Archive for June, 2017

Hope is the companion of power, and mother of success.

| June 30, 2017
Hope is the companion of power, and mother of success.

At the exact halfway point in the year, I find it useful to look back to see what I have accomplished—and look forward to see what I hope to accomplish before the year runs its course.

In a way, this turning-point is a critical juncture in reaffirming that what I say I want, is indeed what I intend to spend my working days pursuing—and if I have the power necessary to transform my hopes into tangible results.




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These 3 Dragons Cause You Heartbreak Beyond Imagination…

| June 30, 2017
These 3 Dragons Cause You Heartbreak Beyond Imagination…

All you need to do is armor up, step up, and slay them.

Which, of course, is much easier said than done!

When we were crafting The Excellence Habit, it became obvious to us that there are powerful inward forces holding people back from high achievement. Huge, scary, fire-breathing dragons that cause us to shrink from the fray, run and hide while we wait until the time is just right to pursue our goals.







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Are you just living in a dream or living your dreams?

| June 28, 2017
Are you just living in a dream or living your dreams?

This week, we will be doing a “refresher” course on dreams and dreaming. Your dreams are critically important in the grand scheme of things—because without them, your life has no future.







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A thought on your climb to the top…

| June 27, 2017
A thought on your climb to the top…

Take a moment to reflect back on the last 5 years of your life.

You spent your time. Did you get what you hoped for in return?

In other words, was the climb worth the effort?







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The Imagination Connection

| June 26, 2017
The Imagination Connection

When we were creating The Power of TQ and 10 Choices of Intentional Excellence, we asked a simple question, “Why do some people succeed brilliantly, where others fail dismally?”

The correct answer, supported by millions of data points, is that people who succeed EXPECT to succeed, where failures fail, simply because they do not EXPECT to succeed in the first place.







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The attention your dreams seek is action.

| June 23, 2017
The attention your dreams seek is action.

This week we are going to talk about the power of cumulative action—keeping your dreams alive and well by giving them the attention they so richly deserve… by taking a successive series of small steps in the direction of your dreams.

The attention your dreams seek is ACTION. They cry out for ACTION. Is taking bold action a problem for you? Take a minute to







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Your Wealth Turbocharger

| June 21, 2017
Your Wealth Turbocharger

Theodore Levitt, Publisher of the Harvard Business Review and numerous books on marketing and business management, observed that there are 2 key ingredients to world changing success: Innovation and Marketing.

Both are driven by your imagination and an unshakeable belief in what is possible.







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Success Is Like An Iceberg

| June 20, 2017
Success Is Like An Iceberg

Success is determined by what we cannot see…

It’s the first day of summer!

A perfect day to think about the cold embrace of the sea.

Today, let’s take a look at success from a different perspective. What lies beneath the tip of an iceberg…







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What are your top 3, most critical activities?

| June 19, 2017
What are your top 3, most critical activities?

All last week we talked about passion, purpose and mission. Yes, it is essential that you KNOW your purpose in life. Yes, it is essential that you LIVE your purpose.

Until you do, you are spending the one life you have to live on things that simply don’t matter.

Once you understand this… once you commit to this… once you make the determination that you WILL live your purpose… the question becomes “HOW?” Just how in the world am I going to make this happen?







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Finding Vision

| June 18, 2017
Finding Vision

So much of our lives revolve around people with outstanding vision. The founders of Apple, Amazon, Starbucks, Google, Facebook and Twitter immediately come to mind as men and woman who built companies who changed the very fabric of the future. Who would have ever thought that Bill Gate’s vision of “making the PC more important than the mainframe…” or Larry Page’s vision of “indexing all the knowledge…







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These three thieves, Fear, Uncertainty and Doubt, will rob you of your future.

| June 16, 2017
These three thieves, Fear, Uncertainty and Doubt, will rob you of your future.

This week, I want to cover a topic that is a big stopper of BOTH dreaming and doing: FEAR. If you let them, these three thieves, Fear, Uncertainty and Doubt, will rob you of your future. They put a big damper on each of the 10 Colors within your Time Prism… which causes you an enormous reduction in your personal POWER.







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The Journey to Destiny…

| June 14, 2017
The Journey to Destiny…

Our prime Mission at TQ… every waking moment… every thought we think… every product or service we develop… is designed to make it easier for ordinary people to produce extraordinary results over time.

With hundreds of millions of data points, we have found that the vast majority of people find themselves locked in a constant battle between success and survival.







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Are you prepared for the inevitable economic storm ahead?

| June 12, 2017
Are you prepared for the inevitable economic storm ahead?

Charles Darwin opined that “It is not the strongest of the species that survives, nor the most intelligent. It is the one that is most adaptable to change.”

You know that the global economy teeters on a precipice — both candidates for US President agree that big changes are needed and coming…







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What Is Your Time Quotient? Why Should You Care?

| June 7, 2017
What Is Your Time Quotient? Why Should You Care?

Last week we discussed the difference between hopes and wishes vs. crystal-clear EXPECTATIONS. As I pointed out all week, what you have the RIGHT to expect is based on four Colors within your personal Time Prism: Your sense of purpose and MISSION… your ATTITUDE… your ability to set Smart GOALS… and your ability to establish […]




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It Takes Desire, Talent and Skill

| June 5, 2017
It Takes Desire, Talent and Skill

So often we get caught up in doing what we have always done, we quite literally, cannot see the forest for the trees.

Today, I just want to take you back to the basics.

If there are things you want and have not yet attained… regardless of what it is… the reason is actually quite simple.







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