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Character of a Winner: Reverent

What does it mean to be “reverent”? If you said that it means you must be a good, church-going Christian, you’re wrong. rev·er·ence (rvr-ns) n. 1. A feeling of profound awe and respect and often love; veneration. See Synonyms at honor. 2. An act showing respect, especially a bow or curtsy. 3. The state of […]

About Holly Jahangiri

Holly Jahangiri lives in Texas and claims to channel the spirits of Edgar Allan Poe, O. Henry and Erma Bombeck. She has known since fifth grade that she wanted to be a professional writer. Holly is a technical communicator whose imagination is allowed free rein in her short stories, children's books, and poetry. You can visit her personal blog, "It's All a Matter of Perspective," at http://jahangiri.us/new.

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Things That Are Important to Us – Quick Checklist

Here at The Next Goal, we talk about your (and sometimes our) next goals. These include money, success, motivation, family and everything else that means something to you. You will agree with me that different people have different objectives and ambitions in life – some trade in family for money, others trade in religion for […]

About Neeraj Sachdeva

Neeraj is a life-geek, who enjoys talking about Psychology and Freelancing. His freelancing endeavor focuses on kick-starting start-ups and small businesses by using practical and timely experience. In his free time, he helps budding freelancers, and you can read about his journey on The Freelancer Diary.

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Character of a Winner: Brave

Franklin D. Roosevelt said, in his first inaugural address, “let me assert my firm belief that the only thing we have to fear is fear itself—nameless, unreasoning, unjustified terror which paralyzes needed efforts to convert retreat into advance.”  Remarkably, in 1933, at the worst of the economic depression, he went on to say, “Happiness lies […]

About Holly Jahangiri

Holly Jahangiri lives in Texas and claims to channel the spirits of Edgar Allan Poe, O. Henry and Erma Bombeck. She has known since fifth grade that she wanted to be a professional writer. Holly is a technical communicator whose imagination is allowed free rein in her short stories, children's books, and poetry. You can visit her personal blog, "It's All a Matter of Perspective," at http://jahangiri.us/new.

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Character of a Winner: Thrifty

I’m probably not the best person to talk about being thrifty. Then again, when I hear about others who are mired in staggering credit card debt and floating in denial, I think, “Yeah, I’m pretty good at managing my resources, after all.” I haven’t had to freeze my credit cards in a block of ice. […]

About Holly Jahangiri

Holly Jahangiri lives in Texas and claims to channel the spirits of Edgar Allan Poe, O. Henry and Erma Bombeck. She has known since fifth grade that she wanted to be a professional writer. Holly is a technical communicator whose imagination is allowed free rein in her short stories, children's books, and poetry. You can visit her personal blog, "It's All a Matter of Perspective," at http://jahangiri.us/new.

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What Would You Do If You Lost Everything And Had To Start Again?

Welcome Gentle Reader and thanks for visiting our site! Image you lost everything. Through some crazy twist of fate you lost your home, your children refused to speak with you and to top it all your boss announced your job is next in line for cut backs and early redundancies. How would you cope? What […]

About Ntathu Allen

Yoga Teacher, Blogger and mum to three bubbly teens, I aspire to support, educate and encourage busy mums and working women to weave moments of calm into their hectic schedule.

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Character of a Winner: Cheerful and Friendly

Cheerful My dad taught me, upon meeting people for the first time, to look them in the eye, smile, and give a firm handshake. Guy Kawasaki, in his book, Enchantment, talks about the importance of smiling – the kind of smile that comes from thinking pleasant thoughts and lights up a room with its sincerity. […]

About Holly Jahangiri

Holly Jahangiri lives in Texas and claims to channel the spirits of Edgar Allan Poe, O. Henry and Erma Bombeck. She has known since fifth grade that she wanted to be a professional writer. Holly is a technical communicator whose imagination is allowed free rein in her short stories, children's books, and poetry. You can visit her personal blog, "It's All a Matter of Perspective," at http://jahangiri.us/new.

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Have You Made a Difficult Decision Lately?

Life is not easy, most of us will attest to that. Throughout of servitude in this thing called living, we have been tested, contested and protested, again and again. Some of these times made us stronger than we were before, but most of them left us weaker, raising pertinent questions about the ethical and moral […]

About Neeraj Sachdeva

Neeraj is a life-geek, who enjoys talking about Psychology and Freelancing. His freelancing endeavor focuses on kick-starting start-ups and small businesses by using practical and timely experience. In his free time, he helps budding freelancers, and you can read about his journey on The Freelancer Diary.

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The Power of Silence To Help You Achieve Your Goals

Blessings Gentle Reader and welcome to our site! If your life isn’t quite how you want it to be, would you like to know how to turn your life around and attract the people, the gifts and blessings which you feel will make your life complete? If I told you the secret to attracting all […]

About Ntathu Allen

Yoga Teacher, Blogger and mum to three bubbly teens, I aspire to support, educate and encourage busy mums and working women to weave moments of calm into their hectic schedule.

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Have You Made It Large? Gurbaksh has…

We all want the sweetness of success on our fingertips, and why shouldn’t we? There is no one more deserving than us, right? So what are we doing about it? 99.99% of people haven’t taken an action for the fear of failure! That is a huge number, but I have been told that 80% of […]

About Neeraj Sachdeva

Neeraj is a life-geek, who enjoys talking about Psychology and Freelancing. His freelancing endeavor focuses on kick-starting start-ups and small businesses by using practical and timely experience. In his free time, he helps budding freelancers, and you can read about his journey on The Freelancer Diary.

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How To Chase Your Dreams While Maintaining a Semblance of Balance

I apologize if the title of this post seems condescending, but I write this with good intentions. At any given point in time, most of us have a few dreams that have been left unfinished, or perhaps we haven’t even started working on them. We dream because intrinsically, we wish to bring about a change […]

About Neeraj Sachdeva

Neeraj is a life-geek, who enjoys talking about Psychology and Freelancing. His freelancing endeavor focuses on kick-starting start-ups and small businesses by using practical and timely experience. In his free time, he helps budding freelancers, and you can read about his journey on The Freelancer Diary.