Leadership

21.10.2014 Leadership

Those Aren’t Good Warning Signs.

Life is full of warning signs. Slow down. Road work ahead. Low balance notification. Gas tank on empty. You get alerts when you need to exercise more, when there is a dangerous virus on your computer, and when you’re running out of driving time to get to your next business meeting. Those warning signs keep you Read More 

20.10.2014 Attitude | Extreme Behavior | Fear | Leadership

The Lies That Are Making You Lose.

If you’ve heard it once, you’ve heard it a thousand times. From business, to sports, to politics, relationships, money, and success — “fake it until you make it.” Pretend like you’re already there, and you’ll eventually get there. Spend like you’re a champion, and you’ll end up wealthy enough to be a champion. It’s all Read More 

8.10.2014 Attitude | Extreme Behavior | Fear | Leadership

It’s Really Just You Quitting.

If you expect to lose, you probably will. You don’t need to lose. You shouldn’t lose. You’re not supposed to lose. You definitely don’t deserve to lose. But you will lose. Because you aren’t expecting anything else. Your low expectations are crushing your chances to do something epic. And the truth is that the only Read More 

29.9.2014 Attitude | Extreme Behavior | Leadership | Pain

What Then?

It’s easy to be average. It’s even easier to be slightly better than average. But being better than someone else out there isn’t the same as being better than everyone else who ever existed. That’s the difference between greatness and just being ordinary. The truth is that you’re already better than someone else out there. You’re already Read More 

18.9.2014 Attitude | Extreme Behavior | Fear | Leadership | Pain

You Never Wanted It Bad Enough.

If you don’t need to be successful, you probably won’t be. That’s the hard truth about getting where you want to be. You have to want it. Bad. You have to need it. Bad. It has to be an obsession. A blinding focus. It can’t be optional. It can’t be a “nice to have”. It’s Read More 

10.9.2014 Attitude | Leadership

Stop It All.

Sometimes to go fast you need to stop — and go slow. Creativity comes from the quietness of observation. Inspiration comes from noticing what could be done better. So much of getting successful results is being deliberate about noticing the small parts of life that easily getting overlooked in the stressfulness of everyday life. That’s the Read More