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Don’t Set New Year’s Resolution, Set Courageous Goals Instead
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Your Inner Critic: Don’t Silence It, Make It Work For You
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The Power of Gratitude
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How to Develop Confidence – 7 Habits to Cultivate
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How To Break Down A Goal Into Bite-sized Chunks
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What Does Positive Thinking Mean
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It’s Time To Declutter Your Goals
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Help! I Am Kidnapped By My Virtues
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How To Resolve A Conflict With A Boss
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How To Resolve A Conflict With A Colleague

Don’t Set New Year’s Resolution, Set Courageous Goals Instead

As the new year approaches, many of us are thinking about the new year’s resolutions. While I am not one of the “resolution” people, I am definitely a “goals” person. I set 3 goals each year for myself that I want to achieve. 3 is a good number. It is not overwhelming neither is it[…]

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Your Inner Critic: Don’t Silence It, Make It Work For You

I am writing today’s blog post as an answer to a question a Magic Monday community member asked. Here is the question that she sent me: “Hi Manasi! I love your blog posts. They make me think, and see where I can improve. Thanks for sharing your insights in simple and honest words. But here[…]

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The Power of Gratitude

November is my favorite month! I have my birthday in November. Our wedding anniversary is in November. My favorite American holiday of Thanksgiving comes in November. And you know what, they are all stacked together within 7 days to make the most action packed week of my year. Can it get any better? Surprisingly, the[…]

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How to Develop Confidence – 7 Habits to Cultivate

More confidence is synonymous to reducing stress and anxiety, and becoming so calm that you can look past the immediate problems, and see possibilities and solutions. If you are wondering how to develop confidence, start thinking about how to reduce overwhelm and stress in life so that you feel in control of the situations you[…]

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How To Break Down A Goal Into Bite-sized Chunks

After I wrote the article on revisiting your goals for the year, and assessing where you stand, I received some questions on how not be intimidated by goals we set. The truth is big goals are always overwhelming. Mainly because they seem super difficult to achieve. The trick is to break the big goals down[…]

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What Does Positive Thinking Mean

I had a discussion with some friends over the weekend. It got me thinking about “Positive Thinking” and what it really means. I almost always hear the words “Positive thinking” and “Unrealistic” in the same reference. I have a problem with this. But it wasn’t until today that it dawned to me why I had[…]

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It’s Time To Declutter Your Goals

It’s that time of the year again. Here in New Hampshire, the days have become pleasant, and the nights have become chilly. Leaves have started turning their color from the deep green to bright yellow, orange, and red. People have decorated there houses with pumpkins and mums. Stores have started selling Halloween costumes. Summer is[…]

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Help! I Am Kidnapped By My Virtues

I am in trouble. Some of my most valued virtues have become my vices since the last week. This post is my confession. Take this as a warning before you go down this spiral path of addiction. Disclaimer: All incidents described in this post are real. Any resemblance to you or other persons in your[…]

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How To Resolve A Conflict With A Boss

This is the last post of the 3 part series which discusses 3 sticky situations you must learn how to handle in order to succeed in your career. The first one post was about how to overcome awkwardness at a business networking event. The second post, which you should read before today’s post, is about[…]

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How To Resolve A Conflict With A Colleague

Today’s article is the 2nd in the series of 3 blog posts I started writing last Monday. This series discusses and hopes to share the best strategies on handling 3 types of conversations which most of us hate to come across but must handle successfully during our careers. The first one was about how to[…]

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