How to Know If a Mentor Can Help You

4 Keys to Knowing If You Need a Coach Over the past few months I have made some decisions that have changed the trajectory of my life. It has been exciting and terrifying all at the same time. Yet, I[…]

Oh Lord, it’s Hard to be Humble… (Part 9)

Humble people are amazing. They’re so confident, yet, they don’t need to say a word about themselves. You already know how competent, how accomplished they are. You automatically look up to them, just because it’s so cool how they don’t need to say a word to stand out in a crowd. Wouldn’t it be amazing to be one of those genuinely humble success stories?

Oh Lord, It’s Hard to be Humble… (Part 8)

The world needs humble people. Are you one of them? If so, it’s time to examine a whole slew of creative tips for building a humble attitude. We are told to have the same attitude as Christ. It is interesting to me that the one who had the right to be proud and arrogant (He was perfect in every way…) was the most humble.

Oh Lord, It’s Hard to be Humble… (Part 7)

7 Things You Should be Doing to Practice Being Humble Hey Diligent Leaders!  Today I want to talk to you about the practice of being Humble.  It’s not enough to simply say you are humble you have to practice being[…]

3 Components of Consistent Creativity

I’m convinced everyone is creative. We live in a created place, made by a creator, to have His same creativity. You just have to tap into the creative process. Creativity is a gift to be used to bring about your[…]

I Just Can’t Wait To Be King!!!

I just finished listening to Andy Stanley’s Leadership Podcast. I highly recommend you subscribe and listen to it consistently. In his latest podcast he talked about the dangers of autonomy. As soon as he started I remembered a scene from[…]

49 things in 49 years

Today I turn 49 years of age.  I woke up in the Grand Hotel on Mackinac Island in the Mackinac straits on lake huron.  Pretty amazing life for a kid that went through second grade twice (I think I liked[…]

Power of Presence

It was about 7:30am on an amazingly beautiful spring day. My wife was laying on table in an operating room.  Our third child was coming and due to complication with our first, Vicki (my wife) had to have a C-section.[…]

Don’t Let Memories Steal Reality-5 Ways to Keep Memories-Memories

The other day we went by our first apartment we lived in 30 years ago. My heart sank when I saw the dilapidated old house. It was run down and probably needs to be condemned and demolished. My memory of[…]