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14 09, 2017

Grip & Rip and Kick into Gear for Year-End

By |September 14th, 2017|blog, news, personal|Comments Off on Grip & Rip and Kick into Gear for Year-End

“Your work is going to fill a large part of your life, and the only way to be truly satisfied is to do what you believe is great work. And the only way to do great work is to love what you do.”  —Steve Jobs, Apple Inc. co-founder, chairman and CEO How have you spent [...]

22 09, 2016

How to Promote Your Shoe Drive Fundraising Event

By |September 22nd, 2016|blog, development, news|Comments Off on How to Promote Your Shoe Drive Fundraising Event

With the fall comes a lot of nonprofit fundraising events to promote. One of the best ones I’ve seen recently was with the Whitesboro Music Boosters out of Marcy, New York. Their coordinator, Robin Wynn, was searching out fundraising ideas and decided to do a shoe drive fundraiser. Throughout the year, Whitesboro Music Boosters does [...]

26 07, 2016

The Number 1 Reason People Fail and How to Succeed

By |July 26th, 2016|blog, development, news|Comments Off on The Number 1 Reason People Fail and How to Succeed

I’m going to tell you the answer in the first sentence of this article: people give up. You can stop reading now. If, however, you want to succeed and learn how not to give up, read on… The Experiment If you’re trying to figure out success, here’s a little experiment for you. Go around and [...]

5 07, 2016

Win Small to Win Big

By |July 5th, 2016|blog, development, news|Comments Off on Win Small to Win Big

Not too long ago I was having a conversation with a bright and successful woman. We’ll call her Meg. By any measure, she’s successful. Meg has a great home in San Francisco. She works at a tech company that she loved–at one point, but where she no longer feels challenged. Meg has all of the [...]

14 06, 2016

10 Things That Require Zero Talent for Success

By |June 14th, 2016|blog, development, personal|Comments Off on 10 Things That Require Zero Talent for Success

I’ve been asked more than once what’s the secret to my success. It’s not a secret formula. It really doesn’t take much. It’s simply doing some things a lot better than many other people do. And, it’s understanding that these things don’t require any special talent on my part. That’s right. I don’t have to [...]

7 06, 2016

Get Rid of the Junk in Your Life So You Can Focus

By |June 7th, 2016|blog, development, personal|Comments Off on Get Rid of the Junk in Your Life So You Can Focus

If you visit my offices or home, you’re going to find everything in order. I’m someone who wants to be surrounded in a pleasant environment. I believe it helps my thinking. I don’t understand how some people do it. They surround themselves with junk and clutter and then wonder why they physically, psychologically and emotionally [...]

2 06, 2016

Putting Your Management Attention on 66.66 Percent of the People

By |June 2nd, 2016|blog, development, news|Comments Off on Putting Your Management Attention on 66.66 Percent of the People

I’m not going to put all of my time into developing 100 percent of the people on my team. There you have it. That’s the truth. It may be harsh and cold, but hear me out. I’m all about business. I live and breathe my businesses, even when I’m taking weekend days off or am [...]

31 05, 2016

The Number One Reason Why So Many People Don’t Make It

By |May 31st, 2016|blog, leadership, personal|Comments Off on The Number One Reason Why So Many People Don’t Make It

I work hard and I play hard. My team knows that and I foster that type of environment within my companies. Not too long ago, I hosted a weekend event at my home. When I bring people into my space, I want them to feel comfortable. I want everyone to have a good time. At [...]

24 05, 2016

YOU are 6 Inches From Being Successful

By |May 24th, 2016|blog, leadership, personal|Comments Off on YOU are 6 Inches From Being Successful

Look around you. By your definition of success, are you successful? Do you have the life and money you need to have? Do you enjoy what you do for a living? Are you happy with your spouse or partner? Be honest with yourself. What if I told you you’re only 6 inches from success? Yes, [...]

12 04, 2016

Success In Business or Life Is No Accident

By |April 12th, 2016|blog, development|Comments Off on Success In Business or Life Is No Accident

“Success is no accident. It is hard work, perseverance, learning, studying, sacrifice and most of all, love of what you are doing or learning to do.” – Pele Pele is regarded as one of the best, if not the best soccer player of all time. It's a great quote and he was right when he [...]