A person without a purpose is usually not happy or content. They are constantly looking for excuses to justify not doing anything with their lives. They don't have any direction because they think the world owes them something. And they explain everything wrong with their life by trying to find a way out. That does not mean it's intentional. No one sets out to live a life … [Read more...] about Add Purpose to Your Life With These Strategies
People tend to wonder if their life is headed in the right direction when things aren't going well for them. That presupposes that people enjoy a sense of ease when life goes well for them. They don't feel the need to question their life when things are going well. They flow with events and don't hesitate because things work. A life without direction is like a ship … [Read more...] about 5 Ways to Tell You’re Headed in the Right Direction in Life
Being in a leadership position can test your communication skills. You have to be able to connect with others, so you can work together to reach your common goals. If you think you may need some help in this area, you have plenty of company. Almost 57% of employees report being given inadequate directions, and 69% of managers say they’re uncomfortable communicating with … [Read more...] about Essential Communications Skills That Leaders Need
The greatest blind spot we all have is ourselves. We don’t know ourselves that well. We certainly don’t see ourselves the way others do. Truly knowing yourself might be one of the greatest challenges you’ll ever face. But it’s a challenge worth pursuing. Knowing yourself better has so many benefits. You become better at managing yourself and your life. Ask … [Read more...] about Who Are You? 14 Self-Knowledge Questions to Ask Yourself
Whether you’ve already lost your job through down-sizing, redundancy, or any other reason, or if you’re under threat to lose your job, your first thoughts run from blind panic to anger, desperation, and all points in between, especially if you have a family and all the commitments that go with it. It’s especially daunting if you’ve been in that position for a long time and … [Read more...] about Why Losing Your Job Could be a Good Thing!