Tag: success tip

Ideas to Help You Overcome Obstacles

When confronted with challenges, it’s easy to become a overwhelmed, especially when the circumstances are unfamiliar and seem threatening. However, no matter what life throws your way, keep in mind that there are always options—there are always things you can do, actions you can take, and decisions you can make that will keep you moving […]

ZIP It… ZIP It Good

I studied a few effective leaders: the University of Tennessee women’s basketball coach, Pat Summitt; businessman and philanthropist, John Huntsman, Sr.; and Wendy Kopp, founder of Teach for America. It became clear, very quickly, that they may have affected different fields, but they shared some important traits. They all had ZIP: Zest Integrity Persistence Let’s […]

The Core of Success

There are two types of people in this world: People who make excuses. People who don’t. We’re not born excuse-makers. No one is born with the skill of making excuses; but over the years they learn to get out of things. They learn how to blame the weather, their parents, their teachers, the system, the way someone […]

Get Everybody In

Encompassingness – the essence of surrounding or holding within. Having a message that encompasses, grabs, captures, appeals to people across all different walks of life is the key to catching on, starting a trend, going viral… it’s how you can walk down the street and see one brand, like Nike, on bodies of all ages, […]

You Are Your Best Follower

Similar to the way a brand, organization, or initiative message has to be accessible to many, you have to make your narrative accessible to everyone. The first step of this practice is being “All n” and living fully dedicated to your goals. Second, you have to demonstrate that dedication. In this way, you are your […]