S:0337 Quote: Conscious Action

(Quotes are capsules of information, reinforcement or enlightenment.)   “Man’s task is simple. He should cease letting his existence be a thoughtless accident.” Friedrich Nietzsche   Coaching Point: Are you in action? Consciously?   Copyright 2002 Steve Straus. All rights reserved.Continue Reading →

S:0336 Quote: Limitations

(Quotes are capsules of information, reinforcement or enlightenment.)   “We … are our only limitations.” Steve Straus   Coaching Point: Gosh, does that mean I can’t blame anyone else?   Copyright 2002 Steve Straus. All rights reserved.  Continue Reading →

S:0335 Distinction: Passion vs. Compulsion

(Distinctions are subtleties of language that, when gotten, cause a shift in a belief, behavior, value or attitude.)   You probably know people who tell you how passionate they are about something. Yet, when you hear their story and feel their energy, something is “off”. It could be that instead of being powered by a…Continue Reading →

S:0334 Distinction: Progress vs. Maintain

(Distinctions are subtleties of language that, when gotten, cause a shift in a belief, behavior, value or attitude.)   When you progress, things change. When you maintain, things stay the same. Pretty obvious, huh? The point of this distinction is to know what you want to have happen, then make sure your actions are in…Continue Reading →

S:0333 Principle: Now Is The Time To Not Waste Any More Time

(Principles are basic truths that, when applied, cause success to come to you easier and quicker.) What is “wasting time” to you? Watching TV? Playing a game on your computer? Idly chatting with someone about trivial issues? When asked, most people define wasting time as “doing that which is not important.” How do you know…Continue Reading →