Sunday

DAILY MINDSET “If people knew how hard I worked to achieve my mastery, it wouldn’t seem so wonderful after all.” – Michelangelo A quote from a man who is recognized as one of the greatest artists of all time. There’s the intoxicating myth in our society that there is such a thing as natural-born talent. … Continue reading Sunday

Thursday

DAILY MINDSET “I define anxiety as experiencing failure in advance.” – Seth Godin It’s not abnormal to feel the nerves before something big. We have a several thousand year-old survival mechanism that wants to protect us. A bit outdated maybe, but it’s still alive and well. This made sense when being chased by predators, or … Continue reading Thursday

Monday

DAILY MINDSET “Laziness, doesn’t get a vote. Frustration, doesn’t get a vote. Weakness, doesn’t get a vote. Negativity, doesn’t get a vote. Only you do.” - Jocko Willink As humans, we like comfort. And anything that challenges that comfort, will be met with resistance. And lots of it. It’s our innate self-preservation mechanism kicking in. … Continue reading Monday

Friday

DAILY MINDSET “Integrity is not a noun. It’s a verb.” Just about everyone “knows” right from wrong. And if one knows right from wrong, they could be said to “have integrity”, as they possess the requisite knowledge. Yet, we know that’s not what real integrity is - as not everyone acts with so. Real integrity, … Continue reading Friday

Thursday

DAILY MINDSET “Success is the ability to go from one failure to another with no loss of enthusiasm.” - Winston Churchill The definition of enthusiasm is “great excitement for or interest in a subject or cause.” Enthusiasm is about purpose and passion - not results. Define what your enthusiasm is. Why you do what you … Continue reading Thursday