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Breaking Big Goals Into Smaller Goals

We've all heard the advice - break big goals into bite size pieces that you can manage. It sounds like great advice, but I've never really consciously done it before. ...until I was staring down a HUGE mountain that I was expected to ski down. I had only been skiing a handful of times in my life and the last time was over 6 years ago. Coming from a flat midwestern ...

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Songs to Overcome Fear and Motivate Yourself

While putting on the final touches of a project that I've been working on for 8 years now, I realize that I might be sabotaging myself. During all the ups and downs in the last 8 years I never once questioned if this project was worth all the pain, heartache - not to mention time and money. But now, as D-Day approaches I find myself literally feeling sick to my ...

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Overcoming Cold Feet – Persistence

Movies like Gravity and Pursuit of Happyness demonstrate one form of persistence. They demonstrate how hard a lot of people will fight when they have absolutely nothing to lose. The problem is, most of us do have something to lose. Most of us have friends and family who may think we're crazy. We have comfy houses, cars and jobs. How do you fight as hard as Sandra ...

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Why Trophies Are Important

Do you have a shelf of trophies in your house, collecting dust? If you're like me, you've thrown out all of those old, plastic trophies from your younger years since you don't care about the accomplishments it took to earn them anymore. There are 3 that I do keep in the back of my closet though that remind me that I can overcome some big challenges. Everyone should ...

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Quotes: listening to those wiser than us

Go confidently in the direction of your dreams.  Live the life you have imagined. -Henry David Thoreau Half our life is spent trying to find something to do with the time we have rushed through life trying to save. - Will Rogers To acquire knowledge one must study; but to acquire wisdom, one must observe. - Marilyn Vos Savant Hard work spotlights the character of ...

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