Benjamin Franklin, inventor, statesman, writer, publisher and economist relates in his autobiography that early in his life he decided to focus on arriving at moral perfection. He made a list of 13 virtues, assigning a page to each. Under each virtue he wrote a summary that gave it fuller meaning. Then he practiced each […]
Success and Happiness
Set a Clear Vision This is the starting point to success. Think through and develop a clear vision of what exactly you want to achieve in your life. Once you have a clear vision in your mind keep it there until you have achieved what you are envisioning. A good way to do this is […]
Define Your Goal The vision you set in your mind is the ultimate goal you want to achieve. The goal starts the journey to success. Your goals should be specific, measurable, attainable, realistic and timely. They are the stepping-stones toward the realization of your vision.
Plan Your Work Work out a plan of action to reach both short and long term goals. Break down your plan into smaller tasks, or units, especially if the task is too big. Sometimes you have to take a detour or longer time to reach one of your goals. Its okay. Do it anyway. […]
Are you doing what you love? Do you remember being asked as a child “What do you want to be when you grow up”? Did you always have an answer or did it take you a few minutes to think about it? I know that I always had an answer but the answer changed […]
Commit to Action Make a firm commitment to yourself to action. Once you take action work hard to stay committed and never give up. If you deter in your commitment, your belief could become shaky and unstable. It’s okay but try to get back on track. Never give up until you have achieved what […]