Whether “your guy” won or not, the success of our collective future and your individual future does not rest in who will be sworn in to office in January! Your success and the success of our nation rests on us – the citizens of this nation – to be active participants in creating and building an outrageous future! None of us can expect to get to where we want to go, if we fail to get into action in our own behalf… and if we fail to tell those who are in leadership positions what we want! So what do you want your future to look like? And are you willing to participate to make it happen?

29 Oct 2008

Truth

The word “Truth” conjures up many thoughts about what truths one could be referring to. But the truth that I most want to address with this show is are you being true to yourself… and are you living a life that makes you happy? Asking these questions of yourself – and being truthful with the answers – could be difficult! None of us are comfortable having the “mirror” held up in front of us, but if we don’t willingly take a look at how we feel about the life we live, the person we are, and the difference we make on the planet… how do we know if we are being true to ourselves?

22 Oct 2008

Confusion

Confusion comes in all shapes and sizes. There is confusion regarding how something is done, why something is done the way it is, confusion over why someone is doing what they are doing, what they are trying to say or an idea they are attempting to convey, confusion over who is supposed to be doing what, or confusion over a decision you need to make. But the truth is that “confusion” is really a result of what we are feeling about our surroundings – and our own lack of commitment. Confusion is just a place you get to in life where you forget what you are committed to!

What if every single one of us REALLY took on accountability for our own lives? Do you see how that kind of responsibility would breed responsibility everywhere? The truth is that we don’t hold those in office to the highest levels of accountability, because all of us shun accountability on some level. We all talk a good talk, but when it comes to having our feet held to the fire we make excuses for our shortcomings, our children’s shortcomings…We don’t want to make people mad, we want to be liked. Accountability in Washington D.C., accountability in our schools, accountability in our homes starts with us! When each of us individuals are willing to be accountable for doing what is within our reach… then and only then can we hold our leaders to the same standard!

01 Oct 2008

Trust

Trust is something we put out into the world - believing in the overall goodness of humanity. As our relationships and experiences expand and are generally positive, our trust deepens and grows. But when that trust is broken, it often takes a lot to repair it. Living from a place where you have no trust in the world or people around you is a hard thing to do. If you don’t believe and trust in the integrity of your connection to someplace, some person, or some thing then what do you have? To build trust in anything… or anyone… you have to first and foremost trust yourself. After all, the only person who has a say in how you think and feel is you!


1 2 3 4 5 19
Subscribe to our Blog

"I agree to receive emails from ClayNelsonLifeBalance."

  • Should be Empty:
  • Site Search

    Get Our New Ebook – Free!

    Ready to Create a Life You Love?

    Over the years, many people have approached me for information on how to create their life plan. They were ready and willing, but they lacked a written resource that not only taught what to include, but also how to choose to push past all the things that can get in the way of happiness, to create a life they love. Enter my newest eBook, Keep Your Life Moving Forward: Life planning tools to keep on track when life gets tough!

    Download your free copy now! »

    Motivational Speaking

    Have Clay Speak at Your Next Event!

    Clay Nelson has over three decades of experience as an executive business coach, counseling executives and their teams in how to grow their businesses, as well as themselves both personally and professionally. We have a number of programs that can be customized for your specific event. Visit our Speaking section for more information, or contact us with your questions and comments.

    Susan Nelson, CFO & Executive Coordinator
    Phone: 406.587.7482

    Contact Us Today »
    Copyright © 2019 Clay Nelson Life Balance - A Division of Consulting Services Network, LLC