Tag : Motivation

It’s been a 2014 full of change, challenge and even more change. Things certainly don’t always go according to plan but you’ve got to roll with the punches, so to speak. Overcoming challenges is an important part of life. Overcoming challenges helps us feel every inch of our humanity. I’ve been there.

Scott Gulbransen
Author: 1 month ago

Whenever you make a decision – life, career, family, politics – we tend to worry more about others reactions than whether or not we made the right call. Making tough choices is always fraught with anxiety, doubt, and sometimes fear. But there is only one way to overcome it: do what’s right.

Scott Gulbransen
Author: 4 months ago

Perhaps the biggest challenge for me on a day-to-day basis is having patience. Whether it’s patience with my kids, with the morning commute, or with my work, my motor revs pretty high most days. I dive headfirst into almost everything I do with an intensity that sometimes can inhibit my ability to feel a sense of peace or accomplishment.

Scott Gulbransen
Author: 6 months ago

The key to keeping your job – now and in 20 years – is to understand you have to grow and learn and change continuously. Once you reach the end of the “prime” of your career, and climbing the ladder doesn’t matter to you, that doesn’t mean you stop learning and reinventing yourself. If you stop, you stop contributing to the business world and to society.

Scott Gulbransen
Author: 7 months ago

Do you need to work harder than the next guy and work your ass off to succeed? Of course you do. But if you don’t have balance, you can lose your marriage, your family, your health and then you have nothing.

Scott Gulbransen
Author: 10 months ago

Is the current economic malaise making us lazy? Do people have a passion for their work anymore? It’s really hard to tell sometimes. America needs to return to hard work – not easy work.

Scott Gulbransen
Author: 11 months ago

Our lives are not defined by our failures or the past. They are defined by how we take those regrets and move forward without dwelling on what might have been.

Author: 1 year ago

What good is professional success if your personal life is in shambles. Personal and professional happiness can and must coexist.

Author: 3 years ago