How Believing In Myself Landed Me A Dream Job

(photo courtesy of Motivation Block) For many years, I didn't believe in myself.  Sure, I talked the talk.  Said the right things that I thought people wanted to hear.  Made empty promises and left many things undone.  Why? I simply did not believe in my life and what I stood for anymore.  It was a …

The One Trick To Push Your Personal Development Through The Roof

We all want to become better at this thing called life.  To continuously improve and move closer towards greatness.  But a lot of times we have no rhyme or reason how we go about it pursuing it.  Well, I learned early on that one way works.  Not just for myself, but for many others.  It's …

You Are Responsible For You

   You are responsible for you.  Disagree?  Yes, I know those of us who are parents are responsible for our children.  Those of us who take care of younger family members or our parents are responsible for them.  But strip all of that way for a moment. Don't think about your boyfriend, girlfriend, spouse, family, …

5 Tips To Get Yourself Aligned With The Right People

Have you every had a car that pulled to the left or right every time you drove it?  No matter what you did it wouldn't stay straight.  As tight as you held the steering wheel, it felt like the car had a mind of its own.So you take it to a car shop and they …

What Is Greatness And Do You Have It In You?

I want you to close your eyes for a minute. Now I want you to picture someone you really admire. Maybe it is a famous speaker, an artist, an athlete, or a world leader. Now think of the first word that comes to mind about this person. More than likely the word that may have …

How Defining Your Why Gives You Purpose 

Why do you get up every morning?  Why do you go to work?  Why do you go to school?  Why do you do anything?  Because it's expected of you, right?  Because you don't want to let your boss down or your parents for that matter?  But honestly those are all reasons for someone else.  Not …

How Trusting Yourself Reveals How Strong You Are

Trust.  For some people, the mere mention of the word brings uneasiness inside of them.  The quickening of their heartbeat as sweat starts to form in their palms.  For others, it conjures up feelings of uncertainty and insecurity. But what brings this feeling over us?  Is it others?  In our ability to not trust them?  Perhaps. …

Failure Is Not The Word You Should Be Worried About

For a time in the military I thought it was fear that was keeping me from advancing to the peak of the military ranks.  Was I ready for more responsibility beyond leading troops? Would I fail at the task? No, it wasn't that.  I enjoyed helping shape some of America's best and brightest in the …

4 Tips That Will Help You Become Your True Self

(courtesy of RedFrost Motivation)  Do you know who you are? There is someone out there right now who is feeling less than themselves.  There are a number of people out there who are just existing and getting by.  Caught in the rat race of life. They are getting by, but not happy where they are. More …