• Just Do It

    My wife and I appreciate a good cup of coffee. We love trying new blends, learning the flavors that belong to specific regions, and mastering the art of perfectly-steamed milk. This is my beautiful attempt at latte art: ... [more]

  • Entitlement Is the Road to Disappointment

    Many writers and sociologists have referred to the era in which we live as the “age of entitlement.” People’s expectations of life have never been higher; therefore, disappointments have never been greater. How can we avoid being entitled? How can we f... [more]

  • 15 Ways to Love More Effectively

    Today is Valentine's Day, the day set apart to shower the special people in your life with all the love they deserve. If you're scrambling t... [more]

  • 33 Small Ways to Expand Your Comfort Zone

    I’ve written before about how the path to success is uncomfortable. You have to move outside of the place where you’re comfortable to gr... [more]

  • 10 Keys to Setting and Achieving BIG Goals

    What are some of the goals you’ve set over the last year? Being 100% honest, are you on track to achieve those goals? As you look over the last five years, what’s your track record for setting and achieving your goal... [more]

  • 10 Most Valuable Human Attributes

    Over the last 30 years, I have made a list of more than 1000 little things that influence who we become, what we achieve, and how we are viewed by others. In reviewing this list, I selected what I believe to be the 10 most valuable human attributes. These a... [more]

  • How to Overcome Limiting and Imprisoning Beliefs

    One of life’s greatest tragedies is when people fall short of their potential because of self-limiting or imprisoning beliefs. These are negative statements you’ve said to yourself and repeated so many times you believe they are true. Examples inclu... [more]

  • How to Get Life’s Winds Blowing at Your Back

    Have you ever wondered why some people seem to get all the breaks?  They have the perfect spouse, rich parents, the ideal job or business, ... [more]

  • 15 Tips to Speaking in Front of People

    While you may be reluctant or, even worse, scared to give a presentation in front of a group of people, it is one of life’s greatest personal-growth experiences. When you have the opportunity to share your insights wit... [more]