Light the fire of motivation within you

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Of course, motivation will make things happen and you will feel much better when you are motivated. But many of us mistake motivation as something that can be pushed. In the end, it just exhausts our mental instead of boosting our spirit.

At its core, motivation is simply a form of emotion. And like other kinds of emotions like anger, sadness, or happiness, motivation can be triggered. As an example, when you really like a person, you don’t need the motivation to try getting them to like you too. You just jump at it at every opportunity!

Instead of trying…

Without even showing it up

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Being smart doesn’t necessarily mean you will make it in life, but it sure doesn’t hurt if you are smart. There isn’t one definitive way to describe what smartness encompasses. For this article’s sake, let’s assume that a smart person is intelligent while also having a high emotional aptitude.

It doesn’t always mean that you need a high IQ and capable in many aspects of life. This includes being self and socially aware and empathic and knowing how to manage your emotions.

Let’s say that you want to flaunt your smartness. Not in an arrogant way but merely to assert…

The foundation of financial freedom lies in your mind!

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Do you know that you can be successful and wealthy like the people you envy? What if it’s not your debt or income but your head that’s holding you back?

Your relationship with money is the same as your relationship with your friends. You want to have a lot of money, but you doubt yourself. So, how can money trust you to keep them if you don’t even believe in yourself?

We are born in this society, telling us the myth about money; money doesn’t grow on trees, money is the root of all evil, it is selfish to want…


It’s not easy, but you can do it

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If there were one thing more difficult than all, it would be mastering self-discipline. When we can discipline ourselves, everything else will seem to fall in place easily, including productivity and happiness. However, this is easier said than done. Self-discipline is something most of us struggle with. To help you with that, here are my tips for you to master self-discipline.

Identify your goal

The single most crucial step in your journey to mastering self-discipline is to identify a clear goal that is motivating enough for you to pursue it. A good goal has to come from yourself and represent what you would…

Always keep your writing desire on fire!

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No matter how much you tell yourself that you enjoy writing and love the joy of finishing a paragraph, page, or story, sometimes the hardest struggle is to keep the motivation to write. Even the best writers and most successful authors have one of those days when they sit in front of a blank page, willing the words to magically appear. If you have experienced this feeling, know that you are not alone.

We have here some simple and effective ways to motivate yourself to write. …

Keep updating on the latest marketing ideas

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Like many other skills and aspects of business, there is so much you can learn about marketing from books. Whether you’re a newcomer or expert in this industry, we think you will benefit from reading one or two more marketing books. Many of the world’s best marketers are sharing their knowledge and experiences through written words, packaged neatly as books. Why not take up their wisdom to improve your marketing skill?

Not all of these books are categorized as ‘marketing books,’ but everything on this list is perfect for marketers, entrepreneurs, and anyone in the business world. Just have an…

It’s never too late to start

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Marketing is a very dynamic topic. With the rapid growth of the internet, technology, and social media, marketing strategies have been evolving even at a faster rate. A strategy that works today may not be working anymore next year. Therefore, it’s very important for us to keep updated on the most current marketing trends.

With the new decade just started, here are 5 of the most popular marketing trends in 2020. We have seen all of them gradually develop, but this year will certainly be when they truly take the spotlight among marketers.

Insight-Driven Marketing

As AI plays an increasingly major role…

“Everybody is talented, original, and has something important to say!” — Brenda Ueland

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Reading and writing are two inseparable things. If you want to be a better reader, you need to know the craft of writing. Likewise, if you’re going to be a better writer, read more. Not only will you learn about different writing styles and how published writers achieve their success, but books are also a great source of inspiration to boost your motivation and grit.

But what books should you read? Which ones will give you the best writing advice that you can immediately implement?

Well, if you don’t know where to start, we are here to help! Here are…

Don’t let your brain ageing

Keep your brain sharp
Keep your brain sharp
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It is a frightening yet an inevitable fact of life that the human body will deteriorate as we age. This includes the functions of our joints, lungs, bones and, unfortunately, our brain.

However, that is not to say that we cannot do anything to mitigate that effect. There are some ‘tricks’ to preserve our mental ability and keep it churning just as effectively.

So, are you ready to make some easy lifestyle changes and keep your mind sharp even as the years go by? …

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Have you got a moment when you flashback through your traveling memories, you only remembered the good pictures you took, but no memorable stories to make you smile?

If you do, maybe you have to try traveling in a different way.

You travel just to visit places everyone else visits. You want to have pictures at famous places to show in your Instagram account. In the end, you forget to discover what the locals’ life is like.

“The traveler sees what he sees, the tourist sees what he has come to see” — Gilbert K. Chesterton

Traveling like locals are…

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