Heather Dumont

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Three Things I Did To Make My Dream Come True

I was in a rut. I was living in a city I didn’t want to be in, in a career that didn’t fit the vision of what I wanted my life to be. I knew that I wanted change but I kept waiting for that mythical someday when the stars would align and everything I ever wanted would just fall into place. Day …

11 Cognitive Biases You Must Know to Avoid Making Silly Mistakes in Life

Mistakes are part of life. Some teach us how to be happier, wiser, and become better versions of ourselves. However, there are mistakes that can …

This is the Most Important Decision You Will Ever Make

Taking responsibility for your own life is the fundamental step needed to change.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>One of the most important decisions you can ever make is to become your own CEO. I’m talking about taking complete responsibility for your life and not …

Self-improvement

Want More Positivity in the People Around You? The First Step Starts With You

You're reading Want More Positivity in the People Around You? The First Step Starts With You, originally posted on Pick the Brain | Motivation and …

Happiness

11 Things You Need to Give Up If You Want to Be Happy and Successful

This post is by Elle Kaplan, Founder & CEO, LEXionThe post 11 Things You Need to Give Up If You Want to Be Happy and Successful appeared first on …

Self-improvement

14 Seriously Easy Ways to Be Outrageously Successful - SUCCESS

<b>1. Write down a list of your goals, then wad it up and chuck it in the garbage.</b><p>It’s just gonna stress you out.<p><b>2. For an extra morning boost, lie in</b> …

Death Metal

Your April Action Plan: 10 Ways to Get Serious About Your Future

Your Action Plan is a monthly to-do list of tips straight from <i>SUCCESS</i> magazine—10 things you can do right now to improve yourself and your life.<p>This …

Motivation

Prevent Perfectionism From Sabotaging Success: Strategies

We are inundated by the invitation and expectation of perfection – Be it subliminal suggestion or overt invitation, advertisers seduce us with the …

Fitness blogger shares important message about accepting her body

Learning to accept your body isn’t about being entirely confident all the time.<p>It’s a journey – one that takes time, and daily effort, and can often …

Is the Life I Am Living “Good Enough?”

Oh boy oh boy.<p>A dear Facebook friend just sent me this awesome article.<p>The gist of the post is simply this: what if I don’t want to make an …

Journaling about the Future — the Key to a Happier Life

When writing about the past, it is very tempting to say you remember everything, but when faced with an empty sheet of paper, you simply can’t fill …

Do Something to Help Your Future Self: A Motivational Trick

Running short on motivation or willpower? Feeling discouraged or depressed?<p>Instead of getting down on yourself for everything you haven’t done or …

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10 Life Lessons From Pericles

Pericles: Greek Statesmen, Orator, and General (~400BC). Also called ‘the first citizen of Athens’ by Thucydides<p>1. Embed myself in the souls of …

5 Ways Being Single Will Help You Find 'The One'

I used to be a serial dater, much like Kim Kardashian in her pre-Kanye days. It was a constant cycle of dating apps and breakups until one day, …

Relationships

Are You Chasing Your Dreams or Your Vision?

Over the years, I have noticed that there is a fine line between having dreams and having a vision in life. While they are often used as …

The 10,000-Hour Rule Won't Help You, But This Will

To achieve a high level of excellence, you need to do more than just show up.<p>In <i>Outliers</i>, Malcolm Gladwell introduced the world to the 10,000-hour rule. As he described it, world class talents like Bill Gates, The Beatles and chess grandmasters attained their great prowess only after 10,000 hours of …

40 Philosophy Tips For Living Everyday Life

Practical philosophical tips on living:<p>1. What are ethics?<p>Ethics: a code of values which guide your choice and actions in your life.<p>Ethics— they will …

Street Photography

Why You Should Take the Opportunities You Don’t Feel Ready For

<i>The MPW Insiders Network is an online community where the biggest names in business and beyond answer timely career and leadership questions. Today’s</i> …

15 Value Investing Tips From Legendary Investors

Their wisdom can help you earn a fortune.<p>Value investing is a proven strategy for generating enormous wealth in the stock market. To help get you up …

Investing

15 Ways to Empower Others in 15 Minutes

<i>“A leader is best when people barely know he exists, when his work is done, his aim fulfilled, they will say: We did it ourselves.” – Lao …

How to Not Sweat the Small Stuff

As a retiring worry wart, there are times I’m faced with minor issues, personal and professional, that seem to drive me crazy, but are really not …

Positive Peer Pressure: How to Leverage Your Squad to Get In Shape

“Just beat Level 8!”“UGH, NOOOOOOOOOOO!”A few months back, a group of my friends and I engaged in a digital arms race. You see, I made the horribly …

Extreme Sports

For Some Vets, A PTSD Diagnosis Comes Along With Personal Growth

New research by psychologists at North Carolina State University shows that post-traumatic stress disorder among military veterans can lead to …

10 Affirmations Successful Entrepreneurs Repeat Every Single Day

Intentions breed actions -- the right actions.<p>Businesses are based on actions, not on thoughts -- yet the thought always comes before the deed. Achievement starts with an idea, a perspective, a point of view, or even just an attitude.<p>Here are some of the things successful entrepreneurs say to …

How To Figure Out Which Workout Is Best For You

We are officially 25 percent done with 2017.<p>Perhaps you, like the majority of Americans, made the New Year's resolution to eat healthy, get fit and …

Exercise

3 Things Successful People Know About Healthy Relationships

I’ve achieved some success in my life, and overall, I’m happy where I am. But at the beginning of last year, I hit a wall. And it took some time to …

9 Tactics for Figuring Out If You Really Need a Tempting Purchase

It’s a pretty familiar feeling for everyone at some time or another in their life.You’re doing some household chore and you realize that having some …

6 Self-Improvement Goals I Want To Accomplish Before 30

Hello there, 29.<p>I can't believe we're making eye contact in the form of birthday candles on a cake that my metabolism has grown lazy to digest. I'm …

The Beauty Products You Should Use This April, According to Astrology

<i>With a neuroscience and art history degree from UCLA, Rose Theodora is an expert when it comes to color therapy and astrology. Each month, she'll be</i> …