Author Archives: Barrie Davenport

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self improvement

10 Things People With Passion Do Differently

These are people who have a passion. They’ve uncovered that something (or several somethings) that has made them come alive. r

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20 Simple Ways to Stoke Your Self-Confidence

You can have self-confidence.

It all starts with the belief that with practice, change and growth are not only possible, they are inevitable.

It starts with a willingness to view yourself and the world differently. r

self improvement

20 Bad Things We Do In Private

When we are in the privacy of our homes, it’s easy to slip into these actions and thoughts because there’s no one there to remind us, filter us, or judge us — except our families whom we often take for granted. We expect them to love us in spite of our bad behaviors. r

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10 Ways Low Self-Confidence Shackles You

It’s a lonely and depressing feeling to know what you want, to dream of living a better life, and maybe even to believe you could make it happen, if only . . . if only you had self-confidence. r

how to be happy

10 Things You Can Do Right Now to Uncover Your Life Passion

We look at these passionate people and wish we could have just a sliver of what they have. They certainly provide anecdotal evidence that life passion is something worth pursuing. r

bad habits

8 Reasons Why You Fail at Creating New Habits

Creating a new habit is hard.

It’s so hard that we fail at it repeatedly.

We begin with great intentions, but inevitably we begin to slack off and ultimately drop the habit altogether.

And that does a number on our self-esteem. We feel like losers. So we pretend we don’t really need the habit — that we never wanted it in the first place. r