What is your One Minute Message to the world?I’m not asking about your elevator speech or your 30-second pitch or your best pickup line. I’m asking about your WHY. It might be why you do what you do for a living… or for a contribution. It might be your legacy... or what you do because you just can’t not do it. It's what George Bernard Shaw referred to as your Torch."Life is no brief candle to me. It is the splendid torch which I’ve got a hold of for the moment....Read More »
2019 Operating Instructions: Five life hacks to stop wishing for a happy new year and start creating one.
Did you know that you’ve already used up more than 10,000 minutes of 2019? Just in the first week… and we haven’t even gotten started yet. But let me ask you… How many of those minutes made you happy? How many caused you stress? How many did you waste on worry or regret? How many would you wish to do over? These are the kind of questions I ask myself and my clients at this time every year. The answers and the actions they inspire will change the course of your year… if you...Read More »
SPRING A new season. A new vision. A new start. What do you want to change? What result do you want to produce? Might be another zero on your bank balance Might be more appreciation for what you do Might be a new love for your body Might be someone to lay down beside you Might just be a deeper relaxation inside your own skin Choose one. And come get the system that will help you navigate the gap between where you are today and this seemingly-distant goal in your heart....Read More »
Money and Meaning. Yesterday I had coffee with an old friend here in Nice. We first met in 2010 at my first-ever public presentation about the Wheel of Creativity®. She is a master of Marketing knowledge, and we share common values for human beings and the planet. So we often talk about the intersection of money and meaningful work. In our professional practices, we both see so many of our clients – especially social entrepreneurs – struggle to bring the two together. As we...Read More »
What’s the one thing you feel you absolutely must do before you die? What stops you? Maybe there is one huge thing for you. Maybe there are a few. Maybe you’re still not sure. Most if not all of us have something we really want to do that we’re not doing… something that takes more than one step and more than five minutes to complete. And it’s uncanny how often these undone things are directly linked to what matters most to us. Day after day, week after week, month...Read More »
What word did you use this year? Resolution? Intention? Vision? We’re three and ½ weeks into the year now. So… Are you on track and feeling successful? Or… Are you already frustrated with yourself? Do you feel scattered, trying to do too many things at once? Are you spinning with noble goals, only to end each day further behind? Do you start things that are really important to you, but never finish them? Well… Maybe you’re trying to do too many things at...Read More »