Browsing Category Goals

One Step (#137)

Two weeks ago, I wrote about our company’s quarterly goal-setting process and how we decided to only set a few big goals each quarter.  Quarterly goals serve as a sort of “down payment” on longer-term…

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Focal Points (#135)

Last week, our leadership team participated in a two-day planning session that we do every quarter. At these off-sites, we lay out our most important objectives – as a company and individually — for the…

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Good Timing (#120)

Timing can be a big factor in success. Yet, we often ascribe positive outcomes to luck and assume it’s something we have no control over. It turns out, we do. Over our lifetime and within…

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Prism or Laser? (#109)

Understanding the fundamental difference between a prism and a laser can predict success in life and business. Allow me to explain. A laser takes light and amplifies it, turning it into a powerful, focused force….

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Game Face (#108)

“There is no way the kicker is making that field goal.” I made this bold proclamation to a table full of colleagues as we watched the recent College Football Championship game between Alabama and Georgia….

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Stop Doing List (#107)

For many of us, the first few weeks of 2018 are focused on goal creation and to-do lists for the developing year. While those are certainly important, I’d encourage you to add one more thing…

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No Right Time (#105)

There is simply no perfect time in life to do the things you want to do. Whether that’s starting a new career, launching a new product, getting married, having a kid or taking that trip…

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Bigger and Better (#103)

When people say, “you can accomplish anything you put your mind to,” many of us laugh it off as rainbow and unicorn talk. Canadian blogger, Kyle MacDonald, however, fully embraced this mentality. His story was…

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Time Span (#100)

Today is the 100th post of Friday Forward. As we head into December, I’m reflecting on past posts. I’m also thinking about the future of Friday Forward and what the next 100 weeks might look like….

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