A truly inspiring example of never giving up. Watch Heather Dorniden win a race despite taking a fall.
Short video on the 12 things that ruin your first impression, including a weak handshake, your hands in a wrong position, avoiding eye contact, playing with your hair, the wrong conversation topics, invading someone’s personal space, checking your phone, forgetting names, being late and the wrong attire.
Radio host Celeste Headlee shares 10 key rules to better conversations: (1) Don’t multi-task (2) Don’t pontificate (3) Use open-ended questions (4) Let go of your thoughts & ideas (5) Accept not knowing (6) Don’t equate your experience with theirs (7) Try not to repeat yourself (8) Stay out of the wheat (9) Listen (10) Be brief.
How can you motivate people (or yourself) to commit to excellence? Multi-award winning band coach Cheryl Ferguson, speaks on her surprising insights teaching hundreds of students on how to nurture individuals to commit to excellence.
We are brought up to view income as absolute, but in truth it is relative to time and mobility. Understand how the New Rich view money, and how they are able to multiply the value of their money by ensuring they have enough time and location flexibility.
An interview with Kevin Kelly, the author of the legendary 1000 true fan blog article, that describes why you don’t need to be famous to make a living online following your passion. All you need is a 1000 true fans.
Designing your life is a 3 part process. Part 1 is the design – involving writing down your goals, and reviewing them periodically. Part 2 are your daily habits – forget the longer-term goal, and focus instead of the small thing you need to do today to reach your goal. Part 3 is the follow through – are you actually doing the things you set out to do?
Human’s can literally synthesise happiness (change our views when we don’t have a choice, so that we can feel better). This contrasts with our belief that happiness is linked to external things and getting things we want. As importantly, synthesised happiness is every bit as real as ‘real’ happiness (when you get what you want). Understand the secrets of how happiness is synthesised to be able to delink your happiness from external things and events.
Not all debt is bad. Bad Debt is used for consumption, takes money out of your pockets and makes you poor. On the other hand, Good Debt is used to buy assets, puts money into your pockets and makes you rich. Learn more in this short presentation by Robert Kiyosaki.
Understand how to shift your focus towards what ‘you want in life’, as compared to ‘what you don’t want in life’, to change the energy that you emanate and accordingly change the outcomes that you attract to yourself. By attracting positive things with positive thoughts, you automatically take positive actions that lead to superior results.
Research shows that just 20 hours of focussed deliberate practice (rapid initial learning), can take you from knowing nothing to becoming pretty good at any new skill. The following is important for this to work: Deconstructing the skills, Learn enough to self-correct, Remove practice barriers, Practice at least 20 hours.
An explanation of how affirmations work and the techniques that you must follow in order to get massive results. Key steps to include is doing affirmations daily, keep the affirmation short & concise, use only positive (never negative) affirmations, be specific and affirmations should be in the present tense.