Life is exciting. We all want to create and accomplish something that we can call our own – something that we can be proud of. However, the reality is it is not always easy. Life is hard. There will be many obstacles along the way. True, we can just try to navigate it on our own and learn from the process. That is one way of doing it. But, what if there is a shortcut?
Have you ever experienced being the best in a group? It is nice to have people look up to you. You feel good about yourself. It seems like you are on top of the world. That is until you are faced with a difficult challenge that is too much for you to handle. It is then that you realized that you have no one else to turn to. You have to come up with a solution to the the crisis on your own. You have to bear the responsibility for the whole group.
It all started with lechon manok (roasted chicken). Then, it was followed by shawarma, milk tea, donuts, cupcakes then frozen yogurts. These are just some of the food crazes that hit Manila by storm. A handful of people who invested in such crazes definitely cashed in some profits. Unfortunately, although there were a few gainers, there were more losers. Take shawarma for example, out of all those stores that proliferated in the country in the 80s, almost all already closed their businesses a long time ago.
Can you remember what your dream was when you were young? Did you want to become a doctor, an engineer or a movie star? What are you doing right now? Are you doing your dream job or did you settle for a job that is more financially rewarding? Continue reading Dream Job vs High-Paying Job
We are constantly dreaming and making wishes for what we want our future to be like but most of us procrastinate when it comes to actually writing down our plan for how to achieve our goals. We all know where we want to go but we don’t have a plan on how to get there. This causes us a lot of anxiety in our everyday lives. Continue reading How to Make S.M.A.R.T. Goals
Society has defined success as the attainment of wealth, status and fame. Do you agree with this definition? Using this definition, persons like a CEO of a company, a multi-millionaire, a head of state and a popular actor are all considered successful. But how about a housewife? A skilled carpenter? A public school teacher? Do you still consider these people successful? How about yourself? How do you see yourself? Do you qualify under society’s definition of a “successful” person?
You just bought a new red car over the weekend. On your way to work on Monday morning, you have noticed that suddenly there are so many red cars exactly the same as yours on the road. They were not there before! What happened? Just like you, did they decide to buy the exact same car as yours over the weekend? That’s unlikely. What happened is that your Reticular Activating System (RAS) has been activated. The cars have always been around you. It is just that you did not notice it before. Continue reading What Do You Focus On?
You are tired of working for money. You have finally decided to slowly build your wealth through passive income and let money work for you. The question now is are you ready to invest?
As we celebrate the Chinese New Year, have you been able to keep up with the resolutions that you have made for 2019? Are you still procrastinating about them? Are you losing momentum to work on your goals?
We all have things we want to do in the future. We all have dreams of how we want our life to be.
Imagine if you will be able to look at a picture of your dream life on a daily basis? That’s what a dream board, sometimes called a vision board, is all about. It serves as a visual guide to remind you of your dreams, goals and aspirations. It helps you focus. It is is a tool to help you create the life you want.
The New Year is all about a new beginning. What better way to start the year than by decluttering your home. For sure, there are things in your house that you have managed to accumulate the past year that needs to be disposed of if you want to start fresh this year. Now is the perfect time to get it done.
New Year is a time for a new beginning. It is a time to reflect on the previous year. Where have you been? Where are you in your life right now? Where do you want to go or what do you want to achieve in the future?
As you look back, ask yourself, is there anything that you want to change or improve in your life? New Year’s Resolutions are the perfect opportunity for you to have a fresh new start and to set goals in changing or improving certain aspects of your life for the coming year.
May all your dreams come true for 2019.