It's going to happen. Sometime or another all your plans will fail. People will let you down and your world can change in an instant. What happens then? What's your first instinct? I don't know if you're the type to run and cower, drink it off, or just lie in sympathy. It can seem as if life is just knocking you down time after time while you are trying your best. It can be tough, I know, it's what I personally am experiencing now. But take heed, there may be a solution to this self pity party after all.
Let’s play a little game. Not just any game, but a game of choices and consequences, Do you make good decisions in life? Let’s find out. One of the biggest curses and blessings in life is we have control and consequences (good or bad). It’s really tough sometimes to deal with that premise. We have the choice to constantly push to make our lives better or to lay back and let it all come. We have some control of the outcomes we share. But what if we didn't. Would that be relaxing or stressful? Let’s play it out like this in an example with food. You can choose between these two scenarios: To keep everything the way it is or be slightly below average body type but be able to eat anything you desire without gaining any more weight. The only catch is you could never lose any weight; you are fixed at that body type forever. Which do you choose?
Being the leader of your workplace, office, social club, whatever can be exhausting if you don't know the mechanics of a true leader. To be a good leader you need to know what motivates people. Are you not a natural leader? That's OK! Being a good leader is not just personal qualities, it's actions anyone can take. You may not always need to lead, but in some cases someone will need to step up and take control of the situation. Here are some top tips on bringing out the best leader in you.
So you've written a witty article, patched together a cleaver website or just want more traffic. How do you get people to see it? Sometimes SEO is not enough, especially if you have no idea what you're doing (Me half the time). It doesn't matter how good your content is if no one is ever going to see it. Once you complete a work its time to hand it off to the torch bearers; social bookmarking sites. These guys catalog your site for all to see who search. While some are not as effective as in years past (Digg) they can still be a nice supplement to your traffic flow. I use these with every article and you may have even found this website through a social bookmarking site. Without further ado, here are the top social bookmarking sites.
Taken from my article featured on elitedaily.com
Wake up and see the difference. One of the most clichéd sayings out there is to “follow your dreams.” It has been engrained in us since we were young that we can do anything. Is this really always the case, however?
Want to know the secret to writing amazing cover letters? Writing a resume cover letter is the crucial first impression. This is the first page employers see when checking out your resume. Your cover letter will make you or break you. This is your chance to not list your experience but why you are exactly qualified for this certain position. I've gotten many compliments on my cover letters during interviews and it's a great way to break the ice. Below, I'll give you some great examples of cover letters and show you very effective product to help you ace this crucial job step.
Want to be the Spring Break Hero? The person who's prepared and ready for any party situation on this great week? Spring break is almost here. Guys are packing out the gym, girls are hopelessly out jogging believing this will get them in shape in 3 weeks. This is every student's week to completely abandon any irresponsibility's for a (well deserved?) va-ca rampage. Most of us will be heading to the sunny shores of PCB, Cabo, or the Caribbean. This is your all inclusive list for the best gear you need to have for an epic spring break.
You're laying on the couch and Teen Mom is on TV. You don't even care its just noise because you are procrastinating a task you know has to be done. This could be a number of things such as a paper, home work, cleaning, or maybe it's a goal you want to accomplish. "getting motivated" is huge buzz word in the self help community. It doesn't have to be as complicated as the 'gurus' make it. Here are some practical steps you can do right now to push yourself to action.
I am an early retiree. I have been living that life for some time. Many years ago (before it became popular) my wife and I chose to live significantly below our means so we could achieved financial independence. I am now living what you are planning, so I think I can provide more of a sense of the big picture.