On Inspiration

By on Dec 16, 2014 in Entrepreneurship, Leadership | 0 comments

If you have been doing any type of “creative” work for awhile now, this should resonate with you. If you haven’t, allow it to enlighten you. Inspiration isn’t often something that just falls out of the sky and lands in the brain of a “creative type”. Inspiration is something that you usually have to go find. The “creative spark” is most times something that you’ve...

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Not All Who Wander Are Lost

By on Dec 9, 2014 in Blogging, Entrepreneurship, Inspiration | 0 comments

Tolkien had it right when he said “Not all who wander are lost”. When you were younger, there’s a pretty good chance that you didn’t have a five-step plan for how you were going to explore your back yard. I’m willing to bet that you didn’t have spreadsheets full of data about the insects that you found under those rocks you overturned. There’s also a...

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Show Up and Just Don’t Quit

By on Dec 3, 2014 in Entrepreneurship, Leadership | 0 comments

You never know when that “big break” is going to come. The one main thing that separates the people who end up succeeding in their pursuits and those who don’t is the resolve to keep moving forward despite the inevitable setbacks that will come. Maybe you’ve got to what feels like a few hundred networking events trying to meet your next business partner. Perhaps...

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Making This One Change to Your Routine Will Change Your Life

By on Nov 19, 2014 in Entrepreneurship, Inspiration, Leadership | 0 comments

When I woke up this morning, I told myself that I was going to do exactly what I’m about to share with you. I decided that I was going to push aside every other distraction and that the very first thing I was going to do was make myself a good breakfast and write. Much like I anticipated, there were several things that occurred that began screaming for my attention....

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Why Your Thought-Life Should Be Your Primary Focus

By on Nov 4, 2014 in Entrepreneurship, Inspiration, Leadership | 0 comments

Every day we are bombarded with hundreds of thousands of thoughts. They can come via the endless array of advertising that we are subjected to in our daily lives. They can come from past arguments that we have had with people we care about. Or they can come from things we were told when we were much, much younger. Regardless of where those thoughts come from, it...

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Using the Power of Focus to Boost Productivity

By on Nov 3, 2014 in Entrepreneurship, Inspiration | 0 comments

I’m the first to admit that I often can have a difficult time focusing on one thing at a time. If you’re at all like me, chances are that you have a million ideas running around in your head at the speed of light, all clamoring for your attention. I have found over the years that it does not do me any good to multi-task. In our hyper-connected world, we are tempted...

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