Leaders Are Learners

Growth and advancement in life come with increased levels of knowledge and understanding. What I have learned about the most successful leaders I know is that they are all life long learners. No matter how advanced they are, they find a way to stay hungry for knowledge. For me, it’s simple, if I stop learning now I will forever stay … Read More

Adversity is Preparation

Adversity is Preparation In life, this journey of ups and downs, we all will face adversity. No one is immune to this important aspect of life. Be it a young person that is born in to a less than ideal situation, or the wealthy person who can’t find fulfillment in things — we all will have adversity on our own … Read More

Seek Mentors First to Develop Values — Not Simply Results

Most of us have heard the advice that we need to have mentors. Many have even heard that to qualify a mentor the mentor, at least, has achieved the results that you want. In today’s post I want to take this advice a bit further with this shift… Seek mentors first to develop values that are conducive to the life … Read More

Who Do You Identify With Most?

Our destiny is found in our identity. In this blog post today, I want to challenge many of you to look deeply at who you identify with most. In this searching, you will find who you really are and you will illuminate why the life you want is eluding you. If you are currently living your dream, this post isn’t … Read More

Negative Thoughts Can Run Your Life

negative thoughts

What Lie Are You Living? Many of us have negative thoughts floating around in our head daily — many of which limit us in major ways. Some of these thoughts have been camouflaged as practical or pragmatic thinking. But, at their core, they are simply lies we have decided to believe about the way things are in life. How do … Read More

When You’re Ready to DO THE WORK

We just completed our 3rd Impact, Purpose, & Destiny Seminar in Philadelphia this past weekend! The crowd was amazing and came READY to do the work. What does ready to do the work mean? When you’ve committed your life to continuous improvement, you in turn, seek out opportunities for growth. Many times it take extra work just to do the … Read More

THIS changed everything…

It was 3am and I hadn’t slept in over 36 hours… I had just got to my room at the hospital and was so tired I just fell on the bed. As I sunk into what seemed to be a 30 year old mattress a sense of restless came over me. There wasn’t a good reason for me to be … Read More

We’re Starting a PERSIST Movement

PERSIST Book

When I first got the idea of writing PERSIST, I wondered if people would get the concept… Why would someone want to sign up to push toward something that was going to be the hardest thing in their life? Or sometimes, take them their entire life to achieve? PERSIST-ing is about having a vision for your life. One that is … Read More

What Not Giving Up Has Taught Me

The third year I failed to get into medical school I had a serious choice to make — would I turn to the side and give up or would I give it another go?? That year was particularly a tough year because in my worry, I applied to optometry school as a “back up plan.” I thought it was the … Read More