New Study Shows Your Mood Is a Contagious Disease?

Are you in a bad mood today? There’s a chance you picked it up from a friend or family member the same way you would catch a cold! A new study led by Rob Eyre of the University of Warwick found that moods “may spread from person to person via a process known as social […]

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Successify is now on YouTube!

Thank you! I really want to thank the 25,000 of you that subscribe to this blog as well as the 2,143,265 people that have visited over the years. Your comments have been wonderful and I hope I’ve been able to add value to what you are working on in your life. Announcement Today is an […]

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Caught In The Undertow – Can You Afford to Take a Break?

Last week I got to spend some time in California on the beach with my family. It finally took the opportunity to try something I’ve always wanted to do: surfing. I had watched a bunch of instructional videos on YouTube and in my mind I would be able to stand right up on the first […]

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Process Over Product – The Truth About Success

Let me start this post with a math problem. Wait! Don’t click away so fast. I hate math too but bear with me for just a moment. I promise it will be worth it. Think of some possible solutions for the following equation: (______ + ______ – _______) x ______ = 100 The truth is […]

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2 Questions that Cure Depression

I know that I am going to get some angry comments on this one. I get the most “hate mail” when I write posts about depression and creating happiness. It’s okay. I completely understand. It is a very difficult topic and there are many forms of depression. Some are self-induced, some come from hardships in […]

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Hemiparesis After Stroke or TBI

Home Care and Safety, associated conditions, problem areas, treatment options, behavioral, emotional consequences, realistic goals, future expectations, resources, brain training and safety practices, Rehabilitation exercises, are covered. Provided for readers is a safety checklist that is so helpful in setting up a safe environment at home and throughout daily activity. Understanding conditions with safety, care, […]

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Make a Difference Every Day!

Recently I was able to be a part of an amazing group of people who traveled to the Dominican Republic to provide dental care for people in need. Every time I participate in one of these trips, I always feel like the people I am serving are having a bigger impact on my life than […]

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Thinking Like Siri – A Better Way to Get Through Life

Photo courtesy of Navigon A few years ago my wife and I took a trip to Costa Rica. Upon arrival we rented a car and headed out to our first destination which was a few hours away. I had a map so I figured I’d be in great shape. About 20 minutes into the drive […]

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Stop Staring at Phelps! 4 Ways to Avoid Losing at Life

I love the Olympics because there are always so many amazing stories of dedication, perseverance, and sportsmanship. The recent Olympics in Rio de Janeiro were no exception. But one of the best life lessons I observed this year was not an example of any of the noble qualities listed above. This life lesson comes from […]

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Building Your House Brick by Brick

What would you be willing to sacrifice now to build something that would vastly improve your future? How long would you have the patience to prepare before you saw any results? I recently spent 10 days in the Dominican Republic doing dental work for impoverished people with no access to care. While I was there […]

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