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May 1, 2019

Changing your Money Beliefs

“Change your thoughts and you change your world.” – Norman Vincent Peale If your life is one financial challenge after another, you aren’t alone. Money is the Number 1 cause of stress.  The average total debt per UK Household in February 2019 was £59, 552. In America, the average household has $137,000 of debt. Money is a foundation for life and there is a psychological and emotional element to our financial habits. For example, someone that grew up in poor surroundings might hoard money and be overly frugal. Overspending can be caused by stress or anxiety. Rewiring your mind about money can change the way you manage it. […]
March 25, 2019

Overcoming Obstacles

You can be sure that life will at times be a twisting path of “potholes” around which you must navigate. You’ve likely been through phases of your life already where you wondered if your luck would ever change. Then, things calmed down and you discovered the smoother, straighter road. Throughout our lives we face challenges in many types of situations. Overcoming these challenges will spur you on and encourage you to live the life you were born to live. Instead of feeling fear, you’ll feel confident when you approach these roadblocks. It’s okay to feel fear, as long as you allow […]
March 23, 2019

Maintaining Momentum and Motivation

The old adage “slow and steady wins the race” is actually sometimes true. The tortoise in the story of the tortoise and the hare won the race not because he was the smartest, smallest, or even wittiest. Rather, he won the race due to his laser-focus on the end result: the goal line. If you struggle to keep momentum and motivation during your own quest to achieve a goal, you’re not alone! Even though plateaus, setbacks, and relapses are completely normal when it comes to life-changing goals, there are many things you can do to keep the fire inside during […]
March 19, 2019

Self-Awareness and Why it Matters

Self-awareness is the most important aspect of personal development. It determines nearly everything else, including whether you’re able to stay motivated and achieve your goals. As you peel away the layers, you’ll discover wonderful things about yourself when you simply become more aware. It is the foundation of Emotional Intelligence. Having self-awareness means that you have knowledge of yourself. You understand your habits, likes, dislikes, the way you view the world, and your needs. You know what you want in life and have an understanding of your emotional responses.Socrates’ famous quote “know thyself” is a directive to develop self-awareness. Having self-awareness doesn’t […]