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...
Build Stuff? Here are Adam Savage’s 10 Commandments for Makers

Build Stuff? Here are Adam Savage’s 10 Commandments for Makers

  Notorious Adam Savage from “How It’s Made” give the ultimate advice he lives by when he takes on any project. Follow these 10 commandments and don’t forget to watch the full video at the end! 1. Make something. Anything! Bottom line just get going and start making something. Build, carve, cut, weld, break down, hammer, screw… Make something you’ve never seen before, make something new! Each and everyone of us is unique with a story to tell, tell that story in what you build. 2. Improve your life through your creations Got a cool idea on how to automate your life, how to make a repetive job easier? Do it! But also make stupid little fun things as well. 3. Don’t wait Stop with the excuses and just get started. You may not have all the materials and know-how but you’ll figure it out. 4. Use projects to learn new skills There is no better way to learn a new skill than through have a goal. Find a project and that will become your goal. As you make you will use all your current skills as well as give your self the opportunity to practice and learn your new skills 5. Ask for help There’s always going to be someone out there with more experience and knowledge than you. Share your wisdom and ideas and never be afraid to ask for help or feedback. As they say, 2 minds(or 3 or 4…) are better than 1! 6. Share what you know As you learn and grow you will retain tricks that can be hugely beneficial to others. Take...
6 Steps to Life Changing Meditation (Even If You’ve Never Meditated Before)

6 Steps to Life Changing Meditation (Even If You’ve Never Meditated Before)

Hundreds of studies have shown that daily meditation has a huge impact on reducing stress and depression, increasing happiness, and improving overall health and success. With all the proof available it’s still a very under utilized practice. From personal experience, this lack of action isn’t from pure laziness but simply the lack of know-how. I always wanted to try to meditate but felt a bit overwhelmed and didn’t know where to start. Turns out it’s not that complicated and can be done in 6 easy steps and in 20 mins or less. This specific meditation is considered Dynamic, rather than passive, as you will be actively engaged, visualizing, and going through mental exercises. The 6 steps have been laid out with brief explanation to get you familiar with the process. At the end there is a guided video that we recommend you go through during your first meditation(you can use it during all future meditations as well). Let’s get started 6 Step’s to Daily Meditation Click “Next” to get started. Step 1: Connection (1-2 Minutes) This step is all about connecting yourself to your surroundings and feeling as “one”. Researchers have proven we are more happy when we are a part of something and when we are connected. Here you can start by feeling your deep connections with your friends and family, with your home, then start expanding out to your neighborhood, your city, your state, your country, the universe! Step 2: Gratitude (3-4 minutes) Here you express thanks for 10 things in your life that happened within the last 24 hours. This can be from any aspect of...