The Chinese Bamboo Tree Story: Belief, Hard Work, and Perseverance

Like any other plants, the Chinese Bamboo Tree requires nurturing. But for the first four years or so, you don’t see any visible results. It’s not until the 5th year that the tree grows 80 feet in only six weeks!

The peril of limiting belief

What is the biggest difference between those who reach their goals and those that don’t? It’s their belief. Sometimes our goals are so big that we lack the belief we can accomplish them.

Grit: the power of passion and perseverance

Angela Lee Duckworth stated that success in life depends more than your skills to learn quickly and easily. One characteristic emerged as a significant predictor of success: grit.


We all have 24 hours in a day. Time is a luxury that money can’t buy. How you use those 24 hours in a day will determine how successful (or not) you’ll be.