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Why Richard Branson is a Billionaire and Not You

Procrastinate or No Procrastinate? that is the question. While coaching nothing frustrated me more than to have to watch a kid look around the group before exceeding his stasis*. As if he needed their permission to do better. We have all acted like this,  as we wait to take action for fear of failing.  No doubt...

Do What You Love

Do What You Love

“I honestly think it is better to be a failure at something you love than to be a success at something you hate.” – George Burns

Character Counts

    What good is skill or talent without character to guide one along uncharted courses.

High Expections, Diminishing Returns.

Sometimes the guy that is supposed to be all that. Isn’t all that. Move on. Coaches too often invest valuable time on someones physical potential, while over looking their emotional potential. While someone with more metal toughness is willing and ready to give that stellar effort. Our lives serve as either a warning or an example...

Life is a Game of Lots of Inches

Life is a Game of Lots of Inches

Now, I can’t do it for ya. I’m too old. I look around. I see these young faces, and I think, I mean, I made every wrong choice a middle-aged man can make. I, uh, I pissed away all my money, believe it or not. I chased off anyone who’s ever loved me. And lately, I...