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Bigger Is Not Always Better

Bigger Is Not Always Better

Most of us grew up believing that in business, the larger your company grew, the better for all concerned. It still seems to be the prevailing sentiment among the business community, despite thousands of examples of companies that have grown too fast, too soon – then failed. When I first desk in a one bedroom apartment. I was overjoyed when my business grew to over 30 employees in just three years. It was great for my ego, I found, but bad for my soul.

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Nobody Cares If You Fail

Nobody Cares If You Fail

I used think that if I failed at something, I would be left walking around with a big, red F stamped my forehead. Everybody would be whispering behind my back, and I had be the laughing stock of the city.

But the first time a business of mine failed, I found most people didn’t really care. Even my family stopped talking about it after a relatively short period of time. This taught me that most people are so wrapped up in their own lives, they really don’t have time to worry about anyone else trial and tribulations. There’s no room left on their emotional disk for much less than what they are struggling with each day.

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Loved Ones Can Be Your Worst Enemy

Loved Ones Can Be Your Worst Enemy

People who love you can be the biggest obstacles from pursuing your dream. They want to protect you from failure, and not incidentally, protect themselves.

They will warn you that starting a small business is too risky. “Don’t you know that three out of four businesses fail?” Or, “You can’t quit your job, what about your pension, what about our health insurance?”

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Making Decisions

Making Decisions

How important is making a decision and doing something now?

A few years back, I had to help a friend to open his shop. Trusting me, he passed the main door key to me but I forgot totally about returning the key to him the next day. The key was in my hand for a week.

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How To Achieve Your Goals

How To Achieve Your Goals

We have to admit that we have a lot of “goals” that we want to be achieving in life. That’s a fact. Some of us may have achieved the goals, and some of us may not. To those who have not achieved your goals, have you thought about the reasons that’s preventing you from achieving what you want out of life? There got to be reasons to it.

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Inspirational Story: Message From God

Inspirational Story: Message From God

This is yet another wonderful inspirational story shared by a friend. I hope this story can spark some love in your heart.

The Brick

A young and successful executive was traveling down a neighborhood street, going a bit too fast in his new Jaguar. He was watching for kids darting out from between parked cars and slowed down when he thought he saw something. As his car passed, no children appeared. Instead, a brick smashed into the Jaguar’s side door! He slammed on the brakes and backed the Jag back to the spot where the brick had been thrown.

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Think Out Of The Box And Change Yourself Now

Think Out Of The Box And Change Yourself Now

Not so long ago I received a mail from a friend on thinking out of the box. Just, what is thinking out of the box and how it can help you in changing your life? If you don’t know what is thinking out of the box, in simple term, it means thinking differently.

The following moral and ethical dilemma type of question ( the mail I received ) that was once actually used as part of a job application process illustrates the point clearly.

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How To Overcome Depression

How To Overcome Depression

One of the common problem I often discover from some of those who confide to me is their unrealized suicidal wish. I can understand other people’s problem because most of the time I have experienced what they share with me. Suicidal thinking can be caused by many reasons. Experiences like breaking up in a relationship, the death of someone who is dearest to us, loosing jobs or even simply because of some problem at home can be the cause for it.

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