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Facing Joblessness With Confidence – Be Prepared

Facing Joblessness With Confidence – Be Prepared

This article was reproduced here in Jan 09. Many who visited this blog site I believe will have been  retrenched or preparing for retrenchment. However, it is not the end of the world yet. The unemployed need to prepare themselves well if [...]

The top 5 regrets people make on their deathbeds

The top 5 regrets people make on their deathbeds

The top 5 regrets people make on their deathbeds Posted: 31 May 2011 10:32 PM PDT Written by thenextweb When Ms. Bonnie Ware, a nurse who worked for years with the dying, posted her list of the top 5 regrets people say aloud on their [...]

12 Common Causes and Proven Cures for Unhappiness

12 Common Causes and Proven Cures for Unhappiness

For the average person happiness is a choice, yet numerous people are unhappy.  There are many reasons, but it all boils down to one simple principle:  They choose something else over happiness.  Because it often takes less effort to be [...]

How to make good things happen

How to make good things happen

This guest post was written by Diggy, author of Upgrade Reality. When wild animals are first captured and put into zoo cages they try everything to get out of that cage.  They bite it, run into it with their full weight, and claw at the cage.  [...]

111 Lessons Life Taught Us

111 Lessons Life Taught Us

Sometimes thinking about your life and sorting out what you have learned is just as important as tackling a new venture.  That’s what our new sister site, Everyday Life Lessons, is all about.  It’s an online community where people share, rank [...]

88 Ways To Make A Stranger Smile

88 Ways To Make A Stranger Smile

Marc and Angel Don’t wait for people to smile.  Show them how. Let your guard down.  Talk to someone you don’t know straight from your heart.  Compliment them.  Don’t anticipate awkwardness.  Just be you in that beautiful way only [...]

16 Harsh Truths that Make Us Stronger

16 Harsh Truths that Make Us Stronger

It takes more courage to reveal insecurities than to hide them, more strength to relate to people than to dominate them, more manhood (or womanhood) to abide by thought-out principles rather than blind reflex. Toughness is in the soul and spirit, [...]

10 Commandments for a Good Life

10 Commandments for a Good Life

A good life is when you assume nothing, do more, need less, smile often and realize how fortunate you are right now.  It’s about the simple pleasures that make you happy, the compassionate deeds you perform, the personal goals you strive to [...]

365 Thought Provoking Questions to Ask Yourself This Year

365 Thought Provoking Questions to Ask Yourself This Year

“Asking the right questions is the answer.” That’s the tagline at the top of our sister site Thought Questions.  The site thrives on the philosophy that a question that makes you think is worth asking.  So we’ve made a ritual of asking [...]

8 Stupid Mistakes Smart People Make

8 Stupid Mistakes Smart People Make

Marc and Angel I bet you know quite a few capable people who are staggeringly unproductive.  They work long hours, stress themselves out and never seem to make any significant progress, right? Over the course of our lives we all develop [...]

60 Inconvenient Personal Development Truths

60 Inconvenient Personal Development Truths

I know you want to be the best you can be.  We all do.  But sometimes we look for success in the wrong places or we try to achieve it in the wrong ways. Here are 60 inconvenient truths about personal development to help you stay on [...]

6 Steps to True Happiness

6 Steps to True Happiness

6 Steps to True HappinessPosted: 20 Feb 2011 08:02 PM PSTThis guest post was written by Chris Gaddis. I want to thank Marc and Angel for allowing me to be a guest on their blog.  Marc was nice enough to appear on a radio show I host in New [...]

The Best Countries For New Jobs Next Year

The Best Countries For New Jobs Next Year

Susan Adams, 12.14.10, 04:45 PM EST - Forbes.com India and China lead the list, followed by Taiwan and Brazil. On CBS' 60 Minutes last Sunday, the Brazilian billionaire Eike Batista told correspondent Steve Kroft that he's hiring Americans to weld [...]

Death and Joblessness

Death and Joblessness

Death and Joblessness Suicide Dogs the Long-Term Unemployed. What Can Be Done to Help Them? By Annie Lowrey 8/17/10 4:30 AM http://washingtonindependent.com He hit “publish” on the last Wednesday in July, in the middle of a long [...]

Offering Help (Carefully) to Jobless Friends

Offering Help (Carefully) to Jobless Friends

January 1, 2011 Offering Help (Carefully) to Jobless Friends By PHYLLIS KORKKI, The New York Times “IF I hear of something, I’ll let you know.” Jobless people often hear this from friends and relatives, because the impulse to help is [...]

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