Monthly Archives: July 2008

5 Roles of Process-Oriented Goals: Setting up Infallible Success

This is the 2nd chapter on a series on goal-setting. Here, we examine the 5 roles process-oriented goals play, and how much more reliable and empowering they are compared to result-oriented goals. Read the previous chapter In a hurry?  Read … Continue reading

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7 Reasons Why You Shouldn’t Set Goals (Digest)

Note: This is a digest version of a longer essay on goal-setting.  If you agree with the points made here, read the original to understand all the whys and hows. — The common approach to setting and pursuing goals has … Continue reading

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Indecisive? The Hidden Truth That Makes Deciding Easier (Digest)

Note: This is a digest version of a longer essay on decision-making.  If you agree with the points made here, read the original to understand all the whys and hows. — Decisions can be pretty stressful. Some folks fear it … Continue reading

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Path over Destination: A Little Known Secret to Satisfying Life

We all know that we ought to “do what we love to do.” Yet, a common misunderstanding prevents us from actually implementing. This essay takes away the fluff and uncovers the essence, the real truth about what it is that … Continue reading

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Path over Destination: A Little Known Secret to Satisfying Life (Digest)

Note: This is a digest version of the original entry on Path over Destination. — If you choose careers and vocations, or even projects based on the benefits and destinations, you’re sure to have an unenjoyable life. Because life is … Continue reading

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Low Self-Esteem Is the Root of All Problems (Digest)

Note: this is the digest version of the extended essay analyzing how self-esteem is the root cause of all personal problems. All your personal struggles boil down to the single cause: a faulty self-esteem. The lower the esteem, the more … Continue reading

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