3 Things You Didn’t Know About Achieving Mastery

Mastery is a topic that comes up frequently in The ONE Thing. Without a mindset geared toward embracing mastery, achieving extraordinary results is nearly impossible. But just the idea of achieving mastery can cause some of us to build mental roadblocks. Becoming a master at anything is not a quick
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Celebrate Civility with ONE Act

Martin Luther King Jr.’s strive for civil rights started with a bus strike in Montgomery, AL. The success of this first domino – the Supreme Court deemed segregated buses as unconstitutional – solidified his ONE Thing, to gain equality for African Americans and other oppressed peoples. In honor of MLK
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How to Keep Anxiety From Stepping Between You and Your ONE Thing

Anxiety isn’t what you think it is. It comes in many different forms, and no two diagnoses are the same. Socially, we’ve just arrived at accepting that anxiety and depression are mental health issues that affect millions of Americans, who for generations went undiagnosed. But, as mental health advocacy gains
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Using Strategic Renewal to Relax and Improve Productivity

Relaxation Day isn’t about guilty pleasure, it’s about reenergizing our bodies and minds so that we can successfully pursue our goals. Pushing harder doesn’t make us more productive. Instead, when we try to get everything done but forget to take care of ourselves, we risk derailing our focus. We sometimes
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ONE Thing Means No Regrets

Life is too short to pile up woulda, coulda, shouldas. That’s the message Gary wanted to set the stage with when he invited two-time Grammy Award Winner Pam Rose to kick off his recent presentation of new book The ONE Thing in Dallas. “A life worth living might be measured
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Signs You’ve Lost the Respect of Others

We’ve all had that feeling. Someone doesn’t seem to be listening to what we say. We make requests of others and we’re ignored. Pretty soon, feathers are ruffled and we find ourselves frustrated over the lack of respect we seem to be receiving. While we like to think it’s easy
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Top Budget Busters that New Entrepreneurs Need to be Aware Of

Nothing kills a business faster than not being able to turn a profit. That holds true for a business at any stage, but is especially deadly for entrepreneurs who are trying to move their business past the start-up phase. No one can plan for the future with total certainty, but
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Money Talks – Even to Your Kids

For years financial matters have been taboo – rarely discussed amongst adults, let alone with children. However, concerns over growing student loan debt, credit card use and the repercussion of the Great Recession have put a spotlight on the importance of financial mentorship that starts at an early age as
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Make Spending Time with Your Kids Your ONE Thing

Of all the mentorships in life, none is more important than the relationship between parents and their children. Truth be told, parenting is like being every type of mentor rolled into one. Education, work, social interactions, romance, personal pursuits – kids need their parents to be that original mentor that
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Time is Relative, Not a Relative

Business, health and wellness goals are front runners year after year in the rat race to pinpoint our New Years’ Resolutions. And while “losing 20 lbs” or “saving 15% of my earnings” are great goals to have, it’s important not to let them get in the way of our me/family
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