24.11.2014 Attitude | Leadership

Losers Apologize Slowly.

I love me some Uber.  It’s actually rather genius — with a push of a button on my smartphone I can summon a black car to my exact location. No need to stand on the corner of the street and flag down a taxi while competing against a dozen other busy executives. No need to Read More 

20.11.2014 Attitude | Fear | Leadership

The Only Thing You Can’t Do.

The only thing you can’t do is what you’re not willing to do. The only thing you can’t achieve is the thing you’re not willing to get started on right now. The only thing holding you back from success and greatness and grandeur is your willingness to do what is hard and messy and uncomfortable. That’s the Read More 

19.11.2014 Fear | Leadership | Pain

Being Frustrated Might Be A Good Sign.

Being an artist demands emotional courage. A lot of it. Whether you are painting a picture developing a new sales plan or just trying to figure out what color to paint your child’s bedroom, figuring out what you want to do can be a hard decision to make — especially if you have a few choices that Read More 

17.11.2014 Business | Leadership

The Best Business Strategy Looks Stupid And Boring.

One of the hidden truths behind successful people is that they rarely “start” doing anything. They just keep doing the same unsexy things they’ve already been doing. They don’t run after flashy new trends or trade hard work for the false promise of “getting rich quick while they sleep.” Successful people understand that slow and steady progress always Read More 

11.11.2014 Attitude | Extreme Behavior | Leadership

Why Can’t You Too?

Solving many of the frustrating challenges of being successful in lifes comes down to answering one inspired question: “If they can do it, why can’t you?” If they can be driven, work hard, and achieve success, then why can’t you? If they can watch what they spend, save money, and invest — even on a meager Read More 

10.11.2014 Business | Leadership

Let The One Who Got Away Go Away.

Losing flat out stinks. Whether you are playing cards, chasing a beautiful woman, or trying to close an impossible business deal — being rejected is disappointing, frustrating, and completely maddening all the same time. And if you’re even half a fighter, you’re natural reaction is to dig in your heels and fight back. Fight to win. That’s a Read More