S:1178 Great Fear: Of Making a Mistake

(Great fears are barriers to experiencing your real life.) [There are countless fears, yet few are of the level of the Great Fears. A Great Fear is noted by its commonness and its effect; it shows up in a large part of society and can have a numbing effect on one’s happiness.]   “What might…Continue Reading →

S:1177 Quote: Enthusiasm

(Quotes are capsules of information, reinforcement or enlightenment.)   “The secret of genius is to carry the spirit of the child into old age, which means never losing your enthusiasm.” Aldous Huxley   Coaching Point: That’s why some people are afraid to retire, they think they will lose their enthusiasm for life. Enthusiasm is self-imposed,…Continue Reading →

S:1176 Principle: Breakthroughs

(Principles are basic truths that, when applied, cause success to come to you easier and quicker.)   Many people enjoy solving crossword puzzles. Occasionally they run into one which seems unsolvable. They try and try and try, but can’t get any of the words. Then one little 3-letter word falls into place. It causes another…Continue Reading →

S:1175 Quote: Fun

(Quotes are capsules of information, reinforcement or enlightenment.)   “People rarely succeed unless they have fun at what they are doing.” Dale Carnegie   Coaching Point: I frequently come across people who believe they must strive, struggle, stress, effort, or suffer to achieve outcomes. When quizzed about their approach to life they say it’s the…Continue Reading →

S:1174 Great Question: Freedom?

(Great questions lead to great answers; weak questions, weak ones.)   “How do I define my freedom today?”   Coaching Point: This Great Question has multiple parts. First, notice it is “my” freedom, not the definition someone else or society may have. Next, today’s definition may be different from one you had in times past.…Continue Reading →