This is by far, the subject of most of the emails I receive from Powered by Intuition readers.
I’m sorry to say, there is no magical solution to know whether you’re hearing your Intuition or your Ego. There is PRACTICE though. And, as we’ve all heard thousands of times, practice makes perfect.
Luckily, we human beings face problems every day that provide opportunities to practice discerning the voice of our Intuition from our Egos.
The basis of this problem though, is not so much that we can’t discern the voice of our Intuition from our Ego but, that we fear making a wrong decision!
Here are some simple tips to distinguish the difference. Read More
He who is not everyday conquering some fear has not learned the secret of life. —Ralph Waldo Emerson
Have you ever been paralyzed by fear?
Can you recall the awful sense of dread you felt?
That distinct punched in the gut feeling?
I have—too many times. Read More
If you don’t think every day is a good day, just try missing one. ~Cavett Robert
Do you ever wish the world would stop turning so you could get off?
When things don’t go as you expect do you lay awake thinking of how to “fix it?”
On Friday I found out that my book would not be finished on time.
The editor working on my manuscript accidentally edited a very early version, not the updated version I’d sent. This will delay my book another month, at least. Read More
“He who asks a question is a fool for five minutes; he who does not ask a question remains a fool forever” – Chinese proverb
This is a guest post by Stuart Mills for Powered by Intuition.
A lot of the time, people don’t ask questions.
They don’t even ask life’s big questions – “Why am I here?” or “What’s my purpose in life?” Read More
Separating an intuitive flash from the din of thoughts echoing through the mind can be nearly impossible at times – like trying to scoop the salt out of sea water.
The only way to learn how to pick out your intuition from your other thoughts is through practice and experience – the more of both the better.
Intuition is my “golf game”
Intuition development has been my passion since I was 11 years old. I never tire of speaking, writing or learning about it.
I’m delighted to answer questions because there is always more to say on this topic. Read More
Intuition and uncertainty are like oil and water.
You can shake them up and it would appear that they blend quite nicely. But, given a short amount of time the two will separate again. This is the process we undergo when we do not trust and follow our intuition.
Uncertainty is the biggest obstacle of all to developing our intuition. Read More
Are you fighting with an angel on one shoulder and a devil on the other?
Are you constantly at odds with yourself over whether you need to stop all this “entrepreneurial nonsense” and get a REAL job?
Or, are you in a job and dreaming of the day you can walk away for ever and make a living as a writer/blogger or Internet marketer? Read More
To Live a Successful Life – Turn Up the Volume of Your Inner Voice
The only real valuable thing is intuition. – Albert Einstein
Learn to follow your intuition and you’ll be inspired to live a brilliant and meaningful life.
This is the foundation of my philosophy and my advice for anyone who is looking to live a “significant and successful life.”
What does living a “significant and successful life” look like?
Significant means that your work is centered around service to others, and to be successful means that your life works and is balanced in all facets.
Successful doesn’t necessarily mean great wealth, although it can. Balance is the key here. Read More
When we are smart enough to learn from our mistakes, we are smart enough to solve any problem and accomplish anything we desire. Never underestimate yourself.
The successful person is skilled at solving problems-
•Have you ever been “stuck” and wished someone would simply tell you the right thing to do?
•Have you ever talked yourself out of acting on an idea only to learn that someone else did it and is now hugely successful?
•Have you ever been unsure about whether you should open up and take a person into your confidence? Read More