Author Archives: Dave Stadel

Time study – part 1

On a recent incentive trip with business partners, a good friend and high achiever said something that caught me off guard.  We were on a Caribbean cruise and were casually talking about watches.  I wasn’t wearing one, and rarely do.  He said that he always wears a watch and thinks that not wearing a watch […]

Just like riding a bike

“Your brain can not handle this”… a very bold, but very true statement as you’ll see in the video below. In this fascinating video, the Smarter Every Day Youtube channel demonstrates for us just how deep the grooves in our mind go.  It also teaches that regardless of initial confidence level, some new things can not be […]

Financial Matrix: The Elite’s Third System of Control

I’m re-posting an amazing article ( “Financial Matrix: The Elite’s Third System of Control”) by Orrin Woodward.  Articles about economics and history make some people bleary eyed and bored to tears while others crave the knowledge and are energized with new information.  The thing is, whether you ‘like’ these reading topics is not really the […]

SERVICE – BETTER NOW THAN LATER

In the video at Real-Life Leadership Dan Hawkins emphasizes a basic principle in human relations, treat others the way you like to be treated and do it now.  In business we translate this into good customer service.  

Drive – Be Inspired by Richie Parker

Richie Parker overcame being born without arms to become a chassis and body component designer for Hendrick Motorsports, one of the winningest auto racing teams in the US. “I don’t listen too much to people when they tell me I can’t do something” – Richie Parker The video from ESPN  which I’ve included below tells his story. […]