Monthly Archives: October 2019

Why the Influence of Your Closest 5 are Key to Your Success

When I first heard the saying ‘you become the average of the 5 people you’re closest to’, I instantly knew there was a lot of truth to it. Thinking back at some of my earlier friendships, I don’t remember ever … r

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6 Competences Peak Performers Possess

There are more similarities than differences between people “who make it” and the rest of us. I am sure that you know these successful businesswomen, and when you compare them with yourself, you cannot positively see a difference. You might … r

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The 4 Skills of Highly Successful People That Nobody Talks About

Modern businesses are acutely aware of the measure of success or failure. Ultimately, we’re all classified as one or the other and it’s fair to say most of us would prefer to be put in the “successful” group. But how … r

Music for Language Learning: Best Practices

Whether you’re studying for fun, or to pursue a career in trade, diplomacy or translation, learning a language can be one of the most challenging and one of the most rewarding things you’ll ever do. Several studies have pointed out … r

The ONE Secret Trick to Kill Negative Thinking Immediately

Do you ever have those bad days where your thoughts are just so negative all day long, everything feels like it’s too much for one person to handle. You obsessively question every decision you’ve ever made in your life, every … r

The Power of Comparison: Tackling 7 Common Mistakes

‘It’s all relative!’ A familiar, throwaway phrase but one with huge relevance to how we assess ourselves, other people and external objects.  The fact is we’re hard wired to make comparisons as a way of bringing meaning to the world … r