Spend Your Physical Energy Currency Wisely

One huge challenge that all entrepreneurs share is staying focused because they wear many hats in the course of providing jobs, services, and products. It’s a ton of responsibility, which can be overwhelming. As a productivity and performance coach, I help...

Here’s a Great Recipe for a Great Life

Take a 10-30 minute walk every day. And while you walk, smile. It is the ultimate anti-depressant. Sit in silence for at least 10 minutes each day. Talk to God about what is going on in your life. When you wake up in the morning complete the following statement:...

Be a Lifetime Learner, Or Else!

Not so very long ago the general population thought that once you had completed college or trade school you were done with learning. People who believe they are already educated and can rely on their past achievements, can’t meet today’s challenges. They...

The Past is a Closed Door

While living at home as a child, whenever something bad happened to me, my mother used to say, “You cannot move forward if your head is turned looking backward.” That’s a very true statement. The choices we make every day give us the ability to focus our mental energy...

PT Barnum’s Commandments for Success

I found this advice from Showman Phineas T. Barnum’s (1810-1891) autobiography that is as valuable today as it was when it was written. I think it’s important to always remind yourself of time-tested truths. As you read this advice, ask yourself, “How can I use...

Stop Procrastinating. Start Succeeding!

Do you have self-imposed obstacles in your life because you delay taking action that would move you toward success? As a productivity coach, I often hear people say, “I had this great idea but before I could act on it someone else did.” Or, “I...