Fail Your Face Off

Todd Stottlemyre Thoughts Leave a Comment

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?

Todd Stottlemyre Thoughts Leave a Comment

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

Todd Stottlemyre Thoughts 2 Comments

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 today’s pleasure worth tomorrows pain?

Todd Stottlemyre Thoughts Leave a Comment

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

Todd Stottlemyre Thoughts Leave a Comment

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 …

How to get Unstuck

Todd Stottlemyre Thoughts Leave a Comment

I’ve talked to a lot of people who are feeling stuck right now. Maybe they had some success but they got to a place where they have a ceiling. I will tell you if you are feeling stuck, the first thing you need to do is REFLECT. Go back and look when things were good, what were you doing? What kind …

Are you a Phony?

Todd Stottlemyre Thoughts 1 Comment

Today I want to talk about CHARACTER… What truly is character? It defines you. Your true character defines you based on what you do, how you act, and how you perform when no one is watching. Look- when things are going great it is easy to be excited and when things are going great, it is easy to have an …

What’s your Secret Sauce?

Todd Stottlemyre Thoughts 1 Comment

Today I want to talk to you about your secret sauce. I want you to think about it… what is your secret sauce? Let me give you a little help here – The greatest secret sauce that you can employ is called WORK ETHIC. See other people may have more talent than you or maybe you think they were blessed …

How to eliminate stress by asking one simple question

Todd Stottlemyre Thoughts 2 Comments

Today I want to talk about how to eliminate stress by going through life moment by moment. Adopting the mindset as we go through each moment to ask ourselves the question,  what am I suppose to learn from this? When unfortunate things happen, and they will…. Instead of playing victim to our current circumstance, what if we did a mindset …

Anyone else hate to lose?

Todd Stottlemyre Thoughts 1 Comment

I love to win and I hate to lose. I actually hate losing MORE than I enjoy winning. Even though I hate losing, I understand  the importance behind every loss, failure, and setback. I have learned to LOVE the benefits of the failures, the setbacks, and the losses because those are lessons I can learn from. Those are my reminders …