Causes of Drug Addiction

Causes of Drug AddictionAs a psychotherapist, I see clients who find ways to deny or numb the pain of underlying anxiety, stress and depression. They attribute these reactions as some of the reasons to fall into drug addiction. The top areas I’ve found that contribute to drug addiction problems are negative childhood memories, stormy personal relationships, job related anxieties and coping with loss of a loved one.

One’s childhood Continue reading

This entry was posted on September 25, 2016, in Addictions.

How to See the Signs of Drug Addiction – Ways to Tell If Your Child Or Loved One Has a Problem

How to See the Signs of Drug Addiction - Ways to Tell If Your Child Or Loved One Has a ProblemWhen someone turns to drug abuse or alcohol to cope with problems or fit in with others, it isn’t something that may be noticed by others right away. If you directly ask the person there is a 99 percent chance they will deny that they have an addiction problem. They may dismiss the question saying that they relax once in a while with friends using recreational drugs, Continue reading

This entry was posted on September 24, 2016, in Addictions.

Benefits of Goal Setting

Benefits of Goal SettingIt’s surprising why certain people could not attain an inch of what they dream. Setting goals is a very important part of success and positive accomplishments. People who set goals literally create a map of their target achievements in life, marking where they should begin, where to pause, where to delve a bit, and where and when to stop. Once this map is created, it allows the map drawer Continue reading

This entry was posted on September 19, 2016, in Goal Setting.

Explicit Goals, Surefire Results

Explicit Goals, Surefire ResultsRegardless of what you want to achieve, the surest way to get there is to begin with sharply honed goals. Here’s why, and how to craft them.

The biggest benefit of chiseling a detailed description of what you want to do is that, even without your conscious attention, your mind will begin planning. Programming a specific target into your brain ignites its launch Continue reading

This entry was posted on September 15, 2016, in Goal Setting.

Creating a Self Improvement Worksheet to Achieve Your Dreams

Creating a Self Improvement Worksheet to Achieve Your DreamsHave you ever wished that your life could be a lot better and more fulfilling than the one you are in right now? One thing you can do to help yourself get the life you want is to create a worksheet and write down exactly what you want. It seems that writing down your goals and desires brings out some magical process to help you achieve them.

Here are some of the things Continue reading

This entry was posted on September 6, 2016, in Goal Setting.

Don’t Let Your Mindset Stop You From Achieving Great Things

Don't Let Your Mindset Stop You From Achieving Great ThingsAs the stability of the economy is tested and challenged, many are looking for alternative ways to make ends meet. Some are looking for Ideas Working From Home as a way to build a home based business. To make such a change, the mind first of all must be disciplined to think in a different and positive way.

In life, we make judgments. Sometimes we react in such a way that Continue reading

This entry was posted on September 5, 2016, in Leadership.

Four Easy Ways to Support a Non-Profit Group

Four Easy Ways to Support a Non-Profit GroupWhen it comes to giving back to the community, helping a local non-profit organization is much easier than you may realize. Although non-profits do need funding, not everyone can make regular donations. Here are a few other ways you can help.

1.) Eat and shop at places connected with non-profits: Many companies work with non-profit organizations on a regular basis. Next time you go to the grocery store, Continue reading

This entry was posted on August 27, 2016, in Leadership.

No Such Thing As A NATURAL Leader?

No Such Thing As A NATURAL Leader?While some seem to believe that certain individuals are born to lead, and innately possess the numerous traits, abilities and tendencies necessary for effective leadership, the reality is that the greatest leaders are those that pursue their mission and position with a combination of seriousness of mindset, combined with authentic empathy, and the willingness to be trained, learn and use the best and most Continue reading

This entry was posted on August 6, 2016, in Leadership.

Global Leadership Biases – Nu Leadership Series

Global Leadership Biases - Nu Leadership SeriesMen cease to interest us when we find their limitations. The sin is limitations. As soon as you once come up to a man’s limitations, it is all over with him.

Emerson

How can globalization create issues for organizations? Currently, there is a shortage of global leaders because they are difficult to develop (Black, Morrison, & Gregersen, 2002). Global leaders can have a great impact on society. Continue reading

This entry was posted on July 22, 2016, in Leadership.

King Warrior Lover Magician

King Warrior Lover MagicianAbout 10 years ago I attended my first ever personal development course in the Blue Mountains behind Sydney Australia.

I was at a stage in my life where I wanted change and was not really aware of the personal development industry until I found a workshop run by a man called Brendan Nichols.

The workshop was called Future Warrior and drew heavily on the archetype models of the subconscious Continue reading

This entry was posted on July 16, 2016, in Leadership.