How true that “Go the extra mile. It’s never crowded.” saying by an unknown author is, right? When you go the extra mile — whether it’s at work, on a project at home, in an activity, or in your business — you really stand out. » Read more
Category Archives: Success
Know what makes a person successful? It’s no real secret: they do.
Let’s take someone who wants to be a model as an example. Sure, sometimes a model is “discovered” while walking down the streets of New York, but that’s the exception and not the rule. And even if they are discovered, they still have to do the work. It’s not like, bam, they’re rich, famous, and successful because they decided to step out for donuts one day. » Read more
Success means different things to different people, but one thing is for sure: nobody dreams of growing up to be a failure. Yet failure holds the key to success.
Think for a minute about the last thing you screwed up, no matter how small or how large a failure it was.
Really think about it for a minute. I’ll wait.
Now answer this question: What went wrong? » Read more
One of the takeaways I got from Blogworld LA was that we should prepare for massive success. That’s not specific just to blogging either, but to whatever endeavors we try.
To me, preparing for massive success involves picturing what that might really look and feel like — envisioning it as a real possibility, not just in the “oh yeah, wouldn’t that be great” sense. And there is a difference. » Read more