Monthly Archives: May 2017

Be different, stand out, and work your butt off

Be different, stand out, and work your butt off

Sometimes we forget how different we think about training until we hang out with people who don’t train like us. Just the other day I was questioned by…

From College Drop Out to Grad Student

From College Drop Out to Grad Student

The second reason why I believe I’ve been so successful is that I surrounded myself with people that truly wanted the best for me. (Read Part ONE if…

Losing was the best thing that ever happened to me

Losing was the best thing that ever happened to me

It was my sophomore of high school. I was competing in my first year as a varsity wrestler. Midway through the season, we had a big tournament lined up on…

How Much Information is too Much In the Information Age

How Much Information is too Much In the Information Age

KEY TERM and WHY YOU ARE INTERESTED IN IT  Over the last decade with the boom of the Internet we, have been bombarded with more information than ever before. The…

Taking Ritalin, Helping Others, and Believing You’re Better Than Everyone Else

Taking Ritalin, Helping Others, and Believing You’re Better Than Everyone Else

I’m coming up on eight years of running a business. I’ve been beyond blessed to do this full-time as a career and provide for my…

You never learned how to ride a bike by staring at yourself in the mirror

You never learned how to ride a bike by staring at yourself in the mirror

It’s been years since I found myself in a commercial gym. One of the things that always stood out to me were the seemingly endless amounts of mirrors that…

VALUES ALWAYS TRUMP RULES

VALUES ALWAYS TRUMP RULES

Any great leader recognizes that the greatest skill a leader can have is their ability to exert influence (Fischer, 2017). When I opened my business over seven years ago, I…

The 3 Most Important Things In Life: SELF-CONFIDENCE (P3)

The 3 Most Important Things In Life: SELF-CONFIDENCE (P3)

When you’re a little kid being overweight is cute, as you get older, that’s not the case. It eventually becomes a source of guilt and humiliation…