This page is exclusively for my friends and readers that want to overcome life obstacles, bring lasting change and live a meaningful life. Here I share how I have used daily journals as a companion to be "forever learning". 

Jawwad Siddiqui
The Daily Journal Guy

Here's how keeping a daily journal allowed me to consistently improve my life – after being frustrated with 100s of self-help books and multiple failed attempts at keeping a journal

If you finally want to take control of your life without reading another big self-help book that gets you nowhere and without feeling like no matter what you do for personal development it doesn’t bring lasting change, then, this could be the most important page you will read about daily journals

5 Years of Daily Journals

My Daily Journals from 2012-2016 (I am still at it!)

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This blog post is in-response to my answer on Quora – Why is it a good habit to maintain a daily journal?

Last week, I answered a question on quora which ended up helping about 160,000+ people – I am very thankful for that.

This post is to answer follow-up questions regarding journal’s structure to help more people develop the habit of keeping a daily journal.

Why Daily Journals and Me

It all dates back to about 7 years ago, when my teacher taught me the most insightful lesson about life – always be constantly learning and improving and to “grow” through life not just go.

Therefore, I took on daily journal as a personal development experiment and have kept it ever since.

My Goal Since 2012 with Daily Journals: Live each day at the optimal psychological state to add value to people around me.

My daily journal template has changed over the 5 years. Below is my the template I currently practice;

6-Steps for Keeping Empowering Daily Journals

I am very happy to share what I have learned over these 5+ years about keeping empowering daily journals from successful people. Please enter your email below so I can email it to you asap (plus: some personal tips)!

I will share all my learnings to-date and more as I go!

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