How Many “NO’s!” Can You Stomach?

You may not know of Cordia Harrington. But chances are, you know her product. Her business, The Bun Company, makes the bread that can be found in McDonalds, Kentucky Fried Chicken and Chili’s (among other major enterprises), and is produced at a head-spinning rate of 1,000 buns/minute. By no means was this always the case. […]

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Removing Fear, Distractions that Sabotage the GOAL

Anyone who reads this blog knows I’m a fan of Big Hairy Audacious Goals. BHAG’s are particularly motivating when you communicate them to others. That way this ultimate goal is out in the ether, and all those friends, family members and associates who know about said goal will hold you accountable to it. But crossing […]

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Stretch Goals: Reckless or Right-On?

As many of you know, I’ve been training for my first full marathon, and the culmination of my efforts happened this past weekend. As insanely rewarding as it was to finally toe the finish line, one of the most gratifying things for me has been the actual process. As I’ve worked my way toward the […]

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Be a GOal-Getter

What does it mean to be a goal-getter? If you’re thinking that some people were just born to be winners, you’re only grasping a tiny part of the bigger concept. Sure, we’re all born with different tolerances and personalities. But strategy also comes into play, as even the most talented among us will go nowhere […]

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The Power of Expecting Great Things

How is that New Year’s resolution going? If you made the “R” word and your answer is already, “What New Year’s Resolution?” don’t feel bad. Nearly 75 percent of Americans have already abandoned that start of the year goal. So the odds are against us. But we do ourselves no favors. We all like to […]

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