Tag: motivation

What’s a Valid Excuse?

Last week, I got into an argument with my family when I explained that there’s no such thing as a “valid excuse.”  They came up with some wild reasoning to explain that there are valid excuses; however, they completely missed the point.  The situation arose when my brother suggested...

Fear

Fear can either motivate you or discourage you.  Which one will you allow to happen to you?  No one likes to end on a bad note, so let’s start with how it can discourage you.  It seems obvious, but I want to paint the picture between the two.  I...

Effective Time Management

As I have grown up, I have realized how difficult and important effective time management is.  I used to “wing it” or “go with the flow”, but in order to get ahead in life I realized I couldn’t do that anymore.  I’ve started with to-do lists, which is nice...