It’s inevitable. We’re going to get knocked down. We’re going to get our hearts broken. We’re going to feel hurt. But don’t ever confuse that with failure. Failure is not trying. Learn what you must. Shed a tear. Trust in your friends. And then get right back up. And always Keep Swinging.
Life is all about focusing on what you have and not on what you’re missing. Growing up, I quickly learned that lamenting not having four full limbs was counterproductive. I was more interested in what I HAVE – a good left leg, a good mind, a gift of gab. And of course, three prosthetics to […]
I love that this week’s AMOtivational Monday falls on the day I’m a year older. I firmly believe you learn something new every day – about yourself or the world around you – and that certainly holds true over a full year. Sometimes lessons even come months or years AFTER the fact. Within this past […]
Spring cleaning is great, as you saw in the collage I posted last week. But have you ever done a spring cleaning mentally? In other words, de-cluttered yourself of doubt, fear, anger, guilt, lack of self-confidence? Try it. Clean all that junk out! And then be the champion you know you are. Nothing can stop […]
I had some key lessons reinforced last week: -Pay attention to details – little things can add up. -You’re not going to change people – you can teach, you can demonstrate, you can even implore. Ultimately you have to lead. And that’s all you can control. v-Communication is critical – so many misunderstandings would never […]