Adapting to Change

Adapting to Change

How do we manage our wealth-building plan in the face of day-to-day reality?  The answer is to monitor progress toward benchmarks and adjust if results don’t match expectations.  These success benchmarks will likely be connected to the five (5) critical skills...
Becoming an Expert

Becoming an Expert

The greater your expertise in a skill, the more of the created value you can command for yourself.  Therefore it makes sense to improve your skills to the highest level of expertise that you can attain. Developing expertise takes time and commitment.  Prior to setting...
Six Figure Skills

Six Figure Skills

Developing wealth requires skill, persistence, and discipline.  This does not require a college degree, although attending college builds persistence and discipline and also provides structured education in skills.   It is important to differentiate between skills and...
Focusing vs Multi-Tasking

Focusing vs Multi-Tasking

I would like to talk to you today about an area where I struggle the most.  If you’ve been wondering why you work so hard and still haven’t hit that big score, this lesson may be particularly applicable to you.  We all know at least one wheeler dealer, don’t we?  It’s...
Taking Action

Taking Action

One of my business partners told me that making no decision was a decision.  This bias for action is exactly what my dad meant when he said “Do something, even if it’s wrong.”  The point is that even if we make a bad decision, then at least we have the opportunity to...