Category: business

  • Five Reasons to Surround Yourself With Positive People

    Five Reasons to Surround Yourself With Positive People

    Being a positive person is hard for some people while most can just make it happen daily. We can all look at life two ways that will guide us and how we live life. We can look at everything as a pessimist (person who finds the negative or problem in everything) or we can be […]

  • Faith- Lukewarm Spirituality

    Faith- Lukewarm Spirituality

    I am 100% convicted of the title of todays faith based lesson. I have been a spiritual person since I was just a young boy but have had times in my life when I was lukewarm at best. In fact, I have been less than lukewarm at times in my journey with God. The bible […]

  • Leadership 101- 12 Effective Habits of Great Leaders

    Leadership 101- 12 Effective Habits of Great Leaders

    1- The very best coaches motivate, inspire and lead the organization with intention, purpose, dedication, discipline, desire and an create energy around them constantly.  2- The really effective coaches never use intimidation, power, embarrassment or other negativity to teach the required skills needed to be successful in life, sports, work and play.   3- Great coaches are great […]

  • Life Hacks 101- 10 Things Coaches, Managers and Go Getters Look For

    Life Hacks 101- 10 Things Coaches, Managers and Go Getters Look For

    Today we are talking about traits that coaches value and look for in their student athletes that cost nothing but time, energy and work ethic.  These traits also are what business owners, companies, managers, leaders and other people looking for talent expect. These traits set you apart from others and can make you a great […]

  • Personal Growth-Three Keys to Success In Life

    Personal Growth-Three Keys to Success In Life

    As a coach I have attended many coaching clinics through the years to gain knowledge, experience and grow my skill set to help my athletes get better.  One of my favorite all time coaches and speakers is Lu Holtz who had a fabulous career coaching, speaking and as a broad caster for football games.  He […]

  • Writing: Seven Common Mistakes Beginning Bloggers Make

    Writing: Seven Common Mistakes Beginning Bloggers Make

    Beginning to blog is a is something millions of people do. They wrote about their niche, interests and activities. I like to write a variety of things mostly human interest topics like this. For me it keeps things fresh and is not just so regular. Just this week I wrote about financial matters, memories growing […]

  • Money and Finance: 6 Habits To Effective Credit Card Management

    Money and Finance: 6 Habits To Effective Credit Card Management

    Managing your finances and credit is something everyone should plan for, work hard at and stay on top of. Good financial management allows you to live a successful and less stress free life. Below are six ways to effectively manage credit card debt and keep your finances in order. 1. Create and stick to a […]

  • Motivation: Big Dreams Require Big Effort and Focus

    I here people talking about their dreams and ambitions.  I ask students at school what they are going to do when they graduate high school and get these answers.  I am going to be a doctor, lawyer, scientist, professional football player, pro basketball player, police officer, fire fighter and so many more.  I love to […]

  • Leadership: “G” Words Alphabet Series- Great Leaders

    Today I am back on my series of alphabet words that describe great leaders, coaches, motivators and people we all are attracted too for being great.  Good leaders can be great leaders if they work really hard at building their management skills and grow their employees, athletes and team members with guidance and direction. These coaches and leaders are often gleeful people that gain the attention and can make people giddy with […]

  • Coaching: Life Lessons Learned From Losing

    Coaching: Life Lessons Learned From Losing

    Today we are talking about that word that all coaches hate to see and hear.  It begins with an “L” and ends with “ose”.  Yes the terrible word we all face in sports, life, family, business, finances and troubling times.  Losing is tough and is never a goal when preparing for a football game, wrestling […]

  • Dreams and Goals: Setting Smart Goals For A Successful Life

    Today we are talking about how being a goal driven person can help you become very successful in life, work and play.  The poster above tells us that we must set goals and work hard to accomplish them.  As a coach, teacher, husband, father and mentor setting goals for the team, family and my own […]

  • Leadership: “E” Words That Describe My Kind of Leader

    Leadership: “E” Words That Describe My Kind of Leader

    Today I am continuing my series of blog post about the alphabet and descriptive words that define what coaches, leaders, and mentors exhibit.  I have worked with so many coaches, peers, teachers and leaders that were so encouraging to their student athletes.  These people were very energetic in their daily walk, work and focus and worked with intention.  After a […]