Is the Real Key to Success Slowing Down and Doing Less?

As entrepreneurs, we hear a lot of advice about pacing ourselves and making time for an actual life outside of our startup. Taking that advice is not so easy, but it could make the difference between success and failure. Startups are not sprints; they are the marathon from hell….

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How to Build Permanent Habits With Zero Willpower Or Motivation

Three years ago, I found myself six months off a fresh divorce and a third bankruptcy. I was overweight, broke, and sick of looking in the rearview mirror. But it wasn’t my own pain that threw cold water in my face. It was the fact I’d disappointed those closest to me….

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Four Ways to Figure Out What You Really Want to Do with Your Life

We’ve all hit that point where we can’t figure out exactly what we really want to do with our lives. It can come when you’re 18 or when you’re 50, and it’s always a difficult process to work through. It’s not hopeless, though! Here are a few ways to help you figure it out….

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11 Research-Backed Hacks to Improve Self-Confidence

You know are a talented, smart and competent person, but for some reason, you still feel like you are deceiving someone. Just by reading this you may already feel a relief. You are not the only one. You might be suffering from imposter syndrome. This is the syndrome of high achievers….

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How To Stop Taking Things Personally

Have you ever found yourself ruminating and overanalyzing what someone said to you hours after a conversation? Or worried that when a friend doesn’t text you back that they are upset with you? Perhaps you feel hurt by your co-workers actions and feel like they are “out to get you” in the offic…

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Hate Networking? This 1 Technique Will Make You Anyone’s Best Friend

When LinkedIn’s founder, Reid Hoffman, wrote down the 3 most important things he wished he’d learned in college, building relationships was #2 on the list. He’s right. Every single goal you set for yourself or your business involves a personal connection with another human being….

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Arise and Shine

Arise and Shine is a book written by Frank Saliki. It chronicles his journey from a failed scholar in Newport, Wales to being a successful graduate. What drew me to this book is firstly that Frank is a friend and a fellow toastmaster in Toastmasters International….

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