Category: #noexcuses2015

  • Don’t continue to be a fool

    Don’t continue to be a fool

    It is time to count.  Yep.  It is black and white.  It is not gray, it is not up for debate, it is not  up to interpretation. You have either made progress towards your goals or you haven’t.  Do you remember back in December, btw: it was only 12 weeks or so ago.  You made […]

  • Your excuses are old

    Your excuses are old

    What is on your should do list today?  Is it exercising for 30 minutes, reading a periodical that can help your career, calling the school to finish your degree that you just haven’t got around to yet, signing up for the training class, etc.? All of the above are things that you don’t have to […]

  • Get back on track

    Get back on track

    Today has been a great day!  For some reason at the end of 2014, I had a lot going on and I had nibbled away from some things that were really important and really make a difference in my life.  Did you catch my excuse?  I did, #noexcuses2015 This morning I had a chance to […]

  • Sure it is uncomfortable, its new

    Sure it is uncomfortable, its new

    Are you willing to give up the comfort that you know to get the life that you want?  This is a question that we all must ask ourselves. It is uncomfortable to work all day or all night and then go to school. It is uncomfortable to implement an exercise routine when you have never […]

  • Keeping AVERAGE away today

    Keeping AVERAGE away today

    In a world where average is the norm and pretty much everyone you come across is pretty much average. I thought today would be a good day to discuss some ways that I plan on keeping the average away today.  Average is easy, Average doesn’t take much effort, Average well, is just average and nobody […]

  • It’s a miracle

    It’s a miracle

    In my business I have a chance to talk to a lot of people about their career and their goals.  Many of these people are incredibly talented and work extremely hard.  What I have found is that most of these people do set goals and some of them even write them down. But the difference […]

  • Create your own Blue Ocean

    Create your own Blue Ocean

    As we wrap up 2014 and shift our focus to 2015. I have already been thinking about what I plan on accomplishing and what I plan on not accomplishing next year.  I recently read the book Blue Ocean Strategy; How to create uncontested market space and make the competition irrelevant.  The book gives a playbook […]

  • The three C’s of decisions

    The three C’s of decisions

    Today and everyday you have an opportunity for greatness.  How do we get to greatness?  You have one of three decisions to make.  They are: Chance:  The possibility of something happening.  Which means you are just sitting around waiting for something to happen.  Maybe it will happen maybe it wont. Sometimes chance can be a […]

  • Making payments

    Making payments

    This weekend I have the fortunate opportunity to be in Atlanta, GA participating in the Dale Carnegie Training Leadership Certification process.  I have been a leadership trainer for years.  The process to become certified (official, with a credential) requires me to attend a four-day training event that is conducted by the company to see if […]

  • #NOEXCUSES2015

    #NOEXCUSES2015

    I have decided that #noexcuses2015 will be the motto for me in the year 2015.  I think for the most part I try to live my life that way, however there are times and places where I allow the excuses to creep in as well. I recently conducted a survey with about 100 Sales Professionals. […]