Tag: Motivation

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When The Going Gets Tough…

When The Going Gets Tough…

Many years ago I completed my first MS 100. It’s a two-day, 100-mile bike ride to raise money for Multiple Sclerosis. I had barely trained, so completing the first day was a hard-won and very satisfying accomplishment. I was ready for Day 2 with a sense of optimism and confidence that I would actually be [...]

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The Power of Declaring Your Purpose

The Power of Declaring Your Purpose

Every few years I reconsider my purpose. Each time I am reminded of two things. First, few people achieve clarity of purpose without working hard for it. Said another way, your purpose doesn’t usually just come to you out of thin air. The best reason I can come up with for why purpose is so [...]

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Are You Challenging Yourself Enough?

Are You Challenging Yourself Enough?

If you are a living, breathing human being, you have already likely faced many challenges and have many more to come. Some challenges you consciously chose.  Others were brought on by circumstances out of your conscious control. Yet regardless of the source, with each challenge you have faced and will face comes a tremendous opportunity [...]

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Why Setting Expectations Can Backfire

Following is a guest post by Garret Kramer, author of Stillpower: Excellence with Ease in Sports and Life. His revolutionary approach to performance has transformed the careers of professionals athletes and coaches, Olympians, and collegiate players. Kramer’s work has been featured on WFAN, ESPN, Fox, and CTV, as well as in national publications such as [...]

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The Urge to Lead

Since Lolly Daskal and I launched our You Matter Radio Show  in January 2010 we have interviewed an amazing array of truly bright, inspired and inspiring people from around the world.  Our interviews are a way for us to inquire into the limitless ways people are making a difference by leveraging their unique passions, talents [...]

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