I recently watched a Socrates In The City YouTube video of author Eric Metaxas speaking about his new book, "If You Can Keep it". If you are unfamiliar with him, he is a NY Times bestselling author, communicator and thinker. He is also a very funny guy. I have read…

WHAT TIME IS IT?

A number of years ago while making a sales call, the administrator I was seeing invited me for a cup of coffee. During our brief time together he said something that stuck like glue. He said "Joe, you can always make more money, but you can never make more time".…

NO MORE MONDAYS!

I was fortunate to attend a "Coaching With Excellence" training weekend one year ago with entrepreneur, author, life coach Dan Miller. Dan and his precious wife Joanne are just two of the best! I discovered Dan about ten years ago via a radio commercial for his then new book "48…
Today in the United States of America we celebrate Memorial Day. This federal holiday is for remembering the people who died while serving in the armed forces. We do live in the greatest country in the world, and many have given their lives for the freedoms we too often take…

BE CAREFUL WHAT YOU WISH FOR

Having goals and dreams are important. I would not want to minimize their importance. But our goals and dreams can change, that's only natural. When I was 18 years old I wanted to be a rock star….yes I even dreamt about it. Did I really understand all that it entailed?…

LET IT BREATHE

[caption id="attachment_204" align="alignnone" width="300"] Photo by Joe Santucci[/caption] We live in a noisy world and we are way too busy. Our senses are bombarded nonstop… It appears we've been trained to shun silence. Distraction rules the day; streaming video, music, smart phone, there has to be something going on. In…

MIRROR, MIRROR ON THE WALL…

Ok I admit it, I love a great quote. They have the ability to make you stop, rethink things, and move you. I found this quote on the Twitter feed of a famous entrepreneur who uses it as a reminder to himself, and I  had one of those "stop" moments. "The sky is…