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Head, Heart, and Hands

Head, Heart, and Hands. You’ve got all three, and so does everyone else. Sometimes, without meaning too, we can focus too much of our time and energy on just one aspect of who we are, neglecting what it means to be human. We are human beings. Not human doings. From personal development to transformational leadership.

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Starving, Excruciating, and Fair

Tracy and I have banned a few words from use by our three kids (12, 9, & 7) to use when describing their personal situation or present difficulty. In our household starving, excruciating, and the phrase “it is not fair” are not permitted.

Life is hard. Life is good.

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Just the right amount of throttle.

I love motorcycle riding analogies. I hope it’s my love of the open road, but maybe it’s just my simple mind. Either way, here’s another. If you ride, you know the importance of balancing the road speed with your bike’s engine speed for the most optimal performance. When out of balance, you feel the machine.

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Pulled by vision, Pushed by pain

Often we are either pulled by vision or pushed by pain. It has been my experience that I can sometimes switch between the two, or even be driven by pain until I develop a clear vision. This is true in much of life and in business. As for business, there is profit to be had.

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A little root, a destructive path.

This weekend my son and I were working in the yard when we uncovered a massive root that appeared to grow between the bricks of our planter and under the back section of the patio. We were both surprised at how big it was as it snaked its way through layers of brick and concrete,.

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Look right, go right. But be sure to steer left.

I have been riding motorcycles most of my life. And one of the early lessons I learned (painfully, I might add) was the idea that if you look right, you’ll go right. And if you look left, well you guessed it; you’ll go left. Especially at highway speeds and around sharp corners. What made this.

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Successful People Start Before They Feel Ready

In 1966, a dyslexic sixteen-year-old boy dropped out of school. With the help of a friend, he started a magazine for students and made money by selling advertisements to local businesses. With only a little bit of money to get started, he ran the operation out of the crypt inside a local church. from Pocket.

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