About shortcomings and success

. When you’re a kid and make something that is blameworthy, and are afraid to get caught for it, you say “It’s not me, it’s him!” When you grow up and start attending school, you say “It’s not my fault. The dog ate my homework!” When you enter the job market, and you’re still afraid…

About “instead of” and the power of choice

. “There are so many options to choose from. I don’t know what decision to make”. Using “instead of” between two options is one way to solve a decision-making dilemma. Here’s why. It is said that, on average, an adult makes thousands of decisions per day. Let them be about the food you eat, the…

The beautifully wrapped trap

. “The plan was perfect! I don’t understand why it failed.” The gap between a success we expect to achieve and a proven failure can be huge. That’s why many people hurt themselves on the way down, when a plan fails. It’s still possible to make your way up while decreasing the risks (of financial,…

When you can avoid being caught by inertia

. Constant change makes some people and companies stop growing and become risk-averse. Here’s how you can keep thriving on your hunger for success instead. THE STORY ARK OF AN IDEA… Guy and Carl were both in college. Wondering what they would do for their Marketing class’ semester assignment. During one of their brainstorms, the…

The dark valley of clear doubts

. We all want to achieve some goals in life. Yet, staying on track with it can be hard. Here’s one way to keep your goal in sight while moving towards it. “What makes you think you got what it takes to succeed? Based on what you’re telling me, I’m not sure you do. (…)…