“You can’t build a reputation on what you’re going to do.” Henry Ford
A frequent comment I often hear from is that people feel they are performing below their potential in their business or career. I used to think they were being perfectionists, after all we are always our own harshest critic.
As I dig a little deeper, it seems to be something else. They know what they want to do, the action to take that would advance them in the direction they want to go. For some reason they do not take that action, they are seemingly resistant to taking it.
It is these actions, that can make the difference between being average or extraordinary at what we do. (more…)
Many people I speak with feel like they are stuck or in some kind of career rut. They may be in the wrong career, the wrong job, or just not have the opportunity to contribute the best parts of themselves.
You know that feeling we get when you are really connected to what you are doing, it is an experience like very few others. It is a hard feeling to describe, yes it feels good, almost like an energy surge inside of one’s self. Not only are you enjoying what it is you are doing, it also feels right; not in the sense of right or wrong, but right for “me”. (more…)