Reading As An Entrepreneur

I've just finished a seven-part series reviewing the non-fiction books I read in 2017. You can read those posts by following these links: Part One  - The Millionaire Booklet and Finish Part Two - The Code of the Extraordinary Mind and DOTCOM Secrets Part Three - Smarter, Faster, Better and The Coaching Habit Part Four [...]

By | 2018-04-04T09:19:12+00:00 April 4th, 2018|Advice, Books, Mindset|Comments Off on Reading As An Entrepreneur

Ranking The Books I Read In 2017 – Part Six

The book that I ranked the 3rd best book that I read in 2017 is the only autobiography that I read last year. I plan to read more of them this year because they provide an insight into how a person thinks and how they overcame challenges in their life. Also, they're just fascinating.  #3 [...]

By | 2018-03-30T10:20:10+00:00 March 30th, 2018|Advice, Books|Comments Off on Ranking The Books I Read In 2017 – Part Six

Ranking The Books I Read in 2017 – Part Three

This is part three of the series of posts I'm doing about ranking the books I read in 2017. Here are the books I've ranked thus far: #13 - The Millionaire Mindset by Grant Cardone #12 - Finish by Jon Acuff #11 - The Code of the Extraordinary Mind by Vishen Lakhiani #10 - DOTCOM [...]

By | 2018-03-23T07:09:00+00:00 March 23rd, 2018|Advice, Books, Goals|Comments Off on Ranking The Books I Read in 2017 – Part Three

This One Thing Is Required For Success

I turned 57 this past week. It seems like just yesterday that my Dad was running up and down the sidewalk banging on the windows yelling "It's a boy! It's a boy!". As I grew and went from crawling to walking, I was always being encouraged. "You can do it! Walk to Momma. Come on! [...]

By | 2017-11-06T12:55:53+00:00 November 6th, 2017|Advice, Mindset|1 Comment

Which Sport Describes How You Show Up In Life?

I've written in the past about how most of my life, I've lived it in reaction mode. Instead of making plans and executing them I would wait for someone or something to tell me what I needed to do when. The rest of the time I was just in my "doing life" mode. That can [...]

By | 2016-12-20T12:43:43+00:00 December 20th, 2016|Advice, Goals, Mindset|Comments Off on Which Sport Describes How You Show Up In Life?

Goals or Wishes?

It's that time of year  when you start to hear a lot about setting goals. I guess that the changing from one year to the next is as good a time as any to think about goals and it's the time of year most people think about them but it gets kind of old, don't [...]

By | 2016-12-08T13:58:47+00:00 December 8th, 2016|Advice, Goals, Mindset|Comments Off on Goals or Wishes?

What Does Getting a Stomach Virus Over the Holidays Give You?

I just experienced one of the worst times to get a stomach virus. The day after Thanksgiving. Yeah, that's enough of a word picture for anyone, right? I don't get sick like this often. In fact, Towona and I discussed it and the last time I had a bug like this was 16 years ago. [...]

By | 2016-11-28T13:31:30+00:00 November 28th, 2016|Advice, Mindset|Comments Off on What Does Getting a Stomach Virus Over the Holidays Give You?

Do This 1 Thing in the Mornings to Change Your Day

I haven't been a morning person most of my life.  But that has changed in the last couple of years. I find myself waking up earlier and earlier in the mornings. Some mornings it's 6am and other mornings it's 4am. I'm really loving my mornings. I like to start off slow by getting a cup of [...]

By | 2016-11-23T21:10:19+00:00 November 23rd, 2016|Advice, Mindset|Comments Off on Do This 1 Thing in the Mornings to Change Your Day

The Most Needed Skill for Small Business Owners

If you had to come up with the most needed skill for a small business owner, what would it be? Would it be leadership? What about sales? How about organization or planning? Those are all needed skills for a small business owner but are not the one most needed.What about communication? Yep, that's a needed skill, [...]

By | 2016-11-16T14:11:46+00:00 March 30th, 2016|Advice, Software Company|Comments Off on The Most Needed Skill for Small Business Owners