S:1395 Principle: Belong

(Principles are basic truths that, when applied, cause success to come to you easier and quicker.) “I belong everywhere I am.” I overheard that sentence recently. It was spoken matter-of-factly with little emotional charge. Clearly it was a simple statement of that person’s truth – “I belong everywhere I am.” Reflecting on it I wonder […]

S:1394 Principle: 1202

(Principles are basic truths that, when applied, cause success to come to you easier and quicker.) Less than 25% of the world’s population is older than 53 meaning that for over three-quarters of living people the first landing on the Moon’s surface by humans is in interesting historical event not a personally remembered one. The […]

S:1392 Principle: NOW

(Principles are basic truths that, when applied, cause success to come to you easier and quicker.) NOW begins and ends at the same time. Since the Past and the Future are simply mental constructs (i.e. not real) ancient wisdom suggests it is best to live in the NOW. It would then be a good idea […]

S:1389 Principle: Flying Solo

(Principles are basic truths that, when applied, cause success to come to you easier and quicker.) This S3MC uses flying as a metaphor. It’s about a lot more than flying. When learning to become a pilot one of the significant steps – some might rightly call it THE significant step – is the occasion of […]

S:1385 Principle: Goodness

(Principles are basic truths that, when applied, cause success to come to you easier and quicker.) This S3MC comes in three steps. First, bring to mind people you have experienced as having goodness. A friend, a leader, a child, someone who exudes an energy of niceness, warmth, quiet friendliness. Goodness has an absence of critical […]

S:1380 Principle: Abilities

(Principles are basic truths that, when applied, cause success to come to you easier and quicker.) Driving home from the gym this morning I was behind a service van for a not-for-profit organization. Their slogan/motto/theme was painted in big letters – “Abilities Outweigh Disabilities.” So simple. So true. But. When we focus on the disabilities […]

S:1376 Principle: Transparent

(Principles are basic truths that, when applied, cause success to come to you easier and quicker.) What if in all your important relationships you built them around four statements: 1) I’ll tell you what I want.2) I’ll tell you what I don’t want.3) Tell me what you want.4) Tell me what you don’t want. The […]

S:1372 Principle: Remembering

(Principles are basic truths that, when applied, cause success to come to you easier and quicker.) You know when this has happened to you – you’re working away at a task, believing you’re learning something new, maybe even feeling a bit of struggle, when suddenly it’s like you’re remembering something you’ve always known. A clarity […]

S:1368 Principle: Reflection Points

(Principles are basic truths that, when applied, cause success to come to you easier and quicker.) In all lives there are unbidden inflection points. Defined as moments when change occurs. The effect an inflection point has depends on its timing, potential impact, and probably most importantly, on awareness. Inflection points can be at the start, […]

S:1366 Principle: Living

(Principles are basic truths that, when applied, cause success to come to you easier and quicker.) Don’t be afraid of death.Be afraid of an unlived life. Coaching Point: What is one piece of evidence you are living your life?And one more indication?And another? Copyright 2022 Steve Straus. All rights reserved.