Quick get outta the pot

Be careful who you allow to influence your thinking and actions! Dan explores why successful people surround themselves with others who lift them up.

Be careful who you allow to influence your thinking and actions! In the book Rich Dad, Poor Dad, Robert Kiyosaki tells the story of the Hawaiian Black Crabs.  If you go down to the beach early in the morning you can easily find black crabs.  You just toss them in your bucket and continue walking on the beach.  Now one of those crabs starts thinking, “We’re bumping around in this little bucket making a lot of noise but going nowhere. I don’t think this is gonna end well.”  Eventually, that crab looks up and thinks, “There’s a whole new world out there.  If … Read More

The best gift you can give your kids – failure

[note color=”#FDD017″] This is a guest post by my son Kevin Miller.  He’s been called the ‘Pied Piper of Self-Employment’, the ‘Evangelist of Purpose’ and as Gary Barkalow of ‘The Noble Heart’ says, “Kevin is committed to making sure people don’t just know their calling, but they tangibly apply it to their lives.” Tom Ziglar (CEO of Ziglar and Zig’s son) cites Kevin and his business, Free Agent Academy, as “The bridge between Ziglar’s personal development and inspiration and our work with people growing businesses. Kevin is an amazing example of one who expects success as a Daddy, husband and business owner.  If … Read More