Tag Archives: work

WORK IS GOOD (Live. Pray. Hustle. 05/24/17)

We’ve heard it so many times. We even say it and think it ourselves. Blue Monday. Hump Wednesday. Thank God it’s Friday. The universal feel is that work is a curse (it is) and that time could be better spent … Continue reading

Guest Post by Megha Shah: Hustle Your Way to the Finish Line (Vita. Consilio. 03.21.17)

Over the last few years, if there is anything I have learned, it is that there is no such thing as ‘luck’. Luck is just an excuse made by those who are unwilling to work but wish to achieve all … Continue reading

EXCEPT (Live. Pray. Hustle. 03/20/17)

I hate to be so morbid, but most of us like to think we’re so different from everyone else. And we are. That our path of life is unique to us. And it is. The truth is, we’re all headed … Continue reading

WORK (Live. Pray. Hustle. 02/21/17)

We all have to work. Nothing happens without it. But work is extremely more enjoyable and meaningful when it is directed toward a goal. Work for the sake of work is usually unfulfilling. It is only a means to pass … Continue reading

BALANCE (Live. Pray. Hustle. 01/03/17)

A large part of life is learning the balance between work and play, action and thinking, doing and being.

Surf the Waves, Don’t Let the Waves Carry You (365 Days of Spirited Living — DAY 366)

“The only thing a person can ever really do is keep moving forward. Take that big leap forward without hesitation, without once looking back. Simply forget the past and forge toward the future.” — Alyson Noel In many respects, it … Continue reading

The Power of Motivation Is Limited (365 Days of Spirited Living — DAY 362)

“The only way of discovering the limits of the possible is to venture a little way past them into the impossible.” — Arthur C. Clarke Too often we think that the key to achieving our goals is being motivated. But … Continue reading

9 Reasons It’s Okay to Take a Break (365 Days of Spirited Living — DAY 357)

“Every person deserves a day away in which no problems are confronted, no solutions searched for. Each of us needs to withdraw from the cares which will not withdraw from us.” — Maya Angelou Most of us work hard at … Continue reading

Highly Creative People Do These 4 Things (365 Days of Spirited Living — DAY 349)

“Clean out a corner of your mind and creativity will instantly fill it.” — Dee Hock Young children are often divided into two categories: creative types and not-so creative types. Many times, this differentiation comes from one’s experiences in childhood. … Continue reading

7 Questions to Ask Yourself at the End of the Day (365 Days of Spirited Living — DAY 345)

“We thought that we had the answers, it was the questions we had wrong.” — Bono In my psychological research studies on perception, I have learned that a major part of conducting research is being able to ask the right … Continue reading

Do Some Good In the World (Live. Pray. Hustle. 11/28/16)

There is too much good to do in the world for you to be bored with life. Find some good to do and get busy doing it. LIVE. PRAY. HUSTLE.

I Am Allowed To Do Anything…But (365 Days of Daring Faith — DAY 325)

1 Corinthians 6:12 (NLT) You say, “I am allowed to do anything”—but not everything is good for you. And even though “I am allowed to do anything,” I must not become a slave to anything. We have all been blessed … Continue reading

We Expected to Die (365 Days of Daring Faith — DAY 324)

2 Corinthians 1:8-9 (NLT) We think you ought to know, dear brothers and sisters, about the trouble we went through in the province of Asia. We were crushed and overwhelmed beyond our ability to endure, and we thought we would … Continue reading

Difficult and Beautiful Work (365 Days of Daring Faith — DAY 315)

Genesis 2:15 (NLT) The Lord God placed the man in the Garden of Eden to tend and watch over it. Ask almost any person on any given day what they look forward to doing most and you will hear the … Continue reading

Take Action Then Talk (Live. Pray. Hustle. 11/01/16)

Keep your goals mostly to yourself. LIVE. PRAY. HUSTLE.

Actual Work (Live. Pray. Hustle. 10/30/16)

One of the hardest parts of achieving anything worthwhile is doing the actual work. LIVE. PRAY. HUSTLE.

3 Habits that Stop You from Achieving (365 Days of Spirited Living — DAY 303)

“I feel that the greatest reward for doing is the opportunity to do more.” — Jonas Salk Each day, we dream about the things we want to achieve. One of the reasons we do this is because we have an … Continue reading

Get Moving . . . You Just Might Find What You’re Looking for (Live. Pray. Hustle. 10/29/16)

Opportunities don’t come by sitting on your hands. They come while you’re on the way to reaching your goals. LIVE. PRAY. HUSTLE.

Enjoy the Sweat of Labor (365 Days of Daring Faith — DAY 278)

Ecclesiastes 3:13 (NLT) And people should eat and drink and enjoy the fruits of their labor, for these are gifts from God. In a world that is increasingly overstressed and overworked, it is often hard to truly enjoy the results … Continue reading