Category Archives: Self Improvement

How Can You Claim Your Personal Freedom?

How to declare our personal power? Personal Freedom? After reading “The Motivation Manifesto” by Brendon Burchard. I learned a few things on claiming my own personal freedom and live life in the NOW. First we must understand human nature on freedom, fear, and motivation. Then we can make a personal declarations to claim our personal power. ON FREEDOM: “I […]

What Kind of Decisions Do You Make?

To Continue CLICK a decision process. There are three primary decisions making processes: Cognitive, habitual, and emotional. Cognitive: Think Habitual: Routine Emotional: Drive The three decision making processes can be broken down to two primary systems: Fast and slow. Fast: Habitual, Emotional Slow: Cognitive Consumer Triggers

What Motivates You? (Part 1)

Why do you do anything? What makes you get out of bed in the morning? What motivates you? What is motivation? Motivation is a theoretical construct, used to explain behavior. It is the scientific word used to represent the reason for our actions, our desires, our needs, etc. There are a number of reasons why people […]

What Community Do You Belong To?

Expansion to What Does it Take to Hold Up a Stool? Community is an important part for the human race to progress. What community are you part of? Which communities do you identify yourself with? Have you thought of them all? I bet there are some more. What is a community? Good question. The book […]

Do You Only Have 5 Senses?

The traditional 5 senses. This is a good way to start how people are better learners in different ways. the common learning ways are visual, kinetic, and auditory Humans are able to learn in these ways due to their senses. They use their senses to understand the world around them and can improve their abilities […]

How Life is a Long Lived Learning Experience?

Expansion to What Does it Take to Hold Up a Stool? From the day you were born, you as a baby had to learn quickly and adapt to your natural environment. Once entered into this beautiful world, you had to learn how to take your first breath to learning how to eat and sleep. As we progress through our early childhood years, […]

What Makes a Family? Who’s Your Family?

Expansion to What Does it Take to Hold Up a Stool? One of the legs to a stool to create a strong foundation is family. The word family in today’s society goes beyond the literal book definition of a group consisting of parents and children living together in a household. The word, family is not just a […]

Keep the Bar Full: 8 Core Needs

In the game Sims, there are 8 core needs that must be in the green in order for the sim to be able to focus on other aspects of their life. This game simulation is a good reference to understand what an individual needs in life. The 8 Needs are… Hunger Comfort Bladder Energy Fun Social […]

Minimalist Me: 200 Items or Less

In order to reduce my carbon footprint, I made the personal decision to only own and use the things I need and veer away from the consumption of things I want. For needs, it can be at its basic core of food and shelter and then be expanded to items that are important to any of the 7 Aspects of Life, like a computer for work. The […]