S:0790 Quote: Will Power

(Quotes are capsules of information, reinforcement or enlightenment.)   “Will Power is a character defect!” Thomas Leonard   Coaching Point: That may sound harsh at first, but think about the energy surrounding and permeating will power. It is a pushing energy. Many people have taught that you need to use will power to make outcomes…Continue Reading →

S:0789 Principle: Decision Time

(Principles are basic truths that, when applied, cause success to come to you easier and quicker.)   One of the markers of a person’s growing maturity is that they are making better decisions. Children, and even many young adults, tend to make decisions based on the instant gratification of their immediate wants and needs. While…Continue Reading →

S:0788 Principle: Coaching

(Principles are basic truths that, when applied, cause success to come to you easier and quicker.)   Coaching is a unique and special relationship between two people. The elements of Coaching can be described (in a Texas way of speaking) as: Wake up. Clean up. Saddle up. And Giddyup. Translation: Wake up — Become aware.…Continue Reading →

S:0787 Distinction: Improve vs. Fix

(Distinctions are subtleties of language that, when gotten, cause a shift in a belief, behavior, value or attitude.)   This Distinction is about least effort with greatest return. You can accomplish many great outcomes by working hard, but you can also enjoy wonderful results more easily. A big part of the Coaching approach to life…Continue Reading →