Stop just going through the motions.

Reading Time: 2 minutesYou won’t reach excellence on accident. Are there times you have been doing something at work or school only to realize when you are done, you don’t have a good idea what you just completed?  Are there times you arrive at your...

Winning is Easy!

Reading Time: 2 minutesWinning is important. Most of the time it is the goal, but winning is easy.  Losing is hard. No coach or player has ever said after a win,”man than was tough. I just feel horrible after that win. I’m not sure what happened or what to...

Keep your Perspective on Failure Realistic

Reading Time: 7 minutesWhat do you do when your daughter fails? How frustrated do you get at her struggles and missteps? Do you stay calm and focus on the lesson to be learned or do you blow a gasket? The answer to these questions is found in another question: What is...

What does ‘failing successfully’ mean?

Reading Time: 4 minutesFailing is natural, failing successfully is not. After reading that sentence, you are probably thinking, “is failing successfully even a thing?” I think that is a valid question. Taken in isolation, fail and successful have opposite meanings....

Be Great Today

Reading Time: 2 minutesYou were designed for accomplishment, engineered for success, and endowed with the seeds of greatness. – Zig Ziglar Have you ever thought or said, “Man, I really hope I am average today!”? Me either.  I just can’t do that. If I am...