Thought can influence reality is different from thoughts create reality. If you’ve been swept up in The Secret fervor, Stuart Davis offers the best explanation about it that I’ve read, including hundreds of blog and forum posts. Read The Secret: The Spirituality of Narcissism and get it, truly get it.
No one else is the authority on your potential, you’re the only person who decides how far you go, and what you’re capable of. From Ben Saunders, the youngest person at 26 to ski solo to the North Pole; he knows what he’s talking about. Watch his inspiring talk at TED.
Give yourself time and space, think for yourself, avoid bad news that isn’t actionable. If weâ€™re going to save the world, we need to stay well, and Dave gives us 20 Ways to Become More Resilient.
God will hit you on the head with a brick if you really need to change. Adam’s always been a funny guy, and it shows when he explains why Problems Are Godâ€™s Way Of Tapping You On the Shoulder.
Reach out to friends, rid yourself of a nagging task, create a calmer environment. Gretchen gives you Seven Tips for Making Yourself Happier in the Next Hour.
To be happier, think about feeling good, feeling bad, and feeling right, in an atmosphere of growth. After more than a year of her Happiness Project, Gretchen has discovered a formula for happiness. But what does it mean and how can you use it to make yourself happier? Gretchen tackles the question ‘what does it mean to be happy‘ and comes up with some good answers.
If you want to avoid feeling discomfort or fear when making hard decisions, get practice by doing it a lot. It’s better to make decisions upfront than procrastinate about them, creating clutter and stress. Matt asks If Not Now, When? The Importance of Being Bold.
Your intelligence isn’t fixed, it can be developed. What’s the difference between someone who reaches ever-higher levels of achievement versus someone who gives up early and realizes less than their full potential? Professor Carol Dweck explains the difference between fixed and growth mindsets and why you need to know about it.
Spend less than you earn, use excess money to save and invest, keep doing that over and over. That’s basically how ordinary people become millionaires.
How do you achieve anything in life? I’m not giving it away, but Senia will tell you
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