Tip Of The Week: Simplify To Multiply

When we ask entrepreneurs to imagine growing their business 10 times, they often go to one of two places: Their eyes widen with wonder — “Wow, that would be great!” — or they widen with fear, because they’re imagining all the complications and demands of their current...

Quotable Coach: Who Are You Trying To Be?

All of us show up with a full set of talents and inclinations. You could spent lots of time fighting your nature, or trying to become a great generalist – or you could spend that time becoming a genius. Genius, really? Yes, it’s a grandiose word, but everybody has the...

Tip Of The Week: What To Do When Things Go Wrong

Assigning blame really does nothing to make a situation turn out better the next time — which is why we just skip that part when we’re reviewing our experiences at Strategic Coach and go straight to the part where we learn something. So many of our entrepreneurial...

Quotable Coach: How To Keep From Getting Old

You can probably remember meeting young people who seemed old and old people who seemed young. What’s the difference? The size of their future. Current research suggests that what really makes people happy is having something to look forward to. That’s why we say to...

Tip Of The Week: Say Yes, But Clean Up The Mess

What’s a “mess”? Dan Sullivan defines it like this: M=O-C, or a Mess is Obligation minus Commitment. If you say yes to something that you don’t feel any real commitment toward, you’ve landed yourself in a mess. At some point, the “future you” is going to have to spent...

Quotable Coach: Plug In And Participate

Could there be a better time to be an entrepreneur looking for new and better ways to reach out, collaborate, and grow? With the invention of the microchip in 1959, human beings have continually been developing and expanding a global system of communication,...