Welcome to the Carnival of Personal Development. I’m pretty excited as this is the first time I’ve hosted a carnival.
Relax presents How I overcome my fear instantly posted at The Wise Curve, saying, “I was experiencing fear, and I was aware of it. I identified the fear stimulus, and I should overwrite the fear by creating new memory that counters it.”
Patrick Meninga presents Alcoholism Help Guide posted at Addiction Help - Helping Addicts and Alcoholics Beat Addiction, saying, “Specific steps to take for overcoming alcoholism with discussion about making the initial decision to quit drinking. Includes recommendations for sobering up, getting started in early recovery, and transitioning into long term recovery.”
Burak Bilgin presents Write Your Personal History posted at Distiller’s Corner, saying, “As humans, we forget things, and events repeat themselves. Remembering and drawing conclusions from your history will help you being more prepared for your future. It will make your life more meaningful and valuable.”
Applying the Law of Attraction presents Use the LOA to Clean Up Your Friends List? posted at Applying the Law of Attraction Membership Library, saying, “If you think the Law of Attraction is only about material things, then you may miss the best part. The greatest treasures of your life can be in the people that…”
Will Edwards presents Our Abilities posted at Life Lessons, saying, “Well, it’s officially over – Barak Obama is now the president of the United Sates. I don’t think I’ve ever followed a political event as closely as this one. I certainly wish Mr. Obama all the best and hope that he is able to accomplish all that he has said he would like to.”
Ralph Jean-Paul presents How To Make Important Decisions Quickly posted at Potential 2 Success, saying, “Quick decision making is critical in just about every aspect of life. Every decision you make produces a result. In every line of business, quick decision making is crucial for success.”
Margaret Garcia presents The Investing Web Toolbox: 25 Killer Money Management Webapps posted at The Tip’d Blog.
Homemaker Barbi (Danelle Ice) presents Why Being the Bigger Person is Hard and 8 Ways that Help | Homemaker Barbi posted at Homemaker Barbi, saying, “Being the bigger person is hard. Exercising self-control with challenging people doesn’t come naturally to most of us, which is why it can take extreme effort to hold ourselves back. Why is is so hard to be the bigger person?”
Ms. Cheevious presents Brand Spanking New? Year posted at Ms. Cheevious, saying, “Think about it. If someone had intervened - and made a statement of protest - when a little Serbian company (called Zastava) decided it wanted to make cars, and then chose the name Yugo, perhaps they would have come up with an altogether better name - something really cool like Autobahn, or Millennium Cars.”
Tushar Mathur presents Interesting Facts on Jamaica posted at Travel-Eat-Sleep, saying, “Jamaica is an island nation of the Greater Antilles, 234 kilometers in length and as much as 80 kilometers in width located in the Caribbean Sea. It is the third most heavily populated Anglophone country in North America, after the United States and Canada. It remains a Commonwealth realm.”
Bill Urell presents Research Says Video Games Cause Bad Relationships, Is This A Surprise Or Twisting Statistics? posted at Addiction Recovery Basics, saying, “Researchers sated, “The most striking part is that everything we found clustered around video game use is negative.””
Erin Pavlina presents Health and Wellness: My Primary Personal Goal This Year posted at Erin Pavlina’s Blog, saying, “Health, fitness, and wellness is my primary personal goal this year, which means that at the end of this year I’d rather have made huge gains in this area than any other personal area of my life. Do you have a primary personal goal for the year?”
Insurance Toolbox presents Lower Health Insurance Premiums to Fit Into Your Budget posted at Insurance Toolbox.
Andy presents My Story posted at Personal Hack, saying, “I was born in Egypt and I moved to America when I was 12. Moving here was probably the toughest thing I’ve ever done, it left me depressed for a year or two. I didn’t know the language well, I didn’t have friends, and worst of all there were no ESL (English as a Second Language) classes in my small high school…”
Ajay presents Fun-Learn-Share: 9 great management lessons from Dhirubhai Ambani posted at Fun-Learn-Share, saying, “Management Lessons from Dhirubhai Ambani, who created India’s largest company from only Rs. 10000 ($200) in 30 years timespan.”
Broderick Allen presents Life is Short? posted at Broderick Allen - Personal Growth and Enjoying Life’s Journey.
Karen S Murphy presents The Lesson of Perfection posted at Polaris Rising, saying, “I have a confession to make: I’m not perfect. For that matter, neither are you. I’m totally okay with your non-perfection, and in fact I see perfection in your non-perfection—the very humanness that makes you the unique and loving person that is YOU. But in me it’s another matter. I “should” be perfect….NOT!”
Srini Saripalli presents An Interview With Blogging Evangelist Anil Dash posted at Internet Marketing | Information Marketing | Blog Marketing | Business Success.
Chris Edgar presents Let Go Of Responsibility For Your Ideas posted at Purpose Power Coaching, saying, “One of the most liberating realizations I’ve had in my life is that I’m not responsible for my ideas. In other words, I can do very little to make myself become creative, except for keeping my mind open to receiving insights, and writing them down as they come up. In this post, I’ll talk about how I came to this perspective, and how it can give us more peace and productivity in our work.”
ELM presents From Rags to Riches…with only £2! posted at Extraordinary Like Me, saying, “From humble beginnings can grow amazing things – this is the tale of how one man’s dream company grew from just £2 he found on the street, but is now a large and thriving food company in the heart of London…”
Angela Dion presents Stuff Black People Like posted at Let’s Talk about Race, saying, “The purpose of Let’s Talk about Race is simple: I want to create a safe place where we can more closely examine our thoughts, feelings, perceptions and prejudices. I want to get you talking about race openly, honestly and safely with your family, friends and coworkers. Feel free to suggest topics, post comments and pass this blog on to others to spark more discussions.”
Mike Salara presents How To Make Sure Your Marriage Is On the Right Track posted at Mike Salara.
Akemi presents Soul Shifting And the Light Ascension Of Maybe 2012 posted at Yes to Me.
Juliet du Preez presents Would You Choose To Be Immortal? posted at LifeMadeGreat Blog, saying, “If someone were to offer you a pill that would give you instant immortality, would you swallow it? Read on to see what your answer might tell you about yourself.”
Dawn presents What would you do if you had a short time to live? posted at Dawn’s Evolution, saying, “nada”
Jeonard Cook presents Looking for Information? Reverse Cellular Phone Lookups Do Work posted at How to Find Phone Number.
Millionaireblog presents Making Money On Your Blog By Selling Ad Space posted at millionaire blog .co.uk, saying, “If you want to monetize your blog you can use several different strategies including: Google Adsense Ads, Affiliate Programs (such as Amazon, Ebay and MarketLeverage), Text Link Ads (such as Inlinks or TNX), Sell your own Product (such as ebooks, software or a service), Donations from readers (via a donate link on your blog), Sell your own Ad Space (Banners or Advertiser Blog Posts / Product Reviews)”
Raymond presents Best CD Rates For High Yield Certificate Of Deposits posted at Money Blue Book.
David presents Spend What You Want And Pay Taxes Later posted at Personal Finance Ology, saying, “Learn the tax implications of owning your own business and make an informed decision about which type of business is right for you.”
Silicon Valley Blogger presents Best Cash Back Credit Cards: Your Rewards For Spending posted at The Digerati Life, saying, “If you’re going to use credit cards and can pay off your balance every month, the best way to do it is with cash back credit cards that offer rewards for the things you spend on anyway.”
The Smarter Wallet presents Charting Stock Movements With Fibonacci Trading Techniques posted at The Smarter Wallet, saying, “Some tips on investing and trading.”
The Dough Roller presents Discover More Credit Card–A Consumer Reports Rewards Card Pick posted at The Dough Roller, saying, “The Discover More Card is one of the few cards with just about every conceivable benefit and reward one could ask for.”
Patrick @ Military Money presents Money Management and Money Saving Tips posted at Military Finance Network, saying, “Money Management and Money Saving Tips - http://militaryfinancenetwork.com/2009/01/26/money-management-and-money-saving-tips/”
Patrick @ Cash Money Life presents How to Save Money on Your Homeowner’s Insurance Rates posted at Cash Money Life, saying, “Tips on how to save money on your homeowner’s insurance rates.”
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