Perfection of Character: Live Without Frenzy

Perfection of Character: Live Without Frenzy

Check out our Personal Kaizen Motivational Monday quote! Please enjoy this quote from Marcus Aurelius about the perfection of character. Aurelius was a philosopher and emperor of Rome (A.D. 161–180). He was also the last of the rulers later referred to as the Five Good Emperors. "Perfection of character is this: to live each day as if it were your last, without frenzy, without apathy, without pretense."marcus aurelius Our Personal Kaizen topic this week will be on the Lean East site. We will share the main quotes that were particularly inspiring and align with some of the Personal Kaizen 10 Rules for Life from the book Meditations…
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It’s Not About How Much Money You Make

It’s Not About How Much Money You Make

Check out our Personal Kaizen Motivational Monday quote! This week we share a quote from Robert Kiyosaki, an American businessman, and author who has written multiple books about personal finance and business investing. We agree with his idea that it's not about how much money you make! Check out the full quote below. "It's not how much money you make, but how much money you keep, how hard it works for you, and how many generations you keep it for."Robert Kiyosaki Our upcoming Personal Kaizen post will share five low-cost investment strategies that will help you retire comfortably or even…
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Travel: It’s Education for Living

Travel: It’s Education for Living

Check out our Personal Kaizen Motivational Monday quote! Many of you may know Anthony Bourdain as a world-renowned chef, but did you know that he was also a travel documentarian? He focused on the exploration of international culture, cuisine, and the human condition. Please enjoy this quote about travel and education for living! "Travel is not reward for working. It's education for living."anthony bourdain Our upcoming Personal Kaizen post will share a handful of simple tips and ways that you can travel for free. Get your luggage ready!
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Credit Cards and Reward Programs

Credit Cards and Reward Programs

Check out our Personal Kaizen Motivational Monday quote! Aaron Patzer is an Internet entrepreneur and the founder of the very popular financial management tool, Mint.com. Please enjoy this quote where he shares his thoughts on credit cards and reward programs. "If you pay your credit card off every month, get a rewards card. One that gives you airline miles or that will give you 1 percent cash back at least on every purchase."aaron patzer Our upcoming Personal Kaizen post will share how to take advantage of credit cards and the many benefits that they offer. Stay tuned to learn about…
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The Most Vital Aspects of Financial Health

The Most Vital Aspects of Financial Health

We hope you all had a safe and happy Fourth of July! Check out this week's Personal Kaizen Motivational quote! We're all very familiar with credit scores and reports. Please enjoy this quote from Erin Lowry, an author, and personal finance expert, as she reminds us of their importance. "Your credit report and credit score are two of the most vital aspects of your financial health."erin lowry Wondering how you can raise your credit score? Our upcoming Personal Kaizen post will share how to improve your credit score and save thousands!
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The Very Essence of Successful Investing

The Very Essence of Successful Investing

Check out our Personal Kaizen Motivational Monday quote! This week we're sharing a quote from J. Paul Getty, an American-born British petroleum industrialist. He was the founder of Getty Oil Company. "Buy when everyone else is selling and hold until everyone else is buying. That’s not just a catchy slogan. It’s the very essence of successful investing."J. paul getty Stay tuned for our Personal Kaizen post this week as we will share how to put your money to work. No more lazy money!
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Find Financial Peace by Living on Less

Find Financial Peace by Living on Less

Check out our Personal Kaizen Motivational Monday quote! Dave Ramsey is a personal finance personality, New York Times best-selling author, and businessman who has practiced living on less for many years. We hope you enjoy this quote where he shares how to find financial peace! "Financial peace isn't the acquisition of stuff. It's learning to live on less than you make, so you can give money back and have money to invest. You can't win until you do this."dave ramsey Our upcoming Personal Kaizen post will share a wealth of knowledge about various insurance and warranties and how to stop…
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Using Money as a Powerful Tool

Using Money as a Powerful Tool

Check out our Personal Kaizen Motivational Monday quote! This week we're sharing a quote from the renowned novelist-philosopher, Ayn Rand. She believes money is only a tool that has the ability to take you wherever you wish. "Money is only a tool. It will take you wherever you wish, but it will not replace you as the driver."ayn rand Stay tuned for our Personal Kaizen post this week where we will share how to reduce debt. This will include how to spend less on interest and more on what you love!
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Making the Best Use of Time and Money

Making the Best Use of Time and Money

Check out our Personal Kaizen Motivational Monday quote! Please enjoy this quote by Ben Franklin, encouraging us to make the best use of both our time and our money. "Waste neither time nor money, but make the best use of both."ben franklin Taking the advice from above, our upcoming Personal Kaizen post will share a handful of tips on how to stop wasting money.
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Why Chunking is Better than Multitasking

Why Chunking is Better than Multitasking

Elon Musk has been in the news lately for his attempt to buy Twitter for $44 Billion. Musk, who is already the CEO of both Tesla and SpaceX, was leading these negotiations while dealing with two other full-time jobs already. If you are one of the people who wonders how he gets all of his work done, Musk has found that chunking is better than multitasking. As a consultant for Lean East, I also have multiple clients and responsibilities I am supporting at the same time. Like Musk, I have learned techniques that help me accomplish higher-quality work and other…
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