The Voice on NBC features blind auditions. This is supposedly waaaaaay better than sight auditions where a person’s attractiveness, or lack of, could cause their vocals to take on a different quality to the listener. It’s crazy how the eyes can override the ears like that. Coaches on sight audition programs like America Idol have […]
I intended to go to the gym this morning. But… I worked out a couple of days ago and I am pretty sure I felt some residual soreness. Some lingering lactic acid. No, it has nothing to do with aging and the lessening of my superhuman recovery. I intended to write a book. Actually books. […]
Where I am + ____________ = Where I want to be. That’s the way we process. Very succinct. Linear. Point A to Point B. Straight line and no interruptions. When you set a goal your mind sees the beginning. A successful end. And smooth going in between. However, that ________________ holds smooth sailing AND crashing […]
Originally the “hustle” was a dance in the 1970’s. (Whew! Just a sliver before my time.) Then hustle meant to make money doing something a little bit shady. I guess hustle can still mean both of those, but today it’s more focused on getting after it. Crushing it. Grant Cardone talks about working your Hustle […]
It’s day 7! We’re still so close to January 1, we can still touch it. Maybe even taste it if you had enough bacon. But before long, we’ll cross the threshold. The New Year will simply become 2014. Yes, it’s even dangerous here on day seven because by now we’ve reentered “reality.” And if we […]
Since January 1, I’ve been writing at least 500 words a day. And let me make this clear… I. Do. Not. Like. Writing. I like talking. It’s easier for me. Funner. (See? When I said “funner,” Autocorrect put a red line under it to condemn me. It’s not a word. But it is waaaaaaaaaaay better […]
Stop talking. Start doing.
We looooooooove to talk about what we are GOING to do.
“I’m going to learn Spanish.”
“I’m going to hit the gym and…
Success is your duty, responsibility and obligation.
Average never yields anything more than average and usually much less. Average thinking and actions will only guarantee you misery, uncertainty and failure.
Tell me, what do you do after a win of any kind? You probably celebrate, right? That’s great. But if you want to rack up even more wins in your future, then you also need to take a moment and analyze your successes. Of course this goes for your failures too. You can’t just shrug […]
To lead a successful life, career, or business, you need only three things: 1. A crystal clear understanding of WHAT you want to achieve. 2. A passionate desire and burning WHY that inspires massive action. 3. A plan of action which points to HOW success will be achieved and when. The problem however is that […]