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7 Things You Need To Know To Get Out Of Your Comfort Zone

7 Things You Need to Know About Getting Out of Your Comfort Zone

Everybody knows how to say it. “You’ve get out of your comfort zone. That’s where the magic happens.” r

6 Obstacles Keeping You From Pursuing Your Passion (and How to Overcome Them)

6 Obstacles Keeping You From Pursuing Your Passion (and How to Overcome Them)

You have something to say — a story to tell, emotions to stir, imaginations to captivate. But there are obstacles that stand in the way of your success. It’s a lot easier to talk about pursuing your passion than it is to actually do it. r

The Top 10 Motivational Good Reads

10 Motivational Good Reads

With all of this in mind, here are my picks for motivational books that have some diversity but that may spark something in you. If one of them does, settle into it exclusively. r

10 Habits That Will Make You Happy Today (Even If Life Isn't Going Your Way)

10 Habits That Will Make You Happy Today (Even If Life Isn’t Going Your Way)

Here are ten of the best habits from my research to help you become happier today – even if your life feels like it’s in the dumps. r

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Two Questions that Guided My Journey from Poverty to Yale

Four years ago, I was surviving on food stamps and living in one of the poorest, crime-ridden communities in Atlanta. Two months from now, I will be graduating from Yale University with a 3.9 GPA and no debt.

These are the two questions that guided my journey from living poverty to graduating from Yale. r

Why You Should Break The Rules Of Mindfulness

Why You Should Break The Rules of Mindfulness

Believing that mindfulness or meditation practice needs to be formal and structured is a trap. r