Don’t underestimate your IMPACT!

  When was the last time you thought about your life’s story? If you had to summarize your ups, downs, wins and challenges what would I learn about you? Recently, I took on a project to summarize my life’s story in a 2-minute video and I want to share the IMPACT of my story with Read More

You’re Great! Don’t Believe It? Read This…

  In the previous blog post, Identity Theft, I shared how living without knowing your personal purpose on the planet is the most atrocious form of identity theft. To not know your purpose, is to be robbed of your personal greatness. Our purpose defines who we are and what we should be offering the world. Read More

Life Is About Choices; Choosing To Read This Could Change Your Life!

  Our very existence is based on a choice. That choice was typically made by our biological parents. Consequently, the lives we lead are based on what we choose and when we choose it. Who you are today, is based on how you chose yesterday. Who you become tomorrow, is based on your choices today. Based on this Read More

7 Weeds That Are Strangling Your Seed of Greatness

  We all have a seed of greatness; we’re born with it. Every human being that lives and breathes on this planet has a gift or talent to provide the rest of the world. The full expression of that gift is what causes us to relate to them as great! Michael Jordan reached greatness! Mother Teresa Read More

10 Characteristics That Lead To Success

  Over the years, I’ve had the opportunity to learn from a number of men and women, who have made some outstanding achievements and over the past month, I decided to take some time to review my old notes and reflect on the many lessons I’ve learned from them. The list I’ve shared below are a brief compilation Read More

7 Ways Haters Can Actually Help You

This past Thursday, I spoke to a group of children in elementary and middle school at Governors State University. At a point in my talk, I began to share a story from my youth, so I asked the kids if they had any haters in there lives yet. I was surprised at how these children responded. Read More

Invisible Chains – What’s Holding You Back?

What’s holding you back? Are you accomplishing your goals and living your dreams? Take a minute or two and think about this… Does your mind revert to a particular circumstance and/or person? What is this circumstance? Who is this person? What’s inhibiting your dreams and taking your power? Has it been a circumstance, person, or Read More

What if Dr. King didn’t tell us his dream?

  In 1986, Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.‘s birthday was made a federal holiday, thus many of us remember and celebrate his life, on this day. Dr. King has always been a virtual mentor and hero of mine, therefore I use this time of the year to learn more about his life, his work and his Read More

Influence

My sister Keila, is in New York this week to gain perspective and knowledge from my virtual mentor; Seth Godin, also known as ‘America’s Greatest Marketer’ and author of fourteen books. Seth’s speeches and writings have had a great deal of influence on me over the last few years and this Monday, my little sister will Read More