Star Stuck

When opportunity calls, do you go for it, or let it go?

I’m just curious, have you ever had a moment where you wanted to do something, but you were too shy to go for it? The following story illustrates the importance of just doing the thing that you’re hesitant to do. Might help you overcome that fear, might not. Continue reading “Star Stuck”

Are You a Zero or a Hero?

It’s YOUR story to tell.

There’s an old saying that life is 10% what happens to us, and 90% how we respond. Who says that you have to be disappointed about your problems and failures? Who says you can’t look at them in a way that makes you stronger? This story is about a young burn victim who gets a lesson in perspective from his doctor. Continue reading “Are You a Zero or a Hero?”

Should You or Should You Not?

That is the question!

Everybody knows that tough decisions are a part of life. Oftentimes, we have to do things that we don’t have much choice in. Those decisions include confronting people, following up with a client, asking people out on dates, and so on. Why not simplify your decision-making process? Continue reading “Should You or Should You Not?”

Are You Sleeping on Your Dreams?

“Whether you think you can, or you think you can’t — you’re right.” – Henry Ford

There’s an old saying by Wayne Dyer that goes, “our lives are a sum total of the choices we have made.” While working on our success, we often run into circumstances that we allow to stop us because we “can’t” get through them. The reality is, we’re usually choosing not to get through those obstacles. The following story shows the great difference that our mindset makes in these situations. Continue reading “Are You Sleeping on Your Dreams?”

What Did I Learn From Almost Being Stranded?

I was once almost stranded in another state, 7 hours from home.

A few weeks before releasing this article, I traveled from New Jersey to North Carolina on a business trip. On the way home, I came shockingly close to being stranded 7 hours from home. And 3 hours away from the place where I had been staying.
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7 Reasons to Stop Trying to Be Like Everyone Else!

Why bother trying to fit in?

Most people make it their life’s goal to keep up with the Joneses. Teenagers damage their own lives to be like the cool kids. Adults put themselves in debt to impress dates and coworkers. In the end, they often wind up with problems that could have been easily avoided just by staying in their own lane. Continue reading “7 Reasons to Stop Trying to Be Like Everyone Else!”

Why Choose Almond Milk Over Regular Milk?

I’ll give you 4 great reasons.

A month before writing this article, my colleague introduced me to almond milk. After using only dairy my whole life, I made a switch. Even being an amateur on the technical health differences, there are a few things that influenced the trade-off. Continue reading “Why Choose Almond Milk Over Regular Milk?”