October 15, 2008
The past few weeks have rocked the global investment world. Stock markets have tumbled, and large banks have gone down. Investors have seen their nett worth eroded over a few days. With the stock ..
September 16, 2008
When you finish a long day at the office and jump in your car, do you expect it to turn on when you turn the key? Of course we do. We live in an always on world where many people including the ..
July 24, 2008
If you were to say yes, how much would you want for it? Lets take one step back and determine the value of your business first. I have personally bought or invested in over 25 companies and ..
July 16, 2008
We can kid ourselves that the problem is ‘other people’. We think we would be more productive, more organised and more satisfied without them. We would be able to get all the important ..
July 14, 2008
I love this advice. Number 246 of Balthasar Gracian's The Art of Worldly Wisdom encourages us to save our best efforts for when they're required. The 17th Century Jesuit priest chronicled many wisdom .
July 13, 2008
Sometimes a wave of sadness overcomes me, and I begin to dwell on the past. Rather than regretting what I did, I regret even more what I didn't do. I regret not marrying a rich man when I was ..
July 12, 2008
I went to lunch last week with a long-time friend, the owner of a local, successful twelve-year-old business in a service related industry. When he walked to the table about ten minutes late I could ..
July 12, 2008
The perfect day of your life, how would it look like? How far away do you think you are from this perfect day? What can you do to make this perfect day reality? Let's find out by doing the following ..
July 11, 2008
Humans strive every day to succeed. It is embedded in our genetic make. Why do we work so hard for success? How does one succeed? Everyone's idea of success is different. However, as humans, ..
July 11, 2008
When Cristiano Ronaldo scores a goal, my teenage son, who is soccer crazy, is over the moon. It's an ecstatic moment that he is sure to remember. This is an example of a high we all experience from ..
July 10, 2008
Who are you? Answer that question right now before you read further. I'll guess that many of you answered the questions by saying what you do, or what your relationship is to someone else. If you ..
July 07, 2008
The Lord's prayer is not only a beautiful prayer. In its thirteen lines are an incredible depth of spiritual knowledge. In this prayer Jesus is telling us how to approach and be close to God and is ..
July 01, 2008
"Nature will not permit a vacuum. It will be filled with something. Human need is really a great spiritual vacuum which God seeks to fill. . . " George Washington Carver We are all daily employed in ..
July 01, 2008
"Let the beauty of what you love, be what you do. " - Rumi Do you get excited when you get up to go to work everyday? Does your work fulfill you? When your work gives you energy and satisfies you, ..
June 26, 2008
Rude and sometimes downright disrespectful telephone representatives drive me up a tree as a consumer. These days I seem to run across it more and more from major companies such as my bank and ..
June 07, 2008
The past does not change the law. There is a difference between breaking man's law and God's law. You might get away with breaking man's law but God's laws are forever. You might think you are ..
June 05, 2008
Faith is things hoped for Now faith is the substance of things hoped for; the evidence of things not seen. Those things we can see and have knowledge of are part of our experience while those things ..
June 03, 2008
Today let's talk about fear and the devastating effect it has on people. Fear is the great enemy of man. It paralyzes the mind and results in reactive thinking. Everyone experiences anxiety at some ..
June 02, 2008
The search for success leads - where? "Where can I find success in prophets writings or guru declarations?" Let's face it; anyone, even God himself, can offer a formula for success. No matter if it ..
June 02, 2008
There are principles and principalities in the world that continually tug at our senses. Even though people accept and reject these entities with little realization of their existence they can be ..
June 01, 2008
Why are you leaving your work for tomorrow? You have to do this sometime so why not do this now? If you want to succeed in anything, you have to work. Nobody can say that he has succeeded with doing ..
May 28, 2008
How this series of articles came about A person's life is made up of many types of journeys, some are short and reaching the destination does not take a lot of preplanning. Others are intermediate ..
May 27, 2008
A time an individual looks back and says, “I am satisfied", not because he or she is exhausted or because can no longer go further. He says to himself, this is where and what I have always ..
May 24, 2008
Often people associate the word “success" with a blue pin-striped suit and tie and a fancy car but there are so many other ways to be successful. Financial success is good, but it is just one ..
May 15, 2008
There are mistakes in life; we all have committed them at one time or another. But, there is one mistake, or as I would call it, fatal error, that continues to be dominate in many people's lives. ..