Archive for August 2013

The Brick Walls Are There For A Reason

“The brick walls are there for a reason. The brick walls are not there to keep us out. The brick walls are there to give us a chance to show how badly we want something. Because the brick walls are there to stop the people who don’t want it badly enough. They’re there to stop the other people.”
― Randy Pausch, The Last Lecture

Have you ever had “one of those days”? You know, where no matter what you did, you just couldn’t get anything to go your way. Well I had one of those days yesterday… and yet, here I am this morning… I survived!! Listen in as I tell you about my day yesterday and talk about what to do when the universe seems to be conspiring against you!


In the podcast, I mentioned The Last Lecture by Randy Pausch… here are a couple of links:

This is the book:

This is the lecture on YouTube:

And this is an ABC News special about Randy…


What are your childhood dreams that you haven’t met yet? What are the most difficult challenges you’ve encountered that made you just want to quit? Leave comments below and share with the 7 Minutes Nation!

Confidence Is Contagious

“Confidence is contagious, and so is a lack of confidence.”
–Vince Lombardi

Good morning folks and welcome to another weed with 7 Minutes In the Morning! In today’s episode we talk about confidence… how the lack of confidence can drive your business to the bottom, or carrying an air of confidence can infect your team and your customers. Let’s have a listen:


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Let’s Get Excited!

“Business is more exciting than any game.”
–Lord Beaverbrook

Today’s quote is a reminder that even when we are caught up in the day-in / day-out of owning and running a business, it is still better than the alternative! And if that’s the case, we should always be able to find something to be excited about! Check it out:

Welcome to another episode of my podcast.


As promised in the show, here is a link to the latest episode over at the Eventual Millionaire podcast with Jamie Tardy. Our quote today comes via Jamie and is just one example of the greatness she is curating and sharing over there. If you are not subscribed to her show already, you are missing out!!