What do President Obama, Jimmy Fallon, and Spongebob Squarepants Have In Common?

The answer to the cryptic title of this post is: They are all included in the video below… but more importantly, there are business and life related tips, hacks and stories that will show you:

  • Why “working harder” isn’t great advice, and might actually do more harm than good,
  • Why most of your competition are targeting low-hanging fruit, and how to feast from the top of the tree…. alone,
  • How to achieve the seemingly impossible, over and over again.

I originally planned on writing a nice, long, article to share all of this… then I remembered that I already gave a 15 minute presentation sharing all of this and more.

So let’s start off with that short video, and then I will add some additional thoughts, ideas and suggestions to help you get even more out of it:

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The Final Word On Performance

Ok, So I’ve been blogging about performance the past few weeks. Specifically targeting what blocks you from performing at your best.

I’ve shared some important solutions about how to overcome the barriers that hold you back.

But more importantly, it’s been my goal in these posts to show you the CAUSES behind some of your obstacles. You can take all the steps you want to fix a bad habit. But unless you actually address the underlying cause the fix will never be permanent.

So after reading all your initial comments at the very beginning, I saw that we needed to take a four-step path to address them. You needed to:

  • Get your head straight…
  • Get your planning straight…
  • Get your focus straight and…
  • Get your execution straight.

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Execute Better Now!

Execution strategy can be a huge barrier to optimizing your performance. You start designing and building and factoring in for the unforeseen obstacles as best you can, and before you know it…

You got nothing done!

Most aspiring entrepreneurs typically struggle with their execution because they don’t understand the “ULTIMATE SECRET” of powerful execution. And yes, There is an “ultimate secret”.

I’m going to share it with you in this post. And then I’m going to share two simple questions you need to answer to see your performance skyrocket where your execution is concerned. Get more done. Do less work. Earn more cash. That’s the name of the game after all, isn’t it?

So let’s get down to it. Let’s talk about how you execute.

You Don’t Focus On The Basics Because…

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Cure Information Overload Now – Do Less Get More

Your eyes are stinging and bloodshot. Your brain has all but gone on strike.

You’ve just spent the last six, eight, maybe even twelve hours researching important data you need for a project. Or maybe you’ve been trying to learn the details of a certain strategy. Or the ins and outs of specific techniques for marketing your next launch.

The only problem is you can hardly remember anything you’ve read. And worse than that, the stuff you can recall seems to have no relation to anything you’re working on.

In fact, for a split second in time, you’re not even sure what you were working on in the first place.

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11 Questions You Need To Answer To Know If A “Shiny Object” Is Right For You!

A lot of entrepreneurs believe their performance struggles stem from “shiny object” syndrome. Getting distracted by the latest, greatest, newest, sweetest, whiz-bangiest whatever-it-is. But did you ever think a “shiny object” could actually be good for your business?

You know what… they actually can!

You just need to make sure of a few things first…

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Beer, Bombs, and Immortality: The Truth Behind Your Struggle With Indecision

Has a friend ever called and asked you if you wanted to go out for a beer at the end of the week and you responded by saying you’d get back to them and let them know? Even though you knew you had nothing going on Friday. And you were 99.9% sure that nothing was going to come up?

You know what that kind of response is called.

And it lies at the heart of a ton of performance crushing struggles including analysis paralysis… stalling mid-project… a lack of self-confidence… and more.

It’s called indecision.

And we’re going to dissect it in this post. I’m going to show you exactly why you hesitate when you should be taking action. And give you four simple steps that will eliminate indecision for you!

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Why The Plans You Make May Be Undermining All Your Efforts

What holds YOU back?

When I sit to work on one piece, it leads me down the road of another…” -KC

“Unfocused time and project management…” -Juan

“…I would love to have more clarity, to have a sense of knowing where I am going.” -Jean

“…when I don’t clearly understand what I need to do…” -Barbara

OK. Everyone who shared one of the obstacles above (or the dozens more I didn’t print) is suffering from a pretty common problem. A planning issue. A clarity issue. Specifically clarity about the essential steps you need to take to accomplish your goals.

So in this post I’m going to give you the answers you want. I’m going to show you how to drill down and discover the essential steps you need, to accomplish almost anything in your business. (It’s the same exercise I do with many of my private clients.)

But in this post, I’m also going to do something else. I’m going to share something I believe you NEED.

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