Goal-Setting-Part-I

Goal Setting; Part I

To be successful you must have a clear and exciting vision of the future. Clarity of vision today will significantly impact your life tomorrow. Olympians in the sporting arena and Olympians in life are people with an incredible personal vision. They wholeheartedly believe in the truthfulness of the old Japanese proverb which states that “vision…

Discipline---Part-III-Focus

Discipline – Part III; Focus

We often hear stories of overnight successes. Men and women who seemingly take a meteoric rise to fame, fortune and high achievement. Their stories, it would appear, are the stuff that fairy tales are made of. They wished it, and abracadabra! Everything that they wanted to be; have, or do was manifested in their lives.…

Discipline---Part-I

Discipline – Part I

We know that without a clearly defined goal we stand little chance of succeeding. However having well defined goals is only the starting point on our long journey to success. Intelligence, talent, good communication skills, a supportive team, the ability to persist are a few of the other essential tools that we will need along…

Acres of Diamonds

Acres of Diamonds

Russell Conwell helped to transform a night school in a church basement in Philadelphia into Temple University. He did it by retelling a story that was told to him while in a camel caravan in Mesopotamia. It was a story about Al Hafed, a very wealthy farmer in ancient Persia. Al Hafed was living his…

Persistence

Persistence

When things go wrong as they sometimes will When the road you’re traveling seems all uphill When the funds are low and the debts are high And you want to smile but you have to sigh When care is pressing you down a bit Rest if you must, but don’t you quit Life is queer…