Archive | October, 2014

Where Are Your Dreams Taking You?

If you want to be creative in your company, your career, your life, all it takes is one easy step…the extra one.  When you encounter a familiar plan, you must ask one question:  “What else could we do?” -Dale Dauten Taking action whether it is writing a book, losing weight, starting a business, or training […]

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When Do You Look To Go The Extra Mile?

Does the title of this post sound like there should be the  music of  Mission Impossible playing in the background? This may seem like a heavy weight on your back to consider all the other things that need to be done in your day.  No one really likes to be forced to carry anything any […]

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Does Maturity Come With Age Or Responsibility?

Have you ever noticed how so many people only admit their wrong when they’re forced to?  We  prefer, instead, to let someone else take ownership for a problem because that gets us off the hook. Our best tool for doing just that is blame.  We can blame the problem on something or someone rather than […]

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Who Wants To Be Content With Mediocrity?

Whatever course you decide upon, there is always someone to tell you that you are wrong.  There are always difficulties arising which tempt you to believe that your critics are right.  To map out a course of action and follow it to an end requires…courage. -Ralph Waldo Emerson To make the difference from mediocrity to […]

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Exactly What Is A Challenge?

If you are naturally inclined to engage in a competition when faced with a challenge, count yourself among the minority.  It’s not the natural first impulse for most of us.  Why?  Because it is a lot easier to give up, give in, and not even give possibility a fighting chance. When you embrace a challenge, […]

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