Life is constantly about change, it is forever moving. As I get older it seems time is passing by at fast break speed. The days, weeks, months and years appear to pass by at a record pace. But, when I really think about it, time is moving at the same pace it has always moved.

Each of us has the same twenty-four hours a day and one-hundred, sixty-eight hours a week. The key question you should ask yourself is ‘what am I doing with my time’. …


Follow them and ignite your life

What dreams have you spent years talking about but never accomplished? You told yourself and those around you what you were going to do one day. You were excited to tell your dreams to anyone that would listen.

You may have wasted valuable time saying, “One day I am going to start my own business, next month I will start a savings plan or next year I am going back to school”. Seven years, ten jobs and a pile of bills later, you are still saying the same thing. …


We can spend more time planning a one-week vacation or what we are going to wear a night out on the town then identifying what outcomes we want to see in the major areas of our lives. This kind of mindset can lead us to wander aimlessly from day to day, week to week, year to year with no clear direction in mind. For this reason, it is necessary that you and I take the time to create a written vision plan to give our life direction.

If you don’t have a written vision let 2020 be the year that…


“No individual has any right to come into the world and go out of it without leaving behind him distinct and legitimate reasons for having passed through it.” George Washington Carver

Are your daily actions bringing you closer to where you desire to be? If not, do not expect things to change. You can’t hide from the truth that you are going to have to do things differently to experience change.

I don’t care how many seminars you go to, sermons you hear, people you get advice from, podcasts you listen to or books you read, you are going to…


Implement them and watch your life grow.

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The fear of failure is a powerful force that will hinder you from chasing your dreams. It will handicap your potential. It will convince you to play it safe. It will tell you to stay where you are because if you move forward with your dream then you might fail. The fear of failure comes in different disguises to hinder your success.

The fear of failure’s voice

The fear of failure is the critical voice in your head saying things like: “You’ll never succeed, so why try? People will laugh at you.” Or “Just give up because you failed the…

Bernard K. Haynes

Author, Speaker, Coach. Husband & Father. I help people lead the way they were meant to lead. Author of 4 inspirational books @ www.leadtoimpact.com

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