June 10, 2014Focus On The Possible
One of the greatest -- and most overlooked -- ability of the best and most successful leaders of any age is their natural tendency to always see what is possible in front of them. We'll focus on that subject today in Success Tips.
These leaders do not wear rose-colored glasses. They are concerned and obsessed with what CAN be accomplished in any given situation (regardless of that situation), or when handed any set of circumstances. They find the way to set things on the proper path.
These leaders are never worried about what might slow them down in the process. The ability to maintain the vision through turbulent times and see the recovery was a theme we talked about a lot back in the darkest days of the great recession. You may recall several guest columnists also talking about this subject.
May 27, 2014Your 30-Year Plan
What is the value of planning long-term? Thirty years isn't that long ... especially as life expectancy increases, each person will have THREE 30-year periods in life. If you have lived 20 years, you are still trying to learn how things work. If you have lived more ...
April 29, 2014Break Out, Break Through
The way to success is to break out ... and break through. It's a two-part set of actions --and today, we explain them both on Success Tips. THE PROFIT BREAKS OUT My favorite TV show is called "The Profit" starring CEO and entrepreneur Marcus Lemonis. On the show, ...
April 8, 2014The Time Is Now
There is no time like the present. The time is NOW to pump up your career, your success, your life. This week in Success Tips, we talk about precious time -- and what you plan to do with it. TIME: THE CLOCK OF SUCCESS Next year is going to go by whether you decide to ...
April 1, 2014Be Great ... Create!
At your birth, you were given the most amazing thing - and it was free of charge. A gold mine between your ears. I have worked with many folks who have used this tool to their benefit, and to the benefit of those around them. I have also watched as folks used very ...
March 18, 2014Walk The Plank
Let's say you had, on the ground, a 20-foot-long wooden plank that is six inches wide and four inches thick. This plank could be laying on any surface - on the grass, on the asphalt, or on a sandy beach. PLANK PLIGHT Here's the question: Could you step up onto, and ...
February 25, 2014Expand Your Focus
The saying is, "What you focus on, expands." We'll look at ways to accomplish a greater focus in Success Tips this week! THE UNIVERSAL LAW OF EXPANSION One of the most basic laws in the world of achievement is "What you focus on, expands." What this means is that once ...
February 11, 2014On Lemons, Lemonade ... And Growing an Orchard
By Success Tips Guest Columnist Scott Kosak My friend Scott Kosak was recently a "Radio victim" of change. Or was he? Read his powerful success story and his refusal to play the victim role by seizing his future. Scott turns lemons not only into lemonade, but into ...
January 21, 2014External Forces For 2014
It's the new year, and once again time for us to step back, take stock of where we are, and achieve our greatest goals! Received an e-mail the other day from a friend who was looking for work. He was fed up with where he was for a list of reasons. He described his ...
November 20, 2013Constructive Lessons
We are having our suite remodeled, and with that project comes the construction phase that accompanies every rebuild. In this case, we are rearranging space and offices to make the floor better suit our needs. It is interesting how all of the construction ties closely ...