Will You Succeed or Will You Fail in business or pretty much any other endeavor?

Everyone has dreams, visions of success... A good job, a nice family, nice people, nice work, nice house...

But that is not what people have... When you ask people what made them who they are today, invariably all of them answer a version of the same thing: The past.

How they express this varies: my parents, my schooling, what I have been doing, my genes, etc. etc. but all in all, they all mean the same: what makes me who I am today is the past.

If that were true, that would be bad news, really.

Imagine that it is true. Now see yourself trying to be successful online. Given your track record, and your genes, and your past behavior, how much chance do you have for success?

I'd love to say zero, but it would be unfair to many of you. So instead, I answer it in a way that applies to all of you:

The same as yesterday. Or a year ago...

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How Does Your Personality Effect YOUR Life? Personality is what you interact with…

I wrote this article 12 years ago. I was 60 years old. I had a lot more money than I have now, I wrote my blog only for my personal pleasure, like a journal.

I was the happiest I had been in my life... but I had no idea that I could be happy... every day, no matter what.

That came later... I was still looking for a home, looking for answers to questions, like why am I not liked... as you'll see in this article.

I am republishing the article because, I think, you'll see yourself in it... especially the in comparison part.

I am comparing myself to others and I am coming out short... while I fancy myself better... lol.

Comparison is a very potent misery maker.
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