Archive for the ‘Attitude’ Category

A Reflection on Gratitude

Posted by Donald Latumahina 0 Comment

People in the U.S. will celebrate Thanksgiving this Thursday. I believe it’s a good thing to cultivate an attitude of gratitude. An attitude of gratitude helps us see the bright side of life. It helps us be optimistic about the future. It helps us live our lives with joy. I have written some posts in  [ Read More ]

Categories: Attitude

Note: This is a guest post from Julie Ellis Some people end the day by hitting the sack and falling to sleep almost immediately, then there are the rest of us. We lay down and spend at least 30 minutes rehashing the events of the day. We replay conversations in our minds and cringe at  [ Read More ]

Categories: Attitude

A Defining Trait of the Winners

Posted by Donald Latumahina 6 Comments

What do you think makes the difference between winners and losers? While there could be multiple answers to this question, there is one that I’d like to focus on here: Winners make the most of what they have while losers complain about what they don’t have. Losers say things like these: “If only ….” “I  [ Read More ]

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The Two Elements of True Success

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What is your definition of success? Your answer to this question is important because it determines how you approach life. It becomes the basis of your decision-making. Many people define success as being wealthy and/or famous. They think that someone who is wealthy is more successful than those who aren’t. As a result, making money  [ Read More ]

Categories: Attitude, Purpose

The Danger of the Comfort Zone

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I like to read the stories of great people, and recently I read the story of Andrew Carnegie. It’s an inspiring story; I learned a lot from it. Here I’d like to share an important lesson I learned from it with you. The lesson comes from the contrast between Andrew Carnegie and his father, Will  [ Read More ]

Categories: Attitude, Learning

We are now in July. That means the first half of this year has passed, and we are entering the second half. Many people wait until the end of the year before reflecting on their lives, but I think it’s a good idea to do it now. Why? Because you still have half a year  [ Read More ]

Categories: Attitude, Purpose, Working