Leadership

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 

22.10.2014 Fear | Leadership | Pain

You Should Be Worried.

You should be worried about ebola turning into an uncontrollable plague. You should be worried because there aren’t any good paying jobs where you’re living right now. You should be worried because the unemployment rate is too high to support thriving communities. You should be worried because police officers are armed with tanks and Special Forces Read More 

21.10.2014 Leadership

Those Aren’t Good Warning Signs.

Life is full of warning signs. Slow down. Road work ahead. Low balance notification. Gas tank on empty. You get alerts when you need to exercise more, when there is a dangerous virus on your computer, and when you’re running out of driving time to get to your next business meeting. Those warning signs keep you 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 

8.10.2014 Attitude | Extreme Behavior | Fear | Leadership

It’s Really Just You Quitting.

If you expect to lose, you probably will. You don’t need to lose. You shouldn’t lose. You’re not supposed to lose. You definitely don’t deserve to lose. But you will lose. Because you aren’t expecting anything else. Your low expectations are crushing your chances to do something epic. And the truth is that the only Read More 

29.9.2014 Attitude | Extreme Behavior | Leadership | Pain

What Then?

It’s easy to be average. It’s even easier to be slightly better than average. But being better than someone else out there isn’t the same as being better than everyone else who ever existed. That’s the difference between greatness and just being ordinary. The truth is that you’re already better than someone else out there. You’re already Read More