A remarkable idea that just may change your life.
“If you long to accomplish great and noble goals, you first must learn to approach every task as though it were great and noble.” — Gary Ryan Blair
Like gravity…“Qui n’avance pas, recule” is a truth that none can counter.
Translated from French it means…
“Who does not move forward, recedes”.
There can be no standstill in life, only evolution or devolution.
Either one evolves, or one devolves.
In other words…Everything Counts!
Everything we think, say and do…
Leads us in a precise direction…towards or away from our goals.
“A challenge is a form of finishing school. Once you’re able to rise up to meet the demands of a challenge, you’ll be finished with self-limiting beliefs, finished with settling for less, finished with excuses…and finished playing a small game.” — Gary Ryan Blair
There are two kinds of people in this world…
Those who push and challenge themselves to finish strong…and those who do not.
Which one are you?
The truth is finishing strong is an everyday occurrence as there will never be a task, race, goal, day, quarter or year that does not come to an end…
Victor Hugo is the French poet and novelist who is credited with the phrase…
“Nothing is more powerful than an idea whose time has come.”
I for one could not agree more…and by the time you get to the end of this message, you’ll have learned the one idea which can alter your future in a profound way.
Let’s get going…
If you want to enjoy a bigger, bolder and far more beautiful future…the time has come for you to redefine and re-engineer your view of success.
Here’s the process I used to completely transform my life, and which…
“You will be judged by your results and how well you bring things to an end…therefore, always FINISH STRONG.” — Gary Ryan Blair
Amat Victoria Curam is Latin for “Victory Loves Preparation”.
It’s a phrase we should all keep in mind before starting anything new.
“You don’t need new goals to finish the year strong…you need commitment and relentless execution to your existing ones.” — Gary Ryan Blair
This message is both important and time-sensitive.
Because the 4th and final quarter of the year is about to begin and you must decide if you are going to finish the year strong.
The fact is…three quarters are now history and the only that thing that matters now is your ability to finish the 4th quarter strong.
In this message, I have two objectives:
1. To spotlight and examine seven timeless, universal principles that have…
“If you’re going to work hard to achieve a goal…you owe it to yourself to find the fastest and smartest way to get it across the finish line.” — Gary Ryan Blair
The goals that I strive to achieve with each post is challenging you and your paradigm in ways designed to accelerate your performance, grow your might and increase your overall win rate.
This particular message provides a prescient look at our impending future, and calls for you to give up a deeply held belief so that you can step up your overall game.
Let’s do this…
Turn Your Great Ideas Into a Worldwide Sensation
“Spread love everywhere you go. Let no one ever come to you without leaving happier.” — Mother Teresa
If you don’t have time to learn about one of the greatest ideas you’ll ever come across…here’s the skinny…
The future belongs to the super spreaders…
It belongs to those who focus on the bright side of life…
The ones who spread valuable ideas, good cheer, inspiration, love and hope for the future.
It belongs to those who wake people up…those who empower others to initiate change…and who through their actions, make the world…
“To achieve great things, three things are needed: an inspiring goal, relentless execution, and an impossible deadline.” — Gary Ryan Blair
There’s a special kind of magic in having very little time to get things done.
That’s why I manage my entire workload based on what I plan on getting done by Friday.
No long-term planning sessions, no confusing charts, boards or graphs.
Just 5 days to get stuff across the finish line.
This process demands focus, speed and consistency of execution.
And you better believe it’s effective.
It’s also simple.
If this pandemic taught you anything…
A Simple Formula For Living an Extraordinary Life
“If it is not right do not do it; if it is not true do not say it.” — Marcus Aurelius
The teacher who introduced me to Robert Frost and “The Road Not Taken” taught that it was about being an individual and taking risks, and marching to a different drummer.
I drank the Koolaid and accepted it…hook, line and sinker.
Until recently, it never occurred to me to ask if “all the difference” made by the road taken was really a good thing.
Let’s have a look and determine which road…
“Ex nihilo nihil fit” is Greek for… Nothing Comes From Nothing.
That explains why causes create effects…inputs produce outputs…and why actions have consequences.
You can’t get something for nothing.
You have to do something to get something.
Every action comes with a reaction.
Everything requires labor….some degree of effort.
Let’s go further down this rabbit hole.