“Fresh Air and Being in Nature Always Give Me an Energy Boost.” – Happiness Article

Interview: Maki Moussavi. Maki Moussavi is a coach, speaker, and author of The High Achiever’s Guide: Transform Your Success Mindset and Begin the Quest to Fulfillment. A former corporate professional, she shares tools she’s used herself and with clients to help ambitious, goal-oriented professionals rewrite their programming and start living on their own terms rather than by the “rules” that have been set by others. I couldn’t wait to talk to Maki about happiness, habits, and productivity. Gretchen: What’s a…

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7 Essential Areas Of Personal Development – Self Improvement Article

Is the phrase ‘personal development’ clear to you? If your answer is ‘Not really’, you’re not alone. On one hand, you say a lot with a statement like, “I’m into personal development,” because you’re saying that you’ve made a commitment to living more than a mediocre life. On the other hand, the phrase is pretty vague. That’s why we decided to make a list of the 7 most common areas of personal development. 1. Your Spirit How do you want…

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Spirituality… Or Success? 8 Myths to Dump For the New Year

Ever heard the saying, “It’s easier for a camel to go through the eye of a needle than it is for a rich man to get into heaven”? Well, since I’ve never once heard of a needle-threading camel, I’m calling bull on this outdated notion of spirituality and success. There are still too many good folks in the world today (and probably some of you reading this right now!) whose ‘spirituality’ is getting in the way of your success. Despite…

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