Figure it out for yourself, my lad,
You've all that the greatest of men have had,
Two arms, two hands, two legs, two eyes,
And a brain to use if you would be wise.
With this equipment they all began,
So start for the top and say "I can."
An enterprising person is
one who comes across a pile of scrap metal and sees the making of a
wonderful sculpture. An enterprising person is one who drives through an
old decrepit part of town and sees a new housing development. An
enterprising person is one who sees opportunity in all areas of life.
Having a great idea, and assembling a team to bring that concept to life
is the first step in creating a successful business venture. While
finding a new and unique idea is rare enough; the ability to
successfully execute this idea is what separates the dreamers from the
entrepreneurs. However you see yourself, whatever your age may be, as
soon as you make that exciting first hire, you have taken the first
steps in becoming a powerful leader. When money is tight, stress levels
are high, and the visions of instant success don’t happen like you
thought, it’s easy to let those emotions get to you, and thereby your
team. Take a breath, calm yourself down, and remind yourself of the
leader you are and would like to become. Here are some key qualities
that every good leader should possess, and learn to emphasize.
Many people settle for far too less than they deserve. They get comfortable in their current position and live in conditions that are wanting just because they fear being hurt in the process of change. We have to overcome the emotion of fear and move from what is just fair to the greater good. If we are willing to detach ourselves from the average, we can reach the extraordinary levels.
"Spring passes and one remembers one's innocence. Summer passes and one remembers one's exuberance. Autumn passes and one remembers one's reverence. Winter passes and one remembers one's perseverance.” ~ Yoko Ono
"Nothing in this world is permanent. Nothing comes to stay.
If I speak in the tonguesof men or of angels, but do not have love, I am only a resounding gong or a clanging cymbal.If I have the gift of prophecy and can fathom all mysteries and all knowledge, and if I have a faith that can move mountains, but do not have love, I am nothing.If I give all I possess to the poor and give over my body to hardship that I may boast, but do not have love, I gain nothing. Love is patient, love is