S:0397 Principle: A Big Vison Supports Your Goals

(Principles are basic truths that, when applied, cause success to come to you easier and quicker.)   Have you ever had a hard time setting goals? Or achieving them? If so, one reason may be because you have not first recognized the vision of what your life is about. What is it, that is so…Continue Reading →

S:0396 Distinction: Choice vs. Sacrifice

(Distinctions are subtleties of language that, when gotten, cause a shift in a belief, behavior, value or attitude.)   A political leader of an emerging country was asked about the great sacrifices she had made during her country s rocky road to freedom. She responded that she “had never sacrificed, merely made choices.” Her s…Continue Reading →

S:0395 Quote: Arrogance

(Quotes are capsules of information, reinforcement or enlightenment.)   “Arrogance is the absence of a willingness to learn.” Thomas Leonard   Coaching Point: What have you learned lately?   Copyright 2003 Steve Straus. All rights reserved.Continue Reading →

S:0394 Principle: An Absence of Assumptions Fosters Curiosity

(Principles are basic truths that, when applied, cause success to come to you easier and quicker.)   Curiosity is one of our most useful human attributes. It helps us explore, discover and learn. The energy of curiosity pulls us forward in anticipation of an interesting future. Without curiosity most advances would only come from stopping…Continue Reading →