Success Skills Coach- July 2022
The Facts Arise In June we heard extensive testimony from witnesses for the January 6th Committee about the events both of that day and the ones leading up to it, with more to follow in July. They will be giving the Justice Department plenty to consider. Are indictments forthcoming? Stay tuned …
And Then There’s This By a 6 – 3 margin the Supreme Court ruled to overturn Roe vs. Wade after almost 50 years, so there is no longer a constitutional right for women to have an abortion. Now it’s up to each state to decide to allow them or not. We’ll need to watch how this battle of competing philosophies plays out state by state.
Ukraine Is EU Bound The leaders of the European Union took steps to allow Ukraine to join the European Union. Following Russia’s unprovoked invasion, Ukraine has taken this big step to come under the umbrella of protection the EU can offer. You can donate to the Ukrainian people here. Or you can purchase a Ukraine Candle here. All proceeds to to a not-for-profit there.
On The Mend My bout of atrial fibrillation in May is now under control with medications. Starting Sunday (6/12) I began to regain energy. I’ve gone for several short bike rides to do errands and go out for coffee. I am scheduled for an outpatient ablation on July 11th. I’ve talked to a few people who have had this procedure or who know people who have — they said after a few days I will feel great. So I’m definitely on the mend. Not quite ready to rock and roll yet but maybe soon …
Article Don’t Fear the “D” Word — DISCIPLINE. (To access my other articles, click here.)
Book Recommendations – My learning goal is to get through at least 40 non-fiction books (including audio books) a year. This is where I find the ideas to help my clients grow their business. Below are the ones I read this past month.
Rome’s Last Citizen – The Life and Legacy of Cato, Mortal Enemy of Caesar Learn about the life of Marcus Porcius Cato, who singlehandedly tried to preserve the last vestige of the Roman Republic before dictator Julius Caesar took over. A timely reminder of how fragile a democracy can be.
Sick in the Head – Conversations About Life and Comedy Interviews with over 30 well-known comedians (including Jerry Seinfeld, Chris Rock, Adam Sandler, Jimmy Fallon and Amy Schumer) about how they developed their craft. You’ll learn that their success is just like any other top achiever’s: Hard work, creativity and determination.
Tracking Wonder – Reclaiming a Life of Meaning and Possibility in a World Obsessed with Productivity We live in a “wonder-filled” world that is much too easy to miss. How can we experience more wonder? You’ve just gotta poke around.
The Church of Saint Thomas Paine – A Religious History of American Secularism There have been attempts to create a religion based upon the secularism of Thomas Paine, who said, “The world is my country and to do good is my religion.”
Financial Advisors I coach Financial Advisors around the country to help them grow their clientele. I always want to meet FA’s, branch managers and/or fund wholesalers anywhere in the US. Your introductions are greatly appreciated.
Success Skills Coach Jim Rohrbach, “The Personal Fitness Trainer for Your Business,” coaches Financial Advisors around the US by phone to help them grow their clientele.
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