Recently I made a decision to take a different route to get to a certain location. The reason being was on the alternate route, there was a store I was to stop at. So, I got into my car and drove. I ended up arriving at the certain location. I was also happy that I … More Your Brain on Autopilot: What is it, When is it Good and When is it Bad?
If you ever turn on TV to the news, what do you see being broadcast? “Freaking negative after negative after negative.” There is so much negative in the news that you may think the world is going to hell. Is that the reality? Do you see shootings and crime daily in your neighborhood? Go out … More It’s Time to Unleash Your Positive Mindset
I recall Randy Pausch, of “The Last Lecture”, describing how his parents let him unleash his creativity as a child. They let him loose onto their home, including drawing on the walls and building whatever he wanted in his bedroom. He said that because of this, he was able to grow into an adult with … More Being Like a Kid Again: Opening Yourself Up to Unlimited Possibilities
Being more motivated helps when you’re surrounded by people who are like-minded. I discovered this reality many years ago. We get stuck because we’re surrounded by junk in our life. That is one of the reasons why I make concerted efforts to attend super events. Brian Tracy has been known in the business and personal … More Want Success in Your Life?
Waking up with stiff joints is finally a thing of the past for me. After hitting 50 I had thought that I may be on a downhill spiral regarding the fitness level of my body. Today, I no longer think that way. In the last few years I’ve been able to engage in physical activities … More Staying Joint Healthy After 50…
The late John Richter was described as a mustang officer. That means he started out as an enlisted man and was promoted to commissioned officer on the battlefield. This was during WWII. He survived Iwo Jima and other battles. Lt. Col. John Richter was also the officer-in-charge of the Marines Close Combat training. He received … More Secrets of Self-Defense by John Richter, Lt. Col USMC
Carol Dweck in her book, Mindset, described mindset as either a fixed one or growth-oriented. At any given point, each one of us can have either type of mindset. It all depends on the situation. Take technology, there are many who embrace it while others fear it. Fear seems to be the common denominator as … More 5 Keys to the Right Mindset for Growth and Success
Imagine possessing the most powerful force in the universe. What would you do with it? What if you can make it even better? Guess what? You already possess it. It’s your brain. It has approximately 100 billion neurons and each one connects to between 10 and 10,000 other neurons. That would be equal to 10 … More 5 Ways to Increasing Your Brain Power and Health
As I looked at myself in the mirror and almost didn’t recognize me. I guess that is what age will do. One thing I’ve learned in life is that we all are going to age. It all depends on how we age that counts. I’ve seen friends of mine that didn’t fare so well. They … More Building a New and Better You
I’ve had so many people come to me wanting to make changes in their lives. Some want to get healthy and fit, others want to get wealthy and even others want to find true love. These changes and more are not going to fall into your lap. The universe will only give to you the … More If You Want to Change, Then Work Hard to Make it Happen