Feeding Your Potential – Audio

  I’m encouraging everyone who reads this blog to take a few minutes to listen to this audio portion of my most recent show. Play it while you prepare for your work day. Play it in the car, on the way to work. Play it in your headphones on a lunch break. Play it on Read More

Right vs. Wise – Which Is Winning The Fight In Your Life?

What’s your relationship to being right? Love it, right? Am I right, or am I right? (Pun intended) There’s something magically, wonderful about raising your hand and having the right answer! …or giving the right directions! …or wearing the right clothes! Being right is righteous! So…can right ever be wrong? Maybe… Most of us can Read More

Where’s Your Focus?

  Where’s your focus? If you get to the unfiltered answer for this question, it will teach you a lot about yourself. We all choose to focus on different things and it’s what we focus on that predicts what we’ll do, how we’ll do it and ultimately where we’ll go in life. So where’s your Read More

Did You FEED Your Potential Today?

There are a number of self-awareness questions that I ask myself on a routine basis. Of these questions the one I find the most challenging to answer is as follows: Am I reaching my full potential? The reason I find this question difficult to answer, is because I can ask this question of myself to Read More

5 Reasons Motivation Is Good, But Misunderstood

  Lately, I’ve received a number of emails from blog readers and radio listeners, asking how they can fix their lack of motivation. In these emails, the theme I’ve seen has been a flavor of the following two phrases: “I’m just not motivated.” “I’m not motivated enough.” These phrases, while common, are clear indications that most Read More

Happy Holidays from Inspirational Perspective

  This has been yet another phenomenal and amazing year for Inspirational Perspective, and this would not be possible without the continued support of each and every one of you that listen to the radio show, receive the daily inspirational text messages, read the blog and share the inspirational messages we delivered throughout the year Read More

Thank You. You Make a Difference!

  On July 4, 2011, I woke up with the title Inspirational Perspective™ etched in my mind, clear as day. That morning, I purchased the website domain and wrote my first blog post titled, “Life, Liberty, and the Pursuit of Happiness.” I was terrified, but I clicked the publish button anyway. That day, I made a Read More

Obstacles vs. Barriers

  Life is a journey and as with any journey it can present its share of obstacles and barriers. As long as we’re breathing, obstacles and barriers will be a part of our human experience. It’s how we relate to our obstacles and barriers that dictates the quality of our human experience. One of the most Read More

5 Ways To Make Great First Impressions

  You don’t get a second chance to make a first impression. It is the first impression that often closes or opens doors to additional contacts and networking opportunities. Unfortunately, we live in a world laced with bias and stereotypes, so if you truly want to design your own life and open unseen doors of 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