How To Inspire Others To Change

Do you see people you love around you and wish so badly you can do something to get them to change their lives? To see those I care about screwing up their lives in some way, or even just not fulfilling their potential, has been a never-ending source of frustration for me. Sometimes I just…

Make Little Things Matter

A mentor of mine, Brandon Broadwater, at a Higher Laws event called Master Your Power Within shared with me a lesson that confirmed a truth about success I had long ago discovered, but would often overlook when it mattered the most.  It explained why I had been missing so many great opportunities while also falling…

Pay Attention To What Pisses You Off

Are You Guilty Of This? Have you ever watched a movie, started getting teary eyed, then quickly wipe away your tears when someone next to you looks over? Or how about this… Have you ever been ecstatically happy only to then feel you need to take it down a notch so as to not make…

My Most Gut-wrenching Failure

I’ve experienced many failures in my life, and the most tragically painful ones often involve other people who’ve failed me. There’s one kind of failure however that has a particularly unique sting to it, and that is the kind of failure only a creator experiences. This is the experience of pouring your heart and soul…

Do THIS (and never fail again)

Is there a way to guarantee you’ll get started with your resolutions, develop great habits that stick, and change your life forever without ever relying on being super motivated? There is, and that is by utilizing a practice Stephen Guise of Deep Existence calls Mini Habits. What Are Mini Habits? A mini habit is a…

Technique to ensure you have a breakthrough

There is one common characteristic among the world’s most successful people (whether in business, relationships, fitness, etc) that I rarely hear anyone talk about. Fortunately, one of my mentors shared this secret with me and it has often kept me from one of the biggest traps I see people fall into where they go from…

Where Do Good Ideas Come From

I saw this video on youtube the other day on where great ideas come from and found it to be spot on with my own experience.  Check it out at: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NugRZGDbPFU Many times people are looking for the “silver bullet” or “magic formula” to success.  I know for a couple years I was caught up…

Resisting Your Own Success

Does it ever feel like there’s some sort of unseen force keeping you from achieving success? Perhaps it feels like you keep spinning your wheels and going nowhere.  Or maybe you can’t even get yourself started with something and don’t know why. I’ve felt both of these things many times and continue to feel them. …

Act Then Analyze

I was sitting down with a friend today who was asking for advice about a book she was writing.  She was struggling with what many authors struggle with, and that is how to turn her stories into something exciting and captivating for the reader.  In other words, she needed to find her message or “hook.”…