Motivational Quote: Don’t stop

Just keep peddling“Life is like riding a bicycle. You don’t fall off unless you stop.” Claude Pepper, American Politician

Your values

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“Your values are what you will or will not do in order to get what you want and still be able to look at yourself in the mirror and like who you see.” – Richard Elmes

The Benefits of External Focus in Business

Your Customers needs“If you focus on solving your customer’s needs first, they tend to help meet (or exceed) your needs.” – Richard Elmes

Challenging Times make you Stronger

This quote is dedicated to the good folks that worked at The Guelph Mercury, one of my local newspapers, that is stopping production on Friday January 29th, 2016. Especially Tony Saxon, one of my favorite reporters that was the beat writer who covered the Guelph Storm OHL hockey club. Thanks Tony.

Windy Tree at Beach

“Good Timber does not grow with ease; the stronger the wind, the stronger the trees.” J. Willard Marriott, Founder,  Marriott Hotels

Motivational Quote: Suspicion

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“You can’t go through life and assume people are not trustworthy. I find if you are straight forward with people. most people reciprocate.” Frank Hasenfratz, Founder, Linamar Corporation

Motivational Quote: Connecting with others

Connecting with other peopleThere’s an order and a process to connecting with others: First you establish trust with the basic instincts, then you establish rapport with the personality. What results is a relationship, and with every relationship holds almost infinite possibilities.”

Nicholas Boothman, Author of How to Connect in Business in 90 seconds or Less and several other books.

Motivational Quote: Future Vision

future-vision“If you cannot see and do not believe it will not be.” Jamie Pritchard, Facilitator, Magnetic Lighthouse podcast, Spiritual Coach