Why Waiting for the Right Moment is Often a Mistake

Are you waiting for the perfect time to launch your grand plan? We don’t like to wait in line, but we’re more than content to wait for some other things. Diets are commonly started on a Monday, or the first of the month, or the first of the year. It’s rare that someone chooses to … Continue reading Why Waiting for the Right Moment is Often a Mistake

It is enough to do my best

Doing my best is all that really matters in the end. When my results are less than I desire, I take comfort in knowing that I do my best. My best is enough. I am satisfied knowing that I put forth my best effort. I realize that sometimes I could improve my approach to achieve … Continue reading It is enough to do my best

3 Techniques for Sharpening Your Critical Thinking Skills

Critical thinking is the ability to objectively analyze an issue and arrive at a conclusion that's supported by evidence. Although critical thinking is absolutely necessary for achieving any level of success in business, this fundamental skill isn't taught in school. Critical thinkers take an issue and break it down into its smallest components, analyzing an … Continue reading 3 Techniques for Sharpening Your Critical Thinking Skills

Each day is a learning opportunity for me

My mind stays forever young, even while the rest of me ages. I take the time to learn something new each day. I see learning opportunities everywhere I go. When I attend business meetings, I observe the expressions of the veterans. I look at their display of confidence, and take note of how they handle … Continue reading Each day is a learning opportunity for me

My wisdom develops more with every misstep I make

I look at every experience as a blessing. Every chance I get to participate in something is an opportunity to learn something new. Even when the outcome is unfavourable, I push myself to find the deeper meaning. I become wiser with every error I make. I take the time to learn how to approach a situation differently the next time around. When someone in authority criticises my performance, I accept it. I use criticism to help me grow and do better in the future. I try to never make the same error twice. I accept that I am a flawed individual, but I strive to correct my weaknesses.