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Turning Dreams Into Reality

Posted on: April 27, 2022

Individual Counseling Insights brought to you by California Psychotherapeutic Resources, Inc.

“Ambition” is such a wonderfully complex concept. It begins with something like desire. You imagine or see something you’d like to be, at the same time developing a desire to be that way, then add in a commitment to take action. Ambitious people have the ability to take that final step consistently and to good effect.

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Essential Reading For Success

Posted on: April 18, 2022

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Some books stand the test of time. Take the bestseller Think and Grow Rich, by Napoleon Hill. He spent 20 years researching 40 millionaires, trying to find commonalities that would in essence reveal a formula for success. In 1937, Hill published the result of his work, and for nearly a century now budding entrepreneurs and professionals have turned to Think and Grow Rich for inspiration and motivation. During that time, the book has sold over 100 million copies. Yes, you read that right — 100 million copies.

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The Perfect Is The Enemy Of The Good

Posted on: April 15, 2022

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Striving to do the best you can at every job you undertake seems like a good thing, at least on the surface. After all, the old aphorism seems to be true: Any job worth doing is worth doing right. But when does striving to do your best turn into an unhealthy quest for perfection? And if you’re in an introspective state of mind, you may also ask yourself what drives you in that quest.

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Two Essential Qualities of Enterprising People

Posted on: April 13, 2022

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Motivational speakers come from a variety of backgrounds and offer a variety of visions. None, though, is more renowned than Jim Rohn, who began working as a stock clerk in Sears and rose to become one of America’s foremost business philosophers. While he was recognized for mentoring young and upcoming speakers — one of his proteges, Tony Robbins, went on to a pretty successful career of his own — Jim really stood out for his simple wisdom. His quotes were succinct and memorable: “Learn how to be happy with what you have while you pursue all that you want.”

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Making The Pitch To Work From Home

Posted on: March 30, 2022

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After two years of scrambling to keep up with changing corporate policy, office workers may have discovered something: You like working from home! If that’s the case, now may be the time to make a pitch for permanent work-from-home status.

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Burned Out At Work? This May Help.

Posted on: March 2, 2022

Individual Counseling Insights brought to you by California Psychotherapeutic Resources, Inc.

For ambitious and motivated people, work and career can be an enormous source of satisfaction — and stress. Over the last two years that simple fact has become even more evident as the lines between work and personal life have been blurred for many people. Striving to advance your career while learning how to navigate online meetings and generally coping with the pandemic has taken a toll.

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