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Why self-love is the key to sustainable success

According to Psychology today: “Self-love is important to living well. It influences who you pick for a mate, the image you project at work, and how you cope with the problems in your life. It is so important to your welfare that I want you to know how to bring more of it into your life.” This excerpt could not be more spot on with the truth. Until recently I hadn’t thought much about the idea of loving myself. Bills, business, family, life obstacles, you name it I would give it as an excuse as to why I wasn’t more invested in my ‘self.’ That all changed when I received a phone call from a college friend determined to throw her life away. Her company had went belly up, she ended her 5-year marriage, and had nowhere to go with her two kids. The situation alone is enough for any of us to throw in the towel. While she was speaking what resonated the most is she kept speaking of her life as if she …