Does that really matter?

Many open doors with directional arrow cloudsWe all have our own value system that directs our thoughts and actions.  Some of those values are inherited, some are the result of significant experiences and others have developed over time from study and observation.  Jim Rohn, one of my early mentors, taught that this is a key area for introspection and is at the heart of personal development.  I agree.  He stated it this way:  “Make certain that whatever you (think, believe, do) is the product of your own conclusion. Be a student of many, a follower of none.”
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Are Your Roots Showing?

Last year I participated in a coaching program that was transformational. It was a group environment but all of the work was individualized. We were each given the same assignments to complete and then bring back to the group. By bringing our work back to the group we were learning to articulate with clarity what we had learned and confirmed as our personal beliefs about ourselves, our work and our vision for our lives. Continue reading “Are Your Roots Showing?”

Wealth: It’s not about what we have, it’s about how we use it!

An early mentor in my life taught that the major reason for setting any goal is what it is going to make of you to accomplish it. What it makes of you will always be the far greater value than the actual goal. This is very true when it comes to goals that we set for ourselves and wealth.

What is your wealth goal? Close your eyes with me for a moment and let’s transport ourselves forward to that place where you have reached your wealth goal. You are there! Perhaps you’ve achieved your first profitable year in your business. Maybe for you it’s reaching that first year with a six figure income. Or perhaps it’s a seven figure income or even eight figures. Are you there? Can you see it? Are you smiling yet? Good! Now join me back here in this present day. Continue reading “Wealth: It’s not about what we have, it’s about how we use it!”