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PERSONAL MASTERY

Do you pursue personal mastery? Get ideas and tools to you can use for personal and professional development. You will also get valuable tips on time management, stress management, and productivity.

Accomplish Something Today!

Accomplish Something Today!

Every day make sure, no matter how small the effort, that you do something to make your dreams come true. We’ve all heard the proverb “A journey of a thousand miles begins with a s...
Be cheerful and fill your life with power.

Be cheerful and fill your life with power.

People grieve more than what is necessary — and before it is necessary. I know of many professionals who are to stressed about work assignments. They hate deadlines. They hate additional a...
Be healthy.

Be healthy.

Wherever you are – and whatever you do – from nursery school to graduate school and from fieldwork to office work – as the need for brain power grows, the need to keep your body healt...
Be the only one.

Be the only one.

To be the best at something is really a good opportunity to be a stand out. The aim is not to be number one but to be the only one. This should be easy. You have unique passions,...
Bold Steps to Personal Leadership

Bold Steps to Personal Leadership

Here are seven bold steps to improve personal leadership. If you are working, these steps can easily get you promoted fast. You'll be irresistible. Companies search for value-added...
Choose your attitude.

Choose your attitude.

There are those who cry out against our society. Everything is bad about Filipinos. They think Filipinos are stupid people who voted corrupt leaders into office. They claimed that their...
Dare to Speak Up

Dare to Speak Up

Don’t hide. Don’t stay in the corner. Don’t just watch. Let your mouth speak your truth. Let the world benefit from what you know.
Do not limit yourself.

Do not limit yourself.

...And she went to me to explain why her speech was not good enough. Once again, she told me that she was not a born natural speaker. She is an engineer; engineers are not good spe...
Do what is not humanly possible.

Do what is not humanly possible.

When I was young, I was told that I was dreaming too big. People are quick to point out that I was nobody – I was born to a poor family and the chance that I would finish grade s...

Employees' Malasakit

An employee with malasakit take full ownership of the success and failure of an organization, of a community, and of a nation. They work because they know that doing so will make an...
Every Minute of an Hour

Every Minute of an Hour

Gladwell said that we need to work for 10,000 solid hours to become an expert of something. Unfortunately, even those who have worked for 10 and 20 years cannot claim expertise in what...
Filipino Time : We Must Change What It Means to Us Filipinos

Filipino Time : We Must Change What It Means to Us Filipinos

[et_social_share_media]Filipino Time is false branding. Many Filipinos value their time. Being late for an an appointment is a personal choice. It has nothing to do with being a Filipino. We...

First-rate Version

Always be the first-rate version of yourself instead of being a second-rate version of someone else. Imitating someone will take a lot of effort, time, and emotional investment....
Help people succeed.

Help people succeed.

What acts of selfless service will you perform next year? How do you intend to achieve them? Help people to help themselves. If you want to quickly improve your own life, start...
Lead Yourself First

Lead Yourself First

You can get a degree that will give you extra letters after your name, but your leadership shines through your life. To learn how to lead others, lead your self first.

Malasakit and Excellence

The greatest enemy of excellence is not mediocrity or bad people. It is the absence of malasakit. A person with malasakit will not stop until good becomes better, and better becomes...
No One Is Youer than You

No One Is Youer than You

Sculpt the person you really are. God allows you to discern your true purpose and for you to find the true you. My favorite person Dr Seuss said it well: “Today you are You, that i...

Not too old to learn.

“People say that you cannot teach old dogs new tricks.” Chit, a participant in my Excellence in Supervision Program, asked if she can still learn something. She said that she is ...

Pay it forward.

Everywhere self-made persons are celebrated. But the one peso question is worth asking: Do they really exist? I agree that many of us can choose who we want to become. We are products...

Power of Now

Now is the antidote to mañana. Your lizard brain will tell you lies: you have enough time, there are more important things to do, there is the right time to do things, or you’re no...

Power to Give

We always have the power to give. Enrich someone’ s life and you will realize that you were never poor. The mere act of giving brings us to right thinking. What peso value equivalent w...

Prepare before you speak.

I am not prepared is not an excuse. Peter, you do not have to tell your audience that you have not prepared for your speech. Or that you want to speak from your heart. Anyone who...
See the story.

See the story.

What is your story? Do not impress people with data. Data is garbage to those who do not understand.    

Seven Business Ideas for Teachers

Teachers may cash in on their expertise. Record your lecture. Ask someone to write your lectures and turn them into an ebook. Sell them online. Record your lectures. Burn them...

Speak to connect.

Connect rather than impress. The shortest distance between two persons is connection. A person who always aims for impression is insecure. And maybe you are. You cannot erase insecurity...

Stand Out!

Everyone wants you to fit in. Everyone wants you to mold yourself into a desired image. The fastest way to please everyone, the easiest way to connect with everyone, is to follow...

Stop making excuses!

Eleanor said that no one can make you feel inferior without your consent. An old concept that is always true. There are people who expect me to raise their self-esteem when they...
Time Management Training Tips

Time Management Training Tips

Every year, companies spend millions of pesos on time management training. Aside from stress management, time management training is the obvious solution to unproductive employees....

Why should I care?

That’s the one question that matter the most to your customer. Your presentation must be able to answer that question concisely and convincingly. At the very least, you must b...
Write your book before your written off.

Write your book before your written off.

I know you will not become useless. At the very most, in the eyes of God you will always be special. But you know what I mean. Today is the best time to write your book because...
Your Ritual Before a Performance Is Key to Success

Your Ritual Before a Performance Is Key to Success

I found out that I perform best when I follow my pre-performance routine. I have more energy and I feel more ready to accomplish my objectives everyday. Therefore, I resolve that I...

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