Tag Archive: motivation

Jan 31

How Do You Prepare for Adversity?

  “No matter how bad things are, you can always make things worse.” ― Randy Pausch, The Last Lecture Can you be prepared for adversity? Can anyone be ready to face life’s toughest challenges? Will you be able to confidently say that you are prepared for just about anything that life may throw at you? …

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Jan 06

How to Make the Most of the New Year

“Tomorrow, is the first blank page of a 365 page book. Write a good one.” ― Brad Paisley   Making the most of the new year Now that a new year is upon us you’ve probably started formulating your new year’s resolutions (if you haven’t yet). You’re probably very excited to replace some of those bad …

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Nov 23

It’s Not the Lack of Resource, It’s About Being Resourceful

“Just because a door appears closed it does not mean that it is locked – nor that it will not open with the right heart, call or touch” ― Rasheed Ogunlaru The Value of Being Resourceful In 2009, my team and I were laid off after our account decided to move to a different provider. …

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Nov 04

Progress as Motivation: You Can Always Do Better!

  “I am a slow walker, but I never walk back.” ― Abraham Lincoln The Value of Progress I’ve been blogging for more that two years and I’ve got to say, it’s been a hell of a ride!  It was a cold February night and I was contemplating on whether or not to push through …

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Sep 23

(VIDEO) The Key to Work-Life Balance

How to achieve Work-Life Balance For working moms and dads, having work-life balance is a must but the demands of work can be so overwhelming that we struggle to find time to spend with the kids which begs the question: “Is work-life balance possible?” It’s a simple question yet very difficult to answer.  We spend majority …

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Sep 15

10 Cruel Facts About Life No One Wants to Admit

  “To live is the rarest thing in the world. Most people exist, that is all.” ― Oscar Wilde   The Brutal Facts About Life you hate to admit  I was a college student when the movie Forrest Gump came out and I’ve considered this movie as one of my favorites of all time since …

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Sep 06

(VIDEO) How to Overcome Adversity

How do you overcome adversity? When a friend goes through difficulties, we often tell them that “it’s going to be alright” or “just stay positive” maybe to comfort them or give them hope but do we really apply our advice when the tables are turned? It’s not easy to overcome adversity because sometimes it can …

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Oct 07

How to Use Hate as Motivation

“Nothing in the world is worth having or worth doing unless it means effort, pain, difficulty… I have never in my life envied a human being who led an easy life. I have envied a great many people who led difficult lives and led them well.” ― Theodore Roosevelt If you read my blog regularly, …

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