Rock The Boat
You don’t have to be a sailor or even like the water to get my analogy here, I just love the concept. One of the major contributors to organizations not achieving their full growth and profit agendas is simply because many employees just continue to go along with policies, procedures, products and services that have lost their relevance in today’s world or for some reason they are no longer working.Resilient Insights From A Turkey Trot
Ever wanted to quit something even when your goal is important to you? Learn how you can keep your goals in sight with these simple resiliency lessons.The Most Dangerous Word in The English Language
What’s the most dangerous word in the English language? Care to guess? OK, I’ll give a few clues; everyone uses it from once a day to several times, it contributes to disappointment, stress and it’s harmful for relationships and careers, it’s a cause of distraction and a lack of focus, it negatively impacts success and happiness. Got a clue yet? One more clue – when people use it they seldom consider its consequences. There yet?Are You Awake?
In one of my favorite books, Wake-Up Calls by Eric Allenbaugh – he discusses a simple yet vital life aspect and that is simply paying attention to each of the lessons life is trying to teach us moment by moment and day by day so we can avoid the larger negative consequences that can occur later when and if we ignore these often subtle and little details and messages. What is a wake-up call (as Eric explains) and how can we learn from them? Our outside an inside world constantly send us signals – some are…The Necessity of Discomfort
Comfort is overrated. Feeling like we know what’s coming next, that we can do it easily – it’s enough to put you to sleep after a while. Where is the challenge? Where is the excitement? Where is the joy?Got A Pandora’s Box In Your Life
I’m sure you have heard about Pandora’s Box but do you know its origin? Or more importantly do you have one in your life that is having a negative impact on you, your loved ones and your life?The Iceberg Effect
It’s common knowledge that only 1/10 of an iceberg is above the surface. The question remains how big is the 9/10’s and what are its characteristics and how does this portion contribute to or create what lies above the surface. I want to use this analogy when we consider our life with all of its complexity including; attitudes, beliefs, behavior, decisions and mindsets. As we discuss these in more detail keep the iceberg picture in your mind.7 Success Statements You Need Everyday
There are countless books and articles that have been written about success and many of them tell the reader about the key ingredients that are necessary to experience some level or measure of success. In order for self-help information to work it has to be internalized. This requires taking abstract statements and turning them into concrete plans. Even affirmations become ineffective when they are stated without any sense of connection or meaning. But there is another alternative and it involves making daily statements that can develop a mindset leading to success based upon whatever qualities or elements you’ve established are necessary to experience a sense of accomplishment.Accept Yourself and Be Happy
Many people have low self-esteem. It’s hard to be happy with oneself sometimes. However, finding great qualities about oneself could help them be happier and live a more productive life.The Cure For Boredom
Life can get routine, mundane and flat out boring at times. Some use that as an excuse, while others use it as a challenge. Which do you do? Which will give you the results you want?The Peril Of Assumptions
To assume – to accept that something is true without checking or confirming it. Ever done it? Come on… you do it every day sometimes consciously and more frequently unconsciously. When you make any assumption sooner or later you set yourself up for disappointment, frustration, guilt, resentment and even anger – none of which are emotionally healthy and when you feel these emotions you will almost always project them toward others or your circumstances in some way. Why do we assume?How To Prioritize Work: Five Techniques
Every day when you wake up, work greets you. There is no greater pleasure than waking up at dawn and thanking God for all the things you could do. Get motivated with faith and purpose in your work to help your progress.Had A Miracle In Your Life Today
Miracles – some people believe in them, others don’t and many people never give them a second thought. But I will guarantee during your life today you will experience many of them whether you believe in them or not.