Strategies for Success

Making your strategic goals more attainable

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Constructing a solid foundation from which to launch your strategic goals requires you to think differently than the status quo. In the process of working with a number of clients developing strategic life plans, I have had the opportunity to construct some basic tenants concerning strategic goals. If you implement these tenants in your planning process, you will position yourself to achieve your sustainable targets. Last year I began a series of short books designed to help the average person ... read more

The Genuine Challenge

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Genuine... This is such a powerful word. I like when people are genuine, authentic, and transparent. Some folks don't know how to display these qualities because of the fear of being hurt. That's because there is vulnerability in being genuine, authentic, and transparent. So, in order to protect themselves, they hide behind emotional walls constructed to keep others at a distance. The problem is the same walls that protect them lock others out. Vulnerability is a scary place. But it is exactly what ... read more

Readers are always leaders

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Charlie Jones  said, “Five years from today, you will be the same person that you are today, except for the books you read and the people you meet.” With this thought in mind I wanted to start off the New Year by making you aware of some resources that can change the person you are today. As the New Year approached, I was fast at work wrapping up the finishing touches on my first book of 2014 and beginning to put together the framework for my next project. I was blessed to be able to write ... read more

Behaviors that will change your life – Part Six & Part Seven

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I am posting these two parts together because they address the issue of investing and the investment industry. Consider investing akin to spending There are two basic categories of people when it comes to money management: spender and savers. Now there are variations within these two categories, but for the most part, you are either fiscally liberal or fiscally conservative. For those who are spenders, consider your investment dollars as a resource for buying your future, today. For those ... read more

Behaviors that will change your life – Part Five

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Behaviors that will change your life – Part Five Between now and the end of this year, I want to give you some pointers to think about to improve your retirement planning. This information is provided with couples and families in mind but the single person can cogitate on these points for future implementation. Each point is a behavior that is designed to help you, the reader, improve your chances of a successful retirement. The earlier you adopt these points the more impact they will have.  ... read more

Behaviors that will change your life Part Four

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Behaviors that will change your life Part Four Between now and the end of this year, I want to give you some pointers to think about to improve your retirement planning. This information is provided with couples and families in mind but the single person can cogitate on these points for future implementation. Each point is a behavior that is designed to help you, the reader, improve your chances of a successful retirement. The earlier you adopt these points the more impact they will have.  I ... read more

Behaviors that will change your life – Part Three

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Behaviors that will change your life – Part Three Between now and the end of this year, I want to give you some pointers to think about to improve your retirement planning. This information is provided with couples and families in mind but the single person can cogitate on these points for future implementation. Each point is a behavior that is designed to help you, the reader, improve your chances of a successful retirement. The earlier you adopt these points the more impact they will have.  ... read more

Behaviors that will change your life – Part Two

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Behaviors that will change your life – Part Two Between now and the end of this year, I want to give you some pointers to think about to improve your retirement planning. This information is provided with couples and families in mind but the single person can cogitate on these points for future implementation. Each point is a behavior that is designed to help you, the reader, improve your chances of a successful retirement. The earlier you adopt these points the more impact they will have.  ... read more

Behaviors that will change your life

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Between now and the end of this year, I want to give you some pointers to think about to improve your retirement planning. This information is provided with couples and families in mind but the single person can cogitate on these points for future implementation. Each point is a behavior that is designed to help you, the reader, improve your chances of a successful retirement. The earlier you adopt these points the more impact they will have.  I hope you find each behavior discussed of value to ... read more

Motivators, Drivers, and Passion

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As I have been writing the second chapter of my upcoming eBook, Empathy: Love and Life Beyond Self, I have been exploring the aspects of becoming a person of empathy. There are three core foundations by which all behavior is driven. These core foundations can result in positive or negative behaviors which ultimately result in positive or negative outcomes. Fulfillment is also derived from these three core foundations. The most prevalent core foundation in your life will determine your behaviors, ... read more