Rachael Jackson

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18 Things You Need To Give Up To Become A High-Achieving Person

A secret about success is that it is just as much about what you give up as what you gain.<p>Are you willing to give up late nights out for late nights in working? Are you willing to turn a deaf ear to blind criticisms? Are you willing to listen to helpful ones? Are you going to be able to give up the …

Self-help

Elevate Your Snail Mail Game With These 3 DIY Techniques

When it comes to custom stationery, we are big fans of DIYing cards and envelopes that speak to that special someone on the receiving end. After all, the goal is to MAKE IT ON THE FRIDGE, am I right? (That I Heart Texas magnet is itching to be used!) That’s why today we are showing you three …

Beautiful Quilling Designs to Inspire You

If you’ve never heard of the <b>art of quilling</b> or seen the beautiful results of an intricate quilling project, then prepare to have your eyes opened to …

Why television writing has become the new home of verbal complexity

The death of Geoffrey Hill this summer put one of his more astringent declarations back into circulation: “Accessible is a perfectly good word if applied to supermarket aisles, art galleries, polling stations and public lavatories, but it has no place in the discussion of poetry and poetics.” …

Literature

How to Balance Ambition and Happiness: 5 Tips

Too much ambition makes life miserable, too little makes it meaningless. Here's how to strike a balance.<p>Many people believe that success will make them happy. But science shows that it's the other way around.<p>Being happy seems to increase your chances of success, while study after study indicates …

5 Habits to Start Your Workday on the Right Foot

The first ten minutes of your workday can be the most important. After all, they can set the tone for the rest of your workday. But for some, …

Better is Not Good Enough: Wellness is the Goal

If you asked any one of us, we would say that top on our list of what we want is to feel better. But what is “better”? To most it means that the …

Posters

18 Things Mentally Strong People Do | Inc.com

As the author of <i>13 Things Mentally Strong People Don't Do</i>, I usually spend my time talking about the bad habits that can rob you of mental strength. After all, it only takes one bad habit to hold you back from reaching your greatest potential.<p>In addition to giving up those bad habits, however, it's …

Self-help

5 Habits to Ditch Now for a Super Successful Future | Inc.com

If it's true that our habits determine our future, knowing our habits and where they take us is one of the most important things we can do to shape that future.<p>Good habits will help us build success, while our bad habits will draw us off the path. It's the simple law of cause and effect. If you …

Motivation

7 Tiny Habits That Lead to Huge Results | Inc.com

The way I think about personal development and designing the life I want to live is very similar to the way I think about investing.<p>Imagine that every choice you make in life is associated to a "bucket." Brushing your teeth goes in the "personal hygiene bucket." Working on your novel goes in the …

Productivity

The #1 Way To Have a Happier, Longer Life

Who wants to live a happy, healthy, long life? Yeah, everybody. Turns out an incredible amount of scientific evidence points to one simple …

8 Fantabulous Steps to Reach Your Life Goals

Once someone decides to chase their dreams, the thing that will determine their success isn't the dream itself but how they pursue it. The reality is that there's no secret formula to reaching goals. It all depends on the actions that are taken and the level of dedication present. However, having a …

This Googler Explains How To Design Your Time Rather Than Manage It

Breaking all your tasks into quadrants can help you become more strategic about how you work.<p>For many of us, work can feel like a never-ending cycle of long meetings, overflowing inboxes, and urgent demands. No matter how fast we go or how hard we work, there’s far more to do every day than there …

9 powerful habits to develop in 2016

Success is also subjective; if one chooses to live within one's means and owes no debts, he or she may consider him- or herself successful, whereas another may see success in the numbers in their bank account.<p>Regardless of the definition, when we think of successful people, what attributes …

20 Small Things You Can Do Every Day To Lead A Joyful Life

To be joyful is to be happy, jubilant and elated. Who doesn’t want more of that in their life! Here are 20 small things you can adopt into your …

Happiness

Say Goodbye To These Thoughts For Self-Improvement

When you talk to yourself, what do you say? Do you motivate yourself with kind, empowering words like you do when you speak to your loved ones, or …

10 Things Grateful People Do Differently

More gratitude = Better life.<p>Ralph Waldo Emerson once said that in order to achieve contentment, one should “cultivate the habit of being grateful for every good thing that comes to you, and to give thanks continuously.”<p>Turns out Emerson ― who explored the meaning of a good life in much of his work …

9 Mantras That Will Keep You Mentally Strong During Tough Times

While it's often easy to be mentally strong when life is going well, your true strength becomes apparent through adversity. The loss of a loved one, a health problem, relationship issues, and financial troubles are just a few of the hardships most people face at one time or another.<p>The way you …

10 Rituals That Morning People Use To Start Successful Days

Learn how building good habits helps morning people sharpen their mind and strengthen their body for achieving success.

Success

5 Remarkably Effective Habits That Super Productive People Practice Every Day | Inc.com

Nowadays, the common understanding--a.k.a., <i>misconception</i>--of productivity is the ability to get a lot of things done in a very short period of time; this is a result of the digital age that we live in. While technology has created a myriad of options and sophisticated apps for people with the …

Time Management

How to Use a Simple Pocket Notebook to Change Your Life

A few days ago, in Monday’s Reader Mailbag, I made an off-hand reference to my own use of pocket notebooks, where I wrote a paragraph or two about …

8 Powerful Ways to Make Habits Stick

Many of my clients see me because they want to change. There's something in their lives that is so routine, yet so undesirable or unhealthy. Maybe it's a poor diet, dating toxic men or women or laziness. They seek change, yet it eludes them. Most behaviors, good and bad, become automatic or …

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11 Totally Inspiring Craft Room Storage Ideas

These creative spaces make us want to get our DIY on!<p>We're coveting these well organized craft rooms brimming with tape, trim, and more! Spiff up your own crafting space by borrowing these bloggers' genius organization and storage ideas.

Live for the moment

I knew it! Spring cleaning is bad for your family's health

As experts reveal that household bleach is a 'public health risk', creating breeding grounds for infection, self-confessed slattern Judith Woods sits back and watches the dirt collect...<p>Am I alone in feeling smug (if slatternly) about the news that super-clean homes are a breeding ground for …

Deep Frying

Looking at your mobile? You’re cutting off a world of creativity – and flirtation

I agree with Simon Schama: looking upwards and outwards is the source of all art, thought and literature – and enables intimate encounters<p>It’s a scene so commonplace that it’s hardly worth specifying the details. But it was on Wednesday night, in a restaurant in Mousehole in Cornwall. Next to us …

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