Posts Tagged ‘mindset’

Overcoming Fear Series – Part 1: What is Fear?

  “Fears are nothing more than a state of mind.” – Napoleon Hill Note: This is the first of a four part series on overcoming fear and building confidence.  INTRODUCTION TO THE SERIES Over the next four weeks, I will be posting one post per week on the topic of addressing limiting beliefs and expanding…

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In Defense of Pen and Paper (aka Old School Tools)

          Image Courtesy of Dinuraj K *TL;DR: Plan more productively by using a pen and paper (aka. Old School Tool). In this post I am going to encourage you to do some regular planning, but on paper. Electronic aids have become ubiquitous, but its time to give some love to the pen…

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Matters of the Heart: Be Yourself

Image Courtesy of David Goehring https://flic.kr/p/HL4KB Make sure that you always follow your heart and your gut, and let yourself be who you want to be, and who you know you are. And don’t let anyone steal your joy. – Jonathan Groff Life is much better when you follow your heart. I learned this lesson the…

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Using Virtual Mentors: What Has Influenced Me?

          Image Courtesy of Stewart Butterfield. https://flic.kr/p/9L4DC   If you are looking to start your own business, one of the first recommendations is to find a mentor. If you are like I was and are just getting started, this can be daunting for a couple of reasons: Business people are very busy. There…

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How to Define the Dreams You Want to Achieve

When I was a child, I had a lot of dreams about what I wanted to be when I grew up. From a truck-driver, airline pilot to the generic “rich guy.” I’m currently none of these! My problem was that I didn’t really define what my dreams were, what really drove me or what I…

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