Somebody is watching YOU

Somebody is watching YOU

This next thought is either:
TERRIFYING
or
AWE-INSPIRING
Your words and your actions will impact the spiritual condition of those around you.

The lesson of the pineapple

The lesson of the pineapple

When I was a about eight years old, I went on a trip with Dad. We were staying at a nice hotel and were enjoying a nice meal at the hotel buffet.

I brought back some round pineapple slices to the table. This was the first time I had ever seen pineapple prepared this way.

Legislating Morality

Legislating Morality

Every time issues such as gambling, pornography, prostitution, sleazy television programming, etc., are discussed, there are those who say we cannot "legislate morality." The reality is we can, we have and we must. It's immoral to kill, and therefore we have laws against murder.

You are not stuck

You are not stuck

Are you unhappy with where you are in life?

Do you feel stuck?

Are you dissatisfied with who you are?

Don’t worry! You are not stuck with who you are and where you are!

If Zig Can

If Zig Can

Have you ever heard the statement, “If I can do it, so can you”?

It gives you hope, doesn’t it? But it’s not the complete story.

It should say, “If I can do it, so can you, IF you do what I did.”

Dad was raised in Yazoo City, Mississippi.

The C Word

The C Word

Commitment. Yep, that is the C word I am talking about.

“Most people who fail in their dreams fail not from a lack of ability but from lack of commitment.” Zig Ziglar

What dream do you really want to achieve?

Here is the good news – chances are really good you have the ability to make your dreams come true.

Patience and Kindness

Patience and Kindness

Editor’s Note: This article was originally published by Lawrence L. Fargher and written by Jim Gillon.

"It was cold and blustery, as it had been for a month now. The weather had been good for our business in the grocery store, but some of the customers were getting on our nerves.

Mystery Solved

Mystery Solved

Ninety-five percent of the people who hear, understand, and agree with a principle do not have the ability to apply it to their lives because they do not have the necessary resources. Stanford Study

The Habit of Habit and the Goal of Goals

The Habit of Habit and the Goal of Goals

When it comes to goal setting and creating good habits, I constantly get these questions:
How do I start? What is the best FIRST thing I can do? How do I stay consistent? How do I stay disciplined? Goal setting seems hard, how can I make it easy?

High expectations

High expectations

Do you have high expectations that often end in disappointment?

High expectations for business success or career advancement?

High expectations for how well your children will do in school or in relationships?

High expectations for the goals you want to accomplish?

We are all familiar with the idea of lowering our expectations so that we are not disappointed.

A Phenomenal Success Story

A Phenomenal Success Story

I am very excited today to share a phenomenal success story and one that impacts me personally.

I am pleased to announce that we have a new president at Ziglar, Inc.

On January 1, Evan Desjardins became our new president, which is allowing me as the CEO to focus on what I love and what I do best: write, speak, coach, and create a vision for the future of Ziglar.