It can be difficult to know how to act in some situations. An easy answer can be to do what other people think you should do. After all, why would someone want you do to something that isn’t good. Some bad decisions come from trying to impress other people. Impressing other people is too . . . → Read More: Decisions to impress
I have written several posts about goal setting. Goals help you focus on what you want to accomplish. I know I can get really excited and energized bout my goals.
The common advice is to tell people about your goals. The premise is that if you tell people you are running a marathon, you . . . → Read More: Your plans don’t impress me
How do you act when you meet someone new? It may be working with someone new, it may be a new friend, or it may be someone you are introduced to.
A wish to impress others is a natural human behavior, but resist as much as you can to try . . . → Read More: Do I impress you?
Trying to live up to someone else’s expectations is not a good idea. The belief is that trying to satisfy someone who you are intimated by will somehow help you to win. Striving to impress other people will take away who you really are and slow down your progress to become the person you . . . → Read More: Impressing others is not so impressive
Our culture may define our status in it, but it doesn’t have to define you. Keeping up with the Jones’ isn’t really that hard to do (just look at my family). You and I know plenty of people working hard to impress their friends, family, and neighbors. I have found that these same people . . . → Read More: Overcoming a major personal blow