“How do you motivate yourself and keep it up?” This was posted to me when Howell Mabalot interviewed me after my speech to over 1500 people in the recent Philippines HR Congress 2019. Honestly, there are times where I don’t feel exactly highly motivated, but my response to it is extremely important. This is not […]
…But here’s the thing: most people tend to give up on doing it. They get excited easily but they drop it when they get too busy.
So, I suggest to you, forget New Year’s Resolutions.
Everyone wants more success in life but it doesn’t mean that they want to do something about it. In most articles, they claim that the first step you need to do is to set SMART goals. After all, if you don’t know what you want, how can you possibly succeed? Well, my answer is a […]
I have finally accomplished my goal of writing 30,000 words in my book. It has been a long and tiring journey of constant pressure, lack of sleep, and fatigue. To hold myself accountable, I was updating my friends and clients on my progress every day: Report the number of words written (I even had a […]
One of the highlights in a speaker’s life is to write a book. This is a goal that I have always had but never was able to work it because there were too many things I had to attend to. Just like any other person, I had meetings to attend, speaking engagements, consultancy projects, dealing […]
In most companies, they have pretty clear goals and know what does success look like. They plan really well, highlighting what is needed to achieve their plans. However, when it comes to actually asking how many goals they have actually achieved, you can usually hear very uncomfortable responses from leaders. It is not that they […]
In my work with people and teams, goal setting is NOT an issue, goal attainment is. The big question is, “How can I ensure that I hit my goals consistently?”
Many people focus on what’s needed to be done and keep adding to their plate. However, they fail to consider that the process of stopping what is not working is just as important as starting on what works.
You are sleeping very soundly and comfortably in your bed. All of a sudden, a loud ringing sound is activated and you slowly drag yourself out of the bed. You reach towards your clock and look for the button to activate the snooze. “Just five more minutes”, you tell yourself and crash back towards the […]
Are you concerned about your future or have invested heavily to ensure that your future is as bright as possible? Some people even get involved in different instruments, techniques or a name change to ensure that they have a bright future. However, I have found one way that we can relatively predict your future (with […]