I have just been to one of my meetings and I was watching a visitor who had come along to Elite6 for the 1st time and it inspired me to write this blog!
Don’t you just love that feeling of know you’re going away somewhere, perhaps travelling or on holiday or just a short break away? In our minds, we are there enjoying the destination in our minds, imaging we are there.
Do you know what motivates you? Motivation means “a reason or reasons for acting or behaving a particular way”, however we behave in a particular way because of what motivates us (or not) and how happy and content we are in the job we are doing.
If you can’t grow up - grow out! Walt Disney said “dream, diversify and never miss an angle.” Diversification - the act, or art, of increasing the range of products offered in similar of different fields.
Once upon a time - as all good stories go - Apple was 2 blokes in a garage in San Francisco. It was 1977 and their computer was made of wood! Just over 40 years later Apple has 132,000 employees world wide, and last years turnover was US$265.595 billion dollars.
“Dream, diversify and never miss an angle” - Walt Disney Diversification is the act of increasing the range of products you offer in the same or different fields.
How often have you heard yourself say, “I’ve always done this” or “I’ve always avoided this”? What we think and say we believe, and what we believe becomes reality, but is it?
I’ve been an entrepreneur for as long as I can remember - gathering tennis balls off roofs, wheeler and dealer of antique keys and knocking on doors to cut peoples lawns, before asking if I could use their lawnmower.
Putting it off, putting it off, putting it off. Why is it we put off so many jobs until a deadline nears and then, miraculously, we get it done? It’s easy to do the easy thing first - so we do. But it’s the tasks that feel tricky, ambiguous or too big that often give us the greatest gain.
Whatever you answered above, I’m sure you like many people you have taken risks whether by choice or enforced and felt they were either big mistakes or the best decision ever made.
Change! The definition being to make or become different; alter; to replace with or exchange for another to change; to transform or convert or to be transformed or converted.