Are you familiar with the story of Mary McLeod Bethune? I first learned about her from popular motivational speaker, Les Brown. But I only recently found out some other things about her that I didn't know in the book "The Ultimate Competitive Advantage - Why Your People Make All the Difference and the 6 Practices … Continue reading “In my mind and in my soul…”
What makes a great performance great? Have you ever been told that you hold so much promise? That you have a lot of potential? When you hear that, how do you feel? In my own life I was tired of hearing it because nothing seemed to change as the days and subsequent years sailed by. … Continue reading Talent and Promise Won’t Get You Results Without This…
Just under a week ago, I came across a quote by Melody Beattie that got me thinking about what really happens in that space between what we say we want and what actually happens. But first, here’s that quote: Do not ask for love unless you're ready to be healed enough to give and receive … Continue reading Are You Ready to Conquer the Behaviours that Sabotage your Success?
I'm beginning to understand what I have heard countless wise individuals share in articles and talks...that you should never wait on inspiration or motivation...that you should just begin. I wrote a couple days ago about the ten minute hack which you can read here but he was talking about at the start of the day, when … Continue reading When You Feel As if There’s Nothing Left…There’s More
With headlines like “From Zero to $1 Billion in Two Years” describing what happened to Instagram and “They did it! YouTube Bought by Google for $1.65 Billion in Less than Two Years” it’s no wonder that we’re seduced and romanced into thinking about what it would be like in our own lives to go from … Continue reading Overnight Success REALLY Doesn’t Happen Overnight
I don't mind we practice the cultures that come from a foreign land But we have our own thing right here That needs even more attention...oh yeah, oh yeah, oh yeah! That's exactly how I felt after I saw Wayne John's "His Story" and "Kill with Kindness" at Movie Towne, Tobago last Saturday morning. My friend … Continue reading Wayne John inspiration…
As published in my column - Business Newsday Thursday, March 3 2011 In this fast paced world, boredom is prevalent. So much to do, so much to see – what’s next? We are never totally anywhere. We’re at the art gallery but in our heads we are already having dinner while another part of us … Continue reading The missing ingredient in the success sauce