• What Most Entrepreneurs Don’t Know About Focus
    Inc - Jul 23
    Any entrepreneur will admit that it's important to focus. The task of the entrepreneur is intense and mentally-demanding. The surefire way to fail is to lose focus. You've got to focus. But focus on what? It's one... Read »
    1 week ago
  • How To Create A Game Changing Scorecard
    Great Leaders Serve - Jul 22
    Every leader and team should have a scorecard… I tried to convince you of this in my previous post. Today is part one of a post on how you can create a scorecard capable of driving real performance improvement. The... Read »
    1 week ago
  • The Strengths Movement And Work In America
    Fox Business - Mar 11
    In America there has been a long held cultural belief that you can accomplish anything you put your mind to as long as you work hard enough. In other words, success is purely a function of effort. The fundamental flaw in... Read »
    4 months ago
  • 3 Steps To Regaining Your Focus
    Fast Company - Jan 26
    It’s 9 a.m. on a Thursday. Your inbox has 61 unread messages, you have three meetings before 1 p.m.—not to mention a report due tomorrow. You’re feeling overwhelmed, distracted, restless, and unable to... Read »
    6 months ago
  • 5 Ways To Stay Focused At Work
    Time - Jan 15
    As the owner and CEO of a successful business, I’m constantly pulled in many directions. Our salespeople need information, a client calls with an issue or I’m due downtown for an industry meeting. To keep on top of it... Read »
    6 months ago
  • 5 Ways To Sustain A Long-Term Career Focus
    Entrepreneur - Jan 7
    You've heard the analogy: Life is a marathon, not a sprint. But I believe life is more about consistent, long-term focus. It is about making the decision to run a marathon and then preparing, running, recovering and... Read »
    6 months ago
  • 6 Tips To Stay Productive During The Holidays
    Fast Company - Dec 12
    Between office festivities and get-togethers with family and friends—not to mention holiday travel plans and the financial crunch that often occurs around this time of year—plenty of things may distract you from work... Read »
    7 months ago
  • The New Habit Challenge: Take Daily Walking Breaks To...
    Fast Company - Aug 22
    Research published in Diabetologia medical journal shows that the average adult spends 50% to 70% of his time sitting. Today we live in a world where most working professionals suffer from what the scientific community calls... Read »
    11 months ago
  • 4 Tell Tale Signs You’ve Let Your Focus Slip
    Fast Company - May 5
    We've heard where we need to add to our lives--sleep, time, discipline--but the bad habits in our paths make forming better ones even harder. Inspired by Life Hack's"10 habits of highly unfocused people," these personality... Read »
    1 year ago
  • Never Take Your Eye Off The Ball
    Entrepreneur - Mar 6
    In every industry there are companies that, for whatever reason, lose perspective on what really matters and take their eye off the ball. It happens to leaders of companies big and small, but there’s a world of difference... Read »
    1 year ago
  • 6 Ways To Strengthen Your Willpower Muscle
    Entrepreneur - Mar 5
    Would you rather be intelligent or disciplined? While most people would probably choose intelligence, discipline -- the ability to forgo immediate gratification in pursuit of a great goal -- is actually a great predictor of... Read »
    1 year ago
  • Why You Should Have A Personal Mission Statement
    Fast Company - Feb 25
    Companies have developed mission statements for years. It helps guide them by defining who they are and why they do what they do. If you want to be successful, you need to think of yourself as a personal brand. A personal... Read »
    1 year ago
  • Mastering The Fine Art Of Getting To The Point
    Fast Company - Jan 22
    We only truly focus for six hours a week. Endless meetings and wordy emails are chipping away at our dwindling attention spans. Joe McCormack, author of Brief, shares his short list of techniques to stay on track. Read »
    1 year ago
  • Stop Procrastinating And Stick To Good Habits Now
    Entrepreneur - Jan 7
    Recently, I've been following a simple rule that is helping me crush procrastination and is making it easier for me to stick to good habits at the same time. Here's what you need to know: Read »
    1 year ago
  • 12 Tools For More Mindful Living
    Fast Company - Dec 16
    Living a more mindful life is worth the effort, but remembering to focus and keep your mind in the moment is difficult. Here is a toolset designed to help you achieve your goals. Read »
    1 year ago