This time of year usually brings out those resolutions … both personal resolutions and company goals. Regardless of what the goal is, here are some tips to help with your goal setting: Before you define goal … be sure it meets the SMART criteria: – Specific: A specific goal has […]

Before you are going to do something, there is nothing as sensible as goal planning. A plan as we know it is something thought about and chalked out in advance before the real action takes place and is actually a recipe for success. Pretty good definition, huh? I made it […]

You’;ll never accomplish anything in life without paying a cost for it. To build a business will require you to work longer hours in the beginning. You may have to get up early or stay up later. You may have to ban your TV for the next year. If you […]

Obstacles are those frightful things you see when you take your eyes off your goal. ~Henry Ford What happens for you when you get a great idea about something you want to do-a new business, a creative project, a vacation and so on? If it really is a great idea […]

From a biological standpoint, the ultimate purpose of life is to sustain life. We were placed on Planet Earth for the specific purpose of sustaining life. Depending on how we look at this fundamental axiom, it could be quite depressing or most exhilarating. If we take the stance that we […]

Setting goals is one thing that many people love to do – find a new job, get a salary raise, buy a new car. The bad news though is most people are not capable of achieving their goals. Let’;s explore the probable reasons why this is so. First reason why […]

As I write this, I’m on a plane flying from Austin, Texas to Denver, Colorado. Do you think that the pilot would have taken off from the airport aimlessly, without any kind of flight plan? If you go on a cruise, does the captain drift without direction and hope that […]