Fight Back

Lives begin with every moment you live; with every morning you greet; with every new project you begin; with every new dream you dare to imagine, and with every affection you give. Our lives are renewed in the hands of a child that reaches up, with love in his heart, to caress his mother’s face […]

Let’s Change the Question

When we’re little kids, they ask us, “what you want to be when you grow up?” When we’re in high school they ask us, “what do you want to study in college?” When we’re in college they ask, “what are your plans are after you graduate?” And when we graduate, we go do what we’ve […]

Talent and Circumstances

I recently came across this poem by Edgar A. Guest and thought, I’d repost it. Equipment Figure it out for yourself, my lad, You’ve all that the greatest of men have had, Two arms, two hands, two legs, two eyes, And a brain to use if you would be wise. With this equipment they all […]

Friends and Legacy

Last Tuesday, I had the privilege of hearing my friend, Brad say that he wants all of his friends to be better than him in every way possible. This really rocked my world. I used to think that friends, good friends, were the ones that accepted me as I am. Now, I understand how dangerous […]

Do it Anyway

I heard this on an audio the other day, and I finally found the copyright and the site to link back to. I think this is brilliant, and true. “People are illogical, unreasonable, and self-centered. Love them anyway. If you do good, people will accuse you of selfish ulterior motives. Do good anyway. If you […]

Winners find a way

I heard this the other day, and I had to pull over to write it down. It strikes at the heart of purpose, and reality. The only limits that we have in this life are the ones that we impose on ourselves. I firmly believe that every action we take is either building up or […]

A Preview of Things to Come

I’ve been back for a while, and I’m working on some new content for the blog. I’ve been doing a lot of looking back, and I’ve realized that my entire life the committee of they told me to work hard so I could land my dream job. My business mentors and coaches continuously remind me […]

I'm hanging it up!

I’ve been contemplating shutting off all the social media stuff for about a month now, and I’m finally going to pull the trigger. I also, never thought that I was going to do this, but I’m also going to shut down my consulting business for a while, and likely for ever. So no more blogs, […]

Redefining direct sales

All right. I know what you’re thinking. I totally prepared for it with an awesome video of exactly what you thought the industry was. I hope you got a great laugh out of it. I certainly did. Here’s the thing, those stereotypical ideas about direct selling being a door to door business do have some […]

Redefining the roadmap to success

Here is the roadmap that has been traditionally handed down to all of us, myself included, about how to get ahead and have a successful career and build a beautiful life. It goes something like this: “Go to school, study hard, get good grades, so you can go to college. Get a degree then go […]