Learn to See the Good in the World Instead of Focusing on the Bad

If you have spent any time recently watching some of the news or reading the headlines on just about every single news website or newspaper, you will have seen that it has been quite a tumultuous couple of weeks around the country and world. It seems like horrible, tragic events keep piling up on each other and before we can even get over one event, something else happens and soon we forget about that one. If we’re not careful, we can spend a large portion of our time focusing on all of these bad situations, horrible events, and all the negative […]

Get Up Off of That Thing and Take Massive Action!

Sometimes the difference between making something happen and having absolutely nothing happen to you is the simple act of taking massive action! It’s time to get up off your butt and make something happen. I don’t care if it just takes a few minutes of courage that you need to muster up. The key is to not think so much and just dive right into the deep end. Stop Thinking So Much How often do you feel like making something great happen, and you sit there and think about it for awhile, and then all of a sudden you fail because […]


How to Regain Your Motivation

Have you ever struggled with staying motivated? I sure know that I have. As with anything in life there’s going to be ups and downs, but one thing I have learned is that as long as you can pick yourself up when you’re down, you’re always going to reach greater heights. Use those down times to catapult you into a position that you never imagined was possible. As long as you can avoid negative thoughts and get the feeling that you have failed, there’s always going to be a brighter spot somewhere ahead. So, how do you stay positive when […]

Is it Really Possible to Live a Worry Free Life?

Let’s be honest, there’s no such thing as being 100 percent ‘Worry Free,’ but there’s lots that we can do in our daily lives to reduce stress, live more comfortable, and truly live the life that we want to live.Can we all strive to live a worry free life? Absolutely. Let me ask you this: What are your goals? Your desires? Do you want to travel the world, but are often burdened by the cost or by your fears of going out there and experiencing the unexpected? Well, that’s problem number one, so let’s start there. Life will always have […]

5 Inspirational Quotes to Live By

Time and time again you will hear about people succeeding because they have chosen to fight through the pain, the failures, and some suffering. Whether you’re on a mission to lose weight, find financial success, meet the person of your dreams, or just become the best version of yourself imaginable, it’s important to remember that it doesn’t come easy. Nobody gets to the top without setbacks. To climb a mountain, you must start walking by just putting one step in front of the other. Yes, you will fall. Yes, there will be pain. But the one thing you remember is […]

Recharge Your Batteries

Do you ever find that sometimes life gets in the way of life? We spend so much time focusing on what’s next and what our next task will be, that oftentimes we forget to slow down a bit and focus on what’s important in life. We work to pay our bills, raise families, support ourselves, but in the long run when all is said and done, we forget that we are living our life on this planet to make the most of it. That’s not to say that we need to avoid responsibility, but every now and then we need […]

Why it’s Important to be a Two-Quarter Type of Person

Have you ever gone to a restaurant and had a good meal with good service, and then when it comes time to tip you think to yourself how much of a tip you should leave? Sometimes you have two amounts in your head, and depending on how generous you feel that day, you decide to leave amount A or you leave amount B. The difference between the two are very minor and it’s nothing that will break your bank account, but for some reason there’s times that you choose A and other times you choose B. I heard a story […]

Jim Rohn: A Tribute to the Master of Self-Development

Jim Rohn is a name I had not heard of prior to reading The Compound Effect by Success Magazines’s founder, Darren Hardy. He mentions Rohn over and over throughout the book and makes it very clear that the influence he had on his life was profound. In the last month or so, I’ve been reading a lot of quotes by Jim Rohn and reading about his life. Today would have been his 85th birthday, so on this day, I thought it would be fitting to share with you some of the most inspiring and profound quotes from the great, Jim […]


5 Signs That You’re Not Where You Need to Be

It’s so easy to get caught up in the daily grind and go from your bed to the shower, and the shower to getting dressed, and straight to your car and off to work. We live in this rushed world where even a cup of coffee in the morning is consumed on the way to work, as opposed to sitting on the back porch and enjoying your morning cup of Joe. We’ve become trapped in our 9-5 jobs (which is mostly non-existent nowadays). For the most part, it’s at least 8-5 and reports have indicated that instead of it being […]