• If it is important enough to you, you will find a way. If it is not, you will find an excuse.

    — Unknown
  • Why I’ve Given Up Chasing Dreams

    By Monday, October 27, 2014 1 Permalink 0

    I've always been a dreamer. Ever since I was a child, I've had dreams of doing Big things. Writing The Greatest Novel Ever, being a world class athlete, painting something NYC gallery worthy. My mom made sure to instill a "you can do and be anything" mindset, and I love her for that. Thing is, dreams are just that. Dreams. And with no follow through, they're just deflated dreams. For years I floated along on the ...

  • Consistently investigate what gives other people energy. Be the fan that fuels it.

    — Darren Rowse (@problogger)
  • Though no one can go back and make a brand-new start, anyone can start from now and make a brand-new ending.

    — Carl Bard
  • Great Listen on Envy vs. Inspiration

    By Monday, October 20, 2014 0 Permalink 0

    So I was listening to one of my new favorite podcast: Behind the Brilliance by Lisa Nicole Bell. If I had to describe the show, I'd say it's a blend of personal, professional (not corporate) and creative development, inspiring conversations with people doing big things, and random tidbits that add value in some way or another. Her tone is casual and doesn't hit the "preachy peachy personal development guru" note that drives some people nuts. The show still feels ...