7 Useful Lessons That Will Change The Rest of Your Life

7 Useful Lessons That Will Change The Rest of Your Life

Before You Read: Due to multiple questions on further details for specific steps, and to avoid going into too much detail, I’ve provided a link after each lesson to the best detailed source if you are interested in learning more. — It’s no surprise that as you grow older you gain a wealth of knowledge from experiences and challenges along the way.  Instead of waiting a lifetime we’ve gone ahead and gathered a few top lesson that will truly change the rest of your life. Let’s get started with a very important, yet easy to implement… 1. Listen more than you talk This may sound stupid and obvious but it’s one of the most important things I’ve learned over the years. Everyone loves talking, but few actually listen. There is a endless amount of facts and experiences in this world and if you take the time let others pour out their wisdom you will truly become a ball of knowledge. Source: The-Baby-Bible.com 2. Hang out with smart, successful people Many people want to be the smartest person in the room, but this is not going to get you anywhere. Jim Rohn said it best, “You are the average of the 5 people you spend the most time with”. If everyone are around you is smarter and more experienced you’ll go far. Source: WordPress.com 3. Make decisions and stick to them At work or at home a true decision maker is rare. We all know a great decision maker and more than likely we look up to them. Be it your boss, parent, whatever. People that make decisions are more respected, successful, and...
10 Quotes That Will Shift Your Mindset on Failure – #9 Got Me!

10 Quotes That Will Shift Your Mindset on Failure – #9 Got Me!

1. “Don’t worry about failures, worry about the changes you miss when you don’t even try.” – Jack Canfield 2. “In order to succeed your desire for success should be greater than your fear or failure.” – Bill Cosby 3. “Failure is success in progress.” 4. “I can accept failure but I can’t accept not trying.”  – Michael Jordan 5. “Failure is the opportunity to begin again more intelligently.” – Henry Ford 6. “There is no failure expect giving up.” – Becka Schoettle 7. “I have not failed.  I’ve just found 10,000 ways that won’t work.” – Thomas A. Edison 8. “I’ve failed over & over & over again in my life & that is why I succeed.” – Michael Jordan 9. “There is only one thing that makes a dream impossible to achieve: the fear of failure.” – Paulo Coelho 10. “Failure is not falling down but refusing to get up.” – Chinese...

Have a Terrible Attitude? Here’s How To Change It

Attitude is everything. Regardless of a situations the only thing that matters is how you handle it, which ultimately comes down to your attitude. Lose your job? Are you the type that gets angry or do you get excited about the next opportunity that will come. Depending on your attitude you can take any situation and make it out to be positive or negative… It’s completely up to you. There is no benefit to dwelling on the negative so we’ve come up with X simple steps to develop and use a positive, good attitude. Let’s do it! 1. Surround yourself with people who are always positive. A famous quote states “You are the average of 5 people people you spend the most time with”. This quote applies to many areas on life but in this context it’s your attitude. You know there are friends and family of yours that always turn things negative and there are those who are always positive. Stick with the optimistic ones in your life and you will naturally become more and more like them. 2. Meditate… Wait, before you leave and think I’m getting all weird on you let me explain. Simply sitting in a quiet room or in nature will let you clear your mind and truly give you clarity in your thinking. This will let you see what’s really going on and see it’s really not that bad… Reflect on the situation, problem solve, and you will go far in life!     3. Building on #1, surround yourself with ‘things’ that can’t help but be positive. Go spend time with puppies or children...