The Employee Aug20

The Employee

They tell you when to wake up. They tell you what time to be at work. They tell you when to eat your lunch and for how long. They tell you what time to go home. They tell you when you can (or can’t) have a vacation. They tell you how much you’ll get paid. They tell you you’re...

The Best Career Question I Ever Was Asked Feb26

The Best Career Ques...

A good friend of mine, that I worked with in the corporate world when we were in software together, left that world and launched into his own business. Years later he would catch up with me and ask a question that would change my life. He said . . . If you could fast forward your life two...

The Rope Called Hope Mar16

The Rope Called Hope

They never dreamed it is where they would end up, but at some point they determined that it was the place they would be. Living in the well is where most people had decided to stay. All their friends lived in wells, their educators lived in wells, their spiritual counselors lived in wells,...

The Benefits of Looking ‘Stupid’ Jan11

The Benefits of Look...

When you get to the point of . . .   Getting much more comfortable with failure Feeling humiliated Not worrying about looking bad to others   You just might be on your way to great success!     Think about it . . . so...

The Three Life Paths Jan07

The Three Life Paths

HTML Online Editor Sample 1. The Security Path – Follows the 95%   Get a good education, get a good job, choose middle class, retire on a pension (Ha!) or Social Security (Really?!?)   95% of people take this path . . .    Life...

8 Reasons To Help Others Grow Personally Jan06

8 Reasons To Help Ot...

  1. HOPE – Having Opportunity Perpetually Exist 2. FAME – Focusing And Mentoring Entrepreneurs 3. TRAVEL – True Relaxation At Various Exotic Locations 4. LEADING – Leveraging Enthusiastic Action Daily Incorporating Necessary...

When Failing Is A Great Decision Jan02

When Failing Is A Gr...

I’d rather attempt to do something great and fail than to attempt to do nothing and succeed. To not decide is to decide by default, and usually hurts rather than helps you. One of the reasons we hate to make a decision is because it opens us up to the possibility of failure. Since we...

Your Biggest Asset in 2013 Dec31

Your Biggest Asset i...

What is the best thing you could do in 2013 that could forever impact your future? Here’s what you know . . . you want 2013 to be a different kind of year for you. You know you’re ready to take your life to the next level. But how will you do that? What will be the key to your...

What Is Holding You Back? Dec27

What Is Holding You ...

The difference between those people who will be at the same place this time next year and those people who will see consistent progress is an ability to conquer a few personal enemies. Do you know what your biggest enemies are to your future progress? We all fight enemies everyday and for most...

A Nation Of Watchers Dec15

A Nation Of Watchers

They are called ‘people watchers’. You’ll find them at airports and malls, sitting on a bench, just looking, observing, watching. Being a student of people is not a bad idea. You can learn a lot by watching, and it sure can create some great stories! But when is it not so...