I made a goal earlier in the year to successfully complete the Dan Miller Podcast University and have since been plugging away daily to listen to all previous podcasts in preparation for a future as…Continue
"I too have had similar feelings of guilt when I spoke out about so much. I have been invited to lead a committee in my agency to learn how to implement and solve all the issues that I have spoke up about. I agree- it is time to be unreasonable."
"The Reasonable Man Adapts to the World; The Unreasonable One Persists in Trying to Adapt the World to Himself; Therefore, All Progress Depends on the Unreasonable Man." ~ George Bernard Shawby Pete FergusonI was reading about…See More
"Dan, thanks for your comments - I've posted more on my website.
Ann, I've been quiet for a while as I write for an audience of one - me. The writing has been very introspective and healing. Farnoosh Brock dared me to push it out to a…"
"Peter,Wow - what a great overview of the changes in your perspective. Joanne and I are in Kenya right now and are seeing a lot of expecting something for nothing. Pretty sad to see people locked into that mentality. Keep carrying the torch!"
When you get something for nothing, you just haven't been billed for it yet. ~ Franklin P. Jones"Hoarding Man" by Gary Locke - Visit TheGaryArtGood.blogspot.comby Pete FergusonHi, I'm Pete, and I'm a recovering addict."Hi Pete."I'm not addicted to drugs or booze (or smoking crack cocaine while I was in a drunken stupor in Toronto). I'm addicted to…See More
"Peter, I was touched by your story about your neighbor. "In service we found peace and forgiveness." You were proactive and didn't just wait for "good feelings" to come to you. You "overcame evil with good" (Romans…"
You have to take risks. We will only understand the miracle of life fully when we allow the unexpected to happen.~ Paulo Coelhoby Pete FergusonMany years back I hired a neighbor to do some work on our home. I could tell on the second or third day that there was a substance abuse problem. He finished the…See More
"Thanks Ann. It was a lot less dramatic than turning 40 :-).
I love what Dan has said on several occasions - 50-70 we will statistically make more than we have made the rest of our lives and live more. As we get older, we live exponentially -…"
"Happy early birthday Peter! I love what you shared about the meanings of the numbers. I'm WAAAY ahead of you having turned 40 a long time ago and while some of my friends were stressing at the number I considered it the entrance…"
An escalator can never break: it can only become stairs. You should never see an "Escalator Temporarily Out Of Order" sign, just "Escalator Temporarily Stairs. Sorry for the Inconvenience." ~ Mitch Hedbergby Pete FergusonI'm a wanna be audiophile. I've always enjoyed music and spent hard-earned cash in search of…See More
"Oh yes putting ideas into action is definitely the tricky part. And I agree - those who invest time in others give the greatest gift - time is our greatest resource and the one thing we cannot get back once it is spent. Spending it…"
Let him who would enjoy a good future waste none of his present. ~ Roger Babsonby Pete FergusonThis morning I am preparing for a conversation I will have with my colleagues and peers at an industry luncheon. The topic is human interaction.To prepare for my presentation, I was going over the…See More
Perfection is achieved, not when there is nothing more to add, but when there is nothing left to take away.- Antoine de Saint-Exuperyby Pete FergusonOften in life as an "expert" in something, we look for ways to do something even more by the textbook. Improvement by little incremental…See More
“When there is no enemy within, the enemies outside cannot hurt you.” ~ Winston Churchillby Pete FergusonThere is a story of an early migrant to the US who attends a competition to watch a number of different ox teams to see which team can out pull the rest.As the migrant walks…See More
In your 30s, you’re having a lot of varied experiences. You’re scrambling. You’re putting pieces in place. In your 40s, those pieces start to coalesce into knowledge about who you are and how life works. ~ Suzy Welch
I saw your question on the Mastermind group about a local group that was over a year ago. I don't live in your area, but I am a part of an online Mastermind group that meets on Monday 9PM EST weekly. Would you be interested?
We would love to have you join us! We don't have a coach in our group yet. I'm sure I'll be using your info in a couple year ;)
Thanks for commenting on my blog last week regarding your finances. I am wondering if you would like to share with our readers your story of why your family decided to become debt free and pay off your home early? It sounded like there was a story behind your comments. I would love to share it and I would link back to your site as well. Let me know. -Kathryn Gerken
Thanks for visiting my blog! Jake is on FB if you look him up and is Master Penmen, google IAMPETH if your interested in working on your penmenship. I get the most practice from 5am to 0630am daily(Give or take some minutes).