Tag Archives: achieve

The Painters.

No, The Painters weren’t a 60′s rock n roll band. It’s just a silly title I thought of for this blog post. Recently, painters had been contracted to paint a large area in our home. They (3 men) arrived at 7:30am and began to re-inspect the area to be painted. I continued to go about […]

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Let Me Digress.

I have many mentors. Some I work closely with, others I see or correspond with only now and then, then there are some I’ve never even met with before, but I subscribe to their methods and advice through their written works. Life is one continuous education process and I believe we should never stop learning. […]

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Is the Pressure On?

If it is, great! No, I’m not a sadist. I’m not a pessimist. Let me explain… Pressure can make or break you. A lot of good things come out of being under pressure. Most of my creative thinking comes out of being under pressure. Pressure forces you to think of solutions. It forces you to […]

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He’s a Drunk.

They were twin brothers. One grows up to be an alcoholic bum. The other grows up to become a successful and wealthy businessman. When the alcoholic twin is asked why he became a drunk, he says, “‘Coz my dad was a drunk”. When the successful businessman twin is asked why he became so successful, he […]

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Will.

You can have strength but yet remain weak, if you do not use your strength or worse still, you do not use it for the right purpose. You can have knowledge, but yet remain dim-witted and ignorant, if you don’t apply the knowledge that you have and it lays wasted. At the end of the […]

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Today.

“Today is the tomorrow that you worried about yesterday, and yet all is well.” – Leslie Weatherhead Worrying is a down payment on something that may never eventuate. It would serve us better to focus on solutions rather than the worse possible scenario. There is always a solution, it may not be the perfect solution […]

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Yesterday Today Tomorrow.

The problem with waiting until tomorrow is that when it finally arrives it’s called ‘today’. Today IS yesterday’s tomorrow. All too often we will waste our tomorrows as we wasted our yesterdays…just as we maybe wasting our today. As you think of all your dreams, goals, and visions of your future tomorrows, begin today to […]

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The Thing About Potholes.

I’m one of those clueless drivers that seem to aim for the pothole even when I’m trying to miss it. Maybe I’m the only one that does that. Nevertheless, if I do hit that pothole it doesn’t deter or stop me from getting to my destination. The purpose of me being in the car, on […]

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On Top of the Bottom.

Maybe we’re looking at it the wrong way. Yeah, sometimes it feels and looks like we’ve hit rock bottom.; but I think the hidden reality is not that we’ve hit rock bottom, but that we’re getting to the bottom of things. There’s a difference. Sometimes we need to hit rock bottom to get to the […]

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Who Are You Flocking With?

Have you ever heard of the saying, “Birds of a feather flock together?” What about, “..the fruit doesn’t fall far from the tree..”? These sayings, although old, speak a lot of truth. They speak about the power of a group. It points out the power of influence, especially influence from within our inner-circle. And we […]

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