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Live Life With No Regrets

I’ve spent the last week on my family reunion. We were supposed to be in Lake Como, Italy, but since my father was diagnosed with Leukemia we decided to stay in the US. We chose Mystic, Connecticut, because it was close to my parents house in Providence and my brother has a house there. This trip was special as my father had officially surpassed the time frame for the prognosis given by his doctor. As I watched him interact with his children and grandchildren, I realize that he has accomplished something few people have. He has reached a place of peace and contentment in virtually every aspect of his life.…

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Posted by Joel Brookman in Direct Your Life, follow your passion, happiness.

Let Go

Is there someone from your past that did something so awful that it affects you to this day? Maybe your father told you that you would never amount to anything. You could choose to believe him and allow his words to define who you are, or you could choose to let go by realizing that you control your destiny and no one has the power to take that away from you.

Stop blaming other people for your problems

If you blame others for your circumstances, you are giving away your power and relegating yourself to a victim. Victims are at the mercy of those around them.…

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Posted by Joel Brookman in Direct Your Life, eliminate negativity, overcoming limiting beliefs, Uncategorized.

Pay Attention to Life’s Signs

Many years ago I was engaged to a very volatile woman. I was approaching 30 and it seemed like the right time in life to settle down. She had many of the attributes that would make her a good wife. She was a pediatric nurse which would certainly be a great skill set for a mother. She was attractive, intelligent, and socially adept. My clients liked her so she would be good for my livelihood. The problem was that she was very manipulative and demanding. I got engaged mainly because I caved into the pressure she put on me. About two months prior to the wedding date my brother asked me why I was going through with it.…

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Posted by Joel Brookman in Direct Your Life, Harness your subconscious mind, signs.

#589 Reaching Your Ideal Family Situation

Is your family dynamic where you would like it to be? If not, how can you begin to move it to a point where you are reaching your ideal family situation?…

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Posted by Joel Brookman in Direct Your Life, happiness, Podcasts, success, tune in to people, work life balance.

#579 Finding Your Purpose

Finding your purpose in life is a milestone toward achieving bliss.…

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Posted by Joel Brookman in appreciation, Direct Your Life, love your job, Podcasts.

#568 Self-reflection

As we embark on a new year, now is the perfect opportunity for self-reflection. Are you where you want to be in each critical area of your life? If not, what steps can you take to get there?…

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Posted by Joel Brookman in Direct Your Life, personal growth, Podcasts.

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