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The Power of Service

As you know, today is Valentine’s Day. Perhaps you think it’s a wonderful opportunity to express love — with a romantic or life partner, or even some friends. And perhaps you think it’s yet another made up opportunity by corporate entities to sell more cards, candy, chocolate, and gifts. And like many things in this

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Believing You Can Make More Money

BNI Elevate is a networking community organized to help our members make more money through structured collaboration and referrals. Today’s Make More Money Moment is about belief and this will the most important foundational concept that helps us achieve in networking and business. If you believe that I achieved some things with my networking tactics

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Integrity is Integral

In 1992 Acura released the Integra. I remember because a few years later my younger sister was driving one. It’s a funny word, Integra. In fact it’s not a word at all — at least not a real word that can be found in the dictionary. It’s one of those names car companies make up

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Habits

Picture a 747, having just taken off from Los Angeles, on it’s way to New York City… If the pilot adjusts the heading just three and a half degrees South… even though the nose of the plane may only move a couple feet… instead of landing at LaGuardia or JFK, it will end up in

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Humility

We’re here to network. Because we’re here to create business. And both business and networking are all about relationship. So today let’s take a look at something in the bedrock of relationship building. An elusive trait, because once you realize you have it, it’s hard to hold onto… Humility. But we better define this first.

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Make More Money Setting Proper Expectations

BNI Elevate is a networking community organized to help our members make more money through structured collaboration and referrals. And when I was younger, my goal was to fly. So I religiously worked out my pecs and arm muscles. And I did this every day for a decade trying to achieve this goal. And yet

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Vision

Did you know that Walt Disney was fired from a newspaper because he, “lacked imagination and had no good ideas?” Oprah Winfrey was fired from her job as a television reporter at age 22, because she was, “unfit for TV.” Steven Spielberg was rejected from film school, not once… not twice… but three times. Michael

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Make More Money Forgiving Yourself

BNI Elevate is a networking community organized to help our members make more money through structured collaboration and referrals. Last week we discussed setting goals for our gold mine, but we also discussed that we can’t set a goal for $1,000,000, we can only set goals for the things we can control. In this case,

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Make More Money Setting Goals for Your Gold Mine 2024

BNI Elevate is a networking community organized to help our members make more money through structured collaboration and referrals. In recent years, we found out that we were sitting on a gold mine here at Elevate, but the interesting thing is that modern gold mining requires sifting 2000 pounds of dirt to get a few

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Belief

It’s so great to see all of you. And to kick off what I know is going to be a banner year — for each of us, and for Elevate as a whole. I’m sure you’ll agree that it was a really nice break. And now we’re back and it’s time to get down to

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