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Stop Waiting for an Original Idea – Self Improvement Article

Do you believe you have to have an original idea to start a business, write a book, or even start a blog?Or worse, do you think you have to be something you aren’t in order to take action?Well, you can breathe a sigh of relief, because you don’t need any of the above.What I do here at Wake Up Cloud isn’t amazingly original. I’m not the best writer. I’m not the smartest person around.But I try to tell my story…

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The Best Way to Do What You Love – Self Improvement Article

I regularly receive emails from readers who want to know the best way to start doing work they love.It’s a common question, with a simple, yet uncomfortable answer.If you’re honest with yourself, and ready to work hard, you’ll love the answer.If you’re looking for shortcuts, you’ll keep on looking.And this is the problem.Most people look for guarantees and shortcuts.And This is All BackwardsMany of the fears we have when it comes to doing work we love come from the assumption…

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21 Things You Can Do To Change Your Life Forever – Self Improvement Article

Last night I had a dream. It was Christmas Eve. And I was receiving presents. At that time, all I could think of was “I don’t want these. It’s just more stuff I won’t use.” Looking back, I can see how much I’ve changed. I almost haven’t noticed the change, because it sneaks up on you, until it’s impossible to ignore. It’s like when you were a kid. You got taller, but you didn’t notice until you stood up against…

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When You’re Afraid of Making Mistakes – Self Improvement Article

If you make a mistake, you could ruin your chances of living the life you want. One single mistake and you’re done. It’s essential that you get everything perfect before you start. Right? No. Somewhere along the way, we took a wrong turn. We learned to believe that mistakes are to be avoided like the plague. We learned that perfection was essential, because only then would we be guaranteed success, and happiness. But life doesn’t work like that. There is no perfection. There is…

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When You’re Afraid of Putting Yourself Out There

Have you ever avoided taking action because you were afraid of putting yourself out there? The tension between wanting to hide and wanting to succeed is a feeling I know all too well. But I also know that if I want to do work I love, I have to go out there and actually do something. I can’t let other people, or my fears, control my life. Yes, you may face negativity when you start a business, write, or whatever it is…

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