Being Healthy, Wealthy and Wise in 2015

Time to read: 1 min 6 sec                   Who is your biggest inspiration? I thought about this for a while, expecting a known ‘name’ to come into my head, but I had a clear message which came from my heart and soul that my biggest inspiration and…

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THE DAILYSTANDARDS™ BLOG

                Most people have no idea how they run their life; therefore, they simply let life run them. Just a few years ago I had an epiphany which revealed to me 3 facts which changed my whole life on a quantum level. 1. Goals alone do not work,…

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35th Annual Caribbean Insurance Conference

PROUD OF OUR PAST, TREASURING THE PRESENT, DEFINING THE FUTURE… Derek is proud to be speaking at the 35th annual Caribbean Insurance Conference in Jamaica. He would love for any Wealth Management, Financial Services or Insurance Sector people in the Caribbean to join him at the event. He will talk about Setting Standards for Business & Personal Success…

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SHARE TO SHOW YOU CARE

   I ALMOST ACCIDENTALLY KILLED A CHILD The other day I was driving home from a dinner with a client, at about 7.30 in the evening. It was a bright evening, I’d had a great day, and I was feeling good and centred. My car was quiet, because I had turned off the music. As…

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Setting Standards for Business and Personal Success

When Derek speaks, people listen. Not just because of the special way he articulates his own story, but when telling stories about how the people he’s met, the things he’s experienced and lessons he’s learned, you instantly feel the pull of familiarity. These are your stories too. Derek speaks with empathy, understanding and passion about…

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Remember the LAW this Christmas

Time to read: 2 minutes 40 seconds                   WHAT DOES THE ‘SPIRIT’ OF CHRISTMAS MEAN TO YOU? I trust that you are enjoying this Christmas time?  I bet that you, like me, derive great pleasure from the build up, the gathering of friends, meeting up with all…

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Everybody loves Kung Fu Fighting?

                    Time to read: 3mins 10 seconds Kicking, punching, blocking, resisting. Karate was very compatible with my life in my mid 30’s, during my times of ‘clinical unhappiness’ and pre-10 second moments. It reflected on how I was as a person at the time. Karate is…

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The Morning Ritual

Time to read: 1min 40 seconds                 When I get up every morning, I do my morning RITUAL. After I’ve answered the call of nature and gone through my facial ablutions, I do some form of physical exercise, fitness or strength work. Sometimes I go downstairs to my…

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Cake – What Can We Learn From It?

                      Time to read blog: 2min 58sec Time to read bold: 25 sec Hello. Are you a cake lover? Would you eat a cup of caster sugar, self-raising flour, or a slab of butter or two? Would you gulp down some raw eggs? No, me…

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Discover How to be Happy and Successful as your TrueSelf

      Join me at the annual Tree of Life Festival on Saturday 11th October. My TrueSelf told me to Stop Setting Goals and instead Set Standards for how I live each day. I was guided to understand that goals are future based, and that we, as human beings, allow them to take us…

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Create Your Best Life IN A DAY

Date: 18 October 2014 Time: 10.00 -17.00 Venue: The Bentovin Room, 8 Ridgmount St, London, WC1E 7AA Tickets:  £55.00 – Buy Tickets here Do you want to break free from the stuff that holds you back? Do you want to live an empowered, connected life? Do you know how to successfully apply the Law of…

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Are You On The Mountain Or Off The Mountain?

There is a mountain, a spiritual mountain, that exists. The mountain is near the source. Some people choose to live on the mountain, benefiting from its strength, breathing its air, and cleansing constantly the burdens of the world. Others choose to live away from the mountain. Some of those people don’t know that there is…

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I’m So Grateful For…

So many mornings I awake feeling stronger than I normally do, about what I’m Grateful for. I would like to share this. Maybe there is a message for you. I don’t know, but I’m trusting the ‘stuff’, so, if it’s ok, I’d like to share again a few words which I entitle ‘I’m so Grateful…

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‘The Best You’ – May Edition out now

          This month ‘The Best You’ Magazine welcomes a new contributor, Derek Mills, The Standards Guy®. His first contribution is all about Standards, and why they are the missing link between you and your success. Have you ever set goals and wondered why you’ve never achieved them? If so, Derek’s article…

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What am I So Grateful For?’

      What am I So grateful for?   My many Mistakes – For they lead me to my path. My past Broken Hearts – Because my heart became strong enough to open more. My Teachers – They are many and few work in schools. My Hardships – For they strengthened me and taught…

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An ‘In Conversation™’ event..

Closing the Gap: Being Your TrueSelf and Living Your Best Life NOW with Derek Mills and Michael James For the first time, Derek Mills and Michael James come together in a new kind of event to share ideas about experiencing connection and finding our true path; applying the Law of Attraction and understanding the Law…

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Be Great :: Do Great Things

    One summer’s afternoon when I was 16, I wondered along Hill Street in Birmingham, England, with my friend Alston Augustus.  At the bottom of the hill we spied a host of people entering a hotel lobby. There were a fleet of large black limousines outside. At once we began to run. When we…

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15 Weeks To Go

15 WEEKS TO GO Awaken Your ‘Inner-Guru’ and Heal Your Life 14th & 15th June 2014 Isle of Man ‘THE COUNTDOWN HAS BEGUN’ Join Derek for his 2 day weekend workshop and discover your own personal inner guru. You’ll learn that living by a practical Philosophy, makes an impact every single day of your life….

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The Missing-Link to Your Greatness

              THE MISSING-LINK Without looking away from this screen, can you recall the new year – new you resolutions and goals which you set at the start of this year? If the answer is ‘No’, then for how much longer and for how many more years, will you use…

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How quickly will you lose your ‘Christmas (or Holiday) Spirit’?

I often think of the ‘spirit’ of the major religious festivals and anniversaries that we celebrate, whether it’s Christmas, Diwali, Eid-ul-Adha, Hanukkah, or other festivals. For instance, consider Christmas or Holiday ‘Spirit.’ What is that spirit and how does it manifest? The ‘spirit’ is nothing more than people being relaxed and allowing themselves to be…

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