When it comes to educating ourselves, four problems in particular commonly stand in our way. Here's a look at what they are, and how you can overcome them to learn about anything you want.
I have a friend who spends much of his life avoiding things he doesn't like, or trying to rush through things. So how can you avoid spending so much time and effort avoiding what's around you?
This week I took a jaunt into the wilderness, and came across such jaw-dropping scenery that my first instinct was to take a picture and share it with everyone I knew. Then I realized I didn't have internet in... Read more...
Checking phones, websites, email, messages, news, TV, games, and... you know your favorite procrastination techniques. So how can you break out of your procrastination patterns?
Sometimes life throws you into a miserable situation, and it can seem pretty dark. But that doesn't mean you can't find happiness somewhere.
If you simply reduce mail and paper clutter, it won’t be long before the clutter’s back, with a vengeance. So what can you do instead?
The mind is a wonderful thing... but also constantly tries to convince us not to take actions we know are good for us, and stops many life changes.
So much of our lives are spent waiting for the good life. But what if we stopped waiting? Here's why - and how - to stop waiting for life to get better.
Too much to do and too little time to do it? Here are some ways to deal with the stress of being too busy.
I have had to figure out how to be more confident in social situations. It hasn't been easy, but there are a few things I've learned.
Here are five simple ways to help you remind yourself to read more.
Simplifying can be harder than you think. Here are some tips on how you can live a simpler life.
Someone everything thinks is a super-productive, ultra-focused, über-disciplined guy reveals the truth: he's not.
Are you in the habit of comparing yourself to others? It’s only in comparison that we take what’s wonderful and turn it into something sad.
Sticking to a habit can be difficult, because life gets in the way... and we get discouraged. How can we form new habits without all the struggle?
Dealing with toxic people is never easy, but it’s worth looking at some strategies you might consider to make the problem better.
Immersing yourself in the world of people doing amazing things can bring unexpected results. Here's what you can learn from Pixar's creative process.
Even when we intend to simplify our lives, we continue to have too much stuff. Part of that is from laziness, but the real driving force is something else.
After a vacation, reentry can be tough. Here are four ways to ease back into everyday life -- and to get your motivation back after being gone!
Parents will always have stress -- that said, I've learned that we can find peace.
It’s a fact of life that without constant vigilance, clutter creeps up. Here's how to simplify your life by starting a decluttering habit.
What would it take to get your life decluttered and organized? Here are some easy-to-follow organizing rules.
What would happen if we broke from our addiction to 'needing' and buying more? What would life be like if we all were wanting very little?
If you just don't seem to be reaching your targets, try something different: creating rules that will help you make your goals happen.