It’s Okay to Take Things Personally

Sep 21, 2015
We’re told to not take things personally, but when someone criticizes a project I was involved with I do take it personally. That’s actually ok because it means you’ve invested your ...

Dwell on the Good Things

Sep 17, 2015
I often wonder if the great speakers and motivators of our day have their low points. I already know the answer to be yes, but they seem to hide it well. I guess seeing a sad Tony Robbins might not be...

Love is the Answer

Sep 9, 2015
Plenty of time. Once a week I have about an hour and a half commute to another property owned by my employer. This drive gives me plenty of time to think. My thoughts usually range from personal goals...

Liar, Also Known As Fear

Sep 8, 2015
A liar says untrue things. Fear is a liar because it makes you think untrue things about yourself. It tells you, “I’m not good enough.”, or “I’ll never make it.” Li...

Family Should Be Your Focus

Sep 3, 2015
If you knew you when you were going to die would you spend more time with family? We don’t like to focus on death. It’s macabre, sad, taboo, and quite honestly, creepy. It’s not real...

Leaders Need to Know These 4 Practical Truths

Sep 1, 2015
Leaders are grown. Leaders do not materialize out of thin air. They are cultivated and nourished. While many seem to be naturally adept at leading, most do require some type of direction. A leader is ...

Set Your Course!

Jun 15, 2015
Set Your Course! I heard a preacher once say “You’re either going through a storm, enteringĀ a storm, or leaving a storm”. It was one of those phrases that stays with you during diff...

#GIGO: What Are You Consuming?

Jun 4, 2015
Remember GIGO: Garbage In, Garbage Out What you are today is the result of what you’ve consumed throughout life. This includes everything from food to what we accept emotionally. We are products...

Take Personal Responsibility

Jun 2, 2015
“Maybe if the company had better equipment this wouldn’t have happened.” “It’s not my job.” “This isn’t in my job description” “The world is...