Relevant Leadership Blog

Make The Most of Your Free Time

What are you doing with your free time? Here is a little math for you – If you sleep 7 hours a day and work 8, you still have 63 hours a week in free time which is 252 hours a month and 3024 in a year. What are you doing with your 3024 hours? People complain they don’t have time to exercise, read books, spend time with friends and family, etc… but we all have the same amount of hours in a day. The truth is many of us waste that time with TV and mindless surfing of the

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Stop Blaming – Take Responsibility

Unsuccessful people blame external circumstances; successful people internalize responsibility for their results. This represents a new way of thinking; a paradigm shift that is necessary for your progress. Until this shift takes place the unsuccessful continue to get more and more of what they don’t want, and (comically) it is never their fault. I came across the poem below a couple years ago and it illustrates what I am talking about. It’s one of my favorites. -When the other fellow takes a long time, he’s slow. -When I take a long time, I’m thorough. -When the other fellow doesn’t do

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What Could You Do If You Believed You Couldn’t Fail?

I’ve thought about that question a lot. What could you do if you believed you couldn’t fail? I have seen many times that it is not the challenge that holds us back but ourselves. I want to share a cool story to illustrate my point – hope you enjoy. A business executive was deep in debt and could see no way out. Creditors were closing in on him. Suppliers were demanding payment. He sat on the park thinking if anything could save his Company from bankruptcy. Suddenly an old man appeared before him. “I can see that something is troubling

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