Category: behavior

  • The three people in your life you can’t spend too much time with

    The three people in your life you can’t spend too much time with

    Here is the reality of life, most of us are getting our advice from the people closest to us. When we are born we are born in to a family good or bad, and the things we see and are exposed to influence how we make decisions and how we interpret things. I don’t want […]

  • Lifestyle Creep and why I do these three things first

    Lifestyle Creep and why I do these three things first

    I can remember standing outside the shop door talking with the president of the company. I didn’t report directly to him because he was now overseeing a different part of the business. But from time to time I would join him and the lead engineer outside and talk to them while they got their nicotine […]

  • The Comfort Crisis, Embrace Discomfort to Reclaim your Wild, Happy, Healthy Self,

    The Comfort Crisis, Embrace Discomfort to Reclaim your Wild, Happy, Healthy Self,

    I read a lot of books each year. On average around 40 or so for the last decade. To some people that isn’t a lot, but to 99% of the rest of the world, it is a massive amount. Out of those 40 books each year, I would guess about two-three will actually be compiling […]

  • Why your decision making is keeping you stuck

    Why your decision making is keeping you stuck

    Several years ago, I read the best book I have ever read on human decision making and the two type of decisions we make. One of the decision making types really doesn’t do much for you other than it helps you get through your day. The other type of decision is one that actually moves […]

  • Show up

    Show up

    Success in life really comes down to these two words:  Show up.   There is nothing magical or hard about it.  When you show up good things will eventually happen. When you show up you are keeping the commitment that you made to yourself.  This one thing alone is just as important as the showing […]

  • Why closing these Gap’s are vital to your life and success.

    Why closing these Gap’s are vital to your life and success.

    If you had to sum up life it could really be summed up in one sentence. You spend most of your life trying to close the GAPs in the most important areas of your life. The GAP between what you might be asking.  The GAP between you and everything you want out of your life […]

  • How I set a goal to find my wife.

    How I set a goal to find my wife.

    I talk to lots of people all of the time that tell me they are just not getting what they want in their life.  It could be a certain career, better children, more money, investments, relationships, health and fitness, etc.  You name it and I have heard it. I have been there myself many times. […]

  • This one change could increase your teams productivity by 32 percent!

    This one change could increase your teams productivity by 32 percent!

    I speak to many leaders and owners of companies that tell me projects are not getting completed as quickly as they should.  It could be a variety of different things that are slowing them down.  Things such as lack of communication, ego, no sense of urgency, to just having the wrong people on the team. […]

  • The real reason why the Cincinnati Bengals decided to retain Marvin Lewis.

    The real reason why the Cincinnati Bengals decided to retain Marvin Lewis.

    I talk about a lot of different concepts, ideas, and pretty much, you name it here on my blog.  But more specifically, I usually try to invoke a thought or an idea with my readers based on something that is on my mind.  Also, I love to write about goal setting, marketing, sales, leadership, management, […]

  • Two reasons why credit cards are the devil and it has nothing to do with interest rates.

    Two reasons why credit cards are the devil and it has nothing to do with interest rates.

    Lets face it, you and I both have made purchases before on a credit card that we would later regret. It could  have been the steak dinner or the night out on the town.  If you haven’t, well good for you.  You are smarter than most. This time of the year many people may have […]