Envisioning Success

As I sit down to write today’s post, I am fondly remembering the experience I had last night watching my son play baseball. To be completely honest, it took some convincing for me to consider letting him play baseball. I was not looking forward to Little League at all, but as she always wisely does, …

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Burning The Midnight Oil

Last week I had the pleasure of going to Miami to have a week-long strategic planning session with one of my favorite clients. We had meetings from 9 am to 6 pm each day and accomplished a lot of important planning and work for the upcoming 12 months. I always love being face to face …

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The Magic Power of Puppies, Routines and L.W.M.A.P.O.W.S.

You’re probably wondering “what the hell is L.W.M.A.P.O.W.S. Gabe!?” I’m going to tell you because it’s pretty magical. This morning I woke up excited at 3 am. It’s Saturday morning, a day where I have traditionally slept late in past years. This uncontrollable excitement has been happening more and more over the past 4-6 weeks. …

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Can I Help You?

As I was walking down the aisle of the bookstore last month, a friendly older man walked up to my son and me and asked: “Can I can help you find anything?” What seemed like a simple common occurrence isn’t that mundane when you dig into it more deeply. Often when we’re asked that questions …

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Extreme Ownership

If entrepreneurship were easy, then everyone would be a millionaire. It’s not easy because to find success as an entrepreneur you have to take total and extreme ownership. You can’t blame others. You can’t blame your past. You can’t blame your lousy mindset. You have to take total and extreme ownership of where you are …

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