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Mr & Mrs Average- Do You Still Dream?

Try Something Different

Dear Gentle Reader, with the end of 2011 approaching, this ode is dedicated to you if you fear change. If you fear change Stick to what you know, follow the crowd and blend in with the men in grey. Do not take any risks Stick to the tried and tested route, the safe path The […]

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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Lessons from a Kayak Pit

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Have you ever been kayaking? I am terrible at explaining what kayaking means (especially that use the same word as is in the activity), so here is what Wikipedia says: Kayaking is the use of a kayak for moving across water. Kayaking and canoeing are also known as paddling. Kayaking is distinguished from canoeing by the sitting position of the paddler and the number 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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Things That Are Important to Us – Quick Checklist

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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

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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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Write It, Visualize It, Believe It

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Write down your goals – longhand. Formulate SMART goals, and write them down. New research shows that the physical act of writing – using pen and paper – helps to form new neural pathways in the brain, which in turn helps to cement knowledge and improves the effectiveness of the brain. Dr. David Sortino writes, […]

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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One of These Days, I’m Going to Write a Book

Innocents & Demons, by Holly Jahangiri

Have you ever said this? “One of these days, I’m going to write a book.” I hear it all the time. And I think that if you really mean that, one of these days is now. Go ahead. Trot out all your excuses. Write them down, leave them in the comments here, get them on […]

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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Which Path Do You Choose When The Going Gets Tough?

Which Path Do You Choose?

  When faced with a difficult decision, what do you do? How do you decide which path to take? Are you a logical type person who needs to have all the facts and figures or are you so in tune with life, you intuitively know which path you must take? How do you decide to take […]

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.