commitment

Awakening the Teacher within You – Positivity Article

We commonly use the word dharma to “mean purpose in life.” My dear friend & mentor Dr. David Simon taught me another meaning of the word — “essence.” Your essence is the heart of your existence. Your dharma is the essence of you who are. From your essence arise your intentions. Your intentions drive your thoughts. Your thoughts give rise to your words. Your words are translated into actions – your actions into habits of behavior. Your habits of behavior…

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Living Life in Real Time (Advice for Busy Professionals) – Career Development, Self Improvement Article

Up until about eight years ago, I would say that I maximized my days as well as anyone and was always comfortable juggling multiple projects and tasks. My business thrived, my books were selling well and I achieved a small modicum of success by the world’s standard, but I began to recognize that I was often missing out on the truly important things in life. My hectic pace, which mirrored the pace of so many other professionals in my circle,…

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How to Make Sure You Actually Follow through with Your Goals – Positivity Article

In the past, I’ve talked about the power of persistence and what it takes to follow through on your goals. If you have the willpower and drive to pursue your goals NO MATTER WHAT, you can achieve anything you set your mind to. I’d like to take that one step further by teaching you how to develop the kind of relentless persistence — so you’re able to follow through on any goal you desire. The good news about willpower is, it’s not some…

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Five Best Practices for Making a Good Impression – Career Development, Self Improvement Article

I bet we have all had first meetings with other professionals that made us cringe, either because of the other person’s behavior or after self-reflecting on our own missteps.  I would like to share a little insight about some old-school ideas that I think are very helpful in helping professionals make a good first impression.  All of us, from students seeking internships to college graduates looking for their first real job to established professionals networking or looking for a new…

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You’re Not ‘Crazy’ For Getting Attached, It’s Crazy That We Treat Dating So Casually Now – Personal Development Article

When an almost relationship comes to an end, there’s usually not a definitive breaking point. There’s just drifting, fading, and then, of course, an inquiry. You wonder what happened, what went wrong. You want to understand why, despite sharing such a deep connection, it just wasn’t enough to make a full commitment. It’s usually at that point you’re chastised for being attached. It was nothing, they’ll say, if you get a response at all. It was just a hookup. They told you…

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3 Things he needs to know before he commits – Lifestyle Article

He’s watching you…all the time. We often forget that despite spending time with someone, the time we spend with others also plays a major role in how you’re judged by your significant other. Relationship expert Matthew Hussey explains the 3 stages of dating that can influence how your significant other perceives you. Here are the 3 things he needs to know before he commits to you: Showing that you are capable with strangers It’s unattractive when you’re rude to…

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How to Become a Solopreneur and Lead an Independent Life – Self Improvement Article

Solopreneur refers to an individual who sets up and runs a business on their own. Now, who doesn’t want to start their own business? I am pretty sure that most of you at some point in your life have thought about building your own dreams. There are a lot of advantages to being a solopreneur such as financial freedom, recognition, and flexibility. However, getting started as solopreneur can be challenging. Here are five tips to get started as a Solopreneur…

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