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Overcoming Obstacles And Constraints

Think within the box, just change the shape of it.

Are Obstacles & Constraints Really Problems?

You’ve probably heard the saying before that overcoming obstacles and constraints is merely opportunity for growth. While I can’t say I always have, at this point in my life I do agree whole-heartedly. Even still, I decided to do some searching on the internet.

So, I started where . . . → Read More: Overcoming Obstacles And Constraints

Motivational Quotes Can Inspire Action


Restarting With Just One Revolution

I’ve been thinking about reviving this blog for a while now.  Yes, even professional coaches procrastinate, stumble and get blocked at times. (That’s just one reason that I firmly believe any one can benefit from professional coaching, no matter how successful or accomplished you are. But, I digress…that’s a topic . . . → Read More: Motivational Quotes Can Inspire Action

Looking Back...Where Does It Take You?


Recently there was a graphic circulating on Facebook that I posted on my Facebook business page. (While you’re there, why not click LIKE. I’d love to have you join in the dialogue there, as well as here.) It was simple and to the point.

“Don’t look back, you’re not going that way.”

As a . . . → Read More: Looking Back…Where Does It Take You?

It's Called 'Your Life' For A Reason


“Your time on this earth is limited, don’t live someone else’s life, live by your vision.” ~ Steve Jobs

Unless you’re living under a rock, chances are you’ve heard that Steve Jobs, co-founder of Apple Computers, passed away this week after a long and courageous battle with cancer. The above . . . → Read More: It’s Called ‘Your Life’ For A Reason

Defining Perfection


Why Are You Waiting?

While watching the news this morning, I saw a commercial for a local jeweler promoting how easy, and profitable, it is to sell your gold to them. It started with, “I don’t know why I waited so long…”

I’ve talked and written about perfection before, even asking that very question, . . . → Read More: Defining Perfection

Less Structured. More Productive.


Merriam-Webster’s Online Dictionary defines structure as something arranged in a definite pattern or organization; something that is constructed.

Applying that to our lives, structures are the systems we use to move through the day efficiently-both professionally and personally. Structures help to form habits that can serve us well as we strive to increase productivity. . . . → Read More: Less Structured. More Productive.

What Are You Really Saying When You Multitask?


Personal branding is not new, but there’s definitely buzz around the concept of your personal brand? Imagine a bicycle wheel for a second. The wheel is you, your personal brand. At the center of the wheel is the hub. The rim of the wheel is connected to the hub by spokes. The wheel is only . . . → Read More: What Are You Really Saying When You Multitask?

Are Your Facts Supporting You?

Seth Godin quote about The Facts

What kind of stories do you tell yourself? Are they supporting you?  On what  facts…what “truths” are your stories based? Recently, Seth Godin hit the mark with his post, The facts. Toward the end of it Seth says, “Your position on just about everything. . . [is] almost certainly based on the story you . . . → Read More: Are Your Facts Supporting You?

What Does Waiting Get You?

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Waiting For Perfection?

Seriously, what does it get you? I was reminded of this reading a recent post by Jonathan Fields entitled Make More Bad Stuff. Like most of what Jonathan writes, the title alone was enough to draw me in. But, once I started reading, it went in a very different direction than . . . → Read More: What Does Waiting Get You?

10 Motivational Quotes To Inspire Action


It’s no secret that I am a fan of both motivational quotes and bicycles. So, when compiling this list of 10 motivational quotes that often inspire me in to taking action, it should be no surprise that the first one applies life lessons learned from a bicycle.

As you read these, please keep this . . . → Read More: 10 Motivational Quotes To Inspire Action