mindset

IS THE FAMILIAR PATH HOLDING YOU BACK?

Is the familiar path holding you back? Common sayings like: “This has always worked before.” “We’ve always done it this way.” “I must be doing something right.” …might be comfort zones limiting our growth. Progress demands evolving strategies and mindsets. What worked in the past might not fit the future. Adaptability is key. When did…
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SHIFT INTO YOUR BLUEPRINT

Been leading teams for years and now wondering why what used to work no longer does? A thinking shift might help. Shift to: Believe you can learn new things. Cultivate your desire to learn. Take action on what you learn. As we shift our perspectives, we unlock the potential for unprecedented growth. What recent shift…
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GET RICH QUICK SCHEMES AND YOU

What’s the #1 thing that will protect you from get-rich-quick schemes? Principles. Here are 3 that will lead to a richer life: Patience: Vital for organic growth. Time: Invaluable for experiencing the compound effect. Consistent Action: Daily commitment turns philosophy into results. No magic product trumps these principles. No shiny object shortcuts success. Which timeless…
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YOUR BLUEPRINT

How well do you know your own Blueprint, and how can it make you more resilient? Understanding your Blueprint – your core purpose, cause, passions, values, skills – can have a profound impact on your ability to navigate life’s challenges. Consider these benefits: ✅ Clarity of purpose gives you direction: helping you stay focused on…
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HOW DOES YOUR MINDSET SHAPE YOUR SUCCESS?

How does your mindset have the power to shape your financial success? Our beliefs drive our behaviors ultimately leading to where we end up in life. Here are 5 core beliefs I have about finance: I believe preserving capital and building additional streams of income leads to financial resilience. I believe I finance everything I…
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WHAT TYPE OF LEADER ARE YOU?

Have you ever stopped to consider what type of leader you are? With over 20 years of leadership experience, I’ve learned that self-reflection is key to improving leadership skills. Here are a few questions to ask yourself when reflecting on your leadership style: What values guide my leadership approach? How do I communicate with my…
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FROM DRIVING A STICK SHIFT TO MAKING BETTER DECISIONS

Have you ever considered how driving a stick shift can make you a better decision-maker? I certainly didn’t, until I switched back to driving a stick shift when I purchased my Jeep this summer. Driving it is like practicing mindfulness, and here’s how that makes me a better decision-maker: 1. Focus: Even after years of…
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CAPITAL PRESERVATION IS CRITICAL

Why is capital preservation critical to long-term financial success? Not only to preserve capital but to have access to its value. Preserving capital is vital because it enables me: to have the resources to meet ongoing expenses to invest in future opportunities to handle unplanned events Without access to capital, I will struggle: to meet…
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EVERY ASSET PURCHASE IS A MONEY STORAGE DECISION

How can I improve my ability to adapt to changing markets? By following this simple yet often misunderstood principle. I’ve been helping my teammates understand and apply it for a decade. Every asset purchase you make is a money-storage decision. Guided by this principle, here are some of the asset characteristics I seek: guarantees volatility optionality…
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STOIC PHILOSOPHY – HOW TO GET STARTED

I love learning about Stoic Philosophy. Unfortunately, when I first got interested, I had difficulty figuring out where to start. Philosophy, in general, can be so academic. So, if you are trying to learn more about Stoic Philosophy, here’s the best way to get started: • Read This Book:  The Daily Stoic by Ryan Holiday…
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YOU CAN’T QUIT TIL IT’S OVER. OR CAN YOU?

I’ve spent 11 years of my parenting journey grappling with this lesson: “You can’t quit something until it’s over.” That’s the lesson I learned when I was a kid, and I recently realized it’s how I was teaching my kids. But, I have had a shift in perspective. I don’t want my kids to think they have…
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THE THREE MOST ESSENTIAL ASPECTS OF MINDSET

  There are 3 essential aspects of mindset that I have learned from years of leadership and personal development. That work has helped me uncover how pivotal mindset is to success. Here are the 3 most essential aspects of mindset to me:  I choose the mindset I show up with: growth (learning) or fixed.  I adopt a…
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