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Questions That Can Change Your Life:

1. Is this in my control?
2. What am I missing by choosing to worry or be afraid?
3. Am I doing my job?
4. Who is this for?
5. Does this actually matter?
6. What does my ideal day look like?
7. Who do I spend time with?

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Mental toughness is often portrayed as determination and persistence, but it can also be flexibility and adaptability.

- I can be happy anywhere
- I can work with what I have
- I can have a good day with anyone

You are tough when your mood is not dependent on your conditions.

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On this day in 1995: Pixar released its first film, Toy Story.

Pixar’s Pete Docter on how the first computer animated feature was made:

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Don’t think of introversion as something that needs to be cured.

Spend your free time the way you like, not the way you think you’re supposed to. —Susan Cain

Being an introvert is a gift and real strength

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Impostor syndrome isn't a disease. It's a normal response to internalizing impossibly high standards.

Doubting yourself doesn't mean you're going to fail. It usually means you're facing a new challenge and you're going to learn.

Feeling uncertainty is a precursor to growth.

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Artists in Kenya turn old sandals into colorful works of art - in some parts of the world, discarded sandals make up a quarter of the ocean plastics

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The difference between the right word and the almost right word is the difference between lightning and a lightning bug.

―Mark Twain

(this is especially true on this platform - we don’t always use the right words. be kind and forgiving - perfect people do not exist.)

The difference between the right word and the almost right word is the difference between lightning and a lightning bug. ―Mark Twain (this is especially true on this platform - we don’t always use the right words. be kind and forgiving - perfect people do not exist.)
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U.S. technology companies founded by 1st and 2nd generation immigrants:

Apple
Google
Amazon
Facebook
Oracle
IBM
Uber
Airbnb
Yahoo
Intel
EMC
eBay
SpaceX
VMWare
AT&T
NVIDIA
Qualcomm
Paypal
ADP
Reddit
Slack
WeWork
Stripe
Cognizant
Intuit
3M
Zoom

43% of Fortune 500 companies.

U.S. technology companies founded by 1st and 2nd generation immigrants: Apple Google Amazon Facebook Oracle IBM Uber Airbnb Yahoo Intel EMC eBay SpaceX VMWare AT&T NVIDIA Qualcomm Paypal ADP Reddit Slack WeWork Stripe Cognizant Intuit 3M Zoom 43% of Fortune 500 companies.
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7 simple life-improving things:
1. Breathe deeply, often.
2. Drink a lot of water.
3. Eat real food.
4. Always get a good night’s sleep.
5. Be kind to yourself.
6. Realize that you're not your thoughts.
7. When you feel sad or anxious, take action (try taking a walk).

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