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Darius Foroux


Leeuwarden, FR, Netherlands

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Past articles by Darius:

To Avoid Burnout, Know Your Minimum Output Level

It’s simple and inevitable: When you try to do too much in a short amount of time, you burn out. The only way to avoid that, to have a long and consistent career, is to do just enough each day. When… → Read More

Leadership Lesson: Accept That People Are Different

Here’s one of the biggest leadership lessons I’ve learned: Avoid trying to “mold” people. → Read More

How to Help Your Reader Glide Through Your Writing

I’d love to read on my desktop for an hour every day and read articles with my full attention — but this doesn’t often happen. Instead, I often read on my phone in between looking up at my daughter… → Read More

How to Read Two Books a Week

How to read 100 books a year, find books you like, and better retain what you’ve read. → Read More

10 habits of weak, unsuccessful people you should avoid

There's no magical formula for success. Instead, the best way to find it is to avoid being unsuccessful. → Read More

10 Bad Habits of Unsuccessful People

Procrastinating, not listening, focusing on the negative, and other self-imposed barriers that stop people from reaching their goals. → Read More

22 books that will expand your mind and change your life, according to a productivity expert

Reading a book is one of the quickest and most effective ways to become totally immersed in something new. Here are 22 that will expand your mind. → Read More

How I Beat Procrastination By Doing This 1 Thing

Procrastination has been around since the start of modern civilization. → Read More

Perception Is Reality – The Blog Of Darius Foroux –

Do you ever feel misunderstood by others? Maybe you feel that people at work don’t get you. Or that your friends are not on the same page. → Read More

Copying The Habits Of A Millionaire Doesn’t Make You One

Have you seen them? Articles and books that promise you the secrets to success and riches? They make it seem like money grows on trees. → Read More

How To Read Books For Maximum Retention & Learning – Darius Foroux –

When I grew up, it wasn’t cool to read. These days, every coffee shop is packed with folks that are reading a book while sipping on a latte. That’s a great shift. I’m also reading more books than… → Read More

Leave The Office On Time and Don’t Take Your Work Home

These two lessons are true for every person who wants a long, happy, and satisfying career. → Read More

All Strength Comes From Repetition – Personal Growth –

The biggest mistake you can make is to ignore the basics in your profession. → Read More

How to stop spending so much time in your own head — and why you should

The majority of people spend too much time worrying, rather than channeling mental energy into problem solving and positive thinking. → Read More

The one pitfall of every ambitious person — and how to overcome it

"Overnight success" doesn't actually exist. → Read More

The 21 Most Important Questions Of Your Life – The Blog Of Darius Foroux –

One of the most important lessons I’ve learned from reading books, interviewing smart people, and having conversations with my mentors is that questions are more important than answers. But that goes… → Read More

Multitasking Kills Your Productivity—Here’s How To Quit

Chances are that you’re doing something else while you’re reading this article. You might be in a meeting, working on a proposal, talking to someone on the phone, working out in the gym, having… → Read More

Tommy Wiseau: Never Give Up Your Dream – Darius Foroux –

Twenty years ago, two “all-American” guys in their early twenties who had the same dream moved to Los Angeles. → Read More

This Ancient Habit Will Maximize Your Focus – Personal Growth –

Ever since I was little, I worried about many things. My favorite topics were money, health, and my future. What’s your favorite topic to worry about? And don’t tell me you never worry or fear… → Read More

The ‘Secret’ To Successful New Year’s Resolutions – Darius Foroux –

92% of all New Year’s resolutions fail. This is how you succeed. → Read More