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Grit – The power of passion and perseverance by Angela Duckworth

I finished to read Grit from Angela Duckworth. If you are looking to boost your motivation, develop your perseverance, understand the mechanisms, the spirit behind any achievement, I can’t recommend you enough to read this book. It is purely an explanation of the journey taken by Angela to understand  how we can nourish our perseverance and passion in order to become a master in grit. It is also a life changing book delving into the psychology of achievement and a real discovery and an intellectual asset if you aim to reach your goals. There are different ways to boost your grit by dedication, deliberate practice, support and affirmation. It is not only learn how to self grow but also an enjoyable read to see that Angela also at times struggled to find her path and didn’t give up. It is also a fantastic discovery to help students be more gritty, keen to learn and succeed in their studies. If you are looking to deepen your perseverance and your mindset, this book is a must read for you. …

March : A wake up call to be the best version of yourself

1st March 2017. Did you see the last months pass ? Me, to be honest, not at all. And it is always like that with January and February, you just start to make small changes to your life, to have new ideas to make your life easier that March is knocking on your door. Sign that our fellow guy Winter won’t stay too long (hopefully) and that Spring is around the corner,  slow awakening of the nature around us. This time, I think it’s time to embrace the vibes of this new month, to reflect on our goals, where we want to go and set up a strategy plan to reach our goals. It is a time to feeling energised, refreshed, invigorated, in a nutshell to wake up our mind and body and work to remain upbeat, happy and positive. Yes, working relentlessly to change our mindset, to emphasize the positive, learn from your mistakes, aim and rise high because we all can do it. If we put our mind to do it. And after …

Celebrate self love instead of Valentine’s Day

I’m not single and I am not going to celebrate Valentine’s Day today. Why ?  because love should be celebrated daily, not just particularly on the 14th February. Today I want to inspire you to love, love yourself, take the time to pamper yourself and to look only after you. To all the single women and men, today do something different, crazy, risky to mark this day as the day to differentiate yourself and  do something extraordinary for you, just for you without guilt, hesitation or overanalysis. To all the single working mums, you are the wonderwomen of our time and I am amazed by your strength, passion and resilience to raise children on your own. To all of you, celebrate self love to always bring the best for your bundle of joy and loved ones. Today is the day where I forgot Mr Valentine to focus on my bundle of joy because she woke up at dawn and needed to be cuddled by her mummy to face the day. She is now sleeping peacefully …

Seeking Quality ? Authenticity ? Find your calling and become an entrepreneur !

We all noticed more than ever that we are living in a fast paced, frenetic world. Sometimes, we feel at the top of our game, sometimes we are bloody struggling to finish the day with the astronomical deadlines and things we need to do in one day. Since then, emerged a movement to counteract the disastrous effects of the pace imposed by our society : insane productivity. Yes, a movement created by people like us burn out, depressed or as simple as it is sick as hell and fighting to find a sense to their life. These persons are showing us everyday that you can set up your own pace if you want to by perseverance, hard work and passion. This is the era of a growing surge of entrepreneurs, determined to create their happiness on their own terms. More I am waking up everyday to write on my blog, more I am determined to continue each day. Why ? Because I love being able to express my feelings, explore new ideas, discover quality products/services able to …

Grit – The power of passion and perseverance by Angela Duckworth

I am intrigued by this book because at the time where we will soon reflect on this year, I like to know that reaching my goals is part of a continuous work to be determined, perseverant and consistent. Added to that your passion and you have the ingredients to thrive despite all the roadblocks which will try to demotivate you. I like the idea to explore and identify the rationale behind our goals, to know what it is helping us to use most of our potential, unlock it and pursue with clarity our dreams. This is a book I will read because it will guide me, once again to re-align my thoughts and reach my goals with time and grit. I will, of course, keep you in the loop to confirm whether this book help me to empower myself. Credit featured picture : angeladuckworth.com