It is so easy to be a sheep and just follow what everyone says and what that “norm” is, but is that what you want? Do you really want to be just like everyone else? Or, would you rather find your own voice, your own persona and find success by being the best version of … More Are You the Influenced or the Influencer?
The past couple of weeks I have stressed the importance of your mindset toward any goal, dream and aspiration you may have. The reason for that is because you are better than you think you are. There is greatness in you and you just have to unleash it. Allow yourself to fail and learn from … More Push Past Your Breaking Point
The goal is to learn something new every single day or you have wasted your day. Many people do not reflect over their day to think about the things they learned and then they repeat their own mistakes. We don’t take enough time in our lives to self-reflect, especially at the end of the day. … More What I Learned In July
There will be many times when people tell you that you can’t do something. They will bring up as many things as they can to prove their point because people hate being wrong. There will also be times where these “reasons” make sense and we begin to doubt our own abilities as well. But here’s … More Don’t Let the Doubters Win
We are obsessed with making progress. Progress in our personal lives, progress as a society, progress on how to continue advancing and progress on taking care of Earth. How do we continue making such progress? It’s not by standing still or staying inside our comfort zone. If you only do what you know, how will … More How to Get Outside of Your Comfort Zone
Do you ever wonder why you haven’t achieved your goals? Why you haven’t started working toward your goals? Why you’re always making excuses? Your mind is not right. Your mindset will dictate your progress in your life. Your mindset will control the narrative of your life. You hold the pen for your life’s story, how … More Your Mindset is Everything
As I have mentioned in both my About Me section and my Q&A, I have managed to get out of the negative lifestyle that I was raised in and create a life that is positive. I wanted to share with you 5 ways to do the same and improve your life with positive behaviors. 1. … More 5 Ways to Change Your Life From Negative to Positive
One difficult thing in living a happy life is all of the negative things that happen in your life, but it’s all about your mindset. It’s how you handle these situations that will affect you for the rest of your life. Stop holding on and stop dwelling on all of these things you can’t control … More Stop Holding On…
This Friday I was fortunate to finish my course I was attending and able to fly back home. I didn’t want to waste my time, so I bought a book and finished it on the flight. The book Make Your Bed: Little Things That Can Change Your Life…And Maybe the World, is small and only … More Book Review: Make Your Bed
Starting off 2018, I decided to change the name of the blog and site. I believe that the old name may have seemed like a fad and I wanted to ensure everyone that this blog is here to stay. The new name is Melvin which stands for Motivate, Elevate and Inspire. We learn to motivate … More Why the Name Change?