Category: Napoleon Hill

  • I’ll take a 7 and 7, but hold the second seven

    I’ll take a 7 and 7, but hold the second seven

    I was reading this morning some of my notes from a book that I have read and that I suggest you read as well, if you have time.  Or you can shoot me an email and I can send you some notes.  I will be posting a book summary on my website thebrianwillett.com  in the next […]

  • Head Games

    Head Games

    Accomplishing new goals and goals in general really is a mindset thing.  For you to accomplish a goal it requires you to first set a goal.  (this is where most people fail)  They never set a goal.  (Shoot me an email if you would like a copy of my goal setting program) Once you set […]

  • How do you realize your dream?

    How do you realize your dream?

    What are your dreams and wishes?  How do you turn those into some goals.  Goals and dreams are different.  Goals have a deadline and an action plan.  Turn your dreams into reality by following the process below Decide what you want. Make commitment to that goal and write it down. (You must write it down) […]

  • Why not think rich

    Why not think rich

    If you have never heard of the classic business book that is on everyones list as the top business book of all times, here is your introduction to it.  Think and Grow Rich was written by Napoleon Hill.  It is a great read and has a lot of great advice in it.  Even though this […]

  • My last 5 book summaries twitter style

    My last 5 book summaries twitter style

    Title: The Wisdom of Andrew Carnegie as told to Napoleon Hill; author Napoleon Hill Having a definite purpose in life and pursuing that purpose with self-discipline and hardwork.  The best BOOK for Success I have ever read Title: Early Rising; author Benjamin Franklin Early to bed, early to rise, will make a man healthy, wealthy, […]

  • Reading the books of dead people

    Reading the books of dead people

    An author and well know personality in the world of Sales Training and Personal Development (Jeffrey Gitomer) suggested that his followers read more books from authors who are dead.   So this year, I have done just that.  What Jeffrey Gitomer is suggesting is there is a lot of great information, thoughts, processes, and suggestions […]

  • Self Discipline

    Self Discipline

    Andrew Carnegie stated that the greatest and the most essential ingredient to success is Self Discipline. Self discipline is complete control over ones mind which in turn complete control over their actions. I don’t know about you, but sometimes my self-discipline is absent.  I allow life or circumstances to get in my way. Mr. Carnegie […]

  • Motives are the beginning of all desires

    Motives are the beginning of all desires

    Dr. Napoleon Hill asked Mr. Andrew Carnegie:  Was your major motive to make money? Mr. Carnegie replied with: NO, my major motive always has been that of making men more useful to themselves and to others. What a worthwhile motive Mr. Carnegie had.  With inflation factored in, Mr. Carnegie hits the list as one of […]

  • Definiteness of Purpose

    Definiteness of Purpose

    I have read the famed “Think and Grow Rich” by Napoleon Hill.  I am currently reading “The Wisdom of Andrew Carnegie as Told To Napoleon Hill.”  The 17 principles outlined in this masterpiece is actually the original conversation that Dr. Hill and Mr. Carnegie had, prior to the 20 years of research that Dr. Hill […]