When was your last PIT STOP?

  According to an article published in Fortune magazine, only half of you used all of your allotted vacation days last year. …and to be clear, I’m talking PAID TIME OFF. As someone who has dedicated himself to self-development and empowering other human-beings that breaks my heart. Here’s why… Time away from your work really Read More

…and then it was February!

  I wrote a poem about 15 years ago titled ” The Coming of Age“.  The first stanza of the poem is as follows: “Time is not our friend, It is our mortal enemy, Because it takes moments like this… And transforms them into memories, Memories we can barely see!” (click here to read the entire poem) Read More

It’s the 4th Quarter!

  It’s October 2015! The start of the 4th Quarter… The clock for 2015 is winding down! In a few American sports, the game is divided into four equally timed segments called quarters. For example, both basketball and football have four timed quarters in which the outcome of the game is determined. In the 4th Read More

5 Tips For Achieving Your Resolutions in 2015

  2015 is right around the corner. Come next month we’ll be 14 years into the 21st century. So what have you decided to create in 2015? This is an important question because each new year presents a clean slate on which we can build the beginnings of a new future. This is what makes Read More

Too busy to be successful?

  Over the past few months I’ve come across a number of articles outlining the financial plight of most Americans. Each time I complete these articles, I become a bit more concerned about our financial wellbeing as a nation. Here’s a brief synopsis of what I’ve read: 43% of Americans don’t have $10,000 in a Read More

What’s Your Super Bowl?

  This weekend was marked by one of the biggest games in sports. This game was the National Football League’s championship game also known as the Super Bowl. The men who participated is this game have spent the majority of their lives, honing their skills and physically preparing their bodies, for the goal of winning Read More

Are You Afraid To Commit To Success?

A couple of weeks ago I shared a post titled, “Why New Year’s Resolutions/Plans Fail.” In this post, I explained, how unexpected resistance is the catalyst that causes many of us to abandon our resolutions and plans. Saturday evening, I shared my thoughts about this post on the Inspirational Perspective radio show and after the Read More

Why New Year’s Resolutions/Plans Fail.

We’re headed into the second week of 2014. How are your New Year’s Resolutions going? How are your carefully laid plans for 2014 shaping up? I’m sure many of you are on task. You’ve been carefully following your action plans and tracking your milestones diligently. Great work for now! Keep reading! It’s going different for Read More

Too many TO DO’s?

This past Friday, I had a drink with a fellow life coach and friend of mine. During our conversation, he shared how he had been using ‘TO DO‘ lists, which served as more of a distraction from his true priorities, than a pathway towards completion of the important task. As I drove home that evening, Read More

Baby Steps!

Late last year, I wrote a blog post titled,”Success vs. Mediocrity“, where I mentioned a finding that I came across while listening to Earl Nightingale tapes. In one of his recordings, Mr. Nightingale shared that the measurable difference between a man or woman of achievement and success, in contrast to a man or woman of mediocrity, Read More