He was surrounded by 3 other threatening guys with his back up against the wall, frightened. I guess this is what middle school is all about. It wasn't necessarily a bullying thing but the guy with his back against the wall crossed the line with a prank and now is getting "checked". I was about … Continue reading Mile 59: One thing you can use NOW that is stronger than confidence!
It could be the best of days or the worst of days, only you get to decide in which shoe you want to stand. If only God can judge us, why do we replay the negative whispers from people who question our choices? How highly do you hold their opinion? And IF it is true … Continue reading Mile 59: Watch out! Because your very next step can change your life forever!
In ancient China, on top of Mount Ping stood a temple where the enlightened one, Hwan, dwelled. Of his many disciples, only one is known to us, Lao-li. For more than 20 years, Lao-li studied and meditated under the great master, Hwan. Although Lao-li was one of the brightest and most determined of disciples, he … Continue reading Mile 58: The Wisdom of the Mountain (Parable by Chan Kim and Renee Mauborgne)
How many times have you heard your coach repeat, “Stay focused. Get focused out there. Focus on the game plan and we’ll win” and you just think they mean play hard? Or possibly 'listen up when I'm talking to you'? Well, by the end of this post you will know exactly what the coach really … Continue reading Mile 58: Tips/exercises for strengthening your concentration
What you believe shapes how you perceive your life and surroundings, and ultimately directs your action. Your belief trains your mind to only perceive the things in which it finds value and blocks out the "others". So if you believe that you must be "successful" and that success is only measured by how much money … Continue reading Mile 58: The easiest thing to forget while walking through everyday life
If I could explain to you one thing about leadership it would be to forget about the term leadership. I believe that the word has been taken over by ego-driven folks. What I would love us to understand is that leadership is about the relationship between yourself and the project/event/business that you are involved with. … Continue reading Mile 57: You NEED to understand this if you are leading