“All self-made multimillionaires create their wealth by a carefully orchestrated process. They have and use the entire formula. Despite what you may have read or heard, wealth is not an event. ” - MJ DeMarco, The Millionaire Fastlane Making money, … [Read more...] about There Are No Shortcuts – Making Money is a Process, Not an Event
One of the key traits of successful people is having a growth mindset. Lots has been written about the importance of having a growth mindset and maybe I’ll write something more about it in the future. But not today. I find that so many times it … [Read more...] about Is Closed-Mindedness Unconsciously Sabotaging Your Success? – Ray Dalio’s 7 Signs of a Closed-Minded Person
My suggestion is, whenever possible, ask yourself: What’s the smallest possible footprint I can get away with? What is the smallest possible project that is worth my time? What is the smallest group of people who I could make a difference for, or to? … [Read more...] about To Create Something Something Great, Start Extremely Small – Seth Godin’s Advice to You if You’re Just Starting Out
Benjamin Disraeli once famously said: Man is not the creature of circumstances; circumstances are the creatures of men. It's the difference between being a passive victim/passenger in life versus being proactive and focusing committed action … [Read more...] about So Life’s Not Fair – But What Are You Going to do About It?
First let me apologize for the tongue twister of a title. I was trying to do my best if-Yoda-was-a-blogger impersonation ;-) How did I do? Nailed it? I thought so. Anyway...I think we can all agree, Yoda is a pretty wise fella. Between … [Read more...] about The Backwards Brain Bicycle – 5 Reasons Why Yoda Was Correct – You Must Unlearn What You Have Learned in Order to Truly Learn
Failure is part of life. To be human is to constantly fail and pick yourself up. Some people cannot accept this and so they figure that if they do not even start, they have no chance to fail. This is still a form of failure, known as failure by … [Read more...] about Failing is Just Another Name for Learning and Growing – 5 Timeless Lessons from 5 Legends
So it’s been a long long day at work… You find your job is still as unfulfilling as ever. You leave the office and now have to contend with an uncomfortable and congested commute home. You get home and what's the first thing that's on your … [Read more...] about Want to Escape the Cubicle Nation? – Here’s the Most Important Habit for People With Day Jobs