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It is my honor to present to you this week’s edition of the Personal Development Carnival – a collection of 31 posts on all things personal growth. Topics range from changing your belief system, to the Jewish Mussar Movement, to the importance of hard work. Enjoy the robust selection of reading to feed your soul!
My contribution this week is a post on enhancing your meditation practice: 3 Meditation Tricks to Help Keep You Present.
Ten Money Questions for Gina Trapani posted at Queercents – Nina presents an interview with Gina Trapani, editor of Lifehacker. Queercents asked Gina a few questions about personal finance, consumerism and her history with money.
Pennies From Heaven posted at ZenChill.com – Power Tools for Mind, Body, and Soul – Raymond presents a way to identify the signposts from the Universe that mark out path.
How To Know Who You Are In 20 Minutes posted at A Better You Blog – As usual, Patricia provides a meaty post that will lead you to learn more about yourself. As the name of the blog indicates, you will become a better you.
No Substitute for Hard Work posted at Grow With Chess Blog – Once again, John translates his lessons from chess into salient points on life. “Success in chess is directly linked to
the amount of work you are willing to put into it. Life is exactly the same way.”
Developing Charisma – Lessons from The Dog Whisperer posted at LifeTraining – Online Observing the Dog Whisperer provided Erich with some insights on how to develop his presence and influence others.
The 7 Biggest Mistakes In Goal Setting (and how to avoid them): #1 posted at Practical EQ – Phrase your goals positively in order to get a clear picture of what you want rather than reinforcing the idea of what you don’t want.
Similarities Between Building Wealth and Staying Healthy posted at My Wealth Builder – Leverage what you know about wealth building for a healthier life.
Forgiveness posted at Mystical Realm – “Forgiveness is a very personal thing we do for ourselves, not for the person we forgive.” Read the article to find out how to heal your life through forgiveness.
6 Common Communication Barriers posted at LifeTutorial – Jeffrey presents 6 techniques to avoid when communicating: criticizing, diagnosing, excessive praising, excessive questioning, advising, and diverting.
Getting Organized – Finding Ways to Keep Track of it All posted at ProjectMoment – Travis presents some technological options to get yourself organized.
Napoleon Hill?��s Law of Success Podcast Series – A Definite Chief Aim posted at Cultivate Greatness – The notes for this podcast introduce us to the idea of setting a definite aim. Be sure to listen to the podcast to learn more about this concept.
That concludes this week’s Personal Development Carnival. Next week’s carnival will be hosted by Lyman at Creating A Better Life. To participate in future carnivals, submit your post via Blog Carnival’s Submission Form.
Thanks for visiting the Carnival and Balanced Life Center. Come again soon