The First Habit of Highly Successful People

Stephen R. Covey forgot an essential habit of successful people. Don’t misunderstand me. After scanning my copy of, The Seven Habits of Highly Effective People, I resolved to read it again. It’s brilliant.  Be Proactive. You are in charge of your responses. Begin with the end in mind. Rise above busyness to internal directedness. Put […]

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A Sweaty Palm Definition of Success

My palms get sweaty when I read, “We measure success by the way we touch the lives of people.”** Aim at nothing – you hit it. I feel a need to define my aspirations concerning the way I touch the lives of people. How will I touch the lives of people when: Projects stall. Performance exceeds expectation. Problems emerge unexpectedly. Performance reviews are […]

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4 Secrets to Winning

Don’t go through the motions for one more day. Survival might be success during crisis, but it’s failure over the long-term. Define success in order to win. Purpose defines winning. You must know why you exist in order to know if you’re winning. The trouble with systems is they turn winning into efficiency. Just keep the systems […]

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