Taking control of your life

It is crucial to take control of your life to achieve the things you want to achieve.  It also proves to the world you are responsible for your actions and a citizen worthy of respect. One of the worst things you could do is act like a victim, which means you are not in control.  This means you … Continue reading Taking control of your life

Don’t give up on your dreams

Greatness... is not easy to come by for most people including myself.  Not everyone will capture their wildest dreams and although it seems unfair, it is the way life is.  Unexpected things can occur, which can derail you from living your dream.  Since I know this and accept this, I do my best to prepare … Continue reading Don’t give up on your dreams

No control over decisions impacting you

This is an important topic, which is often misunderstood.  No control over decisions impacting you.  It is very easy to push the blame or formulate a quick excuse of why things didn't go your way.  For example we can say, "I did not get the promotion because my manager does not like me" or "The … Continue reading No control over decisions impacting you

Fighting fatigue

Yesterday, I blogged on the topic of time off.  The blog was titled, We all need time off in case you are interested in reading more about my thoughts and perspective on that subject.  Today, I am going to blog about the topic of fighting fatigue.  When we do not give ourselves time to rest, we can become overly exhausted. … Continue reading Fighting fatigue

Why growth is important

Growth is something we should be striving for in whatever we do, no matter if it is personal, business, education, etc...  As far back as I can remember, I have constantly looked for growth and I believe this is what sets me apart from the rest.  I was never the best at anything I did, … Continue reading Why growth is important

Continuous improvement

The great thing about continuous improvement is you are not expected to be perfect today.  As I have discussed many times before, goals are crucial to understand your current situation relative where you want to be.  The primary reason for setting a goal is to have something to work towards.  The continuous improvement piece is the work you are doing to … Continue reading Continuous improvement

Dealing with poor performance

My last post was focused on Performance review.  I would like to talk a little bit about poor performance and how to deal with it.  The purpose of reviewing your goals monthly, quarterly, and yearly is to make sure you are on track and course correct if necessary.  It is highly unlikely for anyone to meet their goals 100% … Continue reading Dealing with poor performance