Why Grit and Mental Toughness is not just Reserved for Pros #5MinMotivation

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Grit and Mental Toughness are two words that have become popular in recent years.  Defined in her book, “Grit”, Angela Duckworth explains that Grit is passion and perseverance for long-term goals.  It isn’t talent.  Grit isn’t luck, or even how intensely, for the moment, you want something.  It is about having a goal you care […]


Seize The Day Quotes From One Of “The Most Quoted Man Alive” #5MinMotivation

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No matter where you were yesterday, it is what you choose to do today that matters.  It can be easy to forget this when yesterday everything seemed to go wrong.  Your ability to learn but not dwell in the past is important.   I listen to and read about several business, leadership and self-development topics.  […]


A Lesson In What Really Matters Most #5MinMotivation

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If you have ever let an opportunity slip through your fingers, you can probably still clearly describe what that felt like.  The disappointment or frustration that came from getting so close, only to miss out.  Disappointments are a part of the process.  If everything always went your way, I imagine it would get pretty boring. […]


What We Can Learn From The Chinese Bamboo Tree About Dreams #5MinMotivation

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In the Far East, they have a tree that’s called, “The Chinese Bamboo Tree”.  This amazing tree is different from most other trees.  It has similar characteristics as most plants in that it has to be watered and fertilized on a regular basis.  There is something however, that makes this tree unique.  While most trees […]