Remarkable

There is no shame in being second with Art. Art isn’t a race. Arts ending and beginning are the same: there is an idea that needs to be shared. Sameness, on the other hand, is a race you can win. We’re usually motivated by greed, and the faster we replicate a mundane experience, the faster […]

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The Truth about Focus

We spend so much time searching for the secret that will change our lives forever. We read book after book. We download resource after resource. We refine our vision and purpose, over and over again. This is a cycle. My advice is always the same. Avoid the pronouns and dig into the specifics. Identify your […]

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Capable of Success

Success maybe more about being capable of the vision than simply achieving it. Sometimes, we focus on the end goal, and bypass the knowledge and skill set that make you able to achieve the success that you have envisioned. Success is the byproduct of commitment and hard work. It is defined at the personal level; […]

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Comfort and Safety

If it feels comfortable and safe go further. Move to the edge of your efforts. Pour everything into your growth, your vision, your journey to great things. Everything else is just the warm-up. Get going and do not look back.

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Changes

Change your grip on your world. Change the points where you’re holding onto negative experiences as your identity. Change your grasp of new knowledge and tech that can make your job easier. Change your routine if it’s not serving your purpose and liberating your spirit. The caveat is, your goal shouldn’t be change for change’s […]

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Freedom

Sometimes we cling to our job titles and descriptions at our own peril. Don’t get me wrong, roles can help define boundaries and clear-up expectations, but living a role to the point you close your outlook to the potential and possibilities of new experiences and new opportunities is a one-way ticket to the mundane and […]

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Commitment

Life’s better when you bet on yourself. Your soul, your work, and your art needs your confidence and unwavering commitment to excellence. I used to have a lot of trouble spelling the word commitment. I couldn’t figure out the exact number of M’s and T’s. One day, when I had enough, I took out a […]

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The Reward

Waiting for the perfect day to start your journey is waiting for a day that may never arrive. Your best option is to start the 5K while no one is watching. Start the book when it’s noisy and there is no opportunity for peace. Get going when the weather is cloudy and a there is […]

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Wednesday

If you are you waiting around for an epic turn of events to motivate you to do your best, I ask. Why isn’t today that day? Sometimes our greatest obstacle is the little voice in our heads telling us tomorrow is a better day to start than today, or we wait and wait on lightning […]

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Glossy

The drive to be as glossy as all of the other flashy artists and entrepreneurs puts you on pace to be the same as everyone else. If flashy is your game then move to that edge and follow the path of certainty. If remarkable and awesome is your goal. Dig-in, make a difference, and change […]

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