• Success

Why You Need A Personal Success Routine

My middle class baby boomer life went off a cliff in 2003 when I was diagnosed with terminal cancer. Recovery brought me a ‘second chance’ and the usual question arose. “What would I do differently?” Many personal bests followed. I wrote a best seller, deepened a forty year (happy) marriage into the type of relationship…

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  • High Performance Habits

What You MUST Know To Reach Your Goals

Personal development blogs, magazines, podcasts, blogs and books have long touted the importance of setting goals. Why? Because, simply put, goal setting is one of the most effective success tools there is.  Gail Matthews, PhD, professor at the Dominican University in California, conducted a study by tracking the success rate of 149 individuals, male and…

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  • Mindset
  • Money

How To Punch Above Your Financial Weight

With economies struggling, banks flailing and governments stretched to help everyone, now more than ever it is up to us to create our own financially secure future. Success in the financial arena relies on our ability to realise that money in itself is just an idea. We don’t have to look at a 50 dollar…

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  • Mindset
  • Self Esteem
  • Success

It Really Is Mind Over Matter

Consider this… According to the Australian Institute of Health and Welfare (AIHW), three quarters of deaths among people younger than 75 are avoidable. In the last two decades, the prevalence of diabetes, heart disease, cancer and respiratory diseases has been steadily growing. Studies have shown that the major preventable risk factors for these diseases are…

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  • Relationships

7 Keys To Revolutionise Your Relationship

If you’re having trouble in your relationship, you’re not alone. The battle for marriage is on: half of American marriages, 40 percent of Australian unions and a third of Canadian and New Zealand nuptials end in divorce. Australia has one of the highest divorce rates in the world. Each year, around 50,000 people get divorced…

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  • High Performance Habits

Is There A Formula For Happiness?

“There are never enough hours in day to achieve everything on my ‘to-do’ list.” “Whenever I have one area of my life working perfectly, something else falls in a heap.” “I often feel pulled in all directions.  I’m spread so thin I feel like I’m not doing my best for anyone – at work, at…

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