Category: Growth

Happiness is Overrated

In the past 20 years, research into the subject of happiness has exploded. Thousands of books have been published on the subject in recent years. One relevant finding is that happiness and its focus on life-satisfaction is overrated and a

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Scenes from a Flourishing Life

The alarm rings and Steve gets out of bed having broken his snooze button habit many years ago. He’s thankful for the opportunity that a new day brings, including facing the obstacles that will come his way. He’s driven by

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Flourishing in Four Dimensions

Joe has read every self-help bestseller in the business. In fact, as soon as a new one comes out, he buys it. Joe is an attentive reader and a bright guy. And when reading these books, he gets great flashes

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The Power of Self-Esteem

Wikipedia defines self-esteem as a person’s overall emotional evaluation of his or her own worth. As a subjective self evaluation, social scientists have been arguing about the value of positive self-esteem for the past 20 years. However, if you define

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Live, Love, Learn and Leave a Legacy – The Four Human Dimensions

One of the great achievements of Steven Covey was the coining of the phrase “To Live, To Love, To Learn, To Leave a Legacy”. Beyond the beautiful wording, it taught that a fulfilling life requires recognizing the existence, importance and

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InfoGraphic, Video and Audio for Change, Grow and Be Great

We’ve written in the about the steps needed to Change, Grow & Be Great, based on the audio series by Charlie Harary. Below is an InfoGraphic highlighting the key concepts needed to effect change. To install this valuable information into

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Accomplishment and Connection and the 7 Habits

Stephen Covey’s “7 Habits of Highly Effective People” is one of only a handful of non-fiction books that have sold over 25 million copies. The audio version sold an unprecedented 1 million copies back in the days of cassette tapes.

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5 Findings on Habits That Can Change Your Life

The Power of Habits At Brevedy, we’re big fans of the 7 Habits of Highly Successful People and we’ve created a 3 minute video on the 7 Habits to help people learn them. One thing that Covey does not discuss

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Achieving Greatness One Day at a Time

We’ve reached the last step of Charlie Harary’s ten part Change series. Let’s recap the steps we’ve discussed up to this point: 1. Inspiration is important because it provides us with a glimpse of the fact that we can be

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Creating Good Habits: The Path to Real Change

After a short hiatus. We’re closing out January, Change Month here at Brevedy, by wrapping up our synopsis of Charlie Harary’s powerful ten part series on Change. As a recap, we’ve been discussing that change requires setting big goals and

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