Excuses Are for the Weak

If you’ve ever used excuses to avoid taking action on something you wanted to do, you were likely laboring under an illusion. Excuses can seem incredibly strong and valid at times, to the point where we end up believing they are absolute truth. However, excuses can not only cause us to miss out on a

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Let Your Anger Work for You

German theologian Martin Luther once said, “I never work better than when I am inspired by anger; when I am angry, I can write, pray, and preach well, for then my whole temperament is quickened, my understanding sharpened, and all mundane vexations and temptations depart.” Anger is powerful stuff, all right! Think about the last

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What Will You Do Today? 

If you are still talking about what you did yesterday, you haven’t done much today. – Author Unknown As wonderful as past achievements may make you feel, they cannot compare to what you are capable of today. It’s natural to want to reflect upon our previous accomplishments because they make us feel good about ourselves.

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Job-Search Success Story

Here, from my email in-box, are two job-search success stories from people who found great new jobs recently. Read each story and ask yourself, “How could I apply this to my job hunt?” 1) Job-search goal cards work Here’s a story sent in by Fred, from Chanhassen, Minn. He got hired, in part, by using

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