The Eagle

WHEN THE CROW pecks at an EAGLE, he sits on his back and bites his neck. The Eagle does not respond or fight with the crow. It doesn’t waste time or energy on the crow. It simply opens its wings and begins to rise higher in the sky. The higher Read more…

Victory

Kenyan runner Abel Mutai was only a few meters from the finish line, but got confused with the signs and stopped, thinking he had finished the race. A Spanish man, Ivan Fernandez, was right behind him and, realizing what was going on, started shouting to the Kenyan to keep running. Read more…

Lead, Follow, or Git.

Changing direction in your business is never an easy thing – especially when things are going well. If you’ve been following me the last several years, you’ll have seen all kinds of trips and awards and experiences I’ve been able to share with some of my best friends while we’ve Read more…

No One Will Save You

As much as people want “the authorities” to calm their fears and show them the way… As desperately as the sheep bleat for the shepherd… No one will save you.  There are no adults in the room. No one “knows.”  The government has not, will not, and CANNOT save you. No breadcrumbs Read more…

What’s So?

𝘣𝘺 𝘞𝘦𝘳𝘯𝘦𝘳 𝘌𝘳𝘩𝘢𝘳𝘥 What’s so is always just what’s so. What’s so doesn’t care what you think, feel, intend or wish; it will not bend. You can be freaked out or driven over what’s so, and it won’t change what’s so. If you’re late for an appointment, getting freaked out Read more…

Success Is Voluntary

Recently I was interviewed by Tim Martin of Success Is Voluntary and I wanted to share it here with you. This interview was so fun because of the connection Tim and I have with each other – he titled this interview “Twins Separated at Birth”. Click here for the podcast. Read more…

If It Doesn’t Suck, It’s Not Worth Doing

If It Doesn’t Suck, It’s Not Worth Doing According to psychological research, the anticipation of an event is almost always more emotionally powerful than the event itself. The dread of asking your boss for a raise is paralyzing and can last months. Yet, once you get yourself to finally do it, Read more…

Don’t Do What You Love

Should you follow your passion or follow the money? I’ve tried both. And I say the answer is NEITHER. When you follow the money, you’re only half-heartedly invested in your work, which means you will likely fail at it, and do so unhappily. When you follow your passion and “do Read more…

Know Your WHY

This is a powerful 3 minutes. A recurring theme in a lot of what I’m learning right now is your WHY is so much more important than your WHAT. So many people are looking for the perfect career, the perfect partner, the perfect place to live, and on and on. Read more…