“What if” Strategy

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I’m big on making a plan, building a strategy and then executing on that plan. But I also know that all plans don’t always work out exactly the way you planned them. Today I want to talk about the “what if” strategy  that I learned from a Hall of Fame manager – Mr. Tony LaRussa. He was prepared in a …

Worry Less, Live More

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Today I want to talk about worrying. I want to talk about worrying less and living more. You see, worry chokes out your happiness. Worry is not even a success strategy. Matter of fact, when we worry, nothing generally happens because most of the things we worry about never even come to fruition. So why waste so much time worrying? But I …

Am I on the right path?

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Today I want to talk about focusing on big goals or big dreams. Sometimes those goals and dreams are so big that it just doesn’t feel like you are making any headway. It’s easy to get lost in the process. I want to give you a tip today about taking the goal one bite at a time, one day at …

How to Build Confidence

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Today I want to talk to you about confidence. Where does confidence come from? As you look around you will notice that the most confident people in the world are out there taking massive action towards their goals and dreams.  They are working their craft. Typically the opposite is true for people that lack confidence. They can become frozen and they …

Fail Your Face Off

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Today I want to talk about failing. So many people fear failure because of how they are going to look. I want you to get so excited and get so fired up about failing that its crazy because failing is the multivitamin to all your success. See, I want you to think about failing early, failing fast, and failing as …

4th Quarter Stress?

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It’s the time of year when you look back to the goals you set in January with high hopes of having a great year. Maybe you are feeling behind? Maybe you are feeling overwhelmed with all the family activities and the holiday season starting to close in on you. With the stress of being overwhelmed and a distracted mind it …

Go All In

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In 1989 I was in my early 20’s, and I almost walked  away from my childhood dream. You see, I was vulnerable, I was struggling, I wasn’t doing well. Look, I don’t know where you are at today … But if you are struggling or thinking about  giving up – It’s NOT time to quit! It IS time to GO …

Is your past controlling your future?

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Are you living through your past, day in and day out? It’s time to learn from your past and then LET IT GO. STOP giving power to your PAST. STOP giving power to the circumstances of the past and START giving the power to your FUTURE. You need to take back your life and live the CHAMPION you were born …

Is today’s pleasure worth tomorrows pain?

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One of my mentors told me that we all do things around two different variables: One is PLEASURE and one is PAIN. Most people will always work towards pleasure and work away from pain. Something to think about…. Is today’s pleasure worth tomorrows pain? Whatever you are doing today,  whatever it is you are doing to work towards pleasure IF …

Talk is Cheap

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We had an old saying in baseball it used to go like this: Talk is Cheap Money buys Wine You gotta do it between the Chalk Lines What did that mean? It means that it really doesn’t matter what you say you are going to do. It doesn’t really matter if you tell me “‘I’m focused,” “I’m obsessed,” or that you …