Get What You Want…Expect It

Get What You Want…Expect It

I am a firm believer in planning and driving forward. And planning for what might go wrong. But we also need to plan for what might go right, so you don’t miss opportunities. We tend to see what we are looking for. If we are looking for trouble, we almost always find...
Get What You Want…Slow Down to Speed Up

Get What You Want…Slow Down to Speed Up

It’s been a good few weeks with projects that make a difference. But often my work is filled with hills and valleys. Tons of work and then a lull and then slammed again.  Last week I was swamped. Plus I’m supposed to be working on the book and supporting a couple of...
Get What You Want…Just 51%

Get What You Want…Just 51%

A friend and I were talking this weekend and she asked, “are you always positive?” As if. Nope, I’m not. I’m not always sure things will work out, work out how I want, that I will succeed, or that I am right.  And here’s the secret, I (and you) don’t have to be. We...
Get What You Want…Don’t hibernate, communicate

Get What You Want…Don’t hibernate, communicate

It’s dark and cold and gloomy. It’s so tempting to hunker down under the covers and hibernate. And maybe we all deserve, and even need, a little time in hibernation.  But to get what you want; you can’t just lay there. You have to move forward. That doesn’t mean...
Get What You Want…Don’t Wait for Motivation

Get What You Want…Don’t Wait for Motivation

Let’s face it, dreaming is important. Dreaming is fast, implementation isn’t. Implementation takes time. It takes steps. It takes planning. It takes refining plans. It takes energy.  And usually, all while you are doing other things. Sometimes purpose and passion are...
Get What You Want…Don’t climb it all at once

Get What You Want…Don’t climb it all at once

Dreaming is fast. Doing is slow consistency. Much as we’d like it to be different, you don’t dream a dream, snap your fingers and its done. The people who make their dreams come true do it over time with consistent progress. When you climb a mountain, you don’t take a...