productive: The Acquiring of Wisdom - 04/29/17 01:30 PM
 The Acquiring of Wisdom
“Acquiring wisdom is a lifelong endeavor of learning
 from your life experiences . . . . and applying
the lessons in your future.”
Lou Ludwig Sales and Management Consultant,
Success Coach, Speaker, Trainer and Author
 
 
 
 
As I see it . . . . . . .
The acquiring of wisdom
 
Wisdom comes from your experiences throughout your life. Wisdom is a result of trial . . . . error . . . . from success . . . . from setbacks . . . .  from failure . . . . Along with the lessons from getting up after you have been knocked down … (13 comments)

productive: Telling Yourself the Truth - 04/24/17 01:32 PM
Telling Yourself the Truth
“Integrity is telling myself the truth. And Honesty
is telling the truth to other people.”
Spencer Johnson Author, Speaker, Management Consultant
  
 
 
As I see it. . . . . . . .
Telling yourself the truth
 
Self-talk can be a very interesting and productive conversation.
 
As with any self-talk it is important in that conversation to speak the truth with yourself. As becomes one of the cornerstones in building a successful and production life on.
 
Your first have to be able to tell the truth to yourself . . . . to be able to be productive and honest with others.
 
So much … (7 comments)

productive: A Day of Renewal - 04/16/17 06:39 AM
A Day of Renewal
 “Renewal requires opening yourself up to new ways
 of thinking and feeling.”
Deborah Day, Mental Health Counselor, Author
 
 
 
 
As I see it . . . . . . .
A day of renewal
 
As the sun comes up in your day . . . . it becomes a day of renewal.
 
Embrace your new day . . . . and the renewal that it brings into your life. When you embrace your day. As you embrace your new day you will see things in a way.
 
As you see things in a new way . . . . You open up your thinking in … (8 comments)

productive: Your Habits Become the Foundation of Your Character - 04/11/17 02:21 PM
Your Habits Become the Foundation of Your Character
 “Watch your habits, they become character.”
Lao Tzu 604 BC – 653 BC, Ancient Chinese Philosopher and Writer
 
 
 
 As I see it . . . . . . .
Your habits become the foundation of your character
 
What you do day in and day out . . . . becomes the foundation for your habits.
 
Your habit will either move you in the direction of successfully achieving your goals . . . . Or they move you in the opposite direction . . . . and further away from the achievement of your goals.
 
Your habits will also become … (9 comments)

productive: Don’t Put It Off Until Tomorrow - 03/23/17 06:21 AM
Don’t Put It Off Until Tomorrow
 “Only put off until tomorrow what you are willing
 to die having left undone.”
Pablo Picasso 1881 – 1973, Spanish Painter, Sculptor,
Printmaker, Ceramicist, Stage Designer
 
 
 
As I see it . . . . . . .
Don’t put it off until tomorrow
 
Today is your day to do with it as you please . . . . make it a productive day that has a positive impact on your future. Do what has to be done today to create forward momentum on your success journey.
 
When you procrastinate . . . . and put off doing what has to be done … (10 comments)

productive: Keep Your Ax Sharpen - 03/17/17 02:51 PM
Keep Your Ax Sharpen
“If I had nine hours to chop down a tree I’d
spend the first six sharpening my ax.”
Abraham Lincoln 1809 - 1865, 16th President
of the United States     
 
 
 
 
As I see it. . . . . . . .
Keep your ax sharpen
 
Attempting to chop down a tree with a dull ax . . . . is an exercise in fertility. There will be a lot of effort and sweat involved . . . . with very little progress to show for your efforts.
 
In business you have to keep your ax sharpen to be productive . . . . … (5 comments)

productive: You Can Complain - 03/01/17 07:39 PM
You Can Complain
 “We can complain because rose bushes have thorns
or rejoice Because thorn bushes have roses.”
Abraham Lincoln 1809 – 1865, 16th President
 of the United States
 
 
 
 
As I see it . . . . . . .
You can complain
 
First off . . . . no one wants to hear you complain.
 
Second . . . . some people are actually happy your having a problem.
 
Complaining won’t help you to change the condition . . . . in most cases, it makes things worst.
 
When you have a problem . . . . look for the solution. Looking for the solution . . . … (12 comments)

productive: A Healthy Mindset - 02/21/17 05:56 AM
A Healthy Mindset
“The secret of health for both mind and body is not to
mourn the past, not to worry about the future,
or not to anticipate troubles, but to live in the
present moment wisely and earnestly.”
Buddha, Spiritual Teacher   
   
 
 
As I see it. . . . . . . .
A healthy mindset
 
Focus your mind in the present moment in your life. Focus on what can be . . . . and what you can do to make your moments be all of what they can be.
 
Don’t drift into the past . . . . and become distracted in the past moments … (10 comments)

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 . . . … (13 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)

 
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