October 2013

Focus!

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  “One reason so few of us achieve what we truly want is that we never direct our focus; we never concentrate our power. Most people dabble their way through life, never deciding to master anything in particular.” – Tony Robbins According to Forbes Magazine, in the 70’s the average person was exposed to approximately 500 commercial messages a day. In 2005 the number was 3200. Today, estimates have jumped as high… Read More »Focus!

Showing Up

In less than 48 hours, I will be running the Marine Corps Marathon and it’s almost impossible to believe it. No, I haven’t overcome any life changing, wonderful circumstances to arrive at this spot. In fact, quite the contrary. I’ve just run. But, this might be the worst I’ve ever felt right before a marathon. I’ve run sixteen of these things and never been less confident or focused.My eighteen week… Read More »Showing Up

Listen Up! It Might Help Us Both…

I traveled quite a bit in the last six weeks and will close the year with a flurry of travel. If I had a dollar for every time I’ve been asked “How can I help you?” I could have paid considerably less for the trips. From the airline check-in desk to the taxi driver to the hotel and on down the line, it seems fashionable to ask me, the consumer,… Read More »Listen Up! It Might Help Us Both…