Live life like The King

You must play boldly to win. -Arnold Palmer, The King People who have met Arnold Palmer usually have similar opinions of him. What a genuinely nice guy. He’s such a class act. He is the consummate professional. That man really loved his community. It is important to note, however, that this is not by chance. He lived his…

Try Fitness Workout Into Your Busy Schedule

You hear it everyday. I’m too busy to workout. I just don’t have the time. Maybe after the kids go back to school, I’ll start. You know what, after the holidays sounds better. I’m just too damn busy to workout. I have too many other responsibilities. First, don’t say you are too busy or don’t…

Change your perception. Change your reality and life.

Today I escaped anxiety. Or no, I discarded it, because it was within me, in my own perceptions – not outside. Marcus Aurelius Perception can be defined as the way you think about or understand someone or something. It is a position, an attitude, or interpretation of events. It determines the way you respond to a…

The 8 Life Lessons in Youth Sports

The only place success comes before work is in the dictionary.  -Vince Lombardi At the outset I need to make something crystal clear. I’m not a perfect parent. I screw up all the time and I try my best to learn from it. Just like you, I am a human being. I tell my kids that…

The Massive Power of the “Because” Even if it is Fake

One of the most persuasively powerful words in the English language is “BECAUSE.” Specifically, when a request is made followed by “because” and a reason (even if fake or imagined), it is much more likely that the request will be granted compared to if there is no because at all. While reading this article, think…

If you want to be it, make them think you already are.

When I think about selling and self-branding, there’s always a certain line from a fabulous movie that comes to mind. In “Catch Me If You Can,” Leonardo DiCaprio plays the part of Frank Abagnale, Jr., in a biographical crime film that outlined Mr. Abagnale Jr.’s life of crime. Now before you start thinking ‘Is this…