Traveling for Business

I travel a great deal for my business and I REALLY enjoy the freedom it provides me.  For example, I’ve been to Mexico, Puerto Rico, Canada, Oklahoma, Mississippi, and Louisiana just in the past year.  My latest trip to Puerto Rico was for training  (see photo for the blog), networking with other online marketers, and making some lasting friendships along the way.  Oh, and let’s not forget some absolutely wonderful food in addition to some rest and relaxation. Along withRead more

Personal Development And How It Can Help You In Life

Personal development is something you should work on if you’d like the quality of your life to be better. Once you start working towards living a better and more healthy life, you will notice the benefits almost immediately. Here are a few things that can be done to assist you. Make a list of goals that you know you can reach in the near future. Don’t just make some kind of a large goal that’s going to take you quiteRead more

Personal Development: The Art of Self-Discipline

When it comes to the field of personal development the key focus is on inspiration and motivation. We all struggle with the motivation part and even inspiration on some days. The leaders of the personal development movement have the false belief that people can and need to be externally motivated to create a better life for themselves. I don’t believe that for a moment. If we want something bad enough, you betcha we’ll work for it. It has been myRead more

Personal Development: Learning to Like Myself

Wow, ya’ll it’s been a LONG day … and on long days I can drift into the dark side of negativity if not careful. Know what I mean? Anyway, today’s topic is a good one and one I struggled with for many years. I know you’ve heard me or someone else say that if you can’t like yourself and always speak negatively about yourself, you attract that behavior from others toward yourself.  After all if you don’t like you, whyRead more

Do You Need a Personal Coach?

There was a time when the only people who had personal coaches were famous celebrities or those who were in dire need of counseling for different issues; physical fitness, financial planning, or everyday life. But in the last few years, having a personal coach has become much more common. Today, coaches specialize in career development, personal development, health and wellness, and so on.  But what should you expect from a coach? People may need the help of a personal coachRead more

Learning to Feel Good About Yourself

One of the best gifts you can give yourself it to love yourself. When you don’t feel good about yourself, you can unknowingly create a lot of problems for yourself. Your work starts to suffer, and your relationships start to suffer. After all, if you don’t feel good about yourself, how can other people? You attract what you send out. Here are some tips to help you start feeling better about yourself so that you can start living life again.Read more

Developing a New You

Personal development can mean many things depending on where you are in life. You may decide to work on your interpersonal relationships, develop new talents or even a new career. One aspect of personal development is one that many people desire the development of improved health, fitness and looks. Below, you will find a few tips that will help you get started toward a healthier, fabulous you! Health If you are one of the many people who put off medicalRead more

How To Reach Your Goals

Everyone needs goals in life. Goals can help us improve our way of life, relationships, and finances. Setting goals is easy enough, but the real challenge is staying motivated to reach them. How can you reach your goals? The first step in reaching your goals is to overcome fear of failure. It’s okay to not hit the mark every time.  If you start out thinking you’ll never make it, guess what?  You’re right.  Henry Ford said “whether you believe youRead more

Family And Personal Development

Your family and friends can either be a great resource to your own personal development or they can be detrimental to your growth. And you probably know which category your family is in. When I speak about family, I generally consider these to be people who are related to you and with whom you have close contact. They can include your mother, father, siblings, grandparents, uncles, aunts, cousins, etc. Your own children as well as your spouse or life partnerRead more

Encouraging Personal Development in Your Children

Even though most adults will not admit or comprehend it, their children often feel a high level of stress, just like they do. Starting at a very young age, children will begin to become more self-aware. Often while they are developing effective, or ineffective, coping mechanisms in an effort to understand who they are, what is going on around them, and how they fit into the world they find themselves. With the right tools, children can create their own personalRead more