How to Increase the Odds of Achieving Your Goals

As we all know, setting goals is easy, achieving them, not so much. Here are some strategies for setting and reaching the goals that are more likely to lead to lasting satisfaction. Make sure the goal you set is what YOU want – Should reaching a goal, regardless of...

CAREER GOALS ARE DREAMS WITH DEADLINES

“It is good to have an end to journey toward; but it is the journey that matters, in the end”         ― Ernest Hemingway  As a young sales manager, my colleagues and I would go through an annual ritual of setting goals for the following year. We would live or die by...

How Hope Moves Us Forward

The dark days that followed the Boston Marathon bombing last April were notable for the hope they seemed to steal from residents and visitors alike. A marathon, by its very nature, is a hopeful event, and the tragedy that took place that day seemed to drain the City...

The Courage To Fail

“Do one thing every day that scares you.” — Eleanor Roosevelt We crave success stories – Thomas Edison inventing the light bulb, Steve Jobs founding of Apple Computer, Oprah Winfrey’s rise as a television icon. Yet, we tend to discount the failure...