Teach the World to Respect Your Time

Teach the World to Respect Your Time

This column on time was originally published on Entrepreneur.com on March 23, 2008: https://www.entrepreneur.com/article/309865 Despite its third-quarter dip last year, Uber has “rocketed to become the highest-valued private startup company in the world.” Why?...
Focus: the Backbone of Achievement

Focus: the Backbone of Achievement

*** Free download below *** I interact with a lot of entrepreneurs, executives and otherwise busy people. And the number one obstacle I hear when it comes to achieving goals is lack of focus. Consider this: how many of us are one person on January 1 and another person...
The One Keystone Habit That Will Change your Life

The One Keystone Habit That Will Change your Life

Our minds are by far the most underutilized asset we own. Depending on which study you read, the breakdown of your brain’s activity is approximately 10 percent conscious and 90 percent subconscious. The overwhelming majority of everything your brain does is on...
You’re Flexible as an…Airplane?

You’re Flexible as an…Airplane?

Just how flexible are you? You’re sitting as a passenger in an airplane during flight. You’re in a window seat, near the wing of the airplane. Predictably tucked in the pocket in front of you is the in-flight magazine, crash safety protocol and a puke bag....
Your Goals Need a LifePlan Statement

Your Goals Need a LifePlan Statement

If you’re trying to set goals without doing this first, you’re wasting your time. Let’s go on a little journey back in time. You’re hanging out with your friends in high school. It’s a lazy day and someone asks, “So, what should we do?” Someone else...
Doubt and Fear Prevent Achievement

Doubt and Fear Prevent Achievement

Doubt and fear are the two evil stepsisters to your goals. Out of all the reasons people do not achieve their goals, the two biggest culprits are doubt and fear. But the funny thing is, both are created by ourselves and exist only in our minds. They contain no...