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Warning Signs for the New Year: January 28

How did you do yesterday? Were you able to run the complete lap? I hope so! But don’t get over confident! We still have a few more days in the first month of 2015. Those New Year’s Resolutions can’t accomplish themselves!

Let’s get to the next of the 31 Warning Signs. What do you need to be watching out for as you are attacking your New Year’s Resolutions this year? #31WarningSigns

DAY 28

Major Cause of Failure Number 28:

Egotism and vanity. These qualities serve as red lights which warn others to keep away. They are fatal to success.

– Napoleon Hill, Think and Grow Rich

Wouldn’t it be nice if there were lights above the heads of folks that would help us speed past surface-level conversation. We could be “ok” with the person, or be warned by that red light.

In the area of social media today, we are really able to get a behind the scenes look at folks…maybe too much behind the scenes. We all know about the selfies. Someone who posts nothing but selfies cries egotism and vanity. But there’s always the other side of the selfie that we don’t get to hear about… #31WarningSigns

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How do we check ourselves away from the all-powerful selfie desire? I’d say to look outside of ourselves. We all have something to offer the world. Instead of letting everyone know what we are going after or what we have to give, how about just going after it, or giving it?

Speaking of breathing…I bet that would be a breath of fresh air for a lot of people!

On with your day people! And remember…

Go. Grow. Give.

Day 29

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