success tips: Choose . . . . Who You Associate With Care - 07/26/16 08:48 PM
Choose . . . . Who You Associate With Care 
“Keep away from people who try to belittle your
ambitions, small people always do that, but
the really great make you feel that you,
too can become great.”
Mark Twain 1835 - 1910, American Writer and Humorist    
 
 
As I see it. . . . . . . .
Choose . . . .  who your associate with care
 
You will meet many people in your lifetime on your success journey . . . . Those that will be there to help you . . . . mentor you . . . . and those … (2 comments)

success tips: Be a Leader . . . . in Your Field - 07/26/16 02:37 PM
Be a Leader . . . . in Your Field
“You have to make a choice to lead . . . . to follow . . . .
 or be left behind. Be innovative  . . . .  and be a
 leader in your chosen field of endeavor.
Lou Ludwig, Sales and Management Consultant,
Success Coach, Speaker, Trainer and Author
 
 
As I see it . . . . . . . .
Be a leader . . . . in you field
 
You have to make a choice to lead . . . . to follow . . . . or be left behind. Be innovative . . … (9 comments)

success tips: Planning . . . . Creates Focus - 07/26/16 09:17 AM
Planning . . . . Creates Focus 
“Planning for your future creates focus in the present
 to create the future that you want tomorrow . . . .
with a pathway of doing something
 about it today.”
Lou Ludwig, Sales and Management Consultant,
Success Coach, Speaker, Trainer and Author
 
 
As I see it. . . . . . . .
Planning . . . . creates focus
 
Planning today for your future creates . . . . the vision of the path that you will have to follow to achieve your goals  . . . . Your plan will have mile markers for your success journey to measure your … (6 comments)

success tips: A Gift - 07/25/16 08:21 PM
A Gift
“We must have perseverance and above all confidence
in ourselves. We must believe that we are gifted for
something and that this thing must be attained.”
Marie Curik, Physicist
 
 
As I see it. . . . . . . .
A gift  
 
You were born with a special gift. That gift is deep within you . . . . waiting to be released. When you want that gift to see the light of day . . . . you will be the only person that can release that gift.
 
With each of us that gift is released when we have the perseverance to … (14 comments)

success tips: Thinking and Habits - 07/25/16 02:50 PM
Thinking and Habits
  “As person thinks . . . . they believe . . . . as a person believes
they become. . . . What a person becomes is an
extension of their thinking . . . . and their
thinking become a habit.
Lou Ludwig, Sales and Management Consultant,
Success Coach, Speaker, Trainer and Author
 
 
As I see it . . . . . . . .
Thinking and habits
 
Your thinking and habits are linked.
 
Your thinking becomes the foundation for your beliefs. . .  . Your actions . . . . and your self-image forms your self-concept of who you are. Both … (12 comments)

success tips: How to . . . . Avoid Criticism - 07/25/16 06:45 AM
How to . . . . Avoid Criticism
“To avoid criticism, do nothing,
say nothing, be nothing.”
Elbert Hubbard 1856 – 1915, American Writer,
Publisher, Artist, Philosopher
   
 
As I see it. . . . . . . .
How to . . . . avoid criticism
 
The only real way to avoid criticism is . . . . to do  nothing . . . . take no actions . . . . and take no risks.
 
Never extend yourself to reach for greater success . . . . because it will take you out of your comfort zone.
 
When asked to take on a new job . … (11 comments)

success tips: You’re Compensated For What You Do With Excellence - 07/24/16 08:26 PM
You’re Compensated For What You Do With Excellence
“You don’t get paid for the hour. You get paid for the
value you bring to the hour.”
Jim Rohn 1930 - 2009, author, speaker   
 
 
As I see it. . . . . . . .
You’re compensated for what you do with excellence
 
You don’t get paid by the hour on your success journey. An hour just becomes . . . . a measure of time. Without meaning being applied to that hour . . . . there is very little . . . . or no value in your hour.
 
You’re not paid for what … (6 comments)

success tips: The Path of the Optimism - 07/24/16 02:56 PM
The Path of the Optimism
“Optimism is the faith that leads to achievement.
Nothing can be done without
hope and confidence.”
Helen Keller 1880 - 1968, American Author, Humanitarian,
Political Activist and Lecturer
 
 
As I see it. . . . . . . .
The path of the optimism
 
An optimist develops a positive mindset . . . . that they will accomplish what they set out to do.
 
To ensure a successful outcome . . . . an optimist will take the steps required . . . . to achieve a successful outcome. The optimist has self-confidence in their abilities . . . . that they will take … (7 comments)

success tips: Do What’s Right . . . . When No One Is Watching - 07/24/16 07:03 AM
Do What’s Right . . . . When No One Is Watching
“Real Integrity is doing the right thing, knowing that
nobody’s going to know whether you did it or not.”
Oprah Winfrey, American Media Proprietor, Talk Show Host,
Actress, Producer, Philanthropist
   
 
As I see it. . . . . . . .
Do what’s right . . . . when no one is watching
 
There will be times that you can make a choice to do the right thing . . . . or to compromise your position. The decision should always be the same no matter if the whole world is watching you . . … (15 comments)

success tips: Break the Bottleneck - 07/23/16 09:36 PM
Break the Bottleneck
“Deal first with whatever is causing you the greatest
emotional distress. Often this will break the
 logjam in your work and free you up
mentally to complete
(the) other task.”
Brian Tracy, Self-Help Author and Motivational Speaker
 
 
As I see it. . . . . . . .
Break the bottleneck  
 
We all have at one time or another experienced them . . . .  they are the little things that keep us from moving forward . . . . they are the bottlenecks.
 
The bottleneck can be a physical barrier that’s preventing you from taking a step forward. A physical barrier is … (9 comments)

success tips: Entrepreneurs Are on the Cutting Edge of Change - 07/23/16 01:29 PM
Entrepreneurs Are on the Cutting Edge of Change
“Successful entrepreneurs are on the leading of change.
As a result they move away from the pack . . . .
to lead the pack.”
Lou Ludwig, Sales and Management Consultant,
Success Coach, Speaker, Trainer and Author
 
 
As I see it . . . . . . . .  
Entrepreneurs are on the cutting edge of change
 
Successful entrepreneurs are on the cutting edge of change . . . . they find it before others see it . . . . and take advantage of it before others know what’s happening.
 
An entrepreneur creates a strategic business advantage … (8 comments)

success tips: Advice That’s Worth Listening To - 07/23/16 06:48 AM
Advice That’s Worth Listening To
“When a trusted mentor offers good advice. . . .
 The advice is worth listening to.”
Lou Ludwig, Sales and Management Consultant,
Success Coach, Speaker, Trainer and Author
 
   
As I see it. . . . . . . .
Advice that’s worth listening to
 
Good advice is worth listening to . . . . and is worth its weight in gold
 
With a receptive mind you can learn by listening to a mentor’s advice . . . . and benefit from their advice and wisdom.
 
That mentor has learned their lessons in the trenches of life through trial . . . . and error. … (9 comments)

success tips: Experience Comes With a Cost - 07/22/16 08:41 PM
Experience Comes With a Cost
“Experience is simply the name we give our mistakes.”
Oscar Wilde 1854 - 1900, Irish Author, Poet, Playwright  
    
As I see it. . . . . . . .
Experience comes with a cost
 
There is a price that you pay for your experience. That price is in the mistakes that you make along the way to accumulate the know-how . . . . so that you don’t repeat the mistakes in the future.
 
The most costly price that you pay for your experience . . . . Is in not learning the lessons from your past . . . … (9 comments)

success tips: A Good Idea Has to be Worked - 07/22/16 03:16 PM
A Good Idea Has to be Worked
“Get a good idea and stay with it. Dog it, and
work at it until it’s done, and done right.”
Walt Disney 1901 – 1966, Entrepreneur,
Screenwriter, Animator
 
As I see it. . . . . . . .
A good idea has to be worked
 
When you get a good idea keep it alive in your thinking . . . . and take the actions to go after it until you turn it into a reality.
 
When your idea is worth dreaming about it worth achieving . . . . Go after your idea with a determination to achieve … (9 comments)

success tips: Right Now . . . . Is the Right Time - 07/22/16 06:17 AM
Right Now . . . . Is the Right Time 
“While we are postponing, life speeds by.”
Seneca 3 BC – 65 AD
   
 
As I see it. . . . . . . .
Right now  . . . . Is the right time
 
There is never just the right time to start . . . . or to grasp a new opportunity . . . . But right now  . . . . is the right time . . . . and best time to take the next step forward on your success journey is now.
 
A success journey that’s not started has no … (12 comments)

success tips: A Moment - 07/21/16 08:17 PM
A Moment
“Your life is made up of millions of moments . . . . You will
only be able to live your life one moment at a time.
Change the way you see the moments in your
 life . . . . Make the most out of your
moments. . . . and you will
change your life.”
Lou Ludwig, Sales and Management Consultant,
Success Coach, Speaker, Trainer and Author
 
 
As I see it. . . . . . . .
A moment
 
Your life is made up of millions of moments with each one having a varying degree on how. . . . it … (9 comments)

success tips: Listening is a Success Tool - 07/21/16 02:24 PM
Listening is a Success Tool 
“Wisdom is the reward you get for a lifetime of listening
 when you’d rather have been taking.”
Aristotle 384 BC – 322 BC, Greek Philosopher  
 
 
As I see it. . . . . . . .
Listening is a success tool
 
You can talk to be heard . . . . and you can listen to learn . . . . what you learn becomes a valuable resource. The information that you learn becomes the thin slice of achieving greater success.
 
A professional listener will proactively listen about 80% of the time . . . . and speak with a purpose … (7 comments)

success tips: Three Constants in Your Life That Makes a Big Difference - 07/21/16 06:28 AM
Three Constants in Your Life That Makes a Big Difference
“You will find three constants in your life . . . .
Your Principles . . . . Change . . . . and Choices.
How you deal with them will make
all the difference in your success
 journey and your destination.”
Lou Ludwig, Sales and Management Consultant,
Success Coach, Speaker, Trainer and Author
 
 As I see it. . . . . . . .
Three constants in your life that makes a big difference
 
In a fast pace world of endless change . . . . you have to continually adjust and adapt to change . . … (13 comments)

success tips: You Have the Power - 07/20/16 08:03 PM
You Have the Power
“Man alone has the power to transfer his thoughts into
physical reality; man alone can dream and make
his dreams come true.”
Napoleon Hill 1883 - 1970, Self-Help
Author and Speaker   
 
 
As I see it. . . . . . . .
You have the power
 
You have the power to make your dreams come true
 
You have it within your power . . . . to create the life of your choice.
 
The person that has a dream of what they want their future to be . . . . has the capacity to create the vision . . . … (9 comments)

success tips: Your Ambitions are the Target - 07/20/16 02:40 PM
Your Ambitions are the Target 
“Your ambitions . . . . are your targets on your
 success journey. In your thinking you
will create a mindset to successfully
achieve your targets.”
Lou Ludwig, Sales and Management Consultant,
Success Coach, Speaker, Trainer and Author
 
 
As I see it. . . . . . . .
Your ambitions are the target
 
In the following questions you will expand your thinking . . . . and find the answers.
 
How far can one go . . . . in life?
 
What is the limit . . . . to my reach?
 
How successful . . . . can I be?
 
What can . … (6 comments)

 
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