Attitude

28.10.2014 Attitude | Fear | Pain

What To Do When You Do Your Best And Still Lose.

I looked at the race clock as I crossed the finish line — 2 hours 54 minutes and a few seconds. I took a few more steps toward the volunteers handing me my medal and walked to the side of the fence where I knelt down to think for a minute. What started out as a seemingly winnable Read More 

27.10.2014 Attitude | Leadership

It’s Not The Perfect People Who Win.

So what if you’re never the smartest person in the room. That just makes you human. So what if you don’t have enough money to avoid getting it right the first time. That just makes you human. So what if you haven’t stopped to apologize for how you treat the people around you. That just makes you human. Read More 

24.10.2014 Attitude | Extreme Behavior | Leadership

Thirsty, Broke, And Needing Change Now.

It was 2012 when I got the crazy idea to attempt breaking the world record for running the most miles in 24 hours. On paper, running a little over a 180 miles in 24 hours isn’t as impossible as it sounds. In fact, the more you see it on paper the more possible it seems to be. Especially Read More 

23.10.2014 Attitude | Extreme Behavior

Why You’re Still Stuck Being A Loser.

Smoking will kill you. We all know that. We all believe that. You can’t present a legitimate argument that discounts the danger of filling your lungs with smoke. Smoking kills you. Yet millions of people smoke. Why? Because they’re not dead yet. Sure there are consequences for doing stupid things, but the consequences aren’t happening Read More 

20.10.2014 Attitude | Extreme Behavior | Fear | Leadership

The Lies That Are Making You Lose.

If you’ve heard it once, you’ve heard it a thousand times. From business, to sports, to politics, relationships, money, and success — “fake it until you make it.” Pretend like you’re already there, and you’ll eventually get there. Spend like you’re a champion, and you’ll end up wealthy enough to be a champion. It’s all Read More 

16.10.2014 Attitude | Business

Success, Marketing, And The Power Of Being An Idiot Sometimes.

One of the secrets to success in life is to master personal relationships. It doesn’t matter what you’re trying to achieve, it all comes down to the “being human” factor — how good you are at managing the craziness of people. Whether you are trying to be a olympic athlete, get promoted at a new job, Read More