selfhelp: Do What You do With Excellences - 01/21/12 11:05 AM
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Do What You do With Excellences   
“Just do what you do best.
Red Auerbach, Coach and GM of the Boston Celtics        
As I see it . . . . . . .
Do what you do with excellences
Red Auerbach is one of the greatest coaches and general managers in the National Basketball Association’s (NBA) history.
In his 16 years of coaching the Boston Celtics his teams won a total of 885 game, 10 conference titles and won 9 NBA championships.
Red’s philosophy was right to the core of his … (6 comments)

selfhelp: A Super Bowl Champion - 01/21/12 01:01 AM
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A Super Bowl Champion  
“Perseverance is not a long race;
it is many short races one after another.”
Walter Elliott, Scottish politician       
As I see it . . . . . . .
A Super Bowl Champion
The NFL season is coming down to crunch time . . . .
This weekend the best of the best teams are playing for the opportunity to represent their conference in the Super Bowl.
The nation’s football fans will be glued to the television routing on their favorite team.
Walter … (3 comments)

selfhelp: Challenges Reveal Our True Character - 01/20/12 02:44 PM
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Challenges Reveal Our True Character      
“Adversity reveals genius, prosperity conceals it.”
As I see it . . . . . . .
Challenges reveal our true character  
In our most challenging times our true character comes to the surface and it will show how deep our values run.
With deeply rooted character we will withstand the pressures of our challenges and not surrender our values for a quick fix or an easy way out. We will remind firm with our character in place.
Our character is ingrained … (9 comments)

selfhelp: Bring Out Your Best - 01/20/12 09:51 AM
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Bring Out Your Best   
“The key to keep company only with people who uplift you,
whose presence calls forth your best.”
As I see it . . . . . . .
Bring out your best
The people that you associate with will influence your thinking, your attitude and will have a direct bearing of your success.
Associate with the people who will bring out your best.
There are people who come into your life that will lift your spirits. They will encourage you to stretch your limits and … (6 comments)

selfhelp: Show up Prepared - 01/20/12 01:23 AM
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Show up Prepared
“Eighty percent of success is showing up.”
Woody Allen, entertainer        
As I see it . . . . . . .
Show up prepared
If Woody Allen is correct eighty percent of success is in showing up . . . .
The winner’s edge is in showing up prepared . . . .
The real estate professional that shows up to show their customers homes has an opportunity to sell the customer a home.
The real estate professional that shows up prepared to sell the … (10 comments)

selfhelp: Make the Best of it - 01/19/12 03:34 PM
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Make the Best of it
“Every adversity, every failure and every heartache carries
with it the seed of an equivalent or a greater benefit.
Napoleon Hill, author, self-help expert       
As I see it . . . . . . .
Make the best of it
In our lives we will encounter many conditions. Some will offer breakthrough opportunities while others will create major challenges for us.
It not the size or the shape of the condition that we encounter, it’s becomes a strategy to make the best of it. … (5 comments)

selfhelp: Be a Friend Have a Friend - 01/18/12 10:02 AM
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Be a Friend Have a Friend  
“In prosperity our friends know us.
In adversity we know our friends.”
John Churton Collins, critic        
As I see it . . . . . . .
Be a friend have a friend
There are those who want to be around successful people and they cling to successful people the same way metals clings to a magnet. They want to be seen with them, associated with them.
But are they a true friend?
A true friend is there for us through the ups and … (11 comments)

selfhelp: The Prophet of Good News - 01/18/12 01:30 AM
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The Prophet of Good News
“If you keep on saying things are going to be bad,
you have a good chance of becoming a prophet.”
Isaac Beshevis, singer       
As I see it . . . . . . .
The prophet of good news
A person can prophesize their future.
The person with positive expectations, that sees their future as one of achieving their goals will prophesize their future success.
Another person that sees their future as being very limited and their goals being out of their reach will prophesize their … (6 comments)

selfhelp: The Measure of Success - 01/17/12 03:17 PM
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The Measure of Success    
“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 . . . . . . .
The measure of success
The real measure of success is in the journey.
The person that embarks on their success journey with written goals has a purpose and a clear target to aim for. Their journey is clear to them before they start and their goals … (3 comments)

selfhelp: Stepping Stones to More Referrals - 01/17/12 09:59 AM
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Stepping Stones to More Referrals
“The keys to success is to get out into the store and listen
to what the associates have to say.
It’s terribly important for everyone to get involved.
Our best ideas come from clerks and stock boys.”
Sam Walton, Wal-Marts founder  
As I see it . . . . . . .
Stepping stones to more referrals
Listen to your customers, your peers and the consumers. Their insight will become the stepping stones to greater success and more referrals.
They will let you know what … (3 comments)

selfhelp: You Can Make it - 01/17/12 01:53 AM
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You Can Make It
“I learned that if you want to make it bad enough,
no matter how bad it is, you can make it.”
Gale Sayers, football player     
As I see it . . . . . . .
You can make it
When you want something bad enough you can find a way to make it with determination.
When things are really bad and you hit a wall of obstacles you can find a way to get through them.  If you want to get through them bad … (7 comments)

selfhelp: Confidence is the Result of Preparation - 01/16/12 03:34 PM
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Confidence is the Result of Preparation   
“Confidence doesn’t come out of nowhere.
It’s a result of something . . .
Hours and days and weeks and years of
constant work and dedication.”
Roger Staubach, football player     
As I see it . . . . . . .
Confidence is the result of preparation
Confidence at the root level is having the self-assurance that you can do what has to be done and to do it with excellences.
Malcolm Gladwell hits on a very interesting concept in his book The … (8 comments)

selfhelp: Self-Talk Stimulates Your Thinking - 01/16/12 10:07 AM
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Self-Talk Stimulates Your Thinking  
“Evidence is conclusive that your self-talk,
has a direct bearing on your performance.”
   Zig Ziglar, author, motivational speaker       
As I see it . . . . . . .
Self-talk stimulates your thinking
There two primary sources of motivation.
One source of motivation comes from external sources the other comes from within. Both sources are a value to us but become very difference
External sources motivation can come from many difference sources. Such as parents, grandparents, teachers, coaches, a mentor, a person of faith, … (4 comments)

selfhelp: Desire is the Starting Point of Achievement - 12/31/11 06:30 AM
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Desire is the Starting Point of Achievement
“The starting point of all achievement is desire.
Keep this constantly in mind.
Weak desires bring weak results.
Just as a small amount of fire,
makes a small amount of heat.”
Napoleon Hill, author  and self-help expert 
As I see it. . . . . . . .
Desire is the starting point of achievement
Achievement starts with your desire to become successful and is the foundation of our passion to make it happen.
A burning desire to achieve success will become the guiding light … (16 comments)

selfhelp: Let Go Of Fear - 01/12/11 12:53 AM
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Let Go Of Fear
"The key to change . . . is to let go of fear."
Roseanne Cash, singer - songwriter  
As I see it. . . . . . . .
Let go of fear  
A person can freeze at the thoughts of acting and rather then taking action and trying they fall back into the safety net of their comfort zone and elect not act out of fear.  
A person's fear can trap them into inaction and paralyze a person's forward progress.  
Fear is an inter voice that hinders a persons thinking … (17 comments)

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