Tag: elevation

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,...

How to Elevate Yourself to the Next Level

Most people search for the way to become successful overnight, but there is no way to do it overnight.  It takes constant and consistent grind to become successful.  So what are some ways that you can elevate yourself to get to the next level and be successful?  The goal...

First Weekend of March

1. The Secretary of Defense, James Mattis, has a library of over 7,000 books! James Mattis served in the Marine Corps for 44 years.  He was retired for 3 years before becoming the current Secretary of Defense.  He currently has a library of over 7,000 books.  When you hear...

Book Review: Make Your Bed

This Friday I was fortunate to finish my course I was attending and able to fly back home.  I didn’t want to waste my time, so I bought a book and finished it on the flight.  The book Make Your Bed: Little Things That Can Change Your Life…And Maybe...

Book Review: How to Win Friends and Influence People

So instead of posting what I learned over the weekend, I wanted to write a review of this book to show everyone how amazing and important this book really is.  This is the kind of book I will read and read and read again because the principles are so...

What I learned over the weekend…

This weekend forced me into doing some research.  This weekend we are dealing with the government shutting down.  This shutdown effects over 800,000 federal employees.  Because the government shutdown, I had to do research to see what would happen next and how it effects my family and I. 1. ...

Top 3 Things I Learned Over the Weekend…

Attention to Detail     So, last week I looked at my homework assignments due and I saw that there was no Chapter 1 homework, but there was Chapter 2 homework.  I assumed that I had no homework due that first week; however, I did not look at everything.  The...

What I learned from this weekend

The goal is for every Monday to pass 3 things I learned over the weekend.  I believe that if you don’t learn something new each day, then you have wasted your day.  Over the weekend, we tend to relax and let our minds calm down instead of continuing to...