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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 

15.10.2014 Attitude | Fear | Love | Pain

What To Do When Awesome People Do Dumb Things.

Just because you want “it” to be that way doesn’t mean it’s going to happen. Being logical is the ultimate ironic discussion. It’s completely perspective based. And constantly changing. How many times have you found yourself puzzled because someone around you made a decision that seems completely crazy? How many times have you seen a tragic circumstance evolve from a simple Read More 

10.10.2014 Attitude | Fear | Pain

You’re Supposed To Be Confused.

Having big dreams comes with the curse of not having it all figured out all the time. And not having it all figured out is pretty stressful. It’s confusing. Maddening. You know where you want to be.  But aren’t sure how to get there. You look at your resources and the path in front of Read More 

1.10.2014 Business | Extreme Behavior | Pain

If You Aren’t Changing You Aren’t Winning.

I’m leaving for Arkansas tomorrow. This time it’s not a business trip. I’m checking off one of my goals for this year. Cleaning up my bucket list. I’m running a hundred miles. If I do it in less than 24 hours I’ll get a trophy. The trophy is actually just a belt buckle. That’s what 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 

23.9.2014 Business | Pain

You’re Using Your Brain All Wrong.

If you find yourself struggling to be creative, it might be because you’re using your brain wrong. When was the last time you had one of those moments where you found yourself slapping your forehead saying: “I know I’m supposed to be remembering something”  or “What am I forgetting? I know I’m forgetting something…”? Your brain has a Read More