How To Slow Down To Get More Done (Podcast Episode 21)

Christine Carter

Being really busy means you are important and that you are getting a lot of things done – right? Not really. Not necessarily. Being busy just means you are busy. So what if you could actually accomplish more by doing less? Christine Carter says that is not only possible, it is necessary.

Effort or Talent – What’s More Important?

effort or talent

Call it grit or determination or something else. – it is what fuels our desire to go after and complete a goal. Sadly, it seems in the last few generations, we haven’t preached the virtues of grit. There seem to be a few reasons why. First of all there has been this idea that if […]

Anatomy Of A New Year’s Resolution (Podcast Episode 18)

new year's resolutions

Ever make a New Year’s resolution – then, despite your best efforts and intentions it just never did quite stick? I suspect that’s happened to everyone.  But it’s not only New Year’s resolutions, it happens all year round to people who set goals for themselves they never quite achieve. So why is this such a […]

2 Things Your Relationships MUST Have

relationships

More than any other, this is the time of year when we think of the important people in our lives. We realize how important relationships really are. All the material success in the world means little if you have no one to share it with.

Making Better Use of Your Time (Podcast Episode 17)

time mangement

I remember a fascinating conversation with physicist Brian Greene on the subject of time. He said that scientifically, there really is no explanation of now. We know what the past is and we know what the future is but now is not quantifiable. Yet, in many ways nothing is more important than now. To me […]

Finding Success In What You Do Now (Podcast Epsode 16)

randy kay

Is success always off in the distance? For many people success is that pot at the end of the rainbow we can never seems to find. Perhaps it has something to do with how we each define success. Often is that one big thing….”when I make a million dollars..” or “When I start my own […]

How Appreciation Creates Motivation

appreciation

Appreciation is the glue that holds relationships and friendships together.  The need to feel appreciated is so strong that the lack of appreciation is often cited as the reason friendships and romances fall apart. When you stop and think of your own relationships – it sounds about right. But what about in the workplace – […]

How To Be More Resilient in the Face of Adversity (Podcast Episode 14)

resilience

It’s hard to imagine being successful at anything without having to fight some battles and face some adversity along the way. The toll those battles take on you can be devastating – if you allow it. So building up your resilience to adversity seems like a pretty important ingredient to success.

Being A Successful Parent

successful parenting

The other day my wife commented on how the Success Mint blog has yet to discuss health and family. It’s mostly been about work and business. And yet the topic categories are right there at the top of the homepage. I guess I’ve been a bit reluctant for fear that you, the reader, are more […]