productive: Success is a Matter of Preparation - 02/19/17 06:41 AM
Success is a Matter of Preparation
“Luck is what happens when preparation
meets opportunity.”
Seneca, Roman Philosopher 1 BC-AD 65  
   
 
 
As I see it. . . . . . . .
Success is a matter of preparation
 
There is an old saying “that the harder you work . . . . the luckier you get.”
 
That saying is true to a point . . . .
 
 
Hard work certainly can open doors . . . .and create opportunities . . . . Hard work by itself will not carry you over the finish line.  When you combine hard work . . . .with working productively with … (14 comments)

productive: What Are . . . . Your Priorities? - 02/16/17 06:43 AM
What Are . . . . Your Priorities
“There is nothing so useless as doing efficiently
that which should not be done at all .”
Peter C. Drucker 1909 – 2005, Austrian-Born American
Management Consultant and Author
   
 
 
As I see it. . . . . . . .
What are . . . . your priorities?
 
What are the most important things that you have to do today to enhance your career . . . . and being prosperity into your life?
 
Are you doing them . . . . or are you thinking about them? Thinking without doing wastes your energy . . . . and your … (10 comments)

productive: Fear . . . . A Negative Thought Pattern - 01/25/17 06:02 AM
 
 
Fear . . . . A Negative Thought Pattern
“Of course people are afraid. But honestly facing that
 fear, seeing it for what it is, is the only way
of putting it to rest.”
Edna Ferber 1885 - 1968, American Novelist, Short Story
Writer, and Playwright
 
 
 
As I see it . . . . . . . .   
Fear . . . .  A negative thought pattern
 
Everyone at some point in their live will experience some form of fear. How you respond to that fear will determine the direction that your future will move in.
 
Fears become a death sentence for your mind . . . … (12 comments)

productive: Create New Habits for a New Year - 12/28/16 01:43 PM
Create New Habits for a New Year
“Look forward to the New Year . . . . Start the new year by
creating the new habits that will contribute to a new and
 productive year. Leaving the old and unproductive
habits behind you in last year.”
Lou Ludwig, Sales and Management Consultant,
Success Coach, Speaker, Trainer and Author
 
 
As I see it . . . . . . . .
Create new habits for a new year
 
As you get ready to ring in a new year . . . . it time to reflect back at your outgoing year. Leave your baggage . . . . and … (7 comments)

productive: A Productive Pathway to a Successful Future - 12/12/16 06:54 AM
A Productive Pathway to a Successful Future
“Learn to use ten minutes intelligently.
It will pay you huge dividends.”
William A. Irwin, Author
   
 
 
As I see it. . . . . . . .
A productive pathway to a successful future
 
Time is much like the water in a stream.
 
The waters of the stream of your life will continue flow pass you. In some places in the stream the water may flow very quickly . . . . and other place the flow is reduced to just a trickle. What’s important to understand is the flow of the water . . . . will continue to … (10 comments)

productive: Time Effectively Used . . . . Is Time Invested - 11/27/16 09:37 PM
Time Effectively Used . . . . Is Time Invested
“What you first put on your schedule each day will
 be your priorities . . . . and what’s important
to you to your business to move in the
direction to achieve your goals.”
Lou Ludwig, Sales and Management Consultant,
Success Coach, Speaker, Trainer and Author
 
 
 
As I see it . . . . . . . .
Time effectively used . . . . is time invested
 
Time effectively used becomes time invested in you . . . . and in your business. By prioritizing your day to accomplish what most important . . . . … (8 comments)

productive: Thankful Post Challenge Day 2 . . . . The Traffic Was a Mess - 11/16/16 12:41 PM
Thankful Post Challenge Day 2 . . . . The Traffic Was a Mess
 
 
Thank You, Debbie Reynold for the 10 Day Thanksgiving Post Challenge
 
This morning driving to the Miami Association of Realtors Board of Governors meeting in Jupiter Florida the traffic was a mess with 3 accidents in the 36 Miles that I had to drive.
 
As the traffic was moving at a snails pace . . . . I was thinking about my day to be.
 
Ratter them getting frustrated about delays . . . . I changed my thinking to the positive.
 
I was thankful about being a member of the … (6 comments)

productive: Put Things Into Prospective - 11/01/16 01:18 PM
Put Things Into Prospective
“Put things into prospective . . . . Look at them realistically
 . . . . and deal with them as they are.
Lou Ludwig, Sales and Management Consultant,
Success Coach, Speaker, Trainer and Author
 
 
As I see it . . . . . . . .
Put things into prospective
 
Put your life in prospective . . . . know what you want to achieve in your life  . . . . and understand the things that are most important to you.
 
Focus your energy on achieving the things that are most important to you. When you focus your energies you create the … (10 comments)

productive: Be On Purpose With Your Time - 10/11/16 07:50 AM
Be On Purpose With Your Time
“The ordinary person will simply think about
spending their time. Where the doers in life
will think about making the best use
of the their time.”
Lou Ludwig, Sales and Management Consultant,
Success Coach, Speaker, Trainer and Author
 
 
As I see it. . . . . . . .
Be on purpose with your time
 
A day in your life is yours to do with it . . . . as you please.
 
You can take your 24 hours . . . . and put it to productive use.  When you do it becomes a day of purpose . . . … (5 comments)

productive: Your Daily Experiences - 09/29/16 11:51 PM
Your Daily Experiences
“A key essence of a successful life . . . . and career is to find
something that you really enjoy doing . . . . Then turn it
into your career path . . . . Make it part of your daily
experience . . . . and you will make your daily
experience worthwhile.”
Lou Ludwig, Sales and Management Consultant,
Success Coach, Speaker, Trainer and Author
 
   
 
As I see it. . . . . . . .
Your daily experiences
 
Find what . . . . you enjoy doing . . . . and turn it into your career path.
 
When you can … (10 comments)

productive: As You Treat Others . . . . They Will Treat You - 09/27/16 11:35 PM
As You Treat Others  . . . . They Will Treat You
“The people who are lifting the world onward are
those who encourage more than they criticize.”
Elizabeth Harrison 1849 – 1927, American Educator
   
 
 
As I see it. . . . . . . .
As you treat others . . . . they will treat you
 
The people that make the most of their lives have a simple . . . . and yet very effective psychology . . . . never criticize . . . . condemn . . . . or complain.  The people who practice this psychology live their life … (19 comments)

productive: When You Put Yourself Into Your Customers Place - 09/20/16 01:27 PM
When You Put Yourself Into Your Customers Place
“The golden rule for every business man is this:
Put yourself in your customers place.”
Orison Swett Marden 1850 - 1924, American Spiritual Writer
   
 
As I see it. . . . . . . .
When you put yourself into the your customers place
 
Put yourself in your customer place . . . . and you will see the world though the eyes of your customers.  
 
By seeing the world through your customer’s eyes . . . . you gain insight to the way your customers thinks . . . . Their true motivation . . . . … (8 comments)

productive: A Life of Purpose . . . . and Direction - 07/31/16 08:35 AM
A Life of Purpose . . . . and Direction
“A life with a purpose . . . . has a direction. With your
purpose indentified your direction will lead
you to your purpose.”
Lou Ludwig, Sales and Management Consultant,
Success Coach, Speaker, Trainer and Author
 
As I see it . . . . . . . .
A life with a purpose . . . . and direction
 
When you have a purpose in your life . . . . will be able  to identify the direction where you want your life to move in. Once you establish that direction you have to have the courage … (5 comments)

productive: Put Things into Perspective - 07/30/16 11:20 PM
Put Things into Perspective
“People worry about things that may never be. Put things
in perspective as they are . . . .  and deal with things
as they are . . . . and you will spend far less time
worrying . . . . and more time finding
answers . . . . and solutions.”
Lou Ludwig, Sales and Management Consultant,
Success Coach, Speaker, Trainer and Author
 
 
As I see it . . . . . . . .
Put things into perspective
 
The price of worrying . . . . is like paying interest in advance of a purchase that you … (10 comments)

productive: You Make . . . . Your Own Opportunities - 07/07/16 08:05 AM
 You Make . . . . Your Own Opportunities
“If you want to succeed you must make your
own opportunities as you go.”
John B. Gough 1817 - 1886, Lecturer   
 
As I see it. . . . . . . .
You Make your own opportunities  
 
Success does not come to the people who sit and wait . . . . As they sit and wait success will find that success will past them by. Success is achieved by those who make the decision to make their own opportunities . . . . They will go after the opportunities with persistence . . . … (8 comments)

productive: A Mind of Personal Improvement - 06/22/16 02:24 PM
A Mind of Personal Improvement 
“Never Neglect an opportunity for improvement.”
Sir William Jones 1746 - 1794, Anglo Welsh Scholar
of Ancient India
                         
As I see it. . . . . . . .
A Mindset of personal Improvement
 
The opportunity for personal improvement will come in many different shapes and sizes . . . . with many of them coming when you least expect them. Keep your mind open to the possibilities of new opportunities for personal improvement . . . . and they will be there for you to grasp. 
 
At times the opportunities for personal improvement will come at you … (13 comments)

productive: Concentrate in The Present Moment - 06/08/16 01:34 PM
Concentrate in The Present Moment
“Do not dwell in the past, do not dream of the future
concentrate the mine on the present moment.”
Buddha   
 
As I see it. . . . . . . .
Concentrate in the present moment
 
The moments in your life accumulate . . . . and you become the person that your moments have created. A moment seems incidental as they flash by . . . .  but it’s within the moments you create your future.
 
Concentrate your moments on productive activities . . . . and those activities will accumulate to create a productive day that turns into a productive … (5 comments)

productive: The Weight . . . . of Your Habits - 04/21/16 01:33 PM
The Weight . . . . of Your Habits
“Chains of habits are too light to be felt until they are too
heavy to be broken.”
Warren Buffett, American Business Magnet, Investor,
Philanthropist
 
As I see it. . . . . . . .
The weight . . . . of your habits
 
Good and productive habits have the weight of a feather . . . . and will lift your spirits. You will feel the wind at your back as your good and productive habits pushing you forward.
 
Expand your good and productive habits . . . . and you will find yourself rising to higher level of … (9 comments)

productive: Give It a 100% - 03/19/16 08:24 AM
Give It a 100%
“I can’t imagine a person becoming a success
who doesn’t give this game of
life everything he’s got.”
Walter Cronkite, American Broadcaster and Journalist
 
As I see it. . . . . . . .
Give it a 100%
 
When you see an opportunity . . . . go for it. . . . Give it all you have . . . . Because you may find that the opportunity . . . . may never be available to you again.
 
When greater success is your goal . . . .  give it all you have to keep your success journey moving … (11 comments)

productive: Embrace Your Day - 03/16/16 08:49 AM
Embrace Your Day
“The Cost of regret far exceeds the price of discipline.”
Dan Green, American Voice Actor  
 
As I see it. . . . . . . .
Embrace the day
 
Commit yourself to make today . . . . a great and . . . . productive day. One lived to its fullest and one without regret.
 
Your day will become what you make it. You can see your day as one where there will be sunshine in your life. Or you can view the day as one where dark clouds follow you around throughout the day.
 
Your days are acted out in your … (7 comments)

 
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