How to Lead a Purpose-Driven Life

How to Lead a Purpose-Driven Life

“Efforts and courage are not enough without purpose and direction.”  — John F. Kennedy Leading a Life Filled with Purpose We all have hopes and aspirations for our lives. We think about the kind of car we want to drive, the job we want to have, or the home we want to live in. We have loose-knit goals that we’ve …

Top 7 Habits to Help Boost Productivity

Top 7 Habits to Help Boost Productivity

“Productivity is never an accident. It is always the result of a commitment to excellence, intelligent planning, and focused effort.” — Paul J. Meyer Boosting your Productivity If you’re like most other people in the world, then you can use a boost to your productivity. For whatever reason, you get sidetracked. Things seem to interrupt your day and you have …

Top 10 Rich Habits What the 1% Do Differently

Top 10 Rich Habits: What the 1% Do Differently

“Your net worth to the world is usually determined by what remains after your bad habits are subtracted from your good ones.” — Benjamin Franklin Developing Rich Habits The 1%: glorified by the media, touted by corporations, and cultivated in elite social circles, the global personification of the rich is nothing new. Ever since the dawn of modern economies, the …

Overcoming Writer's Block by Building Better Habits

Overcoming Writer’s Block by Building Better Habits

“I learned never to empty the well of my writing, but to stop when there was still something there in the deep part of the well, and let it refill at night from the springs that fed it.” — Ernest Hemingway What is Writer’s Block? One of the greatest hurdles that writers have had since the dawn of the written …

How to Harness the Pareto Principle

How to Harness the Pareto Principle

“Success depends upon previous preparation, and without such preparation, there is sure to be failure.” — Confucius  Understanding the Pareto Principle The Pareto Principle – also known as the 80/20 rule and the law of the vital few – states that 80% of the results come from 20% of the causes. The principle was named after Vilfredo Pareto, an Italian economist who …