It’s Time To Be a Good Quitter

Has anybody ever said to you, “it’s good to be a quitter?” Probably Not. That’s why it’s so important today that you pay attention today. Being a good quitter isn’t an excuse. It should never be an option for making things easier. Instead, quitting is a wise choice. You choose to quit when your progress […]

Stand Up, Take a Step, Repeat Recipe

It’s the world’s most straightforward recipe for success: Stand up, take a step, REPEAT!   A member wrote asking how to use such simple advice best: 1) Stop whatever you are doing. Find a place where nobody will interrupt you for at least 5 minutes. 2) Focus on YOU. 3) Ask, “How is my life […]

How To Create More Time

Wouldn’t it be great if you could create more time in your day without giving anything up?   The secret is how you prioritize the projects that are already on your plate.  That requires a simple understanding: 1) Working on multiple products simultaneously only delays completing all the projects. 2) When you complete a product, […]

Happier No Matter What

Would you like to be happy every day of the week? Maybe it’s time to start thinking like a happy person. There’s no magic to being happier. Rose-colored glasses are not required. Just start looking at your day-to-day life the way a happy person does. Give this a try: 1) Accept that merely being alive means […]

Characteristics of Success

Could you find a mentor to help you along the way? Every mentor I’ve ever had has validated that I possessed three characteristics for success.   Would you pass their test? 1) Do you have a burning desire to achieve your goal? 2) Are you open to learning and ready to embrace the wisdom and […]

What’s Your Life Vision?

Do you have an image of what you would like your life to be – except when life gets in the way? There’s no doubt that daily life events have a funny way of distracting us from reaching goals. It’s just too easy to put them on the back burner. That’s why you need to […]

Stoic Philosophy Rules That Apply Today

In 300 BC, political life was driving people crazy. To calm the masses, several schools of philosophy popped up. Stoicism was one of them. Many of its teachings resonate today. 1) The mind is your power. It is not an outside event.  2) Time is your most precious resource. There is no time for regrets. […]

Every Day is a Do-Over Day

Is it me, or does living life these days make you feel like Bill Murray in the movie, Groundhog Day?  When it comes to working toward goals, that can be a tremendous asset. It’s also something that will break you free when things don’t feel like they are going your way. Everybody has ups and […]

Transformational Stages

Is there something you would like to transform about your life? These days you are not alone. Stop smoking, lose weight, get a better job – or another job? Transformation always follows the same predictable stages: Stage 1: Pre-contemplation. This stage appears when an idea pops into your head for the first time. Stage 2: […]

Three Step Productivity

Not a day goes by when somebody doesn’t ask me how to manage their time and be more productive. I wanted to share my simple, non-AI approach to getting things done. It’s crucial to understand that productivity systems are not one-size-fits-all. They should be tailored to your unique needs and goals, which can evolve with […]