Getting Back Up After a Failure
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If there is one fear that most human beings on this planet share, it is a fear of failure. No one wants to fail when they try at something, and more importantly, no one wants someone else to see them fail. It is completely understandable that we all want to do our best and see it pay off, but a fear of failure has never scared anyone into winning. It leads to performance anxiety and then forces us all to feel terrible when we try at something and it doesn’t work out. Failing is rough and with it can come...

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How Believing Really Impacts Us
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One of nature’s most beautiful and cruel tricks is how easily the human mind is swayed. Our minds, with all of their infinite capabilities, are known for being influenced by the way that we think and the things that are said to us. While this can be great when a parent tells their child that they will do great before a soccer game, the outcome isn’t nearly as favorable when we tell ourselves that we can’t handle what is in front of us. Our minds need positive input to do amazing things, and more than that, they need us to...

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Improve Your Focus to Improve Your Life
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When a person has trouble focusing, it shows in everything that they do. An inability to focus is one of the ultimate burdens that is present for the average person, particularly in the workplace. It can lead you to work inefficiently and can make getting things done feel impossible. On the other hand, when your focus is sharp, you will find it easy to complete tasks and stay dedicated to your work. This means that you can spend less time working and more time focusing on recovering for your next bout of productivity. Fortunately, there are a few easy ways...

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How To Gracefully Learn From Your Mistakes
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Every single person alive has to learn in order to grow. While it would be nice to live in a world where none of us ever made mistakes and we did everything right the first time, the fact of the matter is that reality simply doesn’t work that way. Each of us will spend time trying things and failing. Making mistakes is a natural part of any process, but mistakes do not have to be a bad thing. In fact, with the right mindset, making mistakes is a natural part of the process that you can use to improve your...

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Fixed Mindset vs. Growth Mindset
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Carol Dweck has coined a new set of terms that are spreading in popularity because of the message behind them. In her book, she breaks down the ways that you can adjust your mindset in order to bring about the best possible outcome for your future. She believes that one of the most relevant approaches to finding your way to success includes focusing on how you manage failure and mistakes. Grappling with failure is something that everyone has to face, but according to Dweck, you can either let it define you or grow from it. The two primary mindsets detailed...

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Why and how did I start MNDST?
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To begin with, I didn't start it on my own, I started with a friend, Maarten. I also had lots of great support from my now ex-girlfriend. However, the real reason we created this brand was that we had previously done other E-Commerce businesses and noticed that there is an incredible community around the whole space. We also knew that many members are trying to educate and teach each other their ways. They do this by offering online services or 1 on 1 sessions, which only work if someone is dedicated enough to put in the work. This leads us to...

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