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Growth Doesn’t Just Happen – Learning To Grow On Purpose

Growth Doesn’t Just Happen – Learning To Grow On Purpose

[embed]https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=QQelFrgTEvg[/embed] From John Maxwell's great book, The 15 Invaluable Laws of Growth, in the first chapter on The Law of Intentionality, John mentions a number of gaps that will often challenge our growth. One of the worst is The Comparison Gap more often than not leads us to not try because we believe others are above us. It is devastating to our self-esteem and can easily keep us from growing. The Expectation Gap is another self-defeating mechanism that encourages procrastination because we think it is just too hard to do...Read More
Know Yourself To Grow Yourself

Know Yourself To Grow Yourself

[embed]https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=misnBbi0p54[/embed] From the Law of Awareness in The 15 Invaluable Laws of Growth: "You cannot change direction if you aren't aware that you're not headed where you want to go. That probably sounds obvious. But have you taken the time to look at where your current choices and activities are taking you? Spend some time really thinking about where you're presently headed. If it's not where you want to go, then write out what steps you need to take to go where you desire to go, to do what you...Read More
The Law Of Intentionality – Deciding To Grow On Purpose! With A Plan!

The Law Of Intentionality – Deciding To Grow On Purpose! With A Plan!

[embed]https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=KkpywWB0A7s[/embed] From The 15 Invaluable Laws of Growth by John C. Maxwell: "The Law of Intentionality. Growth Doesn't Just Happen." I was asked many years ago if I had a plan for my personal growth. "I fumbled for answers...All of my answers were based on activity, not on improving. Finally, I had to admits it. I had no plan to become better." But that question would change my life. "[Personal growth] It was something I had never considered before, and it exposed a major flaw in my approach to work...Read More
The Perfection and Inspiration Gaps Keep Us From Growing. Let’s Change That!

The Perfection and Inspiration Gaps Keep Us From Growing. Let’s Change That!

[embed]https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=JfNM7LKfemI[/embed] The Perfection Gap more often than not leads us to not try because we don't believe we can do something well, and this keeps us from growing. The Inspiration Gap is another self-defeating mechanism that keeps us in our comfort zone waiting for someone outside of us to motivate us to grow. I love how Jim Rohn says about waiting for someone to inspire or motivate us. He said, "what if they don't show up?" Want to change? Need to change? Years ago, I was introduced to the 4...Read More
Success Just Ahead – Coaching Support

Success Just Ahead – Coaching Support

The Road To Success Is Not Meant To Be Traveled Alone My coaching involves the ability to understand you: to think about how you think and understand your perspective. From this benchmark, I will place another perspective on top of yours – stretching and growing you to gently see a more empowering way. As a certified John Maxwell coach, I can see what you are going through now and what is up ahead. Coaching is foreseeing, paving the way, coming alongside you while helping you achieve goals and overcome limiting...Read More
The Comparison Gap and Learning To Grow On Purpose

The Comparison Gap and Learning To Grow On Purpose

[embed]https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=SsjP9Ts3qko[/embed] Comparing ourselves to others can be self-defeating, to say the least. It is certainly not healthy. Comparing ourselves to ourselves is so much more effective and healthy. Want to change? Need to change? Years ago, I was introduced to the 4 Rules For Change. They are, one, we must see the need. Number two, we must see the changes that we need to make. Number three, we must be willing. And, number four, we must be the change agent. What is it that you must change? I want to...Read More
The 15 Laws Of Growth Mastermind Group

The 15 Laws Of Growth Mastermind Group

[embed]https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Mezn2kLDTvc[/embed] John Maxwell said something that was so powerful for me. He said, "the longer you wait to do something you should do now, the greater the odds that you will never actually do it." I really took that to heart and it helped me to change. Want to change? Need to change? Years ago, I was introduced to the 4 Rules For Change. They are, one, we must see the need. Number two, we must see the changes that we need to make. Number three, we must be willing....Read More
Growth Plan? What’s That?

Growth Plan? What’s That?

[embed]https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=CDUzSjRroxk[/embed] John Maxwell said something that was so powerful for me. He said, "the longer you wait to do something you should do now, the greater the odds that you will never actually do it." I really took that to heart and it helped me to change. Want to change? Need to change? Years ago, I was introduced to the 4 Rules For Change. They are, one, we must see the need. Number two, we must see the changes that we need to make. Number three, we must be willing....Read More
The 4 Rules For Change

The 4 Rules For Change

[embed]https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=v2QrZL64uBs[/embed] Want to change? Need to change? Years ago, I was introduced to the 4 Rules For Change. They are, one, we must see the need. Number two, we must see the changes that we need to make. Number three, we must be willing. And, number four, we must be the change agent. What is it that you must change? I want to offer you something that has been a game-changer for me, a MasterMind group on how to grow and change and have more joy and accomplishment in your...Read More