The Definition of Boring

Boring

Steven Pressfield wrote another book…..another book that changed my life. It’s called “Turning Pro: Tap Your Inner Power and Create Your Life’s Work”

It’s brutal in its honesty.

It’s stunningly simple in its clarity.

You have 2 choices in life:  You either repeat, endlessly repeat your boring life and your boring mundane activities, with your boring breakfast and boring friends, WITHOUT making any progress, WITHOUT any movement forward

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Stop dreaming…..start working

Success

Were you born to be an actor? A writer? A lawyer? Professor, artist, dancer or architect?

Who knows? But the only way to find out is through action.

What action are you taking right now, today to discover your potential?

Creative people create. Athletes train. Writers write.

They all take action because they know no other way of being. Read More


Practice your fears

public-speaking

What are you afraid of? What gives you clammy hands and butterflies in the stomach? Is it speaking in public? Confronting someone about an issue? Talking to your boss? Negotiating a pay raise?

Public communication is one of the most feared issues for people, whether you’re giving a wedding speech, raising your hand in a meeting or in a classroom, or even speaking to a small group of people, public speaking is scary, actually, TERRIFYING (for most people). However, without excellent public speaking and communication skills you’ll never fully achieve greatness. Read More


Yeah, but…..damn the excuses!

excuses

Have you ever uttered the phrase “Yeah, I wish I could do that BUT,” or “Yeah, I should have done that, BUT.”?  “Yeah, I always wanted to do that, BUT ….”   These are basically excuses you give yourself for why you didn’t do something. You`re just lying to yourself, no one else.

Could have.  Should have.  Would have. BUT you didn’t. That’s the truth. Read More


You must work at insane levels.

If you want to push through the noise that is the masses, if you want to stand out amongst your peers, you need to be working at insane levels of productivity. You must be working every single day towards your dream, your vision and your potential.

If you’re not putting in extraordinary, unbelievable, outstanding and uncommon levels of work, then you’re not working enough!

You must do what others are unwilling to do. Read More