Journal

Embrace Failure and Succeed!

written by Michael Dauphinee on February 26th, 2015

Everyone at some point in his or her life fails. The same is true of even the most successful individuals. But in order to achieve anything great, you need to choose to embrace failure instead of allowing it to hold you back. Lolly Daskal has come up with several reasons why it’s worth learning from our mistakes and moving forward.

  1. Failure is a reason to investigate
  2. Failure is a reason to learn
  3. Failure is a reason to overcome fear
  4. Failure is a reason to be accountable
  5. Failure is a reason to shift
  6. Failure is a reason to overcome adversity
  7. Failure is a reason for innovation

To read further details on these reasons, click here.

Quote by Waldo Emerson

written by Michael Dauphinee on February 13th, 2015

“The only person you are destined to become is the person you decide to be.” – Ralph Waldo Emerson

Quote by C.S. Lewis

written by Michael Dauphinee on February 11th, 2015

“Hardships often prepare ordinary people, for an extraordinary destiny.” – C.S. Lewis

8 Deadly Ways to Kill Employee Motivation

written by Michael Dauphinee on February 10th, 2015

Get rid of these motivation killers in your work environment!

  1. Toxic people – the individuals that spread negativity
  2. No professional development – not allowing your employees to learn and grow through conferences, mentoring, etc.
  3. Lack of vision
  4. Wasted time – calling meetings for no reason
  5. Inadequate communication
  6. Vertical management – ideas or input is not valued or heard
  7. Lack of appreciation
  8. Bad leadership

To read the complete article, click here.

Quote by C.S. Lewis

written by Michael Dauphinee on February 6th, 2015

“Hardships often prepare ordinary people for an extraordinary destiny.” – C.S. Lewis

Quote by Robert Collier

written by Michael Dauphinee on February 4th, 2015

“Success is the sum of small efforts, repeated day in and day out.” – Robert Collier

Quote by Mark Cuban

written by Michael Dauphinee on January 30th, 2015

“Work like there is someone working 24 hours a day to take it away from you.” – Mark Cuban

Quote by Teddy Roosevelt

written by Michael Dauphinee on January 16th, 2015

“Complaining about a problem without posing a solution is called whining.” – Teddy Roosevelt

Anonymous Quote

written by Michael Dauphinee on January 14th, 2015

“Never stop doing your best just because someone doesn’t give you credit.” – Anonymous

Quote by Jim Rohn

written by Michael Dauphinee on January 7th, 2015

“One customer well taken care of could be more valuable than $10,000 worth of advertising.” – Jim Rohn