Tag: goal setting

Happy Thanksgiving – What are you thankful for?

Today is- THANKSGIVING and I truly do love it.  The family gets together for a feast!  As always, we have turkey, stuffing, cranberry sauce, gravy, my favorite – pumpkin pie, wine, beer, and so much more.  2018 has been extremely kind to me and I know…

Success blog stuff

I have been writing for several months on different strategies to better position yourself for future success.  The core of each strategy include knowledge, exposure, and courage.  Knowledge is crucial to making good decisions because without it, you are blind.  Exposure allows others to…

Bad decision prone

Look around you and take notice of the people that are doing well and the people that are not doing well.  I do not believe it is an accident that certain people constantly end up in a bad situation.  I always say, as long as…

Everyones accountable

Many years ago, I had a different mindset on accountability.  In fact, I did not think much about accountability often, especially when something did not go my way.  For example, if I did poorly on an exam, I might have blamed the teacher’s ineffective teaching…

Learning to wait effectively

A major flaw in people is their inability to wait effectively for things they desire.  Due to their lack of patience, individuals will do one or more of the following: Give up and/or forget about their goal(s) Unknowingly self sabotage their goal(s) Execute too early and…

Setting expectations and removing anxiety

It is Sunday Night and I ask myself, will this be the week all my dreams come true?  Unfortunately, it is highly unlikely that all my dreams will come true this week, but it doesn’t mean I should stop trying.  Instead of splitting my efforts into…

Working hard for what you want

If success was easy, then everyone would have it…  In 2010, I weighed between 155-160lb and was playing ice hockey 3 to 4 times per week.  Although, at this weight I was normal on the body mass index chart, I wanted to gain more muscle…

Defining your perfect life – part II

On 05/04/18, I wrote a blog titled Defining your perfect life and described what I envision as a perfect life for me.  I split my life up into three different categories.  There is my career, which includes anything associated with my career path at work.  There is…

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…