10 Best Blogs To Help You Achieve Personal Growth

If you’re looking for some great online resources to help you grow as a person, then the following are 10 of the best blogs out there right now.

1. Mind Body Green

Mind Body Green

Mind Body Green has grown massively since its inception. Today it’s a great place to come for loads of input from many authors – each with their own inimitable way of putting pen to paper to inspire the way you view the world. And, of course, to help with your own personal growth.

We love: The variety you’ll find here, covering the most random of subjects.

Will suit: Those looking for new discoveries.

2. The Four Hour Work Week

The Four Hour Work Week

The blog of Tim Ferriss will hit the spot for a great many people. This self-styled guru of the business world, needs no introduction. Head here if you’re the entrepreneurial type looking for inspiration.

We love: Tim’s unique view of the working world.

Will suit: Anyone who is or aspires to be an entrepreneur.

3. Nerd Fitness

Nerd Fitness

Wondering what a blog like Nerd Fitness is doing on a ‘personal growth’ list? Well, if you’re not at your best physically, then how on earth can you grow on a personal level? OK, we’re not suggesting you sell your soul to the gym, but putting a little effort into your fitness will truly help you reach your personal development goals.

We love: The fact that this is ‘fitness for all ‘- not just for the gym junkies…

Will suit: Absolutely everyone.

4. Keep Inspiring Me

Keep Inspiring Me

Keep Inspiring Me does exactly as the title suggests. From great quotes to articles that really do provide a lift, through to training, videos, and tips for keeping healthy, this is an all-round blog that keeps getting better and better.

We love: The superb (free) training modules.

Will suit: The Millennial generation.

5. Barking Up The Wrong Tree

Barking Up The Wrong Tree

Join over 300,00 who follow the science based articles on how to be awesome at life. Barking Up The Wrong Tree has been featured in the New York Times and Wall Street Journal, amongst other places.

We love: The science behind the facts.

Will suit: Those who enjoy fact based research behind their personal development.

6. Bold And Determined

Bold And Determined

Bold And Determined is a no bull blog that provides loads of info about what you need to do to be the very best you possible. This is the blog of one Victor Pride – a self-proclaimed ‘no nonsense’ guy who will appeal to those who have a similar outlook on life.

We love: The straight talking advice.

Will suit: Those who dislike the ‘touch feely’ way of getting things across….

7. Actualized


This is the go-to blog for those who’re on the hunt for advanced self development techniques. Actualized is the work of Leo Gura, a guy who says that to get where you want to, you need commit, work hard, and use every means available to grow and become the best you can possibly be.

We love: The huge amount of written, video, and training content.

Will suit: Those who like to get involved with a busy, interactive forum.

8. The Happiness Project

The Happiness Project

The Happiness Project is the blog of Gretchen Rubin, the world renowned author and all-round expert on self-development and happiness. Filled with tips, quizzes, podcasts, and other resources, it’s no wonder this lady has become a household name.

We love: The way she combines family life with personal development.

Will suit: Those who have or are planning to have a family, but still want to improve their career potential, as well as simply continuing to grow as an individual.

9. Live Your Legend

Live Your Legend

If you believe that taking on board the beliefs, cultures, and traditions from those living all around our planet is beneficial to you as a person, then you’re going to love Live Your Legend. And if you’d like to discover exactly how you can do worthwhile work around the globe (and help others along the way), then you simply HAVE to check this blog out.

We love: The truly inspirational posts from every corner of the world.

Will suit: Those with wanderlust…

10. The Urban Monk

The Urban Monk

The Urban Monk is the blog of a former Taoist monk (amongst other things) who decided that he was better served to give back to the world in a more ‘normal’ surrounding. He provides some pretty cool words of wisdom to help anyone who aspires to become a leader – and to help others achieve their goals.

We love: The fact that this blog is about you, the reader, not about the guy who writes it.

Will suit: Those with a spiritual outlook on life.