“I can't change the direction of the wind, but I can adjust my sails to always reach my destination.” --- Jimmy Dean

Determine Your True Goals

Realize what you really want. It stops you from chasing butterflies and puts you to work digging gold. 1. Write down your three most important goals in life right now. 2. What are your three most pressing problems or worries right now? 3. If you won a million ...

Do Something Every Day

Success is more likely if we work diligently on our goals every day. 1. Resolve today to pick up the pace in your life. Move faster from task to task. Walk quickly. Develop a higher tempo of activity. 2. Imagine you were going away tomorrow for a month and you had ...

Envy - no!

Celebrating Another’s Success: An Antidote To Envy

"Always remember that envy gives the strength to excel!" These were my aunt's parting remarks during the summer of 1986, as I boarded a train back to my hometown just before the start of a new school year. Even as a third grader, those words left a lasting impact on my ...

Inquiring Leader

The term “inquiring leader” refers to leaders at any level who are self-aware, curious, solution-oriented, and value asking questions as a core leadership skill. In general, the model and concept of inquiring leadership is meant to complement, supplement, enrich, ...

Who you are? (Overcome the Obstacles in Your Mind)

This is a part of an article I got from my friend Marshall Goldsmith, a famous executive coach: One of our greatest challenges in changing behavior can be our self-limiting definitions of who we are. We send messages to ourselves like: "I just can't speak in front of ...