Why “I’ll Prove You Wrong” Doesn’t Work

Why “I’ll Prove You Wrong” Doesn’t Work

We’ve all seen the memes ~ “My greatest motivation is people who don’t believe in me”. Is it really though? 


I let myself get motivated by the desire to prove others wrong for over a decade and guess what? It didn’t work. When you try to achieve greatness from a place of negativity it does three things. First…

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The Truth About Leveling Up

The Truth About Leveling Up

At the beginning of 2021 when everyone was claiming a specific word for the year, the one that came to me was up-level. (I mean, it’s not technically a word but who am I to argue with Jesus ya know?)


I liked the word a lot. 2020 transformed my life and I knew that if up-level was my word for 2021 then dang, I had better buckle up. There was one thing I didn’t foresee in my excitement about what was to come. I’ll admit, it caught me off guard. To be honest, it did more than that. It nearly made me quit on everything I had built over the last year and here’s why…

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The Price of Success

The Price of Success

A year has passed already. Have you ever had a conversation affect you so profoundly that you can look back and pinpoint that moment in your past as THE moment that changed the course of your entire future? I have one of those and it happened exactly one year ago today.


It’s taken me a year to really talk about it because this was one of the hardest moments of my life. In fact...

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You’ve got to pick a direction for your decisions

You’ve got to pick a direction for your decisions

Many years ago I sat in a business seminar and the speaker said something to the effect of, “You can’t go North and South at the same time.” What she was referring to was choice. 


“You can choose to make excuses or you can choose to go to work and get results” she said. Those words stuck with me and even today I find myself thinking them over and feeling grateful for the choices I’ve made. You see…

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Your life could change in a year...here's how mine did!

Your life could change in a year...here's how mine did!
March 2020 I could never have predicted what my life would look like a year from then. I was overworked, exhausted, on the verge of a nervous breakdown, and wondering if I would ever succeed. What I didn’t realize then…
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