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Self improvement articles about finding happiness, building self confidence, overcoming challenges and positive thinking.

Films and how it can have a positive effect on your life

Have you ever felt energised after watching a film? Suddenly whatever that is troubling you, doesn't seem difficult anymore. This is one of the positive effect of films.

Positive thinking can't solve your problems

Have we been fooled by all the theories of positive thinking?

Many of us are told that our problems will be solved if we think positively. Some of us are even made to feel that it’s our negative thoughts that are making our life miserable. Is this true? Can positive thinking solve problems?

How negative attitude can impact your effort

Most of us know the harmful effect of being negative. Attitude make or break us as in the words of Napolean Hill, author of Think and Grow Rich; "There is very little difference in people, but that little difference makes a big difference. The little difference is attitude. The big difference is whether it's positive or negative." It is probably easier to be negative than positive.


Serendipity - Look for something, find something else, and realize that what you've found is more suited to your needs than what you thought you were looking for." Lawrence Block  

The purpose of life

What is the purpose of life? Most of us often ponder over this question especially when we are faced with an obstacle or unfortunate event in our life.

Positive attitude can transform your life

Our quality of life is very much dependent on our attitude in life. Hence, whether it is by choice or by circumstances, what you are today and how you feel is the result of your attitude in life.

Taking care of yourself

Many people spend their time being busy but few ever really feel satisfied and happy with their life. Taking care of you begins with loving yourself, not selfish love but taking care of our spiritual, mental and physical needs.

Self motivation - your power tool to success

Motivation can comes in various forms; such as the motivation to be happy, motivation to be successful in your career and motivation to lose weight. Not doing anything about our life is also a motivation except it is a negative motivation.

Survive a recession

Are we really going through a recession? Is recession all doom and gloom? Recession is likened to winter season, plants die or stop growing, the garden looks dull and lifeless. However, just like a change in the season, as spring approaches, the garden will slowly revive with new shoots and hence a revival of life in the garden, recession will pass and the economy will slowly revive again.

Fables and Parables -Basic fundamental self help wisdom

There is no better place to look than through fables and parables that many of us are familiar with in our growing up years.Fables are short stories usually told with animal characters, fables are simple in expressions but convey a deeper meaning to life and they are relevant today as they were thousand of years ago.Parables are brief story that teaches a lesson about life, it defer from fables as its illustrations are mainly on people.  Discover the secrets behind these ancient wisdom.

A different perspective on the famous fable about the Tortoise and the Hare

The famous fable about slow and steady win the race have a different twist here, the extension to this story portray flexibility and adaptation to situation..... read on. 

Importance of setting goals

Set goals on what you want to be, what you want to do and what you want to have. Set goals that are related to your personal life including friendships and relationships, your professional life including work, education and professional ambitions, your spiritual life, your health including diet and fitness, your family life and your financial affairs.

New Year Resolutions

Have you ever set New Year resolutions and give up after a few weeks?
Have you ever set the same resolutions year after year and still find yourself in the same position? Are you thinking of giving up setting new year resolutions next year? What was your New Year's resolution? Was it:

  • reducing weight 
  • getting a new job 
  • stop procrastination 
  • a new relationship 
  • get organised 
  • getting good grades in school 
  • be more positive 
  • be debt free 

Difference between Desires and Intentions

Desire and intentions are closely similar and yet the results could be vastly separated. All of us have desires and intentions and we often linked them as one. There is a thin line between desires and intentions and the difference is the core of our attitude towards achievement and success.

How to find the right motivation and self improvement book and program?

Sow the Seeds of Success, the journey begins here. Knowing what I know now , I would have save myself all the time and money looking for ways to build self confidence, be happy and successful in life. The Law of Success start with the right seeds!

Tortoise and the Hare, a different perspective

This article was sent to me, it have a very interesting spin off from the original fable and definitely give a fantastic end to the story. The famous fable about slow and steady win the race have a different twist here, the extension to this story portray flexibility and adaptation to situation..... read on.


Inspirational Quote of the month

"Be who you are and say what you feel because those who mind don't matter and those who matter don't mind.

- Dr. Seuss

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Life Skill Tips of the month

Harness your creative power

Think logically and then laterally. Sometimes the most creative idea start from a logical analysis and then expand it laterally, look at all variations and think outside the box. Keep an open mind, do not restrict your viewpoint, never discard any ideas and avoid people who are negative.

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