Self-Improvement

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Wealth Traps

  We are all trying to get ahead in life.  Financial independence was a 30-year goal of mine.  I wanted to know I could take care of myself and my family without worry.  There are lots of reasons why people are not wealthy.  Sometimes they simply do not want to be.  For others, they get stuck in wealth traps. Here… Read more →

Tedious Small Talk

Tedious Small Talk

  Want to live a more engaged life?  Change the way you make small talk.  Why not become more interested AND interesting? Here is how: Don’t answer simple questions with dead-end replies (How are you?—Fine).  Rather, ask thoughtful questions. Keep conversations moving vertically (How was your sunrise this morning?  What was the highlight of your day?) Socializing and an ability to communicate will enhance your… Read more →

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Be Happier in 10 Seconds

  I’m sure you’ve heard someone tell you that success requires the right mindset. But when it comes down to the moment of truth, how can you ensure you have the right mindset you need? To put yourself in the right mindset in 10 seconds, create a mantra. Here is why: Repeating a mantra as simple as “I can do this”… Read more →