Sometimes You Need a Fire Hose

Business is full of ups, downs, turns, and twists.  Sometimes the “fires” are burning and every ounce of energy you and your team has goes towards using the fire hose. There isn’t really any way to avoid the emergencies of business. No matter how...

How to Inspire and Lift Those Around You

Not all leaders use the same methods.  Some use carrots and incentives, which can work effectively. Some leaders use a dictatorship style; methods that are in your face and consequence driven.  This can be effective as well but does not cultivate loyalty. Inspiration...

What You Become is Much More Valuable Than What You Achieve

One of Dan Kennedy’s earliest mentors taught him that the path to become a millionaire was less about the money and more about the person you were compelled to become. Dan mentioned, as well, that you can’t long pursue that goal without learning and...

Rewards Don’t Always Come

Sometimes the person with the ground-breaking idea doesn’t get the credit.  Sometimes no one will thank you. Sometimes life gives you pain instead of pleasure.  Sometimes the promotion goes to the less qualified. Sometimes no one cares about your personal...

The Incubator of Greatness

Greatness is within you but it must be cultivated. It must be consistently nurtured. Surround yourself with books and people who elevate you. Charge your batteries with great ideas and people who not only aspire, but accomplish great things. Greatness doesn’t...