Have you ever worked with someone that just seemed unstoppable – that no matter what happened, they kept pushing forward towards their goal?
And you watched and you wondered how they did it – how they were so driven, so relentless in their determination. In today’s post we’re gonna find out what it takes for each of us to be relentless. Read More
Innovation doesn’t always have to be a new, novel, big or revolutionary idea.
To me innovation is as simple as looking at any existing product, service, problem or process and determining if there is a better way.
Additionally, innovation doesn’t necessarily require some creative epiphany or even originality. It can simply be transferring existing ideas, procedures, or technologies that have already be proven useful elsewhere and applying them to your industry, company, life or to your particular situation. Read More
Sometimes there is a heavy price to pay when dealing with innovations.
Let me share the story of how I first came to learn the price of innovation…
It was a Friday evening in the summer of 1988, and I was sitting at home waiting for my buddy Chuck to call about our plans for the night when my dad walked in after a long day of selling real estate. Read More
We often hear the phrase, “Fake it till you make it.”
I know the loving intent people have when saying it, but it has dangerous consequences.
It’s a common catchphrase that suggests you imitate confidence so that the confidence produces success, which will seemingly generate real confidence.
But I have found that when people fake anything, they only produce more fakeness, and that leads to disconnect, trouble, misery and ultimately failure. Read More
Now this is stating the obvious, but starting a business is no easy task. And starting a business with little to no funding or experience can be downright daunting.
Yet entrepreneurs are out there doing it every single day. Most importantly, they are succeeding at it.
So what do they do to make it all work? Read More