Tag: personal development

How being vulnerable can transform our lives

October 6th, 2015   •   2 comments   

How being vulnerable transforms our lives Brene Brown

Courtesy of TED Talks

What do courage and joy have in common? How do we live fuller and more wholehearted lives by daring greatly?

The answers to these questions and more were answered in Daring Greatly by storytelling researcher and psychologist Dr Brené Brown. Exploring the width and depth of how we live, love and engage with one another, Daring Greatly challenges us to defy the prevailing social climate of scarcity in order to live and love more wholeheartedly.
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The Motivation Manifesto [Book Review]

June 1st, 2015   •   no comments   

Brendon Burchard Motivation Manifesto

New York Times bestselling author Brendon Burchard should know a thing or two about motivation.

Touted as a leading personal development expert, Brendon has a huge following on social media. His previous books such as The Charge (see my book review here) literally flew off the shelves.
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10 Human Drives That Make You Alive

April 26th, 2015   •   2 comments   

Brendon Burchard

Brendon Burchard (source of image)

What makes us truly alive in whatever we do? How can we lead lives brimming with energy, engagement and enthusiasm?

Enter The Charge. Subtitled “Activating the 10 Human Drives That Make You Feel Alive”, this easily read tome provides lots of fodder for anybody seeking to achieve more with life.
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Five Ways to Hack Your Life

March 15th, 2015   •   2 comments   

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Steve Jobs immortal quote (source of image)

Have you ever had a personal epiphany?

The kind where you suddenly realised that the “dream life” which you’re living may actually be a nightmare?

That what you’ve slogged countless hours, days and months of your life for may just be a big fat lie?
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Reflections from The Alchemist

September 4th, 2013   •   2 comments   

Reflections from The Alchemist

“For where your treasure is, there your heart will be also.” – Matthew 6:21

As a business blogger, I don’t often read fiction. However, I couldn’t resist picking up Paulo Coelho’s mega-bestseller The Alchemist after hearing so much about it from friends.
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