Perhaps one person in every hundred thousand knows the secret of Ford’s success, and those who do know are too modest, or too reluctant, to speak of it, because of its simplicity. A single transaction will illustrate the “secret” perfectly.
It’s the lack of starting that kills most tasks and projects.
I’m often asked how you can start doing work you love – how you can make a living doing something you’re passionate about.
We come now to the major faults of leaders who fail, because it is just as essential to know what not to do as it is to know what to do.
The following are 11 important factors of leadership…
When I wrote the first words of my blog, more than five years ago, I had no idea those few keystrokes would change my life.
Fame is attention — and with enough attention you can generate passive income. Monetizing fame is actually pretty easy.
Research suggests that it is pro athlete’s ability to manage his goals, as well as his skill, determination and motivation that makes him successful.
Many people who are new to entrepreneurship approach the world of business in some rather funky ways.
Pride in success can prevent us from taking further action toward our goals. We should not allow our brains to convince us that a failure is a success just so that we can stop trying.
When asked during an interview how he managed to reach the top as a professional bodybuilder and Hollywood actor, Arnold Schwarzenegger replied with a single word: “Drive!”
First, you must decide exactly what it is you want to accomplish. And secondly, you must determine what price you’ll have to pay to get it, and then resolve to pay that price.
I’m sure you’ve heard the saying before: “Do what you love and the money will follow.” Sometimes the money does follow when you do what you love. Sometimes the magic works. But most of the time, it does not.
“Always remember, your focus determines your reality.”
People have an easier time starting toward a goal than finishing it, but a shift in attention can make all the difference in reaching the finish line.
Studies reveal that in the dog-eat-dog, look-out-for-Number 1, highly-competitive business world, only the aggressive, risk-taking alpha male can expect to succeed as an entrepreneur.
One of the biggest challenges in meeting any goal, whether it be related to productivity, waking early, changing a habit, exercising, or just becoming happier, is finding the motivation to stick with it.
A study by assistant marketing professor finds people are more satisfied if they set ambitious goals, as opposed to conservative goals.
Unlike with short-term finite goals, the unconscious will continue to positively value objects related to the long-term goals, even after a level of success has been achieved.
It’s amazing how many people I talk to who tell me they want to create a new blog, write a book, start a new business, change careers, make something new.