Tag Archives: Vision

The biggest problem with fear

Almost everyone dreams about the life they want to live. As children we have dreams about doing various things with our lives. People dream about the kind of career they want to have, the person they want to marry, the … Continue reading

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Stay motivated

Several years ago I attended a motivational event that featured a number of well-known individuals speaking on their specialties. The primary speaker, in my opinion, was Zig Ziglar. I had heard him on a number of occasions give the same … Continue reading

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How Much Do You Notice?

The best leaders see what others miss. They not only see the things that are happening; they also see why those things are happening the way they are. Such insight makes it possible for them to march through life with … Continue reading

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Leadership books I recommend

After serving for the past 35 years in ministry positions and owning a small business I am absolutely convinced of the truth that everything rises and falls on leadership. Good leaders will develop good organizations; great leaders will create great … Continue reading

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Success is an inside job

I like to read books that tell the story of people who overcame all odds to become successful. We hear so much negativity these days about how hard it is to get ahead. So many have adopted a victim mentality, … Continue reading

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Execution

In their book Execution: The Discipline of Getting Things Done Larry Bossidy and Ram Charan  state that “Execution is the great unaddressed issue in the business world today. Its absence is the single biggest obstacle to success and the cause of most of … Continue reading

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Be positioned for every possibility

Wayne Gretzky once explained his hockey success by saying, “I skate to where the puck is going to be, not where it was.” Gretzky didn’t have a crystal ball that allowed him to predict the future. His experience and the … Continue reading

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