What Is the Dirty Little Secret of Success? – Positivity Article

Have you ever tried on a coat three sizes too tight? Doesn’t the coat feel way too uncomfortable? Going through this experience clues you in to the dirty little secret of success. But success requires a different level of discomfort. Truth be told, during my lean years, I wish being uncomfortable meant squeezing into a tight coat a few sizes too small. I lost all my money a few times. Business died. I struggled for years during my early blogging…

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5 Ways To Bounce Back From Failure And Rejection – Self Improvement Article

Think back to the last time you were rejected by someone special or failed at something you worked hard on. How did it make you feel? Like bricks falling on your chest? You must have then been told cliche statements like,  “Failure is the stepping stone to success.” But does knowing this automatically fix how you feel?  When we face major rejection or failure, things seem like they’re spiralling out of our control. Your self-esteem and self-worth take a major…

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I Crossed the Ocean to Find My PurposePick the Brain

Inspired to start a global journey and make a difference, I arrived energized and happy, not knowing what it would take for me to find my purpose and start building a meaningful career. Here is how it went: I moved to the U.S. as an international student from the Netherlands. I got rejected by Fortune 500 companies because they didn’t want to take the risk. They would have to sponsor my visa. I had two Master’s Degrees, experience at global…

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