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Endurance

Grit is the flame in which success grows Endurance is essential for anyone who sets their mind to be successful—whether it is to win a

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Dependability

More important than talent How dependable are you? When you give your word to do something, can others count on you to follow through, even

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Become an Agile Listener

Listening techniques Agile Listeners choose the listening skill that fits the situation and their purpose. The statement, “Listening is a skill,” is half true. Better

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Dependability

There were two childhood friends who were buddies throughout high school and college before joining the army together. When war broke out, they ended up

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Happiness

Most of us were conditioned to believe if we become successful, then we’ll be happy—when we find the perfect mate, land that great job, lose

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Endurance

On September 2, 2013, at the age of sixty-four, Diana Nyad completed a heroic feat of both endurance and human willpower, when she emerged upon

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Simplify

One of the more toxic stressors for our world today is living with a continuous sense of urgency—inundated by constant activities and overwhelming amounts of

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Accountability

It may be difficult at times to fully practice personal accountability but you’ll find it offers many advantages and rewards. It will heighten your own

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Journaling

The benefits of journaling are surprisingly powerful. It has been found to strengthen immune cells, lower the physical impact for people who have asthma and

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Exuberance

The dictionary describes exuberance as being “almost uninhibitedly enthusiastic; lavishly abundant; abounding in vitality; extremely joyful and vigorous”—perfect characteristics for living successfully. Don’t you think?

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Acceptance

Regardless of what your life has been in the past, accept yourself for who you are today. That doesn’t mean that you intend to stay

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Walking

Some of the world’s greatest leaders, scientists, philosophers, and poets throughout the ages have been avid walkers. Walking is one of the best ways to

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Keep Learning

The Spanish Cellist Pablo Casals is considered to be the preeminent cellist of the 20th century and one of the greatest of all time. Throughout

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Kindness

Can you recall a time somebody was kind to you? What did that feel like? Kindness is defined as an act of being friendly, generous,

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