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Advice on How to be Creative

I’m not going to write a long, drawn out post about how to be creative.  Instead, I’m going to let a creative genius in the realm of humor (humour) do the talking.

Mind you the video is a bit long itself.  Yet it entertains throughout and gives you some good, thought provoking ideas.  Some of these ideas even tread into the realm of how to be successful in business and life…

In case the video isn’t playing on this site or you’d like to go and see it on YouTube, you can click this link ->Get Creative!

Have a great day and do some creative thinking!

– Jared

It’s up to YOU

Motivate yourselfIt’s up to you to make your life what you dream of.  Nobody else is going to do it for you.  They’re all too busy trying to make their life better – or at least trying to keep their life from sinking.

So when you do something awesome and nobody claps for you, don’t fret.

When you hit one of your personal goals and make a milestone yet there’s no one around to see it, don’t let it get you down.

Celebrate that moment for yourself and by yourself first before you try and celebrate with others.  Indulge in something.  Give yourself a reward.

Drink some nice wine.  Go out for a nice dinner.  Watch that TV show that you’ve been dying to see.

And then get back to work.

Your dreams are waiting out there for you to make them a reality.  Don’t let them down!  Keep at it and remember: you’re awesome.

– Jared

Believe in Yourself

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I was just thinking about this subject.  You see, you HAVE to believe in yourself.  Because honestly, not many other people will.

At least that’s true at first.  And that’s fine.

You should know yourself better than anyone else.  And if you don’t then you should take some time to meditate on who you are as a person.  Really look at yourself and be brutally honest with yourself.

Once you do this and you have seen your faults for all they are worth – then and only then can you really work to improve and know what you are capable of doing.

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Focus

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I want you to zero in on the word “focus” in that quote by Socrates (*Edit: I also want you to know that this quote is often misattributed to the historical, Greek Socrates.  It is not from him.  Instead, it is from a fictional character named Socrates in Olympic Coach Dan Millman’s book, “Way of the Peaceful Warrior.”).

We all know what “focus” means in the many forms it can take.

A camera focusing on an object, a laser beam focusing to be tighter, and giving another person your attention.  These are all examples of focus.

Today, however, I want us to really think about focusing our energy on the things we want to achieve in life.  How does that happen?  How can we better focus on our goals?  These are the questions we will discuss.

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Improve for No One!

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Improvement.  It’s what growth is made of because, let’s face it, if you aren’t improving then you’re fading.

That’s why you’re here after all.  Because you want to improve.  You want to better yourself and expand your mind.

Whether you’re here to learn something new, to gain motivation, or because you found me at random during your search for that certain something you can’t put your finger on, welcome!

Let’s get going, shall we?

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