6 Characteristics of Successful Solos – First, Fearlessness

  You’ll always miss 100% of the shots you don’t take. – Wayne Gretzky FEARLESSNESS In my previous blog, “Practice Doesn’t Always Make Perfect, You Can’t Teach Talent”, the six characteristics of successful solo practitioners which I identified were: fearlessness work ethic interpersonal skills (Carnegie skills) imagination/creativity ability to get work done on time natural enthusiasm […]

My Normal is not Your Normal!

Believe nothing merely because you have been told it. Do not believe what your teacher tells you merely out of respect for the teacher. But whatsoever, after due examination and analysis, you find to be kind, conducive to the good, the benefit, the welfare of all beings – that doctrine believe and cling to, and […]

Practice Doesn’t Always Make Perfect – You cannot teach talent!

Perseverance alone does not assure success. No amount of stalking will lead to game in a field that has none. – I Ching Every book that has been written, every lesson taught has the potential to help you improve the bottom line and your ability to succeed in practice. But, and, here is the catch […]

Dying Ain’t Bad, It’s Not Living That Will Kill You!

“The tragedy of life is not so much what men suffer, but rather what they miss.”  – Thomas Carlyle Be careful of the potential client who walks in the door telling you he or she wants to go to court to redress grievances, and that it isn’t about the money, it is about the principle. […]