forward momentum: Play the Cards That You Are Dealt - 07/06/15 06:25 AM
Play the Cards That You Are Dealt
“Life is not easy for any of us. But what of that? We must
have perseverance and above all. Confidence in
ourselves, we must believe that we are gifted
for something, and that this  something,
at whatever cost must be attained.”
Marie Curie 1867 -1934, Polish and Naturalized French
Physicist and Chemist, Awarded the Nobel Prize  
 
As I see it . . . . . . .
Play the cards that you are dealt
 
People say that life is not fair . . . . and complain about the cards that they have been dealt.
 
Complaining does not change the cards … (17 comments)

forward momentum: A Positive Attitude and Determination - 07/02/15 06:33 AM
A Positive Attitude and Determination
“The path to success is to take massive,
determined action.”
Anthony Robbins, Performance Expert,
Self-Help Author, Motivational Speaker
 
As I see it. . . . . . . .
A positive attitude and determination
 
The pathway to success is paved . . . . with your positive can do attitude.
 
With a positive attitude you believe in yourself . . . . and your efforts will be consistent with your personal beliefs.
 
The quality of your thinking becomes the foundation for your attitude . . . . Your attitude will determine the persistency of your actions . . . … (7 comments)

forward momentum: Motivation Becomes a Driving Force - 06/29/15 01:46 PM
Motivation Becomes a Driving Force
“Your motivation becomes a driving force on your success
journey to achieve your goals. The stronger your
motivation is. The stronger your determination
becomes to achieve your desired outcome .”
Lou Ludwig, Sales and Management Consultant,
Success Coach, Speaker, Trainer and Author
 
As I see it . . . . . . . .
Motivation becomes a driving force 
 
Motivation will . . . . always outlast mere talent to carry you over the finishline.
 
Motivation is the spark that lights the fire of your passion to succeed . . . . and fuels your actions. Where there is fuel to drive … (16 comments)

forward momentum: Doers Make It Happen - 06/24/15 02:38 PM
Doers Make It Happen
“People spend too much time finding other to blame,
too much energy finding excuses for not being
what they are capable of being, and not
energy putting themselves on the line,
growing out of the past, and
getting on with their lives.”
J. Michael Straczynski, Author   
 
As I see it . . . . . . .
Doers make it happen
 
Making excuses is a complete waste of time and energy. When you’re done making excuses . . . . You lose your forward momentum . . . . and you will very likely take several steps backwards in your life.
 
Your time … (16 comments)

forward momentum: Your Determination Fuels Your Success Journey - 06/23/15 01:55 PM
Your Determination Fuels Your Success Journey
“The depth of your determination . . . . will determine the
height of your success.”
Lou Ludwig, Sales and Management Consultant,
Success Coach, Speaker, Trainer and Author
 
As I see it . . . . . . . .
Your determination fuels your success journey
 
There are people with talent . . . . and there are people with determination.
 
A person with talent alone . . . . will finish out of the money.
 
A person with determination . . . . will move to the front of the field in their profession.
 
A person that makes the most out … (21 comments)

forward momentum: A Clear Vision Backed by a Defined Plan - 06/23/15 05:55 AM
A Clear Vision Backed by a Defined Plan
“A clear vision backed by a definite plan gives you
a tremendous feeling of confidence
and personal power.”
Brian Tracy, Self-Help Author and Motivational Speaker
 
As I see it. . . . . . . .
A clear vision backed by a defined plan
 
When you have a clear vision for your future . . . . you create a mental image for the life you want to live.
 
Gasp that image . . . . and make it your mission to turn your vision . . . into your success story. When you imbed that vision … (10 comments)

forward momentum: The Motto of Lights Camera Action - 06/20/15 01:23 PM
The Motto of Lights Camera Action
“Success seems to be connected with action. Successful
people keep moving. They make mistakes,
but they don’t quit.”
Conrad Hilton. Founder Hilton Hotels  
 
As I see it. . . . . . . .
The motto of lights camera action
 
Successful people understand that they are on stage . . . . and they will prepare themselves to perform at a high standard.
 
Successful people continually focus . . . . In moving in the direction of achieving their goals . . . . and greater levels success. It’s done with determination . . . . and as a … (10 comments)

forward momentum: Your Power of Purpose - 06/02/15 02:12 PM
Your Power of Purpose
“Nothing can add more power to your life,
than concentrating all your energies
on a limited set of targets.”
Nido Qubein, Author, Speaker
 
As I see it. . . . . . . .
Your power of purpose
 
You create personal power . . . . when you laser focus on achieving your goals.
 
The greater your focus . . . . the greater your personal power becomes.
 
Put all of your energies into achieving your goals . . . . and you will keep your battery fully charged and working at a high level of efficiency.
 
Stay focused on your goals . . . . … (10 comments)

forward momentum: Your Success Journey is a No Parking Zone - 05/28/15 07:49 PM
Your Success Journey is a No Parking Zone
“The road to success is lined with many
tempting parking spaces.”
Source unknown  
 
As I see it. . . . . . . .
Your success journey is a no parking zone
 
The success journey is not an expressway . . . . nor is it a parking lot.
 
It’s a journey of dedication , . . . focus . . . time . . . . and miles.
 
To achieve the desired outcome you have to commit yourself to your success journey . . . . and to stay on course to successfully reach your destination.
 
As … (16 comments)

forward momentum: Create Forward Momentum - 05/22/15 06:39 AM
Create Forward Momentum
“One way to keep momentum going is to
have constantly greater goals.”
Michael Korda, novelist  
 
As I see it. . . . . . . .
Create forward momentum
 
Use your goals as milestones on your success journey . . . . and you’re able to measure your forward progress in achieving your goals.
 
In moving in the direction of your goals you create forward momentum on your success journey. As you achieve one goal look to the horizon and set dead aim on your next target and goal. Set your aim on that goal . . . . and … (17 comments)

forward momentum: Today - 05/18/15 06:32 AM
Today
“Yesterday is gone. Tomorrow has yet to come.
We have only today. Let us begin.”
Mother Teresa 1910 -1997, Roman Catholic Religious
Missionary, Humanitarian   
 
As I see it. . . . . . . .
Today
 
Today . . . . is a precious resource . . . . a one of a kind one . . . . and a special day in your life. Once your day has passed it will be gone forever. You will never be able to relive your day . . . . except in your memories.
 
Investing your day in productive activities creates forward momentum in your … (19 comments)

forward momentum: The Courage to Adjust Your Sails - 05/17/15 01:36 PM
The Courage to Adjust Your Sails
“The pessimist complains about the world.
The optimist expects it to change.
The leader adjusts his sails.”
John C. Maxwell, Leadership Expert, Author  
 
As I see it. . . . . . . .
The courage to adjust your sails
 
The winds of your life are in constant state of change. Adjust your sails to take advantage of the changing winds and conditions.
 
Be willing to adjust to the changes in your life. In your . . . . willingness to adjust . . . . you will discover new opportunity.
 
By adjusting your sails you will take advantage of the changing … (13 comments)

forward momentum: Entrepreneurs Are Always Searching - 05/09/15 08:20 PM
Entrepreneurs Are Always Searching
“Entrepreneurs are always searching to create a strategic
  business advantage. The entrepreneurs understand
that their  biggest advantages come in staying
in front of change and in grasping the
opportunities that change offers.
Lou Ludwig, Sales and Management Consultant,
Success Coach, Speaker, Trainer and Author
 
As I see it . . . . . . . .
Entrepreneurs are always searching
 
We live in a world where the only constant in our life is change . . . . Seek out the opportunities that the change offers . . . . and you will make the most out of the change . . . … (11 comments)

forward momentum: Motivation . . . . A Strategic Advantage - 05/08/15 06:24 AM
Motivation . . . . A Strategic Advantage
“You don’t have to be a fantastic hero do to certain things –
to complete. You can be just an ordinary chap,
sufficiently motivated to reach
challenging goals.”
Sir Edmund Hillary 1919 - 2008, New Zealand Mountaineer,
Explorer and Philanthropist
 
As I see it . . . . . . .
Motivational . . . . A strategic advantage
 
Your motivation . . . . becomes the thin slice of difference between successfully navigating the challenges you encounter . . . . or giving in to them and quitting.
 
You will find the spark in your motivation . . … (12 comments)

forward momentum: Make Your Choices Wisely - 04/28/15 06:39 AM
 
Make Your Choices Wisely
“Be careful the environment you choose for
 it will shape you; be careful the friends
your choose for  you will
become like them.”
W. Clement Stone 1902 - 2002, Insurance Executive,
Philanthropist, Self-Help Author    
   
As I see it. . . . . . . .
Make your choices wisely . . . .
 
Your life is a series of choices . . . . many of those choices are made without giving them much thought. Each of the choices has the potential to have a lasting influence your future. The choices you make will determine the path that you travel … (13 comments)

forward momentum: Lift Your Thoughts - 04/16/15 08:39 PM
Lift Your Thoughts
“We lift ourselves by our thoughts. We climb upon our
vision of ourselves. If you want to enlarge your life,
you must first enlarge your thoughts of it
and of yourself. Hold the ideal of
yourself  as you long to be,
always everywhere.”
Orison Swett Marden, American Writer
 
As I see it . . . . . . .
Lift your thoughts
 
When you lift your thoughts . . . . you raise the bar for your expectations.
 
Lift your thoughts for the future . . . . Create a vision for your life as you want it to be . . . … (15 comments)

forward momentum: You Will be Lifted to theHeights of Your Thoughts - 04/15/15 08:06 PM
You Will be Lifted to the Heights of Your Thoughts
“We lift ourselves by our thoughts. We climb upon our vision
of ourselves. If you want to enlarge your life, you must
first enlarge your thoughts of it and of yourself.
Hold the ideal of yourself as you long to be,
always everywhere.”
Orison Swett Marden, American Writer
 
As I see it . . . . . . .
You will be lifted to the heights of your thoughts
 
A person that creates a clear vision for their future . . . . and puts their vision into their thoughts creates a road map for their future … (17 comments)

forward momentum: Your Actions Will Define You - 03/28/15 08:34 PM


Your Actions Will Define You
“Do you want to know who your are. Act! Action
will delineate and define you.”
Thomas Jefferson 1743 - 1826, Founding Father and
Third President of the United States, Principal author
of the Declaration of Independence
 
As I see it . . . . . . . .
Your actions will define you
 
For every action that you take . . . . There will be an equal reaction . . . . and a result.
 
Your actions will define you . . . .
 
(13 comments)

forward momentum: Jump on Your Opportunities - 03/16/15 02:06 PM
 
 
Jump on Your Opportunities
“Jumping at several small opportunities
may get us there more quickly
than waiting for one big one
to come along.”
Hugh Allen, Author
 
As I see it . . . . . . .
Jump on your opportunities
 
Opportunities will come in many shapes and sizes.
 
It not size of the opportunity that’s important. It’s what you do with an opportunity that will make all the difference.
 
The biggest opportunities often seem insignificant at the time. It’s not until you begin to seize the moment and the opportunities do they become … (10 comments)

forward momentum: You First Succeed or Fail in Your Thinking - 03/06/15 07:18 PM
 
 
You First Succeed or Fail in Your Thinking
“A positive thinker moving into task . . . . and moves
forward with the positive expectation . . . . and
sets the stage in their thinking to successfully
create their desired outcome.”
Lou Ludwig, Sales and Management Consultant,
Success Coach, Speaker, Trainer and Author
 
As I see it . . . . . . . .
You first succeed or fail in your thinking
 
The journey of success or failure is first occurs in the way you think . . . . … (10 comments)

 
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