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The Girl Next Door (Day Seven)

The choice and desire to own and manage my own business wasn’t entirely all about income and wealth. It also involved the desire for independence, satisfaction (pride) and self-actualization ( self-esteem). It would allow me the opportunity to utilize my skills and aptitudes freely to achieve my goals.

It gave me an opportunity to decide to be my own boss.

We both know  clearly, that through our daily lives and experiences, it is possible to be satisfied with your life without indulging yourself with material artifacts. I am pretty sure you know where I am headed; which is “living a frugal lifestyle”.

I wanted to be happy.  Happy to help people and I had often heard that people who had great empathy tend to be happy folks. How was I to achieve that? What adversity did I have to overcome to enhance my resolve and character? What more could I do to make success taste sweeter when it arrives?

The fear of the unknown crippled me. It literally became my cornerstone of panic, and we know where this would eventually lead to… – Financial Disaster.

Well, sometimes, i could a little bit  dramatic, carried away with high sounding and fearful words, but you get the drift.

What did I do? Continue reading

Day Four

“Success is not measured by what you have achieved but by what you can achieve with who or what you are”

You are the one who decides what exactly this means to you. So what you guys think? Is success measured by how many award you win, or by how many lives that you have touched on your journey home.

Or is it measured on how much money you make in your life time or is sucessful being happy at what u do. Sometimes I question myself to see if I am on the right path. Am I happy with what I am doing and where will I be in ten years from now.? Continue reading