Is the exhortation Don't Stop different than Keep Going? I often hear people saying that the best way to reach a goal is to keep going. As I was out running the other day, I wanted to reach my goal, to run five miles, but the idea of keeping going seemed too hard. I didn’t have the … [Read more...] about Whatever you do — don’t stop [VIDEO]
Many experts have told me that the best way to keep motivated is to keep my eye on the goal. I’ve been told to envision how reaching the goal will feel and look. Frankly, I’ve even said the same thing to people. But you know what - it doesn’t always work. I’m striving to reach a personal goal – … [Read more...] about Where Is Your Focus?
In today's video blog, I share with you what I learned about business and motivation, as well as the hidden reserves we all carry with us in every situation, simply by running four miles this morning. Here’s a brief summary of what I share in the video – three lessons I learned while out for … [Read more...] about I Ran Four Miles – What I Learned About Business and Motivation
I shot a video for you this week, about productivity coaching. In it I talked about how humbled I was after my morning run. Don’t bother scrolling down to view it. There is no video here, just an image of one. You see, I played the video before sending it to my assistant. It was awful. The … [Read more...] about Why I am disappointed in myself
A couple of years ago I was concerned about becoming an “empty nester”. Well, here I am three years later, and over all of that time, I only had an empty nest for three months. You may remember that Eric started college only to come home a semester later and get a job. He was home for a … [Read more...] about Do you worry prematurely?
My friend Mike and I are birthday twins. Our birthday was yesterday (May 1). We’ve been friends for 22 years. We met when our first kids were infants, in a little play group. Over the past few years we’ve taken advantage of our shared birthday and celebrate together. We spent Sunday in NY City … [Read more...] about Don’t do it alone