In the fall of 2015, I had been let go from a high paying IT job. It was the 3rd time I had been laid off in 4 years and it was difficult to find work. I was trying to stay positive but that was really tough for me. Over and over, I kept hearing … Continue reading The Power of Positivity
The greatest of these is Love!
I believe if you are going to be successful in anything, you must first make a commitment.
As a coach, I am always reminding players to focus on the next play. It is easy to say, harder to do. What separates the elite athletes from most, is they are able to put the past behind them. They focus on whats next. We call it having a short memory. Too many times, athletes … Continue reading Next Play
Possess God's Blessings and Vision He has for you!
What a great line from Yoda in The Last Jedi. I hope it is not too much of a spoiler for you, that Yoda made an appearance in the latest Star Wars movie. I immediately wanted to use it right after it ended, but my kids said I needed to wait till after the weekend. … Continue reading The Greatest Teacher, Failure is!
I went most of my life trying to read as little as possible. It was not till recently, that I discovered the greatness of reading. These books are all that I have read this past year. A few of them are books that I have read before, but I felt I needed to read them … Continue reading Read to Lead – Books I read in 2017
As I took the selfie with my wife, I remembered doing the exact same thing, in that same spot, right there with my wife 3 years ago. The man in those pics is physically the same, but mentally, emotionally, spiritually....so different. The man from 3 years ago, was a broken man. A man who had … Continue reading 2 Different Men
All of us have done this, we start something with the best intentions, but then we fall behind. Life sometimes happens to us. We get bombarded with things, we get distracted, we don't do what we need to be doing. This could be working out, spending time with God, reading good books or even just … Continue reading Recommit!
Shawshank Redemption is one of my favorite movies. It is always a stop-down for me. I always end up watching it if I see it while flipping channels. One of my favorite quotes from the movie is Andy saying "I guess it comes down to a simple choice, really. Get busy living or get busy … Continue reading Get Busy Growing