21 Jan '12, 1am

The Parable of the Pump: Zig Ziglar (courtesy of Decisive Minds)Zig Ziglar (Hilary Hinton) may be 85 years of ag...

The Parable of the Pump: Zig Ziglar (courtesy of Decisive Minds)Zig Ziglar (Hilary Hinton) may be 85 years of ag...

(Hilary Hinton) may be 85 years of age, but he sure packs a lot of punch. A highly respected motivational speaker grounded in Christian values, Zig is known for his fiery workshops and power-packed programmes focused on motivation, success and salesmanship. In a recent podcast I listened to, Zig spoke about the story of the pump. Here's the man himself speaking to a life audience for your viewing and listening pleasure: What are the key lessons from the story of the pump? First, you've got to prime the pump. In pumpspeak, this means you need to pour some water in first before the pump can continue to suck water out from a well. In any endeavour in life, work, school or other circles, you need to put something in first before you can get anything out. Contribute your fair share of effort, especially during the initial stages, before expecting any reward. Second, you've got ...

Full article: http://coolinsights.blogspot.com/2012/01/parable-of-pump....

Tweets