Mindset

The 10,000 Hour Rule, Why You Should Ignore It And What You Should Do Instead (especially if you’re in midlife).

What if you could become an expert at anything you wanted? Football, chess, astronomy, you name it. There’s just one little catch. You’d need to devote about 10,000 hours to get there. To put that into perspective, 10,000 hours is the equivalent of three hours every day for ten years. It’s the 10,000 hour rule …

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Maybe It’s Time To Be Honest About The Reason You Keep Failing.

“Most people miss opportunity because it is dressed in overalls and looks like work.” Thomas A. Edison Do you complain about the way things are in your world? Maybe you haven’t progressed as much as you thought you would in your career. Or perhaps you have great ideas but never had the time to bring …

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Your Clock Is Ticking Down. What Are You Going To Do?

Just imagine that scientific advances meant you stopped ageing at twenty-five. Yes, I know you’re probably way past that already but just humour me for a minute. A twenty-five-year-old body sounds pretty good, right? But there’s just one small catch. On your 25th birthday, your life clock literally starts ticking down, from that point you …

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Why Do You Love Bad News So Much? How To Resist The Effect Of This Powerful Mental Bias.

I read somewhere that we can have up to 60,000 thoughts a day and that about 98% of them are the same thoughts we had yesterday. The more alarming statistic, however, was that about 80% of those thoughts are negative. I knew that we tend to focus on the negative but had no idea that …

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Do Your Dreams Feel Out Of Reach? Maybe You’re Lacking This One Thing.

When was the last time you sat and complained about something in your life? What was it this time? Was it your job and how frustrated you are? Or maybe it was about your relationship because there’s no longer any excitement. Perhaps it was about about all the things you wish you could do but …

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Why Not You? Why Not Now?

‘Whether you think you can, or you think you can’t … you’re right.’ Henry Ford. When was the last time you talked yourself out of going for something you wanted because it just wasn’t you? What did the voice in your head say? Was it something like: ‘You’re not smart enough.’ ‘You’re no athlete.’ ‘Only people …

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Could Your Thoughts Be Holding You Back? A Midlife Wake-Up Call.

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“Progress is impossible without change, and those who cannot change their minds cannot change anything.” George Bernard Shaw How do you feel about your life? Are you happy and fulfilled or does it fall way short of that? What do you tell yourself each day? Are they things that motivate you to keep moving forward, …

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5 Insidious Thoughts Holding You Back In Midlife And How To Eliminate Them.

I remember turning forty and not really knowing what to expect. When I got out of bed that day, there was no great fanfare but neither was there a portent of doom. It felt just like any other day. But a curious thing happened as the years went by. I couldn’t tell you exactly when …

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