August 2017

19.8.2017 Attitude | Extreme Behavior

When Lofty Dreams Demand Unpleasant Sacrifice.

It was April 22, 1951, Donald “Lofty” Large and the boys in B Company found themselves face down in the dirt. “Lofty”  laid in the ditches by the Imjin River, holding his breath and waiting for the order to be given to attack. At 20 years old, he was at war. Defending troop routes against the Chinese. Read More 

17.8.2017 Attitude | Extreme Behavior | Leadership | Pain

It’s On The Other Side Of A Battle.

It’s a battle out there. The daily journey that you undertake isn’t meant to be fun or friendly at all times. A lot of the time it’s a struggle. A struggle to stay focused mentally. A struggle for financial resources. A struggle to stay motivated. It’s natural for you to feel like you’re always in Read More 

16.8.2017 Attitude | Leadership | Pain

Until Then, You’re Going To Stay Stuck.

The answer is out there. You’re not the only one facing the problem that is in your way right now. Others have been there before and figured it out. You’re there now. And even though it feels like your situation is all-consuming, the answer is out there waiting for you to discover it. It’s not Read More 

15.8.2017 Attitude | Fear | Love

There Isn’t Room for Everything.

There isn’t room for everything.  There’s not enough space in your life for both negativity and inspiration. They won’t fit. You have to choose one or the other.  You have to choose between bitterness and acceptance. You have to choose between believing the best in others or assuming the worst.  You can’t do both at Read More 

14.8.2017 Attitude | Extreme Behavior | Leadership | Pain

The Superpower You Wake Up With Each Day.

Everything is a choice. You realize that, don’t you? No one can force you to do anything. Make no mistake, other people are going to try to pressure you. They are going to try to force your hand. You might even have a gun to your head at some point — literally or figuratively. But Read More 

12.8.2017 Attitude | Extreme Behavior | Leadership

Being The Warlord Of Your Destiny.

“It’s very sad for all of Kokang,” said a former soldier of her death. “We have come to say farewell to our leader.” On July 13, 2017, in the hills of Burma, “Uncle Olive” passed away peacefully in her sleep. She had retired years earlier to the beautiful countryside, guarded in her secluded compound by Read More