Last week I discussed Michael Phelps’ Olympic Gold Medal winning strategy—preparation. To conclude our theme of winning, I promised to share with you the preparation strategies I use to help me perform under pressure and deliver my best in big game situations.
Let’s start with my pre-day routine. This routine ensures I am ready in spirit, body and mind every day I tackle the day. Read More
Let me tell you how to win anything, even before you begin.
I’ve learned in studying great performers—athletes, entertainers, artists, business leaders—that the difference between good performance and spectacular performance is in their preparation.
In fact, extraordinary performance is possible only through extraordinary preparation.
Most often the performance outcome has been decided before the performance even begins. Read More
Today I am going to give you what I consider THE Secret Source Code of Achievement.
Most people won’t tell you this. Why?
Because one, they don’t know what’s really running their motor.
They THINK it’s for all these projected altruistic motives, but the reality is it is rooted in something much more raw and profound. Read More
Today and here in the U.S. we celebrate Veterans day, a day to honor those courageous souls who put their life on the lines in order to protect their country.
Veterans serve not only as a shining example of bravery, but also of inspiration, which I want to address in this week’s post.
In a culture that is obsessed with measuring talent and ability, we often overlook the importance of inspiration. Read More
American mythology has us believe that the goal of life is to retire, or that financial freedom means you can now just travel around going from hotel to hotel, lie on beaches and play golf five days a week…
…But that is NOT how achievers are wired.
Let me share with you my own struggle and discovery with this reality:
When I was 28 years old, I sold a company for a very significant sum. Read More