21 Affirmations For An Empowered Life!

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“No one can make you feel inferior without your consent.” ― Eleanor Roosevelt What are some of your favorite affirmations? We all know that affirmations are statements that we make to the self. The dictionary defines affirmation as “the action or process of affirming something or being affirmed.” Some of the synonyms of the word affirmation: Declaration  Statement Assertion Proclamation Pronouncement Attestation Affirmations can be empowering but often they can also be disempowering. Why are affirmations […] Read more »

The New “Hot Off The Press” Science Of Creativity: Episode 1

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“Creativity is allowing yourself to make mistakes. Art is knowing which ones to keep.” ― Scott Adams Do you believe that creativity is inborn and only a few people are lucky to be creative? Or, do you believe that everyone is creative and can learn to be creative in their life and at their work? Did you wonder how to get a jump start on creativity and the creative process? If you are like me, […] Read more »

10 Ways To Make The Impossible Possible!

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“When you have eliminated the impossible whatever remains, however improbable, must be the truth.” ― Sir Arthur Conan Doyle, The Sign of Four What is possibility thinking? You may have heard before that “anything is possible” with the right amount of hard work, talent and perseverance. Is that idea true or is it something we tell the self to feel better? I think that the distinction between possibility thinking and wishful thinking can be a fine line. […] Read more »

21 Things That Highly Abundant People Do Differently-Part 2

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“Out of abundance we took abundance and still abundance remained.”- The Upanishads, Ancient Indian Text This is part-2 of the 2-part series on abundance. You can read part-1 here. Let us dive right into part-2: 12. Being Decisive And Staying With Their Decisions “It is the moment of decision that your destiny is shaped.”-Anthony Robbins Abundant people understand the incredible power of being decisive. It is not that abundant people jump into rash decisions. But […] Read more »

21 Things That Highly Abundant People Do Differently-Part 1

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“In the beginning there was only abundance”- the Upanishads, ancient Indian text What is abundance? Is it a lot of material wealth and plenty? Is it an abundance of skills and abilities? Perhaps abundance begins with thoughts, feelings and actions. We may all have different ideas about what abundance means to us. It could mean anything from material, physical, mental, emotional, relational or spiritual abundance. We all have spells in our life when things look like […] Read more »

28 Inspiring Quotes On Productivity And New Slideshare!

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“Productivity is never an accident. It is always the result of a commitment to excellence, intelligent planning, and focused effort.” -Paul J. Meyer At some point in our life or another, we may fall into a productivity slump. We want to do more, and manage time better but we are not sure how to do that. Sometimes we do not feel inspired to make any changes.  Perhaps things are going just fine but you are looking for […] Read more »

12 Science Laws And Theories To Enhance Life Success -Part 2

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“We have a hunger of the mind which asks for knowledge of all around us, and the more we gain, the more is our desire; the more we see, the more we are capable of seeing.”-Maria Mitchell, Astronomer This is part-2 of the 2 part series on science laws and theories to enhance you life success. Here is part-1. Moving on to part-2 now! 7. Law of Conservation of Energy “In questions of science, the […] Read more »

12 Science Laws And Theories To Enhance Life Success -Part 1

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“I do not know what I may appear to the world, but to myself I seem to have been only like a boy playing on the sea-shore, and diverting myself in now and then finding a smoother pebble or a prettier shell than ordinary, whilst the great ocean of truth lay all undiscovered before me.”- Sir Isaac Newton, Memoirs of the Life, Writings, and Discoveries of Sir Isaac Newton Science has long been a matter […] Read more »

9 Effective Ways To Bust Through Excuses!

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“Don’t say you don’t have enough time or enough money to change the world. You have exactly the same number of hours per day that were given to Helen Keller, Gandhi, Michelangelo, Mother Teresa, Leonardo da Vinci and Jesus Christ.” ― Shannon L. Alder If you are like me, you have been bothered by excuses at some point of your life or another.  It seems that when things are going great, those pesky excuses come […] Read more »

10 Timeless Ideas On Life From The Yoga Master, BKS Iyengar

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“Change is not something that we should fear. Rather, it is something that we should welcome. For without change, nothing in this world would ever grow or blossom, and no one in this world would ever move forward to become the person they’re meant to be.” ― B.K.S. Iyengar Bellur Krishnamachar Sundararaja Iyengar or BKS Iyengar was one of the greatest yoga teachers of recent times. BKS Iyengar was also fondly known as Guruji to […] Read more »

10 Unconventional Ways to be Highly Creative-2

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“There are painters who transform the sun to a yellow spot, but there are others who with the help of their art and their intelligence, transform a yellow spot into sun” ― Pablo Picasso What are some unconventional ways to be creative? This is Part-2 of the 2 part series on how to be creative by unconventional ways. You can read part-1 here. A summary of the first 5 ways: 1. Salvador Dali’s Slumber with […] Read more »

10 Unconventional Ways To Be Highly Creative- Part 1

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“Curiosity about life in all of its aspects, I think, is still the secret of great creative people” – Leo Burnett You are a creative individual. Over the years and over hours of practice, you may have begun accepting and unleashing your creativity. You display great curiosity in all things and do not miss an opportunity to be creative. You mix and match and you connect and combine. You have a sacred creative space, your […] Read more »

11 Inspiring Ways to Get Past Writer’s Block

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  “People have writer’s block not because they can’t write, but because they despair of writing eloquently.”- Anna Quindlen The dreaded writer’s block… If you are a fiction or a non-fiction writer, you may have faced this nemesis at some point of your writing experience. Even if you do not write for a living, you may sit at your laptop to craft that work email and then nothing happens. Your mind draws a complete blank […] Read more »

12 Personas That Can Supercharge Creativity and Innovation!

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“Others have seen what is and asked why. I have seen what could be and asked why not. ”― Pablo Picasso I am a big believer in the power of changing your perspective to look at a problem in a different light. A new and possibly enhanced perspective may be highly beneficial to your creativity. For the longest time, unknown to myself, I had been using the power of personas to bring creative solutions to problems. Then […] Read more »

7 Ways To Apply The Scientific Method for Rapid Productivity!

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“For me, I am driven by two main philosophies: know more today about the world than I knew yesterday and lessen the suffering of others. You’d be surprised how far that gets you.” ― Neil deGrasse Tyson A scientist walked into his laboratory in London after a two-week vacation with his family in 1928. Among the usual cluttered bench tops were a stack of culture plates that were sitting in a sink in the corner. […] Read more »

21 Amazing Life Tips From Maya Angelou

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“Nothing can dim the light which shines from within.” ― Maya Angelou Maya Angelou, the legendary poet and writer needs no introduction. It would be an understatement to say that her words of wisdom have uplifted and touched millions of people. I have always loved the wisdom and beauty encapsulated in Angelou’s words. I have admired her celebration of life and her tireless spirit. Here are 21 life tips from the amazing words and quotes […] Read more »

20 Practices That Can Make You Super Productive!

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“Productivity is never an accident. It is always the result of a commitment to excellence, intelligent planning, and focused effort.” – Paul J. Meyer What are some ways to be super productive? Have you had days of great productivity where everything just moved along effortlessly? Have you also had days where you found it difficult to focus and get the things done that you had envisioned for the day and the week? There are some […] Read more »

15 Ideas From Plutarch That Can Transform Your Life

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Plutarch of Chaeronea was one of the more influential philosophers of the early period along with Augustine of Hippo and Aristotle of Stagira. Plutarch was an author, biographer and philosopher who was born in the ancient town of Chaeronea, Greece in 46 AD. Plutarch wrote more than 220 pieces of work in his lifetime. Some of his more important works include the Bioi parallēloi or Parallel Lives and a series of essays on various topics called the […] Read more »

18 Things that Highly Mindful People Do Differently-Part 2

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“True compassion is undirected & holds no conceptual focus. That kind of genuine, true compassion is only possible after realizing emptiness.”― Tsoknyi Rinpoche This is part-2 of the two part series on the things that highly mindful people do differently. You can read part-1 here. Here is a summary of part 1: 1. Being Mindful In The Present 2. Letting Go Instead Of Grasping or Having Excessive Attachment 3. Developing Acceptance 4. Allowing The Breath To […] Read more »

18 Things that Highly Mindful People Do Differently-Part 1

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“Incredible change happens in your life when you decide to take control of what you do have power over instead of craving control over what you don’t.”― Steve Maraboli Have you ever wondered why some people seem to respond in a graceful manner when they are in a difficult situation while others simply react and seem to fall apart? Have you noticed how some people just seem to be more present in their life and seem to […] Read more »