Category Archives: Influence

Why All the Hype About the WHY?


https://unsplash.com/@hjohnson02 Explain to me again why I should do business with you? Uh, because I have uh, great products? Uh, I provide a, uh fantastic service? Well don’t ten others that I can think of? Maybe twelve? Simple Leadership Lesson: Your WHY … Continue reading

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This is Why Everybody Has to Define “Tough” Their Way


Tough is personal. It’s yours, and mine, and everyone else’s. All at the same time… Yours is not mine. Mine can’t be yours. Theirs? It’s just not going to fit us. Because it’s so unique and personal. Tough defies definition and … Continue reading

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Why It’s Important for Injured Lions to Continue Roaring


What would we choose to talk about if we knew it was going to be the last thing we would be able to say? As in FOREVER… You can’t squeeze 20 years of living into 6 months. Can you? If we could stand in … Continue reading

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Do You Want to be Merely Effective or Awesomely Fulfilled?


https://unsplash.com/@nikarthur Simply Starting Out Your Week: We have choices Every day we face a multitude of choices. Some easy. Quick. Simple. What shirt do I choose? Should I wear my hair up or let it loose? Triple Shot Venti Americano or Grande Low … Continue reading

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How to Get Your Posts to Go Viral


Mikhail Vasilyev@miklevasilyev A picture of a kitten is guaranteed to get views. Right? Night before last I poured my soul into an article. Hours. Left my heart bleeding on the keyboard. I posted it yesterday morning. It’s this one HERE. About how my … Continue reading

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It Can Be Good When Things Get In Your Way


I dislike it when stuff gets in the way of achieving my goals. Frustration. Irritation. Exasperation. Vexation. All of the “ations”. At times, outright anger and — perhaps a bit of rage? You know what I mean?. An impediment just occurred. Something … Continue reading

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This Is What Happens When We Have Influence


“We never know which lives we influence, or when, or why.” ― Stephen King My past mistakes have been plentiful. Some even catastrophic. I must have gotten a bulk price on mistakes. I’m not exaggerating. There was a time in my life when I pretty much … Continue reading

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