I am a big fan of Milestones. I first noticed how much I liked them as a young kid learning to play golf. My father was a country club golf professional and PGA member, so golf was an important part of my childhood. I always looked forward the YARD Markers on the course. These are the little signs that indicate you have crossed a certain amount of yardage on a course (200 yards, 300 yards, etc.) I always felt a sense of accomplishment when I would pass them because I knew I had made progress towards a goal.
Planning is important. However, when do you stop planning and when do you start taking action? It is important for all of us as content creators to understand that sometimes good enough is simply good enough. Sometimes mistakes are the best thing that can happen to you.
“If a (person) does not keep pace with his companions, perhaps it is because he hears a different drummer. Let him step to the music which he hears, however measured or far away.” – Henry David Thoreau
“When you get into a tight place an everything goes against you, till it seems as though you could not hang on a minute longer, never give up then, for that is just the place and time that the tide will turn.” – Harriet Beecher Stowe
There are some things people do not want to tell you about getting into content creation, espeically something like a blog or podcast. But in the interest of honesty, I want you to understand, you will need to sacrifice a part of your life to make this work.
“Believe you can you’re halfway there,” – Theodore Roosevelt
This year a Lot of you are hard charging into 2016 with a goal to START a Podcast! I think that is really awesome, and I applaud you for making it happen for yourself! So, as you start to plan the launch of your first epiosde, I wanted to offer you four questions you should ask yourself, before you start your podcast!
This week I was invited by Daryl and Rob to chat about World of Warcraft on The Training Dummies. They have a really fun show that you should check out!
Here is the link to their site!
Here is a link to the show on iTunes!
“Perfection is not attainable, but if we chase perfection we can catch excellence.” – Vince Lombardi
New Year’s Resolutions do not seem to work. I stopped making them a long time ago. Instead of Resolutions, I encourage you to make goals. What is the difference? Let me explain.