Tag : success

A Rallying Cry For The New Year: Ready, Set, GOALS! By Steve Fales

Successful people have goals. There is virtually no exception. What’s more, they write their goals, keep them top of mind, and use them as a compass for life. Here is what some truly high achievers said about goals: “Set your goals high, and don’t stop till you get there.” – Bo Jackson, sports legend “Setting goals is the first step in turning the invisible into the visible.” – Anthony Robbins, world-class motivational speaker “Unless you…

The Positive Pain Of Growth

Most people have heard the phrase “growing pains.” It’s an interesting concept. Just about everyone wants to grow – professionally, health-related, in relationships, and in other ways. But pain… that’s not so attractive. The truth is that if we are going to grow in any area of life, we will experience pain. It’s a simple fact. There are many types of pain. Of course physical pain can be part of growth – just ask a…

Confidence Is Crucial

When it comes to succeeding in our professional and personal lives, confidence is one of the most important qualities we can have. We’ve all been around people who exude this winning trait. Perhaps it is the surgeon whose reassuring manner puts you at ease, the professor in complete control of his or her subject matter, or the co-worker you can always count on for an insightful answer. Experts tell us that these individuals are bound…

Innovation Is Indispensable

Innovation is essential to an organization’s long term success. It leads to improved products or services, increased efficiency and additional profits. Managers must spearhead the development of an innovation initiative that helps all associates realize their importance in assuring the company’s continued development. In other words, a “business as usual” mentality stifles rather than strengthens the workplace.