Archive | April, 2012

How to make it to the starting line

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The starting line of the Big D marathon

Training for a marathon isn’t easy, but it’s not impossible either.  In this post, I show you how to apply proven management techniques to your goal of completing a marathon.  After all, what kind of MBA would I be if I didn’t throw a little business theory at you?  Take these steps as you embark on your training, and you’re bound to succeed! Continue Reading →

Why running a marathon is a great gateway goal

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Courtesy of Dara Levine

Would you like to be more successful?  Research conducted by Dominican University shows that those who write down and share their personal goals are 33% times more likely to achieve them.  Yet, few people take time to write out their personal goals each year.  If you’re new to setting annual personal goals, training for a marathon is a great goal to start with. Read on and I’ll show you why.

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