Have you ever had that feeling of dread come over you when you meet someone new or you’re at the water cooler at your office and you know what comes next as someone approaches you…”Isn’t the weather amazing?” or “did you hear about the economy?” I don’t like wasting my time talking about things that … More I’m just asking the world to get deep
I will not waste my days making up all kinds of ways to worry about all the things that will not happen to me. Recently, I started a new job. That job gives me the ability to meet hundreds of people each week. At times it can be tiring to talk to people for 7 … More Being a victor
There is a story that has been told for many years. It is a story about two dogs who enter a room upon leaving the room the two dogs have two different attitudes. A man walking by notices the two dogs any notices how different each of the dogs attitudes. The man watches the dogs … More The tale of two dogs
When we talk about about giving the first thing that usually comes to our minds is Thanksgiving. That time of year where we talk about what we are thankful, even promoting our gratitude on social media platforms. The latter should be something that is done daily or weekly. It shouldn’t be used to promote … More Giving
Lets say you come across two people while you are out running errands. The first person you encounter is an old acquaintance. You all begin catching up and out of nowhere they say, “I just donated $500 to this organization.” You wonder, “Why did they tell me that?” The second person you run into is … More Selfless pursuits versus Selfish pursuits
Your teacher gives you the assignment. It is September 1st, the day is filled with opportunities and your wants. The assignment is due September 15th. You think, “Great, I have two weeks to get this done. Now I have two weeks to do what I want”. We all know the drill. You spend the first … More Why You Pro……….crastinate
Our most powerful tool The most powerful tool at our disposal in our life is our mind. That is why our enemy fights us in our mind. The enemy ties our head up with stress, anger, pettiness, worry, jealousy, aggravation and low self-esteem. We can become physically sick when our mind is loaded with unnecessary … More If you can take it. You can make it
The one thing we have in this world… Staying with someone who treats you like garbage…….is a decision. Staying at your job that you hate….is a decision. Telling yourself that IT CAN’T or IT WON’T HAPPEN….is a decision. Feeling as though you’ll never be loved….is a decision. Living in the body that you despise or … More Why is it so hard to do the little things that will improve our life?
Watch how a person treats the waiting staff, watch how they treat their mother, watch how they treat the elderly and homeless. People give us signs of who they are all of the time, just watch. These simple actions become one’s character, merely because it has become a collection of conscious choices that they believe in above … More A Collection of Choices
While walking into the gym tonight a cute girl stopped me and said, “I really like your shirt! Especially because of the team on it!” I responded, “Yeah, Duke is pretty awesome! Haha.” She proceeded to let me know that she was a HUGE fan. That is a pretty rare compliment to receive in the Commonwealth … More Do People Know That You Value Them?