Episode 007 – Becoming a Bigger Person – Podcast

thinkbiggerOut-In-Out Principle:


  • Look out and see what needs to be changed.
  • See the blind spots of your organization.
  • When your emotionally invested in a project your vision is fuzzy.
  • You can’t read the label when you’re in the bottle.
  • You can’t change what you don’t see


  • You can’t squeeze a grapefruit idea into a pea-sized brain.
  • If you want to do big things, you first have to be a big person.
  • If you can become a great person, you’ll do great things.
  • Concentrate on being a big person.


  • Act out the strategy.
  • Action is what separates winders from losers.
  • If you want to have a great organization, you need to be a great leader.
  • You teach what you know but you produce who you are.

What are you going to do today to improve yourself?

  • You get from yourself, what you demand from yourself.
  • Continue to demand more from you.
  • You always give up mentally before you give up physically.
  • Live in an excuse-free zone.
  • Success is not based on need but on seed.
  • Sow the seeds of determination and stick-to-it-ness.


E + R = O

  • Events + Response = Outcome.
  • Your events do not equal your outcome.
  • Your response equals your outcomes.
  • The only thing you can control is your response.
  • Become bigger so you become better.
  • Your outcomes are based on your response.

2 questions that help you take control:

What can I do to make it a little bit better?

How can I improve this situation today?

  • Your decisions control your destiny
  • You have made your life.
  • You can make different decisions and change your life.
  • Your response to the events determine your outcomes.
  • Your execution determines your outcomes.

Are you stuck in frustration?

Are you stuck in frustration? Wasting time reacting to others instead of focusing on what matters most?

The Trigger Identifier™ is a six step proven process to help you become less reactive and more strategic. Because every problem has an emotion attached to it, you can get stuck in an endless cycle of stress and drama. But when you understand your triggers, you’ll harness the power of your emotions faster and easier.