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The First 10 Minutes

 “Each morning we are born again.  What we do today, is what matters most.” – Buddha There is something special about the stillness and potential of a new day. Get your morning right, the rest of the day follows. I … Continue reading

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The Grind

“It is often the small victories that define the big moments.” – Chris Burkmenn My 4 day oxycontin experiment was over. I was a week out of ACL surgery. My surgeon cleared me to drive. After a few attempts, I … Continue reading

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Don’t Panic

“Whenever you get into a crisis or an emergency, become the calmest person in the room. You’ll be able to figure your way out.” – Rudy Giuliani Life will test us. I was reminded of this last week during a Jiu … Continue reading

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No Comparison

“Comparing yourself to others leads to arrogance or shame, but never happiness.” – Jon Acuff Life smacks you in the face. Obstacles are everywhere. None take your joy as fast as COMPARING yourself to others.   COMPARING steals your happiness.   … Continue reading

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Look Back. Move Forward.

“Be at war with your vices, at peace with your neighbors, and let every new year find you a better man.” – Benjamin Franklin  Picture This . . . It is December 31, 2015. You are having dinner with your … Continue reading

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Life Confidential

“If you can’t feel it on the inside, it will never show on the outside.” – Darren Hardy Confidence and I have had a contentious relationship. When I was young, there were times when I had ZERO confidence. I was AFRAID for … Continue reading

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The Power of You

“The most common way people give up their power is by thinking they don’t have any.” – Alice Walker You have… to put in the WORK. to be FRIENDLY. to INCONVENIENCE yourself. to be PREPARED. to FOCUS. to CREATE momentum. to BELIEVE. to HUSTLE. to SACRIFICE. … Continue reading

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