Problems Suck Let’s not play ridiculous word games about problems really being opportunities in disguise. That’s B.S. and we all know it. Problems suck. They suck a lot. Big problems suck a WHOLE lot. However Let’s Be Grateful Despite the misery of problems, we should be grateful they exist (no, I’m not back to word … Continue reading Problems Suck. Here’s How To Deal With Them
The Most Miserable Trip Of My Life Many years ago, I jumped at an opportunity to take a trip with my brother on his sailboat. I thought it would be fun-ride the waves, drink some margaritas, etc. Good times right? It turned out to be a horrible decision. My brother had just learned to navigate … Continue reading How To Create A Better Career With One Decision
There’s No Secret To Success Add value. No, strike that – add massive value. That’s the answer I give whenever I’m asked what the secret is to success in a large company. It Really Is That Obvious Frankly, I’m always shocked by the inquiry. Given that so many people, especially those in their 50s, are … Continue reading Value Equals Your Success
What’s The Secret To Building Courage? What is the secret to having the ability to try almost anything (that will not kill or harm you), or to charge head long into any opportunity without fear? Inside Each Of Us Are Two Wolves Battling For Control In his book “The Way Of The SEAL” former special … Continue reading Courage: Which Wolf Do you Feed?
Committed To Dream James Meredith, a bright young man, had commitment-to get a college education. So he sent his application to the University of Mississippi. The school rejected him. Not for academic reasons, but because he was the wrong color. Refusing To Take No For An Answer The year was 1961, the height of segregation in the southern … Continue reading How To Be Committed
Angelo Lombardo How Did I Get Here? So you’re middle age (Or Close To It), and haven’t achieved all of your career goals. What do you do, convince yourself that things are “good enough” and wait until retirement? My career advice to you: Develop or Die. Please understand, I’m not talking about your mortal existence, … Continue reading Develop or Die-Middle Age Career Advice
Everyone Gets The Same Amount In a lot of ways life is unfair. A great many things are distributed unequally-wealth, education, success, health, etc. But what if I was to tell you that there is a great equalizer? One thing that everyone gets the same amount of? No matter who you are, Bill Gates, Warren … Continue reading Business and Success Tips, The Great Equalizer