Forget About Perfection and Focus on Progress

This may be a surprise or maybe not, but perfect is not always positive.  At times, we get hung up on things being perfect and as a result, nothing happens. By the time that something does happen, it could be too late. You shouldn’t wait until something is perfect or the situation is perfect to … Continue reading Forget About Perfection and Focus on Progress

Change Perspective by Standing on the Shoulders of Giants

At your level, from your perspective, you may see nothing more than a wall in front of you and at every turn. You need to change your perspective. Stand on the shoulder of a giant and it will change. When you stand on the shoulder of a giant, you become a witness to an entirely … Continue reading Change Perspective by Standing on the Shoulders of Giants

6 Ways to Show Up and Get Ahead

If you want to show up, then get up.  Get up, get your shoes on, and get moving.  Do it like it were basic training.   How easy it is to roll over and smash the snooze button when your alarm goes off.  Sure, it's easy to stay in bed for a few more precious minutes … Continue reading 6 Ways to Show Up and Get Ahead

4 Steps That Will Get Rid of Your Life’s Crutches

We all have crutches or had crutches at one time in our lives. Not literal crutches but metaphor crutches.  Basically, the excuses we tell ourselves to justify why we didn't, can't, or shouldn't. I'm a husband, a father of four and an active duty Air Force NCO. Life is busy and it gets hectic on … Continue reading 4 Steps That Will Get Rid of Your Life’s Crutches

Why Being Selfish Can Be Good

It’s not about you. Don't be selfish. That’s what we always hear, right?  It’s not about you. And to be honest, it really isn’t.  We live our lives for other people.  Whether you believe that or not.  We live our lives to love someone, help someone, take care of someone, etc.  Rarely we are doing … Continue reading Why Being Selfish Can Be Good