Travel down memory lane and think about the times when you were happiest—you’d find that it was when you were at your creative best–be it while painting a picture, growing your business, or simple working.
In order to be creative, doesn’t really require any extra talent—creativity is just as well associated with making a new dish or designing a new business plan as it is with painting a portrait or making something from nothing.
In the United States, over one-third of all adults are classified as obese, according to research in the Journal of American Medicine. Obesity is well-known for negatively impacting your health, but it can also cause issues in your career. Obesity impacts your socioeconomic status in many ways and the following statistics from the National Center for Health Statistics provide a broad example of this impact:
- Those who are Mexican-American and Non-Hispanic African American and obese have a lower income than those of the same race who are a normal weight.
- Women of all races and cultures typically earn less when they are obese.
Everyone has dreams and goals they want to accomplish. These dreams range from things like traveling, losing weight, pursuing your ultimate career, or even owning your own business. However, as you go on your journey to realize your dreams, there are always obstacles that can get in your way and lead to sabotaging your efforts. The key is to know what these hijackers are so you can plan for them. When you plan well, you are able to put provisions in place that will prevent these issues from getting in the way of your dreams.
Failure is something that everyone experiences and it is easy to get beat down by it. However, if you talk to the most successful people, you will find a common theme. They have all failed and have used their failures to learn and grow. In fact, many successful people credit failure as the fuel behind their success.
Failure is a cryptic teacher and it can take time to determine the lessons that it is trying to teach you. Failure hurts your ego and this is where most people put their focus because this is a natural reaction. However, once you take the time to evaluate the failure, you will see that the teachable moments exist and you will be able to figure out what they are.
There are a few things that you need to do when you experience a failure. This allows you to unearth the lessons and it helps you to prevent or better prepare for future failures. Continue reading
Happiness is a place where everyone wants to find themselves, but it is often easier said than done.Being happy does require work, especially with the busy and over-extended lifestyles that adults tend to live today. However, it is important to know that everyone can be happy and the methods that will get you here are things that you can start doing today. This means that happiness is something you can start feeling immediately and there is no need to live in a state of constant stress and depressed moods.