“I can’t change the direction of the wind, but I can adjust my sails to always reach my destination.” – Jimmy Dean
In an episode of Chopped, the popular cooking contest on Food Network, one of the participants dropped a large portion of his finished dish on the floor.
The rules of this high-stakes competition – along with kitchen hygiene – forbade him from serving the fallen pieces.
He had less than eight minutes before the round ended. He didn’t have enough ingredients or enough time to recook his meal.
He could have thrown up his hands and quit.Read More
Your business mission for creating a positive social impact rules the day. Tying that purpose back to customers might seem difficult, yet when a tenuous bond exists the opportunity arises to make true, lasting human connections (as opposed to monetary gains).Read More
Each of us depletes or energizes our being through personal actions and responses. Regardless of what one’s plan or idea might be, external forces always work to encroach our time and request our energy. More than ever before we:
- Are asked for more;
- Want to give as much as possible; and
- Make sure to show up for chosen obligations.
From the time the alarm goes off (either a clock or an internal biorhythm) so begins the onslaught. Where in all of that … are YOU?
“Excuses are lies wrapped up in reasons.” – Howard Wright
You embarked upon an entrepreneurial adventure to revel in the fun, freedom and financial independence that comes with being your own boss.Read More
Beware the barrenness of a busy life. – Socrates
When was the last time you removed yourself from distractions, turned off the constant chatter in your head, and focused completely on YOU? Read More
“You are the CEO of you: your choice matters. Take it, run with it, know you have a choice, and your decisions come from your freedom to choose.” – Jessica DewellRead More