There is nothing worse than falling prey to the addiction of drugs or alcohol and not being able to find a way out of it. There are millions of people, who have been walking in and out of drug treatment centers without having found any solution to their problem. One of the main reasons for this phenomenon is that a lot of these places that offer drug rehabilitation services either end up making the patient Continue reading
“Life is too short to be living someone else’s dream.” This quote, by a man who followed his dream to create his unique empire, was by none other than Playboy founder Hugh Hefner. He dreamed of a unique empire, the likes of which the world had never witnessed, and not only created a business empire, but a personal lifestyle that clearly identified the man with his dream. What can and should leaders learn from Hugh Continue reading
Many people equate success with money, power, and fame. In actuality a truly successful person is much more than that; or at least should be. In order to achieve success you must first set out to do so. One of the most important steps to your achievement is setting goals that you can work towards and conquer. A person of great success will have set and have mastered, or strived Continue reading
One of the easiest types of drug to obtain is marijuana. It’s no wonder that marijuana addiction is becoming more and more common. While some people believe that marijuana isn’t an addictive drug, the reality is that it is just as addictive as any other drug.
In fact, studies show that marijuana abusers exhibit the same, or similar symptoms as any other drug abuser. The fact is that many marijuana Continue reading
Alcoholism. We often hear this word being used but what does it actually mean? A serious problem that affects many people all over the world, alcoholism, also known as alcohol dependence, is an extremely serious addiction.
Lots of us drink sparingly, occasionally and sometimes even regularly, but it’s normal, right? So how do we know when we’ve had enough, or too much? Government recommends that Continue reading
For things to change You have to change – Create a new YOU to Set and Achieve Outrageous Goals
What is it about fear and self-image that is so paralyzing in us reaching our true potential? To convert to the new you, you have to get a handle on these two things. These two entities are very much interwoven. If you conquer the journey of developing a positive self-image, the attained self-confidence Continue reading
Whether we like it or not, the truth is that we all have certain excuses that are a major source of inertia in our journey of realising our vision. Excuses are all the reasons that we’ve been giving ourselves for not starting yet. What are your excuses? Is it a lack of time? A lack of money? A fear of failing? Be honest with yourself and write down your top 3 reason for not starting Continue reading
Step 1: Decide what you want to happen: When you have a free moment sit and think about what you want to change in your life. To make a change you have to have a clear specific vision about what you want to change.
Step2: Identify the barriers that are standing in your way: Figure out what’s keeping you from the more content life you want to lead. Once you know what’s Continue reading
I bought an entire course on developing self-esteem, by a well known self development expert. Only a small part was devoted to re-framing. Re-framing, when used correctly, can be a very useful tool to have, in the realization of any goal.
Once a person has learned how to set proper goals, and gone through a crystallization of thought process to select the goals you require, in all the areas Continue reading
I was speaking with an old friend of mine the other day who has been through some tough personal battles in recent years. He proudly informed me of how long he has been sober and the steps that he was taking to continue that trend. In the same breath, he stated, very honestly, “I can’t say that I’m never going to drink again. But I’m not going to drink today.” I was impressed by that and it got me thinking Continue reading