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Coaches Vs Mentors – Is There A Difference & Do You Need Them?

I was recently lucky enough to hear listen to a fantastic teacher named Chris Robinson who helps people become better leaders. During his talk he said something that really struck me deeply and I felt the need to share.  When it comes to coaches and mentors there are two ways to find them and enlist […]

6 Quick Tips To Eliminate Complaining In Your Life

As I scroll through facebook, I notice a common thread.  There is a lot of complaining.  I have done a good job of unfollowing those people that constantly complain, but even still I have noticed that there is a lot on there.  I read an article at Fast Company recently that I think was pretty […]

5 Harsh Truths about Becoming an Entrepreneur

As of late the trend of becoming an entrepreneur is all the rage.  With hit TV shows like “Shark Tank” averaging nearly 8 million viewers this year, everyone has realized that the American dream is becoming harder to achieve as an employee.  As such they are starting businesses instead.  Unfortunately no one tells them how […]

10 Books That Will Change Your Life in 2015

Hey everyone, so 2014 was a great year for DoneBP, and 2015 is shaping up to be even more amazing.  Our mission is to personally help 10,000+ entrepreneurs achieve higher levels of success in their lives by the end of 2015.  In order to do that though, we need to have our mindset correctly targeted. […]

7 Simple Things That Happy People Do All The Time!

Grit… you hear this word often in movies about detectives who are good at their job, or about down to earth “super heroes”, but not too often do you hear it about entrepreneurs.  The definition of grit nearly perfectly describes those qualities we admire in successful people, because mental toughness builds the foundations for long term success. […]

Do You Have an Attitude of Gratitude This Thanksgiving?

I am a big believer that an attitude of gratitude goes a long way in helping you realize your hopes and dreams, and enjoy your life’s journey along the way. As we head towards Thanksgiving weekend it is especially important to be grateful of those who have helped you get wherever you are.  Gratitude can […]

13 Phrases Successful People Don't Use

Habits define us, how we live, and ultimately how successful you will be at business.  If you want to become more successful, and let’s be honest, who doesn’t want that?  Then you can start by making a habit of talking and thinking more like other successful people. Here are some phrases that haven’t been uttered […]

Understanding the Neuroscience of Motivation

In a recent newsletter from Jon Pratlett, a management coach, he explains that when people encounter challenging situations, your brain will actually react differently if you use the phrase “I am …” rather than “I feel …” There is research that suggests that when we perceive danger and our brain switches into a fight or […]

Can Jealousy Be A Tool For Motivation?

So recently I have been feeling kind of frustrated.  By many terms I have a lot of success, I would never say that I don’t, however things are not where I want them to be, and not where I expected them to be at this point in my life.  That was, until today…  I had […]

7 Simple Tips To Handling Rejection

As a new business owner, you will quickly discover that rejection is something you will face on a daily basis. It is likely to come from investors, business associates, potential customers and even members of your own family. You can accept no for an answer and use it as motivation to alter your way of […]