Category Archives: Productivity

Stomp the ANTs!

Hello my friend, Today I want to make the case against “black and white” thinking, a narrow way of seeing the world in terms of extremes. Another way to describe this is “Always Never Thinking“. As a coach, I listen … Continue reading

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Finish strong!

Hello my friends, Welcome to December! This is a special time of year, no doubt, full of celebration, relaxation and reflection. 2012, however, is not over yet! There is still work to be done in many people will make it … Continue reading

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On Becoming An Optimist

Hello my friends, As you probably know by now, the great Zig Ziglar passed away earlier this week.  He was one of the legends of the personal development industry and had a tremendously positive influence on millions of people, including … Continue reading

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Dreamers and Doers

Hello my friends, Today I’d like to talk about Dreamers and Doers. I’m a fan of both dreaming and doing. I am not, however, fond of the poor outcomes that result from excessive focus on one or the other of … Continue reading

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Why Worry? I Know How This Movie Ends!

Hello my friends, Don’t worry, be happy … Bobby McFerrin made this line famous, and possibly irritating to some folks.  Annoying or not, I am going to agree with the sentiment and hopefully deliver some ways to reduce or eliminate … Continue reading

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Eating Your Own Dog Food

Hello there, One of my favorite phrases, and I’m not sure why, is “eating your own dog food”.  Sooo, that’s the name of today’s post.  You may have heard the idiom before, a somewhat colorful if not distasteful way of … Continue reading

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Two Simple Steps to Reaching Goals

Hello faithful readers, I like simple.  Complicated, of course, is necessary sometimes.  Putting a man on the moon, brain surgery, making a souffle … all complicated.  But there are too many academics, to many self-proclaimed gurus that have a vested … Continue reading

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