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Action Planning Podcast Series | Got Competition?

Strategy-A Plan of Action

What are we going to be covering in this 4th podcast in our Action Planning Course? A critical part of planning requires you to carefully examine all of the opportunities available to help you build your business … and to apply consistent criteria so that you can compare each of them equally. In our previous…

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Action Planning Podcast Series | What are you good at?

Strategy-A Plan of Action

What are we going to be covering in this 3rd podcast in our Action Planning Course? A critical part of planning requires you to carefully examine all of the opportunities available to help you build your business … and to apply consistent criteria so that you can compare them equally. In this podcast, we describe…

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Action Planning Podcast Series | First, kill all the strategy myths

Strategy-A Plan of Action

What are we going to be covering in this 2nd podcast in our Action Planning Course? First, we’re going to pull up to the dumpster to drop off the the excuses everyone uses for the lack of planning. We’ll see why plans in your head are only ideas and why unless they’re written down, they’re…

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Can you put a lifetime on a 3×5 card?

Do you think you could distill a lifetime of experiences into a handful of sentences … so that when your grown children read them, they would hold them as dearly as they once held their teddy bears? I’ve recently published several lists of “life lessons”, for lack of a better term, that keep coming my…

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The Great Multitasking Hoax: It’s killing us

I’m starting to hate multitasking. I’ve known for some time that it’s not healthy … And not particularly productive. I caught myself in the spring with The Misleading Meandering of Multitasking. I ignored the Stanford researchers … and I actually reported almost a year ago that multitasking doesn’t work by most accounts. But I hung…

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Warning: Speed may not be good for our health!

“Speed, for lack of a better term, is good”. That’s not quite what Gordon Gekko said in the original Wall Street movie, but it’s close enough for our purposes. So, who’s complaining about the super-fastest fiber-cable ever? Nobody that I know of, but here’s what caught my attention. It isn’t just the extraordinary speed extolled…

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The Zen of Goal Setting: Don’t tell anyone

How many times have we been told to write down our goals so we can keep them in focus … and make sure we tell everyone around us so they can support us and cheer us on. Derek Sivers strongly disagrees and shares what he’s learned from psychologists going back to the 1920’s. His TED…

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