Why do people give up on their dreams? What is it that causes a person who, as a young individual who had goals and a passion for them, to simply give up and stop pursuing them? My personal opinion, I think most people have become content with what they have. Routine has settled in and they have … More Why do we give up?
It is no secret, at this point, that I rely heavily on a fairly strict daily schedule to keep me on task. It is broken down into areas of importance and is based on Dwight Eisenhower and Stephen Covey’s theories in regards to time management. Using these theories, a person can easily identify things that … More You’ve Still Got Time
Do you ever have one of those moments where you know that your life is changing? I mean, most of the time, we are not aware of how much we are changing until years down the road. It’s easier to consider these things in restrospect but what about when you are in the moment?
You hear people say, “Nothing in life is free”. And that, for the most part, is true. However, what if it wasn’t? What if there were things out there that you could get ahold of for free? Now, what if they were things that you typically had to pay for but there was a way … More Why Pay For Something That You Can Get For Free?
You hear the following statement all the time. “There is no ‘I’ in team.” People say this to emphasize the importance of teamwork and it is used across the spectrum of life. Anything that is relational will also require teamwork. Marriage requires teamwork. Parenting requires it as well. To an extent, living next door to … More Who Is On Your Team?
I have lost track of the number of times that I have heard someone say, “they just don’t know me.” The message behind that statement: Someone has made an assumption about the type of person that you are. You don’t agree with their statement. They have either misread you or created an assumption based upon … More What’s Your Story?
Robert Cooper says, “Do you know what it’s like to feel fully alive? Few people do. What if you could experience your best day every day? What if you could consistently feel as alert, vibrant, confident, focused, enthusiastic, and in touch with yourself as you do when you’re at the peak of your energy?” Doesn’t … More Alive or Dead?
I was reading this article a couple of days ago and felt that it would be appropriate to share over here. We focus so much on making the right moves and best decisions that we often overlook the benefits of the mistakes that come as well. Chris Brogan unpacks his mistakes and why it is … More It’s Okay to Get Things Wrong
One of the greatest things that we have to offer is our ability to help those around us. More so than building up wealth and influence for ourselves, we should, as a society, be attempting to be of benefit to our neighbors and friends. Yet, many of us are left questioning how to do this. … More What Lies at the Heart of the Matter?