10 Little Things Successful People Do Differently- By Success

10 Little Things Successful People Do Differently- By Success

10 Little Things Successful People Do Differently

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Gurmar, Hindi for “destroyer of sugar”

Gurmar which is from a woody vine from India and Sir Lanka called Gymnema sylvestre.

 Gymnema has a long history of use in India’s Ayurvedic medicine. The Hindi name, Gurmar, means “destroyer of sugar.”

What Is Ayurvedic Medicine?

The ancient Indian medical system, also known as Ayurveda, is based on ancient writings that rely on a “natural” and holistic approach to physical and mental health. Ayurvedic medicine is one of the world’s oldest medical systems and remains one of India’s traditional health care systems. Ayurvedic treatment combines products (mainly derived from plants, but may also include animal, metal, and mineral), diet, exercise, and lifestyle.

Natural Lozenge Containing Gymnema sylvestre May Limit Desire for Sugar: Brain imaging research conducted by a team of researchers at the Oregon Research Institute (ORI), led by Eric Stice, Ph.D., showed that consumption of a lozenge containing gymnemic acid (GA) reduced the desire for high-sugar foods. Participants in the study ate 52% less candy on the day they received the GA lozenge than the day they received the placebo lozenge. Study results were published in Physiology and Behavior.

Forty healthy men and women who reported both a fondness for sweet food and a desire to lose weight participated in this within-subject, double-blind crossover study. a fMRI scanning visits 7 days apart and was served a standardized and healthy breakfast or lunch prior to each test session. They randomly received a gymnemic acid lozenge or a placebo lozenge at their first visit and received the opposite lozenge during their second visit. The 30 minute MRI sessions included the consumption and taste of a high sugar milkshake and the simple viewing of milkshake pictures.

“The evidence that blocking sweet taste receptors with gymnemic acids reduces anticipated reward from high sugar beverages in a very novel finding,” noted Stice. “This may be a game changer regarding approaches for deducing intake of high sugar foods.”

6 Impressive Health Benefits of Gymnema Sylvestre

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I am impressed by this research and the possible benefits of this herb enough to try it out myself since one of my downfalls in losing weight is the sweets. They are hard to kick, although I would say I have reduced eating sweets. I’ll be getting an order in next month and I will update this blog post to let you know how it works for me!

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How to Know When To Quit Network Marketing

First of all, if you joined a Network Marketing company expecting to get rich the next day, month, or year; you don’t have the right mind frame. Any business, including Network Marketing has requirements that you must meet to create not only a positive income, but a nice profit. So, if this is you, it’s time to wake up and smell the coffee and get busy in your business in prospecting, showing the business and products, and getting people to join as customers and business builders. If you are expecting someone else (like your upline or even downline) to do it for you, you will might as well quit right now, this very minute. BUT if you do have the right mind frame knowing that just like any other business you start and RUN. Key word, RUN, as in working your business daily from 4 to 6 days a week either part time or later as you find success full time.

But what if you’re not that person. What if you’ve been hitting it hard everyday for a year and your results are little to nothing, meaning zero. What then? Do you quit or do you press forward even harder? It’s a hard decision to make because with a Network Marketing business, you should be working from home part time to start with, thus you have low overhead. So if that is the case and you absolutely love and believe in the products (as in you would continue to use them even if you never made a penny off of them) you have the choice to just enjoy and benefits from the products and get some additional training either from the company you are currently in, or if you have little support from either your upline or the company, you could try a third party training such as Eric Worre (Network Marketing Pro.). If with the right training you still are not bringing in any income, it’s quite possible that Network Marketing is not for you, no matter how long you stick with it. Network Marketing Reps love to tell you “don’t give up, the only way you fail is if you give up.” Which that may be true in many cases, but it’s not an absolute truth. The real truth is you also fail if you don’t bring in an income you can live off of and if you continue to not make money, you’ll lose money; and that’s not what you’re in business for. Also keep in mind that the IRS only gives you in most cases up to 5 years to show a profit. If you aren’t making a profit by then, they in most cases will not allow any further deductions and consider your activity a hobby and not a business (meaning with the intention to show a profit). If that is the case you might want to seriously do something else and quit Network Marketing entirely.

Be real with yourself. If you know you’ve had the right training, but you just can’t get yourself to prospect for example, then you will fail in Network Marketing no matter what company you choose and no matter how much they promise you that prospecting is automated. If you can’t overcome this one issue, you should find a different model of business than Network Marketing. If you’re not bringing in any income at all, you don’t have a business, you have a hobby. There’s nothing wrong with having great products to use for you and your family. But if you are looking to create income, that is what you have to look at. The bottom line.

I hope this has helped you in determining if you should quit your Network Marketing business.

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Benefits of Tiger Grass for Your Skin

Tiger Grass

Recently I’ve been reading the benefits of using skin care products that have Tiger Grass (also known as Centella Asiatica) in them.

Tiger grass has been around for thousands of years. It was discovered after the Chinese noticed that tigers rolled around in the grass to heal their wounds.

Tiger grass as a skincare product helps repair your skin barrier. Your skin barrier is what takes care of dryness and helps block the sun. Weakened skin barriers make it look older. Your skin barrier protects your skin and helps stop things negatively affecting your skin.

A healthy skin barrier means the skin can properly protect itself from the environment, such as dehydration.

So basically tiger grass is a botanical extract used in skincare for centuries to help calm and soothe skin and promote skin barrier repair.

L’oreal has a product called Revitalift Cicacream. I haven’t tried it yet, but intend to. You can too if you like.

Also, if you are concerned about aging skin, there are other things you can do besides creams and the such on the outside.

Too little sleep will show on your face. Studies have shown that lack of sleep is associated with fine lines, reduced elasticity and uneven pigmentation. You want to get seven to eight hours sleep a night and apply hydrating anti-aging products before bed, as your skin can lose water overnight.

Also what you eat can make a difference to your skin. Fruits and vegetables including blueberries, tomatoes, spinach, and leafy greens are high in antioxidants, which can protect skin by fighting damaging free radicals. Get in the habit of incorporating them into every meal.

Also remember the sunscreen! Trash the chemical ones and go with a Mineral sunscreen instead. Young Living Essential oils has a SPF50 Mineral based screen that you’ll love.

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Eating Organic Reduces Pesticide Levels in Humans

A study published in the journal Environmental Research found that switching to an organic diet significantly reduced the levels of synthetic pesticides found in all participants after less than a week.

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Laws of Abundance Part 3 Going the Extra Mile

Most people work a job. And on that job most people don’t put their all into it. They figure since the company doesn’t pay them much, why should they work that hard? So it goes into a cycle of what I call “trickle blessings.” You work, you get a paycheck and you work, you get a paycheck. You might even get a pay raise, but it’s not that much; and it’s not really keeping up with what you need. So the cycle continues. Let’s break out of this with the Laws of Abundance working in our favor!

Going the Extra Mile goes back to Roman conquered lands. When Rome controlled Israel it was occupied by Roman soldiers. When a soldier needed something carried, they would look around and tell a citizen to carry it for them. By Roman Law they were required to carry it one mile. Jesus taught his followers to go the extra mile. So if a follower of Jesus was asked by a Roman soldier to carry something for them, they would go more than a mile as a witness. In other words they did more than the minimum even though it wasn’t required. They went beyond the minimum. Very unusual in those times to go more than a mile for a reviled Roman soldier. You might feel the same towards the company or your boss as they did towards the Roman soldiers. “Why should I, they don’t even pay me to do this?” Know this though, going the extra mile in the service of others, whether on a job or in a business of your own, makes you get noticed. When you get noticed for going beyond the call of duty you’ll start seeing that trickle of income increase into a steady stream. Then if you keep it up, that stream will become a current, and from a current into a rapid, and from a rapid into a flood of financial abundance!

I learned this principle in my mid 20’s after watching a Napoleon Hill black and white video series called Think and Grow Rich. Back then I had a Lawn Care business. At the end of the video, Mr. Hill challenged me to test it out and try it for yourself. I took the challenge to heart and looked for an opportunity to “Go the extra mile” for one of my customers, Mr. Burks. He lived on San Antonio Street and he was my only customer on that street. It was a front and back yard that wasn’t too big for $20 per visit. I mowed and edged his lawn and packed up my equipment in my pick-up truck and then noticed that his plastic garbage cans were cracked and leaking out the trash. He had two of them. I found my opportunity. I rushed to Lowes and bought three new hard plastic garbage cans (this was before trash companies had the big trash cans that they supplied so they could pick them up with a truck fork). I took the old ones and put the new ones in place. Just as I was about to leave the homeowner pulled into the driveway with his car and saw I was putting his old broken trash cans into the back of my pickup. So I told him I had finished up his lawn and “By the way, you have three new trash cans.” He was pleased and asked, “How much do I owe you?” I answered “Nothing at all.” He asked if I was sure, and I said: “Oh I’m really sure” (thinking about how someway this may end up being a blessing for me but not sure how). So he paid me for the lawn work and I was on my way. In two weeks his neighbor to the left of his house stopped me as I was doing Mr. Burks lawn and asked how much I would charge to do his front lawn only? I gave him a quote and he hired me to do it every other week. The following two weeks as I was mowing Mr. Burks lawn, his neighbors to his left and then the neighbor to Mr. Burks right decided to be my customer too. A week after that, Mr. Burks neighbor across the street wanted me to cut his hedge once a month. Coincidence? I don’t think so.

So, now like Mr. Hill, I challenge you to test “Going the extra mile.” You may not find that the abundance comes from the person you give to, but you will notice it coming in possibly from other sources. Break the cycle of “trickle blessings” and bring in the flood of abundance instead.

Part 4 Laws Of Abundance Coming soon!

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Part 2: Laws of Abundance- Seeing Abundance Around You

Perspective is a powerful thing.
“It is entirely possible that behind the perception of our senses, worlds are hidden of which we are unaware.” – Albert Einstein

As I mentioned in Part 1 the Introduction to the Laws of Abundance, abundance is all around us. We just have to take notice. We can start with nature. Let us look at birds to start with.

So Colorful

Look at the bird above. It’s as if a Master Painter painted him. An orange beak with a touch of orange all around the eye with a little white and black by it and green on the forehead, chest, and part ways running down his back. Then a blueish color for the rest of his body with yet a little dot of orange towards the very bottom as if a bit of orange paint dripped of the Masters brush. I’d say this bird has abundant color! Most male birds do. Simply splendid!

Now lets look at a tree:

Pine Tree Up Close

Look at the up close pine tree above. Notice the abundant needles in one small section of the whole tree. Now think about how many needles there must be on one single mature pine tree? It’s mind boggling, isn’t it!?

Let’s go back to birds again for a moment. Did you know a chicken hen can lay between 200 to 300 eggs a year? Abundant isn’t it?

The next time you are tempted to think there isn’t enough, at night; find a very dark place outside with no lights and look up at the Stars.

Stars fill the night sky

Just this one picture above is only a small glimpse of the stars the fill our night sky. And this is just one small section of the sky. Plus we know that there are stars we cannot see with our own eyes from Earth. There is an abundance of stars, isn’t there?

Let’s look to the sea next.

A school of grey fish

The photo above is just one of who knows how many schools of fish in the ocean. Once again, abundance!

Next, lets make it a bit more home. How about a person?

An average scalp has 100,000 follicles. Each follicle can grow about 20 individual hairs in a person’s lifetime. Amazing, when you stop to think about this one aspect alone. But let’s look at more:

The average adult human brain has about 100 billion cells. Linked by synapses, each brain cell can connect to tens of thousands of other brain cells.

And as you can imagine, I could write a whole book on the abundance of the human body in different aspects such as skin cells, nerves, the miracle of the human eye and all the colors it can detect. Marvelous, aren’t we?

Some people take it overboard in looking at nature and start worshiping it as if it’s the creator. In all of natures splendor, it is God who is the creator. So worship the creator, not the creation. ”
Who changed the truth of God into a lie, and worshipped and served the creature more than the Creator, who is blessed for ever. Amen. ” – Romans 1:25

Let’s appreciate nature, but let’s remember who made it.

When our eyes are open to the abundance around us, we start to realize just how much abundance there is. But what about our own lives? How do we get to this type of abundance?

Part 3 Laws of Abundance- Going the extra mile

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Laws of Abundance Part 1 Introduction

Abundance: Noun –

an extremely plentiful or over sufficient quantity or supply: an abundance of grain.overflowing fullness:abundance of the heart.affluence; wealth: the enjoyment of abundance.

Lots of Walnuts

There is abundance all around us.
God is a God of abundance and the author of abundance. Look at the sky. Can you count the stars? How about the sand? Look at how things grow. Look at a walnut tree. Does it just produce one walnut and it’s done? Of course not. As a matter of fact, a mature acre of walnut trees can produce up to 6000 pounds. That is approximately 672,000 walnuts! There is abundance all around, even in the desert. The desert is a lot like life itself. At first glance, all we see is dry soil that seems to be unproductive. But when we look more closely, we find an abundant source of life.
There is abundance all around you, do you see it?
If you don’t have abundance in your life, there is a reason. Usually, it’s because there is a violation of one or more laws.
What do I mean? I’m glad you asked. For example, God teaches us to be in debt to no man except to love one another. We violate this law when we go into debt using credit cards and don’t pay off the full balance each month. 
Another law is the law of giving. To receive abundantly you must give. If you never give, you’ll receive little to nothing. (Ecclesiastes 11: 1 & 2). There are many laws that God has set into place for our abundance. We act according to His will, we are blessed. When we don’t…well, it won’t go well. 
There are so many fascinating laws. When we pay attention and know how they operate, then we can get our lives in alignment with them for a good life, an abundant life.

…Spend your time bringing your life into harmony with divine law. Work on overcoming evil with good, falsehood with truth, hatred with love.” – Peace Pilgrim

We can find the laws of abundance in nature because of who made nature. God. We can find the principles of the law of abundance in His life manual. We call it The Holy Bible. I have witnessed many people throughout my life, and the majority of them that have abundance is because they have aligned themselves up with the principles of abundance even if they didn’t know it. The only other instance I’ve seen of abundance is from people in power that have stolen from others, and their abundance does not last, or their lives don’t last long. So, the abundance I’m referring to is the abundance that will bring joy and peace with wealth, not obtained by ill-gotten ways that don’t bring lasting happiness.

Principle: Having more of something doesn’t make you happy for long. Most people think “If only I could make more money, then I’d be happy.” What happens? You make more, and you’re still not happy. Choose to be happy now. Once you do, when you do have more, you’ll still be happy, and if that more goes away, you’ll still be happy. Having more of something only brings an emotion of happiness for a very short period. When you are happy now, it transforms into joy. When we find joy, then that is lasting happiness. The joy of the Lord is my strength. Nehemiah 8:10. It’s more than an emotion, it’s a state of being. How do we get this joy? It’s found before verse 10.
So they read in the book in the law of God distinctly, and gave the sense, and caused them to understand the reading. When you understand the laws of God, then that will bring joy because then you’ll be understanding the nature of God, and God Himself. When this happens you begin a relationship with Him, in knowing how good He is, and how He has the best for you in His intentions for you. ”
For I know the thoughts that I think toward you, saith the Lord, thoughts of peace, and not of evil, to give you an expected end. ” – Jeremiah 29:11 Once we know Him, (not just of Him) we are grateful. When we are grateful we draw to us abundance, including wealth. Let me make it clear here so you don’t misunderstand me. I’m am not saying that a person that doesn’t possess wealth must not know God otherwise he/she would have abundant wealth. There are many people who we consider poor because they don’t have material possessions, that are very wealthy. Many choose not to have possessions, and that is alright too. Also, there are other ways to measure wealth other than possessions. A person that lives in a country where there is little to possess, but daily has plenty of food in some manner, would be considered wealthy. Others perhaps that have clean water, would be considered wealthy. Wealth and abundance is a relative term.

What we are talking about here in this introduction is really the first step in abundance. Your thoughts. Bringing your thoughts into obedience to the will of God. This is really where we must all begin. For if we refuse to open our eyes and see the abundance around us, we will never have it, and the only way to see it is to change your thought process. Reading the Laws of Abundance will not make you abundant. But reading, knowing, and aligning your life to the laws will bring abundance into your life. So, without further adieu, lets begin:

Part 2: Laws of Abundance- Seeing Abundance Around You

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What to Eat to Feel Young

Beautiful hair and skin don’t have to be a thing of the past. Certain food you eat can help you feel young.

Sirloin Steak


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So many articles are online about the negative effects of red meat. Ahhh! Here’s one, at last, that is a positive of eating red meat:

Hair becomes thinner as you age, but the iron in red meat can help yours stay lush. Iron-rich proteins produce keratin, which gives your hair its elasticity and shine. Even though a 3 oz serving gives you about 10% of your daily iron requirements, it’s easier for your body to get iron from meat than from plants.

Cashews




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Cashews are my favorite type of nut.

Bone loss can start as early as age 30 (wow!). So start fighting it now. Cashews are a good source of magnesium. 60% of your body stores of magnesium are found in the bones. An ounce a day will give you about 20% of your daily dose.

Carrots


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Besides keeping your eyesight good, they are good for the skin too. They help ward off wrinkles. Carotenoids help reduce the damaging effects of aging including the loss of collagen which helps your skin stay smooth.

Red and Purple Grapes


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Red and purple grapes have compounds that work to prevent the buildup of toxins. The antioxidant pterostilbene helps destroy harmful microbes in your body and also they help rid your body of unhealthy inflammation.

Wolfberries

Here’s one that most Americans don’t know about, but I can guarantee you that most Chinese do. The wolfberry (especially the Ningxia wolfberry) are high in antioxidants and vitamins A and C.  Great for your whole body. Many Centerians live in the Ningxia province of China. They are known to eat wolfberries and make tea from it too. Perhaps that’s one of the reasons they are able to reach past the age of 100? Many still walk well and work on their farms!

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Surprising Things about Skin Cancer


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20 percent of Americans will eventually get some form of skin cancer. The majority of us know to wear sunscreen daily, stay out of the sun during the peak hours of 10 AM to 4 PM, and ditch the tanning salons. But there are some other surprising things to know about skin cancer:

The Umbrella At The Beach:

Yes, you should be using an umbrella at the beach if you are kicking back enjoying the wonderful sounds and feel of the beach. But don’t let the Umbrella be your only source of combat against the suns rays. The sun and water are reflecting the suns rays so an Umbrella is not enough. You also need to be wearing sunscreen. When applying remember your hands, neck, ears, and hairline. Reapply every two hours.

Your Alcohol Consumption:

A study published in the British Journal of Dermatology found that the more you drink the higher your risk of skin cancer. Why? Because alcohol lowers antioxidant levels in your body, which means you have less natural protection against UV rays. Of course if you drink a lot it can impair your judgement and make you forget to get out of the sun or put that sunscreen on in a timely manner.

**The Financial Cost Factor of Skin Cancer

Skin cancer Screening: $55

Biopsy and Pathological evaluation: $410

Follow up visit: $140

Cost of Stage 1 melanoma, which normally included removing the affected area. $2,265.00

Cost of Stage 4 Melanoma which could include surgery and further treatment such as chemo or radiation: $73,249

**Source: Professor Elena Losina, Ph. D. Harvard Medical School

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