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The Donkey and Hell Yeah!

“You don’t have to change who you are to be successful, you just have to be your best (focus on the right things) more of the time.” – Sally Hogshead “The world’s most successful people may seem superhuman, but to think that they...

One Interview Question

“If I had to select one quality, one personal characteristic that I regard as being most highly correlated with success, whatever the field, I would pick the trait of persistence.” — Richard DeVos, Amway Co-founder The one interview question Elon...

Great Coaches Build Great Businesses

“I never learn anything talking, only when I listen.” – Lou Holtz If you have followed my blog over the years, you know I am a huge believer in the premise you cannot manage people. You can manage cows and things and numbers, but not people. If you...

401K – As Fiduciary, You Are soon to be Legally Responsible

Emboldened by a Supreme Court win and a string of settlements, employees have filed several new class-action lawsuits against employers. The cases usually center around excessive fees, poor plan designs and alleged conflicts of interest. Employees argue that because...

Do You Know?

“Knowing is not enough — If you keep DOING the same things the same way you will keep getting the same results. You don’t have to change yourself to be successful you simply have to be your best more of the time which means working on the right...

20 Steps to Build a Great Business

This is the first in a series of 20 short blog posts I will share with you – posts that cover the secrets I have discovered and ingrained in my coaching over the last 10 years. These are the best practices and truths that have helped over 100 small businesses...