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“It’s not where you’re from, it’s where you’re at…”

Every next level of your life demands a new version of you. ~ Inky Johnson Those were the words Inky Johnson said to his friend who’d just shot at someone. They’d grown up in a rough neighborhood and made it out thanks to football. Inky was playing at Tennessee and his friend was playing at […]

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What’s your BECAUSE?

See this post on YouTube! What’s your “because?” “Because” can be the reason why you quit… “”Because” can be the reason you move forward IN SPITE of the adversity you’re facing right now. Cadets who were training to become a Navy SEAL rang the bell BECAUSE they thought the pain would never end…& they regretted […]

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What’s the LEAST I can do

Watch this post on YouTube! When you’re trying to change you tend to look at what’s the MOST you can give instead of the least… Start by giving the least amount of time toward your new change. If it’s most, something unexpected will pop up, you’ll get off-track & quit. For years I wanted to […]

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You haven’t lost your touch…you’ve lost your flexibility

Watch this post on YouTube! Yes you wore deodorant today… No it’s not because your lucky pen ran out of ink… You haven’t lost your touch, you’ve lost your flexibility. In his book, “Think Agile,” Taffy Williams has a great list that you can check against to see where you’ve lost your flexibility. 🔥You hold […]

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Admit it…just don’t accept it

Watch this post on YouTube! Rich or poor, discouragement is a common thread among all of us… It’s the thread, but it’s not the whole sweater. We tend to wear setbacks as a tight, ugly sweater instead of realizing it’s a thread woven throughout our lives. Whatever your current situation is- broke, stumbling in your […]

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Write drunk, edit sober

Watch this post on YouTube! The other day I was working on a podcast episode, but didn’t have much time. Working on the material went smooth but when it came time for me to record…uhhh not so smooth. I had to re-record over and over & every time I messed up, I got more pissed […]

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New advice…old filter

Watch this post on YouTube! You know that person who gets advice from everyone yet does nothing with it other than get even more advice? I’ve been that person… The reason why you never move up, stay broke, are overweight, or get right back into the same kind of relationship you fought to leave is […]

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What IS grind?

Watch this post on YouTube! “Get on your grind…” “Rise & Grind!” “I’m on my grind…” Grind has become a household word, but what IS grind? Grind is what’s left over once your fight is gone… See, when you first started your podcast, weight loss program, sales career, newfound faith, or get out of debt […]

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Hard is manageable

Watch this blog on YouTube! Sometimes in the course of the conversation I’ll tell people that I ran 5-6 miles before coming to work & they’re like, “NO WAY I could do that!” At one time I was that way too. Initially hard for me was just getting up early…then hard was running 1 mile…then […]

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2 words limiting your success

Watch this on YouTube! It’s been said that a person’s success can usually be measured by the number of difficult conversations he’s willing to have… Think about that one… The areas where you’ve been successful were probably due to you leaning into difficult conversations… & the areas where you’ve failed are due to running away […]

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