Have Your Cake and Eat it Too: How to Successfully Have a Family and a Business

Big lives are messy – that’s just a fact. Between our personal and professional endeavors, we each have an ever increasing number of responsibilities that require our attention. With so much of our lives consumed by family and work, it can seem nearly impossible to have it all. But it
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How to Find Consistency in a Wave of Change

Consistency is critical for success. It creates standards, understanding, and in many cases, benchmarks to compare our results against. That’s why, even in the face of rapid change, it’s important to learn how to move forward while still achieving some semblance of consistency. It might sound somewhat paradoxical — trying
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All Things ONE: Empire Building the El Arroyo Way

Great food and drink is not the only thing that has turned El Arroyo into an Austin, Texas, destination eatery. Its large, street-facing sign – changed daily – is what’s really brought this Tex-Mex Tavern into the spotlight. The out-of-the-box messaging – the restaurant’s only form of marketing – has
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Vince McMahon and his ONE Thing

World Wrestling Entertainment (WWE) Chairman Vince McMahon built his empire, once valued in the billions, on the concept of identifying the ONE Thing that would make everything else easier or unnecessary. And like everyone else who follows their ONE Thing, he encountered some difficult choices and situations along the way
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Why Checking Things Off Your List is Making You Less Productive at Home

First there were miniature memo pads and pencils, now we have note-taking apps that go with us everywhere on our smartphones. Making lists of what needs to get done around the house and at work can help us remember all the to-dos, but it can also keep us from focusing
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Your Most Productive Snow Day Yet

When the needle dips below thirty two degrees and precipitation is at 80%, it’s likely a productive day at the office is not in the cards come 6am. But, before you jump between sighing with relief at a little down time and panting in distress at a missed day of
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Join the KW Book Club and Explore The ONE Thing

The Keller Williams’ book club is gearing up for its next session on the Pivot: Shift Ahead Facebook page with The ONE Thing by Gary Keller and Jay Papasan. That’s right. KW is sharing an in-depth look at the extraordinary power of finding focus with the group’s 76,000+ members. So,
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Jumpstart your Reading Skills in a Webinar with Jay Papasan and Ryan Holiday

When it comes to using the principles of The ONE Thing to improve the different areas of your life, the options are numerous. Just for starters, you may have determined what ONE Thing makes everything else easier or unnecessary for your personal life, for your business, or for your health.
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A Cost Benefit Analysis of Growth: How Saying No Can Save You

It feels good to say yes. Yes to new opportunities. Yes to helping with a project. Yes to going to a party. Yes — just to be polite. But we often forget saying yes to something inevitably means saying no to something else. This fact is particularly important when we
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A Culinary Mentor

When it comes to physical health, it’s hard to know if you’re doing the right thing. While we hang physical wellness on three hooks – sleep, diet and exercise – there’s a lot of wiggle room on what regimen is best for you. Enter your mentors. We first met Allison
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