How to Be at Your Best when Life is at its Worst

Every adversity has the seed of an equivalent or greater benefit. Napoleon Hill repeats this phrase in every book he has written. “Look for the benefit…” he suggests. “So you’ve got a problem? That’s good!” How can a problem be a good thing? You might be asking this right now. How can my present challenge … Continue reading How to Be at Your Best when Life is at its Worst

Exposing the True Costs of Poor Judgment and Bad Behaviors

Do you have someone in your life, willing to have the hard conversations with you? Point out things that others are afraid to say aloud? I am really blessed to have a couple of those people in my life who point out when I am being biased, or too emotional or irrational. These friends pull … Continue reading Exposing the True Costs of Poor Judgment and Bad Behaviors

Existing in your Universe of Unrealized Potential is PAINFUL!

You have so much potential! Hated to hear people tell me this because HAVING potential and actually USING it are worlds apart. And when you're not using your potential YOU KNOW! Knowing that you're NOT using your full potential is one thing. DOING something about it is another. On my walk last evening, I was listening … Continue reading Existing in your Universe of Unrealized Potential is PAINFUL!

Excuses Are the Poison of Low Performance.

Get a degree, work hard, and success will automatically follow. This is the success map that we are all given. Has anyone noticed that it’s broken? Business Strategist, popular speaker and ultra-runner Dan Waldschmidt refuses to accept business as usual. He says that this success map represents a model that is a false promise and … Continue reading Excuses Are the Poison of Low Performance.

What if All That’s Missing Between You and Your Success is Effort?

Reading Dan Waldschmidt's Edgy Conversations and I really had to address just how much effort I was putting into those things that I SAY I want. We're the talking species. The "let me explain why..." species. The REASONING species. Yet could it just be that we have also become the LAZY species? With "ACME" instant … Continue reading What if All That’s Missing Between You and Your Success is Effort?

What Do You Do When You Have to Turn to Plan B?

“Do you remember the day you discovered your life wasn’t going to turn out quite the way you thought?” This is the first line of the chapter called REALITY in the book PLAN B by Pete Wilson. It got me thinking about all my plans for my life. It got me thinking about the plans … Continue reading What Do You Do When You Have to Turn to Plan B?