Melissa Chu

Writer at jumpstartyourdreamlife.com

I write about living better, creating great work, and making an impact. Download your guide to achieving your goals at http://jumpstartyourdreamlife.com.
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Wonder//

Stop Dwelling So Much on Happiness — You're Missing the Point

by Melissa Chu
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Purpose//

These Are the Habits You Need to Give Up if You Want to Be Successful

by Melissa Chu
Flexibility of Mind//

How to Stop Your Brain From Sabotaging Your Goals

by Melissa Chu
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Wisdom//

How Smart Do You Need to Be to Succeed?

by Melissa Chu
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Work Smarter//

Follow These 4 Steps to Become Ridiculously Productive at Work

by Melissa Chu
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Wisdom//

We Lie to Ourselves All the Time — Here's Why

by Melissa Chu
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Wisdom//

Research Shows You Can Tell If Someone's Successful Just By Looking at Their Face

by Melissa Chu
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Wisdom//

This Type of Person Should Trust Their Gut Instincts More Often

by Melissa Chu
Technology and Humanity//

Why You Should Read Instead of Watch TV, According to Science

by Melissa Chu
Well-Being//

7 Energy-Boosting Alternatives to Coffee

by Melissa Chu
Wonder//

Listening to These 5 Types of Music Can Instantly Boost Your Productivity

by Melissa Chu
Science//

Why Some People Are Luckier Than Others

by Melissa Chu
Wisdom//

What Beethoven Can Teach Us About Achieving Your Goals

by Melissa Chu
Well-Being//

This Is the Latest Time You Should Drink Coffee, According to Science

by Melissa Chu
Wonder//

How Legos Can Make You More Creative

by Melissa Chu
Wisdom//

Why Success Starts with Optimizing Your Work Environment

by Melissa Chu
Purpose//

Why You Should Invest in Your Strengths And Leave Your Weaknesses Behind

by Melissa Chu
Time Well Spent//

How to Keep Your Energy Up So You Don't Crash Later On

by Melissa Chu
Purpose//

20 Habits to Give Up if You Want to Be Successful

by Melissa Chu
Wisdom//

What Tolkien Can Teach Us About Tackling a Daunting Project

by Melissa Chu
Wisdom//

Why Bronze Medalists Smile More Than Silver Medalists

by Melissa Chu
Well-Being//

Are These 4 Dietary Factors Affecting Your Sleep?

by Melissa Chu
Purpose//

What Voltaire Can Teach Us About Living a Purposeful Life

by Melissa Chu
Purpose//

Why You Need More Than Just Hard Work

by Melissa Chu

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