Motivation lasts about a minute.

Motivation lasts about a minute.

I’ve been talking about what really drives people to succeed for a long time. The research shows that self-discipline and “motivation”, as most of us think about it, is a very fleeting thing. And it’s true. I can go listen to someone like Tony Robbins (I’ve actually...

On being legendary…

Being a legend is not limited to war… Nor Olympians. It is not limited great leaders… Nor Hollywood fiction. I truly believe ANYONE can be legendary.  Ordinary people can be legendary. Of course, there are many definitions of the term, and I am proposing one here....
I Never Saw This Coming…

I Never Saw This Coming…

NOTE: Today’s blog is a “blow by blow” description of my recent injury. It is a bit longer than my usual posts, but it’s a good story. One that may actually help you one day… We had lived in the same house for almost exactly 21 years. A long time by most any standard....
I Have Anxiety…There. I said it.

I Have Anxiety…There. I said it.

When I say “anxiety” I am not talking about the type of anxiety that comes with taking a test or getting married, etc. – known as situational anxiety. I mean the type of anxiety that can hang over your day like a dark cloud. I am not 100% sure what...