How My Father’s Death Taught Me to Take Responsibility for Creating My Future

My dad had a massive heart attack at 47 years old. I was 21 at the time — just shy of 22. To say it had a profound impact on my life is an understatement. As I’m writing this I’m in my early 40’s. Crazy to think that I’m not that far off from how …

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You Are Goal Driven By Design

You are designed to have goals and to work towards their achievement — and by doing so make the world around you a better place. Consider the following story of some of the first astronauts. Some of them, upon completing their mission would experience depression and other life difficulties. How could this be? Particularly from …

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Getting started with what you have is the key to reaching where you want to go

There will always be barriers — at least when it comes to accomplishing anything of significance. The challenges of life bring with them important opportunities to grow, to become better, and ultimately allow us to be the type of person capable of being a good steward of whatever rewards we happen to be entrusted with. …

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Stretch Your Comfort Zone and Unleash Life’s Possibilities

We all experience some type of self imposed comfort zone at different times in our life. I am talking about those things that for one reason or another we believe are out of our reach. Comfort zones can be highly personal to the individual, or they can be something that an entire group of people …

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