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The 3 Undeniable Benefits of Adversity

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Having read several hundred biographies during my adult life, I feel somewhat qualified to comment upon the general concept of adversity. I’ll cut to the chase… The huge common denominator that is present in the lives of great achievers is adversity. In fact, I will go so far as to say that in the greatest […]

Why It’s Good to Occasionally Overpay

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I’m curious… How long has it been since you “made somebody’s day” with a word or deed having no expectation or thought of personal reward for the action? As a society, it would be nice if we could encourage everyone. Obviously, whether we consider the concept unrealistic or even unimportant, it isn’t happening, is it? […]

Are Your Friends Moving You Forward?

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In this video blog, I answer a reader question: How does someone start over after a divorce? – See more at: http://andyandrews.com/#sthash.u7WOw4Bf.dpuf  Notes:   You become the people with whom you spend time. Your mom told you this years ago, but it’s still true for adults. What is a true friend? Many people say, “A […]

The Jordan Effect

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In football, there is a common expression designed to keep players focused on what they can control. They are coached to “compete from the snap to the whistle.” This, of course, means that each player is supposed to give 100% from the time each play starts (when ball is snapped), to the time the whistle […]