Happy New Year! I woke up on new year’s morning with a grateful heart and a big grin on my face. My alma mater, Texas Christian University is playing in the CFP National Championship game against a very strong Georgia football team. We got here for a lot of reasons. Our new coaching staff and […]Read More
I just returned from a two-week holiday in South Africa and Zimbabwe. It was an amazing, thrilling and reflective time for me. I purposefully unplugged from my iPhone and iPad. This trip has been on my bucket list for a long time. I wanted to ensure that I was present so that I could immerse […]Read More Culture, Leadership, self-awareness
Commitments! What are You Committed to?
I am privileged to know a remarkable young man, Roger Stewart-Frederick. Roger is a personal trainer at my health club. He is also the wrestling coach at a prestigious high school in the D.C. area, an accomplished Roman Greco and freestyle wrestler who competed on the world stage. Roger has succeeded in life despite being […]Read More commitment, Roger Stewart-Frederick, wrestling
Do you play the victim or hero in the way you lead your life. An inspiring story!
Do you play the victim or the hero in the way you lead your life? Are you just surviving or are you thriving as a leader? Does fear grip you from doing what you want to do? Do you take responsibility for your actions or do you blame others for your circumstances? Answers to […]Read More Amanda Lindhout
Late last month the world lost a wonderful human being…Arnold Palmer. Not only was Mr. Palmer one of golf’s greatest professionals, he was more importantly a kind, compassionate, morally centered family man, business icon and philanthropist. During the week of the Ryder Cup, they honored Mr. Palmer and interviewed iconic personalities asking them to describe Arnold in one […]Read More Arnold Palmer, Character, Integrity, Leadership, Moral
Doing what is right? That is what Leaders do…all the time.
Sunday the International Olympic Committee President, Thomas Bach, made the decision to NOT ban the entirety of Russian athletes from the Summer Olympics even after reviewing evidence the entire state of Russia was cheating and doping their athletes intentionally to win medals at the previous Olympic games. The decision is another dark spot on sport […]Read More Leadership, Values
Leadership is an Inside Game
“Only by knowing yourself can you become an effective leader”? Vince Lombardi, one of the NFL’s greatest coaches built his success as a person, coach and leader on this simple yet profound statement. For him, and for all of us it begins with self-knowledge and a key understanding of our core values and who […]Read More