What's the secret to becoming more effective? This rarely asked question is actually far more productive than the one generally asked by most people: What should I do?
Life Strategies's focus is therefore on effectiveness. Investigation shows this increases not simply by changing what you do, but by improving the ground from which you make your decisions so that your actions can become more successful.
"The surprise I received was how I was able to identify the areas where I self-sabotage! You caused me to go through quite a period of retrospection! I have been referring a lot of folks to [your interview] and your book.
"Thanks for being such a thought provoking guest!" James A. Nemley, President & CEO The Xtra-Ordinary Business Builders, Inc. New York, USA
Topics - Current Affairs
Current events are fascinating. Mankind's endless ability to ignore the obvious consequences as well as the more hidden ones results in catastrophes usually described with the well worn phrase "We never saw it coming!" Yet there are none so blind as those who will not see.
>> Unqiue Perspectives
His unique perspectives on economics, government activities and interventions, the impact of economic programs, and the ongoing collapse of confidence in the government are rooted in his insights into:
More or less any questions aimed at improving the fundamental ground underpinning the choices you make provide tremendous insights into assuring your success. This focus means that Life Strategies is very different to most all other forms of coaching. Some ways:
>> Initial Questions
Life Strategies says that although you think you make your own decisions, your decisions are not usually decisions or even yours at all. How come? [Answer: Your decisions stem from your thought processes and what you've been taught to think is right. Without changing either your though processes or what you think is right, your decisions won't change much either. When you think you make a choice, it's generally pre-determined by
Life Strategies teaches that, in most every situation, you have
only one choice to make. How come? The choices are often endless, how can this be? [Answer: In every situation, you make the fundamental decision to be positive - or to be negative. This decision is rarely made consciously, yet is the only real choice you have and you make it before you decide what to do.]
inner power? How do you increase your inner power? a. Align your thoughts, words, and deeds. b. Keep your word, your commitments.
>> Other Questions
What is context? [Answer: Why do two identical lawyers kitty-corner at same intersection of town have such different results?] a. why is context so important? b. how do you change your context? c. It's said that having a positive context is important, why? d. Is controlling your thoughts really possible? How do you control your thoughts?
Telling the truth, why is truth so important? a. what about untruth, deception? b. why are some people such inveterate liars?
Life Strategies also has a highly effective process to
When dynamic radio show host Al Cole recorded an interview with Cris, he actually declined to be given any questions upfront and just ran with questions that arose from looking at the web-site. A good place to start is probably www.lifestrategies.net/truth. Return to top.
Info on Cris
Cris Baker has had much practice in adversity, he's been screwing things up for years! So he knows how to answer the important questions: Why are you in your current situation? What can you do to change it? For more info, see the full biographies here.
Although Cris is very spiritual (but not religious), Life Strategies is entirely secular. So you'll find only hard headed practical observations and recommendations in the couple of hundred pages on the website. But there are some Zen quotes, and a mention of the still small voice of calm from the Bible somewhere...
Cris is based in Gibraltar, the other side of the Atlantic, where the day starts - and finishes - many hours earlier than in America. If your show is recorded, an interview in the morning will ensure he gets an uninterrupted night's sleep. Thanks for being considerate! Return to top.
Food for Thought
“The central problem of illusion is not that it is unreal or fallacious, but that it seems real."