Ashley Grey

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How can one stand out and not be part of the masses every time? It cannot be much fun to be just another writer, farmer, lifeguard, doctor, engineer, teacher, chef, etcetera, if one has the ability to keep learning and raising the bar, right? In the Bible parable of talents, three men each get talents to nurture. Two of them grow and multiply their talents. The third man buries his talent and loses it to the man who gained ten talents. Makes one wonder, if perhaps, he could have asked for help and maybe learned how to develop his talent. LITTLE JOE STANDS OUT AND IS QUITE THE STAR Little Joe wanted a special kind of ice cream and goes to a cafĂ©. He learns how much it costs and pauses to make a decision. The server is impatient as the shop is filling up with clients. Finally, he gets…

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Find your Ikigai [ee-key-guy] and live long and happy. Hector Garcia and Francesc Miralles share inspiring perspectives on finding your Ikigai and living happier in their bestseller titled Ikigai; The Japanese Secret to a Long and Happy Life. Ikigai is from the Japanese word meaning a reason to live. It is what makes you look forward to getting up in the morning because you are excited to start the day. You have found purpose and it could be more than one, but they kind of fit together. Find your ikigai and live a long and happy life. FIND YOUR IKIGAI AND LIVE LONG Finding your Ikigai requires a patient search. Garcia and Miralles affirm that we are happiest when we know what to do, know how to do it, and know how well we are doing. The happiness that comes from finding and persistently pursuing purpose keeps us alive longer.…

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