Fast, Cheap, or Quality Pt. 1

You can have it Fast. You can have it Cheap. You can have it Quality. You can pick two. You know the old saying. With each of us in our own business spheres, I believe the old saying is new again. If you request it: Fast + Quality = You are saying you have a large...
Self-Concept Limitations

Self-Concept Limitations

Everything depends upon your concept of self. That which you do not claim is true of yourself cannot be realized by you. Self-Concept Limitations Are Based on How You Feel About You It sucks, but it is really true that you are your biggest obstacle. We inherit these...
How All Things Are Achieved

How All Things Are Achieved

Here is How All Things Are Achieved A clear, intense, intentional use of imagination. And, the calm, energized clarity of deep attentiveness. To build imagination filter the things going into your mind and spend time joyfully visualizing your desired outcomes. To...

The Ritual Is King

When you’re slogging return to ritual. Sometimes the work comes hard. Darn hard. Sometimes it is like slugging through hardening concrete. But at some point you had a ritual that worked. At some point you had a morning routine, a system, for getting up, getting...
Paradox of Good People

Paradox of Good People

It’s a funny paradox: you run into your type of people everywhere, but they are hard to find. On this client trip, I found a little enclave of “My kind of people”. When we lived in the Dominican Republic, we found out kind of people. You attract your...

The Value Season

Early on, it’s all about the flights. The rewards. The perks. Even if those are being measured just to inform you if you’re adding value. And, that’s alright, for a season. (So long as the motives are good.) But keep an eye open for the season when...

Practice Art from Kurt Vonnegut

Begin Practicing Art, Like, NOW I have loved Kurt Vonnegut’s writing¬†for some time. However, when I read this response, to a letter from a student at Xavier High School in 2006, my affection for this artist grew larger. Here is his advice for becoming your...

Why Tim’s Place Will Push You to Your Dream

Watch this 2 minute video and try not to be touched. I DARE you to not be moved by his passion. (Hint: watch for his LITERAL happy dance on the way to work.) Now, I challenge you to ask yourself: If Tim built his dream business, why haven’t I? How could I go out...

Lakeland Development, a Powerful Future for Lakeland

#Lakeland , the CRA Has a Tough Decision You Should Know About You NEED to check out this amazing project from #BroadwayRealEstateServices. Matt Clark, Jack Strollo, and the entire team are doing awesome things for our downtown. And, if you haven’t done so yet,...