The ONE Thing guiding famous explorers

Discovering Success: The ONE Thing of World Famous Explorers

America is a maritime nation that was founded on exploration. National Maritime Day honors that history and the personnel of the Merchant Marines who circumvent the globe supporting our troops wherever they may be. It’s also a time to recognize all the explorers that have opened up the world for the rest
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Grow a Mustache, Support Your Community

Facial hair is serious business, and growing a mustache this November – or Movember – is one sure fire way to build camaraderie within the office and show support for your fellow man! The tradition began in 1999 with a group of young men in Australia who decided to grow
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How to Stop Multitasking to Boost Your Productivity

Sometimes when we talk to new readers about how to stop multitasking, we get some weird looks. “Why would I want to stop? It’s way more productive, and everyone on my team does it! I wouldn’t even know how to stop, and I would just get behind.” Unfortunately, multitasking is
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The Opportunity of the Moment: What You Can Do Now for the Future

These are not typical times. Many of us are weeks into being separated from our offices, schools and lives as we know it. Under normal circumstances, we’d encourage people to not re-create the wheel, but this feels different. We haven’t exactly experienced a worldwide pandemic in recent history. But rest
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The ONE Thing and Wealth Building with Ben Kinney

When it comes to building a successful business, Ben Kinney knows what to do. Negotiating deals and structuring high level acquisitions are Ben’s passion. As a business founder, entrepreneur, top producing real estate agent, brokerage owner and technology innovator, there is no question that Ben is an influential leader in
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Onboarding and Training New Hires, Part 2 of the Ultimate Guide to People

So you’ve hired a wealth of enterprising, talented people to work with. Now, it’s time to get going. While you may think the hard work is over once you find talent, the truth is your job is only just beginning. The trick to keeping talent is making sure you represent
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how to leverage your job

What’s the ONE Thing You Can Leverage in Your Job

Almost every job provides some sort of leverage for getting you one step closer to your dream career. Even if it’s just ONE Thing, it can provide enough influence to make all the difference in the world for your professional life. It may not be obvious at first, but there
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counterbalancing work and personal time

Lie #5: A Balanced Life

There is a prevailing quest to live a balanced life, but ironically doing so tends to throw things out of whack. Why? Because balance is not possible, nor is it the most productive philosophy. People beat themselves up trying to obtain balance, but in the end, all they end up
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False Peaks and Rubik’s Cubes: Why Success Doesn’t Mean Being Perfect

Success is messy. There’s really nothing squeaky clean about it. If you’re the type of person who wants to have all of your ducks in a row before getting started, you’re going to have to bear with us. Perfection is sometimes a worthy idea, but when it comes to accomplishing
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Sign’s You’re Chasing the Wrong Goal

Starting a new challenge seems straightforward. Once we’ve realized we have a new goal to try and achieve, we ideally do everything we can to set ourselves up for success. We make a GPS, create our own 411s, and use Goal Setting to the Now to make sure we stay
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