Everything I failed at in 2014!

Jan 14, 2015

Everything I failed at 2014

It’s 2015!

Just in case you haven’t heard…

As most of you may know, I am subscribed to quite a few self improvement, entrepreneurial, life hacking, habit forming, better you, better world email lists. Over the last 3 weeks I’ve been bombarded with countless emails from leading experts and industry gurus reflecting on what they were able to accomplish in 2014.
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The Path Versus the Destination

Dec 8, 2014

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In my last article, I discussed the problem that everyone seems to struggle with in working towards their goals: maintaining motivation. I focused on the importance of remembering your ‘why?’ and focusing on the bigger picture.

I want to keep with that general topic, because maintaining your motivation is such a persistent problem that it warrants a multi-faceted approach to its solution.
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How Bad Do You Really Want It?

Oct 4, 2014

I recently received an email from one of my readers expressing his concern over being continuously passed over for promotion. He wrote:

As for me, I’m a grown man who has been stuck in middle management for over ten years now between a few different companies. I have met the requirements for promotion but I’m always passed up. I know my job very well and I know the job of my promotion very well. I have trained people who got promoted before me. I now know that hard work, dedication, loyalty, and a host of other tiresome clichés don’t matter all that much. I’m so passed the “self-motivated” quotes.”

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Taking Chances

Jul 19, 2014

Taking chances, road less traveledIn this life, we have a choice; taking the safe route, that is more clearly defined and has fewer obstacles, or taking a chance and taking the road that is less traveled. This road is not paved. It has grooves and ruts and debris. Sometimes it gets very thin and its hard to tell how to continue. Sometimes it gets rained out and you can’t see the road at all and have to move forward on instinct. Continue Reading

Acting Is Your Decision

May 30, 2014

The most difficult thing is the decision to act, the rest is merely tenacity. –Amelia Earhart

Writing the first sentence.

Making the first phone call.

Taking the first step.
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Do You Believe What’s Not True?

Mar 18, 2014

Do you believe what’s not true? No? Well, maybe you should…..

So, I’m on many different fellow marketers and entrepreneurs lists, and I happened to receive an email from a smart man by the name of Mark Manson. He sent me a message for which he spoke on a concept I’ve tried to explain to others, which he’s so eloquently coined:  Continue Reading

Thoughts From A Train Ride – Entrepreneurship

Mar 7, 2014

So, I’m currently on the train heading to my stop in Glendale. One of my good college friends is picking me up and we plan to have an “epic weekend”.

If opportunity doesn't knockI’ve been actively working to bring to fruition all these great ideas I have that can help anyone and everyone who’s interested in achieving more than just their current situation. Continue Reading