Change Your Life in 5 Seconds

by Maddy Lawrence Business, Home Based Business, Internet and Businesses Online, Relationships, Travel and Leisure, Finance, Health and Fitness, Home Improvement, Investing, Recreation and Sports, Self Improvement, Communications, Home and Family, Reference and Education
The 5 Second Rule is a really simple tool that you can use anytime that you need a bit of courage.  It will help you stop thinking, and start doing. You know that thing where you get an urge to say or do something and then think twice about it?  You start listening to that voice in your head, 'What if everyone looks at you?', 'No-one else is saying anything maybe I shouldn't', 'What if I fail?', 'What if I look ...
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Why You Should Never Settle For Less

by Sergei VanBellinghen Business, Home Based Business, Internet and Businesses Online, Relationships, Travel and Leisure, Finance, Health and Fitness, Investing, News and Society, Recreation and Sports, Self Improvement, Communications, Home and Family, Kids and Teens, Reference and Education, Writing and Speaking
Why you should never settle for less than you deserve is a good reason to refuse to live an ordinary existence. Your dreams transform into a belief in yourself and your abilities. It is a journey of ever constant evolution toward the goals in your life. Suddenly, the impossible develops into the possible. But why do people choose to give in instead of struggling to get better opportunities? What about your life? Are you ready to keep going when things get ...
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Professor Carol Dweck's 4-Step process to changing your mindset

by Maddy Lawrence Business, Home Based Business, Internet and Businesses Online, Relationships, Travel and Leisure, Finance, Health and Fitness, Recreation and Sports, Self Improvement, Communications, Home and Family, Kids and Teens
Are you stuck in a negative belief cycle?  Don't worry!  We have the potential to change our neuropathways and create a better life for ourselves.  In my latest article, I talked about the possibilities of a new life with the help of techniques that can change your neuropathways. This raised the question; What would you do with new, more positive beliefs about your abilities and future? I said that I would show you a simple 4-step process that will help you to ...
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Mindset and your success

by Maddy Lawrence Business, Computers and Technology, Home Based Business, Internet and Businesses Online, Relationships, Travel and Leisure, Finance, Health and Fitness, Home Improvement, Investing, News and Society, Self Improvement, Communications, Home and Family, Kids and Teens, Reference and Education
The only thing that can stop you from becoming successful is your own mindset. But if you have been holding yourself back because of your mindset then you can soon learn to change it.   So many of us have limiting beliefs, we put ourselves down or play down our abilities.  If you do this you probably have a 'fixed mindset'.  But did you know that your brain never stops growing?  As humans we are capable of changing the neuropathways in our brain.  This ...
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PURPOSE: LIVE IT & GET FULFILMENT

by Roch Elias Arts and Entertainment, Business, Computers and Technology, Home Based Business, Internet and Businesses Online, Relationships, Travel and Leisure, Finance, Health and Fitness, Home Improvement, Investing, Recreation and Sports, Self Improvement, Book Reviews, Communications, Home and Family, Kids and Teens, Pets, Reference and Education, Writing and Speaking
Introduction Some people are just existing before exiting this life but some people are living their lives full of purpose, with a gusto and zest for living. It's time when you should also decide to still live your life to the fullest, beyond the routine and mundane of paid employment. Live your Purpose Myles Munroe once said that when purpose is not known, abuse is invevitable. It's sad that many people don't know their purpose and are not living their lives fulfilled. When ...
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Daydream - it's good for you!

by Maddy Lawrence Business, Home Based Business, Internet and Businesses Online, Relationships, Travel and Leisure, Health and Fitness, Home Improvement, Recreation and Sports, Self Improvement, Communications, Home and Family
Do you give yourself a hard time for daydreaming?  Stop!  Used effectively daydreaming can actually help you reach your goals. Wikipedia's definition of daydreaming goes like this: "...a short-term detachment from one's immediate surroundings, during which a person's contact with reality is blurred and partially substituted by a visionary fantasy, especially one of happy, pleasant thoughts, hopes or ambitions, imagined as coming to pass, and experienced while awake" Sounds good doesn't it?! Structured daydreaming Psychology Today carried out a test on 'structured daydreaming' where participants who visualised ...
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Is your job making you happy?

by Maddy Lawrence Business, Home Based Business, Internet and Businesses Online, Relationships, Travel and Leisure, Health and Fitness, Recreation and Sports, Self Improvement, Communications, Home and Family
According to a Gallup 2017 poll, a whopping 85% of people hate their jobs.  Too many accept that this is as good as it's going to get.  But now, people are starting to wake up. It is never too late to change, and I'm going to show you how. I have had all manner of jobs, you name it, but not many of them particularly inspiring. I had my confidence knocked by bullies on my first couple of jobs, aged 15 and 17 ...
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Decide Who You Want To Be

by Sergei VanBellinghen Business, Home Based Business, Internet and Businesses Online, Relationships, Travel and Leisure, Finance, Health and Fitness, News and Society, Recreation and Sports, Self Improvement, Communications, Home and Family, Kids and Teens, Reference and Education, Writing and Speaking
Decide who you want to be because when you look around you, there are no guardrails on your life. The reality is that other people try to tell you that only certain things are right. They paint a dull path for you to follow such as go to school, get good grades, have a degree, get a decent job and retire. But who do you want to be? Do you desire to become the sheep that follows the crowd or the ...
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How Can I Boost My Self Confidence fast?

by Luci Perry Relationships, Self Improvement, Communications
Have you ever been in a situation where you wish your self-confidence was at your best? Self-esteem is essential in almost every aspect of our lives, so why many people struggle to find it? Low self-confidence can be deeply rooted from early childhood experiences, adverse life events, losing a job, loss of financial security, frustrating relationships, and other reasons. Self-confidence is the way we feel about ourselves, and it plays a significant part of our emotional well-being. As a child, I was overly concerned ...
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Three improvising theatre skills that will help you sell more, and influencing others

by Niloo Kohan Business, Finance, Book Reviews, Communications
In his book, “to sell is human”, Daniel Pink talks about how the act of seeing has changed dramatically since the emergence of information ages.Therefore we as a seller need to change our strategies in order to convince, influence and move others.In one of the chapters, he compares three structures in the improvised theatre that can also be used in moving our prospects to the right way. 1_Hear Offers Most often in a conversation, people are not listening to each other actively. ...
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Three great books for productivity

by Maddy Lawrence Arts and Entertainment, Business, Home Based Business, Internet and Businesses Online, Relationships, Travel and Leisure, Health and Fitness, Home Improvement, Recreation and Sports, Self Improvement, Book Reviews, Communications, Home and Family, Kids and Teens, Shopping and Product Reviews
Struggling to find the best read on motivation, productivity and confidence boosting?  Here I suggest three fantastic books to help you choose. 1.  The 5 Second Rule by Mel Robbins Mel Robbins explains the 5 Second Rule as a simple tool to help you get a bucket load of courage and start to change your life.  By learning this technique you can start to transform your life little step by little step, and it is so simple that even children can use ...
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What to do if you are bored or in a rut

by Robin Owen Health and Fitness, Self Improvement, Communications
Are you feeling bored or in a rut? The chances are that if you're feeling bored or in a rut it could be because you haven't learned anything new lately. If we get stuck in a rut where we feel like we're part of the movie "Groundhog Day" it usually means it's time for us to start engaging the brain again. Amazing things start happening when we are learning, whether it's a new skill or acquiring new knowledge. Without realizing it, we ...
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Snack size communication is all can handle these days?

by Anywhere Business Network Limited Andrew Elphick and Kerri Bainbridge Home Based Business, Communications, Home and Family
In my last blog I highligheted the growing trend towards snack size information dominating the way we communicate. Is this a good thing or bad thing? I guess its irrellevant but what is important is how we communicate. By better understanding both positive and negative consequences, we can make better decisions about our own communication choices. Here is a recap of what Snackification is: What are the Positive aspects It’s Fast and Efficient Have you ever sent a text to a friend to say "I'm ...
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How GDPR is Rocking the Tech Industry

by Digital Bloggers Business, Computers and Technology, Home Based Business, Internet and Businesses Online, Finance, News and Society, Communications, Reference and Education
Tech companies were recently given an ultimatum: to embrace Europe’s new, rigorous privacy laws or pay a price that could be well over six figures. These new laws, officially known as General Data Protection Regulations (GDPR), will be rolled out on May 25th. A Push to Protect Citizens in the EU In a nutshell, GDPR is a collection of laws specifically focused on data protection for EU citizens. Though it is a product of European legislation, American companies who sell products or ...
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Time management tip 5 - Accountability partners

by Maddy Lawrence Business, Internet and Businesses Online, Relationships, Self Improvement, Communications
The benefits of having an accountability partner are numerous.  I will share with you some great reasons for having one and also mention a crucial part of your working process.  I hope you enjoyed the final installment in this mini-series, do leave a comment or like my Facebook Page  And just in case you missed the latest episode, you can catch it here staying-on-track Don't forget to celebrate! See you soon :) PS You can also find me on Instagram and facebook
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Time management tip 4 - Staying on track

by Maddy Lawrence Business, Internet and Businesses Online, Self Improvement, Communications
If you're a daydreamer like me you are going to find the 5-Second Rule really helpful. I am also going to share with you a couple of bonus tips to help with your working environment.  Enjoy! I hope that was helpful!  If you enjoyed watching please share with your friends or like my Facebook Page  Tune in again tomorrow for my final episode in the time management mini-series.  And just in case you missed the last episode you can catch it here structuring-your-schedule Toodle Pip! PS ...
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How To Have An Invulnerable Will

by Sergei VanBellinghen Business, Home Based Business, Internet and Businesses Online, Relationships, Finance, Health and Fitness, News and Society, Recreation and Sports, Self Improvement, Communications, Home and Family, Kids and Teens, Reference and Education, Writing and Speaking
How to have an invulnerable will and not to be broken is something that each one of us has control over. You decide whether or not you can be defeated and how far you are willing to go. And all of it comes down to one simple thing in your mind which is: truly believing in what you are fighting for. Are you willing to push through the hard times? Does something stop you when you want to create momentum in ...
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Time management tip 3 - Structuring your schedule

by Maddy Lawrence Business, Home Based Business, Internet and Businesses Online, Self Improvement, Communications
"YAWN!! Structuring my schedule?"  I hear you lament.  "That's so BORING!"  Indeedy it might sound boring but it is going to make your day SO much easier.  And, I think you might start enjoying it! Now, grab your highlighter pen and watch this.... Now that there is a structure in place all you need to do is follow it!  It is so good to refer back to a structured timetable when you feel your mind wandering.  You don't need to think about it, ...
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Time management tip 2 - Eat the frog vlog (sorry, couldn't resist!)

by Maddy Lawrence Business, Home Based Business, Internet and Businesses Online, Self Improvement, Communications
We all have those jobs that we put off.  The boring ones and the daunting ones.  I know I'm no stranger to it.  In this short video, I will share with you the best way to get going, start your working day and stay productive for the rest of it.   I hope you find it useful!  Please share if you enjoyed it or like my Facebook Page Tune in again tomorrow for tip 3 in my Time Management mini-series.  And in case you missed the first one you ...
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Spiritual Password to Freedom

by Lori Childers-Paoletti Internet and Businesses Online, Relationships, Health and Fitness, Self Improvement, Communications, Writing and Speaking
Are you searching for calmness within your mind? Do you feel out of focus? How long has it been since you felt passionate about ...well anything? Restart the management of your internal dialog, and you will find the Passion for living you've been longing for. Life is too short! Let's get started understanding how. All the answers are inside of you! As simple as that! You hold your power and the password inside. Here is what you need to know. Have ...
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