Watch Out For The Big “Give ups”

All of us realize that if we woke up one day and said, “I really don’t feel like going into work anymore.”, there would very quickly be consequences. Similarly, if we decided to stop paying our mortgages or other important bills, it wouldn’t take long for trouble to...

Why Is “The Joker” So Fascinating?

As we all know, there have been a lot of Batman movies over the years. (NOTE: At the time of this post, Joaquin Phoenix had JUST won the Academy Award the previous evening) A long time ago, Jack Nicholson played the part of The Joker.  I thought he did a great job. It...

The Second “Coming Of Age”

We’ve all seen those very poignant “coming of age” movies… Pretty in Pink comes to mind… Breakfast Club was another… Most people connect with them because we’ve all been teenagers and experienced that angst that’s an integral part of the journey through those years....

What You Think Is Who You Are

A little psychology for you today… This article was triggered by a quote I read the other day, and it pretty much sums up much of my belief system. Here it is… “Human beings always act, feel, and perform in accordance with what they imagine to be true about themselves...

Being Unstoppable

When we think of someone being unstoppable, we conjure up images of a Hollywood movie like “Terminator”. Arnold’s character is unstoppable. In the real world, we think about images of Navy Seals who have mastered weapons, hand-to-hand combat, incredible conditioning...