Did Picasso Paint for the Money? No. Did Einstein do all he did for the cash? No. Did Hemingway write for the money? No. They did it what they did for the pure joy.  They did if because they loved what they did. They did it because they had to do it or they would have felt unfulfilled. They had a talent and they used it. How about you? Do you want to be great at something?  Find something that…

There are those times when you learn something that just throws you totally off kilter.  It just knocks the hell out of you.  It makes you wonder about your intelligence. It makes you worry about the way you’ve been living.  Today was one of those times for me. Finding out your partner is a serial killer is an extreme example.  That would knock me out.  It might even kill me. Thankfully, he’s not. If found out that my trusted accountant…

I see people in LinkedIn who call themselves decisive on their profile. I hope they are and if so I’d like to do business with them. If you want to be an executive, you have got to start getting better at decision-making. I know a lot of people who are not decisive.  When I go out to dinner with them, they spend way too much time trying to decide between the chimichangas or the nachos. When I am super hungry,…