Would you invest $7 to reach your dream career this year?

Would you invest $7 to reach your dream career this year? This last Saturday Joanne and I took two of our granddaughters to the Buttercup Festival in Nolensville, TN.   While there we ran into numerous friends from over the years.  Celebrity photographer David Molnar stopped me to share how he had been profoundly impacted by my ebook on Creating Your Own Mastermind Group.  The group he started has proven to be everything I described in that document.  This morning I got a note from Jeff Goins who is also a part of that group – thanking me for the inspiration … Read More

Make your mastermind rock

In a recent blog – The Power of a Group – I talked about the questions Ben Franklin created for guiding the discussions in his Junto group.  Many of you asked to see those, so here they are. See what you think – can you get a sense of why the Junto accomplished so much in Philadelphia with ripple effects for the entire country?  How would you like to be a part of a group like that? Junto Discussion Questions 1.  Have you met with anything in the author you last read, remarkable, or suitable to be communicated to the … Read More

The power of a group

Today would have been Benjamin Franklin’s birthday.  Now there’s a guy who saw opportunities that others did not.  Ben invented the lightning rod, bifocals, the Franklin stove, the odometer, and the glass armonica.  He formed both the first public library and the first fire department in Pennsylvania. While it’s hard to say he “invented” electricity, he certainly harnessed it so we would have a way to use it.  Can you imagine how much we take for granted based on the conveniences Ben made possible? At just 21 years of age, Benjamin personally selected the additional members of a small group … Read More