Category Archives: Create Our Own Reality

Why Top Performers Make Career Moves

Always interesting to discern the difference between top performers and average performers. In another great study (and article) by the HBR, we find how the reasons why top sales performers leave companies is different from why average or underperformers leave companies. To those “performers” out there, keep pressing forward.

Why Top Performers Leave

Beating Robin Hood

Robin Hood is glorified as a romantic hero who robbed from the rich to give to the poor. Robin Hood was a crook!

The smart money avoids the modern day tax trap through smart financial strategies, but gives to the poor (the ones who deserve it) by choice anyway.

Are you visible?

Motivational Video – Kid President Speech

One of the better videos we have seen in a long time. Together we can make it happen. Starting today…

Fast Tube by Casper

Motivational Quote – No Regrets

“…….that’s what makes death so hard – unsatisfied curiosity.”
–Beryl Markham (West With The Night)

Where are you going?…Thoughts from Thoreau

“If one advances confidently in the direction of his dreams, and endeavors to live the life which he has imagined, he will meet with success unexpected in common hours. ”

“The price of anything is the amount of life you exchange for it. ”

“If a man does not keep pace with his companions, perhaps it is because he hears a different drummer. Let him step to the music which he hears, however measured or far away. ”

“As a single footstep will not make a path on the earth, so a single thought will not make a pathway in the mind. To make a deep physical path, we walk again and again. To make a deep mental path, we must think over and over the kind of thoughts we wish to dominate our lives. “

What Were You Born To Do?

In this excerpt from Fast Company magazine, we are reminded of the importance of being unique. As individuals and companies, we are constantly reminded of the need to differentiate. In this excerpt from the book One Big Thing – Discovering What You Were Born To Do, we are asked to reevaluate, reinvent, and really….live.

Good Morning – Motivational Quotes

The reason why people give up so fast is because they tend to look at how far they still have to go, instead of how far they have gotten. – Unknown

“If you really want to do something, you’ll find a way. If you don’t, you’ll find an excuse.” – Jim Rohn

“Fear is a habit; so is self-pity, defeat, anxiety, despair, hopelessness and resignation. You can eliminate all of these negative habits with two simple resolves: I can! and I will!” – Unknown

Motivational Quote – Full Potential?

“Compared to what we ought to be, we are only half awake”
– Professor William James, Harvard University

Motivational Image – BE YOU.