Want More Success? You’ll Have To Do This 1 Thing

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  Will said, “They won’t do it!  Have you read Sven’s email.  He said ‘No.’”   I asked Will, “Have you spoken to them?”   “No.” I Instant Message Sven.  I bring up the situation, apologize for any way we miscommunicated in the past, and ask when there’d be a good time to chat.  Sven […]

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Are you connected enough?

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    It seems the more people we connect with the less there is of us to go around.  I start with the default answer of ‘No’ when a friend asks me to do something.  I check my calendar.  Then I offer a date 3 weeks in the future. Am I free now?   Yes. […]

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How do you know if it’s too late?

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To … Take more risks.   Begin to exercise.  Eat healthier.  Spend a night together with your family.  Have a beer with a friend.  Ask her out.  Say I’m sorry.   Say I love you.  Buy her flowers.  Cook him a steak.  Buy him flowers.  Cook her a steak.  Manage your boss.  Manage your boss’s […]

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There better be an good reason you don’t read this!

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  Sometimes I get stuck in traffic.  You, too, huh? I’ll start thinking to myself, “There better be an accident up there!”  When I’m really twisted, I think “Somebody better be hurt!”. Sometimes the situations different.  Maybe it’s bad service at a restaurant.  I let the manager know.  Then I think, “They better knock something […]

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A quick way to kick ass

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I was late. Again. The bruises on my ass sore from me kicking itagain. If my shower was shorter. If I hasn’t taken my timeshaving. If I hadn’t hit snooze. I would be there.A word whispered in my ear. “You are here.” I was in my car.  Driving.   Alone.  No where else. No matter […]

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Want This Year to Be Easier? Read This.

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  We scurried out of the house.  We just scored an hour with Jen’s parents watching the girls.  A huge sigh of relief for both of us. It was in the 30s outside.  I said, “Let’s walk.”  Jen said, “It’s too cold.  I’ll need to get a hat and gloves if we walk.”  I shrugged […]

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Messy love

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  I like order in my home.  Clutter drives me crazy.  Especially other people’s clutter. I’m not great at maintaining a clutter free world.  But I do my best.  Well, that’s wrong.  If what I do is my best.  My best sucks.  Let’s say I make an effort. I am great at being a hypocrite […]

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Is this the most powerful wealth multiplier?

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  It’s been a long time since I let my fingers feel the keyboard.  Not including emails, status reports and other organizational pink slime … my fingers haven’t roamed freely in a while. The longer my fingers went without furling words into the world, the more reasons I came with for why they could not […]

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Are You a Time-aholic?

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  Hi.  My name is Eric.  And I’m a time-aholic. I have a time problem.  I abuse time.  Afterwards, I stumble through a time hangover, blacked out wondering what I did for the last few hours. It’s easy to let time slip away when you haven’t identified how you want to invest it.  It’s hard […]

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What are you thinking!?

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  The world changed. Work is different. Companies are different. The economy is different.Knowledge is different. Buying is different.Childhood is different. Learning is different. Family is different. Friendship is different. Liking is different. A lot is different. Are you still thinking the same? Related articles The Power of Negative Thinking Why Data Will Never Replace […]

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