Post #103. Emily Esfahani Smith on Living a Meaningful Life

Just saw a TED talk by the author & researcher Emily Esfahani Smith about meaning vs. happiness. This is a summary.  We are pursuing happiness which makes us unhappy... Many feel hopeless... depressed & isolated... Can the constant feed of news, the constant comparison on social media and the addiction to technology have anything to do … Continue reading Post #103. Emily Esfahani Smith on Living a Meaningful Life

Post #102. The Dreamer & The Doer – How Are They Getting Along?

"Potential unexpressed turns into pain." - Robin Sharma "The longer you live a ‘safe’ life, the more your goals, potential, and any sense that your life has meaning all fade away and eventually seem beyond reach. You’ve consigned your soul to Part X. The only way to take it back is to identify what’s really … Continue reading Post #102. The Dreamer & The Doer – How Are They Getting Along?

Post #101. How to Shape Our Destiny With Less Stress & More Certainty

"It is in your moments of decision that your destiny is shaped." - Tony Robbins *** Hi! Hope you're doing great. Being focused... Being kind... Staying true. Hope you're focusing on what matters most in your life... Life's too short to focus on anything else... But I must admit, many times it's difficult to see … Continue reading Post #101. How to Shape Our Destiny With Less Stress & More Certainty

Post #98. The Little Seed & The Big Tree

Once there was a Little Seed on an field. He was jumping around, feeling small and lonely... The Little Seed felt so little that he hid himself behind a rock, so that no one could see how little he was. "I'm so small... Useless... I will never amount to anything... I'm just a seed. A … Continue reading Post #98. The Little Seed & The Big Tree

Post #96. Place Joy & Success in Your Immediate Control Zone

Why is it so hard for us to know what we want in life?  I had a conversation yesterday with a woman in her 50's. With a sad look in her face, which turned into a little laugh while shrugging her shoulders, she told me "I still don't know what I want to do with my … Continue reading Post #96. Place Joy & Success in Your Immediate Control Zone

Post #95. Analysis Paralysis

Analysis Paralysis is when we procrastinate on making a decision because we have “too many options” and want to make the “right decision”. I believe this will be a great challenge in our age of infinite possibilities. It feels like we are sort of waking up to our innate capacity as human beings to become … Continue reading Post #95. Analysis Paralysis

Post #94. The 4 Essential Skills For Reaching any Destination

"If you have built castles in the air, your work need not be lost; that is where they should be. Now put the foundations under them."  - Henry David Thoreau I’ve been wanting to summarise what I believe to be the keys to reaching a goal or a purpose in life. I’ve thought about it … Continue reading Post #94. The 4 Essential Skills For Reaching any Destination