Don’t Be Afraid to Dream Big {31 Days to Your Goal}

I hope you'll join me this month for our 31 Days to Your Goal series! Be sure to visit yesterday's post and get all of your goals out of your head and onto paper. The most popular goal-setting advice you'll get from any blog or book is to set realistic goals. Some people define these…

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Make a List of ALL of Your Goals {31 Days to Your Goal}

I'm so excited to kick off our 31 Days to Your Goal series today as we ring in the New Year! New Year's resolutions often get a bad rap because we traditionally set lofty, unrealistic goals for ourselves -- as if we will suddenly become a new person just because the calendar turned a page…

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Do You Have What It Takes to Be the Boss? {New Reality Show from A&E}

I love a feel-good reality show that highlights the best of people and makes you cry at the end, and Lifetime's new show, Be the Boss, is exactly that kind of series! This competition-based series features two employees of a franchise-based company battling for a huge promotion. What they don't know, though, is that one…

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Where Motivation Ends and Discipline Begins

I've realized something rather unflattering about myself recently. You see, I spent a lot of my 20s getting things done: I completed my college degree in three-and-a-half years, while working full time. At one point I was taking 30 credits at once during two overlapping semesters. I got my real estate license during that time…

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10 Questions to Help You Overcome Inertia

The following guest post is from Daniel of Living Large: You write it down as a New Year’s resolution. You tell yourself that this year will be different. You promise yourself that you’ll finally get started on that project you’ve been putting off for far too long. But as the year goes by, it starts…

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Quick Tip: Practice Responding to Self-Doubt

We all have moments of self-doubt, but an important characteristic of successful people is knowing how to respond to those thoughts and feelings. Think back to the times you've experienced self-doubt in the past. Maybe it was right before you finished a big project or while brainstorming new ideas. Maybe it was after you received…

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