Posts in category Personal Success

You Cannot Be Creative or See Breakthroughs If You Have the New Average Attention Span

In an article called How to Build Billionaire Habits by Nick Papple I just came across a statistic that’s crazy. Listen for yourself… “According to the National Center for Biotechnology Information, the average attention span has dropped from 12 seconds in 2000 to 8 seconds in 2013. That’s one second less than the attention span of a […]

How Do You Come Up With New Content Marketing Ideas? You Might Not Really Want To Know.

How Do You Come Up With New Content Marketing Ideas? You Might Not Really Want To Know.

  A Reader’s Digest article from October 1991 told an amazing story of how one national skier, who was training for the Olympics, came up with a new racing technique. And after you read this great story, I will show you what this new racing technique and the desire to come up with new content marketing ideas […]

The Dark Side Of Goal Setting In 2014

The Dark Side Of Goal Setting In 2014

    Today I am going to share with you a story about what some have called “the worst blunder in the history of college football“. This story contains a lesson for us all about a seldom discussed topic: the dark side of goal setting. Yes, you read that right.  Read on to learn more. 🙂 On […]

You Have 1020 Minutes To Make Today Different Than Yesterday

You Have 1020 Minutes To Make Today Different Than Yesterday

Today is the first FULL week of 2014. You have 360 days left in 2014 to do, be or have something different than you did, were, or had last year. Depending on how much you slept last night, you only have around 1020 minutes (or less) to make today different than yesterday.  A few of […]

The Surprising Solution To All Of Your Problems

The Surprising Solution To All Of Your Problems

How We Usually Handle Problems Check out this great story below. It reveals the common ineffective way that most of us deal with our problems… An old farmer had a large rock in the middle of his field. Instead of getting rid of it, he plowed around that large rock for years.  He did this because […]

Billy Joel And The Audacious Power Of Asking

Billy Joel And The Audacious Power Of Asking

If you haven’t seen this video yet, you need to take the six minutes and nineteen seconds to do that now. Go ahead. Do it right now. I’ll wait. You see? I told you it was worth it! 🙂 What Most Of Us Are Afraid Of I didn’t want you to watch it to see […]

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Listen to Segment of CMI’s Podcast I Was Featured On

pnr-this-old-marketing-joe-200x200 Listen to the final 7:16 segment of "This Old Marketing" where they talk about my LinkedIn post: [sc_embed_player_template1 fileurl="http://recessionsolution.com/wp-content/uploads/2014/08/CMIPodcastFeaturingMyLinkedInJUSTMYSEGMENT.mp3"]