One of the hardest things for me to watch is when I see someone who is trapped in a prison of their own making, unwilling to take control of a situation or make a change. The most common and obvious example of this is someone who continues to work in a job or a particular [...]
I’m a big believer in coaching and mentoring. I have had a number of great coaches and mentors in my day. Some were people who simply helped me as a friend. Other times I hired professional coaches to help me with specific areas of life or business. If you have never looked into or thought [...]
Today’s post is day 74 of a 100 day motivational content challenge I’ve been working on. And I find it quite fascinating that as each day goes by, something interesting or important happens in my life to give me the exact inspiration I need for a new motivational post. Over the past day or so, [...]
For over 5 years, I have spent countless hours reading, researching and studying self improvement methodologies and concepts. There have been so many books and speakers who have had a positive impact on me and there is really no way to summarize everything that I have gained through their works. But a common question I [...]
One of the most difficult things to do for most people, is to admit that they have been wrong about something. For example, I have tried and failed a significant number of business ideas on my journey to become an entrepreneur. All of the failed ideas seemed amazing when I first started, but even when [...]
One thing I am notoriously guilty of is being way too hard on myself. I’m guessing you can relate For those of us who demand excellence and constant improvement from ourselves, it can be easy to forget how far you have come, how much skill you have developed and how many great things you have [...]
In today’s audio update, I share kind of a bizarre story of an incident I witnessed a number of years back. This particular event has stayed with me and I often think about it when things happen to me in my life. Especially events that I didn’t really want… I use this story as a [...]
Think back to a time where you were going through something pretty rough. You were taking a big emotional hit and your stress levels were through the roof. Maybe someone was upset with you, you made a BIG mistake or you did something that caused you to feel complete embarrassment. You didn’t know how you [...]
Big Goals. Large Visions for your life. Any major success you want to obtain… Is probably going to take a lot longer than you anticipate when you start the journey. Its just human nature. We get a good idea about something we want to be, do, have and the idea captures our minds and emotions. [...]
I’m always hesitant to mention the topic of goal setting because it seems like one of those topics that people have had enough of. But goal setting has always been and will always be a cornerstone principle of success. One thing I recently learned about goal setting are that there are different “types” or categories [...]
SHORT OVERVIEW How to come up with new ideas to move you towards a major objective in your life… Intense focus and thinking time on a major outcome you’d like to create. 20-30 minutes high intensity exercise 15-20 minute cool down Do something “mindless” not related to your main objective Relax and allow ideas to [...]
The past few days have been an especially busy time for me. In my line of business we do a lot of product launches which inherently increase the amount of demand on my time. I’m usually bouncing around between emails, phone calls, Skype messages while still working on new projects that I intend on advancing [...]
As success seekers, and ambitious people, we are often heads down working. Sometimes so much so that it can get a little dull and we can forget how to feel alive or feel a general sense of excitement. Today I want to share 3 quick tips that you can use right now to change from [...]
This post is actually day 60 of a 100 day challenge I created for myself. 100 motivational updates in 100 days. Its been a mix of written, audio and video updates. The goal is to commit to developing my abilities as a leader of motivation and self improvement. Specifically to expand my skills as a [...]
Today I’d like to challenge you to start doing something for your own development/improvement that you don’t see anyone else in your world doing. And I’m going to suggest you do it for an extended period of time. The effects can be amazing but you’ll have to press play below to hear what I mean
As each day goes by and I spend more time examining my thought processes, habits and behaviors, I have given myself the opportunity to literally catalog a huge chunk of my mind. I do this through a combination of reading thought provoking books, watching inspiring videos and self reflection journaling. I also use very aggressive [...]
Right now there are tons of people who are reaching an age where they had expected to be able to retire. Unfortunately, after putting in years of hard work many people are nowhere near a point where they can retire comfortably with financial security. This can be very hard on certain people and I feel [...]
I often think back to a question I received a year or 2 ago from a fellow online business owner. He was in a similar line of work as my business producing rebrandable “white label” digital products. He knew that one of my main passions was teaching and coaching personal development and motivation. He asked [...]
Today’s message is an audio update where I reflect on some very interesting insights from a book called “With Winning In Mind – 3rd Edition” by Lanny Bassham. As a former Olympic gold medal winner and coach to many thousands of successful athletes and business people, Lanny Bassham has some excellent insights into the mindset [...]
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