Success

3 Mindsets To Fast-Track Your Success

3 Mindsets To Fast-Track Your Success

When it comes to success, the consensus appears to be that we have to work hard, exercise patience, and pay our dues before we can be worthy of it. When asked, most will attribute their success to such tenets, but this is not the full story. Sage as these words are and solid as this...

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Are You Interested or Are You Committed

Are You Interested or Are You Committed?

Have you ever gotten excited about some new passion or hobby and decided to spend a sizeable amount of money or energy in pursuit of this new interest? Maybe it was a weight-loss program that promised to deliver results in 90 days, or maybe a business venture that claimed to double your money with minimal...

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When life gives you lemons...

When Life Gives You Lemons…

No one likes to deal with obstacles or face hard times, but it's a part of life. The way we handle ourselves in the face of those obstacles determines whether we are swallowed whole or transformed by them. They say, 'what doesn't kill you makes you stronger.' Unfortunately, that's not always true. For some, what doesn't...

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The Difference Between Knowledge and Power

"Knowledge is power."   We've heard this quote a thousand times, and accept it as truth. Makes sense - knowledge adds color and context to our view of the world. It provides the who, what, where, why and how in any given situation. Without knowledge, we walk with our eyes closed down a dark road.   So yes, knowledge...

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A Perfect Example of How to Live with Purpose

So many people talk of how to find purpose in life. They struggle with feelings of frustration and confusion as they search to find meaning and relevance in their daily lives. They know that greatness lives within, but they don't know how to access it. Life feels aimless - a perpetual purgatory.   This week we celebrate...

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setting goals

Three Things to Consider When Setting Goals for 2017

The new year is in full swing. The Christmas lights have come down, the tree tossed, and life is practically back to normal.   Except, somethings different. There’s a new energy in the atmosphere. It’s the dawn of a new day, and the possibilities seem endless. Just think of what we could accomplish in the next 12...

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The Power of the Mind

You’ve probably seen the quote, ‘mind over matter.’ It's often used to inspire action in the face of difficult circumstances, the interpretation being –  we must be stronger than our circumstances, we must be mentally tough.   I agree. I also think that ‘mind over matter’ is much bigger than that interpretation.   The power to create rests in...

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Living in the Stretch Zone

"Everything you want is just outside your comfort zone" Robert Allen   The thing about hopes and dreams is they represent the possibility of victory over fear, insecurity, failure and all manner of dread. This is what makes them so compelling and worthy of our desire.  To visualize our dreams becoming a reality is to imagine ourselves devoid...

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What Failure Teaches Us About Success

Failure is an ugly word for many people, something to prevent at all costs and never admit. Everyday people leave opportunities on the table – they forgo deals, relationships and a host of other experiences because of the risks associated with its pursuit. The fear of failure has damaged more lives than the experience of...

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