The Truth about Focus

We spend so much time searching for the secret that will change our lives forever. We read book after book. We download resource after resource. We refine our vision and purpose, over and over again. This is a cycle. My advice is always the same. Avoid the pronouns and dig into the specifics. Identify your […]

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Capable of Success

Success maybe more about being capable of the vision than simply achieving it. Sometimes, we focus on the end goal, and bypass the knowledge and skill set that make you able to achieve the success that you have envisioned. Success is the byproduct of commitment and hard work. It is defined at the personal level; […]

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Comfort and Safety

If it feels comfortable and safe go further. Move to the edge of your efforts. Pour everything into your growth, your vision, your journey to great things. Everything else is just the warm-up. Get going and do not look back.

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Changes

Change your grip on your world. Change the points where you’re holding onto negative experiences as your identity. Change your grasp of new knowledge and tech that can make your job easier. Change your routine if it’s not serving your purpose and liberating your spirit. The caveat is, your goal shouldn’t be change for change’s […]

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Commitment

Life’s better when you bet on yourself. Your soul, your work, and your art needs your confidence and unwavering commitment to excellence. I used to have a lot of trouble spelling the word commitment. I couldn’t figure out the exact number of M’s and T’s. One day, when I had enough, I took out a […]

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The Reward

Waiting for the perfect day to start your journey is waiting for a day that may never arrive. Your best option is to start the 5K while no one is watching. Start the book when it’s noisy and there is no opportunity for peace. Get going when the weather is cloudy and a there is […]

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Problem Solving

Successful people dig-in and solve their own problems. Whether it’s increasing your revenue stream or completing your literary masterpiece the time, effort, and energy you put in to complete your work is your most precious resource. Don’t waste your life (time x effort x energy) on fads or in a race to become an average […]

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Glossy

The drive to be as glossy as all of the other flashy artists and entrepreneurs puts you on pace to be the same as everyone else. If flashy is your game then move to that edge and follow the path of certainty. If remarkable and awesome is your goal. Dig-in, make a difference, and change […]

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Micro-Moments

There is a list of things that get in the way of our ability to focus. Whether it’s a ringing phone, our obsession with social media, or our habit of gaming every 10 minutes. There is usually an obstacle that we place in our way before diving into our work. Consider how these micro-moments take […]

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The Enemy

The challenge is not your enemy. Often, we avoid difficult situations because we wish to avoid feelings of insecurity and uncertainty. We firmly place ourselves in the throws of comfort which makes each day easier and easier. I remember the times when I stopped exercising and placed a hiatus on achieving greater and greater goals. […]

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