purpose: Talent is Like Electricity - 07/27/15 01:40 PM
Talent is Like Electricity
“Electricity makes no judgment. You can plug into it and
light up a lamp, keep a heart pump going, light a
cathedral, or you can electrocute a person with
it. Electricity will do all that. It makes no
judgment. I think talent is like that.
I believe every person is
born with talent.”
 Maya Angelou 1928 – 2014, American Author, Poet,
Dancer, Actress, Singer        
 
As I see it . . . . . . .
Talent is like electricity
 
Every person . . . . is born with talent.
 
Like electricity . . . . your talent is always there some people realize that … (19 comments)

purpose: Planning is Vital to Your Success - 07/18/15 06:53 AM
Planning is Vital to Your Success
“The time to repair the roof is
when the sun is shining.”
John F. Kennedy 1917 - 1963, 34th U.S. President
 
As I see it. . . . . . . .
Planning is vital to your success
 
Having a success plan in place before you start a task . . . . is vital for your success. Planning . . . . also creates a purpose for your success journey . . . . and gives you a clear sense of direction.
 
Having a plan creates greater efficiencies . . . . in your actions. It focuses you efforts … (17 comments)

purpose: The Clearer the Goals the More Focused You Become - 07/10/15 10:24 PM
The Clearer the Goals the More Focused You Become
“In the absence of clearly – defined goals, we become
strangely loyal to performing daily trivia
ultimately we become enslaved by it.”
Robert Heinlein 1907 – 1988, American Science and Novelist      
 
As I see it . . . . . . .
The clearer the goals the more focused you become
 
A person with clear goals . . . . moves through their days with a sense of purpose. There is very little wasted effort . . . . because you know where they’re going . . . . and how you’re going to get there. … (12 comments)

purpose: What You Do . . . . With What You Know - 07/08/15 02:03 PM
What You Do . . . . With What You Know
“If money is your hope for independence, you will
never have it. The only real security that a
man can have in this world is a reserve
of knowledge, experience and ability.”
Henry Ford 1863 - 1947, American Industrialist,
Founder of the Ford Motor Company   
 
As I see it . . . . . . .
What you do . . . . with what you know
 
The person that pursues money alone . . . . will not find independence . . . . security . . . . or wealth. They become … (14 comments)

purpose: Enjoying Your Success Journey - 07/08/15 06:11 AM
 
Enjoying Your Success Journey
“Success is not measured by where you are, but
the distance you’re traveled. Happiness
is not a state of mind, but
a manner of traveling.”
Rita Davenport, Keynote speaker, author   
 
As I see it . . . . . . .
Enjoying your success Journey
 
The real measure of success . . . . is in the journey.
 
A key in your long term success . . . . is to enjoy your success journey. For when you enjoy what you’re doing you will have found your purpose . . . .  and you will not be looking at what your doing … (12 comments)

purpose: The Ability to Reach Your Full Potential - 07/04/15 02:02 PM
The Ability to Reach Your Full Potential
“We all have ability. The difference is how we use it.”
Stevie Wonder, Music Icon    
As I see it. . . . . . . .
The ability to reach your full potential
 
Ability is a gift that we received at birth.  How you use you use your ability is your choice. You can take your natural ability . . . and constantly expand it to new heights . . . . Or you can use your ability to do just enough to get by.
 
You can use your ability to live a life of purpose . . . … (3 comments)

purpose: 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)

purpose: Intention of Purpose Plus Action - 06/29/15 08:16 PM
Intention of Purpose Plus Action
“You cannot change anything in your life with intention
alone, which can become a watered-down, occasional
 hope that you’ll get to tomorrow. Intention
with action is useless.”
Caroline Myss, American Author
 
As I see it . . . . . . .
Intention of purpose plus action
 
An intention gets your mind working . . . . and gets you thinking about the possibilities. But intentions without action can become a distracter . . . . and leads you down the path to nowhere.
 
Also carrying a fulfilled intention around with you . . . . without taking actions on them … (16 comments)

purpose: Want Some Cheese to Go with The Whine? - 06/28/15 08:25 PM
 
Want Some Cheese to Go with The Whine?
“If you have time to whine and complain about something
then you have the time to do something about it.”
Anthony J. D’ Angelo, Author   
 
As I see it . . . . . . .
Want some cheese to go with the whine?
 
Did you ever feel like asking a whiner . . . . if they wanted some cheese to go along with the whine?
 
Whiner make you feel like your head is going to explode . . . . and they replay the same things over . . . . and over and it goes nowhere. … (20 comments)

purpose: 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)

purpose: You Have to Be Prepared to Give it Your All - 06/18/15 06:34 AM
You Have to Be Prepared to Give it Your All   
“Few men during their lifetime anywhere near exhausting
the resources dwelling within them. There’re a deep
well’s of strength that are never used.”
Richard E. Byrd 1888 - 1957, American Explorer,
Pioneering Aviator, Naval Officer  
 
As I see it . . . . . . .
You have to be prepared to give it your all
 
When you’re willing to give it your all . . . . you open the door to amazing accomplishments.
 
Success is earned when you’re willing to push the envelope . . . . and yourself. It’s in going the … (11 comments)

purpose: A Breakthrough is a Result of Persistence - 06/13/15 08:57 PM
A Breakthrough is a Result of Persistence
“If success was easy . . . . Everyone would be successful.
Success is the result of focused thinking, persistent
and determined efforts to reach an objective. A
breakthrough is the result of persistence and
to try . . .  and to try again until you
achieve your desired results.”
Lou Ludwig, Sales and Management Consultant,
Success Coach, Speaker, Trainer and Author
 
As I see it . . . . . . . . .
A breakthrough is a result of persistence 
 
Maintain your persistence . . . . when your facing your challenges.
 
Remain focused . . . . … (15 comments)

purpose: Have a Plan - 06/11/15 08:03 PM
Have a Plan
“The best way to get to your destination is to know where
your going . . . . and have a plan to get you there.”
Lou Ludwig, Sales and Management Consultant,
Success Coach, Speaker, Trainer and Author
 
As I see it . . . . . . . .
Have a plan
 
Without having a clear and focused direction for your life you will lack a direction and a target to aim for . . . . You’ll come to find yourself drifting with no real sense of direction in your life. Resulting in the wasting of your time . . . … (19 comments)

purpose: The Secret of Constant Effort - 06/09/15 01:39 PM
The Secret of Constant Effort
“Constant effort and frequent mistakes
are the stepping stones to genius.”
Elbert Hubbard 1856 – 1915, American Writer,
Publisher, Artist, Philosopher
 
As I see it. . . . . . . .
The secret of constant effort
 
The secret of constant effort is not in the moving . . . . The secret is in the moving in the right direction.
 
Effort without purpose and direction becomes scatted . . . . One of wasted effort . . . . and one that will result in very little . . . . or no return for your efforts. Effort with a purpose … (17 comments)

purpose: Taking the Personal Responsibility - 06/06/15 05:53 AM
Taking the Personal Responsibility
“When we blame, we take away our power.”
Greg Anderson, Professional Hockey Player  
 
As I see it. . . . . . . .
Taking the personal responsibility
 
Taking the personal responsibility for the direction that your life in taking . . . . and for your success. Will put you in control of your success journey . . . . to create your desired outcome.
 
You and you alone choose the path that you pick to travel on your success journey. At any time you can make a decision . . . . that you want to change the … (9 comments)

purpose: Goals Create a Purpose - 05/27/15 08:52 PM
Goals Create a Purpose
”Your goals create a purpose in your life . . . .  and will
become the road map for your success journey. The
clearer your goals are the more defined your
success journey becomes.”
Lou Ludwig, Sales and Management Consultants,
Success Coach, Speaker, Trainer and Author
 
As I see it . . . . . . . .
Goals create a purpose 
 
Your goals . . . . create the road map road for your success journey.
 
When you have a clearly defined purpose . . . . along with a written plan, you clarify your goals. Your goals will allow you … (13 comments)

purpose: The Four P’s of Getting it Done - 05/27/15 03:22 PM
The Four P's of Getting it Done
 
 
“The difference between trying and triumph
is a little umph”
Unknown author  
 
As I see it. . . . . . . .
The four P’s of getting it done
 
Don’t just try – just do it
 
Winners know that just trying doesn’t get it done. Winners do what has to be done with the four P’s . . . . planning . . . . passion . . . . pushing . . . . and a purpose.
 
They know when to push . . . . and when to push a little harder. Winners know when to pull . … (22 comments)

purpose: Tell You a Secret - 05/25/15 02:17 PM
Tell You a Secret
“Let me tell you the secret that has led me to my goals;
my strength lies solely in my tenacity.”
Louis Pasteur 1822 - 1895, French Chemist and Microbiologist
 
As I see it. . . . . . . .
Tell you a secret
 
The secret . . . . to achieving your goals
 
Having a passion for what you do . . . . will bring enthusiasm into your life . . . .  and in the pursuit of achieving your goals.
 
Peruse your goals with the tenacity to achieve them. Don’t allow the challenges . . . . and setbacks that you … (15 comments)

purpose: When You Want the Prize - Go After It - 05/23/15 01:33 PM
When You Want the Prize - Go After It
“Without ambition one starts nothing.
Without work one finishes nothing.
The prize will not be sent to you.
You have to win it.”
Ralph Waldo Emerson 1803 - 1882, American Essayist,
Lecturer, Poet  
 
As I see it. . . . . . . .
When you want the prize – go after it
 
The first step in getting the prize is to put yourself into gear . . . and get started. And go after the prize with a sense of purpose . . . . and determination to get it.
 
The prize is there for you to get. But it … (8 comments)

purpose: Discover Your Real Talent - 05/20/15 02:30 PM
Discover Your Real Talent
“Everyone has a talent. What is rare is the courage to
follow the talent to the dark places where it leads.”
Erica Jong, America Author and Teacher
 
As I see it. . . . . . . .
Discover your real talent
 
Everyone has talent . . . . At times that talent is on the surface . . . . and in clear view.  At other times . . . . you have to dig deep down within yourself to bring that talent to the surface. Your talent is there. It’s up to you to discover it . . . . … (18 comments)

 
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