Lifestyle is a very popular word. There are many people searching for this work on the Internet. There are many websites offering lifestyle information and lifestyle products. There are many magazines dedicated to lifestyle in general and even some particular area of lifestyle. I grew up in a small town, so for me, I used to interpret “lifestyle” as “style of living” or “the particular way in which one prefers to arrange one’s objects, human environment and habits”. To me, it was related to my ability to choose wearing casual clothes, preferring to play basketball over soccer, growing a beard in winter and shaving it in summer. Well, I’m finding more and more that I’m an insignificant minority in a …

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The thing that used to get me stuck the most, back before my personal growth began in earnest, was being right. No matter the cost, I just had to be right at everything. I would argue until the cows came home, and then a bit more, and by then, many friends thought they had better things to do and gave up. Do you think that stopped me? No way! I had to make them see the light, didn’t I? No point accepting feeble defeat. The other person had to clearly state that I was right and give some very good reasons, which I supplied myself earlier, of course, as to WHY I was right. As much as this sounds crazy, …

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Yesterday, I met a young man for the first time for a life coaching session. He told me a little bit about himself, and one of the things that stood out for me was that he was 21 years old and said he was going to have a baby soon. Throughout the session, I noticed he seemed to be worried, and whenever I mentioned his imminent parenthood, he sank in his chair and his face fell. Now, my own 3 kids are a source of pure joy and pride for me and, being an experienced father and a parenting coach, I felt I needed to say something to make him feel easier. So I traveled back in my head to …

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In the past few years, there has been a proliferation of seminars, mainly around wealth creation, Internet marketing and personal growth.  Various “gurus”, like Anthony Robbins, made this style of training for the masses popular and more and more people attend, in hope of becoming rich, successful and happy. However, if you’ve attended any such seminar, you have probably come out of it wanting more and thinking “Gosh, this gives me so much, but I’m not much better off now than I was before.  What’s going on here?” What’s going on is that most of these seminars operate at the general level.  They are tailored for a “standard person”, and, more often than not, are mainly a very elaborate method …

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Welcome to this new blog, where I will share with you thoughts about how life can be better for you and me and everybody, if only because of how we regard it. “Live, learn, grow, share” – this is what I believe with all my heart. Every experience we go through in our life can be a source of learning and growth, and to stay connected, we must share our wisdom with the people around us, so that they may grow too. I encourage you to participate in building a community of living, learning, growing and sharing human beings, who navigate their way through life with their heart. Hello, world!

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