6 Signs Your Subconscious Negativity Is Sabotaging Your

Aug 02, 2016 · Note: This post is written by Rick Riddle By the control of the subconscious mind, you get control over the conscious. ~ Swami Vivekananda Many years ago, Dr. Maxell Maltz, a well-known plastic surgeon in New York, wrote a book, called Psychocybernetics. In it he …

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Five Areas of Life You Should Balance To Live the Fullest ...

(52 years ago) Jun 04, 2007 · To live your life to the fullest, I believe there are five areas of life you need to develop in balance. Those five areas are spirituality, mind, body, relationship, and work. Here are the details: This area deals with your conscience, values, and principles. It also …

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How to Choose a Good Book to Read: Three Simple Steps ...

(52 years ago) Aug 03, 2021 · Here are three simple steps on how to choose a good book to read. 1. Be Curious. I believe that having the right attitude is the starting point. Without it, the steps below would feel difficult. But with it, the steps below would feel natural.

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Life Optimizer – Maximizing Personal Effectiveness

(52 years ago) A Way to Think Differently: Embrace Old Thinking. In maximizing your personal effectiveness, your way of thinking plays a big role. After all, your thinking determines your actions, and your actions determine your results (though luck also plays a role). In that context, I believe that a key aspect of good thinking is the ability to think ...

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The Power of Imagination: A Lesson From David Yonggi Cho ...

(52 years ago) Sep 17, 2021 · The Yoido Full Gospel Church was founded in 1958 by Pastor David Yonggi Cho and his mother-in-law, Choi Ja-shil…. On 15 May 1958, a worship service was held in the home of Choi Ja-shil. Apart from the two pastors, only Choi Ja-shil’s three daughters (one of whom later married David Yonggi Cho) and one elderly woman, who had come in to ...

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Being More Effective: The Benefits of Using Checklists ...

(52 years ago) Mar 10, 2011 · And in many other fields, it has helped people do things more efficiently and avoid costly mistakes. The reason why checklists are good is simple: it’s easy for us to forget things. When you do something that involve multiple steps, it’s likely that you would forget one or two of them. Using checklists ensures that you won’t forget anything.

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12 Essential Lessons to Maximize Your Personal Strengths ...

(52 years ago) Sep 13, 2007 · This definition is important to bear in mind, as we go through the lessons. So here are the 12 essential lessons to maximize your personal strengths: 1. Focus on your strengths, not your weaknesses. You will excel only by maximizing your strengths, never by fixing your weaknesses. Capitalize on your strengths, and manage around your weaknesses.

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Start Here – Life Optimizer

(52 years ago) Start Here Welcome to Life Optimizer!My name is Donald Latumahina, and I’m the founder of Life Optimizer. The mission of Life Optimizer is helping you live a fulfilling life. You can read the About page if you want to know more about how this website came into existence.Here I’d like to give you

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Top 10 Things You Should Change in Your Life to Get What ...

(52 years ago) Jun 25, 2008 · Set a target duration to work and don’t stop before time is up. 10. Change your way of spending. Money is an important resource and the way you spend it will significantly affect the results you get in life. Instead of falling into the trap of consumerism, spend your money to buy asset.

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Why Do You Need to Improve Your Writing Skills to Succeed ...

(52 years ago) Jan 12, 2016 · 4. You’ll Be Smarter. In the same way that reading a lot of different material broadens your horizons, writing about varied topics allows you to learn more about the world around you. The more you write, the more you learn. 5. You Can Better Plan Your Goals. Writing out …

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What Is the Difference Between Perseverance and ...

(52 years ago) Jun 18, 2021 · A while back, I was involved in a discussion where this topic came up: When it comes to reaching your vision, what is the difference between perseverance and stubbornness? How do we know whether we are persevering or simply being stubborn? After …

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7 Essential Tips for Developing Skills – Life Optimizer

(52 years ago) Sep 30, 2008 · Here are seven tips for developing your skills. 1. Be curious. Curiosity is essential because it makes the process of developing skills much more enjoyable. If you are curious, you will naturally want to know more simply because it’s fun. You will go further and deeper than those who develop their skills because they must.

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Lessons from Elon Musk: 4 Proven Traits of Successful ...

(52 years ago) Feb 16, 2016 · Here are four proven traits of successful people that I learned from Elon Musk: 1. Curiosity. As a child, Musk read a lot. In fact, when he was in the third or fourth grade, he run out of books to read from the library! As a result, he began reading the Encyclopedia Britannica.

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Life Management Principle: What Gets Measured Gets Managed ...

(52 years ago) Dec 03, 2008 · 1. Make it balanced. If you want to have a balanced life, you should balance the aspects of life you manage. My favorite way of doing this is through the four facets of prosperity: physical, spiritual, social, and financial. Measuring each of them ensures that your life gets managed in all four areas. Of course, it may be too difficult to start ...

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50 Little Things You Can Do to Empower Other People – Life ...

(52 years ago) Mar 10, 2010 · Note: This is a guest post from Mark Foo of 77 Success Traits “The beauty of empowering others is that your own power is not diminished in the process,” said Barbara Coloroso. This is an idea that has held true throughout much of my experience. In …

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9 Tips to Live an Abundant Life – Life Optimizer

(52 years ago) Nov 11, 2008 · Abundance is, in large part, an attitude.Sue Patton Thoele Living an abundant life is everyone's dream. We all want to live a prosperous life where we can be happy and fulfilled. While it may seem difficult for some people, in reality we already have what it takes to live an abundant life. As the q

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43 Most Insightful Friendship Quotes – Life Optimizer

(52 years ago) Oct 10, 2007 · These are 43 quotes on friendship which I found to be the most insightful. Take time to ponder each of them and think about how to apply it in your life. The importance of friendship. To have a friend and be a friend Is what makes life worthwhile. Unknown. The greatest healing therapy is friendship and love. Hubert H. Humphrey, Jr.

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6 Ways to Motivate Others – Life Optimizer

(52 years ago) Dec 23, 2009 · Note: This is a guest post by Mark Foo of 77 Success Traits. If you’re leading a group of people towards success, you must learn how to motivate others. If you concentrate on understanding what motivates others and you meet the needs of these people, you’ll be on the right track for a positive and enlightening experience for all involved.

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How to Handle Negative Feedback in 6 Simple Steps – Life ...

(52 years ago) Apr 29, 2010 · If you can learn to handle negative feedback effectively, it will be a crucial skill that will help us in our journey of growth. Here are my personal 6 steps on how to deal with such feedback. 1. Pause first; Don’t react. When receiving negative feedback, it’s natural to …

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25 Ways to Build Stronger Friendships – Life Optimizer

(52 years ago) Aug 29, 2008 · The following are 25 things to keep in mind to facilitate building stronger friendships. Choose friends wisely. You do not have to be everyone’s friend. Choose to be friends with people who build you up, not tear you down. Choose friends who inspire you and welcome you, not alienate and insult you. You can’t choose the family you are born ...

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Bold and Persistent Experimentation: A Key Tool for ...

(52 years ago) Mar 20, 2021 · Bold, persistent experimentation might be our best tool for rethinking. I completely agree. If you want to reach your full potential, you should incorporate bold, persistent experimentation into your life. There are three words there: bold, persistent, and experimentation. I believe we can learn something just from these three words.

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The Importance of Habits and How to Build Them – Life ...

(52 years ago) Jul 14, 2016 · 1. Be Balanced. It’s important to live a balanced life. When it comes to habit-building, that means you should build habits in all five aspects of life. Building habits in just a few aspects (such as Work) but neglecting the others (such as Health) will cause problems in your life in the long term. 2.

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Freedom: The True Objective of Productivity – Life Optimizer

(52 years ago) Sep 03, 2021 · The goal, the true objective of productivity, should be freedom. He went on to define freedom in four ways: Freedom to Focus: the ability to do your task with absolute attention and no distractions. Freedom to Be Present: the ability to be fully present wherever you are (e.g. with your family) without being interrupted.

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8 Tips to Expand Your Personal Capacity – Life Optimizer

(52 years ago) Aug 06, 2010 · Here are eight tips to expand your personal capacity: 1. Take a new challenge. Expanding your capacity is like weight lifting. If you are able to lift 100 pounds but keep lifting that all the time, your capacity won’t increase. You need to move to the next level and lift something heavier.

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The Health Benefits of an Active Lifestyle – Life Optimizer

(52 years ago) Aug 09, 2016 · Some of the mental health benefits include: 1. Reducing Stress. Working out is a great way to relieve stress from a tough day at work or a challenge you are facing in your life. Building up a sweat releases a chemical in your body called norepinephrine, which is your body’s natural way of fighting and moderating stress. 2.

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How to Manage Risks in Your Life: 4 Lessons Learned

(52 years ago) Apr 28, 2021 · Here are my four lessons learned on how to manage risks. 1. Always be prepared for the worst-case scenario. A common mistake in risk management is ignoring the worst-case scenario. Many people are overconfident about the future, especially during good times. As a result, they ignore the worst thing that could happen.

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Best Ways to Motivate Extroverted and Introverted People ...

(52 years ago) Aug 16, 2016 · Note: This post is written by Colin Christensen Managing people in the workplace (or anywhere else for that matter) is a difficult task. Everyone is different, so there are no hard and fast rules to motivating him or her to be more productive. Leaders have to understand the difference between intr

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How NOT to Lose Hope in Difficult Times – Life Optimizer

(52 years ago) Aug 22, 2013 · Like it or not, there will be difficult times in our lives. You might lose your job, fail in your business, or have an illness. Whatever it is, it’s essential that you don’t lose hope. You must have hope that you will go through it. If you don’t, you will only drag yourself down. You will enter a vi

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How to Succeed in Life by Learning from Others – Life ...

(52 years ago) Aug 13, 2013 · There is no doubt that everyone wants to succeed in life. The problem, of course, is how. While there are different approaches to answer this question, here I’d like to emphasize one principle: As much as possible, you should avoid learning things yourself the hard way. There are at least three re

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Ask the Readers: What Is the Best Book That You Read ...

(52 years ago) Aug 12, 2021 · Aug 13, 2021 / 10:51 am Reply. The Law of Success by Napoleon Hill is the best book that I ever read. The book changed my outlook towards life. Trust me, my life has taken a drastic turn in a good way since reading that book. On hearing about this book, I bought it …

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A Way to Think Differently: Embrace Old Thinking – Life ...

(52 years ago) Jul 23, 2021 · A Way to Think Differently: Embrace Old Thinking. In maximizing your personal effectiveness, your way of thinking plays a big role. After all, your thinking determines your actions, and your actions determine your results (though luck also plays a role). In that context, I believe that a key aspect of good thinking is the ability to think ...

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Don’t Take the Easy Way: A Lesson From History – Life ...

(52 years ago) Jul 20, 2012 · Since taking the easy way means you never solve the root of the problem, the problem could resurface at any time. On the other hand, if you take the more difficult route and solve the root of the problem, you will get success that lasts. 2. The respect of others. When those around you see the way you handle your situation, they will respect you ...

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Productivity and Longevity: A Timeless Lesson From Warren ...

(52 years ago) Sep 03, 2020 · Productivity and Longevity: A Timeless Lesson From Warren Buffett. Warren Buffett, the famed investor, turned 90 last Sunday. At that age, he still hasn’t retired. He is still the CEO of Berkshire Hathaway. Not only does he live long, but also he stays sharp mentally. In fact, one thing he did on his 90th birthday is announcing a new deal ...

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5 Ways to Invest in Your Future – Life Optimizer

(52 years ago) Mar 12, 2015 · Upgrading Yourself: 5 Ways to Invest in Your Education. 3. Build your relationships. You can’t get to your destination alone. You need others to be with you. For that reason, you should build your relationships. The most important relationship is the one with your family. So make time for them.

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Identity Crisis: A Possible Root Cause of the Afghanistan ...

(52 years ago) Aug 19, 2021 · Identity Crisis: A Possible Root Cause of the Afghanistan Fiasco. Donald Latumahina. August 19, 2021. Purpose. I have been following the development in Afghanistan in the past few days. At a blistering speed, the Taliban took over control of the country. The chain of events felt bizarre to me. There were many things that didn’t make sense.

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A Guide to Creating Your Life Plan – Life Optimizer

(52 years ago) Apr 07, 2009 · A goal without a plan is just a wish. Antoine de Saint-Exupery To be successful in your life, you need to have a life plan. Without a plan, many of your dreams will only be dreams. A life plan, on the other hand, will help you turn your dreams into reality. It works because it gives you not a just a

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Today Is Life Optimizer’s 15th Anniversary – Life Optimizer

(52 years ago) Sep 07, 2021 · Today Is Life Optimizer’s 15th Anniversary. Donald Latumahina. September 7, 2021. Miscellaneous. I published Life Optimizer’s first post on September 7, 2006. That’s 15 years ago! Wow, time flies. Back then, I was a graduate student, and I decided to start a blog on personal effectiveness. I was inspired by the race to optimize ...

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Upgrading Yourself: 5 Ways to Invest in Your Education ...

(52 years ago) Jul 22, 2014 · 4. Get a degree. Though you must be careful, having a degree is a good way to boost your income. It takes a big commitment, but it could pay off handsomely. Not only that, but you can also make a lot of friends while you are in college. They can be helpful for …

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July 2021 – Life Optimizer

(52 years ago) Jul 01, 2021 · A New Website Design + 50% Off Motivation Booster. I have an announcement to make: Life Optimizer has a new website design! I’ve been working on it for some time, and now it’s ready. If you read this through an email or feed reader, you can click …

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3 Reasons Why Failure is the Key to Success – Life Optimizer

(52 years ago) Apr 23, 2011 · Here are 3 reasons why failure is the key to success. 1. Failure is a Function of Trying. The best way to measure your progress at something is the number of setbacks and “failures” you’ve had. If you haven’t failed yet, chances are you aren’t trying very hard. Failure is the blacksmith’s hammer that tempers the sword of success.

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Get Your Priorities Straight: 6 Proven Steps – Life Optimizer

(52 years ago) May 06, 2016 · Note: This post is written by Jane Cui Do you want to start a new blog? Play the piano? Lose weight? Get rid of debt? Spend more time with family and friends? In this article, I want to show you how you can do everything you've dreamt of doing. But the secret is - you can't do everything at once.

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6 Things You Should Do to Anticipate the Future – Life ...

(52 years ago) May 21, 2007 · The world is changing and changing at increasing speed. In such kind of world, our ability to anticipate the future is very important. Those who can anticipate the future will have more time to prepare and thus will be ready when changes come. Since they …

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10 Steps To Achieve Excellence in Anything – Life Optimizer

(52 years ago) Sep 04, 2009 · Note: This is a guest post from Celestine Chua of The Personal Excellence Blog When I was a kid, people would constantly speak in admiration of those who were excellent in whatever they were doing. These could be students who achieved academic excellence, successful business people, …

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Stamina, Not Just Competence: A Key to Winning in Life ...

(52 years ago) May 25, 2021 · Grit plays a big role here because grit is defined as “passion and perseverance for long-term goals”. Here are some additional tips on how to improve your stamina. Have a margin. Having a margin helps you stay balanced when a crisis comes. You will be able to take a punch without losing your balance in mental energy, personal finance, etc.

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Blog – Life Optimizer

(52 years ago) Jul 01, 2021 · A Way to Think Differently: Embrace Old Thinking. In maximizing your personal effectiveness, your way of thinking plays a big role. After all, your thinking determines your actions,…. Read More. July 15, 2021.

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How to Become Adaptable in Uncertain Times – Life Optimizer

(52 years ago) Jul 24, 2020 · So always be prepared for the possibility of failures. 5. Be persistent. Being adaptable doesn’t mean giving up easily. On the contrary, you should be persistent. Do your best to make the most of the bet that you have made. But if it doesn’t work, learn the lessons and move on to the next bet. ***.

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5 Simple Ways to Have a Productive Day – Life Optimizer

(52 years ago) Jan 15, 2014 · 3. Take breaks. You can’t be at your peak at all times during the day. There are times when your energy levels are low. So renew your energy by taking breaks. Winston Churchill, for instance, had the habit of taking naps. 4. Celebrate wins. To have …

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How to Be Prepared for Opportunities – Life Optimizer

(52 years ago) Jan 27, 2021 · You only get a few opportunities, and you have to grab them aggressively when they come because even in the most favored life, they're really rare. - Charlie Munger How do you reach your full potential? A big part of that, I believe, is making the most of …

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6 Timeless Success Principles from Jeff Bezos – Life Optimizer

(52 years ago) Jan 19, 2018 · There is no doubt that Jeff Bezos is a great example of business success. At the time of writing, he is the richest person in the world. While success in business doesn’t necessarily mean true success, I believe we can learn valuable lessons from him.. I have been following him for some time, and I have found that his achievements mainly come from the principles he lives by.

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Blog – Page 2 – Life Optimizer

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