Extreme Behavior

8.4.2017 Extreme Behavior | Leadership

Success is Primal.

To this day, a small white box sits tucked away in the archives of a nondescript building in downtown Copenhagen stuffed next to other artifacts from a time when “frozen” meant death. The back of that seemingly insignificant box reads, “Grandfather’s beard, from the days of exile.” Inside that box lies the bushy, reddish-orange beard of Read More 

6.4.2017 Extreme Behavior | Leadership

Where To Find Inspiration.

Inspiration is the one thing you lose just after you stop looking for it. That’s why your hustle matters so much. It matters that you get out of bed and go do something productive today. Even though you might not feel like doing that. It matters that you try to repair that fractured relationship. Even Read More 

4.4.2017 Extreme Behavior

The More You Do, The Better You Get.

Hard work is smart work. Working hard leads to working smarter. It’s not the other way around. It doesn’t work in reverse. That’s because hard work creates busyness. And busyness forces you to make better choices. You get the most done when you’re already doing things. You are the most productive when you already have Read More 

3.4.2017 Extreme Behavior

The Power Of Having Everything To Lose.

Never bet against the individual who has everything to lose. That person who is so possessed with a sense of purpose and destiny that he or she is willing to do whatever it takes for as long as it takes to achieve their desired outcome. That’s the person you don’t mess with. They’re not just Read More 

1.4.2017 Extreme Behavior

You’re Just A Flop Away From Success.

As Mamo Wolde prepared to make the turn into the stadium for the final 400 meters of the 1968 Mexico City Summer Olympics marathon, he anticipated the roar of 80,000 people cheering him on to a gold medal. He was a full 3 minutes ahead of the next closest runner and about to become the Read More 

29.3.2017 Extreme Behavior

Your Shortcut To Success.

Mediocre people do mediocre things. Normal people, looking for normal results, do normal things. If you want to be extraordinary, then you have to do extreme things. You won’t find breakthrough looking in the middle of your challenge. It’s at the edges. That’s where the critics point when they want to make fun of somebody. Read More