Tag Archives: Business

What Do You Wish For Your Life To Be?

‘I wish life was not so short,’ he thought. ‘Languages take such a time, and so do all the things one wants to know about.’ ~J. R. R. Tolkien Distilling what we’ve learned so far We’ve spent a lot of time getting to know who we are, what we do and don’t want in life […]

What You Do Today Impacts Everything, Past, Present And Future.

In every deliberation, we must consider the impact of our decisions on the next seven generations. ~ Iroquois proverb We Don’t Live In A Bubble These past few weeks my blog has gone fallow as I try to decide which path to take in the future. I examined many ideas and visualized different paths in […]

Mindset Matters.

 I truly believe in positive synergy, that your positive mindset gives you a more hopeful outlook, and belief that you can do something great means you will do something great.~Russell Wilson Letting Synchronicity Happen I’ve been taking a break to evaluate my life and where I want to go from here. I’ve set aside my […]

Get Your Own Doug Products!

It’s a great feeling to connect with others and to make a difference in their lives. I’ve been writing and illustrating Doug Does Life for a while now. The blog is attracting new followers daily and I’m getting great feedback from the readers. Doug seems to resonate with people. I want to expand the reach […]

Find Like Minded Groups.

To all the other dreamers out there, don’t ever stop or let the world’s negativity disenchant you or your spirit. If you surround yourself with love and the right people, anything is possible. ~Adam Green We’re not the only ones Doug and I have analyzed the contacts that were lurking in our past, as well […]

Building New Networks.

First I shake the whole Apple tree, that the ripest might fall. Then I climb the tree and shake each limb, and then each branch and then each twig, and then I look under each leaf. ~Martin Luther Branching Out Doug and I have been exploring networking recently to extend the reach of our monkey […]

What Are You Offering?

As a teenager I was so insecure. I was the type of guy that never fitted in because he never dared to choose. I was convinced I had absolutely no talent at all. For nothing. And that thought took away all my ambition too. ~Johnny Depp In my last post, I discovered that my true […]

Using What You Already Have.

Life is not always a matter of holding good cards, but sometimes, playing a poor hand well. ~Jack London What do we have to offer right now? Remember the list we made of or past work experience? It’s time to take that list and write out what skills we gained from the different jobs we […]

What Plans Have You Made?

Do you want to know who you are? Don’t ask. Act! Action will delineate and define you. ~Thomas Jefferson Take action, but have a plan Doug and I are starting to think about our next steps towards creating our dreams. We spent a lot of time figuring out what motivates us, what we want to […]

Straying Off The Beaten Path.

Towering genius disdains a beaten path. It seeks regions hitherto unexplored. ~Abraham Lincoln The beaten path is not always best Sometimes things are done a certain way, and no one really knows why. Nothing is changed because results are reached, and change may mess up the magic combination that leads to success (even if the […]