There’s little doubt that the world is moving at Mach 10 these days and on many fronts.
It’s not always a good thing, but it’s a’comin’ whether we like it or not.
That’s why we need to adapt, to be eternally vigilant about what’s ahead and be prepared to accept, embrace … and even endorse …the changes coming our way.
It sure beats the alternative, doesn’t it?
By any other name, FOCUS is the one thing we all struggle with.
There is too much to do, too much coming at us and we want it all.
We want to work hard, perform well, love our families, dote on our children … and be great athletes, gifted musicians … did I leave out the Red Carpet encore?
This simple quote is another way to frame the issue.
The less we try to do, the more we can accomplish and this is one swing thought that might help.
Question: What’s the one thing you can STOP DOING TODAY … so you can focus on what you really need to get done?
You can interpret this in many ways … but for me, it means that it’s okay if some things don’t go well or that you make mistakes.
If you are in the Spotlight of Leadership, whether as an artist or a business leader, you will only cast a shadow if you let the light shine upon you and are willing to be authentic and imperfect.
So, get out there!
Stand under the hot lights.
Face the music.
Do your best.
Belt it out … and let the shadows fall.
I have been married forever to a beautiful woman and have one spectacular daughter who has dedicated her life to helping children with life-threatening illnesses. Read more ….