Talent Is Never Enough – Preparation Positions Your Talent

What happens when you don’t prepare? Things you hoped won’t happen do happen—and they occur with greater frequency than the things you hoped would happen. Preparation positions people correctly, and it is often the separation between winning and losing. Talent-plus…

Talent Is Never Enough – Focus Directs Your Talent

Focus does not come naturally to us, yet it is essential for anyone who wants to make the most of his talent. Having talent without focus is like being an octopus on roller skates. If you want to be successful,…

Talent Is Never Enough – Initiative Activates Your Talent

INSIGHTS ON INITIATIVE “To fear is one thing. To let fear grab you by the tail and swing you around is another.” – Katherine Paterson “To succeed, jump as quickly at opportunities as you do at conclusions.” – Benjamin Franklin…

Talent Is Never Enough – Passion Energizes Your Talent

What carries people to the top? What makes them take risks, go the extra mile, and do whatever it takes to achieve their goals? It isn’t talent. It’s passion. Passion is more important than a plan. Passion creates fire. A…