How to Use your Self-Criticism for Personal Growth

I know self-criticism doesn’t sound good like a good thing. Criticism in any form doesn’t sound like it can be good for you but I have found that self-criticism can be used a tool. Depending on the degree to which you are self-critical, it can be one the best tools that you can use to reach your goals or the worst thing to ever happen to...

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There is No One Right Way to Live

Sink back into the world view of a child. Through a child’s eyes, everyone lives exactly the way they do. If they grew up poor and hungry, they assume that everyone grows up in a hard life. If they grew up in a divorced household, they assume that all of the other children of the world have divorced parents. Maybe they grew up like me and...

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How I Built the Courage to Quit My Job and Move

This crazy decision to quit my job and move across the country started during a drive home from a Christmas Party. I was freshly pissed off by a friend and reflected on the past year of my life. Boiling with rage I couldn’t help but get even more heated when I looked at the progress I had made. Zero, I had made zero progress. My life had...

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5 Powerful Lessons I Learned After Losing My Brother

There are many lessons that you learn after losing a loved one. I was 19 when I lost my Brother and at that age I was still naive to the realities of the world. He had died in an accident which was sudden and completely unexpected. I learned (and a, still learning) a lot about myself and life through this experience. You may look at these lessons...

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