Let Success Be Your Noise

Let Success Be Your Noise

Before I date myself too much, I’m 46 years old…so I’m going to reference one of my favorite TV commercial lines from the early 90’s from the famed 70 year old one-armed pushup actor Jack Palance. “Confidence is very sexy.” Confidence is not only sexy – it’s...
A Growth Mindset

A Growth Mindset

I often believe the ‘early career’ people in our office think I’m completely insane. I walk around talking about “goodness vs greatness”, “attitude. effort. actions”, or my favorite phrase of all – “don’t be in the story of what should have been, be in the deep...
You Own You

You Own You

I’m re-reading my favorite book of all time for at least the 10th time; Wooden on Leadership by John Wooden. Likely the most decorated sporting coach in history and perhaps the most underrated teacher of how to embed his coaching principles into ones daily life. Coach...
Find A Way

Find A Way

The business I’m in is tough. That said, there are levels of professional toughness that far exceed the work I’m in…an oil rigger is tough; physically taxing and long hours in hostile environments. Tough would also describe a lumberjack; working outdoors in a variety...