9 Reasons We Give Up

9 Reasons We Give Up

We admire people that never seem to give up. Yet, most of us realize that we give up far too quickly. It’s not something we’re proud of, and it’s obvious how much more we could have accomplished with…

6 Ways to Teach Empathy to Children

6 Ways to Teach Empathy to Children

The ability to understand the feelings of others is a core quality that contributes to healthy, prosperous relationships and social connections. Parents who know how to foster empathy in their children weren’t born with this knowledge – they…

The Battle Between Perfection and Happiness

The Battle Between Perfection and Happiness

Perfectionists refuse to accept any results short of perfection. These people are often high achievers. Just as often, they are not. The urge to be perfect can be a huge disadvantage. Most perfectionists are anything but happy. When…

The Secret to Being Assertive Without Being Aggressive

The Secret to Being Assertive Without Being Aggressive

There are 3 basic communication styles. If you’re passive, you find it difficult to express your feelings and needs. If you’re aggressive, you tend to put your own interests ahead of others. If you’re assertive, you know how…

Give Yourself Something to Look Forward To and Discover the Power of Anticipation

Give Yourself Something to Look Forward To and Discover the Power of Anticipation

Have you ever had a horrible day, week, or month, but you had something great to look forward to? If you’ve ever been in that situation, you know how much it can help to have something exciting looming…