Developing "Be" Goals

Never let the things that matter most be at the mercy of the things that matter least. Today’s tip hits the very bull’s eye of work, life, and time management. And yet, how many times have you let the important things slide… like rest, relationships, and results… while you spent a few more minutes on the Internet, watched one more …

Seven Steps For Accomplishing Your Biggest Dreams

“Give me a stock clerk with a goal, and I’ll give you someone who will make history. Give me someone without a goal, and I will give you a stock clerk.” J.C. Penney How true! Few things in life are more powerful than goals. Look at the Japanese people. After a devastating defeat in World War II, the Japanese leaders …

Seven Steps To Powerful Goal Setting

You perform exactly as you see yourself. After delivering the keynote address at a national business convention, an audience member drew me aside. He said he had something to discuss with me. “I’ve just been promoted to a very high position in my company,” he said. “I’m scared to death. I’ve let them think that I know all about that …

Four Steps To Becoming A Lifelong Learner

Don’t settle for what you used to be or have been. An elderly carpenter was ready to retire. He told his employer that he planned to leave the house building business and live a more leisurely life. He would miss the paycheck to be sure, but he wanted to take it easy. His boss, the contractor, was sorry to see …