Understanding the Power of Focus

    Published: 06-16-2009
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    Goals expert Gary Ryan Blair discusses the importance of focus in goal setting, including how to get focused, how to stay focused, and how to regain focus.

    Gary Ryan Blair

    Gary is the President of The GoalsGuy Learning Systems, a highly focused training organization whose mission is to help their clients build and sustain superior performance. They accomplish this objective by helping their clients increase their sense of direction, confidence, and capability in all areas of their personal and professional life.

    Gary believes passionately in the enormous, untapped potential that resides within each person and is committed to providing individuals and corporations with tools of knowledge and skill they can use to unlock this potential. He has developed an entire library of world-class training programs, books and learning resources like the Personal Strategic Plan that are designed to make the heart sing, the mind expand and the spirit soar!

    To support his belief in the importance of goal setting and focus, Gary has established and sponsored two nationally recognized events: Youth Goals Education Week, a unique opportunity for kids and teens to learn about goal setting and its influence on their future, and New Year's Resolutions Week, an insightful series of activities designed to encourage people to set goals for their lives.

    Gary believes that life will not go according to plan, if you do not have a plan. He shares this belief and his unique strategies with school systems and companies around the world such as IBM, NASA, General Electric, Federal Express, Ford and many others.

    In addition to The GoalsGuy, Gary has created the wildly successful got goals?® campaign. It's mission is to inspire people to Be More, Do More and to ultimately Have More from life.

    His personal philosophy can be summarized into two words: Everything Counts!™ He believes in sweating the small stuff, and teaches that every action, word and thought either moves you toward or away from your goals, mission and ultimate legacy; that every moment offers an opportunity for advancement or retreat.

    When Gary speaks and writes, he does so from the heart, with warmth and humor. His unique gift is to speak to an audience and communicate with the heart of each person as if they were alone having an important, intimate conversation. A polished storyteller, he has a way of making the seemingly complex, easy to understand.

    Gary, his wife Erika, son Ryan, and daughter Libby live in Tampa, Florida with their two wonder-dogs Beefcake and Pork chop.

    Gary Ryan Blair: Hi there, my name is Gary Ryan Blair, I am with The Goals Guy. Well, our goal is simply to help you, achieve yours. In todays lesson we are going to talked about the power of focus, specifically what it is, we define and explain to you how do you get focused, how you stay focused, how do you regain it.

    We are talking about the empowerment and its relationship to focus. The connection between the choices and options. What happens when you try to ,multi-task. The importance truly of finding one line of sight, and there are numerous of the benefits that we will go through from the beginning to end. Now, before you do that, I am going to just tell you little bit of about myself, about the company, the back around and why you probably want to listen more closely. As I mentioned, the name of the company is The Goal Guys. What I do, is I focus in on businesses and individuals and help them to achieve their goals by providing with goal settings methodologies and a whole a series of strategic planning tools and resources. Today, we are doing work with more than 60% of the Fortune 500, with a number of professionals, sports teams, politicians, and athletes, entertainers, that we work with and I work with personally. Numbers of books that are in the market place at this point in time exceed more than four millions copies worldwide. This is a subject, I know quite well. I think you are going to find a tremendous amount of insightful information you could apply immediately to get results from.