Tag Archives: self motivation

A Man’s Best Friend

Apparently, Frederick the 2nd, King of Prussia, is the reason that people use this phrase nowadays. He referred to one of his Italian greyhounds as his best friend. Now admittedly, I know that dogs aren’t everyone’s cup of tea and in some parts of the world, they are anything but pets (lets not go there!).… Read More »

Your Values Can Motivate You

When we are feeling demotivated and ready to quit, our values can motivate us in a very powerful way. Consider how you value providing for yourself or your family. Poor performance at work could put this in jeopardy. So you are motivated to get to the office (or wherever) on time and work hard. So… Read More »

Why do people fear change?

As many of us may have realized, whether it’s at work or at home, people generally don’t like to change something. Why do people resist change? They might think that the current way is the only way and that changing something might leave them worse off. Here are a few reasons why people fear change… Read More »

Nelson Mandela Quotes

Following the recent passing of a very influential person, I thought I would share a few Nelson Mandela quotes. After his death was announced on television, there were these five quotes that scrolled past the screen, for weeks! So here some of his quotes and my comments on them. “I learned that courage was not… Read More »