"I WANT..."

August 19, 2013…

"I wanting" without planning...and taking action on the kinda' useless in my book."  - Shawn Anderson, Founder, Extra Mile America

Are Any of These Your Goals?

August 18, 2013…

"I want to write a book."
"I want to start a business."
"I want to find a new job."
"I want to lose weight."
"I want to start exercising."
"I want to find a relationship."

How to get from A-Z in Reaching Your Goal

August 17, 2013…

A Lesson From "Alice in Wonderland"

August 16, 2013..

"There is no use in trying," said Alice, "one can't believe impossible things."

"I dare say you haven't had much practice," said the Queen. "When I was your age, I always did it for half an hour a day. Why, sometimes I've believed as many as six impossible things before breakfast."

Don't Let Fear Be a STOP sign

August 15, 2013…

"Why would you ever want to live your life sitting at a STOP sign? Don't let fear stop you from doing what you want to do." - Shawn Anderson, Founder, Extra Mile America

What's My #1 Secret to Success?

August 14, 2013…

What's the #1 overnight shortcut to success? I don't believe there is one. Achieving something great has never happened for me overnight. It has happened, though, by working a laser-focused plan consistently and passionately. Don't be afraid of putting in the work. If you are unwilling to put in the work, find a new goal. - Shawn Anderson, Founder, Extra Mile America

"Success Lightening" Could Strike, but...

August 13, 2013…

Stories of overnight miracles are out there, but I'm not betting my future on buying a lottery ticket...or having a chance encounter with Oprah. If your plan is to throw your goal out into the Universe and hope the boomerang of intent comes back and graciously lands in your hand...well to me...that's just wishing. Sure, 1 in a 1,000,000 "success lightening" could strike, but it is not a real plan on which to count.

Mosquito Lessons

August 12, 2013…

If you think you're too small to make a difference, you haven't spent the night with a mosquito. -  African Proverb.

The "One Day at a TIme" Secret

August 11, 2013...

"If you want to write a book, write a page a day. If you want to go back to school, take it one class at a time. Whatever you want, just work at it a little every day. That’s the secret."  - Shawn Anderson, Founder, Extra Mile America & Extra Mile World

Why Not Chase Rainbows?

August 10, 2013…

"You get one life so why not chase rainbows? Why not build castles and paint mountains? Why not create the life you truly love?" 

- Shawn Anderson, Founder, Extra Mile America and Extra Mile World

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