This Week's Blogs | June 17 - 23, 2012
"I've noticed that often fire, ready, aim is the order we do things in at our companies. Instead, if we spent more time thinking about what we want to do we would have more success that would ultimately come faster."
Source: Josh Patrick | Stage 2 Planning Partners | Making Your Life Better Blog | June 20, 2012
"What happens when you walk in the door at night?"
Source: Lisa Earle McLeod | How Smart People Can Get Better At Everything | June 2012
"I think many advisors miss the point when they work with their clients. Advisors sometimes have beliefs that their clients are different than they are, or they don't really think about whether the conversations they start would resonate with themselves if they were the client."
Source: Josh Patrick | Stage 2 Planning Partners | Making Your Life Better Blog | June 19, 2012
"Making a suggestion sounds like the most natural thing in the world. If it is, why do we have such a large problem in our companies both getting suggestions and if we do get them, having the suggestions implemented? My belief is that like most bottlenecks in companies, getting suggestions and implementing involves setting up systems that will support this activity."
Source: Josh Patrick | Stage 2 Planning Partners | Making Your Life Better Blog | June 18, 2012
"The European Union and United States have massive debt problems. It took just 15-20 years of living beyond our collective means to create most of this debt. Both governments think that printing billions of tons of currency is the answer. But this approach is not going to work."
Source: Rob Slee | MidasMoments | June 18, 2012