“I’ve found that luck is quite predictable. If you want more luck, take more chances. Be more active. Show up more often.” – Brian Tracy
It seems that everyone is at least a little superstitious. Some people won’t walk under a ladder others avoid black cats. A major league baseball coach (Jim Leyland 2011) wore the same pair of boxers to the ballpark and would not wash them until his team’s winning streak ended. Some Chinese business men/women will not rent or buy a building until they have consulted a Fung Shui expert.
Do you really have to have a special set of underwear or have your building set up just right to get lucky? Continue reading →
“The measure of who we are is what we do with what we have.” – Vince Lombardi
It’s easy to be motivated if you’re doing something fun like going to the beach or shopping for a new car. But sometimes it’s just not that easy to get motivated, especially when you’re in the middle of a large project.
If you lack motivation you can spend your day struggling and never accomplishing much. So being able to ratchet up your motivation is among the most important skills you can develop.
Creating motivation is a skill and if you know how it is something you can learn turn up like the volume on your car radio. Try these tips when you need to ratchet up your motivation: Continue reading →
It’s been said that successful people merely have successful habits. That’s something that nearly all Neuro Linguistic Programming practitioners would agree on.
What are habits? Habits are simply things we do using other than conscious processes. Other than conscious process are actions caused by our minds, such as the beating of your heart, or stepping on the breaks of your car when a person steps out into the street in front of you, things you don’t think about.
I’m hallucinating that if you are over 8 years old you brush your teeth without thinking about it. You are also able to tie your shoes without having to think of how to do it. These also are other than conscious processes. This means habits are things we do without thinking about them.