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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How to Sort the 4 Types of Guests!

There are four types of guests at a presentation.

Everyone knows that after the business presentation comes that big moment when the guests have to make a decision. Will they sign up, or will they let you say “next”? Your role at this point is to help them make that decision, and you can start by sorting the guests into groups. Continue reading “How to Sort the 4 Types of Guests!”

What Can Straight Outta Compton Teach You About Perspective?

Plenty, even if you’re not a musician.

Straight Outta Compton is a 2015 biopic that tells the story of one of the most influential groups in hip-hop history: N.W.A.. The story is not just about music, or even the members of the group. It also shared some valuable lessons about success and life, even for those who are not fans of N.W.A.. Continue reading “What Can Straight Outta Compton Teach You About Perspective?”

What Can Bamboo Trees Teach You About Success?

Stick and stay ’til you get your pay.

Many people in network marketing take a while to earn a profit that they are not embarrassed about. I have a great story about the rewards of persistence. Might help you achieve all your financial goals, might not. Continue reading “What Can Bamboo Trees Teach You About Success?”

What Can Wrestling Teach You About Success?

5 great lessons in personal development

Most people don’t think of professional wrestling when they think of personal development. On the outside, it seems like just another violent TV show. However, underneath all the people being slammed through tables, pushed off ladders, and beaten with metal chairs, there are some great life lessons. Continue reading “What Can Wrestling Teach You About Success?”

What Can Mountain Climbing Teach Us About Resolutions?

A tragic lesson in goal-setting!

There is a fascinating statistic in regards to mountain climbing. Not only is it a surprising one, it also paints a perfect picture of the problem with using short-term strategies for long-term goals like New Year’s Resolutions. Continue reading “What Can Mountain Climbing Teach Us About Resolutions?”

What Can the Movie Alive Teach You About Success?

Alive: Based on a true story of survival.

Alive is the true story of a team of rugby players and their loved ones whose plane crashed in the Andes mountains. The journey started with 45 people, including the plane crew. The 32 survivors were stranded in the cold with little food or shelter. 72 days later, 16 people were rescued. Continue reading “What Can the Movie Alive Teach You About Success?”