Who You Going to Vote For?

[note color=”#FDD017″]This is a guest post by Darren Hardy, author of ”The Compound Effect—Jumpstart Your Income, Your Life, Your Success.”  Darren is an accomplished entrepreneur, publisher and editorial director of SUCCESS magazine. He’s a peak performance expert and popular keynote speaker.  I regularly tell attendees at our live events that if you have to choose one resource for your success, I would tell you to get SUCCESS magazine.  I asked Darren if I could run this entire post – I loved the premise.  Would you be re-elected Dad, husband, employee or business owner if you were judged by the merits of what you’ve done in the last 3.5 years?  If you want to guest post on … Read More

Is Wolf Blitzer Hurting America?

This is a guest post by Darren Hardy, author of “The Compound Effect—Jumpstart Your Income, Your Life, Your Success.”  Darren is an accomplished entrepreneur, publisher and editorial director of SUCCESS magazine. He’s a peak performance expert and popular keynote speaker.  I regularly tell attendees at our live events that if you had to choose one resource for your success, I would tell you to get SUCCESS magazine.  I asked Darren if I could run this entire post – I think it’ s a message we need to hear. If you want to guest post on this blog, check out the guidelines here. During the media tour launching The Compound Effect, CNN asked me to … Read More

Don’t trust your “feelings”

I hear a lot of people talking about what they “feel” like doing.  Following your feelings can be a frustrating path into a black hole.  How about if you tap into your “activation energy” to accomplish those exciting things you’ve been dreaming about? Some general principles: Your brain views anything different as dangerous.  It’s always going to resist change.  You have to outsmart your own brain by taking action that may be new and uncomfortable.  But it only takes 21 days to create a new habit. Here’s an example.   Some of you probably use an alarm clock – and every … Read More