Legal and Illegal Addictive Drugs and Substances – Does Someone You Care About Have a Problem

Legal and Illegal Addictive Drugs and Substances - Does Someone You Care About Have a ProblemAre you wondering what some of the most addictive drugs are? We often think about illegal drugs, but we should also consider the daily ones that we indulge in. These three substances are nicotine, caffeine and alcohol.

Nicotine is the active component of cigarettes and cigars. Ethyl Alcohol is found in gin, beer, rum and many favorite drinks. Caffeine is in coffee Continue Reading »

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New Year Resolutions Don’t Work

New Year Resolutions Don't WorkRichard Wiseman, a UK professor, studied people making New Year’s resolutions and found that:

88 % of people failed to keep their resolutions. 75 % of people failed after one week

This means that most New Year resolutions do not work, except for a minority of people. What stops you achieving your resolutions? There are two main reasons.

1: Your resolutions are just too big.

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Take Control of Your Destiny! Take a Test to Find Out If Your Mindset is Business Oriented!

Take Control of Your Destiny! Take a Test to Find Out If Your Mindset is Business Oriented!There two types of mindsets to achieving the destiny — job and business oriented mindsets. Let check what kind of person YOU are. Please be honest to yourself, and choose the one of the following formulas of the mindset that is close to your personality.

1. I will work hard to get money and then I will do this and that

Or

2. I will set my goal and then will Continue Reading »

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2008 New Years Resolutions – 6 Time-Tested Tips To Help You Achieve Them

2008 New Years Resolutions - 6 Time-Tested Tips To Help You Achieve ThemThe celebration of the New Year is among the oldest of all holidays and along with it comes the tradition of setting New Year’s resolutions. No matter where you look, whether it’s TV, magazines or even online, it seems there is an amazing amount of information on how to set New Year’s resolutions.

These goals or resolutions traditionally go into effect on New Year’s Day and remain Continue Reading »

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Ways to Cope With an Alcoholic Family Member

Ways to Cope With an Alcoholic Family MemberIf you suspect a family member may have a drinking problem, it is probably affecting everyone in your home. If a spouse is drinking too much, they may be neglecting the children, or worse, mistreating them with abuse. If an adolescent or adult child is the one with the drinking problem, it may deflect the attention of the parents from siblings to the troubled child, it may result in dangerous situations, Continue Reading »

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Become a Strong and Productive Woman For 2009 – Here’s How!

Become a Strong and Productive Woman For 2009 - Here's How!The new year is an excellent time to become the type of woman you’ve always wished to be. It only takes a few steps to transform yourself into an empowering, strong, and productive individual. You can get things done, make firm and decisive decisions, and make your dreams a reality. Here’s how:

1. Taking Action Now!

You want to re-enforce the power of taking action by telling yourself Continue Reading »

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3 Goal Setting Steps You Must Take to Be Successful

3 Goal Setting Steps You Must Take to Be SuccessfulDo you want to be successful? Have you written down what you want but in the end you fail to achieve it? This is a common situation that most people are facing. They write down what they want on a piece of paper, but they fail to achieve it in the end. Why is this so? One of the common reasons for this is because most people are not determined and committed toward their goals.

If you are serious in making Continue Reading »

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How Changing Your Life Is Possible When You Are Willing to Commit to Action

How Changing Your Life Is Possible When You Are Willing to Commit to Action“You can do it.” You hear that statement a lot. You are sitting with your friends or family and you find yourself talking about all of the things you want to accomplish and all of the ways you wish the world was different and you hear the standard response: “You can do it.” It’s easy to dismiss that statement as simply the consolation of a close companion.

But hidden deep within that Continue Reading »

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Overcoming Alcohol and Depression in Your Life

Overcoming Alcohol and Depression in Your LifeOne of the effects of alcoholism is depression. It can be brought to an end. I don’t have any kind of personal experience with alcoholics anonymous (AA) but I have read some articles about it. I have read articles on how some people achieved sobriety through Alcoholics Anonymous. The book written by Wilson and other members called ‘The Big Book’, (Alcoholics Anonymous) contains true stories of men and women Continue Reading »

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How Feedback Can Help You Succeed

How Feedback Can Help You SucceedAs an executive coach, I often encourage leaders to get feedback as a way of getting ahead. Yet I’ve noticed that many leaders think all 360s feedback is alike, and they gauge their value based on a limited view of what feedback really has to offer.

When you get high quality feedback, you gain a tremendous advantage. By seeing yourself as others see you, suddenly you realize where, Continue Reading »

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