Most people get to be powerful through very skillful use of 3 things. The first two are obvious: Hard Work & Strong Relationships.
It’s so important to know what needs to be done, to know what HAS to be done and can’t be pushed. A lot of the time, these things are not the most pressing, not the most urgent, not the most obvious.
Don’t take yourself too seriously I think we all get just a little too serious too much of the time. As a culture, we need to step back, take a breath, and a freaking chill pill. Yes yes, there is time for seriousness. Time for down and dirty get it done serious work. That’s not […]
You know, most people out there work pretty hard. I bet you do. I bet you work pretty hard. I bet you’re not the type to sit around and do nothing, to sleep in for no reason everyday, and to get by with the least possible and not get fired. I think most of us […]
Make sure your roots are not shallow. Make sure you know your why. Make sure you spend the time investing in the relationships that matter, the ones that will last. They are gonna come. They are gonna come HARD. The haters, the doubters, the naysayers. The don’t want you to succeed. Many of them will […]
Early mornings are powerful. In the US only 1 in 5 is awake at 5:30am. Only 8 out of 100 are up at 5:00am. 8 freaking people that’s it. In a sense that’s your competition. If you typically get up at 7:00 and but instead you shift your day to 5:00 you will effectively be […]
Life hits us with priority distracting craziness on an hourly, no minutely basis. Each little distraction is wrapped with a nice little bow and a tag that says “Hey, I’m really important, and awfully urgent, please pay attention to me, RIGHT NOW dangit” 1 out of 100 of those distractions are actually worthy of our […]
Relationships are hard work. Really hard work. Investments really. No shortcuts, no silver bullets, no love at first sight. Relationships are little delicate slow growing trees. They need to be tended to, they need to be watered. They need to be encouraged and cared for in order to grow. Even with all the work, sometimes […]