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Were You Born with Drive or Did it Develop?

A student asked me this variation on the old nature v. nurture question recently. The short answer is that drive rarely just “develops” on its own; it must be carefully nurtured, watered, and fed to…

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Ten Qualities of a Leader

1.) Intelligent Initiative (Anyone can yell charge, can you pick the right moment? Prepare your troops properly? Train? Motivate?) 2.) Commitment to Continuous Improvement 3.)…

More Questions from a Young Entrepreneur

What professional should be my most trusted advisor? YOU! Educate yourself! You are your most valuable resource. The buck always stops with you. This is…

What makes for a Good Real Estate Deal?

A young real estate investor occasionally queries me for advice; here is my answer to one of his questions. Which of the following make a…

Why You Failed and They Succeeded

Some say they will believe it when they see it;  Truth is that you will never SEE it until you BELIEVE it i.e. you will…

There is no Cure for the Facts of Life

You are aging. If you don’t exercise, you will not be as healthy as if you do sweat on occasion. Someone will leave you. You…

Do You Pay Attention to You?

What do you do when you are tired? Lonely? Bored? Depressed? Frustrated? Anxious? What are your coping strategies? What or whom do you reach out…

Three Futile Strategies

We humans are often not comfortable dealing with troubling emotions. This most emphatically includes awareness around self-defeating patterns we are choosing to repeat. We frequently…

It’s Not Discipline…

It’s not discipline; it’s simply being smart about what we really want and being intelligent about how to really love and take care of ourselves.…