Archive for October, 2009

Action Management for Peak Performance

Wednesday, October 7th, 2009

One of the most important qualities of almost every millionaire I know is that they are laser focused on managing their time. Personally, I always have a hard time with the term “time management” because in reality, you can’t manage time. But you can manage action. So what this chapter is all about is helping […]

Gratitude and Appreciation Reinforces Giving

Monday, October 5th, 2009

A recent management study revealed that 46% of employees leaving a company do so because they feel unappreciated; 61% said their bosses don’t place much importance on them as people; and 88% said they don’t receive acknowledgment for the work they do. Whether you are an entrepreneur, manager, teacher, parent, coach or simply a friend, […]

The Shadow – Birthplace of Brilliance and Creativity

Saturday, October 3rd, 2009

We all have unlimited potential. We keep most of it locked away in a vast, mysterious area of the psyche called the “Shadow.” The Shadow is the birthplace of brilliance, the crucible of creativity. Paradoxically, it is also the domain of our most destructive impulses. Fictional characters like serial killer Hannibal Lecter become popular icons […]

Hitting Bottom to Reach New Heights

Thursday, October 1st, 2009

Many people feel that, in total, their lives aren’t all that bad. Sure, things could be better. They might half-heartedly attempt a suggestion from a self-help book or TV talk show now and then – only to abandon it when it doesn’t instantly work miracles in their lives. As the years go by they may […]