My Vision, for those who don’t yet know, is to build a powerful community of business owners and enthusiasts who support and uplift each other. A close-knit community that will also hold each other accountable for achieving our individual goals.
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Last week we looked at your personal vision, and why it’s critical to have one. Do you want to make your dreams come true? Then the first and, arguably, the most important step is to build them into a clear and structured vision. If you missed last week’s article, you can find it here Share on …
As you’ve probably noticed, I’ve been paying a lot of attention to the concepts of work-life balance and time management recently. During my research, I came across many different productivity ‘hacks’ – some really effective ones, and some absolute rubbish. Share on facebook Share on twitter Share on linkedin Share on google Share on pinterest …
As business owners, the daily pressure and stress we have to deal with is significant. Amongst our arsenal of business tools, we should have mechanisms to help us de-stress. Meditation is a fantastic way to improve your health & wellbeing. It can boost your mood and calm you down. Also, it will help strengthen connections …
Work-life balance is something that many of us struggle with, and that some of us never really get the hang of. We struggle to leave the office or even put our phones down. The result is that our life outside of work suffers. Good work-life balance has a helluva lot to do with having a good …
If I wasn’t confident in my abilities, I wouldn’t be where I am.
Well, it’s quite simple.
Without confidence, I wouldn’t take my shots in life.
I wouldn’t climb to become CEO of a Billion Rand business
I wouldn’t quit my career and focus on FutureProof.
I wouldn’t meet my wife, etc . . .
In other words, I would miss all the opportunities that led me to become what I am.
And that’s true for everyone.
What is it that the super-successful have in common that we can learn from and aspire to?
First of all, when I talk about success, I’m not just talking about money.
Being Super-successful, to me, is having virtually unlimited wealth, freedom and meaning in your life.
I’ve analysed and compared the actions and work-ethics of people like:
Jeff Bezos, Elon Musk, Richard Branson, Bill Gates, Steve Jobs, Walt Disney, Larry Page, and Sergey Brin.
The result is a list of specific attributes that all these modern-day multi-millionaires and billionaires have in common.
There are 5 of them.
When you were young, you didn’t need any encouragement to play with other kids or to explore and learn about the world.
You had a natural sense of curiosity – we all did!
But, as time went by, you’ve probably lost it.
And now, you feel more or less stuck in a routine…
Hanging out with the same people…
Going out to the same places…
Eating the same food…
So, what happened?
It’s been over 14 months since the pandemic started impacting our lives, and it looks like it’s far from over.
And, if you’ve had access to ANY kind of media in this time, you must have seen or heard endless clips of negative news.
It’s been hard, if not impossible, to stay positive and optimistic the whole time – even for me. And those of you who know me will know that I am a very positive person.
And even if you haven’t watched any news, people around you have, so you couldn’t avoid the negativity.
And here’s the problem…