Tag Archives: Dr. David Dyson

Definite Purpose+Burning Desire

“There is one quality which one must possess to win, and that is definiteness of purpose, the knowledge of what one wants, and a burning desire to possess it.” Napoleon Hill, author of The Law of Success and Think and … Continue reading

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When Moral Injury Holds you Back

When people set resolutions at New Years or other times of inspiration or decision, the solutions usually require action though often we overlook the requirement to address our beliefs that either support or sabotage our success. “Moral injury” is one … Continue reading

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Ask the Mom of a Prisoner

A mother called me this Sunday morning. She had received from her daughter a few workbooks I developed she thought might help her son prepare better to get out of prison. If you wonder if adding Plans for School & … Continue reading

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“The best way to predict your future is to create it.”

Quote by Abraham Lincoln: “The best way to predict your future is to create it.” Peter Drucker is credited with a similar quotation, “We Cannot Predict the Future, But We Can Invent It.” Recommendation:  ask what vision you would like … Continue reading

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True Fan: Follow the Process

Do you plan to be an Entertainment Fan or a True Fan?     Will you choose to be a “True Fan” who stands for the principles and practices that define the process to make the team great, in addition to following … Continue reading

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