Bigger, Bolder Vision = Work and Life That Matters

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I often recommend the book, “The One Minute Millionaire” to people who are first thinking about transitioning from a salaried job to more meaningful work. Reading it is like wiping the grime off a dirty window. It helps you see a bigger future – what’s not only probable, but possible. Sometimes it even helps you see […]

Building a Power Team

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I felt like all the air had been sucked out of the room. I had just shared with a colleague that, after twenty years working for a salary, I was going to start my own company and transition to generating my own income by pursing my passion. He stood there and stared at me, unblinking, with […]

No More Waiting

No More Waiting

If you are waiting for fear to subside before you act, you will never move. The fear doesn’t subside until you move. Only action trumps fear. Remember a time when you woke up in the middle of the night because of a nightmare or a strange noise you heard, and you were absolutely paralyzed? You […]

You Are Not Off Track

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When you are a young, single, hotshot professional, it feels like the only way is up. You graduate from school, land a good job, and proceed to wrap your life around it and your almost certain date with destiny. Sure, sure, you plan to get married some day and have children, but that couldn’t possibly […]

How Long Is Too Long?

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People ask me how my business is doing and I have this insane desire to tell them my mother just died. That’s what I said for about six months, followed by the statement she had died “this year.” In recent months, it became “well, my mom died last year.” And that is true. But it’s […]

What’s Hiding Out In Your Business?

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We have a silver ice bucket and candelabra in the closet of the bathroom by kitchen. It makes no sense, really, but that’s where they’ve been for eighteen years since we moved into this house. They live in that cabinet because that’s where we first put them, temporarily, just for now, just while we get […]