Category Archives: Hard Work

Zoinks – an endless cycle

The body has something foreign that needs to be gone. So you take a foreign substance (chemo) to eradicate the foreign object (cancer) and it causes havoc. Thank God for modern medicine. It can be a vicious cycle. Wouldn’t it … Continue reading

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Staying the course

It can get pretty scary out there. Staying focused on your goals is tough enough. If you lose sight of where you’re headed and in stead focus on the distractions along they way, well, not only will it take longer … Continue reading

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Being diligent

“The soul of the sluggard craves and gets nothing, while the soul of the diligent is richly supplied.” Proverbs 13:4 (ESV) Let the work you do today and everyday matter.

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Mission: Possible

Mission: Impossible was a popular TV show that ran from 1966-1973. It featured an elite covert operations team assigned seemingly impossible tasks that were carried out with the utmost in secrecy. Any agents who were discovered must deny their involvement … Continue reading

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Come early, stay late

Dedication. Willingness. Determination. While I am a proponent of the work-life balance (thank you Jeff for the reminders), there are times when there may not be a good substitute for working long hours. Deadlines, projects and extraordinary circumstances may call … Continue reading

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How to succeed in business . . .

Do I need to finish the sentence? Sure you have to try. This isn’t some kids cartoon where you can wish for something and it will magically fall from the sky. Do you have an idea what success looks like? … Continue reading

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Don’t be the one to defeat yourself

On the heels of yesterday’s post, today’s quote reminds us of a time when it may have been easy to quit. “Never, never, never give up.” Winston Churchill Other’s can’t quit for you. Only you can quit for yourself.

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