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Why Smart People Make Stupid Decisions

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Are you afflicted with dysrationalia? To be successful in life, you must be able to think rationally. You have to use rational thought to make good decisions, to make good choices, to avoid stupid mistakes that could screw-up your life! Have you ever found yourself making decisions that, in hindsight, seemed completely irrational and stupid? […]

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40 Developmental Assets for Raising Successful, Amazing Children

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How To Grow Healthy, Caring, and Responsible Children Would you like to raise successful children? Well, who wouldn’t right? Most parents want their kids to be successful in school, successful in work, and successful in society in general. Unfortunately, many children in today’s society grow up to be unproductive, failing adults. They have no goals, […]

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Successful Intelligence: Why High IQ Is Not Enough For Success

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Is IQ the best predictor of success in life? I was a school psychologist for 37 years working with children from the age of 3-18 years old. One of my main responsibilities was to assess children to determine if they were eligible for special education services. As part of this assessment, I was required to […]

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The Secret To How Luck Happens

Who Else Wants To Be A Lucky Person? Whenever I hear on the news that the lottery is approaching $1 Billion dollars, I start to fantasize. What would I do with so much money? Would I buy a new big house in some swanky neighborhood? I could see myself cruising the oceans of the world […]

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What is Personal Development and Why It Matters

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5 Components of Personal Development I go to the gym three days per week. While I am there I see people pushing weights, running on treadmills, or in a Zumba class exercising to music. They are all trying to develop their bodies and improve their health. That’s a good thing! I highly recommend it! However, […]

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18 Surprising Differences Between Rich and Poor Mindsets

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“The mind is everything. What you think you become.”- Buddha There are distinct differences in the way rich people think from the way poor people think. In the following list, I share 18 differences that if you study them and make changes in the way you think, will almost surely help you in achieving your […]

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7 Deadly Money Myths That Will Keep You Poor!

How Changing Your Beliefs About Money Can Dramatically Change Your Financial Success Sixty-four percent of Americans are living paycheck to paycheck! Seventy-seven percent also have debt, with the average debt being over $100,000. Only 25% are totally debt-free. These numbers haven’t changed much since the 1970s. The economy and the jobs market rises and falls […]

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FREE E-book -5 Ways to Develop the Mindset for Success

Introduction Many people dream of being successful, yet they never achieve it. At times we have all failed. There are many reasons why you may feel like a failure or that you will never be a success. These are some of the reasons you might recognize from your own failures: 1. Procrastination It’s normal to […]

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10 Proven Keys To Achieve Success in Your Personal or Professional Life

10 Keys to Personal Success “When you want to succeed as bad as you want to breathe, then you’ll be successful.”                – Eric Thomas If I were to ask you, “Who do you know that is successful,” I’m sure that you could visualize in your mind the person whom you think is a success. Of […]

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5 Lessons I Learned From People Who Were Dying

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Five Common Regrets of People on the Verge of Death “As a well-spent day brings happy sleep, so a life well spent brings happy death.”-           Leonardo Da Vinci As I write this article, I just read in a news story, that our past President, Jimmy Carter, is in hospice care. […]

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