S:0671 Distinction: Goal Setting vs. Worrying

(Distinctions are subtleties of language that, when gotten, cause a shift in a belief, behavior, value or attitude.)   This seems, at first glance, to be an obvious distinction; clearly goal setting is not anything like worrying. But look deeper. Worrying is: getting a clear picture full of emotion about exactly what you DON’T want.…Continue Reading →

S:0670 Principle: Self-Protection, Overdone

(Principles are basic truths that, when applied, cause success to come to you easier and quicker.)   It’s obviously useful to protect yourself. We know, from the work of Abraham Maslow published in 1943, that humans are wired at a deep level to have a sense of self-protection. Protect yourself from danger, attack, abuse, or…Continue Reading →

S:0669 Principle: The Conscious Entrepreneur

(Principles are basic truths that, when applied, cause success to come to you easier and quicker.)   What does Conscious mean? It means being awake, aware, clear, open, receiving, connected to, drawn by, and eager. It means you know you’re not alone and that what happens to others matters to you. It means, fundamentally, that…Continue Reading →

S:0668 Principle: Chasing the Needle

(Principles are basic truths that, when applied, cause success to come to you easier and quicker.)   After learning the basics of flying an airplane a pilot may go on to the more advanced training of learning to fly by only looking at the readings on instruments on the panel, not by looking outside the…Continue Reading →

S:0667 Quote: Free

(Quotes are capsules of information, reinforcement or enlightenment.)   “We must be free not because we claim freedom, but because we practice it.” William Faulkner   Coaching Point: We tend to think of freedom at a nation-state level, but this is about you. Where are you not free to live your life and what needs…Continue Reading →