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How to Succeed if You are “Not that Smart”

Here are 5 people who were thought to be failures.  Do they fit the mold of a “successful person”? You decide Never formally finishing high school after being arrested for selling drugs, he was thought to be a complete failure. … r

How To Combat Addiction With Your Mind

When people hear that I use hypnotherapy to combat addiction, their minds bring up a host of misconceptions. Associations formed via old school hypnotist shows – with a lot of hand waving and volunteers acting like monkeys – are difficult … r

How to Make The Rest of 2018 Successful By Quitting These 6 Toxic Habits

It’s more halfway through the year…would you consider 2018 a massive success? A failure? Or a lot like the last year and the year before that?  If you’re wanting more out of life you don’t need to wait until 2019. … r

4 Tips to Raise a Confident Kid

It’s easier, today, for a 10-year-old kid to set up a Facebook account than to learn how to speak up for themselves.  Two of my girlfriends were kindergarten and school teachers, and I’m kind of familiar with the abuse kids … r

Daily Changes to Boost Your Self-Confidence

It is important to know that self-confidence and self-esteem are very similar to each other. So, when you’re doing tasks to improve your self-confidence, your self-esteem will build as well. You don’t need to engage in separate tasks to build … r

Death is not a Dirty Word: Living with Grief

After my husband died, I remember all the awkward moments when people avoided me – at my office, on the street and even friends who were uncomfortable talking about it.  At times I felt like I had a disease, and … r