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why do i sabotage myself and why you may be too

One day I was on my way to an important event. In fact this event was so important, that it had the power to potentially change the course of my life. Leaving the house, I noticed that I was running low on gas. It’s OK, I told myself, I’m going to make it anyway. Of […]

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time to start getting out of your comfort zone

I enjoy being comfortable. That’s right, ever since I can remember, I usually chose to take the safe road. After all it is my life and my decisions. This worked alright for a while, until one day, everything changed. I discovered my purpose. On that day, I didn’t care anymore if I was comfortable or […]

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the answer to how to figure out what to do with your life

There are few things more frustrating than to sense that you’re life is not going the way you want it to, and yet not knowing how to figure out what to do with your life. My realization came to me after many years of confusion and suffering. You can read more about it in my […]

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in each day a new beginning unfolds

In each day a new beginning unfolds. Actually a new beginning unfolds in each and every moment. And as it does, you have the opportunity to start anew. It amazes me how many new beginnings I’ve had in my life, regardless of my age. When I was in my twenties, I was convinced that by […]

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best places to start over

For millennia people have been known to leave their familiar surroundings and travel the world in search of the best places to start over. When I was a boy, my parents brought me out of the Soviet Union, seeking a better life in the West. And while they did it out of political necessity, I […]

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a search for purpose

A guest post by Chad Davis When I was a kid I wanted to be a veterinarian, just like my uncle. I had always loved animals of all different kinds, and so the decision seemed to fit. After a few years of concentrating myself intensely on one day becoming a veterinarian—all before the age of […]

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