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Away On Meditation Retreat

While I’m away from now till 13 July, visit the archives, which houses over 100 quality, timeless articles in over 35 categories and the top articles which features the best of PersonalExcellence.co. Speak with you guys soon! Starting from this Wed, first July, I will…

 

You Always Have a Choice

Choice

Have you ever looked at an unfavorable life circumstance in your life and thought you are undergoing this because you ‘don’t have a choice’? I often hear people around me saying: “I have to do XYZ.” “I need to do that.” “I have no other…

 

My 25th Birthday! :)

Happy Birthday!

This is just a quick post to share that today is my birthday I will be 25 from today onwards, which is the 25th June (matching numbers!). I originally planned an article on growing older to tie in with my birthday, but looks like that…

 

Launch of CelestineChua.com

And it’s up! Welcome to the brand new CelestineChua.com, your personal development blog to help you be your best self and live your best life. From now, EmbraceLiving.Net will redirect to CelestineChua.com automatically. I’ve done all the domain changes where I’m aware of, but if…

 

Removal of Adsense Ads, New Tagline, New Domain

I just finished giving a speech on Passion or Money to the NUS alumni, and it went really well! Audience was very friendly and receptive, there was great response and questions asked were astute. It was a pity that the Q&A had to be cut…

 

101 Most Inspiring Quotes of All Time, Volume 1

Inspiring quotes

Lately I have been regularly posting inspiring quotes on Twitter. The thing I love about inspiring quotes is they pack so much wisdom in so few words. Some of them are really mind and heart opening – just reading them has the power to give you an eureka! moment. Based on the feedback I’ve been getting…

 

Cultivate Life Transforming Habits in 21 Days

Good habits

Have you ever thought of introducing a good habit into your life, but never got around to doing it? Perhaps you tried it for 1-2 days, but then lacked the discipline to continue afterward. Perhaps you are overwhelmed by the effort required to institute it…

 

Blind Spots In Personal Growth

Blind Spot

A few months ago, I wrote an article on Creating Your Life Handbook. In the article, I mentioned several things to list in your handbook, such as your strengths and weaknesses, your core values, and in particular, your blind spots. One of the readers, Darren,…

 

The Story of Stuff

The Story of Stuff has a very informative 20 minute flash video which unravels the hidden truths behind our consumerist culture and the far reaching consequences which we are not exposed to in our day-to-day lives.