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The 3 Questions you must ask before giving up on Something you Love

by Joe Barnes

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Pratical Tools & Tips

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Date: Feb 17, 2016

Today, I'm writing about giving up. Ostensibly, in relation to your dreams, but what I'm about to say is just as relevant to giving up on a quest to lose weight, a relationship or even a contest, as it is to a cherished life-long goal.  Before we start, though, let me first outline my credentials. While I don't have a track record of quitting on the projects I undertake, due to the difficultie...


The 16 Things I Learned Working 20 Hours a Week Building a Business in 2015 (while still having a regular job)

by Joe Barnes

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Pratical Tools & Tips

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Date: Jan 3, 2016

I did it!!!! That picture you see is me celebrating achieving my New Year's resolution for 2015. At the start of the year, I set myself the goal of working on average 20 hours a week building my business, EVERY WEEK, for the whole year (while still working a regular job).  I've got to be honest, it was tough. It required a huge amount of discipline and a surprising amount of planning too. In ...


Why you shouldn’t Trust Authority

by Joe Barnes

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Rebellion

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Date: Nov 15, 2015

You've been lied to your entire life. It's likely that everything you've been told by your parents, teachers, colleagues and friends about how the world works, and your role within it, is inaccurate hearsay designed to protect you from dangers that don't exist; or in the case of the government, media and religion, control you in order to support the agenda of a tiny global elite.  The whol...


The Ultimate ‘unconventional’ Daily Motivation Routine for Busy People

by Joe Barnes

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Pratical Tools & Tips

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Date: Oct 16, 2015

Wake up 5am. (What!?!?) Write down your goals for the day, meditate, repeat affirmations, do a cold plunge or jump in your cryotherapy unit, then exercise for 45 minutes to an hour. Finally, do some journaling or reading. (I'm sorry, has this morning routine just turned into exactly that - an entire morning). Where do these personal development guru's get time to do all of this? Why have you ...


10 Movies to Help you Live your Dreams

by Joe Barnes

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Inspiration

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Date: Sep 14, 2015

Walking your own path can be hard. It can seem that you're all alone, taking on a world that doesn't give a sh#t about you or have room for your unique talents and personality. Sometimes you may wonder if you'll ever find a place to call your own or whether, ultimately, you'll just have to accept The System's path and to paraphrase Wayne Dyer, 'let the music die still in you.'  I don't want th...


What to do if you’re not ‘Normal’

by Joe Barnes

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Inspiration

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Date: Aug 17, 2015

Have you ever been at work, school or a social gathering and not felt part of what's going on? Have you ever switched on TV and sat astounded at the world you see in front of you? Do you ever feel that other people just don't give a sh#t and generally won't make an effort with you?  Do you find yourself gravitating towards, or pretty much forced into, spending a lot of time alone?  If any o...


The Lessons Learned from Sharing my Work with the World

by Joe Barnes

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Inspiration

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Date: Jul 15, 2015

The date is the 18th February 2012, and my index finger is hovering anxiously over the 'enter' key on my laptop. I'm about to do it. After four and a half years of writing, editing, rewriting, taking breaks and pulling my hair out, I'm about to self-publish my book on Amazon.As soon as I press that key it's done. I've metaphorically stepped out of my bedroom and into the world around me with a ...


The Strange thing you didn’t know about Happiness and Success

by Joe Barnes

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Mind Set

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Date: Jun 15, 2015

Take a look at the picture on your left. Two characters are looking at planks of wood, one sees four, the other three. Who sees the situation correctly? Believe it or not, they both do because the position you are in when looking at any object or subject will determine the view you take of it.  You would agree with that statement, right?  Of course you would, but do you apply it to every ar...


7 Strength Giving Quotes to Pick you up when you’re Down

by Joe Barnes

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Inspiration

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Date: May 7, 2015

Do you ever feel like the universe is conspiring against you? Do you find it hard to believe in a brighter future for yourself? Do you get overwhelmed by your circumstances and predicament?If any of the above apply then I've got answers.This time, though, they're not my own. They come in the form of 7 of the most strength giving words of wisdom you will ever read or hear. Furthermore,...


5 Deadly Beliefs that will Kill your Dreams

by Joe Barnes

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Mind Set

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Date: Mar 4, 2015

  "The only thing standing between you and a life of freedom and greatness are the constraints placed on your mind by the influence of The System." - Escape the System You are great. You have the ability to do anything. Every desire for love, expression, experience and achievement can be realised but you must be aware of a monumental obstacle that stands in your way. The System. Let m...