Archive for December, 2006

Baby Steps
December 18, 2006

 

“Nobody makes the greater mistake than he who did nothing because he could only do a little.”  -Edmond Burke

Over the past couple of days, I’ve been thinking some more on what I last wrote last about “BIG vs. small. ”  In particular, my mind has been fixed on the initial stages/beginnings of the path of success.  I’m the type of person that likes to run…and by run, I mean results, progress, performance, etc…those types of things.  But more often than not, the 1st phase of something new begins with baby steps…and boy can they be frustrating. (more…)

BIG vs. small
December 14, 2006

“A dream that does not include risk is not really worthy of being called a dream.”

Ever felt that, compared to what you’re up against, you don’t have enough skills, manpower, strength or resources?  Circumstances have a tendency to make you feel…well frankly, small.  Over the course of history…at some point, at some time, somebody convinced smart people that being small was disadventageous. (more…)

The Key to Growth
December 7, 2006

 

So you started working on the new idea…or at the new job…or on the new project, and then…you find yourself wondering what in the earth you got into.  “Hey, this wasn’t how it was supposed to be!” or “I thought that it was going to be a lot easier than this!”  These are the types of thoughts that set in after the initial enthusiasm and feelings of adrenaline have begun to ware off. (more…)