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Understanding yourself
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Understanding yourself

“If you follow the classical pattern, you are understanding the routine, the tradition, the shadow – you are not understanding yourself.”  – Bruce Lee Many persons are at a conclusion that they know and understand themselves, but would you agree?  Every day is a learning experience, every day you learn something about yourself even when you aren’t aware.  There is no test you can take that will let you fully understand yourself within the day.  What you can do however, is take every situation thrown at you and choose one thing that you can imitate or discard of as it relates to your personality.  What do I mean?  Well let’s examine some scenarios. Relationships Intimate Look at your significant other and state five things you love about ...
Step out of your comfort zone
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Step out of your comfort zone

“Life begins at the end of your comfort zone” It’s sad when someone gives up on their dreams and more often than not, many of us throw in the towel for good way too early. Many times we end up in situations and we begin to bicker and get miserable forgetting one important point, we are the only ones that are holding ourselves back. There are many people right now that are intimidated by you because they know your potential, they see what you can become. Instead of discovering and capitalizing on our talent, we keep it in reserve until we lose it. After conducting my research I found that one in every five respondents stated that situations change and their dream of becoming the next big thing gets placed on the top of the bookshelf. “My child comes first.” “I'm getting ...
No revenge is the best revenge
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No revenge is the best revenge

There have been many cases where we as women let hurt and jealousy take control of us all because someone we truly cared about failed to fulfill their duties. Just imagine loving someone, doing the best for them at all times; then realizing that their time and attention is focused on someone who doesn't even notice them? Hurtful, right? It is a shame but most of us has gone through this at one point in our lives. I'm not going to tell you to get over it because it happens to the best of us, because trust me, it is not that easy. What I will suggest to you is that you consider this post The best revenge is no revenge. Move on. Be happy. Ask yourself if whatever this person did will matter in five years? I know for a fact that your answer will be no; do not spend more than 5 ...
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Small steps leads to big results

Big changes start with small steps We often time forget that no one achieves success overnight; whether we realize or not, each decision we make is leading up to the big thing, success. Consider Maya, a young woman who is trying to lose weight throughout the course of the year. Maya attends the gym and does cardio for 45 minutes 5 days each week. Combined with working out, she has a strict yet nutritious and balanced diet that is designed to make her feel fuller longer. With her consistency and dedication, Maya loses 50 pounds in 2019. Maya, in the scenario stated above took the necessary steps in order to achieve her ultimate goal. From taking the first step to sign up for the gym then buying the healthy ingredients she did it! Now, it's our time. Forget about ge...
Successful Mindset: 5 ways to develop it
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Successful Mindset: 5 ways to develop it

If at first you don't succeed (first you don't succeed),Dust yourself off, and try againYou can dust it off and try again, try againCause if at first you don't succeed (first you don't succeed),Dust yourself off, and try againYou can dust it off and try again, dust yourself off and try again, try again Do the words above sound similar? That is the chorus for Aaliyah's Try Again. I was listening to the song yesterday and it lead me into this article. Specifically developing and maintaining a successful mindset. As entrepreneurs, we know that we did not reach this level overnight. We went through the jungle and back just to be where we are now. But the drive that brought us through the numerous faces of defeat, where did it come from? Better yet, how can we help others to develo...
Top 30 Boss Women Quotes
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Top 30 Boss Women Quotes

For the longest while, I have seen quotes all over my social media and had no idea what a great impact it would have on me a few years later. They had helped shaped my vision on my business and help keep my goals aligned. Thus, based on my research and my flavor, I have put together 30 of my favorite boss woman quotes. NB: PLEASE NOTE THAT THESE ARE MY TOP 30 ALL TIME BOSS WOMEN FAV'S. THESE IMAGES OR QUOTES DO NOT BELONG TO ME NOR D'ORANDAE. We don't accept negative vibes here. Move along. 2. You did not wake up today to be mediocre 3. I never lose. I either win or learn. 4. Strong women don't have 'attitudes', we have standards. 5. "I've always done whatever I want and always been exactly who I am."~ Billie Eilish 6. On a mission to build an e...
What to Do After You’ve Been Involuntarily Separated  From Your Job?
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What to Do After You’ve Been Involuntarily Separated From Your Job?

As awesome as it is to have a good job, there might come a day when they don't see the reason to keep you around anymore. You may be laid off, your position may be made redundant or you may be terminated for any and every reason. Whatever the case is, you have been involuntarily separated from your job; you have no plans for your life but to work until retirement age. It is easy to cast blame on the company, even worse, yourself after you have been fired. It's almost like a break-up in which one hope of stability or some routine has been disrupted, destroyed. You might start to beat yourself up for not doing enough to keep your job or not focusing on personal development while you were employed. This article was written to assist persons in this current situation in how to ...
Top 20: Monday Motivational Quotes
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Top 20: Monday Motivational Quotes

Mondays have by far been the hardest day for me, especially working a 9-5, running a business, having a "life" and meeting with clients for a separate business function. Let's also remember that I am currently pursuing my Master's Degree in Human Resources which is another level of "Girlllllll how are you even still breathing in all of that?" Monday Motivational Quotes have been inspiring me to put my best self forward no matter what. I've come to realize that being sluggish and selfish to yourself only hurts you in the long run. Just as how we put much attention in the care of our body, we need to take care of our mental and emotional state just as well. Allow the following 20 quotes to be a start in your new journey. Monday is a state of mind. Put on your positive pants and get...
Top 25 | Success Quotes
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Top 25 | Success Quotes

Google has over one million definitions of success. However, between all those definitions, we can agree that success means never giving up despite obstacles and many failures. What do you think the greatest minds who ever lived has to say about success? Let's consider 25 quotes about success. The key to success is to focus on goals, no obstacles. 2. "Success is not what you have but who you are" ~ Bo Bennett 3. "Failure is not the opposite of success; it's part of success." ~Arianna Huffington 4. "Behind every successful man there's a lot of unsuccessful years." ~ Bob Brown 5. Dream of success and work hard for it. 6. "Successful people have fear. Successful people have doubts. Successful people have worries. They just don't let these feelings...