Being realistic encourages mediocrity. Mediocrity is an average - and nothing new, inspiring or innovative comes from what already is. There are far too many people that lower their personal expectations because they choose to think 'realistically'. Now, don't get me wrong, all things take time and I don't believe in irrational thinking. You cannot turn … Continue reading Why Being Unrealistic is The Perfect Strategy
Great article – invest in your people and build a community!
This post is in partnership with Entrepreneur. The article below was originally published at Entrepreneur.com.
By Coppy Holzman, Entrepreneur
Modern society gives some great rewards to entrepreneurs who find what people need and want, and provide it. This exchange is a huge part to the free market philosophy that has led to much prosperity (although unfortunately not for everyone). Successful business people are well rewarded for their ability to provide what society wants. Sometimes these people make for good philanthropists, even if many are still stingy with their wealth.
Charitable acts are performed without the expectation of direct financial gain, but they certainly are not without their own rewards. Here are four of the major ways that successful business people, and even you, can benefit by giving to charitable causes.
1. Building respect and a good reputation in the community.
A company’s leaders can identify needs…
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It's so easy fall into a negative trail of thought when things don't go as planned. You have a vision and you're so passionate about pursuing it that you forget one, very crucial, thing. You can't control what life throws at you! Yes, it can be annoying. Yes, the plan may not go smoothly. … Continue reading Some Daily Motivation
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=aN7lt0CYwHg I'm pretty certain that I've raved about this video since it was first broadcasted a few weeks ago. I love that this encourages all women (regardless of their age, size or background) to get involved in sport. I definitely believe that, as women, we should take the time to incorporate sport into our … Continue reading This Girl Can & You Can Too
Sometimes, it's really hard to continue pursuing a goal when you're no longer in the mood. I used to think that determination was ever lasting... I set a goal and I'll always do everything in my power to achieve it! I've now realised that determination has to be fought for. It's so easy to get things … Continue reading Determination: Fight for it