Maximum Motivation: How to Get It and Keep It

How to leverage success stories–the most powerful force for motivation

Everyone knows motivation is the key to success. When you are excited, motivated, staying positive, and looking forward to what you have to do, then you are setting yourself up for getting the results you want. But we all live in an imperfect world. Things pop up on a daily basis that get us off… Read more »

Unsatisfied with Life? How to Start Living Bigger

3 ways you can break away from the mediocrity trap

Over the past few weeks, I’ve read a couple of articles about research by Gallup on whether Americans are satisfied or unsatisfied with life. They were asking about people’s personal lives—work, money, relationships, possibilities for the future, etcetera. Lots of people wrote about the results with a big grin. Look at how satisfied we all… Read more »

Set the Deadline to Achieve Your Goals

5 ways flipping the deadline switch on in your life could change your progress forever.

I know a woman who doesn’t believe in New Year’s resolutions; instead, she establishes a theme for the year instead. Each year, the theme is something she has been wishing or hoping for, but has never made happen. She started doing this because she realized as soon as she set the deadline, everything started to… Read more »

Keep Making Adjustments for Consistent Growth

Maintain your momentum by making adjustments.

In order to stay on track and maintain your pace, you have to make adjustments. If you’re on the highway and your lane suddenly slows down, you switch lanes, right? It’s a small, simple adjustment. Small, simple, regular adjustments are the key to consistent growth and progress. Serial winners rely on small adjustments. Small adjustments… Read more »

Build Your Confidence by Identifying Your Strengths

Don't let self-doubt hold you back.

Self-confidence is believing in your ability to succeed. Without it, you’re less likely to try new things, seize opportunities, take risks, or go for the things you really want in life. Understanding how to build your confidence is a serious advantage in life. Being born with a knack or passion for something is one thing,… Read more »

How to Stop Procrastinating & Boost Your Enthusiasm

Progress happens when we get excited about what’s in front of us.

  It seems like such an easy thing to do. Go to Google, type in “how to stop procrastinating,” and boom—up pops lots of tips and tricks to solve a problem. But for many, those tricks aren’t much help. Why is that? I think it’s because most articles overlook the mental game of breaking the habit… Read more »

Achieve Your Life Goals & Ignite Your Passion

If you're making slow or no progress on your life goals, maybe it's time to reassess.

Most people think of January as the Make Progress on Your Life Goals month, but March is when we should really be talking about it. Why? Because it’s the month our progress usually hits a serious slump. Don’t let this happen to you. There are lots of reasons we start to back off our goals… Read more »

Feeling Defeated? Coach Yourself Through Tough Times

The essential self-coaching techniques used by high achievers.

Feeling defeated? Believe it or not, we all face tough times—it’s unavoidable. Even the most successful people you know can tell you about the incredible challenges they’ve faced if you ever take the time to ask. But winners find a way to win anyway, because how you respond to tough times determines the kind of… Read more »

Give Yourself This Crucial Advantage for the New Year

Have some fun now to create an awesome twelve months.

It’s that time of year again. Everybody is doing it. Every big news outlet, most bloggers, analysts of all sorts, late-night talk-show hosts, comedians. So why not get in on the action? What am I talking about? Top ten lists! Everyone else uses them; why not you? Even though we’re bombarded with them every year,… Read more »

The Serial Winner Assessment

Do you have the skills and mindset to achieve success again and again?

Becoming a serial winner isn’t easy. Some of the mindset and behaviors might come naturally to you, but most of us stumble, hit walls, get stuck, and feel confused. We find ourselves asking, Why am I still struggling with this? or What am I missing? This assessment is a tool for parting the fog and getting… Read more »