Is Reality TV Stealing Your Reality

I was in high school when MTV introduced their reality television hit, “Real World: New York”. Twenty-nine seasons later, the “Real World” franchise is strong and vibrant! The success of shows like the “Real World”, have led to the introduction of a number of other reality television shows that shroud themselves in this elusive term, 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

Top 10 Observations of 2013

  1. Cancer Deaths Decline I believe I can boldly state that anyone who reads these words has lost someone to the devastating disease of cancer. That is why I’m starting with this topic for my list of 2013 observations. In a recent report, Dr. Otis Brawley, chief medical officer for the American Cancer Society, Read More

Happy Holidays from Inspirational Perspective – 2013

This has been a truly amazing and transformational year for Inspirational Perspective, and this would not have been possible without the continued support of each and every one of you that listen to the radio show, read this blog and share this inspirational message with your loved ones and friends. Every week I ask you Read More

Will you come to the table and eat?

  Last night, I was chatting with a friend who made a statement that really stuck with me. The statement he made was, “People don’t know, what they don’t know.” This caused me to contemplate the following: If people knew, what they didn’t know, would they take the time to gain the knowledge they were Read More

Have Courage – A Tribute to Nelson Mandela

Recently I have questioned my commitment to the ideals I pursue, teach and believe. I would guess that most of us would say, the most provocative question by which we could measure belief is simply, “Would you die for it?” Death for belief has created martyrs, many of whom have names we do not know, Read More

Got Money?

Remember the milk commercial, that would star a recognizable celebrity and ask, “Got milk?” When the commercial aired, it always seemed light-hearted and funny. It was an opportunity for those of us who drink milk to identify with a celebrity and their white, milk mustache. Fairly harmless right? Now imagine that same commercial, but instead Read More

Gold in the Mud!

  In 1848, during the California Gold Rush, every prospector who traveled west to get rich had one thing in common. They were willing to get their hands dirty. That’s because, there is only one place you can find natural, unrefined gold and typically, that’s in the mud. Over 150 years after the gold rush, Read More