Patti Johnson

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Why You Need To Blow Off Your Critics and Blaze your Own Trail

You decided to grab the bull by the horns and try something new something unique something <b>significant</b> that not just anyone can do.<p>It’s hard enough to …

A Practical Guide To Having Everything You Want | Pick the Brain | Motivation and Self Improvement

<b>My Wage</b><p><b>I bargained with Life for a penny,</b><p><b>And Life would pay no more,</b><p><b>However I begged at evening</b><p><b>When I counted my scanty store.</b><p><b>For Life is a just</b> …

4 Simple Ways of Avoiding Distractions | Pick the Brain | Motivation and Self Improvement

So you want results without doing the work? Great, just what we need… another lazy bugger that’s a sucker for instant gratification. Ok, we’ll cut …

Time Management

How to Make Learning as Easy as 1, 2, 3... | Pick the Brain | Motivation and Self Improvement

Math. It’s the universally dreaded word that almost everyone wishes to banish from their vocabulary. In fact, it’s the <i>one</i> subject that never fails to …

4 Rules for Supreme Productivity | Pick the Brain | Motivation and Self Improvement

I’ve spent the last several months launching a startup for life coaches while also working at my day job. I’ve had to work productively and …

4 Potent Life Lessons From Benjamin Franklin | Pick the Brain | Motivation and Self Improvement

Benjamin Franklin’s accomplishments are otherworldly, and his advice is golden. Here are four life lessons I’ve learned from reading his …

5 Things To Do Before You Decide Something | Pick the Brain | Motivation and Self Improvement

Like it or not, you cannot prevent dilemmas from coming. They are always in your head. Who to recruit for this project? Which target to chase? Which …

Stop Avoiding It - Why Conflict Is Good For You | Pick the Brain | Motivation and Self Improvement

<i>“Know the enemy and know yourself; in a hundred battles you will never be in peril. When you are ignorant of the enemy, but know yourself, your</i> …

15 Simple Ways to Put Meaning Back into Your Life | Pick the Brain | Motivation and Self Improvement

<b>What is the meaning of life?</b><p><b>That’s for you to decide, you get to choose.</b><p>Instead of going through life without meaning only struggling to survive, …

Happiness

8 Effortless Actions You Can Take Right Now To Live A Better Life | Pick the Brain | Motivation and Self Improvement

Let’s face it.<p>Personal growth is hard. At least, the type of personal growth you want to last is hard (which is the only kind that matters).<p>If you’ve …

How Limitations Can Be Positive | Pick the Brain | Motivation and Self Improvement

The word limitation is usually connected to something negative; it refers to being restricted, being held back from pursing or completing a task and …

Everything You Need to Know About Life Insurance

Every parent needs coverage, but no one wants to think about it. Now you don't have to -- we've done the legwork to help you find the perfect policy for your family.<p>As a parent it's your job to consider the "what ifs." You babyproof your home, buy a car with the top safety rating, and keep the …