Tag: goals

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…

When should you start planning your goals?

It is half-way through 2018 and I have already accomplished so much this year.  For starters, I have written and listed my book Down on the Pharm on Amazon.  I was blessed with my first child in March.  I had a new roof put on…

Defining your perfect life

If I want to define the idea of my perfect life, then I would need to set aside any barriers that may prevent me from achieving that perfect life.  My perfect life would sound just like this- financial stability, running my own business, maximum time available for…

The tortoise and the hare

Remember the story about the tortoise and the hare?  Although the hare was quicker, the tortoise never did rest and ended up winning the race.  The tortoise managed his time better than the hare.  What if instead of speed, the hare had a larger…

What is really important?

Imagine driving into work on your typical route and some crazed driver cuts you off. You are quickly upset and throw your arms up with emotion.  You want the crazed driver to pay for his stupidity.  Then you take a deep breath and let it go….

Building your goals

In building my goals, I start by understanding my current situation in 4 focus areas.  These focus areas are going to be different for everyone because we are not all participating in the same activities.  Here are my 4 focus areas: Professional career School Personal business…

Talent management

It does not matter if you are a doctor, teacher, lawyer, policeman, chemist, engineer, or any other profession you can think of.  You must acquire a talent to be successful in your career and it is up to you to manage that talent.  A…

Your needs are important

Everyone wants something… including you!  I understand there is a difference between wanting something and needing something.  Often, these words are used interchangeably, but in reality they should not be used interchangeably.  If you want something, then it should mean it is something you desire, but do not…

Balancing your priorities

At this point, I cannot think of a better title for this blog than Balancing your priorities.  Have you ever felt overwhelmed when there is simply too much going on?    This is a scenario I find myself in too often, which increases my stress…

Feeling behind and how to get ahead

Imagine… everyone around you has advanced to levels above you in their careers, social status, and personal lives.  You may feel jealous, discouraged, and maybe even deficient.  In order for you just to catch up, you would need to complete your degree, work for years…

Creating a business plan

Similarly, setting goals in your personal life, a business plan is crucial to running a successful business.  If you own a business or are starting a business, you will want to have a document titled, business plan.  In my experience, you will want to review this…