Vince Lombardi Was Wrong

Americans have an obsession with winning. Winning can be fun; but there is a dirty little secret… you’ve already won! You’re alive!

The Chinese have a saying: “There are no happy endings to unhappy journeys.”

If the effort to win isn’t fun… stop it.

The purpose of life isn’t to win… it’s to enjoy.

Try it!

Keep Track of Interruptions

Interruptions happen all the time. They can be annoying and irritating. The last thing you probably want to do is to keep track of them in a journal. That’s exactly why you should. Keeping track of interruptions (by day and time, with details of who and where) will reveal to you a pattern. The pattern may consist…

Control

What is the quality which causes one person to become an artist, a bricklayer or a master mechanic? Is it a quality which is unique to each trade or profession? Is one born with a tendency toward being an artist, a bricklayer, or a mechanic? I don’t think so. What makes someone good (or great)…

Reject THIS Idea and Move Forward

Rejection isn’t so bad. Sometimes it’s downright freeing, and that’s our goal today. To have you reject an idea once and for all even though it has stood the test of time in many an organization and is reinforced throughout businesses and other institutions around the world. In fact, this idea is usually spread by…

Congratulations on Your Win

Even those who never buy tickets will get sucked into a conversation about the lottery at least once in their life.  Think about it – regardless of when, where, or with whom, we’ve all given in and considered What We Would Do If We Won. Answers vary but all are positive scenarios. After all, have…

Harvey Was Right

We will hear from Harvey in short order. First let’s talk abundance, scarcity, and your growth. We can agree that abundance means more than enough (good) and scarcity means not enough (bad). An awareness of both affects the choices we make and how we conduct ourselves—often without realizing it. For apples to apples sake, let’s take business…