On your marks, mind-set…. GO!

If you’ve ever watched track and field you will know that when a race begins, the officials ask the athletes to step to the blocks, get into position, and then release them. “On your marks, get set…GO!” I’m sure you’ve heard it growing up when you raced your friends in the park. As somebody who…

Do you Invest?

INVEST – a word that can bring about many different reactions from those who hear it. For some, it brings about the notion of investing money – putting money into something that will allow you to make more money, if you invest wisely. Real Estate, the stock market, and various other investment strategies are among…

Challenge Accepted!

We’ve all gone through points in our lives where we’ve been faced with something we’ve never done before. Whether it’s something we worked towards that’s finally come, or something we did not expect at all, how we deal with new and challenging times in our lives is a true test of character. A test that…

The power of “…ing”

Among the most difficult stages of any challenge in life is understanding how to deal with the reality that you may be stuck. Finding a solution is not only challenging, but it can also hinder your mindset, slow you down, discourage you, or even make you feel like you want to give up entirely. This…

The Answers Are all Around You

The most interesting part of building up any project in your life is understanding how you got there. What questions did you ask? What questions have you answered? Where did your inspiration come from? Ultimately, understanding WHY and HOW you do WHAT you do is of significant value. Simon Sinek is a great resource for…

Processing…

We hear it all the time… “don’t fall in love with success, fall in love with the process”. Anyone who has shifted their mindset towards one of growth and progression through life whether in regards to their challenges, their careers, their passions, their personal development and health or any growth in their life, will know…

Level up

I get asked quite often “how do you come up with the topics for your articles?” Well, there is no one answer. Sometimes they come from an idea I want to share, a lesson I’ve learned that I think may benefit others, a hardship I’m facing or have faced that I believe others are going…

Fact or Optimism?

When it comes to taking steps to making progress on an idea, or taking risks towards achieving a goal, there are two kinds of people. There are people who make decisions based off the facts. They find comfort in knowing that the theory they will employ in order to achieve their goal has been tested,…

The Sun Always Sets

You know those days where you step outside, the sky is a deep rich blue, the breeze is fresh and the sun is out? Those beautiful days that recharge you and make you feel confident you can attack any challenge in your life. Those days where the line between your dreams and your reality becomes…