Average Sucks!

The very first "motivational speaker" I heard as an adult was a gentleman named Mort Utley. I experienced his speech in May of 1989 in Nashville, Tennessee, at the end of a week of Sales School with the Southwestern Company. I was 19 years old and had just finished my... Read More

Five Tips for Perfect Transition Decisions

You're considering a new career, new place to live or new business, retirement, or any other move. You ask, "Will I be happy?" If you remember the old, old song, "What will be" may not be the answer you're looking for.There are no one-size-fits-all guidelines, but there are five questions... Read More

What Am I Going To Do With The Rest Of My Life?

Unexpected life changes. Anticipated transitions. Long, sleepless nights. What do these three things have in common? The ability to provoke one of the most haunting questions in the library of human introspectives: "What on earth am I going to do with the rest of my life?" While I can't pretend... Read More

Make The Second Half The Best Half

Something happens when you come to the intersection called mid-life; you can look back in retrospect and see your life from an entirely different context. For many this mid-life review brings about a sense of urgency that ignites what is formally called "the mid-life crisis". It's where we... Read More

Life Versus Lifestyle

There is a difference but what constitutes a life and what constitutes a lifestyle is pretty ambiguous. One thing that seems pretty clear to me is the lifestyle is observable while a life can have many internal aspects to it. A lifestyle can include people, material things, environments, how... Read More

The One-Two Punch for Success: Authenticity and Alignment

Have you ever felt as if you are beating your head against a wall? You repeatedly try to reach a goal but you never seem to achieve it. Instead you are struggling rather than moving forward and achieving your goals with grace and ease. You are not alone. The struggle... Read More

The Reasons Why We Fear Success

In the book, The SHOCKwealth System?, it is discussed that there are four fears that must be overcome in order to experience true success. One of those fears is the fear of success itself. The Fear Of Success is the self-sabotaging fear. Have you ever come close to actualizing a... Read More

The Gravitational Pull of ANTs, WORMS & FEARS

What is an ANT? An ANT is an acronym for Automatic Negative Thoughts. What is a WORM? A WORM is a metaphor for deep-seated, unconscious beliefs that lye dormant in our consciousness analogous to a computer virus that only activates when a certain button is pushed on our keyboard.... Read More

Control Your Fear Before It Controls You

"Fear Factor" is one of my favorite TV shows. It highlights the courage of the participants to engage inthe most fearsome and disgusting acts. Most of the contestants are willing to sacrifice theirdignity for the sake of the prize money. So what doesthat imply? It implies that with the... Read More

Live Your Life To The Fullest

Do you sometimes feel that you're living a boring life? Youjust can't seem to find anything exciting. You wake up in the morning, then do the same old rituals. You go to the office or to school. You meet the same people,do the same job, travel the same road,... Read More

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Entrepreneur

21 Ways to Achieve Wealth and Success
Entrepreneur
In his book, Rich Habits -- The Daily Success Habits of Wealthy Individuals, Tom Corley outlines several habits that distinguish the wealthy from the nonwealthy. It got me to think, How many people operate on autopilot and don't stop to monitor their ...

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CBS Local

Playoff Pinch Hits: James Shields-Wil Myers Trade A Success For Royals
CBS Local
In December 2012, Kansas City Royals General Manager Dayton Moore made one of the biggest trades in recent memory, acquiring Tampa Bay Rays starting pitcher James Shields in exchange for four minor-league players. At the time, the Royals hadn't ...

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NPR

The Look Of Power: How Women Have Dressed For Success
NPR
Remember power suits? At the same time women were entering the corporate workplace in large numbers, the power suit began to pop up. It was usually a long jacket with the kind of big, padded shoulders Joan Crawford made famous, a straight skirt and ...

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Yahoo Tech

Why the Ice Bucket Challenge Proved Such a Runaway Success
Yahoo Tech
In this op-ed for Yahoo Tech, MIT Sloan School of Management Professor Catherine Tucker reflects on this summer's Ice Bucket Challenge craze and explains just what made it such a smashing success. As social media sensations go, this one had it all: ...

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Sioux Falls Argus Leader

Schwan: Path to public speaking success
Sioux Falls Argus Leader
Eric DeHaan qualified to take part in a Toastmasters district speech competition after being unable to speak his name in public without being nervous four years ago. (Photo: Elisha Page / Argus Leader). 79 CONNECT 10 TWEET 2 ...


Jackson Clarion Ledger

Cleveland school travels road to success
Jackson Clarion Ledger
East Side High School principal Randy Grierson helps a student in a trigonometry class made up of students from Cleveland High School and East Side High School. Under Grierson's direction, East Side has risen from a school considered at risk of failing ...


In Conspicuous Success, Senegal Is Declared Ebola-Free
New York Times
GENEVA — The World Health Organization declared the West African nation of Senegal to be free of Ebola on Friday, a rare success in dealing with a deadly virus that has rampaged uncontrolled in neighboring countries and prompted alarm around the ...

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Huffington Post

The Secret to Success: You Don't Have to Have It All Figured Out
Huffington Post
If there really were a secret to success everyone would be practicing it right now. The only real secret is you don't have to have it all figured out by any certain age to achieve success. Are you taking steps toward changing your future? Are you ...

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Iowa City Press Citizen

Run for the Schools a big success as thousands race
Iowa City Press Citizen
Runners participating in the 5K, 10K, and half-marathon races take off from the start line on Gilbert Street as part of the Run for the Schools on Saturday in downtown Iowa City. The annual races benefit the Iowa City Community School District ...


NBCSports.com

Roger Penske defends Keselowski, says other drivers “jealous” of his success
NBCSports.com
But it was clear in his initial post-race comments in Victory Lane that the Charlotte incidents were not something he was thrilled with. Naturally, the conversation in Keselowski's post-race presser veered toward Charlotte – in particular, how he didn ...
Talladega: Vickers credits Friday night s'mores for qualifying successAnniston Star

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