How to Get Outside of Your Comfort Zone

We are obsessed with making progress.  Progress in our personal lives, progress as a society, progress on how to continue advancing and progress on taking care of Earth.  How do we continue making such progress?  It’s not by standing still or staying inside our comfort zone.  If you only...

My Climb to the Top of Mt. Fuji

While I was on my operation this past month, I was afforded the opportunity to climb Mt. Fuji.  Mt. Fuji is the tallest mountain in Japan.  It was on my bucket list for next year; however, you can’t pass up the opportunity.  Luckily, it was right before mountain week...

Your Mindset is Everything

Do you ever wonder why you haven’t achieved your goals?  Why you haven’t started working toward your goals? Why you’re always making excuses?  Your mind is not right.  Your mindset will dictate your progress in your life.  Your mindset will control the narrative of your life.  You hold the...

Officially a Certified Life Coach

I want to first and foremost apologize that I have not been able to create new content recently.  I usually don’t talk about the Marine Corps experiences, but this month I’ve been away on an operation and I don’t have much time to focus on my blog or have...

Take a Leap of Faith

Sometimes we have to take a leap of faith.  So many times, we crave some sort of security in everything that we do.  We’re afraid to make a decision or go a certain direction if we don’t know what is going to happen or what that outcome will be. ...

Stop Making Excuses!

Humans are ambitious creatures and we all have enormous dreams.  And because we have such enormous dreams, we get a lot of negative feedback, we get caught up in challenges and face many obstacles.  And when we reach these issues, we begin to make excuses on how it’s a...

How to Become Successful Overnight

The burning question that everyone has for anyone who is successful, for any life coach or for any mentor is: How do I become successful overnight?  What is the quickest and easiest way to become successful?  Typically, people are underwhelmed with the answer.  There is no way to magically...

Maximize Your Time and Develop Your Skill Set

Whether you are aware or not, everyone has their own philosophy which comes from their values.  It’s just hard to put into words and explain it to people sometimes.  What got me through my life as a teenager and as I grew up in the military were 1. Maximize...

Success Requires Sacrifice

In order to be successful and reach our fullest potential, we must be willing to make sacrifices.  Period.  A lot of the time, that sacrifice involves time.  You have to be willing to give up time sleeping, in order to continue studying for the exam, gaining more experience or...

Book Review: TED Talks

In order to be the best at your craft, you have to get obsessed with the journey.  That’s why I chose to read this book. TED talks are great educational videos that help relay a specific message. I knew this book would help me in my current work environment,...