Do Hard Things

I’m sitting here in the Pocatello regional airport and as my wife and I were walking into the building,

…I was noticing the symmetric architecture, feeling grateful for the lush oriental gardens and thinking about how, while putting it all together probably wasn’t easy, the brains behind it all were likely well-compensated for their efforts. read more

Expert Council Vs. Opinion

Expert council is advice that comes from someone who has successfully done what you want to do and has created what you want to create.

Opinion, on the other hand, comes from everyone else.

Since opinions tend to flood the marketplace and our world, this can be a challenge.

Part of the trick of success seems to be cultivating deaf ears for most of what we hear. read more

The Most Powerful Form of Influence

Do you have a desire to influence others in a positive way?

Have you ever wondered what you could do or say to make this happen in the most effective way?

Over the last few weeks, I’ve been striving to influence my kid’s to be disciplined.

We’ve come up with tracking charts & incentives… I’ve told them stories and tried to help them see the value of developing new disciplines in their lives. read more