Where did you stop dreaming?

Are you giving up your freedom for security? I recently had an experience that rocked my thinking. I thought I had left an inspiring office at our old house and that I’d have to settle for just a functional room at our new house. And then I experienced something that made me question – in…

You too can be a highly trained, poor, enthusiastic underachiever! 

One of my pet peeves is seeing people who want to get a new job or start a new business who are buying programs, going to expensive conferences, paying for software and web design, joining expensive masterminds for an extended period of time – and not making money. Always getting ready. “Getting cooked in the squat”…

But are you sure you’re right?

How To Recognize “Truth” There is a concept called “confirmation bias” which means we tend to find information that supports what we already believe. While we’d like to think our opinions are based on rational analysis, the truth is our opinions are more likely the result of years of paying attention to information that supports…

Guard this 90 minute window and you’ll win the day!

Tips for a Positive, Productive Day If you crawl out of bed, grab a cup of coffee, jump in your car, and scream at drivers holding you up – you’ve set the stage for the kind of day you will have. Fortunately, there is an alternative. Follow the steps I lay out here to guarantee…

Is your life really going to make a ‘dent in the universe’?

Can you make a difference in the world? A listener asks if an average person with average abilities can really make a difference. You should be able to identify five people who have made a big difference in your life. Are you on anyone else’s list? You really can make a dent in the universe…

Why isn’t your great business idea making you money?

People approach me every day with business ideas — what could be the next greatest Hula Hoop, self-directing Frisbee, time management system, dog training trick, or best-selling book.  Often these people brag about having so many great business ideas that they have not been able to narrow down and develop even one. And therein lies the…

Have you asked for what you want?

Crystal and Mark Victor Hansen show us why asking for help makes you appear smarter and more likable. I share my story about asking Mark for help years ago – and how that opened the door to millions of dollars for me. Episode #747 October 16, 2020 Hi this is Dan Miller – and yes…

Why do I keep sabotaging myself?

Maybe you don’t deserve a better life? If you’ve ever thought that, you may be creating our own reality. Self-sabotage is real. But be sure you’re living your own life, not the life you think others expect of you. Embrace what you know about yourself to find that authentic path. Episode #746 October 09, 2020…

Should I change myself or change my job?

I love this question and the answer comes from looking inward first. Knowing yourself well is the key to knowing if your current job has the potential to be meaningful, productive and profitable work. Changing yourself does hold more potential than most people realize. Episode #745 October 02, 2020 Hi, this is Dan Miller – and…

Just Broke my Leash – Now What?

Who Has Created the Obstacles In Your Life?   I heard a story recently about a dog, straining at his leash, barking ferociously at a cat about 15 feet away.  All of his actions just screamed, “Turn me loose, and I’m gonna make things happen.”  All of a sudden, in the midst of a powerful lunge,…