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Gone Travelling …

Dear All, Thank you very much for reading the Embrace Possibility Blog. I'm happy to hear through the comments and emails that you enjoy the content and find it helpful. Thank you for allowing me to pursue my passion. I'm leaving in a few hours for a trip around the world and I'm not sure [...]

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What NOT to Do When Things Go Wrong

(3 days ago - At the office) "It's just a corporate basketball league game and I need the exercise anyway." "What could possibly go wrong?" (At the game - Whistle blows - Game starts) Like any other basketball game, you hear the basketball bouncing, sneakers screeching, players yelling when suddenly ... a loud *CRACK* ... [...]

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Top 5 Reasons Why People Don’t Get Things Done

There are people who just can't get things done. Maybe you're one of these people and you're not sure why you don't get things done. Maybe you deal with these people and they drive you crazy. Maybe you do get things done but you want to get more things done. No matter what the situation, [...]

Why Good People Do Bad Things

Generally, people are good. At least that’s what I believe and it has served me well. So why is it that some of them do bad things? Unthinkable things? From genocides to bullying From terrorism to financial fraud From smoking to working way too much People, who are generally good, end up doing a spectrum [...]

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How to Effectively Manage Your Time

For those who follow my blog, you may have noticed that I haven't posted any new articles recently. The main reason for this is I've been single-tasking, a technique Leo Babauta uses to get a lot of stuff done. This month, I've focused most of my time on finalizing my first book and have put a lot [...]

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3 Reasons Why Most People are Bad Communicators

Every day you miscommunicate something to someone. You don't do it intentionally but it happens. It actually happens all the time, you just don’t know it. The only time you realize there is a miscommunication is when something bad happens and even then you may not think it was because of bad communication. The good things is [...]

How to Be More Disciplined

If someone is next to you right now, ask them this question (if you’re by yourself, ask yourself): How can I be more disciplined? What was the answer? Was it something vague like “You just have to force yourself to do it”? Self-discipline is one of those overused words that people have a hard time [...]

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The Real Reason You Brush Your Teeth Before Going to the Dentist

I've been guilty of it. A day or two before my dentist's appointment, I will spend twice the amount of time brushing my teeth and triple the time flossing (I'm normally a fast flosser). I even make the effort to brush my teeth again and use Listerine right before my appointment. If I really think [...]

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Are You Bored at Work?

2:35pm... 2:37pm... 2:40pm... Is this what work is like for you? Constantly checking the clock and watching the time slowly crawl by? Are you bored at work and find yourself either surfing the internet or spending more time socializing than you do working? Do you wonder how your company can afford to be paying you to [...]

3 Easy Ways to Improve Any Relationship

Life is about relationships. Boyfriend and Girlfriend Boss and Employee Parent and Child Husband and Wife Friend and Friend The list goes on... To have a meaningful life, you'll need to have meaningful relationships. Take a minute now and answer this question: Is there a relationship in your life that you wish was better? Now [...]