Success Thought of the Day – 10/21/21
If you want to execute, get the answers, learn the “how.” If you want to improve or innovate, understand the questions that led to the answers. [Read More in the Post]
Success Thought of the Day – 10/20/21
“Scrappy” is an attribute associated with many bootstrapping entrepreneurs. Their commitment to their passion and lack of resources allows their imagination to fill the gap and create solutions.
Don’t worry about what you don’t have; use everything that you do have.
Success Thought of the Day – 10/19/21
Colin Powell has always been one of my favorite people to quote. While reaching incredible heights, he maintained humility and never lost sight of the importance of people. #RIP
Success Thought of the Day – 10/18/21
Revisit the problem that burdens you the most. For a moment, forget rules, best practices, case studies, and even the luminaries that previously worked on the problem. [Read More in the post]
Success Thought of the Day – 10/14/21
Org charts would better portray leadership inversely printed with the leader at the bottom.
Leadership can be perceived as an authority from a distance. However, in the seat, leadership is serving others, helping them be their best, and collectively achieve the vision.
Success Thought of the Day – 10/13/21
Either way, you are going to spend time. You can proactively create or reactively unwind and revamp. 🤷🏾♂️
Success Thought of the Day – 10/12/21
Progress is the result of personal decisions and taking accountability. Placement is an outcome of several factors, many of which are beyond your control. Do your very best and be proud of your progress, regardless of placement.
Success Thought of the Day – 10/11/21
I participated in the Founders over 40 conference last week, sharing my story and lessons and learning from others. As Elizabeth Isele shared some of her work, she said, “I started that business when I was just 50 years old,” with such a vibrant tone. [Read More]
Success Thought of the Day – 10/6/21
During game days, NFL team sidelines are great examples of immersion within a community. Full engagement in the current play, reviewing and planning, caring for others, and ultimately, making each other better. [Read More]
Success Thought of the Day – 10/5/21
Consider a setback to be preparation. It is like pulling back an arrow, allowing you to be propelled forward with greater force.
Success Thought of the Day – 10/4/21
Keep chasing those ideas. Keep defying the conventional. Keep pushing for the change you want to see.
Success Thought of the Day – 9/30/21
One of my favorite movie scenes occurs during a listening session for a new song in The Temptations movie. Berry Gordy asked a critical question, “would you spend your last ten cents to buy this record?” If people did not say yes, the record wasn’t good enough to present to the world in his mind.
You must have those same types of filters as you develop your business ideas.