Never Apologize For Who You Are

Photo courtesy of Gary Vaynerchuck Whether you’re black, white, hispanic, rich, poor or in between; never apologize for who you are. You are you and that makes you unique. You’re an awesome human being and you deserve to live your life how you want. Because ultimately it’s how you feel about yourself that counts. If …

Make Mistakes So You Can Become Successful

We make mistakes. The problem is many of us don't learn from them. We go on to repeat them over and over again. And continue the question why we are stick in this vicious circle. Because we don't want to grow. We like being complacent. Even in our misery. We like to be comfortable. We …

How Optimism Is One Of The Keys To Success

(Gary Vaynerchuck on the DailyVee) Life is tough, but I wouldn't want it any other way. I have lived through some dark times and moments where I didn't know I would survive. And I am not talking about on a deployment in Iraq or Afghanistan. I am talking about everyday life before and after the military. …

Pay Attention To What’s In Front Of You

I will be the first to admit that I am completely wired to the internet.  Building a brand here at Living The Dream has had me constantly on the world wide web working on it.  But that has like anything come at a cost.  What cost you ask? Time.  Now that I am here in …

How Getting Through Today Is One of The Keys To Success

  I don't know about you, but there are days that I don't want to do anything.  Well, anything productive that is.  Where I feel like my schedule is too full and I don't have enough hours in the day to accomplish it all. And a lot of times it is easier to just give up …

Stop Setting Yourself On Fire For Others

We are all guilty of it.  We meet someone and we subconsciously become obsessed with them. I am not just talking about someone you are romantically interested in. That goes for platonic relationships, too. As humans, we have an insane yearning to be liked and accepted by others. Think about it. You gave your all …

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 …