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Pursuing Your Passion by Making Time for You

If only you had a nickel for every dream you’ve dreamt, right? How much time has been spent sitting around wishing for a different life? How many hours a day do you slave away at a job you hate, all the while fantasizing of running your own business? Or better yet,...

Why I Gave Up My Career to Live a Laptop Lifestyle

I was always someone who had been consumed with the idea of career success. I’ve continually strived to do and be bigger and better than the year before. I saw career success as a way of enriching my life.

Failure Is Not a Dirty Word

Failure. That one word can change your entire mindset. I know I’ve had days that felt like my soul was sucked out through a straw – all because of something I screwed up. Failing makes us feel like we’re worthless, like our skills are lacking, and, sometimes, like...

How A Positive Mindset Turned My Life From Tragedy To Freedom

When I was younger, I was taught that it wasn’t that important for me to feel good every second of the day. And I’m sure that felt logical to my mother, who felt her job was to make sure I grew up and survived well in a world that didn’t revolve…

4 Reasons Why I Love the Laptop Lifestyle and Why You Will Too

I’m not going to lie to you. I’m writing this post from a swanky hotel room in the middle of London. I’m in a robe and slippers and my hair is in a tangled mess. And guess what – This isn’t the first time I’ve done my work while lying in a bed

6 Easy Tips For A Realistic Digital Detox

Okay, let’s face it; a complete digital detox can be rough…really rough and maybe impossible depending on your job and lifestyle. We are so tied to our phones, our tablets, and our computers, that it can be difficult to separate ourselves from them. We use them in...

4 Things to do when you’re stressed at work

Stress is a universal thing that I believe everyone can recognize or relate to. Moments of tension, niggling thoughts of undone projects, pressure to have something be practically perfect all of these things can induce us into stress comas filled with accelerated...

Why We Need To Experience Failures and Mistakes

Experiencing failure is a painful, often emotionally draining experience. We blame ourselves, or go through denial about why it happened. For most of us, it’s something we don’t want to ever have to experience. I’m going to tell you a secret, though; one you probably...

The Best Way to use Visualizing to get Great Results

Visualization Basics During the course of this video, Marie Forleo interviews author Danielle LaPorte about the idea behind her book, The Fire Starter Sessions. In the aforementioned book, Danielle discusses how to use visualization as a tool to achieve your goals....

Don’t Settle for Ordinary When You can have Extraordinary

We often get bogged down in the mundane aspects of life in our misguided attempts to be “normal” rather than taking time to find the joy in each day. This is a mistake. According to Merriam-Webster’s online dictionary, normal is defined as “usual or ordinary”. Who...

4 ways to prioritize your life to become a happy person

Life can get so complicated. We have to earning a living, negotiate the workplace, nurture relationships and family, tend to our own health and well-being. These commitments mean that our time is swallowed up before we have had a chance to savor and digest it. Often...

How to set bite sized goals to avoid overwhelm

  It is human nature to want it all yesterday. We either set ourselves goals which are completely unattainable or goals which are attainable but often are not reached. This need for an immediate return and instant pay off is a well known cause of many abandoned...

A Chat About Money with Kate Northrup

   Talk About Money In this video, Danielle LaPorte interviews author Kate Northrup about her book, Money: A Love Story. Danielle starts off by point out the shame involved in talking about money. Kate says that this is true and says the biggest way to avoid...

There is a Lot More to You than Your Business or Career

  When meeting someone for the first time one of the initial questions is always, “So what do you do?” It’s a given they are asking about your job, and not your passion in life. Most of us do have some kind of job that earns us money to pay bills but it’s not...

Keep Focused With Meditation and On The Path To Success

    It’s a rush-rush kind of life, isn’t it? If you’re anything like me, by the time you actually got into the office today, you had already prepared breakfast, packed some lunches, worked out, showered, gotten the kids ready, gotten yourself ready, and then...

5 Reasons Why Having an Online Business Kicks Ass

  I’m not going to lie to you. I’m writing this post from my couch. I’m fully dressed, because I had to take my kids to school today, and this afternoon, my dog has a vet appointment. I’m location independent, and I love it. While I may never write a blog post...

Are You In The Moment or Somewhere Else?

Sometimes it seems like we follow all of the right goals and have all of the right plans in place, but nothing happens. It can be extremely frustrating to work toward the goal of building your business only to find yourself in a stalemate, or simply spinning your...

How to Get Out of Work Mode Right Now

  The end of the day always poses a challenge for many of us. We get so stuck in the hubbub and humdrum of our work machine that it can be hard to turn that machine off. We come home in work mode and approach things like preparing dinner, or talking with our...

Stop Feeling Guilty About Being Successful

  Once you find yourself turning a corner with your business, life gets a lot easier. There are a few reasons for this. First, the money starts to roll in and financial stress begins to wither. Second, you are more productive since you feel like what you are...

Why Work Life Balance is Important & How to Achieve It

  Working at an unceasing pace is bad for one’s health and peace of mind, but many people do so for fear of losing their jobs. Yet over 50% of the women surveyed by the Australian Community and Public Sector Union said they have difficulty juggling their families...

Developing a Successfully Rich Mindset

  Those that are famously wealthy have one major difference from the rest of us and that is the way they think. So in order to improve your life, you are probably going to have to change the way you do things. Yes, it is unpleasant and uncomfortable at times but...