There is a charming children’s song that goes something along the lines of “A thankful heart is a happy heart.” While seemingly just a little children’s ditty, this song really does hold truths that can be carried all throughout adulthood as well. Perhaps a more mature way of presenting this same concept is summed up in the saying, “Have an attitude of gratitude.” An attitude of gratitude will not only help an individual enjoy life and his/her possessions more fully, but it will also work to stifle out feelings of jealousy which can be detrimental to any healthy relationship. Read more
Many people wonder why others are more successful in life. Some believe that it is just pure good luck, but the reality is that it has everything to do with a specific mindset.
The ability to motivate yourself is very important. For many people, motivation is the difference between success and failure. It may also dictate what type of relationships in which people engage themselves.
To be motivated means to find your inner power and confidence, which allows a person to excel at any task they undertake. Read more
As human beings, it is in our nature to risk. The challenge is that we have been conditioned by our environment to play it safe. While the internal part of us needs to test ourselves and grow, our belief systems attempt to offset this desire to take chances, resulting in inaction. The more conditioned we are by people and things around us the bigger challenge we face to break away. Read more
It is a fear that is sometimes paralyzing: What will they think of me? It has driven many a creative person into the doldrums of common living. This fear has squashed more dreams and damaged more people’s self esteem than most other fears combined. Read more
So let’s get right to it. When you look in the mirror what do you think about that image that is staring back at you? It’s time to take a hard look at what you are saying to yourself and the impact it has on your life.
Self image is how you see yourself in relation to others. This is the idea you have of what kind of person you are which could also be called self concept. It is very important as it affects your self esteem and confidence. Read more