While exploring a tourist site in Malaysia recently I came upon a modern day assembly line. I say ‘modern day’ only because it happened recently. Truthfully, the assembly line was antiquated and it had no machines or technology.
I have the honour of circling the globe about five to six times per year.
That’s a lot of frequent flyer miles. It’s a lot of packing and unpacking too!
People often ask two questions of me about my travel:
Coming from a stark realization that nobody really has a job security and that even a single mistake can cost him to lose his job, Serial Entrepreneur, Business Strategist, Coach, International Tax Expert, and Amazon Bestselling Author, Jack H.M Wong shared the defining moment of his life that made him decide to leave the safe cocoon of the corporate world and charter into the unknown seas of entrepreneurship in The Novel Podcast with Jake Nicolle.
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There seem to be a lot of famous ‘steps’ in the world. Everyone who visits Rome has to climb the Spanish Steps. When I was at the Batu Caves in Malaysia there were brick-like steps, lots of them. Then there are the infamous steps up the mountain in Mach Pichu, Peru.
In hockey we sometimes get a penalty: ‘2-minutes’ for tripping, hooking, elbowing, slashing or unsportsmanlike conduct. The team has to operate without that player for two-minutes or less (if they are scored on).
Pamela Morrison’s goal was simple – build an audience for her core message.
The author of the upcoming book Luxe For Less: How To Live A More Prosperous & Purposeful Life Now! (The New Money Guidebook), Pamela is a self-described trouble shooter who excels at crisis management.
“Mom, can I get a dog?”
“Sure honey…but we’re going to have to convince your father.”
“How do we do that?”
“We’ll have to show him WHY you want it, NEED it, HAVE to HAVE IT! – and – You have to appeal to dad’s way of thinking and his interests!”
Many years ago a musician named Terry Jacks had a big hit that included the words: “We had joy, we had fun, we had seasons in the sun…”
One of the founders of the personal development movement, Earl Nightingale, had this amazing insight:
Most people tiptoe their way through life, hoping they make it safely to death.