Success / 21 posts found

An Insightful Morning

by Sirisha
The other day, I noticed that my 4 foot tall money plant had a scales infestation. I did notice something odd with it before but had neglected it. That negligence eventually resulted in an infestation. Now, scales look like these brown spots on the leaves. The only way to get rid of them is to manually scratch each one off. A plant that is four feet tall has a lot of leaves! As I stood in the balcony with a bucket of water, scratching the scales off each leaf, I got quite a few insights. The first lesson I learned … Continue reading

How to Achieve Success: Work vs. Steal

by Sirisha
So, what do you think is a better option? How to achieve success in life? Is it better to work at it… or steal the limelight? There are many paths to achieve success. But all the various ways boil down to just two options when it comes to the big decision! You can either work your way there by doing the right things and  putting in the necessary efforts or you can have someone else do the hard work for you and reap the benefits when the time comes.   Everyone wants to be successful in life. And having someone … Continue reading

Success – Today

by Sirisha
What did you do today to take yourself closer to success? – Checklist . Did you… . Wake up in the morning with a plan? When you decide your plan for the day early in the morning, there is a higher chance that you can accomplish what you want. You will be able to plan the time available wisely. Also, your first thoughts in the morning tend to stick with your throughout the day, so wake up with careful thoughts! .. Think while brushing your teeth, of the various things you need to accomplish today? The time that we spend … Continue reading

Success Stimuli

by Sirisha
One good way to ensure success in life is to surround yourself with success stimuli… What is success stimuli you ask? Success Stimuli is whatever it is that helps stimulate the motivation, desire, and action for you to achieve your success goals. I always make it a point to spend some time every week to read or watch videos that stimulate my mind and encourage me to move forward on my path to success. There are two types of motivation – one that comes from within you and one that comes as a response to something external. This type of … Continue reading

Confusion During Decision Making – How to Beat it!

by Sirisha
Many times, when it comes to important decisions in life, goal setting, you tend to get deeply confused. Decision making becomes a burden and all you want to do is run away! Anything to take you away from the decision making procedure! It’s understandable.  After all, setting smart goals is not child’s play. It requires a great deal of thought and a great deal of introspection! So, if goal setting, or in general any form of decision making is confusing you, try out this step by step procedure and clear the confusion from your mind! 1.       Take 2 clean sheets … Continue reading

Take a Break

by Sirisha
Since I’m back after a long break, let me start anew writing about breaks. Away from this hectic routine, away from all the hustle bustle of work and other pressures. A time to yourself to let your hair down is a must! Take a break, have some fun.  You deserve it… and with all the hard work you do, you earned it! Among all the different ways to break away from routine, my personal favorite is the Amusement Park! Go with your friends – or family. Get on all the rides that you possibly can. Have some cotton candy and … Continue reading

Journey of Life

by Sirisha
Life is a journey… not the end result! So you might say… then why are goals given so much importance? Aren’t they the end result of something? Like I want to graduate from college, I want to land a good job, I want a big house near the city, or I want to become a billionaire! Yeah, goals do end up seeming like end results at first glance. But if you look deeper, you realize that goals are actually a state of living. For example, graduating from college is a life changing experience. The experience itself and everything that comes … Continue reading

Right Things to Focus on…

by Sirisha
. . So what should you actually focus on to be successful? . . . 1)      Your idea of success – As I always say… define what success is to you and then focus on that. 2)      Contributing something -Either to the society at large or to a specific group of people. 3)      Ethics – Make sure whatever you do is ethically right. 4)      Quality – Give your customers what they expect, and then some more. 5)      Punctuality – Stick to the promised time frame. 6)      Integrity – People should be able to trust you. Why would they do business with … Continue reading

If You Focus on Making Money…

by Sirisha
. . . When you do something with your focus on making money, you’ll never actually make it. Let me tell you why. . . . 1)      Money making becomes your main goal 2)      When you need to make an important decision, it’ll be based on whether your profit will increase and not on whether it is beneficial to the task at hand 3)      You will automatically try to take shortcuts to make more money – faster 4)      The ethical boundaries you set for yourself will start to fade 5)      All the time, you will be thinking of how much … Continue reading

Little by Little

by Sirisha
                                 Just like little drops of water make an ocean, a little effort put in constantly can make an ocean of change! All you need to do is regularly put in some time and effort towards your cause. You can do a number of things to bring about a positive change in your life as well as the lives of those around you. If your goal is to spread awareness, spending ½ hour a day doing just that on the internet can take you quite … Continue reading