about generating inspiration if you’re in a creative rut and four powerful ways you can start doing that today.
This time of year, most of us are full of goodness that we want to share with people around us. As I share my holiday wishes for you, I am grateful for you being with me this year and for what you do for yourself and others. Your growth is inspiring! So as you go through the holidays, I wish that…
I was listening to Elizabeth Gilbert, the author of Eat Pray Love. She was discussing her success with Eat Pray Love and the daunting task of writing a new book. How could any new book compare to Eat Pray Love? Elizabeth wanted to quit after that big success. Instead, how did she find her way back home.
I love Thanksgiving. It’s a time where we acknowledge gratitude. This Thanksgiving let us do something different. Thanksgiving is a time to share with others how grateful we are to have family and friends in our lives. There is nothing wrong with that. This year, let’s find something great in those around us. Let’s switch out grateful for appreciation.
Holidays are here and lots of parties are around the corner. What makes someone boring at at a gathering? Boredom means that you have to force yourself to pay attention. Most people, of course, aren’t dreadfully boring. We want to dazzle others in conversation. It’s time to tune up our small talk.
The polish psychiatrist, Andrew Lobaczewski spent his early life suffering under the Nazi occupation of his country. His experience of those horrors led him to develop the concept of “pathocracy” The term describes a political system in which individuals with personality disorders, particularly psychopathy and narcissism, occupy positions of power.
I recently read an article about a woman whose life was changed in a brief encounter with Warren Buffet. My one and only encounter with my Aunt changed my life in an instant. It’s the emotional memory that leaves an impact on us. It isn’t what is said or what that person does that makes people remember us. It’s how that person makes us feel that leaves am emotional memory. So, what creates that kind of memory?
Nowadays, a five-day, nine-to-five work week is a mere dream for many people in the workforce. In 2018, the Bureau of Labor Statistics found that a staggering 31 percent of people with full-time jobs worked on the weekends, putting in an average of 5.4 hours of work every Saturday and Sunday. All this working and no play can lead to burnout. Are you suffering from burnout?
How do we deal with discouragement? You are trying to achieve a dream. You are really passionate about your project. Things aren’t going well. Someone makes fun of you. You are feeling down on yourself. Something fails and you are in this place where you are so discouraged that you just sit and power binge on Netflix all day. There are four things that can help you deal with discouragement.