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Complacency comes when things are going well, or at least relatively smoothly, in your life. That sounds like a fairly good thing. However, the word “complacent” actually has a rather negative connotation, and there’s a good reason for that. This word implies satisfaction with one’s self, but this self-satisfied comfort comes with a bit of smugness and being unaware that … [Read more...] about Complacency Is the Enemy of Productivity
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Who doesn't want more success? Whatever you've already accomplished, there's always another interesting mountain to climb. If you're looking for more achievement, you can improve your life dramatically with a few simple changes. Although these suggestions are straightforward, most of them will require constant attention for a little while until they become habitual. Once … [Read more...] about 5 Actions Success Habits
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