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Get dressed for success!

Eventually, our road to success depends on various factors. Here are some ideas that can help us look with an open mind at some things or situations that can help us succeed! Examine the possibility that there are some areas that you do not know and could lead you to new options. You may discover...

Suggestions to improve our self-control

Self-control helps us, in order to control our emotions rather than let them control us, something than can sometimes be catastrophic. The important thing is to make our emotions work in favor of us and not against us. Our goal is to choose the most efficient and the most appropriate response in any case. Following...

Test your objectivity

Even though reality is relative, taking into consideration the film “What the bleep do we know”, our “objective” view is not so objective after all, since “we see” the world according to who we are and not how reality actually is. However being – as much as possible – closer to the actual events, it...

Ways of improving our emotional self-awareness

It is important to be aware that our emotional self-awareness is the key to handling emotions, in order for them to work for us and not against us. It is also the key for understanding other people’s emotions and for the improvement of our relationships. Following there are some suggestions in order to improve our...

Human Social Networking-necessity or choice?

Nowadays, someone who is looking for an advice, a job or an experienced doctor, consults his/her friends and acquaintances. An important role, in practicing human social networking, plays the reputation we built as individuals and as members of different groups, but also in our entire professional and social circle, from where we can look for...

Think positive

How can I think positive? Most people I've met during all these years I'm practicing coaching, consistently ask me this question: "I'm trying to think positive but most of the times my negativity overcomes all those positive thoughts". Most people I talk with have come to the conclusion that either positive thinking does not work...

Goals – friends or enemies?

Our society is based on success; that is obvious in our everyday life. Examples can be seen everywhere: At school we are praised for getting good grades or for studying hard. In our job, we are rewarded when achieving specific targets. In sports, athletes are rewarded for their victories. The message is clear – we...

Have you found your true life purpose?

Have you ever thought what is the main reason of your existence in the world? What is your main life purpose and what is that you can do easily, with no pain or stress that really evokes a tremendous effect on others peoples' life, as well as, yours? What is a life purpose anyway? Is...

What does it take to be happy?

What does it take to be happy? Why some people are always with a smile on their face enjoying every moment of life and others seem to be nagging all day and night, feeling like a sour lemon and reproduce negative sentiments and actions? The answer partly lies to the discovery of the "happiness gene",...

12 Commandments of goal-setting!

Many professionals have a basic idea of what they want to achieve in their careers. They may want to close more sales, earn a higher income, or move into a different job. However, somehow they do not achieve the success they desire. Why? Why is it that intelligent, motivated, hard-working individuals are not achieving the...

“Keys” to personal change

In this article I will provide the groundwork by defining some basic beliefs about just "how" your brain works. Note the word "how." That word is important. What do you do inside your head in order to have a problem and what do you have to do inside your head in order to "fix" your...

Lack of concentration or Lack of challenges?

Being and educational consultant, I have listened many times mothers to be really worried with their children because it is impossible for them to keep themselves concentrated during lessons. They are also worried because the teacher in the kindergarten or in the early grades of junior school has informed them that little George doesn't pay...

How can we encourage confidence in children?

The most important gift a parent can offer to its child, youngster is confidence. Confidence is a charisma that can be cultivated from a young age through unconditional love and praise. Confident children thrive on praise. So get into the habit of celebrating success, for simply having a go as well as amazing results, so...

Achieving more with focus

Goal setting techniques are used by top-level athletes, successful business-people and achievers in all fields. They give you long-term vision and short-term motivation. They focus your acquisition of knowledge, and help you to organize your time and your resources so that you can make the very most of your life. By setting sharp, clearly defined...

12 Bad habits that prevent you from developing exceptional people skills

Chances are, if you're not very successful at dealing with people, you haven't had the chance to properly educate yourself. Learning to deal with people is like learning to walk except it requires a lot more work! Now imagine if your whole life you had been taught to walk backwards. Would this make your life...

How to communicate with colors

Spring is the season of refreshment; it is the season of changes, the season of colours. However, what do the colours symbolize and what are their roles in our lives? Colours play an important and crucial role in our daily life because they constantly exist in our surrounding by indentifying it. Colours are related to...

What is your definition of success?

Success is many things. It is a both a concept and an experience, a moment as well as an evolution. It is the merging of your aspirations with reality; the weaving of your hopes and dreams with your daily tasks. It is simultaneously tangible and ephemeral, and gives the illusion of being universally quantifiable. Success...

The 7 universal principles

The following seven principles combine to create a harmony that is ultimately experienced as the Law of Attraction. It is believed that the Buddha, at one time said, "What you have become is the result of what you have thought." In ancient times, at the height of learning and knowledge in Greece, many philosophers expressed...

Career and self-esteem

From an early age, school, parents, family, our social environment, enhance the standards of success, which are mainly associated with the working professional. For example, how many times have we heard that person X has a successful career, which means more money, rise in the social hierarchy and a high valued "prestige"? Indeed, people who...

Economic crisis and self-esteem

Undoubtedly we are living in a difficult economic period where every single day we are bombarded with new financial measures and wage reductions, not to mention the global unemployment rate which rises day by day and has reached dramatic levels ... in fact, nowadays most people's routine has become the daily survival battle only for...

Communicating through Body Language

Body language is the unspoken or non-verbal mode of communication that we use in every single aspect of our interaction with another person. It is like a mirror that tells us what the other person thinks and feels in response to our words or actions. Body language involves gestures, mannerisms, and other bodily signs. Would...

Laws for climbing the ladder of success

We don't drive a car if we don't know driving regulations and the meaning of road signs. We don't try to fix the refrigerator without knowing how it works. Why then we try to succeed without knowing the basics of success? From the beginning of time, there have been laws set in motion that automatically...

What is Physiognomy and how can it help us?

Physiognomy is the method that evaluates and studies the proportions and individual features of the face through which, one can draw conclusions about tendencies and predispositions of one's character. The inherent, acquired, dominant & expressed traits can be decoded through the use of Physiognomy. Can the face reveal our true personality? In nature there is...